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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 87 78 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 28 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.05% 1.57% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.84% 4.21% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 13
Average salary - £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +27.77%
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
578 404 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.31% 37.27% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 299 263 271
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 43 (86.00%) SQL
2 36 (72.00%) Java
3 26 (52.00%) Python
4 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (48.00%) C++
6 23 (46.00%) C#
6 23 (46.00%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (42.00%) Unix
7 21 (42.00%) TDD
8 20 (40.00%) Relational Database
9 19 (38.00%) Unit Testing
9 19 (38.00%) XML
9 19 (38.00%) Finance
10 18 (36.00%) Equity Derivative
11 17 (34.00%) FIX Protocol
11 17 (34.00%) Sybase
12 16 (32.00%) Linux
12 16 (32.00%) Fixed Income
12 16 (32.00%) Refactoring
13 15 (30.00%) Market Risk
13 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (30.00%) System Testing
14 14 (28.00%) BDD
14 14 (28.00%) Analytics
14 14 (28.00%) Banking
14 14 (28.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (28.00%) OO
15 13 (26.00%) Risk Management
15 13 (26.00%) Ruby
15 13 (26.00%) Risk Analytics

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (22.00%) MQSeries
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) GemFire
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (26.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (22.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (22.00%) BigTable
3 11 (22.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (8.00%) Hazelcast
6 4 (8.00%) QlikView
7 3 (6.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (16.00%) Subversion
2 5 (10.00%) Maven
3 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
3 4 (8.00%) Hudson
3 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 14 (28.00%) Banking
3 12 (24.00%) Legal
4 11 (22.00%) Back Office
5 7 (14.00%) Front Office
5 7 (14.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
4 10 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 10 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Python Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Business Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Technical Business Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) C++ GUI Developer
7 5 (10.00%) GUI Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
9 3 (6.00%) C++ Applications Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) XML
2 17 (34.00%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (22.00%) Middleware
3 11 (22.00%) XML Schema
4 10 (20.00%) .NET
5 9 (18.00%) Web Services
6 7 (14.00%) Spring
7 5 (10.00%) WPF
8 4 (8.00%) Ext JS
8 4 (8.00%) FIXML
8 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (8.00%) HTML
8 4 (8.00%) J2EE
8 4 (8.00%) JSP
8 4 (8.00%) MFC
8 4 (8.00%) Pyramid
8 4 (8.00%) RESTful
8 4 (8.00%) SOAP
8 4 (8.00%) STL
8 4 (8.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (36.00%) Equity Derivative
3 16 (32.00%) Fixed Income
4 15 (30.00%) Market Risk
5 14 (28.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (16.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (12.00%) Equities
9 3 (6.00%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (4.00%) Commodity Exotics
10 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
10 2 (4.00%) Economics
11 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Unix
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 12 (24.00%) Windows
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) TDD
3 19 (38.00%) Unit Testing
4 16 (32.00%) Refactoring
5 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (30.00%) System Testing
6 14 (28.00%) Analytics
6 14 (28.00%) BDD
6 14 (28.00%) OO
7 13 (26.00%) Electronic Trading
7 13 (26.00%) Risk Analytics
7 13 (26.00%) Risk Management
8 11 (22.00%) Complex Event Processing
9 10 (20.00%) Multithreading
10 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
10 9 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (14.00%) Market Making
11 7 (14.00%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (12.00%) Coaching
12 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) SQL
2 36 (72.00%) Java
3 26 (52.00%) Python
4 24 (48.00%) C++
5 23 (46.00%) C#
6 13 (26.00%) Ruby
7 11 (22.00%) Shell Script
7 11 (22.00%) XPath
8 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 7 (14.00%) Perl
10 6 (12.00%) Smalltalk
11 5 (10.00%) VC++
12 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Control-M
1 3 (6.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Sybase
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Informatica
4 3 (6.00%) Sun