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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Black-Scholes over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Black-Scholes
Rank - 670 689
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.010% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 - -
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
36654 38395 42591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.46% 87.45% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 31639 32144 35358
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for Black-Scholes.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) PhD
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) MBA
2 5 (55.56%) SUSE
2 5 (55.56%) Debian
2 5 (55.56%) Fedora
2 5 (55.56%) Fidessa
2 5 (55.56%) Tcl
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Reuters
2 5 (55.56%) Bloomberg
2 5 (55.56%) NYFIX
2 5 (55.56%) CQG
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Patsystems
2 5 (55.56%) GL TRADE
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
2 5 (55.56%) CFA
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (55.56%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (55.56%) Greeks
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 5 (55.56%) Eurex

Black-Scholes
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Electronic Trading Support
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Support
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Support
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Quant Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Credit Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Product Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Qualitative Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Quantitative Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
2 4 (44.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Eurex
2 4 (44.44%) Credit Derivative
2 4 (44.44%) Derivative
2 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) CentOS
1 5 (55.56%) Debian
1 5 (55.56%) Fedora
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) SUSE
1 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Electronic Trading
1 5 (55.56%) Greeks
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Monte Carlo Method
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Stress Testing
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Tcl
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 4 (44.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) PhD
2 5 (55.56%) CFA
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) MBA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Bloomberg
1 5 (55.56%) CQG
1 5 (55.56%) Fidessa
1 5 (55.56%) GL TRADE
1 5 (55.56%) NYFIX
1 5 (55.56%) Patsystems
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
1 5 (55.56%) Reuters