The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Swaptions in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swaptions over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swaptions
Rank 626 633 663
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.019% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.036% 0.043% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £57,500 £82,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.30% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £78,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £88,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Swaptions
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19466 18803 19775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.28% 45.79% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16201 15466 15672
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Swaptions
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Swaptions across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Swaptions Jobs Demand Trend in London

Swaptions
Salary Trend in London

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

Swaptions Salary Trend in London

Swaptions
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swaptions across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Swaptions Salary Histogram in London

Swaptions
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Swaptions 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 Swaptions.

1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) JUnit
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) OOD
3 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (50.00%) Selenium
3 8 (50.00%) TestNG
3 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Spring
3 8 (50.00%) Maven
3 8 (50.00%) Web Development
3 8 (50.00%) Java EE
3 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 8 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (43.75%) Performance Metrics
4 7 (43.75%) SDLC
4 7 (43.75%) LESS
4 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing

Swaptions
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Swaptions 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 Swaptions. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Front Arena
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (50.00%) JUnit
1 8 (50.00%) Maven
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
1 8 (50.00%) TestNG
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Financial Institution
3 5 (31.25%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) French Language
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Quantitative Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Development Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Market Risk Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) Java EE
1 8 (50.00%) Spring
2 7 (43.75%) LESS
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Market Risk
3 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) OO
1 8 (50.00%) OOD
1 8 (50.00%) Web Development
2 7 (43.75%) Integration Testing
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) SDLC
2 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.25%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) SunGard
2 1 (6.25%) Calypso
2 1 (6.25%) Murex