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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Black-Scholes
Rank 614 655 612
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -43
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.012% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +42.85%
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
37403 42017 36693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.55% 84.62% 83.82%
Number of salaries quoted 31288 34926 30536
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 June 2015.

Black-Scholes Salary Histogram in London

Black-Scholes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 (100.00%) Derivative
2 12 (92.31%) Investment Banking
2 12 (92.31%) Analytics
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) Banking
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) VB.NET
3 10 (76.92%) VBA
3 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (76.92%) Monte Carlo Method
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (76.92%) Mathematics
3 10 (76.92%) WCF
3 10 (76.92%) WPF
4 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Swaptions
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income

Black-Scholes
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (92.31%) Investment Banking
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
1 12 (92.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) C# Developer
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Quantitative Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
1 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (76.92%) WCF
1 10 (76.92%) WPF
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Derivative
2 10 (76.92%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (23.08%) Hedge funds
4 2 (15.38%) Swaptions
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
4 2 (15.38%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Analytics
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (76.92%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (15.38%) Coaching
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) VB.NET
2 10 (76.92%) VBA
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
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