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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swaptions
Rank 309 316 309
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 3 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.026% 0.075% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.070% 0.18% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 24
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -24.13%
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
4295 4988 5364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.69% 41.53% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3580 4374 4918
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swaptions across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Swaptions Salary Histogram in the City of London

Swaptions
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) STL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) TestNG
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) STL
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (33.33%) Grid Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse