The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Quantitative Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 205 253 301
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 43 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.43% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.45% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 27
Median salary £82,500 £105,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +90.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £107,000 £110,000 £99,000
UK excluding London median salary £68,750 - £62,500
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
5754 8243 10761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.06% 95.62% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5260 7146 9040
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Quantitative Developer in the job title.

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 27 September 2016.

Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 57 (81.43%) Python
2 56 (80.00%) C++
3 41 (58.57%) Finance
3 41 (58.57%) Mathematics
4 39 (55.71%) Hedge funds
5 35 (50.00%) Degree
6 31 (44.29%) Market Making
7 29 (41.43%) Linux
8 28 (40.00%) Equities
9 24 (34.29%) Unix
10 23 (32.86%) Physics
11 22 (31.43%) Front Office
11 22 (31.43%) Multithreading
12 19 (27.14%) Windows
13 17 (24.29%) Computer Science
14 15 (21.43%) C
15 13 (18.57%) Low Latency
16 12 (17.14%) C#
16 12 (17.14%) STL
16 12 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 11 (15.71%) Banking
17 11 (15.71%) Systematic Trading
17 11 (15.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 10 (14.29%) High-Frequency Trading
18 10 (14.29%) Derivative
18 10 (14.29%) Fixed Income
19 9 (12.86%) Java
20 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
20 8 (11.43%) Functional Programming
21 7 (10.00%) Analytics

Quantitative Developer 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) Sybase IQ
2 3 (4.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (58.57%) Finance
2 22 (31.43%) Front Office
3 11 (15.71%) Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.43%) French Language
6 1 (1.43%) German Language
6 1 (1.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) STL
2 11 (15.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (5.71%) .NET
3 4 (5.71%) NumPy
4 3 (4.29%) Pandas
5 1 (1.43%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) HTML
5 1 (1.43%) HTML5
5 1 (1.43%) SciPy
5 1 (1.43%) WCF
5 1 (1.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (58.57%) Mathematics
2 39 (55.71%) Hedge funds
3 28 (40.00%) Equities
4 23 (32.86%) Physics
5 17 (24.29%) Computer Science
6 12 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (14.29%) Derivative
7 10 (14.29%) Fixed Income
8 5 (7.14%) Statistics
9 4 (5.71%) Market Risk
10 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
11 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (2.86%) Credit Risk
11 2 (2.86%) Fintech
11 2 (2.86%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 29 (41.43%) Linux
2 24 (34.29%) Unix
3 19 (27.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) Market Making
2 22 (31.43%) Multithreading
3 13 (18.57%) Low Latency
4 11 (15.71%) Systematic Trading
5 10 (14.29%) High-Frequency Trading
6 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.43%) Functional Programming
7 7 (10.00%) Analytics
8 6 (8.57%) Algorithmic Trading
8 6 (8.57%) SDLC
8 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.71%) High Availability
9 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (5.71%) Stochastic Calculus
10 3 (4.29%) Data Analytics
10 3 (4.29%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (4.29%) Validation
11 2 (2.86%) Monte Carlo Method
11 2 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 57 (81.43%) Python
2 56 (80.00%) C++
3 15 (21.43%) C
4 12 (17.14%) C#
5 9 (12.86%) Java
6 4 (5.71%) Perl
7 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.29%) SQL
8 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (2.86%) EMIR
1 2 (2.86%) MiFID
1 2 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.71%) Sybase
2 1 (1.43%) Teradata
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £65000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago