Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Derivatives
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 666 956 1040
Rank change year-on-year +290 +84 -322
Permanent jobs citing Equity Derivative 39 128 141
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.091% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 94 123
Median annual salary £135,000 £97,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% +30.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £100,500 £62,500 £45,500
90th Percentile £180,000 £132,500 £115,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £60,000

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 19,414 54,910 65,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.99% 38.85% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15,309 41,191 50,509
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,375 £28,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +287 39 £135,000 +38.46% 1
London +178 39 £135,000 +38.46% 1
Work from Home +63 3 £125,000 +19.05%

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 39 (100.00%) Derivative
2 30 (76.92%) Java
2 30 (76.92%) Python
3 28 (71.79%) Finance
4 26 (66.67%) C++
5 25 (64.10%) SQL
5 25 (64.10%) Front Office
5 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (61.54%) Equities
6 24 (61.54%) Hedge funds
6 24 (61.54%) AngularJS
7 23 (58.97%) Fixed Income
8 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
8 22 (56.41%) React
9 21 (53.85%) Greenfield Project
9 21 (53.85%) Scrum
10 20 (51.28%) .NET
10 20 (51.28%) Docker
11 19 (48.72%) Analytics
11 19 (48.72%) Decision-Making
12 18 (46.15%) Data Analytics
12 18 (46.15%) R
12 18 (46.15%) Node.js
12 18 (46.15%) Portfolio Management
12 18 (46.15%) Artifactory
12 18 (46.15%) OpenShift
12 18 (46.15%) Open Source
12 18 (46.15%) NoSQL
12 18 (46.15%) Investment Management
12 18 (46.15%) Azure

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) AWS
1 18 (46.15%) Azure
1 18 (46.15%) GCP
1 18 (46.15%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) KDB
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 28 (71.79%) Finance
2 25 (64.10%) Front Office
3 4 (10.26%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Architect
2 11 (28.21%) Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Lead Architect
4 6 (15.38%) AWS Architect
4 6 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Head of Engineering
4 6 (15.38%) Head of Finance
4 6 (15.38%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Principal Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.13%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Quantitative Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) AngularJS
2 22 (56.41%) React
3 20 (51.28%) .NET
4 18 (46.15%) Node.js
4 18 (46.15%) Web Services
5 3 (7.69%) HTML
5 3 (7.69%) HTML5
5 3 (7.69%) WCF
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.13%) Sass
7 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (100.00%) Derivative
2 24 (61.54%) Equities
2 24 (61.54%) Hedge funds
3 23 (58.97%) Fixed Income
4 21 (53.85%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (46.15%) Blog
5 18 (46.15%) Public Cloud
6 12 (30.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.26%) Algorithms
9 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
10 2 (5.13%) Market Risk
10 2 (5.13%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (2.56%) Grid Computing
11 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Unix
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) Scrum
3 19 (48.72%) Analytics
3 19 (48.72%) Decision-Making
4 18 (46.15%) Asset Management
4 18 (46.15%) Data Analytics
4 18 (46.15%) Investment Management
4 18 (46.15%) Microservices
4 18 (46.15%) Migration
4 18 (46.15%) Open Source
4 18 (46.15%) Portfolio Management
4 18 (46.15%) Wealth Management
5 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
6 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
6 6 (15.38%) Physics
7 5 (12.82%) Automated Trading
7 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (12.82%) Statistics
8 3 (7.69%) Quantitative Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) Java
1 30 (76.92%) Python
2 26 (66.67%) C++
3 25 (64.10%) SQL
4 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
5 18 (46.15%) R
6 5 (12.82%) C#
7 2 (5.13%) ES6
7 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) Java 8
8 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) PhD
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) FIS
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle
1 1 (2.56%) SunGard