Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Derivatives
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1091 1104 1148
Rank change year-on-year +13 +44 +21
Permanent jobs citing Credit Derivative 88 84 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.047% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 108
UK median annual salary £75,000 £76,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.64% +22.00% -
10th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £119,250 £109,875 £110,000
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 73,198 72,300 87,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.08% 40.78% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56,623 59,323 70,490
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,714 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +0.50% +1.19% +5.00%

Credit Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Credit Derivative in the UK

Credit Derivative
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Credit Derivative in the UK

Credit Derivative
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Credit Derivative over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Credit Derivative in the UK

Credit Derivative
Top 6 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 18 January 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
England +7 87 £75,000 -1.64% 5
London -4 86 £75,000 -1.64% 5
UK excluding London +8 2 - -
North of England -2 1 - -
North West -4 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Credit Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Credit Derivative.

1 88 (100.00%) Derivative
2 66 (75.00%) Finance
3 61 (69.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 59 (67.05%) Front Office
5 56 (63.64%) Degree
6 54 (61.36%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (52.27%) GAP Analysis
8 41 (46.59%) Banking
9 33 (37.50%) Murex
10 29 (32.95%) Investment Banking
11 23 (26.14%) Calypso
12 21 (23.86%) Java
13 19 (21.59%) SQL
14 18 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (19.32%) Unix
16 13 (14.77%) Fixed Income
16 13 (14.77%) Computer Science
17 11 (12.50%) Linux
17 11 (12.50%) .NET
17 11 (12.50%) C#
18 10 (11.36%) Mathematics
18 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
18 10 (11.36%) Test Automation
18 10 (11.36%) Scala
19 9 (10.23%) Multithreading
19 9 (10.23%) OO
20 8 (9.09%) Python
20 8 (9.09%) HTML
20 8 (9.09%) XML
20 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.95%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) RMDS
1 1 (1.14%) Sentinel
1 1 (1.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) HTTP
1 1 (1.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) Data Mart
1 7 (7.95%) Hadoop
1 7 (7.95%) HBase
2 5 (5.68%) Big Data
3 3 (3.41%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.14%) Impala
5 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.82%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.68%) Subversion
4 3 (3.41%) Maven
4 3 (3.41%) Mockito
5 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 66 (75.00%) Finance
2 59 (67.05%) Front Office
3 41 (46.59%) Banking
4 29 (32.95%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.68%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (64.77%) Analyst
2 53 (60.23%) Consultant
3 48 (54.55%) Business Analyst
4 46 (52.27%) Business Consultant
5 30 (34.09%) Murex Consultant
6 26 (29.55%) Murex Analyst
7 23 (26.14%) Banking Analyst
7 23 (26.14%) Calypso Business Analyst
7 23 (26.14%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 23 (26.14%) Murex Business Analyst
8 20 (22.73%) Developer
9 11 (12.50%) Java Developer
10 9 (10.23%) C# Developer
11 8 (9.09%) Senior Developer
12 7 (7.95%) Java Scala Developer
12 7 (7.95%) Scala Developer
13 6 (6.82%) Support Analyst
14 5 (5.68%) Lead Developer
14 5 (5.68%) Senior Java Developer
15 3 (3.41%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) .NET
2 8 (9.09%) HTML
2 8 (9.09%) HTML5
2 8 (9.09%) XML
3 7 (7.95%) Murex MxML
4 6 (6.82%) Akka
4 6 (6.82%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.82%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (6.82%) Play Framework
4 6 (6.82%) WPF
5 5 (5.68%) Middleware
6 4 (4.55%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (4.55%) Spring
6 4 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (3.41%) Apache Camel
7 3 (3.41%) JMS
7 3 (3.41%) Rendezvous
7 3 (3.41%) WCF
8 1 (1.14%) Java EE
8 1 (1.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 88 (100.00%) Derivative
2 61 (69.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 54 (61.36%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (14.77%) Computer Science
4 13 (14.77%) Fixed Income
5 6 (6.82%) Market Risk
6 4 (4.55%) User Experience
7 3 (3.41%) Equities
8 2 (2.27%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.14%) PMI
9 1 (1.14%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.32%) Unix
2 11 (12.50%) Linux
3 7 (7.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.27%) GAP Analysis
2 18 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.36%) Mathematics
3 10 (11.36%) Test Automation
4 9 (10.23%) Multithreading
4 9 (10.23%) OO
5 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.95%) Data Modelling
6 7 (7.95%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (7.95%) Risk Management
7 6 (6.82%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (6.82%) Functional Programming
7 6 (6.82%) OOP
7 6 (6.82%) Physics
7 6 (6.82%) PnL Attribution
7 6 (6.82%) Stress Testing
8 5 (5.68%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (4.55%) Kanban
9 4 (4.55%) Manual Testing
9 4 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.86%) Java
2 19 (21.59%) SQL
3 11 (12.50%) C#
4 10 (11.36%) Scala
5 8 (9.09%) Python
6 7 (7.95%) C
7 5 (5.68%) C++
8 4 (4.55%) XAML
9 3 (3.41%) Perl
10 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 56 (63.64%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.14%) ISEB
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) EMIR
2 1 (1.14%) MiFID
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) Murex
2 23 (26.14%) Calypso
3 6 (6.82%) Bloomberg
4 5 (5.68%) ION Trading
4 5 (5.68%) Sybase
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle
5 4 (4.55%) TIBCO
6 3 (3.41%) Tradeweb
7 1 (1.14%) eSpeed
7 1 (1.14%) Misys