Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Algorithmic Trading skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithmic Trading over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Algo Trading
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 141 -
Rank change year-on-year -39 - +165
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.064% 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Cambridge median annual salary £37,500 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £22,500 -
% change year-on-year +66.67% - -

Algorithmic Trading is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2893 2037 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.14% 89.46% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 1679 2183
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £29,363 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +5.95%

Algorithmic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Algorithmic Trading as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithmic Trading in Cambridge

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Algorithmic Trading in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Algorithmic Trading.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) Systematic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP

Algorithmic Trading
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Systematic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP