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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Analyst
Rank 603 636 571
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 29 26 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.052% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.056% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 37
Average salary £84,250 £95,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.31% +40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £102,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
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
41812 46833 41321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.66% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35435 39378 34737
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
(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 +40 4 £52,500 -27.58% 3
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 21 (52.50%) C++
3 17 (42.50%) Front Office
3 17 (42.50%) Analytics
4 15 (37.50%) Derivative
5 14 (35.00%) Fixed Income
5 14 (35.00%) PhD
6 13 (32.50%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) Physics
8 11 (27.50%) OO
8 11 (27.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
9 10 (25.00%) Banking
9 10 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
9 10 (25.00%) Stochastic Calculus
10 9 (22.50%) VBA
10 9 (22.50%) Validation
11 8 (20.00%) Degree
12 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
12 7 (17.50%) Financial Institution
12 7 (17.50%) MATLAB
12 7 (17.50%) SQL
13 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
13 6 (15.00%) QA
13 6 (15.00%) Statistics
13 6 (15.00%) Algorithms
14 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (12.50%) R
14 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
14 5 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 3 (7.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SPSS
2 1 (2.50%) S-PLUS
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) QlikView
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 17 (42.50%) Front Office
3 10 (25.00%) Banking
4 7 (17.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) Scilab
2 1 (2.50%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Derivative
2 14 (35.00%) Fixed Income
3 12 (30.00%) Physics
4 11 (27.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
6 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
7 6 (15.00%) Statistics
7 6 (15.00%) Algorithms
8 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 4 (10.00%) Equities
10 3 (7.50%) Market Risk
11 2 (5.00%) Credit Risk
11 2 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
12 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Analytics
2 11 (27.50%) OO
3 10 (25.00%) Stochastic Calculus
3 10 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
4 9 (22.50%) Validation
5 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (7.50%) Fund Management
8 3 (7.50%) Stress Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.50%) Time Series Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (5.00%) Linear Algebra
9 2 (5.00%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Econometrics
9 2 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) C++
2 13 (32.50%) Java
3 9 (22.50%) VBA
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) MATLAB
5 5 (12.50%) R
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) PhD
2 8 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Basel II
3 1 (2.50%) Basel III
3 1 (2.50%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.50%) EMIR
3 1 (2.50%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle
1 1 (2.50%) Sybase
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.50%) Murex
1 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
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Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum with bonuses and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum with bonuses and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £120000 per annum
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