Period
to 13 August 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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 151 223 163
Rank change year-on-year +72 -60 +26
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 71 112 211
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.45% 1.10% 1.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.47% 2.72% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58 90 187
Median annual salary £85,000 £83,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.49% +11.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £40,625 £55,000 £51,500
90th Percentile £105,750 £127,500 £110,000
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 2,046 4,122 4,637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.89% 40.66% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,772 3,579 4,156
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +6.56%
10th Percentile £42,011 £36,250 £37,250
90th Percentile £106,250 £101,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 13 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Derivative in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 August 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 49 (69.01%) Finance
2 33 (46.48%) SQL
3 31 (43.66%) Python
4 24 (33.80%) Java
5 21 (29.58%) Degree
6 18 (25.35%) Fintech
7 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (22.54%) DevOps
8 15 (21.13%) TDD
8 15 (21.13%) Risk Management
8 15 (21.13%) Oracle
9 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
9 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
9 14 (19.72%) Equities
9 14 (19.72%) BDD
10 13 (18.31%) AWS
10 13 (18.31%) Mathematics
10 13 (18.31%) Linux
11 12 (16.90%) OO
11 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
12 11 (15.49%) Azure
12 11 (15.49%) Banking
13 10 (14.08%) Spring
13 10 (14.08%) Windows
13 10 (14.08%) Front Office
13 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
14 9 (12.68%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (12.68%) FIX Protocol
14 9 (12.68%) Unix
14 9 (12.68%) C++

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 9 (12.68%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.23%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Salerio
2 3 (4.23%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) AWS
2 11 (15.49%) Azure
3 4 (5.63%) GitHub
4 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.41%) GCP
5 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.27%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.86%) JIRA
4 5 (7.04%) Gradle
4 5 (7.04%) Maven
4 5 (7.04%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.23%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.41%) Subversion
6 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (1.41%) Zephyr
General
1 49 (69.01%) Finance
2 11 (15.49%) Banking
3 10 (14.08%) Front Office
4 8 (11.27%) Financial Institution
5 6 (8.45%) Advertising
5 6 (8.45%) Investment Banking
6 5 (7.04%) Back Office
7 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) Analyst
3 17 (23.94%) Senior Developer
4 13 (18.31%) Java Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Junior
6 8 (11.27%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Quantitative Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.86%) Python Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Junior Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Business Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Implementation Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Junior Applications Support
9 5 (7.04%) Junior Support Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Report Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Risk Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) Spring
2 9 (12.68%) .NET
2 9 (12.68%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (11.27%) Spring Boot
3 8 (11.27%) XML
4 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.04%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (7.04%) FpML
5 5 (7.04%) J2EE
5 5 (7.04%) JSON
5 5 (7.04%) Regular Expression
6 4 (5.63%) CSS
6 4 (5.63%) HTML
6 4 (5.63%) HTML5
6 4 (5.63%) PyQt
6 4 (5.63%) React
6 4 (5.63%) SQLAlchemy
7 3 (4.23%) .NET Core
7 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
7 3 (4.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Equities
2 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.27%) Fixed Income
2 8 (11.27%) Public Cloud
3 7 (9.86%) Algorithms
3 7 (9.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (9.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 7 (9.86%) User Experience
4 5 (7.04%) OTC Derivatives
4 5 (7.04%) SWIFT
5 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.82%) Eurex
6 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.82%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.41%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.41%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Linux
2 10 (14.08%) Windows
3 9 (12.68%) Unix
4 5 (7.04%) Windows 10
4 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Android
5 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Fintech
2 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) DevOps
3 15 (21.13%) Risk Management
3 15 (21.13%) TDD
4 14 (19.72%) BDD
5 13 (18.31%) Mathematics
6 12 (16.90%) OO
7 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.45%) Client Onboarding
8 6 (8.45%) Concurrent Programming
8 6 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.45%) Low Latency
8 6 (8.45%) OOP
8 6 (8.45%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.04%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (46.48%) SQL
2 31 (43.66%) Python
3 24 (33.80%) Java
4 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.68%) C++
6 8 (11.27%) PL/SQL
7 7 (9.86%) C#
8 5 (7.04%) Java 8
8 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.23%) Perl
9 3 (4.23%) R
9 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.41%) VBA
11 1 (1.41%) VBScript
11 1 (1.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.41%) ISEB
3 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.41%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.41%) EMIR
2 1 (1.41%) MiFID
2 1 (1.41%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) Kibana
2 5 (7.04%) Nagios
3 2 (2.82%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.41%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.82%) Murex
4 1 (1.41%) Calypso
4 1 (1.41%) Google
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) Informatica
4 1 (1.41%) Solace