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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Analyst
Rank 833 839 815
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 45 23 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.023% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.024% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 58
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £105,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £65,000
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
100718 95501 103305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83018 80165 88637
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 £26,750 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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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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 +12 43 £75,000 +7.14% 9
South East -8 1 £27,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 42 (61.76%) Mathematics
2 37 (54.41%) Finance
3 35 (51.47%) C++
4 24 (35.29%) PhD
5 22 (32.35%) SQL
6 21 (30.88%) Python
6 21 (30.88%) MATLAB
6 21 (30.88%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (29.41%) Physics
8 19 (27.94%) Analytics
9 17 (25.00%) Credit Risk
9 17 (25.00%) .NET
9 17 (25.00%) Fixed Income
10 16 (23.53%) C#
10 16 (23.53%) Degree
11 13 (19.12%) Statistics
11 13 (19.12%) Banking
12 12 (17.65%) Asset Management
12 12 (17.65%) Derivative
12 12 (17.65%) Financial Institution
12 12 (17.65%) Java
12 12 (17.65%) Fund Management
13 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
13 11 (16.18%) S-PLUS
13 11 (16.18%) Equities
14 10 (14.71%) Basel III
15 9 (13.24%) Risk Management
15 9 (13.24%) Validation
15 9 (13.24%) Oracle
15 9 (13.24%) SQL Server

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) S-PLUS
2 2 (2.94%) Stata
2 2 (2.94%) SPSS
2 2 (2.94%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) Ant
1 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 37 (54.41%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Banking
3 12 (17.65%) Financial Institution
4 8 (11.76%) Front Office
5 3 (4.41%) French Language
6 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) SciPy
2 1 (1.47%) NumPy
2 1 (1.47%) CSS
2 1 (1.47%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (61.76%) Mathematics
2 21 (30.88%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (29.41%) Physics
4 17 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 17 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 13 (19.12%) Statistics
6 12 (17.65%) Derivative
7 11 (16.18%) Computer Science
7 11 (16.18%) Equities
8 8 (11.76%) Hedge funds
9 5 (7.35%) Algorithms
10 4 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (5.88%) Market Risk
11 3 (4.41%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (4.41%) Economics
12 2 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
13 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
13 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) UNIX
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) Analytics
2 12 (17.65%) Asset Management
2 12 (17.65%) Fund Management
3 9 (13.24%) Risk Management
3 9 (13.24%) Validation
4 8 (11.76%) Stochastic Calculus
5 7 (10.29%) Stress Testing
6 5 (7.35%) Monte Carlo Method
6 5 (7.35%) Workflow
7 4 (5.88%) OO
7 4 (5.88%) Regression Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Stochastic Modelling
8 3 (4.41%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (4.41%) Financial Modelling
8 3 (4.41%) Cluster Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (2.94%) TDD
9 2 (2.94%) Migration
9 2 (2.94%) Quantitative Analysis
9 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (51.47%) C++
2 22 (32.35%) SQL
3 21 (30.88%) Python
3 21 (30.88%) MATLAB
4 16 (23.53%) C#
5 12 (17.65%) Java
6 7 (10.29%) VBA
7 6 (8.82%) R
8 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) PhD
2 16 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) Basel III
2 7 (10.29%) QA
3 3 (4.41%) IAS 39
4 1 (1.47%) EMIR
4 1 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.47%) UCITS
4 1 (1.47%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.47%) MiFID
4 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.47%) TickIT
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle
1 9 (13.24%) Sybase
2 1 (1.47%) Bloomberg
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum To £50,000 + Bonus + Ben
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago