The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 165 151 169
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.070% 0.033% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.090% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £45,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +1.19%
Hedge funds
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1179 1111 1236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.35% 37.08% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 599 691 798
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Hedge funds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Scotland

Hedge funds
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 2 £45,000 -
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Hedge funds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Charles River
2 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (66.67%) Markit EDM
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Charles River