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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Quant Developer
Rank 885 839 823
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 19 36 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.033% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.035% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 59
Average salary £81,250 £82,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £90,000 £119,000
UK excluding London average salary - £55,000 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

C++ Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 4 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -44 19 £81,250 -1.51% 3
England -53 19 £81,250 -1.51% 3
City of London -7 2 £90,000 +28.57%
Canary Wharf - 1 £85,000 -

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 45 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (53.33%) Mathematics
2 24 (53.33%) Finance
3 23 (51.11%) Derivative
3 23 (51.11%) Fixed Income
4 20 (44.44%) C#
4 20 (44.44%) Analytics
5 18 (40.00%) Linux
5 18 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (40.00%) Banking
6 16 (35.56%) Python
6 16 (35.56%) Front Office
6 16 (35.56%) Java
7 14 (31.11%) Hedge funds
8 13 (28.89%) Equity Derivative
8 13 (28.89%) Degree
9 12 (26.67%) OO
10 11 (24.44%) Physics
10 11 (24.44%) Grid Computing
11 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
11 10 (22.22%) Investment Banking
11 10 (22.22%) Windows
11 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
12 9 (20.00%) Low Latency
12 9 (20.00%) .NET
12 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 8 (17.78%) UNIX
13 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
13 8 (17.78%) Credit Risk
14 7 (15.56%) Stochastic Calculus

C++ Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (2.22%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) JUnit
2 6 (13.33%) Subversion
2 6 (13.33%) JIRA
2 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 18 (40.00%) Banking
3 16 (35.56%) Front Office
4 10 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (15.56%) STL
2 7 (15.56%) Django
2 7 (15.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (11.11%) Murex Flex
4 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Mathematics
2 23 (51.11%) Fixed Income
2 23 (51.11%) Derivative
3 18 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (31.11%) Hedge funds
5 13 (28.89%) Equity Derivative
6 11 (24.44%) Grid Computing
6 11 (24.44%) Physics
7 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 8 (17.78%) Credit Risk
9 6 (13.33%) Equities
10 4 (8.89%) Statistics
11 2 (4.44%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (4.44%) Market Risk
11 2 (4.44%) Swaptions
12 1 (2.22%) CUDA
12 1 (2.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Windows
3 8 (17.78%) UNIX
4 6 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Analytics
2 12 (26.67%) OO
3 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 9 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
6 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
6 7 (15.56%) Stochastic Calculus
6 7 (15.56%) Investment Management
7 5 (11.11%) Monte Carlo Method
8 2 (4.44%) RAD
9 1 (2.22%) Financial Modelling
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (44.44%) C#
3 16 (35.56%) Python
3 16 (35.56%) Java
4 6 (13.33%) Perl
5 4 (8.89%) F#
6 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) VBA
7 2 (4.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Murex
1 6 (13.33%) DataSynapse
2 2 (4.44%) Sybase
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