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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 163 136 103
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -33
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 828 932 1337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.78% 2.12% 2.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.92% 5.31% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 719 716 1076
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
16843 17558 20269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.27% 39.86% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13768 14293 17442
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 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 28 August 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 -22 186 £57,500 -4.16% 44
Canary Wharf 0 1 £60,000 -40.00%
Mayfair -2 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1189 (65.08%) Finance
2 666 (36.45%) C#
3 654 (35.80%) SQL
4 562 (30.76%) Windows
5 468 (25.62%) Degree
6 445 (24.36%) SQL Server
7 419 (22.93%) Java
8 416 (22.77%) Computer Science
9 383 (20.96%) C++
10 363 (19.87%) Linux
11 362 (19.81%) Front Office
12 344 (18.83%) .NET
13 327 (17.90%) Python
14 316 (17.30%) Microsoft
15 294 (16.09%) OO
16 262 (14.34%) UNIX
16 262 (14.34%) Banking
17 255 (13.96%) Active Directory
18 244 (13.36%) Investment Management
19 241 (13.19%) WPF
20 220 (12.04%) Perl
21 209 (11.44%) Multithreading
22 199 (10.89%) Asset Management
23 198 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
24 186 (10.18%) Derivative
24 186 (10.18%) VMware
25 184 (10.07%) MS Excel
26 176 (9.63%) TDD
27 174 (9.52%) Oracle
27 174 (9.52%) Low Latency

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 164 (8.98%) MS Exchange
2 118 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 43 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 34 (1.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 24 (1.31%) IIS
7 21 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (0.93%) Apache
9 13 (0.71%) Lync
9 13 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (0.66%) Node.js
11 10 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (0.38%) GemFire
13 7 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
15 4 (0.22%) SAS
15 4 (0.22%) MQSeries
16 3 (0.16%) MTS
Applications
1 184 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 120 (6.57%) MS Office
3 12 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
3 12 (0.66%) S-PLUS
4 11 (0.60%) Stata
4 11 (0.60%) SPSS
5 10 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.44%) MS Project
7 1 (0.055%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.055%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.055%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.77%) Advent Geneva
3 10 (0.55%) LatentZero
4 9 (0.49%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.33%) Front Arena
6 4 (0.22%) PORTIA
7 3 (0.16%) Eikon
7 3 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
8 2 (0.11%) Beauchamp
8 2 (0.11%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 2 (0.11%) Advent Moxy
8 2 (0.11%) Decalog
8 2 (0.11%) LongView
8 2 (0.11%) HiInvest
8 2 (0.11%) HiPerformance
9 1 (0.055%) MultiFonds
9 1 (0.055%) Maximo
9 1 (0.055%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.60%) SaaS
2 9 (0.49%) GitHub
2 9 (0.49%) Office 365
3 5 (0.27%) IaaS
4 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.055%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.055%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (7.44%) TCP/IP
2 115 (6.29%) Firewall
3 107 (5.86%) DNS
4 74 (4.05%) LAN
4 74 (4.05%) DHCP
5 66 (3.61%) WAN
6 63 (3.45%) SAN
7 52 (2.85%) Cisco IOS
8 48 (2.63%) Network Security
9 47 (2.57%) VPN
10 42 (2.30%) iSCSI
11 35 (1.92%) FTP
12 25 (1.37%) BGP
12 25 (1.37%) LDAP
12 25 (1.37%) Multicast
13 22 (1.20%) VoIP
14 21 (1.15%) NAS
15 19 (1.04%) EIGRP
16 16 (0.88%) RIP
16 16 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (5.09%) Relational Database
4 88 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (3.34%) Big Data
6 54 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 50 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 44 (2.41%) RDBMS
9 40 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (1.53%) Oracle Database
12 23 (1.26%) MongoDB
13 18 (0.99%) MySQL
14 16 (0.88%) OLAP
15 15 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (0.77%) KDB
17 13 (0.71%) Hadoop
17 13 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
18 12 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
18 12 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (2.41%) NUnit
2 39 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (1.70%) Maven
4 28 (1.53%) Git (software)
5 24 (1.31%) JIRA
6 22 (1.20%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (0.82%) JUnit
9 14 (0.77%) Subversion
10 9 (0.49%) Eclipse
10 9 (0.49%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.49%) ReSharper
11 7 (0.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 6 (0.33%) Hudson
13 5 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.27%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.27%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Blend
14 3 (0.16%) CruiseControl
14 3 (0.16%) IntelliJ
General
1 1189 (65.08%) Finance
2 362 (19.81%) Front Office
3 262 (14.34%) Banking
4 135 (7.39%) Back Office
5 134 (7.33%) Investment Banking
6 113 (6.19%) Financial Institution
7 57 (3.12%) Games
8 34 (1.86%) Legal
9 28 (1.53%) Law
10 19 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.44%) Marketing
12 7 (0.38%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.38%) Electronics
13 6 (0.33%) Advertising
14 5 (0.27%) Retail
14 5 (0.27%) International Banking
15 4 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.22%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.16%) German Language
17 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 906 (49.59%) Developer
2 366 (20.03%) C# Developer
3 282 (15.44%) Analyst
4 143 (7.83%) Java Developer
5 130 (7.12%) C++ Developer
6 120 (6.57%) Software Developer
7 119 (6.51%) Junior
7 119 (6.51%) Senior Developer
8 110 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
9 107 (5.86%) Support Analyst
10 92 (5.04%) Business Analyst
11 82 (4.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 76 (4.16%) Python Developer
13 69 (3.78%) Junior Developer
14 62 (3.39%) Network Engineer
14 62 (3.39%) Applications Support
15 58 (3.17%) Support Engineer
15 58 (3.17%) Software Engineer
15 58 (3.17%) .NET Developer
16 55 (3.01%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (18.83%) .NET
2 241 (13.19%) WPF
3 144 (7.88%) WCF
4 128 (7.01%) ASP.NET
5 87 (4.76%) WinForms
6 83 (4.54%) HTML
7 69 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 56 (3.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 55 (3.01%) STL
10 49 (2.68%) Web Services
11 47 (2.57%) Pandas
12 45 (2.46%) .NET Framework
12 45 (2.46%) HTML5
13 38 (2.08%) AngularJS
14 37 (2.03%) XML
15 34 (1.86%) CSS
16 33 (1.81%) LINQ
17 30 (1.64%) SciPy
17 30 (1.64%) NumPy
17 30 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 416 (22.77%) Computer Science
2 186 (10.18%) Derivative
3 165 (9.03%) Equities
4 137 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 136 (7.44%) Fixed Income
6 131 (7.17%) Mathematics
7 92 (5.04%) Blackberry
8 72 (3.94%) Open Source
9 64 (3.50%) Equity Derivative
10 59 (3.23%) Physics
11 53 (2.90%) Credit Risk
12 50 (2.74%) Statistics
13 47 (2.57%) Visualisation
14 37 (2.03%) N-Tier
15 35 (1.92%) Management Information System
16 28 (1.53%) Clustering
17 21 (1.15%) Credit Derivative
18 19 (1.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 18 (0.99%) Grid Computing
20 15 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 562 (30.76%) Windows
2 363 (19.87%) Linux
3 262 (14.34%) UNIX
4 198 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 110 (6.02%) Windows 7
6 93 (5.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 68 (3.72%) Windows XP
8 59 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (3.17%) Solaris
10 46 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (1.20%) Android
12 17 (0.93%) CentOS
13 11 (0.60%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.60%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.49%) Debian
14 9 (0.49%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.44%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.33%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (16.09%) OO
2 244 (13.36%) Investment Management
3 209 (11.44%) Multithreading
4 199 (10.89%) Asset Management
5 176 (9.63%) TDD
6 174 (9.52%) Low Latency
7 169 (9.25%) Software Engineering
8 166 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
9 158 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
10 113 (6.19%) Risk Management
11 108 (5.91%) Project Management
12 107 (5.86%) MVC
13 92 (5.04%) Analytics
14 63 (3.45%) Scrum
15 60 (3.28%) Unit Testing
16 59 (3.23%) Portfolio Management
17 58 (3.17%) Data Analysis
18 55 (3.01%) Business Analysis
19 54 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
20 50 (2.74%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 666 (36.45%) C#
2 654 (35.80%) SQL
3 419 (22.93%) Java
4 383 (20.96%) C++
5 327 (17.90%) Python
6 220 (12.04%) Perl
7 147 (8.05%) PowerShell
8 118 (6.46%) T-SQL
9 111 (6.08%) VBA
10 109 (5.97%) F#
11 98 (5.36%) JavaScript
12 74 (4.05%) C
13 66 (3.61%) Bash Shell
14 44 (2.41%) PL/SQL
15 33 (1.81%) Scala
16 32 (1.75%) Shell Script
17 31 (1.70%) Ruby
18 26 (1.42%) R
19 25 (1.37%) VBScript
20 21 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 468 (25.62%) Degree
2 77 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (3.23%) CCNA
3 59 (3.23%) PhD
4 49 (2.68%) CFA
5 42 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (1.59%) CCNP
7 28 (1.53%) MCSE
8 24 (1.31%) MCITP
9 19 (1.04%) CISSP
10 13 (0.71%) MCSA
11 12 (0.66%) CCSA
12 10 (0.55%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.49%) RHCE
13 9 (0.49%) CCIE
14 8 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.44%) PMP
14 8 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.38%) CCSE
16 5 (0.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (1.92%) QA
2 34 (1.86%) SLA
3 21 (1.15%) EMIR
4 18 (0.99%) UCITS
5 17 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.33%) MiFID
7 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
System Software
1 255 (13.96%) Active Directory
2 132 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (3.34%) VMware ESX
4 41 (2.24%) vSphere
5 36 (1.97%) XenApp
6 35 (1.92%) Hyper-V
7 25 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
8 21 (1.15%) XenServer
9 14 (0.77%) NFS
10 13 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
11 11 (0.60%) MetaFrame
11 11 (0.60%) Postfix
11 11 (0.60%) Xen
12 9 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (0.49%) KVM
13 8 (0.44%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.16%) Samba
16 1 (0.055%) Docker
16 1 (0.055%) Squid
Systems Management
1 56 (3.07%) Puppet
2 52 (2.85%) NetBackup
3 34 (1.86%) SCCM
4 32 (1.75%) Nagios
5 19 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 15 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
7 13 (0.71%) HP SIM
7 13 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 13 (0.71%) SCOM
8 10 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.55%) Salt
8 10 (0.55%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.49%) Rsyslog
9 9 (0.49%) WSUS
10 6 (0.33%) Cacti
11 4 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 1 (0.055%) Nessus
Vendors
1 316 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 186 (10.18%) VMware
3 174 (9.52%) Oracle
4 168 (9.20%) Bloomberg
5 159 (8.70%) Cisco
6 103 (5.64%) Citrix
7 83 (4.54%) Reuters
8 75 (4.11%) NetApp
9 73 (4.00%) HP
10 50 (2.74%) CheckPoint
10 50 (2.74%) Symantec
11 49 (2.68%) Sybase
12 44 (2.41%) Red Hat
12 44 (2.41%) Juniper
13 20 (1.09%) EMC
13 20 (1.09%) Sophos
13 20 (1.09%) TIBCO
14 19 (1.04%) Fidessa
15 18 (0.99%) Advent
16 16 (0.88%) Murex
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Bonus on offer
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-55k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 to £33000 per annum - Excellent Benefits, Rewards + Non-Pressu
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago