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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £20,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+187.50% -66.66%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1157 1122 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.17% 90.70% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 686 755 795
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Algorithmic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Algorithmic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Algorithmic Trading Salary Trend in Glasgow

Algorithmic Trading
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) RMDS
1 2 (100.00%) C-shell
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) Dart
1 2 (100.00%) Solace
1 2 (100.00%) Thomson Reuters DACS

Algorithmic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Market Data Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C-shell
1 2 (100.00%) Dart
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) Solace