The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 231 210 210
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 2 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% 0.19% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.63% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £80,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1707 1595 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.70% 30.61% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1326 1315
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Somerset - 2 £80,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) J2SE
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) J2SE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree