Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Hedge funds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Hedge fund
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 207 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +244
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.059% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Scotland median annual salary £34,250 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.33% - -
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +12.50%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2223 1969 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.41% 38.44% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1114 1595
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,597
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Hedge funds
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Hedge funds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Hedge funds in Scotland

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Hedge funds in Scotland

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hedge funds in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Hedge funds in Scotland

Hedge funds
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 6 £28,500 -62.00%
Edinburgh -6 4 £40,000 +5.26%
Hedge funds
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Scala
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Microservices
3 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Prime Brokerage
4 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Basel III
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Finance

Hedge funds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) MS Access
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (40.00%) Prime Brokerage
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Prime Brokerage Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) Angular 2
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
1 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Microservices
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Scala
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) VMware