The table below looks at the statistics for Quantitative Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 842 891 830
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -61
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 57 41 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.035% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.042% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 58
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £81,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £26,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+67.92% -33.75%

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
92302 97399 88489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.22% 82.03% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74595 78278 72574
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Quantitative Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015 within the UK.

Quantitative Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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 +50 55 £50,000 -4.76% 8
London +41 39 £55,000 - 6
South East +25 13 £44,500 -11.00%
Oxford - 7 £44,500 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £44,500 -
City of London +23 6 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Berkshire -3 5 £60,000 +20.00%
Scotland +17 1 £45,000 +42.85%
Reading 0 1 - -
Sale - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
North West - 1 - - 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 -

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Quantitative Analysis also 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 that cited Quantitative Analysis.

1 60 (49.18%) SQL
2 51 (41.80%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (39.34%) Marketing
3 48 (39.34%) Finance
4 41 (33.61%) Degree
4 41 (33.61%) Analytics
5 33 (27.05%) Data Mining
6 32 (26.23%) SPSS
7 29 (23.77%) Statistics
7 29 (23.77%) Mathematics
8 28 (22.95%) Java
9 26 (21.31%) Computer Science
9 26 (21.31%) R
10 22 (18.03%) Big Data
10 22 (18.03%) E-Commerce
10 22 (18.03%) Front Office
11 21 (17.21%) Oracle
12 20 (16.39%) Risk Management
12 20 (16.39%) Statistical Modelling
13 19 (15.57%) Tableau
13 19 (15.57%) Data Analysis
14 18 (14.75%) PhD
14 18 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (14.75%) Data Integration
15 17 (13.93%) Physics
15 17 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (13.11%) Clementine
16 16 (13.11%) Data Modelling
16 16 (13.11%) MATLAB
16 16 (13.11%) Oracle Coherence

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Quantitative Analysis also 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 that cited Quantitative Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (13.11%) Oracle Coherence
2 15 (12.30%) SAS
3 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 32 (26.23%) SPSS
2 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.20%) Stata
4 6 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.02%) SaaS
2 8 (6.56%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.82%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.82%) PaaS
4 1 (0.82%) IaaS
4 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) Broadband
2 1 (0.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.05%) Data Mining
2 22 (18.03%) Big Data
3 16 (13.11%) Clementine
4 12 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.38%) Hadoop
6 8 (6.56%) Data Mart
6 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 7 (5.74%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
7 7 (5.74%) OLAP
8 4 (3.28%) MS Access
9 2 (1.64%) MySQL
9 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.64%) Star Schema
9 2 (1.64%) dBASE
10 1 (0.82%) HBase
10 1 (0.82%) Mahout
10 1 (0.82%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (5.74%) ClearCase
General
1 48 (39.34%) Finance
1 48 (39.34%) Marketing
2 22 (18.03%) Front Office
3 9 (7.38%) Games
4 8 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.92%) Banking
6 5 (4.10%) Retail
7 3 (2.46%) iGaming
8 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.82%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.82%) German Language
9 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.82%) Back Office
9 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (46.72%) Analyst
2 35 (28.69%) Data Analyst
3 26 (21.31%) Developer
4 16 (13.11%) Data Modeller
4 16 (13.11%) SPSS Data Analyst
5 14 (11.48%) Business Analyst
6 12 (9.84%) Data Scientist
7 10 (8.20%) Java Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Product Manager
8 8 (6.56%) Front Office Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Consultant
10 6 (4.92%) AWS Developer
11 3 (2.46%) Lead Business Analyst
11 3 (2.46%) Statistical Analyst
11 3 (2.46%) Quantitative Developer
11 3 (2.46%) Data Consultant
11 3 (2.46%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.46%) Architect
11 3 (2.46%) Business Consultant
11 3 (2.46%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.20%) Spring
2 7 (5.74%) Swing
2 7 (5.74%) Middleware
3 3 (2.46%) Web Services
4 2 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.82%) Django
5 1 (0.82%) SciPy
5 1 (0.82%) NumPy
5 1 (0.82%) Pandas
5 1 (0.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (41.80%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (23.77%) Statistics
2 29 (23.77%) Mathematics
3 26 (21.31%) Computer Science
4 18 (14.75%) Data Integration
5 17 (13.93%) Physics
6 15 (12.30%) Visualisation
7 11 (9.02%) Algorithms
8 10 (8.20%) Economics
9 8 (6.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (6.56%) User Experience
10 7 (5.74%) Mobile Games
10 7 (5.74%) Derivative
11 4 (3.28%) Fixed Income
11 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
12 3 (2.46%) Data Structures
13 2 (1.64%) Reference Data
13 2 (1.64%) Data Extraction
13 2 (1.64%) Neural Network
13 2 (1.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) UNIX
2 8 (6.56%) Linux
3 1 (0.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.61%) Analytics
2 22 (18.03%) E-Commerce
3 20 (16.39%) Risk Management
3 20 (16.39%) Statistical Modelling
4 19 (15.57%) Data Analysis
5 18 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (13.11%) Data Modelling
7 16 (13.11%) Campaign Analysis
8 15 (12.30%) ETL
8 15 (12.30%) Scrum
8 15 (12.30%) Statistical Analysis
8 15 (12.30%) User Stories
9 12 (9.84%) Business Analysis
10 8 (6.56%) SEO
10 8 (6.56%) Product Management
10 8 (6.56%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (6.56%) Multithreading
10 8 (6.56%) Customer Segmentation
11 7 (5.74%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 60 (49.18%) SQL
2 28 (22.95%) Java
3 26 (21.31%) R
4 16 (13.11%) MATLAB
5 14 (11.48%) C++
6 13 (10.66%) VBA
7 12 (9.84%) Perl
8 11 (9.02%) Python
9 10 (8.20%) C#
10 7 (5.74%) PL/SQL
11 5 (4.10%) C
12 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (33.61%) Degree
2 18 (14.75%) PhD
3 1 (0.82%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) HDFS
2 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.82%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 21 (17.21%) Oracle
2 19 (15.57%) Tableau
3 8 (6.56%) Google
4 7 (5.74%) Solace
4 7 (5.74%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.46%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.46%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.64%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.82%) HP
7 1 (0.82%) Cognos
7 1 (0.82%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.82%) MapR
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