The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 319 317 202
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -115
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 888 836 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.82% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 2.48% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 767 643 1266
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.45%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34783 33702 37066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.76% 33.09% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27858 27502 31626
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Hedge funds
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -10 855 £65,000 - 95
East of England - 15 £45,000 - 1
South East -29 13 £42,500 +36.00% 1
South West -20 2 £80,000 -
North West - 2 £80,000 - 1
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1328 (67.10%) Finance
2 744 (37.59%) C#
3 702 (35.47%) SQL
4 556 (28.09%) Windows
5 533 (26.93%) Degree
6 491 (24.81%) Java
7 474 (23.95%) C++
8 473 (23.90%) Computer Science
9 471 (23.80%) SQL Server
10 412 (20.82%) Front Office
11 375 (18.95%) .NET
12 368 (18.60%) Linux
13 367 (18.54%) OO
14 358 (18.09%) Microsoft
15 351 (17.74%) Python
16 302 (15.26%) Banking
17 275 (13.90%) Active Directory
18 261 (13.19%) WPF
19 250 (12.63%) UNIX
20 245 (12.38%) Investment Management
21 236 (11.93%) Oracle
22 226 (11.42%) Multithreading
23 218 (11.02%) Derivative
24 215 (10.86%) Asset Management
25 203 (10.26%) Risk Management
26 201 (10.16%) Perl
26 201 (10.16%) Windows Server 2008
27 200 (10.11%) Software Engineering
28 198 (10.01%) VMware
29 190 (9.60%) Algorithmic Trading

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 163 (8.24%) MS Exchange
2 117 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 41 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 36 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 21 (1.06%) IIS
7 19 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (0.81%) Apache
9 12 (0.61%) Lync
10 10 (0.51%) Node.js
10 10 (0.51%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (0.40%) TIBCO EMS
11 8 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (0.35%) GemFire
12 7 (0.35%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.35%) MTS
13 5 (0.25%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.20%) SAS
15 2 (0.10%) Confluence
Applications
1 183 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 107 (5.41%) MS Office
3 16 (0.81%) S-PLUS
4 11 (0.56%) Stata
4 11 (0.56%) SPSS
5 7 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.35%) MS Project
6 6 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.10%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (1.92%) SunGard APT
2 19 (0.96%) Front Arena
3 15 (0.76%) LatentZero
4 14 (0.71%) Advent Geneva
5 13 (0.66%) Markit EDM
6 12 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.40%) Eikon
8 7 (0.35%) FastVal
9 4 (0.20%) PORTIA
10 3 (0.15%) Beauchamp
10 3 (0.15%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 3 (0.15%) Advent Moxy
10 3 (0.15%) HiInvest
10 3 (0.15%) HiPerformance
10 3 (0.15%) Decalog
10 3 (0.15%) LongView
10 3 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
11 2 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
11 2 (0.10%) Monis
12 1 (0.051%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.86%) GitHub
2 11 (0.56%) SaaS
3 8 (0.40%) Office 365
4 4 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.15%) IaaS
6 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.051%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.051%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 121 (6.11%) Firewall
3 99 (5.00%) DNS
4 78 (3.94%) DHCP
5 69 (3.49%) LAN
6 64 (3.23%) WAN
7 63 (3.18%) SAN
7 63 (3.18%) Cisco IOS
8 44 (2.22%) Network Security
9 42 (2.12%) VPN
10 35 (1.77%) iSCSI
11 31 (1.57%) BGP
12 30 (1.52%) VoIP
13 27 (1.36%) FTP
14 23 (1.16%) LDAP
15 16 (0.81%) Multicast
16 15 (0.76%) NAS
17 14 (0.71%) VLAN
17 14 (0.71%) Kerberos
17 14 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 471 (23.80%) SQL Server
