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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 137 146 137
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 986 1037 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.20% 2.09% 2.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.97% 4.50% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 833 845 724
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,850
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
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
19851 23029 20394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.34% 46.51% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16177 18552 16640
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +5 210 £60,000 -10.44% 56
Mayfair -6 8 £45,000 -43.75%
Wimbledon - 1 £60,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1149 (64.55%) Finance
2 692 (38.88%) SQL
3 579 (32.53%) C#
4 560 (31.46%) Windows
5 517 (29.04%) Degree
6 467 (26.24%) SQL Server
7 431 (24.21%) .NET
8 426 (23.93%) Computer Science
9 355 (19.94%) Agile Software Development
10 303 (17.02%) Linux
11 298 (16.74%) Microsoft
12 296 (16.63%) Java
13 282 (15.84%) JavaScript
14 281 (15.79%) Python
15 266 (14.94%) Banking
16 263 (14.78%) Front Office
17 250 (14.04%) C++
18 234 (13.15%) OO
19 232 (13.03%) Asset Management
20 226 (12.70%) Active Directory
21 207 (11.63%) UNIX
22 199 (11.18%) TDD
23 188 (10.56%) Perl
24 187 (10.51%) ASP.NET
25 186 (10.45%) Software Engineering
26 179 (10.06%) PowerShell
27 176 (9.89%) VMware
28 174 (9.78%) Derivative
29 171 (9.61%) MVC
29 171 (9.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 124 (6.97%) MS Exchange
2 63 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 40 (2.25%) SharePoint
5 35 (1.97%) IIS
6 31 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 16 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (0.45%) JBoss
11 7 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.34%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.28%) Drupal
13 5 (0.28%) Lync
13 5 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.28%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.22%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.22%) Node.js
14 4 (0.22%) Confluence
14 4 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 162 (9.10%) MS Excel
2 145 (8.15%) MS Office
3 16 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.62%) MS Project
5 9 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.22%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.12%) Advent Geneva
2 17 (0.96%) thinkFolio
3 13 (0.73%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 11 (0.62%) Markit EDM
5 10 (0.56%) Endur
6 9 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.45%) ION MarketView
8 7 (0.39%) LatentZero
9 6 (0.34%) SimCorp Dimension
9 6 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.28%) RMDS
10 5 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (0.17%) Advent Moxy
12 2 (0.11%) Investran
12 2 (0.11%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
12 2 (0.11%) HiInvest
12 2 (0.11%) HiPerformance
12 2 (0.11%) Decalog
12 2 (0.11%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.96%) SaaS
3 17 (0.96%) Mimecast
4 12 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.11%) PaaS
8 2 (0.11%) IaaS
9 1 (0.056%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 150 (8.43%) Firewall
2 108 (6.07%) WAN
3 102 (5.73%) LAN
4 82 (4.61%) TCP/IP
5 80 (4.49%) DNS
6 73 (4.10%) VPN
7 59 (3.31%) Network Security
8 53 (2.98%) SAN
9 48 (2.70%) DHCP
10 26 (1.46%) BGP
11 24 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (1.35%) Multicast
12 23 (1.29%) Internet
13 19 (1.07%) EIGRP
14 18 (1.01%) OSPF
15 16 (0.90%) VoIP
16 15 (0.84%) VLAN
16 15 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (0.73%) Junos
18 12 (0.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 467 (26.24%) SQL Server
2 123 (6.91%) Relational Database
3 64 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 56 (3.15%) RDBMS
7 50 (2.81%) MySQL
8 45 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 43 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 34 (1.91%) MongoDB
11 33 (1.85%) NoSQL
11 33 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (1.07%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (0.96%) QlikView
15 16 (0.90%) Big Data
15 16 (0.90%) OLAP
16 12 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
17 11 (0.62%) OLAP Cube
18 10 (0.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 51 (2.87%) Git (software)
2 43 (2.42%) Visual Studio
3 31 (1.74%) SpecFlow
4 27 (1.52%) NUnit
5 21 (1.18%) Subversion
6 19 (1.07%) JIRA
6 19 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (1.07%) Cucumber
7 18 (1.01%) Mercurial
8 15 (0.84%) FitNesse
9 14 (0.79%) Selenium
10 13 (0.73%) GCC
10 13 (0.73%) CppUnit
10 13 (0.73%) GoogleTest
11 12 (0.67%) Maven
12 10 (0.56%) MSI
13 6 (0.34%) InstallShield
13 6 (0.34%) AdminStudio
13 6 (0.34%) Jenkins
13 6 (0.34%) WinDbg
General
1 1149 (64.55%) Finance
2 266 (14.94%) Banking
3 263 (14.78%) Front Office
4 158 (8.88%) Financial Institution
5 156 (8.76%) Investment Banking
6 106 (5.96%) Back Office
7 45 (2.53%) Law
8 40 (2.25%) Telecoms
9 30 (1.69%) Legal
10 23 (1.29%) Retail
11 18 (1.01%) Marketing
12 16 (0.90%) Games
13 15 (0.84%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.11%) French Language
14 2 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.056%) Billing
15 1 (0.056%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.056%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.056%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 677 (38.03%) Developer
2 287 (16.12%) Analyst
3 274 (15.39%) C# Developer
4 167 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 149 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 142 (7.98%) Applications Support
7 128 (7.19%) .NET Developer
8 103 (5.79%) Junior
9 97 (5.45%) Graduate
10 90 (5.06%) Network Engineer
10 90 (5.06%) Senior Developer
11 87 (4.89%) C++ Developer
11 87 (4.89%) Java Developer
12 79 (4.44%) Consultant
13 72 (4.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 70 (3.93%) Support Engineer
15 69 (3.88%) Applications Support Analyst
16 63 (3.54%) Python Developer
17 60 (3.37%) DBA
18 58 (3.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (24.21%) .NET
2 187 (10.51%) ASP.NET
3 153 (8.60%) HTML
4 148 (8.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 112 (6.29%) WPF
6 110 (6.18%) AngularJS
7 107 (6.01%) WCF
8 98 (5.51%) CSS
9 89 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
10 83 (4.66%) .NET Framework
11 71 (3.99%) HTML5
12 63 (3.54%) WinForms
13 61 (3.43%) XML
14 60 (3.37%) jQuery
15 59 (3.31%) Web Services
16 50 (2.81%) Middleware
17 44 (2.47%) Pandas
18 41 (2.30%) Spring
19 38 (2.13%) NumPy
20 37 (2.08%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 426 (23.93%) Computer Science
2 174 (9.78%) Derivative
3 171 (9.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 142 (7.98%) Equities
5 119 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
6 111 (6.24%) Fixed Income
7 90 (5.06%) Mathematics
8 68 (3.82%) Management Information System
9 66 (3.71%) Open Source
10 60 (3.37%) Blackberry
11 56 (3.15%) Algorithms
12 52 (2.92%) Data Structures
13 49 (2.75%) Physics
14 40 (2.25%) Visualisation
15 28 (1.57%) Equity Derivative
15 28 (1.57%) Grid Computing
16 26 (1.46%) Replication
16 26 (1.46%) User Experience
17 24 (1.35%) N-Tier
18 21 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 560 (31.46%) Windows
2 303 (17.02%) Linux
3 207 (11.63%) UNIX
4 128 (7.19%) Windows 7
5 121 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (2.13%) Solaris
8 38 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (2.02%) Windows 8
10 34 (1.91%) Android
11 29 (1.63%) Windows XP
12 28 (1.57%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.39%) CentOS
14 4 (0.22%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.17%) SUSE
16 2 (0.11%) Debian
16 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (19.94%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (13.15%) OO
3 232 (13.03%) Asset Management
4 199 (11.18%) TDD
5 186 (10.45%) Software Engineering
6 171 (9.61%) MVC
7 164 (9.21%) Investment Management
8 158 (8.88%) Multithreading
9 135 (7.58%) Low Latency
10 119 (6.69%) BDD
11 101 (5.67%) Scrum
12 85 (4.78%) Information Security
13 81 (4.55%) Risk Management
14 80 (4.49%) Electronic Trading
15 76 (4.27%) Analytics
16 75 (4.21%) OOD
17 74 (4.16%) ITIL
17 74 (4.16%) Mentoring
18 66 (3.71%) Continuous Integration
19 65 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 692 (38.88%) SQL
2 579 (32.53%) C#
3 296 (16.63%) Java
4 282 (15.84%) JavaScript
5 281 (15.79%) Python
6 250 (14.04%) C++
7 188 (10.56%) Perl
8 179 (10.06%) PowerShell
9 81 (4.55%) VBA
10 59 (3.31%) T-SQL
11 50 (2.81%) Bash Shell
12 25 (1.40%) VB.NET
13 23 (1.29%) Shell Script
14 21 (1.18%) Scala
15 20 (1.12%) MATLAB
15 20 (1.12%) C
16 16 (0.90%) Ruby
17 15 (0.84%) F#
18 14 (0.79%) Objective-C
19 12 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 517 (29.04%) Degree
2 101 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (4.16%) CCNA
4 69 (3.88%) PhD
5 33 (1.85%) CCNP
6 30 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (1.46%) CCSA
8 23 (1.29%) MCSE
9 20 (1.12%) CISSP
10 16 (0.90%) CCSE
11 14 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (0.79%) CSSLP
12 13 (0.73%) CCIE
13 11 (0.62%) Brainbench
14 8 (0.45%) MCITP
15 7 (0.39%) MCSA
15 7 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 6 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.34%) CISM
17 5 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (2.98%) QA
2 35 (1.97%) SLA
3 7 (0.39%) EMIR
3 7 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) Basel III
7 2 (0.11%) COBIT
7 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.11%) UCITS
8 1 (0.056%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.056%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.056%) MiFID
System Software
1 226 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 114 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.36%) vSphere
4 41 (2.30%) VMware ESX
5 31 (1.74%) XenApp
6 29 (1.63%) Hyper-V
7 27 (1.52%) VMware Server
8 17 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
8 17 (0.96%) Firmware
9 15 (0.84%) XenDesktop
10 13 (0.73%) NFS
11 12 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (0.45%) MetaFrame
14 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.11%) Xen
16 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
16 2 (0.11%) XenServer
17 1 (0.056%) iptables
Systems Management
1 49 (2.75%) SCCM
2 21 (1.18%) Nagios
3 19 (1.07%) Puppet
4 15 (0.84%) NetBackup
5 11 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
6 10 (0.56%) WSUS
7 9 (0.51%) Backup Exec
7 9 (0.51%) SCOM
7 9 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
7 9 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.45%) Cacti
9 5 (0.28%) HP SIM
9 5 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.17%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.17%) yum
10 3 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.17%) Control-M
11 2 (0.11%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 298 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 176 (9.89%) VMware
3 153 (8.60%) Oracle
4 141 (7.92%) Cisco
5 91 (5.11%) Citrix
6 89 (5.00%) Bloomberg
7 65 (3.65%) HP
8 55 (3.09%) Reuters
9 54 (3.03%) NetApp
10 51 (2.87%) CheckPoint
11 32 (1.80%) Red Hat
11 32 (1.80%) Sybase
12 25 (1.40%) Symantec
12 25 (1.40%) Advent
12 25 (1.40%) Tableau
13 23 (1.29%) SolarWinds
14 20 (1.12%) Charles River
14 20 (1.12%) IBM
15 19 (1.07%) SAP
16 18 (1.01%) Juniper
London
Thebes IT Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonuses, Benefits and C
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonuses, Benefits and C
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £500 - £800 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Great Bonus and Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday