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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 105 96 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 55 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.49% 1.88% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.30% 6.24% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 28
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
1037 913 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.03% 30.07% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 652 588 539
Average salary £41,500 £41,247 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.61% +3.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -12 48 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Stirling -19 4 - -
Edinburgh -11 2 £32,500 -38.09% 5
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 64 (56.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 57 (50.44%) Java
3 56 (49.56%) XML
3 56 (49.56%) Data Modelling
4 49 (43.36%) Back Office
4 49 (43.36%) Relational Database
5 48 (42.48%) Scrum
5 48 (42.48%) OO
5 48 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (42.48%) Multithreading
6 47 (41.59%) XML Messaging
6 47 (41.59%) RDBMS
6 47 (41.59%) SQL
6 47 (41.59%) OOP
6 47 (41.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 36 (31.86%) Finance
8 26 (23.01%) Python
9 25 (22.12%) Change Management
10 23 (20.35%) Business Analysis
11 19 (16.81%) Credit Risk
12 17 (15.04%) Sybase
13 15 (13.27%) Front Office
14 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
14 13 (11.50%) T-SQL
14 13 (11.50%) ClearCase
14 13 (11.50%) Subversion
14 13 (11.50%) Git (software)
15 11 (9.73%) Banking
15 11 (9.73%) Equities
16 10 (8.85%) Investment Banking

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MultiFonds
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (43.36%) Relational Database
2 47 (41.59%) RDBMS
3 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.65%) KDB
5 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (11.50%) ClearCase
1 13 (11.50%) Subversion
1 13 (11.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.19%) PowerDesigner
2 7 (6.19%) ERwin
3 3 (2.65%) Concordion
3 3 (2.65%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.65%) Selenium
4 1 (0.88%) JUnit
4 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 49 (43.36%) Back Office
2 36 (31.86%) Finance
3 15 (13.27%) Front Office
4 11 (9.73%) Banking
5 10 (8.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (59.29%) Developer
2 37 (32.74%) Analyst
3 28 (24.78%) Business Analyst
4 25 (22.12%) Lead Developer
5 18 (15.93%) Lead Business Analyst
5 18 (15.93%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 18 (15.93%) Technical Leader
5 18 (15.93%) Technical Business Analyst
5 18 (15.93%) Technical Analyst
5 18 (15.93%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 13 (11.50%) SQL Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Data Modeller
8 5 (4.42%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.54%) FX Business Analyst
10 3 (2.65%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.65%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (1.77%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.77%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (49.56%) XML
2 47 (41.59%) XML Messaging
3 4 (3.54%) Spring
3 4 (3.54%) HTML
4 3 (2.65%) HTML5
4 3 (2.65%) Java SE
5 2 (1.77%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.77%) WCF
5 2 (1.77%) WPF
5 2 (1.77%) LINQ
5 2 (1.77%) REST
5 2 (1.77%) JMS
5 2 (1.77%) XSLT
5 2 (1.77%) Spring Integration
5 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.88%) .NET
6 1 (0.88%) CGI
6 1 (0.88%) RESTful
6 1 (0.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 64 (56.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 19 (16.81%) Credit Risk
3 11 (9.73%) Equities
4 9 (7.96%) Fixed Income
5 4 (3.54%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.65%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.77%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) Statistical Arbitrage
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.85%) UNIX
2 8 (7.08%) Linux
3 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (49.56%) Data Modelling
2 48 (42.48%) Scrum
2 48 (42.48%) OO
2 48 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (42.48%) Multithreading
3 47 (41.59%) OOP
3 47 (41.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (22.12%) Change Management
5 23 (20.35%) Business Analysis
6 7 (6.19%) UML
6 7 (6.19%) Data Architecture
6 7 (6.19%) Metadata Management
7 5 (4.42%) Risk Management
8 4 (3.54%) Test Automation
9 3 (2.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.65%) Project Management
9 3 (2.65%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (2.65%) TDD
10 2 (1.77%) Software Engineering
10 2 (1.77%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 57 (50.44%) Java
2 47 (41.59%) SQL
3 26 (23.01%) Python
4 13 (11.50%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.08%) C++
6 7 (6.19%) VB
7 6 (5.31%) C#
8 5 (4.42%) Perl
9 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.77%) Clojure
11 1 (0.88%) VBScript
11 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Sybase
2 6 (5.31%) Murex
2 6 (5.31%) Calypso
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle
4 2 (1.77%) Wall Street Systems
4 2 (1.77%) Reuters
4 2 (1.77%) Bloomberg
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago