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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Derivatives
UK / Scotland
Rank 122 134 126
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 13 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.72% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 1.60% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,700 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £52,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%

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
844 1310 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.39% 44.91% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 528 763 734
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +12 9 - -
Edinburgh +10 4 £47,500 -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 14 (53.85%) Java
3 11 (42.31%) Banking
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (38.46%) Front Office
5 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
5 9 (34.62%) OTC Derivatives
6 8 (30.77%) OO
6 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (30.77%) Investment Banking
6 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
7 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
7 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
7 7 (26.92%) Unix
8 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
9 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (19.23%) SDLC
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) OOD
9 5 (19.23%) Charles River
9 5 (19.23%) C++
10 4 (15.38%) Bloomberg
10 4 (15.38%) SunGard
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (15.38%) JUnit
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle
10 4 (15.38%) Sybase

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) DB2
2 4 (15.38%) KDB
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Ant
2 3 (11.54%) Concordion
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Gradle
2 3 (11.54%) Hudson
2 3 (11.54%) JBehave
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Banking
3 10 (38.46%) Front Office
4 8 (30.77%) Investment Banking
5 4 (15.38%) Back Office
6 2 (7.69%) Legal
6 2 (7.69%) Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Business Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Java Analyst Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (15.38%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C++ Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Graduate Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Graduate Business Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Spring
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) JSON
2 3 (11.54%) SOAP
2 3 (11.54%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (7.69%) Swing
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) J2SE
4 1 (3.85%) JMS
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) STL
4 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (34.62%) OTC Derivatives
3 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
4 4 (15.38%) Equities
5 3 (11.54%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (7.69%) Fixed Income
6 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
7 1 (3.85%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
3 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 8 (30.77%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) OOD
5 5 (19.23%) SDLC
5 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Change Control
6 4 (15.38%) Investment Management
6 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
6 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CFA
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) CGEIT
2 2 (7.69%) CISA
2 2 (7.69%) CISM
2 2 (7.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) MiFID
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) COBIT
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) EMIR
3 1 (3.85%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Charles River
2 4 (15.38%) Bloomberg
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) SunGard
2 4 (15.38%) Sybase
3 3 (11.54%) Perforce