The table below looks at the statistics for Black-Scholes skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Black-Scholes over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Black-Scholes
UK
Rank - 946 953
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 0 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.011% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 10
Median salary - £46,250 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -27.45%
UK excluding London median salary - £52,500 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75139 88872 92319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.69% 88.15% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61840 73780 75650
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Black-Scholes
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Black-Scholes as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Black-Scholes Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Black-Scholes
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Black-Scholes within the UK.

Black-Scholes Salary Trend in the UK

Black-Scholes
Top 6 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for Black-Scholes.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

Black-Scholes
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg