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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 330 278 224
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -54
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 857 999 1375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.80% 1.01% 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.56% 3.00% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 748 765 1103
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
33444 33345 37120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.19% 33.55% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26478 27134 31560
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -27 828 £62,500 -3.84% 88
East of England -2 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South East -73 8 £42,500 - 5
North West - 4 £50,000 - 1
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1253 (65.84%) Finance
2 698 (36.68%) C#
3 673 (35.37%) SQL
4 572 (30.06%) Windows
5 508 (26.69%) Degree
6 470 (24.70%) SQL Server
7 430 (22.60%) Java
8 426 (22.39%) Computer Science
9 423 (22.23%) C++
10 368 (19.34%) Linux
11 366 (19.23%) .NET
12 362 (19.02%) Front Office
13 337 (17.71%) Python
14 323 (16.97%) Microsoft
15 319 (16.76%) OO
16 273 (14.35%) Banking
17 264 (13.87%) Active Directory
18 263 (13.82%) UNIX
19 245 (12.87%) Investment Management
20 243 (12.77%) WPF
21 224 (11.77%) Perl
22 212 (11.14%) Multithreading
23 207 (10.88%) Windows Server 2008
24 199 (10.46%) Asset Management
25 193 (10.14%) Derivative
26 190 (9.98%) VMware
27 186 (9.77%) Oracle
28 184 (9.67%) MS Excel
29 178 (9.35%) TDD
30 174 (9.14%) Low Latency

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 169 (8.88%) MS Exchange
2 123 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 43 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 39 (2.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 26 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 24 (1.26%) IIS
8 17 (0.89%) Apache
9 13 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
9 13 (0.68%) Lync
10 12 (0.63%) Node.js
11 10 (0.53%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (0.37%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (0.37%) GemFire
14 4 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
14 4 (0.21%) SAS
14 4 (0.21%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.16%) MTS
Applications
1 184 (9.67%) MS Excel
2 125 (6.57%) MS Office
3 12 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
3 12 (0.63%) S-PLUS
4 11 (0.58%) SPSS
4 11 (0.58%) Stata
5 10 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.42%) MS Project
7 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.053%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 24 (1.26%) SunGard APT
2 17 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.74%) Advent Geneva
4 10 (0.53%) LatentZero
5 9 (0.47%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.32%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.21%) FastVal
7 4 (0.21%) PORTIA
8 3 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.16%) Eikon
9 2 (0.11%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 2 (0.11%) Advent Moxy
9 2 (0.11%) Beauchamp
9 2 (0.11%) HiInvest
9 2 (0.11%) HiPerformance
9 2 (0.11%) Decalog
9 2 (0.11%) LongView
10 1 (0.053%) MultiFonds
10 1 (0.053%) Maximo
10 1 (0.053%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.58%) SaaS
2 9 (0.47%) GitHub
2 9 (0.47%) Office 365
2 9 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.26%) IaaS
4 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.053%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.053%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (7.62%) TCP/IP
2 120 (6.31%) Firewall
3 112 (5.89%) DNS
4 79 (4.15%) LAN
4 79 (4.15%) DHCP
5 71 (3.73%) WAN
6 63 (3.31%) SAN
7 52 (2.73%) Cisco IOS
8 51 (2.68%) VPN
9 48 (2.52%) Network Security
10 42 (2.21%) iSCSI
11 35 (1.84%) FTP
12 29 (1.52%) LDAP
13 25 (1.31%) BGP
13 25 (1.31%) Multicast
14 22 (1.16%) VoIP
15 21 (1.10%) Internet
15 21 (1.10%) NAS
16 19 (1.00%) EIGRP
17 16 (0.84%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 470 (24.70%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (4.89%) Relational Database
4 88 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (3.31%) Big Data
6 54 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 50 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 44 (2.31%) RDBMS
9 40 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (1.47%) Oracle Database
12 23 (1.21%) MongoDB
13 18 (0.95%) MySQL
14 16 (0.84%) OLAP
15 15 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (0.79%) NoSQL
15 15 (0.79%) Hadoop
16 14 (0.74%) KDB
17 13 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 44 (2.31%) NUnit
2 39 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (1.63%) Maven
4 30 (1.58%) Git (software)
5 24 (1.26%) JIRA
6 23 (1.21%) Visual Studio
7 17 (0.89%) JUnit
8 16 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
9 14 (0.74%) Subversion
10 9 (0.47%) Eclipse
10 9 (0.47%) ReSharper
10 9 (0.47%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 6 (0.32%) Hudson
13 5 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.26%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.26%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Blend
14 3 (0.16%) IntelliJ
14 3 (0.16%) CruiseControl
General
1 1253 (65.84%) Finance
2 362 (19.02%) Front Office
3 273 (14.35%) Banking
4 136 (7.15%) Back Office
5 135 (7.09%) Investment Banking
6 114 (5.99%) Financial Institution
7 58 (3.05%) Games
8 34 (1.79%) Legal
9 28 (1.47%) Law
10 24 (1.26%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.42%) Marketing
12 7 (0.37%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.37%) Electronics
13 6 (0.32%) Advertising
14 5 (0.26%) Retail
14 5 (0.26%) International Banking
15 4 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.21%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.16%) German Language
17 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 960 (50.45%) Developer
2 389 (20.44%) C# Developer
3 296 (15.55%) Analyst
4 145 (7.62%) Java Developer
5 134 (7.04%) Junior
6 133 (6.99%) C++ Developer
7 131 (6.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 128 (6.73%) Software Developer
9 121 (6.36%) Senior Developer
10 111 (5.83%) Support Analyst
11 94 (4.94%) Business Analyst
12 84 (4.41%) Junior Developer
13 83 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 77 (4.05%) Python Developer
15 69 (3.63%) .NET Developer
16 65 (3.42%) Graduate
17 62 (3.26%) Quantitative Developer
17 62 (3.26%) Network Engineer
17 62 (3.26%) Applications Support
18 58 (3.05%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (19.23%) .NET
2 243 (12.77%) WPF
3 149 (7.83%) ASP.NET
4 144 (7.57%) WCF
5 89 (4.68%) WinForms
6 86 (4.52%) HTML
7 80 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 56 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 55 (2.89%) STL
10 49 (2.57%) Web Services
11 47 (2.47%) HTML5
11 47 (2.47%) Pandas
12 45 (2.36%) .NET Framework
13 38 (2.00%) XML
13 38 (2.00%) AngularJS
14 36 (1.89%) CSS
15 33 (1.73%) LINQ
16 32 (1.68%) Spring
17 30 (1.58%) SciPy
17 30 (1.58%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 426 (22.39%) Computer Science
2 193 (10.14%) Derivative
3 170 (8.93%) Equities
4 150 (7.88%) Mathematics
5 141 (7.41%) Fixed Income
6 138 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 97 (5.10%) Blackberry
8 72 (3.78%) Open Source
9 64 (3.36%) Equity Derivative
10 61 (3.21%) Physics
11 60 (3.15%) Statistics
12 53 (2.79%) Credit Risk
13 47 (2.47%) Visualisation
14 43 (2.26%) Management Information System
15 37 (1.94%) N-Tier
16 32 (1.68%) Clustering
17 24 (1.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 22 (1.16%) Grid Computing
19 21 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
20 20 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 572 (30.06%) Windows
2 368 (19.34%) Linux
3 263 (13.82%) UNIX
4 207 (10.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 110 (5.78%) Windows 7
6 98 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 68 (3.57%) Windows XP
8 64 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 59 (3.10%) Solaris
10 46 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (1.16%) Android
12 17 (0.89%) CentOS
13 11 (0.58%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.58%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.47%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.47%) Debian
15 8 (0.42%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.32%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.26%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (16.76%) OO
2 245 (12.87%) Investment Management
3 212 (11.14%) Multithreading
4 199 (10.46%) Asset Management
5 178 (9.35%) TDD
6 174 (9.14%) Low Latency
7 169 (8.88%) Software Engineering
8 166 (8.72%) Algorithmic Trading
9 160 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
10 147 (7.72%) Risk Management
11 118 (6.20%) MVC
12 112 (5.89%) Analytics
13 108 (5.68%) Project Management
14 63 (3.31%) Scrum
15 60 (3.15%) Unit Testing
16 59 (3.10%) Portfolio Management
16 59 (3.10%) Electronic Trading
17 58 (3.05%) Data Analysis
18 55 (2.89%) Business Analysis
19 54 (2.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 698 (36.68%) C#
2 673 (35.37%) SQL
3 430 (22.60%) Java
4 423 (22.23%) C++
5 337 (17.71%) Python
6 224 (11.77%) Perl
7 147 (7.72%) PowerShell
8 118 (6.20%) T-SQL
9 113 (5.94%) VBA
10 112 (5.89%) JavaScript
11 109 (5.73%) F#
12 74 (3.89%) C
13 70 (3.68%) Bash Shell
14 44 (2.31%) PL/SQL
15 33 (1.73%) Scala
16 32 (1.68%) Shell Script
17 31 (1.63%) Ruby
18 26 (1.37%) R
19 25 (1.31%) VBScript
20 21 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 508 (26.69%) Degree
2 79 (4.15%) PhD
3 77 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (3.10%) CCNA
5 49 (2.57%) CFA
6 42 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 29 (1.52%) CCNP
8 28 (1.47%) MCSE
9 24 (1.26%) MCITP
10 19 (1.00%) CISSP
11 13 (0.68%) MCSA
12 12 (0.63%) CCSA
13 10 (0.53%) PMI Certification
14 9 (0.47%) RHCE
14 9 (0.47%) CCIE
15 8 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (0.42%) PMP
15 8 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.37%) CCSE
17 5 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.26%) QA
2 34 (1.79%) SLA
3 22 (1.16%) EMIR
4 18 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
4 18 (0.95%) UCITS
5 6 (0.32%) MiFID
6 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.053%) FATCA
System Software
1 264 (13.87%) Active Directory
2 136 (7.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (3.21%) VMware ESX
4 41 (2.15%) vSphere
4 41 (2.15%) XenApp
5 35 (1.84%) Hyper-V
6 25 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
7 21 (1.10%) XenServer
8 16 (0.84%) MetaFrame
9 14 (0.74%) NFS
10 13 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
11 11 (0.58%) Xen
11 11 (0.58%) Postfix
12 9 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (0.47%) KVM
13 8 (0.42%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.16%) Samba
16 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.053%) Squid
Systems Management
1 60 (3.15%) Puppet
2 52 (2.73%) NetBackup
3 34 (1.79%) SCCM
4 32 (1.68%) Nagios
5 24 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 15 (0.79%) Backup Exec
6 15 (0.79%) ITRS Geneos
7 14 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (0.68%) SCOM
8 13 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 13 (0.68%) HP SIM
9 10 (0.53%) Salt
10 9 (0.47%) Rsyslog
10 9 (0.47%) WSUS
11 6 (0.32%) Cacti
12 4 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 1 (0.053%) Control-M
Vendors
1 323 (16.97%) Microsoft
2 190 (9.98%) VMware
3 186 (9.77%) Oracle
4 168 (8.83%) Bloomberg
5 159 (8.36%) Cisco
6 108 (5.68%) Citrix
7 83 (4.36%) Reuters
8 75 (3.94%) NetApp
9 73 (3.84%) HP
10 55 (2.89%) Symantec
11 50 (2.63%) Sybase
11 50 (2.63%) CheckPoint
12 46 (2.42%) SunGard
13 44 (2.31%) Red Hat
13 44 (2.31%) Juniper
14 20 (1.05%) TIBCO
14 20 (1.05%) Sophos
14 20 (1.05%) EMC
15 19 (1.00%) Fidessa
16 18 (0.95%) Advent
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Bonus on offer
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-55k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 to £33000 per annum - Excellent Benefits, Rewards + Non-Pressu
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago