The table below looks at the statistics for Algorithmic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Algo Trading
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £51,250 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-60.97% -8.88%
Algorithmic Trading
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 213 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.67% 93.01% 89.91%
Number of salaries quoted 131 193 229
Average salary £70,000 £78,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Algorithmic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Algorithmic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Algorithmic Trading Salary Trend in Canary Wharf