The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 117 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 22 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.93% 0.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.91% 1.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 0
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
Derivative
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
755 661 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.79% 32.17% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 632 608 365
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Derivative
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the Birmingham region.

Derivative Salary Trend in Birmingham

Derivative
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Derivative across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Derivative Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Derivative also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Derivative.

1 27 (100.00%) Finance
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) Banking
4 16 (59.26%) Investment Banking
5 15 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (48.15%) UNIX
6 13 (48.15%) Fixed Income
6 13 (48.15%) Equities
7 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
7 11 (40.74%) Credit Risk
7 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (33.33%) MS Office
8 9 (33.33%) Quality Management
8 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
9 7 (25.93%) Corporate Banking
9 7 (25.93%) Toad
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) ERwin
10 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 4 (14.81%) Legal
11 4 (14.81%) Front Office
12 3 (11.11%) Back Office
13 2 (7.41%) Economics
13 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (7.41%) Credit Derivative
13 2 (7.41%) MiFID
13 2 (7.41%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
13 2 (7.41%) QA
13 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Derivative also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) KDB
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Toad
1 7 (25.93%) ERwin
General
1 27 (100.00%) Finance
2 18 (66.67%) Banking
3 16 (59.26%) Investment Banking
4 7 (25.93%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (14.81%) Legal
5 4 (14.81%) Front Office
6 3 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Applications Support
2 12 (44.44%) Analyst
3 10 (37.04%) Business Analyst
4 9 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Lead Business Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Support Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Applications Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (48.15%) Fixed Income
2 13 (48.15%) Equities
3 11 (40.74%) Credit Risk
3 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Economics
4 2 (7.41%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (7.41%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
2 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (7.41%) Analytics
2 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
2 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
2 2 (7.41%) Project Management
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ACCA
2 1 (3.70%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) MiFID
1 2 (7.41%) QA
1 2 (7.41%) EMIR
1 2 (7.41%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (7.41%) Nagios
1 2 (7.41%) Netcool
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Bloomberg
2 2 (7.41%) Murex
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle