The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Exotic Derivative in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Exotic Derivative over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Exotic Derivatives
Rank 585 621 617
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -4
Permanent jobs citing Exotic Derivative 20 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.036% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 3
Average salary £85,000 £92,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +128.39%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Exotic Derivative
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17998 19404 20211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.60% 45.41% 44.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14883 15377 16736
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Exotic Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Exotic Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in London

Exotic Derivative
Salary Trend in London

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

Exotic Derivative Salary Trend in London

Exotic Derivative
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Exotic Derivative across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Exotic Derivative Salary Histogram in London

Exotic Derivative
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Exotic Derivative within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 1 £75,000 -26.82%
Exotic Derivative
England

Exotic Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Exotic 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 Exotic Derivative.

1 23 (95.83%) Derivative
2 20 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (79.17%) C++
4 18 (75.00%) Finance
5 16 (66.67%) Requirements Management
5 16 (66.67%) UNIX
5 16 (66.67%) OOD
5 16 (66.67%) Data Structures
5 16 (66.67%) Algorithms
6 8 (33.33%) Fixed Income
6 8 (33.33%) C#
7 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
8 6 (25.00%) Front Office
9 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (16.67%) VBA
9 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 4 (16.67%) Analytics
10 3 (12.50%) Market Risk
10 3 (12.50%) RAD
11 2 (8.33%) Python
11 2 (8.33%) PhD
11 2 (8.33%) OO
11 2 (8.33%) .NET
11 2 (8.33%) Java
11 2 (8.33%) Perl
11 2 (8.33%) TIBCO
11 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
11 2 (8.33%) Physics
11 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
11 2 (8.33%) WCF

Exotic Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Exotic 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 Exotic Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Mathematica
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) C++ Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior C++ Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Excel Developer
5 3 (12.50%) RAD Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (95.83%) Derivative
2 20 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (66.67%) Data Structures
3 16 (66.67%) Algorithms
4 8 (33.33%) Fixed Income
5 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (12.50%) Market Risk
7 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
7 2 (8.33%) Physics
7 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.33%) Grid Computing
7 2 (8.33%) Equities
7 2 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) OOD
1 16 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) RAD
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Market Making
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C++
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) VBA
4 2 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 2 (8.33%) R
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) TIBCO
1 2 (8.33%) DevExpress