The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 272 283 201
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -82
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1156 1153 1572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 0.99% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% 2.50% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 942 947 1236
Average salary £68,750 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%

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
44233 46035 43813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.39% 39.35% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35155 36206 35302
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Derivative
Salary Trend

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

Derivative Salary Trend in the UK

Derivative
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Derivative over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Derivative Salary Histogram in the UK

Derivative
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England +19 1135 £70,000 - 111
London +18 1076 £70,000 - 108
City of London +3 298 £70,000 -5.08% 46
South East +26 43 £57,500 +91.66% 2
Surrey +43 28 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Scotland -29 20 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Glasgow -25 16 £52,500 -16.00%
Hampshire +7 12 £25,000 -10.71%
Manchester +13 8 £26,000 -35.00%
North West +3 8 £26,000 -35.00%
Basingstoke +21 7 £25,000 -10.71%
Birmingham -6 7 £50,000 +3.62%
West Midlands -9 7 £50,000 +3.62% 1
Docklands, London +8 5 £75,000 -16.66%
Canary Wharf +4 4 - -
Stirling -8 3 - -
Berkshire -3 2 £87,500 +169.23%
South West -45 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Hook - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £50,000 -
Portsmouth - 2 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +2 1 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £97,500 -

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1309 (59.42%) Finance
2 886 (40.22%) Front Office
3 761 (34.54%) SQL
4 672 (30.50%) Equities
5 662 (30.05%) Banking
6 631 (28.64%) Java
7 628 (28.51%) Fixed Income
8 599 (27.19%) C#
9 559 (25.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 520 (23.60%) UNIX
11 477 (21.65%) Investment Banking
12 428 (19.43%) Degree
13 423 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
14 410 (18.61%) Equity Derivative
15 403 (18.29%) C++
16 388 (17.61%) Linux
17 335 (15.21%) .NET
18 322 (14.62%) SQL Server
19 307 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
20 304 (13.80%) Python
21 298 (13.53%) Oracle
22 288 (13.07%) Risk Management
23 277 (12.57%) SDLC
24 272 (12.35%) Windows
25 258 (11.71%) Multithreading
26 245 (11.12%) Back Office
27 224 (10.17%) Computer Science
28 215 (9.76%) VBA
29 214 (9.71%) Analytics
30 211 (9.58%) Hedge funds

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 35 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
2 30 (1.36%) Apache
3 23 (1.04%) Apache Spark
4 15 (0.68%) WebLogic
5 12 (0.54%) SharePoint
6 11 (0.50%) Tomcat
7 10 (0.45%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.41%) MQSeries
9 7 (0.32%) Mule
9 7 (0.32%) NServiceBus
10 6 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.27%) CMS
11 5 (0.23%) Confluence
11 5 (0.23%) SAS
12 4 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.14%) nginx
13 3 (0.14%) JBoss
13 3 (0.14%) Lync
14 2 (0.091%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 99 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.86%) Mathematica
3 18 (0.82%) MS Office
4 14 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.27%) MS Project
8 5 (0.23%) RoboHelp
8 5 (0.23%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 43 (1.95%) thinkFolio
2 21 (0.95%) RMDS
3 18 (0.82%) SAP FI
3 18 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 18 (0.82%) SAP CO
4 17 (0.77%) SimCorp Dimension
5 15 (0.68%) SAP FSCM
6 13 (0.59%) ION MarketView
7 12 (0.54%) Summit
8 10 (0.45%) LatentZero
8 10 (0.45%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 8 (0.36%) Endur
10 5 (0.23%) Markit EDM
10 5 (0.23%) Algo Collateral
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
13 2 (0.091%) Bloomberg TOMS
13 2 (0.091%) Eikon
13 2 (0.091%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.18%) SaaS
3 2 (0.091%) Force.com
3 2 (0.091%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.045%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 27 (1.23%) FTP
3 16 (0.73%) VPN
3 16 (0.73%) Multicast
4 13 (0.59%) Firewall
5 12 (0.54%) OSPF
6 11 (0.50%) BGP
7 10 (0.45%) LAN
8 9 (0.41%) WAN
9 8 (0.36%) Broadband
9 8 (0.36%) Internet
10 7 (0.32%) EIGRP
10 7 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (0.27%) Intranet
12 5 (0.23%) MPLS
12 5 (0.23%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.18%) DNS
14 3 (0.14%) DHCP
15 2 (0.091%) LDAP
15 2 (0.091%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 100 (4.54%) Relational Database
3 52 (2.36%) Oracle Database
4 41 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (1.63%) RDBMS
6 30 (1.36%) KDB
7 23 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (0.95%) Hadoop
9 20 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (0.86%) Big Data
11 18 (0.82%) DB2
11 18 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
12 17 (0.77%) NoSQL
12 17 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (0.64%) Data Mart
14 14 (0.64%) MySQL
15 12 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 49 (2.22%) JUnit
1 49 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (1.68%) Subversion
3 31 (1.41%) NUnit
4 28 (1.27%) Cucumber
5 26 (1.18%) JIRA
6 24 (1.09%) FitNesse
6 24 (1.09%) SpecFlow
7 23 (1.04%) Git (software)
8 22 (1.00%) Maven
9 21 (0.95%) Visual Studio
10 19 (0.86%) Jenkins
11 16 (0.73%) ClearCase
11 16 (0.73%) Selenium
12 13 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
13 12 (0.54%) Moq
14 10 (0.45%) JBehave
15 8 (0.36%) Mockito
15 8 (0.36%) Hamcrest
16 5 (0.23%) HP UFT
General
1 1309 (59.42%) Finance
2 886 (40.22%) Front Office
3 662 (30.05%) Banking
4 477 (21.65%) Investment Banking
5 245 (11.12%) Back Office
6 127 (5.76%) Financial Institution
7 108 (4.90%) Retail
8 75 (3.40%) Retail Banking
9 53 (2.41%) Legal
10 15 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
11 11 (0.50%) Telecoms
12 9 (0.41%) Advertising
13 8 (0.36%) French Language
14 7 (0.32%) Games
15 6 (0.27%) Marketing
16 5 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
16 5 (0.23%) Law
17 4 (0.18%) German Language
18 3 (0.14%) Manufacturing
19 2 (0.091%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1002 (45.48%) Developer
2 620 (28.14%) Analyst
3 296 (13.44%) C# Developer
4 293 (13.30%) Business Analyst
5 273 (12.39%) Java Developer
6 193 (8.76%) Applications Support
7 177 (8.03%) Support Analyst
8 131 (5.95%) C++ Developer
9 129 (5.86%) Senior Developer
10 110 (4.99%) Consultant
11 89 (4.04%) .NET Developer
12 85 (3.86%) Applications Support Analyst
13 78 (3.54%) Banking Business Analyst
14 76 (3.45%) Excel Developer
15 71 (3.22%) C# .NET Developer
16 70 (3.18%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 68 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
18 66 (3.00%) Quantitative Developer
19 63 (2.86%) VBA Developer
20 60 (2.72%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (15.21%) .NET
2 198 (8.99%) WPF
3 160 (7.26%) XML
4 150 (6.81%) WCF
5 136 (6.17%) HTML
6 133 (6.04%) FIX Protocol
7 90 (4.09%) Spring
8 79 (3.59%) Web Services
9 76 (3.45%) ASP.NET
10 72 (3.27%) HTML5
11 52 (2.36%) STL
12 49 (2.22%) JMS
13 46 (2.09%) Middleware
13 46 (2.09%) jQuery
14 45 (2.04%) SOAP
15 43 (1.95%) J2EE
16 39 (1.77%) WinForms
17 38 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
18 37 (1.68%) CSS
19 36 (1.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 672 (30.50%) Equities
2 628 (28.51%) Fixed Income
3 559 (25.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 410 (18.61%) Equity Derivative
5 307 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
6 224 (10.17%) Computer Science
7 211 (9.58%) Hedge funds
8 180 (8.17%) Mathematics
9 131 (5.95%) Credit Derivative
10 108 (4.90%) Credit Risk
11 100 (4.54%) Data Structures
11 100 (4.54%) Algorithms
12 86 (3.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 78 (3.54%) Market Risk
14 73 (3.31%) Physics
15 67 (3.04%) Spread Betting
16 42 (1.91%) Management Information System
17 33 (1.50%) User Experience
18 32 (1.45%) Reference Data
19 31 (1.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 520 (23.60%) UNIX
2 388 (17.61%) Linux
3 272 (12.35%) Windows
4 62 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (1.45%) Solaris
6 22 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (0.86%) CentOS
9 14 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
10 12 (0.54%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.50%) SUSE
11 11 (0.50%) AIX
12 6 (0.27%) HPUX
13 5 (0.23%) Debian
13 5 (0.23%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.14%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.091%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.091%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (13.07%) Risk Management
3 277 (12.57%) SDLC
4 258 (11.71%) Multithreading
5 214 (9.71%) Analytics
6 209 (9.49%) OO
7 206 (9.35%) Business Analysis
8 167 (7.58%) Software Engineering
9 164 (7.44%) TDD
10 162 (7.35%) Project Management
11 149 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 139 (6.31%) Asset Management
13 114 (5.17%) Low Latency
14 105 (4.77%) Investment Management
15 100 (4.54%) Electronic Trading
16 99 (4.49%) Functional Programming
17 90 (4.09%) RAD
18 87 (3.95%) OOP
19 86 (3.90%) Mentoring
20 83 (3.77%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 761 (34.54%) SQL
2 631 (28.64%) Java
3 599 (27.19%) C#
4 403 (18.29%) C++
5 304 (13.80%) Python
6 215 (9.76%) VBA
7 148 (6.72%) Perl
8 135 (6.13%) JavaScript
9 124 (5.63%) Scala
10 83 (3.77%) Shell Script
11 57 (2.59%) C
12 48 (2.18%) T-SQL
13 46 (2.09%) VB
14 45 (2.04%) PL/SQL
14 45 (2.04%) Haskell
14 45 (2.04%) Bash Shell
15 43 (1.95%) F#
16 40 (1.82%) MATLAB
17 29 (1.32%) R
18 27 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 428 (19.43%) Degree
2 42 (1.91%) PMI Certification
3 38 (1.72%) PhD
4 28 (1.27%) PMP
5 19 (0.86%) ISEB
6 18 (0.82%) Security Cleared
7 17 (0.77%) RHCE
7 17 (0.77%) RHCSA
8 15 (0.68%) HND
9 14 (0.64%) DV Cleared
10 10 (0.45%) CCA
10 10 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.41%) MCSE
11 9 (0.41%) Brainbench
11 9 (0.41%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.32%) CCNP
13 7 (0.32%) CCNA
13 7 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (5.17%) QA
2 88 (3.99%) EMIR
3 80 (3.63%) Dodd-Frank
4 42 (1.91%) MiFID
5 30 (1.36%) CRD IV
6 26 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.50%) COREP
7 11 (0.50%) FINREP
8 9 (0.41%) Basel III
9 7 (0.32%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.27%) FATCA
11 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.18%) UCITS
12 3 (0.14%) Basel II
13 2 (0.091%) AIFMD
14 1 (0.045%) PCI DSS
14 1 (0.045%) GAAP
14 1 (0.045%) IAS 39
14 1 (0.045%) IAS 32
14 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.32%) Platform Symphony
5 3 (0.14%) Squid
5 3 (0.14%) Varnish
6 1 (0.045%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.045%) Docker
6 1 (0.045%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 31 (1.41%) Puppet
2 20 (0.91%) Data Guard
3 18 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
6 6 (0.27%) Ansible
7 5 (0.23%) Control-M
8 4 (0.18%) Nagios
8 4 (0.18%) Icinga
8 4 (0.18%) Sysprep
9 2 (0.091%) SCCM
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Flashback
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.045%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.045%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 298 (13.53%) Oracle
2 188 (8.53%) Microsoft
3 164 (7.44%) Sybase
4 89 (4.04%) Murex
5 72 (3.27%) Red Hat
5 72 (3.27%) Bloomberg
6 41 (1.86%) TIBCO
7 40 (1.82%) Reuters
8 36 (1.63%) Charles River
9 30 (1.36%) HP
10 27 (1.23%) ION Trading
11 21 (0.95%) SimCorp
11 21 (0.95%) Calypso
11 21 (0.95%) SAP
12 20 (0.91%) VMware
13 17 (0.77%) Sun
14 16 (0.73%) IBM
14 16 (0.73%) Fidessa
15 15 (0.68%) DevExpress
16 14 (0.64%) Cisco
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80 - £100 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Banking Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
WA Consultants
Salary: circa + Relocation + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + high bonus + very good bens
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London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + high bonus + very good bens
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
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