Period
to 15 April 2021

The median annual salary for a C# Quant Developer was £150,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 April 2021.

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
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 811 953 1122
Rank change year-on-year +142 +169 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Quant Developer 33 18 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.017% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 17
10th Percentile £78,750 £14,250 £67,000
25th Percentile £81,875 £54,188 £80,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £150,000 £85,000 £95,000
Median % change year-on-year +76.47% -10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £200,000 £95,000 £112,500
90th Percentile £250,000 £109,250 £122,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 77,896 107,221 142,928
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.13% 95.38% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61,240 87,064 115,178
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,858 £38,000 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

C# Quant Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured C# Quant Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for C# Quant Developer in the UK

C# Quant Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# Quant Developer.

Salary trend for C# Quant Developer in the UK

C# Quant Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# Quant Developer over the 6 months to 15 April 2021.

Salary histogram for C# Quant Developer in the UK

C# Quant Developer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Quant Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 15 April 2021. 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
England +142 32 £150,000 +76.47% 6
London +118 32 £150,000 +76.47% 3

C# Quant Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 April 2021, C# Quant Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring C# Quant Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (75.76%) Finance
3 20 (60.61%) Portfolio Management
4 19 (57.58%) Analytics
4 19 (57.58%) C++
4 19 (57.58%) .NET
4 19 (57.58%) Derivative
4 19 (57.58%) Hedge funds
5 18 (54.55%) Black-Scholes
5 18 (54.55%) Fintech
5 18 (54.55%) .NET Core
6 15 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 13 (39.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (30.30%) Equities
8 10 (30.30%) Mathematics
9 8 (24.24%) Degree
10 6 (18.18%) Physics
10 6 (18.18%) Investment Management
10 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
10 6 (18.18%) AWS
10 6 (18.18%) Linux
10 6 (18.18%) Python
11 5 (15.15%) PhD
11 5 (15.15%) Front Office
11 5 (15.15%) Advertising
11 5 (15.15%) Validation
11 5 (15.15%) FINCAD Analytics
11 5 (15.15%) MiFID
11 5 (15.15%) Market Risk

C# Quant Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) AWS
2 4 (12.12%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
1 2 (6.06%) Redis
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) GitLab
General
1 25 (75.76%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Advertising
2 5 (15.15%) Front Office
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) .NET
2 18 (54.55%) .NET Core
3 2 (6.06%) React
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) Java EE
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Derivative
1 19 (57.58%) Hedge funds
2 15 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (39.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (30.30%) Equities
5 5 (15.15%) Exotic Derivative
5 5 (15.15%) Market Risk
6 3 (9.09%) Fixed Income
7 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
7 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Portfolio Management
2 19 (57.58%) Analytics
3 18 (54.55%) Black-Scholes
3 18 (54.55%) Fintech
4 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 10 (30.30%) Mathematics
6 6 (18.18%) Investment Management
6 6 (18.18%) Physics
6 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 5 (15.15%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (15.15%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (15.15%) Machine Learning
7 5 (15.15%) Model Validation
7 5 (15.15%) Stochastic Calculus
7 5 (15.15%) Validation
8 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
8 4 (12.12%) Statistics
9 3 (9.09%) Linear Algebra
10 2 (6.06%) Issue Tracking
10 2 (6.06%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) C++
3 6 (18.18%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Master's Degree
2 5 (15.15%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) Dodd-Frank
1 5 (15.15%) EMIR
1 5 (15.15%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft