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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 339 305 274
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -31
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 839 873 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.90% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 2.27% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 713 711 788
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
37329 38401 40550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.93% 39.64% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 30421 30327 34119
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -1 809 £60,000 -4.00% 107
South East -23 16 £42,500 -38.40% 5
East of England -6 7 £53,750 +34.37%
West Midlands - 6 £52,500 - 2
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1127 (64.36%) Finance
2 618 (35.29%) SQL
3 597 (34.09%) C#
4 523 (29.87%) Windows
5 486 (27.76%) Degree
6 435 (24.84%) SQL Server
7 419 (23.93%) .NET
8 364 (20.79%) Computer Science
9 313 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
10 298 (17.02%) Linux
11 294 (16.79%) Microsoft
12 290 (16.56%) Banking
13 286 (16.33%) C++
14 281 (16.05%) Java
15 267 (15.25%) Python
16 262 (14.96%) Active Directory
17 244 (13.93%) Front Office
18 238 (13.59%) OO
19 223 (12.74%) UNIX
19 223 (12.74%) JavaScript
20 204 (11.65%) ASP.NET
21 199 (11.36%) Asset Management
22 187 (10.68%) Financial Institution
23 181 (10.34%) Derivative
24 180 (10.28%) TDD
25 177 (10.11%) MVC
26 173 (9.88%) VMware
26 173 (9.88%) MS Excel
27 167 (9.54%) Perl
28 163 (9.31%) Investment Management

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 162 (9.25%) MS Exchange
2 109 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 43 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 35 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 25 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 24 (1.37%) IIS
7 24 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 24 (1.37%) WebSphere
8 11 (0.63%) Lync
9 8 (0.46%) Node.js
10 7 (0.40%) JBoss
10 7 (0.40%) IBM Notes
10 7 (0.40%) MQSeries
11 6 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.29%) Confluence
12 5 (0.29%) Apache
13 4 (0.23%) Tornado
13 4 (0.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 173 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 149 (8.51%) MS Office
3 22 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 22 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (0.74%) MS Project
6 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.17%) SPSS
6 3 (0.17%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.17%) Stata
7 2 (0.11%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (1.14%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 17 (0.97%) Advent Geneva
3 10 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.40%) ION MarketView
5 6 (0.34%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.23%) Advent Moxy
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.11%) Endur
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.11%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.11%) RMDS
7 2 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.11%) Beauchamp
8 1 (0.057%) Eikon
8 1 (0.057%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (0.80%) SaaS
3 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.23%) IaaS
4 2 (0.11%) Office 365
5 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 137 (7.82%) Firewall
2 126 (7.20%) DNS
3 114 (6.51%) WAN
4 111 (6.34%) TCP/IP
5 110 (6.28%) LAN
6 77 (4.40%) VPN
7 73 (4.17%) SAN
8 69 (3.94%) DHCP
9 40 (2.28%) Network Security
10 38 (2.17%) Internet
11 37 (2.11%) Multicast
12 36 (2.06%) FTP
13 35 (2.00%) BGP
14 31 (1.77%) EIGRP
15 30 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
16 29 (1.66%) iSCSI
17 22 (1.26%) Wireless
18 21 (1.20%) VoIP
18 21 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
19 20 (1.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (24.84%) SQL Server
2 102 (5.83%) Relational Database
3 67 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 55 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (2.97%) MySQL
7 48 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 43 (2.46%) RDBMS
9 38 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 21 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.69%) MongoDB
12 12 (0.69%) Big Data
13 10 (0.57%) NoSQL
13 10 (0.57%) KDB
14 9 (0.51%) OLAP
14 9 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (0.40%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (0.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 48 (2.74%) Visual Studio
2 44 (2.51%) NUnit
3 35 (2.00%) SpecFlow
4 30 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (1.60%) Cucumber
6 27 (1.54%) Subversion
6 27 (1.54%) Maven
7 24 (1.37%) Git (software)
8 21 (1.20%) GCC
9 20 (1.14%) GoogleTest
9 20 (1.14%) CppUnit
9 20 (1.14%) FitNesse
10 17 (0.97%) JIRA
11 14 (0.80%) Selenium
12 9 (0.51%) JUnit
12 9 (0.51%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.34%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.34%) AdminStudio
14 5 (0.29%) Jenkins
15 4 (0.23%) eggPlant
General
1 1127 (64.36%) Finance
2 290 (16.56%) Banking
3 244 (13.93%) Front Office
4 187 (10.68%) Financial Institution
5 144 (8.22%) Investment Banking
6 121 (6.91%) Back Office
7 57 (3.26%) Legal
8 46 (2.63%) Law
9 41 (2.34%) Telecoms
10 14 (0.80%) Retail
11 12 (0.69%) Marketing
12 9 (0.51%) Electronics
13 8 (0.46%) Games
13 8 (0.46%) Private Banking
14 6 (0.34%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.23%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.17%) Billing
16 3 (0.17%) Advertising
17 2 (0.11%) German Language
17 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 782 (44.66%) Developer
2 302 (17.25%) C# Developer
3 221 (12.62%) Analyst
4 161 (9.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 125 (7.14%) Junior
6 120 (6.85%) C++ Developer
7 112 (6.40%) .NET Developer
8 103 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 103 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 86 (4.91%) Applications Support
10 85 (4.85%) Senior Developer
11 80 (4.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 79 (4.51%) Network Engineer
13 76 (4.34%) Graduate
14 74 (4.23%) Junior Developer
15 67 (3.83%) Support Engineer
16 62 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 62 (3.54%) Software Developer
17 61 (3.48%) Python Developer
18 60 (3.43%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (23.93%) .NET
2 204 (11.65%) ASP.NET
3 154 (8.79%) HTML
3 154 (8.79%) WPF
4 140 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 99 (5.65%) .NET Framework
6 91 (5.20%) CSS
7 88 (5.03%) WCF
8 79 (4.51%) HTML5
9 76 (4.34%) AngularJS
10 73 (4.17%) WinForms
11 63 (3.60%) FIX Protocol
12 60 (3.43%) Web Services
13 56 (3.20%) jQuery
14 48 (2.74%) XML
14 48 (2.74%) STL
15 47 (2.68%) Spring
16 42 (2.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 40 (2.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 33 (1.88%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 364 (20.79%) Computer Science
2 181 (10.34%) Derivative
3 146 (8.34%) Mathematics
4 131 (7.48%) Equities
5 126 (7.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 121 (6.91%) Fixed Income
7 111 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
8 103 (5.88%) Blackberry
9 92 (5.25%) Algorithms
10 76 (4.34%) Physics
11 74 (4.23%) Open Source
12 48 (2.74%) Visualisation
13 40 (2.28%) Management Information System
14 37 (2.11%) Statistics
15 31 (1.77%) Equity Derivative
16 27 (1.54%) Data Structures
16 27 (1.54%) User Experience
17 24 (1.37%) Grid Computing
18 23 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
19 21 (1.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 523 (29.87%) Windows
2 298 (17.02%) Linux
3 223 (12.74%) UNIX
4 144 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 108 (6.17%) Windows 7
6 73 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 63 (3.60%) Solaris
8 60 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 50 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 48 (2.74%) Windows XP
11 37 (2.11%) Windows 8
12 35 (2.00%) Android
13 29 (1.66%) CentOS
14 25 (1.43%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.46%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.23%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.17%) VMS
18 1 (0.057%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (13.59%) OO
3 199 (11.36%) Asset Management
4 180 (10.28%) TDD
5 177 (10.11%) MVC
6 163 (9.31%) Investment Management
7 161 (9.19%) Software Engineering
8 156 (8.91%) Low Latency
9 153 (8.74%) Multithreading
10 101 (5.77%) BDD
11 84 (4.80%) Electronic Trading
12 77 (4.40%) Scrum
13 70 (4.00%) Analytics
14 69 (3.94%) Systematic Trading
15 64 (3.66%) Mentoring
15 64 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
15 64 (3.66%) OOD
16 63 (3.60%) Project Management
16 63 (3.60%) Risk Management
17 61 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 618 (35.29%) SQL
2 597 (34.09%) C#
3 286 (16.33%) C++
4 281 (16.05%) Java
5 267 (15.25%) Python
6 223 (12.74%) JavaScript
7 167 (9.54%) Perl
8 122 (6.97%) PowerShell
9 84 (4.80%) VBA
10 67 (3.83%) Bash Shell
11 60 (3.43%) T-SQL
12 41 (2.34%) C
13 35 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 31 (1.77%) VB.NET
15 29 (1.66%) MATLAB
16 19 (1.09%) R
17 15 (0.86%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.80%) Ruby
18 14 (0.80%) F#
18 14 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 486 (27.76%) Degree
2 86 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (2.97%) PhD
4 46 (2.63%) CCNA
5 39 (2.23%) CCNP
6 24 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (1.31%) CCIE
8 17 (0.97%) CISSP
9 15 (0.86%) MCSE
10 14 (0.80%) CSSLP
11 13 (0.74%) MCITP
12 11 (0.63%) CCSE
12 11 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.57%) CCSA
14 9 (0.51%) Brainbench
15 7 (0.40%) CISM
15 7 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (0.34%) ISEB
17 5 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.86%) QA
2 36 (2.06%) SLA
3 9 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.23%) UCITS
5 4 (0.23%) EMIR
6 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.17%) Basel III
6 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) COBIT
8 1 (0.057%) FATCA
8 1 (0.057%) AIFMD
System Software
1 262 (14.96%) Active Directory
2 112 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (3.26%) vSphere
4 53 (3.03%) XenApp
5 38 (2.17%) VMware ESX
6 24 (1.37%) MetaFrame
7 22 (1.26%) Hyper-V
8 17 (0.97%) VMware Server
8 17 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
9 13 (0.74%) NFS
9 13 (0.74%) Firmware
10 12 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (0.69%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.057%) Docker
14 1 (0.057%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (2.57%) SCCM
2 43 (2.46%) Puppet
3 32 (1.83%) NetBackup
3 32 (1.83%) ITRS Geneos
4 15 (0.86%) Backup Exec
5 13 (0.74%) SCOM
6 12 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 9 (0.51%) Tivoli
9 8 (0.46%) Control-M
10 6 (0.34%) Nagios
10 6 (0.34%) Cacti
10 6 (0.34%) yum
10 6 (0.34%) HP SIM
11 4 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.17%) WSUS
12 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.11%) CFEngine
14 1 (0.057%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 294 (16.79%) Microsoft
2 173 (9.88%) VMware
3 135 (7.71%) Cisco
4 124 (7.08%) Citrix
5 98 (5.60%) Bloomberg
6 97 (5.54%) Oracle
7 95 (5.43%) Reuters
8 63 (3.60%) NetApp
9 52 (2.97%) HP
10 47 (2.68%) CheckPoint
11 42 (2.40%) Red Hat
12 40 (2.28%) Symantec
13 34 (1.94%) Juniper
14 31 (1.77%) Avaya
15 30 (1.71%) IBM
16 26 (1.48%) Sybase
17 25 (1.43%) Advent
18 17 (0.97%) EMC
19 15 (0.86%) Blue Coat
19 15 (0.86%) Sophos
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £95000.00 - £105000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Fantastic benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago