Period
to

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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
England > London
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 225 155 128
Rank change year-on-year -70 -27 +63
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1,209 778 1,074
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.75% 2.31% 2.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.56% 5.55% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 952 642 970
10th Percentile £65,000 £58,875 £64,625
25th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £112,500 £93,750 £110,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.77% +51.72%
75th Percentile £136,250 £122,500 £133,750
90th Percentile £162,500 £136,250 £152,750
England median annual salary £110,000 £90,000 £110,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% +51.72%

Derivative is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,964 14,007 15,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.10% 41.66% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14,449 9,927 12,479
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,813 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,430
% change year-on-year +8.70% +0.12% +4.42%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -1 124 £90,000 +12.50% 22
South London - 21 £50,000 -
East London - 4 £130,000 - 4
Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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.

1 913 (75.52%) Finance
2 650 (53.76%) Python
3 606 (50.12%) Fixed Income
4 578 (47.81%) Software Engineering
5 576 (47.64%) Agile
6 566 (46.82%) Equities
7 565 (46.73%) Front Office
8 509 (42.10%) Asset Management
9 502 (41.52%) AWS
10 497 (41.11%) Investment Management
11 418 (34.57%) C#
12 416 (34.41%) Java
13 413 (34.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 388 (32.09%) Hedge funds
15 364 (30.11%) JavaScript
16 360 (29.78%) React
17 353 (29.20%) SQL
18 352 (29.11%) Analytics
19 327 (27.05%) GCP
20 288 (23.82%) Azure
21 259 (21.42%) Microservices
22 239 (19.77%) .NET
23 211 (17.45%) C++
24 210 (17.37%) Fintech
25 201 (16.63%) CI/CD
26 188 (15.55%) Banking
27 185 (15.30%) Full Stack Development
28 179 (14.81%) TypeScript
29 172 (14.23%) .NET Core
30 165 (13.65%) Linux

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 33 (2.73%) Confluence
2 25 (2.07%) Apache
3 10 (0.83%) Apache Spark
3 10 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (0.33%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.25%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.17%) Jupyter
7 2 (0.17%) nginx
7 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.083%) SAS
8 1 (0.083%) SharePoint
Applications
1 53 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.083%) InVision
4 1 (0.083%) Sketch
4 1 (0.083%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 13 (1.08%) thinkFolio
2 8 (0.66%) Summit
3 1 (0.083%) Eagle STAR
3 1 (0.083%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 502 (41.52%) AWS
2 327 (27.05%) GCP
3 288 (23.82%) Azure
4 69 (5.71%) Serverless
5 51 (4.22%) Cloud Composer
6 50 (4.14%) Firebase
7 47 (3.89%) Stackdriver
8 19 (1.57%) Power Platform
9 12 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (0.99%) Trello
10 11 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.91%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.41%) Snowflake
13 4 (0.33%) AWS Step Functions
13 4 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (0.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 4 (0.33%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.33%) IaaS
14 3 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.16%) HTTP
2 13 (1.08%) FIX Connectivity
3 2 (0.17%) FTP
3 2 (0.17%) Internet
4 1 (0.083%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.083%) Firewall
4 1 (0.083%) LAN
4 1 (0.083%) PABX
4 1 (0.083%) VoIP
4 1 (0.083%) VPN
4 1 (0.083%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (6.04%) PostgreSQL
2 72 (5.96%) Relational Database
3 41 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 35 (2.89%) RDBMS
5 29 (2.40%) Oracle Database
6 27 (2.23%) DB2
7 22 (1.82%) Big Data
8 19 (1.57%) Power BI
9 12 (0.99%) Apache Ignite
9 12 (0.99%) MongoDB
10 9 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 9 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.66%) BigQuery
11 8 (0.66%) Metadata
12 7 (0.58%) MySQL
12 7 (0.58%) Tableau
13 6 (0.50%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.41%) Looker
15 4 (0.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.33%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 76 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 48 (3.97%) JIRA
3 38 (3.14%) Eclipse
4 35 (2.89%) Jenkins
5 34 (2.81%) Gradle
5 34 (2.81%) IntelliJ
6 27 (2.23%) Bitbucket Server
7 16 (1.32%) webpack
8 8 (0.66%) GitLab
9 4 (0.33%) ER Studio
9 4 (0.33%) ERwin
9 4 (0.33%) PowerDesigner
10 3 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.25%) JUnit
10 3 (0.25%) NUnit
10 3 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.25%) TestNG
11 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.17%) Subversion
General
1 913 (75.52%) Finance
2 565 (46.73%) Front Office
3 188 (15.55%) Banking
4 141 (11.66%) Investment Banking
5 131 (10.84%) Social Skills
6 59 (4.88%) Retail
7 57 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (2.73%) Advertising
9 29 (2.40%) Presentation Skills
10 21 (1.74%) Financial Institution
11 20 (1.65%) Games
12 16 (1.32%) Marketing
13 15 (1.24%) Back Office
13 15 (1.24%) Organisational Skills
14 12 (0.99%) Influencing Skills
15 9 (0.74%) Legal
16 4 (0.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 3 (0.25%) Japanese Language
18 2 (0.17%) International Banking
18 2 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 647 (53.52%) Developer
2 385 (31.84%) Software Engineer
3 303 (25.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 174 (14.39%) Python Developer
5 169 (13.98%) Java Developer
6 165 (13.65%) Finance Manager
7 148 (12.24%) .NET Developer
8 136 (11.25%) AWS Developer
8 136 (11.25%) Senior Developer
9 130 (10.75%) Analyst
10 126 (10.42%) AWS Engineer
11 114 (9.43%) AWS Software Engineer
11 114 (9.43%) Python Engineer
12 113 (9.35%) Python Software Engineer
13 102 (8.44%) Lead Developer
14 101 (8.35%) .NET Software Developer
14 101 (8.35%) .NET Software Engineer
15 91 (7.53%) React Developer
15 91 (7.53%) UI Developer
16 90 (7.44%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (29.78%) React
2 239 (19.77%) .NET
3 172 (14.23%) .NET Core
4 111 (9.18%) ASP.NET
5 106 (8.77%) ASP.NET Core
6 99 (8.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 91 (7.53%) Node.js
8 85 (7.03%) SciPy
9 80 (6.62%) AngularJS
10 77 (6.37%) Vue.js
11 75 (6.20%) NumPy
11 75 (6.20%) Pandas
12 62 (5.13%) Spring
13 56 (4.63%) REST
14 43 (3.56%) HTML
15 41 (3.39%) Spring Boot
16 39 (3.23%) HTML5
17 29 (2.40%) FIX Protocol
18 23 (1.90%) CSS
19 20 (1.65%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 606 (50.12%) Fixed Income
2 566 (46.82%) Equities
3 413 (34.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 388 (32.09%) Hedge funds
5 128 (10.59%) Greenfield Project
6 112 (9.26%) User Experience
7 101 (8.35%) Equity Derivative
8 64 (5.29%) OTC Derivatives
9 47 (3.89%) Credit Derivative
10 33 (2.73%) Market Risk
11 27 (2.23%) Algorithms
11 27 (2.23%) Exotic Derivative
12 26 (2.15%) Credit Risk
13 20 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
15 12 (0.99%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.99%) Renewable Energy
16 11 (0.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 11 (0.91%) Public Cloud
16 11 (0.91%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 165 (13.65%) Linux
2 77 (6.37%) Unix
3 73 (6.04%) Windows
4 11 (0.91%) CentOS
5 3 (0.25%) Debian
5 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.25%) Solaris
5 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.17%) Android
6 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.083%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.083%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 578 (47.81%) Software Engineering
2 576 (47.64%) Agile
3 509 (42.10%) Asset Management
4 497 (41.11%) Investment Management
5 352 (29.11%) Analytics
6 259 (21.42%) Microservices
7 210 (17.37%) Fintech
8 201 (16.63%) CI/CD
9 185 (15.30%) Full Stack Development
10 154 (12.74%) Problem-Solving
11 150 (12.41%) DevOps
12 112 (9.26%) Scrum
13 107 (8.85%) SDLC
14 99 (8.19%) Migration
15 93 (7.69%) Mentoring
16 83 (6.87%) Business Analysis
17 80 (6.62%) Mathematics
17 80 (6.62%) Performance Attribution
18 78 (6.45%) Architectural Design
19 77 (6.37%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 650 (53.76%) Python
2 418 (34.57%) C#
3 416 (34.41%) Java
4 364 (30.11%) JavaScript
5 353 (29.20%) SQL
6 211 (17.45%) C++
7 179 (14.81%) TypeScript
8 65 (5.38%) C
9 49 (4.05%) MATLAB
10 44 (3.64%) VBA
11 33 (2.73%) Scala
12 30 (2.48%) R
13 27 (2.23%) Kotlin
14 26 (2.15%) VB
15 23 (1.90%) Bash
16 20 (1.65%) Go
17 17 (1.41%) ES6
18 11 (0.91%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.83%) Ruby
20 9 (0.74%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 86 (7.11%) Degree
2 30 (2.48%) PhD
3 26 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (0.50%) Master's Degree
5 5 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.17%) CFA
6 2 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.17%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (0.17%) LPIC
6 2 (0.17%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.083%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (7.11%) QA
2 39 (3.23%) MiFID
3 38 (3.14%) EMIR
4 14 (1.16%) IFRS
4 14 (1.16%) IFRS 9
5 4 (0.33%) PMO
5 4 (0.33%) SLA
6 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 113 (9.35%) Docker
2 4 (0.33%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.17%) Dovecot
3 2 (0.17%) OpenSSH
3 2 (0.17%) Postfix
4 1 (0.083%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 73 (6.04%) Kubernetes
2 41 (3.39%) Terraform
3 10 (0.83%) Ansible
4 9 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.74%) Prometheus
5 8 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
5 8 (0.66%) Mesos
5 8 (0.66%) Puppet
6 7 (0.58%) Kibana
6 7 (0.58%) logstash
7 3 (0.25%) Grafana
7 3 (0.25%) Podman
8 1 (0.083%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.083%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 81 (6.70%) Oracle
2 74 (6.12%) BISAM
3 50 (4.14%) Microsoft
4 49 (4.05%) Bloomberg
5 38 (3.14%) Charles River
6 27 (2.23%) Sybase
7 16 (1.32%) Murex
8 13 (1.08%) Red Hat
9 12 (0.99%) Tradeweb
10 8 (0.66%) Infragistics
10 8 (0.66%) SaltStack
11 7 (0.58%) Reuters
12 6 (0.50%) Google
12 6 (0.50%) Solace
13 5 (0.41%) Calypso
13 5 (0.41%) Fidessa
13 5 (0.41%) ION Trading
14 4 (0.33%) Cisco
14 4 (0.33%) CQG
14 4 (0.33%) Patsystems