Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 204 149
Rank change year-on-year +59 -55 +53
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1,245 1,170 1,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.31% 1.76% 2.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.55% 4.15% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,106 935 671
London median annual salary £100,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
10th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £150,000 £120,000 £116,250
England median annual salary £100,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -

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 22,436 28,186 33,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.69% 42.35% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17,508 22,026 23,934
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -84 104 £81,250 -1.52% 16
East London +4 2 - -
West London - 1 £60,000 - 1
Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 935 (75.10%) Finance
2 918 (73.73%) Front Office
3 851 (68.35%) Fixed Income
4 797 (64.02%) Asset Management
5 737 (59.20%) Equities
6 672 (53.98%) Java
7 625 (50.20%) Python
8 595 (47.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 582 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
10 571 (45.86%) AWS
11 552 (44.34%) Software Engineering
12 547 (43.94%) Web Services
13 528 (42.41%) Hedge funds
14 502 (40.32%) Investment Management
15 416 (33.41%) SQL
16 364 (29.24%) Mentoring
17 349 (28.03%) C#
18 344 (27.63%) Analytics
19 334 (26.83%) JavaScript
19 334 (26.83%) J2EE
20 328 (26.35%) Banking
21 326 (26.18%) C++
22 303 (24.34%) R
23 233 (18.71%) Bloomberg
24 216 (17.35%) Equity Derivative
25 207 (16.63%) Business Analysis
26 195 (15.66%) Quantitative Analysis
27 192 (15.42%) Microservices
28 174 (13.98%) Azure
29 171 (13.73%) GCP

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 50 (4.02%) Oracle Workflow
2 33 (2.65%) Apache
3 24 (1.93%) Tomcat
4 16 (1.29%) Apache Spark
5 6 (0.48%) nginx
6 5 (0.40%) Confluence
7 4 (0.32%) Jupyter
8 3 (0.24%) SAS
9 2 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.16%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.080%) IIS
10 1 (0.080%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 167 (13.41%) thinkFolio
2 147 (11.81%) Markit EDM
3 109 (8.76%) Front Arena
4 72 (5.78%) FINCAD Analytics
5 46 (3.69%) PolarLake
6 42 (3.37%) Eagle PACE
7 32 (2.57%) LatentZero
8 5 (0.40%) Salerio
9 3 (0.24%) Eze OMS
10 2 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
10 2 (0.16%) LongView
10 2 (0.16%) Summit
11 1 (0.080%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 571 (45.86%) AWS
2 174 (13.98%) Azure
3 171 (13.73%) GCP
4 88 (7.07%) Serverless
5 85 (6.83%) Amazon S3
5 85 (6.83%) Amazon SQS
6 84 (6.75%) AWS Lambda
7 59 (4.74%) SaaS
8 48 (3.86%) GitHub
9 30 (2.41%) OpenShift
10 20 (1.61%) Power Platform
11 8 (0.64%) Amazon ECS
11 8 (0.64%) AWS Step Functions
11 8 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.24%) PaaS
13 2 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.16%) npm
13 2 (0.16%) Yarn
14 1 (0.080%) IaaS
14 1 (0.080%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.56%) Ethernet
1 7 (0.56%) HTTP
1 7 (0.56%) TCP/IP
2 6 (0.48%) Multicast
3 5 (0.40%) WinSCP
4 4 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.16%) AMQP
5 2 (0.16%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (0.080%) Broadband
6 1 (0.080%) Internet
6 1 (0.080%) Intranet
6 1 (0.080%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.080%) SSL
6 1 (0.080%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 113 (9.08%) Amazon Athena
3 89 (7.15%) Amazon RDS
4 84 (6.75%) PostgreSQL
5 69 (5.54%) Relational Database
6 67 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 63 (5.06%) NoSQL
8 34 (2.73%) Amazon Aurora
9 33 (2.65%) RDBMS
10 27 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (1.61%) Power BI
13 18 (1.45%) MySQL
14 14 (1.12%) DB2
15 13 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (0.96%) Big Data
16 12 (0.96%) Hadoop
17 11 (0.88%) MongoDB
18 10 (0.80%) KDB
19 8 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 123 (9.88%) RStudio
2 34 (2.73%) Jenkins
3 31 (2.49%) Git (software)
4 26 (2.09%) Artifactory
5 18 (1.45%) JIRA
6 11 (0.88%) Maven
7 7 (0.56%) Bitbucket
8 6 (0.48%) Gradle
8 6 (0.48%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.40%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.40%) JMeter
9 5 (0.40%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.40%) Robot Framework
9 5 (0.40%) Selenium
9 5 (0.40%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.32%) Redmine
10 4 (0.32%) Subversion
10 4 (0.32%) TestComplete
11 3 (0.24%) kappa
11 3 (0.24%) webpack
General
1 935 (75.10%) Finance
2 918 (73.73%) Front Office
3 328 (26.35%) Banking
4 168 (13.49%) Investment Banking
5 80 (6.43%) French Language
6 78 (6.27%) Back Office
7 75 (6.02%) German Language
8 74 (5.94%) Italian Language
8 74 (5.94%) Spanish Language
9 50 (4.02%) Dutch Language
10 18 (1.45%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.88%) Advertising
11 11 (0.88%) Legal
12 8 (0.64%) Retail
13 3 (0.24%) Marketing
14 2 (0.16%) Games
14 2 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
15 1 (0.080%) Law
Job Titles
1 472 (37.91%) Developer
2 228 (18.31%) Java Developer
3 141 (11.33%) Analyst
4 140 (11.24%) Python Developer
5 133 (10.68%) Software Engineer
6 121 (9.72%) Senior Developer
7 113 (9.08%) Quantitative Developer
8 94 (7.55%) Front Office Developer
9 88 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
10 85 (6.83%) Business Analyst
10 85 (6.83%) Data Manager
11 83 (6.67%) Finance Manager
12 74 (5.94%) Architect
12 74 (5.94%) C# Developer
13 72 (5.78%) Development Manager
14 61 (4.90%) AWS Engineer
15 60 (4.82%) Engineering Manager
16 59 (4.74%) AWS Software Engineer
17 58 (4.66%) Senior Quantitative Developer
18 57 (4.58%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 547 (43.94%) Web Services
2 334 (26.83%) J2EE
3 154 (12.37%) React
4 148 (11.89%) AngularJS
5 114 (9.16%) Node.js
6 105 (8.43%) .NET
7 63 (5.06%) NumPy
8 62 (4.98%) SciPy
9 61 (4.90%) Pandas
10 58 (4.66%) XML
11 50 (4.02%) FIX Protocol
11 50 (4.02%) Vue.js
12 41 (3.29%) J2SE
13 26 (2.09%) HTML
14 25 (2.01%) Spring
14 25 (2.01%) WCF
15 22 (1.77%) HTML5
16 19 (1.53%) Redux
17 16 (1.29%) CSS
18 15 (1.20%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 851 (68.35%) Fixed Income
2 737 (59.20%) Equities
3 595 (47.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 528 (42.41%) Hedge funds
5 216 (17.35%) Equity Derivative
6 149 (11.97%) Greenfield Project
7 101 (8.11%) Reference Data
8 91 (7.31%) Exotic Derivative
9 87 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
10 77 (6.18%) Algorithms
11 76 (6.10%) Data Structures
12 49 (3.94%) OTC Derivatives
13 42 (3.37%) Blog
14 36 (2.89%) User Experience
15 34 (2.73%) Market Risk
16 33 (2.65%) Credit Derivative
17 28 (2.25%) Credit Risk
18 19 (1.53%) Public Cloud
19 14 (1.12%) Management Information System
20 13 (1.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 61 (4.90%) Linux
2 25 (2.01%) Windows
3 22 (1.77%) Unix
4 12 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.48%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.080%) CentOS
10 1 (0.080%) Debian
10 1 (0.080%) Fedora
10 1 (0.080%) Gentoo
10 1 (0.080%) Solaris
10 1 (0.080%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 797 (64.02%) Asset Management
2 582 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
3 552 (44.34%) Software Engineering
4 502 (40.32%) Investment Management
5 364 (29.24%) Mentoring
6 344 (27.63%) Analytics
7 207 (16.63%) Business Analysis
8 195 (15.66%) Quantitative Analysis
9 192 (15.42%) Microservices
10 153 (12.29%) Decision-Making
11 149 (11.97%) Performance Management
12 142 (11.41%) Performance Attribution
12 142 (11.41%) Portfolio Management
13 135 (10.84%) Artificial Intelligence
14 120 (9.64%) Computer Science
15 112 (9.00%) Open Source
16 91 (7.31%) Front End Development
17 89 (7.15%) Machine Learning
18 86 (6.91%) Migration
19 83 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 672 (53.98%) Java
2 625 (50.20%) Python
3 416 (33.41%) SQL
4 349 (28.03%) C#
5 334 (26.83%) JavaScript
6 326 (26.18%) C++
7 303 (24.34%) R
8 63 (5.06%) Kotlin
9 58 (4.66%) Perl
10 32 (2.57%) Ruby
11 27 (2.17%) Bash Shell
12 24 (1.93%) Bourne shell
12 24 (1.93%) Korn
13 23 (1.85%) VBA
14 14 (1.12%) Haskell
15 13 (1.04%) TypeScript
16 12 (0.96%) Java 8
16 12 (0.96%) MATLAB
17 11 (0.88%) Scala
18 10 (0.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 121 (9.72%) Degree
2 22 (1.77%) PhD
3 14 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (0.64%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.48%) CFA
7 4 (0.32%) ISEB
7 4 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.080%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.080%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.080%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.50%) Data Quality
2 43 (3.45%) QA
3 14 (1.12%) EMIR
4 13 (1.04%) MiFID
5 5 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.40%) GDPR
6 3 (0.24%) IFRS
6 3 (0.24%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.24%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.080%) FATCA
7 1 (0.080%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.080%) PSD2
System Software
1 81 (6.51%) Docker
2 6 (0.48%) GridGain
3 1 (0.080%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.080%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 45 (3.61%) Kubernetes
2 36 (2.89%) Terraform
3 6 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.48%) Prometheus
3 6 (0.48%) Puppet
4 5 (0.40%) Nagios
5 4 (0.32%) Ansible
5 4 (0.32%) Icinga
6 3 (0.24%) Control-M
7 1 (0.080%) Automic
7 1 (0.080%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.080%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.080%) SCCM
Vendors
1 233 (18.71%) Bloomberg
2 159 (12.77%) Charles River
3 141 (11.33%) SimCorp
4 120 (9.64%) Google
5 117 (9.40%) Oracle
6 109 (8.76%) Calypso
7 93 (7.47%) Reuters
8 47 (3.78%) ION Trading
9 40 (3.21%) Eze Castle Integration
10 34 (2.73%) Murex
11 31 (2.49%) Fidessa
12 29 (2.33%) Eze Software Group
13 24 (1.93%) FIS
13 24 (1.93%) Linedata
14 22 (1.77%) FXall
14 22 (1.77%) MarketAxess
14 22 (1.77%) Tradeweb
15 20 (1.61%) Microsoft
16 19 (1.53%) TIBCO
17 13 (1.04%) Sybase