The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Swaptions in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swaptions over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swaptions
Rank 884 825 862
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +37
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 4 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.028% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.084% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 27
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.44%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Swaptions
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33835 33397 37114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.13% 33.55% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26794 27173 31554
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Swaptions
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Swaptions across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Swaptions Jobs Demand Trend in England

Swaptions
Salary Trend in England

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

Swaptions Salary Trend in England

Swaptions
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swaptions across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Swaptions Salary Histogram in England

Swaptions
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swaptions within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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 -24 4 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Swaptions
UK

Swaptions
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 9 (90.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) Derivative
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Fixed Income
3 6 (60.00%) Front Office
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (40.00%) Java EE
5 4 (40.00%) Greeks
5 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk
5 4 (40.00%) Market Risk
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Murex
5 4 (40.00%) Calypso
6 3 (30.00%) Solaris
6 3 (30.00%) JUnit
6 3 (30.00%) Contract for Difference
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) TestNG
7 2 (20.00%) Scala
7 2 (20.00%) Groovy
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (20.00%) Perl

Swaptions
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) TestNG
General
1 6 (60.00%) Front Office
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
1 4 (40.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (10.00%) STL
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (70.00%) Derivative
3 6 (60.00%) Fixed Income
4 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk
4 4 (40.00%) Market Risk
5 3 (30.00%) Contract for Difference
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
7 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Greeks
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Groovy
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Murex
1 4 (40.00%) Calypso
2 1 (10.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft