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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 144 157 168
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 949 980 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.16% 1.97% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.75% 4.31% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 813 851 661
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +38.46%
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
19964 22732 20468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.42% 45.72% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16241 18609 16757
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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
City of London +17 187 £67,500 +14.89% 51
Mayfair -2 9 £75,000 +36.36%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 1173 (61.83%) Finance
2 788 (41.54%) SQL
3 631 (33.26%) C#
4 602 (31.73%) Degree
5 566 (29.84%) Windows
6 528 (27.83%) Computer Science
7 515 (27.15%) SQL Server
8 467 (24.62%) .NET
9 374 (19.72%) Linux
10 347 (18.29%) Python
11 338 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
12 328 (17.29%) Microsoft
13 327 (17.24%) Java
14 323 (17.03%) Front Office
15 287 (15.13%) JavaScript
16 262 (13.81%) Banking
17 261 (13.76%) C++
18 251 (13.23%) Asset Management
19 250 (13.18%) UNIX
20 246 (12.97%) OO
21 228 (12.02%) Perl
22 224 (11.81%) Software Engineering
23 207 (10.91%) Oracle
24 203 (10.70%) MS Excel
25 198 (10.44%) Derivative
26 197 (10.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 190 (10.02%) Active Directory
28 188 (9.91%) PowerShell
29 182 (9.59%) ASP.NET
30 181 (9.54%) TDD

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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
1 119 (6.27%) MS Exchange
2 79 (4.16%) SharePoint
3 61 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 47 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 37 (1.95%) IIS
6 25 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
9 10 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (0.53%) Lync
10 9 (0.47%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.42%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.37%) Apache
13 6 (0.32%) JBoss
13 6 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (0.32%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.26%) Drupal
15 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.21%) MQSeries
Applications
1 203 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 150 (7.91%) MS Office
3 14 (0.74%) MS Project
4 13 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.26%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.11%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (1.32%) Markit EDM
2 15 (0.79%) thinkFolio
3 14 (0.74%) Advent Geneva
4 10 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.53%) Endur
5 7 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.37%) LatentZero
5 7 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (0.32%) Beauchamp
6 6 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
6 6 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (0.32%) ION MarketView
7 5 (0.26%) RMDS
8 3 (0.16%) HiInvest
8 3 (0.16%) HiPerformance
8 3 (0.16%) Decalog
8 3 (0.16%) LongView
8 3 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.16%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.42%) SaaS
5 7 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (0.26%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.11%) PaaS
8 2 (0.11%) IaaS
9 1 (0.053%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 107 (5.64%) Firewall
2 96 (5.06%) WAN
3 94 (4.96%) LAN
4 84 (4.43%) TCP/IP
5 56 (2.95%) DNS
6 52 (2.74%) Network Security
7 51 (2.69%) VPN
8 45 (2.37%) SAN
9 38 (2.00%) DHCP
10 27 (1.42%) BGP
11 24 (1.27%) Multicast
12 23 (1.21%) OSPF
13 22 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (1.00%) EIGRP
15 17 (0.90%) Junos
16 15 (0.79%) VLAN
17 13 (0.69%) Internet
18 11 (0.58%) Broadband
18 11 (0.58%) NAS
18 11 (0.58%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 515 (27.15%) SQL Server
2 121 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 83 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 69 (3.64%) RDBMS
6 61 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 56 (2.95%) MongoDB
8 49 (2.58%) NoSQL
9 42 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 41 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 32 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (1.53%) MySQL
13 28 (1.48%) Oracle Database
14 24 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (1.21%) Big Data
16 21 (1.11%) Hadoop
17 19 (1.00%) Redis
18 17 (0.90%) OLAP
19 14 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
19 14 (0.74%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 56 (2.95%) Git (software)
2 40 (2.11%) JIRA
3 24 (1.27%) Mercurial
4 19 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (1.00%) Visual Studio
5 18 (0.95%) Subversion
6 13 (0.69%) NUnit
6 13 (0.69%) SpecFlow
7 10 (0.53%) Selenium
7 10 (0.53%) MSI
8 8 (0.42%) Maven
8 8 (0.42%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.42%) Plastic SCM
9 6 (0.32%) FitNesse
9 6 (0.32%) InstallShield
10 5 (0.26%) JUnit
10 5 (0.26%) CruiseControl
10 5 (0.26%) WinDbg
10 5 (0.26%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.26%) gulp
General
1 1173 (61.83%) Finance
2 323 (17.03%) Front Office
3 262 (13.81%) Banking
4 143 (7.54%) Investment Banking
5 131 (6.91%) Financial Institution
6 110 (5.80%) Back Office
7 30 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.53%) Legal
9 28 (1.48%) Law
10 25 (1.32%) Retail
11 19 (1.00%) Games
12 18 (0.95%) Private Banking
13 14 (0.74%) Marketing
14 5 (0.26%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.16%) French Language
15 3 (0.16%) German Language
16 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
16 2 (0.11%) Advertising
17 1 (0.053%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 737 (38.85%) Developer
2 361 (19.03%) Analyst
3 311 (16.39%) C# Developer
4 208 (10.96%) Support Analyst
5 170 (8.96%) Applications Support
6 168 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 142 (7.49%) .NET Developer
8 137 (7.22%) Junior
9 125 (6.59%) Graduate
10 117 (6.17%) Senior Developer
11 84 (4.43%) Network Engineer
11 84 (4.43%) Applications Support Analyst
12 80 (4.22%) Consultant
13 75 (3.95%) Senior C# Developer
14 72 (3.80%) C++ Developer
15 66 (3.48%) Java Developer
16 63 (3.32%) Python Developer
17 61 (3.22%) Support Engineer
18 60 (3.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 59 (3.11%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 467 (24.62%) .NET
2 182 (9.59%) ASP.NET
3 158 (8.33%) HTML
4 144 (7.59%) WPF
5 143 (7.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 142 (7.49%) AngularJS
7 129 (6.80%) WCF
8 124 (6.54%) CSS
9 120 (6.33%) FIX Protocol
10 77 (4.06%) HTML5
11 75 (3.95%) .NET Framework
12 69 (3.64%) XML
13 66 (3.48%) jQuery
14 64 (3.37%) Middleware
15 62 (3.27%) WinForms
16 53 (2.79%) Pandas
17 48 (2.53%) NumPy
18 45 (2.37%) SciPy
19 43 (2.27%) Web Services
20 33 (1.74%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 528 (27.83%) Computer Science
2 198 (10.44%) Derivative
3 197 (10.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 159 (8.38%) Equities
5 136 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
6 134 (7.06%) Mathematics
7 129 (6.80%) Fixed Income
8 89 (4.69%) Algorithms
9 81 (4.27%) Management Information System
10 71 (3.74%) Data Structures
11 59 (3.11%) Data Centre
12 58 (3.06%) Physics
13 50 (2.64%) Visualisation
14 43 (2.27%) Blackberry
15 38 (2.00%) User Experience
16 36 (1.90%) Equity Derivative
17 29 (1.53%) Replication
18 23 (1.21%) N-Tier
19 22 (1.16%) Grid Computing
20 20 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 566 (29.84%) Windows
2 374 (19.72%) Linux
3 250 (13.18%) UNIX
4 143 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 110 (5.80%) Windows 7
6 71 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (1.53%) Solaris
10 23 (1.21%) Windows XP
11 17 (0.90%) Android
12 15 (0.79%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.74%) CentOS
14 11 (0.58%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.32%) Debian
15 6 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.16%) SUSE
17 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.053%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (13.23%) Asset Management
3 246 (12.97%) OO
4 224 (11.81%) Software Engineering
5 181 (9.54%) TDD
6 157 (8.28%) MVC
7 150 (7.91%) Multithreading
8 141 (7.43%) Investment Management
9 137 (7.22%) Low Latency
10 101 (5.32%) BDD
11 98 (5.17%) Risk Management
12 80 (4.22%) Information Security
12 80 (4.22%) Unit Testing
13 78 (4.11%) OOD
14 77 (4.06%) Continuous Integration
15 76 (4.01%) Electronic Trading
16 72 (3.80%) Project Management
16 72 (3.80%) Scrum
16 72 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
17 69 (3.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 788 (41.54%) SQL
2 631 (33.26%) C#
3 347 (18.29%) Python
4 327 (17.24%) Java
5 287 (15.13%) JavaScript
6 261 (13.76%) C++
7 228 (12.02%) Perl
8 188 (9.91%) PowerShell
9 92 (4.85%) VBA
10 75 (3.95%) T-SQL
11 64 (3.37%) Bash Shell
12 31 (1.63%) C
13 24 (1.27%) Ruby
14 19 (1.00%) Scala
15 17 (0.90%) XPath
16 16 (0.84%) VB.NET
17 14 (0.74%) F#
18 13 (0.69%) Shell Script
18 13 (0.69%) PL/SQL
19 12 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 602 (31.73%) Degree
2 85 (4.48%) PhD
3 84 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
4 66 (3.48%) CCNA
5 37 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (1.27%) CCNP
7 23 (1.21%) MCSE
8 20 (1.05%) CISSP
8 20 (1.05%) CCSA
9 13 (0.69%) Brainbench
10 11 (0.58%) MCITP
11 10 (0.53%) CCSE
12 7 (0.37%) Sun Certification
12 7 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.37%) CCIE
13 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.26%) MCSA
14 5 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.69%) QA
2 18 (0.95%) SLA
3 9 (0.47%) EMIR
4 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.21%) MiFID
5 4 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.11%) UCITS
7 2 (0.11%) Basel III
8 1 (0.053%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.053%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.053%) Basel II
8 1 (0.053%) COBIT
System Software
1 190 (10.02%) Active Directory
2 90 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (2.58%) VMware ESX
4 29 (1.53%) vSphere
5 27 (1.42%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
6 18 (0.95%) Firmware
7 16 (0.84%) VMware Server
8 14 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.63%) XenApp
10 11 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (0.47%) NFS
12 8 (0.42%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.11%) XenServer
13 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.11%) UAG
13 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.11%) Samba
13 2 (0.11%) Postfix
13 2 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (2.21%) SCCM
2 28 (1.48%) Puppet
3 22 (1.16%) Nagios
4 21 (1.11%) WSUS
5 16 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (0.74%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.63%) SCOM
8 11 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
9 10 (0.53%) Backup Exec
10 9 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
10 9 (0.47%) AirWatch
11 8 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
11 8 (0.42%) CFEngine
12 7 (0.37%) HP SIM
12 7 (0.37%) SnapMirror
12 7 (0.37%) SnapVault
13 5 (0.26%) Control-M
13 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.21%) Cacti
14 4 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 328 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 207 (10.91%) Oracle
3 154 (8.12%) VMware
4 128 (6.75%) Cisco
5 94 (4.96%) Bloomberg
6 85 (4.48%) HP
7 74 (3.90%) Citrix
8 52 (2.74%) Reuters
9 47 (2.48%) Red Hat
10 45 (2.37%) NetApp
11 43 (2.27%) Sybase
12 41 (2.16%) CheckPoint
13 28 (1.48%) SolarWinds
14 27 (1.42%) Atlassian
15 26 (1.37%) Tableau
16 25 (1.32%) Juniper
16 25 (1.32%) SAP
17 20 (1.05%) Splunk
18 19 (1.00%) Symantec
19 18 (0.95%) Sophis
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Bloomberg Careers
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Bloomberg Careers
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Bloomberg Careers
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Bloomberg Careers
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £200000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-85k base + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 33k-35k base + attr
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £700000000 - £900000000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £700000000 - £900000000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago