The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Quantitative Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quant Developer
UK
Rank 783 796 838
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 73 149 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 61 130 101
Median salary £85,000 £80,000 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £105,000 £115,000
UK excluding London median salary - £57,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +187.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Quantitative Developer in the job title.

Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer within the UK.

Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 within the UK.

Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Developer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 73 £85,000 +6.25% 13
London -1 72 £85,000 +6.25% 13
City of London +24 24 £90,000 +20.00% 3
South East - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Quantitative Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Quantitative Developer in the job title.

1 126 (67.74%) C++
2 117 (62.90%) Mathematics
3 103 (55.38%) Python
4 90 (48.39%) Finance
5 76 (40.86%) Degree
6 58 (31.18%) Hedge funds
7 56 (30.11%) Computer Science
8 55 (29.57%) C#
9 50 (26.88%) Front Office
10 49 (26.34%) Java
11 48 (25.81%) Physics
12 45 (24.19%) Derivative
13 42 (22.58%) Banking
14 39 (20.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 35 (18.82%) Analytics
16 32 (17.20%) Fixed Income
17 31 (16.67%) Quantitative Finance
18 29 (15.59%) SQL
18 29 (15.59%) R
19 28 (15.05%) OO
19 28 (15.05%) Risk Management
20 27 (14.52%) MATLAB
20 27 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
21 23 (12.37%) Algorithms
22 20 (10.75%) Multithreading
22 20 (10.75%) .NET
22 20 (10.75%) Software Engineering
23 19 (10.22%) Statistics
23 19 (10.22%) SDLC
24 18 (9.68%) VBA

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.61%) IPython
1 3 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Stata
2 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.76%) GitHub
2 3 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.30%) Data Mining
3 7 (3.76%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.69%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.61%) Big Data
6 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Subversion
2 2 (1.08%) Git (software)
General
1 90 (48.39%) Finance
2 50 (26.88%) Front Office
3 42 (22.58%) Banking
4 7 (3.76%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.15%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.08%) Back Office
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.75%) .NET
2 16 (8.60%) NumPy
3 12 (6.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 11 (5.91%) STL
5 10 (5.38%) Pandas
6 8 (4.30%) OpenGL
7 7 (3.76%) scikit-cuda
8 5 (2.69%) SciPy
8 5 (2.69%) WPF
9 4 (2.15%) HTML
9 4 (2.15%) WCF
10 3 (1.61%) J2SE
11 2 (1.08%) React
11 2 (1.08%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (0.54%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.54%) Celery
12 1 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (0.54%) Flask
12 1 (0.54%) HTML5
12 1 (0.54%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 58 (31.18%) Hedge funds
2 56 (30.11%) Computer Science
3 45 (24.19%) Derivative
4 39 (20.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 32 (17.20%) Fixed Income
6 27 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (12.37%) Algorithms
8 18 (9.68%) Equities
9 15 (8.06%) Market Risk
10 12 (6.45%) CUDA
11 11 (5.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 8 (4.30%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (3.23%) Credit Risk
13 6 (3.23%) Data Structures
13 6 (3.23%) Fintech
14 4 (2.15%) Client/Server
14 4 (2.15%) OTC Derivatives
14 4 (2.15%) Virtual Team
15 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.54%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.68%) Linux
2 15 (8.06%) Windows
3 14 (7.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (62.90%) Mathematics
2 48 (25.81%) Physics
3 35 (18.82%) Analytics
4 31 (16.67%) Quantitative Finance
5 28 (15.05%) OO
5 28 (15.05%) Risk Management
6 20 (10.75%) Multithreading
6 20 (10.75%) Software Engineering
7 19 (10.22%) SDLC
7 19 (10.22%) Statistics
8 16 (8.60%) Functional Programming
8 16 (8.60%) Market Making
9 15 (8.06%) Machine Learning
10 13 (6.99%) Systematic Trading
11 12 (6.45%) Investment Management
11 12 (6.45%) OOP
12 11 (5.91%) Economics
12 11 (5.91%) Stochastic Modelling
12 11 (5.91%) Validation
13 10 (5.38%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 126 (67.74%) C++
2 103 (55.38%) Python
3 55 (29.57%) C#
4 49 (26.34%) Java
5 29 (15.59%) R
5 29 (15.59%) SQL
6 27 (14.52%) MATLAB
7 18 (9.68%) VBA
8 11 (5.91%) Perl
9 9 (4.84%) F#
10 7 (3.76%) C
11 6 (3.23%) Ruby
12 5 (2.69%) JavaScript
13 4 (2.15%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.08%) VB
15 1 (0.54%) Haskell
15 1 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (40.86%) Degree
2 18 (9.68%) PhD
3 1 (0.54%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.99%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) IFRS
2 2 (1.08%) IFRS 9
2 2 (1.08%) MiFID
3 1 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.54%) EMIR
Vendors
1 2 (1.08%) Bloomberg
2 1 (0.54%) FactSet
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.54%) Solace
2 1 (0.54%) Sybase
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum £85000 + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: generous bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago