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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 80 93 48
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -45
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 304 339 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.14% 2.85% 4.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.97% 6.34% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 267 293 512
Average salary £65,000 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,300 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
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
4360 5344 5880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.99% 44.95% 49.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3603 4386 5176
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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.

1 374 (62.54%) Finance
2 267 (44.65%) Front Office
3 222 (37.12%) Fixed Income
4 202 (33.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 196 (32.78%) Equities
6 187 (31.27%) SQL
7 182 (30.43%) Banking
8 160 (26.76%) Java
9 159 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
10 150 (25.08%) C#
11 117 (19.57%) UNIX
12 112 (18.73%) Investment Banking
13 109 (18.23%) Back Office
14 98 (16.39%) .NET
15 94 (15.72%) Equity Derivative
16 90 (15.05%) Linux
17 86 (14.38%) Windows
18 81 (13.55%) SQL Server
19 77 (12.88%) Degree
20 75 (12.54%) Python
21 73 (12.21%) Oracle
21 73 (12.21%) C++
22 71 (11.87%) SDLC
23 68 (11.37%) Risk Management
23 68 (11.37%) QA
24 58 (9.70%) Business Analysis
25 54 (9.03%) Project Management
25 54 (9.03%) VBA
26 52 (8.70%) Asset Management
26 52 (8.70%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (1.84%) Apache
2 9 (1.51%) WebLogic
2 9 (1.51%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.17%) NServiceBus
3 7 (1.17%) MQSeries
4 5 (0.84%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (0.50%) Mule
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.33%) CMS
6 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.17%) JBoss
7 1 (0.17%) SAS
7 1 (0.17%) Lync
7 1 (0.17%) GemFire
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.17%) Confluence
7 1 (0.17%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 16 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.34%) Mathematica
3 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.33%) MS Office
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (5.02%) thinkFolio
2 17 (2.84%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (0.84%) Algo Collateral
4 4 (0.67%) Summit
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.33%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 2 (0.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (0.17%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.17%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.17%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.33%) Force.com
1 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.17%) Broadband
3 3 (0.50%) FTP
4 1 (0.17%) RIP
4 1 (0.17%) LAN
4 1 (0.17%) WAN
4 1 (0.17%) VPN
4 1 (0.17%) Internet
4 1 (0.17%) MPLS
4 1 (0.17%) OSPF
4 1 (0.17%) BGP
4 1 (0.17%) Firewall
4 1 (0.17%) IGMP
4 1 (0.17%) Network Security
4 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (13.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.84%) Relational Database
3 16 (2.68%) RDBMS
4 14 (2.34%) Data Mart
5 13 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.01%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.51%) KDB
8 7 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.00%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.67%) DB2
11 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.50%) PowerCenter
12 3 (0.50%) QlikView
13 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (5.52%) Cucumber
3 32 (5.35%) FitNesse
3 32 (5.35%) SpecFlow
4 15 (2.51%) JIRA
5 14 (2.34%) NUnit
6 13 (2.17%) Maven
7 12 (2.01%) Selenium
8 10 (1.67%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.51%) Visual Studio
9 9 (1.51%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (1.51%) Moq
10 8 (1.34%) JUnit
11 7 (1.17%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.17%) Ant
12 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.17%) Subversion
12 1 (0.17%) Mockito
12 1 (0.17%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
General
1 374 (62.54%) Finance
2 267 (44.65%) Front Office
3 182 (30.43%) Banking
4 112 (18.73%) Investment Banking
5 109 (18.23%) Back Office
6 29 (4.85%) Retail
7 17 (2.84%) Legal
7 17 (2.84%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.34%) Advertising
9 5 (0.84%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.33%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Marketing
12 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 247 (41.30%) Developer
2 202 (33.78%) Analyst
3 82 (13.71%) Java Developer
4 73 (12.21%) Business Analyst
5 60 (10.03%) C# Developer
6 48 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
7 38 (6.35%) Senior Developer
8 37 (6.19%) Support Analyst
8 37 (6.19%) Applications Support
8 37 (6.19%) Quantitative Developer
9 34 (5.69%) Excel Developer
9 34 (5.69%) RAD Developer
10 33 (5.52%) Excel VBA Developer
10 33 (5.52%) VBA Developer
11 32 (5.35%) QA Analyst
12 31 (5.18%) Senior QA Analyst
13 23 (3.85%) Consultant
14 21 (3.51%) Python Developer
15 17 (2.84%) Senior C# Developer
15 17 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (16.39%) .NET
2 45 (7.53%) ASP.NET
3 42 (7.02%) XML
3 42 (7.02%) FIX Protocol
4 41 (6.86%) Web Services
5 32 (5.35%) WPF
5 32 (5.35%) Gherkin
6 24 (4.01%) HTML
7 22 (3.68%) Spring
7 22 (3.68%) WCF
8 18 (3.01%) WinForms
9 16 (2.68%) ActiveMQ
9 16 (2.68%) MSMQ
9 16 (2.68%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (2.34%) NumPy
10 14 (2.34%) Murex MxML
11 12 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (1.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 11 (1.84%) SOAP
13 10 (1.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 222 (37.12%) Fixed Income
2 202 (33.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 196 (32.78%) Equities
4 94 (15.72%) Equity Derivative
5 43 (7.19%) Market Risk
6 42 (7.02%) Computer Science
7 41 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (5.85%) Client/Server
9 27 (4.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 27 (4.52%) Hedge funds
10 23 (3.85%) Mathematics
11 22 (3.68%) Reference Data
12 13 (2.17%) Physics
13 12 (2.01%) Contract for Difference
14 8 (1.34%) Credit Risk
14 8 (1.34%) Credit Derivative
14 8 (1.34%) Economics
15 7 (1.17%) Exotic Derivative
15 7 (1.17%) Data Structures
16 6 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 117 (19.57%) UNIX
2 90 (15.05%) Linux
3 86 (14.38%) Windows
4 15 (2.51%) Solaris
5 4 (0.67%) AIX
6 1 (0.17%) Android
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (11.87%) SDLC
3 68 (11.37%) Risk Management
4 58 (9.70%) Business Analysis
5 54 (9.03%) Project Management
6 52 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 52 (8.70%) Investment Management
7 51 (8.53%) Multithreading
8 50 (8.36%) OO
9 49 (8.19%) TDD
10 48 (8.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 43 (7.19%) Analytics
12 39 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
13 38 (6.35%) Software Testing
13 38 (6.35%) RAD
14 36 (6.02%) OOP
14 36 (6.02%) Test Automation
14 36 (6.02%) BDD
15 35 (5.85%) Scrum
15 35 (5.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (31.27%) SQL
2 160 (26.76%) Java
3 150 (25.08%) C#
4 75 (12.54%) Python
5 73 (12.21%) C++
6 54 (9.03%) VBA
7 45 (7.53%) Perl
8 26 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 26 (4.35%) Scala
9 21 (3.51%) JavaScript
10 17 (2.84%) Pascal
11 16 (2.68%) Bash Shell
12 15 (2.51%) C
12 15 (2.51%) MATLAB
13 14 (2.34%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.34%) R
14 11 (1.84%) VB
15 10 (1.67%) VC++
15 10 (1.67%) Lua
16 7 (1.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (12.88%) Degree
2 13 (2.17%) ISEB
3 12 (2.01%) PhD
4 7 (1.17%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.50%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.50%) CFA
8 2 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.33%) PMP
9 1 (0.17%) CCNP
9 1 (0.17%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (11.37%) QA
2 28 (4.68%) MiFID
3 16 (2.68%) EMIR
4 15 (2.51%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (1.00%) CRD IV
5 6 (1.00%) Basel III
6 5 (0.84%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.67%) FATCA
7 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.67%) COREP
7 4 (0.67%) FINREP
8 3 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.33%) UCITS
10 1 (0.17%) Basel II
10 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (3.18%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (0.50%) Control-M
3 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 73 (12.21%) Oracle
2 50 (8.36%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.85%) Murex
4 29 (4.85%) Sybase
5 28 (4.68%) Bloomberg
5 28 (4.68%) Charles River
6 19 (3.18%) SimCorp
7 17 (2.84%) HP
8 12 (2.01%) TIBCO
9 11 (1.84%) Reuters
10 9 (1.51%) Calypso
11 8 (1.34%) Tradeweb
12 7 (1.17%) Intel
13 6 (1.00%) Sun
13 6 (1.00%) Informatica
13 6 (1.00%) SunGard
14 5 (0.84%) Fidessa
15 4 (0.67%) IBM
15 4 (0.67%) Fiserv
16 3 (0.50%) Avaya
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Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 48 minutes ago
City, London
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Salary: £1 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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