2 116 (5.86%) Relational Database
3 104 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 89 (4.50%) Big Data
5 67 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 52 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 43 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 41 (2.07%) Oracle Database
8 41 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
9 30 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (1.36%) MongoDB
11 23 (1.16%) Hadoop
12 20 (1.01%) KDB
12 20 (1.01%) Redis
13 18 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (0.81%) NoSQL
14 16 (0.81%) OLAP
15 15 (0.76%) MySQL
16 14 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 50 (2.53%) NUnit
2 36 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 32 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (1.47%) Maven
5 25 (1.26%) JUnit
5 25 (1.26%) Visual Studio
6 21 (1.06%) JIRA
7 20 (1.01%) Subversion
8 15 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (0.66%) ReSharper
9 13 (0.66%) Jenkins
10 12 (0.61%) Hudson
11 10 (0.51%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.51%) Eclipse
12 8 (0.40%) CruiseControl
13 6 (0.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 6 (0.30%) MSBuild
14 5 (0.25%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (0.20%) IntelliJ
General
1 1328 (67.10%) Finance
2 412 (20.82%) Front Office
3 302 (15.26%) Banking
4 163 (8.24%) Back Office
5 148 (7.48%) Investment Banking
6 99 (5.00%) Financial Institution
7 64 (3.23%) Games
8 29 (1.47%) Law
9 25 (1.26%) General Ledger
10 24 (1.21%) Telecoms
11 18 (0.91%) Legal
12 13 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
13 10 (0.51%) Marketing
14 8 (0.40%) International Banking
15 5 (0.25%) Retail
16 4 (0.20%) Advertising
17 2 (0.10%) Publishing
18 1 (0.051%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.051%) German Language
Job Titles
1 985 (49.77%) Developer
2 385 (19.45%) C# Developer
3 318 (16.07%) Analyst
4 165 (8.34%) Software Developer
5 161 (8.14%) Java Developer
6 132 (6.67%) Junior
7 130 (6.57%) C++ Developer
8 128 (6.47%) Senior Developer
9 115 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
10 114 (5.76%) Support Analyst
11 109 (5.51%) Business Analyst
12 84 (4.24%) Software Engineer
13 82 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 77 (3.89%) Quantitative Developer
15 75 (3.79%) Junior Developer
16 72 (3.64%) Python Developer
17 70 (3.54%) Applications Support
18 65 (3.28%) Graduate
19 62 (3.13%) Support Engineer
20 59 (2.98%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (18.95%) .NET
2 261 (13.19%) WPF
3 152 (7.68%) WCF
4 148 (7.48%) ASP.NET
5 91 (4.60%) WinForms
6 74 (3.74%) HTML
7 65 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 61 (3.08%) STL
10 56 (2.83%) Web Services
11 47 (2.37%) XML
12 41 (2.07%) HTML5
13 40 (2.02%) .NET Framework
14 34 (1.72%) LINQ
15 30 (1.52%) Spring
15 30 (1.52%) AngularJS
16 28 (1.41%) Rendezvous
16 28 (1.41%) CSS
17 25 (1.26%) SciPy
17 25 (1.26%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 473 (23.90%) Computer Science
2 218 (11.02%) Derivative
3 189 (9.55%) Equities
4 179 (9.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 162 (8.19%) Fixed Income
6 158 (7.98%) Mathematics
7 97 (4.90%) Equity Derivative
8 89 (4.50%) Blackberry
9 63 (3.18%) Open Source
10 61 (3.08%) Physics
11 55 (2.78%) Management Information System
12 51 (2.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 51 (2.58%) Statistics
13 50 (2.53%) Credit Risk
14 42 (2.12%) Credit Derivative
15 41 (2.07%) Clustering
16 40 (2.02%) N-Tier
17 39 (1.97%) Grid Computing
18 38 (1.92%) Visualisation
19 29 (1.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 556 (28.09%) Windows
2 368 (18.60%) Linux
3 250 (12.63%) UNIX
4 201 (10.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 117 (5.91%) Windows 7
6 90 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 72 (3.64%) Windows XP
8 54 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (2.32%) Solaris
10 34 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (1.26%) Android
12 18 (0.91%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.71%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.61%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.56%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.45%) Debian
17 6 (0.30%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.30%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.25%) CentOS
18 5 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (18.54%) OO
2 245 (12.38%) Investment Management
3 226 (11.42%) Multithreading
4 215 (10.86%) Asset Management
5 203 (10.26%) Risk Management
6 200 (10.11%) Software Engineering
7 190 (9.60%) Algorithmic Trading
8 181 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
9 179 (9.04%) TDD
10 168 (8.49%) Low Latency
11 138 (6.97%) Project Management
12 133 (6.72%) Analytics
13 104 (5.26%) MVC
14 81 (4.09%) Business Analysis
15 78 (3.94%) Portfolio Management
16 72 (3.64%) Scrum
17 61 (3.08%) Financial Modelling
18 59 (2.98%) Unit Testing
19 56 (2.83%) Data Analysis
19 56 (2.83%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 744 (37.59%) C#
2 702 (35.47%) SQL
3 491 (24.81%) Java
4 474 (23.95%) C++
5 351 (17.74%) Python
6 201 (10.16%) Perl
7 169 (8.54%) PowerShell
8 146 (7.38%) F#
9 112 (5.66%) T-SQL
10 105 (5.31%) JavaScript
11 101 (5.10%) VBA
12 64 (3.23%) C
13 55 (2.78%) PL/SQL
14 52 (2.63%) Bash Shell
15 45 (2.27%) R
16 35 (1.77%) Scala
17 33 (1.67%) Ruby
18 31 (1.57%) Shell Script
19 28 (1.41%) MATLAB
20 24 (1.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 533 (26.93%) Degree
2 87 (4.40%) PhD
3 68 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (2.37%) CFA
5 46 (2.32%) CCNA
6 45 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (1.57%) MCSE
8 30 (1.52%) CCNP
9 24 (1.21%) MCITP
10 14 (0.71%) CCSA
11 12 (0.61%) CISSP
11 12 (0.61%) MCSA
12 11 (0.56%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.45%) PMP
13 9 (0.45%) RHCE
14 8 (0.40%) CCIE
14 8 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.30%) CCSE
16 5 (0.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (2.68%) QA
2 32 (1.62%) SLA
3 21 (1.06%) EMIR
4 17 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
5 15 (0.76%) UCITS
6 6 (0.30%) MiFID
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.051%) FATCA
System Software
1 275 (13.90%) Active Directory
2 143 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (2.83%) VMware ESX
4 39 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 39 (1.97%) XenApp
5 33 (1.67%) vSphere
6 24 (1.21%) XenServer
7 22 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
8 16 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
9 12 (0.61%) Xen
9 12 (0.61%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.61%) Postfix
10 11 (0.56%) NFS
10 11 (0.56%) MetaFrame
11 9 (0.45%) KVM
12 7 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.25%) Samba
14 4 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.15%) vCloud
16 2 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 53 (2.68%) Puppet
2 44 (2.22%) NetBackup
3 41 (2.07%) Nagios
4 34 (1.72%) SCCM
5 19 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
6 15 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (0.71%) Backup Exec
7 14 (0.71%) SCOM
7 14 (0.71%) WSUS
8 10 (0.51%) Salt
9 8 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 8 (0.40%) HP SIM
10 6 (0.30%) Cacti
10 6 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 1 (0.051%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 1 (0.051%) Ansible
14 1 (0.051%) Control-M
Vendors
1 358 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 236 (11.93%) Oracle
3 198 (10.01%) VMware
4 175 (8.84%) Bloomberg
5 173 (8.74%) Cisco
6 93 (4.70%) Citrix
7 83 (4.19%) SunGard
8 74 (3.74%) HP
9 73 (3.69%) NetApp
10 67 (3.39%) Reuters
11 57 (2.88%) CheckPoint
12 55 (2.78%) Sybase
13 39 (1.97%) Symantec
13 39 (1.97%) Juniper
14 34 (1.72%) TIBCO
15 31 (1.57%) Red Hat
16 24 (1.21%) EMC
17 23 (1.16%) Fidessa
18 22 (1.11%) Calypso
19 19 (0.96%) thinkFolio
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / Shares / Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago