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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Black-Scholes
Rank 621 649 607
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -42
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.010% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £62,500 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +36.36%
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
37901 40977 37231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.41% 84.72% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31783 34009 30762
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 £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 2015.

Black-Scholes Salary Histogram in London

Black-Scholes
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Black-Scholes within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
City of London +32 3 £82,500 +10.00%
Black-Scholes
England

Black-Scholes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (100.00%) Derivative
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
3 12 (85.71%) Banking
3 12 (85.71%) Investment Banking
4 11 (78.57%) Analytics
4 11 (78.57%) SQL
5 9 (64.29%) .NET
5 9 (64.29%) Monte Carlo Method
6 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (57.14%) WCF
6 8 (57.14%) WPF
6 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
6 8 (57.14%) MVC
6 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (57.14%) TDD
6 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 8 (57.14%) C#
6 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
6 8 (57.14%) VBA
6 8 (57.14%) Windows
7 5 (35.71%) Hedge funds
8 4 (28.57%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) Python
8 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (28.57%) C++
9 3 (21.43%) HTML
9 3 (21.43%) Java
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript

Black-Scholes
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Banking
2 12 (85.71%) Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Quantitative Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) WCF
2 8 (57.14%) WPF
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) XSLT
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Derivative
2 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 5 (35.71%) Hedge funds
4 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (21.43%) Fixed Income
5 3 (21.43%) Equities
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Swaptions
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Monte Carlo Method
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
5 1 (7.14%) Product Management
5 1 (7.14%) Fund Management
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 8 (57.14%) VBA
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PhD