The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Index Arbitrage in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Index Arbitrage over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Index Arbitrage
Rank - 900 886
Permanent jobs citing Index Arbitrage 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.002% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £60,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.42%
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42349 42822 45131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.61% 39.43% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33433 34789 37631
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Index Arbitrage
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Index Arbitrage Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Index Arbitrage
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Index Arbitrage within the UK.

Index Arbitrage Salary Trend in the UK