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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 97 100 109
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.073% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.21% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £45,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £35,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -16.66%
Hedge funds
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
550 485 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.44% 35.58% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 326 275 324
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £69,197 £55,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Hedge funds
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Charles River
2 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (66.67%) Markit EDM
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Charles River