Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Algo Trading
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 124 157
Rank change year-on-year -19 +33 -
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.043% 0.56% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.61% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Glasgow median annual salary - £48,750 -
Scotland median annual salary - £48,750 -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2115 1982 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.88% 92.70% 91.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1074 1505
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

Algorithmic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithmic Trading in Glasgow

Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Algorithmic Trading in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Algorithmic Trading.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) KDB
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Trading

Algorithmic Trading
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (100.00%) KDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) KDB Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Trading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA