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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Algo Trading
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 101 - 112
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.51% - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Median salary £22,500 - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £57,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-53.04% +187.50%

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
1069 1359 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 90.13% 90.24% 85.09%
Number of salaries quoted 877 1033 1076
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Algorithmic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Algorithmic Trading as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Algorithmic Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Algorithmic Trading.

1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 10 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 10 (100.00%) C#

Algorithmic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 10 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 10 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#