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 23 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 108 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.080% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.25% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,750 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.96%
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
417 408 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.13% 32.61% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 244 273 161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,875 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Equities
2 6 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) MVVM
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) Concordion
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Mockito
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) JBehave
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Migration

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) JBehave
1 1 (12.50%) Mockito
1 1 (12.50%) Concordion
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
1 6 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (75.00%) WPF Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVVM
1 6 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase