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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 437 432 415
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 6 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.029% 0.053% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.076% 0.14% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 28
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +28.57%
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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
7879 8443 8183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.99% 37.28% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 6495 6695
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Surrey +20 5 £70,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +11 1 - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
5 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
6 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
7 1 (9.09%) Data Management
7 1 (9.09%) Adaptiv
7 1 (9.09%) Google
7 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
7 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
7 1 (9.09%) Product Management
7 1 (9.09%) Social Media
7 1 (9.09%) Facebook
7 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adaptiv
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) C++ Developer
1 5 (45.45%) C++ Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
4 1 (9.09%) Resourcer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Product Management
3 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) B2B
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Facebook
3 1 (9.09%) SunGard