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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 317 316 277
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -39
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 916 891 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.87% 0.87% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.30% 2.21% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 796 765 849
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 £83,750 £93,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
39758 40327 42565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.44% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32355 32066 35999
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 +19 893 £60,000 -7.69% 78
South East +15 16 £42,500 -32.00% 5
East of England -19 5 £53,500 +33.75% 2
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1154 (65.64%) Finance
2 617 (35.10%) SQL
3 613 (34.87%) C#
4 548 (31.17%) Windows
5 483 (27.47%) Degree
6 442 (25.14%) SQL Server
7 407 (23.15%) .NET
8 355 (20.19%) Computer Science
9 311 (17.69%) Linux
10 290 (16.50%) Java
11 287 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
11 287 (16.33%) Banking
12 283 (16.10%) C++
13 279 (15.87%) Microsoft
14 264 (15.02%) Python
15 260 (14.79%) Active Directory
16 252 (14.33%) Front Office
17 232 (13.20%) UNIX
18 217 (12.34%) OO
19 204 (11.60%) Asset Management
20 196 (11.15%) ASP.NET
21 193 (10.98%) JavaScript
22 190 (10.81%) Perl
23 189 (10.75%) Derivative
24 184 (10.47%) TDD
25 181 (10.30%) Financial Institution
26 177 (10.07%) MS Exchange
26 177 (10.07%) VMware
27 171 (9.73%) MVC
28 170 (9.67%) Investment Management

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 177 (10.07%) MS Exchange
2 130 (7.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 46 (2.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 42 (2.39%) SharePoint
6 27 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 24 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (1.08%) WebSphere
9 17 (0.97%) IIS
10 13 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
11 12 (0.68%) Lync
12 7 (0.40%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (0.34%) Apache
14 5 (0.28%) Node.js
15 4 (0.23%) Confluence
15 4 (0.23%) JBoss
15 4 (0.23%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
16 3 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 167 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 144 (8.19%) MS Office
3 23 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
5 14 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.51%) MS Project
7 8 (0.46%) SPSS
7 8 (0.46%) S-PLUS
7 8 (0.46%) Stata
8 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.057%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 17 (0.97%) Advent Geneva
2 16 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.91%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 7 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.40%) ION MarketView
4 5 (0.28%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.23%) Advent Moxy
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.17%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.11%) Beauchamp
8 1 (0.057%) RMDS
8 1 (0.057%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (0.57%) SaaS
3 4 (0.23%) IaaS
4 3 (0.17%) Office 365
5 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 150 (8.53%) DNS
2 137 (7.79%) TCP/IP
3 130 (7.39%) Firewall
4 115 (6.54%) LAN
5 109 (6.20%) WAN
6 87 (4.95%) DHCP
7 82 (4.66%) VPN
7 82 (4.66%) SAN
8 46 (2.62%) Network Security
9 44 (2.50%) iSCSI
10 42 (2.39%) FTP
11 37 (2.10%) BGP
12 34 (1.93%) Internet
13 32 (1.82%) EIGRP
13 32 (1.82%) Multicast
14 26 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
15 24 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
15 24 (1.37%) Wireless
16 22 (1.25%) MPLS
16 22 (1.25%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 442 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 93 (5.29%) Relational Database
3 66 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 60 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 46 (2.62%) MySQL
8 37 (2.10%) RDBMS
9 34 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 28 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (1.02%) MongoDB
13 15 (0.85%) Big Data
14 13 (0.74%) KDB
15 11 (0.63%) OLAP
16 10 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.51%) QlikView
17 9 (0.51%) HBase
18 8 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
19 6 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (2.28%) NUnit
2 39 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 36 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (1.93%) Maven
5 25 (1.42%) SpecFlow
6 23 (1.31%) Cucumber
7 22 (1.25%) Subversion
8 20 (1.14%) Git (software)
9 17 (0.97%) JIRA
9 17 (0.97%) GCC
10 16 (0.91%) GoogleTest
10 16 (0.91%) CppUnit
10 16 (0.91%) FitNesse
11 11 (0.63%) Selenium
12 9 (0.51%) JUnit
12 9 (0.51%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (0.34%) AdminStudio
15 5 (0.28%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.28%) Jasmine
General
1 1154 (65.64%) Finance
2 287 (16.33%) Banking
3 252 (14.33%) Front Office
4 181 (10.30%) Financial Institution
5 137 (7.79%) Investment Banking
6 115 (6.54%) Back Office
7 57 (3.24%) Legal
8 41 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 34 (1.93%) Law
10 11 (0.63%) Retail
11 10 (0.57%) Marketing
12 9 (0.51%) Electronics
13 8 (0.46%) Games
14 7 (0.40%) Private Banking
15 6 (0.34%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.28%) Advertising
17 4 (0.23%) Online Betting
18 3 (0.17%) German Language
18 3 (0.17%) Billing
19 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 816 (46.42%) Developer
2 333 (18.94%) C# Developer
3 221 (12.57%) Analyst
4 165 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 118 (6.71%) Junior
6 116 (6.60%) C++ Developer
7 114 (6.48%) Java Developer
8 104 (5.92%) .NET Developer
9 95 (5.40%) Senior Developer
9 95 (5.40%) Support Analyst
10 90 (5.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 80 (4.55%) Network Engineer
12 73 (4.15%) Junior Developer
13 71 (4.04%) Graduate
14 68 (3.87%) Applications Support
15 66 (3.75%) Software Developer
16 63 (3.58%) Python Developer
17 60 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 55 (3.13%) Support Engineer
19 51 (2.90%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (23.15%) .NET
2 196 (11.15%) ASP.NET
3 165 (9.39%) WPF
4 133 (7.57%) HTML
5 130 (7.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 90 (5.12%) WCF
7 84 (4.78%) CSS
8 80 (4.55%) .NET Framework
9 78 (4.44%) WinForms
10 65 (3.70%) HTML5
10 65 (3.70%) AngularJS
11 58 (3.30%) Web Services
12 56 (3.19%) FIX Protocol
13 48 (2.73%) STL
14 45 (2.56%) XML
14 45 (2.56%) jQuery
15 43 (2.45%) Spring
16 40 (2.28%) Pandas
17 39 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 34 (1.93%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 355 (20.19%) Computer Science
2 189 (10.75%) Derivative
3 149 (8.48%) Mathematics
4 131 (7.45%) Equities
5 122 (6.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 117 (6.66%) Fixed Income
7 113 (6.43%) Blackberry
8 98 (5.57%) Algorithms
9 94 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
10 81 (4.61%) Physics
11 71 (4.04%) Open Source
12 47 (2.67%) Statistics
13 46 (2.62%) Visualisation
14 31 (1.76%) Equity Derivative
15 30 (1.71%) Management Information System
16 26 (1.48%) User Experience
17 25 (1.42%) Credit Risk
18 24 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
19 22 (1.25%) Data Structures
20 21 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 548 (31.17%) Windows
2 311 (17.69%) Linux
3 232 (13.20%) UNIX
4 168 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (6.31%) Windows 7
6 79 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 79 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 73 (4.15%) Solaris
8 65 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 58 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (1.82%) Windows 8
11 29 (1.65%) CentOS
12 28 (1.59%) Android
13 17 (0.97%) Apple iOS
14 9 (0.51%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.40%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.28%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.17%) VMS
18 1 (0.057%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (12.34%) OO
3 204 (11.60%) Asset Management
4 184 (10.47%) TDD
5 171 (9.73%) MVC
6 170 (9.67%) Multithreading
6 170 (9.67%) Investment Management
7 151 (8.59%) Software Engineering
8 148 (8.42%) Low Latency
9 92 (5.23%) Electronic Trading
10 80 (4.55%) BDD
11 74 (4.21%) Analytics
12 73 (4.15%) Systematic Trading
12 73 (4.15%) Project Management
13 66 (3.75%) Scrum
13 66 (3.75%) Mentoring
14 65 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
15 61 (3.47%) Algorithmic Trading
16 60 (3.41%) Risk Management
17 57 (3.24%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 617 (35.10%) SQL
2 613 (34.87%) C#
3 290 (16.50%) Java
4 283 (16.10%) C++
5 264 (15.02%) Python
6 193 (10.98%) JavaScript
7 190 (10.81%) Perl
8 116 (6.60%) PowerShell
9 103 (5.86%) VBA
10 75 (4.27%) T-SQL
11 62 (3.53%) Bash Shell
12 49 (2.79%) C
13 36 (2.05%) Shell Script
14 33 (1.88%) MATLAB
15 29 (1.65%) VB.NET
16 21 (1.19%) Ruby
17 19 (1.08%) R
18 15 (0.85%) F#
18 15 (0.85%) Scala
18 15 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 483 (27.47%) Degree
2 79 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (2.96%) PhD
4 49 (2.79%) CCNA
5 36 (2.05%) CCNP
6 31 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (1.19%) CISSP
8 20 (1.14%) MCSE
9 17 (0.97%) MCITP
10 15 (0.85%) CCIE
11 14 (0.80%) CFA
12 12 (0.68%) CCSA
13 11 (0.63%) MCSA
13 11 (0.63%) CSSLP
14 10 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.51%) CCSE
15 9 (0.51%) Brainbench
16 7 (0.40%) CISM
16 7 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.45%) QA
2 36 (2.05%) SLA
3 14 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (0.57%) UCITS
4 10 (0.57%) EMIR
5 9 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.17%) Basel III
6 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.11%) COBIT
8 1 (0.057%) FATCA
8 1 (0.057%) AIFMD
System Software
1 260 (14.79%) Active Directory
2 107 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (3.47%) vSphere
4 52 (2.96%) XenApp
5 43 (2.45%) VMware ESX
6 25 (1.42%) MetaFrame
7 23 (1.31%) Hyper-V
8 21 (1.19%) Firmware
8 21 (1.19%) NFS
9 17 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
10 11 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.57%) VMware Server
11 10 (0.57%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.17%) Xen
15 1 (0.057%) Squid
15 1 (0.057%) XenServer
15 1 (0.057%) Docker
Systems Management
1 49 (2.79%) SCCM
2 46 (2.62%) NetBackup
3 44 (2.50%) Puppet
4 32 (1.82%) ITRS Geneos
5 22 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 17 (0.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 16 (0.91%) Backup Exec
8 14 (0.80%) SCOM
9 13 (0.74%) HP SIM
10 8 (0.46%) Tivoli
11 7 (0.40%) Control-M
12 6 (0.34%) Nagios
12 6 (0.34%) yum
13 4 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
13 4 (0.23%) Cacti
14 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
15 2 (0.11%) CFEngine
16 1 (0.057%) Red Hat Satellite
16 1 (0.057%) AppDNA
16 1 (0.057%) WSUS
Vendors
1 279 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 177 (10.07%) VMware
3 133 (7.57%) Cisco
4 129 (7.34%) Citrix
5 117 (6.66%) Bloomberg
6 110 (6.26%) Oracle
7 105 (5.97%) Reuters
8 79 (4.49%) NetApp
9 68 (3.87%) HP
10 57 (3.24%) Symantec
11 47 (2.67%) CheckPoint
12 44 (2.50%) Juniper
13 43 (2.45%) Red Hat
14 34 (1.93%) Sybase
15 31 (1.76%) Avaya
16 26 (1.48%) Advent
17 25 (1.42%) IBM
17 25 (1.42%) Sophos
18 17 (0.97%) Blue Coat
18 17 (0.97%) EMC
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrison James Executive
Salary: Very Competitive Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago