The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 170 132 116
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -16
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 815 978 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.77% 2.20% 2.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.10% 4.79% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 714 750 977
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
Hedge funds
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19885 20407 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.17% 45.83% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16030 16693 19522
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in London

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in London

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in London

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Hedge funds Salary Histogram in London

Hedge funds
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
City of London -32 164 £55,000 -8.33% 28
Canary Wharf -1 1 £60,000 -40.00%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1221 (66.87%) Finance
2 652 (35.71%) SQL
3 641 (35.10%) C#
4 578 (31.65%) Windows
5 457 (25.03%) Degree
6 447 (24.48%) SQL Server
7 397 (21.74%) Java
8 389 (21.30%) Computer Science
9 372 (20.37%) Linux
10 370 (20.26%) C++
11 351 (19.22%) Front Office
12 340 (18.62%) .NET
13 315 (17.25%) Python
14 306 (16.76%) Microsoft
15 288 (15.77%) OO
16 276 (15.12%) UNIX
17 272 (14.90%) Banking
18 263 (14.40%) Active Directory
19 247 (13.53%) Agile Software Development
20 236 (12.92%) Investment Management
21 235 (12.87%) Perl
22 224 (12.27%) WPF
23 204 (11.17%) Multithreading
23 204 (11.17%) Asset Management
24 197 (10.79%) Windows Server 2008
25 182 (9.97%) Derivative
25 182 (9.97%) VMware
25 182 (9.97%) MS Excel
26 180 (9.86%) Low Latency
27 169 (9.26%) Software Engineering

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 167 (9.15%) MS Exchange
2 125 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 45 (2.46%) SharePoint
5 41 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 26 (1.42%) IIS
7 25 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (0.88%) Apache
9 14 (0.77%) Node.js
10 13 (0.71%) Lync
10 13 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
10 13 (0.71%) WebSphere
11 11 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.44%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.38%) GemFire
14 4 (0.22%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.22%) SAS
14 4 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
15 3 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 182 (9.97%) MS Excel
2 128 (7.01%) MS Office
3 15 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.60%) SPSS
5 11 (0.60%) S-PLUS
5 11 (0.60%) Stata
6 7 (0.38%) MS Project
7 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.055%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 16 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.77%) Advent Geneva
3 8 (0.44%) LatentZero
4 7 (0.38%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.22%) Front Arena
5 4 (0.22%) PORTIA
6 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
6 3 (0.16%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 3 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.11%) Eikon
8 1 (0.055%) TRIRIGA
8 1 (0.055%) Maximo
8 1 (0.055%) RMDS
8 1 (0.055%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.60%) SaaS
2 9 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (0.49%) Office 365
3 7 (0.38%) GitHub
3 7 (0.38%) IaaS
4 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.055%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 119 (6.52%) Firewall
3 117 (6.41%) DNS
4 86 (4.71%) LAN
5 77 (4.22%) WAN
6 76 (4.16%) DHCP
7 70 (3.83%) SAN
8 58 (3.18%) VPN
9 51 (2.79%) iSCSI
10 50 (2.74%) Network Security
11 46 (2.52%) Cisco IOS
12 38 (2.08%) FTP
13 32 (1.75%) BGP
14 29 (1.59%) Multicast
15 28 (1.53%) EIGRP
16 26 (1.42%) LDAP
17 25 (1.37%) NAS
18 21 (1.15%) Wireless
19 20 (1.10%) RIP
20 18 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 447 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 107 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 86 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 85 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (3.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 54 (2.96%) Big Data
7 53 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 40 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (1.86%) RDBMS
10 31 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (1.26%) Oracle Database
12 22 (1.20%) MySQL
13 21 (1.15%) MongoDB
14 19 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (0.88%) OLAP
16 13 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (0.71%) Hadoop
16 13 (0.71%) KDB
17 12 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
18 11 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (2.08%) NUnit
3 32 (1.75%) Maven
4 26 (1.42%) Git (software)
5 22 (1.20%) Visual Studio
6 20 (1.10%) JIRA
7 16 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
8 14 (0.77%) JUnit
9 10 (0.55%) Subversion
10 9 (0.49%) Eclipse
11 8 (0.44%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.27%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Blend
13 5 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.27%) FitNesse
14 4 (0.22%) GCC
15 3 (0.16%) GoogleTest
15 3 (0.16%) Artifactory
15 3 (0.16%) CppUnit
General
1 1221 (66.87%) Finance
2 351 (19.22%) Front Office
3 272 (14.90%) Banking
4 142 (7.78%) Back Office
5 138 (7.56%) Investment Banking
6 132 (7.23%) Financial Institution
7 51 (2.79%) Games
8 48 (2.63%) Legal
9 20 (1.10%) Law
10 19 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 9 (0.49%) Electronics
12 8 (0.44%) Marketing
13 5 (0.27%) Advertising
13 5 (0.27%) Retail
13 5 (0.27%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.22%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.16%) German Language
15 3 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.11%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 900 (49.29%) Developer
2 358 (19.61%) C# Developer
3 275 (15.06%) Analyst
4 138 (7.56%) Java Developer
5 132 (7.23%) C++ Developer
6 123 (6.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 119 (6.52%) Junior
8 112 (6.13%) Senior Developer
9 106 (5.81%) Support Analyst
9 106 (5.81%) Software Developer
10 86 (4.71%) Business Analyst
11 84 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 72 (3.94%) Junior Developer
12 72 (3.94%) Python Developer
13 69 (3.78%) Network Engineer
14 65 (3.56%) .NET Developer
15 60 (3.29%) Graduate
16 59 (3.23%) Applications Support
17 57 (3.12%) Support Engineer
18 52 (2.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (18.62%) .NET
2 224 (12.27%) WPF
3 134 (7.34%) WCF
4 130 (7.12%) ASP.NET
5 99 (5.42%) HTML
6 82 (4.49%) WinForms
7 80 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 59 (3.23%) STL
9 58 (3.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 55 (3.01%) HTML5
11 51 (2.79%) .NET Framework
12 47 (2.57%) Pandas
13 46 (2.52%) CSS
14 44 (2.41%) Web Services
15 43 (2.35%) AngularJS
16 36 (1.97%) XML
16 36 (1.97%) Spring
17 32 (1.75%) LINQ
18 31 (1.70%) SciPy
18 31 (1.70%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 389 (21.30%) Computer Science
2 182 (9.97%) Derivative
3 154 (8.43%) Equities
4 141 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
5 133 (7.28%) Fixed Income
6 131 (7.17%) Mathematics
7 125 (6.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 100 (5.48%) Blackberry
9 78 (4.27%) Open Source
10 67 (3.67%) Physics
11 52 (2.85%) Statistics
12 50 (2.74%) Equity Derivative
12 50 (2.74%) Visualisation
13 43 (2.35%) Credit Risk
14 34 (1.86%) N-Tier
15 26 (1.42%) Management Information System
16 24 (1.31%) Clustering
16 24 (1.31%) User Experience
17 18 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
18 13 (0.71%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 578 (31.65%) Windows
2 372 (20.37%) Linux
3 276 (15.12%) UNIX
4 197 (10.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (6.24%) Windows 7
6 92 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 69 (3.78%) Windows XP
8 66 (3.61%) Solaris
9 65 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (1.26%) Android
12 22 (1.20%) CentOS
13 12 (0.66%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.49%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.49%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.38%) Debian
16 5 (0.27%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.27%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.27%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (15.77%) OO
2 247 (13.53%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (12.92%) Investment Management
4 204 (11.17%) Multithreading
4 204 (11.17%) Asset Management
5 180 (9.86%) Low Latency
6 169 (9.26%) Software Engineering
7 167 (9.15%) TDD
8 145 (7.94%) Algorithmic Trading
9 119 (6.52%) MVC
10 102 (5.59%) Risk Management
10 102 (5.59%) Project Management
11 86 (4.71%) Analytics
12 55 (3.01%) Data Analysis
12 55 (3.01%) Mentoring
13 53 (2.90%) Portfolio Management
13 53 (2.90%) Unit Testing
14 52 (2.85%) ETL
15 51 (2.79%) Business Intelligence
15 51 (2.79%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 652 (35.71%) SQL
2 641 (35.10%) C#
3 397 (21.74%) Java
4 370 (20.26%) C++
5 315 (17.25%) Python
6 235 (12.87%) Perl
7 142 (7.78%) PowerShell
8 113 (6.19%) T-SQL
9 109 (5.97%) JavaScript
10 104 (5.70%) VBA
11 91 (4.98%) F#
12 77 (4.22%) C
13 74 (4.05%) Bash Shell
14 42 (2.30%) PL/SQL
15 38 (2.08%) Shell Script
16 33 (1.81%) Scala
16 33 (1.81%) Ruby
17 24 (1.31%) VBScript
18 23 (1.26%) PHP
19 17 (0.93%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 457 (25.03%) Degree
2 77 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (3.01%) PhD
3 55 (3.01%) CCNA
4 48 (2.63%) CFA
5 38 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (1.64%) CCNP
7 26 (1.42%) MCSE
8 19 (1.04%) CISSP
9 18 (0.99%) MCITP
10 12 (0.66%) CCSA
10 12 (0.66%) MCSA
10 12 (0.66%) CCIE
11 10 (0.55%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.44%) PMP
13 7 (0.38%) RHCE
13 7 (0.38%) CCSE
14 5 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (1.97%) QA
2 31 (1.70%) SLA
3 21 (1.15%) EMIR
4 18 (0.99%) UCITS
5 17 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.33%) MiFID
7 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
System Software
1 263 (14.40%) Active Directory
2 125 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 42 (2.30%) vSphere
5 36 (1.97%) XenApp
6 30 (1.64%) Hyper-V
7 25 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
8 16 (0.88%) MetaFrame
8 16 (0.88%) XenServer
9 15 (0.82%) NFS
10 13 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
11 11 (0.60%) Xen
12 10 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (0.49%) Postfix
14 7 (0.38%) KVM
15 6 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (0.27%) XenDesktop
17 3 (0.16%) Samba
18 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 1 (0.055%) Squid
Systems Management
1 53 (2.90%) Puppet
2 51 (2.79%) NetBackup
3 34 (1.86%) SCCM
4 26 (1.42%) Nagios
5 19 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 19 (1.04%) ITRS Geneos
6 14 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 13 (0.71%) HP SIM
7 13 (0.71%) SCOM
8 10 (0.55%) Backup Exec
9 8 (0.44%) WSUS
9 8 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.44%) Salt
10 7 (0.38%) Rsyslog
11 6 (0.33%) Cacti
12 4 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.11%) CFEngine
13 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 306 (16.76%) Microsoft
2 182 (9.97%) VMware
3 164 (8.98%) Bloomberg
4 156 (8.54%) Cisco
5 145 (7.94%) Oracle
6 108 (5.91%) Citrix
7 100 (5.48%) Reuters
8 75 (4.11%) NetApp
9 73 (4.00%) HP
10 54 (2.96%) Symantec
11 52 (2.85%) Juniper
12 47 (2.57%) CheckPoint
13 46 (2.52%) Red Hat
13 46 (2.52%) Sybase
14 22 (1.20%) Avaya
15 21 (1.15%) Advent
16 20 (1.10%) Sophos
16 20 (1.10%) TIBCO
17 18 (0.99%) IBM
17 18 (0.99%) Fidessa
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 to £33000 per annum - Excellent Benefits, Rewards + Non-Pressu
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + uncapped bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Market leading bonuses
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £5000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £100 to £150000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday