Period
to 21 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Derivative over the 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 252 224
Rank change year-on-year +73 -28 -16
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1,187 936 1,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.96% 1.34% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.32% 2.94% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 930 669 751
London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £115,000 £112,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +7.14%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 27,503 31,851 30,714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.30% 45.49% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21,741 25,482 25,390
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% -

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Derivative as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in London

Derivative
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Derivative in London.

Salary trend for Derivative in London

Derivative
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Derivative in London over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Derivative in London

Derivative
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the London region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Central London +2 137 £80,000 +6.67% 15
East London +12 5 £70,000 -6.67%
Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 London region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 851 (71.69%) Finance
2 756 (63.69%) Fixed Income
3 621 (52.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 606 (51.05%) Equities
5 579 (48.78%) Front Office
6 550 (46.34%) Java
7 544 (45.83%) Banking
8 539 (45.41%) SQL
9 505 (42.54%) Asset Management
10 432 (36.39%) C#
11 404 (34.04%) Hedge funds
12 369 (31.09%) Investment Management
13 363 (30.58%) Software Engineering
14 326 (27.46%) Degree
15 324 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
16 291 (24.52%) Python
17 273 (23.00%) C++
18 262 (22.07%) Oracle
19 251 (21.15%) Computer Science
20 209 (17.61%) Investment Banking
21 206 (17.35%) .NET
22 192 (16.18%) FIX Protocol
22 192 (16.18%) Wealth Management
22 192 (16.18%) thinkFolio
23 178 (15.00%) AngularJS
24 171 (14.41%) Portfolio Management
25 170 (14.32%) Workflow
26 169 (14.24%) XML
27 165 (13.90%) Unix
28 156 (13.14%) Oracle Workflow

Derivative
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 156 (13.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 65 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 53 (4.47%) Apache
4 16 (1.35%) Jupyter
5 11 (0.93%) SAS
6 9 (0.76%) Ethereum
7 8 (0.67%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.25%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.25%) IIS
9 2 (0.17%) GemFire
10 1 (0.084%) CMS
10 1 (0.084%) Confluence
10 1 (0.084%) JBoss
10 1 (0.084%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.084%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 192 (16.18%) thinkFolio
2 55 (4.63%) Markit EDM
3 51 (4.30%) Front Arena
4 40 (3.37%) Temenos T24
5 13 (1.10%) Eze OMS
6 11 (0.93%) LatentZero
7 9 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.76%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.25%) Orchestrade
10 2 (0.17%) LongView
10 2 (0.17%) SunGard GMI
11 1 (0.084%) Bloomberg AIM
11 1 (0.084%) Bloomberg TOMS
11 1 (0.084%) Capstone
11 1 (0.084%) Minerva
11 1 (0.084%) Rolfe and Nolan
11 1 (0.084%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 113 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (5.05%) GitHub
3 51 (4.30%) SaaS
4 29 (2.44%) PaaS
5 24 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (1.68%) Amazon S3
7 18 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 16 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.25%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.25%) Route 53
9 3 (0.25%) Slack
9 3 (0.25%) Trello
9 3 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.17%) Serverless
11 1 (0.084%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.084%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.084%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (6.40%) FIX Connectivity
2 24 (2.02%) HTTP
3 15 (1.26%) Multicast
4 7 (0.59%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.34%) Firewall
5 4 (0.34%) VPN
6 2 (0.17%) BGP
6 2 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.17%) DHCP
6 2 (0.17%) DNS
6 2 (0.17%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.17%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.17%) OSPF
6 2 (0.17%) SAN
6 2 (0.17%) SSH
6 2 (0.17%) VLAN
6 2 (0.17%) VoIP
7 1 (0.084%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 54 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 34 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
4 25 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 21 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
7 14 (1.18%) Blockchain
8 13 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.01%) KDB
10 10 (0.84%) Kdb+
10 10 (0.84%) Tick Data
11 9 (0.76%) CockroachDB
12 8 (0.67%) VoltDB
13 7 (0.59%) Big Data
13 7 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.59%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.51%) MySQL
14 6 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (1.77%) JIRA
3 19 (1.60%) Git (software)
4 17 (1.43%) TeamCity
5 13 (1.10%) Maven
6 10 (0.84%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.67%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.59%) JUnit
9 6 (0.51%) Subversion
10 4 (0.34%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.34%) NUnit
10 4 (0.34%) Robot Framework
10 4 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.25%) CircleCI
11 3 (0.25%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.25%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.25%) Selenium
12 2 (0.17%) Mockito
12 2 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 851 (71.69%) Finance
2 579 (48.78%) Front Office
3 544 (45.83%) Banking
4 209 (17.61%) Investment Banking
5 99 (8.34%) Back Office
6 75 (6.32%) Games
7 57 (4.80%) German Language
8 55 (4.63%) Spanish Language
9 52 (4.38%) French Language
10 51 (4.30%) Italian Language
11 17 (1.43%) Financial Institution
12 14 (1.18%) Advertising
13 8 (0.67%) Retail
14 7 (0.59%) Marketing
15 2 (0.17%) Legal
15 2 (0.17%) Publishing
16 1 (0.084%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 453 (38.16%) Developer
2 263 (22.16%) Analyst
3 218 (18.37%) Java Developer
4 192 (16.18%) Business Analyst
5 141 (11.88%) C# Developer
6 114 (9.60%) Applications Support
7 98 (8.26%) Support Engineer
8 86 (7.25%) Consultant
9 77 (6.49%) Software Engineer
10 76 (6.40%) SQL Developer
11 73 (6.15%) Applications Engineer
12 72 (6.07%) Architect
13 67 (5.64%) Applications Support Engineer
14 59 (4.97%) Implementation Consultant
14 59 (4.97%) Java Engineer
15 56 (4.72%) Lead Architect
16 49 (4.13%) .NET Developer
17 47 (3.96%) C# Software Developer
18 46 (3.88%) J2EE Developer
18 46 (3.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (17.35%) .NET
2 192 (16.18%) FIX Protocol
3 178 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 169 (14.24%) XML
5 132 (11.12%) Web Services
6 131 (11.04%) React
7 101 (8.51%) J2EE
8 84 (7.08%) ASP.NET
9 79 (6.66%) Node.js
10 71 (5.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 70 (5.90%) Vue.js
12 65 (5.48%) WPF
13 61 (5.14%) REST
14 50 (4.21%) HTML
15 45 (3.79%) HTML5
15 45 (3.79%) WCF
16 44 (3.71%) CSS
17 43 (3.62%) J2SE
18 37 (3.12%) Spring
19 26 (2.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 756 (63.69%) Fixed Income
2 621 (52.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 606 (51.05%) Equities
4 404 (34.04%) Hedge funds
5 134 (11.29%) OTC Derivatives
6 122 (10.28%) Equity Derivative
7 88 (7.41%) Data Structures
8 84 (7.08%) Management Information System
9 83 (6.99%) Algorithms
10 82 (6.91%) Fintech
11 77 (6.49%) Credit Derivative
12 64 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
13 63 (5.31%) Greenfield Project
14 38 (3.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 38 (3.20%) Market Risk
15 35 (2.95%) User Experience
16 27 (2.27%) Virtual Team
17 26 (2.19%) Credit Risk
18 16 (1.35%) Blog
18 16 (1.35%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 165 (13.90%) Unix
2 95 (8.00%) Linux
3 47 (3.96%) Windows
4 19 (1.60%) CentOS
5 17 (1.43%) Fedora
6 13 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.93%) Solaris
8 9 (0.76%) SUSE
8 9 (0.76%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.67%) AIX
9 8 (0.67%) Android
9 8 (0.67%) HPUX
9 8 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.17%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 505 (42.54%) Asset Management
2 369 (31.09%) Investment Management
3 363 (30.58%) Software Engineering
4 324 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
5 251 (21.15%) Computer Science
6 192 (16.18%) Wealth Management
7 171 (14.41%) Portfolio Management
8 170 (14.32%) Workflow
9 129 (10.87%) Business Analysis
10 110 (9.27%) Mentoring
11 104 (8.76%) Low Latency
12 101 (8.51%) Decision-Making
13 93 (7.83%) Fund Management
13 93 (7.83%) Microservices
14 91 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
15 83 (6.99%) User Stories
16 82 (6.91%) Multithreading
16 82 (6.91%) OO
17 80 (6.74%) GAP Analysis
17 80 (6.74%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 550 (46.34%) Java
2 539 (45.41%) SQL
3 432 (36.39%) C#
4 291 (24.52%) Python
5 273 (23.00%) C++
6 124 (10.45%) JavaScript
7 109 (9.18%) Perl
8 78 (6.57%) PL/SQL
9 64 (5.39%) Bash Shell
10 63 (5.31%) R
11 55 (4.63%) Ruby
12 52 (4.38%) VBA
13 28 (2.36%) Scala
14 26 (2.19%) Bourne shell
14 26 (2.19%) Korn
15 22 (1.85%) T-SQL
16 20 (1.68%) Haskell
17 18 (1.52%) F#
18 16 (1.35%) C
18 16 (1.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 326 (27.46%) Degree
2 35 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (2.02%) PhD
3 24 (2.02%) SAFe Agilist
4 15 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
5 10 (0.84%) CFA
6 5 (0.42%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.34%) CCNA
7 4 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.25%) ISEB
9 2 (0.17%) CCNP
10 1 (0.084%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (8.00%) QA
2 28 (2.36%) MiFID
3 21 (1.77%) EMIR
4 19 (1.60%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (0.76%) IFRS
5 9 (0.76%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 98 (8.26%) Docker
2 5 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.17%) NFS
3 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.17%) VMFS
3 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.084%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 43 (3.62%) Nagios
2 39 (3.29%) Icinga
2 39 (3.29%) ZABBIX
3 16 (1.35%) Terraform
4 7 (0.59%) Ansible
5 4 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.25%) HP ALM
6 3 (0.25%) Mesos
7 2 (0.17%) Control-M
7 2 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.17%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.084%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.084%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.084%) Puppet
Vendors
1 262 (22.07%) Oracle
2 154 (12.97%) Charles River
3 123 (10.36%) Bloomberg
3 123 (10.36%) Reuters
4 90 (7.58%) Calypso
5 60 (5.05%) FXall
5 60 (5.05%) MarketAxess
5 60 (5.05%) Tradeweb
6 59 (4.97%) ION Trading
7 49 (4.13%) Eze Software Group
8 47 (3.96%) SimCorp
9 41 (3.45%) SolarWinds
10 32 (2.70%) Murex
11 30 (2.53%) DevExpress
11 30 (2.53%) Red Hat
12 27 (2.27%) Microsoft
13 17 (1.43%) Google
14 16 (1.35%) Rackspace
15 15 (1.26%) TIBCO
16 14 (1.18%) Sybase