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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 199 197 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 23 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
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
1718 1760 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.89% 33.10% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1479 1200
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Birmingham +3 23 £42,500 -
Derivative
England

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (75.00%) SQL
3 19 (67.86%) Banking
4 17 (60.71%) Investment Banking
5 16 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (50.00%) UNIX
6 14 (50.00%) Fixed Income
6 14 (50.00%) Equities
7 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
8 11 (39.29%) Credit Risk
8 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (32.14%) MS Office
9 9 (32.14%) Quality Management
9 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
10 7 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
10 7 (25.00%) Toad
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.00%) ERwin
11 5 (17.86%) Degree
12 4 (14.29%) Legal
12 4 (14.29%) Front Office
13 3 (10.71%) Back Office
14 2 (7.14%) Economics
14 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
14 2 (7.14%) Credit Derivative
14 2 (7.14%) MiFID
14 2 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
14 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
14 2 (7.14%) QA
14 2 (7.14%) Wealth Management

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) KDB
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Toad
1 7 (25.00%) ERwin
General
1 28 (100.00%) Finance
2 19 (67.86%) Banking
3 17 (60.71%) Investment Banking
4 7 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (14.29%) Legal
5 4 (14.29%) Front Office
6 3 (10.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 12 (42.86%) Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) Business Analyst
4 9 (32.14%) Risk Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Applications Support Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Support Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Applications Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 14 (50.00%) Equities
3 11 (39.29%) Credit Risk
3 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Market Risk
4 2 (7.14%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (7.14%) Economics
4 2 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Quality Management
1 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
2 2 (7.14%) Wealth Management
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) Project Management
2 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
2 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
2 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ACCA
2 1 (3.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) MiFID
1 2 (7.14%) QA
1 2 (7.14%) EMIR
1 2 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Netcool
1 2 (7.14%) Nagios
1 2 (7.14%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Murex
2 2 (7.14%) Bloomberg
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle