The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior Quantitative Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quant Developer
Rank 603 664 653
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Developer 10 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.016% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.017% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 13
Median salary £105,000 £92,500 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £85,000 £90,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,250 £92,500 £109,000
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 - -
Senior 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
36402 42305 43379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.80% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31526 36015 36074
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Developer across the London region.

Senior Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in London

Senior Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Senior Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in London

Senior 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 Senior Quantitative Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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 +51 6 £105,000 +23.52%
Senior Quantitative Developer
England

Senior Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Senior 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 Senior Quantitative Developer in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 19 (79.17%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (41.67%) Degree
4 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 9 (37.50%) Physics
4 9 (37.50%) Front Office
5 8 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (33.33%) Python
5 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 8 (33.33%) Derivative
5 8 (33.33%) Banking
6 7 (29.17%) Analytics
6 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (25.00%) Low Latency
7 6 (25.00%) Hedge funds
8 5 (20.83%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (20.83%) Quantitative Finance
8 5 (20.83%) Unix
8 5 (20.83%) OO
8 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
8 5 (20.83%) C
8 5 (20.83%) C#
8 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
9 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
9 4 (16.67%) .NET
9 4 (16.67%) OOD
9 4 (16.67%) SOA
9 4 (16.67%) Windows
9 4 (16.67%) SDLC

Senior 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Front Office
3 8 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (8.33%) Advertising
5 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) NumPy
2 3 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (4.17%) Pandas
3 1 (4.17%) SciPy
3 1 (4.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 9 (37.50%) Physics
2 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (33.33%) Derivative
2 8 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (25.00%) Hedge funds
5 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
5 2 (8.33%) Equities
5 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
5 2 (8.33%) Market Risk
5 2 (8.33%) Statistics
6 1 (4.17%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 5 (20.83%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) Performance Optimisation
4 5 (20.83%) Quantitative Finance
4 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 4 (16.67%) OOD
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (12.50%) Proprietary Trading
6 3 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (8.33%) Complexity Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk Management
7 2 (8.33%) Stochastic Calculus
7 2 (8.33%) Time Series Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Black-Scholes
8 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 8 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) C
3 5 (20.83%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) R
4 3 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (8.33%) EMIR
1 2 (8.33%) MiFID
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle