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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Exotic Derivatives
Rank 890 935 868
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -67
Permanent jobs citing Exotic Derivative 12 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.003% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.027% 0.006% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 16
Average salary £62,500 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £78,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £82,000 £100,000
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
44274 46831 43551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 39.66% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35175 37160 35447
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +32 12 £62,500 -21.87% 1
London +29 12 £62,500 -21.87% 1
City of London +41 7 £53,750 -30.64% 1

Exotic Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (100.00%) Derivative
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) Front Office
5 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
6 6 (35.29%) Fixed Income
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
6 6 (35.29%) Python
6 6 (35.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (35.29%) C++
6 6 (35.29%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) Perl
7 5 (29.41%) VB
7 5 (29.41%) MATLAB
7 5 (29.41%) PhD
7 5 (29.41%) Hybrid Derivative
7 5 (29.41%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (29.41%) Hedge funds
7 5 (29.41%) R
7 5 (29.41%) Market Making
7 5 (29.41%) Mathematica
7 5 (29.41%) Banking
7 5 (29.41%) Retail
7 5 (29.41%) Physics
7 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (17.65%) UNIX

Exotic Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (29.41%) Mathematica
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Front Office
3 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Junior
2 5 (29.41%) Credit Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Excel Developer
4 1 (5.88%) RAD Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Rapid Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) Swing
1 1 (5.88%) Flash
1 1 (5.88%) WinForms
1 1 (5.88%) WCF
1 1 (5.88%) WPF
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Derivative
2 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
3 6 (35.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (35.29%) Fixed Income
4 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) Hybrid Derivative
4 5 (29.41%) Physics
4 5 (29.41%) Hedge funds
5 4 (23.53%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.88%) Market Risk
7 1 (5.88%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
1 6 (35.29%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) Financial Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) Market Making
3 3 (17.65%) RAD
4 1 (5.88%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) Python
5 5 (29.41%) MATLAB
5 5 (29.41%) VB
5 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 5 (29.41%) R
6 3 (17.65%) VBA
7 1 (5.88%) F#
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
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