The first table below looks at the demand for Black-Scholes skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Black-Scholes over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Black-Scholes
Rank 890 831 857
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +26
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 5 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.005% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.006% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87553 79947 86103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71008 65980 73851
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Black-Scholes
UK

Black-Scholes
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Black-Scholes across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Black-Scholes Jobs Demand Trend in England

Black-Scholes
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Black-Scholes across the England region.

Black-Scholes Salary Trend in England

Black-Scholes
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Black-Scholes across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Black-Scholes Salary Histogram in England

Black-Scholes
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Black-Scholes within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -27 5 £75,000 +36.36%
Black-Scholes
UK

Black-Scholes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Black-Scholes 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 Black-Scholes.

1 22 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 22 (100.00%) Derivative
2 20 (90.91%) Monte Carlo Method
2 20 (90.91%) Back Office
3 17 (77.27%) Finance
3 17 (77.27%) Equities
4 15 (68.18%) Front Office
4 15 (68.18%) Hedge funds
4 15 (68.18%) Time Management
4 15 (68.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 15 (68.18%) Equity Derivative
4 15 (68.18%) Data Management
4 15 (68.18%) Credit Derivative
4 15 (68.18%) General Ledger
4 15 (68.18%) Fixed Income
4 15 (68.18%) Business Analysis
4 15 (68.18%) SWIFT
5 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (40.91%) Calypso
6 7 (31.82%) C#
7 6 (27.27%) Project Management
7 6 (27.27%) Resource Management
8 5 (22.73%) Web Development
8 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
8 5 (22.73%) WCF
8 5 (22.73%) Greeks
8 5 (22.73%) RESTful
8 5 (22.73%) .NET
8 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
8 5 (22.73%) SOA

Black-Scholes
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Black-Scholes 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 Black-Scholes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 20 (90.91%) Back Office
2 17 (77.27%) Finance
3 15 (68.18%) Front Office
3 15 (68.18%) General Ledger
4 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
4 5 (22.73%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Business Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) WPF Developer
5 1 (4.55%) UI Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) WCF
1 5 (22.73%) RESTful
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) WF
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) WPF
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 22 (100.00%) Derivative
2 17 (77.27%) Equities
3 15 (68.18%) Hedge funds
3 15 (68.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 15 (68.18%) Equity Derivative
3 15 (68.18%) Credit Derivative
3 15 (68.18%) Fixed Income
3 15 (68.18%) SWIFT
4 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
5 2 (9.09%) Statistics
5 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 2 (9.09%) Physics
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Monte Carlo Method
2 15 (68.18%) Time Management
2 15 (68.18%) Data Management
2 15 (68.18%) Business Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Resource Management
5 5 (22.73%) Web Development
5 5 (22.73%) Greeks
5 5 (22.73%) SOA
5 5 (22.73%) OO
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) Workflow
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) MVVM
7 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
9 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
9 1 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Calypso
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle