Period
to 18 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity 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 Equity Derivative over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Derivatives
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 309 329
Rank change year-on-year +7 +20 0
Permanent jobs citing Equity Derivative 45 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.45% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 45 21 23
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £48,750 £57,000
90th Percentile £84,000 £100,000 £125,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +20.00%

Equity 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 5,431 4,919 5,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.14% 48.30% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4,878 4,392 5,056
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £96,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

Equity Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Equity Derivative in the City of London

Equity Derivative
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Equity Derivative in the City of London.

Salary trend for Equity Derivative in the City of London

Equity Derivative
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Equity Derivative in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Equity Derivative in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Equity 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 Equity Derivative.

1 35 (77.78%) Front Office
1 35 (77.78%) Derivative
2 26 (57.78%) Finance
3 22 (48.89%) Banking
4 18 (40.00%) Oracle
5 17 (37.78%) Java
5 17 (37.78%) SQL
6 13 (28.89%) C#
6 13 (28.89%) Equities
7 12 (26.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (26.67%) Algorithms
8 11 (24.44%) Data Structures
8 11 (24.44%) Multithreading
8 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Excel
8 11 (24.44%) C++
8 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
8 11 (24.44%) VBA
8 11 (24.44%) Fixed Income
9 10 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 10 (22.22%) PL/SQL
9 10 (22.22%) F#
9 10 (22.22%) Haskell
9 10 (22.22%) Functional Programming
10 8 (17.78%) Low Latency
11 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (15.56%) Unix
11 7 (15.56%) Investment Banking
11 7 (15.56%) Grid Computing
12 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
12 6 (13.33%) Credit Derivative

Equity 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 3 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) LatentZero
1 5 (11.11%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 35 (77.78%) Front Office
2 26 (57.78%) Finance
3 22 (48.89%) Banking
4 7 (15.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Excel Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Excel VBA Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) VBA Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Front Office Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Calypso Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 5 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Asset Management Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Charles River Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Charles River Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) thinkFolio Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) thinkFolio Support
7 2 (4.44%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Electronic Trading Project Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) WPF
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) HTML5
3 1 (2.22%) JDBC
3 1 (2.22%) OpenFin
3 1 (2.22%) React
3 1 (2.22%) Redux
3 1 (2.22%) RESTful
3 1 (2.22%) Spring
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (77.78%) Derivative
2 13 (28.89%) Equities
3 12 (26.67%) Algorithms
3 12 (26.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (24.44%) Data Structures
4 11 (24.44%) Fixed Income
5 7 (15.56%) Grid Computing
6 6 (13.33%) Credit Derivative
6 6 (13.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.22%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
8 1 (2.22%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (2.22%) Swaptions
8 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Unix
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Multithreading
2 10 (22.22%) Functional Programming
3 8 (17.78%) Low Latency
4 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
5 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 5 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.11%) Release Management
6 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.44%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.22%) Backtesting
8 1 (2.22%) Concurrent Programming
8 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.22%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) Java
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) C#
3 11 (24.44%) C++
3 11 (24.44%) VBA
4 10 (22.22%) F#
4 10 (22.22%) Haskell
4 10 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 10 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 6 (13.33%) Python
6 5 (11.11%) C
6 5 (11.11%) Perl
6 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.44%) Java 8
8 1 (2.22%) ES6
8 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) PhD
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Calypso
3 5 (11.11%) Charles River
3 5 (11.11%) Sybase