The first 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 24 July 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 166 160 91
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -69
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 874 798 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.80% 1.80% 2.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.85% 4.63% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 757 620 1241
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -21.34%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18028 17249 20230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.11% 38.96% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14877 14046 17462
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Hedge funds
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +1 214 £57,500 -4.16% 40
Mayfair -2 5 £55,000 +15.78%
Canary Wharf 0 1 £60,000 -40.00%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1253 (66.30%) Finance
2 714 (37.78%) C#
3 684 (36.19%) SQL
4 542 (28.68%) Windows
5 480 (25.40%) Degree
6 477 (25.24%) Java
7 462 (24.44%) Computer Science
8 448 (23.70%) SQL Server
9 421 (22.28%) C++
10 414 (21.90%) Front Office
11 360 (19.05%) Linux
12 354 (18.73%) .NET
13 350 (18.52%) Microsoft
14 341 (18.04%) Python
15 328 (17.35%) OO
16 295 (15.61%) Banking
17 267 (14.13%) Active Directory
18 263 (13.92%) WPF
19 248 (13.12%) UNIX
20 244 (12.91%) Investment Management
21 227 (12.01%) Multithreading
22 225 (11.90%) Oracle
23 219 (11.59%) Asset Management
24 216 (11.43%) Derivative
25 200 (10.58%) Software Engineering
26 196 (10.37%) Perl
27 194 (10.26%) VMware
28 193 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
29 190 (10.05%) Algorithmic Trading
30 184 (9.74%) Equities

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 158 (8.36%) MS Exchange
2 113 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 40 (2.12%) SharePoint
5 33 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 21 (1.11%) IIS
7 16 (0.85%) Apache
7 16 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (0.63%) Lync
9 10 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.53%) Node.js
10 8 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
10 8 (0.42%) TIBCO EMS
11 7 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (0.37%) GemFire
11 7 (0.37%) MTS
11 7 (0.37%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.26%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.21%) SAS
14 2 (0.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 184 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 102 (5.40%) MS Office
3 15 (0.79%) S-PLUS
4 10 (0.53%) Stata
4 10 (0.53%) SPSS
5 6 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.32%) MS Project
5 6 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.11%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.06%) Front Arena
2 15 (0.79%) LatentZero
3 14 (0.74%) Advent Geneva
4 13 (0.69%) Markit EDM
5 11 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.42%) Eikon
7 4 (0.21%) PORTIA
8 3 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.16%) Beauchamp
8 3 (0.16%) Monis
8 3 (0.16%) SunGard APT
8 3 (0.16%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
8 3 (0.16%) FastVal
8 3 (0.16%) HiInvest
8 3 (0.16%) HiPerformance
8 3 (0.16%) Decalog
8 3 (0.16%) LongView
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.053%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.90%) GitHub
2 11 (0.58%) SaaS
3 8 (0.42%) Office 365
4 3 (0.16%) IaaS
5 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.053%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.053%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.053%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 116 (6.14%) Firewall
3 96 (5.08%) DNS
4 75 (3.97%) DHCP
5 65 (3.44%) LAN
6 63 (3.33%) SAN
7 61 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
8 60 (3.17%) WAN
9 44 (2.33%) Network Security
10 39 (2.06%) VPN
11 35 (1.85%) iSCSI
12 28 (1.48%) BGP
13 27 (1.43%) FTP
13 27 (1.43%) VoIP
14 18 (0.95%) LDAP
15 16 (0.85%) Multicast
16 14 (0.74%) Kerberos
16 14 (0.74%) NAS
17 13 (0.69%) RIP
17 13 (0.69%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 448 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 116 (6.14%) Relational Database
3 103 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 87 (4.60%) Big Data
6 67 (3.54%) RDBMS
7 52 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (2.17%) Oracle Database
10 40 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
11 30 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (1.43%) MongoDB
13 21 (1.11%) Hadoop
14 20 (1.06%) KDB
15 18 (0.95%) Redis
15 18 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (0.85%) OLAP
17 14 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
18 13 (0.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 52 (2.75%) NUnit
2 34 (1.80%) Git (software)
3 33 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (1.53%) Maven
5 23 (1.22%) JUnit
5 23 (1.22%) Visual Studio
6 21 (1.11%) JIRA
7 20 (1.06%) Subversion
8 15 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (0.69%) ReSharper
9 13 (0.69%) Jenkins
10 12 (0.63%) Hudson
11 10 (0.53%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.53%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.42%) CruiseControl
13 6 (0.32%) MSBuild
13 6 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 5 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (0.21%) IntelliJ
15 4 (0.21%) Apache Ivy
General
1 1253 (66.30%) Finance
2 414 (21.90%) Front Office
3 295 (15.61%) Banking
4 164 (8.68%) Back Office
5 148 (7.83%) Investment Banking
6 100 (5.29%) Financial Institution
7 63 (3.33%) Games
8 29 (1.53%) Law
9 25 (1.32%) General Ledger
10 21 (1.11%) Telecoms
11 18 (0.95%) Legal
12 14 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
13 10 (0.53%) Marketing
14 8 (0.42%) International Banking
15 5 (0.26%) Retail
16 4 (0.21%) Advertising
17 2 (0.11%) Publishing
18 1 (0.053%) German Language
18 1 (0.053%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 917 (48.52%) Developer
2 365 (19.31%) C# Developer
3 303 (16.03%) Analyst
4 157 (8.31%) Java Developer
5 153 (8.10%) Software Developer
6 126 (6.67%) C++ Developer
7 125 (6.61%) Senior Developer
8 111 (5.87%) Junior
9 110 (5.82%) Business Analyst
9 110 (5.82%) Support Analyst
10 95 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
11 84 (4.44%) Software Engineer
12 82 (4.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 71 (3.76%) Python Developer
14 69 (3.65%) Applications Support
15 62 (3.28%) Support Engineer
16 56 (2.96%) Network Engineer
17 55 (2.91%) Junior Developer
18 51 (2.70%) Graduate
19 50 (2.65%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (18.73%) .NET
2 263 (13.92%) WPF
3 152 (8.04%) WCF
4 127 (6.72%) ASP.NET
5 93 (4.92%) WinForms
6 67 (3.54%) HTML
7 61 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 60 (3.17%) STL
9 56 (2.96%) Web Services
10 55 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (2.38%) XML
12 42 (2.22%) .NET Framework
13 38 (2.01%) HTML5
14 36 (1.90%) LINQ
15 29 (1.53%) AngularJS
16 28 (1.48%) Rendezvous
17 27 (1.43%) Spring
18 25 (1.32%) SciPy
18 25 (1.32%) NumPy
18 25 (1.32%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 462 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 216 (11.43%) Derivative
3 184 (9.74%) Equities
4 177 (9.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 157 (8.31%) Fixed Income
6 140 (7.41%) Mathematics
7 97 (5.13%) Equity Derivative
8 86 (4.55%) Blackberry
9 63 (3.33%) Open Source
10 58 (3.07%) Physics
11 49 (2.59%) Credit Risk
12 46 (2.43%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 42 (2.22%) Statistics
13 42 (2.22%) Credit Derivative
14 41 (2.17%) Management Information System
15 40 (2.12%) N-Tier
16 39 (2.06%) Visualisation
17 37 (1.96%) Clustering
18 34 (1.80%) Grid Computing
19 29 (1.53%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 542 (28.68%) Windows
2 360 (19.05%) Linux
3 248 (13.12%) UNIX
4 193 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 117 (6.19%) Windows 7
6 86 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 72 (3.81%) Windows XP
8 50 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (2.38%) Solaris
10 35 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (1.32%) Android
12 16 (0.85%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.74%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.63%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.58%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.48%) Debian
17 6 (0.32%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.32%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.26%) CentOS
18 5 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (17.35%) OO
2 244 (12.91%) Investment Management
3 227 (12.01%) Multithreading
4 219 (11.59%) Asset Management
5 200 (10.58%) Software Engineering
6 190 (10.05%) Algorithmic Trading
7 177 (9.37%) Agile Software Development
8 176 (9.31%) TDD
9 166 (8.78%) Low Latency
10 154 (8.15%) Risk Management
11 138 (7.30%) Project Management
12 101 (5.34%) Analytics
13 93 (4.92%) MVC
14 82 (4.34%) Business Analysis
15 79 (4.18%) Portfolio Management
16 72 (3.81%) Scrum
17 59 (3.12%) Unit Testing
18 56 (2.96%) Data Analysis
19 55 (2.91%) Performance Tuning
20 53 (2.80%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 714 (37.78%) C#
2 684 (36.19%) SQL
3 477 (25.24%) Java
4 421 (22.28%) C++
5 341 (18.04%) Python
6 196 (10.37%) Perl
7 169 (8.94%) PowerShell
8 146 (7.72%) F#
9 112 (5.93%) T-SQL
10 100 (5.29%) VBA
11 89 (4.71%) JavaScript
12 64 (3.39%) C
13 55 (2.91%) PL/SQL
14 48 (2.54%) Bash Shell
15 45 (2.38%) R
16 35 (1.85%) Scala
17 33 (1.75%) Ruby
18 31 (1.64%) Shell Script
19 26 (1.38%) MATLAB
20 23 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 480 (25.40%) Degree
2 67 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (3.02%) PhD
4 46 (2.43%) CFA
4 46 (2.43%) CCNA
5 45 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (1.64%) MCSE
7 29 (1.53%) CCNP
8 24 (1.27%) MCITP
9 14 (0.74%) CCSA
10 12 (0.63%) CISSP
10 12 (0.63%) MCSA
11 11 (0.58%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.48%) PMP
12 9 (0.48%) RHCE
13 8 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.42%) CCIE
14 6 (0.32%) CCSE
15 5 (0.26%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.28%) QA
2 33 (1.75%) SLA
3 20 (1.06%) EMIR
4 16 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
5 15 (0.79%) UCITS
6 6 (0.32%) MiFID
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 267 (14.13%) Active Directory
2 139 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (2.96%) VMware ESX
4 39 (2.06%) Hyper-V
5 36 (1.90%) XenApp
6 32 (1.69%) vSphere
7 24 (1.27%) XenServer
8 23 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
9 16 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (0.63%) NFS
10 12 (0.63%) XenDesktop
10 12 (0.63%) Postfix
10 12 (0.63%) Xen
11 9 (0.48%) KVM
12 8 (0.42%) MetaFrame
13 7 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (0.32%) Samba
15 4 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.16%) vCloud
17 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 48 (2.54%) Puppet
2 43 (2.28%) NetBackup
3 42 (2.22%) Nagios
4 33 (1.75%) SCCM
5 15 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (0.74%) SCOM
6 14 (0.74%) WSUS
7 11 (0.58%) Backup Exec
8 10 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.53%) Salt
9 7 (0.37%) HP SIM
9 7 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (0.32%) Cacti
10 6 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 1 (0.053%) Ansible
13 1 (0.053%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 1 (0.053%) WMI
Vendors
1 350 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 225 (11.90%) Oracle
3 194 (10.26%) VMware
4 176 (9.31%) Bloomberg
5 170 (8.99%) Cisco
6 90 (4.76%) Citrix
7 74 (3.92%) HP
8 72 (3.81%) NetApp
9 68 (3.60%) Reuters
10 57 (3.02%) CheckPoint
11 54 (2.86%) Sybase
12 39 (2.06%) Juniper
13 35 (1.85%) SunGard
13 35 (1.85%) Symantec
14 34 (1.80%) TIBCO
15 32 (1.69%) Red Hat
16 24 (1.27%) EMC
17 23 (1.22%) Fidessa
18 22 (1.16%) Calypso
19 19 (1.01%) thinkFolio
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum £150k+ OTE
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + uncapped OTE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago