The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Quantitative Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 590 584 596
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 40 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.083% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.088% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 22
Average salary £92,500 £80,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £58,750
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £92,250 £109,000
UK excluding London average salary - £62,500 £90,000
% change year-on-year
- -30.55%
C++ Quantitative Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

C++ Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in London

C++ Quantitative Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London +19 15 £95,000 +26.66% 1
C++ Quantitative Developer
England

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited C++ 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 C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title.

1 62 (100.00%) C++
2 31 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 30 (48.39%) Derivative
4 29 (46.77%) Finance
5 26 (41.94%) Fixed Income
5 26 (41.94%) Computer Science
6 23 (37.10%) Windows
6 23 (37.10%) Front Office
6 23 (37.10%) Banking
6 23 (37.10%) Investment Banking
7 22 (35.48%) Physics
8 18 (29.03%) UNIX
8 18 (29.03%) DataSynapse
8 18 (29.03%) Low Latency
9 17 (27.42%) Linux
9 17 (27.42%) Python
10 16 (25.81%) Java
11 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (20.97%) Equities
12 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
12 13 (20.97%) Analytics
13 12 (19.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (17.74%) C#
14 11 (17.74%) Degree
15 10 (16.13%) SQL
15 10 (16.13%) OO
16 9 (14.52%) Multithreading
17 7 (11.29%) Murex
17 7 (11.29%) Hedge funds
17 7 (11.29%) Algorithms

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited C++ 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 C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (3.23%) LaTeX
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Subversion
2 3 (4.84%) JIRA
2 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) GCC
General
1 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 23 (37.10%) Front Office
2 23 (37.10%) Banking
2 23 (37.10%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) STL
2 3 (4.84%) Murex Flex
3 2 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (1.61%) HTML5
4 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 30 (48.39%) Derivative
3 26 (41.94%) Fixed Income
3 26 (41.94%) Computer Science
4 22 (35.48%) Physics
5 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (20.97%) Equities
7 12 (19.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (11.29%) Algorithms
8 7 (11.29%) Hedge funds
9 6 (9.68%) Statistics
10 5 (8.06%) Credit Risk
11 4 (6.45%) Grid Computing
12 3 (4.84%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 3 (4.84%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) UNIX
3 17 (27.42%) Linux
4 6 (9.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Low Latency
2 13 (20.97%) Analytics
2 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.13%) OO
4 9 (14.52%) Multithreading
5 6 (9.68%) Signal Processing
6 5 (8.06%) OOD
7 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.45%) Validation
7 4 (6.45%) Monte Carlo Method
7 4 (6.45%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 3 (4.84%) Market Making
8 3 (4.84%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.84%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (3.23%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.23%) TDD
9 2 (3.23%) Workflow
9 2 (3.23%) Stochastic Calculus
9 2 (3.23%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (27.42%) Python
3 16 (25.81%) Java
4 11 (17.74%) C#
5 10 (16.13%) SQL
6 5 (8.06%) Perl
7 3 (4.84%) VC++
8 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.23%) R
9 1 (1.61%) VBA
9 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) PhD
3 1 (1.61%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Basel II
1 2 (3.23%) Basel III
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) DataSynapse
2 7 (11.29%) Murex
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle