The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 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 Derivative over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 84 94 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -42
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 293 359 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.92% 2.82% 4.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.93% 6.08% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 264 308 473
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +2.27%
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
4228 5909 5587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.15% 46.46% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3493 4887 4765
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Derivative
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Derivative Salary Trend in the City of London

Derivative
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Derivative across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Derivative Salary Histogram in the City of London

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 266 (53.41%) Finance
2 234 (46.99%) Front Office
3 174 (34.94%) Fixed Income
4 163 (32.73%) Equities
5 133 (26.71%) Banking
6 128 (25.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 124 (24.90%) SQL
8 119 (23.90%) Java
9 118 (23.69%) Agile Software Development
10 108 (21.69%) C#
11 87 (17.47%) Investment Banking
12 83 (16.67%) Degree
13 76 (15.26%) Asset Management
14 69 (13.86%) Equity Derivative
15 68 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
16 66 (13.25%) Python
17 64 (12.85%) .NET
18 63 (12.65%) Back Office
19 62 (12.45%) Linux
20 60 (12.05%) SQL Server
21 58 (11.65%) TDD
22 57 (11.45%) Risk Management
22 57 (11.45%) Business Analysis
23 55 (11.04%) UNIX
24 52 (10.44%) C++
25 51 (10.24%) Multithreading
26 50 (10.04%) VBA
27 47 (9.44%) Investment Management
28 44 (8.84%) Project Management
29 41 (8.23%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (1.81%) MQSeries
2 8 (1.61%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.80%) JBoss
5 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.60%) Confluence
5 3 (0.60%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.40%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.40%) CMS
6 2 (0.40%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.40%) SAS
7 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.20%) Apache
7 1 (0.20%) GemFire
7 1 (0.20%) Mule
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.20%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.61%) Mathematica
3 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (5.62%) thinkFolio
2 11 (2.21%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (1.00%) LatentZero
3 5 (1.00%) Summit
4 4 (0.80%) LongView
4 4 (0.80%) Front Arena
5 3 (0.60%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 2 (0.40%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.40%) Algo Collateral
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.20%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.40%) Force.com
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.61%) Firewall
2 11 (2.21%) EIGRP
2 11 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (2.21%) OSPF
2 11 (2.21%) Multicast
3 9 (1.81%) BGP
4 8 (1.61%) VPN
5 6 (1.20%) Broadband
6 5 (1.00%) Internet
6 5 (1.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.80%) DHCP
7 4 (0.80%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (0.80%) HSRP
8 3 (0.60%) LDAP
9 2 (0.40%) LAN
9 2 (0.40%) Network Security
9 2 (0.40%) DMVPN
10 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.20%) Packet Switching
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.01%) KDB
3 13 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (2.61%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.20%) Data Mart
6 6 (1.20%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.80%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.80%) Big Data
8 4 (0.80%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.60%) HBase
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.60%) PowerCenter
9 3 (0.60%) DB2
9 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (2.61%) JIRA
2 12 (2.41%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.21%) NUnit
3 11 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (2.01%) FitNesse
4 10 (2.01%) Cucumber
4 10 (2.01%) SpecFlow
4 10 (2.01%) JUnit
5 8 (1.61%) Maven
5 8 (1.61%) Moq
6 7 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.60%) Subversion
9 2 (0.40%) Ant
9 2 (0.40%) Selenium
9 2 (0.40%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.20%) JsTestDriver
10 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
General
1 266 (53.41%) Finance
2 234 (46.99%) Front Office
3 133 (26.71%) Banking
4 87 (17.47%) Investment Banking
5 63 (12.65%) Back Office
6 20 (4.02%) Legal
7 9 (1.81%) Retail
8 5 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.80%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.60%) Advertising
11 2 (0.40%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.40%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 223 (44.78%) Developer
2 166 (33.33%) Analyst
3 77 (15.46%) Business Analyst
4 61 (12.25%) Java Developer
5 48 (9.64%) C# Developer
6 44 (8.84%) Quantitative Developer
7 38 (7.63%) Support Analyst
8 34 (6.83%) Applications Support
9 31 (6.22%) Project Manager
10 28 (5.62%) Senior Analyst
11 27 (5.42%) Senior Developer
12 25 (5.02%) Excel Developer
13 23 (4.62%) RAD Developer
14 22 (4.42%) VBA Developer
14 22 (4.42%) Excel VBA Developer
15 21 (4.22%) Python Developer
16 18 (3.61%) Senior Business Analyst
16 18 (3.61%) Applications Support Analyst
17 17 (3.41%) Consultant
17 17 (3.41%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (12.85%) .NET
2 31 (6.22%) FIX Protocol
3 21 (4.22%) XML
4 20 (4.02%) ASP.NET
4 20 (4.02%) Web Services
4 20 (4.02%) WPF
5 19 (3.82%) HTML
6 16 (3.21%) Spring
6 16 (3.21%) WCF
7 14 (2.81%) WinForms
8 12 (2.41%) J2EE
9 11 (2.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (2.01%) Gherkin
10 10 (2.01%) STL
11 9 (1.81%) MSMQ
11 9 (1.81%) JMS
11 9 (1.81%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (1.81%) Middleware
11 9 (1.81%) HTML5
11 9 (1.81%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 174 (34.94%) Fixed Income
2 163 (32.73%) Equities
3 128 (25.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 69 (13.86%) Equity Derivative
5 68 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (7.43%) Computer Science
7 29 (5.82%) Hedge funds
8 25 (5.02%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 25 (5.02%) Mathematics
9 24 (4.82%) Credit Derivative
10 15 (3.01%) Market Risk
11 12 (2.41%) Credit Risk
11 12 (2.41%) Client/Server
12 11 (2.21%) Algorithms
13 10 (2.01%) Physics
14 9 (1.81%) Data Structures
15 6 (1.20%) Exotic Derivative
15 6 (1.20%) Statistics
16 5 (1.00%) Hybrid Derivative
16 5 (1.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 62 (12.45%) Linux
2 55 (11.04%) UNIX
3 37 (7.43%) Windows
4 9 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.40%) SUSE
5 2 (0.40%) AIX
6 1 (0.20%) Solaris
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (23.69%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (15.26%) Asset Management
3 58 (11.65%) TDD
4 57 (11.45%) Risk Management
4 57 (11.45%) Business Analysis
5 51 (10.24%) Multithreading
6 47 (9.44%) Investment Management
7 44 (8.84%) Project Management
8 36 (7.23%) Analytics
9 35 (7.03%) Low Latency
10 33 (6.63%) OO
11 29 (5.82%) SDLC
12 28 (5.62%) Portfolio Management
13 26 (5.22%) OOP
13 26 (5.22%) Fund Management
14 25 (5.02%) Unit Testing
14 25 (5.02%) RAD
15 24 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (4.82%) BDD
16 23 (4.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 124 (24.90%) SQL
2 119 (23.90%) Java
3 108 (21.69%) C#
4 66 (13.25%) Python
5 52 (10.44%) C++
6 50 (10.04%) VBA
7 33 (6.63%) Perl
8 28 (5.62%) JavaScript
9 23 (4.62%) Shell Script
10 21 (4.22%) Scala
11 14 (2.81%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.01%) Lua
12 10 (2.01%) Pascal
12 10 (2.01%) VB
13 9 (1.81%) MATLAB
14 8 (1.61%) R
14 8 (1.61%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.41%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.20%) C
17 5 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 83 (16.67%) Degree
2 12 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (1.81%) PMI Certification
3 9 (1.81%) CCNP
3 9 (1.81%) CCNA
4 8 (1.61%) PhD
5 6 (1.20%) ISEB
6 5 (1.00%) PMP
7 3 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.20%) MBA
9 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.20%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.82%) QA
2 16 (3.21%) EMIR
3 12 (2.41%) MiFID
3 12 (2.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (1.00%) COREP
4 5 (1.00%) FINREP
4 5 (1.00%) FATCA
5 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.80%) UCITS
6 2 (0.40%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.40%) Basel III
6 2 (0.40%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.40%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.20%) SLA
7 1 (0.20%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.00%) Control-M
2 2 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.40%) OpenView
Vendors
1 41 (8.23%) Oracle
2 31 (6.22%) Microsoft
3 29 (5.82%) Sybase
4 27 (5.42%) Murex
5 23 (4.62%) Charles River
6 21 (4.22%) Bloomberg
7 17 (3.41%) SimCorp
8 14 (2.81%) TIBCO
8 14 (2.81%) Tradeweb
9 12 (2.41%) Reuters
9 12 (2.41%) Cisco
10 9 (1.81%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.41%) Calypso
11 7 (1.41%) F5
12 5 (1.00%) Fidessa
13 4 (0.80%) HP
13 4 (0.80%) Informatica
13 4 (0.80%) CheckPoint
14 3 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.60%) IONA
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum + Lucrative Bonus + share options
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Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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