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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 128 156 153
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -3
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 135 173 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.15% 1.65% 1.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.65% 3.61% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 121 146 181
Median salary £82,500 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +55.55%
Hedge funds
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2904 4798 5773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.35% 45.63% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2601 3921 4712
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in the City of London

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Hedge funds Salary Histogram in the City of London

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 159 (56.38%) Finance
2 133 (47.16%) Python
3 122 (43.26%) C++
4 118 (41.84%) Degree
5 102 (36.17%) Linux
6 97 (34.40%) Unix
7 83 (29.43%) Multithreading
8 76 (26.95%) Windows
9 74 (26.24%) SQL
10 63 (22.34%) Computer Science
11 47 (16.67%) Asset Management
12 45 (15.96%) Front Office
13 44 (15.60%) C#
14 42 (14.89%) Low Latency
15 40 (14.18%) Market Making
15 40 (14.18%) SQL Server
16 39 (13.83%) .NET
17 34 (12.06%) Back Office
17 34 (12.06%) OO
18 31 (10.99%) Equities
18 31 (10.99%) C
18 31 (10.99%) Perl
19 29 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (9.93%) Banking
20 28 (9.93%) Java
21 27 (9.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 26 (9.22%) Mathematics
22 26 (9.22%) Algorithmic Trading
23 25 (8.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 25 (8.87%) Fixed Income

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (3.19%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.48%) IIS
3 5 (1.77%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (0.71%) Apache
4 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.35%) IPython
Applications
1 12 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.48%) Markit EDM
1 7 (2.48%) thinkFolio
2 6 (2.13%) Tradar
3 5 (1.77%) LatentZero
4 4 (1.42%) Advent Moxy
4 4 (1.42%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 4 (1.42%) Beauchamp
4 4 (1.42%) Decalog
4 4 (1.42%) Eze OMS
4 4 (1.42%) HiInvest
4 4 (1.42%) LongView
5 3 (1.06%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (1.06%) Front Arena
5 3 (1.06%) Hi Portfolio
5 3 (1.06%) MultiFonds
5 3 (1.06%) PORTIA
5 3 (1.06%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.48%) HTTP
2 5 (1.77%) LAN
2 5 (1.77%) Multicast
2 5 (1.77%) WAN
3 3 (1.06%) SAN
3 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.71%) BGP
4 2 (0.71%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.71%) DNS
4 2 (0.71%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.71%) Junos
4 2 (0.71%) LDAP
4 2 (0.71%) MRTG
4 2 (0.71%) Network Security
4 2 (0.71%) NX-OS
4 2 (0.71%) RIP
4 2 (0.71%) VoIP
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.61%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.48%) Data Mining
3 7 (2.48%) Redis
4 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.06%) MySQL
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.71%) KDB
6 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.35%) DB2
7 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (2.84%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.48%) Plastic SCM
3 4 (1.42%) JIRA
3 4 (1.42%) Selenium
4 3 (1.06%) NUnit
4 3 (1.06%) Subversion
5 2 (0.71%) Moq
5 2 (0.71%) MSTest
5 2 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (0.71%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.35%) Emacs
6 1 (0.35%) GCC
6 1 (0.35%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.35%) JBehave
6 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.35%) TestDirector
General
1 159 (56.38%) Finance
2 45 (15.96%) Front Office
3 34 (12.06%) Back Office
4 28 (9.93%) Banking
5 18 (6.38%) Financial Institution
6 16 (5.67%) Marketing
7 7 (2.48%) French Language
7 7 (2.48%) German Language
8 6 (2.13%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.42%) Italian Language
10 3 (1.06%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 147 (52.13%) Developer
2 56 (19.86%) C++ Developer
3 36 (12.77%) Python Developer
3 36 (12.77%) Quantitative Developer
4 33 (11.70%) C# Developer
5 31 (10.99%) Analyst
6 28 (9.93%) Programmer
7 27 (9.57%) Junior
8 24 (8.51%) SQL Developer
9 22 (7.80%) Junior Developer
9 22 (7.80%) Senior Developer
10 19 (6.74%) C++ Programmer
11 18 (6.38%) Junior Quantitative Developer
12 17 (6.03%) .NET Developer
12 17 (6.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (6.03%) SQL Server Developer
13 15 (5.32%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (5.32%) Senior SQL Developer
13 15 (5.32%) Support Analyst
14 14 (4.96%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.83%) .NET
2 25 (8.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 24 (8.51%) STL
4 18 (6.38%) HTML
5 16 (5.67%) ASP.NET
6 12 (4.26%) Web Services
7 9 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (3.19%) CSS
7 9 (3.19%) FIX Protocol
7 9 (3.19%) HTML5
8 8 (2.84%) NumPy
8 8 (2.84%) SOAP
8 8 (2.84%) XML
9 7 (2.48%) CSS3
9 7 (2.48%) LINQ
9 7 (2.48%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (2.13%) REST
10 6 (2.13%) WCF
10 6 (2.13%) XSD
10 6 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 63 (22.34%) Computer Science
2 31 (10.99%) Equities
3 27 (9.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 26 (9.22%) Mathematics
5 25 (8.87%) Fixed Income
6 24 (8.51%) Derivative
7 22 (7.80%) Algorithms
8 17 (6.03%) Data Structures
9 15 (5.32%) Fintech
10 10 (3.55%) Blackberry
11 9 (3.19%) Social Media
12 5 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (1.42%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.42%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.42%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.42%) Visualisation
14 3 (1.06%) Mobile Computing
14 3 (1.06%) N-Tier
14 3 (1.06%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 102 (36.17%) Linux
2 97 (34.40%) Unix
3 76 (26.95%) Windows
4 11 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.84%) Solaris
6 5 (1.77%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.71%) Android
8 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.71%) CentOS
8 2 (0.71%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.71%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (29.43%) Multithreading
2 47 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 42 (14.89%) Low Latency
4 40 (14.18%) Market Making
5 34 (12.06%) OO
6 29 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (9.22%) Algorithmic Trading
8 18 (6.38%) OOD
9 17 (6.03%) Investment Management
10 16 (5.67%) Systematic Trading
11 15 (5.32%) Data Management
12 13 (4.61%) TDD
13 12 (4.26%) Presales
14 11 (3.90%) Web Development
15 10 (3.55%) Electronic Trading
15 10 (3.55%) Fund Management
15 10 (3.55%) Quantitative Trading
15 10 (3.55%) Software Engineering
16 9 (3.19%) Automated Testing
16 9 (3.19%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 133 (47.16%) Python
2 122 (43.26%) C++
3 74 (26.24%) SQL
4 44 (15.60%) C#
5 31 (10.99%) C
5 31 (10.99%) Perl
6 28 (9.93%) Java
7 20 (7.09%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.26%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.84%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.84%) XPath
10 7 (2.48%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.13%) VBA
12 4 (1.42%) Delphi
12 4 (1.42%) Ruby
12 4 (1.42%) Scala
12 4 (1.42%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.71%) PHP
14 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 118 (41.84%) Degree
2 2 (0.71%) Brainbench
2 2 (0.71%) CCNP
2 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.71%) ISEB
2 2 (0.71%) MCP
3 1 (0.35%) CCNA
3 1 (0.35%) CEH
3 1 (0.35%) CISSP
3 1 (0.35%) PhD
3 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.03%) QA
2 8 (2.84%) SLA
3 2 (0.71%) COBIT
4 1 (0.35%) MiFID
System Software
1 20 (7.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.71%) NFS
5 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.35%) Docker
5 1 (0.35%) iptables
5 1 (0.35%) Snort
5 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.77%) Backup Exec
1 5 (1.77%) Control-M
1 5 (1.77%) NetBackup
1 5 (1.77%) SCCM
1 5 (1.77%) SCOM
2 2 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.71%) Nagios
3 1 (0.35%) Graphite
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 22 (7.80%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.38%) Oracle
3 13 (4.61%) Bloomberg
4 11 (3.90%) Charles River
4 11 (3.90%) Citrix
5 10 (3.55%) SimCorp
6 8 (2.84%) Cisco
6 8 (2.84%) Fidessa
6 8 (2.84%) Sybase
6 8 (2.84%) VMware
7 7 (2.48%) Linedata
8 6 (2.13%) BISAM
8 6 (2.13%) Eze Castle Integration
8 6 (2.13%) RIMES
8 6 (2.13%) StatPro
9 5 (1.77%) Advent
9 5 (1.77%) Reuters
9 5 (1.77%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.77%) SunGard
9 5 (1.77%) Veritas
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, equity
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £180000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £200000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago