The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 73 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 1 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.14% 1.20% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 3.18% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 2
Average salary £42,500 £85,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
Hedge funds
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
318 346 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 44.35% 37.65% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 250 310 287
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the Oxford region.

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Oxford

Hedge funds
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Fixed Income
1 5 (83.33%) Equities
1 5 (83.33%) Derivative
1 5 (83.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Junior
2 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Junior Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Junior Software Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Fixed Income
1 5 (83.33%) Equities
1 5 (83.33%) Derivative
1 5 (83.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft