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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 311 305 337
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +32
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 925 1046 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.94% 0.95% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 2.32% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 793 865 648
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +0.59%
Hedge funds
UK

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
39080 45043 40792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.70% 40.77% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31175 36215 33509
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 913 £65,000 -7.14% 99
North West +18 6 £32,500 -59.37%
South East -1 5 £50,000 +42.85% 5
West Midlands - 1 £80,000 -
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1133 (62.53%) Finance
2 735 (40.56%) SQL
3 608 (33.55%) C#
4 545 (30.08%) Windows
5 529 (29.19%) Degree
6 517 (28.53%) SQL Server
7 463 (25.55%) .NET
8 459 (25.33%) Computer Science
9 353 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
10 317 (17.49%) Linux
11 303 (16.72%) Front Office
11 303 (16.72%) Microsoft
12 298 (16.45%) Java
13 296 (16.34%) Python
14 295 (16.28%) JavaScript
15 266 (14.68%) Banking
16 249 (13.74%) C++
17 237 (13.08%) OO
18 219 (12.09%) Asset Management
19 206 (11.37%) UNIX
20 201 (11.09%) Perl
20 201 (11.09%) ASP.NET
21 195 (10.76%) TDD
22 193 (10.65%) Active Directory
23 192 (10.60%) Software Engineering
24 179 (9.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 178 (9.82%) Derivative
26 177 (9.77%) PowerShell
26 177 (9.77%) MVC
27 173 (9.55%) MS Excel

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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
1 111 (6.13%) MS Exchange
2 54 (2.98%) SharePoint
3 50 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (2.26%) IIS
4 41 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (0.77%) WebSphere
7 13 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (0.44%) JBoss
9 7 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (0.39%) Lync
9 7 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.33%) MQSeries
10 6 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.28%) Drupal
11 5 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.28%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.22%) Confluence
12 4 (0.22%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 173 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 137 (7.56%) MS Office
3 17 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.72%) MS Project
5 7 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.22%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.11%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (1.66%) Markit EDM
2 15 (0.83%) thinkFolio
2 15 (0.83%) Advent Geneva
3 10 (0.55%) Endur
4 9 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.39%) LatentZero
5 7 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.39%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 6 (0.33%) SimCorp Dimension
7 5 (0.28%) RMDS
8 3 (0.17%) HiInvest
8 3 (0.17%) HiPerformance
8 3 (0.17%) Decalog
8 3 (0.17%) LongView
8 3 (0.17%) Beauchamp
8 3 (0.17%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 3 (0.17%) Advent Moxy
9 2 (0.11%) Investran
9 2 (0.11%) assyst
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.66%) Mimecast
5 9 (0.50%) Amazon S3
5 9 (0.50%) SaaS
6 7 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.11%) IaaS
8 2 (0.11%) PaaS
9 1 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.055%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 128 (7.06%) Firewall
2 89 (4.91%) WAN
3 85 (4.69%) LAN
4 58 (3.20%) Network Security
4 58 (3.20%) TCP/IP
5 54 (2.98%) VPN
6 53 (2.92%) DNS
7 31 (1.71%) SAN
8 28 (1.55%) DHCP
9 27 (1.49%) BGP
10 24 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (1.21%) EIGRP
12 20 (1.10%) OSPF
13 18 (0.99%) Multicast
14 17 (0.94%) Internet
14 17 (0.94%) Junos
15 15 (0.83%) VLAN
16 14 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (0.66%) SSL
17 12 (0.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 517 (28.53%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 75 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 55 (3.04%) RDBMS
7 45 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 42 (2.32%) NoSQL
9 40 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 39 (2.15%) MongoDB
11 33 (1.82%) MySQL
12 32 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (1.21%) Oracle Database
14 17 (0.94%) OLAP
14 17 (0.94%) Big Data
15 15 (0.83%) Hadoop
16 14 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
16 14 (0.77%) Redis
16 14 (0.77%) QlikView
16 14 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 58 (3.20%) Git (software)
2 31 (1.71%) Visual Studio
3 28 (1.55%) JIRA
4 26 (1.43%) SpecFlow
5 22 (1.21%) NUnit
6 20 (1.10%) Mercurial
7 18 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (0.66%) MSI
9 11 (0.61%) Subversion
10 10 (0.55%) Jenkins
10 10 (0.55%) Cucumber
10 10 (0.55%) Selenium
10 10 (0.55%) FitNesse
11 7 (0.39%) InstallShield
11 7 (0.39%) GCC
11 7 (0.39%) GoogleTest
11 7 (0.39%) CppUnit
11 7 (0.39%) Plastic SCM
12 6 (0.33%) WinDbg
13 5 (0.28%) CruiseControl
General
1 1133 (62.53%) Finance
2 303 (16.72%) Front Office
3 266 (14.68%) Banking
4 148 (8.17%) Financial Institution
5 146 (8.06%) Investment Banking
6 115 (6.35%) Back Office
7 36 (1.99%) Law
8 35 (1.93%) Telecoms
9 33 (1.82%) Legal
10 24 (1.32%) Retail
11 20 (1.10%) Marketing
11 20 (1.10%) Games
12 13 (0.72%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.17%) French Language
13 3 (0.17%) German Language
14 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.055%) Publishing
15 1 (0.055%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.055%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 709 (39.13%) Developer
2 322 (17.77%) Analyst
3 304 (16.78%) C# Developer
4 183 (10.10%) Support Analyst
5 170 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 156 (8.61%) Applications Support
7 149 (8.22%) .NET Developer
8 111 (6.13%) Graduate
9 109 (6.02%) Junior
10 107 (5.91%) Senior Developer
11 90 (4.97%) Network Engineer
12 79 (4.36%) Consultant
13 76 (4.19%) Applications Support Analyst
14 75 (4.14%) C++ Developer
15 74 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 68 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
17 67 (3.70%) Java Developer
18 61 (3.37%) Support Engineer
19 57 (3.15%) Python Developer
20 54 (2.98%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 463 (25.55%) .NET
2 201 (11.09%) ASP.NET
3 158 (8.72%) HTML
3 158 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 129 (7.12%) AngularJS
5 127 (7.01%) WPF
6 122 (6.73%) WCF
7 114 (6.29%) CSS
8 102 (5.63%) FIX Protocol
9 83 (4.58%) .NET Framework
10 75 (4.14%) HTML5
11 74 (4.08%) jQuery
12 62 (3.42%) Middleware
12 62 (3.42%) WinForms
13 60 (3.31%) XML
14 47 (2.59%) Pandas
15 44 (2.43%) Web Services
16 41 (2.26%) NumPy
17 39 (2.15%) SciPy
18 33 (1.82%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 459 (25.33%) Computer Science
2 179 (9.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 178 (9.82%) Derivative
4 153 (8.44%) Equities
5 126 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
6 116 (6.40%) Fixed Income
7 102 (5.63%) Mathematics
8 78 (4.30%) Management Information System
9 61 (3.37%) Algorithms
10 60 (3.31%) Data Structures
11 54 (2.98%) Data Centre
12 49 (2.70%) Physics
13 46 (2.54%) Blackberry
14 40 (2.21%) Visualisation
15 36 (1.99%) Equity Derivative
16 29 (1.60%) User Experience
17 25 (1.38%) Replication
18 20 (1.10%) Social Media
19 19 (1.05%) Clustering
20 18 (0.99%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 545 (30.08%) Windows
2 317 (17.49%) Linux
3 206 (11.37%) UNIX
4 124 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 116 (6.40%) Windows 7
6 60 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (1.55%) Windows 8
10 23 (1.27%) Solaris
10 23 (1.27%) Android
11 21 (1.16%) Windows XP
12 18 (0.99%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.33%) CentOS
14 4 (0.22%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.22%) Debian
15 3 (0.17%) SUSE
15 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (13.08%) OO
3 219 (12.09%) Asset Management
4 195 (10.76%) TDD
5 192 (10.60%) Software Engineering
6 177 (9.77%) MVC
7 158 (8.72%) Investment Management
8 145 (8.00%) Multithreading
9 135 (7.45%) Low Latency
10 112 (6.18%) BDD
11 94 (5.19%) Scrum
12 87 (4.80%) OOD
13 76 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
14 74 (4.08%) Risk Management
15 73 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
16 72 (3.97%) ITIL
17 71 (3.92%) Project Management
17 71 (3.92%) Information Security
17 71 (3.92%) Analytics
18 64 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 735 (40.56%) SQL
2 608 (33.55%) C#
3 298 (16.45%) Java
4 296 (16.34%) Python
5 295 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 249 (13.74%) C++
7 201 (11.09%) Perl
8 177 (9.77%) PowerShell
9 82 (4.53%) VBA
10 68 (3.75%) T-SQL
11 51 (2.81%) Bash Shell
12 23 (1.27%) C
13 21 (1.16%) VB.NET
14 19 (1.05%) Ruby
15 18 (0.99%) Scala
15 18 (0.99%) F#
16 14 (0.77%) Shell Script
17 12 (0.66%) PHP
18 10 (0.55%) Haskell
18 10 (0.55%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 529 (29.19%) Degree
2 95 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
3 78 (4.30%) PhD
4 70 (3.86%) CCNA
5 30 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (1.55%) CCNP
7 23 (1.27%) CCSA
8 18 (0.99%) CISSP
8 18 (0.99%) MCSE
9 14 (0.77%) CCIE
10 13 (0.72%) CCSE
11 8 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.33%) CSSLP
12 6 (0.33%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.28%) MCSA
13 5 (0.28%) MCITP
14 4 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.17%) GIAC
15 3 (0.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.81%) QA
2 23 (1.27%) SLA
3 6 (0.33%) EMIR
3 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.11%) UCITS
5 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.11%) Basel III
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.055%) Basel II
6 1 (0.055%) MiFID
6 1 (0.055%) COBIT
6 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.055%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.055%) CRD IV
System Software
1 193 (10.65%) Active Directory
2 106 (5.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.32%) VMware ESX
4 35 (1.93%) vSphere
5 25 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 21 (1.16%) VMware Server
7 18 (0.99%) XenApp
7 18 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
8 13 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (0.66%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.55%) Firmware
11 8 (0.44%) NFS
12 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.17%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.11%) Xen
15 1 (0.055%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.055%) NDS
15 1 (0.055%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 46 (2.54%) SCCM
2 20 (1.10%) Puppet
3 19 (1.05%) Nagios
4 14 (0.77%) WSUS
5 13 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.61%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
8 9 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
9 8 (0.44%) SCOM
10 7 (0.39%) Backup Exec
11 6 (0.33%) AirWatch
11 6 (0.33%) Cacti
11 6 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
11 6 (0.33%) CFEngine
11 6 (0.33%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.17%) Control-M
12 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 2 (0.11%) logstash
13 2 (0.11%) Graylog
Vendors
1 303 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 162 (8.94%) Oracle
3 160 (8.83%) VMware
4 133 (7.34%) Cisco
5 80 (4.42%) Bloomberg
6 75 (4.14%) Citrix
7 68 (3.75%) HP
8 46 (2.54%) CheckPoint
9 40 (2.21%) Reuters
9 40 (2.21%) NetApp
10 33 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 31 (1.71%) SolarWinds
12 28 (1.55%) Sybase
13 26 (1.43%) Tableau
14 23 (1.27%) Juniper
14 23 (1.27%) SAP
15 18 (0.99%) Advent
15 18 (0.99%) Symantec
16 17 (0.94%) Atlassian
17 16 (0.88%) Veeam
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum Salary is approx 40K-52k base + bonu
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £66,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + 15% bonus depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday