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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 142 160 170
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 178 212 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.77% 1.68% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.31% 3.61% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 151 184 159
Average salary £61,000 £61,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.40% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -16.00%
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
4130 5872 5573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.15% 46.48% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3435 4849 4766
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 240 (64.34%) Finance
2 133 (35.66%) SQL
3 118 (31.64%) Windows
4 102 (27.35%) Degree
5 81 (21.72%) Computer Science
6 78 (20.91%) C#
7 75 (20.11%) Linux
8 73 (19.57%) SQL Server
9 67 (17.96%) .NET
10 54 (14.48%) Oracle
11 53 (14.21%) Java
11 53 (14.21%) UNIX
11 53 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (14.21%) Banking
12 52 (13.94%) Microsoft
13 51 (13.67%) Asset Management
14 46 (12.33%) Python
15 45 (12.06%) Perl
16 44 (11.80%) Financial Institution
17 39 (10.46%) PowerShell
18 36 (9.65%) Front Office
19 35 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 35 (9.38%) Investment Banking
20 34 (9.12%) Cisco
21 33 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
21 33 (8.85%) C++
21 33 (8.85%) HTML
22 32 (8.58%) Active Directory
22 32 (8.58%) VMware
23 31 (8.31%) JavaScript

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 18 (4.83%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.14%) JBoss
2 8 (2.14%) IIS
3 7 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.61%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.54%) Apache
6 1 (0.27%) GemFire
6 1 (0.27%) Lync
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (5.63%) MS Office
2 19 (5.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.14%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.80%) Decalog
2 3 (0.80%) LongView
2 3 (0.80%) HiInvest
2 3 (0.80%) HiPerformance
2 3 (0.80%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.80%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 3 (0.80%) Advent Moxy
2 3 (0.80%) Beauchamp
2 3 (0.80%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.54%) assyst
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.27%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.80%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.54%) IaaS
4 2 (0.54%) SaaS
4 2 (0.54%) PaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.51%) Firewall
2 25 (6.70%) Network Security
3 19 (5.09%) VPN
4 14 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (3.49%) WAN
6 12 (3.22%) Multicast
7 8 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (2.14%) LAN
8 7 (1.88%) BGP
8 7 (1.88%) EIGRP
8 7 (1.88%) OSPF
8 7 (1.88%) Internet
8 7 (1.88%) SSL
9 6 (1.61%) Broadband
10 5 (1.34%) VoIP
10 5 (1.34%) MPLS
10 5 (1.34%) H.323
10 5 (1.34%) DNS
10 5 (1.34%) NX-OS
11 4 (1.07%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.95%) MySQL
7 9 (2.41%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.61%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.07%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (1.07%) Redis
11 4 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.07%) QlikView
11 4 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.80%) OLAP
12 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (3.49%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.61%) MSI
3 5 (1.34%) Selenium
3 5 (1.34%) Plastic SCM
4 3 (0.80%) Mercurial
4 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.54%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.27%) RSpec
6 1 (0.27%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.27%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.27%) NUnit
6 1 (0.27%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.27%) Appium
General
1 240 (64.34%) Finance
2 53 (14.21%) Banking
3 44 (11.80%) Financial Institution
4 36 (9.65%) Front Office
5 35 (9.38%) Investment Banking
6 27 (7.24%) Back Office
7 17 (4.56%) Retail
8 12 (3.22%) Law
9 10 (2.68%) Marketing
10 4 (1.07%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (27.35%) Developer
2 72 (19.30%) Analyst
3 35 (9.38%) C# Developer
4 31 (8.31%) Network Engineer
4 31 (8.31%) Support Analyst
5 27 (7.24%) Applications Support
6 25 (6.70%) Consultant
7 23 (6.17%) Graduate
8 18 (4.83%) DBA
9 17 (4.56%) Senior Developer
9 17 (4.56%) Project Manager
10 16 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
10 16 (4.29%) SQL DBA
11 15 (4.02%) .NET Developer
11 15 (4.02%) Junior
12 14 (3.75%) Service Analyst
12 14 (3.75%) Administrator
12 14 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
12 14 (3.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (17.96%) .NET
2 33 (8.85%) HTML
3 29 (7.77%) ASP.NET
4 22 (5.90%) CSS
5 21 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (4.56%) FIX Protocol
7 14 (3.75%) WPF
8 13 (3.49%) HTML5
9 12 (3.22%) WCF
9 12 (3.22%) .NET Framework
10 10 (2.68%) XML
11 9 (2.41%) Web Services
11 9 (2.41%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.14%) CSS3
12 8 (2.14%) jQuery
12 8 (2.14%) WinForms
13 7 (1.88%) Spring
14 6 (1.61%) Entity Framework
14 6 (1.61%) JMS
15 5 (1.34%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (21.72%) Computer Science
2 35 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (7.51%) Derivative
4 22 (5.90%) Equities
5 21 (5.63%) Fixed Income
6 16 (4.29%) Mathematics
7 13 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (3.22%) Open Source
8 12 (3.22%) Clustering
9 9 (2.41%) Algorithms
10 8 (2.14%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.88%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.61%) Physics
13 5 (1.34%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.34%) N-Tier
13 5 (1.34%) Economics
13 5 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (1.07%) Swaptions
14 4 (1.07%) Statistics
14 4 (1.07%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 118 (31.64%) Windows
2 75 (20.11%) Linux
3 53 (14.21%) UNIX
4 24 (6.43%) Windows 7
5 20 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (4.83%) Solaris
7 10 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.07%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.07%) Debian
11 3 (0.80%) Android
12 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (13.67%) Asset Management
3 28 (7.51%) Investment Management
4 26 (6.97%) OO
4 26 (6.97%) ETL
4 26 (6.97%) Multithreading
5 25 (6.70%) Low Latency
6 24 (6.43%) Project Management
7 23 (6.17%) TDD
7 23 (6.17%) MVC
8 22 (5.90%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (5.09%) Scrum
10 18 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (4.56%) ITIL
12 15 (4.02%) Risk Management
12 15 (4.02%) E-Commerce
12 15 (4.02%) BDD
13 14 (3.75%) Unit Testing
13 14 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (3.75%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (35.66%) SQL
2 78 (20.91%) C#
3 53 (14.21%) Java
4 46 (12.33%) Python
5 45 (12.06%) Perl
6 39 (10.46%) PowerShell
7 33 (8.85%) C++
8 31 (8.31%) JavaScript
9 9 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.41%) Ruby
10 6 (1.61%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.34%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.34%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.07%) VB
12 4 (1.07%) VBA
12 4 (1.07%) C
13 2 (0.54%) R
13 2 (0.54%) PHP
13 2 (0.54%) Jython
13 2 (0.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 102 (27.35%) Degree
2 33 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (6.43%) CCNA
4 18 (4.83%) CCNP
5 13 (3.49%) CCSA
6 11 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.41%) PhD
7 9 (2.41%) CISSP
7 9 (2.41%) CCIE
8 6 (1.61%) CCSE
9 4 (1.07%) MCSE
10 3 (0.80%) MCITP
10 3 (0.80%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.27%) CISM
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.27%) ISEB
11 1 (0.27%) OSCP
11 1 (0.27%) CEH
11 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.75%) QA
2 5 (1.34%) EMIR
3 2 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.54%) UCITS
3 2 (0.54%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) COBIT
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (8.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.14%) XenApp
4 7 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.61%) vSphere
6 5 (1.34%) NFS
6 5 (1.34%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.34%) VMware Server
7 4 (1.07%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.54%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.54%) Xen
9 1 (0.27%) NDS
9 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.27%) iptables
Systems Management
1 11 (2.95%) SCCM
2 7 (1.88%) Nagios
3 6 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.07%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.80%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.80%) Control-M
5 3 (0.80%) Puppet
5 3 (0.80%) WSUS
6 2 (0.54%) logstash
6 2 (0.54%) Graylog
6 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.54%) Linux-HA
6 2 (0.54%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.27%) SCOM
7 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.27%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 54 (14.48%) Oracle
2 52 (13.94%) Microsoft
3 34 (9.12%) Cisco
4 32 (8.58%) VMware
5 22 (5.90%) Citrix
6 21 (5.63%) Bloomberg
7 16 (4.29%) HP
8 14 (3.75%) CheckPoint
9 13 (3.49%) Reuters
9 13 (3.49%) SAP
10 12 (3.22%) F5
11 11 (2.95%) Sybase
11 11 (2.95%) Google
12 10 (2.68%) Red Hat
13 8 (2.14%) Tableau
13 8 (2.14%) NetApp
14 7 (1.88%) Veeam
15 6 (1.61%) SolarWinds
15 6 (1.61%) EMC
16 5 (1.34%) BMC
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus (50% - 100%)
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Great perks and bonus potential
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonuses, Benefits and C
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £500 - £800 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago