The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swaptions
Rank 327 299 322
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 1 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.13% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.021% 0.32% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 1
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.21%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4876 4731 5373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.17% 40.20% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4049 4080 4898
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Swaptions
London

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 25 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree