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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quant Developer
UK
Rank 755 755 817
Rank change year-on-year
0 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 90 192 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 69 162 106
Median salary £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £105,000 £115,000
UK excluding London median salary - £66,250 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +231.25%

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
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £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 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Developer
Top 4 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 19 January 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 -35 90 £90,000 +12.50% 18
London -38 90 £90,000 +12.50% 17
City of London +36 42 £90,000 +7.46% 2
Mayfair - 2 - -

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 140 (68.97%) C++
2 120 (59.11%) Python
3 101 (49.75%) Finance
4 92 (45.32%) Mathematics
5 85 (41.87%) Degree
6 69 (33.99%) Hedge funds
7 66 (32.51%) C#
8 62 (30.54%) Computer Science
9 56 (27.59%) Physics
10 50 (24.63%) Java
11 49 (24.14%) Front Office
11 49 (24.14%) Derivative
12 48 (23.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 42 (20.69%) Banking
14 39 (19.21%) Analytics
15 31 (15.27%) Risk Management
16 30 (14.78%) OO
16 30 (14.78%) Software Engineering
16 30 (14.78%) Quantitative Finance
16 30 (14.78%) Algorithms
17 29 (14.29%) Fixed Income
17 29 (14.29%) Equities
18 27 (13.30%) SQL
18 27 (13.30%) Statistics
19 26 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (11.33%) Functional Programming
20 23 (11.33%) Multithreading
20 23 (11.33%) MATLAB
21 22 (10.84%) Linux
21 22 (10.84%) R

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 2 (0.99%) IPython
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.45%) GitHub
2 3 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.91%) Data Mining
2 10 (4.93%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.97%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.48%) Big Data
7 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.99%) Sybase IQ
8 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (5.42%) Subversion
2 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.49%) Maven
General
1 101 (49.75%) Finance
2 49 (24.14%) Front Office
3 42 (20.69%) Banking
4 9 (4.43%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Advertising
5 2 (0.99%) Back Office
5 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.99%) French Language
5 2 (0.99%) German Language
5 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.85%) .NET
2 17 (8.37%) NumPy
3 16 (7.88%) STL
4 15 (7.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (5.91%) OpenGL
6 10 (4.93%) Pandas
7 7 (3.45%) scikit-cuda
8 6 (2.96%) SciPy
8 6 (2.96%) WPF
9 4 (1.97%) HTML
9 4 (1.97%) WCF
10 3 (1.48%) J2SE
11 2 (0.99%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.99%) React
11 2 (0.99%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (0.49%) Celery
12 1 (0.49%) Esper
12 1 (0.49%) Flask
12 1 (0.49%) HTML5
12 1 (0.49%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 92 (45.32%) Mathematics
2 69 (33.99%) Hedge funds
3 62 (30.54%) Computer Science
4 56 (27.59%) Physics
5 49 (24.14%) Derivative
6 48 (23.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 30 (14.78%) Algorithms
8 29 (14.29%) Equities
8 29 (14.29%) Fixed Income
9 27 (13.30%) Statistics
10 26 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (9.85%) Market Risk
12 15 (7.39%) CUDA
13 13 (6.40%) Visualisation
14 11 (5.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 9 (4.43%) Credit Risk
15 9 (4.43%) Equity Derivative
16 8 (3.94%) Data Structures
17 7 (3.45%) Economics
17 7 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.84%) Linux
2 21 (10.34%) Windows
3 16 (7.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.21%) Analytics
2 31 (15.27%) Risk Management
3 30 (14.78%) OO
3 30 (14.78%) Quantitative Finance
3 30 (14.78%) Software Engineering
4 23 (11.33%) Functional Programming
4 23 (11.33%) Multithreading
5 22 (10.84%) SDLC
6 20 (9.85%) Market Making
7 18 (8.87%) Machine Learning
8 17 (8.37%) Investment Management
9 15 (7.39%) Statistical Analysis
10 14 (6.90%) OOP
11 13 (6.40%) Systematic Trading
12 12 (5.91%) Low Latency
13 11 (5.42%) Stochastic Modelling
14 9 (4.43%) Stochastic Calculus
14 9 (4.43%) Validation
15 8 (3.94%) RAD
16 7 (3.45%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 140 (68.97%) C++
2 120 (59.11%) Python
3 66 (32.51%) C#
4 50 (24.63%) Java
5 27 (13.30%) SQL
6 23 (11.33%) MATLAB
7 22 (10.84%) R
8 19 (9.36%) VBA
9 13 (6.40%) Perl
10 9 (4.43%) C
10 9 (4.43%) F#
11 6 (2.96%) Ruby
12 5 (2.46%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.46%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.46%) VB
13 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 85 (41.87%) Degree
2 10 (4.93%) PhD
3 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.39%) QA
2 3 (1.48%) MiFID
3 2 (0.99%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.99%) EMIR
Vendors
1 3 (1.48%) Sybase
2 2 (0.99%) Bloomberg
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.49%) FactSet
3 1 (0.49%) Solace
West London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + LTI + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + LTI + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £6000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + PnL + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £75000 - £130000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
iKas international
Salary: £95,000 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago