Period
to 16 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Quantitative Strategist was - in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

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

Quant Strategist
UK
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1104 1195 -
Rank change year-on-year +91 - +1288
Permanent jobs requiring a Quantitative Strategist 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.001% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.001% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
UK median annual salary - - -
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 137,780 165,560 165,703
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 96.35% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 109,623 134,673 136,528
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Quantitative Strategist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Quantitative Strategist in the UK

Quantitative Strategist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Quantitative Strategist in the UK

Quantitative Strategist
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 Strategist within the UK over the 6 months to 16 June 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 +86 1 - -
England +66 1 - -

Quantitative Strategist Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, Quantitative Strategist 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 Quantitative Strategist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

Quantitative Strategist 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD