The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Analyst
Rank 847 778 797
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 41 79 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.076% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.081% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 33 49 79
Average salary £90,000 £70,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £49,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £124,000 £112,000 £115,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £92,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-45.94% +23.33%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104811 98073 111210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85812 82508 96017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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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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
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Vacancies
London -75 40 £90,000 +35.84% 1
South East - 1 £50,000 -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 38 (60.32%) Finance
2 36 (57.14%) PhD
3 35 (55.56%) C++
4 32 (50.79%) Mathematics
5 26 (41.27%) Analytics
6 25 (39.68%) Degree
7 22 (34.92%) Derivative
8 21 (33.33%) Physics
9 20 (31.75%) C#
9 20 (31.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 18 (28.57%) MATLAB
10 18 (28.57%) Front Office
11 16 (25.40%) Fixed Income
12 15 (23.81%) Java
13 12 (19.05%) Statistics
13 12 (19.05%) Legal
14 10 (15.87%) Python
15 8 (12.70%) OO
16 7 (11.11%) Banking
16 7 (11.11%) Economics
16 7 (11.11%) Equities
16 7 (11.11%) SQL
16 7 (11.11%) Quantitative Analysis
17 6 (9.52%) Big Data
17 6 (9.52%) VBA
17 6 (9.52%) OOP
17 6 (9.52%) Project Management
17 6 (9.52%) Bloomberg
17 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
17 6 (9.52%) Computer Science

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 4 (6.35%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Big Data
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
General
1 38 (60.32%) Finance
2 18 (28.57%) Front Office
3 12 (19.05%) Legal
4 7 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) SciPy
2 3 (4.76%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 32 (50.79%) Mathematics
2 22 (34.92%) Derivative
3 21 (33.33%) Physics
4 20 (31.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (25.40%) Fixed Income
6 12 (19.05%) Statistics
7 7 (11.11%) Economics
7 7 (11.11%) Equities
8 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
9 4 (6.35%) Hedge funds
9 4 (6.35%) Credit Risk
9 4 (6.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 4 (6.35%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (4.76%) Machine Learning
11 2 (3.17%) Market Risk
11 2 (3.17%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (1.59%) Data Extraction
12 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Analytics
2 8 (12.70%) OO
3 7 (11.11%) Quantitative Analysis
4 6 (9.52%) OOP
4 6 (9.52%) Project Management
4 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.52%) Fund Management
4 6 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (9.52%) Stochastic Calculus
5 5 (7.94%) Numerical Analysis
5 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.35%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (6.35%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Monte Carlo Method
6 4 (6.35%) Econometrics
6 4 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Algorithmic Trading
6 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (55.56%) C++
2 20 (31.75%) C#
3 18 (28.57%) MATLAB
4 15 (23.81%) Java
5 10 (15.87%) Python
6 7 (11.11%) SQL
7 6 (9.52%) VBA
8 5 (7.94%) C
8 5 (7.94%) R
9 2 (3.17%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) VB
10 1 (1.59%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 36 (57.14%) PhD
2 25 (39.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Bloomberg
2 5 (7.94%) SunGard
3 2 (3.17%) Facebook
3 2 (3.17%) IBM
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Yahoo!
3 2 (3.17%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) FactSet
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