The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 426 450 431
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 27 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.067% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 8
Average salary £60,000 £41,250 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -30.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -1.16%
Hedge funds
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7899 8032 8045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 40.98% 38.45% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6630 6512 6349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,519 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in the South East

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Hedge funds Salary Histogram in the South East

Hedge funds
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 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
Oxfordshire - 18 £60,000 - 4
Surrey +15 5 £36,250 +11.53% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 4 - -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 40 (70.18%) Finance
2 38 (66.67%) C++
3 37 (64.91%) Python
4 36 (63.16%) Degree
5 24 (42.11%) Computer Science
6 22 (38.60%) Linux
7 21 (36.84%) Machine Learning
8 17 (29.82%) Mathematics
9 15 (26.32%) Physics
9 15 (26.32%) C
9 15 (26.32%) Open Source
10 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
11 13 (22.81%) Esper
11 13 (22.81%) Pyramid
11 13 (22.81%) Pandas
11 13 (22.81%) SciPy
11 13 (22.81%) Java
11 13 (22.81%) Maven
12 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (19.30%) Unix
13 11 (19.30%) Algorithms
14 10 (17.54%) Algorithmic Trading
14 10 (17.54%) PhD
14 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
14 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
15 9 (15.79%) Fund Management
15 9 (15.79%) Statistics
15 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis
15 9 (15.79%) SQL
15 9 (15.79%) Data Mining

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (5.26%) Tornado
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Adaptiv
1 1 (1.75%) Global One
1 1 (1.75%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) NAS
1 4 (7.02%) SAN
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) Data Mining
1 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) KDB
4 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Maven
2 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.51%) Hudson
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 40 (70.18%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.26%) Back Office
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Front Office
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.51%) Automotive
4 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) C++ Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Linux Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) HTML Developer
5 5 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (8.77%) UI Developer
6 4 (7.02%) NAS Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) NetApp Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Python Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Resourcer
6 4 (7.02%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Trainee
6 4 (7.02%) Trainee Resourcer
7 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Python Web Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
2 13 (22.81%) Esper
2 13 (22.81%) Pandas
2 13 (22.81%) Pyramid
2 13 (22.81%) SciPy
3 9 (15.79%) Natural Language Processing
3 9 (15.79%) NumPy
4 7 (12.28%) HTML
5 6 (10.53%) CSS
6 4 (7.02%) STL
7 3 (5.26%) COM
7 3 (5.26%) HTML5
8 2 (3.51%) .NET
8 2 (3.51%) Ajax
8 2 (3.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (3.51%) Ext JS
8 2 (3.51%) jQuery
9 1 (1.75%) CSS3
9 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 17 (29.82%) Mathematics
3 15 (26.32%) Physics
4 11 (19.30%) Algorithms
5 9 (15.79%) Statistics
6 3 (5.26%) Fintech
7 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.51%) User Experience
8 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.75%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.75%) Neural Network
8 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.75%) Replication
8 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Unix
3 6 (10.53%) Windows
4 3 (5.26%) CentOS
4 3 (5.26%) Debian
4 3 (5.26%) Fedora
4 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Machine Learning
2 15 (26.32%) Open Source
3 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.54%) Algorithmic Trading
4 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
5 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis
5 9 (15.79%) Financial Modelling
5 9 (15.79%) Fund Management
6 8 (14.04%) Signal Processing
7 6 (10.53%) Front End Development
8 4 (7.02%) CRM
8 4 (7.02%) OO
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.26%) SDLC
9 3 (5.26%) Software Architecture
9 3 (5.26%) Time Management
9 3 (5.26%) Web Development
10 2 (3.51%) DevOps
10 2 (3.51%) Systematic Trading
10 2 (3.51%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) C++
2 37 (64.91%) Python
3 15 (26.32%) C
4 13 (22.81%) Java
5 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.79%) MATLAB
6 9 (15.79%) SQL
7 5 (8.77%) C#
8 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.26%) Perl
9 1 (1.75%) Delphi
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (63.16%) Degree
2 10 (17.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
1 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) CommVault
3 4 (7.02%) NetApp
4 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) SunGard
4 3 (5.26%) Sybase
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Sencha
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