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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 836 867 804
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 35 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.021% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.022% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 36
Average salary £85,000 £95,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,900 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £96,500 £105,000
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
96625 103520 96055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.49% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80799 85380 80363
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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 +37 35 £85,000 -10.52% 4
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 40 (81.63%) Finance
2 25 (51.02%) Analytics
3 22 (44.90%) C++
4 20 (40.82%) Fixed Income
5 18 (36.73%) Derivative
6 17 (34.69%) Front Office
7 14 (28.57%) MATLAB
7 14 (28.57%) PhD
8 13 (26.53%) Java
8 13 (26.53%) SQL
9 12 (24.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
9 12 (24.49%) Physics
9 12 (24.49%) Banking
10 11 (22.45%) Equities
10 11 (22.45%) Financial Institution
11 10 (20.41%) VBA
11 10 (20.41%) OO
11 10 (20.41%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (20.41%) Stochastic Calculus
11 10 (20.41%) Financial Modelling
12 9 (18.37%) Degree
12 9 (18.37%) Fund Management
12 9 (18.37%) Validation
13 8 (16.33%) .NET
13 8 (16.33%) Statistics
14 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
15 6 (12.24%) R
15 6 (12.24%) Portfolio Management
15 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 4 (8.16%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) S-PLUS
2 3 (6.12%) SPSS
3 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.20%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.08%) QlikView
2 2 (4.08%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 40 (81.63%) Finance
2 17 (34.69%) Front Office
3 12 (24.49%) Banking
4 11 (22.45%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.12%) Marketing
6 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) Pandas
3 1 (2.04%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Fixed Income
2 18 (36.73%) Derivative
3 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
3 12 (24.49%) Physics
3 12 (24.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (22.45%) Equities
5 10 (20.41%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (16.33%) Statistics
7 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
8 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
9 3 (6.12%) Applied Mathematics
9 3 (6.12%) Market Risk
10 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
11 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
11 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Analytics
2 10 (20.41%) Stochastic Calculus
2 10 (20.41%) Financial Modelling
2 10 (20.41%) OO
3 9 (18.37%) Validation
3 9 (18.37%) Fund Management
4 6 (12.24%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
4 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
4 6 (12.24%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (10.20%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Predictive Analytics
7 3 (6.12%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (6.12%) Time Series Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Linear Algebra
7 3 (6.12%) Stress Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (4.08%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) C++
2 14 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 13 (26.53%) Java
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 10 (20.41%) VBA
5 6 (12.24%) R
6 5 (10.20%) C#
7 2 (4.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) PhD
2 9 (18.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) Basel II
3 1 (2.04%) Basel III
3 1 (2.04%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.04%) EMIR
3 1 (2.04%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle
1 4 (8.16%) Sybase
1 4 (8.16%) Bloomberg
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Murex
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competative salary + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
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Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £70k - 150k per year + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago