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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 859 819 847
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +28
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 45 52 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.048% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.060% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 40
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £102,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +8.43%

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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Quantitative Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Top 5 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 22 August 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
London -7 42 £47,500 - 6
England -22 42 £47,500 - 6
City of London -4 15 - - 1
Scotland - 3 £31,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £31,500 -

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 52 (60.47%) Marketing
2 49 (56.98%) SQL
3 43 (50.00%) Analytics
4 42 (48.84%) Finance
5 33 (38.37%) Statistics
6 26 (30.23%) Degree
7 25 (29.07%) SPSS
8 23 (26.74%) Economics
9 22 (25.58%) SAS
10 21 (24.42%) Project Management
10 21 (24.42%) Data Analysis
11 20 (23.26%) Computer Science
12 18 (20.93%) Retail
13 17 (19.77%) Python
13 17 (19.77%) Credit Risk
14 16 (18.60%) Financial Modelling
15 15 (17.44%) Statistical Modelling
15 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
15 15 (17.44%) Validation
15 15 (17.44%) Econometrics
16 14 (16.28%) Statistical Analysis
16 14 (16.28%) Marketing Strategy
16 14 (16.28%) Hedge funds
16 14 (16.28%) Portfolio Management
17 13 (15.12%) Google
17 13 (15.12%) Data Management
18 12 (13.95%) Business Analysis
18 12 (13.95%) Database Marketing
18 12 (13.95%) Marketing Intelligence
18 12 (13.95%) Predictive Modelling

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (25.58%) SAS
2 1 (1.16%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 25 (29.07%) SPSS
2 11 (12.79%) S-PLUS
2 11 (12.79%) Stata
3 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.16%) Magento
3 1 (1.16%) ION MarketView
3 1 (1.16%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) IPv6
1 2 (2.33%) Network Security
2 1 (1.16%) HSPA
2 1 (1.16%) LTE
2 1 (1.16%) xDSL
2 1 (1.16%) Broadband
2 1 (1.16%) LAN
2 1 (1.16%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.49%) QlikView
3 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.49%) Essbase
4 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.16%) KDB
5 1 (1.16%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.16%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 52 (60.47%) Marketing
2 42 (48.84%) Finance
3 18 (20.93%) Retail
4 10 (11.63%) Advertising
5 7 (8.14%) Front Office
6 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.81%) Banking
7 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.49%) Games
8 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (43.02%) Analyst
2 18 (20.93%) Consultant
3 15 (17.44%) Marketing Consultant
4 9 (10.47%) Data Analyst
4 9 (10.47%) Search Manager
5 8 (9.30%) Product Specialist
6 6 (6.98%) Quantitative Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) MI Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Marketing Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Product Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Product Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Commercial Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.49%) Business Consultant
9 3 (3.49%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.16%) Swing
2 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.16%) WCF
2 1 (1.16%) WPF
2 1 (1.16%) Spring
2 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (38.37%) Statistics
2 23 (26.74%) Economics
3 20 (23.26%) Computer Science
4 17 (19.77%) Credit Risk
5 14 (16.28%) Hedge funds
6 6 (6.98%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.81%) Market Risk
8 4 (4.65%) Fixed Income
8 4 (4.65%) Blog
9 3 (3.49%) Derivative
10 2 (2.33%) Equities
10 2 (2.33%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (2.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (2.33%) Mobile Games
10 2 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.16%) Data Extraction
11 1 (1.16%) FMCG
11 1 (1.16%) Open Source
11 1 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.16%) UNIX
1 1 (1.16%) Windows
1 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.00%) Analytics
2 21 (24.42%) Project Management
2 21 (24.42%) Data Analysis
3 16 (18.60%) Financial Modelling
4 15 (17.44%) Statistical Modelling
4 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
4 15 (17.44%) Validation
4 15 (17.44%) Econometrics
5 14 (16.28%) Statistical Analysis
5 14 (16.28%) Marketing Strategy
5 14 (16.28%) Portfolio Management
6 13 (15.12%) Data Management
7 12 (13.95%) Business Analysis
7 12 (13.95%) Database Marketing
7 12 (13.95%) Marketing Intelligence
7 12 (13.95%) Predictive Modelling
7 12 (13.95%) Regression Analysis
7 12 (13.95%) Marketing Analytics
7 12 (13.95%) Marketing Management
7 12 (13.95%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 49 (56.98%) SQL
2 17 (19.77%) Python
3 11 (12.79%) MATLAB
4 9 (10.47%) VBA
5 6 (6.98%) C++
6 5 (5.81%) R
6 5 (5.81%) C#
7 3 (3.49%) Java
8 1 (1.16%) Perl
8 1 (1.16%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (30.23%) Degree
2 11 (12.79%) CFA
3 4 (4.65%) MBA
4 3 (3.49%) IIBA
5 2 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (15.12%) Google
2 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.63%) Adobe
4 9 (10.47%) Coremetrics
5 5 (5.81%) Oracle
5 5 (5.81%) Business Objects
5 5 (5.81%) SAP
6 4 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.65%) LexisNexis
7 3 (3.49%) Huawei
8 2 (2.33%) Tableau
9 1 (1.16%) Facebook
9 1 (1.16%) Vertica
9 1 (1.16%) IBM
9 1 (1.16%) Sybase
9 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.16%) Reuters
9 1 (1.16%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.16%) Netezza
9 1 (1.16%) Omniture
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