Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Quantitative Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Quantitative Analysis over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quantitative Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 340 418
Rank change year-on-year +33 +78 +29
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 15 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.086% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.096% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 10
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27% -
10th Percentile £32,300 £50,375 £30,200
90th Percentile £79,500 £99,500 £72,875
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +33.33% -7.08%

Quantitative Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9128 10396 15326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.10% 89.42% 89.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8240 9472 13280
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £94,325 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Quantitative Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Quantitative Analysis in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis in the City of London.

Salary trend for Quantitative Analysis in the City of London

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Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Quantitative Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Quantitative Analysis.

1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) PhD
4 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Statistics
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) VBA
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) SAS
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Fixed Income
6 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
6 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (20.00%) Quantitative Research
7 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (13.33%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (13.33%) Fintech
7 2 (13.33%) Tableau
7 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (13.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Gradle
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Insurance Systems Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Qualitative Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Quantitative Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Business Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Data Scientist
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Digital
4 2 (13.33%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Fintech
4 1 (6.67%) Equities
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
1 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Statistics
3 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Quantitative Research
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (13.33%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) VBA
4 2 (13.33%) R
5 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) IAS 39
1 1 (6.67%) IFRS
1 1 (6.67%) IFRS 9
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Tableau