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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 595 653 674
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 37 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.092% 0.052% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.054% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 21
Median salary £85,000 £72,500 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £115,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
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
38599 42581 47644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.74% 95.77% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33503 35938 39808
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +56 4 £73,750 +5.35%
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (59.21%) C++
2 42 (55.26%) PhD
3 40 (52.63%) Finance
4 38 (50.00%) MATLAB
5 33 (43.42%) Analytics
6 28 (36.84%) Mathematics
7 26 (34.21%) Python
8 25 (32.89%) Java
8 25 (32.89%) Hedge funds
9 24 (31.58%) SQL
10 23 (30.26%) VBA
11 22 (28.95%) Risk Management
11 22 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (25.00%) Derivative
13 18 (23.68%) Degree
14 17 (22.37%) R
15 16 (21.05%) Fixed Income
16 15 (19.74%) S-PLUS
17 14 (18.42%) Statistics
17 14 (18.42%) Financial Modelling
18 13 (17.11%) Market Risk
19 11 (14.47%) Monte Carlo Method
19 11 (14.47%) Physics
19 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
19 11 (14.47%) Front Office
19 11 (14.47%) Econometrics
19 11 (14.47%) Banking
19 11 (14.47%) .NET
19 11 (14.47%) C#
19 11 (14.47%) Machine Learning

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 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) S-PLUS
2 7 (9.21%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.63%) MS Office
5 1 (1.32%) Mathcad
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Firewall
1 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) Big Data
3 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.95%) QlikView
4 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.32%) KDB
5 1 (1.32%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.32%) Tick Data
General
1 40 (52.63%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Banking
2 11 (14.47%) Front Office
3 7 (9.21%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) French Language
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.63%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.63%) WCF
2 2 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.84%) Mathematics
2 25 (32.89%) Hedge funds
3 22 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (25.00%) Derivative
5 16 (21.05%) Fixed Income
6 14 (18.42%) Statistics
7 13 (17.11%) Market Risk
8 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
8 11 (14.47%) Physics
9 9 (11.84%) Equities
10 6 (7.89%) Algorithms
10 6 (7.89%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (5.26%) Applied Mathematics
11 4 (5.26%) Credit Derivative
11 4 (5.26%) Credit Risk
12 3 (3.95%) Economics
12 3 (3.95%) Exotic Derivative
12 3 (3.95%) Fintech
13 2 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 1 (1.32%) Energy Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Linux
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Debian
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Analytics
2 22 (28.95%) Risk Management
3 14 (18.42%) Financial Modelling
4 11 (14.47%) Econometrics
4 11 (14.47%) Machine Learning
4 11 (14.47%) Monte Carlo Method
5 9 (11.84%) Statistical Modelling
6 8 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.21%) Algorithmic Trading
7 7 (9.21%) Fund Management
7 7 (9.21%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (9.21%) Validation
8 5 (6.58%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.58%) Data Analytics
8 5 (6.58%) OO
9 4 (5.26%) Predictive Modelling
9 4 (5.26%) Quantitative Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Analytics
9 4 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (59.21%) C++
2 38 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 26 (34.21%) Python
4 25 (32.89%) Java
5 24 (31.58%) SQL
6 23 (30.26%) VBA
7 17 (22.37%) R
8 11 (14.47%) C#
9 3 (3.95%) Perl
10 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (55.26%) PhD
2 18 (23.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.63%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle
1 5 (6.58%) Sybase
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.63%) Tableau
4 2 (2.63%) VMware
5 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.32%) FactSet
5 1 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) Reuters
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent and Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 150k per year + benefits / bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Salary: £45k - 80k per year + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago