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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 140 143 149
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 186 231 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.79% 1.83% 1.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.15% 4.00% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 160 203 188
Average salary £66,250 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £32,500 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £95,250 £82,500 £85,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +38.46%
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
4482 5772 6015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.24% 45.62% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3694 4763 5161
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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.

1 250 (62.81%) Finance
2 145 (36.43%) SQL
3 116 (29.15%) Windows
4 109 (27.39%) Degree
5 102 (25.63%) Computer Science
6 100 (25.13%) Linux
7 85 (21.36%) C#
7 85 (21.36%) SQL Server
8 73 (18.34%) .NET
9 67 (16.83%) Java
9 67 (16.83%) UNIX
10 66 (16.58%) Oracle
11 65 (16.33%) Python
12 58 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
13 57 (14.32%) Banking
14 56 (14.07%) Asset Management
15 51 (12.81%) Front Office
16 49 (12.31%) Microsoft
17 45 (11.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 45 (11.31%) C++
18 38 (9.55%) Perl
19 37 (9.30%) OO
20 36 (9.05%) HTML
20 36 (9.05%) Investment Banking
20 36 (9.05%) Multithreading
21 35 (8.79%) Derivative
22 33 (8.29%) JavaScript
23 31 (7.79%) Financial Institution
23 31 (7.79%) PowerShell
24 29 (7.29%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (3.02%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.51%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.76%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.51%) JBoss
5 5 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.26%) IIS
6 4 (1.01%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.75%) Apache
7 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.50%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.25%) GemFire
Applications
1 23 (5.78%) MS Office
2 19 (4.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.01%) thinkFolio
2 5 (1.26%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.26%) Beauchamp
3 4 (1.01%) Advent Geneva
4 3 (0.75%) Eagle PACE
4 3 (0.75%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 3 (0.75%) Advent Moxy
4 3 (0.75%) LatentZero
4 3 (0.75%) HiInvest
4 3 (0.75%) HiPerformance
4 3 (0.75%) Decalog
4 3 (0.75%) LongView
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.50%) assyst
5 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.75%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.50%) PaaS
4 2 (0.50%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.52%) Firewall
2 16 (4.02%) WAN
3 15 (3.77%) LAN
3 15 (3.77%) Network Security
4 14 (3.52%) VPN
5 11 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (2.01%) Multicast
6 8 (2.01%) Broadband
7 7 (1.76%) OSPF
7 7 (1.76%) BGP
7 7 (1.76%) EIGRP
7 7 (1.76%) SAN
8 6 (1.51%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.01%) Internet
10 3 (0.75%) VLAN
11 2 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.50%) NX-OS
11 2 (0.50%) Wireless
11 2 (0.50%) LDAP
11 2 (0.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (21.36%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (6.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.02%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.76%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.01%) MySQL
7 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.76%) Redis
8 7 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.26%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.26%) KDB
11 4 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.01%) QlikView
11 4 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.01%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (1.01%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 17 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.01%) Plastic SCM
3 6 (1.51%) Selenium
4 5 (1.26%) MSI
4 5 (1.26%) Maven
5 4 (1.01%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.75%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.50%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.25%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.25%) Appium
8 1 (0.25%) RSpec
8 1 (0.25%) gulp
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.25%) NUnit
8 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.25%) FitNesse
General
1 250 (62.81%) Finance
2 57 (14.32%) Banking
3 51 (12.81%) Front Office
4 36 (9.05%) Investment Banking
5 31 (7.79%) Financial Institution
6 24 (6.03%) Back Office
7 15 (3.77%) Retail
8 9 (2.26%) Law
9 7 (1.76%) Marketing
10 4 (1.01%) Legal
11 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (31.16%) Developer
2 88 (22.11%) Analyst
3 47 (11.81%) C# Developer
4 39 (9.80%) Support Analyst
5 29 (7.29%) Applications Support
6 25 (6.28%) Senior Developer
7 23 (5.78%) Graduate
8 22 (5.53%) Network Engineer
8 22 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (5.28%) Consultant
10 19 (4.77%) Java Developer
11 17 (4.27%) Applications Support Analyst
11 17 (4.27%) Project Manager
12 16 (4.02%) DBA
13 15 (3.77%) Service Desk Analyst
13 15 (3.77%) Service Analyst
14 14 (3.52%) .NET Developer
14 14 (3.52%) Junior
14 14 (3.52%) SQL DBA
15 13 (3.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (18.34%) .NET
2 36 (9.05%) HTML
3 25 (6.28%) ASP.NET
3 25 (6.28%) CSS
4 21 (5.28%) FIX Protocol
4 21 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (4.52%) HTML5
6 15 (3.77%) AngularJS
7 13 (3.27%) WPF
8 11 (2.76%) WCF
9 10 (2.51%) .NET Framework
9 10 (2.51%) CSS3
10 9 (2.26%) SciPy
10 9 (2.26%) NumPy
10 9 (2.26%) WinForms
11 8 (2.01%) XML
11 8 (2.01%) JSP
11 8 (2.01%) LINQ
11 8 (2.01%) Spring
11 8 (2.01%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 102 (25.63%) Computer Science
2 45 (11.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 35 (8.79%) Derivative
4 28 (7.04%) Mathematics
5 27 (6.78%) Fixed Income
6 23 (5.78%) Equities
6 23 (5.78%) Algorithms
7 15 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (3.27%) Physics
9 11 (2.76%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.76%) Data Centre
10 9 (2.26%) Statistics
10 9 (2.26%) Clustering
11 7 (1.76%) Economics
11 7 (1.76%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.51%) Reference Data
12 6 (1.51%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.51%) Blackberry
13 5 (1.26%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 116 (29.15%) Windows
2 100 (25.13%) Linux
3 67 (16.83%) UNIX
4 22 (5.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (5.28%) Windows 7
6 17 (4.27%) Solaris
7 11 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.26%) Debian
9 5 (1.26%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.25%) Android
12 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (14.07%) Asset Management
3 37 (9.30%) OO
4 36 (9.05%) Multithreading
5 29 (7.29%) Investment Management
6 27 (6.78%) Low Latency
7 26 (6.53%) Software Engineering
7 26 (6.53%) TDD
8 25 (6.28%) Project Management
8 25 (6.28%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (5.78%) ETL
10 21 (5.28%) MVC
11 20 (5.03%) Scrum
11 20 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (4.77%) ITIL
12 19 (4.77%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (4.52%) Open Source
13 18 (4.52%) Unit Testing
13 18 (4.52%) Algorithmic Trading
14 17 (4.27%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (36.43%) SQL
2 85 (21.36%) C#
3 67 (16.83%) Java
4 65 (16.33%) Python
5 45 (11.31%) C++
6 38 (9.55%) Perl
7 33 (8.29%) JavaScript
8 31 (7.79%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.51%) C
10 8 (2.01%) Ruby
10 8 (2.01%) VBA
11 7 (1.76%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.76%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.51%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.51%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.75%) VB
14 2 (0.50%) Jython
14 2 (0.50%) PHP
15 1 (0.25%) Haskell
15 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 109 (27.39%) Degree
2 25 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (5.28%) CCNA
4 16 (4.02%) PhD
5 12 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (2.76%) CCNP
7 10 (2.51%) CISSP
8 8 (2.01%) CCSA
9 5 (1.26%) MCSE
10 4 (1.01%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.75%) MCITP
11 3 (0.75%) CCIE
12 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.25%) CISM
13 1 (0.25%) GIAC
13 1 (0.25%) CCSE
13 1 (0.25%) CEH
13 1 (0.25%) CHFI
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.27%) QA
2 7 (1.76%) EMIR
3 2 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.50%) UCITS
3 2 (0.50%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.50%) SLA
3 2 (0.50%) MiFID
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (5.28%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.51%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.51%) XenApp
4 5 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.01%) vSphere
5 4 (1.01%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.01%) NFS
6 2 (0.50%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.50%) Xen
6 2 (0.50%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.25%) iptables
7 1 (0.25%) NDS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.01%) NetBackup
2 7 (1.76%) Backup Exec
2 7 (1.76%) Nagios
3 6 (1.51%) SCCM
3 6 (1.51%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (1.26%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.26%) Control-M
5 3 (0.75%) WSUS
5 3 (0.75%) Puppet
5 3 (0.75%) SnapMirror
5 3 (0.75%) SnapVault
6 2 (0.50%) logstash
6 2 (0.50%) Graylog
6 2 (0.50%) Linux-HA
6 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.50%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.25%) SCOM
7 1 (0.25%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 66 (16.58%) Oracle
2 49 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 28 (7.04%) VMware
4 25 (6.28%) Cisco
5 22 (5.53%) Bloomberg
6 18 (4.52%) HP
7 16 (4.02%) Sybase
8 15 (3.77%) Citrix
9 14 (3.52%) Reuters
10 12 (3.02%) Google
11 11 (2.76%) F5
12 10 (2.51%) Red Hat
12 10 (2.51%) SAP
13 8 (2.01%) Tableau
13 8 (2.01%) Veeam
14 7 (1.76%) BMC
14 7 (1.76%) Veritas
15 6 (1.51%) NetApp
15 6 (1.51%) Charles River
15 6 (1.51%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, benefits, training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Plus great package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £700000000 - £900000000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago