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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 165 156 92
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -64
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 858 797 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.78% 1.80% 2.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.81% 4.61% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 742 618 1231
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.45%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17824 17289 20232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.00% 38.98% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14679 14069 17438
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 28 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 28 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 -8 211 £55,000 -8.33% 46
Mayfair -2 5 £55,000 +29.41%
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 28 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 1252 (66.21%) Finance
2 710 (37.55%) C#
3 688 (36.38%) SQL
4 546 (28.87%) Windows
5 481 (25.44%) Degree
6 475 (25.12%) Java
7 460 (24.33%) Computer Science
8 449 (23.74%) SQL Server
9 421 (22.26%) C++
10 408 (21.58%) Front Office
11 362 (19.14%) Linux
12 353 (18.67%) Microsoft
13 352 (18.61%) .NET
14 344 (18.19%) Python
15 327 (17.29%) OO
16 290 (15.34%) Banking
17 268 (14.17%) Active Directory
18 260 (13.75%) WPF
19 251 (13.27%) UNIX
20 245 (12.96%) Investment Management
21 226 (11.95%) Oracle
22 224 (11.85%) Multithreading
23 217 (11.48%) Asset Management
24 209 (11.05%) Derivative
25 200 (10.58%) Software Engineering
26 198 (10.47%) Perl
27 196 (10.36%) VMware
28 195 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
29 187 (9.89%) Algorithmic Trading
29 187 (9.89%) MS Excel

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 161 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 116 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 42 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 34 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 21 (1.11%) IIS
7 17 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (0.85%) Apache
9 13 (0.69%) Lync
10 10 (0.53%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.53%) Node.js
11 9 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (0.42%) TIBCO EMS
12 8 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (0.37%) GemFire
13 7 (0.37%) MTS
13 7 (0.37%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.26%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.21%) SAS
16 2 (0.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 187 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 106 (5.61%) MS Office
3 16 (0.85%) S-PLUS
4 11 (0.58%) SPSS
4 11 (0.58%) Stata
5 7 (0.37%) MS Project
5 7 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.11%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.00%) Front Arena
2 15 (0.79%) LatentZero
3 14 (0.74%) Advent Geneva
4 13 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.69%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.42%) Eikon
6 4 (0.21%) PORTIA
7 3 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
7 3 (0.16%) Beauchamp
7 3 (0.16%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
7 3 (0.16%) HiInvest
7 3 (0.16%) HiPerformance
7 3 (0.16%) Decalog
7 3 (0.16%) LongView
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.11%) SunGard APT
8 2 (0.11%) FastVal
8 2 (0.11%) Monis
9 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
5 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.053%) PaaS
6 1 (0.053%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 119 (6.29%) Firewall
3 98 (5.18%) DNS
4 77 (4.07%) DHCP
5 68 (3.60%) LAN
6 63 (3.33%) WAN
7 62 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
7 62 (3.28%) SAN
8 45 (2.38%) Network Security
9 40 (2.12%) VPN
10 35 (1.85%) iSCSI
11 29 (1.53%) BGP
12 27 (1.43%) FTP
12 27 (1.43%) VoIP
13 18 (0.95%) LDAP
13 18 (0.95%) Multicast
14 15 (0.79%) NAS
15 14 (0.74%) EIGRP
15 14 (0.74%) RIP
15 14 (0.74%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 449 (23.74%) SQL Server
2 116 (6.13%) Relational Database
3 104 (5.50%) 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 42 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 42 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (2.17%) Oracle Database
10 30 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (1.43%) MongoDB
12 21 (1.11%) Hadoop
13 20 (1.06%) KDB
14 18 (0.95%) Redis
14 18 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (0.85%) OLAP
16 14 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (0.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (2.64%) NUnit
2 34 (1.80%) Git (software)
3 32 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (1.53%) Maven
5 23 (1.22%) JUnit
6 22 (1.16%) Visual Studio
7 21 (1.11%) JIRA
8 20 (1.06%) Subversion
9 15 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
10 13 (0.69%) ReSharper
10 13 (0.69%) Jenkins
11 12 (0.63%) Hudson
12 10 (0.53%) Eclipse
12 10 (0.53%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.42%) CruiseControl
14 6 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 6 (0.32%) MSBuild
15 5 (0.26%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 4 (0.21%) IntelliJ
General
1 1252 (66.21%) Finance
2 408 (21.58%) Front Office
3 290 (15.34%) Banking
4 161 (8.51%) Back Office
5 145 (7.67%) Investment Banking
6 101 (5.34%) Financial Institution
7 63 (3.33%) Games
8 29 (1.53%) Law
9 23 (1.22%) General Ledger
10 22 (1.16%) Telecoms
11 18 (0.95%) Legal
12 13 (0.69%) 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
1 915 (48.39%) Developer
2 361 (19.09%) C# Developer
3 298 (15.76%) Analyst
4 157 (8.30%) Java Developer
5 153 (8.09%) Software Developer
6 126 (6.66%) C++ Developer
7 125 (6.61%) Senior Developer
8 111 (5.87%) Junior
9 108 (5.71%) Support Analyst
10 107 (5.66%) Business Analyst
11 94 (4.97%) C# .NET Developer
12 84 (4.44%) Software Engineer
13 83 (4.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 71 (3.75%) Python Developer
15 70 (3.70%) Applications Support
16 62 (3.28%) Support Engineer
17 58 (3.07%) Network Engineer
18 55 (2.91%) Junior Developer
19 50 (2.64%) WPF Developer
20 49 (2.59%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (18.61%) .NET
2 260 (13.75%) WPF
3 151 (7.99%) WCF
4 127 (6.72%) ASP.NET
5 91 (4.81%) WinForms
6 69 (3.65%) 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 40 (2.12%) .NET Framework
13 39 (2.06%) HTML5
14 34 (1.80%) LINQ
15 30 (1.59%) AngularJS
16 28 (1.48%) Rendezvous
16 28 (1.48%) Spring
17 25 (1.32%) SciPy
17 25 (1.32%) NumPy
17 25 (1.32%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 460 (24.33%) Computer Science
2 209 (11.05%) Derivative
3 182 (9.62%) Equities
4 174 (9.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 153 (8.09%) Fixed Income
6 139 (7.35%) Mathematics
7 94 (4.97%) Equity Derivative
8 87 (4.60%) Blackberry
9 63 (3.33%) Open Source
10 57 (3.01%) Physics
11 50 (2.64%) Credit Risk
12 43 (2.27%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 43 (2.27%) Statistics
13 42 (2.22%) Management Information System
14 39 (2.06%) N-Tier
14 39 (2.06%) Credit Derivative
15 38 (2.01%) Visualisation
16 37 (1.96%) Clustering
17 34 (1.80%) Grid Computing
18 27 (1.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 546 (28.87%) Windows
2 362 (19.14%) Linux
3 251 (13.27%) UNIX
4 195 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 116 (6.13%) Windows 7
6 89 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 73 (3.86%) Windows XP
8 53 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (2.38%) Solaris
10 34 (1.80%) 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 8 (0.42%) CentOS
18 7 (0.37%) Windows Vista
19 6 (0.32%) Windows 2000
20 5 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (17.29%) OO
2 245 (12.96%) Investment Management
3 224 (11.85%) Multithreading
4 217 (11.48%) Asset Management
5 200 (10.58%) Software Engineering
6 187 (9.89%) Algorithmic Trading
7 179 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
8 177 (9.36%) TDD
9 168 (8.88%) Low Latency
10 151 (7.99%) Risk Management
11 138 (7.30%) Project Management
12 101 (5.34%) Analytics
13 93 (4.92%) MVC
14 78 (4.12%) Business Analysis
15 77 (4.07%) Portfolio Management
16 72 (3.81%) Scrum
17 60 (3.17%) Unit Testing
18 56 (2.96%) Data Analysis
19 55 (2.91%) Performance Tuning
20 53 (2.80%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 710 (37.55%) C#
2 688 (36.38%) SQL
3 475 (25.12%) Java
4 421 (22.26%) C++
5 344 (18.19%) Python
6 198 (10.47%) Perl
7 169 (8.94%) PowerShell
8 146 (7.72%) F#
9 111 (5.87%) T-SQL
10 99 (5.24%) VBA
11 91 (4.81%) JavaScript
12 64 (3.38%) C
13 55 (2.91%) PL/SQL
14 50 (2.64%) Bash Shell
15 45 (2.38%) R
16 35 (1.85%) Scala
17 33 (1.75%) Ruby
18 31 (1.64%) Shell Script
19 28 (1.48%) MATLAB
20 24 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 481 (25.44%) Degree
2 68 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (3.07%) PhD
4 47 (2.49%) CCNA
4 47 (2.49%) CFA
5 46 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (1.69%) MCSE
7 30 (1.59%) CCNP
8 24 (1.27%) MCITP
9 14 (0.74%) CCSA
10 13 (0.69%) MCSA
10 13 (0.69%) CISSP
11 11 (0.58%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.48%) PMP
12 9 (0.48%) RHCE
13 8 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.42%) CCIE
13 8 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.32%) CCSE
15 5 (0.26%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.22%) 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
1 268 (14.17%) Active Directory
2 139 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (3.01%) VMware ESX
4 39 (2.06%) Hyper-V
5 37 (1.96%) XenApp
6 34 (1.80%) vSphere
7 24 (1.27%) XenServer
8 23 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
9 16 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (0.63%) XenDesktop
10 12 (0.63%) Postfix
10 12 (0.63%) Xen
11 11 (0.58%) NFS
12 9 (0.48%) KVM
12 9 (0.48%) MetaFrame
13 7 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.26%) Samba
15 4 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.16%) vCloud
17 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 51 (2.70%) Puppet
2 45 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 41 (2.17%) Nagios
4 35 (1.85%) SCCM
5 18 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 15 (0.79%) SCOM
7 14 (0.74%) WSUS
8 12 (0.63%) Backup Exec
9 10 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (0.53%) Salt
10 9 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
10 9 (0.48%) HP SIM
10 9 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 6 (0.32%) Cacti
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
14 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 2 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
15 1 (0.053%) Ansible
15 1 (0.053%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 353 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 226 (11.95%) Oracle
3 196 (10.36%) VMware
4 177 (9.36%) Bloomberg
5 174 (9.20%) Cisco
6 93 (4.92%) Citrix
7 76 (4.02%) HP
8 74 (3.91%) NetApp
9 69 (3.65%) Reuters
10 58 (3.07%) CheckPoint
11 54 (2.86%) Sybase
12 41 (2.17%) Juniper
13 38 (2.01%) Symantec
14 34 (1.80%) TIBCO
14 34 (1.80%) Red Hat
15 33 (1.75%) SunGard
16 25 (1.32%) EMC
17 23 (1.22%) Fidessa
18 20 (1.06%) Calypso
19 19 (1.00%) thinkFolio
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £99000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benfits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / Shares / Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago