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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 90 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.064% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £70,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
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
509 622 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.48% 39.97% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 299 379 376
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,050
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 August 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 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Investment Management
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VBA
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 3 (33.33%) Equities
3 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (33.33%) Charles River
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Collateral Management
4 2 (22.22%) Physics
4 2 (22.22%) R
4 2 (22.22%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (22.22%) Black-Scholes
4 2 (22.22%) Swaptions
4 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
4 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing

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 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) S-PLUS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Qualitative Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Quantitative Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Credit Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Derivatives Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Platform Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (11.11%) Akka
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Equities
1 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 3 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
2 2 (22.22%) Economics
2 2 (22.22%) Physics
2 2 (22.22%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Investment Management
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Black-Scholes
4 2 (22.22%) Collateral Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 2 (22.22%) R
4 1 (11.11%) F#
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) PhD
2 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Charles River
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft