The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Derivatives
UK / Scotland
Rank 133 125 127
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Derivative 5 34 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 1.16% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 2.66% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £78,750 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +96.87% -30.43%  

Derivative is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 852 1276 1105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.74% 43.64% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 549 763 654
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Derivative as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in Scotland

Derivative
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Derivative in Scotland.

Salary trend for Derivative 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 24 March 2017. 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 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 +1 5 - -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Banking
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) OTC Derivatives
4 11 (52.38%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) OO
5 9 (42.86%) Asset Management
6 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
6 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
6 8 (38.10%) MiFID
6 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (38.10%) Unix
6 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
6 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (33.33%) Gradle
7 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 7 (33.33%) JSON
7 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (33.33%) Hudson
7 7 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (33.33%) DB2
7 7 (33.33%) Ant
7 7 (33.33%) SOAP
7 7 (33.33%) Perforce
7 7 (33.33%) Scrum
7 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 7 (33.33%) Spring
7 7 (33.33%) Maven
7 7 (33.33%) Investment Banking

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 7 (33.33%) DB2
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Ant
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (33.33%) Gradle
1 7 (33.33%) Hudson
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (33.33%) Maven
2 5 (23.81%) Concordion
2 5 (23.81%) JBehave
2 5 (23.81%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 14 (66.67%) Banking
2 7 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Front Office
4 4 (19.05%) Back Office
5 3 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Developer
3 9 (42.86%) Business Analyst
4 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Derivatives Business Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Java Analyst Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (19.05%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate Business Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) JSON
1 7 (33.33%) SOAP
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (4.76%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) OTC Derivatives
2 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.76%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) OO
3 9 (42.86%) Asset Management
4 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
4 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
4 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
7 5 (23.81%) TDD
8 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
8 4 (19.05%) OOD
8 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Requirements Management
8 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.52%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CFA
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) MiFID
2 4 (19.05%) QA
3 3 (14.29%) EMIR
4 2 (9.52%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (4.76%) UCITS
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Perforce
2 5 (23.81%) Charles River
3 4 (19.05%) Bloomberg
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) SunGard