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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hedge fund
UK / England
Rank 360 323 340
Rank change year-on-year -37 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 647 983 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.82% 1.01% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 2.47% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 574 834 767
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.72% +37.50%  

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 30349 39827 38903
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.49% 41.09% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24571 32222 31039
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -21 627 £70,000 +3.70% 103
South West +5 15 £57,500 - 1
North West -9 5 £47,500 -
West Midlands +38 4 - -
East of England - 1 £18,000 -
Hedge funds
UK

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 771 (59.86%) Finance
2 495 (38.43%) C#
3 464 (36.02%) SQL
4 361 (28.03%) .NET
5 324 (25.16%) Computer Science
6 315 (24.46%) Degree
7 307 (23.84%) Python
8 297 (23.06%) Windows
9 283 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
10 272 (21.12%) SQL Server
11 259 (20.11%) Java
12 251 (19.49%) Banking
13 236 (18.32%) Linux
14 222 (17.24%) C++
15 196 (15.22%) Mathematics
16 178 (13.82%) WPF
16 178 (13.82%) Multithreading
17 176 (13.66%) JavaScript
17 176 (13.66%) Microsoft
18 168 (13.04%) Front Office
19 164 (12.73%) Software Engineering
20 161 (12.50%) TDD
20 161 (12.50%) Active Directory
21 158 (12.27%) HTML
22 152 (11.80%) OO
23 141 (10.95%) Asset Management
24 129 (10.02%) Fintech
25 127 (9.86%) WCF
26 118 (9.16%) VMware
27 114 (8.85%) Investment Banking

Hedge funds
Top Related 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 84 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 45 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (2.48%) Apache Spark
4 24 (1.86%) Apache
5 19 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (1.24%) OpenStack
7 12 (0.93%) Mule
7 12 (0.93%) Mule ESB
7 12 (0.93%) SharePoint
8 11 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (0.85%) IIS
9 10 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.78%) Confluence
10 9 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.47%) Site Server
13 4 (0.31%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.16%) IPython
14 2 (0.16%) JBoss
14 2 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 98 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.02%) MS Office
3 13 (1.01%) MS Project
4 8 (0.62%) EViews
4 8 (0.62%) Stata
5 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.40%) thinkFolio
2 11 (0.85%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.47%) Front Arena
5 5 (0.39%) Eikon
6 4 (0.31%) Salerio
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.16%) Eze OMS
8 2 (0.16%) Orchestrade
8 2 (0.16%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.078%) Advent Geneva
9 1 (0.078%) Advent Moxy
9 1 (0.078%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 1 (0.078%) Beauchamp
9 1 (0.078%) Eagle PACE
9 1 (0.078%) HiInvest
9 1 (0.078%) MultiFonds
9 1 (0.078%) PORTIA
9 1 (0.078%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
9 1 (0.078%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 56 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (3.65%) GitHub
4 29 (2.25%) Office 365
5 3 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.23%) IaaS
5 3 (0.23%) PaaS
6 2 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.16%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.16%) Heroku
6 2 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.16%) SaaS
7 1 (0.078%) Datadog
7 1 (0.078%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 57 (4.43%) TCP/IP
2 39 (3.03%) DNS
2 39 (3.03%) Firewall
2 39 (3.03%) LAN
3 37 (2.87%) DHCP
4 25 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (1.94%) WAN
5 22 (1.71%) BGP
5 22 (1.71%) VPN
6 21 (1.63%) OSPF
6 21 (1.63%) SAN
7 18 (1.40%) EIGRP
8 16 (1.24%) NAS
9 14 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (1.01%) HTTP
10 13 (1.01%) iSCSI
11 12 (0.93%) Network Security
12 11 (0.85%) VLAN
13 8 (0.62%) PCoIP
14 7 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 71 (5.51%) NoSQL
3 66 (5.12%) MongoDB
4 42 (3.26%) Big Data
4 42 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 36 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 24 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (1.71%) RDBMS
9 21 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (1.40%) MySQL
11 16 (1.24%) Data Mining
12 15 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (1.01%) KDB
13 13 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (0.70%) Couchbase
14 9 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (4.19%) Git (software)
2 40 (3.11%) JIRA
3 33 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 17 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 15 (1.16%) Mercurial
6 12 (0.93%) JUnit
7 10 (0.78%) FishEye
8 9 (0.70%) Selenium
9 7 (0.54%) Maven
9 7 (0.54%) SpecFlow
10 6 (0.47%) Moq
11 5 (0.39%) Mockito
11 5 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.39%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.31%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.31%) NUnit
12 4 (0.31%) Plastic SCM
13 3 (0.23%) Subversion
13 3 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 771 (59.86%) Finance
2 251 (19.49%) Banking
3 168 (13.04%) Front Office
4 114 (8.85%) Investment Banking
5 98 (7.61%) Financial Institution
6 67 (5.20%) Back Office
7 30 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.79%) Games
9 16 (1.24%) Law
9 16 (1.24%) Marketing
10 12 (0.93%) Retail
10 12 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.47%) French Language
11 6 (0.47%) German Language
12 5 (0.39%) Legal
13 3 (0.23%) Advertising
13 3 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.16%) Military
14 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.078%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 671 (52.10%) Developer
2 329 (25.54%) C# Developer
3 155 (12.03%) Analyst
4 145 (11.26%) .NET Developer
5 131 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 127 (9.86%) Senior Developer
7 97 (7.53%) Java Developer
8 95 (7.38%) C++ Developer
9 88 (6.83%) Python Developer
10 72 (5.59%) Senior C# Developer
11 70 (5.43%) Support Engineer
12 65 (5.05%) SQL Developer
13 59 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 55 (4.27%) Support Analyst
15 52 (4.04%) Junior
16 50 (3.88%) WPF Developer
17 49 (3.80%) Business Analyst
18 47 (3.65%) C# WPF Developer
19 46 (3.57%) Quantitative Developer
20 45 (3.49%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (28.03%) .NET
2 178 (13.82%) WPF
3 158 (12.27%) HTML
4 127 (9.86%) WCF
5 100 (7.76%) AngularJS
6 73 (5.67%) HTML5
7 63 (4.89%) ASP.NET
7 63 (4.89%) CSS
8 52 (4.04%) XML
9 50 (3.88%) React
10 48 (3.73%) REST
11 43 (3.34%) LINQ
12 41 (3.18%) Node.js
13 38 (2.95%) NumPy
14 36 (2.80%) .NET Framework
14 36 (2.80%) jQuery
14 36 (2.80%) Pandas
15 35 (2.72%) FIX Protocol
16 30 (2.33%) STL
17 26 (2.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 324 (25.16%) Computer Science
2 129 (10.02%) Fintech
3 111 (8.62%) Algorithms
4 106 (8.23%) Equities
5 90 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
6 83 (6.44%) Fixed Income
7 65 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 59 (4.58%) Data Structures
8 59 (4.58%) Derivative
9 31 (2.41%) Data Centre
10 29 (2.25%) Client/Server
11 23 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
11 23 (1.79%) Market Risk
12 22 (1.71%) Management Information System
13 20 (1.55%) User Experience
14 16 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
15 14 (1.09%) iPhone
16 13 (1.01%) CUDA
17 12 (0.93%) Blackberry
18 11 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 297 (23.06%) Windows
2 236 (18.32%) Linux
3 107 (8.31%) Unix
4 91 (7.07%) Windows Server
5 68 (5.28%) Windows 7
6 37 (2.87%) CentOS
6 37 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (2.41%) Android
9 29 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (2.17%) Windows 10
11 27 (2.10%) Apple iOS
12 15 (1.16%) Mac OS X
13 10 (0.78%) VMS
14 7 (0.54%) Solaris
15 6 (0.47%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.31%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.23%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.078%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (15.22%) Mathematics
3 178 (13.82%) Multithreading
4 164 (12.73%) Software Engineering
5 161 (12.50%) TDD
6 152 (11.80%) OO
7 141 (10.95%) Asset Management
8 108 (8.39%) Low Latency
9 104 (8.07%) Investment Management
10 97 (7.53%) SDLC
11 84 (6.52%) Analytics
12 73 (5.67%) DevOps
13 72 (5.59%) MVC
14 69 (5.36%) Algorithmic Trading
15 68 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
16 65 (5.05%) Microservices
17 64 (4.97%) OOP
18 59 (4.58%) Scrum
19 58 (4.50%) Fund Management
20 56 (4.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 495 (38.43%) C#
2 464 (36.02%) SQL
3 307 (23.84%) Python
4 259 (20.11%) Java
5 222 (17.24%) C++
6 176 (13.66%) JavaScript
7 96 (7.45%) PowerShell
8 73 (5.67%) Perl
9 54 (4.19%) F#
10 43 (3.34%) T-SQL
10 43 (3.34%) VBA
11 41 (3.18%) C
12 35 (2.72%) Scala
13 25 (1.94%) Bash Shell
14 24 (1.86%) Ruby
15 21 (1.63%) MATLAB
16 18 (1.40%) PHP
17 17 (1.32%) R
18 13 (1.01%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 315 (24.46%) Degree
2 62 (4.81%) PhD
3 29 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (2.02%) CCNP
5 22 (1.71%) CCIE
6 6 (0.47%) CCNA
7 3 (0.23%) MCSE
7 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.16%) CSSLP
8 2 (0.16%) ISEB
8 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.16%) PMP
9 1 (0.078%) ACCA
9 1 (0.078%) CISA
9 1 (0.078%) CISM
9 1 (0.078%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.078%) SANS
9 1 (0.078%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.03%) QA
2 14 (1.09%) MiFID
3 8 (0.62%) SLA
4 4 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.23%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.23%) Basel III
5 3 (0.23%) UCITS
6 2 (0.16%) EMIR
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.078%) COBIT
7 1 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.078%) GDPR
7 1 (0.078%) ISO27002
System Software
1 161 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 74 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (3.57%) Docker
4 27 (2.10%) Hyper-V
5 20 (1.55%) VMware ESX
5 20 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
6 11 (0.85%) XenApp
7 10 (0.78%) XenDesktop
8 8 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.31%) vSphere
10 3 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.16%) NFS
11 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.078%) Ceph
12 1 (0.078%) GPFS
12 1 (0.078%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 55 (4.27%) Ansible
2 38 (2.95%) SCCM
3 29 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (2.17%) Puppet
5 19 (1.48%) NetBackup
6 13 (1.01%) CFEngine
7 11 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 10 (0.78%) Control-M
9 8 (0.62%) Nagios
10 7 (0.54%) AirWatch
11 6 (0.47%) Kibana
11 6 (0.47%) logstash
11 6 (0.47%) Oracle ZFS
12 5 (0.39%) Rundeck
13 4 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.31%) HP SIM
13 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.31%) NetVault Backup
13 4 (0.31%) Salt
13 4 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 176 (13.66%) Microsoft
2 118 (9.16%) VMware
3 97 (7.53%) Oracle
4 63 (4.89%) Cisco
5 48 (3.73%) Bloomberg
6 32 (2.48%) Citrix
6 32 (2.48%) Reuters
7 26 (2.02%) CheckPoint
7 26 (2.02%) Palo Alto
7 26 (2.02%) Red Hat
8 25 (1.94%) HP
8 25 (1.94%) Sybase
9 22 (1.71%) Charles River
10 19 (1.48%) Juniper
11 18 (1.40%) Atlassian
12 15 (1.16%) Avaya
13 14 (1.09%) Dell
14 12 (0.93%) MuleSoft
14 12 (0.93%) NetApp
14 12 (0.93%) ServiceNow
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum, Benefits excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago