Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Equity Derivatives
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 657 888 1007
Rank change year-on-year +231 +119 -300
Permanent jobs citing Equity Derivative 32 177 163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.13% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33 139 138
Median annual salary £135,000 £112,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +60.71% -15.15%
10th Percentile £99,000 £66,650 £42,500
90th Percentile £180,000 £157,500 £112,500
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 18,924 53,302 64,687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.16% 38.92% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15,235 40,335 49,465
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £86,000
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 28 October 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 28 October 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 +234 32 £135,000 +20.00% 3
London +145 32 £135,000 +20.00% 3
Work from Home +18 3 £125,000 +19.05%

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 29 (90.63%) Java
2 29 (90.63%) Python
3 26 (81.25%) C++
4 25 (78.13%) Finance
5 24 (75.00%) Front Office
6 23 (71.88%) Equities
7 22 (68.75%) SQL
8 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
8 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (65.63%) Hedge funds
8 21 (65.63%) Greenfield Project
9 20 (62.50%) AngularJS
9 20 (62.50%) React
9 20 (62.50%) Scrum
10 19 (59.38%) Fixed Income
10 19 (59.38%) Analytics
10 19 (59.38%) Node.js
11 18 (56.25%) Portfolio Management
11 18 (56.25%) NoSQL
11 18 (56.25%) R
11 18 (56.25%) Artifactory
11 18 (56.25%) OpenShift
11 18 (56.25%) Public Cloud
11 18 (56.25%) Microservices
11 18 (56.25%) GCP
11 18 (56.25%) Docker
11 18 (56.25%) Kubernetes
11 18 (56.25%) Decision-Making
11 18 (56.25%) Data Analytics

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 18 (56.25%) AWS
1 18 (56.25%) Azure
1 18 (56.25%) GCP
1 18 (56.25%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.13%) KDB
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 25 (78.13%) Finance
2 24 (75.00%) Front Office
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) 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%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Quantitative Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) React Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 20 (62.50%) React
2 19 (59.38%) Node.js
3 18 (56.25%) .NET
3 18 (56.25%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) HTML
4 3 (9.38%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) Angular 2
5 1 (3.13%) NgRx
5 1 (3.13%) Redux
5 1 (3.13%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) Derivative
2 23 (71.88%) Equities
3 21 (65.63%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (65.63%) Hedge funds
4 19 (59.38%) Fixed Income
5 18 (56.25%) Blog
5 18 (56.25%) Public Cloud
6 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (15.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (6.25%) Market Risk
8 1 (3.13%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Scrum
3 19 (59.38%) 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%) Migration
4 18 (56.25%) Open Source
4 18 (56.25%) Portfolio Management
4 18 (56.25%) Wealth Management
5 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (12.50%) Automated Trading
6 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 4 (12.50%) Physics
6 4 (12.50%) Statistics
7 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) Java
1 29 (90.63%) Python
2 26 (81.25%) C++
3 22 (68.75%) SQL
4 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
5 18 (56.25%) R
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) Java 8
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) FIS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
1 1 (3.13%) SunGard