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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistical Arbitrage over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistical Arbitrage
Rank 888 - 871
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.011% - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
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
44813 44603 43190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.92% 38.87% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35889 34686 34870
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Statistical Arbitrage
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Statistical Arbitrage Salary Histogram in the UK

Statistical Arbitrage
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 5 £75,000 -
England - 5 £75,000 -
City of London - 1 £92,500 -

Statistical Arbitrage
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Statistical 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 Statistical Arbitrage.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (80.00%) Front Office
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Haskell
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (20.00%) PhD

Statistical Arbitrage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Statistical 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 Statistical Arbitrage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (80.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD