The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Quantitative Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 851 900 852
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 51 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.021% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.022% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 33
Average salary £100,000 £90,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £77,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104155 109749 101582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86857 88754 84247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

C++ Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the UK.

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in the UK

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 within the UK.

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
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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
England +52 51 £100,000 +11.11% 5
London +36 51 £100,000 +11.11% 5
City of London +50 30 £97,500 +2.63% 4

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++ 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 C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title.

1 74 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (59.46%) C#
3 42 (56.76%) Python
4 35 (47.30%) Finance
5 33 (44.59%) Java
6 31 (41.89%) Front Office
7 29 (39.19%) VBA
7 29 (39.19%) Analytics
8 27 (36.49%) Mathematics
9 25 (33.78%) OO
10 22 (29.73%) Windows
11 21 (28.38%) Degree
12 18 (24.32%) Derivative
13 14 (18.92%) Computer Science
14 11 (14.86%) Algorithmic Trading
14 11 (14.86%) UNIX
15 10 (13.51%) PhD
16 9 (12.16%) Functional Programming
16 9 (12.16%) Algorithms
17 8 (10.81%) Banking
18 7 (9.46%) Subversion
18 7 (9.46%) Hedge funds
19 6 (8.11%) Refactoring
19 6 (8.11%) Linux
19 6 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
20 5 (6.76%) VB
20 5 (6.76%) Physics
20 5 (6.76%) Wholesale Banking
20 5 (6.76%) Low Latency

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited C++ 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 C++ Quantitative Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Subversion
2 1 (1.35%) Maven
2 1 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.35%) Ant
2 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (47.30%) Finance
2 31 (41.89%) Front Office
3 8 (10.81%) Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) .NET
1 3 (4.05%) JNI
1 3 (4.05%) Apache Thrift
2 1 (1.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (1.35%) STL
2 1 (1.35%) XML
2 1 (1.35%) XSLT
2 1 (1.35%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.49%) Mathematics
2 18 (24.32%) Derivative
3 14 (18.92%) Computer Science
4 9 (12.16%) Algorithms
5 7 (9.46%) Hedge funds
6 6 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (6.76%) Physics
8 4 (5.41%) Fixed Income
9 3 (4.05%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.70%) Economics
10 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.35%) Grid Computing
11 1 (1.35%) Statistics
11 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) UNIX
3 6 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Analytics
2 25 (33.78%) OO
3 11 (14.86%) Algorithmic Trading
4 9 (12.16%) Functional Programming
5 6 (8.11%) Refactoring
6 5 (6.76%) Low Latency
6 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.41%) Time Series Analysis
8 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.05%) Regression Testing
8 3 (4.05%) Memory Management
8 3 (4.05%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.05%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (2.70%) Stochastic Calculus
9 2 (2.70%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.70%) TDD
9 2 (2.70%) Market Making
9 2 (2.70%) Systematic Trading
9 2 (2.70%) Statistical Modelling
10 1 (1.35%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (59.46%) C#
3 42 (56.76%) Python
4 33 (44.59%) Java
5 29 (39.19%) VBA
6 5 (6.76%) VB
7 4 (5.41%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.05%) F#
8 3 (4.05%) R
8 3 (4.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Degree
2 10 (13.51%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (2.70%) DataSynapse
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
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