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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Developer
Rank 262 280 301
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 49 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.32% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 46 26 15
Average salary £90,000 £80,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £40,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £110,000 £109,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
9602 9788 10160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.43% 92.99% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8385 8389 9149
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 49 (59.04%) Finance
2 48 (57.83%) C++
3 32 (38.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 32 (38.55%) Front Office
4 31 (37.35%) Analytics
5 27 (32.53%) Derivative
6 26 (31.33%) C#
7 21 (25.30%) Java
8 20 (24.10%) Monte Carlo Method
9 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (22.89%) Degree
10 17 (20.48%) Python
11 16 (19.28%) SQL
11 16 (19.28%) Mathematics
12 14 (16.87%) Banking
12 14 (16.87%) Credit Risk
12 14 (16.87%) Fixed Income
13 13 (15.66%) VBA
13 13 (15.66%) .NET
13 13 (15.66%) TDD
13 13 (15.66%) Low Latency
14 12 (14.46%) UNIX
14 12 (14.46%) OO
15 11 (13.25%) Equities
15 11 (13.25%) Asset Management
15 11 (13.25%) Statistics
15 11 (13.25%) Multithreading
15 11 (13.25%) Hedge funds
15 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (12.05%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.20%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.41%) Big Data
2 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.20%) KDB
3 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 3 (3.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.20%) Moq
3 1 (1.20%) NUnit
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (59.04%) Finance
2 32 (38.55%) Front Office
3 14 (16.87%) Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) .NET
2 5 (6.02%) Pandas
3 4 (4.82%) WPF
4 3 (3.61%) WinForms
5 2 (2.41%) SciPy
5 2 (2.41%) NumPy
6 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.20%) Spring
6 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.20%) WCF
6 1 (1.20%) Rendezvous
6 1 (1.20%) STL
6 1 (1.20%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 32 (38.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 27 (32.53%) Derivative
3 16 (19.28%) Mathematics
4 14 (16.87%) Credit Risk
4 14 (16.87%) Fixed Income
5 11 (13.25%) Equities
5 11 (13.25%) Statistics
5 11 (13.25%) Hedge funds
5 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (12.05%) Algorithms
7 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
8 4 (4.82%) Swaptions
9 3 (3.61%) Visualisation
10 2 (2.41%) GIS
10 2 (2.41%) Physics
10 2 (2.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
11 1 (1.20%) Market Risk
11 1 (1.20%) Open Source
11 1 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) UNIX
2 10 (12.05%) Linux
3 3 (3.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Analytics
2 20 (24.10%) Monte Carlo Method
3 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.66%) TDD
4 13 (15.66%) Low Latency
5 12 (14.46%) OO
6 11 (13.25%) Asset Management
6 11 (13.25%) Multithreading
7 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.43%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.43%) Validation
8 7 (8.43%) Market Making
9 5 (6.02%) Memory Management
9 5 (6.02%) Signal Processing
9 5 (6.02%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (4.82%) Linear Algebra
10 4 (4.82%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 4 (4.82%) Time Series Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) RAD
10 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.83%) C++
2 26 (31.33%) C#
3 21 (25.30%) Java
4 17 (20.48%) Python
5 16 (19.28%) SQL
6 13 (15.66%) VBA
7 7 (8.43%) MATLAB
8 5 (6.02%) R
9 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.20%) Scala
10 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.20%) VC++
10 1 (1.20%) C
10 1 (1.20%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) PhD
3 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) Basel III
1 3 (3.61%) Basel II
2 1 (1.20%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (3.61%) Reuters
1 3 (3.61%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle
2 1 (1.20%) Perforce
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