The table below looks at the statistics for Black-Scholes skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Black-Scholes over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Black-Scholes
Rank 640 649 648
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 11 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.028% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 1
Average salary £52,500 £63,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -1.92%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Black-Scholes
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35958 35682 37354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.80% 85.64% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30712 29990 30255
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Black-Scholes
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Black-Scholes Jobs Demand Trend in London

Black-Scholes
Salary Trend in London

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

Black-Scholes Salary Trend in London

Black-Scholes
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Black-Scholes across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Black-Scholes Salary Histogram in London

Black-Scholes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Degree
3 10 (66.67%) C++
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Python
3 10 (66.67%) PhD
4 9 (60.00%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) C#
6 7 (46.67%) Perl
6 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 7 (46.67%) Fidessa
6 7 (46.67%) Tcl
6 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (46.67%) Reuters
6 7 (46.67%) Bloomberg
6 7 (46.67%) NYFIX
6 7 (46.67%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
6 7 (46.67%) WCF
6 7 (46.67%) Ubuntu
6 7 (46.67%) Derivative
6 7 (46.67%) CFA
6 7 (46.67%) Patsystems
6 7 (46.67%) GL TRADE
6 7 (46.67%) Monte Carlo Method
6 7 (46.67%) Greeks
6 7 (46.67%) CentOS
6 7 (46.67%) MBA
6 7 (46.67%) SUSE
6 7 (46.67%) Debian

Black-Scholes
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Informix
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Electronic Trading Support
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Support
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Support
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Quant Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior
3 4 (26.67%) Junior C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior Quantitative Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer - Commodities
4 1 (6.67%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Qualitative Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) FIX Protocol
1 7 (46.67%) WCF
2 4 (26.67%) WPF
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Derivative
1 7 (46.67%) Eurex
1 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Credit Derivative
4 3 (20.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) CentOS
1 7 (46.67%) Debian
1 7 (46.67%) Fedora
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) SUSE
1 7 (46.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Electronic Trading
1 7 (46.67%) Greeks
1 7 (46.67%) Monte Carlo Method
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) DNA
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (20.00%) Stochastic Calculus
3 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C++
1 10 (66.67%) Python
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (46.67%) Perl
4 7 (46.67%) Tcl
5 6 (40.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) PhD
3 7 (46.67%) CFA
3 7 (46.67%) MBA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Bloomberg
1 7 (46.67%) Fidessa
1 7 (46.67%) GL TRADE
1 7 (46.67%) NYFIX
1 7 (46.67%) Patsystems
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
1 7 (46.67%) Reuters
2 6 (40.00%) CQG
3 1 (6.67%) EasyScreen
3 1 (6.67%) EccoWare
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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