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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 146 140 130
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 854 891 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.07% 2.07% 2.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.75% 4.48% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 722 706 698
Average salary £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £94,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
17982 19880 18744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.56% 46.24% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14682 15807 15325
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -8 200 £60,000 -4.00% 60
Mayfair -11 5 £45,000 -40.00%
Wimbledon - 2 £60,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1137 (65.31%) Finance
2 656 (37.68%) SQL
3 604 (34.69%) C#
4 511 (29.35%) Windows
5 474 (27.23%) Degree
6 433 (24.87%) .NET
7 408 (23.43%) SQL Server
8 388 (22.29%) Computer Science
9 362 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
10 298 (17.12%) Java
11 296 (17.00%) Linux
12 291 (16.71%) C++
12 291 (16.71%) Microsoft
13 286 (16.43%) Banking
14 285 (16.37%) Python
15 276 (15.85%) JavaScript
16 251 (14.42%) OO
17 243 (13.96%) Front Office
18 239 (13.73%) Active Directory
19 210 (12.06%) TDD
20 208 (11.95%) UNIX
21 204 (11.72%) ASP.NET
22 195 (11.20%) Asset Management
23 190 (10.91%) Derivative
24 188 (10.80%) Software Engineering
25 186 (10.68%) MVC
26 171 (9.82%) Financial Institution
27 170 (9.76%) VMware
27 170 (9.76%) Investment Management
28 169 (9.71%) HTML

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 134 (7.70%) MS Exchange
2 80 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 34 (1.95%) IIS
6 33 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 20 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (0.98%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (0.57%) JBoss
10 10 (0.57%) Lync
11 8 (0.46%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.40%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (0.34%) Node.js
14 5 (0.29%) Apache
14 5 (0.29%) Apache Spark
15 4 (0.23%) Tornado
15 4 (0.23%) Confluence
15 4 (0.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 162 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 143 (8.21%) MS Office
3 19 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (0.52%) MS Project
6 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.17%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.11%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.11%) Stata
7 2 (0.11%) SPSS
8 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (1.26%) Advent Geneva
2 20 (1.15%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 12 (0.69%) thinkFolio
4 9 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.46%) Markit EDM
6 7 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.40%) ION MarketView
7 6 (0.34%) RMDS
8 5 (0.29%) Endur
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.23%) Advent Moxy
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.11%) LatentZero
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.11%) assyst
11 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.11%) Beauchamp
11 2 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
12 1 (0.057%) Eagle PACE
12 1 (0.057%) Investran
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (0.98%) SaaS
3 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.29%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.17%) IaaS
6 2 (0.11%) PaaS
7 1 (0.057%) Office 365
7 1 (0.057%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 120 (6.89%) Firewall
2 99 (5.69%) DNS
2 99 (5.69%) WAN
3 90 (5.17%) LAN
4 79 (4.54%) TCP/IP
4 79 (4.54%) VPN
5 54 (3.10%) DHCP
6 52 (2.99%) SAN
7 33 (1.90%) Network Security
8 31 (1.78%) BGP
8 31 (1.78%) Internet
9 28 (1.61%) Multicast
10 25 (1.44%) EIGRP
11 23 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (1.32%) FTP
12 22 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (1.09%) OSPF
14 18 (1.03%) VoIP
14 18 (1.03%) Wireless
15 14 (0.80%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 408 (23.43%) SQL Server
2 120 (6.89%) Relational Database
3 62 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (2.99%) MySQL
5 50 (2.87%) RDBMS
5 50 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 42 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (1.67%) MongoDB
9 27 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (1.32%) NoSQL
11 17 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (0.92%) QlikView
13 12 (0.69%) Big Data
13 12 (0.69%) Oracle Database
14 11 (0.63%) OLAP
15 9 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (0.46%) InterSystems Cache
16 8 (0.46%) KDB
Development Applications
1 50 (2.87%) Visual Studio
2 42 (2.41%) NUnit
3 41 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 36 (2.07%) SpecFlow
5 30 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 27 (1.55%) Subversion
7 21 (1.21%) FitNesse
7 21 (1.21%) GCC
7 21 (1.21%) Maven
8 20 (1.15%) CppUnit
8 20 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (1.15%) GoogleTest
9 17 (0.98%) Mercurial
10 16 (0.92%) Selenium
11 14 (0.80%) JIRA
12 7 (0.40%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.34%) AdminStudio
13 6 (0.34%) JUnit
13 6 (0.34%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 1137 (65.31%) Finance
2 286 (16.43%) Banking
3 243 (13.96%) Front Office
4 171 (9.82%) Financial Institution
5 160 (9.19%) Investment Banking
6 107 (6.15%) Back Office
7 48 (2.76%) Telecoms
8 47 (2.70%) Law
8 47 (2.70%) Legal
9 17 (0.98%) Marketing
9 17 (0.98%) Retail
10 11 (0.63%) Private Banking
11 6 (0.34%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.11%) Games
13 1 (0.057%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.057%) Electronics
13 1 (0.057%) Advertising
13 1 (0.057%) Publishing
13 1 (0.057%) Billing
Job Titles
1 744 (42.73%) Developer
2 286 (16.43%) C# Developer
3 232 (13.33%) Analyst
4 150 (8.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 124 (7.12%) Support Analyst
6 122 (7.01%) Applications Support
7 119 (6.84%) Junior
8 113 (6.49%) .NET Developer
9 107 (6.15%) C++ Developer
10 95 (5.46%) Java Developer
11 90 (5.17%) Graduate
12 89 (5.11%) Senior Developer
13 73 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 72 (4.14%) Network Engineer
14 72 (4.14%) Support Engineer
15 71 (4.08%) Consultant
16 70 (4.02%) Python Developer
17 58 (3.33%) Junior Developer
18 53 (3.04%) Software Developer
19 52 (2.99%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (24.87%) .NET
2 204 (11.72%) ASP.NET
3 169 (9.71%) HTML
4 156 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 146 (8.39%) WPF
6 105 (6.03%) WCF
7 104 (5.97%) CSS
8 103 (5.92%) AngularJS
9 95 (5.46%) .NET Framework
10 77 (4.42%) HTML5
11 70 (4.02%) FIX Protocol
12 68 (3.91%) WinForms
13 63 (3.62%) jQuery
14 61 (3.50%) Web Services
15 54 (3.10%) XML
16 46 (2.64%) STL
17 45 (2.58%) Spring
18 39 (2.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 39 (2.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 39 (2.24%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 388 (22.29%) Computer Science
2 190 (10.91%) Derivative
3 148 (8.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 140 (8.04%) Equities
5 120 (6.89%) Mathematics
6 119 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
7 109 (6.26%) Fixed Income
8 82 (4.71%) Blackberry
9 78 (4.48%) Open Source
10 74 (4.25%) Algorithms
11 67 (3.85%) Physics
12 52 (2.99%) Management Information System
13 46 (2.64%) Visualisation
14 41 (2.35%) Data Structures
15 30 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
15 30 (1.72%) User Experience
16 26 (1.49%) Grid Computing
17 23 (1.32%) N-Tier
18 20 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
18 20 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 511 (29.35%) Windows
2 296 (17.00%) Linux
3 208 (11.95%) UNIX
4 119 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (6.55%) Windows 7
6 68 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (2.87%) Solaris
8 44 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 42 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 39 (2.24%) Android
11 38 (2.18%) Windows XP
12 36 (2.07%) Windows 8
13 30 (1.72%) Apple iOS
14 14 (0.80%) CentOS
15 4 (0.23%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.23%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.17%) VMS
16 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.17%) SUSE
17 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (14.42%) OO
3 210 (12.06%) TDD
4 195 (11.20%) Asset Management
5 188 (10.80%) Software Engineering
6 186 (10.68%) MVC
7 170 (9.76%) Investment Management
8 151 (8.67%) Multithreading
9 144 (8.27%) Low Latency
10 123 (7.06%) BDD
11 99 (5.69%) Scrum
12 85 (4.88%) Analytics
13 76 (4.37%) Electronic Trading
14 70 (4.02%) Risk Management
15 68 (3.91%) OOD
16 67 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
17 65 (3.73%) ITIL
18 64 (3.68%) Mentoring
19 62 (3.56%) Project Management
20 61 (3.50%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 656 (37.68%) SQL
2 604 (34.69%) C#
3 298 (17.12%) Java
4 291 (16.71%) C++
5 285 (16.37%) Python
6 276 (15.85%) JavaScript
7 148 (8.50%) Perl
8 132 (7.58%) PowerShell
9 83 (4.77%) VBA
10 54 (3.10%) T-SQL
11 52 (2.99%) Bash Shell
12 35 (2.01%) C
13 28 (1.61%) Shell Script
14 27 (1.55%) MATLAB
15 20 (1.15%) VB.NET
16 19 (1.09%) R
17 18 (1.03%) Ruby
18 16 (0.92%) Objective-C
19 14 (0.80%) PHP
20 13 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 474 (27.23%) Degree
2 77 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (3.45%) PhD
4 46 (2.64%) VCP4
5 44 (2.53%) CCNA
6 37 (2.13%) CCNP
7 28 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (1.21%) MCSE
9 17 (0.98%) CCIE
10 16 (0.92%) CSSLP
11 12 (0.69%) CISSP
12 11 (0.63%) MCITP
12 11 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.57%) CCSE
13 10 (0.57%) CISM
13 10 (0.57%) CCSA
14 9 (0.52%) Brainbench
15 5 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.29%) CEH
16 4 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.22%) QA
2 33 (1.90%) SLA
3 7 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.29%) EMIR
6 4 (0.23%) Basel III
7 3 (0.17%) COBIT
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.057%) MiFID
9 1 (0.057%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.057%) UCITS
9 1 (0.057%) CRD IV
System Software
1 239 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 106 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (2.64%) vSphere
4 42 (2.41%) XenApp
5 33 (1.90%) VMware ESX
6 25 (1.44%) Hyper-V
7 21 (1.21%) VMware Server
8 17 (0.98%) XenDesktop
8 17 (0.98%) Firmware
9 14 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
9 14 (0.80%) NFS
10 13 (0.75%) MetaFrame
11 10 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.11%) Xen
15 1 (0.057%) Varnish
15 1 (0.057%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (2.64%) SCCM
2 28 (1.61%) Puppet
3 20 (1.15%) ITRS Geneos
4 18 (1.03%) NetBackup
5 13 (0.75%) Nagios
6 12 (0.69%) Backup Exec
7 11 (0.63%) SCOM
8 9 (0.52%) Tivoli
9 8 (0.46%) Control-M
9 8 (0.46%) Cacti
10 7 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (0.29%) WSUS
11 5 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (0.29%) yum
12 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (0.11%) logstash
13 2 (0.11%) Graylog
Vendors
1 291 (16.71%) Microsoft
2 170 (9.76%) VMware
3 129 (7.41%) Cisco
3 129 (7.41%) Oracle
4 109 (6.26%) Citrix
5 94 (5.40%) Bloomberg
6 76 (4.37%) Reuters
7 53 (3.04%) NetApp
8 46 (2.64%) HP
9 40 (2.30%) CheckPoint
10 36 (2.07%) Red Hat
11 27 (1.55%) Advent
12 26 (1.49%) Avaya
13 25 (1.44%) Sybase
14 22 (1.26%) Symantec
15 21 (1.21%) EMC
15 21 (1.21%) IBM
16 20 (1.15%) Juniper
17 19 (1.09%) Tableau
18 14 (0.80%) Dell
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £47,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Markit Group Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £700000000 - £900000000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £700000000 - £900000000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Hedge fund bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum £55K-£70k neg + package.
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Salary is approx 60-80k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday