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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quant Developer
London / City of London
Rank 180 224 263
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 40 40 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.62% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.65% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 43
Median salary £90,000 £82,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £63,750 £76,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary - £60,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +200.00%

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
4804 6197 9793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 95.87% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4378 5553 8541
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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 66 (85.71%) C++
2 50 (64.94%) Mathematics
3 44 (57.14%) Python
4 40 (51.95%) Finance
5 33 (42.86%) Physics
6 32 (41.56%) Degree
7 31 (40.26%) C#
8 27 (35.06%) Hedge funds
9 22 (28.57%) Java
9 22 (28.57%) Front Office
9 22 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 20 (25.97%) Windows
11 19 (24.68%) Derivative
11 19 (24.68%) SDLC
11 19 (24.68%) Market Making
12 18 (23.38%) Banking
13 17 (22.08%) Equities
13 17 (22.08%) Linux
14 16 (20.78%) OO
14 16 (20.78%) Multithreading
15 15 (19.48%) Market Risk
15 15 (19.48%) Quantitative Finance
16 14 (18.18%) Functional Programming
16 14 (18.18%) Risk Management
17 12 (15.58%) OOP
17 12 (15.58%) Analytics
18 11 (14.29%) Stochastic Modelling
18 11 (14.29%) Subversion
19 10 (12.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 10 (12.99%) Unix

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.30%) IPython
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.90%) GitHub
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) Data Mining
1 3 (3.90%) Hadoop
1 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (51.95%) Finance
2 22 (28.57%) Front Office
3 18 (23.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) .NET
2 7 (9.09%) STL
3 6 (7.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (7.79%) NumPy
4 4 (5.19%) HTML
4 4 (5.19%) Pandas
4 4 (5.19%) WCF
4 4 (5.19%) WPF
5 3 (3.90%) OpenGL
5 3 (3.90%) scikit-cuda
5 3 (3.90%) SciPy
6 1 (1.30%) CSS
6 1 (1.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 50 (64.94%) Mathematics
2 33 (42.86%) Physics
3 27 (35.06%) Hedge funds
4 22 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 19 (24.68%) Derivative
6 17 (22.08%) Equities
7 15 (19.48%) Market Risk
8 10 (12.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (11.69%) Fixed Income
10 7 (9.09%) Algorithms
11 6 (7.79%) Fintech
12 5 (6.49%) Statistics
13 3 (3.90%) Credit Risk
13 3 (3.90%) CUDA
13 3 (3.90%) Economics
13 3 (3.90%) Visualisation
14 2 (2.60%) OTC Derivatives
14 2 (2.60%) Swaptions
15 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
15 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.97%) Windows
2 17 (22.08%) Linux
3 10 (12.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Market Making
1 19 (24.68%) SDLC
2 16 (20.78%) Multithreading
2 16 (20.78%) OO
3 15 (19.48%) Quantitative Finance
4 14 (18.18%) Functional Programming
4 14 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 12 (15.58%) Analytics
5 12 (15.58%) OOP
6 11 (14.29%) Stochastic Modelling
7 8 (10.39%) Statistical Analysis
8 7 (9.09%) High-Frequency Trading
8 7 (9.09%) Low Latency
8 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.79%) Investment Management
9 6 (7.79%) Systematic Trading
10 4 (5.19%) Machine Learning
11 3 (3.90%) Financial Modelling
11 3 (3.90%) High Availability
11 3 (3.90%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 66 (85.71%) C++
2 44 (57.14%) Python
3 31 (40.26%) C#
4 22 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (7.79%) C
6 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.19%) SQL
7 3 (3.90%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.90%) R
7 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (41.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.30%) EMIR
2 1 (1.30%) MiFID
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