Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Greeks
UK
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1147 1132 1241
Rank change year-on-year -15 +109 +63
Permanent jobs citing Greeks 36 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.029% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 25
UK median annual salary £90,000 £90,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +33.33%
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 161,030 153,690 182,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.85% 90.46% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 130,479 126,505 152,021
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,058 £27,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
England -37 36 £90,000 - 4
London -41 36 £90,000 - 4

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (69.44%) C#
2 21 (58.33%) Hedge funds
3 20 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 19 (52.78%) Market Risk
5 18 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (33.33%) Finance
7 10 (27.78%) Front Office
7 10 (27.78%) Derivative
8 8 (22.22%) Bloomberg
9 7 (19.44%) WCF
9 7 (19.44%) REST
10 6 (16.67%) MVVM
10 6 (16.67%) WPF
10 6 (16.67%) Stress Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Asset Management
10 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 6 (16.67%) SQL
10 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (13.89%) Fixed Income
11 5 (13.89%) Python
11 5 (13.89%) Linux
11 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (11.11%) MiFID
12 4 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
12 4 (11.11%) Investment Management
12 4 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (11.11%) Web Services
12 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 4 (11.11%) Banking

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 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) KDB
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.78%) HBase
3 1 (2.78%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Moq
2 1 (2.78%) MSTest
2 1 (2.78%) NUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Front Office
3 4 (11.11%) Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) REST
1 7 (19.44%) WCF
2 6 (16.67%) WPF
3 4 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) NumPy
5 2 (5.56%) Pandas
5 2 (5.56%) Spring
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Akka
6 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) HTML5
6 1 (2.78%) JMS
6 1 (2.78%) Kafka
6 1 (2.78%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) Hedge funds
2 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 19 (52.78%) Market Risk
4 18 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (27.78%) Derivative
6 5 (13.89%) Fixed Income
7 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (8.33%) Equities
9 2 (5.56%) Equity Risk
9 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
10 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
10 1 (2.78%) Exotic Derivative
10 1 (2.78%) Grid Computing
10 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Derivative
10 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
10 1 (2.78%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 6 (16.67%) MVVM
2 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.67%) Stress Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 4 (11.11%) PnL Attribution
4 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 4 (11.11%) SDLC
5 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.33%) OO
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Clojure
6 1 (2.78%) F#
6 1 (2.78%) Haskell
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) MiFID
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.78%) GridGain
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Bloomberg
2 4 (11.11%) ION Trading
3 2 (5.56%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Reuters
3 2 (5.56%) Sybase
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau
4 1 (2.78%) Tradeweb