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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swaptions
Rank 896 960 990
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +30
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 19 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.009% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 4
Median salary £65,000 £81,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +47.72%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 - -

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
41046 45687 49760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.69% 41.19% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33454 36271 39722
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 June 2016 within the UK.

Swaptions Salary Histogram in the UK

Swaptions
Top 5 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 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +74 17 £63,750 -21.53% 2
London +45 17 £63,750 -21.53% 2
City of London +67 8 £62,500 -23.07% 1
Edinburgh - 2 £70,000 -
Scotland - 2 £70,000 -

Swaptions
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 21 (65.63%) Front Office
2 16 (50.00%) Finance
3 14 (43.75%) Derivative
4 11 (34.38%) Fixed Income
4 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
5 9 (28.13%) Hedge funds
5 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (25.00%) C#
7 7 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.88%) Equities
7 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
7 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 6 (18.75%) Python
8 6 (18.75%) OTC Derivatives
9 5 (15.63%) Linux
9 5 (15.63%) Java
9 5 (15.63%) Perl
9 5 (15.63%) VBA
9 5 (15.63%) Back Office
9 5 (15.63%) Systematic Trading
9 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
10 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
10 4 (12.50%) Degree
10 4 (12.50%) QA
10 4 (12.50%) ETRM
10 4 (12.50%) Workflow
10 4 (12.50%) Murex

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Endur
2 3 (9.38%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (65.63%) Front Office
2 16 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (15.63%) Back Office
4 3 (9.38%) Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Support
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) C# WCF Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Implementation Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) OpenLink Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) OpenLink Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) WCF Developer
6 3 (9.38%) WPF Developer
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support
7 2 (6.25%) Production Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) WCF
1 3 (9.38%) WPF
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (3.13%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (3.13%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Derivative
2 11 (34.38%) Fixed Income
3 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (28.13%) Hedge funds
4 7 (21.88%) Equities
4 7 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (18.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 6 (18.75%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
8 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
2 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
2 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.63%) Systematic Trading
4 4 (12.50%) ETRM
4 4 (12.50%) Workflow
5 3 (9.38%) ERD
5 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.38%) MVVM
5 3 (9.38%) Product Management
5 3 (9.38%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
6 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (6.25%) Quantitative Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Release Management
6 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
4 5 (15.63%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) Perl
4 5 (15.63%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 4 (12.50%) QA
1 4 (12.50%) SSAE 16
2 2 (6.25%) EMIR
2 2 (6.25%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Murex
1 4 (12.50%) OpenLink
2 3 (9.38%) SunGard
2 3 (9.38%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.25%) Calypso
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Tradeweb
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.13%) DataSynapse
4 1 (3.13%) eSpeed
4 1 (3.13%) ION Trading
4 1 (3.13%) MarketAxess