The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Developer
Rank 569 527 475
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 67 82 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 63 125
Average salary £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £108,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44626 41400 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.29% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37463 34618 42150
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Quantitative Developer
England

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 August 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 August 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
(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 -3 23 £82,500 +17.85% 3
Canary Wharf - 1 £85,000 -
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 98 (70.50%) C++
2 80 (57.55%) Finance
3 69 (49.64%) Front Office
4 63 (45.32%) C#
5 60 (43.17%) Python
5 60 (43.17%) Mathematics
6 54 (38.85%) Analytics
7 52 (37.41%) Java
8 50 (35.97%) Derivative
9 46 (33.09%) Hedge funds
10 44 (31.65%) Fixed Income
11 40 (28.78%) Degree
11 40 (28.78%) Banking
12 39 (28.06%) Linux
13 36 (25.90%) OO
14 34 (24.46%) .NET
15 30 (21.58%) Physics
16 29 (20.86%) Investment Banking
17 26 (18.71%) Statistics
17 26 (18.71%) Windows
18 25 (17.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 25 (17.99%) Computer Science
19 23 (16.55%) Multithreading
20 21 (15.11%) Risk Management
20 21 (15.11%) SQL
21 19 (13.67%) PhD
21 19 (13.67%) Visualisation
22 18 (12.95%) SciPy
22 18 (12.95%) NumPy
22 18 (12.95%) VBA

Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (1.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.44%) HTTP
1 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) Data Mining
3 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.88%) KDB
4 4 (2.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.44%) QlikView
5 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (11.51%) Maven
2 8 (5.76%) Subversion
2 8 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.04%) JUnit
4 6 (4.32%) JIRA
4 6 (4.32%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 80 (57.55%) Finance
2 69 (49.64%) Front Office
3 40 (28.78%) Banking
4 29 (20.86%) Investment Banking
5 10 (7.19%) Legal
6 7 (5.04%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.46%) .NET
2 18 (12.95%) SciPy
2 18 (12.95%) NumPy
3 11 (7.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (5.04%) Django
4 7 (5.04%) STL
5 5 (3.60%) Murex Flex
5 5 (3.60%) WPF
6 4 (2.88%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.88%) Esper
7 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.44%) Qt
8 1 (0.72%) Web Services
8 1 (0.72%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.72%) Spring
8 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.72%) LINQ
8 1 (0.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (43.17%) Mathematics
2 50 (35.97%) Derivative
3 46 (33.09%) Hedge funds
4 44 (31.65%) Fixed Income
5 30 (21.58%) Physics
6 26 (18.71%) Statistics
7 25 (17.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (17.99%) Computer Science
8 19 (13.67%) Visualisation
9 16 (11.51%) Equity Derivative
9 16 (11.51%) Open Source
10 12 (8.63%) Grid Computing
11 11 (7.91%) Credit Risk
12 10 (7.19%) Equities
13 7 (5.04%) Market Risk
14 5 (3.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 2 (1.44%) Swaptions
15 2 (1.44%) Credit Derivative
15 2 (1.44%) Economics
15 2 (1.44%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.06%) Linux
2 26 (18.71%) Windows
3 12 (8.63%) UNIX
4 6 (4.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.85%) Analytics
2 36 (25.90%) OO
3 23 (16.55%) Multithreading
4 21 (15.11%) Risk Management
5 16 (11.51%) Software Engineering
6 15 (10.79%) Stochastic Calculus
7 14 (10.07%) Asset Management
8 11 (7.91%) Low Latency
9 10 (7.19%) Investment Management
9 10 (7.19%) Monte Carlo Method
9 10 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (5.76%) Validation
11 7 (5.04%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.04%) Fund Management
11 7 (5.04%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.04%) RAD
12 6 (4.32%) Data Modelling
12 6 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (2.88%) Algorithmic Trading
13 4 (2.88%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 98 (70.50%) C++
2 63 (45.32%) C#
3 60 (43.17%) Python
4 52 (37.41%) Java
5 21 (15.11%) SQL
6 18 (12.95%) VBA
7 14 (10.07%) C
8 7 (5.04%) F#
9 6 (4.32%) Perl
10 4 (2.88%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.16%) VC++
11 3 (2.16%) VB
11 3 (2.16%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.16%) VB6
11 3 (2.16%) Haskell
12 2 (1.44%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.44%) Delphi
12 2 (1.44%) R
12 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (28.78%) Degree
2 19 (13.67%) PhD
3 3 (2.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) EMIR
2 1 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.72%) UCITS
2 1 (0.72%) MiFID
Vendors
1 10 (7.19%) DataSynapse
1 10 (7.19%) Murex
2 7 (5.04%) Oracle
3 2 (1.44%) Sybase
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.72%) Reuters
4 1 (0.72%) Bloomberg
London
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Salary: £550.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / Shares / Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago