The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 105 88 96
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.18% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 0.60% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.56%
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
436 333 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.30% 30.33% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 265 188 254
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,575 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Hedge funds
Scotland

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 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Physics
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Online Games
2 6 (60.00%) Scala
2 6 (60.00%) Games
2 6 (60.00%) PhD
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) C++

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Games
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Scala Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Physics
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) Scala
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PhD
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago