The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Swaptions in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swaptions over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Swaptions
UK
Rank 836 920 944
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +24
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 9 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.007% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.026% 0.016% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Median salary £65,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £80,000 £63,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £80,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median 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
34067 42666 41748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.52% 42.61% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27749 34235 33844
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Swaptions
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Swaptions as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

Swaptions Salary Histogram in the UK

Swaptions
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swaptions within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +76 8 £65,000 -18.75%
London +61 8 £65,000 -18.75%
Scotland - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Swaptions
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Swaptions 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 Swaptions.

1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Fixed Income
3 6 (46.15%) Derivative
3 6 (46.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) OTC Derivatives
5 4 (30.77%) Wireframes
5 4 (30.77%) Hedge funds
5 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 4 (30.77%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (30.77%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (30.77%) Requirements Management
5 4 (30.77%) UML
5 4 (30.77%) RUP
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Front Office
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) Numerical Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Market Risk
6 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
6 3 (23.08%) Fintech
6 3 (23.08%) Presales
7 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
7 2 (15.38%) Complexity Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Creative Problem-Solving

Swaptions
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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Front Arena
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Front Office
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) UML Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) UML Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) VBA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Derivatives Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Fixed Income
2 6 (46.15%) Derivative
2 6 (46.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (38.46%) OTC Derivatives
4 4 (30.77%) Credit Derivative
4 4 (30.77%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (30.77%) Hedge funds
5 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
5 3 (23.08%) Fintech
5 3 (23.08%) Market Risk
6 2 (15.38%) Equities
6 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
7 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Requirements Management
2 4 (30.77%) RUP
2 4 (30.77%) UML
2 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
2 4 (30.77%) Wireframes
3 3 (23.08%) Numerical Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Presales
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Complexity Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) VBA
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) EMIR
1 1 (7.69%) MiFID
1 1 (7.69%) UCITS
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Charles River
1 1 (7.69%) SunGard