The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Black-Scholes
Rank 309 293 309
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 2 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.19% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.23% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £80,000 £65,000 £120,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Black-Scholes
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8639 8614 8720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.04% 82.93% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7305 7231 7812
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,994 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Swaptions
1 2 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Swaptions
1 2 (100.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree