The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Quantitative Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quant Developer
Rank 901 968 973
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Developer 11 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 13
Median salary £105,000 £92,500 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £90,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £92,500 £109,000
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 - -

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Developer over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Quantitative Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +62 11 £105,000 +13.51% 2
London +50 10 £105,000 +13.51% 1
City of London +53 6 £105,000 +23.52%

Senior Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Senior 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 Senior Quantitative Developer in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 19 (79.17%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Degree
4 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 10 (41.67%) Mathematics
4 10 (41.67%) Physics
5 9 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (37.50%) Front Office
6 8 (33.33%) Python
6 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (29.17%) Banking
7 7 (29.17%) Derivative
8 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (25.00%) Hedge funds
8 6 (25.00%) Analytics
8 6 (25.00%) Low Latency
9 5 (20.83%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (20.83%) Quantitative Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Unix
9 5 (20.83%) OO
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) C
9 5 (20.83%) C#
10 4 (16.67%) .NET
10 4 (16.67%) OOD
10 4 (16.67%) SOA
10 4 (16.67%) Windows
10 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
10 4 (16.67%) Validation

Senior 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Front Office
3 7 (29.17%) Banking
4 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 3 (12.50%) Advertising
6 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) NumPy
2 3 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (4.17%) Pandas
3 1 (4.17%) SciPy
3 1 (4.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Mathematics
1 10 (41.67%) Physics
2 9 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) Derivative
5 6 (25.00%) Hedge funds
6 3 (12.50%) Credit Risk
6 3 (12.50%) Market Risk
7 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
7 2 (8.33%) Equities
7 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
7 2 (8.33%) Statistics
8 1 (4.17%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (4.17%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Analytics
2 6 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.83%) OO
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (20.83%) Quantitative Finance
4 4 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 4 (16.67%) OOD
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) Validation
5 3 (12.50%) Credit Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (12.50%) Proprietary Trading
5 3 (12.50%) Stochastic Calculus
6 2 (8.33%) Complexity Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Time Series Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 8 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) C
3 5 (20.83%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) R
4 3 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (12.50%) EMIR
1 3 (12.50%) MiFID
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k + top benefits
Posted: 11 days ago