The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Quantitative Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 859 905 936
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 34 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.035% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.036% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 12
Median salary £67,500 £85,000 £86,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 - -
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
88528 99311 104845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.33% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75361 82800 86272
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +42 31 £67,500 -20.58% 6
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Quantitative Analyst 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 England region featuring Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

1 45 (60.81%) PhD
1 45 (60.81%) C++
2 44 (59.46%) Finance
3 31 (41.89%) MATLAB
3 31 (41.89%) Mathematics
4 29 (39.19%) Python
5 28 (37.84%) Hedge funds
6 25 (33.78%) Statistics
6 25 (33.78%) Analytics
7 22 (29.73%) VBA
7 22 (29.73%) Java
8 20 (27.03%) Risk Management
8 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (24.32%) SQL
9 18 (24.32%) Degree
10 17 (22.97%) R
11 16 (21.62%) Banking
12 15 (20.27%) Market Risk
13 13 (17.57%) Financial Modelling
13 13 (17.57%) Derivative
14 12 (16.22%) S-PLUS
14 12 (16.22%) Econometrics
14 12 (16.22%) Quantitative Finance
15 11 (14.86%) Statistical Modelling
16 10 (13.51%) Machine Learning
16 10 (13.51%) Front Office
16 10 (13.51%) Physics
16 10 (13.51%) Algorithmic Trading
17 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
17 9 (12.16%) Time Series Analysis

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) S-PLUS
2 3 (4.05%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.70%) Maple
4 1 (1.35%) Mathcad
4 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
1 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.05%) QlikView
3 2 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (1.35%) KDB
4 1 (1.35%) Mixpanel
4 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.35%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.35%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (1.35%) Tick Data
General
1 44 (59.46%) Finance
2 16 (21.62%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Front Office
4 6 (8.11%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.76%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.05%) Games
7 2 (2.70%) Advertising
8 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.70%) WCF
2 2 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (41.89%) Mathematics
2 28 (37.84%) Hedge funds
3 25 (33.78%) Statistics
4 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (20.27%) Market Risk
6 13 (17.57%) Derivative
7 10 (13.51%) Physics
8 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
9 8 (10.81%) Fixed Income
10 7 (9.46%) Credit Risk
11 6 (8.11%) Algorithms
12 5 (6.76%) Equities
13 4 (5.41%) Applied Mathematics
13 4 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (4.05%) Exotic Derivative
15 2 (2.70%) Credit Derivative
15 2 (2.70%) Economics
15 2 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
15 2 (2.70%) Fintech
16 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Debian
2 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.35%) Unix
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Analytics
2 20 (27.03%) Risk Management
3 13 (17.57%) Financial Modelling
4 12 (16.22%) Econometrics
4 12 (16.22%) Quantitative Finance
5 11 (14.86%) Statistical Modelling
6 10 (13.51%) Algorithmic Trading
6 10 (13.51%) Machine Learning
7 9 (12.16%) Time Series Analysis
8 8 (10.81%) Monte Carlo Method
9 7 (9.46%) Data Analysis
10 6 (8.11%) Econometric Modelling
10 6 (8.11%) Stress Testing
10 6 (8.11%) Validation
11 5 (6.76%) OO
12 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (5.41%) Probability Theory
12 4 (5.41%) Risk Analytics
12 4 (5.41%) Statistical Analysis
13 3 (4.05%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.81%) C++
2 31 (41.89%) MATLAB
3 29 (39.19%) Python
4 22 (29.73%) Java
4 22 (29.73%) VBA
5 18 (24.32%) SQL
6 17 (22.97%) R
7 8 (10.81%) C#
8 2 (2.70%) Fortran
8 2 (2.70%) Perl
8 2 (2.70%) VB
8 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (60.81%) PhD
2 18 (24.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.70%) EMIR
2 2 (2.70%) MiFID
3 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) Sybase
2 2 (2.70%) Bloomberg
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) FactSet
3 1 (1.35%) Google
3 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.35%) Reuters
3 1 (1.35%) Tableau
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago