Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 192 146
Rank change year-on-year +59 -46 +22
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1870 1326 2133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.50% 1.76% 2.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.07% 3.83% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 668 1011 1675
London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £116,250 £112,500 £105,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

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 36886 34623 42663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.41% 45.86% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26339 29368 34982
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,743 £56,816
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +3.39% +3.30%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -100 143 £80,000 +9.59% 39
East London +6 11 £85,000 +4.62%
South London - 3 £57,187 -
West London +18 1 £23,500 -77.62% 1
Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 1528 (81.71%) Finance
2 1320 (70.59%) Banking
3 1193 (63.80%) Investment Banking
4 1065 (56.95%) Asset Management
5 986 (52.73%) Wealth Management
6 973 (52.03%) Retail Banking
7 803 (42.94%) Java
8 799 (42.73%) Front Office
9 786 (42.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 648 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
11 585 (31.28%) Equities
12 512 (27.38%) Equity Derivative
13 432 (23.10%) Fixed Income
14 426 (22.78%) SQL
15 392 (20.96%) C#
16 374 (20.00%) Linux
17 363 (19.41%) Analytical Skills
18 340 (18.18%) Risk Management
19 320 (17.11%) Analytics
20 309 (16.52%) Multithreading
20 309 (16.52%) Low Latency
21 293 (15.67%) Oracle
22 278 (14.87%) SDLC
23 268 (14.33%) Degree
24 265 (14.17%) Software Engineering
25 262 (14.01%) C++
26 253 (13.53%) Python
27 247 (13.21%) Unix
28 232 (12.41%) Project Management
29 221 (11.82%) Credit Risk

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 65 (3.48%) Apache
2 54 (2.89%) Confluence
3 48 (2.57%) Tomcat
4 46 (2.46%) DataSynapse
4 46 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
5 34 (1.82%) Apache Spark
6 24 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
7 10 (0.53%) SharePoint
8 9 (0.48%) IIS
9 6 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (0.32%) CMS
10 2 (0.11%) GemFire
10 2 (0.11%) JBoss
11 1 (0.053%) SAS
Applications
1 159 (8.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.32%) Stata
6 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.11%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.053%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.053%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.053%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 22 (1.18%) thinkFolio
2 11 (0.59%) LatentZero
3 8 (0.43%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
5 5 (0.27%) Minerva
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.21%) RMDS
6 4 (0.21%) Summit
7 3 (0.16%) Bloomberg AIM
8 2 (0.11%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 2 (0.11%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.11%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.053%) FINCAD Analytics
9 1 (0.053%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.053%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.053%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.16%) Yarn
5 2 (0.11%) npm
6 1 (0.053%) GitHub
6 1 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (0.96%) LAN
1 18 (0.96%) WAN
2 10 (0.53%) DHCP
2 10 (0.53%) DNS
2 10 (0.53%) SMTP
3 8 (0.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.32%) FIX Connectivity
5 4 (0.21%) Multicast
5 4 (0.21%) Unicast
6 3 (0.16%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (0.16%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.16%) LDAP
6 3 (0.16%) NAS
6 3 (0.16%) SAN
7 2 (0.11%) FTP
8 1 (0.053%) HTTP
8 1 (0.053%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.053%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 93 (4.97%) SQL Server
3 51 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 49 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 44 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 36 (1.93%) Hazelcast
7 35 (1.87%) Big Data
8 27 (1.44%) Relational Database
9 25 (1.34%) Hadoop
9 25 (1.34%) NoSQL
10 18 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (0.91%) RDBMS
12 13 (0.70%) Blockchain
12 13 (0.70%) MongoDB
13 12 (0.64%) Apache Hive
14 11 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.53%) Data Mart
16 9 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 6 (0.32%) KDB
Development Applications
1 173 (9.25%) JIRA
2 96 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 89 (4.76%) Subversion
4 76 (4.06%) TeamCity
5 72 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 46 (2.46%) GCC
7 23 (1.23%) JBehave
8 22 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 20 (1.07%) Visual Studio
10 19 (1.02%) JUnit
11 18 (0.96%) GoogleTest
11 18 (0.96%) MSTest
12 15 (0.80%) Artifactory
13 9 (0.48%) Selenium
14 7 (0.37%) FitNesse
14 7 (0.37%) Maven
14 7 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (0.32%) Mockito
16 5 (0.27%) Ant
16 5 (0.27%) webpack
General
1 1528 (81.71%) Finance
2 1320 (70.59%) Banking
3 1193 (63.80%) Investment Banking
4 973 (52.03%) Retail Banking
5 799 (42.73%) Front Office
6 80 (4.28%) Back Office
7 22 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.07%) Advertising
9 18 (0.96%) Legal
10 16 (0.86%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
12 8 (0.43%) Retail
13 6 (0.32%) French Language
14 5 (0.27%) German Language
14 5 (0.27%) Marketing
15 4 (0.21%) Law
16 3 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
17 2 (0.11%) Private Banking
17 2 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 765 (40.91%) Developer
2 390 (20.86%) Analyst
3 310 (16.58%) Java Developer
4 281 (15.03%) Business Analyst
5 244 (13.05%) Senior Developer
6 199 (10.64%) Software Engineer
7 97 (5.19%) Project Manager
8 93 (4.97%) Market Data Developer
9 89 (4.76%) Quantitative Developer
10 83 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
11 80 (4.28%) Electronic Trading Developer
12 77 (4.12%) Tools Developer
13 76 (4.06%) Banking Analyst
14 72 (3.85%) Core Java Developer
15 71 (3.80%) C# Developer
16 69 (3.69%) Consultant
17 66 (3.53%) Risk Analyst
18 65 (3.48%) Global Derivatives Developer
19 62 (3.32%) Senior Software Engineer
20 60 (3.21%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (6.84%) FIX Protocol
2 100 (5.35%) REST
3 86 (4.60%) .NET
4 84 (4.49%) Spring
5 80 (4.28%) HTML
6 68 (3.64%) Middleware
7 63 (3.37%) Kafka
8 59 (3.16%) Hibernate
8 59 (3.16%) Web Services
9 58 (3.10%) AngularJS
10 48 (2.57%) Swing
11 46 (2.46%) CORBA
12 45 (2.41%) WPF
12 45 (2.41%) XML
13 44 (2.35%) React
14 43 (2.30%) HTML5
15 38 (2.03%) Guice
15 38 (2.03%) JAX-RS
16 33 (1.76%) WCF
17 29 (1.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 786 (42.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 585 (31.28%) Equities
3 512 (27.38%) Equity Derivative
4 432 (23.10%) Fixed Income
5 363 (19.41%) Analytical Skills
6 221 (11.82%) Credit Risk
7 203 (10.86%) OTC Derivatives
8 118 (6.31%) Computer Science
9 116 (6.20%) Market Risk
10 96 (5.13%) Credit Derivative
11 89 (4.76%) Eurex
12 70 (3.74%) Data Structures
13 66 (3.53%) Exotic Derivative
14 59 (3.16%) Hedge funds
15 49 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
16 48 (2.57%) Algorithms
17 46 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
18 38 (2.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 29 (1.55%) Fintech
20 24 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 374 (20.00%) Linux
2 247 (13.21%) Unix
3 48 (2.57%) Windows
4 25 (1.34%) Solaris
5 14 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.37%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.27%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.27%) SUSE
8 4 (0.21%) openSUSE
9 3 (0.16%) Android
9 3 (0.16%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.053%) CentOS
10 1 (0.053%) Debian
10 1 (0.053%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.053%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1065 (56.95%) Asset Management
2 986 (52.73%) Wealth Management
3 648 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
4 340 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 320 (17.11%) Analytics
6 309 (16.52%) Low Latency
6 309 (16.52%) Multithreading
7 278 (14.87%) SDLC
8 265 (14.17%) Software Engineering
9 232 (12.41%) Project Management
10 212 (11.34%) Test Automation
11 197 (10.53%) TDD
12 196 (10.48%) Business Analysis
13 165 (8.82%) Electronic Trading
14 152 (8.13%) Risk Analytics
15 150 (8.02%) Market Making
16 135 (7.22%) BDD
17 126 (6.74%) Scrum
18 123 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
19 113 (6.04%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 803 (42.94%) Java
2 426 (22.78%) SQL
3 392 (20.96%) C#
4 262 (14.01%) C++
5 253 (13.53%) Python
6 121 (6.47%) Shell Script
7 116 (6.20%) C
8 81 (4.33%) Scala
9 66 (3.53%) JavaScript
10 58 (3.10%) VBA
11 24 (1.28%) PL/SQL
12 21 (1.12%) Perl
13 18 (0.96%) Clojure
14 17 (0.91%) MATLAB
15 12 (0.64%) Haskell
15 12 (0.64%) R
16 11 (0.59%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.48%) T-SQL
17 9 (0.48%) TypeScript
18 7 (0.37%) ES6
Qualifications
1 268 (14.33%) Degree
2 51 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (0.91%) PhD
4 12 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (0.59%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.43%) PMP
7 7 (0.37%) CFA
8 5 (0.27%) ISEB
9 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.16%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.11%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.053%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (10.37%) QA
2 113 (6.04%) MiFID
3 95 (5.08%) Basel III
4 52 (2.78%) PMO
5 31 (1.66%) EMIR
6 28 (1.50%) Dodd-Frank
7 16 (0.86%) UCITS
8 14 (0.75%) AIFMD
9 10 (0.53%) SLA
10 9 (0.48%) FATCA
11 7 (0.37%) Data Quality
12 5 (0.27%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.16%) GDPR
14 2 (0.11%) FINRA
System Software
1 9 (0.48%) Hyper-V
1 9 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.16%) Cygwin
2 3 (0.16%) HDFS
2 3 (0.16%) NFS
3 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (0.59%) Ansible
1 11 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (0.59%) Puppet
2 10 (0.53%) Salt
3 9 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.37%) vCenter Server
5 6 (0.32%) Graphite
6 4 (0.21%) Grafana
7 3 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.11%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.11%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.11%) Control-M
9 1 (0.053%) Nagios
9 1 (0.053%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 293 (15.67%) Oracle
2 138 (7.38%) Microsoft
3 61 (3.26%) Murex
4 48 (2.57%) Sun
5 38 (2.03%) Sybase
6 30 (1.60%) Bloomberg
7 29 (1.55%) Calypso
8 27 (1.44%) Charles River
9 25 (1.34%) Google
10 20 (1.07%) ION Trading
11 19 (1.02%) TIBCO
12 11 (0.59%) Cisco
13 10 (0.53%) VMware
14 9 (0.48%) Fidessa
15 8 (0.43%) Citrix
16 7 (0.37%) IBM
17 6 (0.32%) Adobe
17 6 (0.32%) GoldenSource
17 6 (0.32%) Pega
17 6 (0.32%) Solace