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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 122 120 124
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 49 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.35% 1.20% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.65% 3.45% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 18
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,250 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
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
1342 1074 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.99% 34.72% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 883 700 654
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,549
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Derivative across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

Derivative Salary Histogram in Scotland

Derivative
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 42 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Stirling -23 4 - -
Edinburgh -14 2 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 60 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 53 (49.07%) Java
3 52 (48.15%) XML
3 52 (48.15%) Data Modelling
4 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (44.44%) Back Office
6 47 (43.52%) Scrum
6 47 (43.52%) Relational Database
7 45 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 45 (41.67%) XML Messaging
7 45 (41.67%) RDBMS
7 45 (41.67%) OOP
7 45 (41.67%) OO
7 45 (41.67%) SQL
7 45 (41.67%) Multithreading
8 35 (32.41%) Finance
9 25 (23.15%) Mentoring
10 24 (22.22%) Coaching
10 24 (22.22%) Change Management
10 24 (22.22%) Python
10 24 (22.22%) Business Analysis
11 20 (18.52%) Credit Risk
12 16 (14.81%) Sybase
12 16 (14.81%) Front Office
13 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 12 (11.11%) T-SQL
13 12 (11.11%) ClearCase
13 12 (11.11%) Subversion
13 12 (11.11%) Git (software)
14 11 (10.19%) Banking

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MultiFonds
2 1 (0.93%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.52%) Relational Database
2 45 (41.67%) RDBMS
3 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.93%) KDB
Development Applications
1 12 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 12 (11.11%) Subversion
1 12 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.63%) PowerDesigner
2 5 (4.63%) ERwin
3 3 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.78%) Concordion
3 3 (2.78%) Selenium
4 2 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.85%) JUnit
General
1 48 (44.44%) Back Office
2 35 (32.41%) Finance
3 16 (14.81%) Front Office
4 11 (10.19%) Banking
5 10 (9.26%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (57.41%) Developer
2 39 (36.11%) Analyst
3 30 (27.78%) Business Analyst
4 24 (22.22%) Lead Developer
5 18 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 18 (16.67%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 18 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
5 18 (16.67%) Technical Leader
5 18 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 18 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
6 12 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) Data Modeller
9 4 (3.70%) FX Business Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Support Analyst
11 2 (1.85%) QA Manager
11 2 (1.85%) Test Team Leader
11 2 (1.85%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (48.15%) XML
2 45 (41.67%) XML Messaging
3 5 (4.63%) Spring
4 4 (3.70%) HTML
5 3 (2.78%) HTML5
5 3 (2.78%) Java SE
6 2 (1.85%) JSON
6 2 (1.85%) XSLT
6 2 (1.85%) JMS
6 2 (1.85%) REST
6 2 (1.85%) Spring Integration
6 2 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.85%) RESTful
7 1 (0.93%) CGI
7 1 (0.93%) WCF
7 1 (0.93%) WPF
7 1 (0.93%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (18.52%) Credit Risk
3 8 (7.41%) Equities
3 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.48%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.63%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (3.70%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Statistical Arbitrage
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) UNIX
2 6 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (48.15%) Data Modelling
2 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (43.52%) Scrum
4 45 (41.67%) Multithreading
4 45 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 45 (41.67%) OOP
4 45 (41.67%) OO
5 25 (23.15%) Mentoring
6 24 (22.22%) Coaching
6 24 (22.22%) Change Management
6 24 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 6 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 5 (4.63%) UML
8 5 (4.63%) Metadata Management
8 5 (4.63%) Data Architecture
9 4 (3.70%) Test Automation
10 3 (2.78%) Analytics
10 3 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.78%) TDD
11 2 (1.85%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (49.07%) Java
2 45 (41.67%) SQL
3 24 (22.22%) Python
4 12 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.63%) VB
6 4 (3.70%) C++
7 3 (2.78%) C#
8 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.85%) Perl
8 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.85%) Scala
8 2 (1.85%) Clojure
9 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Sybase
2 6 (5.56%) Murex
2 6 (5.56%) Calypso
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle
4 2 (1.85%) Reuters
4 2 (1.85%) Bloomberg
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