Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Equity Derivative over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Derivatives
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1035 994 929
Rank change year-on-year -41 -65 +53
Permanent jobs citing Equity Derivative 163 190 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.27% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 92 169 293
UK median annual salary £73,750 £77,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.84% +14.81% -3.57%
10th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £111,125 £137,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Equity 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 73,737 71,019 88,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.71% 40.64% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57,902 58,073 71,287
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Equity Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Equity Derivative in the UK

Equity Derivative
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Equity Derivative in the UK

Equity Derivative
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Equity Derivative over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Equity Derivative in the UK

Equity Derivative
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Derivative within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 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 -41 161 £73,750 -4.84% 16
London -27 160 £73,750 -4.84% 16
UK excluding London -32 3 - -
Scotland -34 2 - -
South East -2 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Equity 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 Equity Derivative.

1 153 (93.87%) Derivative
2 106 (65.03%) Java
3 98 (60.12%) Front Office
4 94 (57.67%) Finance
5 87 (53.37%) Banking
6 69 (42.33%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (41.10%) Investment Banking
8 53 (32.52%) SQL
9 48 (29.45%) Asset Management
10 46 (28.22%) Equities
11 44 (26.99%) Oracle
11 44 (26.99%) Multithreading
12 42 (25.77%) Fixed Income
13 41 (25.15%) Wealth Management
14 39 (23.93%) Retail Banking
15 38 (23.31%) C#
15 38 (23.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 28 (17.18%) Unix
16 28 (17.18%) TDD
17 23 (14.11%) Risk Management
18 22 (13.50%) Python
18 22 (13.50%) BDD
19 20 (12.27%) Software Engineering
19 20 (12.27%) Software Delivery
20 19 (11.66%) Market Making
20 19 (11.66%) Multithreaded Programming
20 19 (11.66%) SQL Server
20 19 (11.66%) Degree
21 18 (11.04%) Test Automation
21 18 (11.04%) Linux

Equity 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 16 (9.82%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.23%) Confluence
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.61%) DataSynapse
3 1 (0.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) thinkFolio
2 4 (2.45%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.61%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.61%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.75%) LAN
1 11 (6.75%) WAN
2 1 (0.61%) FIX Connectivity
2 1 (0.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.59%) Hazelcast
3 11 (6.75%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.68%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.07%) Big Data
6 4 (2.45%) KDB
7 3 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.61%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.61%) DB2
9 1 (0.61%) MySQL
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.20%) Cucumber
2 15 (9.20%) Subversion
3 4 (2.45%) JIRA
4 2 (1.23%) JUnit
5 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.61%) Maven
5 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 98 (60.12%) Front Office
2 94 (57.67%) Finance
3 87 (53.37%) Banking
4 67 (41.10%) Investment Banking
5 39 (23.93%) Retail Banking
6 8 (4.91%) Advertising
7 5 (3.07%) Back Office
8 4 (2.45%) Legal
9 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (47.24%) Developer
2 56 (34.36%) Java Developer
3 31 (19.02%) Analyst
4 28 (17.18%) Senior Developer
5 25 (15.34%) Core Java Developer
5 25 (15.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (10.43%) Software Engineer
7 14 (8.59%) Applications Support
7 14 (8.59%) Global Derivatives Developer
8 13 (7.98%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.75%) FIX Analyst
9 11 (6.75%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 11 (6.75%) Network Analyst
10 10 (6.13%) Applications Developer
10 10 (6.13%) Front Office Developer
10 10 (6.13%) Java Applications Developer
10 10 (6.13%) Senior Applications Developer
10 10 (6.13%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
10 10 (6.13%) Senior Java Applications Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.43%) REST
1 17 (10.43%) Spring
2 15 (9.20%) FIX Protocol
2 15 (9.20%) Guice
2 15 (9.20%) Hibernate
2 15 (9.20%) JAX-RS
3 14 (8.59%) Kafka
4 11 (6.75%) HTML
5 8 (4.91%) AngularJS
6 7 (4.29%) HTML5
7 6 (3.68%) .NET
7 6 (3.68%) Node.js
8 4 (2.45%) React
8 4 (2.45%) WPF
9 2 (1.23%) JSON
9 2 (1.23%) Struts
9 2 (1.23%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 2 (1.23%) WCF
9 2 (1.23%) Web Services
10 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 153 (93.87%) Derivative
2 46 (28.22%) Equities
3 42 (25.77%) Fixed Income
4 38 (23.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.91%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.29%) Algorithms
7 7 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.45%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.84%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.84%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (1.84%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.23%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.23%) Exotic Derivative
10 2 (1.23%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.23%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.23%) User Experience
10 2 (1.23%) Wiki
11 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.61%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.18%) Unix
2 18 (11.04%) Linux
3 11 (6.75%) Windows
4 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (42.33%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (29.45%) Asset Management
3 44 (26.99%) Multithreading
4 41 (25.15%) Wealth Management
5 28 (17.18%) TDD
6 23 (14.11%) Risk Management
7 22 (13.50%) BDD
8 20 (12.27%) Software Delivery
8 20 (12.27%) Software Engineering
9 19 (11.66%) Market Making
9 19 (11.66%) Multithreaded Programming
10 18 (11.04%) Scrum
10 18 (11.04%) Test Automation
11 16 (9.82%) Electronic Trading
11 16 (9.82%) Microservices
11 16 (9.82%) Refactoring
11 16 (9.82%) SDLC
12 15 (9.20%) Process Improvement
13 12 (7.36%) Algorithmic Trading
13 12 (7.36%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 106 (65.03%) Java
2 53 (32.52%) SQL
3 38 (23.31%) C#
4 22 (13.50%) Python
5 12 (7.36%) C++
6 11 (6.75%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.52%) C
8 8 (4.91%) Perl
9 6 (3.68%) VBA
10 5 (3.07%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.07%) Scala
11 3 (1.84%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.61%) F#
12 1 (0.61%) Haskell
12 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (11.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.29%) QA
2 5 (3.07%) MiFID
3 3 (1.84%) EMIR
4 2 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) logstash
Vendors
1 44 (26.99%) Oracle
2 17 (10.43%) Sybase
3 15 (9.20%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.07%) Bloomberg
5 4 (2.45%) Charles River
5 4 (2.45%) Reuters
6 3 (1.84%) Fidessa
7 2 (1.23%) FactSet
7 2 (1.23%) Murex
7 2 (1.23%) StatPro
8 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.61%) Calypso
8 1 (0.61%) FFastFill
8 1 (0.61%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.61%) Sophis
8 1 (0.61%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.61%) TIBCO