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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 148 163 129
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -34
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 876 836 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.00% 1.88% 2.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.60% 4.19% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 758 715 825
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
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
19058 19966 21132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.57% 44.79% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15855 15986 17661
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
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 24 December 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 December 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 -29 154 £62,500 - 30
Mayfair -8 4 £42,500 -22.72%
Wimbledon - 1 £75,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1112 (65.76%) Finance
2 596 (35.25%) SQL
3 572 (33.83%) C#
4 531 (31.40%) Windows
5 460 (27.20%) Degree
6 411 (24.31%) SQL Server
7 376 (22.24%) .NET
8 349 (20.64%) Computer Science
9 308 (18.21%) Linux
10 290 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
11 286 (16.91%) Java
12 271 (16.03%) C++
12 271 (16.03%) Banking
13 269 (15.91%) Microsoft
14 259 (15.32%) Python
15 250 (14.78%) Active Directory
15 250 (14.78%) Front Office
16 226 (13.36%) UNIX
17 217 (12.83%) OO
18 198 (11.71%) Asset Management
19 188 (11.12%) JavaScript
20 184 (10.88%) TDD
21 183 (10.82%) Derivative
22 181 (10.70%) Perl
23 172 (10.17%) Financial Institution
23 172 (10.17%) VMware
24 169 (9.99%) MS Exchange
25 168 (9.93%) ASP.NET
25 168 (9.93%) MS Excel
26 166 (9.82%) Investment Management

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 169 (9.99%) MS Exchange
2 124 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 42 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 40 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 24 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 20 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 17 (1.01%) IIS
10 12 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (0.71%) Lync
11 7 (0.41%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (0.35%) Apache
12 6 (0.35%) Node.js
13 4 (0.24%) Confluence
13 4 (0.24%) JBoss
13 4 (0.24%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
14 3 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 168 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 141 (8.34%) MS Office
3 23 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
5 16 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.59%) MS Project
7 7 (0.41%) SPSS
7 7 (0.41%) S-PLUS
7 7 (0.41%) Stata
8 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.059%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 17 (1.01%) Advent Geneva
1 17 (1.01%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 14 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.41%) ION MarketView
4 5 (0.30%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.24%) Advent Moxy
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.18%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.12%) Beauchamp
8 1 (0.059%) RMDS
8 1 (0.059%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (0.59%) SaaS
3 4 (0.24%) IaaS
4 3 (0.18%) Office 365
5 1 (0.059%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 140 (8.28%) DNS
2 129 (7.63%) TCP/IP
3 126 (7.45%) Firewall
4 109 (6.45%) LAN
5 107 (6.33%) WAN
6 82 (4.85%) DHCP
7 77 (4.55%) VPN
7 77 (4.55%) SAN
8 43 (2.54%) Network Security
9 42 (2.48%) iSCSI
10 41 (2.42%) FTP
11 36 (2.13%) BGP
12 32 (1.89%) Internet
12 32 (1.89%) Multicast
13 31 (1.83%) EIGRP
14 25 (1.48%) Cisco Nexus
15 23 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
16 22 (1.30%) Wireless
16 22 (1.30%) RIP
17 21 (1.24%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 411 (24.31%) SQL Server
2 96 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 66 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 62 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 47 (2.78%) MySQL
7 39 (2.31%) RDBMS
8 35 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (1.01%) MongoDB
12 14 (0.83%) Big Data
13 13 (0.77%) KDB
14 10 (0.59%) OLAP
15 9 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (0.53%) QlikView
15 9 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.47%) HBase
17 7 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 38 (2.25%) NUnit
3 35 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (1.95%) Maven
5 28 (1.66%) SpecFlow
6 24 (1.42%) Cucumber
6 24 (1.42%) Subversion
7 20 (1.18%) Git (software)
8 18 (1.06%) GCC
9 17 (1.01%) GoogleTest
9 17 (1.01%) FitNesse
9 17 (1.01%) CppUnit
10 16 (0.95%) JIRA
11 11 (0.65%) Selenium
12 9 (0.53%) Mercurial
12 9 (0.53%) JUnit
13 6 (0.35%) AdminStudio
13 6 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
14 5 (0.30%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 1112 (65.76%) Finance
2 271 (16.03%) Banking
3 250 (14.78%) Front Office
4 172 (10.17%) Financial Institution
5 141 (8.34%) Investment Banking
6 110 (6.51%) Back Office
7 57 (3.37%) Legal
8 38 (2.25%) Telecoms
9 35 (2.07%) Law
10 11 (0.65%) Retail
11 10 (0.59%) Marketing
12 9 (0.53%) Electronics
13 7 (0.41%) Games
13 7 (0.41%) Private Banking
14 6 (0.35%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.30%) Advertising
16 4 (0.24%) Online Betting
17 3 (0.18%) German Language
18 2 (0.12%) Italian Language
18 2 (0.12%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 779 (46.07%) Developer
2 302 (17.86%) C# Developer
3 208 (12.30%) Analyst
4 146 (8.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 116 (6.86%) Junior
6 113 (6.68%) Java Developer
6 113 (6.68%) C++ Developer
7 94 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 93 (5.50%) Senior Developer
8 93 (5.50%) Support Analyst
9 81 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 78 (4.61%) Network Engineer
11 74 (4.38%) Junior Developer
12 71 (4.20%) Graduate
13 67 (3.96%) Applications Support
14 64 (3.78%) Software Developer
15 62 (3.67%) Python Developer
16 57 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 53 (3.13%) Support Engineer
18 51 (3.02%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (22.24%) .NET
2 168 (9.93%) ASP.NET
3 161 (9.52%) WPF
4 135 (7.98%) HTML
5 123 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 87 (5.14%) WCF
7 83 (4.91%) CSS
8 82 (4.85%) .NET Framework
9 75 (4.44%) WinForms
10 68 (4.02%) HTML5
11 65 (3.84%) AngularJS
12 58 (3.43%) Web Services
13 57 (3.37%) FIX Protocol
14 48 (2.84%) STL
15 46 (2.72%) jQuery
16 44 (2.60%) Spring
17 43 (2.54%) XML
18 39 (2.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 38 (2.25%) Pandas
20 34 (2.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 349 (20.64%) Computer Science
2 183 (10.82%) Derivative
3 129 (7.63%) Equities
4 128 (7.57%) Mathematics
5 118 (6.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 116 (6.86%) Fixed Income
7 103 (6.09%) Blackberry
8 96 (5.68%) Algorithms
9 93 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
10 78 (4.61%) Physics
11 71 (4.20%) Open Source
12 47 (2.78%) Visualisation
13 31 (1.83%) Management Information System
14 30 (1.77%) Equity Derivative
14 30 (1.77%) Statistics
15 28 (1.66%) User Experience
16 25 (1.48%) Credit Risk
17 23 (1.36%) Data Structures
18 21 (1.24%) Grid Computing
19 19 (1.12%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 531 (31.40%) Windows
2 308 (18.21%) Linux
3 226 (13.36%) UNIX
4 155 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (6.56%) Windows 7
6 74 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 71 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 69 (4.08%) Solaris
9 63 (3.73%) Windows XP
10 56 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (2.01%) Windows 8
12 29 (1.71%) CentOS
12 29 (1.71%) Android
13 18 (1.06%) Apple iOS
14 9 (0.53%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.30%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.18%) VMS
18 1 (0.059%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (12.83%) OO
3 198 (11.71%) Asset Management
4 184 (10.88%) TDD
5 166 (9.82%) Investment Management
6 164 (9.70%) Multithreading
7 160 (9.46%) MVC
8 151 (8.93%) Software Engineering
9 148 (8.75%) Low Latency
10 86 (5.09%) Electronic Trading
11 85 (5.03%) BDD
12 73 (4.32%) Analytics
13 69 (4.08%) Systematic Trading
13 69 (4.08%) Project Management
14 68 (4.02%) Scrum
15 64 (3.78%) Mentoring
16 60 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
17 58 (3.43%) Algorithmic Trading
17 58 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
18 57 (3.37%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 596 (35.25%) SQL
2 572 (33.83%) C#
3 286 (16.91%) Java
4 271 (16.03%) C++
5 259 (15.32%) Python
6 188 (11.12%) JavaScript
7 181 (10.70%) Perl
8 113 (6.68%) PowerShell
9 99 (5.85%) VBA
10 73 (4.32%) T-SQL
11 61 (3.61%) Bash Shell
12 47 (2.78%) C
13 36 (2.13%) Shell Script
14 32 (1.89%) MATLAB
15 19 (1.12%) R
16 18 (1.06%) Ruby
17 15 (0.89%) F#
17 15 (0.89%) VB
18 14 (0.83%) PL/SQL
18 14 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 460 (27.20%) Degree
2 79 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (3.19%) PhD
4 46 (2.72%) CCNA
5 34 (2.01%) CCNP
6 29 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.12%) CISSP
8 18 (1.06%) MCSE
9 17 (1.01%) CCIE
10 15 (0.89%) MCITP
11 12 (0.71%) CFA
11 12 (0.71%) CSSLP
12 11 (0.65%) CCSA
13 10 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.59%) MCSA
14 9 (0.53%) CCSE
14 9 (0.53%) Brainbench
14 9 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.41%) CISM
16 5 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.19%) QA
2 36 (2.13%) SLA
3 12 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (0.53%) UCITS
4 9 (0.53%) EMIR
4 9 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.18%) Basel III
5 3 (0.18%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 250 (14.78%) Active Directory
2 101 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (3.19%) vSphere
4 47 (2.78%) XenApp
5 42 (2.48%) VMware ESX
6 22 (1.30%) MetaFrame
6 22 (1.30%) Hyper-V
7 20 (1.18%) NFS
7 20 (1.18%) Firmware
8 18 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
9 12 (0.71%) VMware Server
10 11 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.59%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.18%) Xen
13 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.059%) Squid
14 1 (0.059%) Docker
14 1 (0.059%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 49 (2.90%) SCCM
2 44 (2.60%) NetBackup
2 44 (2.60%) Puppet
3 32 (1.89%) ITRS Geneos
4 17 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
5 16 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 14 (0.83%) SCOM
7 12 (0.71%) Backup Exec
7 12 (0.71%) HP SIM
8 8 (0.47%) Tivoli
9 7 (0.41%) Control-M
10 6 (0.35%) Nagios
10 6 (0.35%) yum
11 5 (0.30%) Cacti
12 4 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
13 3 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
14 2 (0.12%) CFEngine
14 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
15 1 (0.059%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 1 (0.059%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 269 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 172 (10.17%) VMware
3 130 (7.69%) Cisco
4 123 (7.27%) Citrix
5 114 (6.74%) Bloomberg
6 104 (6.15%) Reuters
7 102 (6.03%) Oracle
8 77 (4.55%) NetApp
9 61 (3.61%) HP
10 51 (3.02%) Symantec
11 46 (2.72%) CheckPoint
12 41 (2.42%) Red Hat
13 40 (2.37%) Juniper
14 33 (1.95%) Sybase
15 31 (1.83%) Avaya
16 26 (1.54%) IBM
16 26 (1.54%) Advent
17 23 (1.36%) Sophos
18 17 (1.01%) Blue Coat
18 17 (1.01%) EMC
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £26k - 32k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago