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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swaptions
Rank 255 313 344
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +31
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.019% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.034% 0.042% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £62,500 £81,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 - -
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
2904 4798 5773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.35% 45.63% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2601 3921 4712
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 July 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 10 (100.00%) Derivative
2 6 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (60.00%) Front Office
2 6 (60.00%) Equities
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) VBA
3 4 (40.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 4 (40.00%) Fixed Income
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) SSAE 16
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (20.00%) EMIR
4 2 (20.00%) MVVM
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) MiFID
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Front Office
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Product Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Production Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior WPF Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (20.00%) WCF Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WPF Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Market Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
1 2 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Derivative
2 6 (60.00%) Equities
2 6 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Fixed Income
3 4 (40.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 4 (40.00%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) MVVM
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) VBA
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (40.00%) QA
1 4 (40.00%) SSAE 16
2 2 (20.00%) EMIR
2 2 (20.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft