The table below looks at the statistics for Algorithmic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank - 32 29
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 1.92% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.44% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £40,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £20,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+175.00% -72.41%
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 Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 123 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 55.77% 78.85% 87.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 78 120
Average salary £50,000 £69,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.05% +20.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,320 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Algorithmic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Algorithmic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Algorithmic Trading Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Algorithmic Trading
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix

Algorithmic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) FX Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree