The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Quantitative Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 506 554 579
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 118 114 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 109 95 77
Median salary £82,500 £100,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £97,000
UK excluding London median salary £68,750 - £62,500
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
36269 42190 43955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.80% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31416 35930 36568
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Quantitative Developer in the job title.

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 29 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 43 £82,500 -21.42% 3
Canary Wharf +2 2 £105,000 +5.00%
Mayfair +4 1 £62,500 -37.50%
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Quantitative Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 186 (73.81%) Python
2 171 (67.86%) C++
3 133 (52.78%) Finance
4 119 (47.22%) Hedge funds
5 115 (45.63%) Degree
6 92 (36.51%) Mathematics
7 85 (33.73%) Front Office
8 80 (31.75%) Computer Science
9 67 (26.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 61 (24.21%) C#
11 60 (23.81%) Analytics
12 58 (23.02%) Algorithms
13 57 (22.62%) Derivative
14 56 (22.22%) Java
15 53 (21.03%) Equities
16 51 (20.24%) Physics
17 47 (18.65%) Linux
18 46 (18.25%) Fixed Income
18 46 (18.25%) Software Engineering
19 42 (16.67%) Statistics
20 40 (15.87%) Machine Learning
21 38 (15.08%) SQL
22 37 (14.68%) Unix
22 37 (14.68%) Data Mining
22 37 (14.68%) Banking
23 35 (13.89%) Visualisation
24 34 (13.49%) OO
25 33 (13.10%) Multithreading
25 33 (13.10%) Market Making
26 32 (12.70%) VBA

Quantitative Developer 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 2 (0.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.19%) GitHub
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.68%) Data Mining
2 9 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.38%) Sybase IQ
4 5 (1.98%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.98%) Hazelcast
4 5 (1.98%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.59%) KDB
6 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.79%) Big Data
7 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) JUnit
2 3 (1.19%) Maven
3 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
General
1 133 (52.78%) Finance
2 85 (33.73%) Front Office
3 37 (14.68%) Banking
4 19 (7.54%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.19%) French Language
6 3 (1.19%) German Language
7 2 (0.79%) Advertising
7 2 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 22 (8.73%) STL
2 18 (7.14%) NumPy
3 14 (5.56%) Pandas
4 12 (4.76%) .NET
5 11 (4.37%) OpenGL
6 9 (3.57%) SciPy
7 5 (1.98%) Guava
7 5 (1.98%) JAXB
7 5 (1.98%) JPA
7 5 (1.98%) Spring
7 5 (1.98%) Spring MVC
8 4 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (1.19%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.19%) Esper
9 3 (1.19%) Pyramid
9 3 (1.19%) scikit-learn
9 3 (1.19%) Web Services
9 3 (1.19%) WPF
10 2 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 119 (47.22%) Hedge funds
2 92 (36.51%) Mathematics
3 80 (31.75%) Computer Science
4 67 (26.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 58 (23.02%) Algorithms
6 57 (22.62%) Derivative
7 53 (21.03%) Equities
8 51 (20.24%) Physics
9 46 (18.25%) Fixed Income
10 42 (16.67%) Statistics
11 35 (13.89%) Visualisation
12 23 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (6.75%) CUDA
14 14 (5.56%) Data Structures
15 12 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
16 10 (3.97%) Market Risk
17 8 (3.17%) Credit Risk
17 8 (3.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 5 (1.98%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 4 (1.59%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 47 (18.65%) Linux
2 37 (14.68%) Unix
3 29 (11.51%) Windows
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (23.81%) Analytics
2 46 (18.25%) Software Engineering
3 40 (15.87%) Machine Learning
4 34 (13.49%) OO
5 33 (13.10%) Market Making
5 33 (13.10%) Multithreading
6 31 (12.30%) Investment Management
7 25 (9.92%) Functional Programming
8 24 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 23 (9.13%) RAD
10 22 (8.73%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (8.33%) Systematic Trading
12 20 (7.94%) Low Latency
13 19 (7.54%) Time Series Analysis
14 18 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
14 18 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
14 18 (7.14%) Stochastic Calculus
15 16 (6.35%) High-Frequency Trading
16 14 (5.56%) Quantitative Finance
17 12 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 186 (73.81%) Python
2 171 (67.86%) C++
3 61 (24.21%) C#
4 56 (22.22%) Java
5 38 (15.08%) SQL
6 32 (12.70%) MATLAB
6 32 (12.70%) VBA
7 26 (10.32%) C
8 24 (9.52%) Perl
9 14 (5.56%) R
10 10 (3.97%) VB
11 5 (1.98%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.98%) F#
11 5 (1.98%) Haskell
12 3 (1.19%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.19%) Ruby
12 3 (1.19%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.79%) Clojure
13 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 115 (45.63%) Degree
2 22 (8.73%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.97%) QA
2 5 (1.98%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (1.98%) MiFID
3 2 (0.79%) EMIR
Vendors
1 8 (3.17%) Oracle
2 6 (2.38%) Sybase
3 1 (0.40%) Intel
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.40%) Solace
3 1 (0.40%) Teradata
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