The median annual salary for a Senior Quantitative Developer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Senior Quant Developer
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 916 941
Rank change year-on-year +65 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Developer 8 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.019% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.020% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 1
Median salary £85,000 £100,000 £150,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Quantitative Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Senior Quantitative Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Quantitative Developer in England

Senior Quantitative Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Quantitative Developer in England

Senior Quantitative Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Developer in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Quantitative Developer in England

Senior 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 Senior Quantitative Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +53 8 £85,000 -15.00% 1
Senior Quantitative Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Quantitative Developer in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) C++
2 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Python
4 9 (56.25%) Physics
4 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (50.00%) Degree
6 7 (43.75%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Banking
8 5 (31.25%) Front Office
9 4 (25.00%) Proprietary Trading
9 4 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
9 4 (25.00%) R
9 4 (25.00%) NumPy
9 4 (25.00%) Analytics
9 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
9 4 (25.00%) Ruby
10 3 (18.75%) Predictive Analytics
10 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 3 (18.75%) Functional Programming
10 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 3 (18.75%) .NET
10 3 (18.75%) Windows
10 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
10 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (18.75%) SDLC

Senior 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Front Office
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) NumPy
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
2 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
5 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
6 1 (6.25%) Derivative
6 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (6.25%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (56.25%) Physics
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (25.00%) Proprietary Trading
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Programming
4 3 (18.75%) Predictive Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Business Development
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (12.50%) Systematic Trading
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) R
5 4 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
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