Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 204 370 400
Rank change year-on-year +166 +30 -114
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 758 1,117 1,232
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.68% 0.86% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.29% 2.19% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 717 990 968
Median annual salary £110,000 £90,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £153,750 £140,000 £120,000
UK median annual salary £110,000 £90,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00% -6.25%

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 17,688 51,066 61,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.21% 39.22% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14,141 38,577 47,326
Median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.48% +1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +96 751 £110,000 +15.79% 59
North of England +161 5 £60,000 -7.69%
North West +125 5 £60,000 -7.69%
Midlands +136 2 £60,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +100 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 644 (84.96%) Finance
2 535 (70.58%) Fixed Income
3 522 (68.87%) Front Office
4 519 (68.47%) Python
5 485 (63.98%) Hedge funds
6 469 (61.87%) Asset Management
7 451 (59.50%) Agile Software Development
8 440 (58.05%) Java
9 425 (56.07%) Investment Management
10 413 (54.49%) AWS
11 398 (52.51%) Web Services
12 381 (50.26%) Software Engineering
13 374 (49.34%) JavaScript
14 331 (43.67%) Equities
15 314 (41.42%) React
16 313 (41.29%) AngularJS
17 297 (39.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 266 (35.09%) Vue.js
19 253 (33.38%) SQL
20 227 (29.95%) Banking
21 184 (24.27%) Fintech
22 174 (22.96%) Azure
23 163 (21.50%) Migration
24 157 (20.71%) Investment Banking
25 151 (19.92%) GCP
26 145 (19.13%) C#
27 134 (17.68%) Analytics
28 122 (16.09%) R
28 122 (16.09%) C++
29 117 (15.44%) .NET

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 16 (2.11%) CMS
2 9 (1.19%) Apache
3 8 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.66%) OpenStack
5 4 (0.53%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.40%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.13%) Confluence
7 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 39 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (3.96%) Eagle PACE
1 30 (3.96%) Markit EDM
2 29 (3.83%) FINCAD Analytics
3 4 (0.53%) Salerio
4 3 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 413 (54.49%) AWS
2 174 (22.96%) Azure
3 151 (19.92%) GCP
4 77 (10.16%) Serverless
5 75 (9.89%) AWS Lambda
6 71 (9.37%) Amazon EC2
6 71 (9.37%) Amazon S3
7 23 (3.03%) OpenShift
8 6 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.79%) GitHub
9 3 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.40%) SaaS
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (0.26%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.58%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.06%) FIX Connectivity
3 3 (0.40%) LAN
4 1 (0.13%) DHCP
4 1 (0.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (12.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 37 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (3.56%) SQL Server
4 25 (3.30%) Amazon Athena
5 20 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (2.37%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.24%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.58%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.58%) MySQL
9 9 (1.19%) Apache Ignite
10 8 (1.06%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.66%) KDB
11 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.40%) Big Data
13 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.40%) Redis
14 2 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 30 (3.96%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.17%) RStudio
3 18 (2.37%) Artifactory
4 14 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 12 (1.58%) Maven
6 10 (1.32%) JIRA
7 8 (1.06%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.66%) Gradle
9 4 (0.53%) Bitbucket Server
10 3 (0.40%) PyCharm
10 3 (0.40%) Robot Framework
10 3 (0.40%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.40%) Subversion
10 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.13%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 644 (84.96%) Finance
2 522 (68.87%) Front Office
3 227 (29.95%) Banking
4 157 (20.71%) Investment Banking
5 44 (5.80%) Back Office
6 19 (2.51%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.32%) Marketing
8 6 (0.79%) Advertising
8 6 (0.79%) Retail
9 3 (0.40%) Billing
10 2 (0.26%) German Language
11 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 428 (56.46%) Developer
2 245 (32.32%) Software Engineer
3 204 (26.91%) Python Developer
4 193 (25.46%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 162 (21.37%) AWS Engineer
6 140 (18.47%) Python Engineer
7 129 (17.02%) AWS Software Engineer
8 127 (16.75%) Python Software Engineer
9 120 (15.83%) AWS Developer
10 100 (13.19%) Finance Manager
11 90 (11.87%) Analyst
12 89 (11.74%) Java Developer
13 84 (11.08%) JavaScript Developer
14 68 (8.97%) Architect
15 55 (7.26%) Lead Developer
16 54 (7.12%) Front Office Developer
16 54 (7.12%) JavaScript Engineer
16 54 (7.12%) Senior Developer
17 51 (6.73%) AWS Architect
18 48 (6.33%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (52.51%) Web Services
2 314 (41.42%) React
3 313 (41.29%) AngularJS
4 266 (35.09%) Vue.js
5 117 (15.44%) .NET
6 79 (10.42%) Node.js
7 73 (9.63%) .NET Core
8 64 (8.44%) ASP.NET
9 46 (6.07%) ASP.NET Core
10 45 (5.94%) J2EE
11 36 (4.75%) Pandas
12 21 (2.77%) FIX Protocol
13 17 (2.24%) XML
14 16 (2.11%) Shiny
15 14 (1.85%) HTML
16 13 (1.72%) Spring
17 10 (1.32%) .NET Framework
17 10 (1.32%) HTML5
17 10 (1.32%) J2SE
18 9 (1.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 535 (70.58%) Fixed Income
2 485 (63.98%) Hedge funds
3 331 (43.67%) Equities
4 297 (39.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 75 (9.89%) Greenfield Project
6 73 (9.63%) Credit Derivative
7 56 (7.39%) OTC Derivatives
8 38 (5.01%) Equity Derivative
9 35 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
10 34 (4.49%) Blog
11 31 (4.09%) Reference Data
12 28 (3.69%) Public Cloud
13 21 (2.77%) Algorithms
13 21 (2.77%) Swaptions
14 19 (2.51%) Data Structures
14 19 (2.51%) User Experience
15 17 (2.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 8 (1.06%) Market Risk
17 6 (0.79%) Virtual Team
18 4 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 39 (5.15%) Linux
2 21 (2.77%) Unix
3 16 (2.11%) Windows
4 5 (0.66%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.53%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.26%) Solaris
7 1 (0.13%) AIX
7 1 (0.13%) Android
7 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (61.87%) Asset Management
2 451 (59.50%) Agile Software Development
3 425 (56.07%) Investment Management
4 381 (50.26%) Software Engineering
5 184 (24.27%) Fintech
6 163 (21.50%) Migration
7 134 (17.68%) Analytics
8 100 (13.19%) Scrum
9 98 (12.93%) Portfolio Management
10 86 (11.35%) Mathematics
11 85 (11.21%) Decision-Making
11 85 (11.21%) DevOps
12 82 (10.82%) Business Analysis
13 78 (10.29%) Microservices
14 75 (9.89%) Performance Management
15 56 (7.39%) Performance Attribution
16 54 (7.12%) Artificial Intelligence
17 53 (6.99%) Physics
18 52 (6.86%) Computer Science
19 51 (6.73%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 519 (68.47%) Python
2 440 (58.05%) Java
3 374 (49.34%) JavaScript
4 253 (33.38%) SQL
5 145 (19.13%) C#
6 122 (16.09%) C++
6 122 (16.09%) R
7 116 (15.30%) Kotlin
8 45 (5.94%) TypeScript
9 41 (5.41%) C
10 39 (5.15%) VBA
11 32 (4.22%) MATLAB
12 19 (2.51%) PHP
13 14 (1.85%) Scala
14 13 (1.72%) Java 8
15 10 (1.32%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.32%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.06%) Clojure
16 8 (1.06%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 63 (8.31%) Degree
2 13 (1.72%) PhD
3 12 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.19%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.90%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) EMIR
2 3 (0.40%) UCITS
3 2 (0.26%) MiFID
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (5.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 1 (0.13%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.13%) XenApp
2 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (3.17%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.06%) Kibana
2 8 (1.06%) Terraform
3 5 (0.66%) Ansible
3 5 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.53%) Nagios
5 1 (0.13%) Control-M
5 1 (0.13%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 98 (12.93%) Google
2 93 (12.27%) Bloomberg
3 40 (5.28%) Microsoft
4 31 (4.09%) FactSet
5 30 (3.96%) Reuters
6 21 (2.77%) Oracle
7 7 (0.92%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.79%) Murex
9 4 (0.53%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.40%) Calypso
10 3 (0.40%) VMware
11 2 (0.26%) Informatica
11 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.26%) Sybase
12 1 (0.13%) Citrix
12 1 (0.13%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.13%) Dell
12 1 (0.13%) HP
12 1 (0.13%) Intel
12 1 (0.13%) SunGard