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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Developer
Rank 253 280 287
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 58 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 55 23 24
Average salary £92,500 £95,000 £88,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £35,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £114,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £64,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -22.42%
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
9709 9642 10177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.32% 92.83% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8327 8159 9135
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 53 (59.55%) C++
2 42 (47.19%) Finance
3 38 (42.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 36 (40.45%) Analytics
5 31 (34.83%) Front Office
6 29 (32.58%) Derivative
7 25 (28.09%) Monte Carlo Method
8 24 (26.97%) C#
9 22 (24.72%) Credit Risk
10 18 (20.22%) Java
10 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (19.10%) Mathematics
12 16 (17.98%) TDD
13 15 (16.85%) Degree
14 14 (15.73%) Asset Management
14 14 (15.73%) VBA
15 13 (14.61%) Banking
15 13 (14.61%) Fixed Income
15 13 (14.61%) Low Latency
16 12 (13.48%) Python
17 11 (12.36%) Multithreading
18 10 (11.24%) Statistics
18 10 (11.24%) SQL
18 10 (11.24%) Equities
19 9 (10.11%) OO
19 9 (10.11%) Algorithms
20 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
20 8 (8.99%) .NET
21 7 (7.87%) UNIX
21 7 (7.87%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.25%) LaTeX
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Subversion
2 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.12%) Moq
3 1 (1.12%) JIRA
3 1 (1.12%) NUnit
General
1 42 (47.19%) Finance
2 31 (34.83%) Front Office
3 13 (14.61%) Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Law
5 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) .NET
2 4 (4.49%) WPF
2 4 (4.49%) Pandas
3 3 (3.37%) WinForms
4 1 (1.12%) WCF
4 1 (1.12%) STL
4 1 (1.12%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (1.12%) SciPy
4 1 (1.12%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 38 (42.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 29 (32.58%) Derivative
3 22 (24.72%) Credit Risk
4 17 (19.10%) Mathematics
5 13 (14.61%) Fixed Income
6 10 (11.24%) Equities
6 10 (11.24%) Statistics
7 9 (10.11%) Algorithms
8 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
9 7 (7.87%) Hedge funds
10 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (4.49%) Swaptions
12 3 (3.37%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (3.37%) Visualisation
13 1 (1.12%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) UNIX
1 7 (7.87%) Linux
2 2 (2.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Analytics
2 25 (28.09%) Monte Carlo Method
3 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.98%) TDD
5 14 (15.73%) Asset Management
6 13 (14.61%) Low Latency
7 11 (12.36%) Multithreading
8 9 (10.11%) OO
9 6 (6.74%) Validation
9 6 (6.74%) Memory Management
9 6 (6.74%) Algorithmic Trading
9 6 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.74%) Market Making
10 5 (5.62%) Signal Processing
10 5 (5.62%) RAD
11 4 (4.49%) Refactoring
11 4 (4.49%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.49%) Ultra-Low Latency
12 3 (3.37%) Time Series Analysis
12 3 (3.37%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (59.55%) C++
2 24 (26.97%) C#
3 18 (20.22%) Java
4 14 (15.73%) VBA
5 12 (13.48%) Python
6 10 (11.24%) SQL
7 4 (4.49%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.37%) Scala
9 2 (2.25%) R
10 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) VC++
10 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) PhD
3 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) Basel II
1 3 (3.37%) Basel III
Vendors
1 3 (3.37%) Reuters
1 3 (3.37%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.12%) Perforce
2 1 (1.12%) TIBCO
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