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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Developer
Rank 267 321 298
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 43 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 27
Average salary £85,000 £95,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +52.00%
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
9776 11554 11033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.80% 92.49% 93.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8309 9740 9632
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 50 (54.95%) C++
2 44 (48.35%) Finance
3 39 (42.86%) Front Office
3 39 (42.86%) Analytics
4 38 (41.76%) Derivative
5 36 (39.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 24 (26.37%) C#
7 23 (25.27%) Monte Carlo Method
8 22 (24.18%) Credit Risk
9 17 (18.68%) OO
10 16 (17.58%) Java
10 16 (17.58%) Mathematics
10 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (16.48%) Degree
12 14 (15.38%) Asset Management
12 14 (15.38%) VBA
12 14 (15.38%) Python
13 13 (14.29%) TDD
13 13 (14.29%) Banking
14 12 (13.19%) Low Latency
15 11 (12.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 9 (9.89%) OOP
16 9 (9.89%) Multithreading
17 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
17 8 (8.79%) Algorithmic Trading
18 7 (7.69%) Algorithms
18 7 (7.69%) FX Algorithmic Trading
18 7 (7.69%) Equities
18 7 (7.69%) PhD
18 7 (7.69%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Subversion
2 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 44 (48.35%) Finance
2 39 (42.86%) Front Office
3 13 (14.29%) Banking
4 6 (6.59%) Wholesale Banking
5 4 (4.40%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) WinForms
2 1 (1.10%) WPF
2 1 (1.10%) SciPy
2 1 (1.10%) NumPy
2 1 (1.10%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 38 (41.76%) Derivative
2 36 (39.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 22 (24.18%) Credit Risk
4 16 (17.58%) Mathematics
5 11 (12.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
7 7 (7.69%) Algorithms
7 7 (7.69%) Equities
8 6 (6.59%) Statistics
9 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (4.40%) Hedge funds
10 4 (4.40%) Fixed Income
11 3 (3.30%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (2.20%) Swaptions
13 1 (1.10%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) UNIX
2 6 (6.59%) Linux
3 2 (2.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.86%) Analytics
2 23 (25.27%) Monte Carlo Method
3 17 (18.68%) OO
4 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 13 (14.29%) TDD
7 12 (13.19%) Low Latency
8 9 (9.89%) Multithreading
8 9 (9.89%) OOP
9 8 (8.79%) Algorithmic Trading
10 7 (7.69%) FX Algorithmic Trading
11 6 (6.59%) Memory Management
11 6 (6.59%) Refactoring
11 6 (6.59%) RAD
12 5 (5.49%) Signal Processing
13 4 (4.40%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 4 (4.40%) Market Making
14 3 (3.30%) Functional Programming
14 3 (3.30%) Data Modelling
14 3 (3.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (54.95%) C++
2 24 (26.37%) C#
3 16 (17.58%) Java
4 14 (15.38%) VBA
4 14 (15.38%) Python
5 3 (3.30%) SQL
5 3 (3.30%) Scala
5 3 (3.30%) R
6 2 (2.20%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 7 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) Basel II
1 3 (3.30%) Basel III
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