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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 334 269 238
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -31
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 842 1043 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.79% 1.05% 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 2.65% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 741 796 1010
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
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
40537 39288 43034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.90% 39.37% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31905 32189 36486
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -38 815 £62,500 -3.84% 82
South East -56 10 £42,500 -15.00% 3
East of England -17 8 £45,000 +12.50%
North West - 5 £60,000 - 2
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1274 (67.27%) Finance
2 673 (35.53%) C#
3 672 (35.48%) SQL
4 587 (30.99%) Windows
5 490 (25.87%) Degree
6 475 (25.08%) SQL Server
7 406 (21.44%) Java
8 402 (21.22%) C++
9 397 (20.96%) Computer Science
10 375 (19.80%) Linux
11 364 (19.22%) .NET
12 351 (18.53%) Front Office
13 324 (17.11%) Python
14 312 (16.47%) Microsoft
15 308 (16.26%) OO
16 283 (14.94%) Banking
17 277 (14.63%) UNIX
18 270 (14.26%) Active Directory
19 249 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
20 238 (12.57%) Perl
20 238 (12.57%) Investment Management
21 226 (11.93%) WPF
22 207 (10.93%) Multithreading
23 205 (10.82%) Asset Management
24 204 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
25 190 (10.03%) Derivative
26 184 (9.71%) VMware
27 182 (9.61%) MS Excel
28 180 (9.50%) Low Latency
29 172 (9.08%) MS Exchange

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 172 (9.08%) MS Exchange
2 130 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 46 (2.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 45 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 30 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 26 (1.37%) IIS
8 16 (0.84%) Apache
9 14 (0.74%) Node.js
10 13 (0.69%) Lync
10 13 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
10 13 (0.69%) WebSphere
11 12 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.42%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.37%) GemFire
14 4 (0.21%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.21%) SAS
14 4 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
15 3 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 182 (9.61%) MS Excel
2 133 (7.02%) MS Office
3 15 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.58%) SPSS
5 11 (0.58%) S-PLUS
5 11 (0.58%) Stata
6 7 (0.37%) MS Project
7 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.053%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 16 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (0.84%) SunGard APT
2 14 (0.74%) Advent Geneva
3 8 (0.42%) LatentZero
4 7 (0.37%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.21%) Front Arena
5 4 (0.21%) PORTIA
6 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
6 3 (0.16%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 3 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.11%) FastVal
7 2 (0.11%) Eikon
8 1 (0.053%) TRIRIGA
8 1 (0.053%) Maximo
8 1 (0.053%) RMDS
8 1 (0.053%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (0.58%) SaaS
3 9 (0.48%) Office 365
4 7 (0.37%) GitHub
4 7 (0.37%) IaaS
5 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.053%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (7.97%) TCP/IP
2 124 (6.55%) Firewall
3 122 (6.44%) DNS
4 91 (4.80%) LAN
5 82 (4.33%) WAN
6 81 (4.28%) DHCP
7 70 (3.70%) SAN
8 62 (3.27%) VPN
9 51 (2.69%) iSCSI
10 50 (2.64%) Network Security
11 46 (2.43%) Cisco IOS
12 38 (2.01%) FTP
13 32 (1.69%) BGP
14 29 (1.53%) Multicast
15 28 (1.48%) EIGRP
15 28 (1.48%) LDAP
16 25 (1.32%) NAS
17 22 (1.16%) Internet
18 21 (1.11%) Wireless
19 20 (1.06%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 475 (25.08%) SQL Server
2 107 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 86 (4.54%) Relational Database
4 85 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 58 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 56 (2.96%) Big Data
7 53 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 40 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (1.80%) RDBMS
10 31 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (1.21%) MySQL
11 23 (1.21%) Oracle Database
12 21 (1.11%) MongoDB
13 19 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (0.84%) OLAP
15 15 (0.79%) Hadoop
16 14 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (0.69%) KDB
18 12 (0.63%) NoSQL
18 12 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (2.06%) NUnit
3 32 (1.69%) Maven
4 28 (1.48%) Git (software)
5 24 (1.27%) Visual Studio
6 20 (1.06%) JIRA
7 16 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
7 16 (0.84%) JUnit
8 10 (0.53%) Subversion
9 9 (0.48%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.42%) SpecFlow
11 6 (0.32%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.26%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Blend
12 5 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.26%) FitNesse
13 4 (0.21%) GCC
14 3 (0.16%) GoogleTest
14 3 (0.16%) Artifactory
14 3 (0.16%) CppUnit
General
1 1274 (67.27%) Finance
2 351 (18.53%) Front Office
3 283 (14.94%) Banking
4 145 (7.66%) Back Office
5 138 (7.29%) Investment Banking
6 133 (7.02%) Financial Institution
7 52 (2.75%) Games
8 48 (2.53%) Legal
9 24 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.06%) Law
11 9 (0.48%) Electronics
12 8 (0.42%) Marketing
13 5 (0.26%) Advertising
13 5 (0.26%) Retail
13 5 (0.26%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.21%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.16%) German Language
15 3 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.11%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 948 (50.05%) Developer
2 380 (20.06%) C# Developer
3 286 (15.10%) Analyst
4 145 (7.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 140 (7.39%) Java Developer
6 133 (7.02%) C++ Developer
7 132 (6.97%) Junior
8 114 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 112 (5.91%) Software Developer
10 108 (5.70%) Support Analyst
11 88 (4.65%) Business Analyst
12 86 (4.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 84 (4.44%) Junior Developer
14 77 (4.07%) .NET Developer
15 73 (3.85%) Python Developer
16 69 (3.64%) Network Engineer
17 67 (3.54%) Graduate
18 63 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 59 (3.12%) Applications Support
20 57 (3.01%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (19.22%) .NET
2 226 (11.93%) WPF
3 153 (8.08%) ASP.NET
4 134 (7.07%) WCF
5 103 (5.44%) HTML
6 91 (4.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 84 (4.44%) WinForms
8 59 (3.12%) STL
9 58 (3.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 57 (3.01%) HTML5
11 51 (2.69%) .NET Framework
12 49 (2.59%) CSS
13 47 (2.48%) Pandas
14 45 (2.38%) Web Services
15 43 (2.27%) AngularJS
16 38 (2.01%) XML
16 38 (2.01%) Spring
17 32 (1.69%) LINQ
18 31 (1.64%) jQuery
18 31 (1.64%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 397 (20.96%) Computer Science
2 190 (10.03%) Derivative
3 159 (8.39%) Equities
4 151 (7.97%) Mathematics
5 143 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
6 138 (7.29%) Fixed Income
7 125 (6.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 105 (5.54%) Blackberry
9 78 (4.12%) Open Source
10 69 (3.64%) Physics
11 63 (3.33%) Statistics
12 50 (2.64%) Equity Derivative
12 50 (2.64%) Visualisation
13 43 (2.27%) Credit Risk
14 34 (1.80%) N-Tier
15 33 (1.74%) Management Information System
16 26 (1.37%) Clustering
17 24 (1.27%) User Experience
18 18 (0.95%) Credit Derivative
19 17 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 587 (30.99%) Windows
2 375 (19.80%) Linux
3 277 (14.63%) UNIX
4 204 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (6.02%) Windows 7
6 97 (5.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 71 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 69 (3.64%) Windows XP
9 67 (3.54%) Solaris
10 53 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (1.21%) Android
12 22 (1.16%) CentOS
13 12 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.48%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.48%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.37%) Debian
16 5 (0.26%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.26%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (16.26%) OO
2 249 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (12.57%) Investment Management
4 207 (10.93%) Multithreading
5 205 (10.82%) Asset Management
6 180 (9.50%) Low Latency
7 169 (8.92%) TDD
7 169 (8.92%) Software Engineering
8 145 (7.66%) Algorithmic Trading
9 131 (6.92%) MVC
10 125 (6.60%) Risk Management
11 103 (5.44%) Project Management
12 100 (5.28%) Analytics
13 56 (2.96%) Electronic Trading
14 55 (2.90%) Data Analysis
14 55 (2.90%) Mentoring
15 53 (2.80%) Unit Testing
15 53 (2.80%) Portfolio Management
16 52 (2.75%) ETL
17 51 (2.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 673 (35.53%) C#
2 672 (35.48%) SQL
3 406 (21.44%) Java
4 402 (21.22%) C++
5 324 (17.11%) Python
6 238 (12.57%) Perl
7 142 (7.50%) PowerShell
8 124 (6.55%) JavaScript
9 113 (5.97%) T-SQL
10 106 (5.60%) VBA
11 91 (4.80%) F#
12 77 (4.07%) C
13 76 (4.01%) Bash Shell
14 42 (2.22%) PL/SQL
15 38 (2.01%) Shell Script
16 33 (1.74%) Scala
16 33 (1.74%) Ruby
17 24 (1.27%) PHP
17 24 (1.27%) VBScript
18 21 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 490 (25.87%) Degree
2 77 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (3.64%) PhD
4 55 (2.90%) CCNA
5 48 (2.53%) CFA
6 38 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (1.58%) CCNP
8 26 (1.37%) MCSE
9 19 (1.00%) CISSP
10 18 (0.95%) MCITP
11 12 (0.63%) CCSA
11 12 (0.63%) MCSA
11 12 (0.63%) CCIE
12 10 (0.53%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.42%) PMP
14 7 (0.37%) RHCE
14 7 (0.37%) CCSE
15 5 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.27%) QA
2 31 (1.64%) SLA
3 21 (1.11%) EMIR
4 18 (0.95%) UCITS
5 17 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.32%) MiFID
7 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
System Software
1 270 (14.26%) Active Directory
2 127 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (3.12%) VMware ESX
4 42 (2.22%) vSphere
5 41 (2.16%) XenApp
6 31 (1.64%) Hyper-V
7 25 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
8 21 (1.11%) MetaFrame
9 16 (0.84%) XenServer
10 15 (0.79%) NFS
11 13 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (0.58%) Xen
13 10 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (0.48%) Postfix
15 7 (0.37%) KVM
16 6 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
17 5 (0.26%) XenDesktop
18 3 (0.16%) Samba
19 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 1 (0.053%) Squid
Systems Management
1 55 (2.90%) Puppet
2 51 (2.69%) NetBackup
3 34 (1.80%) SCCM
4 26 (1.37%) Nagios
5 24 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 19 (1.00%) ITRS Geneos
7 15 (0.79%) Backup Exec
8 14 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 13 (0.69%) HP SIM
9 13 (0.69%) SCOM
10 10 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (0.42%) WSUS
11 8 (0.42%) Salt
12 7 (0.37%) Rsyslog
13 6 (0.32%) Cacti
14 4 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 2 (0.11%) CFEngine
15 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
15 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 312 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 184 (9.71%) VMware
3 164 (8.66%) Bloomberg
4 157 (8.29%) Oracle
5 156 (8.24%) Cisco
6 113 (5.97%) Citrix
7 100 (5.28%) Reuters
8 75 (3.96%) NetApp
9 73 (3.85%) HP
10 59 (3.12%) Symantec
11 52 (2.75%) Juniper
12 47 (2.48%) CheckPoint
12 47 (2.48%) Sybase
13 46 (2.43%) Red Hat
14 32 (1.69%) SunGard
15 22 (1.16%) Avaya
16 21 (1.11%) Advent
17 20 (1.06%) Sophos
17 20 (1.06%) TIBCO
18 18 (0.95%) IBM
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 53 minutes ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + uncapped bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Market leading bonuses
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £5000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £100 to £150000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + ~ £80,000 pa OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago