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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 132 138 134
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 14 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.56% 0.84% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% 2.01% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 7
Median salary £53,750 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £52,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
Derivative
UK

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
940 1390 1372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.51% 41.72% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 543 825 884
Median salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,995 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Derivative across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Derivative Salary Histogram 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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 13 £53,750 +2.38% 1
Edinburgh +14 1 - - 1
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 54 (78.26%) Java
2 42 (60.87%) SQL
2 42 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (55.07%) Finance
4 35 (50.72%) Python
5 33 (47.83%) OO
6 30 (43.48%) Degree
7 27 (39.13%) OTC Derivatives
8 26 (37.68%) C++
9 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (31.88%) Unit Testing
10 19 (27.54%) System Integration Testing
10 19 (27.54%) Linux
11 18 (26.09%) Unix
12 17 (24.64%) Service Delivery
12 17 (24.64%) Grid Computing
12 17 (24.64%) Translating Business Requirements
12 17 (24.64%) Integration Testing
12 17 (24.64%) Credit Risk
12 17 (24.64%) Monte Carlo Method
13 14 (20.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (18.84%) Equities
14 13 (18.84%) Risk Management
15 12 (17.39%) QA
16 11 (15.94%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (15.94%) Time Management
16 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
16 11 (15.94%) Front Office
16 11 (15.94%) Sybase
16 11 (15.94%) Fixed Income

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.90%) Apache
1 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Eikon
1 3 (4.35%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) KDB
1 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.35%) MS Access
3 1 (1.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) DB2
3 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.14%) Cucumber
2 7 (10.14%) Selenium
3 4 (5.80%) JUnit
3 4 (5.80%) Maven
4 3 (4.35%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.90%) Ant
5 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA
5 2 (2.90%) Subversion
6 1 (1.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.45%) JMeter
General
1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Front Office
3 10 (14.49%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Legal
5 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.35%) Back Office
6 3 (4.35%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (65.22%) Developer
2 13 (18.84%) Python Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Applications Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Automation Tester
5 6 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Tester
6 5 (7.25%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Tester
7 4 (5.80%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Audit Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Excel Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Excel VBA Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Risk Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.35%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) XML
2 8 (11.59%) .NET
2 8 (11.59%) Spring
3 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.25%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (7.25%) J2EE
3 5 (7.25%) JSP
3 5 (7.25%) Node.js
4 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
4 4 (5.80%) JMS
5 3 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (4.35%) JSON
5 3 (4.35%) Middleware
5 3 (4.35%) Pyramid
5 3 (4.35%) Swing
5 3 (4.35%) XML Schema
5 3 (4.35%) XSD
5 3 (4.35%) XSLT
6 2 (2.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (39.13%) OTC Derivatives
3 17 (24.64%) Credit Risk
3 17 (24.64%) Grid Computing
4 14 (20.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (18.84%) Equities
6 11 (15.94%) Fixed Income
7 10 (14.49%) Equity Derivative
8 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
9 6 (8.70%) Reference Data
10 5 (7.25%) Market Risk
10 5 (7.25%) Virtual Team
11 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
12 2 (2.90%) Pricing Data
12 2 (2.90%) Swaptions
13 1 (1.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Linux
2 18 (26.09%) Unix
3 6 (8.70%) Windows
4 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) OO
2 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.88%) Unit Testing
3 19 (27.54%) System Integration Testing
4 17 (24.64%) Integration Testing
4 17 (24.64%) Monte Carlo Method
4 17 (24.64%) Service Delivery
4 17 (24.64%) Translating Business Requirements
5 13 (18.84%) Risk Management
6 11 (15.94%) Time Management
6 11 (15.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (11.59%) Migration
7 8 (11.59%) OOD
8 7 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.14%) SDLC
9 6 (8.70%) Automation Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Change Control
9 6 (8.70%) Market Making
9 6 (8.70%) OOP
9 6 (8.70%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (78.26%) Java
2 42 (60.87%) SQL
3 35 (50.72%) Python
4 26 (37.68%) C++
5 10 (14.49%) PL/SQL
6 8 (11.59%) C#
7 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
8 5 (7.25%) Perl
9 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.80%) VBA
10 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.45%) F#
11 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (43.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) CGEIT
2 3 (4.35%) CISA
2 3 (4.35%) CISM
2 3 (4.35%) CRISC
3 1 (1.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) COBIT
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Sybase
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) Reuters
4 3 (4.35%) Charles River
4 3 (4.35%) Thunderhead
5 2 (2.90%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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