The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 107 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.068% 0.068% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.17% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
Derivative
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
559 578 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.85% 39.37% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 359 364 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Derivative
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the Edinburgh region.

Derivative Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Derivative
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (50.00%) MiFID
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) EMIR
2 1 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Murex
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MiFID
1 1 (50.00%) EMIR
1 1 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Murex