Period
to 14 April 2021

The median annual salary for a Proprietary Trading Developer was £150,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 April 2021.

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

Proprietary Trading Developer
UK
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 846 979 1109
Rank change year-on-year +133 +130 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Proprietary Trading Developer 3 1 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.001% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 14
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £150,000 £75,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +100.00% +66.67% -59.09%
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 77,560 107,892 143,050
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.14% 95.38% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61,019 87,607 115,290
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,750 £37,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Proprietary Trading Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Proprietary Trading Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Proprietary Trading Developer in the UK

Proprietary Trading Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Proprietary Trading Developer.

Salary trend for Proprietary Trading Developer in the UK

Proprietary Trading Developer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Proprietary Trading Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 14 April 2021. 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 +151 3 £150,000 +100.00%
London +122 3 £150,000 +100.00%

Proprietary Trading Developer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 April 2021, Proprietary Trading Developer 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 Proprietary Trading Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) NumPy
1 3 (100.00%) Pandas
1 3 (100.00%) Proprietary Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Code Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Time Series Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) CUDA
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (66.67%) STL
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SciPy
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

Proprietary Trading Developer 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) NumPy
1 3 (100.00%) Pandas
2 2 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (66.67%) STL
3 1 (33.33%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) CUDA
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Proprietary Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Code Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree