The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Hedge fund
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 344 341
Rank change year-on-year -51 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 627 823 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.76% 0.90% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 2.17% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 495 740 825
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50%  

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

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34993 37921 42707
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.26% 41.59% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27459 31530 34417
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,354
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Hedge funds
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Hedge funds as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Hedge funds in England

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Hedge funds in England

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hedge funds in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Hedge funds in England

Hedge funds
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
London -48 603 £70,000 -3.44% 123
South East +57 15 - - 3
South West - 8 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 - 1
Hedge funds
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 799 (62.37%) Finance
2 439 (34.27%) C#
2 439 (34.27%) SQL
3 358 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
4 333 (26.00%) Degree
5 317 (24.75%) Windows
6 311 (24.28%) .NET
7 304 (23.73%) Computer Science
8 287 (22.40%) SQL Server
9 262 (20.45%) Python
10 242 (18.89%) Java
11 238 (18.58%) Banking
12 192 (14.99%) Linux
13 188 (14.68%) Microsoft
14 187 (14.60%) C++
15 174 (13.58%) JavaScript
16 170 (13.27%) Active Directory
17 169 (13.19%) Multithreading
18 168 (13.11%) Mathematics
19 166 (12.96%) WPF
20 164 (12.80%) VMware
21 158 (12.33%) Asset Management
22 155 (12.10%) TDD
23 151 (11.79%) Fintech
24 141 (11.01%) HTML
25 139 (10.85%) PowerShell
26 134 (10.46%) OO
27 133 (10.38%) Front Office
28 124 (9.68%) MS Exchange
29 121 (9.45%) Investment Banking

Hedge funds
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 124 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 49 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (1.80%) Apache Spark
4 23 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.48%) Apache
7 9 (0.70%) IIS
8 8 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.31%) Foswiki
10 4 (0.31%) WordPress
11 3 (0.23%) Confluence
11 3 (0.23%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.16%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.078%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.078%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.078%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.078%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
3 27 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (1.33%) Stata
5 9 (0.70%) EViews
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.078%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.078%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (2.11%) thinkFolio
2 24 (1.87%) Markit EDM
3 20 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.78%) Bloomberg AIM
5 3 (0.23%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.16%) Advent Geneva
6 2 (0.16%) Orchestrade
6 2 (0.16%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.16%) Summit
7 1 (0.078%) Aligne
7 1 (0.078%) Eikon
7 1 (0.078%) Endur
7 1 (0.078%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 1 (0.078%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 54 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (3.51%) GitHub
2 45 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.33%) Office 365
4 9 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (0.70%) IaaS
4 9 (0.70%) PaaS
5 6 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.23%) Bluemix
7 3 (0.23%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (0.23%) SaaS
8 1 (0.078%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.078%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.078%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 64 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 58 (4.53%) DNS
3 56 (4.37%) DHCP
4 54 (4.22%) VPN
5 50 (3.90%) LAN
6 47 (3.67%) WAN
7 43 (3.36%) SAN
8 41 (3.20%) Firewall
9 30 (2.34%) Cisco IOS
10 28 (2.19%) HTTP
11 24 (1.87%) BGP
12 19 (1.48%) Multicast
13 16 (1.25%) Network Security
14 14 (1.09%) OSPF
14 14 (1.09%) VLAN
15 13 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (0.78%) EIGRP
17 7 (0.55%) NetScaler
17 7 (0.55%) PBX
17 7 (0.55%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 90 (7.03%) MongoDB
3 77 (6.01%) NoSQL
4 43 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (2.81%) Relational Database
6 29 (2.26%) Big Data
6 29 (2.26%) MySQL
7 26 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (1.48%) Hadoop
9 15 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (0.94%) KDB
11 12 (0.94%) Oracle Database
11 12 (0.94%) RDBMS
11 12 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (0.62%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (4.14%) Git (software)
2 46 (3.59%) JIRA
3 38 (2.97%) TeamCity
4 25 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 17 (1.33%) Mercurial
6 13 (1.01%) JUnit
7 9 (0.70%) Maven
8 7 (0.55%) Moq
9 6 (0.47%) Mockito
9 6 (0.47%) NUnit
9 6 (0.47%) Selenium
9 6 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.31%) Ant
10 4 (0.31%) IBM UrbanCode
10 4 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.31%) Phabricator
10 4 (0.31%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.31%) Subversion
10 4 (0.31%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 799 (62.37%) Finance
2 238 (18.58%) Banking
3 133 (10.38%) Front Office
4 121 (9.45%) Investment Banking
5 96 (7.49%) Financial Institution
6 56 (4.37%) Back Office
7 38 (2.97%) Marketing
8 34 (2.65%) Games
9 26 (2.03%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.64%) Law
11 4 (0.31%) Legal
12 3 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.16%) Advertising
13 2 (0.16%) Military
13 2 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
13 2 (0.16%) Retail
14 1 (0.078%) French Language
14 1 (0.078%) German Language
Job Titles
1 612 (47.78%) Developer
2 277 (21.62%) C# Developer
3 192 (14.99%) Analyst
4 172 (13.43%) Senior Developer
5 99 (7.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 99 (7.73%) Java Developer
6 81 (6.32%) Senior C# Developer
7 77 (6.01%) .NET Developer
8 75 (5.85%) Python Developer
9 73 (5.70%) Windows Engineer
10 67 (5.23%) Support Engineer
11 64 (5.00%) Business Analyst
12 63 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
13 62 (4.84%) Junior
14 59 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
15 54 (4.22%) Support Analyst
15 54 (4.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 51 (3.98%) C++ Developer
17 45 (3.51%) Graduate
17 45 (3.51%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (24.28%) .NET
2 166 (12.96%) WPF
3 141 (11.01%) HTML
4 114 (8.90%) WCF
5 103 (8.04%) AngularJS
6 77 (6.01%) CSS
7 64 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 55 (4.29%) HTML5
9 49 (3.83%) .NET Framework
9 49 (3.83%) XML
10 44 (3.43%) REST
11 39 (3.04%) jQuery
12 38 (2.97%) NumPy
12 38 (2.97%) React
13 36 (2.81%) Spring
14 34 (2.65%) LINQ
15 33 (2.58%) Node.js
16 30 (2.34%) Pandas
17 29 (2.26%) RabbitMQ
18 26 (2.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 304 (23.73%) Computer Science
2 151 (11.79%) Fintech
3 101 (7.88%) Equities
4 90 (7.03%) Greenfield Project
5 87 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
6 85 (6.64%) Algorithms
7 81 (6.32%) Fixed Income
8 63 (4.92%) Derivative
9 54 (4.22%) Data Structures
10 44 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 40 (3.12%) Data Centre
12 37 (2.89%) Market Risk
13 30 (2.34%) Blackberry
14 28 (2.19%) Management Information System
15 26 (2.03%) Equity Derivative
16 24 (1.87%) iPhone
17 23 (1.80%) iPad
18 13 (1.01%) Clustering
18 13 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
18 13 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 317 (24.75%) Windows
2 192 (14.99%) Linux
3 116 (9.06%) Windows Server
4 88 (6.87%) Windows 7
5 82 (6.40%) Unix
6 78 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 65 (5.07%) Windows 10
8 64 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (2.19%) Android
10 25 (1.95%) Apple iOS
11 19 (1.48%) CentOS
12 14 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.55%) Debian
13 7 (0.55%) Solaris
14 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.23%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.16%) VMS
15 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.078%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (13.19%) Multithreading
3 168 (13.11%) Mathematics
4 158 (12.33%) Asset Management
5 155 (12.10%) TDD
6 134 (10.46%) OO
7 117 (9.13%) Software Engineering
8 116 (9.06%) Investment Management
9 102 (7.96%) SDLC
10 101 (7.88%) Low Latency
11 92 (7.18%) Scrum
12 88 (6.87%) Analytics
13 72 (5.62%) DevOps
14 71 (5.54%) Microservices
15 67 (5.23%) Algorithmic Trading
16 59 (4.61%) Business Analysis
16 59 (4.61%) MVC
17 56 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
18 53 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
19 52 (4.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 439 (34.27%) C#
1 439 (34.27%) SQL
2 262 (20.45%) Python
3 242 (18.89%) Java
4 187 (14.60%) C++
5 174 (13.58%) JavaScript
6 139 (10.85%) PowerShell
7 66 (5.15%) Perl
8 41 (3.20%) F#
9 37 (2.89%) C
10 33 (2.58%) MATLAB
10 33 (2.58%) T-SQL
11 31 (2.42%) Ruby
12 29 (2.26%) VBA
13 26 (2.03%) Bash Shell
14 25 (1.95%) R
15 24 (1.87%) Scala
16 19 (1.48%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.09%) PHP
18 9 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 333 (26.00%) Degree
2 65 (5.07%) PhD
3 52 (4.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 38 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (2.73%) Master's Degree
6 29 (2.26%) Numerate Degree
7 22 (1.72%) CCNP
8 20 (1.56%) CCNA
9 12 (0.94%) CCIE
10 10 (0.78%) CCIE Security
10 10 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.62%) CISSP
11 8 (0.62%) ISEB
12 7 (0.55%) A+ Certification
12 7 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
12 7 (0.55%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
13 6 (0.47%) MCTS
14 4 (0.31%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
14 4 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (5.23%) QA
2 16 (1.25%) MiFID
3 14 (1.09%) PMO
4 10 (0.78%) SLA
5 9 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.55%) COBIT
7 3 (0.23%) Basel III
7 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.23%) UCITS
8 2 (0.16%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.16%) EMIR
9 1 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.078%) GDPR
9 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.078%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 170 (13.27%) Active Directory
2 96 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (4.53%) Docker
4 21 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 19 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.55%) XenApp
6 7 (0.55%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.31%) NFS
7 4 (0.31%) vSphere
8 3 (0.23%) Ceph
8 3 (0.23%) Firmware
8 3 (0.23%) LXC
9 2 (0.16%) GPFS
9 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.078%) Samba
Systems Management
1 42 (3.28%) SCCM
2 24 (1.87%) Ansible
3 20 (1.56%) AirWatch
4 19 (1.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 18 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (1.33%) Puppet
7 14 (1.09%) NetBackup
8 10 (0.78%) CFEngine
9 7 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (0.47%) Consul
10 6 (0.47%) Kubernetes
10 6 (0.47%) Terraform
11 5 (0.39%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.39%) Kibana
11 5 (0.39%) logstash
11 5 (0.39%) Malwarebytes
11 5 (0.39%) Marathon
11 5 (0.39%) Mesos
11 5 (0.39%) SCOM
11 5 (0.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 188 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 164 (12.80%) VMware
3 87 (6.79%) Oracle
4 79 (6.17%) Cisco
5 74 (5.78%) Bloomberg
6 61 (4.76%) Reuters
7 40 (3.12%) Citrix
8 35 (2.73%) NetApp
9 32 (2.50%) Charles River
10 24 (1.87%) Dell
11 23 (1.80%) Avaya
11 23 (1.80%) HP
12 21 (1.64%) Sybase
13 20 (1.56%) Nimble Storage
14 19 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (1.48%) Symantec
15 15 (1.17%) CheckPoint
16 14 (1.09%) Palo Alto
16 14 (1.09%) Red Hat
17 10 (0.78%) IBM
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - Pension, Health
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + ~30% and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £140,000 per annum + Bonus / Up to £900/d
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Competitive Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus (c100%+) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Northern Trust
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago