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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 9 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Derivatives
UK
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1111 862 744
Rank change year-on-year -249 -118 +284
Permanent jobs citing Equity Derivative 124 141 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.12% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 111 101 33
10th Percentile £78,750 - £99,000
25th Percentile £96,250 £76,250 £115,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £125,000 £107,500 £135,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.28% -20.37% +42.11%
75th Percentile £140,000 £120,000 £180,000
90th Percentile £143,750 - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 - -

Equity Derivative is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 79,429 46,505 23,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 46.63% 40.79% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34,137 28,215 18,971
10th Percentile £34,335 £32,500 £32,148
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 9 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Equity Derivative in the UK

Equity Derivative
Top 8 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 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -214 116 £125,000 +19.05% 3
London -211 114 £125,000 +19.05% 3
Work from Home -215 62 £137,500 +66.67% 1
UK excluding London -100 8 £40,000 -
Scotland -29 4 - -
North West - 2 £40,000 -
North of England - 2 £40,000 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £90,000 -

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, 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.

1 119 (95.97%) Derivative
2 76 (61.29%) Java
3 59 (47.58%) Front Office
4 50 (40.32%) Finance
5 43 (34.68%) Python
6 41 (33.06%) Low Latency
6 41 (33.06%) React
7 37 (29.84%) Equities
8 33 (26.61%) SQL
9 32 (25.81%) Banking
9 32 (25.81%) Algorithmic Trading
10 24 (19.35%) Agile
10 24 (19.35%) Investment Banking
10 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
10 24 (19.35%) JavaScript
10 24 (19.35%) Azure
11 23 (18.55%) Greenfield Project
12 22 (17.74%) Hedge funds
12 22 (17.74%) C#
12 22 (17.74%) Oracle
12 22 (17.74%) .NET
13 21 (16.94%) Fixed Income
13 21 (16.94%) AWS
13 21 (16.94%) Analytics
14 20 (16.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 19 (15.32%) Unix
15 19 (15.32%) GCP
15 19 (15.32%) TypeScript
16 18 (14.52%) Data Analytics
16 18 (14.52%) Asset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Fidessa
2 1 (0.81%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.35%) Azure
2 21 (16.94%) AWS
3 19 (15.32%) GCP
4 5 (4.03%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.61%) NuGet
6 1 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.81%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) HTTP
2 2 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.23%) DB2
2 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.42%) KDB
3 3 (2.42%) Kdb+
4 1 (0.81%) MySQL
4 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.26%) Subversion
3 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.42%) Maven
5 2 (1.61%) Gradle
5 2 (1.61%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (1.61%) JIRA
5 2 (1.61%) JUnit
5 2 (1.61%) Mockito
5 2 (1.61%) Moq
5 2 (1.61%) NUnit
5 2 (1.61%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
General
1 59 (47.58%) Front Office
2 50 (40.32%) Finance
3 32 (25.81%) Banking
4 24 (19.35%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.23%) Social Skills
7 3 (2.42%) Retail
8 2 (1.61%) Back Office
8 2 (1.61%) Legal
9 1 (0.81%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 90 (72.58%) Developer
2 45 (36.29%) Senior Developer
3 38 (30.65%) Java Developer
4 27 (21.77%) React Developer
5 25 (20.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (17.74%) C# Developer
7 20 (16.13%) Software Engineer
8 18 (14.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 18 (14.52%) Senior React Developer
8 18 (14.52%) Senior Software Developer
8 18 (14.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 18 (14.52%) Senior UI Developer
8 18 (14.52%) UI Developer
8 18 (14.52%) UI Engineer
9 13 (10.48%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
9 13 (10.48%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (9.68%) Applications Support
11 9 (7.26%) .NET Developer
11 9 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (7.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.06%) React
2 22 (17.74%) .NET
3 12 (9.68%) XML
4 11 (8.87%) JSON
5 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET
5 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET Core
5 9 (7.26%) Blazor
5 9 (7.26%) CSS
5 9 (7.26%) HTML
5 9 (7.26%) HTML5
5 9 (7.26%) XSL
6 6 (4.84%) Spring
7 5 (4.03%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.03%) NumPy
7 5 (4.03%) Pandas
7 5 (4.03%) Spring Boot
8 3 (2.42%) J2SE
8 3 (2.42%) Kafka
8 3 (2.42%) Web Services
9 2 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 119 (95.97%) Derivative
2 37 (29.84%) Equities
3 23 (18.55%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (17.74%) Hedge funds
5 21 (16.94%) Fixed Income
6 20 (16.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (11.29%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.42%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.61%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.61%) Eurex
9 2 (1.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.61%) Swaptions
9 2 (1.61%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.81%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.32%) Unix
2 11 (8.87%) Linux
3 7 (5.65%) Windows
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.06%) Low Latency
2 32 (25.81%) Algorithmic Trading
3 24 (19.35%) Agile
3 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 21 (16.94%) Analytics
5 18 (14.52%) Asset Management
5 18 (14.52%) Data Analytics
5 18 (14.52%) Investment Management
5 18 (14.52%) Web Development
6 17 (13.71%) DevOps
7 14 (11.29%) Business Strategy
7 14 (11.29%) Data Protection
8 13 (10.48%) Full Stack Development
9 12 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 11 (8.87%) SDLC
11 8 (6.45%) Multithreading
12 7 (5.65%) Scrum
13 6 (4.84%) Development Roadmap
13 6 (4.84%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 76 (61.29%) Java
2 43 (34.68%) Python
3 33 (26.61%) SQL
4 24 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 22 (17.74%) C#
6 19 (15.32%) TypeScript
7 16 (12.90%) PL/SQL
8 10 (8.06%) Bash
9 6 (4.84%) C++
9 6 (4.84%) Perl
10 4 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.23%) VBA
11 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.87%) MiFID
2 4 (3.23%) QA
3 2 (1.61%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Control-M
2 2 (1.61%) Ansible
2 2 (1.61%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Oracle
2 4 (3.23%) Sybase
3 2 (1.61%) ION Trading
3 2 (1.61%) Patsystems
3 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.61%) Trayport
4 1 (0.81%) Black Duck
4 1 (0.81%) Capita
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.81%) SimCorp