Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 424 241 327
Rank change year-on-year -183 +86 +71
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 840 679 1,236
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.74% 1.37% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 3.88% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 699 617 1,102
10th Percentile £66,850 £65,000 £58,750
25th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% +26.67%
75th Percentile £130,000 £135,000 £126,250
90th Percentile £143,750 £153,750 £143,750
UK median annual salary £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +26.67%

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 46,371 17,480 44,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.92% 35.18% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28,550 14,655 34,883
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £58,250 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.91% +1.85%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -131 832 £105,000 - 94
Midlands - 3 £92,500 - 1
South West - 2 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £73,750 -
North West -86 1 £67,500 +50.00%
North of England -129 1 £67,500 +50.00%
South East -156 1 £80,000 +23.08% 1
East Midlands - 1 £165,000 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 579 (68.93%) Finance
2 491 (58.45%) Python
3 444 (52.86%) Front Office
4 432 (51.43%) Java
5 425 (50.60%) AWS
6 403 (47.98%) Software Engineering
7 366 (43.57%) Fixed Income
8 354 (42.14%) Equities
9 333 (39.64%) Asset Management
10 326 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
11 318 (37.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 295 (35.12%) Full Stack Development
13 286 (34.05%) JavaScript
14 278 (33.10%) React
15 264 (31.43%) Hedge funds
16 248 (29.52%) SQL
17 247 (29.40%) Analytics
18 230 (27.38%) Investment Management
19 228 (27.14%) Web Services
20 218 (25.95%) Azure
21 211 (25.12%) GCP
22 195 (23.21%) TypeScript
23 170 (20.24%) AngularJS
24 167 (19.88%) Banking
25 147 (17.50%) DevOps
26 144 (17.14%) C#
27 141 (16.79%) Kotlin
28 136 (16.19%) Vue.js
29 132 (15.71%) Serverless
30 131 (15.60%) Docker

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
1 102 (12.14%) Apache
2 33 (3.93%) Apache Airflow
3 24 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 21 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.43%) Confluence
6 7 (0.83%) Apache Pulsar
7 6 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.12%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.12%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.12%) nginx
8 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.12%) Figma
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Eikon
2 2 (0.24%) FINCAD Analytics
2 2 (0.24%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
2 2 (0.24%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.12%) Salerio
3 1 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 425 (50.60%) AWS
2 218 (25.95%) Azure
3 211 (25.12%) GCP
4 132 (15.71%) Serverless
5 117 (13.93%) Amazon S3
6 110 (13.10%) AWS Lambda
7 108 (12.86%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (2.26%) OpenShift
9 16 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (1.90%) Snowflake
9 16 (1.90%) Stackdriver
10 14 (1.67%) SaaS
11 13 (1.55%) Firebase
12 10 (1.19%) PaaS
13 8 (0.95%) Power Platform
14 7 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
15 5 (0.60%) AWS KMS
15 5 (0.60%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.60%) Trello
16 2 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.07%) HTTP
2 4 (0.48%) FIX Connectivity
3 3 (0.36%) LAN
3 3 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.24%) PABX
5 1 (0.12%) GSM
5 1 (0.12%) Internet
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (11.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 93 (11.07%) Apache Ignite
3 48 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 40 (4.76%) Amazon Athena
5 28 (3.33%) Amazon Aurora
5 28 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 27 (3.21%) DB2
6 27 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (2.50%) SQL Server
8 18 (2.14%) KDB
9 16 (1.90%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.07%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.95%) Power BI
13 7 (0.83%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.71%) Data Lake
14 6 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.60%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (6.31%) Git (software)
2 36 (4.29%) Eclipse
2 36 (4.29%) IntelliJ
3 35 (4.17%) Gradle
4 28 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 25 (2.98%) Bitbucket Server
6 24 (2.86%) JIRA
6 24 (2.86%) Maven
7 18 (2.14%) Artifactory
7 18 (2.14%) SonarQube
8 6 (0.71%) Subversion
9 5 (0.60%) GitLab
10 2 (0.24%) Cypress.io
10 2 (0.24%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.12%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.12%) NUnit
11 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.12%) TestNG
11 1 (0.12%) Trac
11 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 579 (68.93%) Finance
2 444 (52.86%) Front Office
3 167 (19.88%) Banking
4 121 (14.40%) Social Skills
5 93 (11.07%) Investment Banking
6 37 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (2.98%) Back Office
8 22 (2.62%) Retail
9 16 (1.90%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.67%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.31%) Automotive
11 11 (1.31%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.95%) Influencing Skills
13 7 (0.83%) Advertising
13 7 (0.83%) Legal
14 6 (0.71%) Organisational Skills
14 6 (0.71%) Presentation Skills
15 3 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.36%) Prime Brokerage
16 2 (0.24%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 529 (62.98%) Developer
2 305 (36.31%) Software Engineer
3 268 (31.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 240 (28.57%) Python Developer
5 188 (22.38%) Java Developer
6 183 (21.79%) Python Engineer
7 181 (21.55%) Python Software Engineer
8 154 (18.33%) Senior Developer
9 105 (12.50%) Lead Developer
10 102 (12.14%) Analyst
10 102 (12.14%) Senior Java Developer
11 85 (10.12%) Senior Python Developer
12 77 (9.17%) Senior Software Engineer
13 76 (9.05%) React Developer
14 72 (8.57%) Lead Software Developer
14 72 (8.57%) Lead Software Engineer
15 71 (8.45%) Front Office Developer
15 71 (8.45%) Senior Software Developer
16 69 (8.21%) Java Engineer
17 68 (8.10%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (33.10%) React
2 228 (27.14%) Web Services
3 170 (20.24%) AngularJS
4 136 (16.19%) Vue.js
5 94 (11.19%) Node.js
6 70 (8.33%) Spring
7 60 (7.14%) .NET
8 37 (4.40%) .NET Core
9 34 (4.05%) FIX Protocol
10 26 (3.10%) Kafka
11 24 (2.86%) Spring Boot
12 21 (2.50%) Pandas
12 21 (2.50%) SciPy
13 19 (2.26%) GraphQL
14 18 (2.14%) NumPy
14 18 (2.14%) SQLAlchemy
15 16 (1.90%) ASP.NET
16 15 (1.79%) REST
17 14 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (1.55%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 366 (43.57%) Fixed Income
2 354 (42.14%) Equities
3 318 (37.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 264 (31.43%) Hedge funds
5 73 (8.69%) User Experience
6 70 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
7 68 (8.10%) Equity Derivative
8 50 (5.95%) OTC Derivatives
9 46 (5.48%) Market Risk
10 45 (5.36%) Data Structures
11 41 (4.88%) Algorithms
12 40 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
13 32 (3.81%) Credit Risk
14 18 (2.14%) Video\Live Streaming
15 17 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (1.07%) Cloud Native
16 9 (1.07%) SWIFT
17 8 (0.95%) Pricing Data
17 8 (0.95%) Reference Data
18 7 (0.83%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 93 (11.07%) Linux
2 81 (9.64%) Unix
3 42 (5.00%) Windows
4 7 (0.83%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.60%) CentOS
6 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.24%) Debian
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (47.98%) Software Engineering
2 333 (39.64%) Asset Management
3 326 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
4 295 (35.12%) Full Stack Development
5 247 (29.40%) Analytics
6 230 (27.38%) Investment Management
7 147 (17.50%) DevOps
8 100 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
9 96 (11.43%) Microservices
10 94 (11.19%) Fintech
11 79 (9.40%) Mathematics
12 74 (8.81%) Risk Management
13 68 (8.10%) Portfolio Management
14 63 (7.50%) Front End Development
15 61 (7.26%) TDD
16 59 (7.02%) Business Analysis
16 59 (7.02%) Cryptocurrency
17 55 (6.55%) Migration
18 48 (5.71%) Data Analytics
18 48 (5.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 491 (58.45%) Python
2 432 (51.43%) Java
3 286 (34.05%) JavaScript
4 248 (29.52%) SQL
5 195 (23.21%) TypeScript
6 144 (17.14%) C#
7 141 (16.79%) Kotlin
8 130 (15.48%) Scala
9 109 (12.98%) C++
10 99 (11.79%) Clojure
11 32 (3.81%) C
12 26 (3.10%) MATLAB
13 19 (2.26%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.67%) Go
15 13 (1.55%) VBA
16 11 (1.31%) Perl
16 11 (1.31%) VB
17 10 (1.19%) Groovy
17 10 (1.19%) R
18 7 (0.83%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 50 (5.95%) Degree
2 7 (0.83%) PhD
3 6 (0.71%) CHECK Team Member
4 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.24%) CFA
5 2 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.24%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.12%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (11.79%) QA
2 28 (3.33%) MiFID
3 18 (2.14%) EMIR
4 3 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.36%) IFRS
4 3 (0.36%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.24%) COREP
5 2 (0.24%) PMO
6 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.12%) FATCA
6 1 (0.12%) HAZOP
6 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 131 (15.60%) Docker
2 18 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.12%) vCloud
3 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 117 (13.93%) Kubernetes
2 100 (11.90%) Terraform
3 9 (1.07%) Puppet
4 7 (0.83%) Ansible
5 5 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (0.48%) Mesos
6 4 (0.48%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.24%) Kibana
7 2 (0.24%) logstash
7 2 (0.24%) Oozie
7 2 (0.24%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.12%) Nagios
8 1 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (5.00%) Sybase
2 29 (3.45%) Oracle
3 23 (2.74%) Microsoft
4 18 (2.14%) Bloomberg
5 16 (1.90%) ServiceNow
6 15 (1.79%) BISAM
7 14 (1.67%) Murex
8 12 (1.43%) Greenplum
9 8 (0.95%) Cisco
9 8 (0.95%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.71%) ION Trading
10 6 (0.71%) Trayport
11 5 (0.60%) Google
11 5 (0.60%) Sun
12 4 (0.48%) Reuters
12 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.48%) SaltStack
13 3 (0.36%) Fidessa
13 3 (0.36%) Foundry
13 3 (0.36%) Palantir