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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank 676 699 582
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -117
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 227 244 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.27% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 208 218 374
Median salary £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £103,250 £100,000 £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
79872 89595 96471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.94% 86.67% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 67651 74112 78795
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +19 224 £80,000 +3.22% 37
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
South East - 1 £55,000 -
Algorithmic Trading
UK

Algorithmic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 259 (51.19%) Java
2 219 (43.28%) Finance
3 206 (40.71%) Python
4 186 (36.76%) Linux
5 162 (32.02%) C++
6 148 (29.25%) Low Latency
7 144 (28.46%) Multithreading
8 141 (27.87%) Degree
9 131 (25.89%) Unix
10 130 (25.69%) Equities
11 122 (24.11%) Front Office
12 121 (23.91%) Banking
13 103 (20.36%) Hedge funds
14 100 (19.76%) Computer Science
15 92 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 90 (17.79%) FIX Protocol
17 84 (16.60%) Algorithms
18 78 (15.42%) SQL
19 76 (15.02%) Investment Banking
20 75 (14.82%) Agile Software Development
21 73 (14.43%) JavaScript
22 70 (13.83%) Software Engineering
23 67 (13.24%) C#
23 67 (13.24%) Electronic Trading
24 64 (12.65%) Oracle
25 59 (11.66%) Concurrent Programming
26 58 (11.46%) Risk Management
27 57 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
28 51 (10.08%) AngularJS
29 50 (9.88%) STL

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 17 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.17%) Apache
3 8 (1.58%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.59%) Confluence
5 2 (0.40%) IIS
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (0.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.99%) LAN
2 5 (0.99%) SAN
2 5 (0.99%) WAN
3 4 (0.79%) Multicast
4 3 (0.59%) Internet
5 2 (0.40%) SNMP
5 2 (0.40%) Wireless
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.13%) MongoDB
2 29 (5.73%) NoSQL
3 22 (4.35%) Big Data
4 19 (3.75%) SQL Server
5 12 (2.37%) KDB
6 11 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.98%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.19%) DB2
9 5 (0.99%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.40%) MySQL
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (5.93%) JIRA
2 29 (5.73%) Jenkins
3 27 (5.34%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.78%) Selenium
5 3 (0.59%) JMeter
5 3 (0.59%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.59%) NeoLoad
5 3 (0.59%) WebLOAD
6 2 (0.40%) Hudson
6 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) Bower
7 1 (0.20%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.20%) Maven
7 1 (0.20%) NUnit
7 1 (0.20%) QUnit
7 1 (0.20%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.20%) Subversion
7 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 219 (43.28%) Finance
2 122 (24.11%) Front Office
3 121 (23.91%) Banking
4 76 (15.02%) Investment Banking
5 18 (3.56%) Financial Institution
6 16 (3.16%) Games
7 1 (0.20%) Back Office
7 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 337 (66.60%) Developer
2 196 (38.74%) Java Developer
3 112 (22.13%) C++ Developer
4 73 (14.43%) Senior Developer
5 66 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 49 (9.68%) Analyst
7 44 (8.70%) C# Developer
8 36 (7.11%) Python Developer
8 36 (7.11%) Quantitative Developer
9 26 (5.14%) Linux Developer
10 23 (4.55%) Applications Support
11 22 (4.35%) C++/C# Developer
11 22 (4.35%) Support Engineer
12 21 (4.15%) C++ Quantitative Developer
12 21 (4.15%) Java Quantitative Developer
12 21 (4.15%) Lead Developer
13 18 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
14 17 (3.36%) .NET Developer
15 16 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
16 14 (2.77%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (17.79%) FIX Protocol
2 51 (10.08%) AngularJS
3 50 (9.88%) STL
4 41 (8.10%) Node.js
5 37 (7.31%) Spring
6 33 (6.52%) .NET
7 32 (6.32%) Akka
7 32 (6.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 27 (5.34%) J2SE
8 27 (5.34%) JMS
9 24 (4.74%) TIBCO EMS
9 24 (4.74%) Ultra Messaging
10 22 (4.35%) jQuery
10 22 (4.35%) NumPy
10 22 (4.35%) SciPy
11 21 (4.15%) WPF
12 19 (3.75%) HTML
13 18 (3.56%) HTML5
14 16 (3.16%) OpenGL
14 16 (3.16%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 130 (25.69%) Equities
2 103 (20.36%) Hedge funds
3 100 (19.76%) Computer Science
4 92 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 84 (16.60%) Algorithms
6 57 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (9.68%) Mathematics
8 39 (7.71%) Fixed Income
9 26 (5.14%) Market Risk
10 21 (4.15%) Physics
11 16 (3.16%) Derivative
12 14 (2.77%) Client/Server
13 12 (2.37%) Fintech
13 12 (2.37%) Statistics
14 9 (1.78%) Visualisation
15 7 (1.38%) Data Structures
16 4 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
16 4 (0.79%) Equity Risk
16 4 (0.79%) Private Cloud
17 3 (0.59%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 186 (36.76%) Linux
2 131 (25.89%) Unix
3 47 (9.29%) Windows
4 16 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.38%) Solaris
6 6 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.99%) AIX
7 5 (0.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.79%) SUSE
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (29.25%) Low Latency
2 144 (28.46%) Multithreading
3 75 (14.82%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (13.83%) Software Engineering
5 67 (13.24%) Electronic Trading
6 59 (11.66%) Concurrent Programming
7 58 (11.46%) Risk Management
8 49 (9.68%) DevOps
9 38 (7.51%) OO
10 29 (5.73%) Open Source
11 26 (5.14%) SOA
12 25 (4.94%) SDLC
13 24 (4.74%) Data Analysis
14 22 (4.35%) Machine Learning
15 21 (4.15%) Analytics
15 21 (4.15%) Software Architecture
16 18 (3.56%) Mentoring
17 17 (3.36%) Functional Programming
17 17 (3.36%) Integration Testing
17 17 (3.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 259 (51.19%) Java
2 206 (40.71%) Python
3 162 (32.02%) C++
4 78 (15.42%) SQL
5 73 (14.43%) JavaScript
6 67 (13.24%) C#
7 35 (6.92%) Perl
8 33 (6.52%) Bash Shell
9 23 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 21 (4.15%) MATLAB
10 21 (4.15%) Scala
11 16 (3.16%) C
12 13 (2.57%) R
12 13 (2.57%) Ruby
13 10 (1.98%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.38%) ES6
15 2 (0.40%) VBA
16 1 (0.20%) F#
16 1 (0.20%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 141 (27.87%) Degree
2 42 (8.30%) PhD
3 2 (0.40%) CCNA
3 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.36%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (0.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.79%) Docker
1 4 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (2.77%) Puppet
2 6 (1.19%) Apache Shiro
3 5 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.79%) Nagios
5 2 (0.40%) Ansible
6 1 (0.20%) Mesos
Vendors
1 64 (12.65%) Oracle
2 29 (5.73%) TIBCO
3 13 (2.57%) Sybase
4 8 (1.58%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.19%) HP
6 5 (0.99%) Fidessa
7 4 (0.79%) ION Trading
7 4 (0.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (0.79%) StreamBase
7 4 (0.79%) Syncfusion
7 4 (0.79%) VMware
8 3 (0.59%) Cisco
8 3 (0.59%) Citrix
8 3 (0.59%) Informatica
8 3 (0.59%) Reuters
8 3 (0.59%) Sun
8 3 (0.59%) Veritas
9 2 (0.40%) Infragistics
9 2 (0.40%) Solace
10 1 (0.20%) F5
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + bonus + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 100k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iKas International
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + excellent bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £88,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iKas International
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + excellent bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago