The table below looks at the statistics for Algorithmic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank - 110 113
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £20,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £20,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+175.00% -72.41%
Algorithmic Trading
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1308 1390 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.85% 83.79% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1083 1028
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Algorithmic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Algorithmic Trading across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Algorithmic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Algorithmic Trading across the Cambridge region.

Algorithmic Trading Salary Trend in Cambridge