Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Greeks
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1161 1199 1257
Rank change year-on-year +38 +58 +13
Permanent jobs citing Greeks 42 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.013% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.015% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 31
UK median annual salary £90,000 £80,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +45.45% -26.67%
10th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £107,500 £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 161983 169953 194669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 127876 141202 160286
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
England +78 42 £90,000 +12.50% 2
London +34 42 £90,000 +12.50% 2

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Greeks 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 Greeks.

1 30 (71.43%) C#
2 27 (64.29%) Mathematics
2 27 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 27 (64.29%) Market Risk
3 26 (61.90%) Hedge funds
4 25 (59.52%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (35.71%) Front Office
6 12 (28.57%) Finance
7 11 (26.19%) Derivative
8 7 (16.67%) C++
8 7 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (14.29%) VBA
9 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (11.90%) Advertising
10 5 (11.90%) Back Office
10 5 (11.90%) Statistics
10 5 (11.90%) Swaptions
10 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.90%) Stochastic Calculus
10 5 (11.90%) Monte Carlo Method
11 4 (9.52%) Sophis
11 4 (9.52%) Murex
11 4 (9.52%) Release Management
11 4 (9.52%) Endur
12 3 (7.14%) Validation
12 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
12 3 (7.14%) MiFID
12 3 (7.14%) Scrum
12 3 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank

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 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.38%) Hazelcast
1 1 (2.38%) HBase
1 1 (2.38%) Impala
General
1 15 (35.71%) Front Office
2 12 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Advertising
3 5 (11.90%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Developer
2 27 (64.29%) C# Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) C++ Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Front Office Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Front Office C++ Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Junior
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark Developer
7 1 (2.38%) C++ Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Front Office Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Junior Quantitative Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Qualitative Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Quantitative Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Akka
1 1 (2.38%) JMS
1 1 (2.38%) Kafka
1 1 (2.38%) Velocity
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (64.29%) Computer Science
1 27 (64.29%) Market Risk
2 26 (61.90%) Hedge funds
3 25 (59.52%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (26.19%) Derivative
5 7 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (11.90%) Swaptions
7 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.38%) Equities
7 1 (2.38%) Exotic Derivative
7 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.38%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (11.90%) Monte Carlo Method
2 5 (11.90%) Statistics
2 5 (11.90%) Stochastic Calculus
3 4 (9.52%) Release Management
4 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) ETRM
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (7.14%) Scrum
4 3 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (2.38%) BDD
5 1 (2.38%) Data Transformation
5 1 (2.38%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (2.38%) Functional Programming
5 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.38%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) C#
2 7 (16.67%) C++
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) VBA
4 2 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) Clojure
5 1 (2.38%) F#
5 1 (2.38%) Haskell
5 1 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (7.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.38%) GridGain
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Murex
1 4 (9.52%) Sophis
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) OpenLink