Period
to 7 May 2021

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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 314 269 359
Rank change year-on-year -45 +90 +121
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 772 1,125 1,195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.98% 1.21% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.69% 3.48% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 651 1,017 949
10th Percentile £58,500 £62,500 £48,750
25th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £107,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.28% +48.28% -3.33%
75th Percentile £122,500 £133,750 £107,500
90th Percentile £136,250 £155,000 £120,000
UK median annual salary £90,000 £107,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year -16.28% +48.28% -3.33%

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 28,671 32,320 47,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 36.43% 34.74% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19,967 25,565 36,143
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +8.91%
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in England

Derivative
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Derivative in England.

Salary trend for Derivative in England

Derivative
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Derivative in England over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

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 7 May 2021. 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 -26 756 £92,500 -15.91% 48
South East +55 12 £60,000 -40.00%
North West +33 4 £41,135 -31.44%
North of England +6 4 £41,135 -31.44%
Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, 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.

1 617 (79.92%) Finance
2 465 (60.23%) Front Office
3 399 (51.68%) Equities
4 382 (49.48%) Agile Software Development
5 370 (47.93%) Python
6 313 (40.54%) AWS
7 310 (40.16%) Fixed Income
8 297 (38.47%) Hedge funds
9 289 (37.44%) Software Engineering
10 282 (36.53%) Analytics
11 276 (35.75%) Investment Management
12 270 (34.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 270 (34.97%) JavaScript
13 268 (34.72%) Java
14 262 (33.94%) Asset Management
15 224 (29.02%) C#
16 222 (28.76%) React
17 218 (28.24%) AngularJS
18 197 (25.52%) Web Services
19 193 (25.00%) SQL
20 176 (22.80%) Fintech
21 174 (22.54%) Banking
22 162 (20.98%) Vue.js
23 161 (20.85%) .NET
24 141 (18.26%) Azure
25 136 (17.62%) Social Skills
26 131 (16.97%) GCP
27 126 (16.32%) .NET Core
28 125 (16.19%) C++
29 118 (15.28%) Investment Banking

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 44 (5.70%) Apache
2 10 (1.30%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.78%) Confluence
5 5 (0.65%) Drupal
5 5 (0.65%) Facebook Platform
5 5 (0.65%) IIS
6 4 (0.52%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.26%) MTS
7 2 (0.26%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.13%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 29 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.26%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.39%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.13%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 313 (40.54%) AWS
2 141 (18.26%) Azure
3 131 (16.97%) GCP
4 58 (7.51%) Serverless
5 38 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
6 37 (4.79%) Amazon S3
6 37 (4.79%) AWS Lambda
7 24 (3.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 17 (2.20%) Firebase
8 17 (2.20%) Power Platform
8 17 (2.20%) Stackdriver
9 11 (1.42%) OpenShift
10 10 (1.30%) Azure Service Bus
11 5 (0.65%) DigitalOcean
11 5 (0.65%) SaaS
12 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.26%) PowerApps
15 1 (0.13%) Amazon EKS
15 1 (0.13%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.78%) HTTP
1 6 (0.78%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.65%) Firewall
2 5 (0.65%) HTTPS
2 5 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (0.65%) SSL
3 3 (0.39%) FIX Connectivity
3 3 (0.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.13%) LAN
4 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (5.05%) Apache Ignite
2 37 (4.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 32 (4.15%) Relational Database
4 29 (3.76%) SQL Server
5 20 (2.59%) Data Mart
6 15 (1.94%) Power BI
6 15 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (1.68%) DB2
8 13 (1.68%) RDBMS
9 11 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.30%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.04%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.04%) KDB
13 7 (0.91%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.91%) MySQL
14 6 (0.78%) Big Data
14 6 (0.78%) Redis
15 5 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 28 (3.63%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.11%) JIRA
3 17 (2.20%) Maven
4 15 (1.94%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 10 (1.30%) GitLab
5 10 (1.30%) Gradle
5 10 (1.30%) IntelliJ
6 9 (1.17%) Artifactory
6 9 (1.17%) SonarQube
7 8 (1.04%) Bitbucket Server
8 3 (0.39%) Robot Framework
9 2 (0.26%) Subversion
10 1 (0.13%) Ant
10 1 (0.13%) ER Studio
10 1 (0.13%) ERwin
10 1 (0.13%) JUnit
10 1 (0.13%) PowerDesigner
10 1 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 617 (79.92%) Finance
2 465 (60.23%) Front Office
3 174 (22.54%) Banking
4 136 (17.62%) Social Skills
5 118 (15.28%) Investment Banking
6 45 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (4.27%) Retail
8 25 (3.24%) Back Office
9 14 (1.81%) Advertising
10 11 (1.42%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.30%) Legal
12 7 (0.91%) Influencing Skills
13 5 (0.65%) Presentation Skills
14 4 (0.52%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.26%) Automotive
15 2 (0.26%) German Language
15 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.13%) Japanese Language
16 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 465 (60.23%) Developer
2 164 (21.24%) Python Developer
3 145 (18.78%) Analyst
4 137 (17.75%) Software Engineer
5 112 (14.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 110 (14.25%) Front Office Developer
7 97 (12.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 88 (11.40%) .NET Developer
9 83 (10.75%) Business Analyst
10 80 (10.36%) AWS Developer
11 77 (9.97%) .NET Software Engineer
12 74 (9.59%) .NET Software Developer
12 74 (9.59%) AWS Engineer
12 74 (9.59%) AWS Software Engineer
13 72 (9.33%) Senior Developer
14 67 (8.68%) Java Developer
15 49 (6.35%) C# Developer
16 46 (5.96%) Python Engineer
17 43 (5.57%) Financial Analyst
18 40 (5.18%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (28.76%) React
2 218 (28.24%) AngularJS
3 197 (25.52%) Web Services
4 162 (20.98%) Vue.js
5 161 (20.85%) .NET
6 126 (16.32%) .NET Core
7 79 (10.23%) ASP.NET
8 75 (9.72%) ASP.NET Core
8 75 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
9 54 (6.99%) Node.js
10 51 (6.61%) Shiny
11 42 (5.44%) SQLAlchemy
12 40 (5.18%) FIX Protocol
13 37 (4.79%) GraphQL
14 34 (4.40%) Spring
15 22 (2.85%) Kafka
16 21 (2.72%) HTML
17 20 (2.59%) Murex MxML
18 18 (2.33%) Spring Boot
19 16 (2.07%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 399 (51.68%) Equities
2 310 (40.16%) Fixed Income
3 297 (38.47%) Hedge funds
4 270 (34.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 104 (13.47%) Greenfield Project
6 102 (13.21%) Equity Derivative
7 53 (6.87%) Market Risk
8 44 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
9 43 (5.57%) Algorithms
10 42 (5.44%) OTC Derivatives
11 41 (5.31%) Data Structures
12 38 (4.92%) Credit Risk
13 21 (2.72%) User Experience
14 18 (2.33%) Exotic Derivative
15 14 (1.81%) Credit Derivative
16 11 (1.42%) Reference Data
17 10 (1.30%) Renewable Energy
18 9 (1.17%) Management Information System
18 9 (1.17%) Video\Live Streaming
19 6 (0.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 89 (11.53%) Linux
2 73 (9.46%) Unix
3 33 (4.27%) Windows
4 5 (0.65%) Debian
4 5 (0.65%) Ubuntu
4 5 (0.65%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (49.48%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (37.44%) Software Engineering
3 282 (36.53%) Analytics
4 276 (35.75%) Investment Management
5 262 (33.94%) Asset Management
6 176 (22.80%) Fintech
7 91 (11.79%) Migration
8 83 (10.75%) Microservices
9 81 (10.49%) Risk Management
10 70 (9.07%) Data Analytics
11 66 (8.55%) Multithreading
12 65 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
13 64 (8.29%) Scrum
14 53 (6.87%) Portfolio Management
15 48 (6.22%) SDLC
15 48 (6.22%) TDD
16 46 (5.96%) Dashboard Development
17 42 (5.44%) Business Analysis
17 42 (5.44%) Low Latency
17 42 (5.44%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 370 (47.93%) Python
2 270 (34.97%) JavaScript
3 268 (34.72%) Java
4 224 (29.02%) C#
5 193 (25.00%) SQL
6 125 (16.19%) C++
7 86 (11.14%) TypeScript
8 84 (10.88%) Scala
9 78 (10.10%) Kotlin
10 63 (8.16%) R
11 37 (4.79%) Clojure
12 23 (2.98%) Bash Shell
13 19 (2.46%) VBA
14 17 (2.20%) Perl
15 15 (1.94%) ES6
15 15 (1.94%) Java 8
16 9 (1.17%) MATLAB
16 9 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.65%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 47 (6.09%) Degree
2 14 (1.81%) Numerate Degree
3 13 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.26%) PhD
7 1 (0.13%) ACCA
7 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.13%) CFA
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.44%) QA
2 30 (3.89%) MiFID
3 16 (2.07%) EMIR
4 8 (1.04%) Basel II
4 8 (1.04%) CRD IV
5 5 (0.65%) PMO
6 3 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.13%) Basel III
System Software
1 23 (2.98%) Docker
2 9 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.26%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 27 (3.50%) Terraform
2 14 (1.81%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.65%) Ansible
3 5 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.65%) Puppet
4 4 (0.52%) Kibana
5 2 (0.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (4.79%) Murex
2 36 (4.66%) Oracle
3 29 (3.76%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.07%) Bloomberg
5 13 (1.68%) Sybase
6 12 (1.55%) Sophis
7 5 (0.65%) Facebook
8 4 (0.52%) Calypso
8 4 (0.52%) Charles River
8 4 (0.52%) Greenplum
8 4 (0.52%) Reuters
9 3 (0.39%) FactSet
9 3 (0.39%) Fidessa
9 3 (0.39%) Google
9 3 (0.39%) Informatica
9 3 (0.39%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.39%) SmartCo
9 3 (0.39%) SmartStream
9 3 (0.39%) Solace
9 3 (0.39%) TIBCO