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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 273 178 155
Rank change year-on-year
-95 -23
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1141 1577 2051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 1.48% 1.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.17% 4.47% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1188 1818
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
35987 35251 38884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 33.14% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 28491 32814
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Derivative Salary Histogram in the UK

Derivative
Top 30 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 29 August 2014. 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 -93 1078 £65,000 -10.34% 125
London -56 1001 £67,500 -6.89% 119
City of London -41 339 £72,500 - 79
Scotland -18 55 £50,000 +7.52% 7
Glasgow -6 48 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Dorset +22 29 £52,500 +10.52%
South West +7 29 £52,500 +10.52%
Bournemouth +15 26 - -
South East -18 22 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Hampshire -12 13 £28,000 +24.44% 1
Birmingham -1 12 £48,250 +7.22% 1
West Midlands -15 12 £48,250 +7.22% 1
East of England - 7 £47,500 -
Basingstoke +2 6 £28,000 +36.58% 1
Reading - 6 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 6 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £50,000 -
Portsmouth - 5 £45,000 -
Stirling -20 4 - -
Canary Wharf -2 2 £92,500 +2.77%
Docklands, London -7 2 £85,000 +25.92% 1
North Yorkshire -12 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Surrey -12 2 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Edinburgh -13 2 £32,500 -38.09% 5
East Midlands -18 2 £39,000 +30.00% 2
Yorkshire -46 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Northamptonshire - 2 £39,000 - 1
North West - 2 £40,000 - 1
West Drayton - 2 £42,500 -

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1315 (55.70%) Finance
2 860 (36.43%) Front Office
3 834 (35.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 772 (32.70%) Banking
5 766 (32.44%) SQL
6 750 (31.77%) Java
7 669 (28.34%) C#
8 593 (25.12%) Equities
9 590 (24.99%) Fixed Income
10 560 (23.72%) Investment Banking
11 478 (20.25%) UNIX
12 471 (19.95%) Degree
13 447 (18.93%) OO
14 442 (18.72%) Multithreading
15 398 (16.86%) C++
16 393 (16.65%) .NET
17 387 (16.39%) Equity Derivative
18 354 (14.99%) Agile Software Development
19 320 (13.55%) Back Office
20 315 (13.34%) Linux
21 262 (11.10%) SQL Server
21 262 (11.10%) Risk Management
22 245 (10.38%) Oracle
23 239 (10.12%) TDD
24 234 (9.91%) XML
24 234 (9.91%) Computer Science
25 230 (9.74%) Business Analysis
26 228 (9.66%) Windows
27 226 (9.57%) Project Management
28 214 (9.06%) Python

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 39 (1.65%) Oracle Coherence
2 37 (1.57%) Confluence
3 32 (1.36%) Apache
4 30 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 17 (0.72%) WebLogic
6 15 (0.64%) MQSeries
6 15 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 14 (0.59%) TIBCO EMS
8 13 (0.55%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.42%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.38%) GemFire
11 8 (0.34%) Node.js
11 8 (0.34%) SharePoint
12 7 (0.30%) IIS
13 6 (0.25%) CMS
14 5 (0.21%) AquaLogic
14 5 (0.21%) AquaLogic Service Bus
14 5 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
15 4 (0.17%) Mule
16 3 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 115 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.65%) MS Office
3 8 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.25%) MS Project
6 3 (0.13%) Stata
6 3 (0.13%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.085%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (1.27%) Summit
2 20 (0.85%) Markit EDM
3 19 (0.80%) Kondor+
4 16 (0.68%) Sentinel
5 14 (0.59%) SimCorp Dimension
6 13 (0.55%) LatentZero
7 7 (0.30%) SunGard GMI
8 6 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.25%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 4 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
9 4 (0.17%) LongView
9 4 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.17%) Front Arena
10 3 (0.13%) Endur
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.13%) SiteCatalyst
10 3 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
11 2 (0.085%) Tesseract
11 2 (0.085%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.042%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.042%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.042%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.06%) HTTP
2 22 (0.93%) Firewall
3 21 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 21 (0.89%) SAN
4 13 (0.55%) WAN
5 12 (0.51%) FTP
6 10 (0.42%) Multicast
7 9 (0.38%) NAS
7 9 (0.38%) Internet
8 8 (0.34%) VPN
8 8 (0.34%) BGP
9 7 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (0.30%) MPLS
9 7 (0.30%) OSPF
9 7 (0.30%) LAN
10 6 (0.25%) VoIP
10 6 (0.25%) IPv6
10 6 (0.25%) Extranet
10 6 (0.25%) WAAS
11 5 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (11.10%) SQL Server
2 187 (7.92%) Relational Database
3 142 (6.01%) RDBMS
4 49 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (1.44%) Oracle Database
7 32 (1.36%) MongoDB
7 32 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (1.27%) DB2
9 29 (1.23%) Data Mining
10 24 (1.02%) Hadoop
11 22 (0.93%) MySQL
11 22 (0.93%) Big Data
12 20 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 20 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 19 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (0.76%) HBase
15 16 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (0.68%) KDB
Development Applications
1 86 (3.64%) JIRA
2 79 (3.35%) Subversion
3 69 (2.92%) Maven
4 66 (2.80%) JUnit
5 43 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 40 (1.69%) Visual Studio
7 30 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (0.93%) Eclipse
9 20 (0.85%) Selenium
9 20 (0.85%) FitNesse
10 19 (0.80%) ClearCase
10 19 (0.80%) Jenkins
11 16 (0.68%) Ant
12 15 (0.64%) ERwin
12 15 (0.64%) JBehave
13 14 (0.59%) jMock
13 14 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
13 14 (0.59%) Hudson
14 12 (0.51%) Toad
14 12 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 1315 (55.70%) Finance
2 860 (36.43%) Front Office
3 772 (32.70%) Banking
4 560 (23.72%) Investment Banking
5 320 (13.55%) Back Office
6 118 (5.00%) Financial Institution
7 46 (1.95%) Retail
8 43 (1.82%) Legal
9 29 (1.23%) Retail Banking
10 26 (1.10%) Marketing
11 18 (0.76%) International Banking
12 17 (0.72%) Telecoms
13 11 (0.47%) Games
14 9 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
15 8 (0.34%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.30%) Advertising
16 7 (0.30%) French Language
17 2 (0.085%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.085%) Billing
18 1 (0.042%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1208 (51.16%) Developer
2 638 (27.02%) Analyst
3 363 (15.37%) Java Developer
4 337 (14.27%) Business Analyst
5 329 (13.93%) C# Developer
6 157 (6.65%) Applications Support
7 156 (6.61%) C++ Developer
8 139 (5.89%) Support Analyst
9 119 (5.04%) Senior Developer
10 96 (4.07%) Project Manager
11 92 (3.90%) Lead Developer
12 83 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
13 79 (3.35%) Programmer
14 77 (3.26%) Junior
14 77 (3.26%) Applications Support Analyst
15 68 (2.88%) Test Analyst
16 65 (2.75%) WPF Developer
17 60 (2.54%) .NET Developer
18 59 (2.50%) Software Developer
19 58 (2.46%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (16.65%) .NET
2 234 (9.91%) XML
3 206 (8.73%) WPF
4 169 (7.16%) Spring
5 104 (4.40%) HTML
6 102 (4.32%) XML Messaging
7 101 (4.28%) WCF
8 87 (3.68%) J2EE
9 60 (2.54%) HTML5
10 57 (2.41%) STL
11 56 (2.37%) .NET Framework
12 48 (2.03%) CSS
13 47 (1.99%) JMS
14 46 (1.95%) ASP.NET
15 41 (1.74%) Hibernate
16 38 (1.61%) Middleware
17 37 (1.57%) Java EE
17 37 (1.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 35 (1.48%) RESTful
18 35 (1.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 834 (35.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 593 (25.12%) Equities
3 590 (24.99%) Fixed Income
4 387 (16.39%) Equity Derivative
5 234 (9.91%) Computer Science
6 194 (8.22%) Hedge funds
7 152 (6.44%) Mathematics
8 149 (6.31%) Credit Derivative
9 141 (5.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 134 (5.68%) Credit Risk
11 125 (5.29%) Market Risk
12 76 (3.22%) Reference Data
13 54 (2.29%) Physics
13 54 (2.29%) N-Tier
14 46 (1.95%) Spread Betting
15 30 (1.27%) Contract for Difference
16 29 (1.23%) Client/Server
16 29 (1.23%) Open Source
17 25 (1.06%) Grid Computing
18 24 (1.02%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 478 (20.25%) UNIX
2 315 (13.34%) Linux
3 228 (9.66%) Windows
4 55 (2.33%) Solaris
5 23 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 19 (0.80%) NetWare
8 15 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.59%) HPUX
10 11 (0.47%) AIX
10 11 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.42%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.34%) CentOS
13 6 (0.25%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.17%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.17%) Android
16 1 (0.042%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.042%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (18.93%) OO
2 442 (18.72%) Multithreading
3 354 (14.99%) Agile Software Development
4 262 (11.10%) Risk Management
5 239 (10.12%) TDD
6 230 (9.74%) Business Analysis
7 226 (9.57%) Project Management
8 214 (9.06%) Scrum
9 182 (7.71%) Analytics
10 171 (7.24%) Software Engineering
11 161 (6.82%) Asset Management
12 155 (6.57%) Low Latency
13 153 (6.48%) Data Modelling
14 149 (6.31%) OOP
15 132 (5.59%) Investment Management
16 130 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
17 129 (5.46%) Electronic Trading
18 101 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
19 98 (4.15%) OOD
20 89 (3.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 766 (32.44%) SQL
2 750 (31.77%) Java
3 669 (28.34%) C#
4 398 (16.86%) C++
5 214 (9.06%) Python
6 201 (8.51%) VBA
7 148 (6.27%) Perl
8 132 (5.59%) JavaScript
9 76 (3.22%) C
10 61 (2.58%) Bash Shell
11 56 (2.37%) Shell Script
12 47 (1.99%) Scala
13 40 (1.69%) T-SQL
14 36 (1.52%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.06%) VB
16 20 (0.85%) PHP
16 20 (0.85%) XAML
17 17 (0.72%) PowerShell
18 15 (0.64%) Korn
19 14 (0.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 471 (19.95%) Degree
2 45 (1.91%) ISEB
3 29 (1.23%) PhD
4 27 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 24 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (0.76%) PMI Certification
7 13 (0.55%) PMP
8 12 (0.51%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.51%) Security Cleared
9 11 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.34%) MCSE
12 6 (0.25%) MBA
13 5 (0.21%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.21%) MCSA
13 5 (0.21%) RHCE
14 4 (0.17%) CCNA
14 4 (0.17%) CFA
15 3 (0.13%) CISSP
16 2 (0.085%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (6.48%) QA
2 62 (2.63%) EMIR
2 62 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
3 23 (0.97%) Basel III
4 18 (0.76%) Solvency II
4 18 (0.76%) Basel II
5 15 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.59%) CRD IV
7 13 (0.55%) ISO 9001
7 13 (0.55%) FATCA
8 11 (0.47%) SLA
9 6 (0.25%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.21%) UCITS
11 3 (0.13%) AIFMD
11 3 (0.13%) MiFID
11 3 (0.13%) IAS 39
12 2 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.085%) COREP
13 1 (0.042%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.13%) vSphere
4 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.085%) Varnish
6 1 (0.042%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.042%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.042%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.55%) Puppet
2 13 (0.55%) Control-M
3 8 (0.34%) Backup Exec
4 7 (0.30%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.25%) SCCM
6 4 (0.17%) MOM
7 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.13%) Nagios
7 3 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.085%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.042%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.042%) WSUS
9 1 (0.042%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.042%) Netcool
Vendors
1 245 (10.38%) Oracle
2 197 (8.34%) Microsoft
3 157 (6.65%) Sybase
4 122 (5.17%) Murex
5 75 (3.18%) Calypso
6 70 (2.96%) Bloomberg
7 57 (2.41%) thinkFolio
8 48 (2.03%) SunGard
9 47 (1.99%) Fidessa
10 46 (1.95%) Charles River
11 42 (1.78%) TIBCO
12 31 (1.31%) DevExpress
13 30 (1.27%) VMware
14 27 (1.14%) Red Hat
15 25 (1.06%) SimCorp
16 22 (0.93%) HP
17 21 (0.89%) StatPro
17 21 (0.89%) DataSynapse
18 18 (0.76%) Algorithmics
18 18 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: Unspecified plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £100000.00 - £115000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80 - £95 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago