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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistical Arbitrage
UK
Rank 844 - 942
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% - 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.003% - 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £100,000 - £100,000
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
34067 42666 41748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.52% 42.61% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27749 34235 33844
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
London - 1 £100,000 -
England - 1 £100,000 -

Statistical Arbitrage
Top 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (100.00%) NumPy
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Pandas
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Finance

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) NumPy
1 1 (100.00%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree