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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 311 301 273
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -28
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 957 1016 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.93% 0.94% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.43% 2.34% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 804 783 743
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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
39351 43510 40438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.12% 40.31% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31603 34492 33195
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 £75,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +4 938 £62,500 -10.71% 118
South East -30 6 £40,000 +14.28% 4
North West +12 5 £22,500 -41.55%
West Midlands - 5 £52,500 -
East of England -5 2 £46,875 - 4
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1158 (63.87%) Finance
2 691 (38.11%) SQL
3 611 (33.70%) C#
4 555 (30.61%) Windows
5 534 (29.45%) Degree
6 464 (25.59%) SQL Server
7 454 (25.04%) .NET
8 422 (23.28%) Computer Science
9 358 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
10 314 (17.32%) Microsoft
11 295 (16.27%) Java
12 294 (16.22%) Linux
13 291 (16.05%) Banking
14 285 (15.72%) Python
15 279 (15.39%) JavaScript
16 275 (15.17%) C++
17 254 (14.01%) Front Office
18 244 (13.46%) Active Directory
19 240 (13.24%) OO
20 222 (12.24%) Asset Management
21 208 (11.47%) ASP.NET
22 207 (11.42%) UNIX
23 203 (11.20%) TDD
24 184 (10.15%) Perl
25 183 (10.09%) VMware
26 182 (10.04%) Software Engineering
27 181 (9.98%) Derivative
28 179 (9.87%) Financial Institution
29 177 (9.76%) MVC
30 167 (9.21%) MS Excel

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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
1 144 (7.94%) MS Exchange
2 76 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 37 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 32 (1.77%) IIS
6 16 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 11 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (0.50%) Lync
10 8 (0.44%) JBoss
11 7 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.33%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.28%) Drupal
13 5 (0.28%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.22%) Node.js
14 4 (0.22%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.22%) Confluence
15 3 (0.17%) Tornado
15 3 (0.17%) Apache
Applications
1 167 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 147 (8.11%) MS Office
3 15 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.50%) MS Project
7 4 (0.22%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) SPSS
8 2 (0.11%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 22 (1.21%) Advent Geneva
2 18 (0.99%) Markit EDM
3 17 (0.94%) thinkFolio
4 16 (0.88%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 9 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.44%) ION MarketView
7 7 (0.39%) Endur
7 7 (0.39%) LatentZero
8 6 (0.33%) SimCorp Dimension
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.28%) RMDS
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.17%) Beauchamp
10 3 (0.17%) Advent Moxy
11 2 (0.11%) Investran
11 2 (0.11%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
11 2 (0.11%) assyst
11 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.11%) HiInvest
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (0.94%) SaaS
3 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.39%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.11%) PaaS
7 2 (0.11%) IaaS
8 1 (0.055%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 144 (7.94%) Firewall
2 105 (5.79%) WAN
3 99 (5.46%) LAN
4 94 (5.18%) DNS
5 81 (4.47%) TCP/IP
6 78 (4.30%) VPN
7 57 (3.14%) SAN
8 53 (2.92%) Network Security
9 52 (2.87%) DHCP
10 28 (1.54%) BGP
11 25 (1.38%) Internet
11 25 (1.38%) Multicast
12 24 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (1.10%) EIGRP
14 19 (1.05%) OSPF
15 18 (0.99%) FTP
16 17 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
17 16 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
18 15 (0.83%) VoIP
19 12 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (25.59%) SQL Server
2 123 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 64 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 55 (3.03%) RDBMS
7 50 (2.76%) MySQL
8 44 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 43 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (1.65%) MongoDB
11 28 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (1.43%) NoSQL
13 19 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
14 18 (0.99%) QlikView
14 18 (0.99%) Oracle Database
15 13 (0.72%) Big Data
15 13 (0.72%) OLAP
16 11 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
17 8 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (0.44%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 45 (2.48%) Visual Studio
2 44 (2.43%) Git (software)
3 34 (1.88%) SpecFlow
4 33 (1.82%) NUnit
5 28 (1.54%) Subversion
6 23 (1.27%) Cucumber
7 19 (1.05%) Mercurial
7 19 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (0.99%) FitNesse
9 17 (0.94%) Maven
10 16 (0.88%) JIRA
10 16 (0.88%) CppUnit
10 16 (0.88%) GCC
10 16 (0.88%) GoogleTest
11 15 (0.83%) Selenium
12 6 (0.33%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.33%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.33%) AdminStudio
13 5 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 1158 (63.87%) Finance
2 291 (16.05%) Banking
3 254 (14.01%) Front Office
4 179 (9.87%) Financial Institution
5 156 (8.60%) Investment Banking
6 113 (6.23%) Back Office
7 47 (2.59%) Law
8 43 (2.37%) Telecoms
9 33 (1.82%) Legal
10 20 (1.10%) Retail
11 17 (0.94%) Marketing
12 13 (0.72%) Private Banking
13 9 (0.50%) Games
14 4 (0.22%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.11%) French Language
15 2 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
15 2 (0.11%) Billing
16 1 (0.055%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.055%) International Banking
16 1 (0.055%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 713 (39.33%) Developer
2 294 (16.22%) C# Developer
3 282 (15.55%) Analyst
4 149 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 145 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 137 (7.56%) Applications Support
7 120 (6.62%) .NET Developer
8 104 (5.74%) Junior
9 99 (5.46%) C++ Developer
10 95 (5.24%) Graduate
11 89 (4.91%) Java Developer
12 87 (4.80%) Consultant
13 85 (4.69%) Senior Developer
14 84 (4.63%) Network Engineer
15 75 (4.14%) Support Engineer
16 67 (3.70%) Python Developer
16 67 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 61 (3.36%) Applications Support Analyst
18 57 (3.14%) DBA
19 53 (2.92%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (25.04%) .NET
2 208 (11.47%) ASP.NET
3 159 (8.77%) HTML
4 151 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 130 (7.17%) WPF
6 109 (6.01%) AngularJS
7 106 (5.85%) WCF
8 96 (5.30%) CSS
9 86 (4.74%) .NET Framework
10 80 (4.41%) FIX Protocol
11 72 (3.97%) WinForms
12 69 (3.81%) HTML5
13 62 (3.42%) Web Services
14 58 (3.20%) XML
15 55 (3.03%) jQuery
16 42 (2.32%) STL
17 41 (2.26%) Spring
18 40 (2.21%) Pandas
19 39 (2.15%) Middleware
20 36 (1.99%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 422 (23.28%) Computer Science
2 181 (9.98%) Derivative
3 161 (8.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 140 (7.72%) Equities
5 130 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
6 120 (6.62%) Mathematics
7 109 (6.01%) Fixed Income
8 79 (4.36%) Blackberry
9 67 (3.70%) Open Source
10 65 (3.59%) Management Information System
11 58 (3.20%) Algorithms
12 56 (3.09%) Physics
13 47 (2.59%) Data Structures
14 40 (2.21%) Visualisation
15 29 (1.60%) Equity Derivative
16 25 (1.38%) Grid Computing
17 24 (1.32%) N-Tier
17 24 (1.32%) User Experience
18 20 (1.10%) Social Media
18 20 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 555 (30.61%) Windows
2 294 (16.22%) Linux
3 207 (11.42%) UNIX
4 134 (7.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 125 (6.89%) Windows 7
6 71 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (2.43%) Solaris
9 41 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 38 (2.10%) Windows 8
11 36 (1.99%) Android
12 32 (1.77%) Windows XP
13 30 (1.65%) Apple iOS
14 8 (0.44%) CentOS
15 4 (0.22%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.17%) VMS
16 3 (0.17%) SUSE
16 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (13.24%) OO
3 222 (12.24%) Asset Management
4 203 (11.20%) TDD
5 182 (10.04%) Software Engineering
6 177 (9.76%) MVC
7 167 (9.21%) Investment Management
8 154 (8.49%) Multithreading
9 133 (7.34%) Low Latency
10 117 (6.45%) BDD
11 98 (5.41%) Scrum
12 83 (4.58%) Analytics
13 81 (4.47%) Information Security
14 79 (4.36%) Risk Management
14 79 (4.36%) Electronic Trading
15 78 (4.30%) Mentoring
16 72 (3.97%) OOD
17 71 (3.92%) Project Management
18 66 (3.64%) ITIL
18 66 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 691 (38.11%) SQL
2 611 (33.70%) C#
3 295 (16.27%) Java
4 285 (15.72%) Python
5 279 (15.39%) JavaScript
6 275 (15.17%) C++
7 184 (10.15%) Perl
8 166 (9.16%) PowerShell
9 89 (4.91%) VBA
10 56 (3.09%) T-SQL
11 53 (2.92%) Bash Shell
12 35 (1.93%) VB.NET
13 28 (1.54%) C
14 27 (1.49%) MATLAB
15 24 (1.32%) Shell Script
16 18 (0.99%) Ruby
17 16 (0.88%) Objective-C
17 16 (0.88%) R
18 14 (0.77%) Scala
19 12 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 534 (29.45%) Degree
2 95 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (3.64%) PhD
3 66 (3.64%) CCNA
4 35 (1.93%) CCNP
5 32 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (1.49%) MCSE
7 22 (1.21%) CCSA
8 18 (0.99%) CISSP
9 16 (0.88%) CSSLP
10 15 (0.83%) CCSE
11 14 (0.77%) CCIE
12 11 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (0.61%) MCITP
12 11 (0.61%) Brainbench
13 7 (0.39%) CISM
13 7 (0.39%) MCSA
14 6 (0.33%) ISEB
15 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (3.42%) QA
2 35 (1.93%) SLA
3 9 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (0.44%) EMIR
5 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.22%) Basel III
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.11%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.11%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.055%) MiFID
9 1 (0.055%) FATCA
9 1 (0.055%) CRD IV
System Software
1 244 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 122 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (2.76%) vSphere
4 39 (2.15%) XenApp
4 39 (2.15%) VMware ESX
5 28 (1.54%) VMware Server
6 27 (1.49%) Hyper-V
7 19 (1.05%) Firmware
8 17 (0.94%) XenDesktop
9 16 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
9 16 (0.88%) NFS
10 11 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.55%) MetaFrame
12 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.11%) Xen
15 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
16 1 (0.055%) iptables
16 1 (0.055%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (2.76%) SCCM
2 23 (1.27%) Puppet
3 17 (0.94%) NetBackup
4 16 (0.88%) Nagios
5 15 (0.83%) ITRS Geneos
6 13 (0.72%) SCOM
7 11 (0.61%) Backup Exec
8 10 (0.55%) WSUS
9 8 (0.44%) Cacti
10 7 (0.39%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 6 (0.33%) Control-M
11 6 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
12 5 (0.28%) yum
13 4 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (0.17%) HP SIM
14 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Satellite
15 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
15 2 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 314 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 183 (10.09%) VMware
3 147 (8.11%) Oracle
4 140 (7.72%) Cisco
5 101 (5.57%) Citrix
6 91 (5.02%) Bloomberg
7 64 (3.53%) HP
8 62 (3.42%) Reuters
9 59 (3.25%) NetApp
10 47 (2.59%) CheckPoint
11 32 (1.77%) Red Hat
12 30 (1.65%) Sybase
13 27 (1.49%) Advent
14 23 (1.27%) Symantec
15 22 (1.21%) EMC
16 21 (1.16%) Tableau
17 20 (1.10%) IBM
17 20 (1.10%) Charles River
18 19 (1.05%) SAP
19 18 (0.99%) Dell
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Thebes IT
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Bonus and Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago