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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 19 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 9 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.32% 1.49% 7.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.52% 2.84% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 19
Average salary £80,000 £90,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £90,000 £84,000
10% offered a salary of more than £126,000 £90,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +16.66%
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
58 141 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 47.15% 52.42% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 50 111 110
Average salary £62,500 £81,250 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £60,000 £50,450
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £110,000 £101,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 2015.

Derivative Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (55.56%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Equities
3 3 (33.33%) Scala
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Akka
4 2 (22.22%) EMIR
4 2 (22.22%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (11.11%) Market Making
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior UNIX Support
3 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) WPF
1 2 (22.22%) Akka
2 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
2 1 (11.11%) LINQ
2 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (33.33%) Equities
3 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 1 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (11.11%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) OO
1 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Market Making
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) Scala
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) EMIR
1 2 (22.22%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase
1 1 (11.11%) Sun