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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 121 137 116
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 30 30 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.10% 0.91% 1.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.68% 2.17% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £52,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
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
1118 1383 1335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.94% 41.76% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 595 835 871
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Derivative across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 31 August 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 +4 24 £50,500 -3.80% 3
Edinburgh +24 6 £70,000 -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 62 (79.49%) Java
2 52 (66.67%) SQL
3 47 (60.26%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (55.13%) Finance
5 38 (48.72%) Python
6 35 (44.87%) OO
7 31 (39.74%) C++
8 30 (38.46%) OTC Derivatives
8 30 (38.46%) Degree
9 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (32.05%) Linux
11 22 (28.21%) Unix
11 22 (28.21%) Unit Testing
12 19 (24.36%) Monte Carlo Method
12 19 (24.36%) Credit Risk
12 19 (24.36%) System Integration Testing
13 17 (21.79%) Translating Business Requirements
13 17 (21.79%) Integration Testing
13 17 (21.79%) Grid Computing
13 17 (21.79%) Service Delivery
14 16 (20.51%) QA
15 15 (19.23%) Equity Derivative
16 14 (17.95%) Sybase
16 14 (17.95%) Risk Management
16 14 (17.95%) Banking
16 14 (17.95%) Time Management
16 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
17 13 (16.67%) Fixed Income
17 13 (16.67%) .NET
17 13 (16.67%) C#

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 (2.56%) Apache
1 2 (2.56%) SAS
1 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Office
2 2 (2.56%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Eikon
1 3 (3.85%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.85%) KDB
3 3 (3.85%) MS Access
4 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.28%) Big Data
5 1 (1.28%) DB2
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.82%) Cucumber
2 10 (12.82%) Selenium
3 5 (6.41%) JIRA
4 4 (5.13%) JUnit
4 4 (5.13%) Maven
5 3 (3.85%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.85%) TestComplete
6 2 (2.56%) Ant
6 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.56%) Subversion
7 1 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.28%) JMeter
General
1 43 (55.13%) Finance
2 14 (17.95%) Banking
3 10 (12.82%) Front Office
4 8 (10.26%) Legal
5 5 (6.41%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.85%) Back Office
6 3 (3.85%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Developer
2 15 (19.23%) Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Applications Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Automation Tester
5 9 (11.54%) SQL Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Tester
6 8 (10.26%) Risk Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Technical Tester
9 4 (5.13%) C++ Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Functional Tester
9 4 (5.13%) QA Automation Tester
9 4 (5.13%) QA Tester
10 3 (3.85%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Qualitative Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Quantitative Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) .NET
2 9 (11.54%) XML
3 8 (10.26%) Spring
4 5 (6.41%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.41%) J2EE
4 5 (6.41%) JSP
4 5 (6.41%) Node.js
5 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.13%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (5.13%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.13%) JMS
6 3 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (3.85%) JSON
6 3 (3.85%) Pyramid
6 3 (3.85%) XML Schema
6 3 (3.85%) XSD
6 3 (3.85%) XSLT
7 2 (2.56%) Ext JS
7 2 (2.56%) JSTL
7 2 (2.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 47 (60.26%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (38.46%) OTC Derivatives
3 19 (24.36%) Credit Risk
4 17 (21.79%) Grid Computing
5 15 (19.23%) Equity Derivative
6 13 (16.67%) Fixed Income
6 13 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (15.38%) Equities
8 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
9 6 (7.69%) Reference Data
10 5 (6.41%) Market Risk
10 5 (6.41%) Virtual Team
11 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
12 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
13 2 (2.56%) Credit Derivative
13 2 (2.56%) Economics
13 2 (2.56%) Physics
13 2 (2.56%) Pricing Data
13 2 (2.56%) Swaptions
14 1 (1.28%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Linux
2 22 (28.21%) Unix
3 9 (11.54%) Windows
4 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) OO
2 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.21%) Unit Testing
4 19 (24.36%) Monte Carlo Method
4 19 (24.36%) System Integration Testing
5 17 (21.79%) Integration Testing
5 17 (21.79%) Service Delivery
5 17 (21.79%) Translating Business Requirements
6 14 (17.95%) Risk Management
6 14 (17.95%) Time Management
7 11 (14.10%) Migration
7 11 (14.10%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (11.54%) Automation Testing
8 9 (11.54%) Data Management
8 9 (11.54%) Regression Testing
9 8 (10.26%) OOD
9 8 (10.26%) SDLC
10 6 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 6 (7.69%) OOP
10 6 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (79.49%) Java
2 52 (66.67%) SQL
3 38 (48.72%) Python
4 31 (39.74%) C++
5 13 (16.67%) C#
6 12 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 10 (12.82%) PL/SQL
8 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
9 7 (8.97%) VBA
10 5 (6.41%) Perl
11 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.56%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.56%) R
12 1 (1.28%) F#
12 1 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) CGEIT
2 3 (3.85%) CISA
2 3 (3.85%) CISM
2 3 (3.85%) CRISC
3 2 (2.56%) PhD
4 1 (1.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) COBIT
2 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Sybase
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) Reuters
4 4 (5.13%) HP
5 3 (3.85%) Charles River
5 3 (3.85%) Thunderhead
6 2 (2.56%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
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