The table below looks at the statistics for the Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 746 816 805
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 163 113 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 141 99 85
Average salary £80,000 £92,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £115,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £20,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+193.75% -75.00%
Quantitative Developer
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer across the England region.

Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in England

Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in England

Quantitative Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +55 154 £80,000 -15.78% 12
West Midlands - 7 £40,500 -
East of England -6 1 - - 3
South East - 1 £72,500 -
Quantitative Developer
UK

Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 234 (71.78%) C++
2 204 (62.58%) Finance
3 170 (52.15%) Python
4 161 (49.39%) Mathematics
5 128 (39.26%) C#
5 128 (39.26%) Java
6 126 (38.65%) Front Office
7 124 (38.04%) Hedge funds
8 108 (33.13%) Degree
9 106 (32.52%) Computer Science
10 92 (28.22%) OO
11 67 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
12 63 (19.33%) Analytics
13 61 (18.71%) Algorithms
14 60 (18.40%) PhD
15 59 (18.10%) VBA
15 59 (18.10%) Physics
16 56 (17.18%) Algorithmic Trading
17 52 (15.95%) .NET
17 52 (15.95%) Derivative
18 51 (15.64%) C
19 49 (15.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 47 (14.42%) Fixed Income
21 45 (13.80%) Software Engineering
21 45 (13.80%) Equities
22 42 (12.88%) SQL
23 36 (11.04%) Banking
24 34 (10.43%) Linux
25 33 (10.12%) Multithreading
26 32 (9.82%) Statistics

Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.61%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.31%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.31%) MetaTrader
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.21%) MongoDB
2 15 (4.60%) KDB
3 11 (3.37%) Tick Data
4 9 (2.76%) Data Mining
5 6 (1.84%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.23%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.92%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.61%) Big Data
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (6.75%) Maven
2 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 204 (62.58%) Finance
2 126 (38.65%) Front Office
3 36 (11.04%) Banking
4 22 (6.75%) Investment Banking
5 14 (4.29%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.15%) Retail
7 6 (1.84%) Back Office
8 5 (1.53%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (15.95%) .NET
2 28 (8.59%) NumPy
3 23 (7.06%) AngularJS
4 22 (6.75%) Pandas
4 22 (6.75%) SciPy
5 20 (6.13%) Esper
5 20 (6.13%) Pyramid
6 8 (2.45%) WCF
7 7 (2.15%) HTML
8 5 (1.53%) J2SE
9 4 (1.23%) Web Services
10 3 (0.92%) Akka
10 3 (0.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.92%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (0.92%) STL
11 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.61%) Rendezvous
11 2 (0.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 161 (49.39%) Mathematics
2 124 (38.04%) Hedge funds
3 106 (32.52%) Computer Science
4 67 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
5 61 (18.71%) Algorithms
6 59 (18.10%) Physics
7 52 (15.95%) Derivative
8 49 (15.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 47 (14.42%) Fixed Income
10 45 (13.80%) Equities
11 32 (9.82%) Statistics
12 28 (8.59%) Visualisation
13 23 (7.06%) Data Structures
14 11 (3.37%) Market Risk
15 10 (3.07%) Credit Risk
16 8 (2.45%) Credit Derivative
16 8 (2.45%) Management Information System
17 6 (1.84%) Equity Derivative
17 6 (1.84%) Fintech
18 5 (1.53%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.43%) Linux
2 32 (9.82%) Unix
3 31 (9.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (28.22%) OO
2 63 (19.33%) Analytics
3 56 (17.18%) Algorithmic Trading
4 45 (13.80%) Software Engineering
5 33 (10.12%) Multithreading
6 31 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (9.51%) Functional Programming
7 29 (8.90%) Market Making
8 27 (8.28%) Quantitative Trading
9 26 (7.98%) Time Series Analysis
10 25 (7.67%) Machine Learning
10 25 (7.67%) Stochastic Calculus
11 24 (7.36%) Systematic Trading
12 22 (6.75%) OOD
12 22 (6.75%) Open Source
13 20 (6.13%) Low Latency
14 19 (5.83%) Electronic Trading
15 17 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (3.99%) Proprietary Trading
16 13 (3.99%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 234 (71.78%) C++
2 170 (52.15%) Python
3 128 (39.26%) C#
3 128 (39.26%) Java
4 59 (18.10%) VBA
5 51 (15.64%) C
6 42 (12.88%) SQL
7 31 (9.51%) VB.NET
8 13 (3.99%) R
9 9 (2.76%) MATLAB
10 8 (2.45%) F#
11 6 (1.84%) Ruby
12 4 (1.23%) Scala
13 2 (0.61%) Perl
14 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 108 (33.13%) Degree
2 60 (18.40%) PhD
3 1 (0.31%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.61%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (5.52%) Oracle
2 5 (1.53%) Sybase
3 2 (0.61%) ION Trading
3 2 (0.61%) Solace
4 1 (0.31%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.31%) SunGard
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