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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 305 311 336
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 975 1018 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.94% 0.91% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 2.26% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 836 873 682
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +34.61%
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
41473 45084 41759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.15% 40.10% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33229 36069 34194
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 £29,186 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +8 962 £65,000 -3.70% 106
North West +13 5 £42,500 -46.87% 2
West Midlands - 5 £80,000 -
South East +9 3 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1189 (62.12%) Finance
2 788 (41.17%) SQL
3 638 (33.33%) C#
4 613 (32.03%) Degree
5 565 (29.52%) Windows
6 524 (27.38%) Computer Science
7 523 (27.32%) SQL Server
8 467 (24.40%) .NET
9 374 (19.54%) Linux
10 345 (18.03%) Python
11 336 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
12 331 (17.29%) Java
13 329 (17.19%) Microsoft
14 322 (16.82%) Front Office
15 288 (15.05%) JavaScript
16 273 (14.26%) Banking
17 263 (13.74%) C++
18 257 (13.43%) Asset Management
19 246 (12.85%) OO
20 245 (12.80%) UNIX
21 226 (11.81%) Software Engineering
22 223 (11.65%) Perl
23 209 (10.92%) Oracle
24 201 (10.50%) Derivative
25 199 (10.40%) MS Excel
26 198 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 188 (9.82%) Active Directory
28 187 (9.77%) ASP.NET
29 185 (9.67%) PowerShell
30 183 (9.56%) TDD

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 118 (6.17%) MS Exchange
2 77 (4.02%) SharePoint
3 61 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 48 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 37 (1.93%) IIS
6 25 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
9 11 (0.57%) Lync
10 10 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 9 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.37%) Apache
13 6 (0.31%) JBoss
13 6 (0.31%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.26%) Drupal
15 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.21%) MQSeries
Applications
1 199 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 147 (7.68%) MS Office
3 14 (0.73%) MS Project
4 13 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.26%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.10%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (1.78%) Markit EDM
2 15 (0.78%) thinkFolio
2 15 (0.78%) Advent Geneva
3 10 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.52%) Endur
4 7 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.37%) LatentZero
4 7 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (0.31%) Beauchamp
5 6 (0.31%) SimCorp Dimension
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.31%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.26%) RMDS
7 3 (0.16%) HiInvest
7 3 (0.16%) HiPerformance
7 3 (0.16%) Decalog
7 3 (0.16%) LongView
7 3 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.16%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 8 (0.42%) SaaS
6 7 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.26%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.10%) PaaS
9 2 (0.10%) IaaS
9 2 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.052%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.052%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 107 (5.59%) Firewall
2 96 (5.02%) WAN
3 94 (4.91%) LAN
4 83 (4.34%) TCP/IP
5 56 (2.93%) DNS
6 52 (2.72%) Network Security
7 51 (2.66%) VPN
8 46 (2.40%) SAN
9 37 (1.93%) DHCP
10 27 (1.41%) BGP
11 24 (1.25%) Multicast
12 23 (1.20%) OSPF
13 22 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (0.99%) EIGRP
15 17 (0.89%) Junos
16 15 (0.78%) VLAN
17 13 (0.68%) Internet
18 11 (0.57%) Broadband
18 11 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
19 10 (0.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (27.32%) SQL Server
2 121 (6.32%) Relational Database
3 82 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 68 (3.55%) RDBMS
6 61 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (2.87%) MongoDB
8 48 (2.51%) NoSQL
9 42 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 32 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
12 30 (1.57%) MySQL
12 30 (1.57%) Oracle Database
13 23 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
13 23 (1.20%) Big Data
14 21 (1.10%) Hadoop
15 19 (0.99%) Redis
16 17 (0.89%) OLAP
17 14 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (0.73%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 59 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 39 (2.04%) JIRA
3 24 (1.25%) Mercurial
4 20 (1.04%) Visual Studio
5 19 (0.99%) Subversion
5 19 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (0.78%) SpecFlow
6 15 (0.78%) NUnit
7 10 (0.52%) Selenium
7 10 (0.52%) MSI
8 8 (0.42%) Maven
8 8 (0.42%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.42%) Plastic SCM
9 7 (0.37%) FitNesse
10 6 (0.31%) InstallShield
10 6 (0.31%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.26%) WinDbg
11 5 (0.26%) JUnit
11 5 (0.26%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.26%) gulp
General
1 1189 (62.12%) Finance
2 322 (16.82%) Front Office
3 273 (14.26%) Banking
4 144 (7.52%) Investment Banking
5 136 (7.11%) Financial Institution
6 115 (6.01%) Back Office
7 31 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.52%) Law
8 29 (1.52%) Legal
9 25 (1.31%) Games
9 25 (1.31%) Retail
10 18 (0.94%) Private Banking
11 14 (0.73%) Marketing
12 5 (0.26%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.16%) French Language
13 3 (0.16%) German Language
14 2 (0.10%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.10%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.10%) Advertising
15 1 (0.052%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 745 (38.92%) Developer
2 363 (18.97%) Analyst
3 314 (16.41%) C# Developer
4 203 (10.61%) Support Analyst
5 168 (8.78%) Applications Support
6 167 (8.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 143 (7.47%) .NET Developer
8 135 (7.05%) Junior
9 123 (6.43%) Graduate
9 123 (6.43%) Senior Developer
10 89 (4.65%) Consultant
11 84 (4.39%) Network Engineer
12 83 (4.34%) Applications Support Analyst
13 75 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
14 74 (3.87%) C++ Developer
15 66 (3.45%) Java Developer
16 64 (3.34%) Python Developer
17 61 (3.19%) Support Engineer
18 60 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 59 (3.08%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 467 (24.40%) .NET
2 187 (9.77%) ASP.NET
3 158 (8.25%) HTML
4 144 (7.52%) WPF
4 144 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 141 (7.37%) AngularJS
6 130 (6.79%) WCF
7 123 (6.43%) CSS
8 121 (6.32%) FIX Protocol
9 77 (4.02%) HTML5
10 76 (3.97%) .NET Framework
11 69 (3.61%) XML
11 69 (3.61%) Middleware
12 65 (3.40%) jQuery
13 64 (3.34%) WinForms
14 53 (2.77%) Pandas
15 48 (2.51%) NumPy
16 45 (2.35%) SciPy
16 45 (2.35%) Web Services
17 33 (1.72%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 524 (27.38%) Computer Science
2 201 (10.50%) Derivative
3 198 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 158 (8.25%) Equities
5 140 (7.31%) Mathematics
6 139 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
7 129 (6.74%) Fixed Income
8 90 (4.70%) Algorithms
9 86 (4.49%) Management Information System
10 71 (3.71%) Data Structures
11 61 (3.19%) Physics
12 59 (3.08%) Data Centre
13 50 (2.61%) Visualisation
14 44 (2.30%) Blackberry
15 38 (1.99%) User Experience
16 36 (1.88%) Equity Derivative
17 28 (1.46%) Replication
18 23 (1.20%) N-Tier
19 22 (1.15%) Grid Computing
20 21 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 565 (29.52%) Windows
2 374 (19.54%) Linux
3 245 (12.80%) UNIX
4 144 (7.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 110 (5.75%) Windows 7
6 71 (3.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (1.46%) Solaris
10 23 (1.20%) Windows XP
11 18 (0.94%) Android
12 16 (0.84%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.68%) CentOS
14 12 (0.63%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.31%) Debian
15 6 (0.31%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.16%) SUSE
17 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.052%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (13.43%) Asset Management
3 246 (12.85%) OO
4 226 (11.81%) Software Engineering
5 183 (9.56%) TDD
6 157 (8.20%) MVC
7 153 (7.99%) Multithreading
8 142 (7.42%) Investment Management
9 136 (7.11%) Low Latency
10 104 (5.43%) BDD
11 99 (5.17%) Risk Management
12 79 (4.13%) Project Management
12 79 (4.13%) OOD
12 79 (4.13%) Unit Testing
13 78 (4.08%) Information Security
14 77 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
15 76 (3.97%) Electronic Trading
16 74 (3.87%) Scrum
17 70 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
17 70 (3.66%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 788 (41.17%) SQL
2 638 (33.33%) C#
3 345 (18.03%) Python
4 331 (17.29%) Java
5 288 (15.05%) JavaScript
6 263 (13.74%) C++
7 223 (11.65%) Perl
8 185 (9.67%) PowerShell
9 91 (4.75%) VBA
10 72 (3.76%) T-SQL
11 64 (3.34%) Bash Shell
12 31 (1.62%) C
13 24 (1.25%) Scala
14 23 (1.20%) Ruby
15 20 (1.04%) F#
16 18 (0.94%) VB.NET
17 17 (0.89%) XPath
18 15 (0.78%) Haskell
19 13 (0.68%) PL/SQL
20 12 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 613 (32.03%) Degree
2 84 (4.39%) PhD
2 84 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (3.45%) CCNA
4 36 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (1.25%) CCNP
6 23 (1.20%) MCSE
7 20 (1.04%) CISSP
7 20 (1.04%) CCSA
8 13 (0.68%) Brainbench
9 10 (0.52%) CCSE
9 10 (0.52%) MCITP
10 7 (0.37%) Sun Certification
10 7 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.37%) CCIE
11 6 (0.31%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.26%) MCSA
12 5 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.21%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.82%) QA
2 17 (0.89%) SLA
3 9 (0.47%) EMIR
4 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.21%) MiFID
5 4 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.10%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.10%) UCITS
7 2 (0.10%) Basel III
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
1 188 (9.82%) Active Directory
2 90 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (2.51%) VMware ESX
4 30 (1.57%) vSphere
5 27 (1.41%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.94%) Firmware
7 17 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
8 16 (0.84%) VMware Server
9 14 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (0.68%) XenApp
11 11 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (0.47%) NFS
12 9 (0.47%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.10%) XenServer
13 2 (0.10%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.10%) UAG
13 2 (0.10%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.10%) Samba
13 2 (0.10%) Postfix
13 2 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (2.25%) SCCM
2 29 (1.52%) Puppet
3 22 (1.15%) Nagios
4 20 (1.04%) WSUS
5 16 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (0.73%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.63%) SCOM
8 11 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
9 10 (0.52%) Backup Exec
10 9 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
10 9 (0.47%) AirWatch
11 8 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
11 8 (0.42%) CFEngine
12 7 (0.37%) HP SIM
12 7 (0.37%) SnapMirror
12 7 (0.37%) SnapVault
13 5 (0.26%) Control-M
13 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.21%) Cacti
14 4 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 329 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 209 (10.92%) Oracle
3 153 (7.99%) VMware
4 127 (6.64%) Cisco
5 94 (4.91%) Bloomberg
6 89 (4.65%) HP
7 73 (3.81%) Citrix
8 52 (2.72%) Reuters
9 45 (2.35%) Red Hat
10 44 (2.30%) NetApp
11 43 (2.25%) Sybase
12 40 (2.09%) CheckPoint
13 28 (1.46%) SolarWinds
14 26 (1.36%) Tableau
14 26 (1.36%) Atlassian
15 25 (1.31%) Juniper
16 24 (1.25%) SAP
17 20 (1.04%) Splunk
18 19 (0.99%) Symantec
19 18 (0.94%) Sophis
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits, Rewards + Non-
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonuses, Benefits and C
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + bonus, benefits and pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday