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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 78 95 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -48
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 329 335 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.17% 2.65% 4.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.34% 5.80% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 292 294 503
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
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
4482 5772 6015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.24% 45.62% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3694 4763 5161
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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.

1 331 (57.67%) Finance
2 269 (46.86%) Front Office
3 200 (34.84%) Fixed Income
4 178 (31.01%) Equities
5 163 (28.40%) Banking
6 162 (28.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 159 (27.70%) SQL
8 158 (27.53%) Java
9 133 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
10 127 (22.13%) C#
11 106 (18.47%) Investment Banking
12 100 (17.42%) Degree
13 89 (15.51%) Equity Derivative
14 82 (14.29%) Linux
15 79 (13.76%) UNIX
16 78 (13.59%) Python
17 75 (13.07%) SQL Server
18 73 (12.72%) Back Office
19 68 (11.85%) .NET
20 65 (11.32%) VBA
20 65 (11.32%) C++
20 65 (11.32%) Asset Management
21 63 (10.98%) Risk Management
22 61 (10.63%) Business Analysis
23 60 (10.45%) Oracle
24 59 (10.28%) Multithreading
25 53 (9.23%) Computer Science
25 53 (9.23%) Windows
25 53 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
26 52 (9.06%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (1.92%) WebSphere
2 8 (1.39%) Apache
2 8 (1.39%) MQSeries
3 5 (0.87%) WebLogic
3 5 (0.87%) Apache Spark
4 4 (0.70%) JBoss
4 4 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (0.52%) Confluence
5 3 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.35%) SAS
6 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.35%) CMS
6 2 (0.35%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.35%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.35%) Mule
7 1 (0.17%) Lync
7 1 (0.17%) GemFire
Applications
1 31 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.92%) Mathematica
3 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) MS Office
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (4.70%) thinkFolio
2 14 (2.44%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (0.87%) Summit
4 4 (0.70%) LatentZero
5 3 (0.52%) Algo Collateral
5 3 (0.52%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 2 (0.35%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.35%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.35%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.35%) LongView
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.17%) Capstone
7 1 (0.17%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.35%) Force.com
1 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.26%) Firewall
2 12 (2.09%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.92%) OSPF
3 11 (1.92%) EIGRP
3 11 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (1.92%) Multicast
4 9 (1.57%) BGP
5 8 (1.39%) VPN
5 8 (1.39%) Broadband
6 4 (0.70%) DHCP
6 4 (0.70%) Internet
6 4 (0.70%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (0.70%) HSRP
7 3 (0.52%) FTP
7 3 (0.52%) LDAP
8 2 (0.35%) Network Security
8 2 (0.35%) DMVPN
8 2 (0.35%) LAN
9 1 (0.17%) Packet Switching
9 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.61%) KDB
3 14 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 14 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.92%) Data Mart
5 10 (1.74%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.22%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.87%) DB2
8 5 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (0.87%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.70%) Big Data
9 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.52%) QlikView
10 3 (0.52%) PowerCenter
10 3 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.61%) Cucumber
2 15 (2.61%) NUnit
2 15 (2.61%) JIRA
3 14 (2.44%) FitNesse
3 14 (2.44%) SpecFlow
4 12 (2.09%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.92%) Maven
6 10 (1.74%) JUnit
6 10 (1.74%) Moq
7 9 (1.57%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.57%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.52%) Selenium
9 2 (0.35%) Ant
9 2 (0.35%) Subversion
9 2 (0.35%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.17%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.17%) JsTestDriver
10 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 331 (57.67%) Finance
2 269 (46.86%) Front Office
3 163 (28.40%) Banking
4 106 (18.47%) Investment Banking
5 73 (12.72%) Back Office
6 22 (3.83%) Legal
7 17 (2.96%) Retail
8 9 (1.57%) Advertising
9 5 (0.87%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.70%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.35%) French Language
12 2 (0.35%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Marketing
13 1 (0.17%) German Language
13 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 251 (43.73%) Developer
2 193 (33.62%) Analyst
3 81 (14.11%) Java Developer
4 78 (13.59%) Business Analyst
5 59 (10.28%) C# Developer
6 44 (7.67%) Support Analyst
6 44 (7.67%) Quantitative Developer
7 41 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 38 (6.62%) Senior Developer
8 38 (6.62%) Senior Analyst
9 37 (6.45%) Excel Developer
10 36 (6.27%) RAD Developer
11 34 (5.92%) Excel VBA Developer
11 34 (5.92%) VBA Developer
12 24 (4.18%) Project Manager
13 22 (3.83%) Consultant
14 21 (3.66%) Applications Support Analyst
14 21 (3.66%) Python Developer
15 17 (2.96%) QA Analyst
15 17 (2.96%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (11.85%) .NET
2 34 (5.92%) XML
3 32 (5.57%) FIX Protocol
4 27 (4.70%) HTML
5 25 (4.36%) Web Services
6 24 (4.18%) ASP.NET
6 24 (4.18%) WPF
7 18 (3.14%) WCF
7 18 (3.14%) WinForms
8 17 (2.96%) Spring
9 14 (2.44%) J2EE
9 14 (2.44%) Gherkin
10 12 (2.09%) SOAP
11 11 (1.92%) MSMQ
11 11 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
11 11 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (1.92%) NumPy
11 11 (1.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 11 (1.92%) Murex MxML
12 10 (1.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 200 (34.84%) Fixed Income
2 178 (31.01%) Equities
3 162 (28.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 89 (15.51%) Equity Derivative
5 53 (9.23%) Computer Science
5 53 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (6.10%) Hedge funds
7 28 (4.88%) Mathematics
8 26 (4.53%) Market Risk
9 24 (4.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 22 (3.83%) Credit Derivative
11 17 (2.96%) Client/Server
12 13 (2.26%) Physics
13 9 (1.57%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.22%) Economics
14 7 (1.22%) Exotic Derivative
15 6 (1.05%) PMI
15 6 (1.05%) Management Information System
15 6 (1.05%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.87%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 82 (14.29%) Linux
2 79 (13.76%) UNIX
3 53 (9.23%) Windows
4 9 (1.57%) Solaris
5 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.70%) AIX
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (11.32%) Asset Management
3 63 (10.98%) Risk Management
4 61 (10.63%) Business Analysis
5 59 (10.28%) Multithreading
6 52 (9.06%) Investment Management
6 52 (9.06%) TDD
7 46 (8.01%) OO
7 46 (8.01%) Analytics
8 44 (7.67%) Project Management
9 39 (6.79%) RAD
10 36 (6.27%) SDLC
11 34 (5.92%) Unit Testing
12 33 (5.75%) OOP
13 30 (5.23%) Portfolio Management
14 27 (4.70%) Low Latency
15 25 (4.36%) User Acceptance Testing
15 25 (4.36%) Fund Management
16 24 (4.18%) BDD
17 23 (4.01%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (27.70%) SQL
2 158 (27.53%) Java
3 127 (22.13%) C#
4 78 (13.59%) Python
5 65 (11.32%) VBA
5 65 (11.32%) C++
6 38 (6.62%) Perl
7 31 (5.40%) JavaScript
8 26 (4.53%) Shell Script
8 26 (4.53%) Scala
9 16 (2.79%) Pascal
10 13 (2.26%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.09%) MATLAB
12 11 (1.92%) R
12 11 (1.92%) VB
13 10 (1.74%) Lua
14 9 (1.57%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.57%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.22%) VC++
15 7 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 100 (17.42%) Degree
2 12 (2.09%) PhD
2 12 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (1.74%) PMI Certification
3 10 (1.74%) ISEB
4 9 (1.57%) CCNP
4 9 (1.57%) CCNA
5 5 (0.87%) PMP
6 4 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.52%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.17%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.32%) QA
2 17 (2.96%) EMIR
3 14 (2.44%) MiFID
4 13 (2.26%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (1.05%) COREP
5 6 (1.05%) FINREP
5 6 (1.05%) CRD IV
6 5 (0.87%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.70%) FATCA
7 4 (0.70%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.52%) Basel III
8 3 (0.52%) UCITS
9 1 (0.17%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.17%) Basel II
9 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.87%) Control-M
3 2 (0.35%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 60 (10.45%) Oracle
2 38 (6.62%) Sybase
3 35 (6.10%) Microsoft
4 31 (5.40%) Murex
5 24 (4.18%) Charles River
6 22 (3.83%) Bloomberg
7 18 (3.14%) SimCorp
8 14 (2.44%) Tradeweb
8 14 (2.44%) TIBCO
9 13 (2.26%) Reuters
10 12 (2.09%) Cisco
11 8 (1.39%) Calypso
12 7 (1.22%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.22%) F5
13 6 (1.05%) HP
13 6 (1.05%) Intel
13 6 (1.05%) Informatica
14 5 (0.87%) Fidessa
15 4 (0.70%) SunGard
15 4 (0.70%) IBM
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Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum with bonuses and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
DCM Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £105,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 40K - 80k + package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £45k - £60k
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £500.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago