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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 95 130 66
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -64
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 198 214 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.97% 2.06% 3.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.14% 4.60% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 179 199 347
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £93,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +37.14%
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
3225 4653 5112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.31% 44.80% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2835 3944 4307
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

Derivative Salary Histogram in the City of London

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 320 (76.01%) Finance
2 176 (41.81%) Fixed Income
3 150 (35.63%) SQL
4 149 (35.39%) Banking
5 143 (33.97%) Equities
6 122 (28.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 116 (27.55%) Front Office
8 114 (27.08%) Investment Banking
9 104 (24.70%) Back Office
10 101 (23.99%) Unix
11 100 (23.75%) Java
12 79 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
13 77 (18.29%) Asset Management
13 77 (18.29%) Windows
14 76 (18.05%) Oracle
15 75 (17.81%) C#
16 68 (16.15%) Linux
17 65 (15.44%) Equity Derivative
17 65 (15.44%) Portfolio Management
18 59 (14.01%) Degree
18 59 (14.01%) .NET
19 58 (13.78%) C++
19 58 (13.78%) SDLC
20 57 (13.54%) Fund Accounting
21 52 (12.35%) QA
21 52 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
22 49 (11.64%) Investment Management
23 48 (11.40%) Risk Management
24 44 (10.45%) Project Management
25 42 (9.98%) Bloomberg

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (2.14%) MQSeries
2 7 (1.66%) Apache
3 3 (0.71%) Node.js
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.24%) Confluence
5 1 (0.24%) GemFire
5 1 (0.24%) JBoss
5 1 (0.24%) SAS
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.95%) Mathematica
2 4 (0.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (7.84%) thinkFolio
2 29 (6.89%) SimCorp Dimension
3 8 (1.90%) IntelliMatch
4 5 (1.19%) Summit
5 4 (0.95%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.71%) Advent Geneva
6 3 (0.71%) Algo Collateral
7 1 (0.24%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.24%) GitHub
1 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.19%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.48%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.98%) Crystal Reports
2 36 (8.55%) SQL Server
3 25 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (4.28%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
5 16 (3.80%) BusinessObjects XI
6 14 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 14 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.90%) MySQL
8 8 (1.90%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.43%) QlikView
11 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.48%) DB2
12 2 (0.48%) Informix
12 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.48%) OLAP
12 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (3.80%) SpecFlow
1 16 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 14 (3.33%) FitNesse
3 10 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 7 (1.66%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.66%) Selenium
5 5 (1.19%) JIRA
6 3 (0.71%) MSTest
6 3 (0.71%) QADirector
6 3 (0.71%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.48%) JUnit
7 2 (0.48%) Maven
7 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.24%) Flexmojos
8 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.24%) Grunt
8 1 (0.24%) Mockito
8 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 320 (76.01%) Finance
2 149 (35.39%) Banking
3 116 (27.55%) Front Office
4 114 (27.08%) Investment Banking
5 104 (24.70%) Back Office
6 18 (4.28%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.90%) Advertising
7 8 (1.90%) Legal
8 5 (1.19%) Retail
9 3 (0.71%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) Marketing
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (33.49%) Developer
2 130 (30.88%) Analyst
3 67 (15.91%) Business Analyst
4 54 (12.83%) Java Developer
5 36 (8.55%) Consultant
6 35 (8.31%) Applications Support
7 34 (8.08%) Senior Developer
8 33 (7.84%) C# Developer
9 27 (6.41%) C++ Developer
10 24 (5.70%) Senior Analyst
11 23 (5.46%) Support Analyst
12 21 (4.99%) Business Consultant
13 20 (4.75%) Team Leader
14 19 (4.51%) Applications Support Analyst
14 19 (4.51%) QA Analyst
14 19 (4.51%) Software Developer
15 18 (4.28%) Senior Business Consultant
15 18 (4.28%) Senior Consultant
16 16 (3.80%) Software Consultant
17 15 (3.56%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (14.01%) .NET
2 28 (6.65%) XML
3 22 (5.23%) Web Services
4 21 (4.99%) Spring
5 20 (4.75%) ASP.NET
6 19 (4.51%) FIX Protocol
7 14 (3.33%) Gherkin
7 14 (3.33%) HTML
7 14 (3.33%) WPF
8 11 (2.61%) STL
9 10 (2.38%) Hibernate
10 9 (2.14%) WCF
11 8 (1.90%) JDBC
11 8 (1.90%) SOAP
12 7 (1.66%) XSLT
13 5 (1.19%) FpML
13 5 (1.19%) HTML5
13 5 (1.19%) MFC
13 5 (1.19%) NumPy
14 4 (0.95%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 176 (41.81%) Fixed Income
2 143 (33.97%) Equities
3 122 (28.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 65 (15.44%) Equity Derivative
5 52 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (7.36%) Hedge funds
7 30 (7.13%) Computer Science
8 26 (6.18%) Reference Data
9 24 (5.70%) Market Risk
10 17 (4.04%) Credit Derivative
10 17 (4.04%) Credit Risk
11 16 (3.80%) Client/Server
11 16 (3.80%) Mathematics
12 15 (3.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 13 (3.09%) Contract for Difference
14 8 (1.90%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.90%) Economics
15 6 (1.43%) Management Information System
15 6 (1.43%) STB
15 6 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 101 (23.99%) Unix
2 77 (18.29%) Windows
3 68 (16.15%) Linux
4 14 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 13 (3.09%) Solaris
6 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (18.29%) Asset Management
3 65 (15.44%) Portfolio Management
4 58 (13.78%) SDLC
5 57 (13.54%) Fund Accounting
6 49 (11.64%) Investment Management
7 48 (11.40%) Risk Management
8 44 (10.45%) Project Management
9 39 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 35 (8.31%) Multithreading
11 33 (7.84%) Business Analysis
12 31 (7.36%) Analytics
13 30 (7.13%) Scrum
14 29 (6.89%) Electronic Trading
15 26 (6.18%) Data Modelling
16 24 (5.70%) Workflow
17 23 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (5.46%) Test Automation
17 23 (5.46%) Use Case
18 22 (5.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 150 (35.63%) SQL
2 100 (23.75%) Java
3 75 (17.81%) C#
4 58 (13.78%) C++
5 40 (9.50%) Python
6 31 (7.36%) Perl
7 19 (4.51%) Shell Script
8 17 (4.04%) C
9 15 (3.56%) Scala
10 12 (2.85%) VBA
11 10 (2.38%) JavaScript
12 9 (2.14%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.43%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.19%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.19%) R
14 5 (1.19%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.19%) VC++
15 3 (0.71%) Pascal
15 3 (0.71%) VB
16 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (14.01%) Degree
2 11 (2.61%) ISEB
3 8 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.48%) CFA
5 1 (0.24%) IIBA
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.24%) PhD
5 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (12.35%) QA
2 24 (5.70%) MiFID
3 13 (3.09%) EMIR
4 12 (2.85%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (1.19%) Basel III
6 4 (0.95%) COREP
6 4 (0.95%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.95%) FINREP
7 2 (0.48%) Basel II
7 2 (0.48%) SDET
8 1 (0.24%) FATCA
8 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (4.75%) Control-M
2 12 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (2.38%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.95%) Netcool
5 1 (0.24%) Ansible
5 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.24%) Mesos
5 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (18.05%) Oracle
2 42 (9.98%) Bloomberg
3 32 (7.60%) Murex
4 30 (7.13%) Charles River
4 30 (7.13%) Microsoft
4 30 (7.13%) SimCorp
5 29 (6.89%) Eze Castle Integration
6 23 (5.46%) Sybase
7 16 (3.80%) Informatica
7 16 (3.80%) SunGard
8 9 (2.14%) Calypso
9 8 (1.90%) HP
10 6 (1.43%) Remedy
11 5 (1.19%) Reuters
11 5 (1.19%) Sun
12 4 (0.95%) Advent
13 3 (0.71%) Intel
13 3 (0.71%) ION Trading
13 3 (0.71%) IONA
13 3 (0.71%) Misys
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per month + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive Salary and Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + plus package/bonus including free travel
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Theta Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40k - £55k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago