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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 151 155 126
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 893 891 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.95% 1.93% 2.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.49% 4.27% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 781 771 866
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 £37,850 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
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
19909 20854 21970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.58% 45.20% 45.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16558 16900 18437
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 28 November 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 November 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 -31 153 £62,500 -3.84% 30
Mayfair -2 4 £40,000 -27.27%
Wimbledon - 1 £75,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1141 (66.30%) Finance
2 605 (35.15%) SQL
3 590 (34.28%) C#
4 533 (30.97%) Windows
5 482 (28.01%) Degree
6 413 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 368 (21.38%) .NET
8 361 (20.98%) Computer Science
9 327 (19.00%) Linux
10 306 (17.78%) Java
11 299 (17.37%) C++
12 289 (16.79%) Python
13 275 (15.98%) Banking
14 273 (15.86%) Front Office
15 266 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
16 261 (15.17%) Microsoft
17 249 (14.47%) UNIX
18 245 (14.24%) Active Directory
19 222 (12.90%) OO
20 220 (12.78%) Asset Management
21 202 (11.74%) Perl
22 190 (11.04%) Investment Management
23 184 (10.69%) Derivative
24 181 (10.52%) Multithreading
25 178 (10.34%) WPF
26 174 (10.11%) TDD
27 172 (9.99%) MS Excel
27 172 (9.99%) MS Exchange
28 169 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
29 162 (9.41%) JavaScript

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 172 (9.99%) MS Exchange
2 130 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 45 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 41 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 25 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (0.87%) Lync
8 15 (0.87%) WebSphere
8 15 (0.87%) IIS
9 13 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (0.58%) Node.js
11 9 (0.52%) Apache
12 7 (0.41%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (0.29%) GemFire
15 3 (0.17%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.17%) Confluence
15 3 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 172 (9.99%) MS Excel
2 132 (7.67%) MS Office
3 20 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (0.64%) SPSS
5 11 (0.64%) S-PLUS
5 11 (0.64%) Stata
6 10 (0.58%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.52%) MS Project
8 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (1.16%) Advent Geneva
2 16 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.76%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 7 (0.41%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.41%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.29%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.23%) Advent Moxy
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.12%) Beauchamp
8 1 (0.058%) PORTIA
8 1 (0.058%) RMDS
8 1 (0.058%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (0.52%) SaaS
3 7 (0.41%) Office 365
4 4 (0.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.058%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 144 (8.37%) TCP/IP
1 144 (8.37%) DNS
2 117 (6.80%) Firewall
3 110 (6.39%) LAN
4 101 (5.87%) WAN
5 85 (4.94%) DHCP
6 81 (4.71%) SAN
7 80 (4.65%) VPN
8 46 (2.67%) iSCSI
9 45 (2.61%) Network Security
9 45 (2.61%) FTP
10 37 (2.15%) BGP
11 33 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
12 32 (1.86%) Multicast
13 29 (1.69%) EIGRP
14 27 (1.57%) Internet
15 25 (1.45%) Wireless
16 23 (1.34%) NAS
17 21 (1.22%) MPLS
18 20 (1.16%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 71 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 66 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 56 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 39 (2.27%) MySQL
8 34 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 33 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 28 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (1.05%) MongoDB
13 15 (0.87%) OLAP
14 14 (0.81%) KDB
14 14 (0.81%) Big Data
15 11 (0.64%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.58%) QlikView
16 10 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.52%) HBase
18 7 (0.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 38 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (2.03%) NUnit
2 35 (2.03%) Maven
3 30 (1.74%) Visual Studio
4 20 (1.16%) Subversion
4 20 (1.16%) Cucumber
5 18 (1.05%) JIRA
5 18 (1.05%) Git (software)
6 16 (0.93%) SpecFlow
7 15 (0.87%) GCC
8 13 (0.76%) GoogleTest
8 13 (0.76%) CppUnit
8 13 (0.76%) FitNesse
9 11 (0.64%) Selenium
10 10 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (0.52%) JUnit
11 9 (0.52%) Mercurial
12 7 (0.41%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.35%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.29%) Jasmine
General
1 1141 (66.30%) Finance
2 275 (15.98%) Banking
3 273 (15.86%) Front Office
4 160 (9.30%) Financial Institution
5 138 (8.02%) Investment Banking
6 112 (6.51%) Back Office
7 54 (3.14%) Legal
8 33 (1.92%) Telecoms
9 28 (1.63%) Law
10 10 (0.58%) Retail
11 9 (0.52%) Electronics
12 8 (0.46%) Games
13 7 (0.41%) Private Banking
14 6 (0.35%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.29%) Advertising
16 4 (0.23%) Marketing
16 4 (0.23%) Online Betting
17 3 (0.17%) German Language
18 2 (0.12%) Italian Language
18 2 (0.12%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 812 (47.18%) Developer
2 316 (18.36%) C# Developer
3 226 (13.13%) Analyst
4 136 (7.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 123 (7.15%) Junior
5 123 (7.15%) C++ Developer
6 116 (6.74%) Java Developer
7 103 (5.98%) Senior Developer
8 93 (5.40%) Support Analyst
9 81 (4.71%) .NET Developer
10 78 (4.53%) Junior Developer
11 76 (4.42%) Network Engineer
12 72 (4.18%) Python Developer
13 71 (4.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 68 (3.95%) Software Developer
15 67 (3.89%) Graduate
16 62 (3.60%) Applications Support
17 56 (3.25%) Business Analyst
18 55 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 51 (2.96%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (21.38%) .NET
2 178 (10.34%) WPF
3 159 (9.24%) ASP.NET
4 123 (7.15%) HTML
5 108 (6.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 96 (5.58%) WCF
7 79 (4.59%) WinForms
8 70 (4.07%) CSS
9 69 (4.01%) .NET Framework
10 66 (3.83%) HTML5
11 59 (3.43%) AngularJS
12 57 (3.31%) Web Services
13 53 (3.08%) STL
14 48 (2.79%) FIX Protocol
15 46 (2.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 43 (2.50%) Pandas
17 42 (2.44%) Spring
18 39 (2.27%) XML
19 32 (1.86%) SciPy
19 32 (1.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 361 (20.98%) Computer Science
2 184 (10.69%) Derivative
3 142 (8.25%) Mathematics
4 132 (7.67%) Equities
5 123 (7.15%) Fixed Income
6 122 (7.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 107 (6.22%) Algorithms
8 106 (6.16%) Blackberry
9 98 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
10 82 (4.76%) Physics
11 78 (4.53%) Open Source
12 50 (2.91%) Visualisation
13 39 (2.27%) Statistics
14 30 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
14 30 (1.74%) Credit Risk
15 28 (1.63%) Data Structures
16 25 (1.45%) User Experience
16 25 (1.45%) Management Information System
16 25 (1.45%) N-Tier
17 19 (1.10%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 533 (30.97%) Windows
2 327 (19.00%) Linux
3 249 (14.47%) UNIX
4 169 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 108 (6.28%) Windows 7
6 78 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 74 (4.30%) Solaris
8 73 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 69 (4.01%) Windows XP
10 59 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (1.80%) CentOS
12 25 (1.45%) Android
13 23 (1.34%) Windows 8
14 12 (0.70%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.52%) Windows Vista
15 9 (0.52%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.29%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.17%) VMS
18 1 (0.058%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (12.90%) OO
3 220 (12.78%) Asset Management
4 190 (11.04%) Investment Management
5 181 (10.52%) Multithreading
6 174 (10.11%) TDD
7 158 (9.18%) Software Engineering
8 148 (8.60%) MVC
8 148 (8.60%) Low Latency
9 84 (4.88%) Analytics
10 77 (4.47%) Project Management
10 77 (4.47%) Electronic Trading
11 74 (4.30%) Algorithmic Trading
11 74 (4.30%) Systematic Trading
12 71 (4.13%) Mentoring
13 66 (3.83%) Risk Management
14 64 (3.72%) BDD
15 58 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
16 55 (3.20%) Unit Testing
17 54 (3.14%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 605 (35.15%) SQL
2 590 (34.28%) C#
3 306 (17.78%) Java
4 299 (17.37%) C++
5 289 (16.79%) Python
6 202 (11.74%) Perl
7 162 (9.41%) JavaScript
8 107 (6.22%) VBA
9 104 (6.04%) PowerShell
10 81 (4.71%) T-SQL
11 66 (3.83%) Bash Shell
12 61 (3.54%) C
13 34 (1.98%) Shell Script
13 34 (1.98%) MATLAB
14 25 (1.45%) Ruby
15 21 (1.22%) PL/SQL
16 17 (0.99%) PHP
16 17 (0.99%) R
17 16 (0.93%) F#
17 16 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 482 (28.01%) Degree
2 74 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (3.20%) PhD
4 46 (2.67%) CCNA
5 34 (1.98%) CCNP
6 33 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (1.34%) CISSP
8 22 (1.28%) MCSE
9 21 (1.22%) CFA
10 18 (1.05%) MCITP
11 13 (0.76%) MCSA
12 12 (0.70%) CCIE
13 11 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (0.64%) CCSA
14 10 (0.58%) CSSLP
15 9 (0.52%) Brainbench
15 9 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.46%) CCSE
17 7 (0.41%) CISM
18 4 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (1.98%) SLA
2 32 (1.86%) QA
3 16 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
4 13 (0.76%) UCITS
4 13 (0.76%) EMIR
5 9 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.17%) Basel III
7 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
System Software
1 245 (14.24%) Active Directory
2 94 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (2.96%) vSphere
4 50 (2.91%) XenApp
5 44 (2.56%) VMware ESX
6 23 (1.34%) Hyper-V
7 22 (1.28%) NFS
8 21 (1.22%) Firmware
9 20 (1.16%) MetaFrame
10 18 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
11 10 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.41%) VMware Server
13 7 (0.41%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.17%) Xen
15 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.12%) Samba
16 1 (0.058%) Squid
16 1 (0.058%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 46 (2.67%) NetBackup
2 45 (2.61%) Puppet
3 38 (2.21%) SCCM
4 30 (1.74%) ITRS Geneos
5 18 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 17 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 14 (0.81%) SCOM
8 13 (0.76%) HP SIM
9 12 (0.70%) Backup Exec
10 8 (0.46%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.46%) Control-M
11 7 (0.41%) Nagios
12 6 (0.35%) YUM
13 4 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
14 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
14 3 (0.17%) Cacti
15 2 (0.12%) CFEngine
16 1 (0.058%) Red Hat Satellite
16 1 (0.058%) AppDNA
16 1 (0.058%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 261 (15.17%) Microsoft
2 161 (9.36%) VMware
3 132 (7.67%) Bloomberg
4 125 (7.26%) Cisco
5 118 (6.86%) Citrix
6 114 (6.62%) Oracle
7 110 (6.39%) Reuters
8 78 (4.53%) NetApp
9 70 (4.07%) HP
10 52 (3.02%) Symantec
11 46 (2.67%) Red Hat
12 44 (2.56%) CheckPoint
13 42 (2.44%) Juniper
14 39 (2.27%) Sybase
15 32 (1.86%) Avaya
16 29 (1.69%) Advent
17 23 (1.34%) Sophos
18 21 (1.22%) IBM
19 18 (1.05%) Blue Coat
20 16 (0.93%) Fidessa
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + BONUS + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £57,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Great up-skill and opportunity to be
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Salary is approx 50k-80k base + bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £200000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £200000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Bens package
Posted: 3 days ago