Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
England > London
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 129 196
Rank change year-on-year -47 +67 +32
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 971 740 1,077
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.16% 2.58% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.93% 6.60% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 748 655 916
10th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £53,750
25th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £100,000 £105,000 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +27.27% +3.13%
75th Percentile £122,500 £132,500 £115,000
90th Percentile £136,250 £143,750 £130,000
England median annual salary £100,000 £102,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +28.13% -

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 19,679 11,215 21,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.70% 39.14% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11,629 9,007 16,967
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £115,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +35 117 £85,000 - 34
Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 767 (78.99%) Finance
2 559 (57.57%) Front Office
3 539 (55.51%) Python
4 472 (48.61%) Equities
5 432 (44.49%) AWS
6 415 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
7 406 (41.81%) Java
8 403 (41.50%) Fixed Income
9 377 (38.83%) Software Engineering
10 349 (35.94%) Asset Management
11 348 (35.84%) Analytics
12 335 (34.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 333 (34.29%) Hedge funds
14 328 (33.78%) JavaScript
15 301 (31.00%) Investment Management
16 276 (28.42%) React
17 275 (28.32%) SQL
18 248 (25.54%) AngularJS
19 233 (24.00%) Full Stack Development
20 227 (23.38%) GCP
21 226 (23.27%) Web Services
22 223 (22.97%) Azure
23 215 (22.14%) Banking
24 182 (18.74%) C#
25 174 (17.92%) Vue.js
26 169 (17.40%) Social Skills
27 151 (15.55%) Scala
28 149 (15.35%) Kotlin
29 140 (14.42%) Investment Banking
30 139 (14.32%) Equity Derivative

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 80 (8.24%) Apache
2 33 (3.40%) Apache Spark
3 27 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (2.68%) Apache Airflow
5 6 (0.62%) Confluence
6 3 (0.31%) Drupal
6 3 (0.31%) Ethereum
6 3 (0.31%) Facebook Platform
7 2 (0.21%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.21%) MTS
7 2 (0.21%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (4.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.31%) PolarLake
3 2 (0.21%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
3 2 (0.21%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.10%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.10%) Kondor
4 1 (0.10%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 432 (44.49%) AWS
2 227 (23.38%) GCP
3 223 (22.97%) Azure
4 133 (13.70%) Serverless
5 93 (9.58%) Amazon S3
6 90 (9.27%) Amazon EC2
7 89 (9.17%) AWS Lambda
8 36 (3.71%) Stackdriver
9 33 (3.40%) Firebase
10 27 (2.78%) OpenShift
11 21 (2.16%) Snowflake
12 20 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
13 18 (1.85%) Power Platform
14 10 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (0.82%) Azure Service Bus
16 4 (0.41%) PaaS
17 3 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
17 3 (0.31%) DigitalOcean
18 2 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
18 2 (0.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.93%) HTTP
2 7 (0.72%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.62%) FIX Connectivity
3 6 (0.62%) Internet
4 5 (0.51%) GSM
5 3 (0.31%) Firewall
5 3 (0.31%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.31%) SSL
6 2 (0.21%) LAN
7 1 (0.10%) Multicast
7 1 (0.10%) Unicast
7 1 (0.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (7.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 77 (7.93%) Apache Ignite
2 74 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 41 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (3.91%) DB2
4 38 (3.91%) RDBMS
5 32 (3.30%) Amazon Athena
6 27 (2.78%) SQL Server
7 23 (2.37%) KDB
8 21 (2.16%) MongoDB
9 20 (2.06%) Amazon Aurora
9 20 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (1.75%) Data Mart
11 16 (1.65%) Power BI
12 13 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (1.24%) NoSQL
14 11 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (1.03%) Big Data
16 8 (0.82%) Blockchain
17 7 (0.72%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 75 (7.72%) Git (software)
2 51 (5.25%) Eclipse
2 51 (5.25%) IntelliJ
3 50 (5.15%) Gradle
4 38 (3.91%) Jenkins
5 35 (3.60%) Bitbucket Server
6 34 (3.50%) JIRA
7 29 (2.99%) Maven
8 27 (2.78%) Artifactory
8 27 (2.78%) SonarQube
9 9 (0.93%) Subversion
10 5 (0.51%) GitLab
11 2 (0.21%) ER Studio
11 2 (0.21%) ERwin
11 2 (0.21%) JUnit
11 2 (0.21%) PowerDesigner
11 2 (0.21%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.10%) Ant
12 1 (0.10%) GCC
12 1 (0.10%) GDB
General
1 767 (78.99%) Finance
2 559 (57.57%) Front Office
3 215 (22.14%) Banking
4 169 (17.40%) Social Skills
5 140 (14.42%) Investment Banking
6 51 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (4.22%) Retail
8 28 (2.88%) Back Office
9 20 (2.06%) Advertising
9 20 (2.06%) Automotive
10 17 (1.75%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.65%) Influencing Skills
11 16 (1.65%) Telecoms
12 15 (1.54%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.93%) Documentation Skills
14 7 (0.72%) Organisational Skills
15 6 (0.62%) Legal
16 5 (0.51%) Presentation Skills
17 4 (0.41%) Law
18 1 (0.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 548 (56.44%) Developer
2 225 (23.17%) Software Engineer
3 212 (21.83%) Python Developer
4 192 (19.77%) Analyst
5 169 (17.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 135 (13.90%) Java Developer
7 128 (13.18%) Front Office Developer
8 110 (11.33%) Python Engineer
9 103 (10.61%) Senior Developer
10 100 (10.30%) Python Software Engineer
11 99 (10.20%) JavaScript Developer
12 82 (8.44%) Business Analyst
13 78 (8.03%) Lead Developer
14 70 (7.21%) AWS Developer
15 59 (6.08%) AWS Engineer
16 58 (5.97%) .NET Developer
16 58 (5.97%) Senior Python Developer
17 57 (5.87%) Applications Support
17 57 (5.87%) React Developer
18 55 (5.66%) AWS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (28.42%) React
2 248 (25.54%) AngularJS
3 226 (23.27%) Web Services
4 174 (17.92%) Vue.js
5 111 (11.43%) .NET
6 90 (9.27%) Node.js
6 90 (9.27%) Spring
7 75 (7.72%) .NET Core
8 53 (5.46%) GraphQL
9 52 (5.36%) ASP.NET
10 47 (4.84%) ASP.NET Core
10 47 (4.84%) FIX Protocol
11 46 (4.74%) ASP.NET Web API
12 38 (3.91%) Kafka
13 37 (3.81%) Spring Boot
13 37 (3.81%) SQLAlchemy
14 31 (3.19%) Shiny
15 23 (2.37%) HTML
15 23 (2.37%) Middleware
15 23 (2.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 472 (48.61%) Equities
2 403 (41.50%) Fixed Income
3 335 (34.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 333 (34.29%) Hedge funds
5 139 (14.32%) Equity Derivative
6 80 (8.24%) Market Risk
7 76 (7.83%) Greenfield Project
8 55 (5.66%) Credit Risk
9 51 (5.25%) OTC Derivatives
10 48 (4.94%) Data Structures
11 44 (4.53%) Algorithms
12 41 (4.22%) User Experience
13 31 (3.19%) Legacy Systems
14 29 (2.99%) Credit Derivative
14 29 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
15 27 (2.78%) Video\Live Streaming
16 16 (1.65%) Exotic Derivative
17 14 (1.44%) Management Information System
17 14 (1.44%) Reference Data
18 8 (0.82%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 122 (12.56%) Unix
2 99 (10.20%) Linux
3 60 (6.18%) Windows
4 5 (0.51%) CentOS
5 4 (0.41%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.31%) Debian
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.10%) Solaris
8 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 377 (38.83%) Software Engineering
3 349 (35.94%) Asset Management
4 348 (35.84%) Analytics
5 301 (31.00%) Investment Management
6 233 (24.00%) Full Stack Development
7 137 (14.11%) Fintech
8 123 (12.67%) Problem-Solving
9 118 (12.15%) Risk Management
10 99 (10.20%) Data Analytics
10 99 (10.20%) Migration
11 95 (9.78%) DevOps
12 88 (9.06%) Scrum
13 76 (7.83%) TDD
14 69 (7.11%) Microservices
15 65 (6.69%) SDLC
16 61 (6.28%) Risk Analytics
17 60 (6.18%) Data Management
18 56 (5.77%) Workflow
19 55 (5.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 539 (55.51%) Python
2 406 (41.81%) Java
3 328 (33.78%) JavaScript
4 275 (28.32%) SQL
5 182 (18.74%) C#
6 151 (15.55%) Scala
7 149 (15.35%) Kotlin
8 138 (14.21%) TypeScript
9 131 (13.49%) C++
10 83 (8.55%) Clojure
11 50 (5.15%) R
12 33 (3.40%) VBA
13 29 (2.99%) Bash Shell
14 23 (2.37%) Perl
15 19 (1.96%) MATLAB
16 11 (1.13%) ES6
16 11 (1.13%) Go
16 11 (1.13%) Groovy
17 10 (1.03%) Java 8
18 9 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (4.12%) Degree
2 6 (0.62%) PhD
3 5 (0.51%) Chartered Engineer
3 5 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (0.51%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.31%) CFA
4 3 (0.31%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.10%) ACCA
6 1 (0.10%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (13.70%) QA
2 57 (5.87%) MiFID
3 32 (3.30%) EMIR
4 9 (0.93%) Basel II
4 9 (0.93%) CRD IV
5 5 (0.51%) HAZOP
5 5 (0.51%) IEC 61508
5 5 (0.51%) ISO 26262
6 4 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.41%) PMO
7 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.10%) Basel III
8 1 (0.10%) FATCA
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 89 (9.17%) Docker
2 27 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.21%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 64 (6.59%) Kubernetes
2 43 (4.43%) Terraform
3 5 (0.51%) Puppet
4 4 (0.41%) Prometheus
5 3 (0.31%) Ansible
5 3 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.21%) Control-M
7 1 (0.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (5.46%) Sybase
2 36 (3.71%) Oracle
3 28 (2.88%) Murex
4 26 (2.68%) Microsoft
5 22 (2.27%) Bloomberg
6 19 (1.96%) Greenplum
7 12 (1.24%) ServiceNow
8 8 (0.82%) Google
9 6 (0.62%) Reuters
10 5 (0.51%) Calypso
10 5 (0.51%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.41%) Charles River
11 4 (0.41%) Instagram
11 4 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.41%) Sophis
12 3 (0.31%) Fidessa
12 3 (0.31%) Informatica
12 3 (0.31%) Refinitiv
12 3 (0.31%) SmartCo
12 3 (0.31%) SmartStream