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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 199 159 175
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +16
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 621 929 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.63% 2.10% 1.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.59% 4.33% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 541 810 714
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +50.00%
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
17300 21455 20483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.48% 48.58% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14694 17677 16462
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 126 £77,500 +29.16% 23
Mayfair -3 4 £73,750 -7.81%
Canary Wharf - 1 £67,500 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 757 (53.46%) Finance
2 528 (37.29%) Degree
3 483 (34.11%) SQL
4 475 (33.55%) C#
5 376 (26.55%) Computer Science
6 373 (26.34%) Python
7 335 (23.66%) .NET
8 331 (23.38%) SQL Server
9 315 (22.25%) Windows
10 306 (21.61%) Linux
11 299 (21.12%) C++
12 284 (20.06%) Java
13 268 (18.93%) Software Engineering
14 266 (18.79%) Front Office
15 252 (17.80%) OO
16 237 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
17 205 (14.48%) WPF
18 197 (13.91%) Unix
19 194 (13.70%) Multithreading
20 190 (13.42%) WCF
21 163 (11.51%) Asset Management
22 161 (11.37%) Microsoft
23 159 (11.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 148 (10.45%) Mathematics
25 147 (10.38%) JavaScript
25 147 (10.38%) Back Office
26 146 (10.31%) Algorithms
27 140 (9.89%) Equities
28 136 (9.60%) TDD
29 130 (9.18%) Active Directory

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 61 (4.31%) MS Exchange
2 28 (1.98%) IIS
3 23 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (1.20%) Apache
6 14 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (0.78%) SharePoint
9 10 (0.71%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.35%) Confluence
11 5 (0.35%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.28%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.28%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.21%) IPython
13 3 (0.21%) Site Server
13 3 (0.21%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 90 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.05%) MS Office
3 13 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.28%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.21%) GNU Octave
6 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.14%) Maple
8 1 (0.071%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (1.06%) thinkFolio
2 14 (0.99%) Beauchamp
3 11 (0.78%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.78%) Salerio
4 10 (0.71%) Front Arena
5 7 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.49%) Tradar
6 6 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (0.28%) Eikon
7 4 (0.28%) LatentZero
8 3 (0.21%) Advent Moxy
8 3 (0.21%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 3 (0.21%) Decalog
8 3 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.21%) Eze OMS
8 3 (0.21%) HiInvest
8 3 (0.21%) HiPortfolio
8 3 (0.21%) MultiFonds
8 3 (0.21%) PORTIA
8 3 (0.21%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.19%) GitHub
2 12 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.28%) Office 365
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.071%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.071%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.071%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.071%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.071%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.071%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.88%) SAN
1 55 (3.88%) TCP/IP
2 53 (3.74%) Multicast
3 45 (3.18%) DNS
4 34 (2.40%) DHCP
5 30 (2.12%) Firewall
6 29 (2.05%) HTTP
7 26 (1.84%) WAN
8 24 (1.69%) Ethernet
9 23 (1.62%) LAN
10 21 (1.48%) MPLS
10 21 (1.48%) SDH
10 21 (1.48%) SONET
11 19 (1.34%) NAS
12 13 (0.92%) BGP
12 13 (0.92%) OSPF
13 11 (0.78%) iSCSI
13 11 (0.78%) Network Security
14 10 (0.71%) VPN
15 9 (0.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 76 (5.37%) Relational Database
3 41 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (2.82%) Data Mining
5 38 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (2.54%) Redis
7 25 (1.77%) Big Data
7 25 (1.77%) NoSQL
8 23 (1.62%) RDBMS
9 20 (1.41%) MongoDB
10 18 (1.27%) MySQL
11 16 (1.13%) Oracle Database
12 15 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (0.99%) Hadoop
13 14 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.64%) KDB
16 8 (0.56%) Hazelcast
17 7 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (2.40%) Subversion
2 31 (2.19%) Git (software)
3 28 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (1.77%) JIRA
5 18 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
6 17 (1.20%) MSTest
6 17 (1.20%) Visual Studio
7 16 (1.13%) TeamCity
8 14 (0.99%) NUnit
9 11 (0.78%) Moq
9 11 (0.78%) Plastic SCM
10 10 (0.71%) Maven
11 9 (0.64%) JUnit
12 7 (0.49%) Grunt
13 6 (0.42%) Ant
13 6 (0.42%) GCC
13 6 (0.42%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.35%) Redmine
15 4 (0.28%) FishEye
15 4 (0.28%) gulp
General
1 757 (53.46%) Finance
2 266 (18.79%) Front Office
3 147 (10.38%) Back Office
4 122 (8.62%) Banking
5 52 (3.67%) Financial Institution
6 45 (3.18%) Investment Banking
7 31 (2.19%) Games
8 24 (1.69%) Marketing
9 23 (1.62%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.56%) Billing
10 8 (0.56%) French Language
10 8 (0.56%) Retail
11 7 (0.49%) Advertising
11 7 (0.49%) Electronics
11 7 (0.49%) German Language
11 7 (0.49%) Law
11 7 (0.49%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.35%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.35%) Publishing
13 2 (0.14%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 825 (58.26%) Developer
2 380 (26.84%) C# Developer
3 181 (12.78%) .NET Developer
4 167 (11.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 151 (10.66%) Analyst
6 144 (10.17%) Java Developer
7 135 (9.53%) C++ Developer
8 127 (8.97%) Python Developer
9 118 (8.33%) Quantitative Developer
10 109 (7.70%) SQL Developer
11 97 (6.85%) Senior Developer
12 71 (5.01%) Junior
13 67 (4.73%) Software Engineer
14 64 (4.52%) Support Engineer
15 61 (4.31%) Graduate
15 61 (4.31%) WPF Developer
16 60 (4.24%) C# WPF Developer
17 56 (3.95%) Business Analyst
18 55 (3.88%) Senior C# Developer
19 54 (3.81%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (23.66%) .NET
2 205 (14.48%) WPF
3 190 (13.42%) WCF
4 103 (7.27%) HTML
5 102 (7.20%) AngularJS
6 72 (5.08%) ASP.NET
7 57 (4.03%) LINQ
8 50 (3.53%) Web Services
9 49 (3.46%) jQuery
10 46 (3.25%) Swing
11 45 (3.18%) HTML5
12 42 (2.97%) J2SE
13 40 (2.82%) CSS
13 40 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
14 38 (2.68%) XML
15 35 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
16 34 (2.40%) JMS
16 34 (2.40%) REST
17 32 (2.26%) SOAP
17 32 (2.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 376 (26.55%) Computer Science
2 159 (11.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 148 (10.45%) Mathematics
4 146 (10.31%) Algorithms
5 140 (9.89%) Equities
6 113 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
7 99 (6.99%) Derivative
8 91 (6.43%) Fixed Income
9 80 (5.65%) Data Structures
10 61 (4.31%) Fintech
11 59 (4.17%) Statistics
12 45 (3.18%) Visualisation
13 30 (2.12%) Blackberry
14 25 (1.77%) Physics
15 23 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
16 21 (1.48%) Data Centre
17 20 (1.41%) Client/Server
17 20 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 18 (1.27%) CUDA
18 18 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 315 (22.25%) Windows
2 306 (21.61%) Linux
3 197 (13.91%) Unix
4 71 (5.01%) Windows Server
5 58 (4.10%) Windows 7
6 28 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (1.62%) Android
9 19 (1.34%) CentOS
10 18 (1.27%) Ubuntu
11 15 (1.06%) Apple iOS
11 15 (1.06%) Solaris
11 15 (1.06%) Windows 10
12 14 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.92%) Windows 8
14 12 (0.85%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.35%) Debian
17 4 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (18.93%) Software Engineering
2 252 (17.80%) OO
3 237 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
4 194 (13.70%) Multithreading
5 163 (11.51%) Asset Management
6 136 (9.60%) TDD
7 130 (9.18%) Low Latency
8 115 (8.12%) Investment Management
9 87 (6.14%) OOP
10 83 (5.86%) Analytics
11 73 (5.16%) Risk Management
12 71 (5.01%) MVC
13 67 (4.73%) High-Frequency Trading
13 67 (4.73%) OOD
14 66 (4.66%) Performance Tuning
14 66 (4.66%) Project Management
14 66 (4.66%) Systematic Trading
15 64 (4.52%) Algorithmic Trading
16 58 (4.10%) Electronic Trading
17 54 (3.81%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 483 (34.11%) SQL
2 475 (33.55%) C#
3 373 (26.34%) Python
4 299 (21.12%) C++
5 284 (20.06%) Java
6 147 (10.38%) JavaScript
7 86 (6.07%) PowerShell
8 82 (5.79%) Perl
9 76 (5.37%) T-SQL
10 66 (4.66%) C
11 57 (4.03%) VBA
12 41 (2.90%) F#
13 35 (2.47%) MATLAB
14 33 (2.33%) Bash Shell
15 28 (1.98%) XPath
16 27 (1.91%) Ruby
17 26 (1.84%) PL/SQL
17 26 (1.84%) Shell Script
18 23 (1.62%) Haskell
18 23 (1.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 528 (37.29%) Degree
2 28 (1.98%) PhD
3 20 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (0.85%) CCNA
4 12 (0.85%) RHCE
5 10 (0.71%) Brainbench
5 10 (0.71%) MCP
6 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.56%) CCNP
7 8 (0.56%) MCSE
8 6 (0.42%) Sun Certification
9 5 (0.35%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.28%) CISSP
10 4 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.21%) CEH
11 3 (0.21%) CFA
11 3 (0.21%) CISM
11 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.21%) MCSA
12 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.98%) QA
2 9 (0.64%) MiFID
2 9 (0.64%) SLA
3 6 (0.42%) EMIR
4 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.071%) COBIT
5 1 (0.071%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 130 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 68 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.13%) VMware ESX
4 13 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.85%) vSphere
6 11 (0.78%) Docker
7 10 (0.71%) XenApp
8 9 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (0.56%) NFS
10 7 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.42%) MetaFrame
12 5 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.28%) LXC
13 4 (0.28%) Samba
14 3 (0.21%) Postfix
14 3 (0.21%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.14%) KVM
16 1 (0.071%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 44 (3.11%) Puppet
2 21 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.41%) Ansible
4 19 (1.34%) Nagios
5 18 (1.27%) SCCM
6 10 (0.71%) logstash
7 7 (0.49%) SCOM
8 6 (0.42%) Control-M
9 5 (0.35%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.35%) Cobbler
9 5 (0.35%) Icinga
9 5 (0.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 5 (0.35%) WSUS
9 5 (0.35%) Zenoss
10 4 (0.28%) Perfmon
11 3 (0.21%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
13 1 (0.071%) Mesos
Vendors
1 161 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 127 (8.97%) Oracle
3 87 (6.14%) VMware
4 53 (3.74%) Cisco
5 49 (3.46%) Bloomberg
6 37 (2.61%) Red Hat
7 35 (2.47%) TIBCO
8 34 (2.40%) Sybase
9 33 (2.33%) Citrix
10 25 (1.77%) Reuters
11 23 (1.62%) Calypso
12 20 (1.41%) Juniper
12 20 (1.41%) NetApp
13 19 (1.34%) Charles River
14 17 (1.20%) Murex
15 16 (1.13%) Fidessa
15 16 (1.13%) HP
16 14 (0.99%) CheckPoint
17 12 (0.85%) Altera
17 12 (0.85%) Xilinx
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Great Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum Excellent Hedge Fund Bonus and Ben
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Superb Benefits and Excellent Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + + business bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 6 days ago