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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Index Arbitrage
Rank 901 - 879
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Index Arbitrage 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.005% - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £105,000 - £100,000
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
42555 48089 43543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.40% 39.82% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33677 37865 35244
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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

Index Arbitrage
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Index Arbitrage within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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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 - 2 £105,000 -
England - 2 £105,000 -

Index Arbitrage
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Index 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 Index Arbitrage.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency

Index Arbitrage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Index 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 Index Arbitrage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase