The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Algorithmic Trading
Rank - 157 153
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.062% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.079% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £55,000 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.56%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2963 2542 2423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 81.42% 78.82% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1995 1667 1665
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Algorithmic Trading
UK

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