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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 176 165 184
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 734 911 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.86% 2.05% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.06% 4.35% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 657 772 751
Median salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £72,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +61.11%
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
18070 20934 22073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.86% 47.08% 45.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15262 17026 18008
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 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +30 134 £82,500 +22.22% 38
Mayfair -2 6 £87,500 +32.07%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 939 (56.43%) Finance
2 635 (38.16%) Degree
3 578 (34.74%) C#
4 576 (34.62%) SQL
5 462 (27.76%) SQL Server
6 456 (27.40%) Python
7 448 (26.92%) Computer Science
8 387 (23.26%) Front Office
9 379 (22.78%) C++
10 375 (22.54%) .NET
11 369 (22.18%) Windows
12 349 (20.97%) Java
13 344 (20.67%) Linux
14 289 (17.37%) Software Engineering
15 255 (15.32%) Unix
16 249 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
17 240 (14.42%) OO
18 232 (13.94%) WCF
19 229 (13.76%) WPF
20 225 (13.52%) Asset Management
21 208 (12.50%) Multithreading
22 194 (11.66%) Microsoft
23 191 (11.48%) JavaScript
24 174 (10.46%) Equities
25 171 (10.28%) Back Office
26 170 (10.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 160 (9.62%) TDD
28 150 (9.01%) Mathematics
29 147 (8.83%) Low Latency
29 147 (8.83%) Banking

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 63 (3.79%) MS Exchange
2 27 (1.62%) IIS
3 24 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (1.02%) SharePoint
5 16 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (0.78%) Apache
7 12 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (0.54%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.48%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.36%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (0.24%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.18%) Jetty
13 3 (0.18%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.12%) nginx
14 2 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.060%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.060%) Confluence
Applications
1 109 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 51 (3.06%) MS Office
3 13 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (0.60%) S-PLUS
5 7 (0.42%) MS Project
5 7 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.30%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.12%) Maple
8 1 (0.060%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 18 (1.08%) Salerio
2 14 (0.84%) Beauchamp
3 12 (0.72%) Front Arena
3 12 (0.72%) Markit EDM
3 12 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
3 12 (0.72%) thinkFolio
4 7 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.36%) Endur
5 6 (0.36%) Tradar
6 5 (0.30%) LatentZero
6 5 (0.30%) PORTIA
7 4 (0.24%) Advent Moxy
7 4 (0.24%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 4 (0.24%) Decalog
7 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.24%) Eze OMS
7 4 (0.24%) HiInvest
7 4 (0.24%) LongView
8 3 (0.18%) Hi Portfolio
8 3 (0.18%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.78%) GitHub
2 12 (0.72%) Office 365
3 9 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.060%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.060%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.00%) Multicast
2 47 (2.82%) DNS
2 47 (2.82%) SAN
3 46 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 34 (2.04%) DHCP
4 34 (2.04%) Firewall
5 32 (1.92%) WAN
6 31 (1.86%) HTTP
7 30 (1.80%) LAN
8 24 (1.44%) Ethernet
9 21 (1.26%) MPLS
9 21 (1.26%) SDH
9 21 (1.26%) SONET
10 16 (0.96%) Intranet
11 11 (0.66%) LDAP
11 11 (0.66%) NetScaler
12 10 (0.60%) BGP
12 10 (0.60%) Wireshark
13 9 (0.54%) FTP
13 9 (0.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 462 (27.76%) SQL Server
2 97 (5.83%) Relational Database
3 58 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (3.37%) Data Mining
4 56 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 28 (1.68%) NoSQL
6 28 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 28 (1.68%) Redis
7 24 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 16 (0.96%) MySQL
10 15 (0.90%) Big Data
11 13 (0.78%) Hazelcast
11 13 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (0.72%) DB2
12 12 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (0.72%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 12 (0.72%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 51 (3.06%) Subversion
2 39 (2.34%) JIRA
3 33 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (1.86%) Git (software)
5 28 (1.68%) TeamCity
6 23 (1.38%) Visual Studio
7 17 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
8 16 (0.96%) MSTest
9 15 (0.90%) NUnit
10 13 (0.78%) JUnit
11 11 (0.66%) Moq
12 9 (0.54%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.48%) Ant
13 8 (0.48%) GCC
13 8 (0.48%) Jenkins
13 8 (0.48%) Plastic SCM
13 8 (0.48%) Redmine
13 8 (0.48%) Selenium
14 7 (0.42%) Grunt
15 6 (0.36%) Maven
General
1 939 (56.43%) Finance
2 387 (23.26%) Front Office
3 171 (10.28%) Back Office
4 147 (8.83%) Banking
5 67 (4.03%) Investment Banking
6 54 (3.25%) Financial Institution
7 24 (1.44%) Games
8 23 (1.38%) Marketing
9 22 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.02%) Retail
11 9 (0.54%) French Language
12 8 (0.48%) German Language
13 7 (0.42%) Billing
13 7 (0.42%) Electronics
13 7 (0.42%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.36%) Publishing
15 5 (0.30%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.30%) Law
16 3 (0.18%) Legal
16 3 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 975 (58.59%) Developer
2 431 (25.90%) C# Developer
3 205 (12.32%) Analyst
4 189 (11.36%) .NET Developer
5 178 (10.70%) Java Developer
6 177 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 169 (10.16%) C++ Developer
8 160 (9.62%) Python Developer
9 144 (8.65%) SQL Developer
10 125 (7.51%) Quantitative Developer
10 125 (7.51%) Senior Developer
11 101 (6.07%) Software Engineer
12 97 (5.83%) Junior
13 89 (5.35%) Support Engineer
14 82 (4.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 79 (4.75%) Support Analyst
16 77 (4.63%) Programmer
17 69 (4.15%) Graduate
18 64 (3.85%) WPF Developer
19 63 (3.79%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (22.54%) .NET
2 232 (13.94%) WCF
3 229 (13.76%) WPF
4 131 (7.87%) AngularJS
5 101 (6.07%) HTML
6 95 (5.71%) ASP.NET
7 68 (4.09%) Web Services
8 63 (3.79%) jQuery
9 60 (3.61%) LINQ
10 57 (3.43%) J2SE
11 49 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
11 49 (2.94%) SOAP
12 47 (2.82%) HTML5
12 47 (2.82%) XML
13 45 (2.70%) Swing
14 44 (2.64%) JMS
15 43 (2.58%) .NET Framework
16 40 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (2.40%) CSS
17 35 (2.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 448 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 174 (10.46%) Equities
3 170 (10.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 150 (9.01%) Mathematics
5 147 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
6 130 (7.81%) Algorithms
7 117 (7.03%) Derivative
8 116 (6.97%) Fixed Income
9 63 (3.79%) Data Structures
10 53 (3.19%) Statistics
11 52 (3.13%) Fintech
12 39 (2.34%) Data Centre
13 36 (2.16%) Blackberry
13 36 (2.16%) Visualisation
14 34 (2.04%) Physics
15 22 (1.32%) Client/Server
15 22 (1.32%) N-Tier
16 19 (1.14%) Management Information System
17 16 (0.96%) CUDA
18 14 (0.84%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 369 (22.18%) Windows
2 344 (20.67%) Linux
3 255 (15.32%) Unix
4 79 (4.75%) Windows Server
5 68 (4.09%) Windows 7
6 33 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (1.14%) Android
10 17 (1.02%) Solaris
10 17 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (0.90%) CentOS
12 14 (0.84%) Apple iOS
13 13 (0.78%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.78%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.72%) Windows 10
15 10 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
16 9 (0.54%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.24%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (17.37%) Software Engineering
2 249 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (14.42%) OO
4 225 (13.52%) Asset Management
5 208 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 160 (9.62%) TDD
7 147 (8.83%) Low Latency
8 116 (6.97%) Investment Management
9 105 (6.31%) Risk Management
10 90 (5.41%) MVC
11 86 (5.17%) Analytics
12 81 (4.87%) Algorithmic Trading
13 76 (4.57%) Electronic Trading
14 74 (4.45%) Unit Testing
15 72 (4.33%) OOD
16 70 (4.21%) OOP
17 69 (4.15%) Project Management
17 69 (4.15%) Systematic Trading
18 66 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
19 61 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 578 (34.74%) C#
2 576 (34.62%) SQL
3 456 (27.40%) Python
4 379 (22.78%) C++
5 349 (20.97%) Java
6 191 (11.48%) JavaScript
7 119 (7.15%) Perl
8 89 (5.35%) T-SQL
9 85 (5.11%) PowerShell
10 81 (4.87%) VBA
11 75 (4.51%) C
12 64 (3.85%) Bash Shell
13 48 (2.88%) MATLAB
14 41 (2.46%) XPath
15 34 (2.04%) Ruby
16 25 (1.50%) Shell Script
17 22 (1.32%) R
17 22 (1.32%) Scala
18 18 (1.08%) F#
18 18 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 635 (38.16%) Degree
2 44 (2.64%) PhD
3 27 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (1.32%) Brainbench
5 20 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.08%) CCNA
7 16 (0.96%) MCSE
8 14 (0.84%) RHCE
9 13 (0.78%) CCNP
10 12 (0.72%) Sun Certification
11 11 (0.66%) MCP
12 8 (0.48%) MCSA
13 7 (0.42%) CFA
13 7 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 4 (0.24%) MCITP
15 4 (0.24%) VCP5
15 4 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (1.86%) QA
2 25 (1.50%) SLA
3 9 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.42%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.18%) MiFID
6 1 (0.060%) COBIT
6 1 (0.060%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 147 (8.83%) Active Directory
2 83 (4.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.14%) VMware ESX
4 14 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
6 11 (0.66%) NFS
7 10 (0.60%) XenApp
8 9 (0.54%) Hyper-V
9 8 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.42%) vSphere
11 6 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (0.30%) MetaFrame
12 5 (0.30%) Samba
13 4 (0.24%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.18%) Postfix
14 3 (0.18%) Xen
15 2 (0.12%) Docker
15 2 (0.12%) HDFS
15 2 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 44 (2.64%) Puppet
2 30 (1.80%) Nagios
3 22 (1.32%) SCCM
4 17 (1.02%) logstash
5 8 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.48%) SCOM
6 7 (0.42%) Control-M
7 5 (0.30%) Ansible
7 5 (0.30%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.30%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.30%) WSUS
8 4 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.24%) Perfmon
9 2 (0.12%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.12%) Icinga
9 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.12%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.060%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.060%) Graphite
10 1 (0.060%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 194 (11.66%) Microsoft
2 147 (8.83%) Oracle
3 101 (6.07%) VMware
4 63 (3.79%) Bloomberg
5 57 (3.43%) Cisco
6 48 (2.88%) Red Hat
7 46 (2.76%) Citrix
8 42 (2.52%) Sybase
9 35 (2.10%) TIBCO
10 24 (1.44%) Calypso
11 23 (1.38%) Murex
11 23 (1.38%) Reuters
12 22 (1.32%) Charles River
13 21 (1.26%) NetApp
14 19 (1.14%) Fidessa
14 19 (1.14%) Juniper
14 19 (1.14%) ServiceNow
15 18 (1.08%) HP
16 15 (0.90%) IBM
16 15 (0.90%) Sun
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £999999 per annum + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £180000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £200000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago