The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 216 210 183
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.040% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -46.34%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +41.17%
Derivative
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1891 1611 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.83% 32.59% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1382 1169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Derivative
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the West Midlands region.

Derivative Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Derivative
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Derivative across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Derivative Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Derivative
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
Birmingham +1 11 £26,000 -5.45%
Derivative
England

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) Banking
3 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (52.94%) Degree
4 9 (52.94%) C++
4 9 (52.94%) Python
5 8 (47.06%) Equities
6 6 (35.29%) Retail
6 6 (35.29%) Investment Banking
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) Unix
7 5 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (29.41%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (23.53%) Spring
8 4 (23.53%) Sybase
8 4 (23.53%) DB2
8 4 (23.53%) Java
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
8 4 (23.53%) Apache CXF
8 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
9 2 (11.76%) Fintech
9 2 (11.76%) QA
9 2 (11.76%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (11.76%) Front Office
9 2 (11.76%) Perl
9 2 (11.76%) Data Management

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) DB2
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) Banking
3 6 (35.29%) Investment Banking
3 6 (35.29%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (11.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Quantitative Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Apache CXF
1 4 (23.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (47.06%) Equities
3 5 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (23.53%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (11.76%) Fintech
5 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Data Management
2 2 (11.76%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C++
1 9 (52.94%) Python
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Sybase