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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 593 592 577
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 20 21 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.050% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.053% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 37
Average salary £93,750 £90,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £122,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £58,750
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
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 £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 4 £95,000 +52.00% 1
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 33 (50.77%) Finance
3 26 (40.00%) C++
3 26 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (38.46%) SQL
5 22 (33.85%) MATLAB
5 22 (33.85%) Fixed Income
6 16 (24.62%) C#
7 15 (23.08%) .NET
7 15 (23.08%) Python
7 15 (23.08%) Analytics
8 14 (21.54%) Physics
9 13 (20.00%) Statistics
9 13 (20.00%) Credit Risk
10 12 (18.46%) PhD
11 11 (16.92%) Degree
11 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
12 10 (15.38%) VBA
12 10 (15.38%) Asset Management
13 9 (13.85%) Fund Management
13 9 (13.85%) Derivative
13 9 (13.85%) Hedge funds
14 8 (12.31%) Basel III
14 8 (12.31%) Equities
14 8 (12.31%) Validation
14 8 (12.31%) Front Office
14 8 (12.31%) Java
15 7 (10.77%) Risk Management
15 7 (10.77%) S-PLUS
15 7 (10.77%) R

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (3.08%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) S-PLUS
2 2 (3.08%) LaTeX
2 2 (3.08%) SPSS
2 2 (3.08%) Stata
3 1 (1.54%) Mathematica
3 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Subversion
1 1 (1.54%) Ant
1 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Front Office
3 6 (9.23%) Financial Institution
3 6 (9.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) Spring
2 1 (1.54%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) XML
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) SciPy
2 1 (1.54%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 26 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (33.85%) Fixed Income
4 14 (21.54%) Physics
5 13 (20.00%) Statistics
5 13 (20.00%) Credit Risk
6 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
7 9 (13.85%) Derivative
7 9 (13.85%) Hedge funds
8 8 (12.31%) Equities
9 5 (7.69%) Algorithms
10 3 (4.62%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (1.54%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
12 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
12 1 (1.54%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) UNIX
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Analytics
2 10 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 9 (13.85%) Fund Management
4 8 (12.31%) Validation
5 7 (10.77%) Risk Management
6 6 (9.23%) Workflow
7 4 (6.15%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (4.62%) OO
8 3 (4.62%) Web Development
8 3 (4.62%) Algorithmic Trading
8 3 (4.62%) Machine Learning
9 2 (3.08%) Bayesian Methods
9 2 (3.08%) Probability Theory
9 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.08%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.08%) Investment Management
9 2 (3.08%) Monte Carlo Method
9 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.08%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.00%) C++
2 25 (38.46%) SQL
3 22 (33.85%) MATLAB
4 16 (24.62%) C#
5 15 (23.08%) Python
6 10 (15.38%) VBA
7 8 (12.31%) Java
8 7 (10.77%) R
9 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) PhD
2 11 (16.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) Basel III
2 6 (9.23%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle
1 5 (7.69%) Sybase
2 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.54%) Google
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