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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Algorithmic Trading
Rank 116 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% - 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% - 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-29.16% +41.17%
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
1468 1244 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.88% 78.09% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 1080 1268
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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

Algorithmic Trading
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Algorithmic Trading also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Algorithmic Trading.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) F#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming

Algorithmic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Algorithmic Trading also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Algorithmic Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) F#
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Littlefish FX
Posted: 15 days ago