The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 327 384 325
Rank change year-on-year +57 -59  
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 823 758 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 0.78% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.22% 1.89% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 399 572 911
Median salary £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £105,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +66.66% -14.28%  

Derivative is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37011 40133 45320
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.02% 41.34% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28923 32860 36156
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Derivative as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in the UK

Derivative
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Derivative in the UK

Derivative
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Derivative over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Derivative in the UK

Derivative
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 791 £77,500 +10.71% 91
London +22 769 £80,000 +10.34% 87
City of London -22 88 £75,500 +7.85% 20
Belfast - 27 £100,000 -
County Antrim - 27 £100,000 -
Northern Ireland - 27 £100,000 -
South West +13 10 - -
Wiltshire +9 5 - -
Dorset - 5 - -
Bournemouth - 5 - -
Swindon - 5 - -
South East +41 4 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands +13 4 £50,000 -25.92%
Birmingham +8 4 £50,000 -25.92%
Scotland -36 4 - - 5
North West - 4 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £60,000 -
Surrey +26 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Glasgow -28 3 - - 5
Canary Wharf - 3 £63,000 -
Chester - 2 - -
West Sussex +7 1 £40,000 +11.11%
Edinburgh -8 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Derivative.

1 950 (72.74%) Finance
2 678 (51.91%) Banking
3 545 (41.73%) Investment Banking
4 469 (35.91%) Java
5 458 (35.07%) Front Office
6 418 (32.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 386 (29.56%) Fixed Income
8 371 (28.41%) Asset Management
9 365 (27.95%) SQL
10 362 (27.72%) Equities
11 349 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
12 288 (22.05%) Degree
13 285 (21.82%) C#
14 284 (21.75%) Wealth Management
15 281 (21.52%) Retail
16 276 (21.13%) Retail Banking
17 264 (20.21%) Equity Derivative
18 227 (17.38%) Python
19 224 (17.15%) C++
20 217 (16.62%) Unix
21 204 (15.62%) Multithreading
22 192 (14.70%) Linux
23 189 (14.47%) Risk Management
24 183 (14.01%) Analytics
25 171 (13.09%) SDLC
26 167 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
27 159 (12.17%) OTC Derivatives
28 147 (11.26%) Low Latency
29 136 (10.41%) SQL Server
30 126 (9.65%) Project Management

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 23 (1.76%) Apache Spark
2 18 (1.38%) Confluence
3 14 (1.07%) Apache
4 12 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.31%) DataSynapse
6 3 (0.23%) CMS
6 3 (0.23%) IIS
6 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.15%) JBoss
7 2 (0.15%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.15%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.077%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.077%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 82 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.30%) Stata
3 15 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.69%) EViews
5 8 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.077%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 19 (1.45%) thinkFolio
2 16 (1.23%) Markit EDM
3 14 (1.07%) Pega PRPC
4 11 (0.84%) LatentZero
5 7 (0.54%) Eagle PACE
5 7 (0.54%) Minerva
5 7 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.46%) Endur
6 6 (0.46%) IntelliMatch
7 5 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.31%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.31%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.15%) RMDS
9 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.077%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.077%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.077%) SimCorp Dimension
10 1 (0.077%) Summit
10 1 (0.077%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.23%) GitHub
2 3 (0.23%) SaaS
3 2 (0.15%) Akamai
3 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.077%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.077%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.07%) DHCP
1 14 (1.07%) DNS
1 14 (1.07%) LDAP
1 14 (1.07%) SAN
2 13 (1.00%) SMTP
3 12 (0.92%) NAS
4 11 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (0.84%) iSCSI
4 11 (0.84%) Multicast
4 11 (0.84%) Unicast
5 7 (0.54%) Firewall
6 6 (0.46%) PuTTY
7 3 (0.23%) HTTP
7 3 (0.23%) LAN
7 3 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.23%) WAN
8 2 (0.15%) FIX Connectivity
8 2 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.15%) VPN
9 1 (0.077%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 89 (6.81%) Relational Database
3 50 (3.83%) Big Data
4 38 (2.91%) RDBMS
5 33 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 25 (1.91%) Oracle Database
8 21 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (1.53%) Hadoop
10 17 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (1.15%) DB2
12 14 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (0.92%) KDB
14 11 (0.84%) Blockchain
14 11 (0.84%) Data Mart
14 11 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (0.69%) Kdb+
17 7 (0.54%) MySQL
18 6 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 63 (4.82%) JIRA
2 44 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 31 (2.37%) Selenium
4 22 (1.68%) HP UFT
5 20 (1.53%) SpecFlow
5 20 (1.53%) Subversion
6 19 (1.45%) Git (software)
7 18 (1.38%) FitNesse
8 17 (1.30%) Cucumber
9 16 (1.23%) MSTest
9 16 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (1.07%) GoogleTest
10 14 (1.07%) Jenkins
11 13 (1.00%) Maven
11 13 (1.00%) NUnit
12 11 (0.84%) Gradle
12 11 (0.84%) TeamCity
13 10 (0.77%) Ant
13 10 (0.77%) Hudson
14 9 (0.69%) ReSharper
General
1 950 (72.74%) Finance
2 678 (51.91%) Banking
3 545 (41.73%) Investment Banking
4 458 (35.07%) Front Office
5 281 (21.52%) Retail
6 276 (21.13%) Retail Banking
7 82 (6.28%) Back Office
8 40 (3.06%) Financial Institution
9 26 (1.99%) Legal
10 21 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
11 13 (1.00%) Telecoms
12 12 (0.92%) Advertising
12 12 (0.92%) French Language
12 12 (0.92%) Law
13 7 (0.54%) Marketing
14 4 (0.31%) German Language
15 2 (0.15%) Electronics
15 2 (0.15%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.077%) Billing
16 1 (0.077%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 539 (41.27%) Developer
2 369 (28.25%) Analyst
3 221 (16.92%) Java Developer
4 209 (16.00%) Business Analyst
5 106 (8.12%) C# Developer
6 97 (7.43%) Senior Developer
7 88 (6.74%) C++ Developer
8 78 (5.97%) Consultant
9 67 (5.13%) Banking Analyst
9 67 (5.13%) Project Manager
10 66 (5.05%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 63 (4.82%) Quantitative Developer
12 55 (4.21%) Software Engineer
13 53 (4.06%) Senior Java Developer
14 52 (3.98%) Financial Analyst
15 48 (3.68%) Business Consultant
16 44 (3.37%) Support Analyst
17 42 (3.22%) Front Office Developer
18 36 (2.76%) .NET Developer
19 35 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (6.89%) .NET
2 81 (6.20%) Spring
3 77 (5.90%) FIX Protocol
4 65 (4.98%) AngularJS
4 65 (4.98%) XML
5 61 (4.67%) Middleware
6 52 (3.98%) HTML
7 42 (3.22%) HTML5
8 40 (3.06%) ASP.NET
8 40 (3.06%) WPF
9 32 (2.45%) STL
10 31 (2.37%) WCF
11 30 (2.30%) JMS
12 28 (2.14%) FpML
13 27 (2.07%) Murex MxML
14 26 (1.99%) Web Services
15 23 (1.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 23 (1.76%) JSON
16 22 (1.68%) Hibernate
16 22 (1.68%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 418 (32.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 386 (29.56%) Fixed Income
3 362 (27.72%) Equities
4 264 (20.21%) Equity Derivative
5 167 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
6 159 (12.17%) OTC Derivatives
7 114 (8.73%) Computer Science
8 92 (7.04%) Credit Derivative
9 65 (4.98%) Credit Risk
10 63 (4.82%) Hedge funds
11 45 (3.45%) Algorithms
11 45 (3.45%) Market Risk
12 39 (2.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 36 (2.76%) Data Structures
14 35 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
15 32 (2.45%) Fintech
16 29 (2.22%) Exotic Derivative
17 22 (1.68%) Management Information System
17 22 (1.68%) PMI
18 20 (1.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 217 (16.62%) Unix
2 192 (14.70%) Linux
3 60 (4.59%) Windows
4 29 (2.22%) Solaris
5 24 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (0.84%) Data ONTAP
7 5 (0.38%) Android
8 4 (0.31%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.23%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.077%) AIX
11 1 (0.077%) CentOS
11 1 (0.077%) Debian
11 1 (0.077%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (28.41%) Asset Management
2 349 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
3 284 (21.75%) Wealth Management
4 204 (15.62%) Multithreading
5 189 (14.47%) Risk Management
6 183 (14.01%) Analytics
7 171 (13.09%) SDLC
8 147 (11.26%) Low Latency
9 126 (9.65%) Project Management
10 125 (9.57%) Mathematics
11 122 (9.34%) Business Analysis
12 120 (9.19%) OO
13 102 (7.81%) Software Engineering
14 101 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 90 (6.89%) Scrum
16 78 (5.97%) Electronic Trading
17 76 (5.82%) TDD
18 73 (5.59%) Test Automation
19 64 (4.90%) GAP Analysis
20 61 (4.67%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 469 (35.91%) Java
2 365 (27.95%) SQL
3 285 (21.82%) C#
4 227 (17.38%) Python
5 224 (17.15%) C++
6 72 (5.51%) Perl
7 71 (5.44%) Shell Script
8 69 (5.28%) JavaScript
9 50 (3.83%) VBA
10 48 (3.68%) C
11 45 (3.45%) Scala
12 32 (2.45%) R
13 22 (1.68%) MATLAB
14 19 (1.45%) Ruby
15 17 (1.30%) Clojure
16 14 (1.07%) COBOL
16 14 (1.07%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.84%) Tcl
18 8 (0.61%) T-SQL
19 7 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 288 (22.05%) Degree
2 47 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (3.22%) PhD
4 32 (2.45%) Numerate Degree
5 28 (2.14%) Master's Degree
6 23 (1.76%) ISEB
6 23 (1.76%) PMI Certification
7 14 (1.07%) ISTQB
8 13 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.77%) CFA
10 7 (0.54%) CISSP
11 5 (0.38%) PMP
12 4 (0.31%) CISA
12 4 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.23%) ACCA
13 3 (0.23%) CISM
13 3 (0.23%) MBA
13 3 (0.23%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.15%) MCSA
14 2 (0.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (8.73%) MiFID
2 91 (6.97%) QA
3 36 (2.76%) EMIR
4 28 (2.14%) Dodd-Frank
5 21 (1.61%) Basel III
6 17 (1.30%) Data Quality
7 14 (1.07%) FATCA
8 12 (0.92%) Solvency II
9 11 (0.84%) UCITS
10 10 (0.77%) PMO
11 9 (0.69%) AIFMD
12 7 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (0.46%) GDPR
14 3 (0.23%) SLA
15 1 (0.077%) GAAP
System Software
1 16 (1.23%) Hyper-V
1 16 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.84%) NFS
4 5 (0.38%) HDFS
5 4 (0.31%) Docker
6 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.15%) vSphere
7 2 (0.15%) XenApp
7 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.077%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (1.07%) Ansible
1 14 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (1.07%) Puppet
1 14 (1.07%) Salt
2 13 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.84%) vCenter Server
4 5 (0.38%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.31%) Control-M
5 4 (0.31%) Graphite
6 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.15%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (0.15%) IBM BigFix
6 2 (0.15%) Icinga
6 2 (0.15%) Nagios
6 2 (0.15%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.15%) QRadar
6 2 (0.15%) SCCM
6 2 (0.15%) SCOM
6 2 (0.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 114 (8.73%) Oracle
2 81 (6.20%) Murex
3 66 (5.05%) Microsoft
4 45 (3.45%) Sybase
5 35 (2.68%) Calypso
5 35 (2.68%) TIBCO
6 23 (1.76%) Sun
7 20 (1.53%) Bloomberg
7 20 (1.53%) IBM
8 18 (1.38%) Cisco
8 18 (1.38%) Google
9 17 (1.30%) ION Trading
9 17 (1.30%) VMware
10 16 (1.23%) Citrix
11 15 (1.15%) Charles River
12 14 (1.07%) Fidessa
12 14 (1.07%) Pega
13 13 (1.00%) HP
13 13 (1.00%) NetApp
14 12 (0.92%) Sophis
London
UBS
Posted: Yesterday
London
UBS
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: Yesterday
London
TDA Group
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Schroders
Posted: 5 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Northern Trust
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago