The table below looks at the statistics for Algorithmic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank - - 107
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-50.90% +57.14%
Algorithmic Trading
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
976 1314 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.13% 90.62% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 627 815 905
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £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 Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Algorithmic Trading Salary Trend in Edinburgh