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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Hedge fund
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 169 154
Rank change year-on-year -29 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 623 810 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.70% 2.02% 2.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.58% 4.37% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 501 731 814
Median salary £72,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.68% +11.53%  
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 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -25.00%  

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 17394 18529 20478
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.40% 46.23% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13200 15748 16774
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
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 27 June 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 27 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
City of London -24 71 £60,000 -25.00% 22
Mayfair -5 9 £85,000 -15.00%
Docklands, London - 6 £67,500 -
West End of London +3 5 £85,000 +30.76% 8
Canary Wharf - 2 £70,000 -
Hedge funds
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 765 (61.20%) Finance
2 433 (34.64%) SQL
3 431 (34.48%) C#
4 339 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
5 331 (26.48%) Degree
6 309 (24.72%) Windows
7 306 (24.48%) .NET
8 300 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 287 (22.96%) SQL Server
10 261 (20.88%) Python
11 234 (18.72%) Java
12 226 (18.08%) Banking
13 193 (15.44%) Linux
13 193 (15.44%) Microsoft
14 180 (14.40%) C++
15 173 (13.84%) Active Directory
16 172 (13.76%) Multithreading
17 169 (13.52%) JavaScript
18 167 (13.36%) VMware
18 167 (13.36%) Mathematics
18 167 (13.36%) WPF
19 156 (12.48%) Asset Management
20 154 (12.32%) TDD
21 150 (12.00%) Fintech
22 141 (11.28%) PowerShell
23 137 (10.96%) Front Office
24 135 (10.80%) HTML
25 130 (10.40%) OO
26 125 (10.00%) MS Exchange
27 120 (9.60%) Windows Server

Hedge funds
Co-occurring 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
1 125 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 49 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (1.68%) SharePoint
6 17 (1.36%) Apache Spark
7 14 (1.12%) Apache
8 9 (0.72%) IIS
9 7 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.40%) Confluence
12 4 (0.32%) Foswiki
12 4 (0.32%) WordPress
13 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.24%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.16%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.080%) JBoss
15 1 (0.080%) Jupyter
15 1 (0.080%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (2.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
3 17 (1.36%) Stata
4 14 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (0.72%) EViews
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.080%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.080%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (2.24%) thinkFolio
2 22 (1.76%) Markit EDM
3 20 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.80%) Bloomberg AIM
5 3 (0.24%) 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 (0.080%) Aligne
7 1 (0.080%) Eikon
7 1 (0.080%) Endur
7 1 (0.080%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (3.60%) GitHub
4 18 (1.44%) Office 365
5 9 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (0.72%) IaaS
5 9 (0.72%) PaaS
6 6 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.24%) Bluemix
9 3 (0.24%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.24%) SaaS
10 1 (0.080%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.080%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.080%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.72%) DNS
2 55 (4.40%) DHCP
2 55 (4.40%) VPN
3 51 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 46 (3.68%) SAN
5 45 (3.60%) LAN
6 42 (3.36%) WAN
7 41 (3.28%) Firewall
8 30 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
9 28 (2.24%) HTTP
10 24 (1.92%) BGP
11 19 (1.52%) Multicast
12 16 (1.28%) Network Security
13 14 (1.12%) OSPF
13 14 (1.12%) VLAN
14 13 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (0.80%) EIGRP
16 7 (0.56%) NetScaler
16 7 (0.56%) PBX
16 7 (0.56%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (22.96%) SQL Server
2 90 (7.20%) MongoDB
3 72 (5.76%) NoSQL
4 37 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (2.88%) Relational Database
6 30 (2.40%) MySQL
7 26 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (1.84%) Big Data
9 15 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.04%) Hadoop
11 12 (0.96%) KDB
11 12 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 12 (0.96%) RDBMS
12 11 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.64%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (4.16%) Git (software)
2 48 (3.84%) JIRA
3 38 (3.04%) TeamCity
4 25 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 17 (1.36%) Mercurial
6 12 (0.96%) JUnit
7 9 (0.72%) Maven
8 7 (0.56%) Moq
9 6 (0.48%) Mockito
9 6 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.40%) NUnit
10 5 (0.40%) Selenium
11 4 (0.32%) Ant
11 4 (0.32%) IBM UrbanCode
11 4 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.32%) Phabricator
11 4 (0.32%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.32%) Subversion
11 4 (0.32%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.32%) WebDriver
General
1 765 (61.20%) Finance
2 226 (18.08%) Banking
3 137 (10.96%) Front Office
4 114 (9.12%) Investment Banking
5 75 (6.00%) Financial Institution
6 59 (4.72%) Back Office
7 36 (2.88%) Games
8 35 (2.80%) Marketing
9 20 (1.60%) Law
10 14 (1.12%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.32%) Legal
11 4 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.16%) Military
12 2 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
12 2 (0.16%) Retail
13 1 (0.080%) Advertising
13 1 (0.080%) French Language
13 1 (0.080%) German Language
Job Titles
1 606 (48.48%) Developer
2 279 (22.32%) C# Developer
3 195 (15.60%) Analyst
4 168 (13.44%) Senior Developer
5 100 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 93 (7.44%) Java Developer
7 80 (6.40%) Senior C# Developer
8 78 (6.24%) .NET Developer
9 76 (6.08%) Python Developer
10 74 (5.92%) Windows Engineer
11 68 (5.44%) Support Engineer
12 64 (5.12%) Business Analyst
12 64 (5.12%) C# .NET Developer
13 60 (4.80%) Junior
13 60 (4.80%) Systems Engineer
14 55 (4.40%) Support Analyst
15 54 (4.32%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 51 (4.08%) C++ Developer
17 45 (3.60%) Infrastructure Support
18 44 (3.52%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (24.48%) .NET
2 167 (13.36%) WPF
3 135 (10.80%) HTML
4 115 (9.20%) WCF
5 103 (8.24%) AngularJS
6 76 (6.08%) CSS
7 64 (5.12%) ASP.NET
8 50 (4.00%) .NET Framework
9 49 (3.92%) HTML5
9 49 (3.92%) XML
10 40 (3.20%) REST
11 39 (3.12%) jQuery
12 38 (3.04%) React
13 37 (2.96%) NumPy
14 34 (2.72%) LINQ
15 33 (2.64%) Spring
16 30 (2.40%) Pandas
17 29 (2.32%) RabbitMQ
18 28 (2.24%) Node.js
19 27 (2.16%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 300 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 150 (12.00%) Fintech
3 109 (8.72%) Equities
4 90 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
5 85 (6.80%) Algorithms
5 85 (6.80%) Fixed Income
6 81 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
7 66 (5.28%) Derivative
8 54 (4.32%) Data Structures
9 47 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 38 (3.04%) Data Centre
11 37 (2.96%) Market Risk
12 30 (2.40%) Blackberry
13 29 (2.32%) Equity Derivative
13 29 (2.32%) Management Information System
14 24 (1.92%) iPhone
15 23 (1.84%) iPad
16 13 (1.04%) Clustering
16 13 (1.04%) OTC Derivatives
17 12 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 309 (24.72%) Windows
2 193 (15.44%) Linux
3 120 (9.60%) Windows Server
4 87 (6.96%) Windows 7
5 83 (6.64%) Unix
6 79 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 65 (5.20%) Windows 10
7 65 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (2.16%) Android
9 25 (2.00%) Apple iOS
10 17 (1.36%) CentOS
11 13 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.56%) Debian
12 7 (0.56%) Solaris
13 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.16%) VMS
15 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.080%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (13.76%) Multithreading
3 167 (13.36%) Mathematics
4 156 (12.48%) Asset Management
5 154 (12.32%) TDD
6 130 (10.40%) OO
7 118 (9.44%) Investment Management
8 113 (9.04%) Software Engineering
9 102 (8.16%) Low Latency
10 91 (7.28%) Scrum
11 87 (6.96%) SDLC
12 85 (6.80%) Analytics
13 72 (5.76%) DevOps
14 69 (5.52%) Algorithmic Trading
15 66 (5.28%) Microservices
16 59 (4.72%) Business Analysis
16 59 (4.72%) MVC
17 55 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
18 54 (4.32%) Stakeholder Management
19 49 (3.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 433 (34.64%) SQL
2 431 (34.48%) C#
3 261 (20.88%) Python
4 234 (18.72%) Java
5 180 (14.40%) C++
6 169 (13.52%) JavaScript
7 141 (11.28%) PowerShell
8 67 (5.36%) Perl
9 40 (3.20%) F#
10 33 (2.64%) MATLAB
10 33 (2.64%) T-SQL
11 31 (2.48%) C
11 31 (2.48%) Ruby
12 29 (2.32%) VBA
13 27 (2.16%) Bash Shell
14 25 (2.00%) R
15 19 (1.52%) Scala
15 19 (1.52%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.72%) PHP
16 9 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 331 (26.48%) Degree
2 55 (4.40%) PhD
3 52 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 37 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (2.72%) Master's Degree
6 33 (2.64%) Numerate Degree
7 21 (1.68%) CCNP
8 19 (1.52%) CCNA
9 12 (0.96%) CCIE
10 10 (0.80%) CCIE Security
10 10 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.64%) CISSP
11 8 (0.64%) ISEB
12 7 (0.56%) A+ Certification
12 7 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
12 7 (0.56%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
13 6 (0.48%) MCTS
14 4 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.72%) QA
2 17 (1.36%) MiFID
3 12 (0.96%) SLA
4 9 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.56%) COBIT
6 3 (0.24%) Basel III
6 3 (0.24%) EMIR
6 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.24%) PMO
6 3 (0.24%) UCITS
7 2 (0.16%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.080%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.080%) GDPR
8 1 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.080%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 173 (13.84%) Active Directory
2 99 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (4.72%) Docker
4 25 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 19 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.56%) XenApp
6 7 (0.56%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.40%) NFS
7 5 (0.40%) vSphere
8 4 (0.32%) Firmware
8 4 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.24%) Ceph
9 3 (0.24%) LXC
10 2 (0.16%) GPFS
10 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.080%) Samba
Systems Management
1 43 (3.44%) SCCM
2 23 (1.84%) Ansible
3 20 (1.60%) AirWatch
4 19 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 18 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.28%) Puppet
7 14 (1.12%) NetBackup
8 10 (0.80%) CFEngine
9 7 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (0.48%) Consul
10 6 (0.48%) Kubernetes
10 6 (0.48%) SCOM
10 6 (0.48%) Terraform
11 5 (0.40%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.40%) Malwarebytes
11 5 (0.40%) Marathon
11 5 (0.40%) Mesos
11 5 (0.40%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.32%) Kibana
12 4 (0.32%) logstash
Vendors
1 193 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 167 (13.36%) VMware
3 80 (6.40%) Oracle
4 76 (6.08%) Cisco
5 73 (5.84%) Bloomberg
6 61 (4.88%) Reuters
7 41 (3.28%) Citrix
8 36 (2.88%) NetApp
9 33 (2.64%) Charles River
10 25 (2.00%) Dell
10 25 (2.00%) HP
11 23 (1.84%) Avaya
12 20 (1.60%) Nimble Storage
12 20 (1.60%) Sybase
13 19 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
13 19 (1.52%) Symantec
14 15 (1.20%) CheckPoint
15 14 (1.12%) Palo Alto
16 13 (1.04%) Red Hat
17 10 (0.80%) IBM
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £1,000 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum plus bonus & bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Excellent Hedge Fund Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Circa £80,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Circa £100,000 plus bens (may go hi
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum Level of salary really dependent on
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £70-80,000 + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified £ Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + ~30% and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus (c100%+) + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago