Period
to 18 February 2020

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 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Exotic Derivatives
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 919 1101 1183
Rank change year-on-year +182 +82 -3
Permanent jobs citing Exotic Derivative 101 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.029% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.072% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 101 43 20
UK median annual salary £135,000 £82,500 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.64% -5.71% -2.78%
10th Percentile £71,250 £56,250 £72,875
90th Percentile £161,250 £110,000 £104,125
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 47,854 59,683 67,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.51% 39.63% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36,794 45,225 52,368
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £30,189 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.65% +1.18%

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 2020.

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 2020. 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 +177 101 £135,000 +63.64%
London +132 101 £135,000 +63.64%

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, 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 99 (98.02%) Equities
2 90 (89.11%) Derivative
3 89 (88.12%) Investment Management
3 89 (88.12%) Asset Management
3 89 (88.12%) Hedge funds
4 88 (87.13%) Finance
5 77 (76.24%) Fixed Income
6 71 (70.30%) Front Office
7 70 (69.31%) Equity Derivative
8 69 (68.32%) C#
8 69 (68.32%) C++
8 69 (68.32%) Python
9 66 (65.35%) Banking
10 60 (59.41%) Java
11 58 (57.43%) JavaScript
11 58 (57.43%) J2EE
11 58 (57.43%) Web Services
11 58 (57.43%) Software Engineering
11 58 (57.43%) Artificial Intelligence
11 58 (57.43%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (57.43%) Performance Management
11 58 (57.43%) Azure
11 58 (57.43%) AWS
11 58 (57.43%) Open Source
11 58 (57.43%) Google
11 58 (57.43%) Mentoring
11 58 (57.43%) GCP
11 58 (57.43%) Performance Attribution
12 33 (32.67%) Portfolio Management
12 33 (32.67%) Pair Programming

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 25 (24.75%) FINCAD Analytics
2 19 (18.81%) Front Arena
2 19 (18.81%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 58 (57.43%) AWS
1 58 (57.43%) Azure
1 58 (57.43%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) Amazon Athena
1 25 (24.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 25 (24.75%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
General
1 88 (87.13%) Finance
2 71 (70.30%) Front Office
3 66 (65.35%) Banking
4 9 (8.91%) Advertising
5 5 (4.95%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (29.70%) Engineering Manager
2 28 (27.72%) Development Manager
3 23 (22.77%) Analytics Manager
3 23 (22.77%) Data Analytics Manager
4 22 (21.78%) Analyst
5 21 (20.79%) Data Manager
6 19 (18.81%) Product Manager
6 19 (18.81%) Product Owner
6 19 (18.81%) Software Product Manager
7 12 (11.88%) Business Analyst
7 12 (11.88%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 10 (9.90%) Qualitative Analyst
8 10 (9.90%) Quantitative Analyst
9 2 (1.98%) Data Analysis Manager
9 2 (1.98%) Developer
9 2 (1.98%) Finance Manager
9 2 (1.98%) Java Developer
9 2 (1.98%) Software Engineering Manager
9 2 (1.98%) Software Manager
10 1 (0.99%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (57.43%) J2EE
1 58 (57.43%) Web Services
2 1 (0.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 99 (98.02%) Equities
2 90 (89.11%) Derivative
3 89 (88.12%) Hedge funds
4 77 (76.24%) Fixed Income
5 70 (69.31%) Equity Derivative
6 29 (28.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 19 (18.81%) OTC Derivatives
8 12 (11.88%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (10.89%) Credit Risk
10 10 (9.90%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) Linux
1 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (88.12%) Asset Management
1 89 (88.12%) Investment Management
2 58 (57.43%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (57.43%) Artificial Intelligence
2 58 (57.43%) Mentoring
2 58 (57.43%) Open Source
2 58 (57.43%) Performance Attribution
2 58 (57.43%) Performance Management
2 58 (57.43%) Software Engineering
3 33 (32.67%) Pair Programming
3 33 (32.67%) Portfolio Management
4 25 (24.75%) Analytics
4 25 (24.75%) Data Analytics
4 25 (24.75%) Decision-Making
4 25 (24.75%) Migration
5 12 (11.88%) Business Analysis
5 12 (11.88%) Mathematics
6 10 (9.90%) Physics
6 10 (9.90%) Risk Management
6 10 (9.90%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 69 (68.32%) C#
1 69 (68.32%) C++
1 69 (68.32%) Python
2 60 (59.41%) Java
3 58 (57.43%) JavaScript
4 25 (24.75%) Kotlin
5 10 (9.90%) MATLAB
5 10 (9.90%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Degree
1 10 (9.90%) Master's Degree
1 10 (9.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) Dodd-Frank
1 10 (9.90%) EMIR
1 10 (9.90%) MiFID
Vendors
1 58 (57.43%) Google
2 25 (24.75%) Bloomberg
3 19 (18.81%) Calypso
3 19 (18.81%) Charles River
3 19 (18.81%) Eze Software Group
3 19 (18.81%) Fidessa
3 19 (18.81%) Murex
3 19 (18.81%) SimCorp
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle
4 1 (0.99%) Sybase