The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Quantitative Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 278 300 309
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 30 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.13% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.14% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 6
Average salary £95,000 £75,000 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £35,000 £90,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £104,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary - £48,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year
- -46.66%
C++ Quantitative Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9538 9764 10349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.31% 92.88% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8178 8266 9283
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,925 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer across the City of London region.

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 25 (62.50%) Analytics
4 22 (55.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 22 (55.00%) Credit Risk
5 19 (47.50%) Finance
6 13 (32.50%) Front Office
7 11 (27.50%) Low Latency
8 9 (22.50%) Mathematics
9 8 (20.00%) Derivative
10 7 (17.50%) UNIX
10 7 (17.50%) Equities
10 7 (17.50%) Degree
11 6 (15.00%) Memory Management
11 6 (15.00%) Linux
11 6 (15.00%) OO
12 5 (12.50%) Python
12 5 (12.50%) Statistics
12 5 (12.50%) Banking
12 5 (12.50%) Validation
12 5 (12.50%) Multithreading
12 5 (12.50%) Signal Processing
12 5 (12.50%) Algorithms
13 4 (10.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 4 (10.00%) Fixed Income
13 4 (10.00%) Java
14 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
14 3 (7.50%) Basel II
14 3 (7.50%) Migration
14 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (5.00%) LaTeX
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Front Office
3 5 (12.50%) Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) STL
1 1 (2.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 28 (70.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 22 (55.00%) Credit Risk
3 9 (22.50%) Mathematics
4 8 (20.00%) Derivative
5 7 (17.50%) Equities
6 5 (12.50%) Algorithms
6 5 (12.50%) Statistics
7 4 (10.00%) Fixed Income
8 2 (5.00%) Hedge funds
9 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) UNIX
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Analytics
2 22 (55.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 11 (27.50%) Low Latency
4 6 (15.00%) Memory Management
4 6 (15.00%) OO
5 5 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 5 (12.50%) Validation
5 5 (12.50%) Signal Processing
6 4 (10.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.00%) Workflow
8 2 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (5.00%) TDD
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) Market Making
9 1 (2.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (12.50%) Python
3 4 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
5 1 (2.50%) VC++
5 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Basel II
1 3 (7.50%) Basel III
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £200000 per annum + extensive benefits and bonus
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