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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 203 245 302
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 44 68 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.68% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.72% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 62 22
Median salary £82,500 £90,000 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £110,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 - £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
5956 9484 11366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.00% 95.19% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5434 8160 9505
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 £75,000 £80,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 60 (85.71%) Python
2 59 (84.29%) C++
3 43 (61.43%) Finance
4 40 (57.14%) Mathematics
5 39 (55.71%) Hedge funds
6 37 (52.86%) Degree
7 33 (47.14%) Linux
8 32 (45.71%) Market Making
9 28 (40.00%) Unix
9 28 (40.00%) Equities
10 26 (37.14%) Multithreading
11 24 (34.29%) Physics
12 22 (31.43%) Front Office
13 21 (30.00%) C
14 20 (28.57%) Windows
15 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
16 15 (21.43%) STL
17 14 (20.00%) Low Latency
17 14 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 12 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 11 (15.71%) C#
19 11 (15.71%) Derivative
19 11 (15.71%) Fixed Income
19 11 (15.71%) High-Frequency Trading
20 10 (14.29%) Banking
21 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
21 9 (12.86%) Java
22 8 (11.43%) Functional Programming
22 8 (11.43%) Systematic Trading
23 7 (10.00%) High Availability

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 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) Data Mining
1 4 (5.71%) Sybase IQ
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (61.43%) Finance
2 22 (31.43%) Front Office
3 10 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) French Language
5 1 (1.43%) German Language
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) STL
2 14 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (7.14%) NumPy
4 4 (5.71%) .NET
4 4 (5.71%) Pandas
5 1 (1.43%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 40 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 39 (55.71%) Hedge funds
3 28 (40.00%) Equities
4 24 (34.29%) Physics
5 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
6 12 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (15.71%) Derivative
7 11 (15.71%) Fixed Income
8 5 (7.14%) Statistics
9 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
9 3 (4.29%) Market Risk
10 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.86%) Fintech
10 2 (2.86%) Swaptions
11 1 (1.43%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.14%) Linux
2 28 (40.00%) Unix
3 20 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Market Making
2 26 (37.14%) Multithreading
3 14 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 11 (15.71%) High-Frequency Trading
5 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.43%) Functional Programming
6 8 (11.43%) Systematic Trading
7 7 (10.00%) Analytics
7 7 (10.00%) High Availability
8 6 (8.57%) Algorithmic Trading
8 6 (8.57%) SDLC
8 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.71%) Data Analytics
9 4 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.29%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (4.29%) Stochastic Calculus
11 2 (2.86%) Monte Carlo Method
11 2 (2.86%) Numerical Analysis
11 2 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 60 (85.71%) Python
2 59 (84.29%) C++
3 21 (30.00%) C
4 11 (15.71%) C#
5 9 (12.86%) Java
6 4 (5.71%) Perl
7 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.29%) SQL
8 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (52.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.43%) EMIR
2 1 (1.43%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (5.71%) Sybase
2 1 (1.43%) Teradata
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago