Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 330 260 374
Rank change year-on-year -70 +114 +60
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 988 752 1,126
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.98% 1.19% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.49% 3.32% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 763 668 964
10th Percentile £61,800 £63,750 £53,750
25th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £100,000 £102,500 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.44% +28.13% -
75th Percentile £122,500 £132,500 £115,000
90th Percentile £136,250 £143,750 £130,000
UK median annual salary £100,000 £102,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +28.13% -

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 39,752 22,617 47,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.53% 35.81% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24,435 18,171 36,231
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,208 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,500 £38,642
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,994
% change year-on-year +4.55% +3.79% +0.94%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -47 972 £100,000 -4.76% 79
South East - 13 £60,000 -
East of England - 2 - -
Midlands -72 1 £165,000 +175.00%
East Midlands - 1 £165,000 -
Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 783 (79.25%) Finance
2 561 (56.78%) Front Office
3 540 (54.66%) Python
4 476 (48.18%) Equities
5 435 (44.03%) AWS
6 421 (42.61%) Java
7 417 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
8 405 (40.99%) Fixed Income
9 382 (38.66%) Software Engineering
10 351 (35.53%) Asset Management
11 347 (35.12%) Analytics
12 337 (34.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 335 (33.91%) Hedge funds
14 330 (33.40%) JavaScript
15 304 (30.77%) Investment Management
16 278 (28.14%) React
17 277 (28.04%) SQL
18 250 (25.30%) AngularJS
19 235 (23.79%) Full Stack Development
20 229 (23.18%) GCP
21 227 (22.98%) Web Services
22 225 (22.77%) Azure
23 215 (21.76%) Banking
24 196 (19.84%) C#
25 176 (17.81%) Vue.js
26 172 (17.41%) Social Skills
27 151 (15.28%) Scala
28 149 (15.08%) Kotlin
29 144 (14.57%) C++
30 140 (14.17%) 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 80 (8.10%) Apache
2 33 (3.34%) Apache Spark
3 28 (2.83%) Apache Airflow
4 27 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.61%) Confluence
6 3 (0.30%) Drupal
6 3 (0.30%) Ethereum
6 3 (0.30%) Facebook Platform
7 2 (0.20%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.20%) MTS
7 2 (0.20%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.30%) PolarLake
3 2 (0.20%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
3 2 (0.20%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.10%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.10%) Kondor
4 1 (0.10%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 435 (44.03%) AWS
2 229 (23.18%) GCP
3 225 (22.77%) Azure
4 133 (13.46%) Serverless
5 93 (9.41%) Amazon S3
6 90 (9.11%) Amazon EC2
7 89 (9.01%) AWS Lambda
8 36 (3.64%) Stackdriver
9 33 (3.34%) Firebase
10 27 (2.73%) OpenShift
11 21 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 21 (2.13%) Snowflake
12 18 (1.82%) Power Platform
13 10 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (0.81%) Azure Service Bus
15 5 (0.51%) SaaS
16 4 (0.40%) PaaS
17 3 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
17 3 (0.30%) DigitalOcean
18 2 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.81%) HTTP
2 7 (0.71%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.61%) FIX Connectivity
3 6 (0.61%) Internet
4 5 (0.51%) GSM
5 3 (0.30%) Firewall
5 3 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.30%) SSL
6 2 (0.20%) LAN
7 1 (0.10%) Multicast
7 1 (0.10%) Unicast
7 1 (0.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (7.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 77 (7.79%) Apache Ignite
2 74 (7.49%) Relational Database
3 41 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (3.85%) DB2
4 38 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 34 (3.44%) Amazon Athena
6 29 (2.94%) SQL Server
7 23 (2.33%) KDB
8 22 (2.23%) Amazon Aurora
9 21 (2.13%) MongoDB
10 20 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (1.72%) Data Mart
12 16 (1.62%) Power BI
13 15 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (1.21%) NoSQL
15 11 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (1.01%) Big Data
17 8 (0.81%) Blockchain
18 7 (0.71%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 75 (7.59%) Git (software)
2 51 (5.16%) Eclipse
2 51 (5.16%) IntelliJ
3 50 (5.06%) Gradle
4 38 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 35 (3.54%) Bitbucket Server
6 34 (3.44%) JIRA
7 29 (2.94%) Maven
8 27 (2.73%) Artifactory
8 27 (2.73%) SonarQube
9 9 (0.91%) Subversion
10 5 (0.51%) GitLab
11 2 (0.20%) ER Studio
11 2 (0.20%) ERwin
11 2 (0.20%) JUnit
11 2 (0.20%) PowerDesigner
11 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.10%) GCC
General
1 783 (79.25%) Finance
2 561 (56.78%) Front Office
3 215 (21.76%) Banking
4 172 (17.41%) Social Skills
5 140 (14.17%) Investment Banking
6 64 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (4.05%) Retail
8 28 (2.83%) Back Office
9 20 (2.02%) Advertising
9 20 (2.02%) Automotive
10 16 (1.62%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.62%) Influencing Skills
10 16 (1.62%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.52%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.91%) Documentation Skills
12 9 (0.91%) Organisational Skills
13 6 (0.61%) Legal
14 5 (0.51%) Presentation Skills
15 4 (0.40%) Law
16 1 (0.10%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 560 (56.68%) Developer
2 230 (23.28%) Software Engineer
3 213 (21.56%) Python Developer
4 193 (19.53%) Analyst
5 174 (17.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 145 (14.68%) Java Developer
7 128 (12.96%) Front Office Developer
8 112 (11.34%) Python Engineer
9 103 (10.43%) Senior Developer
10 102 (10.32%) Python Software Engineer
11 99 (10.02%) JavaScript Developer
12 82 (8.30%) Business Analyst
13 79 (8.00%) Lead Developer
14 70 (7.09%) AWS Developer
15 59 (5.97%) Applications Support
15 59 (5.97%) AWS Engineer
16 58 (5.87%) .NET Developer
16 58 (5.87%) Senior Python Developer
17 57 (5.77%) React Developer
18 55 (5.57%) AWS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (28.14%) React
2 250 (25.30%) AngularJS
3 227 (22.98%) Web Services
4 176 (17.81%) Vue.js
5 113 (11.44%) .NET
6 90 (9.11%) Node.js
6 90 (9.11%) Spring
7 75 (7.59%) .NET Core
8 53 (5.36%) GraphQL
9 52 (5.26%) ASP.NET
10 47 (4.76%) ASP.NET Core
10 47 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
11 46 (4.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 38 (3.85%) Kafka
13 37 (3.74%) Spring Boot
13 37 (3.74%) SQLAlchemy
14 31 (3.14%) Shiny
15 23 (2.33%) HTML
15 23 (2.33%) Middleware
16 22 (2.23%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 476 (48.18%) Equities
2 405 (40.99%) Fixed Income
3 337 (34.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 335 (33.91%) Hedge funds
5 138 (13.97%) Equity Derivative
6 80 (8.10%) Market Risk
7 77 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
8 55 (5.57%) Credit Risk
9 53 (5.36%) OTC Derivatives
10 49 (4.96%) Data Structures
11 45 (4.55%) Algorithms
12 41 (4.15%) User Experience
13 31 (3.14%) Legacy Systems
14 29 (2.94%) Credit Derivative
14 29 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
15 27 (2.73%) Video\Live Streaming
16 16 (1.62%) Exotic Derivative
17 14 (1.42%) Management Information System
17 14 (1.42%) Reference Data
18 8 (0.81%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 137 (13.87%) Unix
2 113 (11.44%) Linux
3 60 (6.07%) Windows
4 5 (0.51%) CentOS
5 4 (0.40%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.30%) Debian
7 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.10%) Solaris
8 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
2 382 (38.66%) Software Engineering
3 351 (35.53%) Asset Management
4 347 (35.12%) Analytics
5 304 (30.77%) Investment Management
6 235 (23.79%) Full Stack Development
7 137 (13.87%) Fintech
8 136 (13.77%) Problem-Solving
9 118 (11.94%) Risk Management
10 99 (10.02%) Data Analytics
10 99 (10.02%) Migration
11 97 (9.82%) DevOps
12 88 (8.91%) Scrum
13 77 (7.79%) SDLC
14 76 (7.69%) TDD
15 69 (6.98%) Microservices
16 61 (6.17%) Risk Analytics
17 60 (6.07%) Data Management
18 56 (5.67%) Test Automation
18 56 (5.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 540 (54.66%) Python
2 421 (42.61%) Java
3 330 (33.40%) JavaScript
4 277 (28.04%) SQL
5 196 (19.84%) C#
6 151 (15.28%) Scala
7 149 (15.08%) Kotlin
8 144 (14.57%) C++
9 138 (13.97%) TypeScript
10 83 (8.40%) Clojure
11 50 (5.06%) R
12 33 (3.34%) VBA
13 29 (2.94%) Bash Shell
14 23 (2.33%) Perl
15 19 (1.92%) MATLAB
16 11 (1.11%) ES6
16 11 (1.11%) Go
16 11 (1.11%) Groovy
17 10 (1.01%) Java 8
18 9 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (5.57%) Degree
2 18 (1.82%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (0.71%) Postgraduate
4 6 (0.61%) PhD
5 5 (0.51%) Chartered Engineer
5 5 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.30%) CFA
6 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.10%) ACCA
8 1 (0.10%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (13.66%) QA
2 57 (5.77%) MiFID
3 32 (3.24%) EMIR
4 9 (0.91%) Basel II
4 9 (0.91%) CRD IV
5 5 (0.51%) HAZOP
5 5 (0.51%) IEC 61508
5 5 (0.51%) ISO 26262
6 4 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.40%) PMO
7 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.10%) Basel III
8 1 (0.10%) FATCA
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 91 (9.21%) Docker
2 27 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.20%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 66 (6.68%) Kubernetes
2 46 (4.66%) Terraform
3 5 (0.51%) Puppet
4 4 (0.40%) Prometheus
5 3 (0.30%) Ansible
5 3 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.20%) Control-M
7 1 (0.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (5.36%) Sybase
2 36 (3.64%) Oracle
3 28 (2.83%) Microsoft
3 28 (2.83%) Murex
4 22 (2.23%) Bloomberg
5 19 (1.92%) Greenplum
6 12 (1.21%) ServiceNow
7 8 (0.81%) Google
8 6 (0.61%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.61%) Reuters
9 5 (0.51%) Calypso
10 4 (0.40%) Charles River
10 4 (0.40%) Instagram
10 4 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.40%) Sophis
11 3 (0.30%) FactSet
11 3 (0.30%) Fidessa
11 3 (0.30%) Informatica
11 3 (0.30%) Refinitiv
11 3 (0.30%) SmartCo