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Sales & Trading Salary Guide Europe

Posted on June 2024

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​Detailed salary guidance for the European sales & trading market

With a volatile political environment, alongside predicted interest rate cuts, 2024 is likely to see continued demand for firms looking to maximise their expertise to manage investments and hedge fund client exposure, resulting in a drive for experienced sales & trading talent. In both bullish and bearish market conditions, sales & trading hiring remains a focal point for firms aiming to solidify core profit centres or explore new revenue streams.

Understanding current market conditions and their impact on the hiring landscape, including current compensation benchmarks, is essential for both organisations who want to attract and retain top talent and for professionals considering their next career move.

The sales & trading salary guide from Selby Jennings includes salary and bonus benchmarks for the following functions in the United Kingdom, Germany, Switzerland, France, the Netherlands, and Southern Europe, broken down by role and seniority:

  • Sales

  • Trading

  • Structuring

  • Commodities

So, whether you are a hiring manager wanting to ensure you are offering attractive, competitive compensation, or a professional looking to benchmark your salary and bonus against your peers, our guide provides the information you need to make informed decisions.

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