The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Quantitative Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 596 632 659
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 29 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.079% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.082% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 12
Median salary £67,500 £85,000 £86,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £104,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 - -
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
37695 42483 46604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.64% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32773 35948 39098
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

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 28 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +63 4 £73,750 +126.92% 3
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Quantitative Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

1 45 (67.16%) PhD
1 45 (67.16%) C++
2 41 (61.19%) Finance
3 30 (44.78%) MATLAB
4 29 (43.28%) Python
5 28 (41.79%) Hedge funds
6 27 (40.30%) Mathematics
7 22 (32.84%) Statistics
7 22 (32.84%) VBA
8 21 (31.34%) Analytics
9 20 (29.85%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (29.85%) Risk Management
10 19 (28.36%) Java
11 15 (22.39%) Market Risk
12 14 (20.90%) SQL
12 14 (20.90%) Banking
13 13 (19.40%) Financial Modelling
13 13 (19.40%) Degree
13 13 (19.40%) Derivative
13 13 (19.40%) R
14 12 (17.91%) Quantitative Finance
14 12 (17.91%) Econometrics
15 11 (16.42%) S-PLUS
16 10 (14.93%) Front Office
16 10 (14.93%) Physics
16 10 (14.93%) Algorithmic Trading
16 10 (14.93%) Machine Learning
17 9 (13.43%) Time Series Analysis
17 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
18 8 (11.94%) Monte Carlo Method

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) S-PLUS
2 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.99%) Maple
4 1 (1.49%) Mathcad
4 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Firewall
1 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) Data Mining
1 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.48%) QlikView
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) KDB
3 1 (1.49%) Mixpanel
3 1 (1.49%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.49%) Sybase IQ
3 1 (1.49%) Tick Data
General
1 41 (61.19%) Finance
2 14 (20.90%) Banking
3 10 (14.93%) Front Office
4 6 (8.96%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.99%) Advertising
7 1 (1.49%) Games
7 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.99%) WCF
2 2 (2.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.79%) Hedge funds
2 27 (40.30%) Mathematics
3 22 (32.84%) Statistics
4 20 (29.85%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (22.39%) Market Risk
6 13 (19.40%) Derivative
7 10 (14.93%) Physics
8 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
9 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk
9 7 (10.45%) Fixed Income
10 6 (8.96%) Algorithms
11 4 (5.97%) Applied Mathematics
11 4 (5.97%) Equities
11 4 (5.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (4.48%) Exotic Derivative
13 2 (2.99%) Credit Derivative
13 2 (2.99%) Economics
13 2 (2.99%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (2.99%) Fintech
14 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Debian
2 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.49%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Analytics
2 20 (29.85%) Risk Management
3 13 (19.40%) Financial Modelling
4 12 (17.91%) Econometrics
4 12 (17.91%) Quantitative Finance
5 10 (14.93%) Algorithmic Trading
5 10 (14.93%) Machine Learning
6 9 (13.43%) Time Series Analysis
7 8 (11.94%) Monte Carlo Method
8 7 (10.45%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.96%) Econometric Modelling
9 6 (8.96%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (8.96%) Validation
10 5 (7.46%) OO
11 4 (5.97%) Probability Theory
11 4 (5.97%) Risk Analytics
11 4 (5.97%) Statistical Analysis
11 4 (5.97%) Stress Testing
12 3 (4.48%) Regression Analysis
12 3 (4.48%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) C++
2 30 (44.78%) MATLAB
3 29 (43.28%) Python
4 22 (32.84%) VBA
5 19 (28.36%) Java
6 14 (20.90%) SQL
7 13 (19.40%) R
8 8 (11.94%) C#
9 2 (2.99%) Fortran
9 2 (2.99%) Perl
9 2 (2.99%) VB
9 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (67.16%) PhD
2 13 (19.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (2.99%) EMIR
1 2 (2.99%) MiFID
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (2.99%) Bloomberg
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.99%) Sybase
2 1 (1.49%) FactSet
2 1 (1.49%) Google
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle
2 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.49%) Reuters
2 1 (1.49%) Tableau
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
HFG
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £90000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago