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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 211 241 327
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 43 85 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.81% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.85% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 38 79 11
Median salary £82,500 £85,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £110,000 £200,000
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
6014 9983 11796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.04% 95.14% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5479 8558 9850
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 59 (89.39%) Python
2 57 (86.36%) C++
3 39 (59.09%) Finance
4 36 (54.55%) Mathematics
4 36 (54.55%) Hedge funds
5 34 (51.52%) Degree
6 32 (48.48%) Linux
7 31 (46.97%) Market Making
8 27 (40.91%) Unix
8 27 (40.91%) Equities
9 26 (39.39%) Multithreading
10 24 (36.36%) C
11 21 (31.82%) Front Office
11 21 (31.82%) Physics
12 17 (25.76%) Windows
13 15 (22.73%) STL
14 14 (21.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 13 (19.70%) Low Latency
16 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
17 11 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 10 (15.15%) Fixed Income
18 10 (15.15%) Derivative
19 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (13.64%) C#
20 8 (12.12%) Java
20 8 (12.12%) High Availability
21 7 (10.61%) Systematic Trading
21 7 (10.61%) Analytics
21 7 (10.61%) Banking
22 6 (9.09%) Statistics

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Data Mining
1 4 (6.06%) Sybase IQ
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (59.09%) Finance
2 21 (31.82%) Front Office
3 7 (10.61%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) French Language
5 1 (1.52%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) STL
2 14 (21.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (7.58%) NumPy
4 4 (6.06%) Pandas
5 2 (3.03%) .NET
6 1 (1.52%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 36 (54.55%) Hedge funds
1 36 (54.55%) Mathematics
2 27 (40.91%) Equities
3 21 (31.82%) Physics
4 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 11 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (15.15%) Derivative
6 10 (15.15%) Fixed Income
7 6 (9.09%) Statistics
8 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.52%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 32 (48.48%) Linux
2 27 (40.91%) Unix
3 17 (25.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Market Making
2 26 (39.39%) Multithreading
3 13 (19.70%) Low Latency
4 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.12%) High Availability
6 7 (10.61%) Analytics
6 7 (10.61%) Systematic Trading
7 6 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
7 6 (9.09%) Functional Programming
8 4 (6.06%) Data Analytics
8 4 (6.06%) SDLC
8 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (4.55%) Statistical Modelling
10 2 (3.03%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.03%) Proprietary Trading
10 2 (3.03%) Validation
11 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk Management
11 1 (1.52%) Quantitative Trading
Programming Languages
1 59 (89.39%) Python
2 57 (86.36%) C++
3 24 (36.36%) C
4 9 (13.64%) C#
5 8 (12.12%) Java
6 4 (6.06%) Perl
7 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.55%) SQL
8 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (51.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.52%) EMIR
1 1 (1.52%) MiFID
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) Sybase
2 1 (1.52%) Teradata
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago