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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 840 829 794
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 12 34 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.033% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.035% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 43
Average salary £75,000 £90,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £61,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £125,000 £118,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £67,500
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +17 11 £75,000 -16.66% 8
East of England - 1 - -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (45.10%) Finance
2 22 (43.14%) Mathematics
3 21 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (37.25%) C++
4 19 (37.25%) SQL
5 18 (35.29%) Fixed Income
6 16 (31.37%) MATLAB
7 15 (29.41%) Analytics
8 13 (25.49%) Validation
8 13 (25.49%) VBA
9 12 (23.53%) Statistics
10 11 (21.57%) Derivative
10 11 (21.57%) C#
10 11 (21.57%) PhD
11 10 (19.61%) Front Office
11 10 (19.61%) Risk Management
11 10 (19.61%) Physics
12 8 (15.69%) Degree
12 8 (15.69%) Python
13 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
13 7 (13.73%) Banking
13 7 (13.73%) R
13 7 (13.73%) Portfolio Management
14 6 (11.76%) Hedge funds
14 6 (11.76%) Credit Risk
14 6 (11.76%) Algorithms
14 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
14 6 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (11.76%) .NET
14 6 (11.76%) Workflow

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SPSS
1 2 (3.92%) S-PLUS
1 2 (3.92%) Stata
1 2 (3.92%) LaTeX
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) Mathematica
General
1 23 (45.10%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Front Office
3 7 (13.73%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Mathematics
2 21 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (35.29%) Fixed Income
4 12 (23.53%) Statistics
5 11 (21.57%) Derivative
6 10 (19.61%) Physics
7 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
8 6 (11.76%) Hedge funds
8 6 (11.76%) Credit Risk
8 6 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (11.76%) Algorithms
9 3 (5.88%) Equities
9 3 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (3.92%) Market Risk
11 1 (1.96%) Statistical Arbitrage
11 1 (1.96%) Economics
11 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Analytics
2 13 (25.49%) Validation
3 10 (19.61%) Risk Management
4 7 (13.73%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (11.76%) Workflow
5 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 4 (7.84%) Fund Management
7 3 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (5.88%) Machine Learning
7 3 (5.88%) Web Development
7 3 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (3.92%) OO
8 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.92%) TDD
8 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Bayesian Methods
8 2 (3.92%) Probability Theory
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.92%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) C++
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 16 (31.37%) MATLAB
3 13 (25.49%) VBA
4 11 (21.57%) C#
5 8 (15.69%) Python
6 7 (13.73%) R
7 4 (7.84%) Java
8 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) PhD
2 8 (15.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) Basel III
3 1 (1.96%) EMIR
3 1 (1.96%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.96%) Basel II
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.96%) Google
2 1 (1.96%) Murex
2 1 (1.96%) SunGard
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