Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term OTC Derivatives in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OTC Derivatives over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Counter (OTC) Derivatives
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 320 291
Rank change year-on-year -17 -29 +78
Permanent jobs citing OTC Derivatives 8 13 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.075% 0.13% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.27% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 44
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £89,000 £87,500 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

OTC Derivatives 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 4,898 4,730 5,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.92% 45.60% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,387 4,241 4,709
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

OTC Derivatives
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for OTC Derivatives in the City of London

OTC Derivatives
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for OTC Derivatives in the City of London

OTC Derivatives
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OTC Derivatives in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for OTC Derivatives in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing OTC Derivatives 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 OTC Derivatives.

1 8 (100.00%) Derivative
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Front Office
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Physics
4 2 (25.00%) French Language
4 2 (25.00%) Market Risk
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) German Language
5 1 (12.50%) Spanish Language
5 1 (12.50%) CFA
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk

OTC Derivatives
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:

General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Front Office
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (25.00%) French Language
4 1 (12.50%) German Language
4 1 (12.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Client Relationship Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Credit Derivatives Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Derivatives Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Derivative
2 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg