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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 816 831 825
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 21 22 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.023% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.024% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 37
Average salary £93,750 £90,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £122,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £58,750
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -6 20 £93,750 +4.16% 1
East of England - 1 - -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 36 (52.94%) Mathematics
2 34 (50.00%) Finance
3 28 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (39.71%) C++
5 25 (36.76%) SQL
6 22 (32.35%) MATLAB
6 22 (32.35%) Fixed Income
7 16 (23.53%) Analytics
7 16 (23.53%) C#
8 15 (22.06%) .NET
8 15 (22.06%) Python
8 15 (22.06%) Physics
9 13 (19.12%) Statistics
9 13 (19.12%) Credit Risk
9 13 (19.12%) PhD
10 11 (16.18%) VBA
10 11 (16.18%) Degree
10 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
11 10 (14.71%) Derivative
11 10 (14.71%) Asset Management
12 9 (13.24%) Fund Management
12 9 (13.24%) Hedge funds
13 8 (11.76%) Basel III
13 8 (11.76%) Equities
13 8 (11.76%) Front Office
13 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
13 8 (11.76%) Validation
13 8 (11.76%) Java
14 7 (10.29%) S-PLUS
14 7 (10.29%) Banking

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) S-PLUS
2 2 (2.94%) Stata
2 2 (2.94%) SPSS
2 2 (2.94%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.47%) Mathematica
3 1 (1.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Ant
1 1 (1.47%) Subversion
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
General
1 34 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Front Office
3 7 (10.29%) Banking
4 6 (8.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) CSS
2 1 (1.47%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.47%) Spring
2 1 (1.47%) SciPy
2 1 (1.47%) NumPy
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (52.94%) Mathematics
2 28 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (32.35%) Fixed Income
4 15 (22.06%) Physics
5 13 (19.12%) Credit Risk
5 13 (19.12%) Statistics
6 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
7 10 (14.71%) Derivative
8 9 (13.24%) Hedge funds
9 8 (11.76%) Equities
10 5 (7.35%) Algorithms
11 3 (4.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (4.41%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (1.47%) Economics
12 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
12 1 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (1.47%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
12 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) UNIX
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Analytics
2 10 (14.71%) Asset Management
3 9 (13.24%) Fund Management
4 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 8 (11.76%) Validation
5 6 (8.82%) Workflow
6 5 (7.35%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (4.41%) Web Development
7 3 (4.41%) Machine Learning
7 3 (4.41%) OO
7 3 (4.41%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (2.94%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.94%) TDD
8 2 (2.94%) Bayesian Methods
8 2 (2.94%) Probability Theory
8 2 (2.94%) Monte Carlo Method
8 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.94%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.94%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.71%) C++
2 25 (36.76%) SQL
3 22 (32.35%) MATLAB
4 16 (23.53%) C#
5 15 (22.06%) Python
6 11 (16.18%) VBA
7 8 (11.76%) Java
8 7 (10.29%) R
9 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) PhD
2 11 (16.18%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) Basel III
2 7 (10.29%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.47%) TickIT
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle
1 5 (7.35%) Sybase
2 2 (2.94%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.47%) Google
3 1 (1.47%) SunGard
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