The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hedge fund
UK / England
Rank 344 279 365
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +86
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 658 1073 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.83% 1.15% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 2.69% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 587 874 709
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £97,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £62,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +47.05%

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
32158 39830 40086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.65% 42.67% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26399 32426 32750
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Hedge funds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -47 635 £72,500 +11.53% 111
South East +53 9 £30,000 -52.00% 1
South West +3 6 £58,750 - 2
West Midlands - 6 £62,500 -
North West - 1 £72,500 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 706 (55.85%) Finance
2 475 (37.58%) C#
3 439 (34.73%) SQL
4 353 (27.93%) Computer Science
5 349 (27.61%) Degree
6 342 (27.06%) .NET
7 322 (25.47%) Python
8 290 (22.94%) Windows
9 269 (21.28%) Linux
10 241 (19.07%) Java
11 228 (18.04%) C++
11 228 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
12 223 (17.64%) SQL Server
13 208 (16.46%) Software Engineering
14 202 (15.98%) OO
15 189 (14.95%) Banking
16 173 (13.69%) Front Office
17 168 (13.29%) WPF
18 156 (12.34%) JavaScript
19 154 (12.18%) Multithreading
20 153 (12.10%) Microsoft
21 147 (11.63%) TDD
22 146 (11.55%) Asset Management
23 143 (11.31%) Algorithms
24 139 (11.00%) Unix
25 137 (10.84%) HTML
25 137 (10.84%) Active Directory
26 121 (9.57%) WCF
27 115 (9.10%) Mathematics
27 115 (9.10%) Equities

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 59 (4.67%) MS Exchange
2 30 (2.37%) Apache Spark
3 28 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (1.74%) Apache
5 18 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (1.27%) OpenStack
7 12 (0.95%) Mule
7 12 (0.95%) Mule ESB
8 11 (0.87%) Confluence
8 11 (0.87%) IIS
9 10 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (0.63%) Site Server
11 7 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.47%) MQSeries
12 6 (0.47%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.40%) IPython
14 3 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.24%) JBoss
15 2 (0.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 80 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.22%) MS Office
3 5 (0.40%) MS Project
4 2 (0.16%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.079%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.079%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.11%) thinkFolio
2 9 (0.71%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.63%) Front Arena
4 6 (0.47%) Salerio
5 5 (0.40%) Eikon
6 3 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.24%) Tradar
7 2 (0.16%) Beauchamp
7 2 (0.16%) Eze OMS
8 1 (0.079%) Advent Geneva
8 1 (0.079%) Advent Moxy
8 1 (0.079%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 1 (0.079%) Decalog
8 1 (0.079%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.079%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.079%) Endur
8 1 (0.079%) Findur
8 1 (0.079%) HiInvest
8 1 (0.079%) LongView
8 1 (0.079%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 52 (4.11%) GitHub
2 34 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (1.98%) Office 365
5 4 (0.32%) SaaS
6 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.16%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.16%) Heroku
6 2 (0.16%) IaaS
6 2 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.079%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.079%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.079%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.079%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.079%) Datadog
7 1 (0.079%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.079%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.079%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.43%) TCP/IP
2 37 (2.93%) SAN
3 36 (2.85%) Firewall
4 28 (2.22%) DNS
5 27 (2.14%) NAS
6 23 (1.82%) DHCP
6 23 (1.82%) LAN
7 22 (1.74%) BGP
7 22 (1.74%) OSPF
8 21 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (1.34%) iSCSI
9 17 (1.34%) VPN
10 16 (1.27%) WAN
11 14 (1.11%) VLAN
12 13 (1.03%) Multicast
13 12 (0.95%) Network Security
14 11 (0.87%) EIGRP
15 9 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (0.63%) Internet
17 7 (0.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (17.64%) SQL Server
2 68 (5.38%) NoSQL
3 54 (4.27%) Relational Database
4 49 (3.88%) MongoDB
5 47 (3.72%) Big Data
6 31 (2.45%) Hadoop
7 25 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (1.98%) Redis
8 20 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (1.50%) Data Mining
9 19 (1.50%) RDBMS
9 19 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (1.34%) MySQL
11 13 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (0.87%) Couchbase
14 9 (0.71%) KDB
14 9 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 53 (4.19%) Git (software)
2 24 (1.90%) JIRA
3 21 (1.66%) TeamCity
4 13 (1.03%) Plastic SCM
5 12 (0.95%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.87%) Mercurial
7 10 (0.79%) FishEye
7 10 (0.79%) Maven
8 9 (0.71%) JUnit
9 8 (0.63%) Selenium
9 8 (0.63%) SpecFlow
10 7 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.47%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.32%) Mockito
12 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.32%) Subversion
13 3 (0.24%) FitNesse
13 3 (0.24%) Moq
13 3 (0.24%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 706 (55.85%) Finance
2 189 (14.95%) Banking
3 173 (13.69%) Front Office
4 84 (6.65%) Back Office
5 82 (6.49%) Financial Institution
6 76 (6.01%) Investment Banking
7 26 (2.06%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.66%) Games
9 15 (1.19%) Marketing
10 12 (0.95%) Retail
10 12 (0.95%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.63%) Law
12 6 (0.47%) Advertising
12 6 (0.47%) French Language
12 6 (0.47%) German Language
13 3 (0.24%) Legal
13 3 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
14 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.079%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 683 (54.03%) Developer
2 333 (26.34%) C# Developer
3 185 (14.64%) .NET Developer
4 166 (13.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 121 (9.57%) Analyst
6 109 (8.62%) Python Developer
7 106 (8.39%) C++ Developer
8 97 (7.67%) Java Developer
9 86 (6.80%) SQL Developer
10 78 (6.17%) Senior Developer
11 70 (5.54%) Quantitative Developer
12 55 (4.35%) WPF Developer
13 54 (4.27%) Senior C# Developer
14 53 (4.19%) C# WPF Developer
14 53 (4.19%) Support Engineer
15 51 (4.03%) Support Analyst
16 50 (3.96%) Junior
17 42 (3.32%) Applications Support
17 42 (3.32%) Linux Engineer
18 41 (3.24%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (27.06%) .NET
2 168 (13.29%) WPF
3 137 (10.84%) HTML
4 121 (9.57%) WCF
5 91 (7.20%) AngularJS
6 72 (5.70%) HTML5
7 62 (4.91%) ASP.NET
8 54 (4.27%) CSS
9 52 (4.11%) LINQ
10 48 (3.80%) REST
11 40 (3.16%) React
12 39 (3.09%) NumPy
13 35 (2.77%) Pandas
14 34 (2.69%) STL
14 34 (2.69%) WinForms
14 34 (2.69%) XML
15 33 (2.61%) FIX Protocol
16 30 (2.37%) Node.js
16 30 (2.37%) RabbitMQ
17 28 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 353 (27.93%) Computer Science
2 143 (11.31%) Algorithms
3 115 (9.10%) Equities
3 115 (9.10%) Mathematics
4 90 (7.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 84 (6.65%) Fintech
6 79 (6.25%) Fixed Income
7 78 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
8 77 (6.09%) Data Structures
9 67 (5.30%) Derivative
10 41 (3.24%) Visualisation
11 27 (2.14%) Statistics
12 26 (2.06%) Data Centre
13 25 (1.98%) Client/Server
14 23 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
14 23 (1.82%) Market Risk
15 20 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (1.27%) CUDA
16 16 (1.27%) User Experience
17 15 (1.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 290 (22.94%) Windows
2 269 (21.28%) Linux
3 139 (11.00%) Unix
4 79 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 51 (4.03%) Windows 7
6 34 (2.69%) CentOS
7 33 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (2.37%) Android
9 24 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (1.82%) Apple iOS
11 22 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (1.42%) Ubuntu
13 16 (1.27%) Mac OS X
14 15 (1.19%) Windows 10
15 10 (0.79%) VMS
16 9 (0.71%) Debian
16 9 (0.71%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.63%) Solaris
18 4 (0.32%) Windows XP
19 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (16.46%) Software Engineering
3 202 (15.98%) OO
4 154 (12.18%) Multithreading
5 147 (11.63%) TDD
6 146 (11.55%) Asset Management
7 101 (7.99%) Investment Management
8 95 (7.52%) Low Latency
9 81 (6.41%) OOP
9 81 (6.41%) SDLC
10 69 (5.46%) MVC
11 59 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (4.59%) Algorithmic Trading
13 56 (4.43%) Analytics
13 56 (4.43%) High-Frequency Trading
13 56 (4.43%) Open Source
14 54 (4.27%) Software Architecture
14 54 (4.27%) Systematic Trading
15 53 (4.19%) DevOps
16 52 (4.11%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 475 (37.58%) C#
2 439 (34.73%) SQL
3 322 (25.47%) Python
4 241 (19.07%) Java
5 228 (18.04%) C++
6 156 (12.34%) JavaScript
7 82 (6.49%) PowerShell
8 66 (5.22%) Perl
9 59 (4.67%) C
9 59 (4.67%) F#
10 43 (3.40%) Scala
10 43 (3.40%) VBA
11 38 (3.01%) T-SQL
12 27 (2.14%) Bash Shell
13 24 (1.90%) Haskell
13 24 (1.90%) PHP
14 22 (1.74%) Ruby
15 21 (1.66%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.19%) PL/SQL
17 14 (1.11%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 349 (27.61%) Degree
2 28 (2.22%) PhD
3 22 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (1.34%) CCIE
4 17 (1.34%) CCNP
5 6 (0.47%) CCNA
6 4 (0.32%) CFA
6 4 (0.32%) MCSE
6 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.24%) CEH
7 3 (0.24%) CISSP
7 3 (0.24%) ISEB
8 2 (0.16%) CISM
8 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.16%) MCP
9 1 (0.079%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.079%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.079%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.079%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.079%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.14%) QA
2 10 (0.79%) MiFID
3 9 (0.71%) SLA
4 6 (0.47%) EMIR
5 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.079%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.079%) COBIT
7 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 137 (10.84%) Active Directory
2 60 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (2.29%) Docker
4 25 (1.98%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.95%) VMware ESX
5 12 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (0.95%) XenApp
6 9 (0.71%) vSphere
6 9 (0.71%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.63%) LXC
8 7 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.24%) KVM
9 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.16%) MetaFrame
10 2 (0.16%) NFS
11 1 (0.079%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.079%) Snort
11 1 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.079%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 61 (4.83%) Ansible
2 40 (3.16%) Puppet
3 38 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (1.42%) SCCM
5 13 (1.03%) Nagios
6 12 (0.95%) Control-M
7 10 (0.79%) NetBackup
8 8 (0.63%) CFEngine
9 7 (0.55%) Oracle ZFS
9 7 (0.55%) SCOM
10 6 (0.47%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.40%) Kibana
11 5 (0.40%) logstash
11 5 (0.40%) Rundeck
12 4 (0.32%) BMC PATROL
12 4 (0.32%) HP SIM
12 4 (0.32%) Netcool
12 4 (0.32%) NetVault Backup
12 4 (0.32%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.32%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 153 (12.10%) Microsoft
2 99 (7.83%) Oracle
3 79 (6.25%) VMware
4 57 (4.51%) Cisco
5 40 (3.16%) Bloomberg
6 36 (2.85%) Citrix
7 32 (2.53%) Sybase
8 29 (2.29%) Juniper
9 27 (2.14%) Red Hat
10 23 (1.82%) Reuters
11 22 (1.74%) CheckPoint
11 22 (1.74%) HP
12 19 (1.50%) Palo Alto
13 17 (1.34%) Atlassian
14 14 (1.11%) Charles River
15 12 (0.95%) MuleSoft
15 12 (0.95%) ServiceNow
16 11 (0.87%) Calypso
16 11 (0.87%) NetApp
16 11 (0.87%) TIBCO
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Profit Share
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday