Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Exotic Derivatives
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1161 1161 1299
Rank change year-on-year 0 +138 -19
Permanent jobs citing Exotic Derivative 33 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.045% 0.024% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 7
UK median annual salary £87,500 £90,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +38.46% -23.53%
10th Percentile £72,875 £78,750 £53,500
90th Percentile £104,125 £95,000 £111,250
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 72,656 70,988 89,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.70% 40.65% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57,054 58,029 71,630
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +19 33 £87,500 -2.78% 4
England +6 33 £87,500 -2.78% 4

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 32 (96.97%) Derivative
2 31 (93.94%) Finance
3 28 (84.85%) Front Office
4 27 (81.82%) Banking
4 27 (81.82%) Investment Banking
5 19 (57.58%) C++
6 17 (51.52%) Java
6 17 (51.52%) Linux
7 16 (48.48%) Python
7 16 (48.48%) Asset Management
8 15 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (42.42%) Market Risk
9 14 (42.42%) Risk Management
10 13 (39.39%) Shell Script
10 13 (39.39%) CORBA
10 13 (39.39%) Apache
10 13 (39.39%) Swing
10 13 (39.39%) Tomcat
10 13 (39.39%) DataSynapse
10 13 (39.39%) Retail Banking
10 13 (39.39%) JIRA
10 13 (39.39%) Release Management
10 13 (39.39%) Wealth Management
10 13 (39.39%) GCC
10 13 (39.39%) TeamCity
10 13 (39.39%) Confluence
10 13 (39.39%) SDLC
10 13 (39.39%) Linux Command Line
10 13 (39.39%) Apache Synapse

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (39.39%) Apache
1 13 (39.39%) Apache Synapse
1 13 (39.39%) Confluence
1 13 (39.39%) DataSynapse
1 13 (39.39%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) GCC
1 13 (39.39%) JIRA
1 13 (39.39%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (93.94%) Finance
2 28 (84.85%) Front Office
3 27 (81.82%) Banking
3 27 (81.82%) Investment Banking
4 13 (39.39%) Retail Banking
5 10 (30.30%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Senior Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Banking Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Banking Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Business Change Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Change Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Finance Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking Project Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Process Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Project Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Qualitative Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Quantitative Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Pricing Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) CORBA
1 13 (39.39%) Swing
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) HTML5
2 2 (6.06%) React
Miscellaneous
1 32 (96.97%) Derivative
2 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (42.42%) Market Risk
4 13 (39.39%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (21.21%) Equities
6 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
6 5 (15.15%) PMI
7 4 (12.12%) Fixed Income
7 4 (12.12%) Hedge funds
8 2 (6.06%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
8 2 (6.06%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Asset Management
2 14 (42.42%) Risk Management
3 13 (39.39%) Release Management
3 13 (39.39%) SDLC
3 13 (39.39%) Wealth Management
4 10 (30.30%) Business Analysis
4 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (30.30%) Target Operating Model
5 8 (24.24%) Mathematics
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) Validation
8 3 (9.09%) Fund Management
8 3 (9.09%) Monte Carlo Method
8 3 (9.09%) Statistics
8 3 (9.09%) Stress Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.06%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (6.06%) ITIL
9 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) C++
2 17 (51.52%) Java
3 16 (48.48%) Python
4 13 (39.39%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.12%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) Groovy
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) Perl
6 2 (6.06%) R
6 2 (6.06%) Scala
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) PMI Certification
3 4 (12.12%) PhD
4 2 (6.06%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (3.03%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) MiFID
2 1 (3.03%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.03%) EMIR
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
1 3 (9.09%) Sybase
2 2 (6.06%) ION Trading