The median annual salary for a Senior Quantitative Analyst was £135,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Senior Quant Analyst
England > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 616 642 673
Rank change year-on-year +26 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Analyst 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.008% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
London median annual salary £135,000 £77,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.19% -  
England median annual salary £135,000 £77,500 -
% change year-on-year +74.19% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34768 38299 43107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.76% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112495 145931 163630
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Senior Quantitative Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Quantitative Analyst in London

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Quantitative Analyst in London

Senior Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Senior Quantitative Analyst 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 London region featuring Senior Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Validation
3 5 (62.50%) Front Office
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 5 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (62.50%) MATLAB
3 5 (62.50%) Credit Risk
3 5 (62.50%) Market Risk
3 5 (62.50%) Stochastic Calculus
3 5 (62.50%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) MiFID
3 5 (62.50%) R
3 5 (62.50%) Credit Risk Management
4 4 (50.00%) Master's Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (50.00%) Physics
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Advertising
5 3 (37.50%) EMIR
5 3 (37.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (25.00%) Presales
6 2 (25.00%) Fintech
6 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) Analytics
6 2 (25.00%) CUDA
6 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
6 2 (25.00%) Basel III

Senior Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
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:

General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Front Office
3 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Credit Risk
1 5 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (62.50%) Market Risk
2 2 (25.00%) CUDA
2 2 (25.00%) Derivative
2 2 (25.00%) Equities
2 2 (25.00%) Fintech
2 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Validation
3 5 (62.50%) Credit Risk Management
3 5 (62.50%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 5 (62.50%) Stochastic Calculus
4 4 (50.00%) Physics
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Presales
5 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Economics
6 1 (12.50%) Greeks
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Finance
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) MATLAB
2 5 (62.50%) R
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) MiFID
2 3 (37.50%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (37.50%) EMIR
3 2 (25.00%) Basel III
London
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