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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swaptions
Rank 880 871 860
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 6 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.001% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.015% 0.002% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Average salary £77,500 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.22% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £45,000 £100,000
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
39821 40968 41864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 39.42% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32217 32014 34901
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £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 23 January 2015 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 23 January 2015. 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
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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 +16 6 £77,500 +72.22% 4
London -4 6 £77,500 +72.22% 4
City of London +2 3 £77,500 +72.22% 1

Swaptions
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Front Office
2 8 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) Fixed Income
3 7 (70.00%) Derivative
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) VBA
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (40.00%) Hedge funds
6 4 (40.00%) Python
7 3 (30.00%) RAD
7 3 (30.00%) XML
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (30.00%) WinForms
7 3 (30.00%) Analytics
7 3 (30.00%) Market Making
7 3 (30.00%) Numerical Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) WPF
7 3 (30.00%) Banking
8 2 (20.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (20.00%) Greeks
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries

Swaptions
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (90.00%) Front Office
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Front Office Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Junior
4 3 (30.00%) Junior Quantitative Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) WinForms
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
3 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (20.00%) STL
3 2 (20.00%) Flash
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (70.00%) Fixed Income
2 7 (70.00%) Derivative
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (20.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (10.00%) Equities
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) RAD
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Market Making
2 3 (30.00%) Numerical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Greeks
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Black-Scholes
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Systematic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) VBA
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) DataSynapse
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Posted: 4 days ago