Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Swaptions in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Swaptions over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Swaptions
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 348 426
Rank change year-on-year +36 +78 +42
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 10 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.017% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.037% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
City of London median annual salary £58,750 £67,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.96% -18.18% +43.48%
10th Percentile £49,750 £63,750 £75,250
90th Percentile £111,625 £71,250 £89,750
Central London median annual salary £58,750 £67,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year -12.96% -18.18% +43.48%

Swaptions is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4772 5448 7945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 47.10% 46.86% 46.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4256 4950 6654
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +1.74% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,725 £32,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Swaptions
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Swaptions as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Swaptions in the City of London

Swaptions
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swaptions in the City of London.

Salary trend for Swaptions in the City of London

Swaptions
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Swaptions in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Swaptions in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Swaptions.

1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (80.00%) Derivative
3 7 (70.00%) Front Office
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (60.00%) VBA
5 5 (50.00%) Back Office
5 5 (50.00%) Statistics
5 5 (50.00%) Advertising
5 5 (50.00%) Stochastic Calculus
5 5 (50.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 5 (50.00%) Greeks
6 3 (30.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) QA
6 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (10.00%) C
8 1 (10.00%) C#
8 1 (10.00%) C++
8 1 (10.00%) HTML
8 1 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (10.00%) Equities
8 1 (10.00%) Banking
8 1 (10.00%) Change Management
8 1 (10.00%) Python
8 1 (10.00%) MiFID
8 1 (10.00%) Blockchain
8 1 (10.00%) HTML5

Swaptions
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Blockchain
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Front Office
3 5 (50.00%) Advertising
3 5 (50.00%) Back Office
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) FX Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Quant Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Product Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Qualitative Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Derivative
1 8 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (30.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Greeks
1 5 (50.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 5 (50.00%) Statistics
1 5 (50.00%) Stochastic Calculus
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) MiFID