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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 145 112 92
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -20
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 18 63 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 1.71% 2.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 4.94% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 63
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -1.04%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
1162 1275 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.20% 34.65% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 743 840 798
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7 July 2015. 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 -26 17 £52,500 -10.63%
Stirling -9 1 - -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 40 (83.33%) Finance
2 33 (68.75%) SQL
3 25 (52.08%) Python
4 20 (41.67%) Banking
4 20 (41.67%) Business Analysis
5 18 (37.50%) Equities
5 18 (37.50%) Java
6 13 (27.08%) Shell Script
7 12 (25.00%) Front Office
8 11 (22.92%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (20.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (18.75%) Validation
10 9 (18.75%) Investment Banking
10 9 (18.75%) Reference Data
10 9 (18.75%) Software Delivery
10 9 (18.75%) SDLC
11 8 (16.67%) Open Source
11 8 (16.67%) Fixed Income
11 8 (16.67%) Perl
11 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.58%) Sybase
12 7 (14.58%) Linux
12 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
12 7 (14.58%) Middleware
12 7 (14.58%) Project Management
12 7 (14.58%) ClearCase
12 7 (14.58%) Subversion
12 7 (14.58%) KDB
12 7 (14.58%) Electronic Trading

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 4 (8.33%) Mule
2 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) FINCAD Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) KDB
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) ClearCase
1 7 (14.58%) Subversion
2 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.17%) JUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (83.33%) Finance
2 20 (41.67%) Banking
3 12 (25.00%) Front Office
4 9 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Analyst
2 19 (39.58%) Business Analyst
3 14 (29.17%) Technical Analyst
3 14 (29.17%) Technical Business Analyst
4 13 (27.08%) Developer
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Development Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Development Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Scala Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Data Business Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (14.58%) Middleware
3 6 (12.50%) Spring
4 4 (8.33%) HTML
4 4 (8.33%) J2EE
4 4 (8.33%) JMS
4 4 (8.33%) jQuery
4 4 (8.33%) HTML5
4 4 (8.33%) Spring Integration
5 2 (4.17%) RESTful
5 2 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Equities
2 10 (20.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (18.75%) Reference Data
4 8 (16.67%) Fixed Income
5 7 (14.58%) Credit Risk
6 6 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (8.33%) Wiki
8 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.08%) AS400
9 1 (2.08%) Exotic Derivative
9 1 (2.08%) Market Risk
9 1 (2.08%) iSeries
9 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) UNIX
3 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (18.75%) Validation
3 9 (18.75%) Software Delivery
3 9 (18.75%) SDLC
4 8 (16.67%) Open Source
5 7 (14.58%) Electronic Trading
5 7 (14.58%) Project Management
6 6 (12.50%) OO
6 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.42%) Data Management
8 4 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
8 4 (8.33%) Information Management
8 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 4 (8.33%) RAD
8 4 (8.33%) SOA
8 4 (8.33%) Migration
8 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) SQL
2 25 (52.08%) Python
3 18 (37.50%) Java
4 13 (27.08%) Shell Script
5 8 (16.67%) Perl
6 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.42%) C#
8 4 (8.33%) C++
8 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.17%) Scala
10 1 (2.08%) RPG IV
10 1 (2.08%) F#
10 1 (2.08%) VBA
10 1 (2.08%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) EMIR
2 1 (2.08%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.08%) MiFID
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Sybase
2 5 (10.42%) Reuters
2 5 (10.42%) Bloomberg
3 4 (8.33%) GoldenSource
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Murex
4 1 (2.08%) MKS
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus and training
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