Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Hedge funds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Hedge fund
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 137 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +146
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.044% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Scotland median annual salary £34,250 £75,000 -
% change year-on-year -54.33% - -

Hedge funds is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1090 859 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 40.28% 37.58% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 629 540 712
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,463 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% +2.41% +3.75%

Hedge funds
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Hedge funds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Hedge funds in Edinburgh

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Hedge funds in Edinburgh

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hedge funds in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Hedge funds in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 2 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Basel III
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Hedge funds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware