The table below looks at the statistics for the Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Developer
Rank 256 285 291
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 54 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 28
Average salary £87,750 £96,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.83% +54.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £48,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year
- -41.81%
Quantitative Developer
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
9873 10654 10496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.26% 92.64% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8417 8974 9319
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 54 (61.36%) C++
2 38 (43.18%) Finance
3 35 (39.77%) Front Office
3 35 (39.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 35 (39.77%) Analytics
4 31 (35.23%) Derivative
5 24 (27.27%) C#
6 23 (26.14%) Monte Carlo Method
7 22 (25.00%) Credit Risk
8 18 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (19.32%) Degree
10 16 (18.18%) TDD
10 16 (18.18%) Asset Management
10 16 (18.18%) Java
11 15 (17.05%) Mathematics
12 13 (14.77%) Banking
12 13 (14.77%) VBA
12 13 (14.77%) Python
12 13 (14.77%) Low Latency
13 10 (11.36%) OO
14 9 (10.23%) Multithreading
15 8 (9.09%) Statistics
15 8 (9.09%) Fixed Income
15 8 (9.09%) Equities
16 7 (7.95%) PhD
16 7 (7.95%) UNIX
16 7 (7.95%) Linux
16 7 (7.95%) Subversion
16 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
16 7 (7.95%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (2.27%) LaTeX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Subversion
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 38 (43.18%) Finance
2 35 (39.77%) Front Office
3 13 (14.77%) Banking
4 6 (6.82%) Wholesale Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) WinForms
2 2 (2.27%) WPF
2 2 (2.27%) Pandas
3 1 (1.14%) SciPy
3 1 (1.14%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 35 (39.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (35.23%) Derivative
3 22 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 15 (17.05%) Mathematics
5 8 (9.09%) Fixed Income
5 8 (9.09%) Equities
5 8 (9.09%) Statistics
6 7 (7.95%) Algorithms
6 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.68%) Hedge funds
8 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (4.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (3.41%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (3.41%) Swaptions
10 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) UNIX
1 7 (7.95%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) Analytics
2 23 (26.14%) Monte Carlo Method
3 18 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.18%) TDD
4 16 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 13 (14.77%) Low Latency
6 10 (11.36%) OO
7 9 (10.23%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.82%) Refactoring
8 6 (6.82%) Validation
8 6 (6.82%) Memory Management
9 5 (5.68%) Signal Processing
9 5 (5.68%) Market Making
9 5 (5.68%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (4.55%) OOP
10 4 (4.55%) RAD
10 4 (4.55%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 3 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.41%) Functional Programming
11 3 (3.41%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 54 (61.36%) C++
2 24 (27.27%) C#
3 16 (18.18%) Java
4 13 (14.77%) VBA
4 13 (14.77%) Python
5 6 (6.82%) SQL
6 4 (4.55%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.41%) Scala
8 2 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) PhD
3 1 (1.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) Basel II
1 3 (3.41%) Basel III
Vendors
1 2 (2.27%) Reuters
1 2 (2.27%) Bloomberg
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago