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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Analyst
Rank 856 815 830
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 34 30 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.030% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.032% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 66
Average salary £75,000 £88,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £69,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £115,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £60,000
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
100676 94267 105178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.30% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79096 90290
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 -4 32 £75,000 -15.49% 5
South East -15 1 £27,500 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 43 (72.88%) Finance
2 34 (57.63%) Mathematics
3 28 (47.46%) C++
4 22 (37.29%) PhD
5 19 (32.20%) Degree
6 17 (28.81%) Fixed Income
6 17 (28.81%) SQL
6 17 (28.81%) Physics
6 17 (28.81%) Analytics
7 16 (27.12%) Credit Risk
8 15 (25.42%) Python
8 15 (25.42%) .NET
8 15 (25.42%) MATLAB
9 14 (23.73%) Statistics
10 13 (22.03%) C#
11 12 (20.34%) Financial Institution
11 12 (20.34%) Equities
11 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (18.64%) Fund Management
12 11 (18.64%) Stochastic Calculus
13 10 (16.95%) Banking
13 10 (16.95%) Java
14 9 (15.25%) Oracle
14 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
14 9 (15.25%) Sybase
14 9 (15.25%) Asset Management
14 9 (15.25%) S-PLUS
14 9 (15.25%) Derivative
15 8 (13.56%) Front Office
15 8 (13.56%) Stress Testing

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (15.25%) S-PLUS
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Ant
1 1 (1.69%) Subversion
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.69%) MSBuild
General
1 43 (72.88%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Financial Institution
3 10 (16.95%) Banking
4 8 (13.56%) Front Office
5 3 (5.08%) French Language
6 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.39%) Legal
7 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) CSS
2 1 (1.69%) XML
2 1 (1.69%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.69%) Spring
2 1 (1.69%) SciPy
2 1 (1.69%) NumPy
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (57.63%) Mathematics
2 17 (28.81%) Fixed Income
2 17 (28.81%) Physics
3 16 (27.12%) Credit Risk
4 14 (23.73%) Statistics
5 12 (20.34%) Equities
5 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (15.25%) Derivative
7 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
8 6 (10.17%) Market Risk
8 6 (10.17%) Economics
9 5 (8.47%) Hedge funds
10 4 (6.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (6.78%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (5.08%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
12 1 (1.69%) Data Extraction
12 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
12 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
12 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) UNIX
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Analytics
2 11 (18.64%) Stochastic Calculus
2 11 (18.64%) Fund Management
3 9 (15.25%) Asset Management
4 8 (13.56%) Stress Testing
5 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.17%) OO
7 5 (8.47%) Quantitative Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) Monte Carlo Method
7 5 (8.47%) Regression Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Validation
9 3 (5.08%) Cluster Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Stochastic Modelling
9 3 (5.08%) Financial Modelling
10 2 (3.39%) Greeks
10 2 (3.39%) Statistical Modelling
10 2 (3.39%) Probability Theory
10 2 (3.39%) Time Series Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) C++
2 17 (28.81%) SQL
3 15 (25.42%) Python
3 15 (25.42%) MATLAB
4 13 (22.03%) C#
5 10 (16.95%) Java
6 5 (8.47%) VBA
7 4 (6.78%) R
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) PhD
2 19 (32.20%) Degree
3 4 (6.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) Basel III
2 5 (8.47%) QA
3 3 (5.08%) IAS 39
4 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.69%) MiFID
4 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.69%) TickIT
4 1 (1.69%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.69%) EMIR
4 1 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.69%) UCITS
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Oracle
1 9 (15.25%) Sybase
2 2 (3.39%) Bloomberg
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