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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quant Analyst
England / London
Rank 548 595 631
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 30 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.100% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.10% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 7
Median salary £78,750 £76,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% +52.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £118,250 £108,000 £117,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £51,250 -
% change year-on-year
-31.70% -

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
31885 39563 39927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 96.16% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26994 34106 33770
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +48 10 £77,500 -31.11% 2
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 39 (70.91%) Finance
2 37 (67.27%) Mathematics
3 30 (54.55%) C++
4 27 (49.09%) Degree
5 24 (43.64%) PhD
6 22 (40.00%) Risk Management
7 21 (38.18%) R
8 20 (36.36%) Banking
9 19 (34.55%) Front Office
9 19 (34.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 18 (32.73%) MATLAB
10 18 (32.73%) Validation
11 14 (25.45%) Physics
12 13 (23.64%) Python
13 12 (21.82%) Market Risk
13 12 (21.82%) Stochastic Calculus
14 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (18.18%) Credit Risk Management
15 10 (18.18%) Credit Risk
15 10 (18.18%) SQL
15 10 (18.18%) C#
15 10 (18.18%) MiFID
15 10 (18.18%) Economics
16 9 (16.36%) Derivative
16 9 (16.36%) Investment Banking
16 9 (16.36%) EMIR
17 8 (14.55%) Dodd-Frank
17 8 (14.55%) Financial Modelling
17 8 (14.55%) Hedge funds
17 8 (14.55%) Advertising

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:

Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Stata
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Big Data
1 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (70.91%) Finance
2 20 (36.36%) Banking
3 19 (34.55%) Front Office
4 9 (16.36%) Investment Banking
5 8 (14.55%) Advertising
6 4 (7.27%) Games
7 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (67.27%) Mathematics
2 19 (34.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (25.45%) Physics
4 12 (21.82%) Market Risk
5 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (18.18%) Credit Risk
6 10 (18.18%) Economics
7 9 (16.36%) Derivative
8 8 (14.55%) Hedge funds
8 8 (14.55%) Statistics
9 7 (12.73%) Algorithms
9 7 (12.73%) Equities
10 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
10 6 (10.91%) Fixed Income
11 5 (9.09%) Fintech
12 4 (7.27%) Swaptions
13 2 (3.64%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 18 (32.73%) Validation
3 12 (21.82%) Stochastic Calculus
4 10 (18.18%) Credit Risk Management
5 8 (14.55%) Financial Modelling
6 7 (12.73%) Asset Management
7 6 (10.91%) Analytics
7 6 (10.91%) Quantitative Finance
8 5 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Predictive Modelling
10 3 (5.45%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.45%) Presales
10 3 (5.45%) Stress Testing
11 2 (3.64%) Greeks
11 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (3.64%) Quantitative Investing
11 2 (3.64%) Regulatory Compliance
11 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) C++
2 21 (38.18%) R
3 18 (32.73%) MATLAB
4 13 (23.64%) Python
5 10 (18.18%) C#
5 10 (18.18%) SQL
6 5 (9.09%) Java
7 3 (5.45%) VBA
8 1 (1.82%) Julia
8 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (49.09%) Degree
2 24 (43.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) MiFID
2 9 (16.36%) EMIR
3 8 (14.55%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (5.45%) QA
5 2 (3.64%) Basel III
6 1 (1.82%) IFRS
6 1 (1.82%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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