The table below looks at the statistics for Algorithmic Trading skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Algo Trading
Rank - - 228
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5077 4679 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.82% 86.94% 83.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 3870 3909
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Algorithmic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Algorithmic Trading Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Algorithmic Trading
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Algorithmic Trading.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Algorithmic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Support
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase