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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 263 286 191
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -95
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1239 1143 1589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.12% 0.98% 1.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% 2.53% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 935 1198
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
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 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%

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
45224 45099 43779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.89% 38.84% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36331 35104 35360
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015 within the UK.

Derivative Salary Histogram in the UK

Derivative
Top 25 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 2 September 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 +23 1209 £67,500 +3.84% 147
London +24 1152 £70,000 +3.70% 143
City of London +7 301 £65,000 -10.34% 51
South East +3 40 £52,500 +61.53%
Scotland -23 29 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Surrey +31 27 £52,500 +40.00%
Glasgow -15 24 £52,500 -
Manchester +13 11 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Canary Wharf +6 11 £100,000 +8.10%
North West +5 11 £38,000 -5.00% 3
Hampshire +16 10 £36,000 -1.36%
Docklands, London +10 9 £75,000 -11.76% 1
Birmingham 0 6 £47,500 -1.55% 1
West Midlands -11 6 £47,500 -1.55% 1
Portsmouth +22 4 £36,000 -20.00%
Stirling +7 4 - -
Basingstoke +24 3 £25,000 -10.71%
Berkshire +5 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Reading -1 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Hook - 2 - -
Edinburgh -2 1 - - 5
South West -43 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Oxfordshire - 1 £97,500 -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 1 - -

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1354 (59.70%) Finance
2 884 (38.98%) Front Office
3 798 (35.19%) SQL
4 722 (31.83%) Equities
5 680 (29.98%) Banking
6 664 (29.28%) Java
7 660 (29.10%) Fixed Income
8 642 (28.31%) C#
9 587 (25.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 567 (25.00%) UNIX
11 488 (21.52%) Investment Banking
12 461 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
13 443 (19.53%) Equity Derivative
14 436 (19.22%) C++
15 407 (17.95%) Linux
16 405 (17.86%) Degree
17 342 (15.08%) .NET
18 328 (14.46%) SQL Server
19 323 (14.24%) Oracle
20 319 (14.07%) Python
21 311 (13.71%) SDLC
22 307 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
22 307 (13.54%) Risk Management
23 284 (12.52%) Windows
24 279 (12.30%) Back Office
25 261 (11.51%) Multithreading
26 237 (10.45%) OO
27 231 (10.19%) Analytics
28 225 (9.92%) Hedge funds
28 225 (9.92%) Computer Science

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 44 (1.94%) Apache
2 33 (1.46%) Oracle Coherence
3 21 (0.93%) Tomcat
4 20 (0.88%) WebLogic
4 20 (0.88%) Apache Spark
5 13 (0.57%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.35%) MQSeries
8 7 (0.31%) nginx
8 7 (0.31%) NServiceBus
9 6 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.26%) CMS
9 6 (0.26%) SAS
10 5 (0.22%) Mule
11 4 (0.18%) Confluence
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (0.13%) Lync
12 3 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.13%) JBoss
12 3 (0.13%) GemFire
Applications
1 86 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
3 21 (0.93%) Mathematica
4 14 (0.62%) MS Office
5 11 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.44%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.40%) MS Project
8 5 (0.22%) RoboHelp
8 5 (0.22%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 42 (1.85%) thinkFolio
2 20 (0.88%) SimCorp Dimension
3 16 (0.71%) SAP FI
3 16 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 16 (0.71%) SAP CO
4 15 (0.66%) RMDS
5 13 (0.57%) SAP FSCM
6 10 (0.44%) ION MarketView
6 10 (0.44%) Summit
7 8 (0.35%) Endur
8 7 (0.31%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 6 (0.26%) Algo Collateral
10 5 (0.22%) LatentZero
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
12 3 (0.13%) Murex MxG2000
13 2 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 2 (0.088%) Findur
13 2 (0.088%) Bloomberg TOMS
13 2 (0.088%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.18%) SaaS
3 2 (0.088%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.088%) Force.com
3 2 (0.088%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.044%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (1.46%) TCP/IP
2 25 (1.10%) FTP
3 10 (0.44%) Multicast
4 8 (0.35%) Firewall
4 8 (0.35%) VPN
5 7 (0.31%) Broadband
5 7 (0.31%) LAN
5 7 (0.31%) WAN
6 6 (0.26%) Intranet
6 6 (0.26%) Internet
6 6 (0.26%) MPLS
6 6 (0.26%) OSPF
6 6 (0.26%) BGP
7 5 (0.22%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.088%) IGMP
9 2 (0.088%) DNS
9 2 (0.088%) HTTP
9 2 (0.088%) RIP
9 2 (0.088%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 116 (5.11%) Relational Database
3 54 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 44 (1.94%) Oracle Database
5 30 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (1.15%) DB2
6 26 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
6 26 (1.15%) KDB
7 25 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (0.84%) MySQL
11 17 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (0.71%) Data Mart
12 16 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (0.66%) NoSQL
14 13 (0.57%) Big Data
15 12 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 67 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (2.07%) JUnit
3 38 (1.68%) Cucumber
4 36 (1.59%) FitNesse
4 36 (1.59%) SpecFlow
5 31 (1.37%) Maven
5 31 (1.37%) JIRA
6 30 (1.32%) NUnit
7 29 (1.28%) Subversion
8 25 (1.10%) Git (software)
9 22 (0.97%) Selenium
10 20 (0.88%) Visual Studio
11 18 (0.79%) Jenkins
12 12 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
13 11 (0.49%) Moq
13 11 (0.49%) Eclipse
13 11 (0.49%) Grunt
13 11 (0.49%) JBehave
14 10 (0.44%) Mockito
15 9 (0.40%) Hamcrest
General
1 1354 (59.70%) Finance
2 884 (38.98%) Front Office
3 680 (29.98%) Banking
4 488 (21.52%) Investment Banking
5 279 (12.30%) Back Office
6 158 (6.97%) Financial Institution
7 111 (4.89%) Retail
8 72 (3.17%) Retail Banking
9 46 (2.03%) Legal
10 17 (0.75%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
12 10 (0.44%) Marketing
12 10 (0.44%) Advertising
13 9 (0.40%) French Language
14 7 (0.31%) Games
15 6 (0.26%) Law
16 5 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
17 4 (0.18%) Manufacturing
18 3 (0.13%) Electronics
18 3 (0.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1045 (46.08%) Developer
2 635 (28.00%) Analyst
3 299 (13.18%) Business Analyst
4 291 (12.83%) C# Developer
5 276 (12.17%) Java Developer
6 191 (8.42%) Applications Support
7 172 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 166 (7.32%) Support Analyst
9 145 (6.39%) C++ Developer
10 106 (4.67%) Consultant
11 94 (4.14%) .NET Developer
12 90 (3.97%) Banking Business Analyst
13 80 (3.53%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 79 (3.48%) Applications Support Analyst
15 76 (3.35%) Excel Developer
16 74 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
17 72 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
18 65 (2.87%) VBA Developer
19 64 (2.82%) Project Manager
20 63 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (15.08%) .NET
2 193 (8.51%) WPF
3 162 (7.14%) XML
4 144 (6.35%) HTML
5 143 (6.31%) WCF
6 129 (5.69%) FIX Protocol
7 114 (5.03%) Spring
8 89 (3.92%) Web Services
9 79 (3.48%) HTML5
10 78 (3.44%) ASP.NET
11 59 (2.60%) jQuery
12 53 (2.34%) STL
13 51 (2.25%) JMS
14 46 (2.03%) SOAP
15 45 (1.98%) CSS
16 44 (1.94%) Middleware
17 43 (1.90%) WinForms
18 40 (1.76%) J2EE
19 37 (1.63%) AngularJS
20 35 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 722 (31.83%) Equities
2 660 (29.10%) Fixed Income
3 587 (25.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 443 (19.53%) Equity Derivative
5 307 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
6 225 (9.92%) Hedge funds
6 225 (9.92%) Computer Science
7 162 (7.14%) Mathematics
8 132 (5.82%) Credit Derivative
9 118 (5.20%) Data Structures
10 116 (5.11%) Algorithms
11 114 (5.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 103 (4.54%) Credit Risk
13 96 (4.23%) Market Risk
14 67 (2.95%) Physics
15 66 (2.91%) Spread Betting
16 53 (2.34%) Reference Data
17 43 (1.90%) Client/Server
18 41 (1.81%) User Experience
19 33 (1.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 567 (25.00%) UNIX
2 407 (17.95%) Linux
3 284 (12.52%) Windows
4 63 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (1.90%) Solaris
6 16 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (0.66%) CentOS
8 14 (0.62%) SUSE
9 13 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
9 13 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.49%) AIX
11 8 (0.35%) Debian
11 8 (0.35%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.26%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.26%) HPUX
13 5 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.18%) FreeBSD
14 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.088%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.088%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (13.71%) SDLC
3 307 (13.54%) Risk Management
4 261 (11.51%) Multithreading
5 237 (10.45%) OO
6 231 (10.19%) Analytics
7 200 (8.82%) Business Analysis
8 186 (8.20%) Project Management
9 169 (7.45%) Software Engineering
10 165 (7.28%) User Acceptance Testing
11 159 (7.01%) TDD
12 141 (6.22%) Asset Management
13 125 (5.51%) Low Latency
14 107 (4.72%) OOP
15 103 (4.54%) Investment Management
16 96 (4.23%) Functional Programming
17 95 (4.19%) Electronic Trading
18 94 (4.14%) OOD
19 91 (4.01%) ITIL
20 89 (3.92%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 798 (35.19%) SQL
2 664 (29.28%) Java
3 642 (28.31%) C#
4 436 (19.22%) C++
5 319 (14.07%) Python
6 207 (9.13%) VBA
7 181 (7.98%) Perl
8 147 (6.48%) Scala
9 142 (6.26%) JavaScript
10 94 (4.14%) Shell Script
11 69 (3.04%) C
12 50 (2.20%) F#
13 49 (2.16%) T-SQL
14 48 (2.12%) Bash Shell
15 47 (2.07%) VB
16 45 (1.98%) MATLAB
17 44 (1.94%) PL/SQL
18 43 (1.90%) Haskell
19 35 (1.54%) R
20 26 (1.15%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 405 (17.86%) Degree
2 34 (1.50%) PhD
3 31 (1.37%) PMI Certification
4 22 (0.97%) PMP
5 20 (0.88%) ISEB
6 17 (0.75%) RHCE
6 17 (0.75%) RHCSA
7 15 (0.66%) Security Cleared
8 10 (0.44%) Brainbench
8 10 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (0.44%) HND
9 9 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.40%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.35%) CCA
11 7 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.22%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.22%) MCSE
12 5 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (5.56%) QA
2 84 (3.70%) EMIR
3 77 (3.40%) Dodd-Frank
4 57 (2.51%) MiFID
5 28 (1.23%) CRD IV
6 24 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.40%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.35%) Basel III
9 7 (0.31%) FATCA
10 6 (0.26%) COREP
10 6 (0.26%) FINREP
11 5 (0.22%) SLA
12 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.18%) UCITS
13 3 (0.13%) Basel II
14 2 (0.088%) AIFMD
15 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 1 (0.044%) COBIT
15 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 1 (0.044%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.35%) Platform Symphony
4 6 (0.26%) Squid
4 6 (0.26%) Varnish
5 2 (0.088%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.044%) Docker
6 1 (0.044%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.044%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (1.50%) Puppet
2 27 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
5 13 (0.57%) Data Guard
6 11 (0.49%) Control-M
7 10 (0.44%) Ansible
8 4 (0.18%) Icinga
8 4 (0.18%) Nagios
9 2 (0.088%) SCCM
10 1 (0.044%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.044%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 323 (14.24%) Oracle
2 196 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 182 (8.02%) Sybase
4 89 (3.92%) Murex
5 86 (3.79%) Bloomberg
6 68 (3.00%) Red Hat
7 41 (1.81%) TIBCO
8 38 (1.68%) Reuters
8 38 (1.68%) Charles River
9 36 (1.59%) HP
10 23 (1.01%) SimCorp
11 22 (0.97%) SAP
12 21 (0.93%) ION Trading
13 20 (0.88%) IBM
13 20 (0.88%) Sun
14 19 (0.84%) Calypso
14 19 (0.84%) VMware
15 16 (0.71%) Fidessa
16 15 (0.66%) Informatica
17 14 (0.62%) DataSynapse
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus +Benefits +Package +Incentives
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £550.00 - £595.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £79000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Ajilon
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Eximius Group Limited
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Salary: Benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday