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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 116 141 128
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 32 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 0.61% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.00% 1.55% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 6
Average salary £68,750 £45,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £37,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £54,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +7.38%
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
1065 1289 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.59% 39.47% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 696 772 602
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,994 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
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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 +17 25 £82,500 +83.33% 1
Edinburgh +6 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Stirling -7 1 - -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 35 (56.45%) Finance
2 33 (53.23%) Java
3 31 (50.00%) SQL
4 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (38.71%) Data Modelling
6 22 (35.48%) XML
6 22 (35.48%) XML Messaging
7 21 (33.87%) OO
8 20 (32.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (32.26%) Scrum
9 19 (30.65%) Python
10 17 (27.42%) OOP
10 17 (27.42%) Back Office
11 16 (25.81%) RDBMS
11 16 (25.81%) Equities
11 16 (25.81%) Multithreading
11 16 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
12 13 (20.97%) Banking
13 12 (19.35%) Front Office
14 11 (17.74%) C#
14 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
14 11 (17.74%) Credit Risk
15 10 (16.13%) Degree
15 10 (16.13%) Linux
16 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
16 9 (14.52%) Investment Banking
16 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
16 9 (14.52%) Equity Derivative
16 9 (14.52%) Mentoring

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) RDBMS
1 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
3 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.23%) KDB
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.61%) DataStage
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Subversion
1 4 (6.45%) JUnit
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) FishEye
4 1 (1.61%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.61%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.61%) Toad
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 35 (56.45%) Finance
2 17 (27.42%) Back Office
3 13 (20.97%) Banking
4 12 (19.35%) Front Office
5 9 (14.52%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (45.16%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 11 (17.74%) Technical Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) Technical Business Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Lead Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Lead Business Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Technical Leader
7 6 (9.68%) Data Architect
7 6 (9.68%) Architect
8 5 (8.06%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Systems Architect
9 4 (6.45%) Data Modeller
9 4 (6.45%) Scala Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) XML
1 22 (35.48%) XML Messaging
2 8 (12.90%) Middleware
3 7 (11.29%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (9.68%) Spring
4 6 (9.68%) SOAP
4 6 (9.68%) Web Services
4 6 (9.68%) Apache CXF
5 4 (6.45%) JSON
5 4 (6.45%) RESTful
6 2 (3.23%) iBATIS
6 2 (3.23%) J2EE
7 1 (1.61%) .NET
7 1 (1.61%) WPF
7 1 (1.61%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (25.81%) Equities
3 11 (17.74%) Credit Risk
4 9 (14.52%) Equity Derivative
4 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.23%) Exotic Derivative
6 2 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.23%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.23%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) UNIX
3 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (38.71%) Data Modelling
3 21 (33.87%) OO
4 20 (32.26%) Scrum
5 17 (27.42%) OOP
6 16 (25.81%) Multithreading
6 16 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
7 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
7 9 (14.52%) Coaching
8 8 (12.90%) Asset Management
8 8 (12.90%) Change Management
9 7 (11.29%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (9.68%) TDD
11 4 (6.45%) Workflow
11 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (6.45%) Project Management
11 4 (6.45%) Kimball Methodology
12 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) Java
2 31 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (30.65%) Python
4 11 (17.74%) C#
5 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
6 7 (11.29%) C++
7 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
7 5 (8.06%) Perl
8 4 (6.45%) Scala
9 3 (4.84%) F#
9 3 (4.84%) VBA
10 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.61%) VBScript
11 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) IBM
3 5 (8.06%) Sybase
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Informatica
5 1 (1.61%) Reuters
5 1 (1.61%) Bloomberg
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