The table below looks at the statistics for the Quantitative Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quantitative Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 859 904 881
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 43 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.019% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.020% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 20
Average salary £70,000 £56,250 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £108,500 £111,500 £125,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89882 94415 94645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.13% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76200 78954 76880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Quantitative Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Quantitative Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst across the England region.

Quantitative Analyst Salary Trend in England

Quantitative Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Quantitative Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Quantitative Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 40 £72,500 +28.88% 7
East of England +7 3 £50,000 - 1
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Quantitative Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 41 (56.16%) Finance
2 35 (47.95%) C++
3 32 (43.84%) Mathematics
4 29 (39.73%) SQL
5 27 (36.99%) Analytics
6 24 (32.88%) PhD
7 22 (30.14%) MATLAB
8 20 (27.40%) Python
8 20 (27.40%) Degree
9 18 (24.66%) .NET
9 18 (24.66%) Fixed Income
10 17 (23.29%) Financial Institution
10 17 (23.29%) Java
10 17 (23.29%) C#
11 16 (21.92%) Derivative
11 16 (21.92%) Statistics
12 15 (20.55%) Physics
12 15 (20.55%) Computer Science
13 13 (17.81%) R
13 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (16.44%) Fund Management
14 12 (16.44%) Equities
15 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
15 11 (15.07%) Monte Carlo Method
15 11 (15.07%) Hedge funds
15 11 (15.07%) Asset Management
15 11 (15.07%) Portfolio Management
16 10 (13.70%) Banking
16 10 (13.70%) VBA

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Quantitative Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.48%) IPython
3 2 (2.74%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) S-PLUS
2 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.22%) MS Office
4 4 (5.48%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.37%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (56.16%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Financial Institution
3 10 (13.70%) Banking
4 7 (9.59%) Front Office
5 4 (5.48%) Online Betting
5 4 (5.48%) Retail
6 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Back Office
8 1 (1.37%) French Language
8 1 (1.37%) Marketing
8 1 (1.37%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) HTML
3 6 (8.22%) Software Packaging
4 4 (5.48%) XML
5 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.74%) WCF
6 2 (2.74%) WPF
7 1 (1.37%) COM
7 1 (1.37%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 32 (43.84%) Mathematics
2 18 (24.66%) Fixed Income
3 16 (21.92%) Derivative
3 16 (21.92%) Statistics
4 15 (20.55%) Computer Science
4 15 (20.55%) Physics
5 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (16.44%) Equities
7 11 (15.07%) Hedge funds
8 7 (9.59%) Algorithms
8 7 (9.59%) Market Risk
9 5 (6.85%) Credit Risk
9 5 (6.85%) Fintech
10 4 (5.48%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (5.48%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (4.11%) Economics
12 2 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (1.37%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Analytics
2 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.44%) Fund Management
3 11 (15.07%) Asset Management
3 11 (15.07%) Monte Carlo Method
3 11 (15.07%) Portfolio Management
4 8 (10.96%) Quantitative Analysis
4 8 (10.96%) Risk Management
5 7 (9.59%) Data Analysis
5 7 (9.59%) Data Modelling
5 7 (9.59%) Predictive Modelling
5 7 (9.59%) Statistical Modelling
6 6 (8.22%) Boundary Protection
6 6 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.22%) Quantitative Trading
7 5 (6.85%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (6.85%) OO
7 5 (6.85%) Validation
8 4 (5.48%) Investment Management
8 4 (5.48%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.95%) C++
2 29 (39.73%) SQL
3 22 (30.14%) MATLAB
4 20 (27.40%) Python
5 17 (23.29%) C#
5 17 (23.29%) Java
6 13 (17.81%) R
7 10 (13.70%) VBA
8 7 (9.59%) C
9 6 (8.22%) Perl
9 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
10 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
10 4 (5.48%) XPath
11 1 (1.37%) Ruby
11 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) PhD
2 20 (27.40%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.22%) VMware ESX
1 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (8.22%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Oracle
1 9 (12.33%) Sybase
2 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.22%) VMware
4 4 (5.48%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.74%) Tableau
6 1 (1.37%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.37%) SunGard
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London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago
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