Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Exotic Derivatives
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1142 1152 1265
Rank change year-on-year +10 +113 +24
Permanent jobs citing Exotic Derivative 51 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.016% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.067% 0.037% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 14
UK median annual salary £87,500 £90,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +38.46% -23.53%
10th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £97,500 £107,125
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 75,633 72,664 89,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.67% 42.43% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59,635 59,096 72,152
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,564
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.19% +7.92%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%

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 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 2018. 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
London +9 51 £87,500 -2.78% 8
England -9 51 £87,500 -2.78% 8

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 47 (92.16%) Finance
2 45 (88.24%) Equities
3 44 (86.27%) Derivative
3 44 (86.27%) Front Office
4 40 (78.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 38 (74.51%) C#
6 36 (70.59%) Fixed Income
7 35 (68.63%) Asset Management
8 32 (62.75%) Front Arena
8 32 (62.75%) Software Engineering
9 31 (60.78%) SimCorp
9 31 (60.78%) Calypso
9 31 (60.78%) Charles River
9 31 (60.78%) thinkFolio
9 31 (60.78%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (60.78%) Eagle PACE
9 31 (60.78%) DevOps
9 31 (60.78%) Continuous Deployment
10 25 (49.02%) FXall
11 22 (43.14%) SQL
12 18 (35.29%) Investment Management
13 17 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
13 17 (33.33%) TeamCity
13 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
13 17 (33.33%) .NET
13 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (33.33%) TDD
14 15 (29.41%) Degree

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:

Business Applications
1 32 (62.75%) Front Arena
2 31 (60.78%) Eagle PACE
2 31 (60.78%) thinkFolio
3 8 (15.69%) Bloomberg AIM
4 5 (9.80%) Markit EDM
5 2 (3.92%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 17 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 17 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 12 (23.53%) MSBuild
3 4 (7.84%) NUnit
3 4 (7.84%) Selenium
3 4 (7.84%) SpecFlow
General
1 47 (92.16%) Finance
2 44 (86.27%) Front Office
3 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 8 (15.69%) Investment Banking
4 7 (13.73%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) Analyst
3 14 (27.45%) Development Manager
3 14 (27.45%) Finance Manager
4 13 (25.49%) C# Developer
5 12 (23.53%) AWS Developer
5 12 (23.53%) AWS DevOps
5 12 (23.53%) DevOps Developer
5 12 (23.53%) Qualitative Analyst
5 12 (23.53%) Quantitative Analyst
6 8 (15.69%) Digital Developer
7 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Agile Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Developer in Test
9 3 (5.88%) Pricing Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) SQL Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) SQL Support Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Unix Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) SOAP
3 2 (3.92%) CSS
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 2 (3.92%) HTML5
3 2 (3.92%) React
Miscellaneous
1 45 (88.24%) Equities
2 44 (86.27%) Derivative
3 40 (78.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 36 (70.59%) Fixed Income
5 14 (27.45%) Hedge funds
6 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
6 8 (15.69%) Market Risk
7 7 (13.73%) Credit Risk
8 4 (7.84%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (3.92%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Asset Management
2 32 (62.75%) Software Engineering
3 31 (60.78%) Continuous Deployment
3 31 (60.78%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (60.78%) DevOps
4 18 (35.29%) Investment Management
5 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (33.33%) TDD
6 15 (29.41%) Mathematics
7 14 (27.45%) Line Management
7 14 (27.45%) Mentoring
7 14 (27.45%) Performance Management
8 12 (23.53%) Validation
9 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
10 7 (13.73%) Financial Modelling
10 7 (13.73%) Physics
10 7 (13.73%) Stochastic Calculus
11 6 (11.76%) Credit Risk Management
12 5 (9.80%) Monte Carlo Method
12 5 (9.80%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (74.51%) C#
2 22 (43.14%) SQL
3 13 (25.49%) C++
4 12 (23.53%) MATLAB
5 10 (19.61%) R
6 5 (9.80%) Python
7 3 (5.88%) Java
8 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.92%) Groovy
8 2 (3.92%) Java 8
8 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.92%) Perl
8 2 (3.92%) Scala
8 2 (3.92%) VBA
9 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Degree
2 10 (19.61%) PhD
3 7 (13.73%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.92%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) Dodd-Frank
1 6 (11.76%) EMIR
1 6 (11.76%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) Calypso
1 31 (60.78%) Charles River
1 31 (60.78%) SimCorp
2 25 (49.02%) FXall
3 8 (15.69%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.92%) ION Trading
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Sybase
5 1 (1.96%) SunGard