The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 9 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank - - 132
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
726 655 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.66% 28.78% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 458 551 477
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Hedge funds
Berkshire

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Reading

Hedge funds
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#