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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 190 155 182
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +27
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 670 924 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.73% 2.10% 1.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.77% 4.38% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 595 798 722
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +55.55%
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
17789 21107 21236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.02% 47.97% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15063 17357 17152
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Hedge funds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +30 132 £82,500 +22.22% 25
Mayfair -2 5 £85,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £67,500 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Hedge funds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 868 (55.25%) Finance
2 611 (38.89%) Degree
3 527 (33.55%) C#
4 523 (33.29%) SQL
5 437 (27.82%) Python
6 422 (26.86%) Computer Science
7 406 (25.84%) SQL Server
8 360 (22.92%) .NET
9 350 (22.28%) C++
10 344 (21.90%) Windows
11 335 (21.32%) Linux
12 331 (21.07%) Java
13 326 (20.75%) Front Office
14 293 (18.65%) Software Engineering
15 256 (16.30%) OO
16 245 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
17 237 (15.09%) Unix
18 226 (14.39%) WPF
19 221 (14.07%) WCF
20 196 (12.48%) Asset Management
21 195 (12.41%) Multithreading
22 178 (11.33%) Microsoft
23 170 (10.82%) JavaScript
24 167 (10.63%) Back Office
25 163 (10.38%) Mathematics
26 161 (10.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 151 (9.61%) TDD
28 150 (9.55%) Equities
29 139 (8.85%) Algorithms
30 135 (8.59%) Active Directory

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 65 (4.14%) MS Exchange
2 27 (1.72%) IIS
3 23 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (1.02%) SharePoint
6 14 (0.89%) Apache
7 11 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.51%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.45%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.25%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.19%) IPython
12 3 (0.19%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.13%) Jetty
13 2 (0.13%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.13%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.064%) Confluence
14 1 (0.064%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 99 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.29%) MS Office
3 13 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.51%) S-PLUS
6 6 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.19%) GNU Octave
7 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.13%) Maple
8 2 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (0.95%) Salerio
2 14 (0.89%) Beauchamp
2 14 (0.89%) thinkFolio
3 12 (0.76%) Front Arena
4 11 (0.70%) Markit EDM
5 7 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.45%) Tradar
6 6 (0.38%) Endur
7 5 (0.32%) PORTIA
8 4 (0.25%) LatentZero
9 3 (0.19%) Advent Moxy
9 3 (0.19%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 3 (0.19%) Decalog
9 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.19%) Hi Portfolio
9 3 (0.19%) HiInvest
9 3 (0.19%) LongView
9 3 (0.19%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.46%) GitHub
2 11 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.64%) Office 365
4 9 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.064%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.064%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.064%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.064%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.064%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.064%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.50%) Multicast
2 53 (3.37%) TCP/IP
3 51 (3.25%) SAN
4 49 (3.12%) DNS
5 36 (2.29%) DHCP
6 31 (1.97%) HTTP
7 29 (1.85%) Firewall
8 28 (1.78%) WAN
9 26 (1.65%) LAN
10 24 (1.53%) Ethernet
11 21 (1.34%) MPLS
11 21 (1.34%) SDH
11 21 (1.34%) SONET
12 13 (0.83%) BGP
13 12 (0.76%) OSPF
14 11 (0.70%) NAS
14 11 (0.70%) VPN
15 10 (0.64%) NetScaler
15 10 (0.64%) Network Security
15 10 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (25.84%) SQL Server
2 89 (5.67%) Relational Database
3 50 (3.18%) Data Mining
3 50 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (2.16%) RDBMS
6 30 (1.91%) Redis
7 28 (1.78%) NoSQL
8 22 (1.40%) Big Data
9 19 (1.21%) Oracle Database
10 18 (1.15%) MongoDB
10 18 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (1.08%) MySQL
12 16 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (0.76%) KDB
13 12 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (0.64%) Hadoop
14 10 (0.64%) Hazelcast
15 7 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 43 (2.74%) Subversion
2 33 (2.10%) Git (software)
3 31 (1.97%) JIRA
4 30 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (1.46%) Visual Studio
6 22 (1.40%) TeamCity
7 18 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
8 17 (1.08%) MSTest
9 14 (0.89%) NUnit
10 11 (0.70%) Moq
11 10 (0.64%) JUnit
12 9 (0.57%) Plastic SCM
13 8 (0.51%) Ant
13 8 (0.51%) GCC
13 8 (0.51%) Jenkins
13 8 (0.51%) Maven
13 8 (0.51%) Redmine
14 7 (0.45%) Grunt
15 6 (0.38%) Selenium
16 5 (0.32%) Cucumber
General
1 868 (55.25%) Finance
2 326 (20.75%) Front Office
3 167 (10.63%) Back Office
4 124 (7.89%) Banking
5 52 (3.31%) Financial Institution
6 50 (3.18%) Investment Banking
7 28 (1.78%) Games
8 27 (1.72%) Marketing
9 23 (1.46%) Telecoms
10 13 (0.83%) Retail
11 9 (0.57%) French Language
12 8 (0.51%) German Language
13 7 (0.45%) Billing
13 7 (0.45%) Electronics
13 7 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.38%) Law
14 6 (0.38%) Publishing
15 5 (0.32%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.19%) Legal
16 3 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 920 (58.56%) Developer
2 401 (25.53%) C# Developer
3 192 (12.22%) .NET Developer
4 183 (11.65%) Analyst
5 175 (11.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 170 (10.82%) Java Developer
7 156 (9.93%) C++ Developer
8 152 (9.68%) Python Developer
9 131 (8.34%) Quantitative Developer
10 123 (7.83%) SQL Developer
11 112 (7.13%) Senior Developer
12 85 (5.41%) Software Engineer
13 84 (5.35%) Junior
14 81 (5.16%) Support Engineer
15 72 (4.58%) Programmer
16 67 (4.26%) Graduate
17 66 (4.20%) Support Analyst
18 65 (4.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 63 (4.01%) WPF Developer
20 62 (3.95%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (22.92%) .NET
2 226 (14.39%) WPF
3 221 (14.07%) WCF
4 118 (7.51%) AngularJS
5 100 (6.37%) HTML
6 79 (5.03%) ASP.NET
7 61 (3.88%) LINQ
8 58 (3.69%) Web Services
9 54 (3.44%) jQuery
10 49 (3.12%) J2SE
11 48 (3.06%) FIX Protocol
11 48 (3.06%) Swing
12 47 (2.99%) HTML5
13 40 (2.55%) JMS
13 40 (2.55%) XML
14 39 (2.48%) CSS
14 39 (2.48%) SOAP
15 38 (2.42%) .NET Framework
16 36 (2.29%) REST
17 33 (2.10%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 422 (26.86%) Computer Science
2 163 (10.38%) Mathematics
3 161 (10.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 150 (9.55%) Equities
5 139 (8.85%) Algorithms
6 134 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
7 107 (6.81%) Derivative
8 103 (6.56%) Fixed Income
9 71 (4.52%) Data Structures
10 64 (4.07%) Statistics
11 55 (3.50%) Fintech
12 42 (2.67%) Visualisation
13 33 (2.10%) Physics
14 30 (1.91%) Blackberry
15 26 (1.65%) Data Centre
16 24 (1.53%) Client/Server
17 19 (1.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 19 (1.21%) Management Information System
18 18 (1.15%) CUDA
19 17 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 344 (21.90%) Windows
2 335 (21.32%) Linux
3 237 (15.09%) Unix
4 77 (4.90%) Windows Server
5 63 (4.01%) Windows 7
6 33 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (1.40%) Android
10 17 (1.08%) Apple iOS
10 17 (1.08%) CentOS
10 17 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (1.02%) Ubuntu
12 15 (0.95%) Solaris
13 13 (0.83%) Windows 10
13 13 (0.83%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.76%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.19%) Debian
16 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (18.65%) Software Engineering
2 256 (16.30%) OO
3 245 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
4 196 (12.48%) Asset Management
5 195 (12.41%) Multithreading
6 151 (9.61%) TDD
7 133 (8.47%) Low Latency
8 118 (7.51%) Investment Management
9 87 (5.54%) Analytics
10 82 (5.22%) Risk Management
11 79 (5.03%) OOP
12 77 (4.90%) Algorithmic Trading
13 74 (4.71%) MVC
14 71 (4.52%) High-Frequency Trading
15 70 (4.46%) OOD
15 70 (4.46%) Systematic Trading
16 69 (4.39%) Electronic Trading
17 63 (4.01%) Performance Tuning
17 63 (4.01%) Project Management
18 58 (3.69%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 527 (33.55%) C#
2 523 (33.29%) SQL
3 437 (27.82%) Python
4 350 (22.28%) C++
5 331 (21.07%) Java
6 170 (10.82%) JavaScript
7 106 (6.75%) Perl
8 87 (5.54%) PowerShell
9 85 (5.41%) T-SQL
10 73 (4.65%) C
11 69 (4.39%) VBA
12 52 (3.31%) Bash Shell
13 45 (2.86%) MATLAB
14 35 (2.23%) F#
14 35 (2.23%) Ruby
15 33 (2.10%) XPath
16 27 (1.72%) Shell Script
17 25 (1.59%) Scala
18 23 (1.46%) PL/SQL
18 23 (1.46%) R
Qualifications
1 611 (38.89%) Degree
2 41 (2.61%) PhD
3 22 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (0.95%) CCNA
5 14 (0.89%) Brainbench
5 14 (0.89%) RHCE
6 10 (0.64%) CCNP
6 10 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.57%) MCP
7 9 (0.57%) MCSE
8 7 (0.45%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.25%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.25%) MCSA
9 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.25%) VCP5
9 4 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.19%) CISSP
10 3 (0.19%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (1.97%) QA
2 16 (1.02%) SLA
3 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.38%) MiFID
4 4 (0.25%) EMIR
5 2 (0.13%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.064%) COBIT
6 1 (0.064%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 135 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 79 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.21%) VMware ESX
4 12 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.64%) NFS
5 10 (0.64%) vSphere
5 10 (0.64%) XenApp
6 9 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.38%) Docker
8 6 (0.38%) MetaFrame
9 5 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.25%) Samba
11 3 (0.19%) Postfix
11 3 (0.19%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.13%) HDFS
12 2 (0.13%) LXC
13 1 (0.064%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 47 (2.99%) Puppet
2 25 (1.59%) Nagios
3 16 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.95%) SCCM
5 14 (0.89%) logstash
6 13 (0.83%) Ansible
7 5 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.32%) WSUS
8 4 (0.25%) Cobbler
8 4 (0.25%) Icinga
8 4 (0.25%) Perfmon
8 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (0.25%) SCOM
8 4 (0.25%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.19%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.19%) Control-M
9 3 (0.19%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.064%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.064%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 178 (11.33%) Microsoft
2 132 (8.40%) Oracle
3 99 (6.30%) VMware
4 54 (3.44%) Bloomberg
5 53 (3.37%) Cisco
6 45 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 40 (2.55%) Sybase
8 39 (2.48%) Citrix
9 37 (2.36%) TIBCO
10 24 (1.53%) Calypso
11 23 (1.46%) Charles River
11 23 (1.46%) Murex
11 23 (1.46%) Reuters
12 22 (1.40%) NetApp
13 19 (1.21%) Fidessa
13 19 (1.21%) HP
14 17 (1.08%) Juniper
15 15 (0.95%) CheckPoint
15 15 (0.95%) ServiceNow
16 14 (0.89%) SimCorp
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £73000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + benefit and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago