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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 81 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 24 48 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.86% 3.42% 4.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.83% 9.28% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 30
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
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
497 517 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.50% 36.88% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 313 348 257
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

Derivative Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 35 (89.74%) SQL
2 33 (84.62%) Finance
3 24 (61.54%) Python
4 18 (46.15%) Business Analysis
5 15 (38.46%) Front Office
6 14 (35.90%) Java
7 12 (30.77%) Sybase
7 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
9 8 (20.51%) Banking
9 8 (20.51%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.95%) SDLC
11 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
11 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.38%) Subversion
12 5 (12.82%) Maven
12 5 (12.82%) Fixed Income
12 5 (12.82%) jQuery
12 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
12 5 (12.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (12.82%) ClearCase
12 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
12 5 (12.82%) System Integration Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Analytics
13 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
13 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
13 4 (10.26%) Low Latency
13 4 (10.26%) Time Management

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (2.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) KDB
3 1 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Subversion
2 5 (12.82%) Maven
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (84.62%) Finance
2 15 (38.46%) Front Office
3 8 (20.51%) Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Legal
5 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
1 18 (46.15%) Business Analyst
2 16 (41.03%) Developer
3 14 (35.90%) Technical Analyst
3 14 (35.90%) Technical Business Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Real Time Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) WPF Developer
6 1 (2.56%) DBA
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) jQuery
2 4 (10.26%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (10.26%) HTML5
2 4 (10.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) J2EE
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) JSP
3 1 (2.56%) Servlets
3 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.56%) Spring
3 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.56%) MyBatis
3 1 (2.56%) WPF
3 1 (2.56%) Django
3 1 (2.56%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Equity Derivative
2 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (12.82%) Fixed Income
4 4 (10.26%) Equities
4 4 (10.26%) Economics
4 4 (10.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
4 4 (10.26%) Commodity Exotics
5 3 (7.69%) Market Risk
6 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.56%) RIA
7 1 (2.56%) iSeries
7 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.56%) User Experience
7 1 (2.56%) AS400
7 1 (2.56%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) UNIX
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 7 (17.95%) SDLC
3 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.82%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (12.82%) Analytics
5 4 (10.26%) Low Latency
5 4 (10.26%) Time Management
5 4 (10.26%) Open Source
5 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
5 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) OOP
5 4 (10.26%) OO
5 4 (10.26%) RAD
5 4 (10.26%) SOA
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
5 4 (10.26%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) SQL
2 24 (61.54%) Python
3 14 (35.90%) Java
4 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
6 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.26%) Perl
7 4 (10.26%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) C#
8 1 (2.56%) RPG
8 1 (2.56%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Sybase
2 1 (2.56%) MKS
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle