Period
to 8 August 2020

The median annual salary for an Algorithmic Trading Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Algo Trading Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 326 321
Permanent jobs requiring an Algorithmic Trading Developer 0 6 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.059% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.062% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 29
Median annual salary - £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -11.76%
Central London median annual salary - £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 4,766 9,725 10,537
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.13% 95.59% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4,145 8,644 9,397
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

Algorithmic Trading Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Algorithmic Trading Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithmic Trading Developer in the City of London

Algorithmic Trading Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Algorithmic Trading Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Algorithmic Trading Developer in the City of London