The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quantitative Analysis
UK / England
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 785 885 902
Rank change year-on-year +100 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 66 59 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.082% 0.061% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.068% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 38
Median salary £62,500 £51,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.95% +5.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £74,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -10.11%  

Quantitative Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 72218 86612 90306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.31% 88.83% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59892 72750 73667
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Quantitative Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Quantitative Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Quantitative Analysis in England

Quantitative Analysis
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Quantitative Analysis in England

Quantitative Analysis
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis in England over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Quantitative Analysis in England

Quantitative Analysis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 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
London +79 56 £65,000 +20.93% 5
West Midlands +27 4 £31,250 -17.76% 1
South East +65 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire - 2 - -
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Quantitative Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 England region with a requirement for Quantitative Analysis.

1 78 (69.03%) Finance
2 67 (59.29%) SQL
3 53 (46.90%) Mathematics
4 46 (40.71%) Statistics
5 41 (36.28%) PhD
6 40 (35.40%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (32.74%) Degree
8 36 (31.86%) Analytics
9 28 (24.78%) Data Modelling
10 26 (23.01%) Java
10 26 (23.01%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (21.24%) Marketing
11 24 (21.24%) Big Data
11 24 (21.24%) R
12 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Excel
13 21 (18.58%) Computer Science
14 20 (17.70%) Python
15 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
15 19 (16.81%) Asset Management
16 17 (15.04%) SAS
16 17 (15.04%) Operations Research
16 17 (15.04%) Fintech
17 16 (14.16%) Data Analytics
17 16 (14.16%) Performance Tuning
17 16 (14.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 15 (13.27%) Data Analysis
18 15 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (13.27%) Mathematical Modelling
19 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (12.39%) Web Development

Quantitative Analysis
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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.04%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (14.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (8.85%) Stata
4 9 (7.96%) SPSS
5 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Advent Geneva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.24%) Big Data
2 10 (8.85%) Data Mining
3 9 (7.96%) Data Mart
3 9 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (7.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 9 (7.96%) OLAP
4 7 (6.19%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.19%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.65%) MySQL
6 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.77%) KDB
7 2 (1.77%) Tick Data
8 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.88%) Looker
Development Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (4.42%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.42%) JUnit
1 5 (4.42%) TestNG
2 3 (2.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.77%) Maven
General
1 78 (69.03%) Finance
2 24 (21.24%) Marketing
3 11 (9.73%) Front Office
4 7 (6.19%) Advertising
5 4 (3.54%) Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Games
6 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.77%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.88%) International Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.88%) Publishing
8 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (44.25%) Analyst
2 17 (15.04%) Consultant
3 15 (13.27%) Data Consultant
4 14 (12.39%) Analytics Consultant
4 14 (12.39%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 14 (12.39%) Developer
4 14 (12.39%) Java Consultant
4 14 (12.39%) Qualitative Analyst
4 14 (12.39%) Quantitative Analyst
4 14 (12.39%) Training Consultant
5 13 (11.50%) Process Analyst
6 12 (10.62%) Business Analyst
6 12 (10.62%) Data Business Analyst
6 12 (10.62%) Financial Analyst
7 11 (9.73%) Business Systems Analyst
7 11 (9.73%) Insurance Systems Analyst
7 11 (9.73%) Systems Analyst
8 10 (8.85%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.96%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 9 (7.96%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) Guice
1 5 (4.42%) JAX-RS
1 5 (4.42%) JAX-WS
1 5 (4.42%) Spring
1 5 (4.42%) Web Services
2 4 (3.54%) CSS
2 4 (3.54%) CSS3
2 4 (3.54%) HTML
2 4 (3.54%) HTML5
2 4 (3.54%) J2EE
2 4 (3.54%) JRuby
2 4 (3.54%) React
3 2 (1.77%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) D3.js
4 1 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.88%) JSON
4 1 (0.88%) OpenGL
4 1 (0.88%) Velocity
4 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.40%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (18.58%) Computer Science
3 17 (15.04%) Fintech
4 14 (12.39%) Algorithms
5 13 (11.50%) Fixed Income
6 6 (5.31%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.65%) Equities
8 2 (1.77%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.77%) Derivative
8 2 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.77%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.77%) User Experience
9 1 (0.88%) CUDA
9 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.88%) Life Science
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.88%) Photography
9 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.77%) Linux
1 2 (1.77%) Unix
2 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.90%) Mathematics
2 46 (40.71%) Statistics
3 36 (31.86%) Analytics
4 28 (24.78%) Data Modelling
5 26 (23.01%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (16.81%) Asset Management
7 17 (15.04%) Operations Research
8 16 (14.16%) Data Analytics
8 16 (14.16%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (13.27%) Data Analysis
9 15 (13.27%) Mathematical Modelling
10 14 (12.39%) Physics
10 14 (12.39%) Process Improvement
10 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (12.39%) Web Development
11 13 (11.50%) Critical Success Factor
11 13 (11.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (11.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 13 (11.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 67 (59.29%) SQL
2 26 (23.01%) Java
3 24 (21.24%) R
4 20 (17.70%) Python
5 14 (12.39%) MATLAB
6 9 (7.96%) PL/SQL
7 7 (6.19%) C++
8 5 (4.42%) Clojure
8 5 (4.42%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.42%) Kotlin
8 5 (4.42%) Scala
9 4 (3.54%) Groovy
9 4 (3.54%) Jython
10 3 (2.65%) Perl
11 2 (1.77%) C
11 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.88%) C#
12 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.88%) VB
12 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (36.28%) PhD
2 37 (32.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) Data Quality
1 9 (7.96%) QA
2 6 (5.31%) Basel II
2 6 (5.31%) IFRS
2 6 (5.31%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.42%) Tableau
3 2 (1.77%) Google
4 1 (0.88%) Advent
4 1 (0.88%) Alteryx
4 1 (0.88%) Charles River
4 1 (0.88%) Intel
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) SAP
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Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 20 days ago
West London
The Workshop
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 21 days ago