Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Derivatives
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 703 973 823
Rank change year-on-year +270 -150 +209
Permanent jobs citing Equity Derivative 514 253 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.32% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 119 227 437
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £131,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.45% +10.00% -

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 77560 77850 90566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.94% 40.93% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58510 63988 72559
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,880
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Equity Derivative in the UK

Equity Derivative
Top 7 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 22 November 2017. 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 +245 513 £75,000 - 8
London +221 510 £75,500 -14.93% 8
UK excluding London -9 4 £49,250 -10.45% 1
West Midlands - 2 £49,250 -
Midlands - 2 £49,250 -
South East -3 1 - -
Scotland -18 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Equity Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Equity Derivative.

1 505 (98.25%) Derivative
2 434 (84.44%) Finance
3 414 (80.54%) Banking
4 393 (76.46%) Investment Banking
5 387 (75.29%) Asset Management
6 368 (71.60%) Wealth Management
7 366 (71.21%) Retail Banking
8 316 (61.48%) Java
9 312 (60.70%) Agile Software Development
10 298 (57.98%) Front Office
11 190 (36.96%) C#
12 164 (31.91%) Software Engineering
13 143 (27.82%) Multithreading
14 128 (24.90%) Risk Management
15 127 (24.71%) Unix
16 116 (22.57%) TDD
16 116 (22.57%) BDD
17 112 (21.79%) Analytics
18 102 (19.84%) SDLC
19 96 (18.68%) Python
20 95 (18.48%) Oracle
21 92 (17.90%) Test Automation
22 91 (17.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 87 (16.93%) Fixed Income
24 82 (15.95%) Refactoring
24 82 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
25 70 (13.62%) SQL
26 68 (13.23%) Market Making
27 67 (13.04%) Scrum
28 66 (12.84%) Multithreaded Programming

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 40 (7.78%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (0.78%) Confluence
3 3 (0.58%) Apache
4 2 (0.39%) JBoss
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.78%) Stata
3 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.17%) thinkFolio
2 4 (0.78%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.39%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.72%) LAN
1 14 (2.72%) WAN
2 2 (0.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.00%) Hazelcast
2 30 (5.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 23 (4.47%) SQL Server
4 15 (2.92%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.17%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.97%) DB2
7 4 (0.78%) Big Data
8 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.39%) KDB
9 2 (0.39%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.39%) MySQL
9 2 (0.39%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.19%) MS Access
10 1 (0.19%) OLAP
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 62 (12.06%) Git (software)
2 61 (11.87%) Cucumber
2 61 (11.87%) Subversion
3 24 (4.67%) TeamCity
4 23 (4.47%) JBehave
5 2 (0.39%) JIRA
5 2 (0.39%) JUnit
5 2 (0.39%) Maven
6 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
General
1 434 (84.44%) Finance
2 414 (80.54%) Banking
3 393 (76.46%) Investment Banking
4 366 (71.21%) Retail Banking
5 298 (57.98%) Front Office
6 8 (1.56%) Advertising
7 4 (0.78%) Back Office
7 4 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 233 (45.33%) Developer
2 125 (24.32%) Senior Developer
3 124 (24.12%) Software Engineer
4 104 (20.23%) Java Developer
5 76 (14.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 73 (14.20%) Tools Developer
7 72 (14.01%) Core Java Developer
8 63 (12.26%) Global Derivatives Developer
9 45 (8.75%) IT Engineer
10 40 (7.78%) Analyst
11 39 (7.59%) Head of Risk Management
11 39 (7.59%) Head of Technology
12 28 (5.45%) Analytics Developer
13 23 (4.47%) QA Engineer
14 14 (2.72%) C# Developer
14 14 (2.72%) FIX Analyst
14 14 (2.72%) Network Analyst
15 13 (2.53%) SQL Analyst
15 13 (2.53%) Support Analyst
16 10 (1.95%) Asset Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (12.06%) REST
2 43 (8.37%) Middleware
3 42 (8.17%) Spring
4 38 (7.39%) Guice
4 38 (7.39%) Hibernate
4 38 (7.39%) JAX-RS
5 37 (7.20%) Kafka
6 34 (6.61%) .NET
6 34 (6.61%) HTML
7 28 (5.45%) ActiveMQ
7 28 (5.45%) Elastic Stack
8 17 (3.31%) FIX Protocol
9 11 (2.14%) WPF
10 7 (1.36%) AngularJS
11 5 (0.97%) HTML5
12 4 (0.78%) Node.js
12 4 (0.78%) NumPy
12 4 (0.78%) React
13 3 (0.58%) J2SE
14 2 (0.39%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 505 (98.25%) Derivative
2 91 (17.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 87 (16.93%) Fixed Income
4 82 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (9.92%) Equities
6 46 (8.95%) Credit Risk
7 42 (8.17%) Market Risk
8 16 (3.11%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.95%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.95%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.36%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.36%) Credit Derivative
11 5 (0.97%) Equity Risk
12 4 (0.78%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.78%) Exotic Derivative
12 4 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.58%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.58%) OTC Derivatives
13 3 (0.58%) Wiki
14 2 (0.39%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 127 (24.71%) Unix
2 51 (9.92%) Linux
3 9 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (75.29%) Asset Management
2 368 (71.60%) Wealth Management
3 312 (60.70%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (31.91%) Software Engineering
5 143 (27.82%) Multithreading
6 128 (24.90%) Risk Management
7 116 (22.57%) BDD
7 116 (22.57%) TDD
8 112 (21.79%) Analytics
9 102 (19.84%) SDLC
10 92 (17.90%) Test Automation
11 82 (15.95%) Refactoring
12 68 (13.23%) Market Making
13 67 (13.04%) Scrum
14 66 (12.84%) Multithreaded Programming
15 62 (12.06%) Microservices
16 53 (10.31%) OO
17 51 (9.92%) Incident Management
18 50 (9.73%) Low Latency
19 46 (8.95%) Credit Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 316 (61.48%) Java
2 190 (36.96%) C#
3 96 (18.68%) Python
4 70 (13.62%) SQL
5 45 (8.75%) Shell Script
6 37 (7.20%) Scala
7 18 (3.50%) C++
8 11 (2.14%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.95%) Perl
10 9 (1.75%) C
10 9 (1.75%) VBA
11 8 (1.56%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.78%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.78%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.78%) R
13 3 (0.58%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.39%) VB
15 1 (0.19%) Clojure
15 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (5.84%) Degree
2 4 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.19%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.03%) QA
2 9 (1.75%) MiFID
3 5 (0.97%) EMIR
4 3 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 95 (18.48%) Oracle
2 43 (8.37%) Sun
3 23 (4.47%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.31%) Sybase
5 4 (0.78%) Bloomberg
5 4 (0.78%) Charles River
6 2 (0.39%) FactSet
6 2 (0.39%) Reuters
6 2 (0.39%) StatPro
7 1 (0.19%) Calypso
7 1 (0.19%) Murex
7 1 (0.19%) Sophis
7 1 (0.19%) Tableau
7 1 (0.19%) TIBCO