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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 88 48 31
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -17
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 335 581 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.81% 4.80% 6.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.61% 11.51% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 290 513 797
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
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
4400 5046 5331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.93% 41.65% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3652 4421 4883
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £86,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 August 2014.

Derivative Salary Histogram in the City of London

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 433 (61.33%) Finance
2 276 (39.09%) Front Office
3 266 (37.68%) Banking
4 261 (36.97%) SQL
5 237 (33.57%) Equities
6 227 (32.15%) Java
7 216 (30.59%) Fixed Income
8 213 (30.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 165 (23.37%) C#
10 164 (23.23%) Investment Banking
11 125 (17.71%) Equity Derivative
12 110 (15.58%) Oracle
13 95 (13.46%) Business Analysis
14 92 (13.03%) Degree
15 89 (12.61%) UNIX
16 87 (12.32%) Asset Management
17 86 (12.18%) Back Office
17 86 (12.18%) Risk Management
18 83 (11.76%) Multithreading
19 80 (11.33%) Linux
20 79 (11.19%) .NET
21 72 (10.20%) Investment Management
22 71 (10.06%) OO
22 71 (10.06%) Microsoft
23 68 (9.63%) Project Management
24 66 (9.35%) Computer Science
25 62 (8.78%) Hedge funds
26 61 (8.64%) Low Latency
27 59 (8.36%) Spring
28 58 (8.22%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 28 (3.97%) Oracle Coherence
2 14 (1.98%) WebLogic
3 8 (1.13%) TIBCO EMS
3 8 (1.13%) Confluence
4 7 (0.99%) GemFire
4 7 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (0.85%) MQSeries
6 5 (0.71%) AquaLogic
6 5 (0.71%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 5 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.57%) Lync
7 4 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.14%) IIS
9 1 (0.14%) Apache
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (2.12%) Markit EDM
2 14 (1.98%) SimCorp Dimension
3 13 (1.84%) LatentZero
4 6 (0.85%) Sentinel
4 6 (0.85%) Summit
5 5 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.57%) Front Arena
6 4 (0.57%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.42%) LongView
7 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.28%) Tesseract
8 2 (0.28%) Minerva
8 2 (0.28%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.14%) MultiFonds
9 1 (0.14%) Global One
9 1 (0.14%) HiPortfolio
9 1 (0.14%) Eagle STAR
9 1 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 1 (0.14%) RMDS
9 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.12%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.70%) SAN
3 8 (1.13%) Firewall
4 7 (0.99%) BGP
5 6 (0.85%) IPv6
5 6 (0.85%) Extranet
5 6 (0.85%) MPLS
5 6 (0.85%) OSPF
5 6 (0.85%) WAAS
5 6 (0.85%) VoIP
5 6 (0.85%) WAN
5 6 (0.85%) Multicast
6 4 (0.57%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.28%) DHCP
7 2 (0.28%) FTP
7 2 (0.28%) HTTP
7 2 (0.28%) Intranet
7 2 (0.28%) DNS
8 1 (0.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.25%) Relational Database
3 15 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (1.70%) Oracle Database
5 11 (1.56%) Big Data
5 11 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 10 (1.42%) RDBMS
7 6 (0.85%) DTS
7 6 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.71%) KDB
8 5 (0.71%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.71%) DB2
8 5 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (0.71%) SAP BI
9 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.57%) Impala
Development Applications
1 29 (4.11%) Maven
2 21 (2.97%) JIRA
3 20 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.41%) Visual Studio
5 16 (2.27%) Subversion
6 15 (2.12%) Git (software)
7 13 (1.84%) JUnit
8 7 (0.99%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.85%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.85%) NUnit
10 5 (0.71%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.71%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.57%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.57%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (0.57%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.42%) Ant
12 3 (0.42%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.28%) Build Forge
General
1 433 (61.33%) Finance
2 276 (39.09%) Front Office
3 266 (37.68%) Banking
4 164 (23.23%) Investment Banking
5 86 (12.18%) Back Office
6 26 (3.68%) Financial Institution
7 23 (3.26%) Legal
8 18 (2.55%) Retail
9 17 (2.41%) International Banking
10 13 (1.84%) General Ledger
10 13 (1.84%) Retail Banking
11 11 (1.56%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.71%) Advertising
13 5 (0.71%) Marketing
13 5 (0.71%) French Language
14 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 299 (42.35%) Developer
2 215 (30.45%) Analyst
3 130 (18.41%) Java Developer
4 109 (15.44%) Business Analyst
5 68 (9.63%) Applications Support
6 64 (9.07%) C# Developer
7 51 (7.22%) Support Analyst
8 44 (6.23%) Front Office Developer
9 43 (6.09%) Applications Support Analyst
10 37 (5.24%) Consultant
11 32 (4.53%) Senior Developer
12 27 (3.82%) Test Analyst
13 24 (3.40%) Graduate
14 20 (2.83%) Project Manager
14 20 (2.83%) Junior
14 20 (2.83%) C++ Developer
15 18 (2.55%) Senior Analyst
15 18 (2.55%) Quantitative Developer
16 17 (2.41%) Lead Developer
17 16 (2.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (11.19%) .NET
2 59 (8.36%) Spring
3 57 (8.07%) XML
4 39 (5.52%) WPF
5 28 (3.97%) WCF
5 28 (3.97%) J2EE
6 27 (3.82%) Hibernate
7 25 (3.54%) JMS
8 22 (3.12%) .NET Framework
9 18 (2.55%) FIX Protocol
10 16 (2.27%) XSLT
10 16 (2.27%) HTML
11 14 (1.98%) WinForms
11 14 (1.98%) HTML5
12 8 (1.13%) RESTful
12 8 (1.13%) FpML
13 7 (0.99%) Middleware
13 7 (0.99%) Ajax
13 7 (0.99%) ASP.NET
14 6 (0.85%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 237 (33.57%) Equities
2 216 (30.59%) Fixed Income
3 213 (30.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 125 (17.71%) Equity Derivative
5 66 (9.35%) Computer Science
6 62 (8.78%) Hedge funds
7 50 (7.08%) Credit Derivative
8 44 (6.23%) Mathematics
9 43 (6.09%) Market Risk
10 40 (5.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 34 (4.82%) Reference Data
11 34 (4.82%) Credit Risk
12 19 (2.69%) N-Tier
13 17 (2.41%) Open Source
13 17 (2.41%) Physics
14 16 (2.27%) SWIFT
15 14 (1.98%) Spread Betting
16 12 (1.70%) Economics
17 9 (1.27%) DTCC
18 6 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 89 (12.61%) UNIX
2 80 (11.33%) Linux
3 55 (7.79%) Windows
4 18 (2.55%) NetWare
5 12 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.13%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.85%) Solaris
8 2 (0.28%) AIX
9 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (13.46%) Business Analysis
2 87 (12.32%) Asset Management
3 86 (12.18%) Risk Management
4 83 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 72 (10.20%) Investment Management
6 71 (10.06%) OO
7 68 (9.63%) Project Management
8 61 (8.64%) Low Latency
9 57 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
10 53 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 52 (7.37%) Analytics
12 47 (6.66%) TDD
13 38 (5.38%) Data Modelling
14 34 (4.82%) Electronic Trading
15 32 (4.53%) Workflow
15 32 (4.53%) Scrum
16 29 (4.11%) UML
17 28 (3.97%) Data Management
18 26 (3.68%) Change Management
19 24 (3.40%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 261 (36.97%) SQL
2 227 (32.15%) Java
3 165 (23.37%) C#
4 58 (8.22%) C++
5 55 (7.79%) Python
6 52 (7.37%) VBA
7 22 (3.12%) JavaScript
8 18 (2.55%) Perl
9 12 (1.70%) C
9 12 (1.70%) Shell Script
10 11 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.42%) VB
11 10 (1.42%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.85%) Scala
13 5 (0.71%) VB6
13 5 (0.71%) Ruby
13 5 (0.71%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.57%) Groovy
14 4 (0.57%) R
15 3 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 92 (13.03%) Degree
2 15 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.27%) ISEB
4 7 (0.99%) PhD
5 6 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.42%) MBA
8 2 (0.28%) PMP
8 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.28%) CISSP
8 2 (0.28%) MCTS
9 1 (0.14%) CFA
9 1 (0.14%) IIBA
9 1 (0.14%) CBAP
9 1 (0.14%) MCSD
9 1 (0.14%) CCIE
9 1 (0.14%) CCIP
9 1 (0.14%) CCNA
9 1 (0.14%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.23%) QA
2 23 (3.26%) EMIR
3 21 (2.97%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.57%) SLA
6 3 (0.42%) IAS 39
6 3 (0.42%) Basel III
7 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.28%) UCITS
8 1 (0.14%) COREP
8 1 (0.14%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.14%) COBIT
8 1 (0.14%) Basel II
8 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.14%) CRD IV
System Software
1 10 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 5 (0.71%) Control-M
2 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 110 (15.58%) Oracle
2 71 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 39 (5.52%) thinkFolio
4 37 (5.24%) Charles River
5 29 (4.11%) Sybase
6 26 (3.68%) SimCorp
7 23 (3.26%) Bloomberg
8 17 (2.41%) TIBCO
8 17 (2.41%) Murex
9 16 (2.27%) Calypso
10 15 (2.12%) DevExpress
11 14 (1.98%) SunGard
12 13 (1.84%) Fidessa
12 13 (1.84%) Red Hat
13 11 (1.56%) StatPro
14 8 (1.13%) Cisco
14 8 (1.13%) ServiceNow
14 8 (1.13%) Advent
15 7 (0.99%) FactSet
15 7 (0.99%) BI-SAM
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £45001 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Front Office Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Bonus Potential
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Front Office Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago