The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quant Developer
Rank 821 784 731
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 81 92 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.086% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.091% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 66 74 132
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £91,750 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.38%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Developer
Top 11 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 19 September 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
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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 -29 81 £80,000 +14.28% 11
London -37 77 £81,250 +16.07% 11
City of London +3 29 £58,750 -16.07% 3
Cambridge - 2 £62,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £62,500 - 1
East of England - 2 £62,500 - 1
South East -18 1 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £62,500 -
Lincoln - 1 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -

Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 107 (66.88%) C++
2 101 (63.13%) Finance
3 73 (45.63%) C#
4 64 (40.00%) Front Office
5 61 (38.13%) Analytics
6 59 (36.88%) Degree
7 56 (35.00%) Mathematics
8 54 (33.75%) Java
8 54 (33.75%) Python
9 53 (33.13%) OO
10 50 (31.25%) Hedge funds
11 44 (27.50%) .NET
11 44 (27.50%) Derivative
12 43 (26.88%) Physics
13 42 (26.25%) Fixed Income
14 38 (23.75%) Banking
15 37 (23.13%) Windows
15 37 (23.13%) PhD
15 37 (23.13%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (21.25%) Linux
17 33 (20.63%) Risk Management
17 33 (20.63%) Computer Science
18 32 (20.00%) Investment Banking
19 26 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
19 26 (16.25%) Statistics
20 24 (15.00%) Monte Carlo Method
21 22 (13.75%) Software Engineering
22 19 (11.88%) DataSynapse
22 19 (11.88%) VBA
22 19 (11.88%) SQL

Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (8.75%) SunGard APT
2 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) HTTP
1 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.75%) SQL Server
1 6 (3.75%) KDB
2 4 (2.50%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.50%) Big Data
3 3 (1.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.88%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.25%) QlikView
4 2 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (7.50%) Maven
2 8 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.00%) Subversion
3 6 (3.75%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.75%) JIRA
4 4 (2.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
General
1 101 (63.13%) Finance
2 64 (40.00%) Front Office
3 38 (23.75%) Banking
4 32 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.13%) Legal
6 4 (2.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (27.50%) .NET
2 17 (10.63%) SciPy
2 17 (10.63%) NumPy
2 17 (10.63%) Pandas
3 13 (8.13%) Pyramid
4 5 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (3.13%) Murex Flex
5 3 (1.88%) WPF
5 3 (1.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.25%) Esper
6 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.25%) HTML
6 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.63%) STL
7 1 (0.63%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.63%) Spring
7 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.63%) LINQ
7 1 (0.63%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 56 (35.00%) Mathematics
2 50 (31.25%) Hedge funds
3 44 (27.50%) Derivative
4 43 (26.88%) Physics
5 42 (26.25%) Fixed Income
6 37 (23.13%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (20.63%) Computer Science
8 26 (16.25%) Statistics
9 18 (11.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (8.13%) Visualisation
10 13 (8.13%) Open Source
11 12 (7.50%) Equities
12 9 (5.63%) Equity Derivative
13 8 (5.00%) Credit Risk
13 8 (5.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 7 (4.38%) Market Risk
15 4 (2.50%) Grid Computing
16 3 (1.88%) GIS
17 2 (1.25%) Economics
18 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.13%) Windows
2 34 (21.25%) Linux
3 14 (8.75%) UNIX
4 9 (5.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (38.13%) Analytics
2 53 (33.13%) OO
3 33 (20.63%) Risk Management
4 26 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (15.00%) Monte Carlo Method
6 22 (13.75%) Software Engineering
7 19 (11.88%) Multithreading
8 16 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
9 10 (6.25%) Asset Management
10 9 (5.63%) Low Latency
11 8 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.00%) Stochastic Calculus
12 7 (4.38%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.38%) Data Analysis
12 7 (4.38%) Algorithmic Trading
13 6 (3.75%) Fund Management
13 6 (3.75%) Data Modelling
13 6 (3.75%) OOP
13 6 (3.75%) Investment Management
14 5 (3.13%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 107 (66.88%) C++
2 73 (45.63%) C#
3 54 (33.75%) Java
3 54 (33.75%) Python
4 19 (11.88%) VBA
4 19 (11.88%) SQL
5 10 (6.25%) C
6 8 (5.00%) R
7 7 (4.38%) F#
7 7 (4.38%) MATLAB
8 6 (3.75%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.13%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.50%) VC++
10 4 (2.50%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.50%) Perl
11 3 (1.88%) VB
11 3 (1.88%) VB6
11 3 (1.88%) Haskell
11 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.25%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 59 (36.88%) Degree
2 37 (23.13%) PhD
3 1 (0.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) EMIR
2 1 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.63%) UCITS
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.63%) TickIT
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.63%) MiFID
Vendors
1 19 (11.88%) DataSynapse
2 14 (8.75%) SunGard
3 12 (7.50%) Murex
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle
4 3 (1.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.63%) Reuters
5 1 (0.63%) Bloomberg
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