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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank - 115 128
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.067% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.081% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £20,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £20,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+187.50% -66.66%
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
1187 1236 1493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.77% 82.35% 82.67%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1039 1259
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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