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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 605 633 631
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 40 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.048% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.050% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 38 9 19
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £49,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £109,000 £106,000 £118,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 +54 5 £112,500 +57.89% 3
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 35 (50.72%) C++
3 31 (44.93%) Mathematics
4 28 (40.58%) SQL
5 24 (34.78%) Analytics
6 22 (31.88%) PhD
7 21 (30.43%) MATLAB
8 19 (27.54%) Python
9 18 (26.09%) Fixed Income
9 18 (26.09%) Degree
10 17 (24.64%) Java
10 17 (24.64%) .NET
11 16 (23.19%) C#
11 16 (23.19%) Financial Institution
11 16 (23.19%) Statistics
12 15 (21.74%) Derivative
12 15 (21.74%) Physics
12 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
13 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (17.39%) Fund Management
14 12 (17.39%) R
14 12 (17.39%) Equities
15 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (15.94%) Portfolio Management
15 11 (15.94%) Hedge funds
15 11 (15.94%) Asset Management
16 10 (14.49%) Monte Carlo Method
16 10 (14.49%) S-PLUS
16 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
17 9 (13.04%) Sybase

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.80%) IPython
3 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) S-PLUS
2 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.70%) MS Office
4 4 (5.80%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 16 (23.19%) Financial Institution
3 7 (10.14%) Banking
3 7 (10.14%) Front Office
4 4 (5.80%) Online Betting
4 4 (5.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.90%) Back Office
5 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) French Language
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) .NET
2 7 (10.14%) HTML
3 6 (8.70%) Software Packaging
4 4 (5.80%) XML
5 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.45%) COM
6 1 (1.45%) NumPy
6 1 (1.45%) WCF
6 1 (1.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (44.93%) Mathematics
2 18 (26.09%) Fixed Income
3 16 (23.19%) Statistics
4 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 15 (21.74%) Derivative
4 15 (21.74%) Physics
5 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (17.39%) Equities
7 11 (15.94%) Hedge funds
8 7 (10.14%) Algorithms
9 6 (8.70%) Market Risk
10 5 (7.25%) Fintech
11 4 (5.80%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (4.35%) Economics
13 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
13 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 1 (1.45%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 6 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Analytics
2 12 (17.39%) Fund Management
3 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.94%) Asset Management
3 11 (15.94%) Portfolio Management
4 10 (14.49%) Monte Carlo Method
5 8 (11.59%) Quantitative Analysis
6 7 (10.14%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
6 7 (10.14%) Predictive Modelling
6 7 (10.14%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.70%) Boundary Protection
7 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.70%) Quantitative Trading
7 6 (8.70%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (7.25%) Financial Modelling
8 5 (7.25%) Validation
9 4 (5.80%) Investment Management
9 4 (5.80%) Machine Learning
9 4 (5.80%) OO
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.72%) C++
2 28 (40.58%) SQL
3 21 (30.43%) MATLAB
4 19 (27.54%) Python
5 17 (24.64%) Java
6 16 (23.19%) C#
7 12 (17.39%) R
8 9 (13.04%) VBA
9 7 (10.14%) C
10 6 (8.70%) Perl
10 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
11 4 (5.80%) XPath
12 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.45%) Ruby
13 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) PhD
2 18 (26.09%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.70%) VMware ESX
1 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (8.70%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Oracle
1 9 (13.04%) Sybase
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.70%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.90%) Tableau
6 1 (1.45%) Cloudera
City, London
Stott & May
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 14 days ago