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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 233 254 250
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.093% 0.014% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.041% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +10.42%
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
2286 2425 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.27% 34.16% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1810 1884 1987
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Derivative across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Derivative Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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
Manchester - 6 £37,750 -
Derivative
England

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) XSD
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) AWK
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) FIXML
5 1 (14.29%) FpML
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
1 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX Support
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSD
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 3 (42.86%) LAMP
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (14.29%) FIXML
3 1 (14.29%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) HPUX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) AWK
3 1 (14.29%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) MiFID
1 1 (14.29%) EMIR
1 1 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Murex
4 1 (14.29%) HP