The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Swaptions in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swaptions over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swaptions
Rank 235 287 326
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +39
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.012% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.073% 0.025% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £67,500 £90,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary - £80,000 -
Swaptions
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2731 3966 5211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.45% 46.85% 45.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2475 3329 4299
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

Swaptions
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Swaptions as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Swaptions Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Swaptions
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Swaptions Salary Trend in the City of London

Swaptions
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Swaptions 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 City of London region with a requirement for Swaptions.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Equities
1 4 (66.67%) Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 2 (33.33%) Stochastic Calculus
2 2 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Fintech
2 2 (33.33%) SSAE 16
2 2 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) OO

Swaptions
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front Office Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Product Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Production Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Derivative
1 4 (66.67%) Equities
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Fintech
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 2 (33.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 2 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
1 2 (33.33%) Numerical Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
1 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stochastic Calculus
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (33.33%) QA
1 2 (33.33%) SSAE 16