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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quant Developer
London / City of London
Rank 200 224 267
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 24 31 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.46% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.48% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 54
Median salary £90,000 £75,000 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,500 £80,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £103,500
UK excluding London median salary - £57,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +187.50%

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
4815 6488 9789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.42% 95.75% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4406 5789 8418
Median salary £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £84,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 54 (85.71%) C++
2 51 (80.95%) Mathematics
3 34 (53.97%) Python
4 32 (50.79%) Finance
5 27 (42.86%) C#
6 25 (39.68%) Physics
7 24 (38.10%) Degree
8 21 (33.33%) Java
9 20 (31.75%) Hedge funds
10 18 (28.57%) Front Office
10 18 (28.57%) Derivative
11 16 (25.40%) OO
12 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
12 15 (23.81%) SDLC
13 14 (22.22%) Market Making
13 14 (22.22%) Quantitative Finance
13 14 (22.22%) Market Risk
13 14 (22.22%) Windows
14 13 (20.63%) Risk Management
14 13 (20.63%) Banking
15 12 (19.05%) Analytics
15 12 (19.05%) Multithreading
15 12 (19.05%) Equities
15 12 (19.05%) Linux
16 11 (17.46%) OOP
16 11 (17.46%) Subversion
16 11 (17.46%) Stochastic Modelling
17 10 (15.87%) Functional Programming
18 9 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 8 (12.70%) Fixed Income

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 (1.59%) IPython
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.76%) GitHub
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Data Mining
1 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Subversion
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (50.79%) Finance
2 18 (28.57%) Front Office
3 13 (20.63%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) NumPy
3 4 (6.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (6.35%) HTML
3 4 (6.35%) Pandas
3 4 (6.35%) STL
3 4 (6.35%) WCF
3 4 (6.35%) WPF
4 3 (4.76%) OpenGL
4 3 (4.76%) scikit-cuda
5 2 (3.17%) SciPy
6 1 (1.59%) CSS
6 1 (1.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Hedge funds
2 18 (28.57%) Derivative
3 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
4 14 (22.22%) Market Risk
5 12 (19.05%) Equities
6 9 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (12.70%) Fixed Income
8 5 (7.94%) Algorithms
8 5 (7.94%) Fintech
9 3 (4.76%) Credit Risk
9 3 (4.76%) CUDA
10 2 (3.17%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.59%) Swaptions
11 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
2 12 (19.05%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (80.95%) Mathematics
2 25 (39.68%) Physics
3 16 (25.40%) OO
4 15 (23.81%) SDLC
5 14 (22.22%) Market Making
5 14 (22.22%) Quantitative Finance
6 13 (20.63%) Risk Management
7 12 (19.05%) Analytics
7 12 (19.05%) Multithreading
8 11 (17.46%) OOP
8 11 (17.46%) Stochastic Modelling
9 10 (15.87%) Functional Programming
10 6 (9.52%) High-Frequency Trading
10 6 (9.52%) Investment Management
10 6 (9.52%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (7.94%) Low Latency
11 5 (7.94%) Statistics
11 5 (7.94%) Systematic Trading
12 4 (6.35%) Machine Learning
13 3 (4.76%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 54 (85.71%) C++
2 34 (53.97%) Python
3 27 (42.86%) C#
4 21 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (7.94%) C
6 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) VBA
7 3 (4.76%) MATLAB
7 3 (4.76%) R
7 3 (4.76%) SQL
7 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) F#
8 1 (1.59%) Haskell
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.59%) EMIR
1 1 (1.59%) MiFID
1 1 (1.59%) QA
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday