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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 313 276 250
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -26
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 897 1025 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.84% 1.01% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.22% 2.53% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 799 865 883
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
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
40336 40567 42195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.83% 39.82% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32323 33207 35503
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -14 880 £60,000 -4.00% 105
South East -35 10 £42,500 -22.72% 3
North West - 4 £60,000 -
East of England -24 1 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 1178 (66.37%) Finance
2 644 (36.28%) C#
3 621 (34.99%) SQL
4 525 (29.58%) Windows
5 478 (26.93%) Degree
6 466 (26.25%) SQL Server
7 385 (21.69%) .NET
8 369 (20.79%) Computer Science
9 341 (19.21%) C++
10 333 (18.76%) Java
11 332 (18.70%) Linux
12 319 (17.97%) Front Office
13 309 (17.41%) Python
14 305 (17.18%) Banking
15 268 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
16 266 (14.99%) Microsoft
17 248 (13.97%) UNIX
18 242 (13.63%) OO
19 234 (13.18%) Active Directory
20 220 (12.39%) Perl
21 216 (12.17%) Asset Management
22 209 (11.77%) WPF
23 203 (11.44%) Investment Management
24 199 (11.21%) Multithreading
24 199 (11.21%) Derivative
25 183 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
25 183 (10.31%) TDD
26 180 (10.14%) ASP.NET
27 168 (9.46%) MS Exchange
28 166 (9.35%) Mathematics

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 168 (9.46%) MS Exchange
2 124 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 71 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 47 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 43 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 33 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (0.90%) IIS
9 15 (0.85%) Lync
10 14 (0.79%) Node.js
10 14 (0.79%) WebSphere
11 13 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
12 10 (0.56%) Apache
13 7 (0.39%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
14 6 (0.34%) GemFire
14 6 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
15 5 (0.28%) SAS
16 3 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 164 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 131 (7.38%) MS Office
3 19 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (0.73%) SPSS
5 13 (0.73%) S-PLUS
5 13 (0.73%) Stata
6 12 (0.68%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.39%) MS Project
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.056%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 18 (1.01%) Advent Geneva
2 16 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.51%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 7 (0.39%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.34%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.23%) Advent Moxy
7 3 (0.17%) PORTIA
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.11%) Beauchamp
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.11%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.11%) SunGard APT
9 1 (0.056%) Front Arena
9 1 (0.056%) RMDS
9 1 (0.056%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (0.56%) Office 365
3 5 (0.28%) SaaS
4 4 (0.23%) IaaS
5 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.056%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 148 (8.34%) TCP/IP
2 132 (7.44%) DNS
3 108 (6.08%) Firewall
4 94 (5.30%) LAN
5 85 (4.79%) WAN
6 79 (4.45%) DHCP
7 72 (4.06%) VPN
8 66 (3.72%) SAN
9 46 (2.59%) iSCSI
10 43 (2.42%) Network Security
11 41 (2.31%) FTP
12 35 (1.97%) BGP
12 35 (1.97%) Cisco IOS
13 29 (1.63%) EIGRP
14 28 (1.58%) Internet
14 28 (1.58%) Multicast
15 24 (1.35%) NAS
16 23 (1.30%) Wireless
17 20 (1.13%) RIP
18 19 (1.07%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 466 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 94 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 74 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 70 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 62 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 55 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 31 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (1.63%) MySQL
10 25 (1.41%) RDBMS
10 25 (1.41%) Big Data
11 20 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (0.96%) OLAP
13 16 (0.90%) MongoDB
14 13 (0.73%) Oracle Database
15 11 (0.62%) KDB
16 10 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.51%) HBase
17 9 (0.51%) Hadoop
17 9 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 36 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (1.86%) NUnit
3 31 (1.75%) Maven
4 26 (1.46%) Visual Studio
5 19 (1.07%) Git (software)
6 16 (0.90%) JIRA
7 15 (0.85%) Subversion
8 14 (0.79%) JUnit
8 14 (0.79%) Cucumber
9 13 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
10 12 (0.68%) SpecFlow
11 11 (0.62%) GCC
12 9 (0.51%) GoogleTest
12 9 (0.51%) CppUnit
12 9 (0.51%) FitNesse
12 9 (0.51%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.45%) Selenium
14 7 (0.39%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.28%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.28%) Jasmine
General
1 1178 (66.37%) Finance
2 319 (17.97%) Front Office
3 305 (17.18%) Banking
4 146 (8.23%) Investment Banking
5 142 (8.00%) Financial Institution
6 124 (6.99%) Back Office
7 53 (2.99%) Legal
8 34 (1.92%) Telecoms
9 21 (1.18%) Games
10 19 (1.07%) Law
11 11 (0.62%) Retail
12 9 (0.51%) Electronics
13 6 (0.34%) Advertising
13 6 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.23%) Marketing
14 4 (0.23%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.17%) German Language
16 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.11%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 874 (49.24%) Developer
2 356 (20.06%) C# Developer
3 237 (13.35%) Analyst
4 153 (8.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 136 (7.66%) Junior
6 135 (7.61%) C++ Developer
7 132 (7.44%) Java Developer
8 102 (5.75%) Senior Developer
9 92 (5.18%) .NET Developer
10 89 (5.01%) Support Analyst
11 85 (4.79%) Junior Developer
12 83 (4.68%) Software Developer
13 78 (4.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 73 (4.11%) Graduate
15 70 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 70 (3.94%) Python Developer
16 69 (3.89%) Business Analyst
17 65 (3.66%) Network Engineer
18 56 (3.15%) Applications Support
19 47 (2.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (21.69%) .NET
2 209 (11.77%) WPF
3 180 (10.14%) ASP.NET
4 115 (6.48%) WCF
5 113 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 113 (6.37%) HTML
6 88 (4.96%) WinForms
7 67 (3.77%) .NET Framework
8 62 (3.49%) HTML5
9 60 (3.38%) CSS
10 55 (3.10%) STL
11 54 (3.04%) AngularJS
12 52 (2.93%) Web Services
13 51 (2.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 40 (2.25%) Spring
15 37 (2.08%) Pandas
16 36 (2.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 36 (2.03%) LINQ
17 34 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
18 30 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 369 (20.79%) Computer Science
2 199 (11.21%) Derivative
3 166 (9.35%) Mathematics
4 144 (8.11%) Equities
5 133 (7.49%) Fixed Income
6 127 (7.15%) Algorithms
7 124 (6.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 111 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 108 (6.08%) Blackberry
10 88 (4.96%) Physics
11 81 (4.56%) Open Source
12 58 (3.27%) Statistics
13 46 (2.59%) Data Structures
14 45 (2.54%) Visualisation
15 39 (2.20%) Equity Derivative
16 33 (1.86%) Credit Risk
17 26 (1.46%) N-Tier
18 19 (1.07%) Management Information System
18 19 (1.07%) User Experience
19 17 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 525 (29.58%) Windows
2 332 (18.70%) Linux
3 248 (13.97%) UNIX
4 183 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 106 (5.97%) Windows 7
6 88 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 74 (4.17%) Solaris
8 73 (4.11%) Windows XP
8 73 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 56 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (1.69%) CentOS
11 22 (1.24%) Android
12 14 (0.79%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.28%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.28%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.28%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.11%) VMS
16 1 (0.056%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (13.63%) OO
3 216 (12.17%) Asset Management
4 203 (11.44%) Investment Management
5 199 (11.21%) Multithreading
6 183 (10.31%) TDD
7 162 (9.13%) Low Latency
8 157 (8.85%) MVC
9 149 (8.39%) Software Engineering
10 96 (5.41%) Algorithmic Trading
11 86 (4.85%) Project Management
12 84 (4.73%) Analytics
13 66 (3.72%) Risk Management
14 64 (3.61%) Electronic Trading
15 60 (3.38%) Mentoring
16 58 (3.27%) Disaster Recovery
17 57 (3.21%) Fund Management
18 52 (2.93%) Scrum
19 50 (2.82%) BDD
20 48 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 644 (36.28%) C#
2 621 (34.99%) SQL
3 341 (19.21%) C++
4 333 (18.76%) Java
5 309 (17.41%) Python
6 220 (12.39%) Perl
7 152 (8.56%) JavaScript
8 109 (6.14%) VBA
9 91 (5.13%) PowerShell
10 86 (4.85%) T-SQL
11 72 (4.06%) C
12 66 (3.72%) Bash Shell
13 34 (1.92%) F#
14 32 (1.80%) MATLAB
15 29 (1.63%) Shell Script
16 28 (1.58%) Ruby
17 27 (1.52%) PL/SQL
18 22 (1.24%) PHP
18 22 (1.24%) VB.NET
19 19 (1.07%) R
Qualifications
1 478 (26.93%) Degree
2 64 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (3.10%) PhD
4 38 (2.14%) CCNA
5 34 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (1.63%) CFA
7 28 (1.58%) CCNP
8 22 (1.24%) MCSE
9 21 (1.18%) CISSP
10 18 (1.01%) MCITP
11 13 (0.73%) CCIE
12 12 (0.68%) MCSA
13 8 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.34%) CCSA
14 6 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.28%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.28%) CISM
15 5 (0.28%) ISEB
16 4 (0.23%) CISA
16 4 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (1.86%) SLA
2 30 (1.69%) QA
3 18 (1.01%) Dodd-Frank
4 17 (0.96%) EMIR
5 16 (0.90%) UCITS
6 8 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.17%) Basel III
7 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.056%) COBIT
8 1 (0.056%) MiFID
System Software
1 234 (13.18%) Active Directory
2 97 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (2.82%) VMware ESX
4 49 (2.76%) XenApp
5 48 (2.70%) vSphere
6 29 (1.63%) Hyper-V
7 24 (1.35%) MetaFrame
8 22 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
9 18 (1.01%) Firmware
9 18 (1.01%) NFS
10 10 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.23%) Xen
12 4 (0.23%) XenServer
12 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.17%) Samba
14 2 (0.11%) Postfix
14 2 (0.11%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 43 (2.42%) Puppet
2 41 (2.31%) NetBackup
3 38 (2.14%) SCCM
4 28 (1.58%) ITRS Geneos
5 24 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 18 (1.01%) Backup Exec
7 16 (0.90%) SCOM
8 15 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 13 (0.73%) HP SIM
10 7 (0.39%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.39%) Control-M
11 4 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.23%) YUM
12 3 (0.17%) Nagios
12 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.11%) CFEngine
14 1 (0.056%) AppDNA
14 1 (0.056%) Cacti
14 1 (0.056%) HP Quality Center
14 1 (0.056%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 266 (14.99%) Microsoft
2 153 (8.62%) VMware
3 133 (7.49%) Bloomberg
4 130 (7.32%) Cisco
5 128 (7.21%) Oracle
6 113 (6.37%) Citrix
7 109 (6.14%) Reuters
8 70 (3.94%) HP
9 68 (3.83%) NetApp
10 55 (3.10%) Symantec
11 47 (2.65%) Red Hat
12 46 (2.59%) Juniper
13 38 (2.14%) Sybase
14 37 (2.08%) CheckPoint
15 30 (1.69%) Avaya
16 26 (1.46%) Advent
17 21 (1.18%) Sophos
18 17 (0.96%) IBM
19 14 (0.79%) CA
19 14 (0.79%) Blue Coat
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-30k base + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Commercial Services Trading Ltd T/A Connect2Staff
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable, dependent upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus 30% Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Commercial Services Trading Ltd T/A Connect2Staff
Posted: 2 days ago