The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistical Arbitrage in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistical Arbitrage over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Arbitrage
Rank 906 959 -
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.007% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.003% 0.017% -
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 - - -

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
38875 46294 45920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.91% 42.36% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31706 37292 35904
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Statistical Arbitrage
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Statistical Arbitrage Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Statistical Arbitrage
Salary Trend

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

Statistical Arbitrage Salary Trend in the UK

Statistical Arbitrage
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 1 £67,500 -12.90%
London +37 1 £67,500 -12.90%

Statistical Arbitrage
Top 8 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 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 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