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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 434 369 420
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +51
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 8 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.035% 0.25% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.86% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 45 21
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
6761 6157 6996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.96% 28.97% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5121 4983 5878
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
West Sussex - 6 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire -18 1 £62,500 -16.66%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (67.86%) C#
2 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 17 (60.71%) Degree
3 16 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 11 (39.29%) VB.NET
5 11 (39.29%) .NET
6 10 (35.71%) Banking
6 10 (35.71%) Risk Management
6 10 (35.71%) Statistics
6 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 8 (28.57%) Validation
7 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 8 (28.57%) SunGard
7 8 (28.57%) C++
7 8 (28.57%) QA
7 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (21.43%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) Fixed Income
10 5 (17.86%) Equities
10 5 (17.86%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) OO
10 5 (17.86%) Python
10 5 (17.86%) Derivative
10 5 (17.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
12 1 (3.57%) Ajax
12 1 (3.57%) Physics

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 11 (39.29%) .NET Developer
4 10 (35.71%) VB.NET Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Graduate
4 10 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 8 (28.57%) Analyst
6 5 (17.86%) Junior Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Junior Software Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Junior
7 4 (14.29%) Graduate Software Tester
7 4 (14.29%) QA Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Software Tester
7 4 (14.29%) Tester
8 2 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) Ajax
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 10 (35.71%) Statistics
3 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (17.86%) Fixed Income
5 5 (17.86%) Equities
5 5 (17.86%) Derivative
5 5 (17.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (3.57%) Physics
6 1 (3.57%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Solaris
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 8 (28.57%) Validation
2 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 5 (17.86%) OO
4 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) VB.NET
3 8 (28.57%) C++
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Python
5 5 (17.86%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) SunGard
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Rogue Wave
3 1 (3.57%) Sencha
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase
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