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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Algo Trading
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 106 -
Permanent jobs citing Algorithmic Trading 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 849 1191 1054
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 91.68% 91.83% 91.41%
Number of salaries quoted 489 736 701
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,500 £32,930
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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

Algorithmic Trading
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Algorithmic Trading.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Algorithmic Trading
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Python