The average salary for a Quantitative Analyst in United Kingdom is £55,157.
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Job Description for Quantitative Analyst
Quantitative analysts are tasked with devising strategies for maximum efficiency when it comes to trading stock. They work closely with other mathematical professionals to continuously improve trading protocols and strategies, and must combine all the skills they've learned in school, including mathematics, finance, and computer skills, to maximize the profits of their business. Quantitative analysts create and edit analytical models, work closely with financial staff, research the best tools t…Read more
Quantitative Analyst Tasks
- Research and analyze market statistics to develop, test, validate, execute, and maintain analytical software programs and quantitative models.
- Perform risk analytics, loan pricing, and default risk modeling.
- Design tests and experiments to collect data and test new models and programs.
- Query, consolidate, and present data to senior management.
- Assist in the construction and execution of portfolio management.
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Popular Skills for Quantitative Analyst
C++ Programming Language
Skills in Financial Modeling, Python, Data Analysis and C++ Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Statistical Analysis.
Pay by Experience Level for Quantitative Analyst
An entry-level Quantitative Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £46,838 based on 30 salaries. An early career Quantitative Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £51,046 based on 106 salaries. A mid-career Quantitative Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £78,617 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Quantitative Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £90,057 based on 11 salaries.
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