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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 839 883 819
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -64
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 64 45 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.039% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.047% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 59
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £104,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £21,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+132.55% -46.25%

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
92059 95447 88938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.18% 82.31% 80.08%
Number of salaries quoted 74661 76531 73298
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 2015 within the UK.

Quantitative Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Top 28 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 1 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 +51 62 £51,250 -4.65% 8
London +1 42 £50,000 -14.89% 5
City of London +17 11 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South East -5 10 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Berkshire -1 8 £60,000 - 1
South West -26 2 £50,000 +132.55%
North West - 2 £50,000 -
Manchester - 2 £50,000 -
Leeds +4 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire +4 1 £50,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire -8 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Devon -9 1 £50,000 +132.55%
West Midlands -12 1 £50,000 -
Reading -13 1 - - 1
Sale - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £50,000 -
Oxford - 1 £44,500 - 1
Plymouth - 1 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £44,500 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 (44.78%) Marketing
2 57 (42.54%) SQL
3 50 (37.31%) Finance
4 46 (34.33%) Data Mining
5 45 (33.58%) SPSS
5 45 (33.58%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (29.85%) R
7 38 (28.36%) Degree
8 37 (27.61%) Analytics
9 35 (26.12%) Oracle
9 35 (26.12%) Statistical Modelling
10 30 (22.39%) Clementine
10 30 (22.39%) Oracle Coherence
10 30 (22.39%) Campaign Analysis
11 29 (21.64%) Mathematics
12 27 (20.15%) Java
12 27 (20.15%) Statistics
13 24 (17.91%) Computer Science
14 22 (16.42%) E-Commerce
15 21 (15.67%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (15.67%) Big Data
16 20 (14.93%) Tableau
17 19 (14.18%) Risk Management
17 19 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (13.43%) Front Office
18 18 (13.43%) Data Integration
19 17 (12.69%) ETL
19 17 (12.69%) Visualisation
20 15 (11.19%) PhD
20 15 (11.19%) Data Modelling

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (22.39%) Oracle Coherence
2 14 (10.45%) SAS
3 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.49%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 45 (33.58%) SPSS
2 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.97%) Stata
4 5 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.21%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) Broadband
1 2 (1.49%) MVNO
2 1 (0.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.33%) Data Mining
2 30 (22.39%) Clementine
3 21 (15.67%) Big Data
4 11 (8.21%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.72%) Hadoop
5 9 (6.72%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.48%) Data Mart
7 6 (4.48%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.73%) OLAP
9 4 (2.99%) MS Access
10 3 (2.24%) Spotfire
10 3 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.49%) dBASE
11 2 (1.49%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.49%) QlikView
11 2 (1.49%) MySQL
11 2 (1.49%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) ClearCase
General
1 60 (44.78%) Marketing
2 50 (37.31%) Finance
3 18 (13.43%) Front Office
4 12 (8.96%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.48%) Retail
6 5 (3.73%) Banking
7 4 (2.99%) Games
8 3 (2.24%) iGaming
9 2 (1.49%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.75%) Back Office
10 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.75%) German Language
10 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (49.25%) Analyst
2 43 (32.09%) Data Analyst
3 30 (22.39%) Data Modeller
4 24 (17.91%) Developer
5 13 (9.70%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.21%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.46%) Data Scientist
8 9 (6.72%) Consultant
9 8 (5.97%) Product Manager
9 8 (5.97%) Front Office Developer
10 6 (4.48%) AWS Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Business Consultant
11 5 (3.73%) Architect
12 3 (2.24%) Data Architect
12 3 (2.24%) Report Analyst
12 3 (2.24%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (2.24%) Statistical Analyst
12 3 (2.24%) Database Developer
12 3 (2.24%) Performance Analyst
12 3 (2.24%) Performance Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.46%) Spring
2 6 (4.48%) Swing
2 6 (4.48%) Middleware
3 3 (2.24%) Web Services
4 2 (1.49%) .NET
5 1 (0.75%) Django
5 1 (0.75%) SciPy
5 1 (0.75%) NumPy
5 1 (0.75%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 45 (33.58%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (21.64%) Mathematics
3 27 (20.15%) Statistics
4 24 (17.91%) Computer Science
5 18 (13.43%) Data Integration
6 17 (12.69%) Visualisation
7 14 (10.45%) Physics
8 10 (7.46%) Algorithms
9 8 (5.97%) Economics
10 7 (5.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (5.22%) User Experience
11 6 (4.48%) Derivative
12 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
13 3 (2.24%) Data Extraction
13 3 (2.24%) Data Structures
14 2 (1.49%) NHS
14 2 (1.49%) Streaming Video
14 2 (1.49%) Fixed Income
14 2 (1.49%) Reference Data
15 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.21%) UNIX
2 7 (5.22%) Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.61%) Analytics
2 35 (26.12%) Statistical Modelling
3 30 (22.39%) Campaign Analysis
4 22 (16.42%) E-Commerce
5 21 (15.67%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (14.18%) Risk Management
6 19 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (12.69%) ETL
8 15 (11.19%) Data Modelling
8 15 (11.19%) Data Analysis
9 14 (10.45%) Statistical Analysis
9 14 (10.45%) Scrum
9 14 (10.45%) User Stories
10 12 (8.96%) Business Analysis
11 9 (6.72%) Product Management
12 8 (5.97%) Customer Engagement
12 8 (5.97%) Financial Modelling
12 8 (5.97%) SEO
13 7 (5.22%) Project Management
13 7 (5.22%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.54%) SQL
2 40 (29.85%) R
3 27 (20.15%) Java
4 15 (11.19%) MATLAB
5 12 (8.96%) Perl
6 11 (8.21%) VBA
7 10 (7.46%) Python
7 10 (7.46%) C++
8 7 (5.22%) C#
9 5 (3.73%) C
9 5 (3.73%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.49%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (28.36%) Degree
2 15 (11.19%) PhD
3 3 (2.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.22%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) Apache Flume
1 2 (1.49%) HDFS
2 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (26.12%) Oracle
2 20 (14.93%) Tableau
3 11 (8.21%) Business Objects
4 6 (4.48%) Google
5 5 (3.73%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.49%) Cognos
6 2 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.49%) MapR
6 2 (1.49%) BT
7 1 (0.75%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.75%) HP
7 1 (0.75%) Informatica
7 1 (0.75%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.75%) SAP
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
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Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago