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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 127 137 160
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +23
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 205 228 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.96% 1.82% 1.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% 3.89% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 176 179 166
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £91,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -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
4311 5867 5576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.31% 46.76% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3562 4825 4797
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £82,750
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 4 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 4 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.

1 244 (64.55%) Finance
2 134 (35.45%) SQL
3 120 (31.75%) Windows
4 104 (27.51%) Degree
5 83 (21.96%) C#
6 76 (20.11%) Computer Science
7 72 (19.05%) .NET
8 71 (18.78%) Linux
9 70 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 58 (15.34%) Microsoft
11 54 (14.29%) Banking
12 52 (13.76%) Asset Management
12 52 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (13.76%) UNIX
13 49 (12.96%) Financial Institution
14 48 (12.70%) Perl
15 47 (12.43%) Java
16 46 (12.17%) Oracle
16 46 (12.17%) Python
17 44 (11.64%) PowerShell
18 40 (10.58%) Active Directory
18 40 (10.58%) Front Office
19 38 (10.05%) Investment Banking
20 36 (9.52%) VMware
21 34 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
21 34 (8.99%) Cisco
21 34 (8.99%) HTML
22 32 (8.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 31 (8.20%) C++
23 31 (8.20%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 22 (5.82%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (2.12%) IIS
3 8 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.12%) JBoss
4 6 (1.59%) MQSeries
5 4 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.53%) Lync
7 2 (0.53%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.26%) GemFire
Applications
1 22 (5.82%) MS Excel
1 22 (5.82%) MS Office
2 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.12%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.79%) HiInvest
2 3 (0.79%) HiPerformance
2 3 (0.79%) Decalog
2 3 (0.79%) LongView
2 3 (0.79%) LatentZero
2 3 (0.79%) Beauchamp
2 3 (0.79%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 3 (0.79%) Advent Moxy
2 3 (0.79%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.53%) assyst
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.26%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.53%) IaaS
4 2 (0.53%) SaaS
4 2 (0.53%) PaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.67%) Firewall
2 26 (6.88%) Network Security
3 19 (5.03%) VPN
4 14 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (3.44%) WAN
6 12 (3.17%) Multicast
7 8 (2.12%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (2.12%) LAN
8 7 (1.85%) EIGRP
8 7 (1.85%) BGP
8 7 (1.85%) OSPF
8 7 (1.85%) Internet
8 7 (1.85%) SSL
9 6 (1.59%) DNS
10 5 (1.32%) H.323
10 5 (1.32%) MPLS
10 5 (1.32%) VoIP
10 5 (1.32%) VLAN
10 5 (1.32%) NX-OS
11 4 (1.06%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (3.17%) MySQL
4 12 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.59%) InterSystems Cache
6 6 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.32%) QlikView
8 4 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.79%) OLAP
9 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.79%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (2.65%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.85%) Selenium
3 5 (1.32%) MSI
3 5 (1.32%) WebDriver
4 4 (1.06%) Plastic SCM
4 4 (1.06%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.79%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.79%) RSpec
5 3 (0.79%) Appium
5 3 (0.79%) eggPlant
6 2 (0.53%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.53%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.26%) NUnit
7 1 (0.26%) FitNesse
General
1 244 (64.55%) Finance
2 54 (14.29%) Banking
3 49 (12.96%) Financial Institution
4 40 (10.58%) Front Office
5 38 (10.05%) Investment Banking
6 30 (7.94%) Back Office
7 17 (4.50%) Retail
8 16 (4.23%) Law
9 10 (2.65%) Marketing
10 5 (1.32%) Legal
11 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 101 (26.72%) Developer
2 66 (17.46%) Analyst
3 33 (8.73%) C# Developer
4 32 (8.47%) Network Engineer
5 28 (7.41%) Consultant
6 26 (6.88%) Support Analyst
6 26 (6.88%) Applications Support
7 23 (6.08%) Graduate
8 18 (4.76%) DBA
9 17 (4.50%) Project Manager
10 16 (4.23%) Junior
10 16 (4.23%) .NET Developer
10 16 (4.23%) SQL DBA
11 15 (3.97%) Applications Support Analyst
11 15 (3.97%) Team Leader
11 15 (3.97%) Administrator
11 15 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (3.70%) Service Analyst
12 14 (3.70%) Senior Developer
12 14 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (19.05%) .NET
2 34 (8.99%) HTML
3 30 (7.94%) ASP.NET
4 22 (5.82%) CSS
5 19 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (3.70%) WPF
7 13 (3.44%) FIX Protocol
7 13 (3.44%) HTML5
8 12 (3.17%) WCF
8 12 (3.17%) .NET Framework
8 12 (3.17%) XML
9 9 (2.38%) SciPy
9 9 (2.38%) NumPy
9 9 (2.38%) Pandas
10 8 (2.12%) jQuery
10 8 (2.12%) Spring
10 8 (2.12%) Web Services
11 7 (1.85%) WinForms
11 7 (1.85%) CSS3
11 7 (1.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 76 (20.11%) Computer Science
2 32 (8.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 29 (7.67%) Derivative
4 24 (6.35%) Equities
5 21 (5.56%) Fixed Income
6 15 (3.97%) Open Source
7 14 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (3.44%) Mathematics
9 12 (3.17%) Clustering
10 10 (2.65%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.85%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.59%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.59%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.59%) N-Tier
13 5 (1.32%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.06%) Reference Data
14 4 (1.06%) Physics
14 4 (1.06%) Replication
15 3 (0.79%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 120 (31.75%) Windows
2 71 (18.78%) Linux
3 52 (13.76%) UNIX
4 25 (6.61%) Windows 7
5 21 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (4.76%) Solaris
7 10 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.79%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.79%) Android
11 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.53%) Debian
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (13.76%) Asset Management
1 52 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (7.41%) Project Management
3 27 (7.14%) ETL
4 26 (6.88%) Multithreading
4 26 (6.88%) Investment Management
4 26 (6.88%) Low Latency
5 24 (6.35%) OO
5 24 (6.35%) TDD
6 21 (5.56%) Scrum
7 20 (5.29%) BDD
7 20 (5.29%) MVC
7 20 (5.29%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (4.23%) ITIL
10 15 (3.97%) E-Commerce
10 15 (3.97%) Information Security
10 15 (3.97%) Risk Management
10 15 (3.97%) Data Management
11 14 (3.70%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 134 (35.45%) SQL
2 83 (21.96%) C#
3 48 (12.70%) Perl
4 47 (12.43%) Java
5 46 (12.17%) Python
6 44 (11.64%) PowerShell
7 31 (8.20%) C++
7 31 (8.20%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.65%) Ruby
9 8 (2.12%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.12%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.59%) VB
11 5 (1.32%) VBA
11 5 (1.32%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.32%) R
12 3 (0.79%) C
13 2 (0.53%) PHP
13 2 (0.53%) Jython
13 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 104 (27.51%) Degree
2 34 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (6.61%) CCNA
4 18 (4.76%) CCNP
5 14 (3.70%) CCSA
6 11 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.38%) CISSP
7 9 (2.38%) CCIE
8 7 (1.85%) CCSE
9 6 (1.59%) PhD
10 4 (1.06%) MCSE
11 3 (0.79%) MCITP
11 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.26%) CISM
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.26%) ISEB
12 1 (0.26%) CEH
12 1 (0.26%) OSCP
12 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.23%) QA
2 5 (1.32%) EMIR
3 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.79%) SLA
3 3 (0.79%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.53%) UCITS
4 2 (0.53%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (10.58%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.65%) XenApp
4 7 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (1.85%) VMware Server
4 7 (1.85%) vSphere
5 6 (1.59%) NFS
6 4 (1.06%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.06%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.53%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.53%) Xen
8 1 (0.26%) NDS
8 1 (0.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 12 (3.17%) SCCM
2 7 (1.85%) Nagios
3 6 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.06%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.79%) Control-M
5 3 (0.79%) WSUS
5 3 (0.79%) Puppet
6 2 (0.53%) Linux-HA
6 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.53%) logstash
6 2 (0.53%) Graylog
6 2 (0.53%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.26%) SCOM
7 1 (0.26%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 58 (15.34%) Microsoft
2 46 (12.17%) Oracle
3 36 (9.52%) VMware
4 34 (8.99%) Cisco
5 25 (6.61%) Citrix
6 21 (5.56%) Bloomberg
7 16 (4.23%) HP
8 15 (3.97%) CheckPoint
9 14 (3.70%) Reuters
10 13 (3.44%) SAP
11 12 (3.17%) F5
11 12 (3.17%) Google
12 10 (2.65%) Red Hat
12 10 (2.65%) Sybase
13 9 (2.38%) NetApp
14 7 (1.85%) Dell
14 7 (1.85%) EMC
14 7 (1.85%) Veeam
14 7 (1.85%) Tableau
15 6 (1.59%) SolarWinds
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus (50% - 100%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonuses, Benefits and C
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Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum + Great Bonus and Package
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Bonus and Package
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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