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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 108 149 117
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -32
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 54 19 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 0.60% 1.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.49% 1.55% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 7
Median salary £41,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.90% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +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
1204 1229 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.48% 39.08% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 561 752 825
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 47 £41,000 -21.90%
Edinburgh - 5 £70,000 - 4
Stirling - 2 - -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 72 (81.82%) Java
2 66 (75.00%) SQL
3 50 (56.82%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (52.27%) Python
5 42 (47.73%) OO
5 42 (47.73%) C++
6 36 (40.91%) Finance
7 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (37.50%) Degree
8 33 (37.50%) Unit Testing
9 31 (35.23%) OTC Derivatives
9 31 (35.23%) Unix
10 30 (34.09%) Linux
11 28 (31.82%) C#
12 25 (28.41%) Fixed Income
13 24 (27.27%) Risk Management
13 24 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 23 (26.14%) XML
14 23 (26.14%) TDD
14 23 (26.14%) Banking
15 21 (23.86%) Equity Derivative
16 20 (22.73%) QA
17 19 (21.59%) Git (software)
17 19 (21.59%) .NET
18 18 (20.45%) Sybase
18 18 (20.45%) Windows
18 18 (20.45%) Monte Carlo Method
18 18 (20.45%) Credit Risk
18 18 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (19.32%) Relational Database

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.36%) MQSeries
2 4 (4.55%) SAS
3 2 (2.27%) Apache
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) S-PLUS
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Eikon
1 3 (3.41%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (11.36%) BigTable
2 10 (11.36%) NoSQL
2 10 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.95%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.41%) MS Access
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (21.59%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.36%) Cucumber
2 10 (11.36%) Selenium
3 6 (6.82%) JIRA
4 4 (4.55%) Hudson
4 4 (4.55%) Maven
4 4 (4.55%) TestComplete
5 3 (3.41%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.41%) JUnit
6 2 (2.27%) Ant
6 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.27%) Subversion
7 1 (1.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 36 (40.91%) Finance
2 23 (26.14%) Banking
3 13 (14.77%) Back Office
4 12 (13.64%) Legal
5 7 (7.95%) Investment Banking
6 5 (5.68%) Front Office
7 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 55 (62.50%) Developer
2 21 (23.86%) Analyst
3 16 (18.18%) Python Developer
4 12 (13.64%) SQL Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Applications Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Automation Tester
5 10 (11.36%) C++ Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Risk Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Tester
6 7 (7.95%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) C++ GUI Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Functional Tester
7 5 (5.68%) GUI Developer
7 5 (5.68%) QA Automation Tester
7 5 (5.68%) QA Tester
7 5 (5.68%) Technical Tester
8 4 (4.55%) Qualitative Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.14%) XML
2 19 (21.59%) .NET
3 13 (14.77%) FIX Protocol
3 13 (14.77%) XML Schema
4 12 (13.64%) Middleware
5 7 (7.95%) Web Services
6 6 (6.82%) Spring
6 6 (6.82%) WPF
7 5 (5.68%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.68%) JSP
7 5 (5.68%) Node.js
8 4 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 4 (4.55%) J2EE
8 4 (4.55%) MFC
8 4 (4.55%) STL
8 4 (4.55%) ZeroMQ
9 3 (3.41%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.41%) JSON
9 3 (3.41%) Pyramid
9 3 (3.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 50 (56.82%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (35.23%) OTC Derivatives
3 25 (28.41%) Fixed Income
4 24 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 21 (23.86%) Equity Derivative
6 18 (20.45%) Credit Risk
7 15 (17.05%) Market Risk
7 15 (17.05%) Virtual Team
8 14 (15.91%) Grid Computing
9 12 (13.64%) Equities
10 7 (7.95%) Credit Derivative
10 7 (7.95%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
11 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
11 6 (6.82%) Reference Data
12 4 (4.55%) Economics
12 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
12 4 (4.55%) Physics
13 2 (2.27%) Pricing Data
13 2 (2.27%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Unix
2 30 (34.09%) Linux
3 18 (20.45%) Windows
4 6 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) OO
2 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 24 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 23 (26.14%) TDD
6 18 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (20.45%) Monte Carlo Method
7 16 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
8 15 (17.05%) Analytics
8 15 (17.05%) Time Management
9 14 (15.91%) Integration Testing
9 14 (15.91%) Service Delivery
9 14 (15.91%) Translating Business Requirements
10 12 (13.64%) Migration
10 12 (13.64%) SDLC
11 11 (12.50%) BDD
11 11 (12.50%) Risk Analytics
11 11 (12.50%) System Testing
12 10 (11.36%) Complex Event Processing
12 10 (11.36%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 72 (81.82%) Java
2 66 (75.00%) SQL
3 46 (52.27%) Python
4 42 (47.73%) C++
5 28 (31.82%) C#
6 15 (17.05%) Shell Script
7 11 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 10 (11.36%) PL/SQL
8 10 (11.36%) Ruby
8 10 (11.36%) XPath
9 8 (9.09%) VBA
10 7 (7.95%) Perl
11 5 (5.68%) VC++
12 4 (4.55%) MATLAB
12 4 (4.55%) R
12 4 (4.55%) Smalltalk
13 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Control-M
1 3 (3.41%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Sybase
2 12 (13.64%) Oracle
3 5 (5.68%) HP
3 5 (5.68%) Reuters
4 3 (3.41%) Charles River
4 3 (3.41%) Informatica
4 3 (3.41%) Sun
4 3 (3.41%) Thunderhead
5 2 (2.27%) Bloomberg
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