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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 856 864 825
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 36 32 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.029% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.030% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 51
Average salary £95,000 £105,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £35,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £140,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary - £48,000 -

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
London +45 36 £95,000 -9.52% 2
England +16 36 £95,000 -9.52% 2
City of London +25 26 £95,000 +18.75% 1

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 76 (100.00%) C++
2 35 (46.05%) Finance
3 34 (44.74%) Analytics
4 33 (43.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (35.53%) Credit Risk
5 27 (35.53%) Monte Carlo Method
6 26 (34.21%) Front Office
7 20 (26.32%) Mathematics
8 19 (25.00%) Banking
8 19 (25.00%) Derivative
8 19 (25.00%) Low Latency
9 17 (22.37%) Investment Banking
9 17 (22.37%) Computer Science
10 16 (21.05%) Degree
11 15 (19.74%) Fixed Income
12 14 (18.42%) Python
13 13 (17.11%) OO
14 12 (15.79%) Linux
14 12 (15.79%) UNIX
15 10 (13.16%) SQL
15 10 (13.16%) Equities
16 9 (11.84%) Windows
16 9 (11.84%) Java
17 8 (10.53%) C#
17 8 (10.53%) Validation
17 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (10.53%) Multithreading
17 8 (10.53%) Hedge funds
18 7 (9.21%) Memory Management
18 7 (9.21%) Algorithms

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (2.63%) LaTeX
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.32%) Subversion
1 1 (1.32%) GCC
General
1 35 (46.05%) Finance
2 26 (34.21%) Front Office
3 19 (25.00%) Banking
4 17 (22.37%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) STL
2 2 (2.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (2.63%) OpenCL
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (43.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 27 (35.53%) Credit Risk
3 20 (26.32%) Mathematics
4 19 (25.00%) Derivative
5 17 (22.37%) Computer Science
6 15 (19.74%) Fixed Income
7 10 (13.16%) Equities
8 8 (10.53%) Hedge funds
8 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (9.21%) Algorithms
10 6 (7.89%) Statistics
10 6 (7.89%) Physics
11 2 (2.63%) Grid Computing
11 2 (2.63%) CUDA
12 1 (1.32%) Swaptions
12 1 (1.32%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (1.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) UNIX
1 12 (15.79%) Linux
2 9 (11.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) Analytics
2 27 (35.53%) Monte Carlo Method
3 19 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 13 (17.11%) OO
5 8 (10.53%) Validation
5 8 (10.53%) Multithreading
6 7 (9.21%) Memory Management
7 6 (7.89%) Signal Processing
8 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.58%) OOD
8 5 (6.58%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (5.26%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 4 (5.26%) Migration
9 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.95%) TDD
10 3 (3.95%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.95%) Market Making
11 2 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
11 2 (2.63%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (18.42%) Python
3 10 (13.16%) SQL
4 9 (11.84%) Java
5 8 (10.53%) C#
6 4 (5.26%) VBA
7 2 (2.63%) VC++
7 2 (2.63%) R
7 2 (2.63%) Perl
7 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.32%) Haskell
8 1 (1.32%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) PhD
3 1 (1.32%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) Basel II
1 5 (6.58%) Basel III
Vendors
1 3 (3.95%) DataSynapse
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
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