Period
to 19 September 2017

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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Credit Derivatives
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1066 1185 1165
Rank change year-on-year +119 -20 +37
Permanent jobs citing Credit Derivative 115 64 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.033% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.080% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 137
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
10th Percentile £46,425 £46,350 £49,200
90th Percentile £117,375 £110,000 £94,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 - -

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 76351 79932 90774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.09% 41.21% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 57423 65526 72871
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 £26,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 19 September 2017.

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 19 September 2017. 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 +96 101 £75,000 - 1
London +61 100 £75,000 - 1
UK excluding London - 15 £55,000 -
Northern Ireland - 14 £55,000 -
North West - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, 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.

1 113 (98.26%) Derivative
2 94 (81.74%) Finance
3 63 (54.78%) Front Office
4 55 (47.83%) Java
5 53 (46.09%) Banking
6 52 (45.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 52 (45.22%) SQL
7 51 (44.35%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (37.39%) Murex
9 41 (35.65%) Degree
10 38 (33.04%) GAP Analysis
11 32 (27.83%) Unix
11 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (26.09%) Linux
13 28 (24.35%) Investment Banking
14 26 (22.61%) XML
15 21 (18.26%) Fixed Income
16 20 (17.39%) C
16 20 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
17 17 (14.78%) QA
18 16 (13.91%) C#
18 16 (13.91%) Oracle
18 16 (13.91%) Multithreading
18 16 (13.91%) Test Automation
19 15 (13.04%) SDLC
20 14 (12.17%) Non-Functional Testing
20 14 (12.17%) Enterprise Software
20 14 (12.17%) Test Scripting
20 14 (12.17%) Manual Testing
20 14 (12.17%) JIRA

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 2 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) RMDS
2 1 (0.87%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) Data Mart
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.48%) Blockchain
4 2 (1.74%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (12.17%) JIRA
2 13 (11.30%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.61%) Subversion
4 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.74%) Maven
4 2 (1.74%) Mockito
4 2 (1.74%) Selenium
5 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
General
1 94 (81.74%) Finance
2 63 (54.78%) Front Office
3 53 (46.09%) Banking
4 28 (24.35%) Investment Banking
5 10 (8.70%) Back Office
6 8 (6.96%) Retail
7 7 (6.09%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (46.96%) Consultant
2 49 (42.61%) Analyst
3 44 (38.26%) Business Analyst
4 41 (35.65%) Murex Consultant
5 38 (33.04%) Business Consultant
6 25 (21.74%) Murex Analyst
6 25 (21.74%) Murex Business Analyst
7 23 (20.00%) Developer
8 14 (12.17%) Java Developer
9 13 (11.30%) Banking Analyst
9 13 (11.30%) Calypso Business Analyst
9 13 (11.30%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 7 (6.09%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Front Office Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Graduate
11 4 (3.48%) Graduate Consultant
11 4 (3.48%) Junior
11 4 (3.48%) Junior Consultant
11 4 (3.48%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.61%) XML
2 12 (10.43%) Murex MxML
3 9 (7.83%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (6.96%) .NET
4 8 (6.96%) Spring
5 7 (6.09%) HTML
6 6 (5.22%) WPF
7 5 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.35%) HTML5
7 5 (4.35%) JMS
7 5 (4.35%) JSON
7 5 (4.35%) REST
7 5 (4.35%) Web Services
8 4 (3.48%) Middleware
8 4 (3.48%) Swing
8 4 (3.48%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (2.61%) CSS
9 3 (2.61%) JSP
9 3 (2.61%) Servlets
9 3 (2.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (98.26%) Derivative
2 52 (45.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 51 (44.35%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (18.26%) Fixed Income
5 14 (12.17%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (9.57%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (6.09%) Credit Risk
7 7 (6.09%) Reference Data
8 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.48%) Data Structures
9 4 (3.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 3 (2.61%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (2.61%) Hedge funds
10 3 (2.61%) User Experience
10 3 (2.61%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.74%) Equities
11 2 (1.74%) Fintech
12 1 (0.87%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.83%) Unix
2 30 (26.09%) Linux
3 11 (9.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.04%) GAP Analysis
2 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
4 16 (13.91%) Multithreading
4 16 (13.91%) Test Automation
5 15 (13.04%) SDLC
6 14 (12.17%) Manual Testing
6 14 (12.17%) Non-Functional Testing
6 14 (12.17%) Test Scripting
7 13 (11.30%) BDD
7 13 (11.30%) Defect Tracking
7 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (10.43%) Analytics
9 11 (9.57%) TDD
10 9 (7.83%) Concurrent Programming
11 7 (6.09%) Asset Management
11 7 (6.09%) Credit Risk Management
11 7 (6.09%) Risk Analytics
11 7 (6.09%) Risk Management
11 7 (6.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (47.83%) Java
2 52 (45.22%) SQL
3 20 (17.39%) C
4 16 (13.91%) C#
5 10 (8.70%) C++
6 7 (6.09%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.09%) Python
7 6 (5.22%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.61%) Scala
8 3 (2.61%) XAML
9 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (35.65%) Degree
2 13 (11.30%) ISEB
2 13 (11.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.78%) QA
2 3 (2.61%) MiFID
3 1 (0.87%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (37.39%) Murex
2 16 (13.91%) Oracle
3 13 (11.30%) Calypso
4 7 (6.09%) Sybase
5 4 (3.48%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.61%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.61%) ION Trading
6 3 (2.61%) Solace
7 2 (1.74%) HP
8 1 (0.87%) Misys
8 1 (0.87%) Tradeweb