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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 130 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +4
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 208 438 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.00% 4.22% 4.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.81% 8.95% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 191 360 404
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £92,500 £94,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +21.62%
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
4327 4896 4942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.59% 47.14% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3625 4064 4416
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £87,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 221 (49.33%) Finance
2 202 (45.09%) Front Office
3 154 (34.38%) SQL
4 142 (31.70%) Fixed Income
5 136 (30.36%) Java
6 131 (29.24%) Banking
7 114 (25.45%) Equities
8 105 (23.44%) C#
9 96 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 85 (18.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 84 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
12 78 (17.41%) Degree
13 74 (16.52%) Investment Banking
14 67 (14.96%) Asset Management
15 64 (14.29%) UNIX
16 63 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
17 60 (13.39%) Risk Management
18 59 (13.17%) Linux
19 53 (11.83%) VBA
20 51 (11.38%) Back Office
21 50 (11.16%) Oracle
22 46 (10.27%) C++
22 46 (10.27%) Multithreading
23 44 (9.82%) .NET
24 43 (9.60%) Business Analysis
24 43 (9.60%) Computer Science
25 40 (8.93%) Low Latency
26 39 (8.71%) Project Management
27 38 (8.48%) Python
27 38 (8.48%) FIX Protocol

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (2.68%) MQSeries
1 12 (2.68%) Oracle Coherence
2 10 (2.23%) WebLogic
3 8 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.34%) JBoss
5 6 (1.34%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (1.12%) Mule
6 5 (1.12%) Confluence
6 5 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.89%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.89%) GemFire
8 3 (0.67%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.67%) Node.js
8 3 (0.67%) SAS
8 3 (0.67%) Apache
9 2 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (0.45%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.89%) MS Project
4 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.45%) MS Office
6 1 (0.22%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 14 (3.13%) thinkFolio
2 6 (1.34%) LatentZero
3 5 (1.12%) LongView
3 5 (1.12%) Summit
3 5 (1.12%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.45%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.22%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 1 (0.22%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.22%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.89%) SaaS
2 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.02%) Firewall
2 13 (2.90%) OSPF
2 13 (2.90%) Multicast
3 12 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (2.68%) EIGRP
4 11 (2.46%) BGP
5 10 (2.23%) Internet
6 9 (2.01%) VPN
7 8 (1.79%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.56%) DHCP
9 5 (1.12%) LDAP
10 4 (0.89%) LAN
10 4 (0.89%) HSRP
11 3 (0.67%) Network Security
11 3 (0.67%) DMVPN
12 2 (0.45%) FTP
12 2 (0.45%) DNS
13 1 (0.22%) RIP
13 1 (0.22%) Packet Switching
13 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.02%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (1.79%) KDB
4 8 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 8 (1.79%) Big Data
5 6 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.34%) Data Mart
6 5 (1.12%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.12%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.12%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.89%) HBase
7 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.89%) QlikView
7 4 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.89%) Impala
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.67%) DB2
8 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 19 (4.24%) Maven
2 16 (3.57%) JIRA
3 10 (2.23%) Subversion
4 8 (1.79%) JUnit
5 7 (1.56%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.12%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.12%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.89%) Hudson
8 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.67%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (0.67%) Ant
9 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.45%) Selenium
9 2 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.22%) JsTestDriver
10 1 (0.22%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.22%) Moq
10 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 221 (49.33%) Finance
2 202 (45.09%) Front Office
3 131 (29.24%) Banking
4 74 (16.52%) Investment Banking
5 51 (11.38%) Back Office
6 16 (3.57%) Financial Institution
7 12 (2.68%) Legal
8 10 (2.23%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.89%) Games
10 3 (0.67%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.45%) Retail
11 2 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Marketing
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 175 (39.06%) Developer
2 136 (30.36%) Analyst
3 68 (15.18%) Business Analyst
4 54 (12.05%) Applications Support
5 52 (11.61%) Java Developer
6 46 (10.27%) Support Analyst
7 41 (9.15%) Project Manager
7 41 (9.15%) C# Developer
8 34 (7.59%) Applications Support Analyst
9 29 (6.47%) Quantitative Developer
10 21 (4.69%) Front Office Developer
11 20 (4.46%) Senior Developer
12 17 (3.79%) Consultant
13 16 (3.57%) WPF Developer
14 13 (2.90%) Network Engineer
14 13 (2.90%) Excel Developer
15 12 (2.68%) Senior Business Analyst
15 12 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
16 11 (2.46%) Systems Analyst
16 11 (2.46%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.82%) .NET
2 38 (8.48%) FIX Protocol
3 26 (5.80%) XML
3 26 (5.80%) WPF
4 25 (5.58%) Spring
5 24 (5.36%) Middleware
6 18 (4.02%) J2EE
7 15 (3.35%) JMS
8 13 (2.90%) HTML
9 12 (2.68%) FpML
10 10 (2.23%) Hibernate
10 10 (2.23%) WinForms
11 9 (2.01%) Web Services
11 9 (2.01%) SOAP
12 8 (1.79%) STL
12 8 (1.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 7 (1.56%) WCF
13 7 (1.56%) XSLT
14 6 (1.34%) Murex MxML
15 5 (1.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 142 (31.70%) Fixed Income
2 114 (25.45%) Equities
3 85 (18.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 84 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
5 63 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (9.60%) Computer Science
7 32 (7.14%) Hedge funds
8 26 (5.80%) Credit Derivative
9 22 (4.91%) Mathematics
10 17 (3.79%) Algorithms
11 15 (3.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 15 (3.35%) Credit Risk
12 13 (2.90%) Market Risk
13 11 (2.46%) Data Structures
14 7 (1.56%) Reference Data
14 7 (1.56%) Open Source
14 7 (1.56%) N-Tier
15 6 (1.34%) Management Information System
15 6 (1.34%) Swaptions
16 5 (1.12%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.29%) UNIX
2 59 (13.17%) Linux
3 29 (6.47%) Windows
4 11 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.01%) Solaris
6 3 (0.67%) NetWare
7 2 (0.45%) SUSE
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (14.96%) Asset Management
3 60 (13.39%) Risk Management
4 46 (10.27%) Multithreading
5 43 (9.60%) Business Analysis
6 40 (8.93%) Low Latency
7 39 (8.71%) Project Management
8 34 (7.59%) OO
9 33 (7.37%) TDD
9 33 (7.37%) Investment Management
10 27 (6.03%) Analytics
11 26 (5.80%) Scrum
12 24 (5.36%) Workflow
13 19 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (4.02%) E-Commerce
15 17 (3.79%) Data Management
15 17 (3.79%) Electronic Trading
16 16 (3.57%) Waterfall
16 16 (3.57%) BDD
16 16 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 154 (34.38%) SQL
2 136 (30.36%) Java
3 105 (23.44%) C#
4 53 (11.83%) VBA
5 46 (10.27%) C++
6 38 (8.48%) Python
7 28 (6.25%) Perl
8 26 (5.80%) Shell Script
9 24 (5.36%) JavaScript
10 12 (2.68%) C
11 11 (2.46%) Scala
12 10 (2.23%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.56%) VB
14 7 (1.56%) Groovy
15 5 (1.12%) PHP
16 4 (0.89%) VBScript
16 4 (0.89%) VB6
16 4 (0.89%) Ruby
17 3 (0.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 78 (17.41%) Degree
2 13 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (2.68%) PMP
4 11 (2.46%) PMI Certification
5 10 (2.23%) CCNP
5 10 (2.23%) CCNA
6 5 (1.12%) ISEB
6 5 (1.12%) PhD
7 4 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.45%) VCP4
8 2 (0.45%) CFA
8 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.22%) MBA
9 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.22%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.79%) EMIR
2 10 (2.23%) QA
3 8 (1.79%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (1.56%) MiFID
5 5 (1.12%) AIFMD
5 5 (1.12%) UCITS
5 5 (1.12%) FATCA
6 4 (0.89%) COREP
6 4 (0.89%) FINREP
7 3 (0.67%) Basel II
7 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.45%) Basel III
8 2 (0.45%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.45%) Docker
3 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.34%) Control-M
2 4 (0.89%) OpenView
2 4 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.45%) Salt
4 2 (0.45%) Puppet
4 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.45%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.45%) Cacti
4 2 (0.45%) Munin
4 2 (0.45%) Nagios
5 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.22%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 50 (11.16%) Oracle
2 27 (6.03%) Sybase
3 23 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 20 (4.46%) TIBCO
5 18 (4.02%) Murex
6 15 (3.35%) Cisco
6 15 (3.35%) Bloomberg
7 13 (2.90%) SimCorp
8 11 (2.46%) Charles River
8 11 (2.46%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.01%) Calypso
10 8 (1.79%) HP
11 7 (1.56%) Tradeweb
11 7 (1.56%) F5
12 6 (1.34%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.34%) DataSynapse
13 5 (1.12%) StatPro
13 5 (1.12%) SunGard
13 5 (1.12%) Reuters
14 4 (0.89%) Advent
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + car + other benefits + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
PCR
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + stock equity
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80 - £90 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £38000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
DCM Select
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago