Period
to 27 September 2020

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 27 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
England > London
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 185 205
Rank change year-on-year +97 +20 -76
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 723 1,078 1,231
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.70% 1.94% 1.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.54% 4.67% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 688 951 969
Median annual salary £110,000 £95,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £153,750 £140,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £110,000 £90,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00% -3.23%

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 8,462 23,106 29,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.25% 41.51% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6,856 17,968 22,521
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £102,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £53,822 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.83% +2.52% +5.00%

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 27 September 2020.

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 27 September 2020. 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 +103 58 £85,000 - 14
West London +87 1 £60,000 -
Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, 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.

1 619 (85.62%) Finance
2 515 (71.23%) Fixed Income
3 505 (69.85%) Front Office
4 497 (68.74%) Python
5 469 (64.87%) Hedge funds
6 453 (62.66%) Asset Management
7 434 (60.03%) Agile Software Development
8 422 (58.37%) Java
9 407 (56.29%) Investment Management
10 402 (55.60%) AWS
11 387 (53.53%) Web Services
12 364 (50.35%) Software Engineering
13 361 (49.93%) JavaScript
14 325 (44.95%) Equities
15 307 (42.46%) AngularJS
15 307 (42.46%) React
16 285 (39.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 261 (36.10%) Vue.js
18 247 (34.16%) SQL
19 207 (28.63%) Banking
20 182 (25.17%) Fintech
21 165 (22.82%) Azure
22 154 (21.30%) Migration
23 144 (19.92%) Investment Banking
24 143 (19.78%) GCP
25 140 (19.36%) C#
26 128 (17.70%) Analytics
27 120 (16.60%) R
28 118 (16.32%) .NET
29 113 (15.63%) C++

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 15 (2.07%) CMS
2 9 (1.24%) Apache
3 8 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.55%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.14%) Confluence
6 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (4.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (4.15%) Eagle PACE
1 30 (4.15%) Markit EDM
2 23 (3.18%) FINCAD Analytics
3 4 (0.55%) Salerio
4 3 (0.41%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 402 (55.60%) AWS
2 165 (22.82%) Azure
3 143 (19.78%) GCP
4 80 (11.07%) Serverless
5 78 (10.79%) AWS Lambda
6 74 (10.24%) Amazon EC2
6 74 (10.24%) Amazon S3
7 18 (2.49%) OpenShift
8 6 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.83%) GitHub
9 3 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.41%) SaaS
10 2 (0.28%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.14%) Office 365
11 1 (0.14%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.66%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.11%) FIX Connectivity
3 3 (0.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.14%) DHCP
4 1 (0.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (12.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 31 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (3.73%) SQL Server
4 19 (2.63%) Amazon Athena
4 19 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.49%) NoSQL
6 17 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.66%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.66%) MySQL
8 9 (1.24%) Apache Ignite
9 8 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.69%) KDB
10 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.41%) Big Data
12 3 (0.41%) Redis
13 2 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 23 (3.18%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.49%) Artifactory
2 18 (2.49%) RStudio
3 11 (1.52%) Maven
4 10 (1.38%) JIRA
5 8 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.97%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.69%) Gradle
8 4 (0.55%) Bitbucket Server
9 3 (0.41%) PyCharm
9 3 (0.41%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.28%) Robot Framework
10 2 (0.28%) Subversion
10 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.14%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 619 (85.62%) Finance
2 505 (69.85%) Front Office
3 207 (28.63%) Banking
4 144 (19.92%) Investment Banking
5 43 (5.95%) Back Office
6 18 (2.49%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.38%) Marketing
8 6 (0.83%) Advertising
9 5 (0.69%) Retail
10 3 (0.41%) Billing
11 2 (0.28%) German Language
12 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 415 (57.40%) Developer
2 242 (33.47%) Software Engineer
3 203 (28.08%) Python Developer
4 191 (26.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 153 (21.16%) AWS Engineer
6 134 (18.53%) Python Engineer
7 126 (17.43%) Python Software Engineer
8 125 (17.29%) AWS Software Engineer
9 111 (15.35%) AWS Developer
10 91 (12.59%) Finance Manager
11 84 (11.62%) JavaScript Developer
12 82 (11.34%) Analyst
12 82 (11.34%) Java Developer
13 68 (9.41%) Architect
14 55 (7.61%) Lead Developer
15 53 (7.33%) JavaScript Engineer
16 52 (7.19%) Front Office Developer
17 51 (7.05%) AWS Architect
17 51 (7.05%) Senior Developer
18 48 (6.64%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (53.53%) Web Services
2 307 (42.46%) AngularJS
2 307 (42.46%) React
3 261 (36.10%) Vue.js
4 118 (16.32%) .NET
5 76 (10.51%) Node.js
6 74 (10.24%) .NET Core
7 64 (8.85%) ASP.NET
8 46 (6.36%) ASP.NET Core
9 36 (4.98%) Pandas
10 34 (4.70%) J2EE
11 20 (2.77%) FIX Protocol
12 17 (2.35%) Shiny
13 16 (2.21%) XML
14 12 (1.66%) HTML
15 11 (1.52%) Spring
16 10 (1.38%) .NET Framework
17 9 (1.24%) PySpark
18 8 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
18 8 (1.11%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 515 (71.23%) Fixed Income
2 469 (64.87%) Hedge funds
3 325 (44.95%) Equities
4 285 (39.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 75 (10.37%) Greenfield Project
6 73 (10.10%) Credit Derivative
7 50 (6.92%) OTC Derivatives
8 36 (4.98%) Equity Derivative
9 34 (4.70%) Blog
10 33 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (4.15%) Reference Data
12 28 (3.87%) Public Cloud
13 20 (2.77%) Algorithms
13 20 (2.77%) Swaptions
14 19 (2.63%) Data Structures
15 17 (2.35%) User Experience
16 15 (2.07%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 7 (0.97%) Market Risk
18 5 (0.69%) Virtual Team
19 4 (0.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (4.15%) Linux
2 20 (2.77%) Unix
3 14 (1.94%) Windows
4 5 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.55%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.55%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (62.66%) Asset Management
2 434 (60.03%) Agile Software Development
3 407 (56.29%) Investment Management
4 364 (50.35%) Software Engineering
5 182 (25.17%) Fintech
6 154 (21.30%) Migration
7 128 (17.70%) Analytics
8 95 (13.14%) Scrum
9 89 (12.31%) Portfolio Management
10 82 (11.34%) Mathematics
11 78 (10.79%) Microservices
12 72 (9.96%) DevOps
13 69 (9.54%) Business Analysis
13 69 (9.54%) Performance Management
14 68 (9.41%) Decision-Making
15 51 (7.05%) Computer Science
15 51 (7.05%) Physics
16 47 (6.50%) Artificial Intelligence
16 47 (6.50%) Performance Attribution
17 46 (6.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 497 (68.74%) Python
2 422 (58.37%) Java
3 361 (49.93%) JavaScript
4 247 (34.16%) SQL
5 140 (19.36%) C#
6 120 (16.60%) R
7 113 (15.63%) C++
7 113 (15.63%) Kotlin
8 48 (6.64%) TypeScript
9 41 (5.67%) C
10 36 (4.98%) VBA
11 29 (4.01%) MATLAB
12 19 (2.63%) PHP
13 15 (2.07%) Scala
14 12 (1.66%) Java 8
15 9 (1.24%) Clojure
16 8 (1.11%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.97%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.55%) Shell Script
19 3 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (8.02%) Degree
2 12 (1.66%) PhD
3 10 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.24%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.04%) QA
2 3 (0.41%) EMIR
2 3 (0.41%) UCITS
3 2 (0.28%) MiFID
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (5.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 1 (0.14%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) XenApp
2 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.11%) Kibana
3 4 (0.55%) Nagios
4 3 (0.41%) Terraform
5 1 (0.14%) Control-M
5 1 (0.14%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 89 (12.31%) Google
2 84 (11.62%) Bloomberg
3 36 (4.98%) Microsoft
4 31 (4.29%) FactSet
5 30 (4.15%) Reuters
6 18 (2.49%) Oracle
7 5 (0.69%) Murex
8 4 (0.55%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.41%) Calypso
10 2 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.14%) Charles River
11 1 (0.14%) Citrix
11 1 (0.14%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.14%) Dell
11 1 (0.14%) HP
11 1 (0.14%) Informatica
11 1 (0.14%) Intel
11 1 (0.14%) SunGard
11 1 (0.14%) Sybase
11 1 (0.14%) TIBCO