The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Quantitative Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quant Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 214 253 311
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 9 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.062% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.065% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Median salary £77,500 £97,500 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.51% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,700 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £112,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -

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
4856 6188 9805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.95% 95.79% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4418 5546 8579
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

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 19 January 2017.

Quantitative Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Quantitative Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (82.61%) Mathematics
2 18 (78.26%) Finance
3 13 (56.52%) Risk Management
3 13 (56.52%) C++
3 13 (56.52%) Degree
4 12 (52.17%) Validation
4 12 (52.17%) Front Office
5 10 (43.48%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) R
6 9 (39.13%) MiFID
6 9 (39.13%) MATLAB
6 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
7 8 (34.78%) Market Risk
8 7 (30.43%) Stochastic Calculus
8 7 (30.43%) EMIR
8 7 (30.43%) Dodd-Frank
8 7 (30.43%) Physics
8 7 (30.43%) Credit Risk
8 7 (30.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (30.43%) Advertising
8 7 (30.43%) Credit Risk Management
9 6 (26.09%) VB
9 6 (26.09%) Statistics
9 6 (26.09%) Derivative
10 5 (21.74%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (21.74%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (21.74%) Analytics
10 5 (21.74%) Financial Modelling

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Front Office
3 7 (30.43%) Advertising
4 2 (8.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) SOAP
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
1 3 (13.04%) XML
1 3 (13.04%) XSLT
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (82.61%) Mathematics
2 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
3 8 (34.78%) Market Risk
4 7 (30.43%) Credit Risk
4 7 (30.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (30.43%) Physics
5 6 (26.09%) Derivative
5 6 (26.09%) Statistics
6 5 (21.74%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
8 1 (4.35%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Risk Management
2 12 (52.17%) Validation
3 7 (30.43%) Credit Risk Management
3 7 (30.43%) Stochastic Calculus
4 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (21.74%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (13.04%) Computational Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) RAD
6 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Attribution
7 1 (4.35%) Quantitative Finance
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C++
2 10 (43.48%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) R
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) MATLAB
4 6 (26.09%) VB
5 5 (21.74%) VBA
6 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) MiFID
2 7 (30.43%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (30.43%) EMIR
3 2 (8.70%) FATCA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Sybase
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