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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 227 237 335
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +98
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 27 77 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.76% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.80% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 75 14
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £83,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £73,250
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £110,000 £182,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £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
6107 9635 12199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.86% 94.71% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5571 8263 10311
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 49 (90.74%) C++
2 45 (83.33%) Python
3 32 (59.26%) Hedge funds
4 29 (53.70%) Market Making
5 27 (50.00%) Finance
6 26 (48.15%) C
7 24 (44.44%) Equities
8 23 (42.59%) Multithreading
9 22 (40.74%) Degree
10 21 (38.89%) Mathematics
10 21 (38.89%) Linux
10 21 (38.89%) Unix
11 13 (24.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 13 (24.07%) Front Office
11 13 (24.07%) STL
12 12 (22.22%) Physics
13 11 (20.37%) Low Latency
14 10 (18.52%) Algorithmic Trading
15 9 (16.67%) Derivative
15 9 (16.67%) High Availability
15 9 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (16.67%) Fixed Income
16 8 (14.81%) Windows
16 8 (14.81%) Analytics
17 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
18 6 (11.11%) Java
18 6 (11.11%) Systematic Trading
19 4 (7.41%) Electronic Trading
19 4 (7.41%) NumPy
19 4 (7.41%) Data 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.70%) KDB
3 1 (1.85%) Sybase IQ
General
1 27 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Front Office
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (24.07%) STL
2 4 (7.41%) NumPy
2 4 (7.41%) Pandas
3 2 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.70%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 32 (59.26%) Hedge funds
2 24 (44.44%) Equities
3 21 (38.89%) Mathematics
4 12 (22.22%) Physics
5 9 (16.67%) Derivative
5 9 (16.67%) Fixed Income
5 9 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.56%) Statistics
7 2 (3.70%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
1 21 (38.89%) Unix
2 8 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Market Making
2 23 (42.59%) Multithreading
3 11 (20.37%) Low Latency
4 10 (18.52%) Algorithmic Trading
5 9 (16.67%) High Availability
6 8 (14.81%) Analytics
7 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.11%) Systematic Trading
9 4 (7.41%) Data Analytics
9 4 (7.41%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (3.70%) Complex Event Processing
11 1 (1.85%) Proprietary Trading
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) C++
2 45 (83.33%) Python
3 26 (48.15%) C
4 6 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (5.56%) SQL
6 2 (3.70%) R
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) ION Trading
1 2 (3.70%) Solace
2 1 (1.85%) Sybase
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago