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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Analyst
Rank 579 602 594
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 44 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.054% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.058% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 32
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £107,250 £109,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £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
41779 43294 45773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 94.00% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35556 35987 39555
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +36 9 £68,750 +14.58% 3
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 47 (63.51%) Mathematics
2 41 (55.41%) Finance
3 35 (47.30%) C++
4 28 (37.84%) SQL
4 28 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (31.08%) PhD
6 22 (29.73%) MATLAB
7 21 (28.38%) Python
7 21 (28.38%) Physics
8 20 (27.03%) Degree
9 18 (24.32%) Analytics
9 18 (24.32%) C#
9 18 (24.32%) Fixed Income
10 17 (22.97%) Statistics
10 17 (22.97%) Credit Risk
11 16 (21.62%) .NET
12 13 (17.57%) Derivative
13 12 (16.22%) Banking
13 12 (16.22%) Asset Management
13 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
14 11 (14.86%) Fund Management
14 11 (14.86%) Java
14 11 (14.86%) VBA
15 10 (13.51%) Financial Institution
15 10 (13.51%) Front Office
15 10 (13.51%) Validation
15 10 (13.51%) Basel III
16 9 (12.16%) Hedge funds
16 9 (12.16%) S-PLUS
16 9 (12.16%) Equities

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) S-PLUS
2 2 (2.70%) Stata
2 2 (2.70%) LaTeX
2 2 (2.70%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Ant
1 1 (1.35%) Subversion
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
1 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
General
1 41 (55.41%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Financial Institution
3 10 (13.51%) Front Office
4 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.70%) French Language
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) CSS
2 1 (1.35%) XML
2 1 (1.35%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.35%) Spring
2 1 (1.35%) SciPy
2 1 (1.35%) NumPy
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (63.51%) Mathematics
2 28 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (28.38%) Physics
4 18 (24.32%) Fixed Income
5 17 (22.97%) Credit Risk
5 17 (22.97%) Statistics
6 13 (17.57%) Derivative
7 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
8 9 (12.16%) Hedge funds
8 9 (12.16%) Equities
9 5 (6.76%) Algorithms
10 3 (4.05%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (4.05%) Market Risk
11 2 (2.70%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (2.70%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (2.70%) Economics
12 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
12 1 (1.35%) Statistical Arbitrage
12 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) UNIX
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Analytics
2 12 (16.22%) Asset Management
3 11 (14.86%) Fund Management
4 10 (13.51%) Validation
5 9 (12.16%) Risk Management
6 7 (9.46%) Stochastic Calculus
7 6 (8.11%) Stress Testing
7 6 (8.11%) Workflow
8 5 (6.76%) Monte Carlo Method
9 4 (5.41%) Regression Analysis
9 4 (5.41%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (4.05%) OO
10 3 (4.05%) Web Development
10 3 (4.05%) Cluster Analysis
10 3 (4.05%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (4.05%) Algorithmic Trading
11 2 (2.70%) Option Pricing Theory
11 2 (2.70%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.70%) Quantitative Analysis
11 2 (2.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.30%) C++
2 28 (37.84%) SQL
3 22 (29.73%) MATLAB
4 21 (28.38%) Python
5 18 (24.32%) C#
6 11 (14.86%) VBA
6 11 (14.86%) Java
7 8 (10.81%) R
8 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) PhD
2 20 (27.03%) Degree
3 4 (5.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) Basel III
2 6 (8.11%) QA
3 2 (2.70%) IAS 39
4 1 (1.35%) MiFID
4 1 (1.35%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.35%) EMIR
4 1 (1.35%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.35%) UCITS
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Oracle
1 7 (9.46%) Sybase
2 1 (1.35%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.35%) Google
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £200000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-Pres
Posted: 5 days ago