Period
to 4 December 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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Derivatives
UK
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 693 849 979
Rank change year-on-year +156 +130 -214
Permanent jobs citing Equity Derivative 32 213 189
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 177 147
Median annual salary £135,000 £120,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +71.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £67,375 £71,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £180,000 £161,250 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +21.83%

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 21,435 52,670 64,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.80% 38.81% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17,434 40,174 49,330
Median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.48% +2.86% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +142 32 £135,000 +12.50% 5
London +57 32 £135,000 +12.50% 5
Work from Home -10 1 £115,000 +9.52%

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 32 (100.00%) Derivative
2 26 (81.25%) Java
3 25 (78.13%) SQL
4 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 24 (75.00%) C++
4 24 (75.00%) Front Office
4 24 (75.00%) Equities
4 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (71.88%) Finance
5 23 (71.88%) Python
6 22 (68.75%) Scrum
6 22 (68.75%) AngularJS
7 21 (65.63%) Node.js
8 19 (59.38%) Azure
8 19 (59.38%) AWS
8 19 (59.38%) Hedge funds
8 19 (59.38%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (59.38%) Fixed Income
8 19 (59.38%) Migration
9 18 (56.25%) Blog
9 18 (56.25%) Wealth Management
9 18 (56.25%) Asset Management
9 18 (56.25%) Web Services
9 18 (56.25%) .NET
9 18 (56.25%) Data Analytics
9 18 (56.25%) Docker
9 18 (56.25%) Microservices
9 18 (56.25%) GCP
9 18 (56.25%) Kubernetes
9 18 (56.25%) React

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 (3.13%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 19 (59.38%) AWS
1 19 (59.38%) Azure
2 18 (56.25%) GCP
2 18 (56.25%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 24 (75.00%) Front Office
2 23 (71.88%) Finance
3 7 (21.88%) Banking
4 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) AWS Architect
3 6 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Head of Engineering
3 6 (18.75%) Head of Finance
3 6 (18.75%) Lead Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Principal Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Principal Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) AngularJS
2 21 (65.63%) Node.js
3 18 (56.25%) .NET
3 18 (56.25%) React
3 18 (56.25%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) NgRx
4 3 (9.38%) Redux
4 3 (9.38%) RxJS
5 2 (6.25%) Angular 2
6 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (3.13%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) Middleware
6 1 (3.13%) Spring
6 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) Derivative
2 24 (75.00%) Equities
3 19 (59.38%) Fixed Income
3 19 (59.38%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (59.38%) Hedge funds
4 18 (56.25%) Blog
4 18 (56.25%) Public Cloud
5 5 (15.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (6.25%) Market Risk
7 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
7 1 (3.13%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (68.75%) Scrum
3 19 (59.38%) Migration
4 18 (56.25%) Analytics
4 18 (56.25%) Asset Management
4 18 (56.25%) Data Analytics
4 18 (56.25%) Decision-Making
4 18 (56.25%) Investment Management
4 18 (56.25%) Microservices
4 18 (56.25%) Open Source
4 18 (56.25%) Portfolio Management
4 18 (56.25%) Wealth Management
5 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
5 5 (15.63%) TDD
6 4 (12.50%) Kanban
7 3 (9.38%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (9.38%) Garbage Collection
7 3 (9.38%) Low Latency
7 3 (9.38%) Product Management
8 2 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 25 (78.13%) SQL
3 24 (75.00%) C++
3 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (71.88%) Python
5 18 (56.25%) R
6 3 (9.38%) TypeScript
7 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.13%) Java 8
8 1 (3.13%) Scala
8 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PhD
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) FIS
2 1 (3.13%) Splunk
2 1 (3.13%) SunGard
2 1 (3.13%) Sybase