The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Quantitative Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quant Analyst
England / London
Rank 570 600 618
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 20 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.10% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.11% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 12
Median salary £77,500 £62,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £107,500 £99,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -

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
31924 39083 39674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.85% 96.16% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27082 33612 33758
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +39 9 £77,500 -20.51% 2
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Quantitative Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (73.91%) Finance
2 33 (71.74%) Mathematics
3 27 (58.70%) C++
4 26 (56.52%) Degree
5 18 (39.13%) Risk Management
6 15 (32.61%) Python
6 15 (32.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (30.43%) PhD
8 13 (28.26%) Front Office
8 13 (28.26%) Validation
9 12 (26.09%) Physics
9 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
9 12 (26.09%) R
9 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (23.91%) Banking
10 11 (23.91%) SQL
11 10 (21.74%) MATLAB
11 10 (21.74%) MiFID
11 10 (21.74%) Derivative
11 10 (21.74%) Market Risk
12 9 (19.57%) Stochastic Calculus
13 8 (17.39%) Credit Risk
13 8 (17.39%) EMIR
13 8 (17.39%) Dodd-Frank
13 8 (17.39%) Analytics
13 8 (17.39%) Credit Risk Management
13 8 (17.39%) Statistics
13 8 (17.39%) Advertising
14 7 (15.22%) Economics
15 6 (13.04%) Statistical Analysis

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (73.91%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Front Office
3 11 (23.91%) Banking
4 8 (17.39%) Advertising
5 3 (6.52%) Games
6 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) SOAP
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
1 3 (6.52%) XML
1 3 (6.52%) XSLT
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (71.74%) Mathematics
2 15 (32.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 12 (26.09%) Physics
4 10 (21.74%) Derivative
4 10 (21.74%) Market Risk
5 8 (17.39%) Credit Risk
5 8 (17.39%) Statistics
6 7 (15.22%) Economics
7 5 (10.87%) Algorithms
7 5 (10.87%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (10.87%) Hedge funds
8 3 (6.52%) Equities
8 3 (6.52%) Fintech
8 3 (6.52%) Fixed Income
9 2 (4.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (2.17%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Risk Management
2 13 (28.26%) Validation
3 9 (19.57%) Stochastic Calculus
4 8 (17.39%) Analytics
4 8 (17.39%) Credit Risk Management
5 6 (13.04%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) Algorithmic Trading
6 5 (10.87%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.52%) Computational Finance
7 3 (6.52%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (6.52%) Quantitative Finance
7 3 (6.52%) RAD
7 3 (6.52%) Workflow
8 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Investment Management
8 2 (4.35%) OO
8 2 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.17%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) C++
2 15 (32.61%) Python
3 12 (26.09%) R
4 11 (23.91%) SQL
5 10 (21.74%) MATLAB
6 6 (13.04%) VB
6 6 (13.04%) VBA
7 3 (6.52%) C#
8 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (56.52%) Degree
2 14 (30.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) MiFID
2 8 (17.39%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (17.39%) EMIR
3 2 (4.35%) FATCA
3 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Sybase
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
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