The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 93 132 128
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -4
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 26 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.42% 0.049% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.34% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £31,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.56%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
778 673 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.61% 33.22% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 631 551 615
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Hedge funds
Cambridgeshire

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 16 April 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 31 (100.00%) Finance
2 26 (83.87%) Risk Management
2 26 (83.87%) C++
2 26 (83.87%) SunGard
2 26 (83.87%) SunGard APT
3 23 (74.19%) OO
4 22 (70.97%) PhD
4 22 (70.97%) Financial Modelling
4 22 (70.97%) Monte Carlo Method
4 22 (70.97%) Degree
4 22 (70.97%) Analytics
5 9 (29.03%) Python
6 5 (16.13%) Java
7 4 (12.90%) Perl
7 4 (12.90%) J2EE
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) Windows
7 4 (12.90%) Linux
7 4 (12.90%) LDAP
7 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.90%) VMware
7 4 (12.90%) Grid Computing
7 4 (12.90%) Clustering
7 4 (12.90%) Puppet
7 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
7 4 (12.90%) Change Control
7 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 26 (83.87%) SunGard APT
2 4 (12.90%) FastVal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) LDAP
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
General
1 31 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Front Office
2 3 (9.68%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) Quantitative Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Junior Quantitative Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Junior Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Junior
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Python Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Graduate
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Grid Computing
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Risk Management
2 23 (74.19%) OO
3 22 (70.97%) Financial Modelling
3 22 (70.97%) Monte Carlo Method
3 22 (70.97%) Analytics
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Change Control
4 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.68%) Algorithmic Trading
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.23%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C++
2 9 (29.03%) Python
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) Perl
4 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) PhD
1 22 (70.97%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) SunGard
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £55-65,000
Posted: 18 days ago