The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 890 823 871
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 27 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.054% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.057% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 25 51 47
Average salary £110,000 £82,500 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £70,000 £63,000
10% offered a salary of more than £140,000 £105,000 £144,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -80 26 £110,000 +33.33% 5
London -85 26 £110,000 +33.33% 5
City of London -11 9 £95,000 -13.63%

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 64 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (62.50%) Python
3 35 (54.69%) Front Office
4 32 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 30 (46.88%) Analytics
6 29 (45.31%) Finance
7 28 (43.75%) Computer Science
8 23 (35.94%) Low Latency
8 23 (35.94%) Banking
8 23 (35.94%) Derivative
8 23 (35.94%) Linux
8 23 (35.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 22 (34.38%) C#
9 22 (34.38%) Hedge funds
10 21 (32.81%) Degree
10 21 (32.81%) Fixed Income
11 20 (31.25%) Java
12 19 (29.69%) STL
12 19 (29.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 14 (21.88%) PhD
13 14 (21.88%) Investment Banking
14 13 (20.31%) Multithreading
15 12 (18.75%) Grid Computing
15 12 (18.75%) Risk Management
16 11 (17.19%) Perl
17 10 (15.63%) Equity Derivative
18 9 (14.06%) Equities
18 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
18 9 (14.06%) JUnit
18 9 (14.06%) Physics

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (1.56%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.25%) KDB
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) JUnit
General
1 35 (54.69%) Front Office
2 29 (45.31%) Finance
3 23 (35.94%) Banking
4 14 (21.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.25%) Electronics
5 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.25%) Games
6 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) STL
1 19 (29.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (12.50%) Django
3 7 (10.94%) .NET
4 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.13%) WPF
5 1 (1.56%) WCF
5 1 (1.56%) SciPy
5 1 (1.56%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 32 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 28 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 23 (35.94%) Derivative
3 23 (35.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 22 (34.38%) Hedge funds
5 21 (32.81%) Fixed Income
6 12 (18.75%) Grid Computing
7 10 (15.63%) Equity Derivative
8 9 (14.06%) Equities
8 9 (14.06%) Physics
9 6 (9.38%) Credit Risk
10 4 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (3.13%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (3.13%) Swaptions
11 2 (3.13%) Market Risk
12 1 (1.56%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
12 1 (1.56%) Open Source
12 1 (1.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) UNIX
2 5 (7.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Analytics
2 23 (35.94%) Low Latency
3 13 (20.31%) Multithreading
4 12 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
6 8 (12.50%) Stochastic Calculus
6 8 (12.50%) Investment Management
6 8 (12.50%) OO
7 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.25%) RAD
8 4 (6.25%) OOP
8 4 (6.25%) Parallel Computing
9 3 (4.69%) Monte Carlo Method
9 3 (4.69%) Statistical Modelling
10 2 (3.13%) TDD
10 2 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
10 2 (3.13%) Straight-Through Processing
10 2 (3.13%) Electronic Trading
11 1 (1.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (62.50%) Python
3 22 (34.38%) C#
4 20 (31.25%) Java
5 11 (17.19%) Perl
6 7 (10.94%) SQL
7 6 (9.38%) C
7 6 (9.38%) VBA
7 6 (9.38%) R
8 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.13%) VC++
9 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Degree
2 14 (21.88%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Sybase
1 2 (3.13%) Reuters
1 2 (3.13%) Bloomberg
1 2 (3.13%) Red Hat