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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 87 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -13
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 13 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.11% 3.40% 4.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.95% 9.00% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 36
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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
441 500 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.76% 37.74% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 300 314 265
Average salary £43,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 23 (76.67%) SQL
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 21 (70.00%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) Linux
4 8 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (20.00%) Credit Risk
5 6 (20.00%) Equities
5 6 (20.00%) Perl
5 6 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) C++
5 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (16.67%) Front Office
6 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (16.67%) Sybase
6 5 (16.67%) ClearCase
6 5 (16.67%) Subversion
6 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (13.33%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (13.33%) Banking
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (10.00%) KDB
8 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (10.00%) UNIX
8 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) KDB
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 5 (16.67%) Subversion
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Front Office
3 4 (13.33%) Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (43.33%) Business Analyst
2 13 (43.33%) Technical Analyst
2 13 (43.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Developer
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Development Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Development Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Scala Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.33%) AS400 Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) RESTful
2 2 (6.67%) Spring
2 2 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Credit Risk
1 6 (20.00%) Equities
2 4 (13.33%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) AS400
5 1 (3.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Systematic Trading
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
4 2 (6.67%) Workflow
4 2 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (3.33%) Data Management
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) SQL
2 21 (70.00%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) Perl
4 6 (20.00%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) C++
4 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) RPG IV
7 1 (3.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (3.33%) MKS