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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hedge fund
England / South West
Rank 227 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 12 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.53% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 1.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Median salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +41.17%

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
1701 2185 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.47% 37.70% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1657 1540
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Hedge funds Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol - 9 £57,500 -
Somerset - 3 £52,500 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 14 (93.33%) Finance
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) SDLC
3 11 (73.33%) Financial Institution
4 10 (66.67%) Open Source
5 9 (60.00%) HTML
5 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (60.00%) PhD
6 8 (53.33%) OO
6 8 (53.33%) Java
6 8 (53.33%) HTML5
7 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) .NET
7 6 (40.00%) C#
8 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 5 (33.33%) Spring
8 5 (33.33%) REST
9 3 (20.00%) LAMP
9 3 (20.00%) Node.js
9 3 (20.00%) Microservices
10 2 (13.33%) SOLID
10 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (13.33%) Scrum
10 2 (13.33%) OOP
10 2 (13.33%) PHP
10 2 (13.33%) TDD
10 2 (13.33%) Banking
10 2 (13.33%) Degree
10 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
10 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration

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 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Bluemix
1 1 (6.67%) Heroku
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) GoCD
1 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Protractor
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) TestNG
1 1 (6.67%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Development Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Product Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) LAMP
5 3 (20.00%) Node.js
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) CSS
7 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (6.67%) Sphinx
7 1 (6.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) SDLC
3 10 (66.67%) Open Source
4 8 (53.33%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Microservices
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (13.33%) OOP
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) SOLID
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Context-Driven Testing
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) PhD
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Sage
1 1 (6.67%) SaltStack