Period
to 21 July 2017

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 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Derivatives
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 336 394 338
Rank change year-on-year +58 -56 -37
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1681 1593 2166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.94% 0.79% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.24% 1.87% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 760 1202 1816
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £115,125 £111,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +16.67%

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 75159 85158 90805
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.12% 42.01% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58387 69206 72172
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Derivative in the UK

Derivative
Top 12 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 6 months to 21 July 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 +67 1632 £75,000 +7.14% 89
London +34 1600 £75,000 +7.14% 86
UK excluding London +14 80 £60,000 +33.33% 9
Northern Ireland +24 38 £90,000 - 2
South West +18 11 £87,500 -
Scotland -62 10 - - 4
South East +52 8 £45,000 -
Midlands +31 6 £50,000 +5.26% 3
West Midlands +16 6 £50,000 -2.44% 2
North West -8 5 £60,000 -
North of England -14 5 £60,000 +81.13%
East of England - 2 £46,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 1302 (77.45%) Finance
2 1023 (60.86%) Banking
3 891 (53.00%) Investment Banking
4 707 (42.06%) Asset Management
5 639 (38.01%) Front Office
6 637 (37.89%) Java
7 625 (37.18%) Wealth Management
8 619 (36.82%) Retail
9 612 (36.41%) Retail Banking
10 608 (36.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 498 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
12 489 (29.09%) Equities
13 446 (26.53%) Fixed Income
14 445 (26.47%) SQL
15 400 (23.80%) Equity Derivative
16 368 (21.89%) C#
17 302 (17.97%) Analytics
18 297 (17.67%) Linux
18 297 (17.67%) Degree
19 293 (17.43%) Risk Management
20 271 (16.12%) Python
21 266 (15.82%) C++
21 266 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
21 266 (15.82%) Multithreading
22 264 (15.70%) Unix
23 262 (15.59%) SDLC
24 229 (13.62%) Low Latency
25 209 (12.43%) OTC Derivatives
26 201 (11.96%) Project Management
27 183 (10.89%) Software Engineering

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 37 (2.20%) Apache
2 36 (2.14%) Confluence
3 27 (1.61%) Apache Spark
4 21 (1.25%) DataSynapse
5 19 (1.13%) Tomcat
6 12 (0.71%) SharePoint
7 10 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
9 5 (0.30%) CMS
10 4 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.24%) IIS
11 3 (0.18%) JBoss
11 3 (0.18%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.18%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.12%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.12%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.12%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.12%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.059%) Drupal
13 1 (0.059%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 130 (7.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.01%) Stata
3 15 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.54%) EViews
4 9 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.059%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.059%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.059%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 20 (1.19%) thinkFolio
2 14 (0.83%) Markit EDM
2 14 (0.83%) Pega PRPC
3 11 (0.65%) LatentZero
4 8 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
5 7 (0.42%) Eagle PACE
5 7 (0.42%) Minerva
6 6 (0.36%) Endur
6 6 (0.36%) IntelliMatch
7 5 (0.30%) RMDS
8 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.24%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.12%) Bloomberg AIM
9 2 (0.12%) Sentinel
9 2 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.059%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.12%) Akamai
3 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.12%) GitHub
3 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.12%) OneDrive
3 2 (0.12%) SaaS
4 1 (0.059%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.01%) DHCP
1 17 (1.01%) DNS
2 16 (0.95%) SMTP
3 11 (0.65%) LDAP
3 11 (0.65%) Multicast
3 11 (0.65%) SAN
3 11 (0.65%) Unicast
4 9 (0.54%) NAS
5 8 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (0.48%) iSCSI
6 7 (0.42%) Firewall
7 6 (0.36%) LAN
7 6 (0.36%) PuTTY
7 6 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.36%) WAN
8 4 (0.24%) FIX Connectivity
9 2 (0.12%) FTP
9 2 (0.12%) HTTP
9 2 (0.12%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.059%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (7.85%) SQL Server
2 94 (5.59%) Relational Database
3 52 (3.09%) Big Data
3 52 (3.09%) Oracle Database
4 43 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 40 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 32 (1.90%) NoSQL
6 32 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 20 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 16 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
12 14 (0.83%) Data Mart
13 13 (0.77%) DB2
13 13 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (0.65%) Blockchain
15 10 (0.59%) Hazelcast
15 10 (0.59%) KDB
16 9 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 128 (7.61%) JIRA
2 40 (2.38%) Visual Studio
3 37 (2.20%) Cucumber
3 37 (2.20%) Subversion
4 36 (2.14%) Git (software)
5 34 (2.02%) TeamCity
6 24 (1.43%) Selenium
7 20 (1.19%) GCC
8 18 (1.07%) HP UFT
8 18 (1.07%) MSTest
9 16 (0.95%) GoogleTest
10 13 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (0.71%) FitNesse
11 12 (0.71%) SpecFlow
12 11 (0.65%) Jenkins
13 10 (0.59%) Gradle
13 10 (0.59%) JBehave
13 10 (0.59%) Maven
14 9 (0.54%) Ant
14 9 (0.54%) NUnit
General
1 1302 (77.45%) Finance
2 1023 (60.86%) Banking
3 891 (53.00%) Investment Banking
4 639 (38.01%) Front Office
5 619 (36.82%) Retail
6 612 (36.41%) Retail Banking
7 81 (4.82%) Back Office
8 40 (2.38%) Financial Institution
9 27 (1.61%) Legal
10 18 (1.07%) Corporate Banking
11 15 (0.89%) Advertising
12 14 (0.83%) Telecoms
13 13 (0.77%) French Language
14 7 (0.42%) German Language
14 7 (0.42%) Law
15 6 (0.36%) Marketing
16 3 (0.18%) Prime Brokerage
17 2 (0.12%) Electronics
17 2 (0.12%) General Ledger
17 2 (0.12%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 680 (40.45%) Developer
2 429 (25.52%) Analyst
3 266 (15.82%) Business Analyst
4 264 (15.70%) Java Developer
5 171 (10.17%) Senior Developer
6 122 (7.26%) Software Engineer
7 107 (6.37%) C# Developer
8 87 (5.18%) Project Manager
9 86 (5.12%) C++ Developer
10 84 (5.00%) Consultant
11 83 (4.94%) Quantitative Developer
12 76 (4.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
13 74 (4.40%) Banking Analyst
14 70 (4.16%) Senior Java Developer
15 64 (3.81%) Tools Developer
16 60 (3.57%) Risk Analyst
17 56 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
18 53 (3.15%) Financial Analyst
19 50 (2.97%) Business Consultant
19 50 (2.97%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (5.95%) FIX Protocol
2 92 (5.47%) Spring
3 91 (5.41%) .NET
4 80 (4.76%) Middleware
5 71 (4.22%) XML
6 69 (4.10%) AngularJS
7 53 (3.15%) HTML
8 44 (2.62%) WPF
9 42 (2.50%) Web Services
10 36 (2.14%) Hibernate
11 34 (2.02%) HTML5
11 34 (2.02%) Kafka
11 34 (2.02%) WCF
12 33 (1.96%) ASP.NET
13 32 (1.90%) REST
14 30 (1.78%) Murex MxML
15 29 (1.73%) STL
16 27 (1.61%) FpML
16 27 (1.61%) JMS
17 26 (1.55%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 608 (36.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 489 (29.09%) Equities
3 446 (26.53%) Fixed Income
4 400 (23.80%) Equity Derivative
5 266 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
6 209 (12.43%) OTC Derivatives
7 154 (9.16%) Credit Risk
8 122 (7.26%) Computer Science
9 109 (6.48%) Credit Derivative
10 80 (4.76%) Market Risk
11 61 (3.63%) Hedge funds
12 50 (2.97%) Data Structures
13 48 (2.86%) Eurex
14 47 (2.80%) Algorithms
15 44 (2.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 43 (2.56%) Exotic Derivative
17 38 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
18 33 (1.96%) Fintech
19 27 (1.61%) Management Information System
20 20 (1.19%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 297 (17.67%) Linux
2 264 (15.70%) Unix
3 60 (3.57%) Windows
4 33 (1.96%) Solaris
5 26 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.48%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (0.24%) Android
7 4 (0.24%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.24%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.18%) SUSE
8 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.12%) openSUSE
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.059%) CentOS
10 1 (0.059%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 707 (42.06%) Asset Management
2 625 (37.18%) Wealth Management
3 498 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 302 (17.97%) Analytics
5 293 (17.43%) Risk Management
6 266 (15.82%) Multithreading
7 262 (15.59%) SDLC
8 229 (13.62%) Low Latency
9 201 (11.96%) Project Management
10 183 (10.89%) Software Engineering
11 174 (10.35%) Business Analysis
12 136 (8.09%) OO
13 132 (7.85%) Test Automation
14 125 (7.44%) Mathematics
15 122 (7.26%) TDD
16 114 (6.78%) Electronic Trading
17 110 (6.54%) Scrum
18 100 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
19 98 (5.83%) Market Making
20 92 (5.47%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 637 (37.89%) Java
2 445 (26.47%) SQL
3 368 (21.89%) C#
4 271 (16.12%) Python
5 266 (15.82%) C++
6 103 (6.13%) Shell Script
7 74 (4.40%) C
8 70 (4.16%) Perl
9 67 (3.99%) Scala
10 59 (3.51%) JavaScript
11 56 (3.33%) VBA
12 32 (1.90%) R
13 28 (1.67%) MATLAB
14 24 (1.43%) Clojure
15 20 (1.19%) Ruby
16 14 (0.83%) COBOL
17 12 (0.71%) PL/SQL
18 11 (0.65%) Tcl
19 10 (0.59%) T-SQL
20 7 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 297 (17.67%) Degree
2 48 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (2.68%) PhD
4 36 (2.14%) Numerate Degree
5 28 (1.67%) Master's Degree
6 27 (1.61%) ISEB
7 22 (1.31%) PMI Certification
8 19 (1.13%) ISTQB
9 11 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.59%) CFA
11 7 (0.42%) CISSP
11 7 (0.42%) PMP
12 4 (0.24%) CISA
12 4 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.18%) ACCA
13 3 (0.18%) CISM
13 3 (0.18%) MBA
13 3 (0.18%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.12%) MCSA
14 2 (0.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (7.73%) QA
2 121 (7.20%) MiFID
3 65 (3.87%) Basel III
4 33 (1.96%) EMIR
5 29 (1.73%) Dodd-Frank
6 27 (1.61%) PMO
7 16 (0.95%) Data Quality
8 14 (0.83%) FATCA
9 12 (0.71%) Solvency II
10 11 (0.65%) UCITS
11 9 (0.54%) AIFMD
12 6 (0.36%) GDPR
12 6 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 2 (0.12%) SLA
14 1 (0.059%) GAAP
System Software
1 17 (1.01%) Hyper-V
2 16 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.48%) NFS
5 5 (0.30%) HDFS
6 3 (0.18%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.18%) Docker
6 3 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.12%) vSphere
7 2 (0.12%) XenApp
7 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (0.95%) Ansible
1 16 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (0.95%) Puppet
1 16 (0.95%) Salt
2 12 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.71%) vCenter Server
3 6 (0.36%) Graphite
4 5 (0.30%) Control-M
4 5 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.12%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.12%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.12%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.12%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (0.12%) Grafana
5 2 (0.12%) Icinga
5 2 (0.12%) Nagios
5 2 (0.12%) Nexpose
5 2 (0.12%) QRadar
5 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 162 (9.64%) Oracle
2 112 (6.66%) Microsoft
3 86 (5.12%) Murex
4 45 (2.68%) Sybase
5 42 (2.50%) Sun
6 36 (2.14%) Calypso
7 34 (2.02%) TIBCO
8 22 (1.31%) Bloomberg
8 22 (1.31%) Google
9 20 (1.19%) IBM
10 19 (1.13%) ION Trading
11 18 (1.07%) Cisco
11 18 (1.07%) VMware
12 16 (0.95%) Citrix
13 15 (0.89%) Charles River
13 15 (0.89%) Fidessa
14 14 (0.83%) Pega
15 10 (0.59%) NetApp
16 9 (0.54%) HP
16 9 (0.54%) Perforce
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £85000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £120,000+ and strong bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Haysfm
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + plus bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday