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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Developer
Rank 533 527 478
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 85 88 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.21% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 72 73 115
Average salary £82,500 £70,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £82,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.38%
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
42251 42158 47038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.53% 93.62% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35246 35423 40644
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 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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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 +11 31 £62,500 -1.96% 4
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 93 (62.84%) C++
2 90 (60.81%) Finance
3 74 (50.00%) C#
4 64 (43.24%) Front Office
5 58 (39.19%) Mathematics
6 53 (35.81%) Java
6 53 (35.81%) Python
7 50 (33.78%) Analytics
8 49 (33.11%) Derivative
9 48 (32.43%) Fixed Income
10 47 (31.76%) .NET
11 43 (29.05%) Degree
11 43 (29.05%) Physics
12 41 (27.70%) Analytical Skills
13 40 (27.03%) Computer Science
13 40 (27.03%) Banking
13 40 (27.03%) Windows
14 38 (25.68%) OO
15 37 (25.00%) Hedge funds
16 32 (21.62%) Investment Banking
17 31 (20.95%) Linux
18 27 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (16.89%) SQL
20 24 (16.22%) PhD
20 24 (16.22%) Statistics
21 22 (14.86%) VBA
22 21 (14.19%) DataSynapse
23 20 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 20 (13.51%) Algorithms
24 19 (12.84%) Multithreading

Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.05%) KDB
1 6 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.70%) Big Data
2 4 (2.70%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (5.41%) Subversion
1 8 (5.41%) Maven
2 7 (4.73%) JIRA
3 6 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.68%) NUnit
6 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.68%) GCC
6 1 (0.68%) Moq
General
1 90 (60.81%) Finance
2 64 (43.24%) Front Office
3 40 (27.03%) Banking
4 32 (21.62%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.35%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
7 1 (0.68%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.76%) .NET
2 14 (9.46%) Pandas
3 13 (8.78%) SciPy
3 13 (8.78%) NumPy
4 9 (6.08%) Pyramid
5 7 (4.73%) WPF
6 5 (3.38%) Murex Flex
6 5 (3.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (2.03%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.35%) Esper
8 2 (1.35%) Rendezvous
8 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.35%) HTML
8 2 (1.35%) WinForms
9 1 (0.68%) LINQ
9 1 (0.68%) WCF
9 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.68%) Spring
9 1 (0.68%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 58 (39.19%) Mathematics
2 49 (33.11%) Derivative
3 48 (32.43%) Fixed Income
4 43 (29.05%) Physics
5 41 (27.70%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (27.03%) Computer Science
7 37 (25.00%) Hedge funds
8 24 (16.22%) Statistics
9 20 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 20 (13.51%) Algorithms
10 14 (9.46%) Equities
11 10 (6.76%) Visualisation
11 10 (6.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 9 (6.08%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (6.08%) Open Source
12 9 (6.08%) Credit Risk
13 6 (4.05%) Market Risk
14 5 (3.38%) Grid Computing
15 4 (2.70%) Data Structures
16 3 (2.03%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.03%) Windows
2 31 (20.95%) Linux
3 15 (10.14%) UNIX
4 9 (6.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (33.78%) Analytics
2 38 (25.68%) OO
3 27 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (12.84%) Multithreading
4 19 (12.84%) Risk Management
5 18 (12.16%) Software Engineering
6 11 (7.43%) Monte Carlo Method
7 10 (6.76%) Low Latency
8 9 (6.08%) Asset Management
8 9 (6.08%) Stochastic Calculus
8 9 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.41%) Unit Testing
9 8 (5.41%) Data Modelling
10 7 (4.73%) Fund Management
10 7 (4.73%) Data Analysis
10 7 (4.73%) RAD
10 7 (4.73%) Algorithmic Trading
11 6 (4.05%) Investment Management
11 6 (4.05%) OOP
11 6 (4.05%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 93 (62.84%) C++
2 74 (50.00%) C#
3 53 (35.81%) Java
3 53 (35.81%) Python
4 25 (16.89%) SQL
5 22 (14.86%) VBA
6 9 (6.08%) R
7 8 (5.41%) C
7 8 (5.41%) MATLAB
8 7 (4.73%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.73%) F#
9 5 (3.38%) Perl
9 5 (3.38%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.70%) VC++
10 4 (2.70%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.03%) VB6
11 3 (2.03%) VB
11 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.03%) Haskell
12 2 (1.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 43 (29.05%) Degree
2 24 (16.22%) PhD
3 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
1 1 (0.68%) MiFID
1 1 (0.68%) EMIR
1 1 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (0.68%) UCITS
Vendors
1 21 (14.19%) DataSynapse
2 12 (8.11%) Murex
3 4 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle
5 2 (1.35%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.35%) Reuters
5 2 (1.35%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.68%) Perforce
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