Period
to 29 January 2020

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 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 281 375 418
Rank change year-on-year +94 +43 +1
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1,333 1,196 1,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.15% 0.85% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.96% 2.13% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,208 934 665
England median annual salary £110,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £152,500 £117,500 £112,500
UK median annual salary £110,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +57.14% -6.67% -

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 44,970 56,246 63,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.80% 39.78% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 34,744 43,093 49,315
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,175
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 29 January 2020.

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 29 January 2020. 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 +65 1,310 £110,000 +57.14% 46
North of England +57 15 £65,000 +13.04% 2
North West +43 12 £65,000 +13.04% 2
South East +47 4 £75,000 -6.25%
Yorkshire +34 3 £55,000 -
Midlands - 3 £60,000 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £60,000 - 2
South West - 1 £35,000 -
Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 England region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 987 (74.04%) Finance
2 944 (70.82%) Front Office
3 922 (69.17%) Fixed Income
4 852 (63.92%) Asset Management
5 784 (58.81%) Equities
6 758 (56.86%) Python
7 726 (54.46%) Java
8 685 (51.39%) Hedge funds
9 653 (48.99%) AWS
10 624 (46.81%) Web Services
11 598 (44.86%) Investment Management
12 583 (43.74%) Agile Software Development
13 573 (42.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 540 (40.51%) Software Engineering
15 471 (35.33%) SQL
16 452 (33.91%) Analytics
17 407 (30.53%) Mentoring
18 398 (29.86%) C++
19 395 (29.63%) JavaScript
20 390 (29.26%) R
21 365 (27.38%) C#
22 354 (26.56%) Banking
23 338 (25.36%) J2EE
24 302 (22.66%) Bloomberg
25 263 (19.73%) Equity Derivative
26 244 (18.30%) Azure
26 244 (18.30%) Performance Attribution
27 241 (18.08%) GCP
28 233 (17.48%) Decision-Making
29 219 (16.43%) Microservices

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 26 (1.95%) Apache
2 23 (1.73%) Tomcat
3 16 (1.20%) Apache Spark
4 14 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.38%) nginx
6 4 (0.30%) Jupyter
6 4 (0.30%) SAS
7 3 (0.23%) Confluence
7 3 (0.23%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.075%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.075%) IIS
8 1 (0.075%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.075%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 143 (10.73%) Markit EDM
2 140 (10.50%) thinkFolio
3 114 (8.55%) FINCAD Analytics
4 85 (6.38%) Front Arena
5 82 (6.15%) PolarLake
6 78 (5.85%) Eagle PACE
7 31 (2.33%) LatentZero
8 14 (1.05%) Salerio
9 2 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
9 2 (0.15%) LongView
10 1 (0.075%) Endur
10 1 (0.075%) Eze OMS
10 1 (0.075%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.075%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.075%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 653 (48.99%) AWS
2 244 (18.30%) Azure
3 241 (18.08%) GCP
4 103 (7.73%) Amazon SQS
5 84 (6.30%) Serverless
6 81 (6.08%) AWS Lambda
7 79 (5.93%) Amazon S3
8 74 (5.55%) OpenShift
9 55 (4.13%) SaaS
10 31 (2.33%) Amazon ECS
11 11 (0.83%) GitHub
12 9 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (0.60%) AWS Step Functions
14 5 (0.38%) Power Platform
15 3 (0.23%) Google Sheets
16 2 (0.15%) PaaS
17 1 (0.075%) Amazon EC2
17 1 (0.075%) Amazon ELB
17 1 (0.075%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.75%) TCP/IP
2 9 (0.68%) Multicast
3 5 (0.38%) WinSCP
4 4 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (0.30%) Ethernet
4 4 (0.30%) HTTP
5 2 (0.15%) AMQP
6 1 (0.075%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (0.075%) FTP
6 1 (0.075%) Intranet
6 1 (0.075%) NAS
6 1 (0.075%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.075%) SAN
6 1 (0.075%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (11.63%) Amazon Athena
2 125 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 112 (8.40%) NoSQL
4 109 (8.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 97 (7.28%) SQL Server
6 81 (6.08%) Relational Database
7 80 (6.00%) Amazon RDS
8 32 (2.40%) Amazon Aurora
9 30 (2.25%) Amazon Redshift
10 18 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 18 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.13%) Big Data
11 15 (1.13%) MongoDB
12 14 (1.05%) MySQL
13 13 (0.98%) KDB
14 7 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (0.45%) Hazelcast
15 6 (0.45%) Kdb+
16 5 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 105 (7.88%) RStudio
2 65 (4.88%) Artifactory
3 28 (2.10%) Jenkins
4 23 (1.73%) Git (software)
5 21 (1.58%) JIRA
6 13 (0.98%) Maven
7 6 (0.45%) Gradle
7 6 (0.45%) SpecFlow
7 6 (0.45%) TestComplete
8 5 (0.38%) Robot Framework
9 4 (0.30%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.30%) Redmine
9 4 (0.30%) Subversion
10 3 (0.23%) kappa
11 2 (0.15%) Bitbucket Server
11 2 (0.15%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.15%) GitLab
11 2 (0.15%) Hudson
11 2 (0.15%) Selenium
11 2 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 987 (74.04%) Finance
2 944 (70.82%) Front Office
3 354 (26.56%) Banking
4 163 (12.23%) Investment Banking
5 128 (9.60%) Back Office
6 41 (3.08%) French Language
7 37 (2.78%) German Language
8 36 (2.70%) Italian Language
8 36 (2.70%) Spanish Language
9 27 (2.03%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.05%) Dutch Language
11 9 (0.68%) Advertising
11 9 (0.68%) Retail
12 4 (0.30%) Marketing
12 4 (0.30%) Prime Brokerage
13 3 (0.23%) Legal
13 3 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.15%) Games
15 1 (0.075%) Digital Economy
15 1 (0.075%) Law
Job Titles
1 495 (37.13%) Developer
2 245 (18.38%) Java Developer
3 170 (12.75%) Python Developer
4 124 (9.30%) Senior Developer
5 121 (9.08%) Analyst
6 114 (8.55%) Quantitative Developer
7 101 (7.58%) Data Manager
8 98 (7.35%) C# Developer
8 98 (7.35%) Front Office Developer
9 86 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
9 86 (6.45%) Software Engineer
10 82 (6.15%) Architect
11 75 (5.63%) Development Manager
11 75 (5.63%) Finance Manager
11 75 (5.63%) Junior
12 74 (5.55%) Engineering Manager
13 70 (5.25%) C++ Developer
14 62 (4.65%) Business Analyst
15 61 (4.58%) Analytics Manager
16 59 (4.43%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 624 (46.81%) Web Services
2 338 (25.36%) J2EE
3 188 (14.10%) React
4 183 (13.73%) AngularJS
5 141 (10.58%) Node.js
6 135 (10.13%) .NET
7 65 (4.88%) NumPy
8 64 (4.80%) SciPy
9 63 (4.73%) Pandas
10 49 (3.68%) FIX Protocol
10 49 (3.68%) Vue.js
11 36 (2.70%) Redux
12 28 (2.10%) HTML
13 26 (1.95%) WCF
14 25 (1.88%) Spring
15 24 (1.80%) HTML5
16 23 (1.73%) XML
17 20 (1.50%) J2SE
18 19 (1.43%) CSS
19 16 (1.20%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 922 (69.17%) Fixed Income
2 784 (58.81%) Equities
3 685 (51.39%) Hedge funds
4 573 (42.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 263 (19.73%) Equity Derivative
6 169 (12.68%) Greenfield Project
7 153 (11.48%) Reference Data
8 120 (9.00%) Algorithms
9 118 (8.85%) Data Structures
10 111 (8.33%) Blog
11 94 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
11 94 (7.05%) Exotic Derivative
12 68 (5.10%) User Experience
13 62 (4.65%) Public Cloud
14 51 (3.83%) OTC Derivatives
15 31 (2.33%) Credit Derivative
15 31 (2.33%) Market Risk
16 18 (1.35%) Management Information System
17 14 (1.05%) SWIFT
18 13 (0.98%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 78 (5.85%) Linux
2 42 (3.15%) Windows
3 38 (2.85%) Unix
4 21 (1.58%) Windows Server
5 19 (1.43%) Windows 7
6 16 (1.20%) Windows 10
7 15 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.23%) Android
10 3 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.23%) CentOS
11 1 (0.075%) Solaris
11 1 (0.075%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 852 (63.92%) Asset Management
2 598 (44.86%) Investment Management
3 583 (43.74%) Agile Software Development
4 540 (40.51%) Software Engineering
5 452 (33.91%) Analytics
6 407 (30.53%) Mentoring
7 244 (18.30%) Performance Attribution
8 233 (17.48%) Decision-Making
9 219 (16.43%) Microservices
10 215 (16.13%) Artificial Intelligence
11 198 (14.85%) Data Analytics
12 184 (13.80%) Open Source
13 183 (13.73%) Business Analysis
14 181 (13.58%) Performance Management
14 181 (13.58%) Portfolio Management
14 181 (13.58%) Quantitative Analysis
15 179 (13.43%) Migration
16 167 (12.53%) Machine Learning
17 155 (11.63%) Computer Science
18 125 (9.38%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 758 (56.86%) Python
2 726 (54.46%) Java
3 471 (35.33%) SQL
4 398 (29.86%) C++
5 395 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 390 (29.26%) R
7 365 (27.38%) C#
8 130 (9.75%) Kotlin
9 42 (3.15%) Perl
10 32 (2.40%) Ruby
11 29 (2.18%) Bash Shell
12 22 (1.65%) Bourne shell
12 22 (1.65%) Korn
13 20 (1.50%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.43%) VBA
15 16 (1.20%) MATLAB
16 15 (1.13%) Haskell
17 14 (1.05%) C
17 14 (1.05%) Java 8
17 14 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 125 (9.38%) Degree
2 20 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.43%) PhD
4 17 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (0.53%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.30%) CFA
6 4 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.075%) ISEB
8 1 (0.075%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.075%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.075%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.33%) Data Quality
2 29 (2.18%) QA
3 8 (0.60%) EMIR
4 7 (0.53%) MiFID
5 4 (0.30%) GDPR
6 3 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.23%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.15%) Basel III
7 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.075%) FATCA
System Software
1 103 (7.73%) Docker
2 6 (0.45%) GridGain
3 3 (0.23%) HDFS
4 1 (0.075%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 85 (6.38%) Kubernetes
2 51 (3.83%) Terraform
3 14 (1.05%) Nagios
4 9 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.60%) Puppet
6 6 (0.45%) Ansible
6 6 (0.45%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.30%) Control-M
7 4 (0.30%) Icinga
8 2 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.075%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.075%) SCCM
Vendors
1 302 (22.66%) Bloomberg
2 134 (10.05%) Charles River
3 124 (9.30%) Google
4 117 (8.78%) SimCorp
5 86 (6.45%) Calypso
6 84 (6.30%) Oracle
7 81 (6.08%) Reuters
8 55 (4.13%) Fidessa
9 53 (3.98%) ION Trading
10 44 (3.30%) Murex
11 42 (3.15%) Eze Castle Integration
12 40 (3.00%) Eze Software Group
13 31 (2.33%) FIS
13 31 (2.33%) Linedata
14 29 (2.18%) Microsoft
15 23 (1.73%) Tradeweb
16 20 (1.50%) FXall
16 20 (1.50%) MarketAxess
17 18 (1.35%) TIBCO
18 15 (1.13%) ServiceNow