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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 136 151 138
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 26 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.46% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.58% 1.13% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 7
Average salary £95,000 £48,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.87% -15.21%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
1008 1322 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.40% 40.59% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 672 794 637
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 £28,500 £27,994 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 December 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 +10 20 £95,000 +94.87%
Edinburgh -1 4 - - 2
Stirling -12 2 - -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 39 (52.00%) Java
2 37 (49.33%) XML
2 37 (49.33%) Data Modelling
3 34 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (45.33%) SQL
4 33 (44.00%) XML Messaging
5 32 (42.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 31 (41.33%) Finance
7 30 (40.00%) OO
8 29 (38.67%) Relational Database
8 29 (38.67%) Scrum
8 29 (38.67%) Back Office
9 28 (37.33%) OOP
10 27 (36.00%) RDBMS
10 27 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (36.00%) Multithreading
11 17 (22.67%) Python
12 16 (21.33%) Mentoring
12 16 (21.33%) Coaching
13 15 (20.00%) Change Management
14 14 (18.67%) Equities
15 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
16 11 (14.67%) Credit Risk
17 10 (13.33%) Sybase
17 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
17 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (12.00%) Banking
18 9 (12.00%) Degree
19 8 (10.67%) T-SQL
19 8 (10.67%) Data Warehouse

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MultiFonds
1 2 (2.67%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (1.33%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.67%) Relational Database
2 27 (36.00%) RDBMS
3 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (10.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.33%) DataStage
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Subversion
2 6 (8.00%) ClearCase
2 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.00%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (2.67%) ERwin
4 2 (2.67%) JUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.33%) Toad
5 1 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.33%) Maven
5 1 (1.33%) JIRA
5 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.33%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (1.33%) FishEye
General
1 31 (41.33%) Finance
2 29 (38.67%) Back Office
3 9 (12.00%) Banking
4 8 (10.67%) Front Office
5 7 (9.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (50.67%) Developer
2 22 (29.33%) Analyst
3 15 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Business Analyst
5 12 (16.00%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (14.67%) Technical Business Analyst
7 9 (12.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 9 (12.00%) Technical Leader
7 9 (12.00%) Lead Business Analyst
7 9 (12.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 8 (10.67%) SQL Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Data Modeller
9 6 (8.00%) Architect
9 6 (8.00%) Data Architect
10 5 (6.67%) Java Developer
11 4 (5.33%) Systems Architect
12 3 (4.00%) Data Analyst
12 3 (4.00%) Development Manager
12 3 (4.00%) Development Specialist
13 2 (2.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (49.33%) XML
2 33 (44.00%) XML Messaging
3 6 (8.00%) Spring
3 6 (8.00%) Middleware
3 6 (8.00%) SOAP
3 6 (8.00%) Web Services
3 6 (8.00%) Apache CXF
4 4 (5.33%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (2.67%) JSON
5 2 (2.67%) iBATIS
5 2 (2.67%) Java SE
5 2 (2.67%) HTML
5 2 (2.67%) J2EE
5 2 (2.67%) XSLT
5 2 (2.67%) JMS
5 2 (2.67%) RESTful
5 2 (2.67%) HTML5
5 2 (2.67%) REST
5 2 (2.67%) Spring Integration
5 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (42.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (18.67%) Equities
3 11 (14.67%) Credit Risk
4 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (6.67%) Fixed Income
6 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.33%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.67%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.67%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.33%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) UNIX
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Solaris
3 1 (1.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (49.33%) Data Modelling
2 34 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.00%) OO
4 29 (38.67%) Scrum
5 28 (37.33%) OOP
6 27 (36.00%) Multithreading
6 27 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (21.33%) Mentoring
7 16 (21.33%) Coaching
8 15 (20.00%) Change Management
9 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
10 7 (9.33%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (8.00%) Asset Management
12 4 (5.33%) TDD
12 4 (5.33%) Kimball Methodology
13 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (4.00%) Project Management
14 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
14 2 (2.67%) UML
14 2 (2.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) Java
2 34 (45.33%) SQL
3 17 (22.67%) Python
4 8 (10.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.33%) C#
6 6 (8.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.33%) C++
8 2 (2.67%) Perl
8 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.67%) F#
8 2 (2.67%) Scala
8 2 (2.67%) Clojure
8 2 (2.67%) VB
8 2 (2.67%) VBA
9 1 (1.33%) VBScript
9 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Sybase
2 7 (9.33%) IBM
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle
4 3 (4.00%) Reuters
4 3 (4.00%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.33%) Informatica
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