The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 241 239 268
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% 0.015% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.044% 0.046% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +7.38%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2259 2168 2576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.21% 32.75% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1969 1720 2204
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Derivative
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Derivative Salary Trend in the North West

Derivative
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £42,500 -
Derivative
England

Derivative
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) FIXML
3 1 (25.00%) FpML
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SWIFT

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) FIXML
1 1 (25.00%) FpML
1 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL