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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Analyst
Rank 588 596 582
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 42 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.056% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.060% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 35
Average salary £70,000 £90,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £119,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £65,000
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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 8 £70,000 +16.66%
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (54.93%) Finance
2 38 (53.52%) Mathematics
3 30 (42.25%) C++
4 27 (38.03%) SQL
5 26 (36.62%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (32.39%) MATLAB
6 23 (32.39%) Fixed Income
7 18 (25.35%) Python
8 16 (22.54%) C#
8 16 (22.54%) .NET
8 16 (22.54%) Credit Risk
8 16 (22.54%) Analytics
9 15 (21.13%) PhD
9 15 (21.13%) Statistics
9 15 (21.13%) Physics
10 14 (19.72%) Degree
11 11 (15.49%) Asset Management
11 11 (15.49%) Derivative
11 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
12 10 (14.08%) Java
12 10 (14.08%) VBA
12 10 (14.08%) Fund Management
13 9 (12.68%) Front Office
13 9 (12.68%) Risk Management
13 9 (12.68%) Equities
13 9 (12.68%) Banking
13 9 (12.68%) Hedge funds
13 9 (12.68%) Basel III
14 8 (11.27%) S-PLUS
14 8 (11.27%) Financial Institution

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (2.82%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) S-PLUS
2 2 (2.82%) Stata
2 2 (2.82%) SPSS
2 2 (2.82%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) Mathematica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Ant
1 1 (1.41%) Subversion
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
1 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
General
1 39 (54.93%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Front Office
2 9 (12.68%) Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.41%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) CSS
2 1 (1.41%) XML
2 1 (1.41%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.41%) Spring
2 1 (1.41%) SciPy
2 1 (1.41%) NumPy
2 1 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (53.52%) Mathematics
2 26 (36.62%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (32.39%) Fixed Income
4 16 (22.54%) Credit Risk
5 15 (21.13%) Physics
5 15 (21.13%) Statistics
6 11 (15.49%) Derivative
6 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
7 9 (12.68%) Equities
7 9 (12.68%) Hedge funds
8 5 (7.04%) Algorithms
9 3 (4.23%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (2.82%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.41%) Economics
11 1 (1.41%) Statistical Arbitrage
11 1 (1.41%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (1.41%) Market Risk
11 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) UNIX
2 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Analytics
2 11 (15.49%) Asset Management
3 10 (14.08%) Fund Management
4 9 (12.68%) Risk Management
5 8 (11.27%) Validation
6 6 (8.45%) Workflow
7 4 (5.63%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (4.23%) Machine Learning
8 3 (4.23%) Web Development
8 3 (4.23%) OO
8 3 (4.23%) Algorithmic Trading
9 2 (2.82%) Stress Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.82%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.82%) Stochastic Calculus
9 2 (2.82%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.82%) Financial Modelling
9 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.82%) TDD
9 2 (2.82%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) C++
2 27 (38.03%) SQL
3 23 (32.39%) MATLAB
4 18 (25.35%) Python
5 16 (22.54%) C#
6 10 (14.08%) Java
6 10 (14.08%) VBA
7 8 (11.27%) R
8 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) PhD
2 14 (19.72%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) Basel III
2 6 (8.45%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) IAS 39
3 1 (1.41%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle
1 6 (8.45%) Sybase
2 2 (2.82%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.41%) Google
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago