The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 328 352 340
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 941 925 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.87% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 2.13% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 839 789 870
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41867 43451 48692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.96% 40.65% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34043 34380 39089
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Hedge funds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hedge funds
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the UK.

Hedge funds Salary Trend in the UK

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hedge funds over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 within the UK.

Hedge funds Salary Histogram in the UK

Hedge funds
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +14 935 £70,000 +7.69% 127
London +7 902 £70,000 +7.69% 119
City of London +5 136 £70,000 +14.75% 41
South East +27 26 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Mayfair +3 20 £100,000 +33.33%
Oxford - 16 £60,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 16 £60,000 - 1
Surrey +9 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
East of England - 7 £62,500 - 3
Cambridge - 7 £62,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 7 £62,500 - 3
Guernsey - 3 £34,000 -
Channel Islands - 3 £34,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 - -
Kent - 3 - -
Edinburgh +4 2 £45,000 -
Scotland -14 2 £45,000 -
Westminster - 1 £60,000 -

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 1129 (58.59%) Finance
2 756 (39.23%) Degree
3 678 (35.18%) SQL
4 661 (34.30%) C#
5 571 (29.63%) Computer Science
6 537 (27.87%) Python
7 477 (24.75%) SQL Server
8 474 (24.60%) Windows
9 468 (24.29%) C++
10 443 (22.99%) Front Office
11 435 (22.57%) Java
12 397 (20.60%) Linux
13 379 (19.67%) .NET
14 350 (18.16%) Asset Management
15 313 (16.24%) Software Engineering
16 267 (13.86%) Unix
17 258 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
18 251 (13.03%) OO
19 235 (12.20%) Microsoft
20 231 (11.99%) WCF
21 222 (11.52%) WPF
22 221 (11.47%) Banking
23 204 (10.59%) JavaScript
24 202 (10.48%) Multithreading
25 194 (10.07%) Equities
26 190 (9.86%) Mathematics
27 180 (9.34%) Oracle
28 172 (8.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
29 167 (8.67%) Algorithms
30 166 (8.61%) Analytical Skills

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills 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 62 (3.22%) MS Exchange
2 26 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.14%) IIS
4 18 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
6 12 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 11 (0.57%) Skype for Business
8 10 (0.52%) OpenStack
9 9 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 9 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.47%) Umbraco
10 8 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (0.42%) Node.js
11 7 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.26%) Confluence
12 5 (0.26%) nginx
13 3 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.16%) Jetty
Applications
1 146 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 84 (4.36%) MS Office
3 14 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.52%) S-PLUS
7 8 (0.42%) MS Project
8 5 (0.26%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.21%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 22 (1.14%) Salerio
2 16 (0.83%) Markit EDM
3 14 (0.73%) Beauchamp
3 14 (0.73%) thinkFolio
4 13 (0.67%) Oracle 11i
5 11 (0.57%) Front Arena
6 6 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.31%) Endur
6 6 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.26%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 4 (0.21%) Advent Moxy
8 4 (0.21%) Decalog
8 4 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.21%) Eze OMS
8 4 (0.21%) HiInvest
8 4 (0.21%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.21%) LatentZero
8 4 (0.21%) LongView
8 4 (0.21%) Tradar
9 3 (0.16%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.93%) Office 365
2 15 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.62%) GitHub
4 4 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 4 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.052%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.08%) Multicast
2 37 (1.92%) DNS
3 33 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 32 (1.66%) SAN
5 29 (1.50%) WAN
6 28 (1.45%) LAN
7 26 (1.35%) Firewall
7 26 (1.35%) HTTP
8 24 (1.25%) Intranet
9 17 (0.88%) DHCP
9 17 (0.88%) NetScaler
10 16 (0.83%) LDAP
11 12 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (0.57%) iSCSI
13 9 (0.47%) Internet
14 8 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (0.42%) tcpdump
14 8 (0.42%) Wireshark
15 7 (0.36%) VLAN
15 7 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 477 (24.75%) SQL Server
2 112 (5.81%) Relational Database
3 83 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (3.11%) Data Mining
7 55 (2.85%) RDBMS
8 43 (2.23%) NoSQL
9 35 (1.82%) MongoDB
9 35 (1.82%) Oracle Database
10 31 (1.61%) KDB
11 28 (1.45%) Big Data
12 25 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (1.25%) Redis
14 23 (1.19%) MySQL
15 18 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (0.83%) Hazelcast
17 14 (0.73%) DB2
17 14 (0.73%) Hadoop
18 13 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 65 (3.37%) JIRA
2 48 (2.49%) Subversion
3 39 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (1.66%) Git (software)
5 28 (1.45%) TeamCity
6 27 (1.40%) Maven
7 22 (1.14%) Visual Studio
8 18 (0.93%) NUnit
9 17 (0.88%) JUnit
10 16 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
11 15 (0.78%) MSTest
12 14 (0.73%) Cucumber
13 13 (0.67%) Moq
14 11 (0.57%) Selenium
15 10 (0.52%) Hudson
16 9 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 8 (0.42%) Ant
17 8 (0.42%) GCC
17 8 (0.42%) Jenkins
17 8 (0.42%) Redmine
General
1 1129 (58.59%) Finance
2 443 (22.99%) Front Office
3 221 (11.47%) Banking
4 166 (8.61%) Back Office
5 127 (6.59%) Investment Banking
6 76 (3.94%) Financial Institution
7 32 (1.66%) Retail
8 25 (1.30%) Games
9 20 (1.04%) Marketing
10 17 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 9 (0.47%) French Language
12 7 (0.36%) Electronics
12 7 (0.36%) Legal
13 6 (0.31%) German Language
13 6 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.31%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.26%) Billing
14 5 (0.26%) Private Banking
14 5 (0.26%) Publishing
15 4 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 1067 (55.37%) Developer
2 455 (23.61%) C# Developer
3 298 (15.46%) Analyst
4 199 (10.33%) Java Developer
5 197 (10.22%) .NET Developer
6 180 (9.34%) C++ Developer
7 179 (9.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 176 (9.13%) Python Developer
9 170 (8.82%) SQL Developer
10 136 (7.06%) Quantitative Developer
11 132 (6.85%) Support Analyst
12 123 (6.38%) Software Engineer
13 119 (6.18%) Junior
13 119 (6.18%) Senior Developer
14 112 (5.81%) Support Engineer
15 107 (5.55%) Applications Support
16 96 (4.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 84 (4.36%) Junior Developer
17 84 (4.36%) Programmer
18 76 (3.94%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (19.67%) .NET
2 231 (11.99%) WCF
3 222 (11.52%) WPF
4 132 (6.85%) AngularJS
5 108 (5.60%) HTML
6 107 (5.55%) ASP.NET
7 68 (3.53%) Web Services
8 63 (3.27%) FIX Protocol
8 63 (3.27%) jQuery
9 60 (3.11%) HTML5
9 60 (3.11%) J2SE
10 58 (3.01%) LINQ
11 54 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (2.75%) NumPy
13 49 (2.54%) CSS
13 49 (2.54%) Pandas
13 49 (2.54%) XML
14 48 (2.49%) SOAP
15 46 (2.39%) .NET Framework
16 45 (2.34%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 571 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 194 (10.07%) Equities
3 190 (9.86%) Mathematics
4 172 (8.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 167 (8.67%) Algorithms
6 166 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
7 114 (5.92%) Derivative
8 107 (5.55%) Fixed Income
9 78 (4.05%) Data Structures
10 63 (3.27%) Fintech
11 59 (3.06%) Data Centre
12 48 (2.49%) Visualisation
13 47 (2.44%) Physics
13 47 (2.44%) Statistics
14 41 (2.13%) Blackberry
15 36 (1.87%) Management Information System
16 26 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
17 24 (1.25%) N-Tier
18 23 (1.19%) User Experience
19 17 (0.88%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 474 (24.60%) Windows
2 397 (20.60%) Linux
3 267 (13.86%) Unix
4 97 (5.03%) Windows Server
5 82 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 46 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.73%) Android
10 13 (0.67%) CentOS
10 13 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.62%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.47%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.47%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.36%) Solaris
14 7 (0.36%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (18.16%) Asset Management
2 313 (16.24%) Software Engineering
3 258 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (13.03%) OO
5 202 (10.48%) Multithreading
6 164 (8.51%) TDD
7 139 (7.21%) Low Latency
8 120 (6.23%) Risk Management
9 105 (5.45%) Algorithmic Trading
10 104 (5.40%) MVC
11 100 (5.19%) Investment Management
12 94 (4.88%) Electronic Trading
13 88 (4.57%) Unit Testing
14 83 (4.31%) Machine Learning
14 83 (4.31%) Systematic Trading
15 81 (4.20%) Analytics
16 77 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
17 74 (3.84%) Project Management
18 73 (3.79%) OOD
19 71 (3.68%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 678 (35.18%) SQL
2 661 (34.30%) C#
3 537 (27.87%) Python
4 468 (24.29%) C++
5 435 (22.57%) Java
6 204 (10.59%) JavaScript
7 130 (6.75%) Perl
8 117 (6.07%) C
9 107 (5.55%) T-SQL
10 93 (4.83%) Bash Shell
11 81 (4.20%) VBA
12 80 (4.15%) PowerShell
13 54 (2.80%) MATLAB
14 43 (2.23%) XPath
15 37 (1.92%) Ruby
16 34 (1.76%) Scala
17 28 (1.45%) Shell Script
18 20 (1.04%) R
19 18 (0.93%) F#
19 18 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 756 (39.23%) Degree
2 54 (2.80%) PhD
3 44 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (1.82%) CCNA
5 31 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (1.45%) Brainbench
7 19 (0.99%) MCSE
8 14 (0.73%) CFA
9 13 (0.67%) CCNP
9 13 (0.67%) Sun Certification
10 12 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (0.52%) MCP
11 10 (0.52%) MCSA
12 8 (0.42%) RHCE
13 6 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (0.26%) CSSLP
15 4 (0.21%) CISSP
15 4 (0.21%) MCITP
15 4 (0.21%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.65%) SLA
2 38 (1.97%) QA
3 21 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.83%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.10%) UCITS
7 1 (0.052%) COBIT
7 1 (0.052%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.052%) MiFID
System Software
1 162 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 87 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.99%) VMware ESX
4 18 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
5 16 (0.83%) Docker
5 16 (0.83%) NFS
6 12 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.31%) Xen
10 5 (0.26%) KVM
10 5 (0.26%) Samba
10 5 (0.26%) XenApp
11 4 (0.21%) ProxySG
11 4 (0.21%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.16%) iptables
13 2 (0.10%) HDFS
13 2 (0.10%) vSphere
14 1 (0.052%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.052%) Snort
Systems Management
1 43 (2.23%) Puppet
2 39 (2.02%) Nagios
3 35 (1.82%) SCCM
4 22 (1.14%) logstash
5 20 (1.04%) Ansible
6 12 (0.62%) Control-M
7 11 (0.57%) SCOM
8 9 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.31%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.26%) Cobbler
11 4 (0.21%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.21%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.16%) CFEngine
12 3 (0.16%) SmokePing
13 2 (0.10%) SolarWinds Orion
14 1 (0.052%) Cisco CUCM
14 1 (0.052%) Graphite
14 1 (0.052%) HP Data Protector
14 1 (0.052%) HP SIM
14 1 (0.052%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 235 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 180 (9.34%) Oracle
3 110 (5.71%) VMware
4 89 (4.62%) Bloomberg
5 78 (4.05%) Cisco
6 71 (3.68%) Citrix
7 55 (2.85%) Red Hat
8 47 (2.44%) Sybase
9 32 (1.66%) Reuters
9 32 (1.66%) TIBCO
10 29 (1.50%) HP
11 26 (1.35%) Fidessa
11 26 (1.35%) IBM
12 25 (1.30%) Calypso
12 25 (1.30%) Charles River
13 22 (1.14%) Murex
13 22 (1.14%) ServiceNow
14 21 (1.09%) NetApp
15 16 (0.83%) Juniper
15 16 (0.83%) Sun
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 100k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £120000 per annum + Great bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 80k per year + big bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £65k - 130k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 95k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ION Asset Architecture
Salary: Competitive + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 150k per year + benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago