The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank - 251 233
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.017% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.047% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £62,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £72,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +61.11%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2015 2139 2165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.57% 36.18% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1728 1743
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in the South West

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 12 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Acrobat
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (16.67%) MSI
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (16.67%) Flash
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) Acrobat
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MSI
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Associate Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
1 2 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) SWIFT
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) AIFMD
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) UCITS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) VMware