The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Exotic Derivative in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Exotic Derivative over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Exotic Derivatives
Rank 861 871 887
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Exotic Derivative 19 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.019% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 3
Average salary £85,000 £92,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +128.39%
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
41462 42250 43872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.20% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33479 33214 36803
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Exotic Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Exotic Derivative within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Exotic Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exotic Derivative
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Exotic Derivative within the UK.

Exotic Derivative Salary Trend in the UK

Exotic Derivative
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Exotic Derivative over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Exotic Derivative Salary Histogram in the UK

Exotic Derivative
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Exotic Derivative within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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 +8 18 £85,000 -8.10% 1
London +1 18 £85,000 -8.10% 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Exotic Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Exotic 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 Exotic Derivative.

1 25 (100.00%) Derivative
2 18 (72.00%) Finance
3 17 (68.00%) C++
3 17 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (64.00%) UNIX
4 16 (64.00%) OOD
4 16 (64.00%) Requirements Management
4 16 (64.00%) Data Structures
4 16 (64.00%) Algorithms
5 9 (36.00%) C#
6 8 (32.00%) Front Office
7 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (24.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (24.00%) Fixed Income
8 6 (24.00%) Grid Computing
8 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (24.00%) WCF
8 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
9 5 (20.00%) Equities
10 4 (16.00%) TIBCO
10 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (16.00%) DevExpress
10 4 (16.00%) Analytics
11 2 (8.00%) VBA
11 2 (8.00%) OO
12 1 (4.00%) Java
12 1 (4.00%) Perl
12 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
12 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio

Exotic Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Exotic 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 Exotic Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) C++ Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Lead Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Quantitative Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Excel Developer
7 1 (4.00%) RAD Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
1 6 (24.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) Derivative
2 17 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (64.00%) Data Structures
3 16 (64.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (24.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (24.00%) Fixed Income
4 6 (24.00%) Grid Computing
5 5 (20.00%) Equities
6 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (4.00%) Market Risk
7 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
7 1 (4.00%) Physics
7 1 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) OOD
1 16 (64.00%) Requirements Management
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) RAD
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.00%) Market Making
6 1 (4.00%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C++
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) VBA
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.00%) F#
4 1 (4.00%) R
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (4.00%) PhD
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) TIBCO
1 4 (16.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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