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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 603 631 677
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 30 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.070% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.073% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 18
Median salary £75,000 £83,500 £83,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% -0.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%
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
37841 42597 47827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.71% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32935 36039 40070
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +60 5 £70,000 +12.00% 1
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 43 (62.32%) C++
2 42 (60.87%) PhD
3 38 (55.07%) Finance
4 35 (50.72%) MATLAB
5 29 (42.03%) Analytics
6 28 (40.58%) Python
6 28 (40.58%) Mathematics
7 25 (36.23%) Hedge funds
7 25 (36.23%) VBA
8 22 (31.88%) Risk Management
9 21 (30.43%) Java
9 21 (30.43%) SQL
9 21 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (24.64%) Derivative
11 16 (23.19%) Statistics
12 15 (21.74%) R
13 14 (20.29%) Quantitative Finance
13 14 (20.29%) S-PLUS
14 13 (18.84%) Financial Modelling
14 13 (18.84%) Market Risk
15 12 (17.39%) Degree
15 12 (17.39%) Front Office
15 12 (17.39%) Fixed Income
15 12 (17.39%) Econometrics
15 12 (17.39%) Banking
16 10 (14.49%) Physics
16 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
16 10 (14.49%) Monte Carlo Method
16 10 (14.49%) C#
16 10 (14.49%) Machine Learning

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.90%) SAS
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) S-PLUS
2 5 (7.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.45%) Mathcad
3 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Firewall
1 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Big Data
2 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (1.45%) KDB
3 1 (1.45%) Mixpanel
3 1 (1.45%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.45%) Sybase IQ
3 1 (1.45%) Tick Data
General
1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Banking
2 12 (17.39%) Front Office
3 5 (7.25%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.90%) WCF
2 2 (2.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.58%) Mathematics
2 25 (36.23%) Hedge funds
3 21 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (24.64%) Derivative
5 16 (23.19%) Statistics
6 13 (18.84%) Market Risk
7 12 (17.39%) Fixed Income
8 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
8 10 (14.49%) Physics
9 7 (10.14%) Algorithms
9 7 (10.14%) Equities
10 5 (7.25%) Credit Risk
11 4 (5.80%) Applied Mathematics
11 4 (5.80%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (4.35%) Exotic Derivative
13 2 (2.90%) Economics
13 2 (2.90%) Fintech
13 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Debian
2 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.45%) Unix
2 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Analytics
2 22 (31.88%) Risk Management
3 14 (20.29%) Quantitative Finance
4 13 (18.84%) Financial Modelling
5 12 (17.39%) Econometrics
6 10 (14.49%) Machine Learning
6 10 (14.49%) Monte Carlo Method
7 8 (11.59%) Algorithmic Trading
7 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
7 8 (11.59%) Statistical Modelling
8 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.70%) Validation
9 5 (7.25%) Fund Management
9 5 (7.25%) OO
10 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.80%) Data Analytics
10 4 (5.80%) Quantitative Analysis
10 4 (5.80%) Risk Analytics
10 4 (5.80%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (5.80%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) C++
2 35 (50.72%) MATLAB
3 28 (40.58%) Python
4 25 (36.23%) VBA
5 21 (30.43%) Java
5 21 (30.43%) SQL
6 15 (21.74%) R
7 10 (14.49%) C#
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
8 2 (2.90%) VB
8 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (60.87%) PhD
2 12 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.45%) QA
1 1 (1.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Sybase
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) Bloomberg
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Tableau
4 1 (1.45%) FactSet
4 1 (1.45%) Google
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.45%) Reuters
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