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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 101 104 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 4 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.070% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.20% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £42,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.87%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.09%
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
496 502 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.35% 35.10% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 318 306 243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,350 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (50.00%) Front Office
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Equities
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) F#
3 2 (33.33%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Reuters
4 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Front Office
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Market Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Market Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Equities
1 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Exotic Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Fund Management
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) F#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Reuters
1 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
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