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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 806 846 852
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +6
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 74 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.031% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.037% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 63 26 36
Average salary £52,500 £75,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +46.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £46,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £115,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £53,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +95.45%

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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Quantitative Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Top 26 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 24 December 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
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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 +38 73 £48,750 -35.00% 2
London +11 48 £60,000 -27.27% 2
City of London +23 20 £62,500 +19.04%
South East -7 8 £45,000 -16.27%
Berkshire +11 5 £68,750 -
South West - 5 £45,000 -
Reading +6 4 £80,000 -
North West -11 3 £45,000 -
Manchester -13 3 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £45,000 -
Bristol - 3 £45,000 -
Leeds - 3 £45,000 -
Stockport - 3 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Kent - 2 £27,500 -
Devon - 2 £45,000 -
Plymouth - 2 £45,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £45,000 -
Brentford - 1 £70,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £27,500 -

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 51 (44.35%) Marketing
2 49 (42.61%) Finance
3 38 (33.04%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (32.17%) Analytics
5 36 (31.30%) SPSS
6 32 (27.83%) SQL
7 31 (26.96%) R
8 30 (26.09%) Data Mining
9 28 (24.35%) Oracle
10 26 (22.61%) Statistical Modelling
11 25 (21.74%) Oracle Coherence
11 25 (21.74%) Campaign Analysis
12 24 (20.87%) Clementine
13 18 (15.65%) Java
14 17 (14.78%) Statistics
15 16 (13.91%) Degree
15 16 (13.91%) Financial Modelling
16 15 (13.04%) Project Management
16 15 (13.04%) Retail
17 14 (12.17%) Front Office
17 14 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (11.30%) Google
18 13 (11.30%) Data Integration
18 13 (11.30%) Tableau
19 12 (10.43%) VBA
19 12 (10.43%) ETL
19 12 (10.43%) Web Analytics
20 11 (9.57%) Perl
20 11 (9.57%) Business Objects
20 11 (9.57%) Python

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 25 (21.74%) Oracle Coherence
2 9 (7.83%) SAS
3 2 (1.74%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 36 (31.30%) SPSS
2 8 (6.96%) Stata
3 6 (5.22%) MS Excel
4 5 (4.35%) S-PLUS
5 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.87%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.87%) MS Project
6 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.87%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.09%) Data Mining
2 24 (20.87%) Clementine
3 6 (5.22%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.48%) Big Data
5 4 (3.48%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.48%) QlikView
5 4 (3.48%) MS Access
6 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.74%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.74%) HBase
7 2 (1.74%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.74%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.87%) KDB
8 1 (0.87%) dBASE
General
1 51 (44.35%) Marketing
2 49 (42.61%) Finance
3 15 (13.04%) Retail
4 14 (12.17%) Front Office
5 9 (7.83%) Telecoms
5 9 (7.83%) Banking
6 5 (4.35%) Games
7 3 (2.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.87%) German Language
8 1 (0.87%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.87%) Billing
8 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (48.70%) Analyst
2 32 (27.83%) Data Analyst
3 23 (20.00%) Data Modeller
4 18 (15.65%) Developer
5 11 (9.57%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Search Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Front Office Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Architect
8 6 (5.22%) Consultant
9 5 (4.35%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Business Consultant
10 4 (3.48%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.61%) Quantitative Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Performance Analyst
11 3 (2.61%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (2.61%) Support Analyst
11 3 (2.61%) Applications Support
11 3 (2.61%) Report Analyst
11 3 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (2.61%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) Spring
2 4 (3.48%) .NET
3 2 (1.74%) NumPy
3 2 (1.74%) Pandas
4 1 (0.87%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 38 (33.04%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.78%) Statistics
3 13 (11.30%) Data Integration
4 11 (9.57%) Mathematics
5 10 (8.70%) Visualisation
6 9 (7.83%) Computer Science
7 7 (6.09%) Credit Risk
8 6 (5.22%) Hedge funds
9 5 (4.35%) Fixed Income
10 4 (3.48%) Social Media
10 4 (3.48%) Algorithms
11 3 (2.61%) Derivative
11 3 (2.61%) Data Extraction
12 2 (1.74%) Physics
12 2 (1.74%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (1.74%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (1.74%) NHS
12 2 (1.74%) Mobile Games
12 2 (1.74%) User Experience
13 1 (0.87%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.70%) UNIX
2 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.17%) Analytics
2 26 (22.61%) Statistical Modelling
3 25 (21.74%) Campaign Analysis
4 16 (13.91%) Financial Modelling
5 15 (13.04%) Project Management
6 14 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (10.43%) ETL
7 12 (10.43%) Web Analytics
8 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (9.57%) Portfolio Management
9 10 (8.70%) Line Management
9 10 (8.70%) Risk Management
10 9 (7.83%) Scrum
10 9 (7.83%) Data Analysis
10 9 (7.83%) Business Analysis
10 9 (7.83%) Campaign Management
10 9 (7.83%) Online Marketing
10 9 (7.83%) Search Engine Marketing
11 7 (6.09%) Performance Management
11 7 (6.09%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.83%) SQL
2 31 (26.96%) R
3 18 (15.65%) Java
4 12 (10.43%) VBA
5 11 (9.57%) Python
5 11 (9.57%) Perl
6 10 (8.70%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.48%) C#
8 2 (1.74%) C++
8 2 (1.74%) C
9 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (13.91%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) MBA
3 5 (4.35%) CFA
3 5 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Apache Flume
1 2 (1.74%) HDFS
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) Oracle
2 13 (11.30%) Google
2 13 (11.30%) Tableau
3 11 (9.57%) Business Objects
4 9 (7.83%) Adobe
4 9 (7.83%) Coremetrics
5 5 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (3.48%) BT
7 3 (2.61%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.74%) MapR
8 2 (1.74%) SAP
8 2 (1.74%) Cognos
9 1 (0.87%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.87%) Informatica
9 1 (0.87%) Netezza
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