The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 122 117 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 9 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.48% 0.27% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 0.83% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £80,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.25% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.56%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
687 603 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.58% 32.81% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 559 541 402
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £54,920
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Hedge funds
South East

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Hedge funds
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Oxford -1 9 £35,000 -56.25%
Hedge funds
South East

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Fixed Income
5 5 (41.67%) Equities
5 5 (41.67%) Derivative
5 5 (41.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Statistics
7 3 (25.00%) Physics
7 3 (25.00%) Numerical Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) MS Office
8 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 2 (16.67%) Wireless

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Junior
4 5 (41.67%) C++ Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Junior Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Graduate
6 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
7 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 5 (41.67%) Fixed Income
3 5 (41.67%) Equities
3 5 (41.67%) Derivative
3 5 (41.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (25.00%) Statistics
4 3 (25.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Numerical Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft