The first table below looks at the demand for Quantitative Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quantitative Analysis 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 617 542 626
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +84
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 24 58 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.13% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.16% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 17 50 21
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £31,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £65,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £40,000 £30,250
% change year-on-year
-33.75% +32.23%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39963 36781 43924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 81.89% 81.50% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32744 30674 37745
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Quantitative Analysis
England

Quantitative Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quantitative Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Quantitative Analysis
Salary Trend in London

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

Quantitative Analysis Salary Trend in London

Quantitative Analysis
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Quantitative Analysis Salary Histogram in London

Quantitative Analysis
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the London 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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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Job
Vacancies
City of London -20 6 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Quantitative Analysis
England

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Quantitative Analysis also 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 that cited Quantitative Analysis.

1 27 (46.55%) SQL
1 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 21 (36.21%) Front Office
3 18 (31.03%) Statistics
4 17 (29.31%) Economics
5 15 (25.86%) Degree
5 15 (25.86%) Algorithmic Trading
5 15 (25.86%) Analytics
6 14 (24.14%) Mathematics
6 14 (24.14%) Data Mining
6 14 (24.14%) SAS
7 13 (22.41%) Java
8 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
8 12 (20.69%) Fixed Income
8 12 (20.69%) Low Latency
9 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
9 11 (18.97%) Market Risk
9 11 (18.97%) KDB
9 11 (18.97%) ION Trading
10 10 (17.24%) C++
11 9 (15.52%) Advertising
11 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
12 8 (13.79%) Marketing
12 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
12 8 (13.79%) MATLAB
12 8 (13.79%) Python
12 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
13 7 (12.07%) PhD
13 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
13 7 (12.07%) MS Visio

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Quantitative Analysis also 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 that cited Quantitative Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (24.14%) SAS
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.07%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.17%) CPLEX
3 3 (5.17%) SPSS
4 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.72%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) Data Mining
2 11 (18.97%) KDB
3 5 (8.62%) Big Data
3 5 (8.62%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.62%) Text Mining
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.72%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) QlikView
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
General
1 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 21 (36.21%) Front Office
3 9 (15.52%) Advertising
4 8 (13.79%) Marketing
5 6 (10.34%) Games
6 2 (3.45%) Back Office
7 1 (1.72%) Banking
7 1 (1.72%) Retail
7 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Analyst
2 16 (27.59%) Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Business Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Java Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Consultant
5 8 (13.79%) Data Scientist
6 7 (12.07%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Market Risk Business Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Quantitative Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Market Risk Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) SAS Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Senior SAS Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Marketing Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Quantitative Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
1 2 (3.45%) WCF
1 2 (3.45%) WPF
2 1 (1.72%) MapReduce
2 1 (1.72%) Spring
2 1 (1.72%) Swing
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Statistics
2 17 (29.31%) Economics
3 14 (24.14%) Mathematics
4 12 (20.69%) Fixed Income
5 11 (18.97%) Market Risk
6 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
7 6 (10.34%) Credit Risk
8 4 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (5.17%) Hedge funds
9 3 (5.17%) Neural Network
10 2 (3.45%) Equities
11 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.72%) Open Source
11 1 (1.72%) Physics
11 1 (1.72%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
1 4 (6.90%) UNIX
2 2 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Algorithmic Trading
1 15 (25.86%) Analytics
2 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
2 12 (20.69%) Low Latency
3 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
4 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.34%) UML
6 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 6 (10.34%) Use Case
7 5 (8.62%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (8.62%) Econometrics
8 4 (6.90%) Performance Management
8 4 (6.90%) Business Performance Management
8 4 (6.90%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (6.90%) Statistical Modelling
9 3 (5.17%) Stochastic Calculus
9 3 (5.17%) Greeks
9 3 (5.17%) Pay per click
9 3 (5.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (46.55%) SQL
2 13 (22.41%) Java
3 10 (17.24%) C++
4 8 (13.79%) MATLAB
4 8 (13.79%) Python
5 7 (12.07%) VBA
6 5 (8.62%) R
7 4 (6.90%) C#
7 4 (6.90%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) Ruby
8 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) PhD
3 6 (10.34%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.72%) Basel III
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) ION Trading
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) Google
3 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.45%) Wall Street Systems
3 2 (3.45%) Tableau
4 1 (1.72%) FactSet
4 1 (1.72%) Facebook
4 1 (1.72%) Vertica
4 1 (1.72%) Omniture
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase
4 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe
4 1 (1.72%) Reuters
4 1 (1.72%) Teradata
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