Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Statistical Arbitrage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Arbitrage over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistical Arbitrage
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 855 902
Rank change year-on-year +24 +47 +32
Permanent jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.001% 0.003% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% 0.003% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
London median annual salary £100,000 £83,750 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% +4.69% -20.00%
10th Percentile £90,000 £56,125 £75,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £98,375 £83,250
England median annual salary £100,000 £83,750 £80,000
% change year-on-year +19.40% +4.69% -20.00%

Statistical Arbitrage is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69206 68595 79293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 90.64% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53267 59094 66809
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Statistical Arbitrage
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Statistical Arbitrage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Arbitrage in London

Statistical Arbitrage
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Statistical Arbitrage in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the London region with a requirement for Statistical Arbitrage.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Economics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Numerical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Stochastic Calculus
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Market Making
1 1 (100.00%) Systematic Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Finance

Statistical Arbitrage
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Qualitative Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Economics
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Market Making
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Numerical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Stochastic Calculus
1 1 (100.00%) Systematic Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification