Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quantitative Analysis
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 757 767 815
Rank change year-on-year +10 +48 +28
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 87 77 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 57 65 72
London median annual salary £53,000 £47,500 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.58% -25.78% +24.27%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £46,025
90th Percentile £80,000 £89,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year +17.78% -27.42% +24.00%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68732 68845 79948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.62% 90.63% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 52798 59247 67347
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Quantitative Analysis in London

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Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Quantitative Analysis in London

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Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Quantitative Analysis in London

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Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London +27 16 £65,000 -7.14% 3
South London +14 7 £53,000 +28.48%
West London +14 1 - - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for Quantitative Analysis.

1 56 (64.37%) SQL
2 38 (43.68%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (41.38%) Analytics
4 28 (32.18%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (32.18%) Marketing
5 26 (29.89%) Finance
6 25 (28.74%) Statistics
7 23 (26.44%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (24.14%) Python
9 20 (22.99%) Data Modelling
9 20 (22.99%) Degree
9 20 (22.99%) Data Quality
10 19 (21.84%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (20.69%) QA
11 18 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (19.54%) PL/SQL
12 17 (19.54%) Scrum
12 17 (19.54%) Dimensional Modelling
12 17 (19.54%) Data Mart
12 17 (19.54%) Kimball Methodology
12 17 (19.54%) User Stories
12 17 (19.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 16 (18.39%) Economics
14 15 (17.24%) Web Analytics
14 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
14 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
15 11 (12.64%) Algorithms
15 11 (12.64%) R
15 11 (12.64%) Data Mining
15 11 (12.64%) Java

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (10.34%) SAS
2 6 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.75%) SPSS
4 4 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.15%) EViews
5 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.15%) Stata
5 1 (1.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (19.54%) Data Mart
2 17 (19.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 11 (12.64%) Data Mining
4 10 (11.49%) Big Data
4 10 (11.49%) OLAP
4 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.05%) Star Schema
6 4 (4.60%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.45%) Apache Hive
7 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.15%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.15%) QlikView
8 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.15%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) JIRA
2 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.15%) Gradle
General
1 28 (32.18%) Marketing
2 26 (29.89%) Finance
3 7 (8.05%) Games
4 6 (6.90%) Banking
5 4 (4.60%) Advertising
6 2 (2.30%) Back Office
6 2 (2.30%) Front Office
7 1 (1.15%) Retail
7 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (77.01%) Analyst
2 24 (27.59%) Business Analyst
3 23 (26.44%) Data Analyst
4 17 (19.54%) Data Business Analyst
4 17 (19.54%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 17 (19.54%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
5 13 (14.94%) Digital Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Developer
6 10 (11.49%) SQL Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Qualitative Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Quantitative Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) SEO Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Digital Business Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Machine Learning Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (5.75%) Programmer
9 5 (5.75%) Quantitative Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (2.30%) STL
1 2 (2.30%) XML
2 1 (1.15%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 38 (43.68%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.64%) Algorithms
3 8 (9.20%) User Experience
4 6 (6.90%) Fintech
5 5 (5.75%) Fixed Income
5 5 (5.75%) NHS
6 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.60%) Equities
7 2 (2.30%) Blog
7 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.30%) Social Media
8 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.15%) Life Science
8 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Unix
3 2 (2.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Analytics
2 28 (32.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (28.74%) Statistics
4 23 (26.44%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (22.99%) Data Modelling
6 19 (21.84%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (19.54%) Dimensional Modelling
7 17 (19.54%) Kimball Methodology
7 17 (19.54%) Scrum
7 17 (19.54%) User Stories
8 16 (18.39%) Economics
9 15 (17.24%) Web Analytics
10 11 (12.64%) Business Analysis
11 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
11 10 (11.49%) Machine Learning
11 10 (11.49%) Mathematics
12 9 (10.34%) SEO
12 9 (10.34%) Wireframes
13 8 (9.20%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (9.20%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 56 (64.37%) SQL
2 21 (24.14%) Python
3 17 (19.54%) PL/SQL
4 11 (12.64%) Java
4 11 (12.64%) R
5 10 (11.49%) VBA
6 8 (9.20%) C#
7 4 (4.60%) C++
8 3 (3.45%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.30%) Scala
10 1 (1.15%) C
10 1 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) PhD
3 2 (2.30%) MBA
4 1 (1.15%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.99%) Data Quality
2 18 (20.69%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) IAS 39
3 1 (1.15%) IFRS
3 1 (1.15%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) Google
2 6 (6.90%) IBM
3 5 (5.75%) Tableau
4 2 (2.30%) Alteryx
4 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com