The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Exotic Derivatives
Rank 909 844 835
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -9
Permanent jobs citing Exotic Derivative 6 25 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.023% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.016% 0.070% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 33
Average salary £90,000 £90,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £31,000
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37178 35593 38853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.59% 32.69% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29538 28849 32915
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 July 2014 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 24 July 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 -44 6 £90,000 -
London -51 6 £90,000 -
City of London -6 1 £77,500 +19.23%

Exotic Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (100.00%) Derivative
2 9 (90.00%) Front Office
3 8 (80.00%) C#
4 7 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (50.00%) Fixed Income
5 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (50.00%) WCF
6 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (40.00%) Grid Computing
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 4 (40.00%) C++
6 4 (40.00%) Python
7 3 (30.00%) PhD
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) Equities
7 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) Physics
8 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (20.00%) DevExpress
8 2 (20.00%) Hedge funds
8 2 (20.00%) R
8 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
8 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (20.00%) Mathematica
8 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (20.00%) Perl
8 2 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
8 2 (20.00%) MATLAB

Exotic Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (20.00%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Summit
General
1 9 (90.00%) Front Office
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Derivative
2 7 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (40.00%) Grid Computing
5 3 (30.00%) Equities
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Physics
6 2 (20.00%) Hedge funds
6 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) R
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) EMIR
1 1 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) DevExpress
1 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (10.00%) Murex
2 1 (10.00%) Calypso