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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 284 199 174
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -25
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1083 1537 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.95% 1.44% 1.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.51% 3.70% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1125 1711
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £43,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%

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
43178 41529 45122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.72% 38.92% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33710 33773 37929
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 1026 £65,000 -7.14% 143
London -60 946 £70,000 -3.44% 133
City of London -44 300 £70,000 -3.44% 77
Scotland -2 49 £52,500 - 5
Glasgow +8 42 £55,000 +4.76% 4
South West -3 25 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Bournemouth - 24 - -
Dorset - 24 - -
South East -29 19 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Birmingham -4 18 £54,750 +28.82% 1
West Midlands -9 18 £54,750 +28.82% 1
Hampshire -13 13 £28,000 -13.84% 1
East of England -16 9 £45,000 -18.18%
Cambridgeshire - 8 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 8 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +2 6 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Portsmouth - 6 £45,000 -
Stirling -23 4 - -
Yorkshire -35 4 £45,000 +50.00% 1
North Yorkshire -20 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Reading - 3 £30,000 -
North West - 3 £40,000 - 5
Berkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Manchester - 3 £40,000 - 5
Catterick Garrison - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands 0 2 £39,000 +30.00%
Canary Wharf -3 2 £92,500 +2.77%
Docklands, London -4 2 £85,000 +25.92%
Surrey -9 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Edinburgh -14 2 £30,000 -42.85% 1

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1298 (56.07%) Finance
2 840 (36.29%) Front Office
3 813 (35.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 781 (33.74%) Banking
5 752 (32.48%) SQL
6 748 (32.31%) Java
7 653 (28.21%) C#
8 574 (24.79%) Equities
9 573 (24.75%) Fixed Income
10 570 (24.62%) Investment Banking
11 559 (24.15%) Agile Software Development
12 483 (20.86%) UNIX
13 461 (19.91%) Degree
14 448 (19.35%) OO
15 420 (18.14%) Multithreading
16 382 (16.50%) C++
17 375 (16.20%) .NET
18 364 (15.72%) Equity Derivative
19 323 (13.95%) Back Office
20 299 (12.92%) Linux
21 268 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
22 253 (10.93%) Risk Management
23 246 (10.63%) SQL Server
24 232 (10.02%) Windows
25 228 (9.85%) TDD
26 227 (9.81%) XML
26 227 (9.81%) Oracle
27 225 (9.72%) Business Analysis
28 223 (9.63%) Computer Science
29 221 (9.55%) Project Management

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (1.73%) Oracle Coherence
2 34 (1.47%) Confluence
3 29 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 26 (1.12%) Apache
5 22 (0.95%) WebLogic
6 15 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 14 (0.60%) TIBCO EMS
7 14 (0.60%) MQSeries
7 14 (0.60%) GemFire
8 13 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (0.43%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.35%) IIS
10 8 (0.35%) Node.js
11 7 (0.30%) CMS
12 6 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (0.26%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.22%) AquaLogic
13 5 (0.22%) AquaLogic Service Bus
14 4 (0.17%) Mule
15 3 (0.13%) Lync
Applications
1 107 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.64%) MS Office
3 7 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.22%) MS Project
4 5 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.043%) Stata
6 1 (0.043%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 25 (1.08%) Summit
2 20 (0.86%) Markit EDM
3 17 (0.73%) Sentinel
4 15 (0.65%) Kondor+
5 13 (0.56%) SimCorp Dimension
6 12 (0.52%) LatentZero
7 10 (0.43%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 5 (0.22%) LongView
8 5 (0.22%) Front Arena
9 4 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
9 4 (0.17%) SunGard GMI
10 3 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.13%) Endur
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.086%) Tesseract
11 2 (0.086%) Minerva
11 2 (0.086%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.043%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.043%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (0.99%) Firewall
2 22 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 21 (0.91%) SAN
4 19 (0.82%) HTTP
5 14 (0.60%) WAN
6 12 (0.52%) FTP
7 10 (0.43%) Multicast
8 9 (0.39%) NAS
8 9 (0.39%) VPN
8 9 (0.39%) Internet
9 8 (0.35%) LAN
9 8 (0.35%) OSPF
9 8 (0.35%) BGP
9 8 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (0.30%) MPLS
11 6 (0.26%) WAAS
11 6 (0.26%) VoIP
11 6 (0.26%) Extranet
11 6 (0.26%) IPv6
12 5 (0.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 184 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 137 (5.92%) RDBMS
4 49 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (1.56%) MongoDB
6 31 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (1.25%) DB2
8 28 (1.21%) Data Mining
8 28 (1.21%) Oracle Database
9 26 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 26 (1.12%) Big Data
10 23 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (0.95%) MySQL
11 22 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (0.95%) HBase
12 20 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (0.60%) NoSQL
14 14 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 84 (3.63%) JIRA
2 76 (3.28%) Subversion
3 70 (3.02%) Maven
4 59 (2.55%) JUnit
5 41 (1.77%) Visual Studio
6 39 (1.68%) Git (software)
7 32 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (1.08%) Eclipse
9 23 (0.99%) FitNesse
10 21 (0.91%) Selenium
11 19 (0.82%) ClearCase
11 19 (0.82%) Jenkins
12 18 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
13 16 (0.69%) Ant
14 15 (0.65%) JBehave
14 15 (0.65%) Hudson
15 13 (0.56%) TeamCity
15 13 (0.56%) ERwin
16 12 (0.52%) SpecFlow
17 10 (0.43%) Toad
General
1 1298 (56.07%) Finance
2 840 (36.29%) Front Office
3 781 (33.74%) Banking
4 570 (24.62%) Investment Banking
5 323 (13.95%) Back Office
6 131 (5.66%) Financial Institution
7 49 (2.12%) Retail
8 43 (1.86%) Legal
9 32 (1.38%) Retail Banking
10 26 (1.12%) Marketing
11 17 (0.73%) International Banking
11 17 (0.73%) Telecoms
12 15 (0.65%) Games
13 11 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
14 8 (0.35%) Advertising
15 7 (0.30%) General Ledger
16 6 (0.26%) French Language
17 2 (0.086%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.086%) Wholesale Banking
17 2 (0.086%) Law
Job Titles
1 1175 (50.76%) Developer
2 622 (26.87%) Analyst
3 371 (16.03%) Java Developer
4 320 (13.82%) Business Analyst
5 308 (13.30%) C# Developer
6 159 (6.87%) Applications Support
7 148 (6.39%) C++ Developer
8 146 (6.31%) Support Analyst
9 124 (5.36%) Senior Developer
10 102 (4.41%) Project Manager
11 86 (3.71%) Lead Developer
12 78 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
13 77 (3.33%) Junior
13 77 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
14 72 (3.11%) Programmer
15 65 (2.81%) Test Analyst
16 58 (2.51%) Consultant
17 57 (2.46%) WPF Developer
18 56 (2.42%) Software Developer
19 52 (2.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (16.20%) .NET
2 227 (9.81%) XML
3 194 (8.38%) WPF
4 162 (7.00%) Spring
5 106 (4.58%) WCF
6 101 (4.36%) HTML
7 96 (4.15%) XML Messaging
8 83 (3.59%) J2EE
9 55 (2.38%) .NET Framework
9 55 (2.38%) HTML5
10 51 (2.20%) STL
11 49 (2.12%) JMS
12 45 (1.94%) CSS
12 45 (1.94%) ASP.NET
13 44 (1.90%) Hibernate
14 40 (1.73%) Java EE
15 38 (1.64%) Web Services
16 37 (1.60%) Middleware
17 36 (1.56%) RESTful
18 35 (1.51%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 813 (35.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 574 (24.79%) Equities
3 573 (24.75%) Fixed Income
4 364 (15.72%) Equity Derivative
5 268 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
6 223 (9.63%) Computer Science
7 191 (8.25%) Hedge funds
8 139 (6.00%) Mathematics
9 133 (5.75%) Credit Risk
9 133 (5.75%) Credit Derivative
10 131 (5.66%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 115 (4.97%) Market Risk
12 74 (3.20%) Reference Data
13 63 (2.72%) Physics
14 50 (2.16%) N-Tier
15 49 (2.12%) Spread Betting
16 33 (1.43%) Contract for Difference
17 32 (1.38%) Open Source
18 22 (0.95%) Equity Risk
19 21 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 483 (20.86%) UNIX
2 299 (12.92%) Linux
3 232 (10.02%) Windows
4 52 (2.25%) Solaris
5 24 (1.04%) Windows 7
6 22 (0.95%) NetWare
6 22 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (0.60%) HPUX
9 12 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.48%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.43%) AIX
12 9 (0.39%) CentOS
13 7 (0.30%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.17%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.13%) Android
17 1 (0.043%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.043%) VMS
17 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 559 (24.15%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (19.35%) OO
3 420 (18.14%) Multithreading
4 253 (10.93%) Risk Management
5 228 (9.85%) TDD
6 225 (9.72%) Business Analysis
7 221 (9.55%) Project Management
8 191 (8.25%) Scrum
9 186 (8.03%) Analytics
10 177 (7.65%) Software Engineering
11 153 (6.61%) Asset Management
12 143 (6.18%) Low Latency
13 141 (6.09%) OOP
14 137 (5.92%) Data Modelling
15 122 (5.27%) Investment Management
16 118 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
17 117 (5.05%) Mentoring
18 114 (4.92%) Electronic Trading
19 102 (4.41%) OOD
20 95 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 752 (32.48%) SQL
2 748 (32.31%) Java
3 653 (28.21%) C#
4 382 (16.50%) C++
5 205 (8.86%) Python
6 199 (8.60%) VBA
7 132 (5.70%) Perl
8 129 (5.57%) JavaScript
9 69 (2.98%) C
10 54 (2.33%) Bash Shell
11 50 (2.16%) Shell Script
12 41 (1.77%) Scala
13 34 (1.47%) T-SQL
14 27 (1.17%) PL/SQL
15 23 (0.99%) PHP
15 23 (0.99%) VB
16 19 (0.82%) XAML
17 17 (0.73%) PowerShell
18 11 (0.48%) MATLAB
19 9 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 461 (19.91%) Degree
2 39 (1.68%) ISEB
3 25 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 22 (0.95%) PhD
5 21 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 13 (0.56%) Security Cleared
7 13 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.56%) PMP
8 11 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.35%) MCSE
11 6 (0.26%) RHCE
11 6 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.26%) MBA
12 5 (0.22%) MCSA
13 4 (0.17%) CCNA
13 4 (0.17%) CFA
14 3 (0.13%) CISSP
15 2 (0.086%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (6.26%) QA
2 60 (2.59%) EMIR
3 59 (2.55%) Dodd-Frank
4 20 (0.86%) Basel III
5 19 (0.82%) Basel II
6 16 (0.69%) Solvency II
7 14 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 13 (0.56%) ISO 9001
8 13 (0.56%) CRD IV
9 11 (0.48%) FATCA
10 8 (0.35%) SLA
11 6 (0.26%) Data Quality
12 5 (0.22%) UCITS
13 4 (0.17%) MiFID
14 3 (0.13%) IAS 39
14 3 (0.13%) AIFMD
15 2 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 2 (0.086%) COREP
16 1 (0.043%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.13%) vSphere
4 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.086%) Varnish
6 1 (0.043%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.043%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.043%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.60%) Puppet
3 9 (0.39%) Control-M
4 8 (0.35%) NetBackup
4 8 (0.35%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.26%) SCCM
6 4 (0.17%) MOM
7 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.13%) Nagios
7 3 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.043%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.043%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.043%) WSUS
8 1 (0.043%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.043%) Netcool
8 1 (0.043%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 227 (9.81%) Oracle
2 200 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 155 (6.70%) Sybase
4 113 (4.88%) Murex
5 77 (3.33%) Calypso
6 70 (3.02%) Bloomberg
7 52 (2.25%) thinkFolio
8 45 (1.94%) TIBCO
8 45 (1.94%) Fidessa
9 44 (1.90%) Charles River
10 42 (1.81%) SunGard
11 33 (1.43%) DevExpress
12 32 (1.38%) VMware
13 26 (1.12%) Red Hat
14 24 (1.04%) DataSynapse
15 23 (0.99%) SimCorp
16 22 (0.95%) HP
17 21 (0.91%) StatPro
18 19 (0.82%) Cisco
19 18 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: Unspecified (Negotiable)
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + uncapped bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Market leading bonuses
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
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