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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Developer
Rank 276 284 313
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 38 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.36% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.39% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 13
Average salary £85,000 £65,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £90,750 £116,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £71,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -10.93%
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
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 24 December 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 December 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 39 (61.90%) Finance
2 33 (52.38%) C++
3 25 (39.68%) C#
3 25 (39.68%) Front Office
4 22 (34.92%) Derivative
5 21 (33.33%) Analytics
6 18 (28.57%) Java
7 17 (26.98%) Degree
8 16 (25.40%) SQL
8 16 (25.40%) Python
8 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (25.40%) Mathematics
9 14 (22.22%) .NET
9 14 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (22.22%) Fixed Income
10 13 (20.63%) VBA
11 12 (19.05%) Statistics
11 12 (19.05%) Low Latency
11 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (17.46%) UNIX
12 11 (17.46%) Equities
12 11 (17.46%) Banking
12 11 (17.46%) Hedge funds
13 10 (15.87%) TDD
13 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (15.87%) Algorithms
14 9 (14.29%) Linux
14 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
15 8 (12.70%) OO
15 8 (12.70%) Asset Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.59%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.59%) KDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (3.17%) Subversion
3 1 (1.59%) JIRA
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.59%) NUnit
3 1 (1.59%) Moq
General
1 39 (61.90%) Finance
2 25 (39.68%) Front Office
3 11 (17.46%) Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) Pandas
3 4 (6.35%) WPF
4 3 (4.76%) WinForms
5 2 (3.17%) Rendezvous
5 2 (3.17%) SciPy
5 2 (3.17%) NumPy
6 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.59%) Pyramid
6 1 (1.59%) Spring
6 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.59%) WCF
6 1 (1.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.59%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Derivative
2 16 (25.40%) Mathematics
3 14 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (22.22%) Fixed Income
4 12 (19.05%) Statistics
4 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (17.46%) Hedge funds
5 11 (17.46%) Equities
6 10 (15.87%) Algorithms
7 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 4 (6.35%) Physics
9 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
9 3 (4.76%) Swaptions
10 2 (3.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (3.17%) GIS
11 1 (1.59%) Grid Computing
11 1 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (1.59%) Market Risk
11 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
11 1 (1.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) UNIX
2 9 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Analytics
2 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.05%) Low Latency
4 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (15.87%) TDD
5 8 (12.70%) Asset Management
5 8 (12.70%) OO
5 8 (12.70%) Multithreading
6 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.52%) Monte Carlo Method
7 6 (9.52%) Market Making
8 5 (7.94%) Signal Processing
8 5 (7.94%) RAD
8 5 (7.94%) Validation
9 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.35%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 4 (6.35%) Linear Algebra
9 4 (6.35%) Time Series Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) OOP
10 3 (4.76%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) C++
2 25 (39.68%) C#
3 18 (28.57%) Java
4 16 (25.40%) SQL
4 16 (25.40%) Python
5 13 (20.63%) VBA
6 7 (11.11%) MATLAB
7 5 (7.94%) R
8 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.59%) VC++
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) Delphi
9 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) PhD
3 1 (1.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Basel II
1 2 (3.17%) Basel III
2 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Reuters
1 4 (6.35%) Bloomberg
2 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.59%) Perforce
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
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