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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 882 925 926
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 41 17 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.017% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.017% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 33
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £57,000 £66,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,250 £85,900 £124,000
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
92529 99293 107318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78587 81827 87848
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 4 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 4 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 37 £85,000 +21.42% 5
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
North West - 2 £50,000 -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 50 (57.47%) C++
2 46 (52.87%) PhD
2 46 (52.87%) Finance
3 39 (44.83%) Mathematics
4 37 (42.53%) MATLAB
4 37 (42.53%) Analytics
5 30 (34.48%) Python
5 30 (34.48%) Java
6 27 (31.03%) Degree
7 26 (29.89%) SQL
8 25 (28.74%) R
9 23 (26.44%) Hedge funds
9 23 (26.44%) VBA
9 23 (26.44%) Statistics
10 21 (24.14%) Risk Management
11 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (21.84%) Derivative
13 18 (20.69%) Computer Science
14 17 (19.54%) Physics
15 15 (17.24%) Financial Modelling
15 15 (17.24%) S-PLUS
15 15 (17.24%) Fixed Income
16 14 (16.09%) C#
16 14 (16.09%) Market Risk
17 13 (14.94%) Monte Carlo Method
17 13 (14.94%) Statistical Modelling
18 12 (13.79%) .NET
18 12 (13.79%) Banking
19 11 (12.64%) Econometrics
19 11 (12.64%) Front Office

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 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.60%) IPython
3 3 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (17.24%) S-PLUS
2 6 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.60%) MS Office
5 1 (1.15%) Mathcad
5 1 (1.15%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Firewall
1 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) Big Data
3 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.30%) QlikView
4 1 (1.15%) KDB
4 1 (1.15%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.15%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (52.87%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Banking
3 11 (12.64%) Front Office
4 10 (11.49%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.60%) Online Betting
5 4 (4.60%) Retail
6 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Games
8 1 (1.15%) French Language
8 1 (1.15%) Marketing
8 1 (1.15%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) .NET
2 6 (6.90%) HTML
3 4 (4.60%) Software Packaging
3 4 (4.60%) XML
4 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.30%) WCF
4 2 (2.30%) WPF
5 1 (1.15%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 39 (44.83%) Mathematics
2 23 (26.44%) Hedge funds
2 23 (26.44%) Statistics
3 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (21.84%) Derivative
5 18 (20.69%) Computer Science
6 17 (19.54%) Physics
7 15 (17.24%) Fixed Income
8 14 (16.09%) Market Risk
9 9 (10.34%) Equities
10 8 (9.20%) Algorithms
11 6 (6.90%) Credit Risk
11 6 (6.90%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (4.60%) Applied Mathematics
12 4 (4.60%) Credit Derivative
13 3 (3.45%) Exotic Derivative
14 2 (2.30%) Economics
14 2 (2.30%) Fintech
15 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
15 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 4 (4.60%) Unix
3 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.60%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Debian
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) Analytics
2 21 (24.14%) Risk Management
3 15 (17.24%) Financial Modelling
4 13 (14.94%) Monte Carlo Method
4 13 (14.94%) Statistical Modelling
5 11 (12.64%) Econometrics
6 10 (11.49%) Machine Learning
7 9 (10.34%) Data Analysis
8 8 (9.20%) Fund Management
9 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.05%) Algorithmic Trading
9 7 (8.05%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (8.05%) Predictive Modelling
9 7 (8.05%) Quantitative Analysis
10 6 (6.90%) OO
10 6 (6.90%) Stress Testing
10 6 (6.90%) Validation
11 5 (5.75%) Asset Management
11 5 (5.75%) Data Analytics
12 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 50 (57.47%) C++
2 37 (42.53%) MATLAB
3 30 (34.48%) Java
3 30 (34.48%) Python
4 26 (29.89%) SQL
5 25 (28.74%) R
6 23 (26.44%) VBA
7 14 (16.09%) C#
8 5 (5.75%) C
8 5 (5.75%) Perl
9 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.60%) XPath
10 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.15%) Ruby
11 1 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (52.87%) PhD
2 27 (31.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) VMware ESX
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle
2 5 (5.75%) Sybase
3 4 (4.60%) VMware
4 3 (3.45%) Bloomberg
4 3 (3.45%) Tableau
5 1 (1.15%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.15%) FactSet
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.15%) Reuters
5 1 (1.15%) SunGard
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