The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quantitative Analysis
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 861 911
Rank change year-on-year +28 +50  
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 50 62 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.063% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.071% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 31
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -17.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +43.75% -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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 78925 87582 97637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63638 73140 79819
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Quantitative Analysis in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Quantitative Analysis in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England +35 45 £62,500 +31.57% 10
London +18 39 £63,750 +27.50% 9
City of London +27 12 £63,750 -8.92% 2
South East +36 2 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
Halesowen - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +32 1 - -
Surrey +19 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Manchester -23 1 £52,500 +69.35%
North West -38 1 £52,500 +69.35%
West End of London - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Horley - 1 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for Quantitative Analysis.

1 75 (65.79%) SQL
2 74 (64.91%) Finance
3 45 (39.47%) Statistics
4 43 (37.72%) Mathematics
5 39 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (34.21%) PhD
6 34 (29.82%) Analytics
7 33 (28.95%) Degree
8 32 (28.07%) Python
9 30 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
10 29 (25.44%) Microsoft
10 29 (25.44%) R
11 26 (22.81%) Big Data
12 25 (21.93%) Marketing
13 22 (19.30%) SAS
13 22 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (19.30%) Data Modelling
14 21 (18.42%) Java
15 19 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 18 (15.79%) Machine Learning
16 18 (15.79%) Algorithms
16 18 (15.79%) Computer Science
17 17 (14.91%) Performance Tuning
17 17 (14.91%) Asset Management
17 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (14.04%) Data Analysis
18 16 (14.04%) Root Cause Analysis
18 16 (14.04%) Process Improvement
18 16 (14.04%) Critical Success Factor

Quantitative Analysis
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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (19.30%) SAS
2 5 (4.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 30 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (9.65%) Stata
4 9 (7.89%) SPSS
5 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) AdWords
2 2 (1.75%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.81%) Big Data
2 15 (13.16%) Data Mining
3 10 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (8.77%) Hadoop
4 9 (7.89%) Data Mart
4 9 (7.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 9 (7.89%) OLAP
5 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.26%) Apache Hive
7 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.51%) KNIME
8 4 (3.51%) STATISTICA
8 4 (3.51%) Text Mining
9 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.88%) Looker
10 1 (0.88%) MySQL
10 1 (0.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (4.39%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.39%) JUnit
1 5 (4.39%) TestNG
2 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
General
1 74 (64.91%) Finance
2 25 (21.93%) Marketing
3 12 (10.53%) Front Office
4 10 (8.77%) Games
5 7 (6.14%) Advertising
6 5 (4.39%) Banking
7 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.63%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.88%) International Banking
9 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (14.04%) Process Analyst
3 15 (13.16%) Qualitative Analyst
3 15 (13.16%) Quantitative Analyst
4 14 (12.28%) Business Systems Analyst
4 14 (12.28%) Data Scientist
4 14 (12.28%) Insurance Systems Analyst
4 14 (12.28%) Systems Analyst
5 13 (11.40%) Developer
6 12 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
6 12 (10.53%) SQL Analyst
7 11 (9.65%) Business Analyst
7 11 (9.65%) Data Analyst
7 11 (9.65%) Data Business Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) Consultant
8 10 (8.77%) Data Consultant
8 10 (8.77%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.89%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 9 (7.89%) Java Consultant
9 9 (7.89%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) Guice
1 5 (4.39%) JAX-RS
1 5 (4.39%) JAX-WS
1 5 (4.39%) Spring
1 5 (4.39%) Web Services
2 4 (3.51%) CSS
2 4 (3.51%) CSS3
2 4 (3.51%) HTML
2 4 (3.51%) HTML5
2 4 (3.51%) J2EE
2 4 (3.51%) JRuby
2 4 (3.51%) React
2 4 (3.51%) Velocity
3 3 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.88%) D3.js
4 1 (0.88%) Pandas
4 1 (0.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.79%) Algorithms
2 18 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 16 (14.04%) Fintech
4 13 (11.40%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.75%) BBC
5 2 (1.75%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.75%) Equities
5 2 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.75%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.75%) NHS
5 2 (1.75%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.88%) CUDA
6 1 (0.88%) Derivative
6 1 (0.88%) Handset
6 1 (0.88%) Life Science
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.88%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.75%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.47%) Statistics
2 43 (37.72%) Mathematics
3 34 (29.82%) Analytics
4 22 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (19.30%) Data Modelling
5 19 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (15.79%) Machine Learning
7 17 (14.91%) Asset Management
7 17 (14.91%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (14.04%) Critical Success Factor
8 16 (14.04%) Data Analysis
8 16 (14.04%) Process Improvement
8 16 (14.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (14.04%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 16 (14.04%) Wireframes
9 14 (12.28%) Physics
10 13 (11.40%) Economics
11 11 (9.65%) Data Analytics
11 11 (9.65%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 75 (65.79%) SQL
2 32 (28.07%) Python
3 29 (25.44%) R
4 21 (18.42%) Java
5 15 (13.16%) MATLAB
6 9 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.26%) Scala
8 5 (4.39%) Clojure
8 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.39%) Kotlin
9 4 (3.51%) C++
9 4 (3.51%) Groovy
9 4 (3.51%) Jython
10 3 (2.63%) VBA
11 2 (1.75%) C#
12 1 (0.88%) Julia
12 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (34.21%) PhD
2 33 (28.95%) Degree
3 13 (11.40%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (10.53%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) Data Quality
1 9 (7.89%) QA
2 6 (5.26%) Basel II
2 6 (5.26%) IFRS
2 6 (5.26%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.88%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 29 (25.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.14%) Tableau
3 5 (4.39%) Google
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe
4 1 (0.88%) Algorithmics
4 1 (0.88%) Alteryx
4 1 (0.88%) Omniture
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) SAP
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