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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 315 330 322
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 926 907 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.90% 0.82% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.23% 2.09% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 785 784 648
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +28.57%
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
41516 43484 41416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.51% 39.53% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33216 34554 33627
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +20 912 £65,000 - 122
South East +21 5 £70,000 +64.70% 2
West Midlands - 5 £80,000 -
North West -2 4 £62,500 -21.87%
South West -15 1 £62,500 -21.87%
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1175 (61.29%) Finance
2 801 (41.78%) SQL
3 644 (33.59%) C#
4 627 (32.71%) Degree
5 571 (29.79%) Windows
6 536 (27.96%) Computer Science
7 524 (27.33%) SQL Server
8 468 (24.41%) .NET
9 379 (19.77%) Linux
10 348 (18.15%) Python
11 342 (17.84%) Java
12 323 (16.85%) Front Office
13 322 (16.80%) Microsoft
14 320 (16.69%) Agile Software Development
15 289 (15.08%) Asset Management
16 269 (14.03%) JavaScript
17 263 (13.72%) Banking
18 262 (13.67%) C++
19 255 (13.30%) UNIX
20 241 (12.57%) OO
21 234 (12.21%) Perl
22 232 (12.10%) Software Engineering
23 230 (12.00%) Oracle
24 213 (11.11%) Derivative
25 198 (10.33%) MS Excel
26 192 (10.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 192 (10.02%) PowerShell
27 180 (9.39%) Active Directory
28 175 (9.13%) TDD
29 165 (8.61%) ASP.NET

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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
1 124 (6.47%) MS Exchange
2 87 (4.54%) SharePoint
3 67 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (1.67%) IIS
6 28 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 21 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
7 21 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (0.57%) Lync
9 10 (0.52%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.37%) Apache
10 7 (0.37%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.26%) Drupal
11 5 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.26%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.16%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 198 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 147 (7.67%) MS Office
3 11 (0.57%) MS Project
4 9 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.21%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.10%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (1.83%) Markit EDM
2 15 (0.78%) thinkFolio
3 11 (0.57%) Advent Geneva
4 10 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
5 9 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (0.47%) ION MarketView
6 8 (0.42%) Endur
6 8 (0.42%) LatentZero
7 7 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.37%) Beauchamp
8 6 (0.31%) SimCorp Dimension
9 4 (0.21%) RMDS
10 3 (0.16%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
10 3 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (0.16%) HiInvest
10 3 (0.16%) HiPerformance
10 3 (0.16%) Decalog
10 3 (0.16%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.47%) Amazon S3
3 9 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.37%) SaaS
4 7 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.10%) PaaS
6 2 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.10%) IaaS
6 2 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.052%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.052%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.052%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.052%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 104 (5.43%) TCP/IP
2 93 (4.85%) LAN
2 93 (4.85%) WAN
2 93 (4.85%) Firewall
3 61 (3.18%) DNS
4 55 (2.87%) SAN
5 50 (2.61%) Network Security
6 47 (2.45%) DHCP
7 44 (2.30%) VPN
8 29 (1.51%) BGP
9 25 (1.30%) Multicast
10 22 (1.15%) OSPF
11 21 (1.10%) Junos
12 18 (0.94%) EIGRP
13 17 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (0.78%) VLAN
15 12 (0.63%) NAS
15 12 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (0.57%) iSCSI
16 11 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 524 (27.33%) SQL Server
2 129 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 77 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 76 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 73 (3.81%) RDBMS
6 56 (2.92%) MongoDB
7 50 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 46 (2.40%) NoSQL
9 39 (2.03%) Oracle Database
10 38 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 33 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 32 (1.67%) MySQL
13 28 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (1.36%) Big Data
15 25 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (1.10%) Redis
16 21 (1.10%) Hadoop
17 17 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
18 14 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
18 14 (0.73%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 57 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 42 (2.19%) JIRA
3 26 (1.36%) Mercurial
4 23 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (1.15%) Subversion
6 11 (0.57%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.52%) NUnit
8 9 (0.47%) MSI
8 9 (0.47%) Maven
9 8 (0.42%) Plastic SCM
10 7 (0.37%) gulp
10 7 (0.37%) SpecFlow
10 7 (0.37%) Selenium
11 6 (0.31%) FitNesse
11 6 (0.31%) JUnit
11 6 (0.31%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.26%) InstallShield
12 5 (0.26%) CruiseControl
12 5 (0.26%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.21%) Moq
General
1 1175 (61.29%) Finance
2 323 (16.85%) Front Office
3 263 (13.72%) Banking
4 135 (7.04%) Investment Banking
5 129 (6.73%) Financial Institution
6 107 (5.58%) Back Office
7 30 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.36%) Retail
9 24 (1.25%) Games
10 22 (1.15%) Law
10 22 (1.15%) Legal
11 20 (1.04%) Private Banking
12 12 (0.63%) Marketing
13 8 (0.42%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.16%) French Language
14 3 (0.16%) German Language
15 2 (0.10%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.10%) Portuguese Language
15 2 (0.10%) Advertising
16 1 (0.052%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 740 (38.60%) Developer
2 375 (19.56%) Analyst
3 317 (16.54%) C# Developer
4 215 (11.22%) Support Analyst
5 169 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 168 (8.76%) Applications Support
7 146 (7.62%) Junior
8 139 (7.25%) .NET Developer
9 124 (6.47%) Senior Developer
10 123 (6.42%) Graduate
11 89 (4.64%) Network Engineer
12 86 (4.49%) Consultant
12 86 (4.49%) Applications Support Analyst
13 81 (4.23%) Senior C# Developer
14 73 (3.81%) C++ Developer
15 72 (3.76%) Java Developer
16 62 (3.23%) Junior Developer
17 60 (3.13%) Business Analyst
18 58 (3.03%) Desktop Support
19 57 (2.97%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 468 (24.41%) .NET
2 165 (8.61%) ASP.NET
3 156 (8.14%) WPF
4 147 (7.67%) HTML
5 139 (7.25%) WCF
6 135 (7.04%) AngularJS
7 128 (6.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 125 (6.52%) CSS
9 124 (6.47%) FIX Protocol
10 71 (3.70%) HTML5
10 71 (3.70%) .NET Framework
10 71 (3.70%) XML
11 67 (3.50%) Middleware
12 62 (3.23%) WinForms
13 61 (3.18%) jQuery
14 55 (2.87%) Pandas
15 50 (2.61%) NumPy
16 47 (2.45%) Web Services
17 46 (2.40%) SciPy
18 32 (1.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 536 (27.96%) Computer Science
2 213 (11.11%) Derivative
3 192 (10.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 163 (8.50%) Equities
5 148 (7.72%) Mathematics
6 136 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
7 128 (6.68%) Fixed Income
8 98 (5.11%) Algorithms
9 93 (4.85%) Management Information System
10 77 (4.02%) Data Structures
11 62 (3.23%) Physics
12 58 (3.03%) Data Centre
13 49 (2.56%) Visualisation
14 42 (2.19%) User Experience
14 42 (2.19%) Blackberry
15 34 (1.77%) Equity Derivative
16 33 (1.72%) Replication
17 23 (1.20%) Grid Computing
18 21 (1.10%) Clustering
18 21 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 571 (29.79%) Windows
2 379 (19.77%) Linux
3 255 (13.30%) UNIX
4 149 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 99 (5.16%) Windows 7
6 72 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (1.56%) Solaris
10 23 (1.20%) Windows XP
11 17 (0.89%) CentOS
12 15 (0.78%) Android
13 10 (0.52%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.37%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.37%) Debian
15 6 (0.31%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.16%) SUSE
17 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.052%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (16.69%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (15.08%) Asset Management
3 241 (12.57%) OO
4 232 (12.10%) Software Engineering
5 175 (9.13%) TDD
6 156 (8.14%) Multithreading
7 139 (7.25%) MVC
8 130 (6.78%) Low Latency
9 124 (6.47%) Investment Management
10 117 (6.10%) Risk Management
11 90 (4.69%) Electronic Trading
11 90 (4.69%) BDD
12 84 (4.38%) Unit Testing
13 83 (4.33%) OOP
13 83 (4.33%) Information Security
14 76 (3.96%) Project Management
14 76 (3.96%) Analytics
15 75 (3.91%) Continuous Integration
16 73 (3.81%) OOD
17 72 (3.76%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 801 (41.78%) SQL
2 644 (33.59%) C#
3 348 (18.15%) Python
4 342 (17.84%) Java
5 269 (14.03%) JavaScript
6 262 (13.67%) C++
7 234 (12.21%) Perl
8 192 (10.02%) PowerShell
9 106 (5.53%) VBA
10 78 (4.07%) T-SQL
11 63 (3.29%) Bash Shell
12 32 (1.67%) C
13 30 (1.56%) Scala
14 24 (1.25%) F#
14 24 (1.25%) Ruby
15 23 (1.20%) XPath
16 17 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 17 (0.89%) VB.NET
17 16 (0.83%) Shell Script
18 15 (0.78%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 627 (32.71%) Degree
2 80 (4.17%) PhD
3 77 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (3.34%) CCNA
5 38 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (1.30%) MCSE
7 23 (1.20%) CISSP
8 20 (1.04%) CCNP
8 20 (1.04%) CCSA
9 19 (0.99%) Brainbench
10 11 (0.57%) MCITP
11 10 (0.52%) CCSE
11 10 (0.52%) Sun Certification
12 7 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.26%) MCSA
13 5 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.26%) GIAC
13 5 (0.26%) CFA
14 4 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.82%) QA
2 13 (0.68%) SLA
3 9 (0.47%) EMIR
4 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.21%) MiFID
5 4 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.21%) AIFMD
6 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.10%) Basel III
7 2 (0.10%) UCITS
8 1 (0.052%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.052%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.052%) Basel II
8 1 (0.052%) COBIT
System Software
1 180 (9.39%) Active Directory
2 80 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (2.71%) VMware ESX
4 30 (1.56%) vSphere
5 26 (1.36%) Hyper-V
6 23 (1.20%) Firmware
7 18 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
8 16 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.63%) VMware Server
10 10 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (0.47%) NFS
11 9 (0.47%) XenApp
12 7 (0.37%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.16%) UAG
13 3 (0.16%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.10%) Samba
14 2 (0.10%) Postfix
14 2 (0.10%) Xen
14 2 (0.10%) XenServer
14 2 (0.10%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 45 (2.35%) SCCM
2 36 (1.88%) Puppet
3 29 (1.51%) WSUS
4 25 (1.30%) Nagios
5 18 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.83%) NetBackup
7 14 (0.73%) SCOM
8 11 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
9 10 (0.52%) CFEngine
9 10 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
9 10 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
10 9 (0.47%) AirWatch
10 9 (0.47%) Backup Exec
11 8 (0.42%) HP SIM
12 7 (0.37%) SnapMirror
12 7 (0.37%) SnapVault
13 5 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.26%) Control-M
13 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 322 (16.80%) Microsoft
2 230 (12.00%) Oracle
3 154 (8.03%) VMware
4 128 (6.68%) Cisco
5 102 (5.32%) HP
6 92 (4.80%) Bloomberg
7 76 (3.96%) Citrix
8 52 (2.71%) Sybase
8 52 (2.71%) Red Hat
8 52 (2.71%) Reuters
9 49 (2.56%) NetApp
10 39 (2.03%) CheckPoint
11 33 (1.72%) Atlassian
12 31 (1.62%) Juniper
13 29 (1.51%) SolarWinds
14 25 (1.30%) Splunk
15 24 (1.25%) Tableau
16 23 (1.20%) SAP
17 19 (0.99%) TIBCO
17 19 (0.99%) Symantec
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum £55-68,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-85k base + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago