The first table below looks at the demand 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 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quant Developer
Rank 912 868 906
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Developer 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.007% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £95,000 £100,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +35.59%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114510 106080 119254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.67% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 92745 88267 102242
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 15 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior Quantitative Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Quantitative Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 15 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -31 5 £95,000 -5.00%
London -21 3 £95,000 -5.00%
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £95,000 -
East of England - 2 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -

Senior Quantitative Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 6 (85.71%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) PhD
4 2 (28.57%) Fortran
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) SunGard
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
4 2 (28.57%) Front Office
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
4 2 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (28.57%) SunGard APT
4 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
5 1 (14.29%) SciPy
5 1 (14.29%) NumPy
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Senior Quantitative Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SunGard APT
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Front Office
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) SciPy
2 1 (14.29%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
1 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Fortran
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SunGard