The table below looks at the statistics for Algorithmic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank 442 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £20,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+175.00% -72.41%
Algorithmic Trading
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16210 17276 17149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.14% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13741 13974 13446
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Algorithmic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Algorithmic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Algorithmic Trading Salary Trend in the South East

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Algorithmic Trading across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Algorithmic Trading Salary Histogram in the South East

Algorithmic Trading
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithmic Trading within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 8 £55,000 -
Algorithmic Trading
England

Algorithmic Trading
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (100.00%) Python
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) Hedge funds
2 8 (72.73%) Signal Processing
2 8 (72.73%) Machine Learning
2 8 (72.73%) Data Analysis
2 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) MATLAB
2 8 (72.73%) Algorithms

Algorithmic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) C++ Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Linux Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Fund Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Hedge funds
2 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
2 8 (72.73%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Data Analysis
1 8 (72.73%) Machine Learning
1 8 (72.73%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree