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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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
454 533 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.75% 34.57% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 282 323 224
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 June 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 4 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Front Office
2 3 (60.00%) Equities
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Postgraduate
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Exotic Derivative
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (40.00%) F#
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) FINCAD Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Front Office
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (60.00%) Equities
3 2 (40.00%) Exotic Derivative
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) F#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Postgraduate
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) EMIR
1 1 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (20.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Murex
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus and training
Posted: 3 days ago