The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistical Arbitrage in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistical Arbitrage over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Arbitrage
Rank 612 663 -
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.003% 0.018% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.006% 0.037% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Median salary £67,500 £77,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% -
UK excluding London median salary - - -
Statistical Arbitrage
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17300 21455 20483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.48% 48.58% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14694 17677 16462
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

Statistical Arbitrage
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Statistical Arbitrage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Statistical Arbitrage Jobs Demand Trend in London

Statistical Arbitrage
Salary Trend in London

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

Statistical Arbitrage Salary Trend in London

Statistical Arbitrage
Top 8 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Statistical Arbitrage.

1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) High-Frequency Trading

Statistical Arbitrage
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Qualitative Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High-Frequency Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree