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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quant Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 215 256 323
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 10 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.10% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.11% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Median salary £77,500 £110,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.54% +87.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £117,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -

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
4759 6607 9864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.34% 95.81% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4361 5893 8469
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 16 (76.19%) Mathematics
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 12 (57.14%) Validation
4 11 (52.38%) Front Office
4 11 (52.38%) Risk Management
4 11 (52.38%) C++
4 11 (52.38%) R
5 10 (47.62%) MATLAB
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) Python
6 8 (38.10%) Advertising
6 8 (38.10%) Market Risk
7 7 (33.33%) Credit Risk
7 7 (33.33%) Stochastic Calculus
7 7 (33.33%) Physics
7 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 7 (33.33%) MiFID
7 7 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (33.33%) EMIR
7 7 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (33.33%) Credit Risk Management
8 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (23.81%) Statistics
9 5 (23.81%) PhD
10 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
10 4 (19.05%) C#
10 4 (19.05%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (19.05%) Algorithmic Trading
11 3 (14.29%) Predictive 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Front Office
3 8 (38.10%) Advertising
4 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 2 (9.52%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Market Risk
2 7 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 7 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
5 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (14.29%) Swaptions
6 1 (4.76%) Derivative
6 1 (4.76%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Mathematics
2 12 (57.14%) Validation
3 11 (52.38%) Risk Management
4 7 (33.33%) Credit Risk Management
4 7 (33.33%) Physics
4 7 (33.33%) Stochastic Calculus
5 6 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (23.81%) Statistics
7 4 (19.05%) Algorithmic Trading
7 4 (19.05%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
9 1 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
9 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Performance Attribution
9 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Finance
9 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) SDLC
9 1 (4.76%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C++
1 11 (52.38%) R
2 10 (47.62%) MATLAB
3 8 (38.10%) Python
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) VBA
6 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
1 7 (33.33%) EMIR
1 7 (33.33%) MiFID
2 1 (4.76%) Basel II
2 1 (4.76%) IFRS
2 1 (4.76%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago