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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 397 354 250
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -104
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 752 884 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.83% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 2.06% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 563 781 1038
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +37.14%

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
43044 42819 42980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.22% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34487 34634 33452
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 -35 716 £70,000 +7.69% 129
London -36 672 £72,500 +7.40% 121
City of London +35 198 £72,500 +3.57% 60
Scotland +5 27 - - 2
South East -7 26 £36,000 -40.00% 3
Glasgow -13 25 - -
Hampshire +27 17 £36,000 -20.00% 1
Birmingham +6 11 £26,000 -5.45% 1
West Midlands -5 11 £26,000 -5.45% 1
Portsmouth +17 10 £36,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire -1 7 £85,000 +41.66%
Basingstoke +9 4 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £37,500 -
Stirling +9 2 - -
Berkshire -8 2 £72,500 -2.02% 1
South West -26 2 £45,000 +80.00%
Wales - 2 £27,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £45,000 -
North Wales - 2 £27,500 -
Wrexham - 2 £27,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £55,000 -
Wellingborough - 2 £55,000 -
Oxford - 2 £57,500 -
Swindon - 2 £45,000 -
Reading +6 1 £45,000 -39.18% 1
Harrogate - 1 £70,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 - 2

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1190 (63.81%) Finance
2 682 (36.57%) Equities
3 664 (35.60%) Banking
4 640 (34.32%) Fixed Income
5 635 (34.05%) SQL
6 584 (31.31%) Front Office
7 538 (28.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 531 (28.47%) Java
9 486 (26.06%) Investment Banking
10 438 (23.49%) Unix
11 437 (23.43%) C#
12 427 (22.90%) Degree
13 382 (20.48%) C++
14 379 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
15 358 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
16 334 (17.91%) Equity Derivative
17 322 (17.27%) Linux
18 263 (14.10%) Back Office
19 252 (13.51%) Oracle
20 250 (13.40%) Python
21 244 (13.08%) Risk Management
22 226 (12.12%) Multithreading
23 218 (11.69%) SQL Server
24 211 (11.31%) .NET
24 211 (11.31%) Windows
25 209 (11.21%) SDLC
26 200 (10.72%) Project Management
27 199 (10.67%) Business Analysis
28 183 (9.81%) Asset Management
28 183 (9.81%) Computer Science

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 52 (2.79%) Apache
2 35 (1.88%) Tomcat
3 20 (1.07%) MQSeries
3 20 (1.07%) Node.js
4 18 (0.97%) Confluence
5 17 (0.91%) nginx
6 14 (0.75%) Apache Spark
7 12 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
8 9 (0.48%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.38%) GemFire
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (0.27%) SAS
10 5 (0.27%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.16%) JBoss
12 2 (0.11%) Mule
Applications
1 86 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 22 (1.18%) MS Office
4 19 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.32%) Mathematica
7 5 (0.27%) MS Project
8 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.11%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 44 (2.36%) thinkFolio
2 34 (1.82%) SimCorp Dimension
3 14 (0.75%) IntelliMatch
4 9 (0.48%) Algo Collateral
5 8 (0.43%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.43%) Salerio
6 6 (0.32%) Summit
7 5 (0.27%) ION MarketView
7 5 (0.27%) LatentZero
8 4 (0.21%) Murex MxG2000
8 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.16%) Advent Geneva
9 3 (0.16%) Endur
10 2 (0.11%) Findur
10 2 (0.11%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 2 (0.11%) Teamcenter
11 1 (0.054%) Eagle PACE
11 1 (0.054%) Front Arena
11 1 (0.054%) RMDS
11 1 (0.054%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.054%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.64%) TCP/IP
2 10 (0.54%) Internet
3 8 (0.43%) FTP
4 6 (0.32%) Multicast
5 5 (0.27%) PuTTY
6 3 (0.16%) Firewall
6 3 (0.16%) SAN
7 2 (0.11%) AMQP
7 2 (0.11%) BGP
7 2 (0.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.11%) HTTP
7 2 (0.11%) LAN
7 2 (0.11%) MPLS
7 2 (0.11%) OSPF
7 2 (0.11%) VPN
7 2 (0.11%) WAN
7 2 (0.11%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.054%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.054%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.054%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 116 (6.22%) Relational Database
3 74 (3.97%) Crystal Reports
4 68 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
5 58 (3.11%) RDBMS
6 51 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
7 42 (2.25%) DB2
8 31 (1.66%) NoSQL
9 26 (1.39%) Data Mart
9 26 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 23 (1.23%) BusinessObjects XI
10 23 (1.23%) QlikView
10 23 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 20 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (1.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 20 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (1.02%) MySQL
13 19 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (2.31%) Git (software)
3 38 (2.04%) JIRA
3 38 (2.04%) JUnit
4 37 (1.98%) Subversion
5 32 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 25 (1.34%) Maven
7 23 (1.23%) FitNesse
8 19 (1.02%) SpecFlow
9 18 (0.97%) Eclipse
9 18 (0.97%) Grunt
10 17 (0.91%) Cucumber
11 13 (0.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 12 (0.64%) Visual Studio
13 11 (0.59%) Selenium
14 9 (0.48%) NUnit
15 7 (0.38%) Gradle
16 6 (0.32%) Ant
16 6 (0.32%) Hudson
17 5 (0.27%) gulp
General
1 1190 (63.81%) Finance
2 664 (35.60%) Banking
3 584 (31.31%) Front Office
4 486 (26.06%) Investment Banking
5 263 (14.10%) Back Office
6 144 (7.72%) Financial Institution
7 45 (2.41%) Legal
8 40 (2.14%) Retail
9 17 (0.91%) Advertising
9 17 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 14 (0.75%) Games
11 13 (0.70%) Brand Awareness
12 12 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
12 12 (0.64%) French Language
12 12 (0.64%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.38%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.38%) Marketing
14 6 (0.32%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.27%) Law
16 4 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 790 (42.36%) Developer
2 560 (30.03%) Analyst
3 343 (18.39%) Business Analyst
4 243 (13.03%) Java Developer
5 215 (11.53%) C# Developer
6 173 (9.28%) C++ Developer
7 149 (7.99%) Senior Developer
8 125 (6.70%) Banking Analyst
9 122 (6.54%) Applications Support
10 116 (6.22%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 114 (6.11%) Support Analyst
12 99 (5.31%) Consultant
13 82 (4.40%) SQL Developer
14 71 (3.81%) Project Manager
15 66 (3.54%) Senior Java Developer
16 64 (3.43%) .NET Developer
17 62 (3.32%) C# .NET Developer
18 61 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
19 53 (2.84%) Financial Analyst
20 52 (2.79%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (11.31%) .NET
2 121 (6.49%) FIX Protocol
3 105 (5.63%) HTML
4 99 (5.31%) XML
5 92 (4.93%) Spring
6 80 (4.29%) WPF
7 74 (3.97%) Web Services
8 68 (3.65%) WCF
9 55 (2.95%) Middleware
10 52 (2.79%) STL
11 49 (2.63%) HTML5
12 45 (2.41%) jQuery
13 40 (2.14%) .NET Framework
14 39 (2.09%) AngularJS
14 39 (2.09%) RESTful
14 39 (2.09%) WinForms
15 38 (2.04%) CSS
16 36 (1.93%) ASP.NET
17 30 (1.61%) XML Schema
18 29 (1.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 682 (36.57%) Equities
2 640 (34.32%) Fixed Income
3 538 (28.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 358 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
5 334 (17.91%) Equity Derivative
6 183 (9.81%) Computer Science
7 167 (8.95%) Hedge funds
8 127 (6.81%) Credit Derivative
9 102 (5.47%) Credit Risk
10 101 (5.42%) Mathematics
11 99 (5.31%) Market Risk
12 80 (4.29%) Algorithms
12 80 (4.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 74 (3.97%) Data Structures
14 53 (2.84%) Reference Data
15 38 (2.04%) User Experience
16 34 (1.82%) Management Information System
17 30 (1.61%) Fintech
18 28 (1.50%) Physics
19 24 (1.29%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 438 (23.49%) Unix
2 322 (17.27%) Linux
3 211 (11.31%) Windows
4 44 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 44 (2.36%) Solaris
5 24 (1.29%) CentOS
5 24 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
6 21 (1.13%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.16%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.16%) Debian
7 3 (0.16%) SUSE
7 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.11%) AIX
8 2 (0.11%) Android
8 2 (0.11%) HPUX
9 1 (0.054%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.054%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.054%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (13.08%) Risk Management
3 226 (12.12%) Multithreading
4 209 (11.21%) SDLC
5 200 (10.72%) Project Management
6 199 (10.67%) Business Analysis
7 183 (9.81%) Asset Management
8 179 (9.60%) Analytics
9 165 (8.85%) OO
10 160 (8.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 159 (8.53%) Electronic Trading
12 146 (7.83%) Software Engineering
13 121 (6.49%) Investment Management
14 111 (5.95%) Portfolio Management
15 103 (5.52%) TDD
16 99 (5.31%) OOD
17 95 (5.09%) Low Latency
18 94 (5.04%) Migration
19 90 (4.83%) ITIL
20 89 (4.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 635 (34.05%) SQL
2 531 (28.47%) Java
3 437 (23.43%) C#
4 382 (20.48%) C++
5 250 (13.40%) Python
6 163 (8.74%) Perl
7 108 (5.79%) JavaScript
8 102 (5.47%) C
9 89 (4.77%) Shell Script
10 86 (4.61%) Scala
11 69 (3.70%) VBA
12 66 (3.54%) Bash Shell
13 28 (1.50%) MATLAB
14 25 (1.34%) XPath
15 24 (1.29%) F#
16 23 (1.23%) R
17 22 (1.18%) T-SQL
18 20 (1.07%) PL/SQL
19 19 (1.02%) OCaml
20 18 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 427 (22.90%) Degree
2 25 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.23%) RHCE
3 23 (1.23%) RHCSA
4 18 (0.97%) PhD
5 14 (0.75%) Brainbench
5 14 (0.75%) ISEB
6 9 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.27%) GSEC
9 4 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.21%) IIBA
9 4 (0.21%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.11%) ACCA
10 2 (0.11%) CFA
10 2 (0.11%) CIMA
10 2 (0.11%) MBA
10 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (7.24%) QA
2 127 (6.81%) MiFID
3 97 (5.20%) EMIR
4 63 (3.38%) Dodd-Frank
5 28 (1.50%) FATCA
6 13 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.70%) SLA
7 12 (0.64%) CRD IV
8 11 (0.59%) Basel III
8 11 (0.59%) Solvency II
9 8 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.21%) COREP
11 4 (0.21%) FINREP
12 2 (0.11%) Basel II
12 2 (0.11%) SDET
12 2 (0.11%) UCITS
13 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.054%) ISO22301
System Software
1 23 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.75%) Docker
3 13 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.21%) Squid
4 4 (0.21%) Varnish
5 2 (0.11%) HDFS
6 1 (0.054%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.054%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.054%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 60 (3.22%) Control-M
2 49 (2.63%) Puppet
3 36 (1.93%) ITRS Geneos
4 19 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.32%) Ansible
6 6 (0.32%) OpenView
7 4 (0.21%) Netcool
8 3 (0.16%) Nagios
9 2 (0.11%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.054%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.054%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.054%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.054%) Linux-HA
10 1 (0.054%) Mesos
10 1 (0.054%) Oozie
10 1 (0.054%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.054%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 252 (13.51%) Oracle
2 134 (7.18%) Sybase
3 111 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 93 (4.99%) Bloomberg
5 87 (4.66%) Murex
6 54 (2.90%) Red Hat
7 52 (2.79%) Charles River
8 43 (2.31%) Informatica
9 41 (2.20%) Calypso
10 40 (2.14%) HP
11 35 (1.88%) SimCorp
12 33 (1.77%) Eze Castle Integration
13 27 (1.45%) VMware
14 26 (1.39%) Fidessa
15 24 (1.29%) Reuters
16 20 (1.07%) Sun
16 20 (1.07%) SunGard
17 17 (0.91%) ION Trading
18 16 (0.86%) SAP
19 13 (0.70%) IBM
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per month + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive Salary and Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago