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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 98 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 4 0 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% - 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% - 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £33,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+62.96% -19.64%
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
680 674 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.24% 45.14% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 534 551 656
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Hedge funds Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Fintech
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) PhD
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Hudson
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Multicast
4 1 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) J2SE
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Fintech
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 1 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Quant Capital
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago