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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 589 604 598
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 33 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.065% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.069% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 24
Average salary £75,000 £95,000 £83,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £99,000 £118,500
UK excluding London average salary - - -
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +17 1 - - 1
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (77.36%) Finance
2 26 (49.06%) Analytics
3 20 (37.74%) Fixed Income
3 20 (37.74%) C++
4 18 (33.96%) Derivative
5 17 (32.08%) MATLAB
6 16 (30.19%) SQL
7 15 (28.30%) Banking
7 15 (28.30%) Mathematics
8 14 (26.42%) Front Office
8 14 (26.42%) Java
9 13 (24.53%) Physics
9 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (22.64%) PhD
11 11 (20.75%) Equities
11 11 (20.75%) Degree
12 10 (18.87%) Fund Management
12 10 (18.87%) Stochastic Calculus
12 10 (18.87%) Financial Modelling
12 10 (18.87%) Equity Derivative
12 10 (18.87%) Statistics
12 10 (18.87%) OO
12 10 (18.87%) VBA
13 9 (16.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (16.98%) Financial Institution
14 8 (15.09%) Asset Management
14 8 (15.09%) .NET
14 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
14 8 (15.09%) QA
15 7 (13.21%) R

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (9.43%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SPSS
1 4 (7.55%) S-PLUS
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Data Mining
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) QlikView
3 2 (3.77%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 41 (77.36%) Finance
2 15 (28.30%) Banking
3 14 (26.42%) Front Office
4 9 (16.98%) Financial Institution
5 5 (9.43%) Marketing
6 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) Pandas
3 1 (1.89%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Fixed Income
2 18 (33.96%) Derivative
3 15 (28.30%) Mathematics
4 13 (24.53%) Physics
4 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (20.75%) Equities
6 10 (18.87%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (18.87%) Statistics
7 9 (16.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
9 6 (11.32%) Algorithms
10 4 (7.55%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (5.66%) Market Risk
12 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
12 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
12 2 (3.77%) Economics
13 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Analytics
2 10 (18.87%) Stochastic Calculus
2 10 (18.87%) Financial Modelling
2 10 (18.87%) OO
2 10 (18.87%) Fund Management
3 8 (15.09%) Asset Management
4 7 (13.21%) Statistical Analysis
4 7 (13.21%) Validation
5 6 (11.32%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (11.32%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.43%) Quantitative Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) Predictive Analytics
7 4 (7.55%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Workflow
7 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (7.55%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) C++
2 17 (32.08%) MATLAB
3 16 (30.19%) SQL
4 14 (26.42%) Java
5 10 (18.87%) VBA
6 7 (13.21%) R
6 7 (13.21%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) C
7 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) PhD
2 11 (20.75%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) Basel II
3 1 (1.89%) Basel III
3 1 (1.89%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.89%) EMIR
3 1 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle
1 4 (7.55%) Sybase
1 4 (7.55%) Bloomberg
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Murex
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