Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Derivatives
UK
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 732 1011 1060
Rank change year-on-year +279 +49 -196
Permanent jobs citing Equity Derivative 77 109 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.075% 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59 76 118
Median annual salary £125,000 £92,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.14% +8.82% -
10th Percentile £80,500 £41,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £180,000 £125,000 £116,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £77,500

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 29,526 57,124 69,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.11% 39.13% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22,850 42,824 53,424
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Equity Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Equity Derivative in the UK

Equity Derivative
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Equity Derivative.

Salary trend for Equity Derivative in the UK

Equity Derivative
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Equity Derivative over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Equity Derivative in the UK

Equity Derivative
Top 3 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 14 July 2020. 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 +242 77 £125,000 +35.14% 2
London +159 77 £125,000 +35.14% 2
Work from Home - 3 £125,000 -

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 77 (100.00%) Derivative
2 54 (70.13%) Java
3 53 (68.83%) Python
4 52 (67.53%) Finance
5 51 (66.23%) Fixed Income
5 51 (66.23%) SQL
6 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (59.74%) Hedge funds
7 45 (58.44%) AngularJS
7 45 (58.44%) C++
8 41 (53.25%) Front Office
9 37 (48.05%) Equities
10 36 (46.75%) NoSQL
11 35 (45.45%) React
11 35 (45.45%) Decision-Making
12 34 (44.16%) Greenfield Project
12 34 (44.16%) Kubernetes
12 34 (44.16%) Docker
12 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
13 33 (42.86%) .NET
13 33 (42.86%) Scrum
13 33 (42.86%) OpenShift
13 33 (42.86%) Analytics
13 33 (42.86%) AWS
13 33 (42.86%) Microservices
14 32 (41.56%) Investment Management
14 32 (41.56%) Asset Management
15 31 (40.26%) Migration
15 31 (40.26%) Web Services
15 31 (40.26%) Wealth Management

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:

Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.30%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 33 (42.86%) AWS
1 33 (42.86%) OpenShift
2 31 (40.26%) Azure
2 31 (40.26%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.75%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.30%) KDB
Development Applications
1 31 (40.26%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 52 (67.53%) Finance
2 41 (53.25%) Front Office
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (31.17%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) Architect
3 13 (16.88%) Head of Engineering
3 13 (16.88%) Head of Finance
3 13 (16.88%) Lead Architect
4 12 (15.58%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 12 (15.58%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.79%) AWS Architect
7 6 (7.79%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Principal Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Quantitative Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Front Office Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Python Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (58.44%) AngularJS
2 35 (45.45%) React
3 33 (42.86%) .NET
4 31 (40.26%) Node.js
4 31 (40.26%) Web Services
5 11 (14.29%) WCF
6 3 (3.90%) HTML
6 3 (3.90%) HTML5
6 3 (3.90%) XML
7 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.60%) Akka
7 2 (2.60%) Sass
8 1 (1.30%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.30%) iBATIS
8 1 (1.30%) JDBC
8 1 (1.30%) JSON
8 1 (1.30%) Kafka
8 1 (1.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 77 (100.00%) Derivative
2 51 (66.23%) Fixed Income
3 46 (59.74%) Hedge funds
4 37 (48.05%) Equities
5 34 (44.16%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (40.26%) Blog
6 31 (40.26%) Public Cloud
7 23 (29.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (19.48%) Algorithms
9 11 (14.29%) Data Structures
10 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (2.60%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (2.60%) Equity Risk
11 2 (2.60%) Grid Computing
11 2 (2.60%) Market Risk
11 2 (2.60%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (2.60%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Linux
1 1 (1.30%) Unix
1 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) Decision-Making
3 33 (42.86%) Analytics
3 33 (42.86%) Microservices
3 33 (42.86%) Scrum
4 32 (41.56%) Asset Management
4 32 (41.56%) Investment Management
5 31 (40.26%) Data Analytics
5 31 (40.26%) Migration
5 31 (40.26%) Open Source
5 31 (40.26%) Portfolio Management
5 31 (40.26%) Wealth Management
6 21 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 10 (12.99%) Mathematics
7 10 (12.99%) Physics
8 8 (10.39%) Automated Trading
8 8 (10.39%) Statistics
9 6 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (7.79%) Quantitative Analysis
10 5 (6.49%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 54 (70.13%) Java
2 53 (68.83%) Python
3 51 (66.23%) SQL
4 45 (58.44%) C++
5 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
6 31 (40.26%) R
7 17 (22.08%) C#
8 2 (2.60%) ES6
8 2 (2.60%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.30%) Java 8
9 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) PhD
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) Basel III
System Software
1 34 (44.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (44.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.30%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle