The table below looks at the statistics for Black-Scholes skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Black-Scholes over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Black-Scholes
Rank 920 927 957
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 2 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.006% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.007% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £150,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -56.66%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 - -
Black-Scholes
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84197 88616 95514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.73% 85.95% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70858 72433 77790
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Black-Scholes
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Black-Scholes as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Black-Scholes within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Black-Scholes
UK

Black-Scholes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Black-Scholes 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 England region with a requirement for Black-Scholes.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) PhD
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) C++
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) Derivative
4 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
4 7 (58.33%) WCF
4 7 (58.33%) Monte Carlo Method
4 7 (58.33%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) C
5 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 5 (41.67%) Fidessa
5 5 (41.67%) Tcl
5 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 5 (41.67%) Reuters
5 5 (41.67%) Bloomberg
5 5 (41.67%) NYFIX
5 5 (41.67%) CQG
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) MBA
5 5 (41.67%) SUSE
5 5 (41.67%) Debian
5 5 (41.67%) Fedora
5 5 (41.67%) Greeks
5 5 (41.67%) CentOS
5 5 (41.67%) Credit Risk
5 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell

Black-Scholes
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
1 5 (41.67%) C# Quant Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Electronic Trading Support
1 5 (41.67%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Linux Support
1 5 (41.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Quantitative Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Support
2 3 (25.00%) Junior
2 3 (25.00%) Junior C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Junior Quantitative Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Product Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Qualitative Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) WCF
2 5 (41.67%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Derivative
1 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) Credit Risk
2 5 (41.67%) Eurex
3 4 (33.33%) Credit Derivative
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) CentOS
1 5 (41.67%) Debian
1 5 (41.67%) Fedora
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) SUSE
1 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Monte Carlo Method
2 5 (41.67%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (41.67%) Greeks
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) DNA
4 3 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (25.00%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (41.67%) C
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) Tcl
5 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 4 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) PhD
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) CFA
3 5 (41.67%) MBA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Bloomberg
1 5 (41.67%) CQG
1 5 (41.67%) Fidessa
1 5 (41.67%) GL TRADE
1 5 (41.67%) NYFIX
1 5 (41.67%) Patsystems
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
1 5 (41.67%) Reuters