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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Exotic Derivatives
Rank 864 916 869
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -47
Permanent jobs citing Exotic Derivative 9 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.003% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.022% 0.006% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £78,000 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £82,000 £96,000
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
41812 47629 43118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.58% 40.28% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33090 38020 35068
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,523
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Exotic Derivative Salary Histogram in the UK

Exotic Derivative
Top 3 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 29 May 2015. 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
London +60 9 £55,000 -31.25% 1
England +52 9 £55,000 -31.25% 1
City of London +45 6 £62,500 -19.35%

Exotic Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 21 (95.45%) Derivative
2 15 (68.18%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (40.91%) C++
4 9 (40.91%) Front Office
5 8 (36.36%) Fixed Income
5 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (31.82%) Degree
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) VBA
7 6 (27.27%) UNIX
7 6 (27.27%) OO
7 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 6 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
8 5 (22.73%) Hybrid Derivative
8 5 (22.73%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) Retail
8 5 (22.73%) Financial Modelling
8 5 (22.73%) Python
8 5 (22.73%) VB
8 5 (22.73%) Java
9 4 (18.18%) Perl
9 4 (18.18%) RAD
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) MATLAB
9 4 (18.18%) PhD
9 4 (18.18%) OOD
9 4 (18.18%) Mathematica
9 4 (18.18%) Data Structures

Exotic Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (18.18%) Mathematica
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Front Office
3 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Credit Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) Excel Developer
5 3 (13.64%) RAD Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Quantitative Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Rapid Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) Derivative
2 8 (36.36%) Fixed Income
2 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 5 (22.73%) Hybrid Derivative
5 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
5 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
5 4 (18.18%) Hedge funds
5 4 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) Physics
6 3 (13.64%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (13.64%) Market Risk
7 2 (9.09%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) OO
1 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 5 (22.73%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) RAD
3 4 (18.18%) OOD
3 4 (18.18%) Market Making
3 4 (18.18%) SDLC
3 4 (18.18%) Requirements Management
4 2 (9.09%) Fund Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) VBA
4 5 (22.73%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) VB
4 5 (22.73%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 4 (18.18%) MATLAB
5 4 (18.18%) R
6 2 (9.09%) F#
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) PhD
3 2 (9.09%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
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Nicoll Curtin
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