The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Quantitative Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quant Analyst
Rank 930 957 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Analyst 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.001% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £77,500 - -
UK excluding London median 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
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 28 June 2016 within the UK.

Senior Quantitative Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 3 £77,500 -
London +18 3 £77,500 -
City of London - 2 £77,500 -

Senior Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Senior Quantitative Analyst 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 Senior Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) PhD
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Quantitative Finance
4 3 (50.00%) R
4 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (50.00%) Front Office
4 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Credit Risk
5 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) VBA
5 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Investing
6 1 (16.67%) Time Series Forecasting
6 1 (16.67%) Stata
6 1 (16.67%) Validation
6 1 (16.67%) SAS
6 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
6 1 (16.67%) Swaptions
6 1 (16.67%) Derivative
6 1 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative

Senior Quantitative Analyst 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Stata
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Front Office
3 1 (16.67%) Wholesale Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Quantitative Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Investing
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Stochastic Calculus
4 1 (16.67%) Time Series Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (50.00%) R
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (33.33%) Degree