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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 180 139 164
Rank change year-on-year -41 +25 +64
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 121 110 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.50% 2.01% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.76% 5.19% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 111 99 70
10th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £41,875
25th Percentile £76,250 £61,125 £57,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £100,000 £82,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.21% +10.00% -6.25%
75th Percentile £116,875 £105,000 £88,438
90th Percentile £143,750 £120,000 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £100,000 £82,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +21.21% +10.00% -16.67%

Derivative is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,215 2,118 2,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.79% 38.73% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,346 1,872 2,147
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £41,400
25th Percentile £57,500 £57,375 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £111,250 £106,250
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £74,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +7.69%

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 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Derivative in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 63 (52.07%) Java
2 55 (45.45%) Python
3 48 (39.67%) Finance
4 47 (38.84%) Fixed Income
5 45 (37.19%) Front Office
6 39 (32.23%) Agile
7 33 (27.27%) Low Latency
8 31 (25.62%) SQL
9 27 (22.31%) Social Skills
10 25 (20.66%) Linux
10 25 (20.66%) Multithreading
10 25 (20.66%) AWS
11 22 (18.18%) Degree
12 21 (17.36%) Equities
12 21 (17.36%) C#
12 21 (17.36%) Test Automation
12 21 (17.36%) Fintech
12 21 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (16.53%) Unix
13 20 (16.53%) Advertising
14 18 (14.88%) Banking
14 18 (14.88%) Equity Derivative
14 18 (14.88%) Scala
14 18 (14.88%) Azure
15 17 (14.05%) Analytics
15 17 (14.05%) Concurrent Programming
15 17 (14.05%) Algorithmic Trading
15 17 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (13.22%) Business Intelligence

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 7 (5.79%) Confluence
2 5 (4.13%) Apache
2 5 (4.13%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.31%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (3.31%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Summit
2 1 (0.83%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.66%) AWS
2 18 (14.88%) Azure
3 14 (11.57%) GCP
3 14 (11.57%) Power Platform
4 5 (4.13%) Serverless
4 5 (4.13%) Snowflake
5 4 (3.31%) AWS Step Functions
5 4 (3.31%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (3.31%) Cloud Composer
6 3 (2.48%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 3 (2.48%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.65%) Azure DevOps
8 1 (0.83%) Azure Pipelines
8 1 (0.83%) Google Data Studio
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.83%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.57%) Power BI
2 11 (9.09%) Big Data
3 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.96%) Tableau
6 5 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (4.13%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.13%) Metadata
6 5 (4.13%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.31%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (3.31%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.31%) Data Lake
7 4 (3.31%) Data Vault
7 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.31%) HDInsight
7 4 (3.31%) Looker
7 4 (3.31%) OLTP
7 4 (3.31%) Spark SQL
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.31%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.74%) JIRA
3 6 (4.96%) GitLab
4 5 (4.13%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.13%) webpack
5 4 (3.31%) ER Studio
5 4 (3.31%) ERwin
5 4 (3.31%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.65%) JUnit
6 2 (1.65%) NUnit
6 2 (1.65%) TestNG
7 1 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.83%) JMeter
7 1 (0.83%) Maven
7 1 (0.83%) MSTest
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.83%) Selenium
7 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (39.67%) Finance
2 45 (37.19%) Front Office
3 27 (22.31%) Social Skills
4 20 (16.53%) Advertising
4 20 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (14.88%) Banking
6 16 (13.22%) Investment Banking
7 11 (9.09%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (3.31%) Marketing
9 3 (2.48%) Japanese Language
10 2 (1.65%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.83%) International Banking
11 1 (0.83%) Legal
11 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (55.37%) Developer
2 49 (40.50%) Java Developer
3 26 (21.49%) Senior Developer
4 22 (18.18%) Analyst
5 19 (15.70%) Pricing Developer
6 18 (14.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 17 (14.05%) Java Pricing Developer
8 13 (10.74%) Front Office Developer
9 11 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 11 (9.09%) Investment Banking Java Developer
10 9 (7.44%) Business Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Lead Java Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Murex Support
11 6 (4.96%) Support Engineer
12 5 (4.13%) Applications Support Engineer
12 5 (4.13%) Java Architect
12 5 (4.13%) Lead Architect
12 5 (4.13%) Python Developer
12 5 (4.13%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.40%) REST
1 15 (12.40%) Spring
2 12 (9.92%) Spring Boot
3 7 (5.79%) React
4 6 (4.96%) HTML
4 6 (4.96%) HTML5
5 5 (4.13%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (4.13%) LESS
5 5 (4.13%) Node.js
5 5 (4.13%) OpenFin
5 5 (4.13%) Redux
5 5 (4.13%) Sass
5 5 (4.13%) SOAP
5 5 (4.13%) SQLAlchemy
6 4 (3.31%) PySpark
7 2 (1.65%) .NET
7 2 (1.65%) Kafka
7 2 (1.65%) Web Services
7 2 (1.65%) XML
8 1 (0.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (38.84%) Fixed Income
2 21 (17.36%) Equities
3 18 (14.88%) Equity Derivative
4 15 (12.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (7.44%) User Experience
6 8 (6.61%) Market Risk
7 6 (4.96%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (4.13%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (4.13%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (2.48%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.83%) ASIC
11 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.83%) Exotic Derivative
11 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.66%) Linux
2 20 (16.53%) Unix
3 2 (1.65%) Windows
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.23%) Agile
2 33 (27.27%) Low Latency
3 25 (20.66%) Multithreading
4 21 (17.36%) Fintech
4 21 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (17.36%) Test Automation
5 17 (14.05%) Algorithmic Trading
5 17 (14.05%) Analytics
5 17 (14.05%) Concurrent Programming
5 17 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
7 13 (10.74%) Risk Management
7 13 (10.74%) Scrum
8 11 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 10 (8.26%) User Stories
10 9 (7.44%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.61%) DevOps
11 8 (6.61%) SDLC
11 8 (6.61%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (52.07%) Java
2 55 (45.45%) Python
3 31 (25.62%) SQL
4 21 (17.36%) C#
5 18 (14.88%) Scala
6 9 (7.44%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.44%) VBA
7 5 (4.13%) ES6
8 3 (2.48%) C++
9 2 (1.65%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.83%) Go
10 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (18.18%) Degree
2 10 (8.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.31%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.09%) QA
2 8 (6.61%) MiFID
3 7 (5.79%) EMIR
4 6 (4.96%) SLA
5 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (9.09%) Docker
2 4 (3.31%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.13%) Kibana
2 5 (4.13%) logstash
3 1 (0.83%) Grafana
3 1 (0.83%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 8 (6.61%) Bloomberg
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) Oracle
3 6 (4.96%) Murex
4 5 (4.13%) Google
5 4 (3.31%) Databricks
6 2 (1.65%) Charles River
7 1 (0.83%) Capita
7 1 (0.83%) FactSet
7 1 (0.83%) Reuters