The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Swaptions in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swaptions over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swaptions
Rank 927 929 935
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.019% 0.019% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £68,750 £82,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £78,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £88,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43044 42819 42980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.22% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34487 34634 33452
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Swaptions
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Swaptions Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Swaptions
Salary Trend

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

Swaptions Salary Trend in the UK

Swaptions
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swaptions over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Swaptions Salary Histogram in the UK

Swaptions
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swaptions within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 8 £68,750 -16.66%
London +8 8 £68,750 -16.66%

Swaptions
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Degree
3 9 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) JUnit
4 8 (44.44%) OO
4 8 (44.44%) Financial Institution
4 8 (44.44%) OOD
4 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Spring
4 8 (44.44%) Maven
4 8 (44.44%) Web Development
4 8 (44.44%) Java EE
4 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 8 (44.44%) Selenium
4 8 (44.44%) TestNG
4 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
4 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 7 (38.89%) Performance Metrics
5 7 (38.89%) SDLC
5 7 (38.89%) LESS

Swaptions
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Front Arena
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
1 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 8 (44.44%) JUnit
1 8 (44.44%) Maven
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
1 8 (44.44%) TestNG
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Financial Institution
3 7 (38.89%) Front Office
4 3 (16.67%) Banking
4 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Back Office
5 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (5.56%) French Language
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Quantitative Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Development Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Market Risk Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
2 8 (44.44%) Java EE
2 8 (44.44%) Spring
3 7 (38.89%) LESS
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) DOM
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 7 (38.89%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (22.22%) Fixed Income
5 3 (16.67%) Hedge funds
5 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (16.67%) Market Risk
5 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (11.11%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) OO
1 8 (44.44%) OOD
1 8 (44.44%) Web Development
2 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) SDLC
2 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SunGard
2 1 (5.56%) Calypso
2 1 (5.56%) Caplin
2 1 (5.56%) Charles River
2 1 (5.56%) Murex