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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Algo Trading
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - - 109
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +175.00%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1100 1339 1210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 91.51% 90.29% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 821 1023 993
Median salary £45,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.24% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Algorithmic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Algorithmic Trading as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

Algorithmic Trading
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 10 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 10 (100.00%) C#

Algorithmic Trading
Top Related 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:

General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 10 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#