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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 630 610 557
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 10 41 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.083% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.088% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 47
Average salary £72,500 £90,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £124,000 £114,000
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £92,500
% change year-on-year
- -45.94%
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
41638 46377 43450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.52% 93.93% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35147 38246 36697
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,250
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(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 +28 8 £71,250 -30.48% 3
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) Fixed Income
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 11 (31.43%) VBA
4 11 (31.43%) Front Office
4 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (28.57%) Analytics
5 10 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 9 (25.71%) Statistics
6 9 (25.71%) C++
6 9 (25.71%) Validation
7 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 7 (20.00%) Derivative
8 6 (17.14%) Degree
8 6 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (17.14%) PhD
9 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
9 5 (14.29%) R
10 4 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (11.43%) C#
10 4 (11.43%) QA
10 4 (11.43%) Banking
10 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
11 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
11 3 (8.57%) Physics
11 3 (8.57%) Project Management
11 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
12 2 (5.71%) Workflow
12 2 (5.71%) OO

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) Mathematica
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Front Office
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Fixed Income
2 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 9 (25.71%) Statistics
5 7 (20.00%) Derivative
6 6 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
8 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
8 3 (8.57%) Physics
9 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
9 2 (5.71%) Equities
9 2 (5.71%) Market Risk
9 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
10 1 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (2.86%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
10 1 (2.86%) Statistical Arbitrage
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Analytics
2 9 (25.71%) Validation
3 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Web Development
6 2 (5.71%) Fund Management
6 2 (5.71%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.86%) Monte Carlo Method
7 1 (2.86%) Greeks
7 1 (2.86%) Memory Management
7 1 (2.86%) Econometrics
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) VBA
3 10 (28.57%) MATLAB
4 9 (25.71%) C++
5 5 (14.29%) R
6 4 (11.43%) C#
7 2 (5.71%) Java
7 2 (5.71%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) PhD
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Basel III
2 1 (2.86%) EMIR
2 1 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.86%) Basel II
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Murex
1 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
1 1 (2.86%) Google
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £87000.00 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago