The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Algorithmic Trading
Rank - 445 443
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.006% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £85,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +47.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17638 16433 17516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.80% 74.49% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13863 13370 14876
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Algorithmic Trading
England

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++