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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 302 340 306
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 5 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.046% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.050% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 18
Average salary £52,500 £72,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.58% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £102,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
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
9543 12012 11375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.49% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8210 10170 9817
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) Analytics
2 7 (53.85%) Front Office
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
3 6 (46.15%) Validation
3 6 (46.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (46.15%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) VBA
4 4 (30.77%) PhD
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Fixed Income
4 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
4 4 (30.77%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) R
5 3 (23.08%) Derivative
5 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (15.38%) QlikView
7 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
7 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
7 1 (7.69%) Monte Carlo Method
7 1 (7.69%) Greeks

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) QlikView
General
1 7 (53.85%) Front Office
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (30.77%) Fixed Income
2 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
3 3 (23.08%) Derivative
4 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
4 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
4 1 (7.69%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 6 (46.15%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (7.69%) Greeks
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C++
1 6 (46.15%) VBA
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
3 3 (23.08%) R
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) PhD
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
2 1 (7.69%) EMIR
2 1 (7.69%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Murex
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum with bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum with bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago