The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 104 96 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% 0.28% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 0.90% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.56%
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
452 332 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.07% 30.66% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 284 147 118
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Hedge funds
Scotland

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the Glasgow region.

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Glasgow

Hedge funds
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Equities
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
1 8 (100.00%) Low Latency

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 8 (100.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
1 8 (100.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft