The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 142 134 87
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -47
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 1038 959 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.09% 2.11% 2.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.38% 5.45% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 846 724 1230
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,850 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £97,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.56%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19305 17585 22010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.90% 38.69% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15641 14347 18924
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Hedge funds
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 248 £67,000 +3.07% 58
Canary Wharf +12 11 £77,500 -16.21%
Mayfair -1 9 £80,000 -5.88%
Hammersmith - 2 £55,000 - 1
Docklands, London +1 1 - -
Bromley -17 1 £27,500 -1.78%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1249 (66.30%) Finance
2 718 (38.11%) C#
3 708 (37.58%) SQL
4 506 (26.86%) Degree
5 482 (25.58%) Computer Science
6 479 (25.42%) Windows
7 453 (24.04%) C++
8 433 (22.98%) Java
9 411 (21.82%) Front Office
10 368 (19.53%) SQL Server
11 366 (19.43%) Linux
12 362 (19.21%) OO
13 351 (18.63%) .NET
14 347 (18.42%) Microsoft
15 321 (17.04%) Banking
16 292 (15.50%) Active Directory
17 274 (14.54%) Python
18 271 (14.38%) UNIX
19 263 (13.96%) WPF
20 234 (12.42%) Multithreading
21 232 (12.31%) Derivative
22 223 (11.84%) Software Engineering
23 217 (11.52%) VMware
24 210 (11.15%) Asset Management
24 210 (11.15%) Low Latency
25 202 (10.72%) Algorithmic Trading
25 202 (10.72%) Oracle
26 192 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
27 190 (10.08%) Equities
28 186 (9.87%) Fixed Income

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 159 (8.44%) MS Exchange
2 104 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 52 (2.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 33 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 30 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (0.90%) IIS
8 16 (0.85%) Tomcat
9 15 (0.80%) Apache
10 11 (0.58%) MQSeries
11 7 (0.37%) MTS
12 6 (0.32%) Lync
12 6 (0.32%) GemFire
13 5 (0.27%) TIBCO EMS
13 5 (0.27%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
15 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
17 1 (0.053%) MS Project Server
17 1 (0.053%) SAS
Applications
1 162 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 70 (3.72%) MS Office
3 8 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.32%) S-PLUS
5 4 (0.21%) MS Project
5 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.16%) Stata
7 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.053%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 32 (1.70%) Front Arena
2 20 (1.06%) LatentZero
3 18 (0.96%) Markit EDM
4 10 (0.53%) Summit
5 8 (0.42%) Eikon
6 5 (0.27%) assyst
7 4 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
7 4 (0.21%) Monis
7 4 (0.21%) Beauchamp
7 4 (0.21%) SunGard APT
7 4 (0.21%) FastVal
8 3 (0.16%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
8 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.16%) Kondor+
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.16%) Decalog
8 3 (0.16%) LongView
8 3 (0.16%) HiInvest
8 3 (0.16%) HiPerformance
Cloud Services
1 39 (2.07%) GitHub
2 9 (0.48%) SaaS
3 4 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.16%) IaaS
5 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.053%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.053%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (6.42%) Firewall
2 103 (5.47%) TCP/IP
3 85 (4.51%) DNS
4 73 (3.87%) WAN
5 70 (3.72%) DHCP
6 61 (3.24%) LAN
7 48 (2.55%) SAN
8 47 (2.49%) VoIP
9 45 (2.39%) Cisco IOS
10 37 (1.96%) VPN
11 29 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (1.43%) Network Security
13 24 (1.27%) MPLS
14 22 (1.17%) LDAP
15 21 (1.11%) BGP
16 20 (1.06%) Multicast
17 19 (1.01%) Internet
18 18 (0.96%) FTP
19 17 (0.90%) OSPF
20 14 (0.74%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 115 (6.10%) Relational Database
3 106 (5.63%) Big Data
4 74 (3.93%) RDBMS
4 74 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (1.70%) Oracle Database
9 29 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 27 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (1.43%) KDB
11 23 (1.22%) Redis
12 20 (1.06%) MongoDB
13 17 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
14 16 (0.85%) MySQL
15 13 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (2.87%) NUnit
2 35 (1.86%) Git (software)
3 33 (1.75%) JUnit
4 30 (1.59%) Subversion
5 29 (1.54%) Hudson
6 26 (1.38%) Maven
7 19 (1.01%) ReSharper
8 17 (0.90%) Visual Studio
9 16 (0.85%) JIRA
9 16 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (0.74%) CruiseControl
11 10 (0.53%) Selenium
11 10 (0.53%) Jenkins
12 8 (0.42%) TeamCity
13 7 (0.37%) MSBuild
14 6 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 5 (0.27%) Ant
16 4 (0.21%) Mockito
17 3 (0.16%) GCC
17 3 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1249 (66.30%) Finance
2 411 (21.82%) Front Office
3 321 (17.04%) Banking
4 139 (7.38%) Back Office
5 133 (7.06%) Investment Banking
6 94 (4.99%) Financial Institution
7 48 (2.55%) Games
8 32 (1.70%) Law
9 26 (1.38%) Legal
10 25 (1.33%) General Ledger
11 22 (1.17%) Telecoms
12 17 (0.90%) Marketing
13 15 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
13 15 (0.80%) International Banking
14 5 (0.27%) Retail
15 3 (0.16%) French Language
15 3 (0.16%) Advertising
16 2 (0.11%) Publishing
16 2 (0.11%) Electronics
16 2 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 853 (45.28%) Developer
2 361 (19.16%) C# Developer
3 300 (15.92%) Analyst
4 162 (8.60%) Software Developer
5 140 (7.43%) C++ Developer
6 139 (7.38%) Support Analyst
7 121 (6.42%) Java Developer
8 106 (5.63%) Applications Support
9 94 (4.99%) Senior Developer
10 93 (4.94%) Software Engineer
11 90 (4.78%) Business Analyst
12 86 (4.56%) Junior
13 76 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
14 75 (3.98%) Graduate
15 58 (3.08%) Network Engineer
16 56 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 55 (2.92%) Applications Support Analyst
17 55 (2.92%) Quantitative Developer
18 54 (2.87%) Programmer
19 53 (2.81%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (18.63%) .NET
2 263 (13.96%) WPF
3 152 (8.07%) WCF
4 110 (5.84%) ASP.NET
5 96 (5.10%) STL
6 93 (4.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 87 (4.62%) WinForms
8 55 (2.92%) .NET Framework
9 51 (2.71%) HTML
10 46 (2.44%) XML
11 35 (1.86%) Web Services
12 32 (1.70%) HTML5
12 32 (1.70%) LINQ
13 31 (1.65%) Spring
14 28 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (1.43%) Rendezvous
16 23 (1.22%) jQuery
16 23 (1.22%) WSH
17 22 (1.17%) JMS
17 22 (1.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 482 (25.58%) Computer Science
2 232 (12.31%) Derivative
3 190 (10.08%) Equities
4 186 (9.87%) Fixed Income
5 178 (9.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 140 (7.43%) Mathematics
7 109 (5.79%) Equity Derivative
8 87 (4.62%) Blackberry
9 59 (3.13%) Physics
10 58 (3.08%) Management Information System
11 56 (2.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 53 (2.81%) Grid Computing
13 46 (2.44%) Credit Derivative
14 40 (2.12%) Credit Risk
15 35 (1.86%) SWIFT
16 34 (1.80%) Open Source
17 31 (1.65%) Visualisation
17 31 (1.65%) N-Tier
18 27 (1.43%) Clustering
19 25 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 479 (25.42%) Windows
2 366 (19.43%) Linux
3 271 (14.38%) UNIX
4 192 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 119 (6.32%) Windows 7
6 111 (5.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 70 (3.72%) Windows XP
8 54 (2.87%) Solaris
9 51 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (1.01%) Android
12 16 (0.85%) Debian
12 16 (0.85%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.64%) Apple iOS
13 12 (0.64%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.48%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.42%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.32%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
18 3 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (19.21%) OO
2 234 (12.42%) Multithreading
3 223 (11.84%) Software Engineering
4 210 (11.15%) Asset Management
4 210 (11.15%) Low Latency
5 202 (10.72%) Algorithmic Trading
6 183 (9.71%) Risk Management
7 178 (9.45%) Investment Management
8 154 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
9 149 (7.91%) Project Management
10 118 (6.26%) TDD
11 98 (5.20%) Analytics
12 84 (4.46%) Business Analysis
13 75 (3.98%) Portfolio Management
14 57 (3.03%) Workflow
15 55 (2.92%) Scrum
16 48 (2.55%) Unit Testing
17 46 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
18 43 (2.28%) ITIL
19 42 (2.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 718 (38.11%) C#
2 708 (37.58%) SQL
3 453 (24.04%) C++
4 433 (22.98%) Java
5 274 (14.54%) Python
6 156 (8.28%) PowerShell
7 154 (8.17%) F#
8 142 (7.54%) Perl
9 83 (4.41%) VBA
10 77 (4.09%) T-SQL
11 65 (3.45%) C
12 58 (3.08%) R
13 53 (2.81%) Bash Shell
14 51 (2.71%) JavaScript
15 38 (2.02%) Shell Script
16 33 (1.75%) MATLAB
16 33 (1.75%) PL/SQL
17 28 (1.49%) Scala
18 24 (1.27%) VBScript
18 24 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 506 (26.86%) Degree
2 56 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (2.49%) PhD
4 41 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (1.59%) CCNP
6 27 (1.43%) CCNA
7 21 (1.11%) CFA
7 21 (1.11%) MCSE
8 19 (1.01%) MCITP
9 12 (0.64%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.58%) RHCE
11 10 (0.53%) MCSA
11 10 (0.53%) MCP
11 10 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (0.42%) PMP
12 8 (0.42%) MCTS
12 8 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 7 (0.37%) CCSA
13 7 (0.37%) CISSP
13 7 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.03%) QA
2 25 (1.33%) SLA
3 5 (0.27%) MiFID
3 5 (0.27%) EMIR
4 3 (0.16%) Basel III
4 3 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.16%) COREP
4 3 (0.16%) FINREP
5 2 (0.11%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 292 (15.50%) Active Directory
2 167 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 46 (2.44%) XenApp
5 39 (2.07%) VMware Workstation
6 38 (2.02%) Hyper-V
7 36 (1.91%) XenServer
8 28 (1.49%) vSphere
9 24 (1.27%) MetaFrame
10 12 (0.64%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.53%) Postfix
12 9 (0.48%) KVM
13 8 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
13 8 (0.42%) vCloud
14 6 (0.32%) NFS
14 6 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.21%) Samba
15 4 (0.21%) Xen
16 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 46 (2.44%) Puppet
2 38 (2.02%) Nagios
3 32 (1.70%) NetBackup
4 25 (1.33%) SCCM
5 24 (1.27%) Backup Exec
6 21 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.58%) WSUS
8 8 (0.42%) OpenView
8 8 (0.42%) SCOM
9 7 (0.37%) WMI
9 7 (0.37%) CA Spectrum
10 6 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (0.16%) Cacti
12 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 1 (0.053%) Nessus
14 1 (0.053%) MIMEsweeper
14 1 (0.053%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 347 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 217 (11.52%) VMware
3 202 (10.72%) Oracle
4 184 (9.77%) Bloomberg
5 173 (9.18%) Cisco
6 83 (4.41%) Citrix
7 73 (3.87%) HP
8 68 (3.61%) NetApp
9 65 (3.45%) Reuters
10 59 (3.13%) Sybase
11 55 (2.92%) CheckPoint
12 47 (2.49%) SunGard
13 44 (2.34%) Calypso
13 44 (2.34%) Red Hat
14 41 (2.18%) EMC
15 31 (1.65%) Symantec
16 30 (1.59%) Murex
17 28 (1.49%) TIBCO
18 24 (1.27%) Charles River
19 23 (1.22%) Facebook
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to 60% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits including pension, healthcare, life as
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 100% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus up to 30%
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago