The table below looks at the statistics for the Quantitative Analyst 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 Quantitative Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Analyst
Rank 311 322 306
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 9 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.082% 0.074% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.080% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 14
Average salary £68,750 £60,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £120,750 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £65,000
Quantitative Analyst
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
10293 11302 11278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.82% 93.01% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8961 9714 10287
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Quantitative Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Quantitative Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Quantitative Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Quantitative Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Quantitative Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Quantitative Analyst 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 Quantitative Analyst in their job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 11 (61.11%) Mathematics
4 8 (44.44%) Statistics
4 8 (44.44%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) C++
5 7 (38.89%) Validation
5 7 (38.89%) Banking
6 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) PhD
8 4 (22.22%) Front Office
8 4 (22.22%) Derivative
9 3 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
9 3 (16.67%) Credit Risk
9 3 (16.67%) Regression Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) R
9 3 (16.67%) Analytics
9 3 (16.67%) Cluster Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) Web Development
9 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
9 3 (16.67%) Postgraduate
10 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (11.11%) VBA
10 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (11.11%) TDD
10 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 2 (11.11%) Workflow
10 2 (11.11%) Credit Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Quantitative Analyst 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 Quantitative Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) LaTeX
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Front Office
4 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (11.11%) French Language
6 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) SciPy
1 1 (5.56%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Mathematics
2 8 (44.44%) Statistics
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) Derivative
5 3 (16.67%) Credit Risk
6 2 (11.11%) Market Risk
6 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (11.11%) Economics
6 2 (11.11%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (11.11%) Physics
7 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Validation
2 3 (16.67%) Web Development
2 3 (16.67%) Cluster Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (16.67%) Regression Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Stochastic Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Stress Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Python
3 7 (38.89%) C++
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) R
6 2 (11.11%) VBA
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) PhD
3 3 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) IAS 39
1 2 (11.11%) Basel III
2 1 (5.56%) Solvency II
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago