Period
to 28 October 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Derivative over the 6 months to 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 145 232 146
Rank change year-on-year +87 -86 +58
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 49 97 242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.34% 0.96% 2.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.32% 2.36% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 44 77 217
Median annual salary £87,500 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £36,250 £60,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £130,000 £127,500 £115,500
Central London median annual salary £87,500 £81,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56% -

Derivative is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,477 4,115 4,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.41% 40.88% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,283 3,518 4,196
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,574 £36,250 £38,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £102,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Derivative as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in the City of London

Derivative
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Derivative in the City of London.

Salary trend for Derivative in the City of London

Derivative
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Derivative in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Derivative in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, IT jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 32 (65.31%) Python
2 30 (61.22%) Finance
3 18 (36.73%) SQL
4 16 (32.65%) Degree
5 14 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 13 (26.53%) Fintech
7 12 (24.49%) DevOps
7 12 (24.49%) Front Office
8 11 (22.45%) Advertising
8 11 (22.45%) C#
8 11 (22.45%) AWS
9 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.41%) TDD
10 9 (18.37%) Azure
10 9 (18.37%) BDD
10 9 (18.37%) Java
10 9 (18.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (16.33%) C++
11 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
11 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
11 8 (16.33%) Analytics
11 8 (16.33%) Client Onboarding
12 7 (14.29%) Kibana
12 7 (14.29%) Banking
12 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
13 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
13 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
13 6 (12.24%) Hedge funds
13 6 (12.24%) Public Cloud

Derivative
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) AWS
2 9 (18.37%) Azure
3 4 (8.16%) GitHub
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) LAN
1 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.04%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) Gradle
3 2 (4.08%) JIRA
3 2 (4.08%) Maven
3 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 30 (61.22%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Front Office
3 11 (22.45%) Advertising
4 7 (14.29%) Banking
5 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Quantitative Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Senior Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Implementation Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Python Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Python Developer
8 4 (8.16%) C# Pricing Developer
8 4 (8.16%) C# Quant Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Pricing Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Risk Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Architect
9 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Quantitative Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.08%) Applications Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) React
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) PyQt
2 4 (8.16%) SQLAlchemy
2 4 (8.16%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (6.12%) jQuery
3 3 (6.12%) JSON
3 3 (6.12%) Spring
3 3 (6.12%) Spring Boot
4 2 (4.08%) .NET Core
4 2 (4.08%) CSS
4 2 (4.08%) FpML
4 2 (4.08%) HTML
5 1 (2.04%) Blazor
5 1 (2.04%) J2EE
5 1 (2.04%) PySpark
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) XSD
5 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (12.24%) Hedge funds
2 6 (12.24%) Public Cloud
3 5 (10.20%) Equities
3 5 (10.20%) Fixed Income
4 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.12%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (6.12%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 13 (26.53%) Fintech
3 12 (24.49%) DevOps
4 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.41%) TDD
5 9 (18.37%) BDD
5 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.33%) Analytics
6 8 (16.33%) Client Onboarding
7 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
7 6 (12.24%) SDLC
7 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.20%) OO
8 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.16%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.16%) High Availability
9 4 (8.16%) Refactoring
9 4 (8.16%) SOLID
9 4 (8.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) Python
2 18 (36.73%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) C#
4 9 (18.37%) Java
5 8 (16.33%) C++
6 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 3 (6.12%) PHP
7 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.08%) Java 8
9 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.04%) VBA
9 1 (2.04%) VBScript
9 1 (2.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft