Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Quantitative Developer was £110,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Quant Developer
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1090 1088 1144
Rank change year-on-year -2 +56 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Quantitative Developer 60 109 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.062% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.064% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 57 102 133
England median annual salary £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £66,000 £65,500 £50,250
90th Percentile £132,000 £130,000 £115,000
UK median annual salary £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161257 170357 198528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130412 143799 166492
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

C++ Quantitative Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Quantitative Developer in England

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer in England.

Salary trend for C++ Quantitative Developer in England

C++ Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Quantitative Developer in England

C++ Quantitative Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Quantitative Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -51 60 £110,000 +10.00% 7
C++ Quantitative Developer
UK

C++ Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, C++ 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 across the England region featuring C++ Quantitative Developer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (73.33%) Finance
3 37 (61.67%) Mathematics
4 31 (51.67%) Banking
5 28 (46.67%) Front Office
6 26 (43.33%) Investment Banking
7 20 (33.33%) Python
8 17 (28.33%) Risk Management
9 16 (26.67%) C#
10 15 (25.00%) Degree
10 15 (25.00%) QA
11 14 (23.33%) Analytics
12 13 (21.67%) SQL
13 12 (20.00%) Linux
13 12 (20.00%) PhD
13 12 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
14 11 (18.33%) Algorithmic Trading
14 11 (18.33%) Java
15 10 (16.67%) Stochastic Calculus
16 9 (15.00%) STL
16 9 (15.00%) Validation
16 9 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (15.00%) Equities
17 8 (13.33%) Low Latency
17 8 (13.33%) Master's Degree
17 8 (13.33%) Quantitative Finance
18 7 (11.67%) Technical Analysis
18 7 (11.67%) Fintech
18 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (11.67%) Physics

C++ Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Multicast
1 2 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) KDB
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 44 (73.33%) Finance
2 31 (51.67%) Banking
3 28 (46.67%) Front Office
4 26 (43.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Back Office
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) STL
2 5 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (5.00%) HTML
3 3 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Equities
1 9 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (11.67%) Fintech
3 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.33%) Derivative
4 5 (8.33%) Hedge funds
5 4 (6.67%) CUDA
6 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.00%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.33%) Swaptions
8 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) Mathematics
2 17 (28.33%) Risk Management
3 14 (23.33%) Analytics
4 12 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 11 (18.33%) Algorithmic Trading
6 10 (16.67%) Stochastic Calculus
7 9 (15.00%) Validation
8 8 (13.33%) Low Latency
8 8 (13.33%) Quantitative Finance
9 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.67%) Physics
9 7 (11.67%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (10.00%) Market Making
10 6 (10.00%) OO
11 5 (8.33%) Asset Management
11 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 5 (8.33%) Machine Learning
11 5 (8.33%) Systematic Trading
12 4 (6.67%) Functional Programming
12 4 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (33.33%) Python
3 16 (26.67%) C#
4 13 (21.67%) SQL
5 11 (18.33%) Java
6 6 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Degree
2 12 (20.00%) PhD
3 8 (13.33%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Splunk
2 2 (3.33%) Bloomberg
2 2 (3.33%) Reuters
3 1 (1.67%) Murex