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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 307 231 189
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -42
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1015 1330 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 1.23% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 3.12% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 860 1014 1621
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%

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
42867 42614 45484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.60% 39.39% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33821 34651 37944
Average salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -76 981 £65,000 -7.14% 164
London -41 902 £67,500 -3.57% 155
City of London -54 257 £70,000 - 80
Scotland +4 28 £55,000 - 4
Glasgow +8 25 £55,000 - 3
Birmingham +3 23 £46,250 +8.82%
West Midlands -7 23 £46,250 +8.82% 1
South East -30 21 £30,000 -25.00% 4
South West -2 18 £25,000 -9.09% 3
Hampshire -15 18 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Dorset - 14 - - 2
Bournemouth - 14 - - 2
East of England -15 9 £45,000 -18.18%
Cambridge - 9 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 9 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +10 8 £25,000 +11.11%
Portsmouth - 8 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -40 5 £45,000 +20.00%
North Yorkshire -11 3 £45,000 +50.00%
North West -14 3 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Manchester -14 3 £40,000 +42.85%
Bristol - 3 £25,000 - 1
Catterick Garrison - 3 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf +12 2 £92,500 +5.71%
Docklands, London -10 2 £85,000 +25.92% 3
Edinburgh -16 2 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £39,000 -
North East - 2 £50,000 -

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1226 (56.63%) Finance
2 783 (36.17%) Front Office
3 748 (34.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 747 (34.50%) Banking
5 739 (34.13%) SQL
6 669 (30.90%) Java
7 604 (27.90%) C#
8 543 (25.08%) Investment Banking
9 542 (25.03%) Equities
10 539 (24.90%) Fixed Income
11 504 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
12 475 (21.94%) UNIX
13 437 (20.18%) Degree
14 398 (18.38%) OO
15 375 (17.32%) C++
16 361 (16.67%) Multithreading
17 340 (15.70%) .NET
18 316 (14.60%) Equity Derivative
19 307 (14.18%) Back Office
20 290 (13.39%) Linux
21 258 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
22 230 (10.62%) SQL Server
23 229 (10.58%) Oracle
24 226 (10.44%) Windows
25 217 (10.02%) Project Management
25 217 (10.02%) Risk Management
26 209 (9.65%) Computer Science
27 207 (9.56%) TDD
28 205 (9.47%) VBA
29 197 (9.10%) XML

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 37 (1.71%) Oracle Coherence
2 29 (1.34%) WebLogic
3 26 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 23 (1.06%) Confluence
5 18 (0.83%) GemFire
6 17 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 16 (0.74%) MQSeries
7 16 (0.74%) Apache
8 11 (0.51%) JBoss
8 11 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (0.46%) TIBCO EMS
9 10 (0.46%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.37%) IIS
10 8 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (0.32%) Node.js
12 6 (0.28%) CMS
12 6 (0.28%) Mule
12 6 (0.28%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.23%) AquaLogic
13 5 (0.23%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 100 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.39%) MS Office
3 8 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.23%) MS Project
4 5 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.046%) Stata
6 1 (0.046%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 23 (1.06%) Summit
2 19 (0.88%) Sentinel
2 19 (0.88%) Markit EDM
3 13 (0.60%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 12 (0.55%) Kondor+
5 11 (0.51%) SimCorp Dimension
6 9 (0.42%) LatentZero
7 4 (0.18%) Endur
7 4 (0.18%) RMDS
7 4 (0.18%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.14%) LongView
9 2 (0.092%) Tesseract
9 2 (0.092%) Minerva
9 2 (0.092%) MultiFonds
9 2 (0.092%) Front Arena
9 2 (0.092%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.092%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.18%) SaaS
1 4 (0.18%) Office 365
2 1 (0.046%) GitHub
2 1 (0.046%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.11%) Firewall
2 22 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 20 (0.92%) SAN
4 15 (0.69%) WAN
5 13 (0.60%) HTTP
5 13 (0.60%) Internet
6 10 (0.46%) FTP
6 10 (0.46%) VPN
6 10 (0.46%) Multicast
7 9 (0.42%) BGP
8 8 (0.37%) MPLS
8 8 (0.37%) OSPF
8 8 (0.37%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (0.37%) LAN
9 7 (0.32%) IPv6
9 7 (0.32%) NAS
9 7 (0.32%) WAAS
10 6 (0.28%) VoIP
11 4 (0.18%) Wireless
12 3 (0.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 158 (7.30%) Relational Database
3 118 (5.45%) RDBMS
4 48 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (1.62%) MongoDB
6 29 (1.34%) Oracle Database
7 28 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (1.20%) Big Data
9 25 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (1.11%) Hadoop
11 23 (1.06%) HBase
12 22 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 22 (1.02%) MySQL
13 21 (0.97%) Data Mining
13 21 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
14 20 (0.92%) DB2
15 18 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
16 16 (0.74%) NoSQL
17 14 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 75 (3.46%) Subversion
2 63 (2.91%) Maven
2 63 (2.91%) JIRA
3 42 (1.94%) Visual Studio
4 40 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 39 (1.80%) JUnit
6 31 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (1.29%) Eclipse
8 21 (0.97%) FitNesse
9 20 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
10 19 (0.88%) ClearCase
10 19 (0.88%) Jenkins
11 17 (0.79%) Selenium
12 14 (0.65%) Ant
13 13 (0.60%) ERwin
14 11 (0.51%) TeamCity
15 10 (0.46%) Mercurial
15 10 (0.46%) SpecFlow
16 9 (0.42%) Hudson
16 9 (0.42%) Toad
General
1 1226 (56.63%) Finance
2 783 (36.17%) Front Office
3 747 (34.50%) Banking
4 543 (25.08%) Investment Banking
5 307 (14.18%) Back Office
6 129 (5.96%) Financial Institution
7 37 (1.71%) Legal
8 35 (1.62%) Retail
9 27 (1.25%) Marketing
10 22 (1.02%) Retail Banking
11 19 (0.88%) Telecoms
12 17 (0.79%) Games
13 16 (0.74%) International Banking
14 9 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
15 7 (0.32%) French Language
16 5 (0.23%) Advertising
16 5 (0.23%) Law
17 3 (0.14%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.14%) Online Betting
18 2 (0.092%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1084 (50.07%) Developer
2 574 (26.51%) Analyst
3 331 (15.29%) Java Developer
4 288 (13.30%) C# Developer
5 279 (12.89%) Business Analyst
6 164 (7.58%) Applications Support
7 152 (7.02%) Support Analyst
8 149 (6.88%) C++ Developer
9 121 (5.59%) Senior Developer
10 113 (5.22%) Project Manager
11 80 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
12 78 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
13 70 (3.23%) Junior
13 70 (3.23%) Programmer
13 70 (3.23%) Lead Developer
14 55 (2.54%) Consultant
15 53 (2.45%) Test Analyst
16 52 (2.40%) Software Developer
17 51 (2.36%) Quantitative Developer
18 50 (2.31%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (15.70%) .NET
2 197 (9.10%) XML
3 174 (8.04%) WPF
4 129 (5.96%) Spring
5 101 (4.67%) WCF
6 97 (4.48%) HTML
7 82 (3.79%) J2EE
8 81 (3.74%) XML Messaging
9 56 (2.59%) .NET Framework
10 54 (2.49%) STL
11 53 (2.45%) ASP.NET
12 52 (2.40%) HTML5
13 44 (2.03%) JMS
14 42 (1.94%) WinForms
14 42 (1.94%) Java EE
15 40 (1.85%) Web Services
16 39 (1.80%) Hibernate
17 38 (1.76%) CSS
17 38 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 38 (1.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 748 (34.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 542 (25.03%) Equities
3 539 (24.90%) Fixed Income
4 316 (14.60%) Equity Derivative
5 258 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
6 209 (9.65%) Computer Science
7 196 (9.05%) Hedge funds
8 124 (5.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 124 (5.73%) Mathematics
9 121 (5.59%) Credit Risk
10 110 (5.08%) Credit Derivative
11 102 (4.71%) Market Risk
12 76 (3.51%) Physics
13 67 (3.09%) Reference Data
14 55 (2.54%) Spread Betting
15 38 (1.76%) N-Tier
16 37 (1.71%) Algorithms
17 34 (1.57%) Open Source
18 30 (1.39%) Contract for Difference
19 24 (1.11%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 475 (21.94%) UNIX
2 290 (13.39%) Linux
3 226 (10.44%) Windows
4 48 (2.22%) Solaris
5 29 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 19 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (0.83%) NetWare
9 14 (0.65%) CentOS
9 14 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.55%) HPUX
11 11 (0.51%) Windows XP
11 11 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.37%) AIX
14 5 (0.23%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.14%) Android
15 3 (0.14%) Fedora
16 2 (0.092%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.092%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (18.38%) OO
3 361 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 217 (10.02%) Project Management
4 217 (10.02%) Risk Management
5 207 (9.56%) TDD
6 190 (8.78%) Business Analysis
7 176 (8.13%) Analytics
8 168 (7.76%) Software Engineering
9 162 (7.48%) Scrum
10 136 (6.28%) Asset Management
11 126 (5.82%) Low Latency
12 120 (5.54%) OOP
13 112 (5.17%) Data Modelling
14 107 (4.94%) Investment Management
15 101 (4.67%) Electronic Trading
16 100 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
16 100 (4.62%) Mentoring
17 94 (4.34%) OOD
18 81 (3.74%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 739 (34.13%) SQL
2 669 (30.90%) Java
3 604 (27.90%) C#
4 375 (17.32%) C++
5 205 (9.47%) VBA
6 190 (8.78%) Python
7 127 (5.87%) Perl
8 112 (5.17%) JavaScript
9 74 (3.42%) C
10 59 (2.73%) Shell Script
11 53 (2.45%) Bash Shell
12 32 (1.48%) T-SQL
13 29 (1.34%) PHP
14 26 (1.20%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.15%) Scala
16 21 (0.97%) VB
17 16 (0.74%) PowerShell
18 12 (0.55%) MATLAB
18 12 (0.55%) XAML
19 10 (0.46%) Lua
Qualifications
1 437 (20.18%) Degree
2 28 (1.29%) ISEB
3 20 (0.92%) PhD
4 18 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 17 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 13 (0.60%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.51%) PMP
8 10 (0.46%) RHCE
9 8 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.37%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.32%) MCSE
11 4 (0.18%) MCSA
11 4 (0.18%) CCNA
11 4 (0.18%) MBA
12 3 (0.14%) CFA
12 3 (0.14%) CISSP
13 2 (0.092%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (5.40%) QA
2 51 (2.36%) EMIR
3 50 (2.31%) Dodd-Frank
4 22 (1.02%) Basel III
5 18 (0.83%) Basel II
5 18 (0.83%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.60%) Solvency II
8 11 (0.51%) CRD IV
9 9 (0.42%) SLA
10 8 (0.37%) FATCA
11 7 (0.32%) MiFID
12 6 (0.28%) Data Quality
13 5 (0.23%) UCITS
14 3 (0.14%) IAS 39
15 2 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 2 (0.092%) COREP
15 2 (0.092%) AIFMD
16 1 (0.046%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.14%) vSphere
4 3 (0.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.092%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.092%) Varnish
6 1 (0.046%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.046%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.55%) Puppet
3 9 (0.42%) Control-M
4 6 (0.28%) SCCM
4 6 (0.28%) NetBackup
4 6 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.23%) Nagios
6 3 (0.14%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.092%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.092%) MOM
7 2 (0.092%) Netcool
7 2 (0.092%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.046%) Ansible
8 1 (0.046%) Icinga
8 1 (0.046%) WSUS
8 1 (0.046%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.046%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.046%) OpenView
8 1 (0.046%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 229 (10.58%) Oracle
2 183 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 142 (6.56%) Sybase
4 109 (5.03%) Murex
5 73 (3.37%) Bloomberg
6 67 (3.09%) Calypso
7 48 (2.22%) thinkFolio
8 46 (2.12%) TIBCO
9 45 (2.08%) Fidessa
10 41 (1.89%) SunGard
11 36 (1.66%) Charles River
12 31 (1.43%) VMware
12 31 (1.43%) Red Hat
13 27 (1.25%) DataSynapse
14 26 (1.20%) DevExpress
14 26 (1.20%) StatPro
15 24 (1.11%) SimCorp
16 23 (1.06%) HP
17 19 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
17 19 (0.88%) Reuters
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + high bonus + good package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable, dependent upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Negotiable, dependent upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonua
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits, training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday