Period
to 20 October 2019

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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 349 389 286
Rank change year-on-year +40 -103 +115
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1,113 1,242 1,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.89% 0.82% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 2.05% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 950 992 716
England median annual salary £90,000 £75,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £58,750 £47,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £143,750 £120,000 £116,250
UK median annual salary £90,000 £75,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -3.23% +6.90%

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 49,360 60,521 66,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.25% 39.72% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 37,520 46,634 49,552
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 20 October 2019.

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 20 October 2019. 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 +20 1,073 £90,000 +20.00% 57
North of England +55 34 £65,000 +13.04%
North West +64 31 £65,000 +13.04%
Midlands - 4 £53,750 -
West Midlands - 4 £53,750 -
Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
South East +31 1 - - 3
South West - 1 £62,500 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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.

1 832 (74.75%) Finance
2 762 (68.46%) Front Office
3 701 (62.98%) Fixed Income
4 641 (57.59%) Asset Management
5 582 (52.29%) Java
6 572 (51.39%) Equities
7 517 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
8 510 (45.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 475 (42.68%) Python
10 451 (40.52%) Software Engineering
11 402 (36.12%) SQL
12 385 (34.59%) Hedge funds
13 378 (33.96%) AWS
14 377 (33.87%) Investment Management
15 356 (31.99%) C#
16 348 (31.27%) Web Services
17 309 (27.76%) C++
18 300 (26.95%) Mentoring
19 245 (22.01%) R
20 240 (21.56%) Analytics
21 237 (21.29%) J2EE
22 235 (21.11%) Banking
23 197 (17.70%) JavaScript
24 187 (16.80%) thinkFolio
25 181 (16.26%) Business Analysis
26 179 (16.08%) Charles River
27 178 (15.99%) Oracle
28 175 (15.72%) Bloomberg
29 166 (14.91%) SQL Server
30 160 (14.38%) SimCorp

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 97 (8.72%) Oracle Workflow
2 34 (3.05%) Apache
3 26 (2.34%) Apache Spark
4 21 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 11 (0.99%) Confluence
6 6 (0.54%) nginx
7 5 (0.45%) SAS
8 4 (0.36%) Jupyter
9 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.090%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.090%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 187 (16.80%) thinkFolio
2 157 (14.11%) Markit EDM
3 130 (11.68%) Front Arena
4 37 (3.32%) FINCAD Analytics
5 31 (2.79%) LatentZero
6 30 (2.70%) PolarLake
7 27 (2.43%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.27%) Eze OMS
8 3 (0.27%) LongView
8 3 (0.27%) Summit
9 1 (0.090%) Distributed Ledger
9 1 (0.090%) Endur
9 1 (0.090%) Orchestrade
9 1 (0.090%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.090%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.090%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 378 (33.96%) AWS
2 74 (6.65%) Serverless
3 73 (6.56%) GitHub
4 72 (6.47%) AWS Lambda
5 69 (6.20%) Amazon S3
6 66 (5.93%) Amazon SQS
7 57 (5.12%) Azure
8 56 (5.03%) SaaS
9 54 (4.85%) GCP
10 23 (2.07%) Power Platform
11 22 (1.98%) OpenShift
12 7 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.27%) Google Sheets
14 2 (0.18%) Amazon ECS
14 2 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.18%) npm
14 2 (0.18%) PaaS
14 2 (0.18%) Yarn
15 1 (0.090%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.81%) HTTP
2 8 (0.72%) Multicast
3 6 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.45%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.18%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.090%) Broadband
7 1 (0.090%) FTP
7 1 (0.090%) Internet
7 1 (0.090%) Intranet
7 1 (0.090%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 91 (8.18%) Relational Database
3 74 (6.65%) Amazon RDS
4 52 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (3.77%) Amazon Athena
5 42 (3.77%) RDBMS
6 37 (3.32%) NoSQL
7 34 (3.05%) Amazon Aurora
8 26 (2.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 26 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (2.07%) Power BI
11 20 (1.80%) MySQL
12 17 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (1.44%) Big Data
14 14 (1.26%) DB2
14 14 (1.26%) Hadoop
15 13 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
15 13 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 87 (7.82%) RStudio
2 40 (3.59%) Jenkins
3 37 (3.32%) Git (software)
4 25 (2.25%) JIRA
5 21 (1.89%) Artifactory
6 10 (0.90%) Bitbucket
6 10 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.72%) Cucumber
7 8 (0.72%) JMeter
7 8 (0.72%) LoadRunner
7 8 (0.72%) Selenium
7 8 (0.72%) TeamCity
7 8 (0.72%) WebDriver
8 7 (0.63%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.45%) JUnit
10 4 (0.36%) Redmine
11 3 (0.27%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.27%) Maven
12 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.18%) WinRunner
General
1 832 (74.75%) Finance
2 762 (68.46%) Front Office
3 235 (21.11%) Banking
4 106 (9.52%) Investment Banking
5 96 (8.63%) French Language
5 96 (8.63%) German Language
6 95 (8.54%) Spanish Language
7 94 (8.45%) Italian Language
8 74 (6.65%) Dutch Language
9 50 (4.49%) Back Office
10 11 (0.99%) Advertising
10 11 (0.99%) Legal
11 8 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.36%) Retail
13 3 (0.27%) Games
13 3 (0.27%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.18%) Marketing
14 2 (0.18%) Prime Brokerage
15 1 (0.090%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 401 (36.03%) Developer
2 201 (18.06%) Java Developer
3 170 (15.27%) Analyst
4 115 (10.33%) Software Engineer
5 113 (10.15%) Python Developer
6 101 (9.07%) Business Analyst
7 100 (8.98%) Consultant
8 94 (8.45%) Senior Developer
9 83 (7.46%) C# Developer
10 78 (7.01%) Finance Manager
11 73 (6.56%) Quantitative Developer
12 70 (6.29%) Implementation Consultant
13 68 (6.11%) AWS Engineer
13 68 (6.11%) Senior Java Developer
14 66 (5.93%) AWS Software Engineer
15 65 (5.84%) Architect
16 63 (5.66%) C++ Developer
17 62 (5.57%) Technical Consultant
18 59 (5.30%) Development Manager
19 56 (5.03%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (31.27%) Web Services
2 237 (21.29%) J2EE
3 138 (12.40%) .NET
4 115 (10.33%) AngularJS
5 104 (9.34%) XML
6 93 (8.36%) React
7 85 (7.64%) Node.js
8 63 (5.66%) FIX Protocol
9 51 (4.58%) NumPy
10 50 (4.49%) Pandas
11 48 (4.31%) J2SE
11 48 (4.31%) SciPy
12 26 (2.34%) WCF
13 25 (2.25%) WPF
14 22 (1.98%) Spring
15 16 (1.44%) HTML
16 14 (1.26%) HTML5
17 13 (1.17%) Middleware
18 12 (1.08%) FpML
18 12 (1.08%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 701 (62.98%) Fixed Income
2 572 (51.39%) Equities
3 510 (45.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 385 (34.59%) Hedge funds
5 159 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
6 118 (10.60%) Greenfield Project
7 83 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
8 82 (7.37%) Algorithms
9 77 (6.92%) Data Structures
10 72 (6.47%) OTC Derivatives
11 60 (5.39%) Reference Data
12 53 (4.76%) Exotic Derivative
13 43 (3.86%) User Experience
14 35 (3.14%) Credit Risk
15 33 (2.96%) Credit Derivative
15 33 (2.96%) Market Risk
16 14 (1.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 13 (1.17%) Public Cloud
18 11 (0.99%) Blog
18 11 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 78 (7.01%) Linux
2 27 (2.43%) Unix
3 22 (1.98%) Windows
4 6 (0.54%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.090%) CentOS
7 1 (0.090%) Debian
7 1 (0.090%) Fedora
7 1 (0.090%) Gentoo
7 1 (0.090%) Solaris
7 1 (0.090%) SUSE
7 1 (0.090%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (57.59%) Asset Management
2 517 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
3 451 (40.52%) Software Engineering
4 377 (33.87%) Investment Management
5 300 (26.95%) Mentoring
6 240 (21.56%) Analytics
7 181 (16.26%) Business Analysis
8 147 (13.21%) Microservices
9 139 (12.49%) Quantitative Analysis
10 122 (10.96%) Portfolio Management
11 114 (10.24%) Computer Science
12 110 (9.88%) Workflow
13 93 (8.36%) Performance Management
14 86 (7.73%) Fintech
14 86 (7.73%) Mathematics
15 81 (7.28%) Fund Management
16 76 (6.83%) Front End Development
17 74 (6.65%) OO
18 70 (6.29%) Risk Management
19 62 (5.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 582 (52.29%) Java
2 475 (42.68%) Python
3 402 (36.12%) SQL
4 356 (31.99%) C#
5 309 (27.76%) C++
6 245 (22.01%) R
7 197 (17.70%) JavaScript
8 74 (6.65%) Perl
9 27 (2.43%) Ruby
10 26 (2.34%) Bash Shell
11 25 (2.25%) VBA
12 21 (1.89%) Kotlin
13 20 (1.80%) Bourne shell
13 20 (1.80%) Korn
14 19 (1.71%) PL/SQL
15 17 (1.53%) Java 8
15 17 (1.53%) MATLAB
16 16 (1.44%) C
17 14 (1.26%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 104 (9.34%) Degree
2 22 (1.98%) PhD
3 13 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (0.72%) CFA
5 7 (0.63%) ISEB
6 6 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.45%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.090%) Linux+ Certification
10 1 (0.090%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.21%) QA
2 35 (3.14%) Data Quality
3 24 (2.16%) EMIR
3 24 (2.16%) MiFID
4 13 (1.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.45%) GDPR
5 5 (0.45%) IFRS
5 5 (0.45%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.27%) PSD2
6 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.18%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.090%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.090%) FATCA
8 1 (0.090%) SLA
System Software
1 107 (9.61%) Docker
2 6 (0.54%) GridGain
3 3 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.090%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (3.50%) Kubernetes
2 38 (3.41%) Terraform
3 7 (0.63%) Ansible
4 6 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.54%) Prometheus
4 6 (0.54%) Puppet
5 4 (0.36%) Control-M
5 4 (0.36%) Icinga
6 1 (0.090%) Automic
6 1 (0.090%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.090%) Grafana
6 1 (0.090%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 179 (16.08%) Charles River
2 178 (15.99%) Oracle
3 175 (15.72%) Bloomberg
4 160 (14.38%) SimCorp
5 132 (11.86%) Calypso
6 108 (9.70%) Reuters
7 42 (3.77%) Google
8 34 (3.05%) ION Trading
9 31 (2.79%) Eze Castle Integration
10 27 (2.43%) Murex
11 20 (1.80%) Eze Software Group
11 20 (1.80%) Sybase
12 19 (1.71%) FXall
12 19 (1.71%) MarketAxess
12 19 (1.71%) Tradeweb
13 17 (1.53%) DevExpress
13 17 (1.53%) Fidessa
14 15 (1.35%) FIS
14 15 (1.35%) Linedata
15 13 (1.17%) Red Hat