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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 147 155 154
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 925 996 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.13% 2.05% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.80% 4.41% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 787 850 671
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -16.00%
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
19252 22562 19845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.32% 46.37% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15655 18464 16245
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +18 178 £61,000 -0.40% 47
Mayfair 0 7 £75,000 +33.33%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1107 (62.72%) Finance
2 725 (41.08%) SQL
3 598 (33.88%) C#
4 531 (30.08%) Windows
5 508 (28.78%) Degree
6 506 (28.67%) SQL Server
7 453 (25.67%) .NET
8 447 (25.33%) Computer Science
9 358 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
10 302 (17.11%) Linux
11 298 (16.88%) Java
12 294 (16.66%) Front Office
12 294 (16.66%) JavaScript
13 292 (16.54%) Microsoft
14 285 (16.15%) Python
15 257 (14.56%) Banking
16 240 (13.60%) C++
17 231 (13.09%) OO
18 212 (12.01%) Asset Management
19 200 (11.33%) TDD
20 196 (11.10%) UNIX
21 194 (10.99%) ASP.NET
22 192 (10.88%) Perl
23 190 (10.76%) Active Directory
24 188 (10.65%) Software Engineering
25 180 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 180 (10.20%) MVC
26 177 (10.03%) Derivative
27 170 (9.63%) PowerShell
28 168 (9.52%) MS Excel

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 109 (6.18%) MS Exchange
2 49 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (2.32%) IIS
4 36 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 13 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (0.45%) JBoss
9 7 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (0.34%) MQSeries
10 6 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.34%) Lync
11 5 (0.28%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.28%) Drupal
11 5 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.23%) Node.js
12 4 (0.23%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 168 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 137 (7.76%) MS Office
3 17 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.68%) MS Project
5 7 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.23%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.057%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 21 (1.19%) Markit EDM
2 16 (0.91%) thinkFolio
3 15 (0.85%) Advent Geneva
4 10 (0.57%) Endur
5 9 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.45%) Towers Watson Igloo
7 7 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.40%) LatentZero
8 6 (0.34%) SimCorp Dimension
9 5 (0.28%) RMDS
10 3 (0.17%) Beauchamp
10 3 (0.17%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 3 (0.17%) Advent Moxy
10 3 (0.17%) Decalog
10 3 (0.17%) LongView
10 3 (0.17%) HiInvest
10 3 (0.17%) HiPerformance
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.11%) Investran
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.74%) Mimecast
5 11 (0.62%) SaaS
6 7 (0.40%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.11%) IaaS
9 2 (0.11%) PaaS
10 1 (0.057%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 128 (7.25%) Firewall
2 91 (5.16%) WAN
3 86 (4.87%) LAN
4 59 (3.34%) TCP/IP
5 56 (3.17%) VPN
5 56 (3.17%) Network Security
6 51 (2.89%) DNS
7 30 (1.70%) DHCP
8 28 (1.59%) SAN
9 27 (1.53%) BGP
10 22 (1.25%) EIGRP
10 22 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (1.13%) OSPF
12 19 (1.08%) Internet
13 18 (1.02%) Multicast
14 17 (0.96%) Junos
15 15 (0.85%) VLAN
16 13 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (0.68%) SSL
17 12 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 506 (28.67%) SQL Server
2 109 (6.18%) Relational Database
3 73 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 57 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 45 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 39 (2.21%) NoSQL
10 36 (2.04%) MySQL
10 36 (2.04%) MongoDB
11 33 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (1.13%) Oracle Database
13 19 (1.08%) Big Data
14 17 (0.96%) OLAP
15 15 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (0.79%) Hadoop
16 14 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
16 14 (0.79%) QlikView
17 13 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 33 (1.87%) Visual Studio
3 27 (1.53%) SpecFlow
4 26 (1.47%) JIRA
5 23 (1.30%) NUnit
6 19 (1.08%) Mercurial
6 19 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (0.74%) Subversion
8 12 (0.68%) MSI
9 11 (0.62%) FitNesse
9 11 (0.62%) Cucumber
10 9 (0.51%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.51%) Selenium
11 8 (0.45%) GCC
11 8 (0.45%) GoogleTest
11 8 (0.45%) CppUnit
12 7 (0.40%) InstallShield
13 6 (0.34%) AdminStudio
13 6 (0.34%) WinDbg
13 6 (0.34%) Plastic SCM
General
1 1107 (62.72%) Finance
2 294 (16.66%) Front Office
3 257 (14.56%) Banking
4 144 (8.16%) Investment Banking
5 143 (8.10%) Financial Institution
6 110 (6.23%) Back Office
7 36 (2.04%) Law
8 35 (1.98%) Telecoms
9 33 (1.87%) Legal
10 24 (1.36%) Retail
11 20 (1.13%) Marketing
12 18 (1.02%) Games
13 14 (0.79%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.17%) French Language
14 3 (0.17%) German Language
15 2 (0.11%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
16 1 (0.057%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.057%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.057%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 698 (39.55%) Developer
2 308 (17.45%) Analyst
3 295 (16.71%) C# Developer
4 180 (10.20%) Support Analyst
5 166 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 153 (8.67%) Applications Support
7 143 (8.10%) .NET Developer
8 110 (6.23%) Graduate
9 108 (6.12%) Senior Developer
10 103 (5.84%) Junior
11 87 (4.93%) Network Engineer
12 78 (4.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 75 (4.25%) Consultant
13 75 (4.25%) Applications Support Analyst
14 74 (4.19%) C++ Developer
15 72 (4.08%) Java Developer
16 69 (3.91%) Senior C# Developer
17 59 (3.34%) Support Engineer
18 57 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
19 55 (3.12%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (25.67%) .NET
2 194 (10.99%) ASP.NET
3 158 (8.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 157 (8.90%) HTML
5 127 (7.20%) WPF
6 125 (7.08%) AngularJS
7 123 (6.97%) WCF
8 111 (6.29%) CSS
9 98 (5.55%) FIX Protocol
10 86 (4.87%) .NET Framework
11 74 (4.19%) HTML5
12 71 (4.02%) jQuery
13 61 (3.46%) WinForms
13 61 (3.46%) XML
14 60 (3.40%) Middleware
15 48 (2.72%) Web Services
16 44 (2.49%) Pandas
17 38 (2.15%) NumPy
18 36 (2.04%) SciPy
18 36 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 447 (25.33%) Computer Science
2 180 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 177 (10.03%) Derivative
4 148 (8.39%) Equities
5 119 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
6 113 (6.40%) Fixed Income
7 91 (5.16%) Mathematics
8 69 (3.91%) Management Information System
9 61 (3.46%) Data Structures
10 58 (3.29%) Open Source
11 57 (3.23%) Algorithms
12 46 (2.61%) Blackberry
12 46 (2.61%) Physics
13 40 (2.27%) Visualisation
14 34 (1.93%) Equity Derivative
15 28 (1.59%) User Experience
16 26 (1.47%) Replication
17 19 (1.08%) Social Media
17 19 (1.08%) Grid Computing
17 19 (1.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 531 (30.08%) Windows
2 302 (17.11%) Linux
3 196 (11.10%) UNIX
4 118 (6.69%) Windows 7
5 115 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (1.59%) Windows 8
9 26 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (1.42%) Android
11 22 (1.25%) Solaris
12 21 (1.19%) Windows XP
13 20 (1.13%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.34%) CentOS
15 4 (0.23%) Debian
15 4 (0.23%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.17%) SUSE
16 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.057%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (13.09%) OO
3 212 (12.01%) Asset Management
4 200 (11.33%) TDD
5 188 (10.65%) Software Engineering
6 180 (10.20%) MVC
7 161 (9.12%) Investment Management
8 146 (8.27%) Multithreading
9 131 (7.42%) Low Latency
10 114 (6.46%) BDD
11 97 (5.50%) Scrum
12 85 (4.82%) OOD
13 74 (4.19%) Risk Management
13 74 (4.19%) Performance Tuning
14 72 (4.08%) ITIL
15 71 (4.02%) Information Security
15 71 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
15 71 (4.02%) Analytics
16 64 (3.63%) Business Intelligence
16 64 (3.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 725 (41.08%) SQL
2 598 (33.88%) C#
3 298 (16.88%) Java
4 294 (16.66%) JavaScript
5 285 (16.15%) Python
6 240 (13.60%) C++
7 192 (10.88%) Perl
8 170 (9.63%) PowerShell
9 82 (4.65%) VBA
10 67 (3.80%) T-SQL
11 49 (2.78%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.19%) C
13 18 (1.02%) VB.NET
14 17 (0.96%) Ruby
14 17 (0.96%) F#
14 17 (0.96%) Scala
15 15 (0.85%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.68%) PHP
16 12 (0.68%) MATLAB
17 11 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 508 (28.78%) Degree
2 93 (5.27%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (4.19%) PhD
4 68 (3.85%) CCNA
5 29 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (1.59%) CCNP
7 23 (1.30%) CCSA
8 18 (1.02%) MCSE
9 17 (0.96%) CISSP
10 13 (0.74%) CCSE
10 13 (0.74%) CCIE
11 8 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.45%) CSSLP
12 6 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.28%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.28%) MCITP
13 5 (0.28%) MCSA
14 4 (0.23%) Brainbench
14 4 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.72%) QA
2 23 (1.30%) SLA
3 6 (0.34%) EMIR
4 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.11%) Basel III
6 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.11%) UCITS
7 1 (0.057%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.057%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.057%) MiFID
7 1 (0.057%) COBIT
7 1 (0.057%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.057%) Basel II
System Software
1 190 (10.76%) Active Directory
2 104 (5.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.38%) VMware ESX
4 34 (1.93%) vSphere
5 26 (1.47%) Hyper-V
6 22 (1.25%) VMware Server
7 19 (1.08%) XenApp
8 18 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
9 14 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (0.68%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.57%) Firmware
13 9 (0.51%) NFS
14 4 (0.23%) MetaFrame
15 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
16 2 (0.11%) Xen
17 1 (0.057%) iptables
17 1 (0.057%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 1 (0.057%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (2.61%) SCCM
2 19 (1.08%) Nagios
3 16 (0.91%) Puppet
4 13 (0.74%) WSUS
5 12 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
8 9 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
9 7 (0.40%) SCOM
9 7 (0.40%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.34%) HP SIM
10 6 (0.34%) Cacti
11 5 (0.28%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
11 5 (0.28%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.17%) Control-M
14 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
14 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 292 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 158 (8.95%) Oracle
3 157 (8.90%) VMware
4 131 (7.42%) Cisco
5 81 (4.59%) Bloomberg
6 76 (4.31%) Citrix
7 61 (3.46%) HP
8 45 (2.55%) CheckPoint
9 41 (2.32%) Reuters
10 40 (2.27%) NetApp
11 30 (1.70%) Red Hat
12 29 (1.64%) SolarWinds
12 29 (1.64%) Sybase
13 26 (1.47%) Tableau
14 22 (1.25%) SAP
14 22 (1.25%) Juniper
15 19 (1.08%) Symantec
16 18 (1.02%) Advent
17 16 (0.91%) Charles River
18 15 (0.85%) Atlassian
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + e
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + BONUS
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + c.100% bonus, + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus (50% - 100%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago