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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 104 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 2 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.66% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 1.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 0
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -10.00%
Hedge funds
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
645 869 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.54% 47.83% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 551 633 581
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Cambridge

Hedge funds
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) PhD
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PhD
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum £100k+ package including bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Benefits + bonus circa 100% of basic
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum £100k+ package including bonus
Posted: 6 days ago