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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 602 598 549
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 10 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.061% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.065% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 38
Average salary £75,000 £88,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +47.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £125,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £58,750
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
38180 39749 40739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.82% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32210 32598 34627
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 -7 4 £80,000 -8.57% 3
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 29 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 25 (43.10%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (43.10%) Finance
3 22 (37.93%) C++
4 20 (34.48%) SQL
5 18 (31.03%) Fixed Income
6 17 (29.31%) MATLAB
7 14 (24.14%) C#
8 13 (22.41%) PhD
9 12 (20.69%) Python
9 12 (20.69%) VBA
9 12 (20.69%) Statistics
9 12 (20.69%) Physics
9 12 (20.69%) Analytics
10 11 (18.97%) Validation
11 10 (17.24%) .NET
11 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
11 10 (17.24%) Degree
12 9 (15.52%) Credit Risk
13 8 (13.79%) QA
13 8 (13.79%) Hedge funds
13 8 (13.79%) Front Office
13 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
13 8 (13.79%) Derivative
14 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
14 7 (12.07%) Basel III
14 7 (12.07%) Algorithms
15 6 (10.34%) R
15 6 (10.34%) Banking
15 6 (10.34%) Workflow

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 2 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) S-PLUS
2 2 (3.45%) Stata
2 2 (3.45%) SPSS
2 2 (3.45%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) Mathematica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Ant
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
1 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) MSBuild
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Front Office
3 6 (10.34%) Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) XML
2 1 (1.72%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.72%) SciPy
2 1 (1.72%) NumPy
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 25 (43.10%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (31.03%) Fixed Income
4 12 (20.69%) Physics
4 12 (20.69%) Statistics
5 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
6 9 (15.52%) Credit Risk
7 8 (13.79%) Derivative
7 8 (13.79%) Hedge funds
8 7 (12.07%) Algorithms
9 3 (5.17%) Equities
9 3 (5.17%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.72%) Statistical Arbitrage
10 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.72%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) UNIX
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Analytics
2 11 (18.97%) Validation
3 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
5 6 (10.34%) Workflow
6 5 (8.62%) Fund Management
6 5 (8.62%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (5.17%) Machine Learning
7 3 (5.17%) Probability Theory
7 3 (5.17%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (5.17%) Web Development
8 2 (3.45%) TDD
8 2 (3.45%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) OO
8 2 (3.45%) Project Management
8 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.45%) Bayesian Methods
8 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.45%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.45%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) C++
2 20 (34.48%) SQL
3 17 (29.31%) MATLAB
4 14 (24.14%) C#
5 12 (20.69%) VBA
5 12 (20.69%) Python
6 6 (10.34%) R
7 5 (8.62%) Java
8 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) PhD
2 10 (17.24%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
2 7 (12.07%) Basel III
3 1 (1.72%) Basel II
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.72%) Google
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) Sybase
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Salary: £100 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £70000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago