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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 136 149 136
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 923 927 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.16% 2.04% 2.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.96% 4.42% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 774 736 714
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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
18594 20989 19621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.46% 46.20% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15133 16813 16017
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +4 216 £60,000 -10.44% 42
Mayfair -9 6 £45,000 -41.93%
Wimbledon - 2 £60,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1150 (64.32%) Finance
2 685 (38.31%) SQL
3 604 (33.78%) C#
4 550 (30.76%) Windows
5 522 (29.19%) Degree
6 443 (24.78%) SQL Server
7 439 (24.55%) .NET
8 431 (24.11%) Computer Science
9 361 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
10 300 (16.78%) Java
11 299 (16.72%) Microsoft
12 298 (16.67%) Linux
13 291 (16.28%) Python
14 284 (15.88%) C++
15 277 (15.49%) Banking
16 275 (15.38%) JavaScript
17 252 (14.09%) Front Office
18 243 (13.59%) Active Directory
19 239 (13.37%) OO
20 213 (11.91%) Asset Management
21 211 (11.80%) UNIX
22 206 (11.52%) TDD
23 193 (10.79%) ASP.NET
24 186 (10.40%) Derivative
25 185 (10.35%) Software Engineering
26 181 (10.12%) Perl
27 180 (10.07%) VMware
28 176 (9.84%) MVC
29 169 (9.45%) Investment Management
30 167 (9.34%) Financial Institution

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 140 (7.83%) MS Exchange
2 77 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 35 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 32 (1.79%) IIS
7 17 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 12 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (0.50%) Lync
11 8 (0.45%) JBoss
12 7 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.34%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.28%) Drupal
14 5 (0.28%) Apache Spark
15 4 (0.22%) Node.js
15 4 (0.22%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.22%) Confluence
15 4 (0.22%) Apache
15 4 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 167 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 147 (8.22%) MS Office
3 15 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (0.50%) MS Project
6 4 (0.22%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) SPSS
7 2 (0.11%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 22 (1.23%) Advent Geneva
2 16 (0.89%) thinkFolio
2 16 (0.89%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 12 (0.67%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.45%) ION MarketView
6 6 (0.34%) Endur
6 6 (0.34%) LatentZero
7 5 (0.28%) RMDS
7 5 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
7 5 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.17%) Beauchamp
8 3 (0.17%) Advent Moxy
9 2 (0.11%) Investran
9 2 (0.11%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.11%) HiInvest
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (0.95%) SaaS
3 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.39%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.11%) PaaS
7 2 (0.11%) IaaS
8 1 (0.056%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 140 (7.83%) Firewall
2 105 (5.87%) WAN
3 98 (5.48%) LAN
4 91 (5.09%) DNS
5 81 (4.53%) TCP/IP
6 77 (4.31%) VPN
7 54 (3.02%) DHCP
8 52 (2.91%) SAN
9 51 (2.85%) Network Security
10 27 (1.51%) Internet
10 27 (1.51%) BGP
11 25 (1.40%) Multicast
12 23 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (1.06%) EIGRP
13 19 (1.06%) OSPF
13 19 (1.06%) FTP
14 17 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (0.84%) VoIP
17 12 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (24.78%) SQL Server
2 123 (6.88%) Relational Database
3 65 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 54 (3.02%) RDBMS
6 51 (2.85%) MySQL
7 45 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 43 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 31 (1.73%) MongoDB
10 28 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (1.45%) NoSQL
12 19 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (0.95%) QlikView
13 17 (0.95%) Oracle Database
14 13 (0.73%) Big Data
14 13 (0.73%) OLAP
15 11 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (0.45%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 45 (2.52%) Visual Studio
2 44 (2.46%) Git (software)
3 34 (1.90%) SpecFlow
4 33 (1.85%) NUnit
5 29 (1.62%) Subversion
6 23 (1.29%) Cucumber
7 19 (1.06%) Mercurial
7 19 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (1.01%) FitNesse
9 17 (0.95%) Maven
9 17 (0.95%) GCC
10 16 (0.89%) GoogleTest
10 16 (0.89%) CppUnit
11 15 (0.84%) JIRA
11 15 (0.84%) Selenium
12 6 (0.34%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.34%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.34%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.34%) AdminStudio
13 5 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 1150 (64.32%) Finance
2 277 (15.49%) Banking
3 252 (14.09%) Front Office
4 167 (9.34%) Financial Institution
5 158 (8.84%) Investment Banking
6 109 (6.10%) Back Office
7 47 (2.63%) Law
8 45 (2.52%) Telecoms
9 32 (1.79%) Legal
10 21 (1.17%) Retail
11 17 (0.95%) Marketing
12 13 (0.73%) Private Banking
13 6 (0.34%) Games
14 5 (0.28%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.11%) French Language
15 2 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
16 1 (0.056%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.056%) Billing
16 1 (0.056%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 713 (39.88%) Developer
2 283 (15.83%) C# Developer
3 271 (15.16%) Analyst
4 145 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 138 (7.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 135 (7.55%) Applications Support
7 110 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 109 (6.10%) Junior
9 103 (5.76%) C++ Developer
10 97 (5.43%) Graduate
11 90 (5.03%) Java Developer
12 89 (4.98%) Senior Developer
13 81 (4.53%) Network Engineer
14 80 (4.47%) Consultant
15 74 (4.14%) Support Engineer
16 69 (3.86%) Python Developer
17 65 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 61 (3.41%) Applications Support Analyst
19 57 (3.19%) DBA
20 53 (2.96%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (24.55%) .NET
2 193 (10.79%) ASP.NET
3 158 (8.84%) HTML
4 150 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 133 (7.44%) WPF
6 107 (5.98%) AngularJS
7 104 (5.82%) WCF
8 94 (5.26%) CSS
9 88 (4.92%) .NET Framework
10 78 (4.36%) FIX Protocol
11 72 (4.03%) WinForms
12 69 (3.86%) HTML5
13 64 (3.58%) Web Services
14 58 (3.24%) XML
15 55 (3.08%) jQuery
16 41 (2.29%) STL
17 40 (2.24%) Spring
17 40 (2.24%) Pandas
18 37 (2.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 36 (2.01%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 431 (24.11%) Computer Science
2 186 (10.40%) Derivative
3 161 (9.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 144 (8.05%) Equities
5 125 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
6 113 (6.32%) Mathematics
7 112 (6.26%) Fixed Income
8 74 (4.14%) Blackberry
9 68 (3.80%) Open Source
10 60 (3.36%) Management Information System
10 60 (3.36%) Physics
11 57 (3.19%) Algorithms
12 44 (2.46%) Data Structures
13 38 (2.13%) Visualisation
14 29 (1.62%) Equity Derivative
15 27 (1.51%) Grid Computing
16 24 (1.34%) N-Tier
16 24 (1.34%) User Experience
17 20 (1.12%) Social Media
17 20 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 550 (30.76%) Windows
2 298 (16.67%) Linux
3 211 (11.80%) UNIX
4 130 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 123 (6.88%) Windows 7
6 72 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (2.46%) Solaris
9 40 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (2.01%) Android
10 36 (2.01%) Windows 8
11 33 (1.85%) Windows XP
12 30 (1.68%) Apple iOS
13 10 (0.56%) CentOS
14 4 (0.22%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.17%) VMS
15 3 (0.17%) SUSE
15 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.056%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (13.37%) OO
3 213 (11.91%) Asset Management
4 206 (11.52%) TDD
5 185 (10.35%) Software Engineering
6 176 (9.84%) MVC
7 169 (9.45%) Investment Management
8 152 (8.50%) Multithreading
9 133 (7.44%) Low Latency
10 118 (6.60%) BDD
11 96 (5.37%) Scrum
12 85 (4.75%) Analytics
13 80 (4.47%) Electronic Trading
14 79 (4.42%) Information Security
15 78 (4.36%) Risk Management
16 72 (4.03%) Mentoring
17 71 (3.97%) OOD
18 67 (3.75%) Project Management
18 67 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
19 66 (3.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 685 (38.31%) SQL
2 604 (33.78%) C#
3 300 (16.78%) Java
4 291 (16.28%) Python
5 284 (15.88%) C++
6 275 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 181 (10.12%) Perl
8 161 (9.00%) PowerShell
9 91 (5.09%) VBA
10 56 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 54 (3.02%) Bash Shell
12 31 (1.73%) C
13 29 (1.62%) MATLAB
14 25 (1.40%) VB.NET
15 24 (1.34%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.01%) Ruby
16 18 (1.01%) R
17 16 (0.89%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.78%) Scala
19 13 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 522 (29.19%) Degree
2 91 (5.09%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (3.69%) PhD
4 62 (3.47%) CCNA
5 34 (1.90%) CCNP
6 32 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (1.51%) MCSE
8 21 (1.17%) CCSA
9 17 (0.95%) CISSP
10 16 (0.89%) CSSLP
11 15 (0.84%) CCSE
12 14 (0.78%) CCIE
13 12 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.62%) MCITP
14 11 (0.62%) Brainbench
15 7 (0.39%) CISM
15 7 (0.39%) MCSA
16 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (0.28%) Sun Certification
16 5 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.13%) QA
2 35 (1.96%) SLA
3 8 (0.45%) EMIR
3 8 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.22%) Basel III
6 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) COBIT
7 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.056%) MiFID
8 1 (0.056%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.056%) AIFMD
System Software
1 243 (13.59%) Active Directory
2 117 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (2.57%) vSphere
4 39 (2.18%) XenApp
4 39 (2.18%) VMware ESX
5 28 (1.57%) Hyper-V
5 28 (1.57%) VMware Server
6 19 (1.06%) Firmware
7 16 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
7 16 (0.89%) NFS
7 16 (0.89%) XenDesktop
8 11 (0.62%) MetaFrame
8 11 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.11%) Xen
11 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.11%) iptables
12 1 (0.056%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 49 (2.74%) SCCM
2 25 (1.40%) Puppet
3 18 (1.01%) NetBackup
4 17 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
5 16 (0.89%) Nagios
6 13 (0.73%) SCOM
7 12 (0.67%) Backup Exec
8 8 (0.45%) WSUS
8 8 (0.45%) Tivoli
8 8 (0.45%) Cacti
9 7 (0.39%) Control-M
9 7 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (0.28%) yum
12 4 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.17%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Satellite
14 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 299 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 180 (10.07%) VMware
3 145 (8.11%) Oracle
4 139 (7.77%) Cisco
5 102 (5.70%) Citrix
6 96 (5.37%) Bloomberg
7 67 (3.75%) Reuters
8 58 (3.24%) NetApp
9 57 (3.19%) HP
10 46 (2.57%) CheckPoint
11 33 (1.85%) Red Hat
12 30 (1.68%) Sybase
13 27 (1.51%) Advent
14 23 (1.29%) Symantec
15 22 (1.23%) EMC
16 21 (1.17%) Tableau
17 20 (1.12%) IBM
18 19 (1.06%) Charles River
19 18 (1.01%) Avaya
19 18 (1.01%) SAP
London
HW Search & Selection
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £52500 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £31313.56 - £38272.13 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + COMMISSION & BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum plus benefits including health club
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday