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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 320 314 258
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -56
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 906 931 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.90% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 2.28% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 797 803 897
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 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
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
39867 40837 43139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.82% 39.48% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32405 32994 36450
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +2 883 £60,000 -6.25% 69
South East -12 17 £42,500 -32.00% 1
East of England -38 3 £53,500 +33.75% 4
North West -11 1 £60,000 +118.18%
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1166 (65.80%) Finance
2 622 (35.10%) C#
3 620 (34.99%) SQL
4 546 (30.81%) Windows
5 494 (27.88%) Degree
6 447 (25.23%) SQL Server
7 394 (22.23%) .NET
8 360 (20.32%) Computer Science
9 332 (18.74%) Linux
10 315 (17.78%) C++
11 303 (17.10%) Java
12 297 (16.76%) Python
13 294 (16.59%) Banking
14 280 (15.80%) Front Office
15 273 (15.41%) Microsoft
16 268 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
17 254 (14.33%) UNIX
18 251 (14.16%) Active Directory
19 223 (12.58%) OO
20 221 (12.47%) Asset Management
21 206 (11.63%) Perl
22 193 (10.89%) Investment Management
23 191 (10.78%) Derivative
24 188 (10.61%) ASP.NET
25 187 (10.55%) Multithreading
26 182 (10.27%) WPF
27 179 (10.10%) MS Exchange
28 177 (9.99%) Windows Server 2008
29 173 (9.76%) TDD
30 172 (9.71%) MS Excel

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 179 (10.10%) MS Exchange
2 136 (7.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 46 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 45 (2.54%) SharePoint
6 31 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (0.85%) Lync
8 15 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 15 (0.85%) IIS
9 13 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (0.56%) Node.js
11 9 (0.51%) Apache
12 7 (0.40%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (0.28%) GemFire
15 3 (0.17%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.17%) Confluence
15 3 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 172 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 137 (7.73%) MS Office
3 20 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (0.62%) SPSS
5 11 (0.62%) S-PLUS
5 11 (0.62%) Stata
6 10 (0.56%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.51%) MS Project
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (1.07%) Advent Geneva
2 16 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.68%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 7 (0.40%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.40%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.28%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.23%) Advent Moxy
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.11%) Beauchamp
8 1 (0.056%) PORTIA
8 1 (0.056%) RMDS
8 1 (0.056%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (0.45%) SaaS
2 8 (0.45%) Office 365
3 4 (0.23%) IaaS
4 1 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 150 (8.47%) TCP/IP
1 150 (8.47%) DNS
2 121 (6.83%) Firewall
3 115 (6.49%) LAN
4 106 (5.98%) WAN
5 89 (5.02%) DHCP
6 84 (4.74%) VPN
7 83 (4.68%) SAN
8 46 (2.60%) Network Security
9 45 (2.54%) iSCSI
9 45 (2.54%) FTP
10 37 (2.09%) BGP
11 33 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
12 32 (1.81%) Multicast
13 31 (1.75%) Internet
14 29 (1.64%) EIGRP
15 24 (1.35%) Wireless
16 23 (1.30%) NAS
17 21 (1.19%) MPLS
18 20 (1.13%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 447 (25.23%) SQL Server
2 88 (4.97%) Relational Database
3 69 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 68 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 58 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 55 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (2.14%) MySQL
8 34 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 33 (1.86%) RDBMS
