Period
to

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 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Hedge fund
UK > England
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 377 323 224
Rank change year-on-year -54 -99 +134
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 1,407 985 1,106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.93% 1.03% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 2.57% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,103 824 1,054
10th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £65,000
25th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £80,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £110,000 £100,000 £110,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +41.94%
75th Percentile £135,000 £132,500 £135,000
90th Percentile £171,250 £170,000 £155,000
UK median annual salary £105,000 £100,000 £110,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +41.94%

Hedge funds is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 70,150 38,291 26,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 46.22% 40.04% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 30,792 23,988 21,366
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £84,250 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £104,806 £97,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +0.35%

Hedge funds
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Hedge funds as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Hedge funds in England

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Hedge funds in England.

Salary trend for Hedge funds in England

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Hedge funds in England over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 6 months to 4 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -74 1,370 £110,000 +10.00% 83
South East -70 18 £60,000 -4.00% 4
South West - 8 £62,500 - 3
East of England - 5 £45,000 -
North of England -93 1 £28,000 -62.67%
North West - 1 £28,000 -
Hedge funds
UK

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing Hedge funds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 1,041 (73.99%) Finance
2 761 (54.09%) Python
3 735 (52.24%) Software Engineering
4 708 (50.32%) Agile
5 659 (46.84%) AWS
6 564 (40.09%) Investment Management
7 527 (37.46%) Asset Management
8 519 (36.89%) JavaScript
9 476 (33.83%) Front Office
10 471 (33.48%) Fixed Income
11 455 (32.34%) Java
12 450 (31.98%) React
13 408 (29.00%) Derivative
14 368 (26.15%) Equities
15 334 (23.74%) Azure
16 331 (23.53%) GCP
17 327 (23.24%) C#
18 319 (22.67%) SQL
19 308 (21.89%) Analytics
20 306 (21.75%) Fintech
21 287 (20.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 241 (17.13%) CI/CD
23 240 (17.06%) Microservices
24 217 (15.42%) TypeScript
25 207 (14.71%) .NET
26 198 (14.07%) Full Stack Development
27 188 (13.36%) DevOps
28 171 (12.15%) Social Skills
29 166 (11.80%) C++
30 164 (11.66%) Mentoring

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 36 (2.56%) Apache Airflow
2 34 (2.42%) Apache
3 18 (1.28%) Confluence
4 12 (0.85%) CMS
5 10 (0.71%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.50%) Apache Spark
6 7 (0.50%) Jupyter
7 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.28%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.21%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 81 (5.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.57%) Adobe XD
5 8 (0.57%) Sketch
6 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (0.85%) Markit EDM
1 12 (0.85%) SimCorp Dimension
1 12 (0.85%) thinkFolio
2 7 (0.50%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.071%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.071%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.071%) Fidessa
Cloud Services
1 659 (46.84%) AWS
2 334 (23.74%) Azure
3 331 (23.53%) GCP
4 124 (8.81%) AWS Lambda
4 124 (8.81%) Serverless
5 111 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
6 99 (7.04%) Amazon S3
7 36 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 35 (2.49%) SaaS
9 32 (2.27%) Apigee
9 32 (2.27%) Route 53
10 29 (2.06%) Microsoft 365
11 24 (1.71%) Azure DevOps
12 15 (1.07%) GitHub
13 14 (1.00%) npm
14 13 (0.92%) Amazon ECS
15 10 (0.71%) AWS CodePipeline
15 10 (0.71%) Azure Monitor
16 9 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 9 (0.64%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.42%) SSH
2 16 (1.14%) Network Security
3 14 (1.00%) DNS
3 14 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.85%) Firewall
5 11 (0.78%) SSL
6 10 (0.71%) DHCP
7 9 (0.64%) VPN
8 7 (0.50%) Internet
9 5 (0.36%) HTTP
10 4 (0.28%) 3G
10 4 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.28%) MPLS
10 4 (0.28%) Wireless
11 3 (0.21%) BGP
11 3 (0.21%) LAN
11 3 (0.21%) OSPF
11 3 (0.21%) VLAN
11 3 (0.21%) VoIP
11 3 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.83%) NoSQL
3 35 (2.49%) MongoDB
4 34 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (2.27%) Big Data
6 31 (2.20%) Relational Database
7 28 (1.99%) Amazon Athena
8 19 (1.35%) Apache Ignite
9 13 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (0.92%) MySQL
10 12 (0.85%) Amazon Aurora
11 10 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (0.64%) Metadata
13 7 (0.50%) DB2
14 6 (0.43%) Power BI
15 5 (0.36%) Event Store
15 5 (0.36%) Pentaho
15 5 (0.36%) Sybase ASE
15 5 (0.36%) Tableau
16 4 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (3.27%) JIRA
2 27 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 21 (1.49%) Selenium
4 19 (1.35%) Maven
5 15 (1.07%) Cypress.io
5 15 (1.07%) webpack
6 14 (1.00%) Git (software)
6 14 (1.00%) Storybook
7 9 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (0.64%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.50%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.43%) Android Studio
9 6 (0.43%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.43%) Xcode
10 4 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.21%) IDA Disassembler
11 3 (0.21%) Moq
11 3 (0.21%) MSTest
11 3 (0.21%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1,041 (73.99%) Finance
2 476 (33.83%) Front Office
3 171 (12.15%) Social Skills
4 112 (7.96%) Banking
5 89 (6.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 84 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (3.48%) Financial Institution
8 46 (3.27%) Back Office
9 42 (2.99%) Investment Banking
10 37 (2.63%) Presentation Skills
11 31 (2.20%) Legal
12 22 (1.56%) Marketing
13 19 (1.35%) Prime Brokerage
14 10 (0.71%) Advertising
15 9 (0.64%) Law
16 6 (0.43%) Publishing
17 5 (0.36%) German Language
17 5 (0.36%) Italian Language
17 5 (0.36%) Polish Language
17 5 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 580 (41.22%) Developer
2 465 (33.05%) Software Engineer
3 371 (26.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 300 (21.32%) AWS Engineer
5 259 (18.41%) AWS Developer
6 243 (17.27%) AWS Software Engineer
7 205 (14.57%) Java Developer
8 186 (13.22%) Java Software Developer
9 184 (13.08%) Java Engineer
9 184 (13.08%) Java Software Engineer
10 155 (11.02%) Python Engineer
11 134 (9.52%) Python Developer
12 131 (9.31%) Senior Developer
13 103 (7.32%) Finance Manager
13 103 (7.32%) React Developer
14 100 (7.11%) Python Software Engineer
15 98 (6.97%) Senior Software Engineer
16 85 (6.04%) Analyst
16 85 (6.04%) Senior Software Developer
17 80 (5.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (31.98%) React
2 207 (14.71%) .NET
3 155 (11.02%) AngularJS
4 147 (10.45%) Node.js
5 128 (9.10%) gRPC
6 127 (9.03%) Vue.js
7 123 (8.74%) .NET Core
8 122 (8.67%) Pandas
9 105 (7.46%) Kafka
10 99 (7.04%) GraphQL
11 89 (6.33%) NumPy
12 86 (6.11%) ASP.NET
13 84 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 82 (5.83%) ASP.NET Core
15 80 (5.69%) SciPy
16 68 (4.83%) Apache Camel
17 48 (3.41%) Protocol Buffers
18 39 (2.77%) TensorFlow
19 35 (2.49%) D3.js
20 33 (2.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 471 (33.48%) Fixed Income
2 408 (29.00%) Derivative
3 368 (26.15%) Equities
4 287 (20.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 151 (10.73%) Greenfield Project
6 86 (6.11%) Hackathon
7 69 (4.90%) User Experience
8 62 (4.41%) OTC Derivatives
9 44 (3.13%) Algorithms
10 42 (2.99%) Management Information System
11 38 (2.70%) Cloud Native
12 29 (2.06%) Data Structures
12 29 (2.06%) Reference Data
13 28 (1.99%) Credit Derivative
14 26 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
15 24 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
16 23 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
17 20 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
18 12 (0.85%) Pricing Data
19 11 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 102 (7.25%) Linux
2 70 (4.98%) Windows
3 38 (2.70%) Unix
4 15 (1.07%) Android
5 12 (0.85%) Windows 10
6 11 (0.78%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.43%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.28%) CentOS
10 4 (0.28%) Solaris
11 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.21%) VMS
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.071%) Debian
12 1 (0.071%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 735 (52.24%) Software Engineering
2 708 (50.32%) Agile
3 564 (40.09%) Investment Management
4 527 (37.46%) Asset Management
5 308 (21.89%) Analytics
6 306 (21.75%) Fintech
7 241 (17.13%) CI/CD
8 240 (17.06%) Microservices
9 198 (14.07%) Full Stack Development
10 188 (13.36%) DevOps
11 164 (11.66%) Mentoring
12 147 (10.45%) Artificial Intelligence
13 133 (9.45%) Computer Science
14 124 (8.81%) Scrum
15 121 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
16 112 (7.96%) Data Analytics
17 110 (7.82%) Coaching
18 96 (6.82%) OOP
19 95 (6.75%) Portfolio Management
20 91 (6.47%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 761 (54.09%) Python
2 519 (36.89%) JavaScript
3 455 (32.34%) Java
4 327 (23.24%) C#
5 319 (22.67%) SQL
6 217 (15.42%) TypeScript
7 166 (11.80%) C++
8 82 (5.83%) PowerShell
9 78 (5.54%) R
10 76 (5.40%) VBA
11 57 (4.05%) Bash
11 57 (4.05%) PHP
12 40 (2.84%) MATLAB
13 32 (2.27%) Scala
14 21 (1.49%) Go
15 20 (1.42%) Rust
16 16 (1.14%) VB
17 12 (0.85%) Perl
18 10 (0.71%) ES6
18 10 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 99 (7.04%) Degree
2 20 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
2 20 (1.42%) PhD
3 8 (0.57%) CISM
4 7 (0.50%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (0.28%) CCSK
5 4 (0.28%) CISSP
5 4 (0.28%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.28%) MBA
6 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.21%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.21%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.14%) CCIE
7 2 (0.14%) CCNA
7 2 (0.14%) CCNP
7 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.14%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.14%) Novell Certification
8 1 (0.071%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (8.24%) QA
2 27 (1.92%) GDPR
3 14 (1.00%) Accessibility
4 7 (0.50%) SLA
5 6 (0.43%) PMO
6 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.28%) SOC 2
7 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.14%) EMIR
9 1 (0.071%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.071%) GRC
9 1 (0.071%) MiFID
System Software
1 110 (7.82%) Docker
2 66 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.28%) VMware NSX
4 4 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 108 (7.68%) Terraform
2 95 (6.75%) Kubernetes
3 26 (1.85%) Prometheus
4 21 (1.49%) Ansible
5 20 (1.42%) Puppet
6 18 (1.28%) Grafana
7 13 (0.92%) Argo
8 10 (0.71%) SCCM
8 10 (0.71%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.50%) SCOM
11 4 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.21%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.21%) Netcool
12 3 (0.21%) NetVault Backup
12 3 (0.21%) OpenView
12 3 (0.21%) PowerCLI
12 3 (0.21%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.21%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 111 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 86 (6.11%) Bloomberg
3 48 (3.41%) Charles River
4 39 (2.77%) BISAM
4 39 (2.77%) Splunk
5 38 (2.70%) Oracle
6 34 (2.42%) Algorithmics
7 28 (1.99%) VMware
8 17 (1.21%) Calypso
9 13 (0.92%) SimCorp
10 12 (0.85%) Sybase
10 12 (0.85%) Tradeweb
11 11 (0.78%) Cisco
12 9 (0.64%) Cadence
12 9 (0.64%) SolarWinds
13 8 (0.57%) Adobe
14 7 (0.50%) Google
14 7 (0.50%) SunGard
15 6 (0.43%) Reuters
15 6 (0.43%) Speakerbus