The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Credit Derivative in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Credit Derivative over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Credit Derivatives
Rank 300 288 259
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Permanent jobs citing Credit Derivative 13 46 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.83% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 44 62
Average salary £56,250 £66,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -
Credit 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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4595 5554 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.97% 46.67% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3961 4744 4850
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Credit Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Credit Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Credit Derivative
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Credit Derivative across the City of London region.

Credit Derivative Salary Trend in the City of London

Credit Derivative
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Credit Derivative across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Credit Derivative Salary Histogram in the City of London

Credit Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Credit 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 Credit Derivative.

1 24 (82.76%) Derivative
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) Fixed Income
4 13 (44.83%) Front Office
5 11 (37.93%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) Banking
6 10 (34.48%) UNIX
7 9 (31.03%) Java
7 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle
9 5 (17.24%) VBA
9 5 (17.24%) Windows
9 5 (17.24%) OO
9 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (17.24%) Data Management
9 5 (17.24%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
10 4 (13.79%) Market Risk
10 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
10 4 (13.79%) Degree
10 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.79%) Sybase
11 3 (10.34%) .NET
11 3 (10.34%) C#
11 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
11 3 (10.34%) Workflow
11 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.34%) Hibernate

Credit Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Credit 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 Credit Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Global One
1 1 (3.45%) Summit
1 1 (3.45%) Tesseract
1 1 (3.45%) Minerva
1 1 (3.45%) Sentinel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) Data Mart
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 13 (44.83%) Front Office
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) French Language
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Applications Support
4 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) UNIX Support
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Flex Developer
8 1 (3.45%) IT Support
8 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Production Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Market Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Summit Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Murex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
2 3 (10.34%) Spring
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) RESTful
3 2 (6.90%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) CORBA
4 1 (3.45%) FpML
4 1 (3.45%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (82.76%) Derivative
2 14 (48.28%) Fixed Income
3 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
4 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (13.79%) Market Risk
6 3 (10.34%) Credit Risk
7 2 (6.90%) Equities
7 2 (6.90%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (3.45%) Statistics
8 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.45%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (3.45%) Economics
8 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
8 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) UNIX
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
2 5 (17.24%) OO
2 5 (17.24%) Data Management
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Workflow
3 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Greeks
5 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.45%) BDD
5 1 (3.45%) Stochastic Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) VBA
4 3 (10.34%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Basel II
1 2 (6.90%) COREP
1 2 (6.90%) FINREP
2 1 (3.45%) IAS 39
2 1 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Basel III
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Sybase
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Murex
3 1 (3.45%) Misys
3 1 (3.45%) Fidessa
3 1 (3.45%) IONA
3 1 (3.45%) Charles River
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) thinkFolio