Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Hedge funds over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Hedge fund
England > South East
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 521 475 565
Rank change year-on-year -46 +90 +55
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 13 80 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.046% 0.26% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.71% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 26
South East median annual salary £57,500 £20,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +187.50% -65.22% -17.86%
10th Percentile £36,250 £17,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £52,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 10,583 11,281 12,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.59% 36.18% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8,375 9,121 10,017
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

Hedge funds
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Hedge funds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Hedge funds in the South East

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Hedge funds in the South East

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hedge funds in the South East over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Hedge funds in the South East

Hedge funds
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
Buckinghamshire -43 10 £57,500 +187.50%
Thames Valley -58 10 £57,500 +187.50%
East Sussex - 1 £125,000 - 1
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Hedge funds
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Financial Institution
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
4 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (38.46%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (30.77%) CEH
5 4 (30.77%) CISSP
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
5 4 (30.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Python

Hedge funds
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 1 (7.69%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Financial Institution
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Account Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Administration Assistant
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Polyglot Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Django
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (30.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) CEH
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow