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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 75 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 20 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.89% 1.15% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.54% 2.31% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 1
Average salary £95,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.87% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
361 563 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.12% 49.78% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 253 321 201
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 2014.

Derivative Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 37 (58.73%) Data Modelling
2 35 (55.56%) Java
2 35 (55.56%) XML
3 33 (52.38%) XML Messaging
4 30 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (47.62%) SQL
5 29 (46.03%) Scrum
6 28 (44.44%) Finance
7 27 (42.86%) Back Office
7 27 (42.86%) OOP
7 27 (42.86%) OO
7 27 (42.86%) RDBMS
7 27 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 27 (42.86%) Multithreading
7 27 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (42.86%) Relational Database
8 15 (23.81%) Change Management
8 15 (23.81%) Python
8 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
8 15 (23.81%) Coaching
9 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 11 (17.46%) Credit Risk
11 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 9 (14.29%) Equities
12 8 (12.70%) Sybase
12 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
13 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (9.52%) Subversion
14 6 (9.52%) Equity Derivative

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 27 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) ClearCase
1 6 (9.52%) Subversion
1 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) JUnit
2 2 (3.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.17%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (3.17%) ERwin
General
1 28 (44.44%) Finance
2 27 (42.86%) Back Office
3 6 (9.52%) Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.76%) Legal
6 2 (3.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Analyst
3 15 (23.81%) Lead Developer
4 12 (19.05%) Business Analyst
5 11 (17.46%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (17.46%) Technical Business Analyst
6 9 (14.29%) Technical Leader
6 9 (14.29%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 9 (14.29%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 9 (14.29%) Lead Business Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) SQL Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Data Modeller
8 6 (9.52%) Architect
8 6 (9.52%) Data Architect
9 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Systems Architect
11 2 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) QA Test Manager
11 2 (3.17%) QA Leader
11 2 (3.17%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (55.56%) XML
2 33 (52.38%) XML Messaging
3 6 (9.52%) Middleware
3 6 (9.52%) SOAP
3 6 (9.52%) Web Services
3 6 (9.52%) Apache CXF
4 4 (6.35%) Spring
5 2 (3.17%) JSON
5 2 (3.17%) iBATIS
5 2 (3.17%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (3.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (17.46%) Credit Risk
3 9 (14.29%) Equities
4 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.52%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.17%) Market Risk
7 2 (3.17%) Reference Data
7 2 (3.17%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) UNIX
1 6 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (58.73%) Data Modelling
2 30 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (46.03%) Scrum
4 27 (42.86%) OOP
4 27 (42.86%) OO
4 27 (42.86%) Multithreading
4 27 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 15 (23.81%) Coaching
5 15 (23.81%) Change Management
6 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (6.35%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (3.17%) Analytics
9 2 (3.17%) System Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Time Management
9 2 (3.17%) Data Architecture
9 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.17%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (55.56%) Java
2 30 (47.62%) SQL
3 15 (23.81%) Python
4 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.35%) C#
6 4 (6.35%) C++
7 2 (3.17%) Perl
7 2 (3.17%) Scala
7 2 (3.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Sybase
2 6 (9.52%) IBM
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft