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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 236 254 326
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 26 54 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.54% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.57% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 52 16
Median salary £76,250 £72,500 £80,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.17% -9.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,250 £90,000 £132,500
UK excluding London median salary - - -
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
6276 9464 12143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.58% 94.90% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5737 8073 10278
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 £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 24 May 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 May 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 53 (92.98%) C++
2 45 (78.95%) Python
3 31 (54.39%) C
3 31 (54.39%) Hedge funds
4 29 (50.88%) Equities
5 28 (49.12%) Market Making
6 26 (45.61%) Finance
7 20 (35.09%) Mathematics
8 18 (31.58%) Multithreading
8 18 (31.58%) Degree
9 16 (28.07%) Linux
10 15 (26.32%) Unix
11 13 (22.81%) Front Office
12 12 (21.05%) STL
12 12 (21.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 11 (19.30%) Physics
13 11 (19.30%) Analytics
14 10 (17.54%) Algorithmic Trading
14 10 (17.54%) Java
15 8 (14.04%) High Availability
15 8 (14.04%) Low Latency
16 7 (12.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 6 (10.53%) Derivative
18 5 (8.77%) Electronic Trading
18 5 (8.77%) NumPy
18 5 (8.77%) Fixed Income
18 5 (8.77%) Pandas
18 5 (8.77%) Systematic Trading
18 5 (8.77%) Algorithms
19 4 (7.02%) 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 (3.51%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.26%) KDB
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 13 (22.81%) Front Office
3 4 (7.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (21.05%) STL
2 5 (8.77%) NumPy
2 5 (8.77%) Pandas
3 2 (3.51%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.51%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.75%) Esper
4 1 (1.75%) Pyramid
4 1 (1.75%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 31 (54.39%) Hedge funds
2 29 (50.88%) Equities
3 20 (35.09%) Mathematics
4 11 (19.30%) Physics
5 7 (12.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (10.53%) Derivative
7 5 (8.77%) Algorithms
7 5 (8.77%) Fixed Income
8 3 (5.26%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
8 3 (5.26%) Statistics
9 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 15 (26.32%) Unix
3 4 (7.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Market Making
2 18 (31.58%) Multithreading
3 11 (19.30%) Analytics
4 10 (17.54%) Algorithmic Trading
5 8 (14.04%) High Availability
5 8 (14.04%) Low Latency
6 5 (8.77%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (8.77%) Systematic Trading
7 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.02%) Data Analytics
8 2 (3.51%) Complex Event Processing
8 2 (3.51%) OO
9 1 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.75%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.75%) Machine Learning
9 1 (1.75%) OOP
9 1 (1.75%) Open Source
9 1 (1.75%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (92.98%) C++
2 45 (78.95%) Python
3 31 (54.39%) C
4 10 (17.54%) Java
5 2 (3.51%) R
5 2 (3.51%) SQL
6 1 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (3.51%) ION Trading
1 2 (3.51%) Solace
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £100,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago