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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Analyst
Rank 606 602 575
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 32 27 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.060% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.064% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 62
Average salary £75,000 £88,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £69,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £115,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £60,000
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
42800 41894 47402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.58% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35694 35206 40977
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 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
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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 +20 6 £43,750 -50.70% 1
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 42 (75.00%) Finance
2 34 (60.71%) Mathematics
3 28 (50.00%) C++
4 22 (39.29%) PhD
5 19 (33.93%) Degree
6 17 (30.36%) Physics
6 17 (30.36%) Fixed Income
6 17 (30.36%) Analytics
7 16 (28.57%) Credit Risk
7 16 (28.57%) SQL
8 15 (26.79%) Python
8 15 (26.79%) .NET
8 15 (26.79%) MATLAB
9 14 (25.00%) Statistics
10 13 (23.21%) C#
11 12 (21.43%) Financial Institution
11 12 (21.43%) Equities
12 11 (19.64%) Fund Management
12 11 (19.64%) Stochastic Calculus
12 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (17.86%) Banking
13 10 (17.86%) Java
14 9 (16.07%) Oracle
14 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
14 9 (16.07%) Sybase
14 9 (16.07%) Asset Management
14 9 (16.07%) S-PLUS
14 9 (16.07%) Derivative
15 8 (14.29%) Front Office
15 8 (14.29%) Stress Testing

Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

Applications
1 9 (16.07%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Ant
1 1 (1.79%) Subversion
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
1 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
General
1 42 (75.00%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Financial Institution
3 10 (17.86%) Banking
4 8 (14.29%) Front Office
5 3 (5.36%) French Language
6 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
2 1 (1.79%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.79%) Spring
2 1 (1.79%) SciPy
2 1 (1.79%) NumPy
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (60.71%) Mathematics
2 17 (30.36%) Fixed Income
2 17 (30.36%) Physics
3 16 (28.57%) Credit Risk
4 14 (25.00%) Statistics
5 12 (21.43%) Equities
6 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (16.07%) Derivative
8 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 6 (10.71%) Market Risk
9 6 (10.71%) Economics
10 5 (8.93%) Hedge funds
11 4 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (7.14%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (5.36%) Applied Mathematics
12 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
13 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
13 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) UNIX
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Analytics
2 11 (19.64%) Fund Management
2 11 (19.64%) Stochastic Calculus
3 9 (16.07%) Asset Management
4 8 (14.29%) Stress Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.71%) OO
7 5 (8.93%) Monte Carlo Method
7 5 (8.93%) Regression Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Validation
8 4 (7.14%) Quantitative Analysis
9 3 (5.36%) Cluster Analysis
9 3 (5.36%) Financial Modelling
9 3 (5.36%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (5.36%) Stochastic Modelling
10 2 (3.57%) Statistical Modelling
10 2 (3.57%) Greeks
10 2 (3.57%) Probability Theory
10 2 (3.57%) Time Series Analysis
10 2 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) C++
2 16 (28.57%) SQL
3 15 (26.79%) Python
3 15 (26.79%) MATLAB
4 13 (23.21%) C#
5 10 (17.86%) Java
6 4 (7.14%) VBA
6 4 (7.14%) R
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) PhD
2 19 (33.93%) Degree
3 4 (7.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) Basel III
2 4 (7.14%) QA
3 3 (5.36%) IAS 39
4 1 (1.79%) MiFID
4 1 (1.79%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.79%) EMIR
4 1 (1.79%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.79%) UCITS
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Oracle
1 9 (16.07%) Sybase
2 2 (3.57%) Bloomberg
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