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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Derivatives
London / City of London
Rank 148 114 128
Rank change year-on-year -34 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 72 173 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.44% 2.46% 2.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.04% 5.54% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 60 157 201
Median salary £68,750 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.78% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £78,750 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +96.87% -30.43%  

Derivative is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2369 3125 4313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.29% 44.46% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2186 2721 3564
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Derivative as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Derivative 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 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Derivative in the City of London

Derivative
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Derivative in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Derivative in the City of London

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 104 (61.54%) Finance
2 70 (41.42%) Fixed Income
3 66 (39.05%) Java
4 59 (34.91%) SQL
5 58 (34.32%) Front Office
6 50 (29.59%) Unix
7 48 (28.40%) Linux
8 42 (24.85%) C++
8 42 (24.85%) Degree
9 39 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 38 (22.49%) Mathematics
11 35 (20.71%) Banking
11 35 (20.71%) C#
12 32 (18.93%) Multithreading
13 29 (17.16%) OO
14 28 (16.57%) Python
14 28 (16.57%) Equities
15 27 (15.98%) Oracle
16 26 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
17 22 (13.02%) Back Office
17 22 (13.02%) Risk Management
17 22 (13.02%) OTC Derivatives
18 21 (12.43%) Low Latency
18 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (12.43%) Computer Science
19 19 (11.24%) Electronic Trading
20 18 (10.65%) Scala
20 18 (10.65%) Investment Banking
20 18 (10.65%) Shell Script
20 18 (10.65%) SQL Server

Derivative
Top Related 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 5 (2.96%) Apache
2 4 (2.37%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.59%) Confluence
3 1 (0.59%) JBoss
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.73%) thinkFolio
2 4 (2.37%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (1.18%) LatentZero
3 2 (1.18%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.59%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) DHCP
1 3 (1.78%) DNS
1 3 (1.78%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (1.78%) iSCSI
1 3 (1.78%) LDAP
1 3 (1.78%) NAS
1 3 (1.78%) SAN
1 3 (1.78%) SMTP
2 1 (0.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.73%) KDB
2 8 (4.73%) Kdb+
3 7 (4.14%) DB2
4 4 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.78%) Big Data
5 3 (1.78%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.18%) MySQL
6 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.59%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.59%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (9.47%) Subversion
2 5 (2.96%) Maven
3 4 (2.37%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (2.37%) Robot Framework
4 3 (1.78%) GCC
5 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.18%) JIRA
6 1 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.59%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.59%) Gradle
6 1 (0.59%) JUnit
6 1 (0.59%) Selenium
6 1 (0.59%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.59%) TestNG
General
1 104 (61.54%) Finance
2 58 (34.32%) Front Office
3 35 (20.71%) Banking
4 22 (13.02%) Back Office
5 18 (10.65%) Investment Banking
6 9 (5.33%) French Language
7 7 (4.14%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.18%) Law
9 2 (1.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.59%) Advertising
10 1 (0.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 81 (47.93%) Developer
2 43 (25.44%) Analyst
3 39 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 24 (14.20%) Business Analyst
5 22 (13.02%) C++ Developer
6 21 (12.43%) C# Developer
7 20 (11.83%) Quantitative Developer
8 16 (9.47%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 13 (7.69%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
10 12 (7.10%) C# Quant Developer
10 12 (7.10%) Java Quantitative Developer
10 12 (7.10%) Market Risk Developer
10 12 (7.10%) Market Risk Java Developer
11 11 (6.51%) C++/C# Developer
11 11 (6.51%) C++/Java Developer
11 11 (6.51%) Market Risk C++ Developer
11 11 (6.51%) Software Developer
12 10 (5.92%) Applications Support
13 9 (5.33%) Senior Developer
14 8 (4.73%) KDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
2 17 (10.06%) Middleware
3 16 (9.47%) AngularJS
4 13 (7.69%) HTML
4 13 (7.69%) XML
5 12 (7.10%) .NET
6 10 (5.92%) HTML5
7 8 (4.73%) STL
8 7 (4.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (3.55%) JMS
9 6 (3.55%) Rendezvous
9 6 (3.55%) Spring
10 5 (2.96%) WCF
11 4 (2.37%) Angular 2
12 3 (1.78%) FpML
12 3 (1.78%) TIBCO EMS
12 3 (1.78%) XSD
13 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
13 2 (1.18%) CSS
13 2 (1.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (41.42%) Fixed Income
2 39 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (16.57%) Equities
4 22 (13.02%) OTC Derivatives
5 21 (12.43%) Computer Science
6 14 (8.28%) Equity Derivative
6 14 (8.28%) Fintech
6 14 (8.28%) Hedge funds
7 13 (7.69%) Market Risk
8 9 (5.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 8 (4.73%) Algorithms
9 8 (4.73%) Credit Derivative
10 6 (3.55%) N-Tier
11 4 (2.37%) Data Structures
11 4 (2.37%) SWIFT
12 3 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.78%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.78%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (29.59%) Unix
2 48 (28.40%) Linux
3 16 (9.47%) Windows
4 11 (6.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.96%) Solaris
6 3 (1.78%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.59%) Android
7 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.49%) Mathematics
2 32 (18.93%) Multithreading
3 29 (17.16%) OO
4 22 (13.02%) Risk Management
5 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (12.43%) Low Latency
6 19 (11.24%) Electronic Trading
7 15 (8.88%) OOP
8 14 (8.28%) Analytics
8 14 (8.28%) Asset Management
9 13 (7.69%) Project Management
10 12 (7.10%) Business Analysis
10 12 (7.10%) Physics
11 11 (6.51%) OOD
11 11 (6.51%) Quantitative Finance
11 11 (6.51%) SDLC
11 11 (6.51%) Stochastic Modelling
12 10 (5.92%) Migration
12 10 (5.92%) Scrum
13 9 (5.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.05%) Java
2 59 (34.91%) SQL
3 42 (24.85%) C++
4 35 (20.71%) C#
5 28 (16.57%) Python
6 18 (10.65%) Scala
6 18 (10.65%) Shell Script
7 16 (9.47%) Perl
8 14 (8.28%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.37%) Clojure
9 4 (2.37%) VBScript
10 3 (1.78%) Assembly Language
10 3 (1.78%) C
10 3 (1.78%) Haskell
10 3 (1.78%) R
11 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.18%) VB
12 1 (0.59%) PHP
12 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (24.85%) Degree
2 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) QA
2 7 (4.14%) MiFID
3 6 (3.55%) SLA
4 2 (1.18%) AIFMD
4 2 (1.18%) UCITS
5 1 (0.59%) Basel III
5 1 (0.59%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.78%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.78%) NFS
2 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.78%) Ansible
2 3 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.78%) Puppet
2 3 (1.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (15.98%) Oracle
2 13 (7.69%) Murex
3 10 (5.92%) Sybase
4 9 (5.33%) TIBCO
5 8 (4.73%) Charles River
5 8 (4.73%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.14%) HP
7 6 (3.55%) ION Trading
8 5 (2.96%) Bloomberg
9 4 (2.37%) Eze Castle Integration
9 4 (2.37%) SimCorp
9 4 (2.37%) Solace
9 4 (2.37%) Sophis
10 3 (1.78%) Calypso
10 3 (1.78%) Cisco
10 3 (1.78%) NetApp
11 2 (1.18%) Citrix
11 2 (1.18%) Fidessa
11 2 (1.18%) Laserfiche
11 2 (1.18%) VMware
City, London
Argyll Scott Technology
Salary: excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £200000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £85000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Web Financial Group
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago