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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank 417 - 488
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.006% - 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £55,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - £42,500
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
15531 18147 19560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.48% 85.29% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13038 14517 15608
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median 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 £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithmic Trading within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Algorithmic Trading
England

Algorithmic Trading
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for Algorithmic Trading.

1 21 (100.00%) Python
1 21 (100.00%) C++
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
1 21 (100.00%) Hedge funds
2 12 (57.14%) Signal Processing
2 12 (57.14%) Machine Learning
2 12 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) MATLAB
2 12 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 12 (57.14%) Prototyping

Algorithmic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) C++ Developer
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
1 12 (57.14%) Linux Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Data Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Fund Data Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Hedge funds
2 12 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 12 (57.14%) Machine Learning
1 12 (57.14%) Prototyping
1 12 (57.14%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C++
1 21 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (57.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree