The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 208 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.096% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1539 1407 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.62% 30.96% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1171 1219
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Hedge funds
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
Birmingham - 5 £52,500 -
Hedge funds
England

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) Back Office
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
1 5 (83.33%) Data Management
1 5 (83.33%) Wealth Management
1 5 (83.33%) Fund Accounting
1 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) International Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (16.67%) Billing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) FATCA
3 1 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (16.67%) AIFMD

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

General
1 5 (83.33%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Business Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
1 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
1 5 (83.33%) Data Management
1 5 (83.33%) Wealth Management
1 5 (83.33%) Fund Accounting
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) FATCA
1 1 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (16.67%) AIFMD