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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 851 831 815
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 12 26 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.027% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.028% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 42
Average salary £67,500 £87,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £127,000 £125,000 £117,500
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £27,000
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 27 February 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 February 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 +2 11 £67,500 -22.85% 6
East of England - 1 - -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 32 (53.33%) Mathematics
2 28 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (43.33%) Finance
4 24 (40.00%) C++
5 20 (33.33%) SQL
6 19 (31.67%) Fixed Income
7 17 (28.33%) MATLAB
8 15 (25.00%) C#
9 14 (23.33%) PhD
9 14 (23.33%) Physics
9 14 (23.33%) Analytics
10 13 (21.67%) VBA
11 12 (20.00%) .NET
11 12 (20.00%) Python
12 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
12 11 (18.33%) Statistics
13 10 (16.67%) Degree
13 10 (16.67%) Credit Risk
13 10 (16.67%) Validation
14 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
14 9 (15.00%) Derivative
14 9 (15.00%) QA
15 8 (13.33%) Basel III
15 8 (13.33%) Hedge funds
16 7 (11.67%) Algorithms
16 7 (11.67%) Front Office
16 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
17 6 (10.00%) Banking
17 6 (10.00%) Workflow
17 6 (10.00%) R

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) S-PLUS
2 2 (3.33%) Stata
2 2 (3.33%) SPSS
2 2 (3.33%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.67%) Mathematica
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Ant
1 1 (1.67%) Subversion
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) MSBuild
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Front Office
3 6 (10.00%) Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.67%) SciPy
2 1 (1.67%) NumPy
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (53.33%) Mathematics
2 28 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (31.67%) Fixed Income
4 14 (23.33%) Physics
5 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
5 11 (18.33%) Statistics
6 10 (16.67%) Credit Risk
7 9 (15.00%) Derivative
8 8 (13.33%) Hedge funds
9 7 (11.67%) Algorithms
10 4 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (6.67%) Equities
11 3 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (1.67%) Economics
12 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
12 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
12 1 (1.67%) Statistical Arbitrage
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) UNIX
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Analytics
2 10 (16.67%) Validation
3 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
5 6 (10.00%) Workflow
5 6 (10.00%) Fund Management
6 5 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (5.00%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (5.00%) Web Development
7 3 (5.00%) Machine Learning
8 2 (3.33%) Bayesian Methods
8 2 (3.33%) Probability Theory
8 2 (3.33%) OO
8 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.33%) TDD
8 2 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.33%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.33%) Investment Management
8 2 (3.33%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) C++
2 20 (33.33%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) MATLAB
4 15 (25.00%) C#
5 13 (21.67%) VBA
6 12 (20.00%) Python
7 6 (10.00%) R
8 5 (8.33%) Java
9 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) PhD
2 10 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) QA
2 8 (13.33%) Basel III
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.67%) TickIT
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle
1 2 (3.33%) Sybase
1 2 (3.33%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.67%) Google
2 1 (1.67%) SunGard
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