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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Black-Scholes
UK
Rank - 938 937
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 0 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.010% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 6
Median salary - £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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
73988 87832 90309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.69% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 60898 73039 74561
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £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 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Contract for Difference
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) SciPy
2 1 (50.00%) NumPy
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Pandas
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg

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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Quantitative Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (50.00%) NumPy
1 1 (50.00%) Pandas
1 1 (50.00%) SciPy
1 1 (50.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Contract for Difference
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg