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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Black-Scholes
Rank 619 611 624
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 2 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.011% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.014% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Average salary £87,500 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £55,000 £76,500
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
39277 36796 40730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.88% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32377 30444 35159
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Black-Scholes Salary Histogram in London

Black-Scholes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (100.00%) Derivative
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Investment Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Back Office
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) N-Tier
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Monte Carlo Method
2 5 (71.43%) Greeks
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) WF
4 3 (42.86%) MVVM
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics

Black-Scholes
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Investment Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Back Office
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) RESTful
1 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) WF
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (100.00%) Derivative
2 5 (71.43%) N-Tier
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Equities
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Monte Carlo Method
1 5 (71.43%) Greeks
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle