The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 85 62 37
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -25
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 17 54 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.42% 3.94% 6.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.01% 10.55% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 54
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
424 512 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.33% 37.32% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 284 340 306
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £60,000 £61,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Derivative
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the Glasgow region.

Derivative Salary Trend in Glasgow

Derivative
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Derivative across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Derivative Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 24 (77.42%) Finance
3 22 (70.97%) Python
4 15 (48.39%) Business Analysis
5 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
5 10 (32.26%) Sybase
6 8 (25.81%) Java
6 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
6 8 (25.81%) Front Office
6 8 (25.81%) SDLC
7 7 (22.58%) Subversion
7 7 (22.58%) ClearCase
7 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
8 6 (19.35%) Banking
8 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
9 4 (12.90%) Open Source
9 4 (12.90%) HTML5
9 4 (12.90%) KDB
9 4 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (12.90%) Capacity Management
9 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (12.90%) jQuery
9 4 (12.90%) HTML
9 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.90%) Perl
9 4 (12.90%) RAD
9 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (12.90%) Equities
10 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) KDB
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) ClearCase
1 7 (22.58%) Subversion
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) Maven
General
1 24 (77.42%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Front Office
3 6 (19.35%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
1 15 (48.39%) Business Analyst
2 14 (45.16%) Technical Business Analyst
2 14 (45.16%) Technical Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) Developer
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Real Time Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.23%) AS400 Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
1 4 (12.90%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (12.90%) jQuery
1 4 (12.90%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (12.90%) Equities
2 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk
2 3 (9.68%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 3 (9.68%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) iSeries
3 1 (3.23%) Commodity Exotics
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Economics
3 1 (3.23%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Business Analysis
2 8 (25.81%) SDLC
3 4 (12.90%) Open Source
3 4 (12.90%) Capacity Management
3 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (12.90%) RAD
4 3 (9.68%) OOP
4 3 (9.68%) OO
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Analytics
4 3 (9.68%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 22 (70.97%) Python
3 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
3 8 (25.81%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) RPG
7 1 (3.23%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Sybase
2 1 (3.23%) MKS