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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 615 652 538
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -114
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 21 27 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.054% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.057% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 46
Average salary £75,000 £95,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £115,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
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
40926 47115 41254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.48% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34602 39460 34719
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 £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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 +57 9 £72,500 -9.37% 1
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) C++
3 12 (37.50%) Front Office
4 11 (34.38%) Analytics
5 10 (31.25%) Fixed Income
5 10 (31.25%) PhD
6 9 (28.13%) Java
6 9 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (25.00%) Physics
7 8 (25.00%) Derivative
7 8 (25.00%) Validation
8 7 (21.88%) Banking
8 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
8 7 (21.88%) VBA
9 6 (18.75%) OO
9 6 (18.75%) SQL
10 5 (15.63%) MATLAB
10 5 (15.63%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) QA
10 5 (15.63%) R
10 5 (15.63%) Stochastic Calculus
10 5 (15.63%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
11 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
11 4 (12.50%) Statistics
12 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
12 3 (9.38%) Project Management
12 3 (9.38%) Credit Risk

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Mathematica
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Front Office
3 7 (21.88%) Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Fixed Income
2 9 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (25.00%) Physics
3 8 (25.00%) Derivative
4 5 (15.63%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 4 (12.50%) Statistics
6 3 (9.38%) Credit Risk
6 3 (9.38%) Market Risk
6 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (6.25%) Equities
8 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.13%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Analytics
2 8 (25.00%) Validation
3 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
4 6 (18.75%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) Stochastic Calculus
5 5 (15.63%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Time Series Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (6.25%) Monte Carlo Method
7 2 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (6.25%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Econometrics
8 1 (3.13%) Logistics
8 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Data Management
8 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C++
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) VBA
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) MATLAB
5 5 (15.63%) R
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) PhD
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) Basel II
3 1 (3.13%) Basel III
3 1 (3.13%) Solvency II
3 1 (3.13%) EMIR
3 1 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) Murex
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £95,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago