The table below looks at the statistics for Algorithmic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank 696 671 650
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -21
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 201 277 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 183 243 303
Median salary £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - £42,500
Algorithmic Trading
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80670 89400 93984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.88% 87.17% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68210 74019 76500
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Algorithmic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in England

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

Algorithmic Trading Salary Trend in England

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Algorithmic Trading across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Algorithmic Trading Salary Histogram in England

Algorithmic Trading
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithmic Trading within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 199 £80,000 - 30
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Algorithmic Trading
UK

Algorithmic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Algorithmic Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Algorithmic Trading.

1 256 (51.72%) Java
2 210 (42.42%) Finance
3 195 (39.39%) Python
4 166 (33.54%) Linux
5 141 (28.48%) C++
6 140 (28.28%) Multithreading
7 139 (28.08%) Low Latency
8 132 (26.67%) Unix
9 131 (26.46%) Degree
10 130 (26.26%) Banking
11 123 (24.85%) Equities
12 110 (22.22%) Front Office
13 97 (19.60%) Hedge funds
14 88 (17.78%) Computer Science
15 87 (17.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 82 (16.57%) JavaScript
17 80 (16.16%) FIX Protocol
18 78 (15.76%) Investment Banking
18 78 (15.76%) SQL
19 77 (15.56%) Electronic Trading
20 75 (15.15%) Algorithms
21 71 (14.34%) Oracle
22 69 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
23 67 (13.54%) C#
24 57 (11.52%) Mathematics
24 57 (11.52%) AngularJS
25 55 (11.11%) Software Engineering
26 54 (10.91%) Risk Management
26 54 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
27 52 (10.51%) Concurrent Programming

Algorithmic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (1.82%) Apache
3 8 (1.62%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.61%) Confluence
6 2 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Maple
1 2 (0.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.21%) Multicast
1 6 (1.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.01%) Internet
3 4 (0.81%) LAN
3 4 (0.81%) WAN
4 3 (0.61%) SAN
5 2 (0.40%) SNMP
5 2 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.66%) MongoDB
2 26 (5.25%) NoSQL
3 22 (4.44%) Big Data
4 20 (4.04%) KDB
5 14 (2.83%) SQL Server
6 11 (2.22%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.21%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.21%) DB2
8 5 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.01%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.40%) MySQL
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.20%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 33 (6.67%) JIRA
2 26 (5.25%) Jenkins
3 24 (4.85%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.01%) Selenium
5 3 (0.61%) JMeter
5 3 (0.61%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.61%) NeoLoad
5 3 (0.61%) NUnit
5 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.61%) WebLOAD
6 2 (0.40%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.40%) Hudson
6 2 (0.40%) Subversion
6 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.20%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.20%) QUnit
7 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 210 (42.42%) Finance
2 130 (26.26%) Banking
3 110 (22.22%) Front Office
4 78 (15.76%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.84%) Financial Institution
6 17 (3.43%) Games
7 3 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 324 (65.45%) Developer
2 206 (41.62%) Java Developer
3 90 (18.18%) C++ Developer
4 76 (15.35%) Senior Developer
5 70 (14.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 51 (10.30%) Analyst
7 44 (8.89%) C# Developer
8 34 (6.87%) Python Developer
9 27 (5.45%) Quantitative Developer
10 23 (4.65%) Applications Support
10 23 (4.65%) Support Engineer
11 20 (4.04%) Lead Developer
11 20 (4.04%) Linux Developer
12 19 (3.84%) JavaScript Developer
13 18 (3.64%) C++/C# Developer
14 17 (3.43%) C++ Quantitative Developer
14 17 (3.43%) Java Quantitative Developer
15 16 (3.23%) .NET Developer
15 16 (3.23%) Angular Developer
15 16 (3.23%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (16.16%) FIX Protocol
2 57 (11.52%) AngularJS
3 48 (9.70%) Node.js
4 40 (8.08%) STL
5 37 (7.47%) .NET
6 31 (6.26%) Spring
7 28 (5.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 27 (5.45%) J2SE
8 27 (5.45%) JMS
9 25 (5.05%) Akka
9 25 (5.05%) Ultra Messaging
10 23 (4.65%) TIBCO EMS
11 20 (4.04%) jQuery
12 19 (3.84%) WPF
13 18 (3.64%) HTML
14 17 (3.43%) NumPy
14 17 (3.43%) SciPy
15 16 (3.23%) HTML5
16 14 (2.83%) OpenGL
16 14 (2.83%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 123 (24.85%) Equities
2 97 (19.60%) Hedge funds
3 88 (17.78%) Computer Science
4 87 (17.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 75 (15.15%) Algorithms
6 57 (11.52%) Mathematics
7 54 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (8.89%) Fixed Income
9 25 (5.05%) Physics
10 23 (4.65%) Market Risk
11 22 (4.44%) Derivative
12 13 (2.63%) Client/Server
12 13 (2.63%) Fintech
13 12 (2.42%) Statistics
14 7 (1.41%) Visualisation
15 5 (1.01%) Data Structures
16 4 (0.81%) Contract for Difference
16 4 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
16 4 (0.81%) Equity Risk
16 4 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 166 (33.54%) Linux
2 132 (26.67%) Unix
3 47 (9.49%) Windows
4 16 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.41%) Solaris
6 6 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.01%) AIX
7 5 (1.01%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.81%) SUSE
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (28.28%) Multithreading
2 139 (28.08%) Low Latency
3 77 (15.56%) Electronic Trading
4 69 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 54 (10.91%) Risk Management
7 52 (10.51%) Concurrent Programming
8 43 (8.69%) DevOps
9 39 (7.88%) OO
10 28 (5.66%) SDLC
11 24 (4.85%) Open Source
12 23 (4.65%) SOA
13 22 (4.44%) Data Analysis
14 20 (4.04%) Analytics
14 20 (4.04%) Machine Learning
14 20 (4.04%) Software Architecture
15 17 (3.43%) Integration Testing
16 16 (3.23%) Mentoring
16 16 (3.23%) Proprietary Trading
17 15 (3.03%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 256 (51.72%) Java
2 195 (39.39%) Python
3 141 (28.48%) C++
4 82 (16.57%) JavaScript
5 78 (15.76%) SQL
6 67 (13.54%) C#
7 38 (7.68%) Perl
8 31 (6.26%) Bash Shell
9 23 (4.65%) PowerShell
10 20 (4.04%) MATLAB
11 17 (3.43%) R
11 17 (3.43%) Scala
12 13 (2.63%) C
12 13 (2.63%) Ruby
13 10 (2.02%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.61%) ES6
15 2 (0.40%) Fortran
15 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.40%) VBA
16 1 (0.20%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 131 (26.46%) Degree
2 37 (7.47%) PhD
3 2 (0.40%) CCNA
3 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.04%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) MiFID
2 2 (0.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.20%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.81%) Docker
1 4 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.42%) Puppet
2 4 (0.81%) Nagios
3 3 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.40%) Ansible
4 2 (0.40%) Apache Shiro
5 1 (0.20%) Mesos
Vendors
1 71 (14.34%) Oracle
2 37 (7.47%) TIBCO
3 11 (2.22%) Sybase
4 6 (1.21%) HP
5 4 (0.81%) Red Hat
5 4 (0.81%) StreamBase
5 4 (0.81%) Syncfusion
5 4 (0.81%) VMware
6 3 (0.61%) Citrix
6 3 (0.61%) Fidessa
6 3 (0.61%) Informatica
6 3 (0.61%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.61%) Reuters
6 3 (0.61%) Sun
6 3 (0.61%) Veritas
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco
7 2 (0.40%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.40%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.20%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.20%) Google
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
iKas International
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + excellent bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £85,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £85k + bonus + benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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