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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swaptions over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swaptions
Rank 316 333 328
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.016% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.043% 0.035% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £81,250 £62,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £52,500 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
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
4611 5702 5957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.90% 45.76% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4647 5176
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Swaptions
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Swaptions across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Swaptions 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 Swaptions.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Derivative
1 3 (100.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Black-Scholes
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (66.67%) Equities
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Interest Rate Derivative

Swaptions
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Swaptions 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 Swaptions. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Derivative
1 3 (100.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (66.67%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Black-Scholes
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
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