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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 122 145 136
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 16 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.58% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% 1.40% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 10
Median salary £75,000 £52,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +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
800 1284 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.61% 41.70% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 509 747 726
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,434 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Edinburgh +21 8 £75,000 -
Glasgow +11 8 £47,500 -9.52%
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 22 (59.46%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) Finance
3 19 (51.35%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (45.95%) SQL
5 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (37.84%) OTC Derivatives
7 13 (35.14%) OO
8 12 (32.43%) Front Office
9 11 (29.73%) C++
9 11 (29.73%) Banking
10 10 (27.03%) Degree
11 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
11 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (24.32%) Asset Management
12 8 (21.62%) Investment Banking
12 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
12 8 (21.62%) Linux
12 8 (21.62%) Python
13 7 (18.92%) Unix
13 7 (18.92%) Equities
13 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
14 6 (16.22%) QA
14 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
14 6 (16.22%) Charles River
14 6 (16.22%) OOD
14 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
15 5 (13.51%) Monte Carlo Method
15 5 (13.51%) System Integration Testing
15 5 (13.51%) SDLC
15 5 (13.51%) Translating Business Requirements

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.81%) KDB
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.41%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.11%) Selenium
2 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Ant
3 1 (2.70%) Concordion
3 1 (2.70%) Gradle
3 1 (2.70%) Hudson
3 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.70%) JBehave
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) JMeter
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) Front Office
3 11 (29.73%) Banking
4 8 (21.62%) Investment Banking
5 4 (10.81%) Back Office
6 3 (8.11%) Marketing
7 2 (5.41%) Legal
8 1 (2.70%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Java Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Business Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Python Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Applications Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C++ Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Java Analyst Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (10.81%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Technical Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Audit Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Risk Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (8.11%) Spring
2 2 (5.41%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (5.41%) JMS
2 2 (5.41%) Node.js
2 2 (5.41%) Swing
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.70%) Akka
3 1 (2.70%) J2EE
3 1 (2.70%) J2SE
3 1 (2.70%) JSON
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.70%) STL
3 1 (2.70%) WPF
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (37.84%) OTC Derivatives
3 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 7 (18.92%) Equities
4 5 (13.51%) Credit Risk
4 5 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (13.51%) Grid Computing
5 4 (10.81%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (5.41%) Reference Data
8 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
8 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
8 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.70%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) OO
3 9 (24.32%) Asset Management
3 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
3 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) OOD
6 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Investment Management
6 5 (13.51%) Monte Carlo Method
6 5 (13.51%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
7 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) C++
4 8 (21.62%) Python
5 4 (10.81%) C#
5 4 (10.81%) Perl
6 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.41%) C
8 1 (2.70%) F#
8 1 (2.70%) Scala
8 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) CFA
3 3 (8.11%) CGEIT
3 3 (8.11%) CISA
3 3 (8.11%) CISM
3 3 (8.11%) CRISC
4 1 (2.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) COBIT
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (5.41%) MiFID
4 1 (2.70%) EMIR
4 1 (2.70%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Charles River
2 5 (13.51%) Sybase
3 4 (10.81%) Bloomberg
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) SunGard
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Perforce