The first table below looks at the demand for the Quantitative Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quantitative Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Developer
Rank 825 777 743
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 71 95 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.087% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.092% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 40 72 126
Average salary £82,500 £87,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £55,000 £60,250
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £111,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £92,500 -
% change year-on-year
-32.43% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110056 102864 113144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.39% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90099 85610 97163
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 14 July 2014 within the UK.

Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Developer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 July 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
(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 -47 71 £82,500 -5.71% 8
London -71 60 £85,000 - 8
City of London +14 22 £83,750 -4.28% 2
Cambridgeshire - 10 £62,500 -
Cambridge - 10 £62,500 -
East of England - 10 £62,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £85,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £62,500 -
South East - 1 £62,500 -

Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Quantitative Developer in their job title 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 with Quantitative Developer in their job title.

1 135 (74.18%) C++
2 120 (65.93%) Finance
3 86 (47.25%) Analytics
4 76 (41.76%) Hedge funds
5 74 (40.66%) C#
6 73 (40.11%) Degree
7 71 (39.01%) Front Office
8 66 (36.26%) OO
9 58 (31.87%) Python
9 58 (31.87%) Mathematics
10 54 (29.67%) Java
11 53 (29.12%) Risk Management
12 51 (28.02%) PhD
13 49 (26.92%) Fixed Income
13 49 (26.92%) Derivative
14 41 (22.53%) Banking
15 40 (21.98%) Linux
16 39 (21.43%) .NET
17 38 (20.88%) Monte Carlo Method
18 35 (19.23%) Financial Modelling
19 32 (17.58%) SunGard APT
19 32 (17.58%) SunGard
20 31 (17.03%) Investment Banking
21 29 (15.93%) Statistics
22 28 (15.38%) Multithreading
23 27 (14.84%) SQL
24 25 (13.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 25 (13.74%) Physics
25 21 (11.54%) Software Engineering
26 20 (10.99%) Computer Science

Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Quantitative Developer in their job title 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 with Quantitative Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (17.58%) SunGard APT
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) HTTP
2 3 (1.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.04%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.20%) Big Data
5 3 (1.65%) KDB
5 3 (1.65%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.10%) QlikView
6 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (8.24%) Maven
2 7 (3.85%) JUnit
2 7 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.75%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.75%) Subversion
3 5 (2.75%) JIRA
General
1 120 (65.93%) Finance
2 71 (39.01%) Front Office
3 41 (22.53%) Banking
4 31 (17.03%) Investment Banking
5 11 (6.04%) Legal
6 7 (3.85%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.55%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) French Language
8 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.43%) .NET
2 17 (9.34%) SciPy
2 17 (9.34%) NumPy
3 12 (6.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 8 (4.40%) STL
5 7 (3.85%) Django
6 6 (3.30%) WPF
7 4 (2.20%) Murex Flex
8 3 (1.65%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.65%) Esper
9 2 (1.10%) Qt
9 2 (1.10%) WCF
9 2 (1.10%) XML
9 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.55%) Web Services
10 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 76 (41.76%) Hedge funds
2 58 (31.87%) Mathematics
3 49 (26.92%) Fixed Income
3 49 (26.92%) Derivative
4 29 (15.93%) Statistics
5 25 (13.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (13.74%) Physics
6 20 (10.99%) Computer Science
6 20 (10.99%) Visualisation
7 15 (8.24%) Open Source
8 14 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
8 14 (7.69%) Grid Computing
9 11 (6.04%) Equities
10 10 (5.49%) Credit Risk
11 5 (2.75%) Market Risk
11 5 (2.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (1.10%) Economics
12 2 (1.10%) CUDA
12 2 (1.10%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.98%) Linux
2 20 (10.99%) Windows
3 12 (6.59%) UNIX
4 5 (2.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (47.25%) Analytics
2 66 (36.26%) OO
3 53 (29.12%) Risk Management
4 38 (20.88%) Monte Carlo Method
5 35 (19.23%) Financial Modelling
6 28 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 21 (11.54%) Software Engineering
8 15 (8.24%) Stochastic Calculus
9 14 (7.69%) Asset Management
10 12 (6.59%) Low Latency
11 11 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (5.49%) Investment Management
13 9 (4.95%) RAD
14 8 (4.40%) Data Modelling
15 7 (3.85%) E-Commerce
15 7 (3.85%) Fund Management
15 7 (3.85%) Algorithmic Trading
16 6 (3.30%) Validation
17 4 (2.20%) Data Analysis
17 4 (2.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (74.18%) C++
2 74 (40.66%) C#
3 58 (31.87%) Python
4 54 (29.67%) Java
5 27 (14.84%) SQL
6 18 (9.89%) VBA
7 15 (8.24%) C
8 9 (4.95%) F#
9 7 (3.85%) Perl
10 5 (2.75%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.20%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.20%) R
11 4 (2.20%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.65%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.65%) VB
12 3 (1.65%) VB6
12 3 (1.65%) Haskell
13 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.10%) Fortran
13 2 (1.10%) VC++
Qualifications
1 73 (40.11%) Degree
2 51 (28.02%) PhD
3 3 (1.65%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) EMIR
2 1 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.55%) UCITS
2 1 (0.55%) MiFID
Vendors
1 32 (17.58%) SunGard
2 8 (4.40%) Oracle
3 5 (2.75%) DataSynapse
3 5 (2.75%) Murex
4 2 (1.10%) Sybase
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £800.00 - £999.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago