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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Algo Trading
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 101 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.083% 0.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1116 1218 1140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.16% 93.76% 90.55%
Number of salaries quoted 727 632 718
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Algorithmic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 28 June 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
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago