Period
to 19 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading was £93,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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

Java Developer - Algo Trading
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1108 1165 1164
Rank change year-on-year +57 -1 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading 10 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.020% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 30
UK median annual salary £93,750 £92,500 £88,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +4.23% -1.39%
10th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £116,000 £120,000 £108,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 145,312 169,092 167,446
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.31% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 116,330 138,498 139,104
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading in the UK

Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading in the UK

Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading in the UK

Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +63 10 £93,750 +1.35%
London +4 10 £93,750 +1.35%

Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 9 (90.00%) Front Office
3 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (60.00%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (60.00%) Low Latency
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (30.00%) Equities
7 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (20.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 2 (20.00%) Unix
8 2 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) OOD
8 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) Banking
9 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
9 1 (10.00%) Derivative
9 1 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (10.00%) Release Management
9 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (10.00%) Selenium
9 1 (10.00%) Index Arbitrage
9 1 (10.00%) Validation

Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 9 (90.00%) Front Office
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (10.00%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Equities
1 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Fintech
3 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (60.00%) Electronic Trading
3 6 (60.00%) Low Latency
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) OOD
6 2 (20.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 1 (10.00%) Analytics
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Index Arbitrage
7 1 (10.00%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (10.00%) Release Management
7 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) StreamBase
1 1 (10.00%) TIBCO