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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Developer
Rank 300 295 296
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 29 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 24
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £104,000 £98,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.38%
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
10691 11013 12101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.79% 93.22% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9022 9677 11085
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 23 (51.11%) C#
3 20 (44.44%) C++
3 20 (44.44%) Front Office
4 17 (37.78%) Derivative
5 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (31.11%) Analytics
6 14 (31.11%) Java
7 13 (28.89%) .NET
7 13 (28.89%) Mathematics
7 13 (28.89%) Degree
8 12 (26.67%) VBA
9 11 (24.44%) Python
9 11 (24.44%) Hedge funds
10 10 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (22.22%) SQL
11 9 (20.00%) Physics
12 8 (17.78%) Banking
12 8 (17.78%) PhD
13 7 (15.56%) OO
13 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
13 7 (15.56%) Multithreading
14 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (13.33%) Monte Carlo Method
14 6 (13.33%) UNIX
14 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (13.33%) Fixed Income
15 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
15 5 (11.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 5 (11.11%) Statistics

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.22%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 20 (44.44%) Front Office
3 8 (17.78%) Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) WPF
3 1 (2.22%) Rendezvous
3 1 (2.22%) STL
3 1 (2.22%) Spring
3 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.22%) Pyramid
3 1 (2.22%) Pandas
3 1 (2.22%) SciPy
3 1 (2.22%) NumPy
3 1 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.22%) LINQ
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Derivative
2 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (28.89%) Mathematics
4 11 (24.44%) Hedge funds
5 10 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (20.00%) Physics
7 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
8 6 (13.33%) Fixed Income
9 5 (11.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (11.11%) Statistics
10 3 (6.67%) Equities
10 3 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (4.44%) GIS
12 1 (2.22%) Grid Computing
12 1 (2.22%) Open Source
12 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
12 1 (2.22%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) UNIX
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Analytics
2 7 (15.56%) OO
2 7 (15.56%) Multithreading
3 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (13.33%) Monte Carlo Method
3 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Stochastic Calculus
5 4 (8.89%) Low Latency
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
5 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.67%) OOP
6 3 (6.67%) Workflow
6 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) C++
3 14 (31.11%) Java
4 12 (26.67%) VBA
5 11 (24.44%) Python
6 10 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (8.89%) R
7 4 (8.89%) MATLAB
8 3 (6.67%) VB
8 3 (6.67%) VB6
9 2 (4.44%) VC++
9 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.22%) Delphi
10 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
1 1 (2.22%) Reuters
1 1 (2.22%) Bloomberg
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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