The first table below looks at the demand for Black-Scholes skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Black-Scholes over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Black-Scholes
Rank 335 - 321
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% - 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% - 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £75,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10013 9618 10180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.55% 80.70% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8255 8433 9271
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Black-Scholes
London

Black-Scholes
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Black-Scholes across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Black-Scholes Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Black-Scholes
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Black-Scholes across the City of London region.

Black-Scholes Salary Trend in the City of London

Black-Scholes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Black-Scholes 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 Black-Scholes.

1 16 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 16 (100.00%) Back Office
1 16 (100.00%) Derivative
1 16 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
2 15 (93.75%) Hedge funds
2 15 (93.75%) Front Office
2 15 (93.75%) Time Management
2 15 (93.75%) SWIFT
2 15 (93.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 15 (93.75%) Equity Derivative
2 15 (93.75%) General Ledger
2 15 (93.75%) Business Analysis
2 15 (93.75%) Fixed Income
2 15 (93.75%) Equities
2 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 15 (93.75%) Data Management
2 15 (93.75%) Credit Derivative
3 9 (56.25%) Calypso
3 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Project Management
4 6 (37.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow

Black-Scholes
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Black-Scholes 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 Black-Scholes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
General
1 16 (100.00%) Back Office
2 15 (93.75%) Front Office
2 15 (93.75%) General Ledger
2 15 (93.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Business Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WCF
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Remoting
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 16 (100.00%) Derivative
2 15 (93.75%) Hedge funds
2 15 (93.75%) SWIFT
2 15 (93.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 15 (93.75%) Equity Derivative
2 15 (93.75%) Fixed Income
2 15 (93.75%) Equities
2 15 (93.75%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
2 15 (93.75%) Time Management
2 15 (93.75%) Business Analysis
2 15 (93.75%) Data Management
3 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Project Management
4 6 (37.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) C++
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Calypso