The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hedge fund
England / London
Rank 170 151 143
Rank change year-on-year -19 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 624 882 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.88% 2.12% 2.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.34% 4.70% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 557 770 754
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 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £57,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -26.08% +39.39%  

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14363 18749 18319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.26% 45.16% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11785 15639 14843
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,503
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Hedge funds
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Hedge funds in London

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hedge funds in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Hedge funds in London

Hedge funds
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +2 85 £70,000 +5.66% 29
Mayfair -1 9 £70,000 -30.00%
Croydon - 6 £70,000 -
West End of London +7 3 £85,000 +41.66% 7
Docklands, London - 2 £42,500 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 729 (58.51%) Finance
2 479 (38.44%) C#
3 456 (36.60%) SQL
4 347 (27.85%) .NET
5 319 (25.60%) Computer Science
6 309 (24.80%) Python
7 308 (24.72%) Degree
8 300 (24.08%) Windows
9 269 (21.59%) SQL Server
10 258 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
11 243 (19.50%) Java
12 242 (19.42%) Banking
13 238 (19.10%) Linux
14 224 (17.98%) C++
15 197 (15.81%) Mathematics
16 175 (14.04%) Multithreading
17 174 (13.96%) WPF
18 168 (13.48%) Front Office
19 167 (13.40%) JavaScript
20 166 (13.32%) Microsoft
21 161 (12.92%) Software Engineering
22 155 (12.44%) TDD
23 154 (12.36%) Active Directory
24 148 (11.88%) HTML
25 142 (11.40%) Asset Management
26 139 (11.16%) OO
27 124 (9.95%) WCF
28 123 (9.87%) Fintech
29 117 (9.39%) VMware
30 110 (8.83%) Investment Banking

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (6.74%) MS Exchange
2 45 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (2.01%) Apache Spark
4 19 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (1.36%) Apache
6 15 (1.20%) OpenStack
7 12 (0.96%) Mule
7 12 (0.96%) Mule ESB
7 12 (0.96%) SharePoint
8 11 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (0.88%) IIS
9 10 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.80%) Confluence
10 9 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (0.56%) Site Server
12 4 (0.32%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.16%) IPython
13 2 (0.16%) JBoss
13 2 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 97 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.01%) MS Office
3 13 (1.04%) MS Project
4 8 (0.64%) EViews
4 8 (0.64%) Stata
5 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.44%) thinkFolio
2 11 (0.88%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.48%) Front Arena
5 4 (0.32%) Eikon
5 4 (0.32%) Salerio
6 3 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.16%) Eze OMS
7 2 (0.16%) Orchestrade
7 2 (0.16%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.080%) Advent Geneva
8 1 (0.080%) Advent Moxy
8 1 (0.080%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 1 (0.080%) Beauchamp
8 1 (0.080%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.080%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.080%) MultiFonds
8 1 (0.080%) PORTIA
8 1 (0.080%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
8 1 (0.080%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 56 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (3.61%) GitHub
4 30 (2.41%) Office 365
5 3 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.24%) IaaS
5 3 (0.24%) PaaS
6 2 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.16%) SaaS
7 1 (0.080%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.080%) Datadog
7 1 (0.080%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.080%) Heroku
7 1 (0.080%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 40 (3.21%) Firewall
3 39 (3.13%) LAN
4 38 (3.05%) DNS
5 36 (2.89%) DHCP
6 26 (2.09%) WAN
7 25 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (1.85%) BGP
8 23 (1.85%) SAN
9 22 (1.77%) OSPF
9 22 (1.77%) VPN
10 18 (1.44%) EIGRP
10 18 (1.44%) NAS
11 14 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (1.12%) iSCSI
12 12 (0.96%) HTTP
12 12 (0.96%) VLAN
13 11 (0.88%) Network Security
14 9 (0.72%) PCoIP
15 7 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.30%) MongoDB
2 66 (5.30%) NoSQL
3 42 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 35 (2.81%) Big Data
4 35 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (1.77%) RDBMS
7 21 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 21 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (1.44%) MySQL
9 17 (1.36%) Data Mining
10 15 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (1.04%) KDB
11 13 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (0.72%) Couchbase
12 9 (0.72%) Oracle Database
12 9 (0.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 39 (3.13%) JIRA
3 32 (2.57%) TeamCity
4 16 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 15 (1.20%) Mercurial
6 12 (0.96%) JUnit
7 10 (0.80%) FishEye
8 8 (0.64%) Selenium
9 7 (0.56%) SpecFlow
10 6 (0.48%) Maven
10 6 (0.48%) Moq
11 5 (0.40%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.40%) Mockito
11 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.40%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.32%) Plastic SCM
13 3 (0.24%) FitNesse
13 3 (0.24%) Subversion
13 3 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 729 (58.51%) Finance
2 242 (19.42%) Banking
3 168 (13.48%) Front Office
4 110 (8.83%) Investment Banking
5 76 (6.10%) Financial Institution
6 69 (5.54%) Back Office
7 30 (2.41%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.85%) Games
9 16 (1.28%) Law
9 16 (1.28%) Marketing
10 12 (0.96%) Retail
10 12 (0.96%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.48%) French Language
11 6 (0.48%) German Language
12 5 (0.40%) Legal
13 3 (0.24%) Advertising
13 3 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.16%) Military
14 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.080%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 641 (51.44%) Developer
2 321 (25.76%) C# Developer
3 147 (11.80%) Analyst
4 141 (11.32%) .NET Developer
5 129 (10.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 116 (9.31%) Senior Developer
7 95 (7.62%) C++ Developer
8 88 (7.06%) Python Developer
9 84 (6.74%) Java Developer
10 70 (5.62%) Support Engineer
11 68 (5.46%) Senior C# Developer
12 65 (5.22%) SQL Developer
13 59 (4.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 55 (4.41%) Support Analyst
15 53 (4.25%) Junior
16 50 (4.01%) Business Analyst
16 50 (4.01%) WPF Developer
17 48 (3.85%) Quantitative Developer
18 47 (3.77%) C# WPF Developer
19 45 (3.61%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (27.85%) .NET
2 174 (13.96%) WPF
3 148 (11.88%) HTML
4 124 (9.95%) WCF
5 98 (7.87%) AngularJS
6 65 (5.22%) HTML5
7 61 (4.90%) ASP.NET
7 61 (4.90%) CSS
8 51 (4.09%) React
9 50 (4.01%) XML
10 42 (3.37%) LINQ
10 42 (3.37%) REST
11 39 (3.13%) NumPy
12 37 (2.97%) jQuery
12 37 (2.97%) Pandas
13 36 (2.89%) .NET Framework
14 35 (2.81%) FIX Protocol
14 35 (2.81%) Node.js
15 31 (2.49%) STL
16 27 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 319 (25.60%) Computer Science
2 123 (9.87%) Fintech
3 110 (8.83%) Algorithms
4 109 (8.75%) Equities
5 85 (6.82%) Fixed Income
6 82 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
7 66 (5.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 60 (4.82%) Derivative
9 57 (4.57%) Data Structures
10 31 (2.49%) Data Centre
11 29 (2.33%) Client/Server
12 24 (1.93%) Equity Derivative
13 23 (1.85%) Market Risk
14 22 (1.77%) Management Information System
15 20 (1.61%) User Experience
16 16 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
17 14 (1.12%) CUDA
17 14 (1.12%) iPhone
18 12 (0.96%) Blackberry
19 11 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 300 (24.08%) Windows
2 238 (19.10%) Linux
3 99 (7.95%) Unix
4 92 (7.38%) Windows Server
5 67 (5.38%) Windows 7
6 37 (2.97%) CentOS
6 37 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (2.49%) Android
9 29 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (2.17%) Apple iOS
10 27 (2.17%) Windows 10
11 15 (1.20%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.48%) VMS
12 6 (0.48%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.32%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.24%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.24%) Solaris
14 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.080%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (15.81%) Mathematics
3 175 (14.04%) Multithreading
4 161 (12.92%) Software Engineering
5 155 (12.44%) TDD
6 142 (11.40%) Asset Management
7 139 (11.16%) OO
8 108 (8.67%) Low Latency
9 105 (8.43%) Investment Management
10 83 (6.66%) Analytics
11 81 (6.50%) SDLC
12 73 (5.86%) DevOps
13 72 (5.78%) MVC
14 67 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
15 66 (5.30%) Algorithmic Trading
16 58 (4.65%) Fund Management
16 58 (4.65%) Microservices
16 58 (4.65%) OOP
17 56 (4.49%) Scrum
18 48 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 479 (38.44%) C#
2 456 (36.60%) SQL
3 309 (24.80%) Python
4 243 (19.50%) Java
5 224 (17.98%) C++
6 167 (13.40%) JavaScript
7 97 (7.78%) PowerShell
8 72 (5.78%) Perl
9 54 (4.33%) F#
10 42 (3.37%) T-SQL
10 42 (3.37%) VBA
11 41 (3.29%) C
12 28 (2.25%) Scala
13 25 (2.01%) Bash Shell
14 24 (1.93%) Ruby
15 21 (1.69%) MATLAB
16 17 (1.36%) R
17 13 (1.04%) PHP
18 12 (0.96%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.88%) Go
Qualifications
1 308 (24.72%) Degree
2 52 (4.17%) PhD
3 29 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (2.09%) CCNP
5 22 (1.77%) CCIE
6 6 (0.48%) CCNA
7 2 (0.16%) CFA
7 2 (0.16%) CSSLP
7 2 (0.16%) ISEB
7 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.16%) MCSE
7 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.080%) CCDA
8 1 (0.080%) CISSP
8 1 (0.080%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.080%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.080%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.080%) PMP
8 1 (0.080%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.05%) QA
2 14 (1.12%) MiFID
3 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.24%) AIFMD
4 3 (0.24%) Basel III
4 3 (0.24%) UCITS
5 2 (0.16%) EMIR
5 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.080%) COBIT
6 1 (0.080%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.080%) GDPR
6 1 (0.080%) ISO27002
System Software
1 154 (12.36%) Active Directory
2 73 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (3.69%) Docker
4 27 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 20 (1.61%) VMware ESX
5 20 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
6 10 (0.80%) XenApp
7 9 (0.72%) XenDesktop
8 8 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.24%) vSphere
11 2 (0.16%) NFS
11 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.080%) Ceph
12 1 (0.080%) GPFS
12 1 (0.080%) KVM
12 1 (0.080%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 55 (4.41%) Ansible
2 37 (2.97%) SCCM
3 30 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (2.17%) Puppet
5 13 (1.04%) CFEngine
6 11 (0.88%) NetBackup
6 11 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (0.56%) AirWatch
8 6 (0.48%) Kibana
8 6 (0.48%) logstash
8 6 (0.48%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (0.40%) Rundeck
10 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (0.32%) Nagios
10 4 (0.32%) Salt
11 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.24%) WMI
12 2 (0.16%) Control-M
12 2 (0.16%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.080%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 166 (13.32%) Microsoft
2 117 (9.39%) VMware
3 96 (7.70%) Oracle
4 62 (4.98%) Cisco
5 47 (3.77%) Bloomberg
6 32 (2.57%) Citrix
7 31 (2.49%) Reuters
8 26 (2.09%) CheckPoint
8 26 (2.09%) Palo Alto
8 26 (2.09%) Red Hat
9 25 (2.01%) Sybase
10 23 (1.85%) Charles River
11 20 (1.61%) Juniper
12 19 (1.52%) Atlassian
13 17 (1.36%) HP
14 15 (1.20%) Avaya
15 14 (1.12%) Dell
16 13 (1.04%) NetApp
17 12 (0.96%) MuleSoft
17 12 (0.96%) ServiceNow
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum, Benefits excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50,000 - £70,000 and strong bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: €50k - 70k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40,000 - £65,000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £200000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 5 days ago