Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Counter (OTC) Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1000 919 1016
Rank change year-on-year -81 +97 -1
Permanent jobs citing OTC Derivatives 135 242 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.32% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 93 92 129
England median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £41,250 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £99,500 £102,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%

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 68,694 74,522 78,628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.98% 44.74% 42.97%
Number of salaries quoted 53,412 56,411 65,307
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -45 135 £75,000 +15.38% 3
OTC Derivatives
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 126 (93.33%) Derivative
2 106 (78.52%) Finance
3 81 (60.00%) Equities
4 79 (58.52%) SQL
5 66 (48.89%) Fixed Income
6 65 (48.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 60 (44.44%) Front Office
8 57 (42.22%) Asset Management
8 57 (42.22%) Degree
9 52 (38.52%) Banking
9 52 (38.52%) C#
10 49 (36.30%) Investment Banking
11 46 (34.07%) Hedge funds
12 39 (28.89%) Mathematics
13 34 (25.19%) Python
14 31 (22.96%) Software Engineering
14 31 (22.96%) Analytics
15 30 (22.22%) Investment Management
16 29 (21.48%) WPF
17 27 (20.00%) SQL Server
18 26 (19.26%) Java
18 26 (19.26%) WCF
19 25 (18.52%) C++
20 22 (16.30%) Numerate Degree
20 22 (16.30%) PL/SQL
21 21 (15.56%) Linux
22 18 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
23 15 (11.11%) SDLC
23 15 (11.11%) Spring
23 15 (11.11%) 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 4 (2.96%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.74%) IIS
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.96%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.48%) Bloomberg AIM
3 2 (1.48%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.74%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.93%) SaaS
2 6 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.22%) GitHub
4 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.74%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) SSH
2 2 (1.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.63%) Big Data
3 10 (7.41%) DB2
3 10 (7.41%) MySQL
4 9 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.70%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.48%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.48%) GIS
8 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.41%) JIRA
2 5 (3.70%) JUnit
2 5 (3.70%) Mockito
3 3 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 106 (78.52%) Finance
2 60 (44.44%) Front Office
3 52 (38.52%) Banking
4 49 (36.30%) Investment Banking
5 13 (9.63%) Back Office
6 11 (8.15%) Financial Institution
7 9 (6.67%) Legal
8 5 (3.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.74%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 76 (56.30%) Developer
2 33 (24.44%) C# Developer
3 30 (22.22%) Analyst
4 24 (17.78%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
5 20 (14.81%) Quantitative Developer
6 17 (12.59%) Business Analyst
6 17 (12.59%) Python Developer
7 16 (11.85%) C# Programmer
7 16 (11.85%) Programmer
8 13 (9.63%) Java Developer
9 12 (8.89%) SQL Analyst
10 10 (7.41%) Architect
10 10 (7.41%) Java Quantitative Developer
11 9 (6.67%) Applications Support
11 9 (6.67%) Asset Management Analyst
11 9 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
11 9 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
11 9 (6.67%) Senior Developer
12 8 (5.93%) Front Office Developer
12 8 (5.93%) Qualitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.48%) WPF
2 26 (19.26%) WCF
3 15 (11.11%) Spring
4 14 (10.37%) Web Services
5 13 (9.63%) NumPy
5 13 (9.63%) Pandas
5 13 (9.63%) SciPy
6 10 (7.41%) Guice
6 10 (7.41%) J2EE
7 7 (5.19%) XML
8 5 (3.70%) .NET
8 5 (3.70%) REST
8 5 (3.70%) RESTful
8 5 (3.70%) Spring MVC
9 4 (2.96%) HTML
9 4 (2.96%) Middleware
9 4 (2.96%) MSMQ
9 4 (2.96%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (2.22%) OAuth
10 3 (2.22%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 126 (93.33%) Derivative
2 81 (60.00%) Equities
3 66 (48.89%) Fixed Income
4 65 (48.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 46 (34.07%) Hedge funds
6 18 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 13 (9.63%) Client/Server
9 11 (8.15%) Cyberthreat
9 11 (8.15%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 10 (7.41%) Market Risk
11 9 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
13 4 (2.96%) Credit Risk
14 2 (1.48%) Reference Data
15 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
15 1 (0.74%) Exotic Derivative
15 1 (0.74%) Fintech
15 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.56%) Linux
2 8 (5.93%) Unix
3 4 (2.96%) Fedora
3 4 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.96%) SUSE
3 4 (2.96%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.22%) CentOS
4 3 (2.22%) Windows
5 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.22%) Asset Management
2 39 (28.89%) Mathematics
3 31 (22.96%) Analytics
3 31 (22.96%) Software Engineering
4 30 (22.22%) Investment Management
5 15 (11.11%) OO
5 15 (11.11%) SDLC
6 14 (10.37%) Portfolio Management
6 14 (10.37%) Quantitative Finance
6 14 (10.37%) Risk Management
7 13 (9.63%) Dashboard Development
8 12 (8.89%) Fund Management
8 12 (8.89%) Low Latency
9 11 (8.15%) Innovative Thinking
9 11 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (8.15%) Strategic Thinking
10 10 (7.41%) Concurrent Programming
10 10 (7.41%) Multithreading
11 9 (6.67%) Change Management
11 9 (6.67%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (58.52%) SQL
2 52 (38.52%) C#
3 34 (25.19%) Python
4 26 (19.26%) Java
5 25 (18.52%) C++
6 22 (16.30%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.93%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.96%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.22%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.22%) PHP
10 2 (1.48%) VBA
11 1 (0.74%) Java 8
11 1 (0.74%) Scala
11 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.74%) VB
11 1 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 57 (42.22%) Degree
2 22 (16.30%) Numerate Degree
3 13 (9.63%) Master's Degree
4 9 (6.67%) PhD
5 7 (5.19%) CFA
6 5 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.67%) MiFID
2 8 (5.93%) QA
3 3 (2.22%) Basel III
4 2 (1.48%) UCITS
5 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (10.37%) Oracle
2 10 (7.41%) Sybase
3 5 (3.70%) Charles River
4 4 (2.96%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.48%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.48%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.74%) Calypso
6 1 (0.74%) MarketAxess
6 1 (0.74%) Portware
6 1 (0.74%) Tradeweb