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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 160 159 161
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 1 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.074% 0.35% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -1.16%
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
1357 1131 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.75% 36.40% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 804 685 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,668 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 1 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree