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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quant Developer
Rank 601 650 662
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Developer 14 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.014% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.014% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 14
Median salary £105,000 £92,500 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £93,250 £85,000 £92,500
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £92,500 £110,000
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
36933 42004 45277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.56% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32089 35696 37715
Median salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% +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% -

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 27 August 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 27 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 +67 5 £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 27 August 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 26 (92.86%) C++
2 23 (82.14%) Finance
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 11 (39.29%) Degree
3 11 (39.29%) Python
4 10 (35.71%) Front Office
4 10 (35.71%) Derivative
4 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
4 10 (35.71%) Physics
5 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
5 9 (32.14%) Banking
5 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (28.57%) Hedge funds
6 8 (28.57%) Analytics
6 8 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (25.00%) C
7 7 (25.00%) Low Latency
8 6 (21.43%) NumPy
8 6 (21.43%) Quantitative Finance
8 6 (21.43%) C#
8 6 (21.43%) Unix
8 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
9 5 (17.86%) OO
9 5 (17.86%) OOD
9 5 (17.86%) SOA
9 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
9 5 (17.86%) Proprietary Trading
9 5 (17.86%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (14.29%) 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 (17.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (82.14%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Front Office
3 9 (32.14%) Banking
4 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
5 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) NumPy
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (7.14%) Pandas
5 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (3.57%) SciPy
5 1 (3.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Derivative
1 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
1 10 (35.71%) Physics
2 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
3 8 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (28.57%) Hedge funds
4 3 (10.71%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 2 (7.14%) Equities
5 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
5 2 (7.14%) Statistics
6 1 (3.57%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
6 1 (3.57%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 8 (28.57%) Analytics
3 7 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 6 (21.43%) Quantitative Finance
4 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.86%) OO
5 5 (17.86%) OOD
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (17.86%) Proprietary Trading
5 5 (17.86%) SOA
6 4 (14.29%) Functional Programming
6 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Complexity Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
7 2 (7.14%) Time Series Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Validation
8 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk Management
8 1 (3.57%) High-Frequency Trading
8 1 (3.57%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C++
2 11 (39.29%) Python
3 7 (25.00%) C
4 6 (21.43%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) R
5 4 (14.29%) Ruby
6 3 (10.71%) Java
7 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (3.57%) EMIR
1 1 (3.57%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle