The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Analyst
Rank 623 554 550
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 23 48 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 76
Average salary £95,000 £70,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,900 £50,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £105,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
- -37.50%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45135 41404 48816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37931 34643 42521
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Quantitative Analyst
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
(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 -19 8 £74,500 +10.37% 1
Canary Wharf - 4 £95,000 -
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 46 (73.02%) Finance
2 38 (60.32%) Mathematics
3 37 (58.73%) C++
4 36 (57.14%) PhD
5 31 (49.21%) Degree
6 23 (36.51%) Analytics
7 21 (33.33%) Physics
8 20 (31.75%) MATLAB
9 18 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (28.57%) Derivative
9 18 (28.57%) Statistics
9 18 (28.57%) Fixed Income
10 17 (26.98%) C#
11 16 (25.40%) Java
12 14 (22.22%) Banking
13 13 (20.63%) Stochastic Calculus
14 12 (19.05%) SQL
14 12 (19.05%) Python
15 10 (15.87%) Economics
15 10 (15.87%) Equities
15 10 (15.87%) Front Office
15 10 (15.87%) Fund Management
16 9 (14.29%) OO
16 9 (14.29%) .NET
17 8 (12.70%) Legal
17 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
17 8 (12.70%) Stress Testing
17 8 (12.70%) Credit Risk
18 7 (11.11%) Monte Carlo Method
18 7 (11.11%) Financial Institution

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (9.52%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 46 (73.02%) Finance
2 14 (22.22%) Banking
3 10 (15.87%) Front Office
4 8 (12.70%) Legal
5 7 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.76%) French Language
7 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (60.32%) Mathematics
2 21 (33.33%) Physics
3 18 (28.57%) Derivative
3 18 (28.57%) Statistics
3 18 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (28.57%) Fixed Income
4 10 (15.87%) Equities
4 10 (15.87%) Economics
5 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
5 8 (12.70%) Credit Risk
6 6 (9.52%) Market Risk
7 5 (7.94%) Applied Mathematics
8 4 (6.35%) Hedge funds
9 3 (4.76%) Credit Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Analytics
2 13 (20.63%) Stochastic Calculus
3 10 (15.87%) Fund Management
4 9 (14.29%) OO
5 8 (12.70%) Stress Testing
6 7 (11.11%) Monte Carlo Method
7 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 6 (9.52%) Quantitative Analysis
7 6 (9.52%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.94%) Validation
8 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.94%) OOP
8 5 (7.94%) Regression Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Econometrics
9 4 (6.35%) Numerical Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) Cluster Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) Algorithmic Trading
10 3 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) Stochastic Modelling
10 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) C++
2 20 (31.75%) MATLAB
3 17 (26.98%) C#
4 16 (25.40%) Java
5 12 (19.05%) SQL
5 12 (19.05%) Python
6 7 (11.11%) VBA
7 5 (7.94%) R
8 4 (6.35%) C
9 2 (3.17%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (57.14%) PhD
2 31 (49.21%) Degree
3 3 (4.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Basel III
1 3 (4.76%) IAS 39
2 1 (1.59%) MiFID
2 1 (1.59%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.59%) EMIR
2 1 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.59%) UCITS
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Bloomberg
2 5 (7.94%) SunGard
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) Sybase
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Yahoo!
4 2 (3.17%) Google
4 2 (3.17%) Facebook
5 1 (1.59%) FactSet
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