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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 88 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% - 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £70,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
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
502 506 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.94% 36.43% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 247 308 337
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Derivative as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 4 (40.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 4 (40.00%) Black-Scholes
3 4 (40.00%) R
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Presales
3 4 (40.00%) Credit Derivative
3 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Economics
3 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (40.00%) Physics
3 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (40.00%) Stress Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) VBA
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) PhD
3 4 (40.00%) SAS
3 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 4 (40.00%) Banking

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Credit Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Qualitative Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Quantitative Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Platform Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (10.00%) Akka
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 4 (40.00%) Credit Derivative
2 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (40.00%) Economics
2 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Equities
3 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (20.00%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (20.00%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Black-Scholes
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Monte Carlo Method
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Presales
2 4 (40.00%) Stress Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Collateral Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 4 (40.00%) R
3 4 (40.00%) VBA
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Charles River
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Core-Asset Consulting Ltd
Salary: Not disclosed
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago