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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Analyst
Rank 322 313 322
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 9 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.076% 0.12% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.12% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 8
Average salary £60,000 £72,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £53,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 £98,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £51,250
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
11013 11311 12287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.43% 93.37% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9250 10008 11245
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 12 (80.00%) Finance
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) Mathematics
3 9 (60.00%) Banking
3 9 (60.00%) C++
3 9 (60.00%) PhD
4 8 (53.33%) Statistics
5 7 (46.67%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Derivative
8 4 (26.67%) Physics
8 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
9 3 (20.00%) Market Risk
9 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
9 3 (20.00%) French Language
9 3 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
9 3 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
9 3 (20.00%) Basel III
9 3 (20.00%) Stochastic Modelling
9 3 (20.00%) R
9 3 (20.00%) Analytics
9 3 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
9 3 (20.00%) Economics
9 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (20.00%) Validation
9 3 (20.00%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (20.00%) IAS 39
9 3 (20.00%) Postgraduate

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) French Language
3 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (13.33%) Front Office
4 2 (13.33%) Legal
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (53.33%) Statistics
3 5 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (26.67%) Derivative
4 4 (26.67%) Physics
4 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
5 3 (20.00%) Market Risk
5 3 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (20.00%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (20.00%) Economics
6 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
6 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Validation
1 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
1 3 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) Stochastic Modelling
1 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 3 (20.00%) R
6 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 9 (60.00%) PhD
3 3 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) IAS 39
1 3 (20.00%) Basel III
2 1 (6.67%) Solvency II
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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