The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistical Arbitrage in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistical Arbitrage over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistical Arbitrage
Rank 826 830 852
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage 5 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.012% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.013% 0.031% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £100,000 £87,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Statistical Arbitrage
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37432 38446 39871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.95% 39.65% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30526 30416 33528
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Statistical Arbitrage
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Statistical Arbitrage Jobs Demand Trend in England

Statistical Arbitrage
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage across the England region.

Statistical Arbitrage Salary Trend in England

Statistical Arbitrage
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Statistical Arbitrage Salary Histogram in England

Statistical Arbitrage
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 5 £100,000 +14.28%
Statistical Arbitrage
UK

Statistical Arbitrage
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Statistical Arbitrage also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Statistical Arbitrage.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Hedge funds
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Programming
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
2 4 (80.00%) Haskell
2 4 (80.00%) Erlang
2 4 (80.00%) F#
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Parallel Computing
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Derivative
2 4 (80.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (20.00%) PhD
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Physics

Statistical Arbitrage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Statistical Arbitrage also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Statistical Arbitrage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) WPF
1 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
1 4 (80.00%) WinForms
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Hedge funds
2 4 (80.00%) Derivative
2 4 (80.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Programming
1 4 (80.00%) Parallel Computing
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Haskell
1 4 (80.00%) Erlang
1 4 (80.00%) F#
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Google