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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 115 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -9
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 230 452 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.21% 4.04% 4.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.38% 8.57% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 210 371 457
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £51,350 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +9.37%
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
4274 5274 5063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.09% 47.15% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 4349 4480
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £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 27 March 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 March 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.

1 235 (50.00%) Finance
2 217 (46.17%) Front Office
3 158 (33.62%) Fixed Income
4 148 (31.49%) SQL
5 138 (29.36%) Banking
6 133 (28.30%) Java
7 127 (27.02%) Equities
8 98 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
8 98 (20.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 94 (20.00%) C#
10 89 (18.94%) Investment Banking
11 88 (18.72%) Equity Derivative
12 76 (16.17%) Degree
13 75 (15.96%) Asset Management
14 66 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
15 60 (12.77%) Back Office
16 59 (12.55%) Risk Management
16 59 (12.55%) Linux
17 56 (11.91%) UNIX
18 51 (10.85%) VBA
19 48 (10.21%) Project Management
20 47 (10.00%) C++
20 47 (10.00%) Python
21 46 (9.79%) Business Analysis
22 45 (9.57%) Oracle
23 43 (9.15%) .NET
23 43 (9.15%) Multithreading
24 40 (8.51%) Computer Science
25 38 (8.09%) Investment Management
26 37 (7.87%) FIX Protocol

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (2.13%) MQSeries
1 10 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (1.70%) WebLogic
2 8 (1.70%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.28%) JBoss
3 6 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.06%) Mule
4 5 (1.06%) Confluence
4 5 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (0.85%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.85%) SAS
6 3 (0.64%) Apache
6 3 (0.64%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (0.64%) Node.js
7 2 (0.43%) GemFire
7 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.21%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.85%) Mathematica
3 4 (0.85%) MS Project
4 2 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (4.26%) thinkFolio
2 7 (1.49%) SimCorp Dimension
3 6 (1.28%) Summit
4 5 (1.06%) LatentZero
5 4 (0.85%) Front Arena
5 4 (0.85%) LongView
6 3 (0.64%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 1 (0.21%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.21%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.85%) SaaS
2 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) GitHub
3 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.83%) Firewall
2 13 (2.77%) OSPF
2 13 (2.77%) Multicast
3 12 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (2.55%) EIGRP
4 11 (2.34%) BGP
5 10 (2.13%) Internet
6 9 (1.91%) VPN
7 7 (1.49%) DHCP
7 7 (1.49%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.06%) LDAP
9 4 (0.85%) LAN
9 4 (0.85%) HSRP
10 3 (0.64%) Network Security
10 3 (0.64%) DMVPN
11 2 (0.43%) DNS
12 1 (0.21%) FTP
12 1 (0.21%) RIP
12 1 (0.21%) Packet Switching
12 1 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.62%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (2.13%) KDB
5 8 (1.70%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.70%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.49%) Data Mart
6 7 (1.49%) Big Data
7 5 (1.06%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.06%) HBase
7 5 (1.06%) QlikView
8 4 (0.85%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.85%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.85%) Impala
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.64%) DB2
9 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 18 (3.83%) JIRA
2 15 (3.19%) Maven
3 8 (1.70%) JUnit
3 8 (1.70%) Subversion
4 6 (1.28%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.85%) Hudson
5 4 (0.85%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.64%) Ant
6 3 (0.64%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (0.43%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.43%) Selenium
7 2 (0.43%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.21%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.21%) Introscope
General
1 235 (50.00%) Finance
2 217 (46.17%) Front Office
3 138 (29.36%) Banking
4 89 (18.94%) Investment Banking
5 60 (12.77%) Back Office
6 16 (3.40%) Legal
7 13 (2.77%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.70%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.64%) Advertising
9 3 (0.64%) Games
9 3 (0.64%) Retail
10 2 (0.43%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.43%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Marketing
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
11 1 (0.21%) German Language
11 1 (0.21%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 172 (36.60%) Developer
2 154 (32.77%) Analyst
3 82 (17.45%) Business Analyst
4 55 (11.70%) Java Developer
5 53 (11.28%) Applications Support
6 46 (9.79%) Support Analyst
7 43 (9.15%) Project Manager
8 37 (7.87%) C# Developer
9 32 (6.81%) Applications Support Analyst
9 32 (6.81%) Quantitative Developer
10 20 (4.26%) Consultant
11 18 (3.83%) Front Office Developer
12 17 (3.62%) Senior Developer
12 17 (3.62%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (3.19%) Senior Business Analyst
14 13 (2.77%) Network Engineer
14 13 (2.77%) Systems Analyst
15 11 (2.34%) Excel Developer
15 11 (2.34%) Agile Project Manager
15 11 (2.34%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.15%) .NET
2 37 (7.87%) FIX Protocol
3 25 (5.32%) Spring
4 24 (5.11%) XML
5 22 (4.68%) Middleware
6 17 (3.62%) WPF
7 16 (3.40%) J2EE
8 14 (2.98%) HTML
8 14 (2.98%) JMS
9 12 (2.55%) FpML
9 12 (2.55%) Hibernate
10 10 (2.13%) Web Services
11 9 (1.91%) SOAP
12 8 (1.70%) WinForms
13 7 (1.49%) WCF
13 7 (1.49%) Murex MxML
14 6 (1.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 6 (1.28%) Rendezvous
14 6 (1.28%) STL
14 6 (1.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 158 (33.62%) Fixed Income
2 127 (27.02%) Equities
3 98 (20.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 88 (18.72%) Equity Derivative
5 66 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (8.51%) Computer Science
7 27 (5.74%) Hedge funds
7 27 (5.74%) Credit Derivative
8 26 (5.53%) Mathematics
9 20 (4.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 16 (3.40%) Credit Risk
10 16 (3.40%) Market Risk
11 15 (3.19%) Algorithms
12 10 (2.13%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.28%) Reference Data
13 6 (1.28%) Open Source
13 6 (1.28%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.28%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.06%) Client/Server
14 5 (1.06%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 59 (12.55%) Linux
2 56 (11.91%) UNIX
3 25 (5.32%) Windows
4 11 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.49%) Solaris
6 2 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (15.96%) Asset Management
3 59 (12.55%) Risk Management
4 48 (10.21%) Project Management
5 46 (9.79%) Business Analysis
6 43 (9.15%) Multithreading
7 38 (8.09%) Investment Management
8 37 (7.87%) TDD
9 35 (7.45%) Low Latency
10 33 (7.02%) OO
11 32 (6.81%) Analytics
12 24 (5.11%) Scrum
13 22 (4.68%) Workflow
14 21 (4.47%) Portfolio Management
15 20 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (4.04%) Electronic Trading
17 18 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
17 18 (3.83%) Fund Management
17 18 (3.83%) E-Commerce
18 17 (3.62%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 148 (31.49%) SQL
2 133 (28.30%) Java
3 94 (20.00%) C#
4 51 (10.85%) VBA
5 47 (10.00%) Python
5 47 (10.00%) C++
6 32 (6.81%) Perl
7 28 (5.96%) Shell Script
8 24 (5.11%) JavaScript
9 15 (3.19%) Scala
10 11 (2.34%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.91%) C
11 9 (1.91%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.49%) Groovy
13 6 (1.28%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.28%) VB
14 5 (1.06%) PHP
14 5 (1.06%) R
15 4 (0.85%) Pascal
15 4 (0.85%) Lua
Qualifications
1 76 (16.17%) Degree
2 13 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (2.55%) PMP
4 11 (2.34%) PMI Certification
5 10 (2.13%) CCNP
5 10 (2.13%) CCNA
6 7 (1.49%) ISEB
6 7 (1.49%) PhD
7 6 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.43%) CFA
10 1 (0.21%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.04%) EMIR
2 13 (2.77%) QA
2 13 (2.77%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (1.70%) FATCA
3 8 (1.70%) MiFID
4 7 (1.49%) COREP
4 7 (1.49%) FINREP
5 5 (1.06%) AIFMD
5 5 (1.06%) UCITS
6 4 (0.85%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.64%) Basel II
8 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.43%) Basel III
9 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.21%) SLA
9 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.43%) Docker
3 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.06%) Control-M
3 4 (0.85%) OpenView
4 3 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.43%) Salt
5 2 (0.43%) Puppet
5 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.43%) Nagios
5 2 (0.43%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.43%) Cacti
5 2 (0.43%) Munin
6 1 (0.21%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 45 (9.57%) Oracle
2 32 (6.81%) Sybase
3 27 (5.74%) Murex
4 22 (4.68%) Microsoft
5 19 (4.04%) Bloomberg
6 17 (3.62%) TIBCO
6 17 (3.62%) Charles River
7 15 (3.19%) SimCorp
7 15 (3.19%) Cisco
8 13 (2.77%) Calypso
9 11 (2.34%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.13%) HP
10 10 (2.13%) Tradeweb
11 8 (1.70%) Reuters
12 7 (1.49%) F5
13 6 (1.28%) DataSynapse
13 6 (1.28%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.28%) Fidessa
14 3 (0.64%) SunGard
14 3 (0.64%) Misys
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Exceptional Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Exceptional Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £71000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £160000 per annum + Lucrative Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 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
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago