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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 595 637 631
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 25 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.062% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.065% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 16
Median salary £73,750 £67,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.25% +58.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £101,500 £109,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 - £37,500
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
36538 41790 43339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.78% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31649 35574 36041
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +50 11 £70,000 -53.33% 1
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 39 (68.42%) C++
2 36 (63.16%) Finance
3 30 (52.63%) PhD
4 29 (50.88%) Python
5 28 (49.12%) Mathematics
6 19 (33.33%) Degree
6 19 (33.33%) Statistics
7 17 (29.82%) Risk Management
8 15 (26.32%) Hedge funds
9 14 (24.56%) Front Office
9 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (22.81%) VBA
11 12 (21.05%) SQL
11 12 (21.05%) MATLAB
11 12 (21.05%) Analytics
12 11 (19.30%) Derivative
12 11 (19.30%) Physics
13 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
13 10 (17.54%) Algorithmic Trading
13 10 (17.54%) Banking
14 9 (15.79%) Validation
15 8 (14.04%) Java
15 8 (14.04%) Time Series Analysis
15 8 (14.04%) Algorithms
16 7 (12.28%) Market Risk
16 7 (12.28%) Credit Risk
16 7 (12.28%) VB
16 7 (12.28%) Econometric Modelling
16 7 (12.28%) Quantitative Finance
17 6 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 3 (5.26%) S-PLUS
2 2 (3.51%) Maple
2 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.75%) Mathcad
3 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Data Mining
1 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.51%) QlikView
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) KDB
3 1 (1.75%) Mixpanel
3 1 (1.75%) Sybase IQ
General
1 36 (63.16%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Front Office
3 10 (17.54%) Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Advertising
4 4 (7.02%) Financial Institution
4 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) SOAP
1 3 (5.26%) Web Services
1 3 (5.26%) XML
1 3 (5.26%) XSLT
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (49.12%) Mathematics
2 19 (33.33%) Statistics
3 15 (26.32%) Hedge funds
4 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (19.30%) Derivative
5 11 (19.30%) Physics
6 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
7 8 (14.04%) Algorithms
8 7 (12.28%) Credit Risk
8 7 (12.28%) Market Risk
9 6 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (7.02%) Fixed Income
11 2 (3.51%) Economics
11 2 (3.51%) Equities
11 2 (3.51%) Fintech
11 2 (3.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (1.75%) Energy Derivatives
12 1 (1.75%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 1 (1.75%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
1 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Risk Management
2 12 (21.05%) Analytics
3 10 (17.54%) Algorithmic Trading
4 9 (15.79%) Validation
5 8 (14.04%) Time Series Analysis
6 7 (12.28%) Econometric Modelling
6 7 (12.28%) Quantitative Finance
7 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 6 (10.53%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (10.53%) Machine Learning
8 5 (8.77%) Monte Carlo Method
8 5 (8.77%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (8.77%) Stochastic Calculus
9 4 (7.02%) Credit Risk Management
9 4 (7.02%) Econometrics
10 3 (5.26%) Computational Finance
10 3 (5.26%) Data Analytics
10 3 (5.26%) RAD
10 3 (5.26%) Risk Analytics
10 3 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) C++
2 29 (50.88%) Python
3 13 (22.81%) VBA
4 12 (21.05%) MATLAB
4 12 (21.05%) SQL
5 8 (14.04%) Java
6 7 (12.28%) VB
7 5 (8.77%) C#
8 4 (7.02%) R
9 2 (3.51%) Fortran
10 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) PhD
2 19 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) MiFID
2 4 (7.02%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (7.02%) EMIR
3 2 (3.51%) FATCA
4 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Sybase
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.75%) Google
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits lucrative bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Pension Scheme and Private health
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago