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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 138 120 106
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 29 57 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 1.54% 1.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% 4.19% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 26
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
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
1346 1360 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.86% 36.86% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 816 902 706
Average salary £41,750 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.08% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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 -23 24 £52,500 -
Stirling +10 4 - -
Edinburgh -4 1 - - 4
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 42 (87.50%) Finance
2 38 (79.17%) SQL
3 24 (50.00%) Python
3 24 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 16 (33.33%) Banking
4 16 (33.33%) Java
5 15 (31.25%) Front Office
6 14 (29.17%) Shell Script
7 13 (27.08%) Sybase
8 12 (25.00%) Equities
8 12 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (22.92%) Fixed Income
10 9 (18.75%) Investment Banking
10 9 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 8 (16.67%) Project Management
11 8 (16.67%) Validation
11 8 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
11 8 (16.67%) Reference Data
11 8 (16.67%) Software Delivery
12 7 (14.58%) SDLC
12 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (12.50%) Open Source
13 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
13 6 (12.50%) Subversion
13 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (12.50%) Reuters
13 6 (12.50%) Bloomberg

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (4.17%) Mule
2 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) KDB
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Subversion
2 5 (10.42%) Maven
2 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 42 (87.50%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) Banking
3 15 (31.25%) Front Office
4 9 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 4 (8.33%) Legal
6 2 (4.17%) Billing
7 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Analyst
2 24 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 16 (33.33%) Developer
4 14 (29.17%) Technical Analyst
4 14 (29.17%) Technical Business Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Real Time Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Reference Data Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) DBA
8 1 (2.08%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.08%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) jQuery
2 4 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (8.33%) HTML5
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
3 3 (6.25%) J2EE
3 3 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (4.17%) JMS
4 2 (4.17%) Middleware
4 2 (4.17%) Spring Integration
5 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.08%) MyBatis
5 1 (2.08%) WPF
5 1 (2.08%) Django
5 1 (2.08%) JPA
5 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
5 1 (2.08%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) JSP
5 1 (2.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Equities
2 11 (22.92%) Fixed Income
3 9 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
4 8 (16.67%) Reference Data
5 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
6 4 (8.33%) Commodity Exotics
6 4 (8.33%) Economics
6 4 (8.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 3 (6.25%) Market Risk
8 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.17%) Wiki
8 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
9 1 (2.08%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (2.08%) AS400
9 1 (2.08%) RIA
9 1 (2.08%) iSeries
9 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
9 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) UNIX
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (16.67%) Project Management
3 8 (16.67%) Validation
3 8 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 7 (14.58%) SDLC
5 6 (12.50%) Open Source
5 6 (12.50%) OO
5 6 (12.50%) SOA
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.42%) Analytics
6 5 (10.42%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.33%) Low Latency
7 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 4 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) SQL
2 24 (50.00%) Python
3 16 (33.33%) Java
4 14 (29.17%) Shell Script
5 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.33%) Perl
7 4 (8.33%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) RPG
8 1 (2.08%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Sybase
2 6 (12.50%) Reuters
2 6 (12.50%) Bloomberg
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) GoldenSource
4 2 (4.17%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.08%) MKS
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ANSON MCCADE
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