Period
to 11 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Quantitative Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Quantitative Risk Management over the 6 months to 11 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quantitative Risk Management (QRM)
UK
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1064 - 1208
Rank change year-on-year - +1208 +42
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Risk Management 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% - 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 8
UK median annual salary £150,000 - £77,500
10th Percentile £125,000 - £52,625
90th Percentile £186,250 - £140,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Quantitative Risk Management 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 124,995 147,643 165,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.08% 91.84% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 98,753 117,492 130,872
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £84,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Quantitative Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Quantitative Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Quantitative Risk Management in the UK

Quantitative Risk Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Quantitative Risk Management in the UK

Quantitative Risk Management
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Risk Management within the UK over the 6 months to 11 November 2019. 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
London - 8 £150,000 -
England - 8 £150,000 -

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, IT jobs citing Quantitative Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Quantitative Risk Management.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) STL
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 8 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 8 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
1 8 (100.00%) Market Making
1 8 (100.00%) Quantitative Research
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Quantitative Risk Management
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:

General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 8 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 8 (100.00%) Market Making
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 8 (100.00%) Quantitative Research
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Degree