The table below looks at the statistics for Algorithmic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Algo Trading
Rank - - 159
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -22.72%
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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2742 3107 2637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.77% 84.43% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 2099 1721
Average salary £43,913 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.32% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Algorithmic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Algorithmic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Algorithmic Trading Salary Trend in Scotland