Period
to 27 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Credit Derivative in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Credit Derivative over the 6 months to 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Derivatives
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 710 974 1043
Rank change year-on-year +264 +69 +61
Permanent jobs citing Credit Derivative 66 32 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.026% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.067% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 66 15 59
Median annual salary £135,000 £125,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +47.06% +13.33%
10th Percentile £115,000 £48,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £172,500 £142,500 £108,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Credit 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 25,120 48,074 59,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.48% 38.51% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19,492 37,403 45,733
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.65%

Credit Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Credit Derivative as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Credit Derivative in the UK

Credit Derivative
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Credit Derivative.

Salary trend for Credit Derivative in the UK

Credit Derivative
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Credit Derivative over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Credit Derivative in the UK

Credit Derivative
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Credit Derivative within the UK over the 6 months to 27 January 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
England +297 66 £135,000 +8.00% 2
London +228 66 £135,000 +8.00% 2

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, IT jobs citing Credit 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 with a requirement for Credit Derivative.

1 66 (100.00%) Derivative
2 65 (98.48%) Python
3 61 (92.42%) Java
3 61 (92.42%) Fixed Income
4 60 (90.91%) Finance
4 60 (90.91%) Asset Management
4 60 (90.91%) Web Services
4 60 (90.91%) Investment Management
4 60 (90.91%) AWS
4 60 (90.91%) Hedge funds
5 41 (62.12%) Front Office
6 37 (56.06%) Equities
7 36 (54.55%) Software Engineering
7 36 (54.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 36 (54.55%) JavaScript
7 36 (54.55%) Portfolio Management
8 25 (37.88%) Migration
9 24 (36.36%) Scrum
9 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (36.36%) C
9 24 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
9 24 (36.36%) GCP
9 24 (36.36%) Quantitative Analysis
9 24 (36.36%) Google
9 24 (36.36%) Azure
9 24 (36.36%) Performance Management
9 24 (36.36%) R
10 16 (24.24%) Node.js
10 16 (24.24%) React
10 16 (24.24%) Vue.js

Credit Derivative
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 60 (90.91%) AWS
2 24 (36.36%) Azure
2 24 (36.36%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 60 (90.91%) Finance
2 41 (62.12%) Front Office
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (81.82%) Developer
2 48 (72.73%) Lead Developer
3 36 (54.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 36 (54.55%) Lead Software Developer
3 36 (54.55%) Lead Software Engineer
3 36 (54.55%) Software Engineer
3 36 (54.55%) Software Manager
4 13 (19.70%) Python Developer
5 12 (18.18%) Development Manager
5 12 (18.18%) Finance Manager
6 5 (7.58%) C++ Developer
6 5 (7.58%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Analyst
7 1 (1.52%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Calypso Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Qualitative Analyst
7 1 (1.52%) Quantitative Analyst
7 1 (1.52%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (90.91%) Web Services
2 16 (24.24%) AngularJS
2 16 (24.24%) Node.js
2 16 (24.24%) React
2 16 (24.24%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 66 (100.00%) Derivative
2 61 (92.42%) Fixed Income
3 60 (90.91%) Hedge funds
4 37 (56.06%) Equities
5 36 (54.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 24 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.52%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (90.91%) Asset Management
1 60 (90.91%) Investment Management
2 36 (54.55%) Portfolio Management
2 36 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 25 (37.88%) Migration
4 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (36.36%) Performance Management
4 24 (36.36%) Quantitative Analysis
4 24 (36.36%) Scrum
5 5 (7.58%) Multithreading
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Leadership
7 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.52%) OO
7 1 (1.52%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (1.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 65 (98.48%) Python
2 61 (92.42%) Java
3 36 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 24 (36.36%) C
4 24 (36.36%) R
5 5 (7.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Degree
1 1 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (1.52%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Google
2 1 (1.52%) Calypso
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle