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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 144 171 141
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -30
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 937 827 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.12% 1.78% 2.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.56% 4.03% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 809 717 715
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -10.00%
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
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 August 2015.

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 August 2015. 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 0 162 £67,500 +17.39% 52
Mayfair +2 13 £85,000 +54.54%
Docklands, London - 6 £75,000 -
Wimbledon - 5 £69,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1132 (60.79%) Finance
2 772 (41.46%) SQL
3 633 (34.00%) Degree
4 624 (33.51%) C#
5 540 (29.00%) Windows
6 534 (28.68%) Computer Science
7 526 (28.25%) SQL Server
8 452 (24.27%) .NET
9 355 (19.07%) Linux
10 344 (18.47%) Java
11 333 (17.88%) Front Office
12 328 (17.62%) Python
13 327 (17.56%) Microsoft
14 307 (16.49%) Asset Management
15 289 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
16 274 (14.72%) C++
17 253 (13.59%) Banking
18 249 (13.37%) UNIX
19 247 (13.27%) Software Engineering
20 245 (13.16%) OO
21 242 (13.00%) JavaScript
22 236 (12.67%) Oracle
23 217 (11.65%) Perl
24 212 (11.39%) Derivative
25 203 (10.90%) MS Excel
26 190 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 179 (9.61%) Multithreading
28 177 (9.51%) PowerShell
29 173 (9.29%) WPF
30 171 (9.18%) TDD

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 116 (6.23%) MS Exchange
2 90 (4.83%) SharePoint
3 66 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 51 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 21 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
7 20 (1.07%) IIS
8 13 (0.70%) Tomcat
8 13 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (0.48%) Lync
10 8 (0.43%) Apache
11 6 (0.32%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.16%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.16%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.16%) JBoss
14 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 203 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 144 (7.73%) MS Office
3 12 (0.64%) MS Project
4 10 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.16%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.11%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 28 (1.50%) Markit EDM
2 14 (0.75%) thinkFolio
3 11 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
4 10 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (0.54%) ION MarketView
5 9 (0.48%) SimCorp Dimension
6 8 (0.43%) Beauchamp
6 8 (0.43%) LatentZero
7 6 (0.32%) Advent Geneva
8 5 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.27%) Endur
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.16%) HiInvest
10 3 (0.16%) HiPerformance
10 3 (0.16%) Decalog
10 3 (0.16%) LongView
10 3 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (0.16%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
11 1 (0.054%) Investran
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.27%) SaaS
4 2 (0.11%) Office 365
4 2 (0.11%) GitHub
4 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.054%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 96 (5.16%) TCP/IP
2 92 (4.94%) LAN
2 92 (4.94%) WAN
3 88 (4.73%) Firewall
4 58 (3.11%) Network Security
5 53 (2.85%) SAN
5 53 (2.85%) DNS
6 51 (2.74%) DHCP
7 31 (1.66%) VPN
8 22 (1.18%) BGP
9 21 (1.13%) Multicast
10 20 (1.07%) Junos
11 17 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (0.70%) EIGRP
12 13 (0.70%) VLAN
13 12 (0.64%) NAS
13 12 (0.64%) OSPF
14 11 (0.59%) iSCSI
15 10 (0.54%) Internet
15 10 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 526 (28.25%) SQL Server
2 136 (7.30%) Relational Database
3 84 (4.51%) RDBMS
3 84 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (2.74%) MongoDB
7 48 (2.58%) NoSQL
8 39 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 38 (2.04%) Oracle Database
10 35 (1.88%) Big Data
11 34 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
13 26 (1.40%) Redis
14 23 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
14 23 (1.24%) MySQL
15 21 (1.13%) Hadoop
16 18 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (0.81%) HBase
18 13 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 50 (2.69%) Git (software)
2 46 (2.47%) JIRA
3 29 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (1.56%) Mercurial
4 25 (1.34%) Subversion
5 14 (0.75%) NUnit
6 11 (0.59%) Maven
7 9 (0.48%) MSI
7 9 (0.48%) Moq
7 9 (0.48%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.48%) gulp
8 7 (0.38%) Plastic SCM
8 7 (0.38%) JUnit
8 7 (0.38%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.32%) FitNesse
9 6 (0.32%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.27%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.27%) Selenium
10 5 (0.27%) CruiseControl
10 5 (0.27%) InstallShield
General
1 1132 (60.79%) Finance
2 333 (17.88%) Front Office
3 253 (13.59%) Banking
4 139 (7.47%) Investment Banking
5 118 (6.34%) Financial Institution
6 111 (5.96%) Back Office
7 28 (1.50%) Retail
8 25 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 23 (1.24%) Games
10 18 (0.97%) Private Banking
11 17 (0.91%) Law
12 13 (0.70%) Legal
12 13 (0.70%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.38%) Marketing
14 3 (0.16%) French Language
14 3 (0.16%) German Language
15 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
15 2 (0.11%) Advertising
16 1 (0.054%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 767 (41.19%) Developer
2 371 (19.92%) Analyst
3 323 (17.35%) C# Developer
4 206 (11.06%) Support Analyst
5 158 (8.49%) C# .NET Developer
6 148 (7.95%) Applications Support
7 139 (7.47%) Senior Developer
8 135 (7.25%) Junior
9 120 (6.44%) .NET Developer
10 107 (5.75%) Graduate
11 97 (5.21%) Network Engineer
12 85 (4.56%) C++ Developer
12 85 (4.56%) Senior C# Developer
13 84 (4.51%) Java Developer
14 83 (4.46%) Applications Support Analyst
15 76 (4.08%) Consultant
16 62 (3.33%) Business Analyst
16 62 (3.33%) Junior Developer
17 60 (3.22%) Desktop Support
18 56 (3.01%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (24.27%) .NET
2 173 (9.29%) WPF
3 145 (7.79%) WCF
4 142 (7.63%) ASP.NET
5 140 (7.52%) HTML
6 124 (6.66%) CSS
7 123 (6.61%) AngularJS
8 122 (6.55%) FIX Protocol
9 107 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 78 (4.19%) HTML5
11 70 (3.76%) .NET Framework
11 70 (3.76%) XML
12 59 (3.17%) WinForms
13 57 (3.06%) Web Services
14 56 (3.01%) jQuery
15 55 (2.95%) Pandas
16 52 (2.79%) Middleware
17 51 (2.74%) NumPy
18 48 (2.58%) SciPy
19 38 (2.04%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 534 (28.68%) Computer Science
2 212 (11.39%) Derivative
3 190 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 166 (8.92%) Equities
5 164 (8.81%) Mathematics
6 145 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
7 139 (7.47%) Fixed Income
8 123 (6.61%) Algorithms
9 88 (4.73%) Data Structures
10 78 (4.19%) Management Information System
11 59 (3.17%) Data Centre
12 57 (3.06%) Physics
13 44 (2.36%) User Experience
14 43 (2.31%) Visualisation
15 42 (2.26%) Equity Derivative
16 41 (2.20%) Blackberry
17 38 (2.04%) Replication
18 25 (1.34%) Statistics
19 24 (1.29%) Grid Computing
20 21 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 540 (29.00%) Windows
2 355 (19.07%) Linux
3 249 (13.37%) UNIX
4 135 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (4.67%) Windows 7
6 62 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (1.34%) Solaris
10 23 (1.24%) CentOS
11 21 (1.13%) Windows XP
12 13 (0.70%) Android
13 9 (0.48%) Debian
13 9 (0.48%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.43%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.16%) Fedora
17 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (16.49%) Asset Management
2 289 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (13.27%) Software Engineering
4 245 (13.16%) OO
5 179 (9.61%) Multithreading
6 171 (9.18%) TDD
7 135 (7.25%) Risk Management
8 125 (6.71%) Low Latency
9 111 (5.96%) MVC
10 102 (5.48%) Investment Management
11 96 (5.16%) Electronic Trading
12 90 (4.83%) Analytics
13 88 (4.73%) OOP
14 87 (4.67%) Unit Testing
15 85 (4.56%) BDD
16 83 (4.46%) OOD
17 80 (4.30%) Information Security
17 80 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
18 72 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
19 69 (3.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 772 (41.46%) SQL
2 624 (33.51%) C#
3 344 (18.47%) Java
4 328 (17.62%) Python
5 274 (14.72%) C++
6 242 (13.00%) JavaScript
7 217 (11.65%) Perl
8 177 (9.51%) PowerShell
9 103 (5.53%) VBA
10 81 (4.35%) T-SQL
11 58 (3.11%) Bash Shell
12 33 (1.77%) C
13 31 (1.66%) F#
14 26 (1.40%) Scala
15 25 (1.34%) XPath
16 24 (1.29%) PL/SQL
17 18 (0.97%) Shell Script
17 18 (0.97%) Ruby
18 16 (0.86%) VB.NET
19 15 (0.81%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 633 (34.00%) Degree
2 81 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 80 (4.30%) PhD
4 62 (3.33%) CCNA
5 30 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (1.34%) CCSA
7 24 (1.29%) CCNP
8 23 (1.24%) CISSP
9 21 (1.13%) Brainbench
10 18 (0.97%) MCSE
11 12 (0.64%) CCSE
12 11 (0.59%) Sun Certification
13 10 (0.54%) MCITP
14 9 (0.48%) ISEB
15 8 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 7 (0.38%) CFA
17 6 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 5 (0.27%) GIAC
19 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.63%) QA
2 13 (0.70%) SLA
3 8 (0.43%) EMIR
4 6 (0.32%) AIFMD
5 4 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.16%) MiFID
6 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.11%) UCITS
8 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.054%) Basel III
8 1 (0.054%) Basel II
System Software
1 167 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 70 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (2.42%) VMware ESX
4 25 (1.34%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.34%) vSphere
5 18 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (0.97%) Firmware
6 16 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
7 10 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.48%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.21%) XenApp
9 4 (0.21%) NFS
10 3 (0.16%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.16%) Samba
10 3 (0.16%) Postfix
10 3 (0.16%) UAG
11 2 (0.11%) XenServer
11 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.054%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 36 (1.93%) SCCM
2 33 (1.77%) Puppet
3 29 (1.56%) WSUS
4 20 (1.07%) Nagios
5 15 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.59%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.54%) CFEngine
7 10 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
7 10 (0.54%) SCOM
8 7 (0.38%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.38%) AirWatch
9 6 (0.32%) HP SIM
9 6 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
9 6 (0.32%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (0.27%) Control-M
10 5 (0.27%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.21%) Icinga
11 4 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 327 (17.56%) Microsoft
2 236 (12.67%) Oracle
3 130 (6.98%) VMware
4 126 (6.77%) Cisco
5 87 (4.67%) HP
5 87 (4.67%) Bloomberg
6 74 (3.97%) Citrix
7 62 (3.33%) Sybase
8 47 (2.52%) Red Hat
9 46 (2.47%) Reuters
10 42 (2.26%) Atlassian
11 41 (2.20%) CheckPoint
12 39 (2.09%) NetApp
13 32 (1.72%) Juniper
14 29 (1.56%) Splunk
15 25 (1.34%) Charles River
16 22 (1.18%) TIBCO
17 21 (1.13%) SolarWinds
18 20 (1.07%) SAP
19 18 (0.97%) Sun
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago