The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Developer
Rank 303 286 270
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 25 28 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 49
Average salary £95,000 £62,500 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £62,500 £72,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £110,000 £115,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £82,500 -
% change year-on-year
-41.81% -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11495 10987 12807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.34% 93.36% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9673 9598 11610
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Quantitative Developer
London

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 38 (67.86%) C++
2 37 (66.07%) Finance
3 29 (51.79%) Front Office
4 25 (44.64%) Java
5 24 (42.86%) C#
6 21 (37.50%) Mathematics
7 16 (28.57%) Degree
7 16 (28.57%) Fixed Income
8 15 (26.79%) Python
9 14 (25.00%) .NET
10 13 (23.21%) SQL
10 13 (23.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
10 13 (23.21%) Algorithmic Trading
11 12 (21.43%) Derivative
11 12 (21.43%) Banking
12 11 (19.64%) Analytics
12 11 (19.64%) Low Latency
13 9 (16.07%) Hedge funds
13 9 (16.07%) Physics
13 9 (16.07%) VBA
14 8 (14.29%) PhD
14 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
14 8 (14.29%) Risk Management
14 8 (14.29%) Multithreading
15 7 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
15 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 6 (10.71%) Windows
16 6 (10.71%) Linux
16 6 (10.71%) RAD

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (1.79%) Apache
1 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) KDB
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JUnit
1 1 (1.79%) Maven
1 1 (1.79%) jMock
1 1 (1.79%) TestNG
1 1 (1.79%) EasyMock
General
1 37 (66.07%) Finance
2 29 (51.79%) Front Office
3 12 (21.43%) Banking
4 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 6 (10.71%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Advertising
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
2 5 (8.93%) WPF
3 2 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (3.57%) WCF
3 2 (3.57%) WinForms
3 2 (3.57%) STL
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (1.79%) SOAP
4 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.79%) Spring
4 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 16 (28.57%) Fixed Income
3 13 (23.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
4 12 (21.43%) Derivative
5 9 (16.07%) Hedge funds
5 9 (16.07%) Physics
6 6 (10.71%) Equities
7 2 (3.57%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.79%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.79%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.79%) Statistics
8 1 (1.79%) Swaptions
8 1 (1.79%) CUDA
8 1 (1.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Algorithmic Trading
2 11 (19.64%) Analytics
2 11 (19.64%) Low Latency
3 8 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 8 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 7 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
5 6 (10.71%) RAD
6 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.36%) OO
7 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Computer Architecture
8 2 (3.57%) Numerical Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Refactoring
8 2 (3.57%) Straight-Through Processing
8 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.79%) OOP
9 1 (1.79%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (1.79%) Validation
9 1 (1.79%) Scrum
9 1 (1.79%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) C++
2 25 (44.64%) Java
3 24 (42.86%) C#
4 15 (26.79%) Python
5 13 (23.21%) SQL
6 9 (16.07%) VBA
7 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.36%) Perl
9 2 (3.57%) R
9 2 (3.57%) VC++
9 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) PhD
3 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Reuters
1 4 (7.14%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.79%) JBoss
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) Sybase
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 14 days ago