The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Index Arbitrage in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Index Arbitrage over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Index Arbitrage
Rank - 333 329
Permanent jobs citing Index Arbitrage 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.008% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.017% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £60,000 £112,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Index Arbitrage
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4778 5797 5823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.98% 47.65% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4050 5028 5338
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Index Arbitrage
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Index Arbitrage across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Index Arbitrage Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Index Arbitrage
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Index Arbitrage across the City of London region.

Index Arbitrage Salary Trend in the City of London