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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 89 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.063% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.15% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £60,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
437 647 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.09% 40.72% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 285 372 412
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £61,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 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 5 (71.43%) Investment Management
2 3 (42.86%) OTC Derivatives
2 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (42.86%) Charles River
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Equities
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Collateral Management
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Swaptions
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) F#
4 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Akka
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
4 1 (14.29%) C#

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Derivatives Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Platform Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (14.29%) Akka
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Equities
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (42.86%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Swaptions
3 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Investment Management
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Collateral Management
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) F#
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Charles River
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft