The first 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 248 207 165
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -42
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1376 1515 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.13% 1.35% 1.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 4.15% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1282 1701
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -1.21%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39866 36498 40253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.68% 32.51% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31614 29651 33980
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -37 1322 £70,000 -6.66% 77
London -30 1266 £70,000 -6.66% 69
City of London -20 454 £70,000 -6.66% 28
Scotland -10 48 £45,000 - 2
Glasgow -8 39 £45,000 -
South West +19 32 £52,500 - 1
Dorset - 28 £52,500 - 1
South East -20 17 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Bournemouth - 17 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf -7 12 £100,000 +5.26%
Docklands, London +1 6 £78,750 -1.56%
Berkshire - 6 £30,000 -
Reading - 6 £30,000 -
Stirling -4 5 - -
Oxford - 5 £35,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £30,000 -
Hampshire -18 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Edinburgh -23 3 £55,500 - 2
Gloucester - 3 £30,000 -
East of England - 3 £60,000 - 2
Belfast +7 2 £42,500 -19.04%
County Antrim +5 2 £42,500 -19.04%
Northern Ireland +4 2 £42,500 -19.04%
North West -1 2 £32,750 -27.22%
Surrey - 2 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 £63,750 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £63,750 - 1
Woking - 2 - - 2
Basingstoke -9 1 £22,500 -43.75%

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1473 (57.09%) Finance
2 1023 (39.65%) Front Office
3 872 (33.80%) Banking
4 847 (32.83%) SQL
5 765 (29.65%) Java
6 737 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 717 (27.79%) Equities
8 656 (25.43%) Fixed Income
9 637 (24.69%) C#
10 619 (23.99%) UNIX
11 599 (23.22%) Degree
12 579 (22.44%) Equity Derivative
13 534 (20.70%) Investment Banking
14 515 (19.96%) Linux
15 448 (17.36%) C++
16 396 (15.35%) OO
17 378 (14.65%) Risk Management
18 371 (14.38%) Oracle
19 366 (14.19%) .NET
20 365 (14.15%) Computer Science
21 360 (13.95%) Multithreading
22 322 (12.48%) Agile Software Development
23 282 (10.93%) Windows
24 281 (10.89%) SQL Server
25 247 (9.57%) Perl
26 246 (9.53%) Business Analysis
27 244 (9.46%) Python
28 241 (9.34%) Hedge funds
29 239 (9.26%) Project Management
30 237 (9.19%) TDD

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 44 (1.71%) Apache
2 41 (1.59%) Tomcat
3 37 (1.43%) Confluence
4 22 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
5 17 (0.66%) TIBCO EMS
6 14 (0.54%) WebSphere
7 12 (0.47%) WebLogic
7 12 (0.47%) SharePoint
7 12 (0.47%) Node.js
8 7 (0.27%) CMS
9 6 (0.23%) MQSeries
9 6 (0.23%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.16%) SAS
12 3 (0.12%) GemFire
12 3 (0.12%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.12%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.078%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 96 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.12%) MS Office
3 13 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.27%) Stata
7 5 (0.19%) Mathematica
8 3 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 46 (1.78%) Summit
2 18 (0.70%) LatentZero
2 18 (0.70%) SunGard GMI
3 16 (0.62%) Kondor+
4 13 (0.50%) Markit EDM
5 11 (0.43%) SiteCatalyst
5 11 (0.43%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.35%) SimCorp Dimension
7 7 (0.27%) RMDS
7 7 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
8 6 (0.23%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 5 (0.19%) Endur
10 4 (0.16%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.16%) Sentinel
10 4 (0.16%) Misys Opics
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.12%) Minerva
11 3 (0.12%) Decalog
11 3 (0.12%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.039%) Office 365
2 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (1.55%) TCP/IP
2 28 (1.09%) HTTP
3 25 (0.97%) FTP
4 17 (0.66%) DNS
4 17 (0.66%) SAN
4 17 (0.66%) Firewall
5 16 (0.62%) NAS
6 10 (0.39%) DHCP
7 8 (0.31%) AMQP
8 7 (0.27%) BGP
9 6 (0.23%) WAN
10 5 (0.19%) Internet
10 5 (0.19%) Extranet
11 4 (0.16%) LAN
12 2 (0.078%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.078%) VPN
12 2 (0.078%) Intranet
12 2 (0.078%) RTP
12 2 (0.078%) Wireless
12 2 (0.078%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 145 (5.62%) Relational Database
3 78 (3.02%) RDBMS
4 70 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
5 59 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 49 (1.90%) KDB
7 38 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 35 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 33 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (1.12%) DB2
10 29 (1.12%) Data Mining
11 25 (0.97%) Big Data
12 24 (0.93%) MySQL
13 21 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
14 19 (0.74%) MongoDB
15 18 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (0.70%) Data Mart
16 17 (0.66%) Hadoop
16 17 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 80 (3.10%) Subversion
2 63 (2.44%) JIRA
3 59 (2.29%) Maven
4 43 (1.67%) JUnit
5 40 (1.55%) NUnit
6 34 (1.32%) Selenium
7 31 (1.20%) Git (software)
8 25 (0.97%) Visual Studio
9 19 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
10 18 (0.70%) JsTestDriver
11 17 (0.66%) Hudson
11 17 (0.66%) ClearCase
12 16 (0.62%) Eclipse
12 16 (0.62%) TeamCity
12 16 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (0.58%) Ant
13 15 (0.58%) jMock
14 9 (0.35%) Toad
15 8 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
15 8 (0.31%) FitNesse
General
1 1473 (57.09%) Finance
2 1023 (39.65%) Front Office
3 872 (33.80%) Banking
4 534 (20.70%) Investment Banking
5 234 (9.07%) Back Office
6 126 (4.88%) Financial Institution
7 110 (4.26%) Retail
8 92 (3.57%) Retail Banking
9 77 (2.98%) Legal
10 49 (1.90%) Corporate Banking
11 39 (1.51%) General Ledger
11 39 (1.51%) Marketing
12 20 (0.78%) Telecoms
13 19 (0.74%) French Language
14 16 (0.62%) Games
14 16 (0.62%) Law
15 12 (0.47%) Advertising
16 8 (0.31%) International Banking
17 7 (0.27%) Billing
17 7 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1185 (45.93%) Developer
2 693 (26.86%) Analyst
3 344 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 326 (12.64%) C# Developer
5 308 (11.94%) Java Developer
6 212 (8.22%) Support Analyst
7 211 (8.18%) C++ Developer
8 210 (8.14%) Applications Support
9 183 (7.09%) Senior Developer
10 135 (5.23%) Applications Support Analyst
11 106 (4.11%) Programmer
12 86 (3.33%) Project Manager
13 80 (3.10%) Consultant
14 78 (3.02%) Front Office Developer
15 74 (2.87%) C# .NET Developer
16 72 (2.79%) WPF Developer
16 72 (2.79%) Team Leader
17 68 (2.64%) Senior Analyst
18 64 (2.48%) Senior C# Developer
19 63 (2.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (14.19%) .NET
2 227 (8.80%) WPF
3 182 (7.05%) XML
4 141 (5.47%) Spring
5 137 (5.31%) STL
6 100 (3.88%) HTML
7 95 (3.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 84 (3.26%) Middleware
9 83 (3.22%) WCF
10 72 (2.79%) J2EE
11 66 (2.56%) CSS
12 57 (2.21%) ASP.NET
13 56 (2.17%) HTML5
14 54 (2.09%) WinForms
15 48 (1.86%) Web Services
16 42 (1.63%) JMS
16 42 (1.63%) CSS3
17 40 (1.55%) jQuery
18 36 (1.40%) J2SE
19 35 (1.36%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 737 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 717 (27.79%) Equities
3 656 (25.43%) Fixed Income
4 579 (22.44%) Equity Derivative
5 365 (14.15%) Computer Science
6 241 (9.34%) Hedge funds
7 234 (9.07%) Credit Derivative
8 204 (7.91%) Mathematics
9 143 (5.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 122 (4.73%) Market Risk
11 97 (3.76%) Credit Risk
12 58 (2.25%) Reference Data
13 46 (1.78%) Management Information System
14 45 (1.74%) SWIFT
15 41 (1.59%) Physics
15 41 (1.59%) Spread Betting
16 40 (1.55%) Open Source
17 34 (1.32%) Grid Computing
18 33 (1.28%) N-Tier
19 30 (1.16%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 619 (23.99%) UNIX
2 515 (19.96%) Linux
3 282 (10.93%) Windows
4 109 (4.22%) Solaris
5 24 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (0.74%) Windows 7
8 17 (0.66%) AIX
9 15 (0.58%) HPUX
10 14 (0.54%) CentOS
11 6 (0.23%) Android
11 6 (0.23%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.19%) NetWare
12 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.19%) Debian
13 4 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.16%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.078%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (15.35%) OO
2 378 (14.65%) Risk Management
3 360 (13.95%) Multithreading
4 322 (12.48%) Agile Software Development
5 246 (9.53%) Business Analysis
6 239 (9.26%) Project Management
7 237 (9.19%) TDD
8 234 (9.07%) Analytics
9 231 (8.95%) Low Latency
10 200 (7.75%) Electronic Trading
11 190 (7.36%) User Acceptance Testing
12 183 (7.09%) Asset Management
13 163 (6.32%) Software Engineering
14 152 (5.89%) Scrum
15 144 (5.58%) Investment Management
16 112 (4.34%) Data Modelling
17 103 (3.99%) Algorithmic Trading
18 89 (3.45%) Unit Testing
19 88 (3.41%) OOD
20 84 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 847 (32.83%) SQL
2 765 (29.65%) Java
3 637 (24.69%) C#
4 448 (17.36%) C++
5 247 (9.57%) Perl
6 244 (9.46%) Python
7 127 (4.92%) VBA
8 123 (4.77%) JavaScript
9 108 (4.19%) C
10 79 (3.06%) Shell Script
11 64 (2.48%) Scala
12 63 (2.44%) Bash Shell
13 46 (1.78%) Ruby
14 41 (1.59%) T-SQL
15 36 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 33 (1.28%) MATLAB
17 32 (1.24%) PHP
18 30 (1.16%) VB
19 25 (0.97%) VC++
20 23 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 599 (23.22%) Degree
2 45 (1.74%) PhD
3 39 (1.51%) ISEB
4 35 (1.36%) PMI Certification
5 28 (1.09%) PMP
6 22 (0.85%) ISTQB
7 19 (0.74%) SC Cleared
7 19 (0.74%) Security Cleared
8 11 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.31%) CFA
10 7 (0.27%) Sun Certification
11 6 (0.23%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.19%) MBA
13 4 (0.16%) RHCE
13 4 (0.16%) MCSE
13 4 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.078%) IIBA
15 2 (0.078%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (6.05%) QA
2 75 (2.91%) Dodd-Frank
3 60 (2.33%) EMIR
4 29 (1.12%) Basel III
5 22 (0.85%) FATCA
5 22 (0.85%) CRD IV
5 22 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.62%) Solvency II
7 14 (0.54%) Basel II
8 8 (0.31%) SLA
8 8 (0.31%) COREP
8 8 (0.31%) FINREP
9 6 (0.23%) MiFID
10 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.078%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.039%) COBIT
System Software
1 46 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.039%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.039%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.039%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (0.78%) Puppet
2 16 (0.62%) Backup Exec
3 15 (0.58%) NetBackup
4 14 (0.54%) Control-M
5 10 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
6 9 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.27%) YUM
8 6 (0.23%) SCCM
8 6 (0.23%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Satellite
9 5 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.12%) MOM
12 2 (0.078%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.039%) Netcool
13 1 (0.039%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 371 (14.38%) Oracle
2 204 (7.91%) Sybase
3 136 (5.27%) Microsoft
4 114 (4.42%) Murex
5 99 (3.84%) Calypso
6 61 (2.36%) Bloomberg
7 56 (2.17%) Charles River
7 56 (2.17%) thinkFolio
8 52 (2.02%) Fidessa
9 49 (1.90%) TIBCO
10 47 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 41 (1.59%) SunGard
12 38 (1.47%) Business Objects
12 38 (1.47%) Reuters
13 31 (1.20%) VMware
14 24 (0.93%) ION Trading
15 20 (0.78%) DevExpress
16 19 (0.74%) Talend
17 18 (0.70%) GigaSpaces
18 17 (0.66%) Wall Street Systems
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Aston Carter
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City, London
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
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London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Great Package
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London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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London
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Woking, Surrey
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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Dorset
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