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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hedge fund
England / London
Rank 168 121 166
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +45
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 635 1034 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.90% 2.55% 1.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.10% 5.35% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 568 855 683
Median salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £108,250 £100,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £62,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +47.05%

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
15502 19313 18881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.32% 47.67% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12957 16064 15660
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 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -32 94 £71,250 +5.55% 26
Mayfair -3 10 £90,000 +16.12%
Croydon +8 2 £70,000 +7.69%
Westminster - 2 £62,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £200,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 676 (55.18%) Finance
2 470 (38.37%) C#
3 432 (35.27%) SQL
4 350 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 345 (28.16%) Degree
6 337 (27.51%) .NET
7 319 (26.04%) Python
8 288 (23.51%) Windows
9 261 (21.31%) Linux
10 230 (18.78%) Java
11 226 (18.45%) C++
12 223 (18.20%) SQL Server
13 215 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
14 208 (16.98%) Software Engineering
15 196 (16.00%) OO
16 181 (14.78%) Banking
17 173 (14.12%) Front Office
18 168 (13.71%) WPF
19 154 (12.57%) Multithreading
20 148 (12.08%) JavaScript
21 147 (12.00%) TDD
22 146 (11.92%) Asset Management
23 143 (11.67%) Microsoft
24 141 (11.51%) Algorithms
25 129 (10.53%) Active Directory
25 129 (10.53%) HTML
26 127 (10.37%) Unix
27 121 (9.88%) WCF
28 115 (9.39%) Equities
29 113 (9.22%) Mathematics

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 59 (4.82%) MS Exchange
2 28 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 18 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (1.31%) Apache
6 15 (1.22%) OpenStack
7 12 (0.98%) Mule
7 12 (0.98%) Mule ESB
8 11 (0.90%) Confluence
8 11 (0.90%) IIS
9 10 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (0.65%) Site Server
11 7 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.49%) MQSeries
12 6 (0.49%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.41%) IPython
14 3 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.24%) JBoss
15 2 (0.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 78 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.12%) MS Office
3 5 (0.41%) MS Project
4 2 (0.16%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.082%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.082%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.14%) thinkFolio
2 9 (0.73%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.65%) Front Arena
4 6 (0.49%) Salerio
5 5 (0.41%) Eikon
6 3 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.24%) Tradar
7 2 (0.16%) Beauchamp
7 2 (0.16%) Eze OMS
8 1 (0.082%) Advent Geneva
8 1 (0.082%) Advent Moxy
8 1 (0.082%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 1 (0.082%) Decalog
8 1 (0.082%) Endur
8 1 (0.082%) Findur
8 1 (0.082%) HiInvest
8 1 (0.082%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.082%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.082%) LongView
8 1 (0.082%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 52 (4.24%) GitHub
2 33 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (2.04%) Office 365
5 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.16%) IaaS
5 2 (0.16%) PaaS
5 2 (0.16%) SaaS
6 1 (0.082%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.082%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.082%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.082%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.082%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.082%) Datadog
6 1 (0.082%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.082%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.082%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.082%) Heroku
6 1 (0.082%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.57%) TCP/IP
2 37 (3.02%) SAN
3 36 (2.94%) Firewall
4 28 (2.29%) DNS
5 27 (2.20%) NAS
6 23 (1.88%) DHCP
6 23 (1.88%) LAN
7 21 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (1.63%) BGP
8 20 (1.63%) OSPF
9 17 (1.39%) iSCSI
9 17 (1.39%) VPN
10 16 (1.31%) WAN
11 14 (1.14%) VLAN
12 13 (1.06%) Multicast
13 12 (0.98%) Network Security
14 11 (0.90%) EIGRP
15 9 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (0.65%) Internet
17 7 (0.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (18.20%) SQL Server
2 64 (5.22%) NoSQL
3 54 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 49 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 41 (3.35%) Big Data
6 25 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 25 (2.04%) Redis
7 20 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (1.55%) RDBMS
8 19 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (1.39%) Data Mining
9 17 (1.39%) MySQL
10 13 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (0.90%) Couchbase
13 9 (0.73%) KDB
13 9 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (4.24%) Git (software)
2 24 (1.96%) JIRA
3 21 (1.71%) TeamCity
4 13 (1.06%) Plastic SCM
5 11 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 11 (0.90%) Mercurial
6 10 (0.82%) FishEye
6 10 (0.82%) Maven
7 9 (0.73%) JUnit
8 8 (0.65%) Selenium
8 8 (0.65%) SpecFlow
9 7 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.49%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.33%) Mockito
11 4 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.33%) Subversion
12 3 (0.24%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.24%) Moq
12 3 (0.24%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 676 (55.18%) Finance
2 181 (14.78%) Banking
3 173 (14.12%) Front Office
4 84 (6.86%) Back Office
5 74 (6.04%) Investment Banking
6 64 (5.22%) Financial Institution
7 26 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.71%) Games
9 15 (1.22%) Marketing
10 12 (0.98%) Retail
10 12 (0.98%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.65%) Law
12 6 (0.49%) Advertising
12 6 (0.49%) French Language
12 6 (0.49%) German Language
13 3 (0.24%) Legal
13 3 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
14 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.082%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 666 (54.37%) Developer
2 331 (27.02%) C# Developer
3 181 (14.78%) .NET Developer
4 164 (13.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 112 (9.14%) Analyst
6 109 (8.90%) Python Developer
7 106 (8.65%) C++ Developer
8 88 (7.18%) Java Developer
9 86 (7.02%) SQL Developer
10 74 (6.04%) Senior Developer
11 70 (5.71%) Quantitative Developer
12 55 (4.49%) WPF Developer
13 53 (4.33%) C# WPF Developer
13 53 (4.33%) Senior C# Developer
13 53 (4.33%) Support Engineer
14 51 (4.16%) Support Analyst
15 50 (4.08%) Junior
16 42 (3.43%) Applications Support
17 41 (3.35%) Graduate
18 40 (3.27%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (27.51%) .NET
2 168 (13.71%) WPF
3 129 (10.53%) HTML
4 121 (9.88%) WCF
5 89 (7.27%) AngularJS
6 66 (5.39%) HTML5
7 60 (4.90%) ASP.NET
8 52 (4.24%) CSS
8 52 (4.24%) LINQ
9 44 (3.59%) REST
10 40 (3.27%) React
11 39 (3.18%) NumPy
12 35 (2.86%) Pandas
13 34 (2.78%) WinForms
14 33 (2.69%) FIX Protocol
14 33 (2.69%) XML
15 32 (2.61%) STL
16 29 (2.37%) RabbitMQ
17 28 (2.29%) jQuery
18 27 (2.20%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 350 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 141 (11.51%) Algorithms
3 115 (9.39%) Equities
4 113 (9.22%) Mathematics
5 89 (7.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 81 (6.61%) Fintech
7 79 (6.45%) Fixed Income
8 78 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
9 77 (6.29%) Data Structures
10 67 (5.47%) Derivative
11 41 (3.35%) Visualisation
12 27 (2.20%) Statistics
13 26 (2.12%) Data Centre
14 25 (2.04%) Client/Server
15 23 (1.88%) Equity Derivative
15 23 (1.88%) Market Risk
16 20 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
17 16 (1.31%) CUDA
17 16 (1.31%) User Experience
18 15 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 288 (23.51%) Windows
2 261 (21.31%) Linux
3 127 (10.37%) Unix
4 79 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 51 (4.16%) Windows 7
6 34 (2.78%) CentOS
7 33 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (2.45%) Android
9 24 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (1.88%) Apple iOS
11 22 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (1.31%) Mac OS X
13 15 (1.22%) Windows 10
14 14 (1.14%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.73%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.49%) VMS
17 5 (0.41%) Debian
18 4 (0.33%) Solaris
18 4 (0.33%) Windows XP
19 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (16.98%) Software Engineering
3 196 (16.00%) OO
4 154 (12.57%) Multithreading
5 147 (12.00%) TDD
6 146 (11.92%) Asset Management
7 100 (8.16%) Investment Management
8 95 (7.76%) Low Latency
9 81 (6.61%) OOP
10 72 (5.88%) SDLC
11 65 (5.31%) MVC
12 58 (4.73%) Algorithmic Trading
12 58 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (4.57%) Analytics
13 56 (4.57%) High-Frequency Trading
14 54 (4.41%) Software Architecture
14 54 (4.41%) Systematic Trading
15 52 (4.24%) DevOps
16 51 (4.16%) Microservices
17 50 (4.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 470 (38.37%) C#
2 432 (35.27%) SQL
3 319 (26.04%) Python
4 230 (18.78%) Java
5 226 (18.45%) C++
6 148 (12.08%) JavaScript
7 82 (6.69%) PowerShell
8 66 (5.39%) Perl
9 59 (4.82%) F#
10 57 (4.65%) C
11 42 (3.43%) VBA
12 38 (3.10%) T-SQL
13 37 (3.02%) Scala
14 27 (2.20%) Bash Shell
15 24 (1.96%) Haskell
16 22 (1.80%) PHP
16 22 (1.80%) Ruby
17 17 (1.39%) Shell Script
18 15 (1.22%) PL/SQL
19 14 (1.14%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 345 (28.16%) Degree
2 23 (1.88%) PhD
3 22 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (1.39%) CCIE
4 17 (1.39%) CCNP
5 6 (0.49%) CCNA
6 4 (0.33%) CFA
6 4 (0.33%) MCSE
6 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.24%) CEH
7 3 (0.24%) CISSP
8 2 (0.16%) CISM
8 2 (0.16%) ISEB
8 2 (0.16%) MCP
9 1 (0.082%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.082%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.082%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.082%) PMP
9 1 (0.082%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.082%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.20%) QA
2 10 (0.82%) MiFID
3 6 (0.49%) EMIR
4 4 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.082%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.082%) COBIT
6 1 (0.082%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.082%) SLA
System Software
1 129 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 60 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (2.04%) Docker
3 25 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.98%) VMware ESX
4 12 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
4 12 (0.98%) XenApp
5 9 (0.73%) vSphere
5 9 (0.73%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.33%) LXC
8 3 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.16%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.16%) NFS
10 1 (0.082%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.082%) KVM
10 1 (0.082%) Snort
10 1 (0.082%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.082%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 58 (4.73%) Ansible
2 37 (3.02%) Puppet
3 36 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (1.47%) SCCM
5 9 (0.73%) Nagios
6 8 (0.65%) CFEngine
7 7 (0.57%) Oracle ZFS
8 5 (0.41%) Kibana
8 5 (0.41%) logstash
8 5 (0.41%) Rundeck
9 4 (0.33%) Control-M
10 3 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.24%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.24%) Icinga
10 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (0.24%) Salt
10 3 (0.24%) SCOM
10 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.24%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.16%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 143 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 99 (8.08%) Oracle
3 79 (6.45%) VMware
4 57 (4.65%) Cisco
5 40 (3.27%) Bloomberg
6 36 (2.94%) Citrix
7 32 (2.61%) Sybase
8 29 (2.37%) Juniper
9 27 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 23 (1.88%) Reuters
11 22 (1.80%) CheckPoint
12 19 (1.55%) Palo Alto
13 17 (1.39%) Atlassian
14 14 (1.14%) Charles River
15 12 (0.98%) HP
15 12 (0.98%) MuleSoft
15 12 (0.98%) ServiceNow
16 11 (0.90%) Calypso
16 11 (0.90%) TIBCO
17 10 (0.82%) Dell
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Profit Share
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago