The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 18 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank - 91 -
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.083% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.56%
Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
456 313 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.93% 26.00% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 331 254 186
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Hedge funds
South East

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Kent

Hedge funds
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA