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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 500 546 595
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 138 130 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 128 116 63
Median salary £87,500 £92,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £110,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 - £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
37640 42412 44895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.56% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32719 36000 37433
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +42 44 £82,500 -8.33% 3
Mayfair +4 2 £62,500 -37.50%
Canary Wharf - 2 £105,000 -
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 204 (75.00%) Python
2 193 (70.96%) C++
3 154 (56.62%) Finance
4 128 (47.06%) Hedge funds
5 116 (42.65%) Degree
6 107 (39.34%) Mathematics
7 105 (38.60%) Front Office
8 85 (31.25%) Computer Science
9 72 (26.47%) C#
10 71 (26.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 68 (25.00%) Analytics
12 65 (23.90%) Java
13 64 (23.53%) Derivative
14 61 (22.43%) Physics
15 59 (21.69%) Linux
16 54 (19.85%) Algorithms
17 53 (19.49%) Equities
18 48 (17.65%) Fixed Income
19 47 (17.28%) Software Engineering
20 45 (16.54%) Statistics
21 43 (15.81%) Banking
22 42 (15.44%) SQL
23 40 (14.71%) Unix
24 39 (14.34%) OO
24 39 (14.34%) Multithreading
25 38 (13.97%) Machine Learning
25 38 (13.97%) Data Mining
26 37 (13.60%) Visualisation
27 35 (12.87%) MATLAB
28 34 (12.50%) C

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.97%) Data Mining
2 19 (6.99%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.57%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.21%) KDB
4 6 (2.21%) Sybase IQ
5 5 (1.84%) Hazelcast
5 5 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.47%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.74%) Big Data
9 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.37%) QlikView
9 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.37%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (1.84%) JUnit
1 5 (1.84%) Maven
2 3 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 154 (56.62%) Finance
2 105 (38.60%) Front Office
3 43 (15.81%) Banking
4 24 (8.82%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.68%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.10%) French Language
6 3 (1.10%) German Language
7 2 (0.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.29%) NumPy
2 21 (7.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 21 (7.72%) STL
3 20 (7.35%) Pandas
4 15 (5.51%) .NET
4 15 (5.51%) SciPy
5 7 (2.57%) OpenGL
5 7 (2.57%) Spring
6 5 (1.84%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.84%) Esper
6 5 (1.84%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (1.84%) Guava
6 5 (1.84%) JAXB
6 5 (1.84%) JPA
6 5 (1.84%) Pyramid
6 5 (1.84%) Spring MVC
7 4 (1.47%) WPF
8 3 (1.10%) J2SE
8 3 (1.10%) Web Services
9 2 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 128 (47.06%) Hedge funds
2 107 (39.34%) Mathematics
3 85 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 71 (26.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 64 (23.53%) Derivative
6 61 (22.43%) Physics
7 54 (19.85%) Algorithms
8 53 (19.49%) Equities
9 48 (17.65%) Fixed Income
10 45 (16.54%) Statistics
11 37 (13.60%) Visualisation
12 23 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (5.88%) CUDA
14 13 (4.78%) Artificial Intelligence
14 13 (4.78%) Data Structures
15 11 (4.04%) Market Risk
16 7 (2.57%) Credit Risk
16 7 (2.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 7 (2.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 4 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 59 (21.69%) Linux
2 40 (14.71%) Unix
3 32 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (25.00%) Analytics
2 47 (17.28%) Software Engineering
3 39 (14.34%) Multithreading
3 39 (14.34%) OO
4 38 (13.97%) Machine Learning
5 34 (12.50%) Market Making
6 33 (12.13%) Investment Management
7 27 (9.93%) Functional Programming
8 26 (9.56%) RAD
9 25 (9.19%) Risk Management
10 24 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (8.82%) Systematic Trading
10 24 (8.82%) Time Series Analysis
11 23 (8.46%) Low Latency
12 22 (8.09%) Algorithmic Trading
13 21 (7.72%) Stochastic Calculus
14 19 (6.99%) Statistical Analysis
15 17 (6.25%) High-Frequency Trading
15 17 (6.25%) Quantitative Finance
16 13 (4.78%) Quantitative Trading
Programming Languages
1 204 (75.00%) Python
2 193 (70.96%) C++
3 72 (26.47%) C#
4 65 (23.90%) Java
5 42 (15.44%) SQL
6 35 (12.87%) MATLAB
7 34 (12.50%) C
8 32 (11.76%) VBA
9 24 (8.82%) Perl
10 19 (6.99%) R
11 10 (3.68%) VB
12 7 (2.57%) Ruby
13 5 (1.84%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.84%) F#
13 5 (1.84%) Haskell
14 3 (1.10%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.10%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.74%) Clojure
15 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 116 (42.65%) Degree
2 23 (8.46%) PhD
3 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.31%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (1.47%) MiFID
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.37%) EMIR
Vendors
1 10 (3.68%) Oracle
2 6 (2.21%) Sybase
3 1 (0.37%) Intel
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.37%) Tableau
3 1 (0.37%) Teradata
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65k + bonus (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago