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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 85 88 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -39
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 298 353 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.86% 2.85% 4.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.45% 6.24% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 258 308 492
Average salary £70,000 £73,750 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% +1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
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
4617 5657 5964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.31% 45.69% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 4598 5208
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £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 31 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 31 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.

1 363 (60.60%) Finance
2 276 (46.08%) Front Office
3 219 (36.56%) Fixed Income
4 186 (31.05%) Equities
5 183 (30.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 175 (29.22%) SQL
7 170 (28.38%) Banking
8 165 (27.55%) Java
9 147 (24.54%) Agile Software Development
10 142 (23.71%) C#
11 110 (18.36%) Investment Banking
12 98 (16.36%) UNIX
13 96 (16.03%) Degree
14 92 (15.36%) Equity Derivative
14 92 (15.36%) Linux
15 89 (14.86%) Back Office
16 86 (14.36%) SQL Server
17 81 (13.52%) .NET
18 79 (13.19%) Python
19 69 (11.52%) Oracle
19 69 (11.52%) C++
20 67 (11.19%) Risk Management
21 65 (10.85%) Windows
22 60 (10.02%) VBA
23 59 (9.85%) Business Analysis
24 58 (9.68%) Asset Management
24 58 (9.68%) QA
25 54 (9.02%) Multithreading
26 53 (8.85%) TDD
27 51 (8.51%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 9 (1.50%) WebSphere
2 8 (1.34%) Apache
2 8 (1.34%) MQSeries
3 7 (1.17%) NServiceBus
3 7 (1.17%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.83%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.50%) Mule
5 3 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.33%) Confluence
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.33%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.33%) JBoss
6 2 (0.33%) SAS
6 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.33%) CMS
7 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.17%) Lync
7 1 (0.17%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 25 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.00%) Mathematica
3 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (4.67%) thinkFolio
2 15 (2.50%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (0.67%) Summit
3 4 (0.67%) Algo Collateral
4 3 (0.50%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 3 (0.50%) LatentZero
5 2 (0.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.17%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.17%) Capstone
6 1 (0.17%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.17%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.17%) LongView
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.33%) Force.com
1 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.34%) Broadband
3 7 (1.17%) VPN
3 7 (1.17%) OSPF
3 7 (1.17%) BGP
3 7 (1.17%) Firewall
3 7 (1.17%) Multicast
4 6 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (1.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (0.50%) FTP
6 2 (0.33%) LDAP
6 2 (0.33%) Network Security
6 2 (0.33%) Internet
6 2 (0.33%) LAN
7 1 (0.17%) Packet Switching
7 1 (0.17%) WAN
7 1 (0.17%) DHCP
7 1 (0.17%) MPLS
7 1 (0.17%) IGMP
7 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.34%) Relational Database
3 18 (3.01%) RDBMS
4 15 (2.50%) KDB
5 14 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.34%) Data Mart
5 14 (2.34%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.50%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.67%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.67%) Big Data
10 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.50%) PowerCenter
11 3 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (3.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (3.67%) Cucumber
3 21 (3.51%) SpecFlow
3 21 (3.51%) FitNesse
4 16 (2.67%) JIRA
5 15 (2.50%) NUnit
6 12 (2.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.67%) JUnit
7 10 (1.67%) Maven
7 10 (1.67%) Moq
8 9 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (1.50%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.17%) Selenium
10 3 (0.50%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.33%) Subversion
11 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.17%) Ant
12 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 363 (60.60%) Finance
2 276 (46.08%) Front Office
3 170 (28.38%) Banking
4 110 (18.36%) Investment Banking
5 89 (14.86%) Back Office
6 23 (3.84%) Retail
7 21 (3.51%) Legal
8 9 (1.50%) Advertising
9 8 (1.34%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.50%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.33%) French Language
13 1 (0.17%) German Language
13 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Marketing
13 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 256 (42.74%) Developer
2 200 (33.39%) Analyst
3 88 (14.69%) Java Developer
4 78 (13.02%) Business Analyst
5 62 (10.35%) C# Developer
6 43 (7.18%) Senior Analyst
6 43 (7.18%) Support Analyst
6 43 (7.18%) Quantitative Developer
7 42 (7.01%) Applications Support
8 39 (6.51%) Senior Developer
9 37 (6.18%) RAD Developer
10 35 (5.84%) Excel Developer
11 34 (5.68%) Excel VBA Developer
11 34 (5.68%) VBA Developer
12 24 (4.01%) Consultant
13 23 (3.84%) Project Manager
14 22 (3.67%) QA Analyst
15 21 (3.51%) Python Developer
16 20 (3.34%) Senior QA Analyst
16 20 (3.34%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (13.52%) .NET
2 43 (7.18%) FIX Protocol
3 41 (6.84%) XML
4 34 (5.68%) ASP.NET
5 32 (5.34%) Web Services
5 32 (5.34%) WPF
6 26 (4.34%) HTML
7 21 (3.51%) Gherkin
8 19 (3.17%) WCF
8 19 (3.17%) Spring
9 17 (2.84%) WinForms
10 16 (2.67%) ActiveMQ
10 16 (2.67%) MSMQ
10 16 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (2.50%) SOAP
12 14 (2.34%) Murex MxML
13 13 (2.17%) J2EE
13 13 (2.17%) Middleware
14 12 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (2.00%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 219 (36.56%) Fixed Income
2 186 (31.05%) Equities
3 183 (30.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 92 (15.36%) Equity Derivative
5 50 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (8.18%) Computer Science
7 33 (5.51%) Hedge funds
8 30 (5.01%) Market Risk
9 28 (4.67%) Mathematics
10 23 (3.84%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 23 (3.84%) Client/Server
11 13 (2.17%) Physics
12 12 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
13 8 (1.34%) Economics
13 8 (1.34%) Reference Data
13 8 (1.34%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.17%) Exotic Derivative
15 6 (1.00%) PMI
16 5 (0.83%) Management Information System
16 5 (0.83%) Hybrid Derivative
Operating Systems
1 98 (16.36%) UNIX
2 92 (15.36%) Linux
3 65 (10.85%) Windows
4 9 (1.50%) Solaris
5 5 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.67%) AIX
7 1 (0.17%) Android
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (24.54%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (11.19%) Risk Management
3 59 (9.85%) Business Analysis
4 58 (9.68%) Asset Management
5 54 (9.02%) Multithreading
6 53 (8.85%) TDD
7 51 (8.51%) Investment Management
8 50 (8.35%) Project Management
9 49 (8.18%) SDLC
10 47 (7.85%) Analytics
11 46 (7.68%) OO
12 40 (6.68%) RAD
13 37 (6.18%) OOP
14 33 (5.51%) Unit Testing
15 32 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
15 32 (5.34%) Portfolio Management
16 29 (4.84%) Electronic Trading
17 28 (4.67%) Scrum
18 26 (4.34%) Fund Management
18 26 (4.34%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 175 (29.22%) SQL
2 165 (27.55%) Java
3 142 (23.71%) C#
4 79 (13.19%) Python
5 69 (11.52%) C++
6 60 (10.02%) VBA
7 41 (6.84%) Perl
8 30 (5.01%) JavaScript
9 27 (4.51%) Scala
10 25 (4.17%) Shell Script
11 16 (2.67%) Pascal
12 14 (2.34%) T-SQL
13 13 (2.17%) MATLAB
14 12 (2.00%) Bash Shell
14 12 (2.00%) R
15 11 (1.84%) VB
16 10 (1.67%) Lua
17 9 (1.50%) PL/SQL
18 7 (1.17%) VB.NET
18 7 (1.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 96 (16.03%) Degree
2 15 (2.50%) PhD
3 11 (1.84%) ISEB
4 10 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.17%) CCNP
7 5 (0.83%) CCNA
7 5 (0.83%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.67%) PMP
9 3 (0.50%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.33%) CFA
10 2 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.17%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.68%) QA
2 18 (3.01%) EMIR
2 18 (3.01%) MiFID
3 15 (2.50%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (1.00%) CRD IV
5 5 (0.83%) COREP
5 5 (0.83%) FINREP
5 5 (0.83%) Basel III
5 5 (0.83%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.67%) FATCA
6 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.33%) UCITS
9 1 (0.17%) Basel II
9 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 12 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.50%) Control-M
3 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 69 (11.52%) Oracle
2 38 (6.34%) Microsoft
3 37 (6.18%) Sybase
4 33 (5.51%) Murex
5 25 (4.17%) Charles River
6 19 (3.17%) Bloomberg
7 18 (3.01%) SimCorp
8 14 (2.34%) TIBCO
9 13 (2.17%) Reuters
10 12 (2.00%) Tradeweb
11 10 (1.67%) HP
12 9 (1.50%) Calypso
13 8 (1.34%) Cisco
14 6 (1.00%) Fidessa
14 6 (1.00%) SunGard
14 6 (1.00%) Intel
14 6 (1.00%) Informatica
15 5 (0.83%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.83%) F5
16 4 (0.67%) Fiserv
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80 - £100 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
DCM Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £105,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 days ago