Period
to 19 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Exotic Derivative in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Exotic Derivative over the 6 months to 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Exotic Derivatives
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1068 1107 1151
Rank change year-on-year +39 +44 +110
Permanent jobs citing Exotic Derivative 30 79 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.046% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.053% 0.12% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 30 79 29
UK median annual salary £92,500 £87,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% -2.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £61,875 £65,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £120,000 £97,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Exotic Derivative is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 56,422 67,055 67,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.26% 38.95% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42,226 51,746 53,396
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -3.06%
10th Percentile £29,375 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Exotic Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Exotic Derivative as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Exotic Derivative 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.

Salary trend for Exotic Derivative in the UK

Exotic Derivative
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Exotic Derivative over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Exotic Derivative in the UK

Exotic Derivative
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Exotic Derivative within the UK over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 30 £92,500 +5.71%
London +33 30 £92,500 +5.71%

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, IT jobs citing Exotic Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Exotic Derivative.

1 20 (66.67%) Front Office
2 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 19 (63.33%) Mathematics
3 16 (53.33%) Equities
3 16 (53.33%) Derivative
4 15 (50.00%) Credit Risk
5 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 12 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (40.00%) Java
6 11 (36.67%) C#
6 11 (36.67%) C++
7 10 (33.33%) Asset Management
7 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
8 9 (30.00%) Hedge funds
9 8 (26.67%) Banking
9 8 (26.67%) Electronic Trading
10 7 (23.33%) Credit Risk Management
10 7 (23.33%) Master's Degree
10 7 (23.33%) EMIR
10 7 (23.33%) Dodd-Frank
10 7 (23.33%) Degree
10 7 (23.33%) MiFID
10 7 (23.33%) Market Risk
10 7 (23.33%) Physics
10 7 (23.33%) Stochastic Calculus
10 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
10 7 (23.33%) Advertising
10 7 (23.33%) Validation
10 7 (23.33%) PhD
10 7 (23.33%) MATLAB

Exotic Derivative
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (66.67%) Front Office
2 19 (63.33%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) Banking
4 7 (23.33%) Advertising
5 5 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Front Office Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Credit Risk Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Credit Risk Java Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Finance Business Analyst
5 8 (26.67%) Financial Analyst
5 8 (26.67%) Java Pricing Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Pricing Developer
6 7 (23.33%) Qualitative Analyst
6 7 (23.33%) Quantitative Analyst
7 5 (16.67%) Asset Management Analyst
7 5 (16.67%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 5 (16.67%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 5 (16.67%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Derivative
1 16 (53.33%) Equities
2 15 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 12 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (30.00%) Hedge funds
5 7 (23.33%) Market Risk
6 6 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (16.67%) Fixed Income
7 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
7 5 (16.67%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
1 5 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Mathematics
2 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 10 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 8 (26.67%) Electronic Trading
5 7 (23.33%) Credit Risk Management
5 7 (23.33%) Physics
5 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
5 7 (23.33%) Stochastic Calculus
5 7 (23.33%) Validation
6 6 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (13.33%) Quantitative Finance
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL
8 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) C++
3 7 (23.33%) MATLAB
4 6 (20.00%) R
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
1 7 (23.33%) Master's Degree
1 7 (23.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) Dodd-Frank
1 7 (23.33%) EMIR
1 7 (23.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
1 5 (16.67%) Sybase