The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Derivatives
UK / Scotland
Rank 127 128 133
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 8 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 1.08% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 2.51% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Median salary £35,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +7.31%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
863 1277 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.00% 43.29% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 565 753 673
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,100 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Derivative as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Derivative
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Derivative Salary Trend in Scotland

Derivative
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 6 - -
Edinburgh +3 2 £35,000 -36.36%
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Banking
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) Asset Management
4 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (47.37%) OTC Derivatives
5 8 (42.11%) Investment Banking
5 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
5 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) OO
6 7 (36.84%) Front Office
7 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
7 6 (31.58%) Unix
8 5 (26.32%) OOD
8 5 (26.32%) Charles River
8 5 (26.32%) SDLC
8 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
9 4 (21.05%) Change Control
9 4 (21.05%) SunGard APT
9 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
9 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
9 4 (21.05%) MiFID
9 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
9 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (21.05%) QA
9 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) DB2
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.53%) KDB
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Ant
2 3 (15.79%) Concordion
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Gradle
2 3 (15.79%) Hudson
2 3 (15.79%) JBehave
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 11 (57.89%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Investment Banking
3 7 (36.84%) Front Office
4 4 (21.05%) Back Office
5 2 (10.53%) Legal
6 1 (5.26%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Business Analyst
4 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Java Analyst Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (21.05%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Technical Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Graduate
6 2 (10.53%) Graduate Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Graduate Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) JSON
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (5.26%) J2SE
3 1 (5.26%) JMS
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) STL
3 1 (5.26%) Swing
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (47.37%) OTC Derivatives
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.26%) Equities
4 1 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
4 1 (5.26%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Asset Management
3 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
3 8 (42.11%) OO
3 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
4 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (26.32%) OOD
5 5 (26.32%) SDLC
5 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Change Control
6 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
6 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
6 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
6 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CFA
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) MiFID
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) EMIR
2 1 (5.26%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Charles River
2 4 (21.05%) Bloomberg
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) SunGard
3 3 (15.79%) Perforce
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase