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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 281 352 328
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -24
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 1051 861 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.11% 0.87% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.62% 2.14% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 850 733 728
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £89,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -1.16%
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
40124 40186 40378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.48% 40.48% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32642 32815 31782
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +29 987 £65,000 +8.33% 132
South West - 32 - - 2
South East +30 28 £60,000 +45.45% 7
West Midlands -16 3 £60,000 +14.28% 1
North West +27 1 £47,500 +111.11%
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1269 (60.57%) Finance
2 789 (37.66%) SQL
3 743 (35.47%) Degree
4 713 (34.03%) C#
5 598 (28.54%) Computer Science
6 540 (25.78%) Windows
7 495 (23.63%) C++
8 475 (22.67%) SQL Server
9 470 (22.43%) Python
10 467 (22.29%) Java
11 444 (21.19%) Front Office
12 438 (20.91%) Linux
13 419 (20.00%) Asset Management
14 388 (18.52%) .NET
15 325 (15.51%) Microsoft
16 299 (14.27%) Banking
17 281 (13.41%) Software Engineering
18 276 (13.17%) Unix
19 257 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
20 247 (11.79%) OO
21 236 (11.26%) Mathematics
22 232 (11.07%) Multithreading
23 227 (10.84%) Equities
24 226 (10.79%) Algorithms
25 215 (10.26%) Oracle
26 207 (9.88%) JavaScript
27 194 (9.26%) WPF
27 194 (9.26%) Investment Banking
28 183 (8.74%) Active Directory
29 180 (8.59%) Analytical Skills

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 64 (3.05%) MS Exchange
2 48 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 28 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 22 (1.05%) Node.js
6 19 (0.91%) OpenStack
7 18 (0.86%) IIS
8 17 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
9 15 (0.72%) Apache Spark
10 13 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (0.62%) Skype for Business
11 11 (0.53%) Confluence
12 10 (0.48%) JBoss
12 10 (0.48%) nginx
13 9 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
16 6 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
17 5 (0.24%) Apache
Applications
1 172 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 102 (4.87%) MS Office
3 9 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.38%) MS Project
5 4 (0.19%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.095%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.048%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 38 (1.81%) Markit EDM
2 29 (1.38%) thinkFolio
3 18 (0.86%) Salerio
4 12 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
5 11 (0.53%) ION MarketView
6 10 (0.48%) Eagle PACE
6 10 (0.48%) SimCorp Dimension
7 6 (0.29%) LatentZero
8 5 (0.24%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 5 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.24%) Front Arena
9 4 (0.19%) Advent Geneva
9 4 (0.19%) Advent Moxy
9 4 (0.19%) Beauchamp
9 4 (0.19%) Decalog
9 4 (0.19%) Eze OMS
9 4 (0.19%) HiInvest
9 4 (0.19%) LongView
9 4 (0.19%) Tradar
10 2 (0.095%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.62%) Office 365
2 11 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.29%) GitHub
5 4 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 54 (2.58%) Firewall
3 53 (2.53%) LAN
4 52 (2.48%) SAN
4 52 (2.48%) WAN
5 42 (2.00%) DNS
6 28 (1.34%) VPN
7 21 (1.00%) Intranet
7 21 (1.00%) Multicast
8 20 (0.95%) DHCP
9 17 (0.81%) BGP
9 17 (0.81%) Wireless
10 16 (0.76%) Internet
11 15 (0.72%) HTTP
11 15 (0.72%) Network Security
12 14 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (0.62%) LDAP
14 12 (0.57%) Junos
15 11 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 475 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 159 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 105 (5.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 104 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 94 (4.49%) RDBMS
6 78 (3.72%) NoSQL
7 72 (3.44%) Big Data
8 59 (2.82%) MongoDB
9 53 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
10 49 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 36 (1.72%) Data Mining
12 34 (1.62%) Hadoop
13 31 (1.48%) Oracle Database
14 26 (1.24%) Redis
14 26 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
15 25 (1.19%) KDB
16 22 (1.05%) Tick Data
17 20 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
17 20 (0.95%) MySQL
18 18 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 68 (3.25%) JIRA
2 45 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (1.96%) Maven
4 37 (1.77%) Subversion
5 36 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 25 (1.19%) TeamCity
7 21 (1.00%) NUnit
8 16 (0.76%) Moq
9 14 (0.67%) JUnit
10 12 (0.57%) Selenium
10 12 (0.57%) Visual Studio
11 11 (0.53%) Mercurial
12 10 (0.48%) FishEye
12 10 (0.48%) JConsole
13 9 (0.43%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.33%) Plastic SCM
15 6 (0.29%) Jasmine
15 6 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
16 5 (0.24%) Jenkins
16 5 (0.24%) Vagrant
General
1 1269 (60.57%) Finance
2 444 (21.19%) Front Office
3 299 (14.27%) Banking
4 194 (9.26%) Investment Banking
5 144 (6.87%) Back Office
6 140 (6.68%) Financial Institution
7 32 (1.53%) Games
7 32 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.38%) Retail
9 12 (0.57%) Private Banking
10 11 (0.53%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.38%) French Language
12 3 (0.14%) Law
12 3 (0.14%) Legal
12 3 (0.14%) Marketing
13 2 (0.095%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.095%) Automotive
14 1 (0.048%) Billing
14 1 (0.048%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.048%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1023 (48.83%) Developer
2 435 (20.76%) C# Developer
3 387 (18.47%) Analyst
4 193 (9.21%) C++ Developer
5 184 (8.78%) Support Analyst
6 182 (8.69%) .NET Developer
7 170 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 166 (7.92%) Applications Support
8 166 (7.92%) Java Developer
9 159 (7.59%) SQL Developer
10 143 (6.83%) Python Developer
11 124 (5.92%) Quantitative Developer
12 119 (5.68%) Junior
13 114 (5.44%) Senior Developer
14 110 (5.25%) Applications Support Analyst
15 94 (4.49%) Junior Developer
16 91 (4.34%) Support Engineer
17 80 (3.82%) SQL Analyst
18 74 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
19 72 (3.44%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (18.52%) .NET
2 194 (9.26%) WPF
3 174 (8.31%) WCF
4 135 (6.44%) AngularJS
5 132 (6.30%) ASP.NET
6 125 (5.97%) HTML
7 93 (4.44%) CSS
8 85 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 83 (3.96%) HTML5
10 74 (3.53%) Web Services
11 73 (3.48%) FIX Protocol
12 61 (2.91%) jQuery
13 58 (2.77%) STL
14 55 (2.63%) Pandas
15 52 (2.48%) .NET Framework
15 52 (2.48%) NumPy
15 52 (2.48%) SciPy
16 48 (2.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 44 (2.10%) Spring
17 44 (2.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 598 (28.54%) Computer Science
2 236 (11.26%) Mathematics
3 227 (10.84%) Equities
4 226 (10.79%) Algorithms
5 180 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
6 176 (8.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 167 (7.97%) Derivative
8 153 (7.30%) Fixed Income
9 135 (6.44%) Data Structures
10 76 (3.63%) Data Centre
11 71 (3.39%) Fintech
12 67 (3.20%) Management Information System
13 63 (3.01%) Physics
14 53 (2.53%) Blackberry
15 50 (2.39%) Statistics
16 49 (2.34%) Visualisation
17 45 (2.15%) User Experience
18 25 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
19 22 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
19 22 (1.05%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 540 (25.78%) Windows
2 438 (20.91%) Linux
3 276 (13.17%) Unix
4 133 (6.35%) Windows Server
5 81 (3.87%) Windows 7
6 59 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (1.05%) CentOS
10 19 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (0.86%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.43%) Debian
12 9 (0.43%) Fedora
12 9 (0.43%) Ubuntu
12 9 (0.43%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.38%) Solaris
14 6 (0.29%) Android
14 6 (0.29%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.24%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 281 (13.41%) Software Engineering
3 257 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (11.79%) OO
5 232 (11.07%) Multithreading
6 164 (7.83%) Low Latency
6 164 (7.83%) TDD
7 160 (7.64%) Risk Management
8 136 (6.49%) Investment Management
9 130 (6.21%) Analytics
10 118 (5.63%) Electronic Trading
11 110 (5.25%) MVC
12 95 (4.53%) Algorithmic Trading
13 92 (4.39%) Portfolio Management
14 90 (4.30%) Project Management
15 87 (4.15%) Software Architecture
16 84 (4.01%) OOD
17 78 (3.72%) Open Source
18 77 (3.68%) Fund Management
18 77 (3.68%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 789 (37.66%) SQL
2 713 (34.03%) C#
3 495 (23.63%) C++
4 470 (22.43%) Python
5 467 (22.29%) Java
6 207 (9.88%) JavaScript
7 149 (7.11%) Perl
8 125 (5.97%) C
9 118 (5.63%) T-SQL
10 89 (4.25%) Bash Shell
11 85 (4.06%) PowerShell
12 76 (3.63%) VBA
13 54 (2.58%) F#
14 47 (2.24%) Scala
15 37 (1.77%) Shell Script
16 30 (1.43%) MATLAB
17 27 (1.29%) XPath
18 25 (1.19%) R
19 24 (1.15%) Ruby
20 21 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 743 (35.47%) Degree
2 84 (4.01%) Cisco Certification
3 70 (3.34%) PhD
4 67 (3.20%) CCNA
5 35 (1.67%) CCNP
6 34 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (1.24%) Brainbench
8 19 (0.91%) CFA
8 19 (0.91%) MCSE
9 15 (0.72%) MCSA
10 12 (0.57%) Sun Certification
11 11 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (0.48%) CISSP
12 10 (0.48%) ISEB
13 7 (0.33%) MCP
14 6 (0.29%) CCSA
14 6 (0.29%) CISM
14 6 (0.29%) CSSLP
14 6 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.24%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (2.63%) SLA
2 37 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 34 (1.62%) QA
4 21 (1.00%) AIFMD
5 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.095%) SDET
6 2 (0.095%) UCITS
7 1 (0.048%) COBIT
7 1 (0.048%) MiFID
System Software
1 183 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 77 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.53%) Docker
4 21 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.86%) VMware ESX
6 14 (0.67%) NFS
7 13 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
8 12 (0.57%) Samba
9 10 (0.48%) KVM
9 10 (0.48%) Xen
10 9 (0.43%) XenApp
11 6 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.29%) ProxySG
12 5 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.19%) Ceph
14 3 (0.14%) iptables
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.14%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.048%) Postfix
15 1 (0.048%) Snort
Systems Management
1 55 (2.63%) Puppet
2 41 (1.96%) Nagios
3 36 (1.72%) Ansible
4 35 (1.67%) SCCM
5 18 (0.86%) logstash
6 12 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.53%) FortiGate
7 11 (0.53%) SCOM
8 10 (0.48%) Cobbler
9 8 (0.38%) CFEngine
10 7 (0.33%) Control-M
10 7 (0.33%) WSUS
11 6 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
12 5 (0.24%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.19%) Backup Exec
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (0.14%) SmokePing
14 3 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
15 2 (0.095%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 325 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 215 (10.26%) Oracle
3 134 (6.40%) Bloomberg
4 124 (5.92%) Cisco
5 110 (5.25%) VMware
6 99 (4.73%) Citrix
7 79 (3.77%) Sybase
8 70 (3.34%) Red Hat
9 65 (3.10%) Reuters
10 45 (2.15%) Atlassian
11 42 (2.00%) Charles River
12 41 (1.96%) HP
13 35 (1.67%) Juniper
14 33 (1.58%) IBM
15 32 (1.53%) Fidessa
16 27 (1.29%) NetApp
17 23 (1.10%) Tableau
18 21 (1.00%) TIBCO
19 20 (0.95%) Splunk
20 16 (0.76%) F5
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £350000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £71000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 100k per year + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Equity in the company / benefits /
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Salary: £70000 per annum + bonus and benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago