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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 97 51 32
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -19
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 310 545 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.69% 4.61% 6.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.13% 9.90% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 273 487 776
Average salary £70,000 £71,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £97,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
5060 5503 6146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.92% 46.58% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4180 4808 5617
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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.

1 400 (60.24%) Finance
2 253 (38.10%) Banking
3 245 (36.90%) Front Office
4 233 (35.09%) SQL
5 226 (34.04%) Java
6 200 (30.12%) Equities
7 194 (29.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 189 (28.46%) Fixed Income
9 160 (24.10%) C#
10 157 (23.64%) Investment Banking
11 131 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
12 106 (15.96%) Equity Derivative
13 99 (14.91%) Oracle
14 91 (13.70%) Business Analysis
15 88 (13.25%) Degree
16 85 (12.80%) UNIX
17 84 (12.65%) Multithreading
18 82 (12.35%) Asset Management
18 82 (12.35%) Risk Management
19 78 (11.75%) Linux
20 77 (11.60%) Back Office
21 76 (11.45%) .NET
22 71 (10.69%) Microsoft
23 70 (10.54%) OO
23 70 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
24 67 (10.09%) Investment Management
25 64 (9.64%) Computer Science
26 61 (9.19%) C++
26 61 (9.19%) Low Latency
27 60 (9.04%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 29 (4.37%) Oracle Coherence
2 14 (2.11%) WebLogic
3 8 (1.20%) TIBCO EMS
4 7 (1.05%) Confluence
4 7 (1.05%) GemFire
5 6 (0.90%) MQSeries
6 5 (0.75%) AquaLogic
6 5 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.75%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 5 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.45%) Lync
8 2 (0.30%) CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Apache
9 1 (0.15%) IIS
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 39 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.96%) SimCorp Dimension
2 12 (1.81%) Markit EDM
3 10 (1.51%) LatentZero
4 8 (1.20%) Sentinel
5 7 (1.05%) Summit
6 4 (0.60%) Front Arena
7 3 (0.45%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.45%) LongView
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
8 2 (0.30%) Tesseract
8 2 (0.30%) Minerva
9 1 (0.15%) Kondor+
9 1 (0.15%) RMDS
9 1 (0.15%) Global One
9 1 (0.15%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.26%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.81%) SAN
3 8 (1.20%) Firewall
4 7 (1.05%) BGP
4 7 (1.05%) WAN
5 6 (0.90%) Multicast
5 6 (0.90%) WAAS
5 6 (0.90%) VoIP
5 6 (0.90%) IPv6
5 6 (0.90%) Extranet
5 6 (0.90%) MPLS
5 6 (0.90%) OSPF
6 3 (0.45%) FTP
6 3 (0.45%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.30%) HTTP
7 2 (0.30%) DNS
7 2 (0.30%) DHCP
7 2 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.15%) Intranet
8 1 (0.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 13 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (1.81%) Hadoop
5 11 (1.66%) Big Data
5 11 (1.66%) RDBMS
6 10 (1.51%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.75%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.75%) Impala
9 4 (0.60%) DTS
9 4 (0.60%) DB2
9 4 (0.60%) SAP BI
9 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 31 (4.67%) Maven
2 20 (3.01%) JIRA
3 19 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.56%) Subversion
4 17 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 16 (2.41%) Git (software)
6 14 (2.11%) JUnit
7 7 (1.05%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.90%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.90%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.75%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.60%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.60%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (0.60%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.45%) NUnit
11 3 (0.45%) Ant
11 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.45%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.30%) Build Forge
General
1 400 (60.24%) Finance
2 253 (38.10%) Banking
3 245 (36.90%) Front Office
4 157 (23.64%) Investment Banking
5 77 (11.60%) Back Office
6 27 (4.07%) Financial Institution
7 20 (3.01%) Legal
8 16 (2.41%) International Banking
9 15 (2.26%) Retail
10 13 (1.96%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.66%) Retail Banking
12 7 (1.05%) General Ledger
12 7 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
13 6 (0.90%) Advertising
14 5 (0.75%) French Language
15 2 (0.30%) Games
15 2 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
15 2 (0.30%) Marketing
15 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 289 (43.52%) Developer
2 196 (29.52%) Analyst
3 130 (19.58%) Java Developer
4 95 (14.31%) Business Analyst
5 63 (9.49%) Applications Support
6 53 (7.98%) C# Developer
7 48 (7.23%) Support Analyst
8 40 (6.02%) Applications Support Analyst
9 37 (5.57%) Front Office Developer
10 35 (5.27%) Consultant
11 30 (4.52%) Senior Developer
12 28 (4.22%) Test Analyst
13 23 (3.46%) Graduate
14 21 (3.16%) Junior
14 21 (3.16%) C++ Developer
15 18 (2.71%) Project Manager
16 17 (2.56%) Quantitative Developer
16 17 (2.56%) Lead Developer
17 15 (2.26%) Senior Analyst
18 14 (2.11%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (11.45%) .NET
2 60 (9.04%) Spring
3 56 (8.43%) XML
4 38 (5.72%) WPF
5 29 (4.37%) Hibernate
6 27 (4.07%) J2EE
7 26 (3.92%) WCF
8 25 (3.77%) JMS
9 23 (3.46%) .NET Framework
10 17 (2.56%) XSLT
10 17 (2.56%) HTML
11 15 (2.26%) HTML5
12 13 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
12 13 (1.96%) WinForms
13 10 (1.51%) STL
14 9 (1.36%) RESTful
15 8 (1.20%) Web Services
15 8 (1.20%) FpML
16 7 (1.05%) Ajax
16 7 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 200 (30.12%) Equities
2 194 (29.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 189 (28.46%) Fixed Income
4 106 (15.96%) Equity Derivative
5 70 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (9.64%) Computer Science
7 57 (8.58%) Hedge funds
8 43 (6.48%) Market Risk
9 39 (5.87%) Mathematics
9 39 (5.87%) Credit Derivative
10 36 (5.42%) Credit Risk
11 33 (4.97%) Reference Data
12 31 (4.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 20 (3.01%) N-Tier
14 17 (2.56%) Physics
14 17 (2.56%) Open Source
15 13 (1.96%) Spread Betting
16 12 (1.81%) Economics
17 11 (1.66%) SWIFT
18 8 (1.20%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 85 (12.80%) UNIX
2 78 (11.75%) Linux
3 59 (8.89%) Windows
4 22 (3.31%) NetWare
5 12 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.51%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.45%) Solaris
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (13.70%) Business Analysis
3 84 (12.65%) Multithreading
4 82 (12.35%) Asset Management
4 82 (12.35%) Risk Management
5 70 (10.54%) OO
6 67 (10.09%) Investment Management
7 61 (9.19%) Low Latency
8 60 (9.04%) Project Management
9 52 (7.83%) Analytics
10 46 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 42 (6.33%) TDD
12 35 (5.27%) Mentoring
13 34 (5.12%) Workflow
13 34 (5.12%) Electronic Trading
14 33 (4.97%) UML
15 31 (4.67%) Data Modelling
16 26 (3.92%) Scrum
17 24 (3.61%) Change Management
18 23 (3.46%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 233 (35.09%) SQL
2 226 (34.04%) Java
3 160 (24.10%) C#
4 61 (9.19%) C++
5 49 (7.38%) Python
6 47 (7.08%) VBA
7 23 (3.46%) JavaScript
8 12 (1.81%) C
9 10 (1.51%) Perl
9 10 (1.51%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.51%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.36%) VB
11 7 (1.05%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.05%) Scala
12 5 (0.75%) VB6
13 4 (0.60%) R
13 4 (0.60%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.60%) VC++
13 4 (0.60%) Groovy
13 4 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 88 (13.25%) Degree
2 14 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.51%) PhD
4 8 (1.20%) ISEB
5 6 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.45%) MBA
8 3 (0.45%) PMP
8 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.30%) CISSP
10 1 (0.15%) CFA
10 1 (0.15%) CEH
10 1 (0.15%) ACCA
10 1 (0.15%) CIMA
10 1 (0.15%) CWNA
10 1 (0.15%) CWSP
10 1 (0.15%) GIAC
10 1 (0.15%) CCVP
10 1 (0.15%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.17%) QA
2 21 (3.16%) EMIR
3 19 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (1.05%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.45%) IAS 39
5 3 (0.45%) UCITS
5 3 (0.45%) Basel III
6 2 (0.30%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.30%) SLA
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.15%) COREP
7 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
System Software
1 10 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.30%) Control-M
2 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 99 (14.91%) Oracle
2 71 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 34 (5.12%) thinkFolio
4 33 (4.97%) Charles River
5 24 (3.61%) Sybase
6 22 (3.31%) SimCorp
6 22 (3.31%) Bloomberg
7 18 (2.71%) TIBCO
8 14 (2.11%) DevExpress
9 12 (1.81%) SunGard
9 12 (1.81%) Red Hat
9 12 (1.81%) StatPro
10 10 (1.51%) Fidessa
10 10 (1.51%) Murex
11 9 (1.36%) ServiceNow
11 9 (1.36%) Calypso
12 8 (1.20%) Cisco
12 8 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (1.05%) DataSynapse
14 6 (0.90%) BI-SAM
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, on call, benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65 - £80 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80 - £95 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Aston Carter
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
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I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum
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City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
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