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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 134 139 145
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 27 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 0.77% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 2.12% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 16
Average salary - £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +37.14%
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
1357 1131 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.75% 36.40% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 804 685 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,668 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 11 February 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
(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 -13 25 - - 3
Stirling +9 2 - -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 41 (80.39%) SQL
2 35 (68.63%) Java
3 26 (50.98%) Python
3 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (43.14%) C#
4 22 (43.14%) C++
4 22 (43.14%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (41.18%) Finance
6 20 (39.22%) Unit Testing
7 19 (37.25%) TDD
7 19 (37.25%) Fixed Income
7 19 (37.25%) XML
7 19 (37.25%) Unix
8 18 (35.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 18 (35.29%) Relational Database
9 17 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
10 16 (31.37%) Banking
10 16 (31.37%) Equity Derivative
10 16 (31.37%) Refactoring
10 16 (31.37%) Sybase
11 15 (29.41%) Linux
11 15 (29.41%) Market Risk
11 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (29.41%) System Testing
11 15 (29.41%) Analytics
12 14 (27.45%) BDD
12 14 (27.45%) OO
13 13 (25.49%) Risk Management
13 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
13 13 (25.49%) Electronic Trading

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.57%) MQSeries
2 4 (7.84%) Apache
2 4 (7.84%) GemFire
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
3 11 (21.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (21.57%) BigTable
3 11 (21.57%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.84%) Hazelcast
5 4 (7.84%) QlikView
5 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
1 8 (15.69%) Subversion
2 5 (9.80%) Maven
3 4 (7.84%) ClearCase
3 4 (7.84%) Hudson
3 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Banking
3 12 (23.53%) Legal
4 11 (21.57%) Back Office
5 9 (17.65%) Investment Banking
6 7 (13.73%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Java Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 8 (15.69%) C++ Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Python Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (13.73%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.84%) C++ GUI Developer
7 4 (7.84%) GUI Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.88%) C++ Applications Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) XML
2 17 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (21.57%) Middleware
3 11 (21.57%) XML Schema
4 9 (17.65%) .NET
5 8 (15.69%) Web Services
6 7 (13.73%) Spring
7 5 (9.80%) WPF
8 4 (7.84%) Ext JS
8 4 (7.84%) FIXML
8 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
8 4 (7.84%) HTML
8 4 (7.84%) J2EE
8 4 (7.84%) JSP
8 4 (7.84%) MFC
8 4 (7.84%) Pyramid
8 4 (7.84%) RESTful
8 4 (7.84%) SOAP
8 4 (7.84%) STL
8 4 (7.84%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (37.25%) Fixed Income
3 18 (35.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (31.37%) Equity Derivative
5 15 (29.41%) Market Risk
6 8 (15.69%) Equities
6 8 (15.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
8 3 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (3.92%) Commodity Exotics
9 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
9 2 (3.92%) Economics
9 2 (3.92%) Pricing Data
9 2 (3.92%) Reference Data
10 1 (1.96%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.96%) User Experience
10 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Unix
2 15 (29.41%) Linux
3 11 (21.57%) Windows
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) Unit Testing
3 19 (37.25%) TDD
4 16 (31.37%) Refactoring
5 15 (29.41%) Analytics
5 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (29.41%) System Testing
6 14 (27.45%) BDD
6 14 (27.45%) OO
7 13 (25.49%) Electronic Trading
7 13 (25.49%) Risk Analytics
7 13 (25.49%) Risk Management
8 11 (21.57%) Business Analysis
8 11 (21.57%) Complex Event Processing
9 9 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (15.69%) Market Making
10 8 (15.69%) Multithreading
11 7 (13.73%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (11.76%) Coaching
12 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) SQL
2 35 (68.63%) Java
3 26 (50.98%) Python
4 22 (43.14%) C#
4 22 (43.14%) C++
5 13 (25.49%) Ruby
6 11 (21.57%) XPath
7 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
8 9 (17.65%) T-SQL
9 7 (13.73%) Perl
10 6 (11.76%) Smalltalk
11 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
11 4 (7.84%) VC++
12 2 (3.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Control-M
1 3 (5.88%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Sybase
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Informatica
3 3 (5.88%) Sun
4 2 (3.92%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.92%) Reuters
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