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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 491 546 547
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 154 107 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 139 93 85
Average salary £80,000 £95,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £115,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £20,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+193.75% -75.00%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +37 35 £78,250 -15.40% 3
Canary Wharf - 2 £100,000 -
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 224 (71.11%) C++
2 193 (61.27%) Finance
3 160 (50.79%) Python
4 158 (50.16%) Mathematics
5 127 (40.32%) C#
6 126 (40.00%) Front Office
7 125 (39.68%) Java
8 121 (38.41%) Hedge funds
9 106 (33.65%) Computer Science
10 97 (30.79%) Degree
11 92 (29.21%) OO
12 62 (19.68%) Analytics
13 61 (19.37%) Algorithms
14 60 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
15 59 (18.73%) VBA
16 56 (17.78%) PhD
16 56 (17.78%) Physics
16 56 (17.78%) Algorithmic Trading
17 51 (16.19%) .NET
18 48 (15.24%) C
19 47 (14.92%) Fixed Income
20 45 (14.29%) Software Engineering
20 45 (14.29%) Derivative
21 44 (13.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 42 (13.33%) SQL
23 39 (12.38%) Equities
24 34 (10.79%) Linux
25 33 (10.48%) Multithreading
26 32 (10.16%) Unix
27 31 (9.84%) Windows

Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (0.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.32%) MetaTrader
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.40%) MongoDB
2 15 (4.76%) KDB
3 11 (3.49%) Tick Data
4 6 (1.90%) Data Mining
4 6 (1.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.63%) Big Data
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (6.03%) Maven
2 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 193 (61.27%) Finance
2 126 (40.00%) Front Office
3 31 (9.84%) Banking
4 22 (6.98%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.13%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.32%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (16.19%) .NET
2 25 (7.94%) NumPy
3 20 (6.35%) AngularJS
4 19 (6.03%) Pandas
4 19 (6.03%) SciPy
5 17 (5.40%) Esper
5 17 (5.40%) Pyramid
6 8 (2.54%) WCF
7 7 (2.22%) HTML
8 5 (1.59%) J2SE
9 4 (1.27%) Web Services
10 3 (0.95%) Akka
10 3 (0.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (0.95%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.95%) STL
11 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.63%) Rendezvous
11 2 (0.63%) WPF
12 1 (0.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 158 (50.16%) Mathematics
2 121 (38.41%) Hedge funds
3 106 (33.65%) Computer Science
4 61 (19.37%) Algorithms
5 60 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (17.78%) Physics
7 47 (14.92%) Fixed Income
8 45 (14.29%) Derivative
9 44 (13.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 39 (12.38%) Equities
11 29 (9.21%) Statistics
12 28 (8.89%) Visualisation
13 23 (7.30%) Data Structures
14 10 (3.17%) Market Risk
15 9 (2.86%) Credit Risk
16 8 (2.54%) Credit Derivative
17 7 (2.22%) Management Information System
18 6 (1.90%) Equity Derivative
18 6 (1.90%) Fintech
19 5 (1.59%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.79%) Linux
2 32 (10.16%) Unix
3 31 (9.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.21%) OO
2 62 (19.68%) Analytics
3 56 (17.78%) Algorithmic Trading
4 45 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 33 (10.48%) Multithreading
6 31 (9.84%) Functional Programming
7 29 (9.21%) Market Making
8 28 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (8.57%) Quantitative Trading
10 26 (8.25%) Time Series Analysis
11 25 (7.94%) Stochastic Calculus
12 24 (7.62%) Systematic Trading
13 22 (6.98%) Machine Learning
13 22 (6.98%) OOD
14 20 (6.35%) Low Latency
15 19 (6.03%) Electronic Trading
15 19 (6.03%) Open Source
16 17 (5.40%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (4.13%) Proprietary Trading
18 12 (3.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 224 (71.11%) C++
2 160 (50.79%) Python
3 127 (40.32%) C#
4 125 (39.68%) Java
5 59 (18.73%) VBA
6 48 (15.24%) C
7 42 (13.33%) SQL
8 31 (9.84%) VB.NET
9 13 (4.13%) R
10 9 (2.86%) MATLAB
11 8 (2.54%) F#
12 6 (1.90%) Ruby
13 4 (1.27%) Scala
14 2 (0.63%) Perl
15 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (30.79%) Degree
2 56 (17.78%) PhD
3 1 (0.32%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.63%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (5.71%) Oracle
2 5 (1.59%) Sybase
3 2 (0.63%) ION Trading
3 2 (0.63%) Solace
4 1 (0.32%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft
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