The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Swaptions in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Swaptions over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Swaptions
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 639 653
Rank change year-on-year +71 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Swaptions 9 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.027% 0.038% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.062% 0.084% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 3
Median salary £120,000 £61,250 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +95.91% -25.75%  
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14623 19073 18844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.35% 45.23% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12006 15900 15277
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Swaptions
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Swaptions as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Swaptions in London

Swaptions
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Swaptions in London

Swaptions
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Swaptions in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Swaptions in London

Swaptions
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swaptions within the London region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
City of London +41 8 £120,000 +100.00%
Swaptions
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region with a requirement for Swaptions.

1 12 (66.67%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) Front Office
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) PhD
4 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 8 (44.44%) Fixed Income
5 7 (38.89%) Banking
5 7 (38.89%) Investment Banking
6 6 (33.33%) Derivative
6 6 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) OTC Derivatives
8 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (16.67%) UML
9 3 (16.67%) RUP
9 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
9 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 2 (11.11%) Release Management
10 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
10 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
10 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
10 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint

Swaptions
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Front Arena
General
1 10 (55.56%) Front Office
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 7 (38.89%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Credit Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Qualitative Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Quantitative Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) UML Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) UML Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Fixed Income
2 6 (33.33%) Derivative
2 6 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (27.78%) OTC Derivatives
4 3 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
4 3 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
5 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
6 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.56%) Fintech
6 1 (5.56%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 3 (16.67%) RUP
3 3 (16.67%) UML
3 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.56%) Numerical Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Physics
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 9 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) SunGard