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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Developer
Rank 245 314 314
Rank change year-on-year
+69 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 64 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 58 9 9
Average salary £80,000 £90,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,500 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £200,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary - £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 68 (64.15%) C++
2 59 (55.66%) Finance
3 49 (46.23%) C#
4 43 (40.57%) Analytics
4 43 (40.57%) Derivative
5 41 (38.68%) Front Office
6 37 (34.91%) VBA
7 33 (31.13%) Java
8 30 (28.30%) Python
9 29 (27.36%) OO
10 28 (26.42%) Degree
11 21 (19.81%) Windows
12 20 (18.87%) PhD
12 20 (18.87%) Mathematics
13 18 (16.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (13.21%) UNIX
14 14 (13.21%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 14 (13.21%) Computer Science
15 13 (12.26%) Banking
15 13 (12.26%) Subversion
16 12 (11.32%) Refactoring
17 11 (10.38%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (9.43%) OOP
18 10 (9.43%) Wholesale Banking
19 9 (8.49%) R
19 9 (8.49%) Algorithms
19 9 (8.49%) Asset Management
20 8 (7.55%) RAD
21 7 (6.60%) Multithreading
21 7 (6.60%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.83%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.89%) KDB
4 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Subversion
2 2 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (0.94%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (0.94%) Ant
3 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (55.66%) Finance
2 41 (38.68%) Front Office
3 13 (12.26%) Banking
4 10 (9.43%) Wholesale Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) Qt
2 1 (0.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (0.94%) SciPy
2 1 (0.94%) NumPy
2 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.94%) Esper
2 1 (0.94%) Pandas
2 1 (0.94%) Apache Thrift
2 1 (0.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.94%) XML
2 1 (0.94%) XSLT
2 1 (0.94%) XML Schema
2 1 (0.94%) JNI
2 1 (0.94%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (40.57%) Derivative
2 20 (18.87%) Mathematics
3 18 (16.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (13.21%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 14 (13.21%) Computer Science
5 9 (8.49%) Algorithms
6 7 (6.60%) Fixed Income
7 6 (5.66%) Credit Risk
8 5 (4.72%) Hedge funds
8 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.72%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (3.77%) Equities
10 3 (2.83%) Physics
11 2 (1.89%) Statistics
12 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.94%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.81%) Windows
2 14 (13.21%) UNIX
3 5 (4.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.57%) Analytics
2 29 (27.36%) OO
3 12 (11.32%) Refactoring
4 11 (10.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.43%) OOP
6 9 (8.49%) Asset Management
7 8 (7.55%) RAD
8 7 (6.60%) Multithreading
9 6 (5.66%) Algorithmic Trading
9 6 (5.66%) TDD
9 6 (5.66%) Monte Carlo Method
9 6 (5.66%) Memory Management
10 5 (4.72%) Low Latency
10 5 (4.72%) Regression Testing
11 4 (3.77%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.77%) Market Making
12 3 (2.83%) Systematic Trading
12 3 (2.83%) FX Algorithmic Trading
12 3 (2.83%) Machine Learning
12 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (64.15%) C++
2 49 (46.23%) C#
3 37 (34.91%) VBA
4 33 (31.13%) Java
5 30 (28.30%) Python
6 9 (8.49%) R
7 5 (4.72%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.83%) Perl
9 2 (1.89%) VB
9 2 (1.89%) Scala
10 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (26.42%) Degree
2 20 (18.87%) PhD
3 3 (2.83%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (1.89%) Sybase
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.94%) Bloomberg
2 1 (0.94%) DataSynapse
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle
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