10 27 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (1.02%) MongoDB
13 15 (0.85%) OLAP
14 14 (0.79%) KDB
15 12 (0.68%) Big Data
16 11 (0.62%) Oracle Database
17 10 (0.56%) QlikView
17 10 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
18 9 (0.51%) HBase
19 7 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 39 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (2.03%) NUnit
2 36 (2.03%) Maven
3 31 (1.75%) Visual Studio
4 20 (1.13%) Subversion
5 19 (1.07%) Cucumber
6 18 (1.02%) Git (software)
6 18 (1.02%) JIRA
7 15 (0.85%) SpecFlow
8 14 (0.79%) GCC
9 12 (0.68%) GoogleTest
9 12 (0.68%) FitNesse
9 12 (0.68%) CppUnit
10 11 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
10 11 (0.62%) Selenium
11 9 (0.51%) JUnit
11 9 (0.51%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.34%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.34%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.28%) Jasmine
General
1 1166 (65.80%) Finance
2 294 (16.59%) Banking
3 280 (15.80%) Front Office
4 166 (9.37%) Financial Institution
5 138 (7.79%) Investment Banking
6 121 (6.83%) Back Office
7 55 (3.10%) Legal
8 38 (2.14%) Telecoms
9 26 (1.47%) Law
10 10 (0.56%) Retail
11 9 (0.51%) Games
11 9 (0.51%) Electronics
12 7 (0.40%) Private Banking
13 6 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.28%) Advertising
15 4 (0.23%) Marketing
15 4 (0.23%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.17%) German Language
16 3 (0.17%) Billing
17 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 843 (47.57%) Developer
2 347 (19.58%) C# Developer
3 236 (13.32%) Analyst
4 156 (8.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 127 (7.17%) Junior
6 126 (7.11%) C++ Developer
7 116 (6.55%) Java Developer
8 101 (5.70%) Senior Developer
9 93 (5.25%) Support Analyst
10 88 (4.97%) .NET Developer
11 83 (4.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 79 (4.46%) Junior Developer
13 75 (4.23%) Network Engineer
13 75 (4.23%) Python Developer
14 69 (3.89%) Software Developer
15 68 (3.84%) Graduate
16 63 (3.56%) Applications Support
17 61 (3.44%) Business Analyst
18 60 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 53 (2.99%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (22.23%) .NET
2 188 (10.61%) ASP.NET
3 182 (10.27%) WPF
4 119 (6.72%) HTML
5 117 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 98 (5.53%) WCF
7 81 (4.57%) WinForms
8 68 (3.84%) CSS
9 67 (3.78%) .NET Framework
10 63 (3.56%) HTML5
11 58 (3.27%) Web Services
12 57 (3.22%) AngularJS
13 54 (3.05%) STL
14 47 (2.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 46 (2.60%) FIX Protocol
16 43 (2.43%) Pandas
17 42 (2.37%) Spring
18 39 (2.20%) XML
19 32 (1.81%) SciPy
20 31 (1.75%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 360 (20.32%) Computer Science
2 191 (10.78%) Derivative
3 159 (8.97%) Mathematics
4 134 (7.56%) Equities
5 123 (6.94%) Fixed Income
6 121 (6.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 112 (6.32%) Blackberry
8 108 (6.09%) Algorithms
9 95 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
10 84 (4.74%) Physics
11 79 (4.46%) Open Source
12 54 (3.05%) Statistics
13 49 (2.77%) Visualisation
14 32 (1.81%) Equity Derivative
15 30 (1.69%) Credit Risk
16 28 (1.58%) Data Structures
17 26 (1.47%) N-Tier
18 25 (1.41%) Management Information System
18 25 (1.41%) User Experience
19 20 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 546 (30.81%) Windows
2 332 (18.74%) Linux
3 254 (14.33%) UNIX
4 177 (9.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 107 (6.04%) Windows 7
6 82 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 80 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 77 (4.35%) Solaris
9 70 (3.95%) Windows XP
10 59 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (1.75%) CentOS
12 24 (1.35%) Android
13 22 (1.24%) Windows 8
14 11 (0.62%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.51%) Windows Vista
15 9 (0.51%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.28%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.17%) VMS
18 1 (0.056%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (12.58%) OO
3 221 (12.47%) Asset Management
4 193 (10.89%) Investment Management
5 187 (10.55%) Multithreading
6 173 (9.76%) TDD
7 160 (9.03%) MVC
8 157 (8.86%) Software Engineering
9 148 (8.35%) Low Latency
10 88 (4.97%) Electronic Trading
11 81 (4.57%) Analytics
12 78 (4.40%) Algorithmic Trading
12 78 (4.40%) Project Management
13 73 (4.12%) Systematic Trading
14 72 (4.06%) Mentoring
15 66 (3.72%) Risk Management
16 64 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
17 62 (3.50%) BDD
18 55 (3.10%) Unit Testing
19 53 (2.99%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 622 (35.10%) C#
2 620 (34.99%) SQL
3 315 (17.78%) C++
4 303 (17.10%) Java
5 297 (16.76%) Python
6 206 (11.63%) Perl
7 170 (9.59%) JavaScript
8 112 (6.32%) VBA
9 104 (5.87%) PowerShell
10 83 (4.68%) T-SQL
11 66 (3.72%) Bash Shell
12 62 (3.50%) C
13 34 (1.92%) Shell Script
13 34 (1.92%) MATLAB
14 25 (1.41%) Ruby
15 24 (1.35%) VB.NET
16 22 (1.24%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.02%) PHP
18 17 (0.96%) F#
18 17 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 494 (27.88%) Degree
2 74 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (3.10%) PhD
4 46 (2.60%) CCNA
5 33 (1.86%) CCNP
5 33 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (1.30%) CISSP
7 22 (1.24%) MCSE
7 22 (1.24%) CFA
8 18 (1.02%) MCITP
9 13 (0.73%) MCSA
10 12 (0.68%) CCIE
11 11 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (0.62%) CCSA
12 9 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.51%) CSSLP
12 9 (0.51%) Brainbench
13 8 (0.45%) CCSE
13 8 (0.45%) ISEB
14 7 (0.40%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (1.98%) QA
2 34 (1.92%) SLA
3 18 (1.02%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (0.79%) UCITS
4 14 (0.79%) EMIR
5 9 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.17%) Basel III
7 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.11%) COBIT
9 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.056%) FATCA
9 1 (0.056%) AIFMD
System Software
1 251 (14.16%) Active Directory
2 97 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (3.05%) XenApp
4 51 (2.88%) vSphere
5 44 (2.48%) VMware ESX
6 25 (1.41%) MetaFrame
6 25 (1.41%) Hyper-V
7 21 (1.19%) NFS
7 21 (1.19%) Firmware
8 18 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
9 10 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.40%) VMware Server
12 6 (0.34%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.17%) Xen
15 2 (0.11%) Samba
16 1 (0.056%) Squid
16 1 (0.056%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 46 (2.60%) NetBackup
2 45 (2.54%) Puppet
3 37 (2.09%) SCCM
4 30 (1.69%) ITRS Geneos
5 23 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 17 (0.96%) Backup Exec
7 16 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 14 (0.79%) SCOM
9 13 (0.73%) HP SIM
10 8 (0.45%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.45%) Control-M
11 7 (0.40%) Nagios
12 6 (0.34%) YUM
13 4 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
14 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
14 3 (0.17%) Cacti
15 2 (0.11%) CFEngine
16 1 (0.056%) Red Hat Satellite
16 1 (0.056%) AppDNA
16 1 (0.056%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 273 (15.41%) Microsoft
2 162 (9.14%) VMware
3 134 (7.56%) Bloomberg
4 127 (7.17%) Oracle
5 126 (7.11%) Cisco
6 120 (6.77%) Citrix
7 110 (6.21%) Reuters
8 78 (4.40%) NetApp
9 72 (4.06%) HP
10 56 (3.16%) Symantec
11 46 (2.60%) Red Hat
12 44 (2.48%) CheckPoint
13 43 (2.43%) Juniper
14 40 (2.26%) Sybase
15 32 (1.81%) Avaya
16 28 (1.58%) Advent
17 23 (1.30%) Sophos
18 21 (1.19%) IBM
19 18 (1.02%) Blue Coat
20 16 (0.90%) Fidessa
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Great up-skill and opportunity to be
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Salary is approx 50k-80k base + bonu
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £200000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £200000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Bens package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrison James Executive
Salary: Very Generous + Very Competitive Bonus + Benefits (Up to Six Figure Ba
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrison James Executive
Salary: Very Generous Basic + Very Competitive Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary is approx 40-60k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago