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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 118 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +2
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 229 371 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.23% 3.52% 3.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.38% 7.54% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 212 315 387
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +7.38%
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
4260 4918 4860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.45% 46.72% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3651 4169 4357
Average salary £55,000 £55,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £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%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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.

1 244 (51.05%) Finance
2 196 (41.00%) Front Office
3 172 (35.98%) SQL
4 150 (31.38%) Java
5 141 (29.50%) Banking
6 139 (29.08%) Fixed Income
7 124 (25.94%) C#
8 104 (21.76%) Equities
9 96 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
10 90 (18.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 82 (17.15%) Degree
12 77 (16.11%) Equity Derivative
13 76 (15.90%) UNIX
14 71 (14.85%) Investment Banking
15 69 (14.44%) Asset Management
16 61 (12.76%) Linux
17 59 (12.34%) Oracle
17 59 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
18 58 (12.13%) C++
18 58 (12.13%) Risk Management
19 55 (11.51%) Back Office
20 53 (11.09%) Multithreading
21 51 (10.67%) Computer Science
22 48 (10.04%) VBA
23 47 (9.83%) FIX Protocol
24 46 (9.62%) .NET
25 44 (9.21%) Business Analysis
26 43 (9.00%) OO
26 43 (9.00%) Low Latency
27 42 (8.79%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 18 (3.77%) Oracle Coherence
2 13 (2.72%) WebLogic
3 10 (2.09%) MQSeries
4 8 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.46%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.26%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.05%) Mule
8 4 (0.84%) GemFire
8 4 (0.84%) Confluence
8 4 (0.84%) JBoss
8 4 (0.84%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.63%) Apache
9 3 (0.63%) Node.js
10 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.42%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.42%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (0.42%) SAS
10 2 (0.42%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.05%) MS Project
2 5 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) SimCorp Dimension
2 6 (1.26%) Summit
3 4 (0.84%) Front Arena
3 4 (0.84%) LatentZero
3 4 (0.84%) LongView
4 3 (0.63%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.21%) Global One
6 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.21%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.21%) Minerva
6 1 (0.21%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.84%) SaaS
1 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.51%) Firewall
2 9 (1.88%) Internet
3 8 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.46%) OSPF
4 7 (1.46%) Multicast
5 6 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (1.26%) DHCP
5 6 (1.26%) EIGRP
6 5 (1.05%) BGP
7 4 (0.84%) LAN
8 3 (0.63%) LDAP
8 3 (0.63%) FTP
8 3 (0.63%) VPN
8 3 (0.63%) HSRP
9 2 (0.42%) DMVPN
9 2 (0.42%) Network Security
9 2 (0.42%) DNS
9 2 (0.42%) WAN
10 1 (0.21%) MPLS
10 1 (0.21%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.07%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.35%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.26%) Big Data
5 6 (1.26%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.84%) Impala
7 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.63%) DB2
8 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (0.63%) QlikView
8 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.63%) Data Mart
8 3 (0.63%) HBase
9 2 (0.42%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.42%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (4.60%) Maven
2 14 (2.93%) JIRA
3 11 (2.30%) Subversion
4 8 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.46%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.26%) JUnit
7 5 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.84%) Hudson
8 4 (0.84%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.63%) Ant
9 3 (0.63%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.63%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.21%) Introscope
11 1 (0.21%) JMeter
11 1 (0.21%) RequisitePro
11 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 244 (51.05%) Finance
2 196 (41.00%) Front Office
3 141 (29.50%) Banking
4 71 (14.85%) Investment Banking
5 55 (11.51%) Back Office
6 16 (3.35%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.88%) Legal
9 4 (0.84%) Games
10 3 (0.63%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.42%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Retail
11 2 (0.42%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) Marketing
12 1 (0.21%) International Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 191 (39.96%) Developer
2 137 (28.66%) Analyst
3 62 (12.97%) Applications Support
4 58 (12.13%) Business Analyst
5 55 (11.51%) Java Developer
6 52 (10.88%) Support Analyst
7 43 (9.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 42 (8.79%) C# Developer
9 41 (8.58%) Project Manager
10 27 (5.65%) Quantitative Developer
11 25 (5.23%) Front Office Developer
12 23 (4.81%) Senior Developer
13 21 (4.39%) Consultant
14 18 (3.77%) WPF Developer
15 17 (3.56%) C++ Developer
16 16 (3.35%) Graduate
17 13 (2.72%) Junior
18 11 (2.30%) Agile Project Manager
18 11 (2.30%) Excel Developer
18 11 (2.30%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.83%) FIX Protocol
2 46 (9.62%) .NET
3 33 (6.90%) XML
4 30 (6.28%) Spring
5 29 (6.07%) WPF
6 21 (4.39%) Middleware
7 17 (3.56%) J2EE
8 15 (3.14%) WinForms
8 15 (3.14%) JMS
9 14 (2.93%) HTML
9 14 (2.93%) Hibernate
10 13 (2.72%) WCF
11 12 (2.51%) FpML
12 11 (2.30%) STL
12 11 (2.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 8 (1.67%) .NET Framework
14 6 (1.26%) Web Services
15 5 (1.05%) SOAP
15 5 (1.05%) XSLT
15 5 (1.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 139 (29.08%) Fixed Income
2 104 (21.76%) Equities
3 90 (18.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 77 (16.11%) Equity Derivative
5 59 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (10.67%) Computer Science
7 33 (6.90%) Hedge funds
8 28 (5.86%) Credit Derivative
9 22 (4.60%) Mathematics
10 21 (4.39%) Algorithms
11 20 (4.18%) Credit Risk
11 20 (4.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 18 (3.77%) Market Risk
13 12 (2.51%) Data Structures
14 11 (2.30%) N-Tier
14 11 (2.30%) Reference Data
14 11 (2.30%) Open Source
15 7 (1.46%) Management Information System
15 7 (1.46%) Physics
16 6 (1.26%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 76 (15.90%) UNIX
2 61 (12.76%) Linux
3 39 (8.16%) Windows
4 10 (2.09%) Solaris
5 9 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.05%) NetWare
7 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.42%) SUSE
8 1 (0.21%) VMS
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (14.44%) Asset Management
3 58 (12.13%) Risk Management
4 53 (11.09%) Multithreading
5 44 (9.21%) Business Analysis
6 43 (9.00%) OO
6 43 (9.00%) Low Latency
7 42 (8.79%) Investment Management
8 36 (7.53%) Project Management
9 35 (7.32%) TDD
10 29 (6.07%) Workflow
11 27 (5.65%) Analytics
12 22 (4.60%) Scrum
12 22 (4.60%) Electronic Trading
13 20 (4.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (3.97%) Data Management
15 17 (3.56%) Waterfall
15 17 (3.56%) Mentoring
15 17 (3.56%) E-Commerce
15 17 (3.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 172 (35.98%) SQL
2 150 (31.38%) Java
3 124 (25.94%) C#
4 58 (12.13%) C++
5 48 (10.04%) VBA
6 39 (8.16%) Python
7 24 (5.02%) Perl
8 22 (4.60%) Shell Script
9 20 (4.18%) JavaScript
10 17 (3.56%) C
11 10 (2.09%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.67%) VB
13 7 (1.46%) Scala
14 6 (1.26%) Groovy
14 6 (1.26%) PHP
15 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.84%) VB6
16 4 (0.84%) VC++
16 4 (0.84%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.63%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 82 (17.15%) Degree
2 11 (2.30%) PMP
3 9 (1.88%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.67%) ISEB
5 7 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.26%) PhD
7 5 (1.05%) CCNA
8 4 (0.84%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.84%) CCNP
9 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.21%) MBA
11 1 (0.21%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.21%) CFA
11 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.35%) EMIR
2 13 (2.72%) QA
3 9 (1.88%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (1.46%) UCITS
5 5 (1.05%) MiFID
5 5 (1.05%) AIFMD
5 5 (1.05%) FATCA
6 3 (0.63%) Basel II
6 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.63%) COREP
6 3 (0.63%) FINREP
6 3 (0.63%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.42%) Basel III
7 2 (0.42%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.42%) Docker
3 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (1.26%) Control-M
2 4 (0.84%) OpenView
3 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.42%) Puppet
4 2 (0.42%) Salt
4 2 (0.42%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.42%) Cacti
4 2 (0.42%) Munin
4 2 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.42%) Nagios
5 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.21%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 59 (12.34%) Oracle
2 30 (6.28%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.18%) SimCorp
4 19 (3.97%) TIBCO
5 18 (3.77%) Sybase
5 18 (3.77%) Bloomberg
6 17 (3.56%) Charles River
7 16 (3.35%) thinkFolio
8 14 (2.93%) Murex
9 9 (1.88%) StatPro
9 9 (1.88%) Cisco
9 9 (1.88%) Calypso
9 9 (1.88%) HP
9 9 (1.88%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.88%) DataSynapse
10 7 (1.46%) VMware
10 7 (1.46%) SunGard
10 7 (1.46%) Advent
10 7 (1.46%) FactSet
10 7 (1.46%) BI-SAM
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £23000 - £29500 per annum + benfits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bonus and Benifts scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago