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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 854 900 920
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 42 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.020% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.021% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 23
Median salary £85,000 £71,250 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.29% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £66,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £123,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
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
88902 96228 105919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.52% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75555 79766 87460
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +21 38 £85,000 +17.24% 3
Yorkshire - 3 - -
North West - 1 £50,000 -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 44 (51.76%) C++
1 44 (51.76%) Finance
2 42 (49.41%) PhD
3 39 (45.88%) MATLAB
3 39 (45.88%) Analytics
4 32 (37.65%) Mathematics
5 29 (34.12%) SQL
6 28 (32.94%) Java
7 27 (31.76%) Python
8 25 (29.41%) Degree
8 25 (29.41%) Hedge funds
9 24 (28.24%) VBA
10 23 (27.06%) Risk Management
11 22 (25.88%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (24.71%) R
13 19 (22.35%) Derivative
14 18 (21.18%) Statistics
15 16 (18.82%) Fixed Income
16 15 (17.65%) S-PLUS
16 15 (17.65%) Statistical Modelling
17 14 (16.47%) Banking
17 14 (16.47%) Market Risk
17 14 (16.47%) Financial Modelling
18 12 (14.12%) Physics
18 12 (14.12%) Computer Science
19 11 (12.94%) Monte Carlo Method
19 11 (12.94%) Econometrics
19 11 (12.94%) Front Office
19 11 (12.94%) .NET
19 11 (12.94%) C#

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 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.53%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) S-PLUS
2 7 (8.24%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.35%) MS Office
5 1 (1.18%) Mathcad
5 1 (1.18%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Firewall
1 1 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) Big Data
1 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.53%) QlikView
3 2 (2.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.18%) KDB
4 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.18%) Tick Data
General
1 44 (51.76%) Finance
2 14 (16.47%) Banking
3 11 (12.94%) Front Office
4 8 (9.41%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.88%) Retail
6 3 (3.53%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.35%) Games
7 2 (2.35%) Online Betting
8 1 (1.18%) French Language
8 1 (1.18%) Marketing
8 1 (1.18%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) .NET
2 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.35%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.35%) WCF
2 2 (2.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (37.65%) Mathematics
2 25 (29.41%) Hedge funds
3 22 (25.88%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (22.35%) Derivative
5 18 (21.18%) Statistics
6 16 (18.82%) Fixed Income
7 14 (16.47%) Market Risk
8 12 (14.12%) Computer Science
8 12 (14.12%) Physics
9 9 (10.59%) Equities
10 7 (8.24%) Algorithms
11 6 (7.06%) Credit Risk
11 6 (7.06%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (4.71%) Applied Mathematics
12 4 (4.71%) Credit Derivative
13 3 (3.53%) Economics
13 3 (3.53%) Exotic Derivative
13 3 (3.53%) Fintech
14 2 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 1 (1.18%) Energy Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Linux
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) Debian
3 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.88%) Analytics
2 23 (27.06%) Risk Management
3 15 (17.65%) Statistical Modelling
4 14 (16.47%) Financial Modelling
5 11 (12.94%) Econometrics
5 11 (12.94%) Machine Learning
5 11 (12.94%) Monte Carlo Method
6 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis
7 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.24%) Algorithmic Trading
7 7 (8.24%) Fund Management
7 7 (8.24%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (8.24%) Predictive Modelling
7 7 (8.24%) Validation
8 6 (7.06%) Data Analytics
8 6 (7.06%) Stress Testing
9 5 (5.88%) Asset Management
9 5 (5.88%) OO
10 4 (4.71%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.71%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (51.76%) C++
2 39 (45.88%) MATLAB
3 29 (34.12%) SQL
4 28 (32.94%) Java
5 27 (31.76%) Python
6 24 (28.24%) VBA
7 21 (24.71%) R
8 11 (12.94%) C#
9 3 (3.53%) Perl
10 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (49.41%) PhD
2 25 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle
1 5 (5.88%) Sybase
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.53%) Bloomberg
3 3 (3.53%) Tableau
4 2 (2.35%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.18%) FactSet
5 1 (1.18%) Google
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.18%) Reuters
5 1 (1.18%) SunGard
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Salary: £45k - 80k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago