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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quant Developer
Rank 535 555 535
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 93 86 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 76 63 71
Average salary £100,000 £85,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary - £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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
40854 43597 41662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.46% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34907 36416 34972
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +39 41 £95,000 +52.00% 5
Mayfair - 3 £100,000 -
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 116 (64.80%) C++
2 103 (57.54%) Finance
3 99 (55.31%) C#
4 87 (48.60%) Front Office
5 69 (38.55%) Python
6 65 (36.31%) Java
7 62 (34.64%) Derivative
8 59 (32.96%) VBA
9 54 (30.17%) OO
9 54 (30.17%) Analytics
10 52 (29.05%) Mathematics
11 48 (26.82%) Degree
12 35 (19.55%) Computer Science
13 32 (17.88%) Windows
14 31 (17.32%) PhD
15 30 (16.76%) Banking
16 26 (14.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 25 (13.97%) Fixed Income
18 24 (13.41%) Hedge funds
19 23 (12.85%) UNIX
20 21 (11.73%) .NET
20 21 (11.73%) Algorithmic Trading
21 20 (11.17%) Algorithms
22 18 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
22 18 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
23 16 (8.94%) Linux
23 16 (8.94%) Physics
23 16 (8.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
24 15 (8.38%) Investment Banking
24 15 (8.38%) Multithreading

Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 5 (2.79%) SAS
2 3 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.12%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.79%) Hadoop
2 5 (2.79%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.68%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.68%) Big Data
3 3 (1.68%) KDB
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (6.15%) Subversion
2 3 (1.68%) Maven
3 1 (0.56%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (0.56%) Ant
3 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 103 (57.54%) Finance
2 87 (48.60%) Front Office
3 30 (16.76%) Banking
4 15 (8.38%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.47%) Wholesale Banking
6 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.73%) .NET
2 6 (3.35%) WPF
3 5 (2.79%) Hibernate
3 5 (2.79%) Spring
4 4 (2.23%) XML
4 4 (2.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (1.68%) Qt
5 3 (1.68%) Apache Thrift
5 3 (1.68%) JNI
5 3 (1.68%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (1.68%) STL
5 3 (1.68%) WCF
6 2 (1.12%) HTML
6 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.12%) Pandas
6 2 (1.12%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.12%) Esper
6 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.12%) HTML5
6 2 (1.12%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 62 (34.64%) Derivative
2 52 (29.05%) Mathematics
3 35 (19.55%) Computer Science
4 26 (14.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (13.97%) Fixed Income
6 24 (13.41%) Hedge funds
7 20 (11.17%) Algorithms
8 18 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (8.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 16 (8.94%) Physics
10 8 (4.47%) Equities
11 7 (3.91%) Visualisation
11 7 (3.91%) Data Structures
12 5 (2.79%) Statistics
12 5 (2.79%) Grid Computing
13 4 (2.23%) Equity Derivative
14 2 (1.12%) Economics
15 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.56%) Swaptions
15 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.88%) Windows
2 23 (12.85%) UNIX
3 16 (8.94%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.17%) OO
1 54 (30.17%) Analytics
2 21 (11.73%) Algorithmic Trading
3 18 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (8.38%) OOP
4 15 (8.38%) Multithreading
5 13 (7.26%) TDD
5 13 (7.26%) Low Latency
6 11 (6.15%) Functional Programming
6 11 (6.15%) Refactoring
7 9 (5.03%) RAD
8 8 (4.47%) Regression Testing
8 8 (4.47%) Asset Management
8 8 (4.47%) Risk Management
8 8 (4.47%) Memory Management
8 8 (4.47%) Systematic Trading
9 6 (3.35%) Time Series Analysis
9 6 (3.35%) Machine Learning
9 6 (3.35%) Electronic Trading
9 6 (3.35%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 116 (64.80%) C++
2 99 (55.31%) C#
3 69 (38.55%) Python
4 65 (36.31%) Java
5 59 (32.96%) VBA
6 14 (7.82%) SQL
7 13 (7.26%) MATLAB
7 13 (7.26%) R
8 8 (4.47%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.35%) F#
10 5 (2.79%) VB
11 4 (2.23%) Perl
12 3 (1.68%) C
13 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (26.82%) Degree
2 31 (17.32%) PhD
3 3 (1.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.23%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (3.91%) Oracle
2 6 (3.35%) Bloomberg
3 4 (2.23%) DataSynapse
3 4 (2.23%) Sybase
4 3 (1.68%) Fidessa
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.56%) Informatica
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
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