Period
to 23 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Counter (OTC) Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1009 1008 1069
Rank change year-on-year -1 +61 +4
Permanent jobs citing OTC Derivatives 144 158 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.097% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 93 86 123
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,875 £42,500
90th Percentile £122,000 £103,750 £93,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +12.00% -7.41%

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 70,736 70,048 82,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.52% 43.00% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 55,208 56,120 68,054
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £79,925
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +5.66%

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 June 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 June 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 -9 144 £70,000 - 10
OTC Derivatives
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 132 (91.67%) Derivative
2 103 (71.53%) Finance
3 77 (53.47%) SQL
4 73 (50.69%) Fixed Income
5 72 (50.00%) Equities
6 64 (44.44%) Front Office
7 59 (40.97%) Banking
8 54 (37.50%) Asset Management
9 52 (36.11%) Degree
10 50 (34.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 47 (32.64%) C#
12 46 (31.94%) Investment Banking
13 32 (22.22%) Mathematics
14 31 (21.53%) Investment Management
14 31 (21.53%) Hedge funds
15 30 (20.83%) SQL Server
16 26 (18.06%) Python
16 26 (18.06%) Analytics
17 24 (16.67%) WPF
17 24 (16.67%) Java
18 23 (15.97%) C++
18 23 (15.97%) WCF
19 20 (13.89%) SDLC
19 20 (13.89%) Software Engineering
20 19 (13.19%) PL/SQL
20 19 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
21 18 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
22 16 (11.11%) OO
22 16 (11.11%) QA
23 15 (10.42%) Unix

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 (2.78%) IIS
1 4 (2.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Markit EDM
2 3 (2.08%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.69%) Bloomberg AIM
3 1 (0.69%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.69%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) SaaS
2 5 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.39%) GitHub
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.39%) Internet
1 2 (1.39%) SSH
2 1 (0.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.03%) Big Data
3 12 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.86%) DB2
4 7 (4.86%) MySQL
5 5 (3.47%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.78%) Blockchain
6 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.39%) GIS
8 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.94%) JIRA
2 5 (3.47%) JUnit
2 5 (3.47%) Mockito
3 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.69%) JMeter
4 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 103 (71.53%) Finance
2 64 (44.44%) Front Office
3 59 (40.97%) Banking
4 46 (31.94%) Investment Banking
5 14 (9.72%) Back Office
6 11 (7.64%) Financial Institution
7 6 (4.17%) Legal
7 6 (4.17%) Publishing
8 4 (2.78%) Wholesale Banking
9 2 (1.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (45.83%) Developer
2 36 (25.00%) Analyst
3 33 (22.92%) C# Developer
4 21 (14.58%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
4 21 (14.58%) C# Programmer
4 21 (14.58%) Programmer
5 17 (11.81%) Quantitative Developer
6 14 (9.72%) Business Analyst
7 12 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 12 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
8 11 (7.64%) Java Developer
8 11 (7.64%) QA Engineer
8 11 (7.64%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.94%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.25%) Asset Management Analyst
10 9 (6.25%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
10 9 (6.25%) Python Developer
11 8 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
11 8 (5.56%) Qualitative Analyst
11 8 (5.56%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.67%) WPF
2 23 (15.97%) WCF
3 12 (8.33%) Spring
4 11 (7.64%) Web Services
5 9 (6.25%) NumPy
5 9 (6.25%) Pandas
5 9 (6.25%) SciPy
6 8 (5.56%) HTML
7 7 (4.86%) Guice
7 7 (4.86%) J2EE
7 7 (4.86%) XML
8 6 (4.17%) CSS
8 6 (4.17%) RESTful
9 5 (3.47%) .NET
9 5 (3.47%) REST
9 5 (3.47%) Spring MVC
10 4 (2.78%) Middleware
10 4 (2.78%) MSMQ
10 4 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 132 (91.67%) Derivative
2 73 (50.69%) Fixed Income
3 72 (50.00%) Equities
4 50 (34.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 31 (21.53%) Hedge funds
6 19 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (9.72%) Computer Science
8 11 (7.64%) Cyberthreat
8 11 (7.64%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (6.25%) Client/Server
10 8 (5.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 8 (5.56%) Management Information System
11 7 (4.86%) Market Risk
12 5 (3.47%) Credit Risk
13 3 (2.08%) Reference Data
14 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.69%) Eurex
14 1 (0.69%) Exotic Derivative
14 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
14 1 (0.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.42%) Unix
2 12 (8.33%) Linux
3 7 (4.86%) Solaris
4 6 (4.17%) Windows
5 3 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 32 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 31 (21.53%) Investment Management
4 26 (18.06%) Analytics
5 20 (13.89%) SDLC
5 20 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 16 (11.11%) OO
7 15 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (9.03%) Low Latency
8 13 (9.03%) Risk Management
9 12 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 11 (7.64%) Change Management
10 11 (7.64%) Fund Management
10 11 (7.64%) Innovative Thinking
10 11 (7.64%) Strategic Thinking
11 10 (6.94%) Portfolio Management
11 10 (6.94%) Project Management
11 10 (6.94%) Quantitative Finance
11 10 (6.94%) Test Planning
11 10 (6.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 77 (53.47%) SQL
2 47 (32.64%) C#
3 26 (18.06%) Python
4 24 (16.67%) Java
5 23 (15.97%) C++
6 19 (13.19%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.86%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.08%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.08%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.08%) VBA
10 2 (1.39%) PHP
11 1 (0.69%) Scala
11 1 (0.69%) VB
11 1 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 52 (36.11%) Degree
2 18 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
3 15 (10.42%) Master's Degree
4 9 (6.25%) CFA
4 9 (6.25%) PhD
5 7 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.69%) ISEB
6 1 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.11%) QA
2 11 (7.64%) MiFID
3 2 (1.39%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.39%) EMIR
3 2 (1.39%) UCITS
4 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (9.72%) Oracle
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.86%) Sybase
4 4 (2.78%) Charles River
5 1 (0.69%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.69%) FFastFill
5 1 (0.69%) MarketAxess
5 1 (0.69%) Murex
5 1 (0.69%) Portware
5 1 (0.69%) Tradeweb