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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 112 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.058% 0.068% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.15% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,250 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% -3.30%
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
849 669 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.02% 45.60% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 581 527 847
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) C++
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) Electronic Trading
2 11 (68.75%) Ajax
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) SunGard APT
4 4 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) PhD
4 4 (25.00%) SunGard
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Games
5 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) 3D Printing

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) C# Developer
2 11 (68.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (68.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Quantitative Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Quantitative Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
1 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
1 11 (68.75%) Ajax
1 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
1 1 (6.25%) Physics
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) 3D Printing
1 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
1 11 (68.75%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) SunGard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: Yesterday