Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Derivatives
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1046 936 989
Rank change year-on-year -110 +53 -55
Permanent jobs citing Equity Derivative 140 266 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.36% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 110 127 236
UK median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.24% -
10th Percentile £56,250 £53,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £116,250 £127,000 £128,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £50,000 £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 75,344 74,192 87,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.35% 42.87% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 58,448 59,082 71,256
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +5.38%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -134 138 £85,000 - 19
London -126 137 £85,000 - 17
UK excluding London +3 3 - - 2
Scotland - 2 - -
South East - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 131 (93.57%) Derivative
2 74 (52.86%) Front Office
3 72 (51.43%) Finance
4 70 (50.00%) SQL
5 68 (48.57%) Equities
6 58 (41.43%) Banking
7 55 (39.29%) Java
8 40 (28.57%) Fixed Income
9 38 (27.14%) Risk Management
10 37 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (26.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 36 (25.71%) Investment Banking
12 30 (21.43%) C#
12 30 (21.43%) C++
13 29 (20.71%) Sybase
14 28 (20.00%) Python
15 27 (19.29%) Oracle
16 26 (18.57%) Degree
17 25 (17.86%) Analytics
18 21 (15.00%) Unix
19 20 (14.29%) Business Analysis
20 19 (13.57%) Relational Database
20 19 (13.57%) Linux
20 19 (13.57%) Back Office
21 18 (12.86%) Software Engineering
21 18 (12.86%) Computer Science
22 17 (12.14%) Investment Management
22 17 (12.14%) Portfolio Management
22 17 (12.14%) Asset Management
22 17 (12.14%) SQL Server

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 2 (1.43%) Apache
1 2 (1.43%) Apache Spark
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.71%) Confluence
2 1 (0.71%) DataSynapse
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.71%) LAN
1 8 (5.71%) WAN
2 1 (0.71%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.57%) Relational Database
2 17 (12.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.00%) Blockchain
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.57%) Big Data
6 2 (1.43%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.43%) HBase
6 2 (1.43%) KDB
6 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.71%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.71%) DB2
7 1 (0.71%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.14%) JIRA
1 3 (2.14%) JUnit
2 1 (0.71%) GitLab
2 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.71%) Maven
2 1 (0.71%) Vagrant
General
1 74 (52.86%) Front Office
2 72 (51.43%) Finance
3 58 (41.43%) Banking
4 36 (25.71%) Investment Banking
5 19 (13.57%) Back Office
6 15 (10.71%) Legal
7 8 (5.71%) Advertising
8 7 (5.00%) Marketing
9 4 (2.86%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (40.00%) Developer
2 39 (27.86%) Analyst
3 23 (16.43%) Java Developer
4 18 (12.86%) C# Developer
5 15 (10.71%) Java Engineer
5 15 (10.71%) Qualitative Analyst
5 15 (10.71%) Quantitative Analyst
6 14 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 14 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 12 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
8 10 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
8 10 (7.14%) Front Office Developer
9 9 (6.43%) Applications Support
9 9 (6.43%) Asset Management Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) Business Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.00%) C# WPF Developer
10 7 (5.00%) FIX Analyst
10 7 (5.00%) Product Manager
10 7 (5.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.00%) .NET
2 13 (9.29%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (9.29%) WPF
3 7 (5.00%) React
4 6 (4.29%) Flash
5 5 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.57%) Reactive Extensions
5 5 (3.57%) Web Services
6 4 (2.86%) Node.js
6 4 (2.86%) Spring
7 3 (2.14%) HTML
7 3 (2.14%) REST
7 3 (2.14%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 3 (2.14%) WCF
7 3 (2.14%) WinForms
7 3 (2.14%) XML
8 2 (1.43%) Express
8 2 (1.43%) HTML5
8 2 (1.43%) Murex Flex
8 2 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 131 (93.57%) Derivative
2 68 (48.57%) Equities
3 40 (28.57%) Fixed Income
4 37 (26.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (12.86%) Computer Science
6 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (7.86%) OTC Derivatives
8 10 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (7.14%) Hedge funds
9 6 (4.29%) Exotic Derivative
9 6 (4.29%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.86%) Equity Risk
11 3 (2.14%) User Experience
12 2 (1.43%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.43%) Fintech
12 2 (1.43%) Grid Computing
12 2 (1.43%) Reference Data
12 2 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
13 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.71%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.00%) Unix
2 19 (13.57%) Linux
3 8 (5.71%) Windows
4 3 (2.14%) Solaris
4 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.43%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.14%) Risk Management
2 37 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.86%) Analytics
4 20 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 18 (12.86%) Software Engineering
6 17 (12.14%) Asset Management
6 17 (12.14%) Investment Management
6 17 (12.14%) Portfolio Management
7 12 (8.57%) Multithreading
7 12 (8.57%) OO
7 12 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (8.57%) Process Improvement
7 12 (8.57%) SDLC
8 11 (7.86%) Electronic Trading
8 11 (7.86%) Mathematics
8 11 (7.86%) Workflow
9 10 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
9 10 (7.14%) Quantitative Analysis
10 8 (5.71%) Business Development
10 8 (5.71%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 70 (50.00%) SQL
2 55 (39.29%) Java
3 30 (21.43%) C#
3 30 (21.43%) C++
4 28 (20.00%) Python
5 10 (7.14%) VBA
6 9 (6.43%) Perl
7 5 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.57%) Scala
8 4 (2.86%) Java 8
9 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.71%) C
11 1 (0.71%) ES6
11 1 (0.71%) F#
11 1 (0.71%) Haskell
11 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (18.57%) Degree
2 12 (8.57%) Master's Degree
2 12 (8.57%) PhD
3 9 (6.43%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) QA
2 5 (3.57%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (3.57%) EMIR
2 5 (3.57%) MiFID
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) Ansible
1 2 (1.43%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (20.71%) Sybase
2 27 (19.29%) Oracle
3 11 (7.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.29%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.14%) Murex
6 2 (1.43%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.43%) Fidessa
6 2 (1.43%) GigaSpaces
6 2 (1.43%) Reuters
6 2 (1.43%) SunGard
7 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.71%) Charles River
7 1 (0.71%) FactSet
7 1 (0.71%) FFastFill
7 1 (0.71%) Portware
7 1 (0.71%) StatPro
7 1 (0.71%) Thunderhead