The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Quantitative Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Quant Developer
Rank 875 890 876
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Developer 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.003% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Average salary £127,500 £128,750 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.97% +28.75%
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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Quantitative Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Quantitative Developer
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
London +1 3 £127,500 -0.97%
England -4 3 £127,500 -0.97%
City of London - 1 £125,000 -

Senior Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Quantitative Developer in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Front Office
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) PhD
4 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (25.00%) Derivative
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics

Senior Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Quantitative Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) KDB
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Front Office
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSD
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (25.00%) Derivative
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) OOD
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) R
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PhD
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft