The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank - - 134
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Hedge funds
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
545 728 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.38% 37.45% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 422 569 636
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the Buckinghamshire region.

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Hedge funds
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Hedge funds 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 Hedge funds.

1 7 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Hedge funds 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 Hedge funds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) QA Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle