Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equity Derivative over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Derivatives
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 659 403 646
Rank change year-on-year -256 +243 -149
Permanent jobs citing Equity Derivative 154 541 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.73% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 1.44% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 130 124 194
London median annual salary £70,000 £85,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £42,500 £56,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £112,750 £115,000 £137,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £85,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% +7.14%

Equity 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 32,907 37,521 36,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.75% 50.57% 46.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25,679 26,719 30,652
London median annual salary £63,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Equity Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Equity Derivative as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Equity Derivative in London

Equity Derivative
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Equity Derivative in London.

Salary trend for Equity Derivative in London

Equity Derivative
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Equity Derivative in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Equity Derivative in London

Equity 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 Equity Derivative within the London region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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 -11 41 £70,000 +3.70% 4
East London -7 2 £70,000 -2.10%
Equity Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Equity 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 Equity Derivative.

1 139 (90.26%) Derivative
2 102 (66.23%) Finance
3 86 (55.84%) SQL
4 76 (49.35%) Front Office
5 74 (48.05%) Banking
6 55 (35.71%) Equities
7 53 (34.42%) C#
8 52 (33.77%) Java
9 51 (33.12%) Oracle
10 46 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (28.57%) C++
11 44 (28.57%) Fixed Income
12 42 (27.27%) Investment Banking
13 35 (22.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 34 (22.08%) Python
15 30 (19.48%) VBA
16 29 (18.83%) PL/SQL
17 28 (18.18%) SQL Server
18 27 (17.53%) Algorithms
19 26 (16.88%) Data Structures
20 25 (16.23%) T-SQL
20 25 (16.23%) Functional Programming
21 24 (15.58%) Haskell
21 24 (15.58%) F#
22 23 (14.94%) Degree
23 22 (14.29%) Risk Management
24 21 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
24 21 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
25 20 (12.99%) Linux
25 20 (12.99%) Unix

Equity 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 6 (3.90%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.30%) Apache
2 2 (1.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) LatentZero
1 4 (2.60%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.65%) Bloomberg AIM
2 1 (0.65%) Front Arena
2 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.60%) HTTP
2 3 (1.95%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.65%) Firewall
3 1 (0.65%) LAN
3 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.19%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.90%) Blockchain
4 4 (2.60%) CouchDB
4 4 (2.60%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.60%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.30%) Big Data
6 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.30%) HBase
7 1 (0.65%) DB2
7 1 (0.65%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.30%) Maven
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.65%) JUnit
General
1 102 (66.23%) Finance
2 76 (49.35%) Front Office
3 74 (48.05%) Banking
4 42 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.90%) Law
6 4 (2.60%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.60%) Marketing
7 3 (1.95%) Back Office
8 2 (1.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 84 (54.55%) Developer
2 45 (29.22%) Analyst
3 20 (12.99%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.99%) Support Analyst
4 17 (11.04%) Business Analyst
5 16 (10.39%) C# Developer
5 16 (10.39%) SQL Analyst
6 14 (9.09%) VBA Developer
7 13 (8.44%) Excel Developer
7 13 (8.44%) Excel VBA Developer
7 13 (8.44%) Front Office Developer
8 12 (7.79%) Applications Support
8 12 (7.79%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (7.79%) Asset Management Analyst
9 10 (6.49%) Financial Analyst
9 10 (6.49%) Python Developer
9 10 (6.49%) Qualitative Analyst
9 10 (6.49%) Quantitative Analyst
10 8 (5.19%) UI Developer
10 8 (5.19%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.39%) FIX Protocol
2 15 (9.74%) .NET
2 15 (9.74%) WPF
3 9 (5.84%) AngularJS
4 8 (5.19%) HTML
4 8 (5.19%) HTML5
4 8 (5.19%) Spring
4 8 (5.19%) Web Services
5 7 (4.55%) CSS
6 6 (3.90%) Angular 2
6 6 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (3.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (3.25%) CSS3
7 5 (3.25%) Node.js
7 5 (3.25%) REST
8 4 (2.60%) Express
8 4 (2.60%) Highcharts JS
8 4 (2.60%) J2SE
8 4 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (2.60%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 139 (90.26%) Derivative
2 55 (35.71%) Equities
3 44 (28.57%) Fixed Income
4 35 (22.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (17.53%) Algorithms
6 26 (16.88%) Data Structures
7 11 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 11 (7.14%) Credit Derivative
7 11 (7.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 9 (5.84%) OTC Derivatives
9 8 (5.19%) Hedge funds
10 7 (4.55%) Exotic Derivative
10 7 (4.55%) Fintech
11 6 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (3.25%) Grid Computing
13 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.65%) Eurex
14 1 (0.65%) Swaptions
14 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.99%) Linux
1 20 (12.99%) Unix
2 6 (3.90%) Solaris
3 3 (1.95%) Windows
4 1 (0.65%) Debian
4 1 (0.65%) SUSE
4 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (16.23%) Functional Programming
3 22 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 21 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (12.99%) Asset Management
6 16 (10.39%) Multithreading
7 13 (8.44%) Investment Management
8 12 (7.79%) Analytics
8 12 (7.79%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.14%) Mathematics
9 11 (7.14%) RAD
9 11 (7.14%) Scrum
9 11 (7.14%) Wealth Management
10 10 (6.49%) Backtesting
10 10 (6.49%) Low Latency
11 9 (5.84%) Kanban
11 9 (5.84%) Quantitative Analysis
12 8 (5.19%) Business Analysis
12 8 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 86 (55.84%) SQL
2 53 (34.42%) C#
3 52 (33.77%) Java
4 44 (28.57%) C++
5 34 (22.08%) Python
6 30 (19.48%) VBA
7 29 (18.83%) PL/SQL
8 25 (16.23%) T-SQL
9 24 (15.58%) F#
9 24 (15.58%) Haskell
10 19 (12.34%) Perl
11 9 (5.84%) JavaScript
12 8 (5.19%) Java 8
13 7 (4.55%) Shell Script
14 6 (3.90%) Bash Shell
15 5 (3.25%) TypeScript
16 4 (2.60%) C
17 3 (1.95%) Scala
17 3 (1.95%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (14.94%) Degree
2 11 (7.14%) Master's Degree
2 11 (7.14%) PhD
3 9 (5.84%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) Ansible
1 4 (2.60%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.95%) Terraform
3 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (33.12%) Oracle
2 16 (10.39%) Sybase
3 11 (7.14%) Calypso
4 5 (3.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.25%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.60%) Charles River
6 2 (1.30%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco
7 1 (0.65%) CQG
7 1 (0.65%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.65%) FactSet
7 1 (0.65%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.65%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.65%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.65%) Patsystems
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.65%) Reuters
7 1 (0.65%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.65%) StatPro
7 1 (0.65%) Trayport