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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 17 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 6 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.98% 1.64% 4.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.64% 2.89% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £85,000 £90,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £84,000 £65,500
10% offered a salary of more than £132,000 £90,000 £106,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+45.45% +10.00%
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
44 173 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 51.16% 56.72% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 130 79
Average salary £61,250 £90,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.94% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £60,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,500 £110,000 £110,000
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 27 January 2015.

Derivative Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Scala
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) EMIR
4 2 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Akka
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 2 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
5 1 (12.50%) Equities
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Sybase
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Front Office
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Scala Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Support
4 1 (12.50%) Senior UNIX Support
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
1 2 (25.00%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Equity Derivative
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Equity Risk
3 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (12.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (12.50%) Market Making
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Scala
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) EMIR
1 2 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase
1 1 (12.50%) Sun