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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 95 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.36% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.00% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £55,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +21.62%
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
487 498 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.02% 35.50% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 283 302 272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
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 27 February 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 6 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (62.50%) Front Office
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Equities
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) VBA
4 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (37.50%) FINCAD Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) F#
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Exotic Derivative
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Fund Management
5 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
5 2 (25.00%) Postgraduate
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Front Office
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Market Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Market Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (50.00%) Equities
3 2 (25.00%) Exotic Derivative
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (12.50%) Market Risk
4 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
4 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Fund Management
3 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) VBA
2 3 (37.50%) F#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Postgraduate
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) MiFID
1 1 (12.50%) EMIR
1 1 (12.50%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Murex
2 1 (12.50%) Reuters
2 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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