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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 826 874 823
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -51
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 66 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.047% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.057% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 41
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £70,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £31,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+98.41% -37.00%

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
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Quantitative Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Top 10 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 31 July 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 +34 66 £57,500 +27.77% 11
London +35 56 £57,500 +27.77% 7
City of London +28 15 £57,500 - 2
South East - 6 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Coventry - 4 £62,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £62,500 - 1
Wimbledon - 2 £60,000 -
Feltham - 1 £40,000 -
Reading - 1 £55,000 -

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 67 (55.83%) SQL
2 63 (52.50%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (50.83%) Finance
4 58 (48.33%) Degree
5 57 (47.50%) Analytics
6 54 (45.00%) Statistics
7 44 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
8 40 (33.33%) Marketing
9 36 (30.00%) Mathematics
10 24 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 24 (20.00%) Visualisation
11 22 (18.33%) Relational Database
12 21 (17.50%) Tableau
12 21 (17.50%) Statistical Analysis
12 21 (17.50%) Games
13 20 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 20 (16.67%) Web Analytics
14 18 (15.00%) Big Data
14 18 (15.00%) Java
15 17 (14.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (14.17%) Economics
16 16 (13.33%) SAS
17 15 (12.50%) Data Modelling
17 15 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
17 15 (12.50%) Data Analysis
18 14 (11.67%) Operations Research
18 14 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
18 14 (11.67%) Process Improvement

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (13.33%) SAS
2 2 (1.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 24 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 20 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 11 (9.17%) SPSS
4 5 (4.17%) MS Office
4 5 (4.17%) Stata
5 2 (1.67%) S-PLUS
5 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.17%) SaaS
3 2 (1.67%) PaaS
3 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Broadband
1 1 (0.83%) VoIP
1 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.83%) VPN
1 1 (0.83%) DNS
1 1 (0.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (18.33%) Relational Database
3 18 (15.00%) Big Data
4 15 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (10.83%) Data Mining
6 11 (9.17%) Data Mart
7 10 (8.33%) OLAP
7 10 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 9 (7.50%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (2.50%) Apache Hive
11 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.50%) MySQL
11 3 (2.50%) Essbase
11 3 (2.50%) TimesTen
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (5.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.83%) NUnit
2 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.83%) Moq
General
1 61 (50.83%) Finance
2 40 (33.33%) Marketing
3 21 (17.50%) Games
4 12 (10.00%) Front Office
5 7 (5.83%) Banking
5 7 (5.83%) Retail
6 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.67%) German Language
8 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.83%) Back Office
9 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.83%) iGaming
9 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 78 (65.00%) Analyst
2 36 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (11.67%) Developer
3 14 (11.67%) Data Analyst
4 13 (10.83%) Data Scientist
5 9 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (4.17%) Programmer
8 5 (4.17%) Strategy Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) Commercial Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) AWS Developer
9 3 (2.50%) Statistical Analyst
9 3 (2.50%) Lead Business Analyst
9 3 (2.50%) Junior
9 3 (2.50%) Process Analyst
9 3 (2.50%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.00%) HTML
1 6 (5.00%) Swing
1 6 (5.00%) Middleware
2 4 (3.33%) Web Services
3 3 (2.50%) CSS
3 3 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.67%) .NET
4 2 (1.67%) WPF
5 1 (0.83%) jQuery
5 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.83%) HTML5
5 1 (0.83%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.83%) CSS3
5 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.83%) Ajax
5 1 (0.83%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 63 (52.50%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (45.00%) Statistics
3 36 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 24 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 17 (14.17%) Economics
6 13 (10.83%) Data Extraction
7 11 (9.17%) Physics
7 11 (9.17%) Computer Science
8 10 (8.33%) Derivative
9 9 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (6.67%) Algorithms
11 7 (5.83%) Mobile Games
12 5 (4.17%) NHS
12 5 (4.17%) User Experience
12 5 (4.17%) Data Integration
13 4 (3.33%) Fixed Income
14 3 (2.50%) Equities
14 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
14 3 (2.50%) Oracle Exalytics
15 2 (1.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.83%) Linux
2 2 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.50%) Analytics
2 44 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (17.50%) Statistical Analysis
4 20 (16.67%) Web Analytics
5 17 (14.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 15 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 14 (11.67%) E-Commerce
7 14 (11.67%) Operations Research
7 14 (11.67%) Process Improvement
7 14 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (11.67%) Critical Success Factor
8 13 (10.83%) User Stories
8 13 (10.83%) Business Analytics
8 13 (10.83%) Scrum
9 11 (9.17%) Business Analysis
10 10 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
10 10 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
10 10 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 67 (55.83%) SQL
2 18 (15.00%) Java
3 14 (11.67%) C#
4 13 (10.83%) PL/SQL
4 13 (10.83%) VBA
5 12 (10.00%) C++
6 11 (9.17%) R
7 7 (5.83%) Python
7 7 (5.83%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.33%) Scala
8 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.50%) VB
10 1 (0.83%) C
10 1 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 58 (48.33%) Degree
2 9 (7.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.17%) QA
2 4 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 21 (17.50%) Tableau
2 13 (10.83%) MicroStrategy
3 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.83%) Google
5 6 (5.00%) Solace
6 5 (4.17%) Oracle
7 4 (3.33%) Bloomberg
8 3 (2.50%) Fidessa
9 2 (1.67%) Omniture
10 1 (0.83%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.83%) Telerik
10 1 (0.83%) HP
10 1 (0.83%) Apple
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