Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Derivative over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 347 388 335
Rank change year-on-year +41 -53 +22
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1,424 1,283 1,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.88% 0.77% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 1.88% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 682 955 1,486
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
90th Percentile £114,875 £110,000 £105,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 68,920 68,393 82,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.44% 41.05% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 53,694 56,466 67,245
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Derivative as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in England

Derivative
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Derivative in England.

Salary trend for Derivative in England

Derivative
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Derivative in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Derivative in England

Derivative
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 1,363 £75,000 - 207
South West +38 39 £40,000 -54.29%
South East -12 16 £39,000 -22.00% 2
Midlands +13 4 £42,500 -22.73% 4
North of England +6 3 £72,500 +38.10% 1
East Midlands +22 2 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -1 2 £37,500 -31.82% 2
North West -8 2 - -
North East - 1 £72,500 - 1
Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 1,053 (73.95%) Finance
2 854 (59.97%) Banking
3 718 (50.42%) Investment Banking
4 604 (42.42%) Front Office
5 602 (42.28%) Java
6 596 (41.85%) Asset Management
7 561 (39.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 522 (36.66%) Wealth Management
9 512 (35.96%) Retail Banking
10 436 (30.62%) Equities
11 427 (29.99%) Agile Software Development
12 359 (25.21%) Fixed Income
13 351 (24.65%) SQL
14 297 (20.86%) Equity Derivative
15 296 (20.79%) Linux
16 275 (19.31%) Degree
17 273 (19.17%) Oracle
18 267 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
19 262 (18.40%) C#
20 218 (15.31%) Unix
21 212 (14.89%) Low Latency
22 210 (14.75%) Multithreading
23 197 (13.83%) Risk Management
24 192 (13.48%) Test Automation
25 183 (12.85%) C++
26 182 (12.78%) Python
27 172 (12.08%) Software Engineering
27 172 (12.08%) Analytics
28 156 (10.96%) OTC Derivatives
29 154 (10.81%) Business Analysis

Derivative
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 46 (3.23%) Apache
2 42 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (2.81%) Apache Spark
4 37 (2.60%) Confluence
5 33 (2.32%) Tomcat
6 31 (2.18%) DataSynapse
7 17 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
8 10 (0.70%) IIS
9 7 (0.49%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.35%) CMS
10 5 (0.35%) SAS
11 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.14%) GemFire
13 1 (0.070%) JBoss
Applications
1 100 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.070%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.070%) LaTeX
6 1 (0.070%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.070%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.070%) Stata
Business Applications
1 19 (1.33%) thinkFolio
2 6 (0.42%) LatentZero
3 4 (0.28%) Bloomberg AIM
3 4 (0.28%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.28%) Summit
4 3 (0.21%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.21%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.14%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.14%) Murex MxG2000
5 2 (0.14%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.070%) Beauchamp
6 1 (0.070%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.070%) FINCAD Analytics
6 1 (0.070%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.070%) RMDS
6 1 (0.070%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 8 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (0.35%) CloudFront
4 5 (0.35%) Route 53
4 5 (0.35%) Slack
4 5 (0.35%) Trello
5 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.14%) Yarn
7 1 (0.070%) Akamai
7 1 (0.070%) GitHub
7 1 (0.070%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.070%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.19%) DNS
1 17 (1.19%) LAN
1 17 (1.19%) WAN
2 16 (1.12%) DHCP
3 8 (0.56%) FIX Connectivity
4 4 (0.28%) FTP
4 4 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.21%) SAN
6 1 (0.070%) HTTP
6 1 (0.070%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.070%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (5.34%) SQL Server
2 71 (4.99%) Oracle Database
3 38 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 35 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 34 (2.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 32 (2.25%) Big Data
7 31 (2.18%) Hadoop
7 31 (2.18%) Hazelcast
8 20 (1.40%) Blockchain
9 14 (0.98%) MongoDB
9 14 (0.98%) NoSQL
10 13 (0.91%) Apache Hive
10 13 (0.91%) Relational Database
10 13 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (0.70%) HBase
12 10 (0.70%) KDB
12 10 (0.70%) MySQL
13 9 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 109 (7.65%) JIRA
2 90 (6.32%) Git (software)
3 69 (4.85%) Subversion
4 64 (4.49%) Cucumber
5 62 (4.35%) TeamCity
6 31 (2.18%) GCC
7 23 (1.62%) Jenkins
8 22 (1.54%) JBehave
9 17 (1.19%) JUnit
10 15 (1.05%) Artifactory
11 10 (0.70%) MSTest
11 10 (0.70%) Visual Studio
12 9 (0.63%) GoogleTest
12 9 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.56%) Maven
14 7 (0.49%) FitNesse
14 7 (0.49%) Selenium
15 6 (0.42%) Bitbucket
15 6 (0.42%) Mockito
16 5 (0.35%) Ant
General
1 1,053 (73.95%) Finance
2 854 (59.97%) Banking
3 718 (50.42%) Investment Banking
4 604 (42.42%) Front Office
5 512 (35.96%) Retail Banking
6 89 (6.25%) Back Office
7 24 (1.69%) Financial Institution
8 22 (1.54%) Legal
9 16 (1.12%) Advertising
10 15 (1.05%) Retail
11 11 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
12 10 (0.70%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.21%) Games
13 3 (0.21%) Law
13 3 (0.21%) Marketing
14 1 (0.070%) French Language
14 1 (0.070%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.070%) Publishing
14 1 (0.070%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 594 (41.71%) Developer
2 327 (22.96%) Analyst
3 264 (18.54%) Java Developer
4 212 (14.89%) Business Analyst
5 174 (12.22%) Senior Developer
6 115 (8.08%) Software Engineer
7 75 (5.27%) Banking Analyst
8 69 (4.85%) C# Developer
9 68 (4.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 65 (4.56%) Consultant
11 64 (4.49%) Market Data Developer
12 57 (4.00%) Project Manager
12 57 (4.00%) Quantitative Developer
13 53 (3.72%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 52 (3.65%) Electronic Trading Developer
15 51 (3.58%) Applications Support
16 49 (3.44%) Senior Software Engineer
17 46 (3.23%) Business Consultant
18 44 (3.09%) Core Java Developer
19 42 (2.95%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (7.16%) FIX Protocol
2 89 (6.25%) REST
3 87 (6.11%) HTML
4 86 (6.04%) .NET
5 75 (5.27%) Spring
6 60 (4.21%) AngularJS
7 59 (4.14%) Kafka
8 54 (3.79%) HTML5
9 49 (3.44%) React
9 49 (3.44%) Web Services
10 47 (3.30%) Hibernate
11 46 (3.23%) WPF
12 40 (2.81%) XML
13 39 (2.74%) WCF
14 37 (2.60%) Node.js
15 33 (2.32%) Guice
15 33 (2.32%) JAX-RS
16 32 (2.25%) Swing
17 31 (2.18%) CORBA
18 29 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 561 (39.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 436 (30.62%) Equities
3 359 (25.21%) Fixed Income
4 297 (20.86%) Equity Derivative
5 267 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 156 (10.96%) OTC Derivatives
7 117 (8.22%) Computer Science
8 113 (7.94%) Credit Risk
9 86 (6.04%) Credit Derivative
10 71 (4.99%) Market Risk
11 52 (3.65%) Eurex
12 51 (3.58%) Hedge funds
13 49 (3.44%) Exotic Derivative
14 46 (3.23%) Data Structures
15 44 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
16 39 (2.74%) Algorithms
16 39 (2.74%) Virtual Team
17 38 (2.67%) Fintech
18 37 (2.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 31 (2.18%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 296 (20.79%) Linux
2 218 (15.31%) Unix
3 51 (3.58%) Windows
4 28 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (1.69%) Solaris
6 23 (1.62%) CentOS
7 22 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (0.70%) Windows Server
9 9 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.35%) Android
11 3 (0.21%) HPUX
11 3 (0.21%) openSUSE
11 3 (0.21%) SUSE
11 3 (0.21%) VMS
12 1 (0.070%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (41.85%) Asset Management
2 522 (36.66%) Wealth Management
3 427 (29.99%) Agile Software Development
4 212 (14.89%) Low Latency
5 210 (14.75%) Multithreading
6 197 (13.83%) Risk Management
7 192 (13.48%) Test Automation
8 172 (12.08%) Analytics
8 172 (12.08%) Software Engineering
9 154 (10.81%) Business Analysis
10 153 (10.74%) SDLC
11 135 (9.48%) Electronic Trading
12 130 (9.13%) Project Management
13 127 (8.92%) TDD
14 100 (7.02%) Mathematics
15 94 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
16 93 (6.53%) BDD
17 92 (6.46%) GAP Analysis
18 89 (6.25%) Market Making
19 88 (6.18%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 602 (42.28%) Java
2 351 (24.65%) SQL
3 262 (18.40%) C#
4 183 (12.85%) C++
5 182 (12.78%) Python
6 97 (6.81%) Shell Script
7 79 (5.55%) C
8 68 (4.78%) Scala
9 65 (4.56%) JavaScript
10 45 (3.16%) VBA
11 19 (1.33%) R
12 18 (1.26%) Bash Shell
12 18 (1.26%) Perl
13 17 (1.19%) MATLAB
14 15 (1.05%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.05%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.91%) TypeScript
16 8 (0.56%) ES6
16 8 (0.56%) Haskell
17 7 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 275 (19.31%) Degree
2 42 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.54%) DV Cleared
3 22 (1.54%) RHCE
3 22 (1.54%) RHCSA
3 22 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 22 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
5 14 (0.98%) PhD
6 8 (0.56%) CFA
6 8 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.28%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.14%) ISEB
9 2 (0.14%) PMP
9 2 (0.14%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.070%) CISA
10 1 (0.070%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (10.39%) QA
2 100 (7.02%) MiFID
3 49 (3.44%) Basel III
4 31 (2.18%) PMO
5 28 (1.97%) EMIR
6 11 (0.77%) SLA
6 11 (0.77%) UCITS
7 10 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.63%) AIFMD
9 7 (0.49%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.21%) FATCA
10 3 (0.21%) GDPR
11 2 (0.14%) FINRA
12 1 (0.070%) PSD2
System Software
1 25 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.12%) NFS
3 16 (1.12%) Samba
4 3 (0.21%) Cygwin
4 3 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.14%) HDFS
6 1 (0.070%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 23 (1.62%) Puppet
2 6 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.28%) Graphite
5 3 (0.21%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.21%) Control-M
5 3 (0.21%) Grafana
5 3 (0.21%) Nagios
6 2 (0.14%) Ansible
6 2 (0.14%) Netcool
7 1 (0.070%) logstash
7 1 (0.070%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.070%) SCCM
7 1 (0.070%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 273 (19.17%) Oracle
2 116 (8.15%) Microsoft
3 66 (4.63%) Murex
4 49 (3.44%) Sybase
5 36 (2.53%) Bloomberg
6 27 (1.90%) Calypso
7 26 (1.83%) Red Hat
8 25 (1.76%) Charles River
8 25 (1.76%) HP
8 25 (1.76%) TIBCO
8 25 (1.76%) VMware
9 16 (1.12%) ION Trading
9 16 (1.12%) Scality
9 16 (1.12%) Sun
10 14 (0.98%) Google
11 7 (0.49%) Fidessa
12 5 (0.35%) Adobe
12 5 (0.35%) Citrix
13 4 (0.28%) Cisco
13 4 (0.28%) Juniper