The table below looks at the statistics for Quantitative Analysis skills 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 Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 306 313 308
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 11 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.071% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.086% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +51.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £21,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+132.55% -46.25%
Quantitative Analysis
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8813 9338 8853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.30% 82.65% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7404 7798 7845
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,177 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Quantitative Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quantitative Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Quantitative Analysis
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Quantitative Analysis Salary Trend in the City of London

Quantitative Analysis
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Quantitative Analysis Salary Histogram in the City of London

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Quantitative Analysis also 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 that cited Quantitative Analysis.

1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Analytics
4 10 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 10 (33.33%) ETL
5 8 (26.67%) UNIX
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
6 7 (23.33%) Marketing
6 7 (23.33%) R
6 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (23.33%) Algorithms
6 7 (23.33%) Spring
6 7 (23.33%) Front Office
6 7 (23.33%) Perl
6 7 (23.33%) SPSS
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle
7 6 (20.00%) VBA
7 6 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 6 (20.00%) Campaign Analysis
7 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 6 (20.00%) Tableau
7 6 (20.00%) Clementine
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 5 (16.67%) Scrum
9 4 (13.33%) Python
9 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.33%) Asset Management

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Quantitative Analysis also 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 that cited Quantitative Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) SPSS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 6 (20.00%) Clementine
2 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (13.33%) Big Data
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.67%) Sqoop
5 2 (6.67%) HBase
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.33%) MS Access
6 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.33%) Star Schema
6 1 (3.33%) dBASE
6 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.33%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.33%) Mahout
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Front Office
2 7 (23.33%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Data Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Front Office Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Data Modeller
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Database Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Management Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Business Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) SciPy
2 1 (3.33%) NumPy
2 1 (3.33%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
2 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.33%) Neural Network
4 1 (3.33%) Economics
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Analytics
2 10 (33.33%) ETL
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 6 (20.00%) Campaign Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 3 (10.00%) OOP
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.00%) MapReduce
8 2 (6.67%) Machine Learning
8 2 (6.67%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (6.67%) Validation
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
9 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Perl
3 7 (23.33%) R
4 6 (20.00%) VBA
5 4 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.33%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
2 1 (3.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Flume
1 2 (6.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
1 6 (20.00%) Tableau
2 2 (6.67%) MapR
2 2 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
2 2 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) BT