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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 325 306 206
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -100
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 880 844 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.83% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.54% 2.51% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 765 648 1239
Average salary £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -21.34%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34684 33682 37041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.73% 33.10% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27746 27430 31577
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 30 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 30 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 -11 848 £65,000 +4.00% 108
East of England - 14 £45,000 - 3
South East -33 12 £42,500 +30.76% 1
North West - 3 £80,000 - 1
South West -22 2 £80,000 -
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 1333 (67.12%) Finance
2 746 (37.56%) C#
3 706 (35.55%) SQL
4 564 (28.40%) Windows
5 529 (26.64%) Degree
6 485 (24.42%) Java
7 476 (23.97%) SQL Server
8 471 (23.72%) Computer Science
9 469 (23.62%) C++
10 405 (20.39%) Front Office
11 384 (19.34%) .NET
12 371 (18.68%) Linux
13 361 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 359 (18.08%) OO
15 355 (17.88%) Python
16 298 (15.01%) Banking
17 280 (14.10%) Active Directory
18 262 (13.19%) WPF
19 253 (12.74%) UNIX
20 251 (12.64%) Investment Management
21 237 (11.93%) Oracle
22 224 (11.28%) Multithreading
23 217 (10.93%) Asset Management
24 214 (10.78%) Derivative
25 204 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
26 203 (10.22%) Perl
27 202 (10.17%) VMware
28 199 (10.02%) Risk Management
29 196 (9.87%) Software Engineering
30 189 (9.52%) Equities

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 165 (8.31%) MS Exchange
2 118 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 72 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 42 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 36 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 22 (1.11%) IIS
7 20 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (0.81%) Apache
9 13 (0.65%) Lync
10 10 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.50%) Node.js
11 9 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (0.40%) TIBCO EMS
12 8 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (0.35%) GemFire
13 7 (0.35%) MTS
13 7 (0.35%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.25%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.20%) SAS
16 3 (0.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 189 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 111 (5.59%) MS Office
3 16 (0.81%) S-PLUS
4 11 (0.55%) SPSS
4 11 (0.55%) Stata
5 7 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.35%) MS Project
5 7 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.10%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.050%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (1.76%) SunGard APT
2 19 (0.96%) Front Arena
3 14 (0.70%) LatentZero
3 14 (0.70%) Advent Geneva
3 14 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.65%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.40%) Eikon
6 7 (0.35%) FastVal
7 4 (0.20%) PORTIA
8 3 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.15%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 3 (0.15%) Advent Moxy
8 3 (0.15%) Beauchamp
8 3 (0.15%) HiInvest
8 3 (0.15%) HiPerformance
8 3 (0.15%) Decalog
8 3 (0.15%) LongView
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.10%) Monis
10 1 (0.050%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.76%) GitHub
2 11 (0.55%) SaaS
3 8 (0.40%) Office 365
4 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.15%) IaaS
6 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.050%) PaaS
7 1 (0.050%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (7.00%) TCP/IP
2 123 (6.19%) Firewall
3 103 (5.19%) DNS
4 80 (4.03%) DHCP
5 72 (3.63%) LAN
6 66 (3.32%) WAN
7 64 (3.22%) Cisco IOS
8 59 (2.97%) SAN
9 46 (2.32%) Network Security
10 45 (2.27%) VPN
11 34 (1.71%) iSCSI
12 32 (1.61%) BGP
13 30 (1.51%) VoIP
14 27 (1.36%) FTP
15 23 (1.16%) LDAP
16 18 (0.91%) Multicast
17 16 (0.81%) Internet
18 15 (0.76%) NAS
19 14 (0.70%) Wireless
19 14 (0.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 476 (23.97%) SQL Server
2 115 (5.79%) Relational Database
3 103 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 91 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 86 (4.33%) Big Data
6 65 (3.27%) RDBMS
7 52 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 42 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (2.01%) Oracle Database
11 31 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (1.36%) MongoDB
13 22 (1.11%) Hadoop
14 19 (0.96%) KDB
14 19 (0.96%) Redis
15 17 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (0.86%) OLAP
16 16 (0.81%) NoSQL
17 15 (0.76%) MySQL
18 14 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 51 (2.57%) NUnit
2 36 (1.81%) Git (software)
3 34 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (1.56%) Maven
5 25 (1.26%) JUnit
6 24 (1.21%) Visual Studio
7 22 (1.11%) JIRA
8 20 (1.01%) Subversion
9 16 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
10 14 (0.70%) Jenkins
11 13 (0.65%) ReSharper
12 12 (0.60%) Hudson
13 10 (0.50%) Eclipse
13 10 (0.50%) TeamCity
14 8 (0.40%) CruiseControl
15 6 (0.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 6 (0.30%) MSBuild
16 5 (0.25%) Jasmine
16 5 (0.25%) SpecFlow
16 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 1333 (67.12%) Finance
2 405 (20.39%) Front Office
3 298 (15.01%) Banking
4 165 (8.31%) Back Office
5 146 (7.35%) Investment Banking
6 103 (5.19%) Financial Institution
7 64 (3.22%) Games
8 30 (1.51%) Law
9 25 (1.26%) Telecoms
10 22 (1.11%) General Ledger
11 20 (1.01%) Legal
12 13 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
13 10 (0.50%) Marketing
14 8 (0.40%) International Banking
15 6 (0.30%) Retail
16 4 (0.20%) Advertising
17 2 (0.10%) Publishing
18 1 (0.050%) German Language
18 1 (0.050%) Retail Banking
18 1 (0.050%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 989 (49.80%) Developer
2 393 (19.79%) C# Developer
3 317 (15.96%) Analyst
4 160 (8.06%) Software Developer
5 159 (8.01%) Java Developer
6 132 (6.65%) Junior
7 129 (6.50%) Senior Developer
8 128 (6.45%) C++ Developer
9 122 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 115 (5.79%) Support Analyst
11 109 (5.49%) Business Analyst
12 82 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 81 (4.08%) Software Engineer
14 75 (3.78%) Junior Developer
15 74 (3.73%) Quantitative Developer
16 73 (3.68%) Python Developer
17 71 (3.58%) Applications Support
18 64 (3.22%) Graduate
19 62 (3.12%) Support Engineer
19 62 (3.12%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (19.34%) .NET
2 262 (13.19%) WPF
3 154 (7.75%) ASP.NET
4 153 (7.70%) WCF
5 92 (4.63%) WinForms
6 76 (3.83%) HTML
7 72 (3.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 61 (3.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 60 (3.02%) STL
10 57 (2.87%) Web Services
11 46 (2.32%) XML
12 43 (2.17%) HTML5
13 42 (2.11%) .NET Framework
14 34 (1.71%) LINQ
15 31 (1.56%) Spring
16 30 (1.51%) AngularJS
17 28 (1.41%) Rendezvous
17 28 (1.41%) CSS
18 26 (1.31%) SciPy
18 26 (1.31%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 471 (23.72%) Computer Science
2 214 (10.78%) Derivative
3 189 (9.52%) Equities
4 172 (8.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 159 (8.01%) Fixed Income
6 157 (7.91%) Mathematics
7 91 (4.58%) Equity Derivative
8 90 (4.53%) Blackberry
9 65 (3.27%) Open Source
10 62 (3.12%) Physics
11 53 (2.67%) Management Information System
12 52 (2.62%) Statistics
13 50 (2.52%) Credit Risk
14 46 (2.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 41 (2.06%) Clustering
16 40 (2.01%) Visualisation
16 40 (2.01%) N-Tier
17 38 (1.91%) Credit Derivative
18 37 (1.86%) Grid Computing
19 26 (1.31%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 564 (28.40%) Windows
2 371 (18.68%) Linux
3 253 (12.74%) UNIX
4 204 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 118 (5.94%) Windows 7
6 93 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 72 (3.63%) Windows XP
8 56 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (2.32%) Solaris
10 34 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (1.21%) Android
12 18 (0.91%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.70%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.55%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.55%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.45%) Debian
16 8 (0.40%) CentOS
17 7 (0.35%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.30%) Windows 2000
19 5 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (18.08%) OO
2 251 (12.64%) Investment Management
3 224 (11.28%) Multithreading
4 217 (10.93%) Asset Management
5 199 (10.02%) Risk Management
6 196 (9.87%) Software Engineering
7 186 (9.37%) Algorithmic Trading
8 181 (9.11%) Agile Software Development
8 181 (9.11%) TDD
9 167 (8.41%) Low Latency
10 138 (6.95%) Project Management
11 128 (6.45%) Analytics
12 111 (5.59%) MVC
13 78 (3.93%) Portfolio Management
14 76 (3.83%) Business Analysis
15 74 (3.73%) Scrum
16 61 (3.07%) Unit Testing
17 58 (2.92%) Financial Modelling
17 58 (2.92%) Data Analysis
18 57 (2.87%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 746 (37.56%) C#
2 706 (35.55%) SQL
3 485 (24.42%) Java
4 469 (23.62%) C++
5 355 (17.88%) Python
6 203 (10.22%) Perl
7 168 (8.46%) PowerShell
8 144 (7.25%) F#
9 114 (5.74%) T-SQL
10 108 (5.44%) JavaScript
11 102 (5.14%) VBA
12 66 (3.32%) C
13 56 (2.82%) Bash Shell
14 55 (2.77%) PL/SQL
15 44 (2.22%) R
16 35 (1.76%) Scala
17 33 (1.66%) Ruby
18 31 (1.56%) Shell Script
19 26 (1.31%) MATLAB
20 24 (1.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 529 (26.64%) Degree
2 87 (4.38%) PhD
3 70 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (2.42%) CFA
5 47 (2.37%) CCNA
6 45 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (1.56%) MCSE
7 31 (1.56%) CCNP
8 24 (1.21%) MCITP
9 14 (0.70%) CCSA
10 13 (0.65%) CISSP
10 13 (0.65%) MCSA
11 11 (0.55%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.45%) PMP
12 9 (0.45%) RHCE
13 8 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.40%) CCIE
14 7 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.30%) CCSE
16 5 (0.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (2.67%) QA
2 33 (1.66%) SLA
3 22 (1.11%) EMIR
4 18 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
5 16 (0.81%) UCITS
6 6 (0.30%) MiFID
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.050%) FATCA
8 1 (0.050%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 280 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 146 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (2.82%) VMware ESX
4 41 (2.06%) XenApp
5 39 (1.96%) Hyper-V
6 36 (1.81%) vSphere
7 24 (1.21%) XenServer
8 23 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
9 16 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (0.60%) MetaFrame
10 12 (0.60%) Xen
10 12 (0.60%) Postfix
10 12 (0.60%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.55%) NFS
12 9 (0.45%) KVM
13 8 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.25%) Samba
15 3 (0.15%) vCloud
16 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 56 (2.82%) Puppet
2 45 (2.27%) NetBackup
3 41 (2.06%) Nagios
4 36 (1.81%) SCCM
5 21 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 15 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (0.76%) SCOM
6 15 (0.76%) Backup Exec
7 14 (0.70%) WSUS
8 10 (0.50%) Salt
9 9 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
9 9 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 9 (0.45%) HP SIM
10 6 (0.30%) Cacti
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 2 (0.10%) Cisco UCCX
14 1 (0.050%) Ansible
14 1 (0.050%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 361 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 237 (11.93%) Oracle
3 202 (10.17%) VMware
4 178 (8.96%) Cisco
4 178 (8.96%) Bloomberg
5 98 (4.93%) Citrix
6 78 (3.93%) SunGard
7 75 (3.78%) HP
8 74 (3.73%) NetApp
9 68 (3.42%) Reuters
10 59 (2.97%) CheckPoint
11 54 (2.72%) Sybase
12 41 (2.06%) Juniper
12 41 (2.06%) Symantec
13 34 (1.71%) TIBCO
13 34 (1.71%) Red Hat
14 26 (1.31%) EMC
15 23 (1.16%) Fidessa
16 20 (1.01%) Calypso
17 18 (0.91%) thinkFolio
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 30% Bonus
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Cash Benefits + Package + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary negotiable depending on exper
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £99000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago