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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 846 883 803
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 34 22 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.020% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.021% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 41
Average salary £83,500 £95,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.10% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £70,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 - £55,000
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
96432 103854 97223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.47% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80542 85900 81828
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +46 33 £84,250 -11.31% 6
East of England - 1 £62,500 -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 35 (77.78%) Finance
2 23 (51.11%) C++
3 22 (48.89%) Analytics
4 18 (40.00%) Front Office
5 17 (37.78%) Derivative
6 16 (35.56%) Fixed Income
7 15 (33.33%) PhD
8 13 (28.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (28.89%) Java
8 13 (28.89%) Physics
9 12 (26.67%) Banking
10 11 (24.44%) OO
11 10 (22.22%) VBA
11 10 (22.22%) Validation
11 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
11 10 (22.22%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (22.22%) Stochastic Calculus
11 10 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
12 9 (20.00%) Financial Institution
12 9 (20.00%) MATLAB
12 9 (20.00%) SQL
13 8 (17.78%) Degree
14 7 (15.56%) Statistics
14 7 (15.56%) Equities
14 7 (15.56%) Risk Management
15 6 (13.33%) QA
15 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (13.33%) Algorithms
16 5 (11.11%) Fund Management
16 5 (11.11%) R

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) SPSS
1 2 (4.44%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) QlikView
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 35 (77.78%) Finance
2 18 (40.00%) Front Office
3 12 (26.67%) Banking
4 9 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) Pandas
3 1 (2.22%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Derivative
2 16 (35.56%) Fixed Income
3 13 (28.89%) Physics
3 13 (28.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 10 (22.22%) Equity Derivative
5 7 (15.56%) Statistics
5 7 (15.56%) Equities
6 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (13.33%) Algorithms
7 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 3 (6.67%) Market Risk
9 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
9 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk
9 2 (4.44%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (2.22%) Economics
10 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Analytics
2 11 (24.44%) OO
3 10 (22.22%) Validation
3 10 (22.22%) Stochastic Calculus
3 10 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
4 7 (15.56%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (11.11%) Fund Management
5 5 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (8.89%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.67%) Stress Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Time Series Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Linear Algebra
8 2 (4.44%) Data Validation
8 2 (4.44%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (4.44%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (4.44%) Monte Carlo Method
8 2 (4.44%) Predictive Modelling
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) C++
2 13 (28.89%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) VBA
4 9 (20.00%) SQL
4 9 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 5 (11.11%) R
6 3 (6.67%) C#
7 2 (4.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) PhD
2 8 (17.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) Basel II
3 1 (2.22%) Basel III
3 1 (2.22%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.22%) EMIR
3 1 (2.22%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle
1 2 (4.44%) Sybase
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.44%) Bloomberg
2 1 (2.22%) Murex
2 1 (2.22%) SunGard
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City, London
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum with bonuses and benefits
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City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum with bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago