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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 414 452 459
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +7
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 22 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.073% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 9
Median salary £57,500 £70,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +64.70%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +55.55%
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
7169 8299 8802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.28% 40.47% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5925 6582 6701
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Hedge funds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Oxfordshire +4 15 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £32,500 -
Kent - 3 - -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
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England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 32 (68.09%) Finance
2 26 (55.32%) C++
2 26 (55.32%) Python
3 24 (51.06%) Linux
4 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
5 13 (27.66%) Degree
5 13 (27.66%) Mathematics
5 13 (27.66%) Algorithms
5 13 (27.66%) C
6 9 (19.15%) C#
6 9 (19.15%) Machine Learning
7 8 (17.02%) Signal Processing
7 8 (17.02%) Algorithmic Trading
7 8 (17.02%) SQL
7 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
8 7 (14.89%) MVC
8 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
9 6 (12.77%) Open Source
9 6 (12.77%) Wealth Management
9 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.77%) Windows
10 5 (10.64%) MySQL
10 5 (10.64%) STL
10 5 (10.64%) Unix
10 5 (10.64%) Java
10 5 (10.64%) LDAP
10 5 (10.64%) Data Mining
10 5 (10.64%) Kerberos
10 5 (10.64%) NetApp

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) BGP
1 5 (10.64%) Kerberos
1 5 (10.64%) LDAP
1 5 (10.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Data Mining
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) KDB
2 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (6.38%) Hudson
1 3 (6.38%) Maven
General
1 32 (68.09%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 6 (12.77%) Analyst
2 6 (12.77%) C Developer
2 6 (12.77%) C++ Developer
2 6 (12.77%) Software Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
3 5 (10.64%) C Programmer
3 5 (10.64%) C++ Developer - Algorithmic Trading
3 5 (10.64%) Linux Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Programmer
3 5 (10.64%) Software Programmer
3 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Angular Developer
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (8.51%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (10.64%) STL
3 4 (8.51%) CSS
3 4 (8.51%) HTML
3 4 (8.51%) LESS
3 4 (8.51%) Node.js
3 4 (8.51%) Sass
4 3 (6.38%) .NET
4 3 (6.38%) Esper
4 3 (6.38%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (6.38%) NumPy
4 3 (6.38%) Pandas
4 3 (6.38%) Pyramid
4 3 (6.38%) SciPy
4 3 (6.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Computer Science
2 13 (27.66%) Algorithms
2 13 (27.66%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.38%) Physics
3 3 (6.38%) Statistics
3 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Unix
4 2 (4.26%) Debian
4 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Machine Learning
2 8 (17.02%) Algorithmic Trading
2 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
2 8 (17.02%) Signal Processing
3 7 (14.89%) MVC
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.77%) Open Source
4 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.77%) Wealth Management
5 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
5 5 (10.64%) Prototyping
5 5 (10.64%) SDLC
6 3 (6.38%) Computational Linguistics
6 3 (6.38%) Data Acquisition
6 3 (6.38%) DevOps
6 3 (6.38%) People Management
6 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.38%) Statistical Computing
6 3 (6.38%) Systematic Trading
6 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) C++
1 26 (55.32%) Python
2 13 (27.66%) C
3 9 (19.15%) C#
4 8 (17.02%) SQL
5 5 (10.64%) Java
5 5 (10.64%) MATLAB
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.51%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) KVM
2 2 (4.26%) Docker
2 2 (4.26%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Ansible
1 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (10.64%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.38%) Control-M
2 3 (6.38%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) NetApp
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Veritas
4 2 (4.26%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft