The table below looks at the statistics for Quantitative Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 865 914 949
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +35
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 49 68 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.062% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.071% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 28
Median salary £39,000 £62,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.09% +37.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £62,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +96.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85989 96019 100080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.50% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71918 78944 79934
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,991
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Quantitative Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Quantitative Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quantitative Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Quantitative Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 within the UK.

Quantitative Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +19 49 £39,000 -37.09% 10
London +45 40 £45,000 -29.68% 8
South East +22 7 £37,500 -39.51%
City of London +64 5 £65,000 +22.06% 4
Berkshire +15 4 £23,000 -
Surrey +32 3 £37,500 -39.51%
Woking - 3 £37,500 -
Wimbledon -16 2 £35,000 -49.27%
Reading - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £23,000 -
West Midlands -9 1 £28,500 -43.00%
Birmingham -13 1 £28,500 -28.75%
North West - 1 £31,000 -
Manchester - 1 £31,000 -

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Quantitative Analysis.

1 64 (59.81%) SQL
2 48 (44.86%) Finance
3 45 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (36.45%) Python
4 39 (36.45%) Marketing
5 38 (35.51%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (34.58%) R
7 31 (28.97%) Analytics
8 30 (28.04%) Scrum
9 28 (26.17%) Degree
10 27 (25.23%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (23.36%) Data Mining
11 25 (23.36%) Fintech
12 24 (22.43%) Computer Science
13 22 (20.56%) Statistics
14 21 (19.63%) SAS
15 20 (18.69%) Relational Database
16 19 (17.76%) Big Data
17 17 (15.89%) MS PowerPoint
17 17 (15.89%) Mathematics
18 16 (14.95%) CRM
18 16 (14.95%) Linux
19 15 (14.02%) Data Modelling
19 15 (14.02%) Tableau
19 15 (14.02%) Visualisation
20 14 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
20 14 (13.08%) Java
20 14 (13.08%) TDD
20 14 (13.08%) Retail
20 14 (13.08%) Go

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (19.63%) SAS
2 5 (4.67%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (15.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (8.41%) SPSS
3 6 (5.61%) MS Office
4 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.93%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 11 (10.28%) FastStats
2 2 (1.87%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.41%) Google Analytics
2 8 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.54%) PaaS
4 5 (4.67%) OpenShift
5 4 (3.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.87%) IaaS
6 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.87%) SaaS
7 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.87%) DSL
2 2 (1.87%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.36%) Data Mining
2 20 (18.69%) Relational Database
3 19 (17.76%) Big Data
4 13 (12.15%) NoSQL
5 10 (9.35%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (6.54%) Data Mart
6 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 7 (6.54%) OLAP
7 6 (5.61%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.67%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (3.74%) LevelDB
9 4 (3.74%) Redis
9 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.80%) MySQL
10 3 (2.80%) QlikView
11 2 (1.87%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.87%) Mixpanel
12 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.61%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.67%) GoCD
4 2 (1.87%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) JUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 48 (44.86%) Finance
2 39 (36.45%) Marketing
3 14 (13.08%) Retail
4 9 (8.41%) Banking
5 8 (7.48%) Games
6 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
7 5 (4.67%) Investment Banking
8 4 (3.74%) Front Office
8 4 (3.74%) Italian Language
8 4 (3.74%) Portuguese Language
8 4 (3.74%) Spanish Language
9 2 (1.87%) Advertising
9 2 (1.87%) Back Office
9 2 (1.87%) Legal
9 2 (1.87%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (40.19%) Analyst
2 28 (26.17%) Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Data Analyst
4 15 (14.02%) Business Analyst
5 11 (10.28%) Data Scientist
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Customer Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Digital Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Junior
8 5 (4.67%) Python Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Business Analytics Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Graduate
9 4 (3.74%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (3.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) CSS
2 7 (6.54%) RESTful
2 7 (6.54%) Web Services
3 6 (5.61%) .NET
4 5 (4.67%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (4.67%) ZeroMQ
5 4 (3.74%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.87%) HTML
6 2 (1.87%) LAMP
6 2 (1.87%) Laravel
7 1 (0.93%) D3.js
7 1 (0.93%) HTML5
7 1 (0.93%) jQuery
7 1 (0.93%) LINQ
7 1 (0.93%) MDX
7 1 (0.93%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.93%) WCF
7 1 (0.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (35.51%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (23.36%) Fintech
3 24 (22.43%) Computer Science
4 22 (20.56%) Statistics
5 17 (15.89%) Mathematics
6 15 (14.02%) Visualisation
7 13 (12.15%) Cryptocurrency
7 13 (12.15%) Economics
8 12 (11.21%) Blockchain
8 12 (11.21%) Derivative
9 11 (10.28%) Cryptography
9 11 (10.28%) OTC Derivatives
10 6 (5.61%) User Experience
11 5 (4.67%) Data Extraction
11 5 (4.67%) Private Cloud
12 3 (2.80%) Hedge funds
12 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
12 3 (2.80%) Online Games
13 2 (1.87%) Data Structures
13 2 (1.87%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.97%) Analytics
3 30 (28.04%) Scrum
4 27 (25.23%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (14.95%) CRM
6 15 (14.02%) Data Modelling
7 14 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (13.08%) TDD
8 13 (12.15%) DevOps
8 13 (12.15%) Information Retrieval
9 12 (11.21%) Configuration Management
9 12 (11.21%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (10.28%) Business Analysis
10 11 (10.28%) Data Visualisation
10 11 (10.28%) Direct Marketing
10 11 (10.28%) DNA
11 10 (9.35%) SDLC
12 9 (8.41%) Dashboard Development
12 9 (8.41%) Functional Programming
12 9 (8.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 64 (59.81%) SQL
2 39 (36.45%) Python
3 37 (34.58%) R
4 14 (13.08%) Go
4 14 (13.08%) Java
5 9 (8.41%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.48%) Clojure
6 8 (7.48%) Haskell
6 8 (7.48%) Perl
6 8 (7.48%) PL/SQL
7 7 (6.54%) Erlang
7 7 (6.54%) OCaml
8 6 (5.61%) Ruby
8 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.67%) PHP
10 4 (3.74%) C#
11 3 (2.80%) C++
11 3 (2.80%) Scala
12 2 (1.87%) VBA
13 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (26.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) PhD
3 1 (0.93%) CIMA
3 1 (0.93%) MBA
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) QA
2 8 (7.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 10 (9.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) Ansible
1 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Tableau
2 13 (12.15%) Google
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.74%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (2.80%) Omniture
4 3 (2.80%) Vertica
5 2 (1.87%) Calypso
5 2 (1.87%) Murex
6 1 (0.93%) Avaya
6 1 (0.93%) Cognos
6 1 (0.93%) Facebook
6 1 (0.93%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.93%) Misys
6 1 (0.93%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) Siebel
6 1 (0.93%) Twitter
6 1 (0.93%) Verint
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