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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 303 284 301
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 976 1085 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.95% 0.98% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.47% 2.42% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 826 863 729
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £99,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
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
39571 44794 41012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.49% 40.28% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31507 35793 33684
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +3 961 £65,000 -7.14% 110
North West +13 9 £22,500 -54.08%
South East -12 5 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1171 (63.88%) Finance
2 714 (38.95%) SQL
3 595 (32.46%) C#
4 556 (30.33%) Windows
5 534 (29.13%) Degree
6 505 (27.55%) SQL Server
7 448 (24.44%) .NET
8 429 (23.40%) Computer Science
9 360 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
10 315 (17.18%) Microsoft
11 300 (16.37%) Linux
12 296 (16.15%) Java
13 287 (15.66%) Python
14 285 (15.55%) JavaScript
15 279 (15.22%) Banking
16 278 (15.17%) Front Office
17 244 (13.31%) C++
18 238 (12.98%) Asset Management
19 229 (12.49%) OO
20 228 (12.44%) Active Directory
21 203 (11.07%) TDD
22 199 (10.86%) ASP.NET
23 197 (10.75%) UNIX
24 193 (10.53%) Perl
25 188 (10.26%) Software Engineering
26 186 (10.15%) PowerShell
27 183 (9.98%) VMware
28 175 (9.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
29 173 (9.44%) MVC
30 172 (9.38%) Derivative

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 130 (7.09%) MS Exchange
2 63 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 43 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 37 (2.02%) IIS
6 29 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.44%) JBoss
8 8 (0.44%) Lync
9 7 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (0.33%) MQSeries
10 6 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.27%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.27%) Drupal
12 4 (0.22%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.22%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.22%) Node.js
12 4 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 168 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 144 (7.86%) MS Office
3 16 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.65%) MS Project
5 8 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.22%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (1.47%) Markit EDM
2 18 (0.98%) Advent Geneva
2 18 (0.98%) thinkFolio
3 11 (0.60%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 10 (0.55%) Endur
5 9 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.44%) LatentZero
7 7 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.33%) ION MarketView
8 6 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
8 6 (0.33%) SimCorp Dimension
9 5 (0.27%) RMDS
10 3 (0.16%) Beauchamp
10 3 (0.16%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
10 3 (0.16%) HiInvest
10 3 (0.16%) HiPerformance
10 3 (0.16%) Decalog
10 3 (0.16%) LongView
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.87%) Mimecast
4 15 (0.82%) SaaS
5 12 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.49%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.11%) PaaS
9 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.11%) IaaS
10 1 (0.055%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 150 (8.18%) Firewall
2 107 (5.84%) WAN
3 103 (5.62%) LAN
4 74 (4.04%) DNS
5 71 (3.87%) TCP/IP
6 70 (3.82%) VPN
7 62 (3.38%) Network Security
8 54 (2.95%) SAN
9 44 (2.40%) DHCP
10 29 (1.58%) BGP
11 25 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (1.25%) Multicast
13 22 (1.20%) EIGRP
14 20 (1.09%) Internet
15 19 (1.04%) OSPF
16 16 (0.87%) VoIP
16 16 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
17 15 (0.82%) VLAN
17 15 (0.82%) Junos
18 12 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 505 (27.55%) SQL Server
2 115 (6.27%) Relational Database
3 69 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 55 (3.00%) RDBMS
7 46 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 45 (2.45%) MySQL
9 44 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 36 (1.96%) MongoDB
11 35 (1.91%) NoSQL
12 32 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (1.25%) Oracle Database
14 17 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (0.93%) Big Data
15 16 (0.87%) OLAP
16 15 (0.82%) QlikView
17 14 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
18 11 (0.60%) OLAP Cube
18 11 (0.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 53 (2.89%) Git (software)
2 42 (2.29%) Visual Studio
3 30 (1.64%) SpecFlow
4 25 (1.36%) NUnit
5 21 (1.15%) JIRA
6 19 (1.04%) Mercurial
6 19 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (0.93%) Cucumber
7 17 (0.93%) Subversion
8 14 (0.76%) Selenium
8 14 (0.76%) FitNesse
9 11 (0.60%) CppUnit
9 11 (0.60%) GCC
9 11 (0.60%) GoogleTest
9 11 (0.60%) MSI
10 10 (0.55%) Maven
11 7 (0.38%) InstallShield
11 7 (0.38%) AdminStudio
12 6 (0.33%) WinDbg
12 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1171 (63.88%) Finance
2 279 (15.22%) Banking
3 278 (15.17%) Front Office
4 169 (9.22%) Financial Institution
5 156 (8.51%) Investment Banking
6 112 (6.11%) Back Office
7 44 (2.40%) Law
8 40 (2.18%) Telecoms
9 32 (1.75%) Legal
10 24 (1.31%) Retail
11 20 (1.09%) Games
12 18 (0.98%) Marketing
13 14 (0.76%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.11%) French Language
14 2 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.055%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.055%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.055%) International Banking
15 1 (0.055%) Billing
15 1 (0.055%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 693 (37.81%) Developer
2 302 (16.48%) Analyst
3 291 (15.88%) C# Developer
4 167 (9.11%) Support Analyst
5 164 (8.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 143 (7.80%) Applications Support
7 141 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 102 (5.56%) Graduate
9 101 (5.51%) Junior
10 97 (5.29%) Senior Developer
11 94 (5.13%) Network Engineer
12 88 (4.80%) Consultant
13 80 (4.36%) C++ Developer
14 79 (4.31%) Java Developer
15 76 (4.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 70 (3.82%) Applications Support Analyst
17 67 (3.66%) Support Engineer
18 63 (3.44%) Python Developer
19 60 (3.27%) DBA
20 58 (3.16%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (24.44%) .NET
2 199 (10.86%) ASP.NET
3 152 (8.29%) HTML
4 148 (8.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 118 (6.44%) WPF
6 114 (6.22%) WCF
7 111 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 101 (5.51%) CSS
9 89 (4.86%) FIX Protocol
10 85 (4.64%) .NET Framework
11 71 (3.87%) HTML5
12 64 (3.49%) WinForms
13 62 (3.38%) jQuery
14 60 (3.27%) XML
15 54 (2.95%) Web Services
15 54 (2.95%) Middleware
16 46 (2.51%) Pandas
17 39 (2.13%) NumPy
18 38 (2.07%) SciPy
18 38 (2.07%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 429 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 175 (9.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 172 (9.38%) Derivative
4 143 (7.80%) Equities
5 122 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
6 112 (6.11%) Fixed Income
7 98 (5.35%) Mathematics
8 76 (4.15%) Management Information System
9 64 (3.49%) Open Source
10 60 (3.27%) Blackberry
11 56 (3.06%) Algorithms
12 54 (2.95%) Data Structures
13 48 (2.62%) Physics
14 41 (2.24%) Visualisation
15 28 (1.53%) Replication
15 28 (1.53%) Equity Derivative
16 26 (1.42%) Grid Computing
16 26 (1.42%) User Experience
17 22 (1.20%) N-Tier
17 22 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 556 (30.33%) Windows
2 300 (16.37%) Linux
3 197 (10.75%) UNIX
4 127 (6.93%) Windows 7
5 126 (6.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 66 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (1.96%) Windows 8
9 33 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 31 (1.69%) Solaris
11 30 (1.64%) Android
12 27 (1.47%) Windows XP
13 25 (1.36%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.38%) CentOS
15 4 (0.22%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.16%) SUSE
17 2 (0.11%) Debian
17 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (12.98%) Asset Management
3 229 (12.49%) OO
4 203 (11.07%) TDD
5 188 (10.26%) Software Engineering
6 173 (9.44%) MVC
7 166 (9.06%) Investment Management
8 154 (8.40%) Multithreading
9 133 (7.26%) Low Latency
10 118 (6.44%) BDD
11 100 (5.46%) Scrum
12 82 (4.47%) Risk Management
12 82 (4.47%) Information Security
13 78 (4.26%) OOD
14 75 (4.09%) ITIL
14 75 (4.09%) Mentoring
15 74 (4.04%) Analytics
16 72 (3.93%) Project Management
16 72 (3.93%) Electronic Trading
17 68 (3.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 714 (38.95%) SQL
2 595 (32.46%) C#
3 296 (16.15%) Java
4 287 (15.66%) Python
5 285 (15.55%) JavaScript
6 244 (13.31%) C++
7 193 (10.53%) Perl
8 186 (10.15%) PowerShell
9 79 (4.31%) VBA
10 65 (3.55%) T-SQL
11 49 (2.67%) Bash Shell
12 28 (1.53%) VB.NET
13 21 (1.15%) Scala
14 19 (1.04%) Shell Script
15 18 (0.98%) C
16 17 (0.93%) Ruby
17 16 (0.87%) MATLAB
17 16 (0.87%) F#
18 13 (0.71%) Objective-C
19 12 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 534 (29.13%) Degree
2 105 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (4.20%) CCNA
4 70 (3.82%) PhD
5 35 (1.91%) CCNP
6 31 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (1.42%) CCSA
8 23 (1.25%) MCSE
9 20 (1.09%) CISSP
10 16 (0.87%) CCSE
11 14 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (0.71%) CCIE
13 12 (0.65%) CSSLP
14 8 (0.44%) MCITP
15 7 (0.38%) Brainbench
15 7 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (0.38%) MCSA
16 6 (0.33%) ISEB
16 6 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 5 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.27%) QA
2 30 (1.64%) SLA
3 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.33%) EMIR
4 5 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.11%) COBIT
6 2 (0.11%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.11%) UCITS
7 1 (0.055%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.055%) MiFID
7 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.055%) Basel III
7 1 (0.055%) FATCA
System Software
1 228 (12.44%) Active Directory
2 120 (6.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (2.35%) vSphere
4 42 (2.29%) VMware ESX
5 28 (1.53%) XenApp
6 26 (1.42%) VMware Server
6 26 (1.42%) Hyper-V
7 18 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
8 16 (0.87%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (0.71%) Firmware
11 12 (0.65%) NFS
12 9 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.33%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.11%) XenServer
14 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.11%) Xen
15 1 (0.055%) iptables
Systems Management
1 50 (2.73%) SCCM
2 22 (1.20%) Nagios
3 20 (1.09%) Puppet
4 15 (0.82%) NetBackup
5 12 (0.65%) WSUS
6 10 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
6 10 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
6 10 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.49%) SCOM
7 9 (0.49%) Backup Exec
8 8 (0.44%) Cacti
9 6 (0.33%) HP SIM
10 5 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.22%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.16%) CFEngine
12 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (0.16%) Control-M
12 3 (0.16%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 315 (17.18%) Microsoft
2 183 (9.98%) VMware
3 160 (8.73%) Oracle
4 146 (7.97%) Cisco
5 88 (4.80%) Citrix
6 84 (4.58%) Bloomberg
7 73 (3.98%) HP
8 53 (2.89%) NetApp
9 52 (2.84%) CheckPoint
10 48 (2.62%) Reuters
11 33 (1.80%) Red Hat
12 29 (1.58%) Sybase
13 27 (1.47%) SolarWinds
14 25 (1.36%) Tableau
15 24 (1.31%) Symantec
16 22 (1.20%) Juniper
16 22 (1.20%) Advent
17 20 (1.09%) SAP
18 19 (1.04%) Charles River
19 18 (0.98%) IBM
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus (50% - 100%)
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonuses, Benefits and C
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonuses, Benefits and C
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum + Great Bonus and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Bonus and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago