The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Black-Scholes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Black-Scholes over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Black-Scholes
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 882 - 971
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Black-Scholes 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% - 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% - 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £49,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary - - -

Black-Scholes is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 78925 87582 97637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63638 73140 79819
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Black-Scholes
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Black-Scholes as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Black-Scholes in the UK

Black-Scholes
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Black-Scholes in the UK

Black-Scholes
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Black-Scholes within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 - 1 £49,000 -
London - 1 £49,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Black-Scholes 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 Black-Scholes.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Fraud Detection
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS
1 1 (100.00%) Scorecard
1 1 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Scorecard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Analytics

Black-Scholes
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Fraud Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Scorecard
1 1 (100.00%) Scorecard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS