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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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
15918 17759 18932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.23% 85.45% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13374 14423 14891
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 £70,000 £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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (100.00%) Python
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
1 18 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 9 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 9 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 9 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (50.00%) MATLAB

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 18 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Fund Data Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Linux Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Hedge funds
2 9 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 9 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 9 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 9 (50.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree