The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Commodity Exotics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Commodity Exotics over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Commodity Exotics
Rank 884 - 860
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Commodity Exotics 9 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% - 0.012%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.020% - 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Average salary £75,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44813 44603 43190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.92% 38.87% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35889 34686 34870
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Commodity Exotics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Commodity Exotics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Commodity Exotics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Commodity Exotics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Commodity Exotics within the UK.

Commodity Exotics Salary Trend in the UK

Commodity Exotics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Commodity Exotics over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Commodity Exotics Salary Histogram in the UK

Commodity Exotics
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Commodity Exotics within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
London - 5 £75,000 -
England - 5 £75,000 -
Scotland - 4 - -
Glasgow - 4 - -
City of London - 1 £100,000 -

Commodity Exotics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Commodity Exotics 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 Commodity Exotics.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Derivative
1 9 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) WPF
2 5 (55.56%) Legal
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) MVVM
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
3 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Time Management
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) Front Office
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) NUnit
3 4 (44.44%) Economics
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

Commodity Exotics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Commodity Exotics 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 Commodity Exotics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) NUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Legal
3 4 (44.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior UI Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Systems Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Lead Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) WPF
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Derivative
1 9 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
3 4 (44.44%) Economics
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
1 5 (55.56%) MVVM
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase