Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 218 90 191
Rank change year-on-year -128 +101 +24
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 863 701 1,073
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.70% 3.55% 1.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.82% 8.86% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 675 646 927
10th Percentile £66,550 £65,000 £58,750
25th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £72,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £100,000 £110,000 £95,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +26.67%
75th Percentile £126,250 £136,250 £125,000
90th Percentile £142,500 £153,750 £143,750
England median annual salary £100,000 £110,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% +20.00%

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 22,569 7,914 20,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.59% 40.03% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13,251 6,704 16,317
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £66,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.85% +1.54%
75th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £120,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in London

Derivative
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Derivative in London.

Salary trend for Derivative in London

Derivative
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Derivative in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 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
Central London -5 110 £85,000 - 24
South London - 1 £50,000 - 5
Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 London region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 606 (70.22%) Finance
2 510 (59.10%) Python
3 457 (52.95%) Front Office
4 434 (50.29%) Java
5 425 (49.25%) AWS
6 381 (44.15%) Software Engineering
7 355 (41.14%) Fixed Income
8 352 (40.79%) Equities
9 347 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
10 305 (35.34%) Asset Management
11 300 (34.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 282 (32.68%) JavaScript
13 280 (32.44%) Full Stack Development
14 264 (30.59%) SQL
15 261 (30.24%) React
16 259 (30.01%) Analytics
17 257 (29.78%) Hedge funds
18 222 (25.72%) Azure
19 221 (25.61%) GCP
20 217 (25.14%) Web Services
21 202 (23.41%) Investment Management
22 196 (22.71%) AngularJS
23 186 (21.55%) Banking
24 184 (21.32%) TypeScript
25 159 (18.42%) Kotlin
26 153 (17.73%) Serverless
27 151 (17.50%) Scala
28 143 (16.57%) Vue.js
29 137 (15.87%) Social Skills
30 129 (14.95%) DevOps

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
1 109 (12.63%) Apache
2 36 (4.17%) Apache Airflow
3 32 (3.71%) Apache Spark
4 20 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.70%) Confluence
5 6 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (0.58%) Apache Pulsar
7 3 (0.35%) Ethereum
8 2 (0.23%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.35%) Eikon
2 2 (0.23%) FINCAD Analytics
2 2 (0.23%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
2 2 (0.23%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.12%) Kondor
3 1 (0.12%) Salerio
3 1 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 425 (49.25%) AWS
2 222 (25.72%) Azure
3 221 (25.61%) GCP
4 153 (17.73%) Serverless
5 126 (14.60%) Amazon S3
6 119 (13.79%) AWS Lambda
7 117 (13.56%) Amazon EC2
8 27 (3.13%) Stackdriver
9 24 (2.78%) Firebase
10 23 (2.67%) Snowflake
11 20 (2.32%) OpenShift
12 17 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (1.27%) Power Platform
14 8 (0.93%) PaaS
14 8 (0.93%) SaaS
15 6 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
16 3 (0.35%) AWS KMS
16 3 (0.35%) CloudFront
17 2 (0.23%) AWS Step Functions
17 2 (0.23%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.16%) HTTP
2 5 (0.58%) FIX Connectivity
2 5 (0.58%) GSM
2 5 (0.58%) Internet
3 4 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.23%) LAN
5 1 (0.12%) Multicast
5 1 (0.12%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (12.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 104 (12.05%) Apache Ignite
3 66 (7.65%) Relational Database
4 40 (4.63%) Amazon Athena
5 38 (4.40%) RDBMS
6 37 (4.29%) DB2
7 36 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (3.24%) Amazon Aurora
9 24 (2.78%) KDB
10 22 (2.55%) MongoDB
11 20 (2.32%) SQL Server
12 19 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.16%) Power BI
15 9 (1.04%) NoSQL
16 8 (0.93%) Data Lake
16 8 (0.93%) Data Mart
16 8 (0.93%) Hadoop
16 8 (0.93%) Oracle Database
16 8 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 63 (7.30%) Git (software)
2 50 (5.79%) Eclipse
2 50 (5.79%) IntelliJ
3 49 (5.68%) Gradle
4 36 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 34 (3.94%) Bitbucket Server
6 24 (2.78%) JIRA
7 23 (2.67%) Maven
8 19 (2.20%) Artifactory
8 19 (2.20%) SonarQube
9 8 (0.93%) Subversion
10 4 (0.46%) GitLab
11 2 (0.23%) ER Studio
11 2 (0.23%) ERwin
11 2 (0.23%) JUnit
11 2 (0.23%) PowerDesigner
11 2 (0.23%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.12%) Cypress.io
12 1 (0.12%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.12%) TestNG
General
1 606 (70.22%) Finance
2 457 (52.95%) Front Office
3 186 (21.55%) Banking
4 137 (15.87%) Social Skills
5 114 (13.21%) Investment Banking
6 46 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (3.71%) Retail
8 24 (2.78%) Back Office
9 20 (2.32%) Automotive
10 16 (1.85%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.74%) Manufacturing
12 12 (1.39%) Advertising
12 12 (1.39%) Financial Institution
12 12 (1.39%) Influencing Skills
13 6 (0.70%) Legal
13 6 (0.70%) Organisational Skills
14 4 (0.46%) Documentation Skills
14 4 (0.46%) Law
15 3 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.35%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 543 (62.92%) Developer
2 274 (31.75%) Software Engineer
3 243 (28.16%) Python Developer
4 225 (26.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 183 (21.21%) Java Developer
6 167 (19.35%) Python Engineer
7 163 (18.89%) Python Software Engineer
8 142 (16.45%) Senior Developer
9 119 (13.79%) Analyst
10 103 (11.94%) Lead Developer
11 94 (10.89%) Front Office Developer
12 88 (10.20%) Senior Java Developer
13 75 (8.69%) Senior Python Developer
14 68 (7.88%) React Developer
15 64 (7.42%) Senior Software Engineer
16 56 (6.49%) Lead Software Developer
16 56 (6.49%) Lead Software Engineer
17 55 (6.37%) JavaScript Developer
18 54 (6.26%) Senior Software Developer
19 50 (5.79%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (30.24%) React
2 217 (25.14%) Web Services
3 196 (22.71%) AngularJS
4 143 (16.57%) Vue.js
5 90 (10.43%) Node.js
6 85 (9.85%) Spring
7 49 (5.68%) .NET
8 38 (4.40%) FIX Protocol
9 33 (3.82%) Spring Boot
10 31 (3.59%) GraphQL
11 26 (3.01%) Kafka
11 26 (3.01%) SQLAlchemy
12 21 (2.43%) .NET Core
13 20 (2.32%) REST
14 16 (1.85%) HTML
14 16 (1.85%) HTML5
15 15 (1.74%) CSS
15 15 (1.74%) CSS3
15 15 (1.74%) jQuery
16 13 (1.51%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 355 (41.14%) Fixed Income
2 352 (40.79%) Equities
3 300 (34.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 257 (29.78%) Hedge funds
5 76 (8.81%) Equity Derivative
6 65 (7.53%) User Experience
7 59 (6.84%) Credit Derivative
8 55 (6.37%) Market Risk
9 54 (6.26%) OTC Derivatives
10 52 (6.03%) Data Structures
11 48 (5.56%) Algorithms
12 39 (4.52%) Credit Risk
13 31 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
14 21 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (2.20%) Video\Live Streaming
16 8 (0.93%) Cloud Native
16 8 (0.93%) Legacy Systems
16 8 (0.93%) Management Information System
16 8 (0.93%) Pricing Data
16 8 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 105 (12.17%) Unix
2 97 (11.24%) Linux
3 55 (6.37%) Windows
4 6 (0.70%) CentOS
4 6 (0.70%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.23%) Debian
7 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (44.15%) Software Engineering
2 347 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
3 305 (35.34%) Asset Management
4 280 (32.44%) Full Stack Development
5 259 (30.01%) Analytics
6 202 (23.41%) Investment Management
7 129 (14.95%) DevOps
8 111 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
9 93 (10.78%) Risk Management
10 87 (10.08%) Fintech
11 79 (9.15%) TDD
12 70 (8.11%) Mathematics
13 65 (7.53%) Data Analytics
13 65 (7.53%) Scrum
14 60 (6.95%) Microservices
15 57 (6.60%) Data Management
16 54 (6.26%) Portfolio Management
17 52 (6.03%) Front End Development
17 52 (6.03%) Functional Programming
17 52 (6.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 510 (59.10%) Python
2 434 (50.29%) Java
3 282 (32.68%) JavaScript
4 264 (30.59%) SQL
5 184 (21.32%) TypeScript
6 159 (18.42%) Kotlin
7 151 (17.50%) Scala
8 110 (12.75%) Clojure
9 108 (12.51%) C#
10 101 (11.70%) C++
11 26 (3.01%) MATLAB
12 24 (2.78%) Bash Shell
13 22 (2.55%) R
13 22 (2.55%) VBA
14 15 (1.74%) Go
14 15 (1.74%) Perl
15 14 (1.62%) C
16 10 (1.16%) Groovy
17 8 (0.93%) VB
18 6 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (5.21%) Degree
2 7 (0.81%) PhD
3 6 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
4 5 (0.58%) CHECK Team Member
4 5 (0.58%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.23%) CFA
6 2 (0.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (14.60%) QA
2 42 (4.87%) MiFID
3 25 (2.90%) EMIR
4 5 (0.58%) HAZOP
4 5 (0.58%) IEC 61508
4 5 (0.58%) ISO 26262
5 4 (0.46%) Basel II
5 4 (0.46%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.23%) COREP
6 2 (0.23%) PMO
7 1 (0.12%) Basel III
7 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.12%) FATCA
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 122 (14.14%) Docker
2 19 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.23%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 102 (11.82%) Kubernetes
2 83 (9.62%) Terraform
3 8 (0.93%) Puppet
4 6 (0.70%) Ansible
5 4 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (0.46%) Mesos
5 4 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.46%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.23%) Oozie
6 2 (0.23%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.12%) Kibana
7 1 (0.12%) logstash
7 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (6.14%) Sybase
2 31 (3.59%) Oracle
3 24 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 22 (2.55%) Bloomberg
5 19 (2.20%) Greenplum
6 18 (2.09%) Murex
7 15 (1.74%) ServiceNow
8 9 (1.04%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.70%) Google
10 5 (0.58%) ION Trading
10 5 (0.58%) Reuters
10 5 (0.58%) Sun
10 5 (0.58%) Trayport
11 4 (0.46%) Instagram
11 4 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.46%) SaltStack
12 3 (0.35%) Cisco
12 3 (0.35%) Fidessa
12 3 (0.35%) Foundry
12 3 (0.35%) Palantir