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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 190 136 160
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +24
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 621 1035 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.76% 2.39% 1.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.81% 4.94% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 543 856 779
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £68,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-49.09% +61.76%
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
16287 20938 20504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.24% 48.33% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13607 17074 17024
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 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -14 116 £70,000 +3.70% 30
Mayfair -1 10 £80,000 -
Westminster - 2 £62,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £200,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 689 (54.17%) Finance
2 444 (34.91%) C#
3 416 (32.70%) SQL
4 401 (31.53%) Degree
5 362 (28.46%) Computer Science
6 342 (26.89%) Python
7 325 (25.55%) .NET
8 292 (22.96%) Linux
9 284 (22.33%) Windows
10 243 (19.10%) C++
11 236 (18.55%) Java
12 235 (18.47%) SQL Server
13 214 (16.82%) Software Engineering
14 205 (16.12%) OO
15 201 (15.80%) Agile Software Development
16 197 (15.49%) Front Office
17 159 (12.50%) Unix
18 158 (12.42%) Algorithms
19 149 (11.71%) WPF
19 149 (11.71%) Multithreading
20 148 (11.64%) Microsoft
20 148 (11.64%) Banking
21 144 (11.32%) Asset Management
21 144 (11.32%) JavaScript
22 132 (10.38%) Mathematics
23 131 (10.30%) Active Directory
24 129 (10.14%) TDD
25 128 (10.06%) Equities
26 118 (9.28%) Back Office
27 117 (9.20%) HTML

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 60 (4.72%) MS Exchange
2 30 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (1.89%) Apache
4 21 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (1.42%) Apache Spark
6 15 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (1.10%) IIS
7 14 (1.10%) OpenStack
8 11 (0.86%) Confluence
9 10 (0.79%) Mule
9 10 (0.79%) Mule ESB
10 8 (0.63%) Site Server
11 7 (0.55%) MQSeries
11 7 (0.55%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.39%) IPython
13 3 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.24%) JBoss
14 2 (0.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 75 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.28%) MS Office
3 5 (0.39%) MS Project
4 3 (0.24%) GNU Octave
4 3 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.16%) Maple
6 1 (0.079%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.079%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (1.57%) thinkFolio
2 11 (0.86%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.71%) Front Arena
4 8 (0.63%) Tradar
5 7 (0.55%) Salerio
6 5 (0.39%) Beauchamp
6 5 (0.39%) Eikon
6 5 (0.39%) Eze OMS
6 5 (0.39%) LatentZero
7 4 (0.31%) Advent Moxy
7 4 (0.31%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 4 (0.31%) Decalog
7 4 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
7 4 (0.31%) HiInvest
7 4 (0.31%) HiPortfolio
7 4 (0.31%) LongView
7 4 (0.31%) MultiFonds
7 4 (0.31%) PORTIA
7 4 (0.31%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
8 1 (0.079%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.54%) GitHub
2 24 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.18%) Office 365
4 14 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.16%) SaaS
7 1 (0.079%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.079%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.079%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.079%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.079%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.079%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.079%) Datadog
7 1 (0.079%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.079%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.079%) Heroku
7 1 (0.079%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (4.80%) TCP/IP
2 59 (4.64%) SAN
3 41 (3.22%) DNS
4 39 (3.07%) Firewall
5 35 (2.75%) DHCP
6 33 (2.59%) NAS
7 30 (2.36%) Multicast
8 29 (2.28%) LAN
9 23 (1.81%) OSPF
10 22 (1.73%) BGP
10 22 (1.73%) WAN
11 18 (1.42%) MPLS
12 17 (1.34%) VPN
13 16 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (1.26%) iSCSI
14 15 (1.18%) Ethernet
15 14 (1.10%) Network Security
16 13 (1.02%) SDH
16 13 (1.02%) SONET
17 12 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (18.47%) SQL Server
2 55 (4.32%) Relational Database
3 54 (4.25%) NoSQL
4 43 (3.38%) MongoDB
5 37 (2.91%) Big Data
6 32 (2.52%) Redis
7 22 (1.73%) Data Mining
8 21 (1.65%) RDBMS
9 20 (1.57%) Hadoop
9 20 (1.57%) MySQL
10 19 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.86%) Couchbase
15 10 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (0.71%) KDB
17 8 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 23 (1.81%) JIRA
3 16 (1.26%) TeamCity
4 14 (1.10%) Plastic SCM
5 11 (0.86%) Maven
6 10 (0.79%) FishEye
7 9 (0.71%) Subversion
8 8 (0.63%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.63%) JUnit
8 8 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.47%) Grunt
9 6 (0.47%) Selenium
9 6 (0.47%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.39%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.39%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.31%) gulp
12 3 (0.24%) Mockito
13 2 (0.16%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.16%) Karma Test Runner
13 2 (0.16%) PhantomJS
General
1 689 (54.17%) Finance
2 197 (15.49%) Front Office
3 148 (11.64%) Banking
4 118 (9.28%) Back Office
5 62 (4.87%) Financial Institution
6 48 (3.77%) Investment Banking
7 31 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 27 (2.12%) Games
9 16 (1.26%) Marketing
10 10 (0.79%) Retail
10 10 (0.79%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.63%) French Language
11 8 (0.63%) German Language
11 8 (0.63%) Law
11 8 (0.63%) Prime Brokerage
12 6 (0.47%) Advertising
13 4 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
14 3 (0.24%) Billing
14 3 (0.24%) Legal
15 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 694 (54.56%) Developer
2 329 (25.86%) C# Developer
3 181 (14.23%) .NET Developer
4 165 (12.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 125 (9.83%) Analyst
6 124 (9.75%) C++ Developer
7 118 (9.28%) Python Developer
8 104 (8.18%) Java Developer
9 87 (6.84%) SQL Developer
10 85 (6.68%) Quantitative Developer
11 68 (5.35%) Senior Developer
12 59 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
13 53 (4.17%) Junior
14 52 (4.09%) WPF Developer
15 51 (4.01%) C# WPF Developer
15 51 (4.01%) Support Analyst
16 48 (3.77%) Business Analyst
17 44 (3.46%) Administrator
17 44 (3.46%) Support Engineer
17 44 (3.46%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (25.55%) .NET
2 149 (11.71%) WPF
3 117 (9.20%) HTML
4 116 (9.12%) WCF
5 96 (7.55%) AngularJS
6 62 (4.87%) HTML5
7 57 (4.48%) ASP.NET
8 50 (3.93%) LINQ
9 45 (3.54%) CSS
10 40 (3.14%) React
11 38 (2.99%) REST
12 36 (2.83%) FIX Protocol
13 34 (2.67%) jQuery
13 34 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
14 33 (2.59%) STL
15 32 (2.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 32 (2.52%) WinForms
16 30 (2.36%) Node.js
16 30 (2.36%) NumPy
17 28 (2.20%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 362 (28.46%) Computer Science
2 158 (12.42%) Algorithms
3 132 (10.38%) Mathematics
4 128 (10.06%) Equities
5 104 (8.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 90 (7.08%) Fixed Income
7 86 (6.76%) Derivative
8 85 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
9 82 (6.45%) Data Structures
10 66 (5.19%) Fintech
11 43 (3.38%) Statistics
12 42 (3.30%) Visualisation
13 30 (2.36%) Client/Server
14 27 (2.12%) Data Centre
15 24 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (1.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 21 (1.65%) Equity Derivative
18 19 (1.49%) Market Risk
19 18 (1.42%) Blackberry
20 17 (1.34%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 292 (22.96%) Linux
2 284 (22.33%) Windows
3 159 (12.50%) Unix
4 74 (5.82%) Windows Server
5 42 (3.30%) Windows 7
6 39 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (2.44%) Android
8 30 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (2.20%) CentOS
10 26 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (1.81%) Apple iOS
12 20 (1.57%) Ubuntu
13 16 (1.26%) Windows 10
14 15 (1.18%) Mac OS X
14 15 (1.18%) Solaris
15 9 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.55%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.47%) Debian
17 6 (0.47%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (16.82%) Software Engineering
2 205 (16.12%) OO
3 201 (15.80%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (11.71%) Multithreading
5 144 (11.32%) Asset Management
6 129 (10.14%) TDD
7 117 (9.20%) Low Latency
8 105 (8.25%) Investment Management
9 78 (6.13%) OOP
10 65 (5.11%) High-Frequency Trading
11 63 (4.95%) Project Management
12 61 (4.80%) Systematic Trading
13 58 (4.56%) MVC
14 57 (4.48%) Analytics
15 56 (4.40%) OOD
16 54 (4.25%) Algorithmic Trading
17 53 (4.17%) SDLC
17 53 (4.17%) Software Architecture
18 52 (4.09%) Functional Programming
19 50 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 444 (34.91%) C#
2 416 (32.70%) SQL
3 342 (26.89%) Python
4 243 (19.10%) C++
5 236 (18.55%) Java
6 144 (11.32%) JavaScript
7 79 (6.21%) PowerShell
8 74 (5.82%) Perl
9 60 (4.72%) F#
10 59 (4.64%) C
11 48 (3.77%) T-SQL
12 40 (3.14%) VBA
13 36 (2.83%) Scala
14 26 (2.04%) Bash Shell
15 23 (1.81%) Haskell
16 22 (1.73%) Ruby
17 20 (1.57%) PHP
18 18 (1.42%) Shell Script
19 17 (1.34%) TypeScript
20 16 (1.26%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 401 (31.53%) Degree
2 25 (1.97%) PhD
3 23 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (1.26%) CCNP
5 11 (0.86%) CCIE
6 9 (0.71%) CCNA
7 7 (0.55%) RHCE
8 5 (0.39%) MCP
8 5 (0.39%) MCSE
8 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.31%) CFA
9 4 (0.31%) CISSP
9 4 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.24%) CEH
10 3 (0.24%) CISM
10 3 (0.24%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.16%) ISEB
11 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.81%) QA
2 11 (0.86%) MiFID
3 6 (0.47%) EMIR
4 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.079%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.079%) COBIT
5 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.079%) SLA
System Software
1 131 (10.30%) Active Directory
2 58 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.81%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.49%) Docker
5 15 (1.18%) XenApp
6 11 (0.86%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.86%) vSphere
7 10 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (0.63%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.47%) MetaFrame
10 4 (0.31%) LXC
10 4 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.16%) NFS
11 2 (0.16%) Postfix
11 2 (0.16%) Samba
11 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.079%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.079%) Snort
12 1 (0.079%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 53 (4.17%) Puppet
2 49 (3.85%) Ansible
3 33 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.10%) SCCM
5 12 (0.94%) Nagios
6 7 (0.55%) Oracle ZFS
7 6 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.39%) CFEngine
8 5 (0.39%) Cobbler
8 5 (0.39%) Control-M
8 5 (0.39%) Icinga
8 5 (0.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (0.39%) Rundeck
8 5 (0.39%) Zenoss
9 4 (0.31%) SCOM
10 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.24%) Salt
11 2 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.079%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 148 (11.64%) Microsoft
2 88 (6.92%) Oracle
3 79 (6.21%) VMware
4 59 (4.64%) Cisco
5 38 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 36 (2.83%) Bloomberg
7 32 (2.52%) Citrix
8 30 (2.36%) Juniper
8 30 (2.36%) Sybase
9 21 (1.65%) Charles River
9 21 (1.65%) Reuters
10 20 (1.57%) CheckPoint
11 17 (1.34%) TIBCO
12 16 (1.26%) NetApp
13 14 (1.10%) Calypso
14 13 (1.02%) Fidessa
15 12 (0.94%) Altera
15 12 (0.94%) Atlassian
15 12 (0.94%) Palo Alto
15 12 (0.94%) Xilinx
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £110000 - £150000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + 50-100% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £105,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday