The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Docklands, London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Algorithmic Trading
Rank 28 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.95% 2.58% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 3.94% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £75,000 £61,875 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -23.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 127 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 73.45% 65.46% 82.81%
Number of salaries quoted 110 110 192
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Algorithmic Trading
London

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
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Algorithmic Trading across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Algorithmic Trading Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Algorithmic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) UNIX
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) Banking
5 9 (69.23%) Investment Banking
6 8 (61.54%) Front Office
6 8 (61.54%) Equities
6 8 (61.54%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (53.85%) JUnit
7 7 (53.85%) Linux
7 7 (53.85%) HP
7 7 (53.85%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (53.85%) QA
7 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (46.15%) System Testing
8 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
8 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
8 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
9 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (30.77%) Confluence
10 4 (30.77%) JIRA
10 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
10 4 (30.77%) VBScript
11 3 (23.08%) VB
11 3 (23.08%) VBA
11 3 (23.08%) C++
11 3 (23.08%) Ant
11 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
12 2 (15.38%) Sybase
12 2 (15.38%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
3 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 3 (23.08%) Ant
4 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
5 2 (15.38%) Hudson
6 1 (7.69%) JBehave
General
1 10 (76.92%) Banking
2 9 (69.23%) Investment Banking
3 8 (61.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) QA Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Equities
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) UNIX
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) System Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
1 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) VBScript
4 3 (23.08%) VB
4 3 (23.08%) VBA
4 3 (23.08%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase