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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 96 105 89
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.073% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.74% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £42,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+18.34% +0.59%
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
462 539 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.87% 34.46% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 287 326 233
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) Markit EDM
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Charles River
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) ACCA
3 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) CIMA
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Fidessa
3 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (33.33%) AIFMD
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) Markit EDM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Report Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ACCA
1 1 (33.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) AIFMD
1 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Charles River
2 1 (33.33%) Fidessa
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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