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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quant Developer
Rank 889 908 869
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Developer 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.003% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.003% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 12
Average salary £115,000 £100,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £38,500
% 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Developer over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 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
(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 -11 4 £115,000 +15.00% 2
England -15 4 £115,000 +15.00% 2
City of London - 1 £115,000 - 1

Senior Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
1 10 (71.43%) Front Office
1 10 (71.43%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) PhD
6 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Fixed Income
6 4 (28.57%) Pandas
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Hedge funds
6 4 (28.57%) SciPy
6 4 (28.57%) NumPy
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) KDB
7 3 (21.43%) Algorithmic Trading
7 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 3 (21.43%) Physics
7 3 (21.43%) Derivative
7 3 (21.43%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (21.43%) .NET

Senior Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) KDB
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) QlikView
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (71.43%) Front Office
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) SciPy
1 4 (28.57%) NumPy
1 4 (28.57%) Pandas
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) Esper
3 2 (14.29%) Pyramid
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) XSD
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Hedge funds
2 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (28.57%) Fixed Income
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
3 3 (21.43%) Physics
3 3 (21.43%) Derivative
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
5 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Algorithmic Trading
3 3 (21.43%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Systematic Trading
4 2 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 1 (7.14%) R
8 1 (7.14%) VBA
8 1 (7.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) ION Trading
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago