The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 258 240 281
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +41
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.026% 0.029% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.074% 0.073% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,250 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% -3.30%
Hedge funds
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2691 2757 3339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.89% 39.30% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2103 2237 2806
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in the East of England

Hedge funds
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -12 1 £45,000 - 5
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (94.12%) C++
3 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 12 (70.59%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) Ajax
4 11 (64.71%) Electronic Trading
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) SunGard APT
6 4 (23.53%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Monte Carlo Method
6 4 (23.53%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) PhD
6 4 (23.53%) SunGard
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (5.88%) Physics
7 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (5.88%) Back Office
7 1 (5.88%) Games

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) C# Developer
3 11 (64.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (64.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Quantitative Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Quantitative Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
1 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
2 11 (64.71%) Ajax
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.88%) Physics
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) 3D Printing
1 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 11 (64.71%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (23.53%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) Monte Carlo Method
3 4 (23.53%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) PhD
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) SunGard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: 2 days ago