Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term OTC Derivatives in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OTC Derivatives over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Counter (OTC) Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1038 989 1062
Rank change year-on-year -49 +73 +33
Permanent jobs citing OTC Derivatives 109 165 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.066% 0.100% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 61 106 133
England median annual salary £70,000 £73,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +21.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £107,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £73,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.11% +21.67% -14.29%

OTC Derivatives 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 69,039 67,642 84,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.86% 40.85% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 54,848 55,601 68,687
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

OTC Derivatives
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OTC Derivatives as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OTC Derivatives in England

OTC Derivatives
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OTC Derivatives in England.

Salary trend for OTC Derivatives in England

OTC Derivatives
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OTC Derivatives in England over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for OTC Derivatives in England

OTC Derivatives
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OTC Derivatives within the England region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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 -76 94 £65,000 -10.96% 6
South West - 15 £70,000 -
OTC Derivatives
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing OTC Derivatives 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 OTC Derivatives.

1 102 (93.58%) Derivative
2 63 (57.80%) Finance
3 42 (38.53%) Fixed Income
4 41 (37.61%) Equities
4 41 (37.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 38 (34.86%) Banking
6 32 (29.36%) Asset Management
7 27 (24.77%) SQL
8 26 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (22.02%) Investment Banking
9 24 (22.02%) Back Office
10 23 (21.10%) C#
10 23 (21.10%) Degree
10 23 (21.10%) Test Automation
11 22 (20.18%) Front Office
11 22 (20.18%) Business Analysis
12 17 (15.60%) Test Management
12 17 (15.60%) Investment Management
13 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (13.76%) WCF
14 15 (13.76%) WPF
14 15 (13.76%) Scenario Testing
15 14 (12.84%) Java
16 13 (11.93%) Oracle
17 11 (10.09%) MiFID
17 11 (10.09%) QA
17 11 (10.09%) Hedge funds
17 11 (10.09%) SDLC
18 10 (9.17%) EMIR
18 10 (9.17%) Computer Science

OTC Derivatives
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 2 (1.83%) Apache
1 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.92%) IIS
2 1 (0.92%) JBoss
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.92%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.92%) RMDS
2 1 (0.92%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database
1 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) Blockchain
2 4 (3.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.83%) Flink
4 1 (0.92%) Datomic
4 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) JIRA
2 2 (1.83%) JUnit
2 2 (1.83%) Mockito
3 1 (0.92%) JMeter
3 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
General
1 63 (57.80%) Finance
2 38 (34.86%) Banking
3 24 (22.02%) Back Office
3 24 (22.02%) Investment Banking
4 22 (20.18%) Front Office
5 4 (3.67%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (1.83%) Billing
7 2 (1.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.92%) Law
8 1 (0.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (33.94%) Analyst
2 27 (24.77%) Developer
3 24 (22.02%) Business Analyst
4 16 (14.68%) C# Developer
5 15 (13.76%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
5 15 (13.76%) C# Programmer
5 15 (13.76%) Programmer
6 10 (9.17%) Project Manager
7 9 (8.26%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Consultant
9 6 (5.50%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) Derivatives Business Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) IT Business Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Analytics Manager
11 4 (3.67%) Risk Analytics Manager
11 4 (3.67%) Risk Business Analyst
11 4 (3.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.76%) WCF
1 15 (13.76%) WPF
2 7 (6.42%) Spring
3 5 (4.59%) Hibernate
4 4 (3.67%) .NET
5 3 (2.75%) RESTful
5 3 (2.75%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.83%) CSS
6 2 (1.83%) HTML
6 2 (1.83%) Kafka
6 2 (1.83%) Spring MVC
6 2 (1.83%) Web Services
6 2 (1.83%) XML
7 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.92%) J2EE
7 1 (0.92%) JMS
7 1 (0.92%) SOAP
7 1 (0.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 102 (93.58%) Derivative
2 42 (38.53%) Fixed Income
3 41 (37.61%) Equities
3 41 (37.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (10.09%) Hedge funds
6 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
7 9 (8.26%) Credit Risk
8 6 (5.50%) Virtual Team
9 5 (4.59%) Fintech
10 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (3.67%) Grid Computing
11 3 (2.75%) Reference Data
12 2 (1.83%) Equity Derivative
13 1 (0.92%) Eurex
13 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) Unix
2 4 (3.67%) Solaris
3 2 (1.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Windows
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) Asset Management
2 26 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.10%) Test Automation
4 22 (20.18%) Business Analysis
5 17 (15.60%) Investment Management
5 17 (15.60%) Test Management
6 15 (13.76%) Scenario Testing
7 11 (10.09%) SDLC
8 10 (9.17%) Project Management
9 9 (8.26%) Analytics
10 8 (7.34%) Fund Management
10 8 (7.34%) Process Improvement
10 8 (7.34%) Wealth Management
11 7 (6.42%) Business Development
11 7 (6.42%) Collateral Management
11 7 (6.42%) Workflow
12 6 (5.50%) Data Management
12 6 (5.50%) People Management
12 6 (5.50%) Project Planning
12 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.77%) SQL
2 23 (21.10%) C#
3 14 (12.84%) Java
4 4 (3.67%) Python
5 3 (2.75%) C++
5 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.83%) VBA
7 1 (0.92%) C++/CLI
7 1 (0.92%) Clojure
7 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.92%) VB
7 1 (0.92%) VB6
7 1 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (21.10%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) CFA
3 6 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.92%) ISEB
4 1 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) MiFID
1 11 (10.09%) QA
2 10 (9.17%) EMIR
3 7 (6.42%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (6.42%) UCITS
4 6 (5.50%) AIFMD
4 6 (5.50%) SLA
5 4 (3.67%) Basel III
5 4 (3.67%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.92%) FATCA
6 1 (0.92%) FINRA
6 1 (0.92%) PMO
Vendors
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle
2 9 (8.26%) Charles River
3 3 (2.75%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.83%) Calypso
4 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.83%) Solace
5 1 (0.92%) Avaloq
5 1 (0.92%) FFastFill
5 1 (0.92%) FNZ
5 1 (0.92%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.92%) Murex
5 1 (0.92%) Perforce