The table below looks at the statistics for the Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Developer
Rank 510 544 474
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 102 84 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 93 67 111
Average salary £95,000 £80,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £35,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £125,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £64,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -22.42%
Quantitative Developer
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
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer across the London region.

Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in London

Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in London

Quantitative Developer
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 Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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 +27 58 £92,500 -2.63% 2
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 116 (54.46%) C++
2 113 (53.05%) Finance
3 85 (39.91%) C#
4 82 (38.50%) Front Office
5 74 (34.74%) Analytics
6 61 (28.64%) Derivative
7 51 (23.94%) Python
8 50 (23.47%) SQL
8 50 (23.47%) Banking
8 50 (23.47%) Mathematics
9 49 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (22.54%) Java
11 45 (21.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 44 (20.66%) Fixed Income
13 42 (19.72%) .NET
14 41 (19.25%) Computer Science
15 40 (18.78%) Degree
15 40 (18.78%) Investment Banking
16 39 (18.31%) Monte Carlo Method
17 35 (16.43%) VBA
18 32 (15.02%) Windows
18 32 (15.02%) Hedge funds
18 32 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (14.08%) Credit Risk
20 28 (13.15%) OO
21 27 (12.68%) TDD
22 25 (11.74%) PhD
23 24 (11.27%) Linux
24 23 (10.80%) Physics
25 21 (9.86%) Continuous Integration

Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.94%) LaTeX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.23%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.41%) KDB
4 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.47%) Big Data
6 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Subversion
2 4 (1.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.94%) JIRA
3 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.47%) NUnit
4 1 (0.47%) Maven
4 1 (0.47%) Moq
4 1 (0.47%) GCC
General
1 113 (53.05%) Finance
2 82 (38.50%) Front Office
3 50 (23.47%) Banking
4 40 (18.78%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.29%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.41%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.47%) Automotive
8 1 (0.47%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (19.72%) .NET
2 17 (7.98%) Pandas
3 14 (6.57%) WPF
4 13 (6.10%) SciPy
5 12 (5.63%) NumPy
6 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET
6 9 (4.23%) WCF
7 8 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.82%) HTML
9 4 (1.88%) STL
10 3 (1.41%) WinForms
10 3 (1.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (0.94%) OpenCL
11 2 (0.94%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.47%) Esper
12 1 (0.47%) Pyramid
12 1 (0.47%) HTML5
12 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.47%) XML
12 1 (0.47%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 61 (28.64%) Derivative
2 50 (23.47%) Mathematics
3 45 (21.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 44 (20.66%) Fixed Income
5 41 (19.25%) Computer Science
6 32 (15.02%) Hedge funds
6 32 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (14.08%) Credit Risk
8 23 (10.80%) Physics
9 17 (7.98%) Algorithms
10 15 (7.04%) Equities
10 15 (7.04%) Statistics
11 8 (3.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 6 (2.82%) Visualisation
13 5 (2.35%) Swaptions
14 4 (1.88%) Equity Derivative
15 3 (1.41%) Grid Computing
15 3 (1.41%) Open Source
16 2 (0.94%) CUDA
17 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.02%) Windows
2 24 (11.27%) Linux
3 12 (5.63%) UNIX
4 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (34.74%) Analytics
2 49 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (18.31%) Monte Carlo Method
4 28 (13.15%) OO
5 27 (12.68%) TDD
6 21 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (9.86%) Low Latency
7 19 (8.92%) Asset Management
8 16 (7.51%) Multithreading
9 15 (7.04%) Data Modelling
10 14 (6.57%) Software Engineering
11 13 (6.10%) Fund Management
12 12 (5.63%) Algorithmic Trading
13 11 (5.16%) Validation
14 10 (4.69%) Machine Learning
15 9 (4.23%) Business Analysis
16 8 (3.76%) Logistics
16 8 (3.76%) MVC
16 8 (3.76%) RAD
16 8 (3.76%) Black-Scholes
Programming Languages
1 116 (54.46%) C++
2 85 (39.91%) C#
3 51 (23.94%) Python
4 50 (23.47%) SQL
5 48 (22.54%) Java
6 35 (16.43%) VBA
7 9 (4.23%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.76%) VC++
8 8 (3.76%) MATLAB
9 5 (2.35%) C
10 4 (1.88%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.88%) Perl
10 4 (1.88%) Scala
11 3 (1.41%) R
12 2 (0.94%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.47%) Haskell
13 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (18.78%) Degree
2 25 (11.74%) PhD
3 2 (0.94%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.47%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.35%) Basel II
1 5 (2.35%) Basel III
Vendors
1 8 (3.76%) Microsoft
1 8 (3.76%) DataSynapse
2 6 (2.82%) Bloomberg
3 5 (2.35%) Reuters
4 4 (1.88%) Oracle
5 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.47%) Perforce
5 1 (0.47%) ION Trading
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