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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 212 184 198
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.12% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.39% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £27,500 £51,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.60% +8.42%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +16.66%
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
1475 1295 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.94% 30.92% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1051 1227
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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
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 3 March 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
Birmingham -21 2 £27,500 -47.11%
Derivative
England

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (89.47%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) UNIX
2 15 (78.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) Banking
3 13 (68.42%) Investment Banking
3 13 (68.42%) Shell Script
3 13 (68.42%) Fixed Income
3 13 (68.42%) Equities
4 7 (36.84%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (21.05%) Front Office
5 4 (21.05%) Legal
6 3 (15.79%) Back Office
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby
7 2 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (10.53%) Content Management
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) MiFID
7 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
7 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
7 2 (10.53%) Market Risk
7 2 (10.53%) Drupal
7 2 (10.53%) KDB
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
7 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) MariaDB

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) KDB
1 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Banking
3 13 (68.42%) Investment Banking
4 7 (36.84%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (21.05%) Legal
5 4 (21.05%) Front Office
6 3 (15.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Applications Support
2 3 (15.79%) Support Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Manager
3 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) JMS
1 2 (10.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (68.42%) Fixed Income
2 13 (68.42%) Equities
3 2 (10.53%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
3 2 (10.53%) Market Risk
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL
1 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
1 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
1 2 (10.53%) Project Management
1 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
1 2 (10.53%) Scrum
1 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
1 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (10.53%) Content Management
1 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
1 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (10.53%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) MiFID
1 2 (10.53%) EMIR
1 2 (10.53%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Netcool
1 2 (10.53%) Nagios
1 2 (10.53%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) Murex
1 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg