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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 272 190 157
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -33
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1148 1590 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 1.46% 1.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.11% 4.47% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1259 1821
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36856 35579 38874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.53% 32.73% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29210 28831 32922
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 29 July 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 July 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 -83 1076 £70,000 -3.44% 142
London -60 1010 £70,000 -3.44% 132
City of London -36 352 £75,000 +3.44% 78
Scotland -31 63 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Glasgow -20 54 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Dorset +23 36 £45,000 -12.19% 2
South West +19 36 £45,000 -12.19% 2
Bournemouth +12 28 - - 2
South East -3 18 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Berkshire - 10 £32,500 -
Reading - 10 £32,500 -
Hampshire +6 7 £28,000 +24.44%
Stirling -10 7 £45,000 -6.25%
Basingstoke +1 6 £28,000 +24.44%
Birmingham -5 6 £48,250 +7.22%
West Midlands -11 6 £48,250 +7.22%
Canary Wharf -5 5 £92,500 +2.77%
East of England - 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands -1 2 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £39,000 - 1
Billericay - 2 £35,000 -
Essex - 2 £35,000 -
Docklands, London -2 1 £90,000 -
Northern Ireland -6 1 £77,500 +93.75%
Edinburgh -9 1 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Surrey -17 1 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 - -
County Londonderry - 1 £77,500 -

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1373 (55.50%) Finance
2 919 (37.15%) Front Office
3 858 (34.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 813 (32.86%) Banking
5 802 (32.42%) SQL
6 773 (31.24%) Java
7 693 (28.01%) C#
8 661 (26.72%) Equities
9 631 (25.51%) Fixed Income
10 576 (23.28%) Investment Banking
11 518 (20.94%) Degree
12 488 (19.73%) UNIX
13 469 (18.96%) Equity Derivative
14 437 (17.66%) Multithreading
15 429 (17.34%) OO
16 415 (16.77%) .NET
17 408 (16.49%) C++
18 358 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
19 345 (13.95%) Linux
20 308 (12.45%) Back Office
21 287 (11.60%) Risk Management
22 281 (11.36%) SQL Server
23 274 (11.08%) Oracle
24 270 (10.91%) Computer Science
25 236 (9.54%) WPF
26 235 (9.50%) TDD
27 232 (9.38%) XML
27 232 (9.38%) Business Analysis
28 229 (9.26%) Project Management
29 227 (9.18%) Python

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 45 (1.82%) Confluence
2 41 (1.66%) Apache
3 36 (1.46%) Tomcat
4 33 (1.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 18 (0.73%) WebLogic
5 18 (0.73%) TIBCO EMS
6 16 (0.65%) MQSeries
7 15 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 15 (0.61%) WebSphere
7 15 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (0.44%) MS Exchange
8 11 (0.44%) Node.js
9 10 (0.40%) GemFire
10 8 (0.32%) CMS
11 6 (0.24%) IIS
12 5 (0.20%) AquaLogic
12 5 (0.20%) AquaLogic Service Bus
12 5 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.16%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 111 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.58%) MS Office
3 11 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.24%) MS Project
6 5 (0.20%) Mathematica
7 4 (0.16%) Stata
8 2 (0.081%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (1.21%) Summit
2 21 (0.85%) Markit EDM
3 19 (0.77%) Kondor+
4 18 (0.73%) LatentZero
5 13 (0.53%) Sentinel
6 12 (0.49%) SimCorp Dimension
7 9 (0.36%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 8 (0.32%) SunGard GMI
9 7 (0.28%) Endur
10 6 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.24%) SiteCatalyst
10 6 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
11 5 (0.20%) RMDS
12 4 (0.16%) Front Arena
12 4 (0.16%) MultiFonds
12 4 (0.16%) LongView
12 4 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
12 4 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (0.16%) Misys Opics
12 4 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.20%) Office 365
2 1 (0.040%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.040%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.29%) TCP/IP
2 27 (1.09%) HTTP
3 23 (0.93%) SAN
4 20 (0.81%) Firewall
5 15 (0.61%) FTP
6 12 (0.49%) NAS
6 12 (0.49%) WAN
7 11 (0.44%) BGP
8 9 (0.36%) VPN
9 8 (0.32%) DNS
9 8 (0.32%) DHCP
9 8 (0.32%) Internet
10 7 (0.28%) MPLS
10 7 (0.28%) OSPF
10 7 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (0.28%) Multicast
11 6 (0.24%) WAAS
11 6 (0.24%) Extranet
11 6 (0.24%) LAN
11 6 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 178 (7.19%) Relational Database
3 124 (5.01%) RDBMS
4 52 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (1.82%) Oracle Database
6 42 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 33 (1.33%) DB2
10 31 (1.25%) Data Mining
11 27 (1.09%) KDB
12 25 (1.01%) MongoDB
13 24 (0.97%) Hadoop
13 24 (0.97%) MySQL
14 23 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 22 (0.89%) Big Data
16 21 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
18 13 (0.53%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 100 (4.04%) JIRA
2 90 (3.64%) Subversion
3 71 (2.87%) JUnit
4 66 (2.67%) Maven
5 49 (1.98%) Git (software)
6 40 (1.62%) Visual Studio
7 29 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (0.97%) Selenium
9 23 (0.93%) Eclipse
10 19 (0.77%) Jenkins
11 18 (0.73%) NUnit
12 17 (0.69%) ClearCase
13 16 (0.65%) jMock
14 15 (0.61%) JBehave
14 15 (0.61%) Hudson
15 14 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
16 13 (0.53%) ERwin
16 13 (0.53%) FitNesse
16 13 (0.53%) JsTestDriver
17 12 (0.49%) Toad
General
1 1373 (55.50%) Finance
2 919 (37.15%) Front Office
3 813 (32.86%) Banking
4 576 (23.28%) Investment Banking
5 308 (12.45%) Back Office
6 119 (4.81%) Financial Institution
7 52 (2.10%) Retail
8 50 (2.02%) Legal
9 37 (1.50%) Retail Banking
10 29 (1.17%) Marketing
11 24 (0.97%) General Ledger
12 16 (0.65%) International Banking
13 15 (0.61%) French Language
13 15 (0.61%) Telecoms
14 10 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
15 9 (0.36%) Games
16 7 (0.28%) Advertising
17 4 (0.16%) Billing
18 3 (0.12%) Law
19 2 (0.081%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1237 (50.00%) Developer
2 660 (26.68%) Analyst
3 349 (14.11%) Business Analyst
4 342 (13.82%) Java Developer
4 342 (13.82%) C# Developer
5 162 (6.55%) Applications Support
6 158 (6.39%) C++ Developer
7 149 (6.02%) Support Analyst
8 123 (4.97%) Senior Developer
9 104 (4.20%) Project Manager
10 87 (3.52%) Applications Support Analyst
11 86 (3.48%) C# .NET Developer
12 83 (3.35%) Programmer
13 81 (3.27%) Lead Developer
14 78 (3.15%) Junior
15 73 (2.95%) WPF Developer
16 67 (2.71%) .NET Developer
17 66 (2.67%) Software Developer
18 64 (2.59%) Consultant
19 62 (2.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (16.77%) .NET
2 236 (9.54%) WPF
3 232 (9.38%) XML
4 167 (6.75%) Spring
5 108 (4.37%) HTML
6 100 (4.04%) WCF
7 93 (3.76%) J2EE
8 82 (3.31%) XML Messaging
9 70 (2.83%) STL
10 64 (2.59%) HTML5
11 59 (2.38%) .NET Framework
12 57 (2.30%) Middleware
13 52 (2.10%) CSS
14 50 (2.02%) JMS
15 48 (1.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 47 (1.90%) ASP.NET
17 45 (1.82%) Web Services
18 43 (1.74%) WinForms
19 38 (1.54%) Java EE
20 37 (1.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 858 (34.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 661 (26.72%) Equities
3 631 (25.51%) Fixed Income
4 469 (18.96%) Equity Derivative
5 270 (10.91%) Computer Science
6 213 (8.61%) Hedge funds
7 188 (7.60%) Credit Derivative
8 177 (7.15%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 160 (6.47%) Mathematics
10 129 (5.21%) Credit Risk
11 125 (5.05%) Market Risk
12 69 (2.79%) Reference Data
13 52 (2.10%) N-Tier
14 45 (1.82%) Physics
15 41 (1.66%) Spread Betting
16 37 (1.50%) Client/Server
17 36 (1.46%) Grid Computing
18 33 (1.33%) Data Integration
19 31 (1.25%) SWIFT
20 27 (1.09%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 488 (19.73%) UNIX
2 345 (13.95%) Linux
3 225 (9.09%) Windows
4 66 (2.67%) Solaris
5 20 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 19 (0.77%) HPUX
7 18 (0.73%) NetWare
8 14 (0.57%) AIX
9 12 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.40%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.16%) Android
12 4 (0.16%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.081%) CentOS
13 2 (0.081%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.040%) Debian
14 1 (0.040%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.040%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (17.66%) Multithreading
2 429 (17.34%) OO
3 358 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
4 287 (11.60%) Risk Management
5 235 (9.50%) TDD
6 232 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 229 (9.26%) Project Management
8 218 (8.81%) Scrum
9 210 (8.49%) Analytics
10 173 (6.99%) Low Latency
11 167 (6.75%) Asset Management
12 166 (6.71%) Software Engineering
13 157 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 148 (5.98%) Data Modelling
15 141 (5.70%) Electronic Trading
16 139 (5.62%) Investment Management
17 131 (5.30%) OOP
18 91 (3.68%) Workflow
19 89 (3.60%) OOD
20 86 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 802 (32.42%) SQL
2 773 (31.24%) Java
3 693 (28.01%) C#
4 408 (16.49%) C++
5 227 (9.18%) Python
6 192 (7.76%) VBA
7 170 (6.87%) Perl
8 133 (5.38%) JavaScript
9 92 (3.72%) C
10 56 (2.26%) Shell Script
11 53 (2.14%) Bash Shell
12 49 (1.98%) Scala
13 48 (1.94%) T-SQL
14 37 (1.50%) PL/SQL
15 29 (1.17%) VB
16 22 (0.89%) XAML
16 22 (0.89%) PowerShell
17 21 (0.85%) MATLAB
17 21 (0.85%) PHP
18 17 (0.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 518 (20.94%) Degree
2 45 (1.82%) ISEB
3 35 (1.41%) PhD
4 27 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 25 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 15 (0.61%) PMP
8 12 (0.49%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.49%) Security Cleared
9 11 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.40%) MCSE
11 9 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.24%) MBA
12 6 (0.24%) MCSA
13 5 (0.20%) CCNA
13 5 (0.20%) CFA
14 4 (0.16%) CISSP
15 2 (0.081%) Postgraduate
15 2 (0.081%) MCTS
15 2 (0.081%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (6.14%) QA
2 65 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
3 64 (2.59%) EMIR
4 26 (1.05%) Basel III
5 17 (0.69%) Solvency II
5 17 (0.69%) CRD IV
6 15 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.57%) Basel II
7 14 (0.57%) FATCA
8 10 (0.40%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.40%) SLA
9 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.16%) MiFID
9 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.12%) IAS 39
10 3 (0.12%) AIFMD
10 3 (0.12%) UCITS
11 2 (0.081%) COBIT
11 2 (0.081%) COREP
System Software
1 40 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.12%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.12%) vSphere
6 2 (0.081%) Varnish
7 1 (0.040%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.040%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.040%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (0.57%) Control-M
1 14 (0.57%) Backup Exec
2 12 (0.49%) NetBackup
2 12 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.44%) Puppet
4 4 (0.16%) MOM
4 4 (0.16%) SCCM
4 4 (0.16%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.12%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.040%) YUM
6 1 (0.040%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.040%) WSUS
Vendors
1 274 (11.08%) Oracle
2 182 (7.36%) Microsoft
3 167 (6.75%) Sybase
4 127 (5.13%) Murex
5 85 (3.44%) Calypso
6 64 (2.59%) Bloomberg
7 63 (2.55%) thinkFolio
8 55 (2.22%) SunGard
9 51 (2.06%) Charles River
10 48 (1.94%) TIBCO
10 48 (1.94%) Fidessa
11 32 (1.29%) DevExpress
12 28 (1.13%) Red Hat
13 25 (1.01%) VMware
14 23 (0.93%) SimCorp
15 21 (0.85%) Business Objects
16 18 (0.73%) Cisco
16 18 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
16 18 (0.73%) HP
16 18 (0.73%) Reuters
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Cash Benefits + Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £76 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + bens + Large Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £110000 - £190000 per annum + +bonus+benefits+car allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £85 - £95 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday