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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swaptions
Rank 898 877 887
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 4 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.009% 0.016% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 13
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £68,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £40,000

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
42746 42966 44777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.58% 39.25% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34484 34342 37475
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 November 2014 within the UK.

Swaptions Salary Histogram in the UK

Swaptions
Top 3 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 27 November 2014. 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
City of London +25 4 £57,500 +15.00% 1
London +1 4 £57,500 +15.00% 2
England -34 4 £57,500 +15.00% 2

Swaptions
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Front Office
3 5 (62.50%) Fixed Income
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (50.00%) Derivative
5 3 (37.50%) WinForms
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Numerical Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) TestNG
5 3 (37.50%) Market Making
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) RAD
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) VBA
5 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) JUnit
6 2 (25.00%) STL

Swaptions
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) TestNG
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Front Office
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Front Office Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Junior
3 3 (37.50%) Junior Quantitative Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Quantitative Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) WinForms
2 3 (37.50%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (25.00%) STL
3 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Fixed Income
4 4 (50.00%) Derivative
5 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
6 1 (12.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Numerical Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) RAD
2 3 (37.50%) Market Making
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) Groovy
4 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) DataSynapse
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago