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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 154 139 128
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 889 952 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.96% 2.10% 2.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.51% 4.56% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 792 785 853
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -
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
19700 20899 23058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.41% 46.16% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16057 17205 19519
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,511 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,000 £85,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -24 167 £57,500 -4.16% 37
Mayfair -1 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1180 (66.82%) Finance
2 628 (35.56%) C#
3 623 (35.28%) SQL
4 529 (29.95%) Windows
5 460 (26.05%) Degree
6 448 (25.37%) SQL Server
7 377 (21.35%) Computer Science
8 357 (20.22%) .NET
9 352 (19.93%) Java
10 342 (19.37%) C++
11 339 (19.20%) Linux
12 330 (18.69%) Front Office
13 321 (18.18%) Python
14 290 (16.42%) Banking
15 274 (15.52%) Microsoft
16 268 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
17 254 (14.38%) UNIX
17 254 (14.38%) OO
18 245 (13.87%) Active Directory
19 227 (12.85%) Perl
20 218 (12.34%) WPF
21 214 (12.12%) Investment Management
22 206 (11.66%) Asset Management
23 201 (11.38%) Multithreading
24 192 (10.87%) Derivative
25 186 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
26 181 (10.25%) TDD
27 174 (9.85%) MS Exchange
28 170 (9.63%) Low Latency
29 169 (9.57%) MS Excel

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 174 (9.85%) MS Exchange
2 128 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 45 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 40 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 26 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (1.13%) IIS
8 17 (0.96%) Lync
9 14 (0.79%) Node.js
9 14 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (0.79%) WebSphere
10 13 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (0.57%) Apache
12 7 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
13 6 (0.34%) GemFire
13 6 (0.34%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
14 5 (0.28%) SAS
15 4 (0.23%) MQSeries
16 3 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 169 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 126 (7.13%) MS Office
3 18 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (0.74%) SPSS
5 13 (0.74%) S-PLUS
5 13 (0.74%) Stata
6 11 (0.62%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.40%) MS Project
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.057%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 16 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (0.91%) Advent Geneva
2 7 (0.40%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 7 (0.40%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.34%) LatentZero
4 3 (0.17%) Front Arena
4 3 (0.17%) Advent Moxy
4 3 (0.17%) PORTIA
5 2 (0.11%) Beauchamp
6 1 (0.057%) RMDS
6 1 (0.057%) Maximo
6 1 (0.057%) Eikon
6 1 (0.057%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (0.57%) Office 365
3 4 (0.23%) IaaS
3 4 (0.23%) SaaS
4 3 (0.17%) GitHub
5 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 142 (8.04%) TCP/IP
2 120 (6.80%) DNS
3 106 (6.00%) Firewall
4 89 (5.04%) LAN
5 79 (4.47%) WAN
6 75 (4.25%) DHCP
7 66 (3.74%) SAN
7 66 (3.74%) VPN
8 49 (2.77%) iSCSI
9 45 (2.55%) Network Security
10 43 (2.43%) Cisco IOS
11 37 (2.10%) BGP
12 35 (1.98%) FTP
13 31 (1.76%) EIGRP
14 26 (1.47%) Multicast
15 24 (1.36%) NAS
16 22 (1.25%) Wireless
16 22 (1.25%) RIP
17 19 (1.08%) Internet
17 19 (1.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 448 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 74 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (3.91%) Relational Database
5 65 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 54 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 37 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (1.93%) Big Data
9 31 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (1.47%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.30%) MySQL
12 19 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (1.02%) MongoDB
14 17 (0.96%) OLAP
15 15 (0.85%) Oracle Database
16 13 (0.74%) KDB
17 10 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
18 9 (0.51%) Hadoop
18 9 (0.51%) HBase
19 7 (0.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 38 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (1.81%) NUnit
3 29 (1.64%) Maven
4 24 (1.36%) Visual Studio
5 17 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 15 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
7 14 (0.79%) JIRA
8 12 (0.68%) JUnit
9 11 (0.62%) Eclipse
9 11 (0.62%) Cucumber
10 10 (0.57%) SpecFlow
10 10 (0.57%) Subversion
11 9 (0.51%) GCC
12 8 (0.45%) FitNesse
13 7 (0.40%) Selenium
13 7 (0.40%) GoogleTest
13 7 (0.40%) CppUnit
14 6 (0.34%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.28%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.28%) Jasmine
General
1 1180 (66.82%) Finance
2 330 (18.69%) Front Office
3 290 (16.42%) Banking
4 144 (8.15%) Investment Banking
5 138 (7.81%) Financial Institution
6 126 (7.13%) Back Office
7 52 (2.94%) Legal
8 28 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.59%) Games
9 17 (0.96%) Law
10 11 (0.62%) Retail
11 9 (0.51%) Electronics
12 7 (0.40%) Marketing
13 6 (0.34%) Advertising
13 6 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.23%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.17%) German Language
16 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.11%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 868 (49.15%) Developer
2 338 (19.14%) C# Developer
3 241 (13.65%) Analyst
4 137 (7.76%) C++ Developer
5 133 (7.53%) Java Developer
5 133 (7.53%) Junior
6 129 (7.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 107 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 93 (5.27%) Support Analyst
9 92 (5.21%) Software Developer
10 84 (4.76%) Junior Developer
11 75 (4.25%) .NET Developer
11 75 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 72 (4.08%) Graduate
13 70 (3.96%) Python Developer
14 69 (3.91%) Business Analyst
14 69 (3.91%) Network Engineer
15 64 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 59 (3.34%) Applications Support
17 48 (2.72%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (20.22%) .NET
2 218 (12.34%) WPF
3 150 (8.49%) ASP.NET
4 123 (6.96%) WCF
5 111 (6.29%) HTML
6 98 (5.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 87 (4.93%) WinForms
8 68 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 58 (3.28%) HTML5
10 57 (3.23%) CSS
11 55 (3.11%) STL
12 53 (3.00%) AngularJS
13 52 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 49 (2.77%) Web Services
15 39 (2.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 38 (2.15%) Pandas
17 36 (2.04%) LINQ
18 33 (1.87%) Spring
19 29 (1.64%) XML
20 27 (1.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 377 (21.35%) Computer Science
2 192 (10.87%) Derivative
3 151 (8.55%) Algorithms
4 149 (8.44%) Mathematics
5 147 (8.32%) Equities
6 133 (7.53%) Fixed Income
7 126 (7.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 123 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
9 103 (5.83%) Blackberry
10 84 (4.76%) Physics
11 79 (4.47%) Open Source
12 61 (3.45%) Data Structures
13 47 (2.66%) Visualisation
14 46 (2.60%) Statistics
15 42 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
16 32 (1.81%) Credit Risk
17 25 (1.42%) N-Tier
18 18 (1.02%) Management Information System
18 18 (1.02%) Clustering
18 18 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 529 (29.95%) Windows
2 339 (19.20%) Linux
3 254 (14.38%) UNIX
4 186 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 107 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 85 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 72 (4.08%) Windows XP
8 67 (3.79%) Solaris
9 65 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 50 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (1.64%) CentOS
12 21 (1.19%) Android
13 12 (0.68%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.51%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.28%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.28%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.057%) SUSE
17 1 (0.057%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (14.38%) OO
3 214 (12.12%) Investment Management
4 206 (11.66%) Asset Management
5 201 (11.38%) Multithreading
6 181 (10.25%) TDD
7 170 (9.63%) Low Latency
8 154 (8.72%) Software Engineering
9 143 (8.10%) MVC
10 110 (6.23%) Algorithmic Trading
11 93 (5.27%) Project Management
12 83 (4.70%) Analytics
13 66 (3.74%) Risk Management
14 59 (3.34%) Fund Management
15 54 (3.06%) Mentoring
16 53 (3.00%) Data Analysis
17 52 (2.94%) Scrum
18 50 (2.83%) Disaster Recovery
19 49 (2.77%) ETL
20 48 (2.72%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 628 (35.56%) C#
2 623 (35.28%) SQL
3 352 (19.93%) Java
4 342 (19.37%) C++
5 321 (18.18%) Python
6 227 (12.85%) Perl
7 127 (7.19%) JavaScript
8 110 (6.23%) PowerShell
9 104 (5.89%) VBA
10 96 (5.44%) T-SQL
11 75 (4.25%) C
12 70 (3.96%) Bash Shell
13 51 (2.89%) F#
14 34 (1.93%) PL/SQL
15 31 (1.76%) Ruby
16 29 (1.64%) Shell Script
17 27 (1.53%) MATLAB
18 23 (1.30%) PHP
19 20 (1.13%) Scala
20 19 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 460 (26.05%) Degree
2 70 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (3.11%) PhD
4 43 (2.43%) CCNA
5 36 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (1.76%) CCNP
6 31 (1.76%) CFA
7 25 (1.42%) MCSE
8 21 (1.19%) CISSP
9 18 (1.02%) MCITP
10 13 (0.74%) CCIE
11 11 (0.62%) MCSA
12 8 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.40%) CCSA
14 6 (0.34%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.28%) PMP
15 5 (0.28%) ISEB
16 4 (0.23%) CISA
16 4 (0.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (1.70%) QA
2 29 (1.64%) SLA
3 19 (1.08%) EMIR
4 18 (1.02%) UCITS
5 17 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
6 7 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.11%) Basel III
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.057%) COBIT
9 1 (0.057%) MiFID
System Software
1 245 (13.87%) Active Directory
2 110 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (3.17%) VMware ESX
4 45 (2.55%) vSphere
5 39 (2.21%) XenApp
6 25 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
7 24 (1.36%) Hyper-V
8 17 (0.96%) MetaFrame
8 17 (0.96%) NFS
9 14 (0.79%) Firmware
10 10 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (0.45%) Xen
11 8 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.23%) XenServer
12 4 (0.23%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.17%) Samba
14 2 (0.11%) Postfix
15 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.057%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 46 (2.60%) Puppet
2 45 (2.55%) NetBackup
3 36 (2.04%) SCCM
4 27 (1.53%) ITRS Geneos
5 18 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 17 (0.96%) SCOM
7 15 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 13 (0.74%) HP SIM
9 12 (0.68%) Backup Exec
10 9 (0.51%) Nagios
11 6 (0.34%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.34%) Control-M
12 4 (0.23%) Cacti
12 4 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
13 3 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.17%) WSUS
13 3 (0.17%) YUM
14 2 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
14 2 (0.11%) CFEngine
15 1 (0.057%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 274 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 169 (9.57%) VMware
3 144 (8.15%) Cisco
4 140 (7.93%) Bloomberg
5 126 (7.13%) Oracle
6 108 (6.12%) Citrix
6 108 (6.12%) Reuters
7 72 (4.08%) NetApp
8 69 (3.91%) HP
9 50 (2.83%) Symantec
10 49 (2.77%) Juniper
11 46 (2.60%) Red Hat
12 42 (2.38%) CheckPoint
13 34 (1.93%) Sybase
14 27 (1.53%) Avaya
15 23 (1.30%) Advent
16 21 (1.19%) Sophos
17 16 (0.91%) IBM
18 15 (0.85%) TIBCO
19 14 (0.79%) Telerik
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits, training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Front Office Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + guranteed bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £29k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago