The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Algo Trading
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 269
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - - 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.031%
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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5384 6538 6397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.20% 87.81% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4269 5189 5107
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Algorithmic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Algorithmic Trading in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England 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
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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#