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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 248 202 165
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -37
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1379 1503 2053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.14% 1.35% 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% 4.17% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1276 1744
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -4.11%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39670 36067 40494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 32.48% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31412 29242 34245
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 18 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 18 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 -30 1328 £70,000 -6.66% 178
London -31 1270 £70,000 -6.66% 168
City of London -20 455 £70,000 -3.44% 96
Scotland -2 47 £45,000 - 10
Glasgow -2 39 £45,000 - 6
South West +27 33 £52,500 - 4
Dorset - 28 £52,500 - 3
South East -23 18 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Bournemouth - 17 £52,500 - 2
Canary Wharf -7 12 £90,000 -5.26%
Reading - 7 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 7 £30,000 -
Docklands, London +4 6 £78,750 -1.56% 1
Stirling -4 5 - - 2
Oxford - 5 £35,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £30,000 -
Gloucester - 4 £30,000 -
Hampshire -17 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Edinburgh -21 3 £55,500 - 1
East of England - 3 £60,000 - 2
North West -5 2 £32,750 -27.22%
Surrey - 2 - - 2
Woking - 2 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 £63,750 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £63,750 - 1
Basingstoke -4 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Berkeley - 1 £120,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £51,500 -
Manchester - 1 £28,000 -

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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 1476 (57.21%) Finance
2 1028 (39.84%) Front Office
3 882 (34.19%) Banking
4 846 (32.79%) SQL
5 775 (30.04%) Java
6 727 (28.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 723 (28.02%) Equities
8 656 (25.43%) Fixed Income
9 631 (24.46%) C#
10 625 (24.22%) UNIX
11 599 (23.22%) Degree
12 580 (22.48%) Equity Derivative
13 539 (20.89%) Investment Banking
14 523 (20.27%) Linux
15 452 (17.52%) C++
16 393 (15.23%) OO
17 375 (14.53%) Risk Management
18 374 (14.50%) Oracle
19 366 (14.19%) Computer Science
20 362 (14.03%) .NET
21 354 (13.72%) Multithreading
22 326 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
23 283 (10.97%) Windows
24 281 (10.89%) SQL Server
25 251 (9.73%) Python
26 249 (9.65%) Perl
27 246 (9.53%) Business Analysis
28 241 (9.34%) Hedge funds
29 239 (9.26%) TDD
30 237 (9.19%) Credit Derivative

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 42 (1.63%) Apache
2 40 (1.55%) Tomcat
3 36 (1.40%) Confluence
4 22 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
5 19 (0.74%) TIBCO EMS
6 15 (0.58%) WebSphere
7 13 (0.50%) Node.js
8 12 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 12 (0.47%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.31%) MQSeries
10 7 (0.27%) CMS
11 6 (0.23%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.19%) SAS
12 5 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.12%) Adobe CQ
14 3 (0.12%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.12%) GemFire
15 2 (0.078%) Lync
Applications
1 94 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.09%) MS Office
3 14 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.31%) Stata
7 6 (0.23%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.078%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 47 (1.82%) Summit
2 20 (0.78%) SunGard GMI
3 18 (0.70%) LatentZero
4 17 (0.66%) Kondor+
5 13 (0.50%) Markit EDM
6 11 (0.43%) SiteCatalyst
6 11 (0.43%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.35%) SimCorp Dimension
8 7 (0.27%) RMDS
8 7 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
9 6 (0.23%) Rolfe and Nolan
10 4 (0.16%) Misys Opics
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.16%) Endur
10 4 (0.16%) Sentinel
11 3 (0.12%) Front Arena
11 3 (0.12%) Adaptiv
11 3 (0.12%) Minerva
11 3 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.039%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 27 (1.05%) HTTP
3 24 (0.93%) FTP
4 17 (0.66%) SAN
4 17 (0.66%) DNS
5 16 (0.62%) NAS
5 16 (0.62%) Firewall
6 10 (0.39%) DHCP
7 8 (0.31%) AMQP
8 6 (0.23%) BGP
8 6 (0.23%) WAN
9 5 (0.19%) Internet
10 4 (0.16%) Extranet
10 4 (0.16%) LAN
11 2 (0.078%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.078%) RTP
11 2 (0.078%) Intranet
11 2 (0.078%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.078%) VPN
11 2 (0.078%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 146 (5.66%) 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%) Oracle Database 11g
8 37 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 35 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (1.16%) DB2
12 29 (1.12%) Data Mining
13 24 (0.93%) Big Data
14 23 (0.89%) MySQL
15 21 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
16 18 (0.70%) Data Mart
16 18 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
17 17 (0.66%) MS Access
17 17 (0.66%) MongoDB
18 16 (0.62%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 80 (3.10%) Subversion
2 59 (2.29%) JIRA
3 57 (2.21%) Maven
4 42 (1.63%) JUnit
5 40 (1.55%) NUnit
6 33 (1.28%) Selenium
7 30 (1.16%) Git (software)
8 24 (0.93%) Visual Studio
9 19 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
10 18 (0.70%) JsTestDriver
11 17 (0.66%) ClearCase
12 16 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (0.62%) TeamCity
12 16 (0.62%) Ant
12 16 (0.62%) Eclipse
13 15 (0.58%) Hudson
14 14 (0.54%) jMock
15 9 (0.35%) Toad
16 8 (0.31%) FitNesse
16 8 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1476 (57.21%) Finance
2 1028 (39.84%) Front Office
3 882 (34.19%) Banking
4 539 (20.89%) Investment Banking
5 228 (8.84%) Back Office
6 124 (4.81%) Financial Institution
7 109 (4.22%) Retail
8 92 (3.57%) Retail Banking
9 74 (2.87%) Legal
10 52 (2.02%) Corporate Banking
11 40 (1.55%) Marketing
11 40 (1.55%) General Ledger
12 20 (0.78%) Telecoms
13 19 (0.74%) French Language
14 18 (0.70%) Law
15 17 (0.66%) Games
16 12 (0.47%) Advertising
17 10 (0.39%) Electronics
18 8 (0.31%) International Banking
19 7 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1188 (46.05%) Developer
2 691 (26.78%) Analyst
3 340 (13.18%) Business Analyst
4 323 (12.52%) C# Developer
5 310 (12.02%) Java Developer
6 213 (8.26%) C++ Developer
7 212 (8.22%) Support Analyst
8 207 (8.02%) Applications Support
9 186 (7.21%) Senior Developer
10 134 (5.19%) Applications Support Analyst
11 106 (4.11%) Programmer
12 84 (3.26%) Project Manager
13 81 (3.14%) Front Office Developer
14 78 (3.02%) Consultant
15 75 (2.91%) WPF Developer
16 72 (2.79%) C# .NET Developer
17 70 (2.71%) Team Leader
18 67 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
19 65 (2.52%) Senior C# Developer
20 62 (2.40%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (14.03%) .NET
2 227 (8.80%) WPF
3 181 (7.02%) XML
4 142 (5.50%) STL
5 141 (5.47%) Spring
6 101 (3.91%) HTML
7 98 (3.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 84 (3.26%) Middleware
9 79 (3.06%) WCF
10 74 (2.87%) J2EE
11 66 (2.56%) CSS
12 57 (2.21%) HTML5
13 56 (2.17%) ASP.NET
14 52 (2.02%) WinForms
15 50 (1.94%) Web Services
16 43 (1.67%) CSS3
16 43 (1.67%) JMS
17 39 (1.51%) jQuery
18 36 (1.40%) J2SE
19 32 (1.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 727 (28.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 723 (28.02%) Equities
3 656 (25.43%) Fixed Income
4 580 (22.48%) Equity Derivative
5 366 (14.19%) Computer Science
6 241 (9.34%) Hedge funds
7 237 (9.19%) Credit Derivative
8 210 (8.14%) Mathematics
9 144 (5.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 118 (4.57%) Market Risk
11 95 (3.68%) Credit Risk
12 54 (2.09%) Reference Data
13 49 (1.90%) Management Information System
14 44 (1.71%) Physics
14 44 (1.71%) Open Source
14 44 (1.71%) SWIFT
15 43 (1.67%) Spread Betting
16 34 (1.32%) Grid Computing
17 30 (1.16%) Data Integration
17 30 (1.16%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 625 (24.22%) UNIX
2 523 (20.27%) Linux
3 283 (10.97%) Windows
4 112 (4.34%) Solaris
5 25 (0.97%) 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
9 15 (0.58%) CentOS
10 6 (0.23%) Android
11 5 (0.19%) Debian
11 5 (0.19%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.16%) NetWare
13 3 (0.12%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.078%) OS/400
15 1 (0.039%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (15.23%) OO
2 375 (14.53%) Risk Management
3 354 (13.72%) Multithreading
4 326 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
5 246 (9.53%) Business Analysis
6 239 (9.26%) TDD
7 234 (9.07%) Project Management
7 234 (9.07%) Low Latency
8 232 (8.99%) Analytics
9 212 (8.22%) Electronic Trading
10 190 (7.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 185 (7.17%) Asset Management
12 162 (6.28%) Software Engineering
13 156 (6.05%) Scrum
14 147 (5.70%) Investment Management
15 112 (4.34%) Data Modelling
16 102 (3.95%) Algorithmic Trading
17 88 (3.41%) Unit Testing
18 87 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
19 84 (3.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 846 (32.79%) SQL
2 775 (30.04%) Java
3 631 (24.46%) C#
4 452 (17.52%) C++
5 251 (9.73%) Python
6 249 (9.65%) Perl
7 126 (4.88%) VBA
8 124 (4.81%) JavaScript
9 111 (4.30%) C
10 82 (3.18%) Shell Script
11 67 (2.60%) Scala
12 62 (2.40%) Bash Shell
13 48 (1.86%) Ruby
14 40 (1.55%) T-SQL
15 36 (1.40%) MATLAB
15 36 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 32 (1.24%) PHP
17 31 (1.20%) VB
18 26 (1.01%) VC++
19 22 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 599 (23.22%) Degree
2 49 (1.90%) PhD
3 38 (1.47%) ISEB
4 34 (1.32%) PMI Certification
5 27 (1.05%) PMP
6 21 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 20 (0.78%) Security Cleared
7 20 (0.78%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.31%) CFA
10 7 (0.27%) Sun Certification
11 6 (0.23%) Postgraduate
11 6 (0.23%) MBA
12 5 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.19%) RHCE
13 4 (0.16%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.16%) MCSE
14 2 (0.078%) MCTS
14 2 (0.078%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (5.97%) QA
2 76 (2.95%) Dodd-Frank
3 59 (2.29%) EMIR
4 30 (1.16%) Basel III
5 22 (0.85%) FATCA
6 20 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 20 (0.78%) CRD IV
7 15 (0.58%) Solvency II
8 13 (0.50%) Basel II
9 8 (0.31%) SLA
9 8 (0.31%) COREP
9 8 (0.31%) FINREP
10 7 (0.27%) MiFID
11 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.078%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.039%) COBIT
System Software
1 45 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.039%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.039%) Varnish
4 1 (0.039%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 19 (0.74%) 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%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Satellite
9 5 (0.19%) SCCM
10 4 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.078%) MOM
12 1 (0.039%) Netcool
12 1 (0.039%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 374 (14.50%) Oracle
2 202 (7.83%) Sybase
3 134 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 115 (4.46%) Murex
5 100 (3.88%) Calypso
6 61 (2.36%) Bloomberg
7 56 (2.17%) thinkFolio
7 56 (2.17%) Charles River
8 54 (2.09%) Fidessa
9 50 (1.94%) TIBCO
10 48 (1.86%) Red Hat
11 43 (1.67%) SunGard
12 38 (1.47%) Business Objects
12 38 (1.47%) Reuters
13 33 (1.28%) VMware
14 24 (0.93%) ION Trading
15 20 (0.78%) GigaSpaces
16 19 (0.74%) Wall Street Systems
16 19 (0.74%) Talend
17 18 (0.70%) DevExpress
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to 60% bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Brickendon Consulting
Salary: £70k-£90k
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Brickendon Consulting
Salary: £70k-£90k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Business exposure - Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday