The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 29 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 5 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.91% 6.98% 6.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 12.93% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 17
Average salary £57,500 £100,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £65,000 £76,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
Derivative
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
80 116 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 46.51% 53.95% 55.16%
Number of salaries quoted 65 114 109
Average salary £60,000 £77,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £130,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Derivative
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the Canary Wharf region.

Derivative Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Derivative
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Derivative across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Derivative Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Derivative also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Derivative.

1 8 (57.14%) Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Investment Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
4 5 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (35.71%) Equities
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) UNIX
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) OOD
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
6 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Scala
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Big Data
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) EMIR
7 2 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (14.29%) Functional Programming
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Derivative also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Investment Banking
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Scala Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior UNIX Support
4 1 (7.14%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Akka
1 2 (14.29%) WPF
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) Swing
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
2 1 (7.14%) LINQ
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) Ext JS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (35.71%) Equities
3 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
4 2 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (7.14%) Equity Risk
5 1 (7.14%) Clustering
5 1 (7.14%) Replication
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience
5 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) OO
1 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) OOD
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Greeks
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) EMIR
1 2 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Sybase
1 1 (7.14%) Sun