The table below looks at the statistics for the Quantitative Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 620 652 674
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 37 15 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.034% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.035% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 33
Average salary £85,000 £70,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £56,500 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,500 £86,300 £124,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
Quantitative Analyst
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
40483 42761 47201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 35981 38974
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Quantitative Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Quantitative Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Quantitative Analyst Salary Trend in London

Quantitative Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Quantitative Analyst Salary Histogram in London

Quantitative Analyst
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 Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
City of London +40 5 £77,500 +10.71% 1
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 50 (63.29%) C++
2 44 (55.70%) PhD
3 42 (53.16%) Finance
4 37 (46.84%) Mathematics
5 36 (45.57%) MATLAB
6 33 (41.77%) Analytics
7 29 (36.71%) Python
8 28 (35.44%) Java
9 24 (30.38%) SQL
10 23 (29.11%) VBA
11 22 (27.85%) Hedge funds
11 22 (27.85%) R
12 21 (26.58%) Statistics
12 21 (26.58%) Degree
13 20 (25.32%) Risk Management
14 19 (24.05%) Derivative
14 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
16 17 (21.52%) Physics
17 15 (18.99%) Financial Modelling
17 15 (18.99%) Fixed Income
17 15 (18.99%) S-PLUS
18 14 (17.72%) C#
19 13 (16.46%) Monte Carlo Method
19 13 (16.46%) Market Risk
20 12 (15.19%) .NET
21 11 (13.92%) Front Office
21 11 (13.92%) Econometrics
22 10 (12.66%) Machine Learning
23 9 (11.39%) Financial Institution

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (6.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.06%) IPython
3 2 (2.53%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (18.99%) S-PLUS
2 6 (7.59%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (5.06%) MS Office
5 1 (1.27%) Mathcad
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Firewall
1 1 (1.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) Big Data
3 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.53%) QlikView
4 1 (1.27%) KDB
4 1 (1.27%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.27%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
General
1 42 (53.16%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Front Office
3 9 (11.39%) Financial Institution
4 8 (10.13%) Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Online Betting
5 4 (5.06%) Retail
6 3 (3.80%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.27%) French Language
7 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.19%) .NET
2 6 (7.59%) HTML
3 4 (5.06%) Software Packaging
3 4 (5.06%) XML
4 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.53%) WCF
4 2 (2.53%) WPF
5 1 (1.27%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 37 (46.84%) Mathematics
2 22 (27.85%) Hedge funds
3 21 (26.58%) Statistics
4 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (24.05%) Derivative
5 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
6 17 (21.52%) Physics
7 15 (18.99%) Fixed Income
8 13 (16.46%) Market Risk
9 9 (11.39%) Equities
10 8 (10.13%) Algorithms
11 6 (7.59%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (5.06%) Applied Mathematics
12 4 (5.06%) Credit Derivative
12 4 (5.06%) Credit Risk
13 3 (3.80%) Exotic Derivative
14 2 (2.53%) Fintech
15 1 (1.27%) CUDA
15 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
15 1 (1.27%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Linux
3 4 (5.06%) Unix
3 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) Debian
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Analytics
2 20 (25.32%) Risk Management
3 15 (18.99%) Financial Modelling
4 13 (16.46%) Monte Carlo Method
5 11 (13.92%) Econometrics
6 10 (12.66%) Machine Learning
7 8 (10.13%) Data Analysis
7 8 (10.13%) Fund Management
7 8 (10.13%) Statistical Modelling
8 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.86%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (8.86%) Predictive Modelling
8 7 (8.86%) Quantitative Analysis
9 6 (7.59%) Algorithmic Trading
9 6 (7.59%) OO
9 6 (7.59%) Validation
10 5 (6.33%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.33%) Data Analytics
11 4 (5.06%) Big Data Analytics
11 4 (5.06%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) C++
2 36 (45.57%) MATLAB
3 29 (36.71%) Python
4 28 (35.44%) Java
5 24 (30.38%) SQL
6 23 (29.11%) VBA
7 22 (27.85%) R
8 14 (17.72%) C#
9 5 (6.33%) C
9 5 (6.33%) Perl
10 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
10 4 (5.06%) XPath
11 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.27%) Ruby
12 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 44 (55.70%) PhD
2 21 (26.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.53%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
2 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) Sybase
3 4 (5.06%) VMware
4 3 (3.80%) Bloomberg
4 3 (3.80%) Tableau
5 1 (1.27%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.27%) FactSet
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.27%) Reuters
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