Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Greeks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Greeks over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Greeks
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1179 1161 1274
Rank change year-on-year -18 +113 +30
Permanent jobs citing Greeks 23 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.028% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.030% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 15
UK median annual salary £90,000 £90,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
10th Percentile £73,000 £70,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £108,000 £113,875 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Greeks is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 158,353 161,102 183,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.68% 90.72% 90.01%
Number of salaries quoted 126,551 129,797 152,245
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,039 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

Greeks
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Greeks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Greeks in the UK

Greeks
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Greeks in the UK

Greeks
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Greeks over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Greeks in the UK

Greeks
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Greeks within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 23 £90,000 - 3
England -20 23 £90,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Greeks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Greeks.

1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) Derivative
2 10 (43.48%) Hedge funds
3 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
3 9 (39.13%) Market Risk
4 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
4 8 (34.78%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 8 (34.78%) Front Office
5 7 (30.43%) Bloomberg
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) WCF
7 5 (21.74%) PnL Attribution
7 5 (21.74%) Stress Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (17.39%) REST
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 4 (17.39%) Python
8 4 (17.39%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (17.39%) MiFID
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income
8 4 (17.39%) Banking
8 4 (17.39%) ION Trading
8 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
9 3 (13.04%) Scrum
9 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
9 3 (13.04%) WPF

Greeks
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 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) KDB
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Moq
1 2 (8.70%) NUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) MSTest
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
1 8 (34.78%) Front Office
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) C# Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) WCF
2 4 (17.39%) REST
3 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 3 (13.04%) WPF
4 2 (8.70%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Derivative
1 10 (43.48%) Hedge funds
2 9 (39.13%) Market Risk
3 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
3 8 (34.78%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (17.39%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income
5 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.70%) Equity Risk
6 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
7 1 (4.35%) Equities
7 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
7 1 (4.35%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (4.35%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) PnL Attribution
3 5 (21.74%) Stress Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
4 4 (17.39%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
5 3 (13.04%) MVVM
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) MiFID
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Bloomberg
2 4 (17.39%) ION Trading
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (8.70%) Reuters
4 2 (8.70%) Sybase
5 1 (4.35%) Tableau
5 1 (4.35%) Tradeweb