The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank - 130 132
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.44% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Median salary - £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +50.00%
Hedge funds
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
831 902 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.90% 42.61% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 641 796 724
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing Hedge funds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Hedge funds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) PhD
5 3 (37.50%) JMS
5 3 (37.50%) OOP
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) Swing
5 3 (37.50%) J2SE
5 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
5 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (37.50%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) Multicast
5 3 (37.50%) Concurrent Programming
5 3 (37.50%) Fintech
5 3 (37.50%) High-Frequency Trading
6 2 (25.00%) Physics
6 2 (25.00%) LAMP
6 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
6 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) C
6 2 (25.00%) C++

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Multicast
2 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Core Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Developer
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2SE
1 3 (37.50%) JMS
1 3 (37.50%) Swing
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Fintech
3 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (25.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Concurrent Programming
3 3 (37.50%) High-Frequency Trading
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle