The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Quantitative Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Quantitative Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quant Analyst
Rank 926 - 952
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Analyst 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £85,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Quantitative Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Senior Quantitative Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Analyst over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Quantitative Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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 - 4 £85,000 -
London - 3 £85,000 -
East of England - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £125,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Quantitative Analyst 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 Senior Quantitative Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) R
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
3 2 (40.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) PhD
3 2 (40.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (40.00%) Equities
3 2 (40.00%) Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (20.00%) XPath
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Stata
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) HTML

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Quantitative Analyst 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 Senior Quantitative Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IPython
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Stata
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (40.00%) Derivative
2 2 (40.00%) Equities
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
2 2 (40.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Investing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Time Series Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) R
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PhD
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Bloomberg