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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 831 864 824
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -40
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 62 43 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.037% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.045% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 40
Average salary £64,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £93,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,000 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+96.82% -21.25%

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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +26 62 £64,000 +28.00% 10
London +26 54 £64,000 +28.00% 6
City of London +15 6 £44,500 - 2
Wimbledon - 6 £69,000 -
South East - 6 £64,750 -
West Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
Surrey - 4 £62,000 -
Coventry - 3 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £62,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 £62,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £72,500 -
Feltham - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (52.14%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (49.57%) Analytics
2 58 (49.57%) SQL
3 57 (48.72%) Finance
4 56 (47.86%) Degree
5 52 (44.44%) Statistics
6 37 (31.62%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (29.06%) Marketing
8 29 (24.79%) Mathematics
9 24 (20.51%) MS PowerPoint
9 24 (20.51%) Relational Database
10 22 (18.80%) MS Excel
10 22 (18.80%) Games
10 22 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (17.95%) Visualisation
12 20 (17.09%) Statistical Analysis
12 20 (17.09%) Data Modelling
13 19 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (15.38%) VBA
14 18 (15.38%) Web Analytics
14 18 (15.38%) Tableau
15 17 (14.53%) Data Analysis
15 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
15 17 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (13.68%) Economics
16 16 (13.68%) Big Data
17 15 (12.82%) R
17 15 (12.82%) Scrum
17 15 (12.82%) SAS
17 15 (12.82%) Java

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (12.82%) SAS
2 2 (1.71%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (20.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 22 (18.80%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.98%) SPSS
4 5 (4.27%) MS Office
5 3 (2.56%) Stata
6 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.71%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) PaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) VoIP
1 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.85%) VPN
1 1 (0.85%) DNS
1 1 (0.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.51%) Relational Database
2 19 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (13.68%) Big Data
4 13 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 13 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.69%) Data Mart
6 8 (6.84%) OLAP
6 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 7 (5.98%) Apache Hive
8 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
9 4 (3.42%) Text Mining
10 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.56%) TimesTen
10 3 (2.56%) Essbase
10 3 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) NUnit
1 5 (4.27%) TeamCity
1 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (4.27%) Moq
2 1 (0.85%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
General
1 57 (48.72%) Finance
2 34 (29.06%) Marketing
3 22 (18.80%) Games
4 13 (11.11%) Banking
5 7 (5.98%) Front Office
6 5 (4.27%) Retail
7 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 78 (66.67%) Analyst
2 33 (28.21%) Business Analyst
3 13 (11.11%) Developer
3 13 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 13 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 9 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 9 (7.69%) Programmer
5 8 (6.84%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 7 (5.98%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (5.98%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.13%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.27%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Strategy Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) HTML
2 8 (6.84%) CSS
2 8 (6.84%) Web Services
3 6 (5.13%) WPF
3 6 (5.13%) .NET
4 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.27%) WCF
4 5 (4.27%) jQuery
4 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (4.27%) HTML5
4 5 (4.27%) Entity Framework
4 5 (4.27%) CSS3
4 5 (4.27%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (4.27%) Ajax
4 5 (4.27%) NHibernate
4 5 (4.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.85%) XML
6 1 (0.85%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 61 (52.14%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (44.44%) Statistics
3 29 (24.79%) Mathematics
4 21 (17.95%) Visualisation
5 16 (13.68%) Economics
6 13 (11.11%) Data Extraction
7 9 (7.69%) NHS
8 7 (5.98%) Mobile Games
9 6 (5.13%) Derivative
9 6 (5.13%) Physics
10 5 (4.27%) Hedge funds
10 5 (4.27%) Algorithms
10 5 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (3.42%) User Experience
11 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
11 4 (3.42%) Fixed Income
12 3 (2.56%) Equities
12 3 (2.56%) Data Integration
12 3 (2.56%) Oracle Exalytics
13 2 (1.71%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.71%) Windows
1 2 (1.71%) Linux
2 1 (0.85%) Android
2 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) Analytics
2 37 (31.62%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (17.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 20 (17.09%) Data Modelling
5 18 (15.38%) Web Analytics
6 17 (14.53%) Data Analysis
6 17 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (12.82%) Scrum
8 14 (11.97%) Process Improvement
8 14 (11.97%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (11.97%) Critical Success Factor
9 13 (11.11%) Business Analytics
9 13 (11.11%) Operations Research
10 9 (7.69%) Workflow
11 8 (6.84%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.84%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (6.84%) Kimball Methodology
11 8 (6.84%) User Stories
11 8 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 58 (49.57%) SQL
2 18 (15.38%) VBA
3 15 (12.82%) Java
3 15 (12.82%) R
4 13 (11.11%) C#
5 11 (9.40%) PL/SQL
6 10 (8.55%) C++
7 9 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 8 (6.84%) MATLAB
9 5 (4.27%) XAML
9 5 (4.27%) Python
10 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.56%) VB
10 3 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (47.86%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) PhD
3 1 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.97%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (15.38%) Tableau
2 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (5.13%) Google
5 5 (4.27%) Telerik
6 4 (3.42%) Oracle
7 3 (2.56%) Bloomberg
7 3 (2.56%) Fidessa
8 2 (1.71%) Omniture
9 1 (0.85%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.85%) Apple
9 1 (0.85%) Solace
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £42500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Care Quality Commission
Salary: £34,241 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Care Quality Commission
Posted: 25 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago