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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 123 160 161
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +1
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 1015 825 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.47% 2.02% 2.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.23% 4.41% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 842 699 699
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -1.16%
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
19417 18695 19551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.28% 45.67% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16204 15382 15515
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,900 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +44 167 £65,000 +4.00% 38
Mayfair +13 14 £75,000 +42.85%
Croydon - 2 £67,500 -
Wimbledon +1 1 £70,000 +16.66%
Westminster - 1 £60,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1183 (59.57%) Finance
2 775 (39.02%) SQL
3 702 (35.35%) Degree
4 699 (35.20%) C#
5 568 (28.60%) Computer Science
6 520 (26.18%) Windows
7 473 (23.82%) SQL Server
8 456 (22.96%) C++
9 453 (22.81%) Java
10 429 (21.60%) Python
10 429 (21.60%) Front Office
11 415 (20.90%) Linux
12 384 (19.34%) Asset Management
13 381 (19.18%) .NET
14 308 (15.51%) Microsoft
15 268 (13.49%) Software Engineering
16 260 (13.09%) Unix
17 259 (13.04%) Banking
18 244 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
19 243 (12.24%) OO
20 232 (11.68%) Multithreading
21 225 (11.33%) Equities
22 216 (10.88%) Mathematics
23 211 (10.62%) Algorithms
24 210 (10.57%) Oracle
25 196 (9.87%) JavaScript
26 194 (9.77%) WPF
27 180 (9.06%) Active Directory
28 177 (8.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
29 174 (8.76%) WCF

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (2.92%) MS Exchange
2 43 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 29 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (1.26%) Tomcat
5 22 (1.11%) Node.js
6 19 (0.96%) OpenStack
7 17 (0.86%) IIS
8 16 (0.81%) Apache Spark
8 16 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
9 14 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (0.65%) Lync
11 11 (0.55%) Confluence
12 10 (0.50%) JBoss
12 10 (0.50%) nginx
13 9 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.25%) Apache
Applications
1 159 (8.01%) MS Excel
2 87 (4.38%) MS Office
3 8 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.35%) MS Project
5 5 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (1.86%) Markit EDM
2 28 (1.41%) thinkFolio
3 18 (0.91%) Salerio
4 12 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
5 11 (0.55%) ION MarketView
5 11 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
6 10 (0.50%) SimCorp Dimension
7 9 (0.45%) Eagle PACE
8 6 (0.30%) LatentZero
9 5 (0.25%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 5 (0.25%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.20%) Advent Geneva
10 4 (0.20%) Advent Moxy
10 4 (0.20%) Beauchamp
10 4 (0.20%) Decalog
10 4 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.20%) HiInvest
10 4 (0.20%) HiPerformance
10 4 (0.20%) LongView
10 4 (0.20%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.65%) Office 365
2 11 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.30%) GitHub
5 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.72%) Firewall
2 53 (2.67%) LAN
3 52 (2.62%) TCP/IP
3 52 (2.62%) WAN
4 46 (2.32%) SAN
5 43 (2.17%) DNS
6 28 (1.41%) VPN
7 21 (1.06%) DHCP
7 21 (1.06%) Multicast
8 20 (1.01%) Intranet
9 18 (0.91%) Network Security
10 17 (0.86%) BGP
10 17 (0.86%) Wireless
11 16 (0.81%) Internet
12 15 (0.76%) HTTP
13 14 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (0.65%) LDAP
15 12 (0.60%) Junos
16 11 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (0.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (23.82%) SQL Server
2 154 (7.75%) Relational Database
3 107 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 105 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 90 (4.53%) RDBMS
6 73 (3.68%) Big Data
7 70 (3.52%) NoSQL
8 60 (3.02%) MongoDB
9 54 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
10 50 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 34 (1.71%) Hadoop
12 31 (1.56%) Oracle Database
13 25 (1.26%) Data Mining
14 24 (1.21%) KDB
15 23 (1.16%) Redis
15 23 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (1.11%) Tick Data
17 21 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
18 18 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (0.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 67 (3.37%) JIRA
2 46 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (1.86%) Git (software)
3 37 (1.86%) Subversion
4 28 (1.41%) Maven
5 25 (1.26%) TeamCity
6 22 (1.11%) NUnit
7 17 (0.86%) Moq
8 14 (0.70%) JUnit
9 13 (0.65%) Mercurial
10 12 (0.60%) Selenium
11 11 (0.55%) Visual Studio
12 10 (0.50%) FishEye
12 10 (0.50%) JConsole
13 9 (0.45%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.30%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.30%) Karma Test Runner
14 6 (0.30%) Plastic SCM
15 5 (0.25%) Jenkins
15 5 (0.25%) Vagrant
General
1 1183 (59.57%) Finance
2 429 (21.60%) Front Office
3 259 (13.04%) Banking
4 158 (7.96%) Investment Banking
5 136 (6.85%) Back Office
6 132 (6.65%) Financial Institution
7 32 (1.61%) Games
8 29 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 26 (1.31%) Retail
10 12 (0.60%) Private Banking
11 8 (0.40%) French Language
11 8 (0.40%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.15%) Law
12 3 (0.15%) Legal
12 3 (0.15%) Marketing
13 1 (0.050%) Billing
13 1 (0.050%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 984 (49.55%) Developer
2 427 (21.50%) C# Developer
3 353 (17.77%) Analyst
4 179 (9.01%) C++ Developer
5 177 (8.91%) .NET Developer
6 174 (8.76%) Support Analyst
7 166 (8.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 165 (8.31%) Java Developer
9 157 (7.91%) Applications Support
10 152 (7.65%) SQL Developer
11 136 (6.85%) Python Developer
12 115 (5.79%) Junior
13 110 (5.54%) Senior Developer
14 109 (5.49%) Quantitative Developer
15 101 (5.09%) Applications Support Analyst
16 92 (4.63%) Support Engineer
17 91 (4.58%) Junior Developer
18 80 (4.03%) SQL Analyst
19 71 (3.58%) Linux Engineer
20 70 (3.52%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (19.18%) .NET
2 194 (9.77%) WPF
3 174 (8.76%) WCF
4 128 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 119 (5.99%) AngularJS
6 114 (5.74%) HTML
7 83 (4.18%) CSS
8 82 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 79 (3.98%) HTML5
10 75 (3.78%) Web Services
11 73 (3.68%) FIX Protocol
12 60 (3.02%) jQuery
13 55 (2.77%) STL
14 53 (2.67%) .NET Framework
15 47 (2.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 45 (2.27%) NumPy
17 44 (2.22%) Pandas
17 44 (2.22%) Spring
18 43 (2.17%) XML
19 42 (2.11%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 568 (28.60%) Computer Science
2 225 (11.33%) Equities
3 216 (10.88%) Mathematics
4 211 (10.62%) Algorithms
5 177 (8.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 165 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
7 161 (8.11%) Derivative
8 151 (7.60%) Fixed Income
9 131 (6.60%) Data Structures
10 76 (3.83%) Data Centre
11 66 (3.32%) Management Information System
12 64 (3.22%) Fintech
13 52 (2.62%) Blackberry
14 50 (2.52%) Visualisation
15 45 (2.27%) Physics
16 42 (2.11%) Statistics
17 37 (1.86%) User Experience
18 24 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
19 23 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
19 23 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 520 (26.18%) Windows
2 415 (20.90%) Linux
3 260 (13.09%) Unix
4 131 (6.60%) Windows Server
5 81 (4.08%) Windows 7
6 59 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (0.96%) CentOS
9 19 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (0.96%) Windows XP
10 9 (0.45%) Solaris
10 9 (0.45%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.30%) Android
11 6 (0.30%) Debian
11 6 (0.30%) Fedora
11 6 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.30%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (19.34%) Asset Management
2 268 (13.49%) Software Engineering
3 244 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
4 243 (12.24%) OO
5 232 (11.68%) Multithreading
6 165 (8.31%) TDD
7 162 (8.16%) Low Latency
8 157 (7.91%) Risk Management
9 134 (6.75%) Investment Management
10 131 (6.60%) Analytics
11 118 (5.94%) Electronic Trading
12 106 (5.34%) MVC
13 88 (4.43%) Algorithmic Trading
13 88 (4.43%) Portfolio Management
14 84 (4.23%) Software Architecture
15 82 (4.13%) OOD
16 74 (3.73%) Mentoring
17 71 (3.58%) Project Management
18 69 (3.47%) Fund Management
19 68 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 775 (39.02%) SQL
2 699 (35.20%) C#
3 456 (22.96%) C++
4 453 (22.81%) Java
5 429 (21.60%) Python
6 196 (9.87%) JavaScript
7 145 (7.30%) Perl
8 118 (5.94%) T-SQL
9 105 (5.29%) C
10 86 (4.33%) PowerShell
11 85 (4.28%) Bash Shell
12 75 (3.78%) VBA
13 55 (2.77%) F#
14 48 (2.42%) Scala
15 37 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 27 (1.36%) XPath
17 26 (1.31%) R
18 22 (1.11%) PL/SQL
18 22 (1.11%) Ruby
19 20 (1.01%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 702 (35.35%) Degree
2 86 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (3.47%) CCNA
4 58 (2.92%) PhD
5 37 (1.86%) CCNP
6 28 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (1.31%) Brainbench
8 19 (0.96%) CFA
9 18 (0.91%) MCSE
10 15 (0.76%) MCSA
11 12 (0.60%) ISEB
11 12 (0.60%) Sun Certification
12 11 (0.55%) CISSP
13 8 (0.40%) CCSA
13 8 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.35%) MCP
15 6 (0.30%) CISM
15 6 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (0.30%) CSSLP
16 5 (0.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.52%) SLA
2 36 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 32 (1.61%) QA
4 19 (0.96%) AIFMD
5 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.10%) SDET
7 1 (0.050%) COBIT
System Software
1 180 (9.06%) Active Directory
2 76 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.61%) Docker
4 22 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.91%) VMware ESX
6 14 (0.70%) NFS
7 13 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
8 12 (0.60%) Samba
9 10 (0.50%) KVM
9 10 (0.50%) Xen
10 9 (0.45%) XenApp
11 6 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.30%) ProxySG
12 5 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.20%) Ceph
14 3 (0.15%) iptables
14 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.15%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.050%) Postfix
15 1 (0.050%) Snort
Systems Management
1 55 (2.77%) Puppet
2 41 (2.06%) Nagios
3 36 (1.81%) Ansible
4 34 (1.71%) SCCM
5 18 (0.91%) logstash
6 12 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.55%) FortiGate
7 11 (0.55%) SCOM
8 10 (0.50%) Cobbler
9 8 (0.40%) CFEngine
10 7 (0.35%) Control-M
10 7 (0.35%) WSUS
11 6 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.15%) SmokePing
12 3 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.10%) DameWare
13 2 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
13 2 (0.10%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 308 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 210 (10.57%) Oracle
3 132 (6.65%) Bloomberg
4 126 (6.34%) Cisco
5 105 (5.29%) VMware
6 94 (4.73%) Citrix
7 76 (3.83%) Sybase
8 66 (3.32%) Red Hat
9 63 (3.17%) Reuters
10 46 (2.32%) Atlassian
11 43 (2.17%) Charles River
12 36 (1.81%) HP
13 35 (1.76%) Juniper
14 34 (1.71%) IBM
15 32 (1.61%) Fidessa
16 23 (1.16%) NetApp
17 22 (1.11%) Tableau
18 21 (1.06%) TIBCO
19 20 (1.01%) Splunk
20 17 (0.86%) Telerik
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + BONUS CAN MATCH BASIC
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + shares
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
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 £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago