The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 277 277 186
Rank change year-on-year
0 -91
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 1099 975 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.97% 0.94% 1.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.93% 2.85% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 862 736 1258
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.56%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37546 34232 38718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.22% 32.89% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29975 28091 32949
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in England

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in England

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in England

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Hedge funds Salary Histogram in England

Hedge funds
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -8 1038 £70,000 +7.69% 121
East of England +16 30 - - 1
South East -1 26 £35,000 -24.32% 4
North East - 2 £40,000 - 1
North West - 2 £38,500 -
South West - 1 £120,000 -
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1323 (67.29%) Finance
2 738 (37.54%) C#
3 722 (36.72%) SQL
4 551 (28.03%) Degree
5 500 (25.43%) C++
6 499 (25.38%) Computer Science
7 489 (24.87%) Windows
8 453 (23.04%) Java
9 414 (21.06%) Front Office
10 401 (20.40%) OO
11 378 (19.23%) Linux
12 376 (19.13%) SQL Server
13 361 (18.36%) .NET
14 352 (17.90%) Microsoft
15 327 (16.63%) Banking
16 299 (15.21%) Active Directory
17 289 (14.70%) Python
18 271 (13.78%) UNIX
19 263 (13.38%) WPF
20 241 (12.26%) Derivative
21 238 (12.11%) Multithreading
22 229 (11.65%) Software Engineering
22 229 (11.65%) Risk Management
23 222 (11.29%) VMware
24 211 (10.73%) Asset Management
24 211 (10.73%) Low Latency
25 206 (10.48%) Algorithmic Trading
26 202 (10.27%) Oracle
27 198 (10.07%) Equities
28 197 (10.02%) Windows Server 2008

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 161 (8.19%) MS Exchange
2 104 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 52 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 33 (1.68%) SharePoint
6 30 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (0.92%) IIS
8 16 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 15 (0.76%) Apache
10 11 (0.56%) MQSeries
11 7 (0.36%) MTS
12 6 (0.31%) GemFire
12 6 (0.31%) Lync
13 5 (0.25%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.25%) TIBCO EMS
14 4 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
15 3 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.10%) Node.js
17 1 (0.051%) SAS
Applications
1 163 (8.29%) MS Excel
2 72 (3.66%) MS Office
3 8 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.31%) S-PLUS
5 4 (0.20%) MS Project
5 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.15%) Stata
7 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.051%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 34 (1.73%) SunGard APT
2 32 (1.63%) Front Arena
3 20 (1.02%) LatentZero
4 18 (0.92%) Markit EDM
5 10 (0.51%) Summit
6 9 (0.46%) FastVal
7 8 (0.41%) Eikon
8 5 (0.25%) assyst
9 4 (0.20%) Monis
9 4 (0.20%) Beauchamp
9 4 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (0.15%) Decalog
10 3 (0.15%) LongView
10 3 (0.15%) HiInvest
10 3 (0.15%) HiPerformance
10 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.15%) Kondor+
10 3 (0.15%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 3 (0.15%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.98%) GitHub
2 9 (0.46%) SaaS
3 4 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.15%) IaaS
5 2 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.051%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.051%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (6.21%) Firewall
2 108 (5.49%) TCP/IP
3 85 (4.32%) DNS
4 73 (3.71%) WAN
5 70 (3.56%) DHCP
6 61 (3.10%) LAN
7 50 (2.54%) VoIP
8 48 (2.44%) SAN
9 47 (2.39%) Cisco IOS
10 37 (1.88%) VPN
11 29 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (1.37%) Network Security
12 27 (1.37%) MPLS
12 27 (1.37%) LDAP
13 24 (1.22%) BGP
14 20 (1.02%) OSPF
14 20 (1.02%) Multicast
15 19 (0.97%) Internet
16 18 (0.92%) FTP
17 14 (0.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 376 (19.13%) SQL Server
2 115 (5.85%) Relational Database
3 107 (5.44%) Big Data
4 74 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 74 (3.76%) RDBMS
5 60 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 29 (1.48%) Hadoop
10 27 (1.37%) KDB
10 27 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (1.17%) MySQL
11 23 (1.17%) Redis
12 20 (1.02%) MongoDB
13 17 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
13 17 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (0.61%) NoSQL
15 12 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 54 (2.75%) NUnit
2 35 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 34 (1.73%) JUnit
4 30 (1.53%) Subversion
5 29 (1.48%) Hudson
6 26 (1.32%) Maven
7 19 (0.97%) ReSharper
8 18 (0.92%) Visual Studio
9 16 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (0.81%) JIRA
10 14 (0.71%) CruiseControl
11 12 (0.61%) Selenium
12 10 (0.51%) Jenkins
13 8 (0.41%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.36%) MSBuild
15 6 (0.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 5 (0.25%) Ant
17 4 (0.20%) SpecFlow
17 4 (0.20%) Mockito
18 3 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1323 (67.29%) Finance
2 414 (21.06%) Front Office
3 327 (16.63%) Banking
4 141 (7.17%) Back Office
5 138 (7.02%) Investment Banking
6 94 (4.78%) Financial Institution
7 51 (2.59%) Games
8 32 (1.63%) Law
9 26 (1.32%) Legal
10 25 (1.27%) General Ledger
11 22 (1.12%) Telecoms
12 19 (0.97%) Marketing
13 15 (0.76%) International Banking
13 15 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.25%) Retail
15 3 (0.15%) Advertising
15 3 (0.15%) French Language
16 2 (0.10%) Publishing
16 2 (0.10%) Electronics
16 2 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 906 (46.08%) Developer
2 371 (18.87%) C# Developer
3 318 (16.17%) Analyst
4 177 (9.00%) Software Developer
5 147 (7.48%) C++ Developer
6 146 (7.43%) Support Analyst
7 130 (6.61%) Java Developer
8 106 (5.39%) Applications Support
9 104 (5.29%) Junior
10 95 (4.83%) Graduate
10 95 (4.83%) Senior Developer
11 93 (4.73%) Software Engineer
12 90 (4.58%) Business Analyst
13 84 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
14 80 (4.07%) Quantitative Developer
15 61 (3.10%) Network Engineer
16 57 (2.90%) Junior Developer
17 56 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 55 (2.80%) Applications Support Analyst
18 55 (2.80%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (18.36%) .NET
2 263 (13.38%) WPF
3 152 (7.73%) WCF
4 118 (6.00%) ASP.NET
5 96 (4.88%) STL
6 93 (4.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 87 (4.43%) WinForms
8 60 (3.05%) HTML
9 55 (2.80%) .NET Framework
10 49 (2.49%) XML
11 37 (1.88%) Web Services
12 33 (1.68%) HTML5
13 32 (1.63%) LINQ
13 32 (1.63%) Spring
14 31 (1.58%) CSS
15 28 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (1.37%) Rendezvous
17 25 (1.27%) jQuery
18 23 (1.17%) J2EE
18 23 (1.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 499 (25.38%) Computer Science
2 241 (12.26%) Derivative
3 198 (10.07%) Equities
4 192 (9.77%) Fixed Income
5 180 (9.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 156 (7.93%) Mathematics
7 110 (5.60%) Equity Derivative
8 87 (4.43%) Blackberry
9 71 (3.61%) Management Information System
10 69 (3.51%) Physics
11 61 (3.10%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 58 (2.95%) Grid Computing
13 46 (2.34%) Credit Derivative
14 40 (2.03%) Credit Risk
15 35 (1.78%) SWIFT
16 34 (1.73%) Open Source
17 32 (1.63%) Clustering
18 31 (1.58%) Visualisation
18 31 (1.58%) N-Tier
19 25 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 489 (24.87%) Windows
2 378 (19.23%) Linux
3 271 (13.78%) UNIX
4 197 (10.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 121 (6.15%) Windows 7
6 111 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 70 (3.56%) Windows XP
8 54 (2.75%) Solaris
9 51 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (0.97%) Android
12 16 (0.81%) Ubuntu
12 16 (0.81%) Debian
13 14 (0.71%) Windows 8
14 12 (0.61%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.46%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.41%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.31%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
19 3 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (20.40%) OO
2 238 (12.11%) Multithreading
3 229 (11.65%) Software Engineering
3 229 (11.65%) Risk Management
4 211 (10.73%) Asset Management
4 211 (10.73%) Low Latency
5 206 (10.48%) Algorithmic Trading
6 178 (9.05%) Investment Management
7 157 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
8 149 (7.58%) Project Management
9 123 (6.26%) Analytics
10 118 (6.00%) TDD
11 84 (4.27%) Business Analysis
12 76 (3.87%) Portfolio Management
13 57 (2.90%) Workflow
14 55 (2.80%) Scrum
15 50 (2.54%) Unit Testing
16 48 (2.44%) ITIL
16 48 (2.44%) Monte Carlo Method
17 46 (2.34%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 738 (37.54%) C#
2 722 (36.72%) SQL
3 500 (25.43%) C++
4 453 (23.04%) Java
5 289 (14.70%) Python
6 156 (7.93%) PowerShell
7 154 (7.83%) F#
8 148 (7.53%) Perl
9 84 (4.27%) VBA
10 77 (3.92%) T-SQL
11 67 (3.41%) C
12 60 (3.05%) JavaScript
13 58 (2.95%) R
13 58 (2.95%) Bash Shell
14 38 (1.93%) Shell Script
15 35 (1.78%) MATLAB
16 33 (1.68%) PL/SQL
17 29 (1.48%) Scala
18 24 (1.22%) VBScript
18 24 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 551 (28.03%) Degree
2 72 (3.66%) PhD
3 57 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (1.58%) CCNP
6 27 (1.37%) CCNA
7 21 (1.07%) MCSE
7 21 (1.07%) CFA
8 19 (0.97%) MCITP
9 12 (0.61%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.56%) RHCE
11 10 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (0.51%) MCSA
11 10 (0.51%) MCP
12 8 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 8 (0.41%) MCTS
12 8 (0.41%) PMP
13 7 (0.36%) CCSA
13 7 (0.36%) MBA
13 7 (0.36%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.41%) QA
2 25 (1.27%) SLA
3 6 (0.31%) EMIR
4 5 (0.25%) MiFID
5 4 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.15%) COREP
6 3 (0.15%) FINREP
6 3 (0.15%) Basel III
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.10%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.051%) FATCA
System Software
1 299 (15.21%) Active Directory
2 172 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (3.31%) VMware ESX
4 46 (2.34%) XenApp
5 39 (1.98%) VMware Workstation
6 38 (1.93%) Hyper-V
7 36 (1.83%) XenServer
8 28 (1.42%) vSphere
9 24 (1.22%) MetaFrame
10 12 (0.61%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.51%) Postfix
12 9 (0.46%) KVM
13 8 (0.41%) vCloud
13 8 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (0.31%) NFS
14 6 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.20%) Xen
15 4 (0.20%) Samba
16 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 51 (2.59%) Puppet
2 38 (1.93%) Nagios
3 32 (1.63%) NetBackup
4 25 (1.27%) SCCM
5 24 (1.22%) Backup Exec
6 21 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
7 16 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.56%) WSUS
9 8 (0.41%) SCOM
9 8 (0.41%) OpenView
10 7 (0.36%) WMI
10 7 (0.36%) CA Spectrum
11 6 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
12 5 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
13 3 (0.15%) Cacti
13 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
14 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 1 (0.051%) Ansible
15 1 (0.051%) Nessus
15 1 (0.051%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 352 (17.90%) Microsoft
2 222 (11.29%) VMware
3 202 (10.27%) Oracle
4 184 (9.36%) Bloomberg
5 176 (8.95%) Cisco
6 90 (4.58%) SunGard
7 83 (4.22%) Citrix
8 73 (3.71%) HP
9 68 (3.46%) NetApp
10 65 (3.31%) Reuters
11 59 (3.00%) Sybase
12 55 (2.80%) CheckPoint
13 46 (2.34%) Calypso
14 44 (2.24%) Red Hat
15 41 (2.09%) EMC
16 32 (1.63%) Murex
17 31 (1.58%) Symantec
18 28 (1.42%) TIBCO
19 24 (1.22%) Charles River
20 23 (1.17%) thinkFolio
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to 60% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits including pension, healthcare, life as
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 100% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus up to 30%
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago