The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 / South West
Rank 214 221 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 15 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.30% 0.53% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 1.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Median salary £57,500 - -
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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1710 2250 1924
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 34.10% 38.57% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1386 1708 1517
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Hedge funds
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Hedge funds in the South West

Hedge funds
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for Hedge funds in the South West

Hedge funds
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol - 10 £57,500 - 1
Somerset - 5 £47,500 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 South West region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 18 (94.74%) Finance
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) SDLC
3 13 (68.42%) Open Source
4 12 (63.16%) Financial Institution
5 10 (52.63%) PhD
6 9 (47.37%) HTML
6 9 (47.37%) Java
6 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
7 8 (42.11%) OO
7 8 (42.11%) HTML5
8 7 (36.84%) C#
8 7 (36.84%) .NET
9 6 (31.58%) SQL
9 6 (31.58%) LAMP
9 6 (31.58%) Microservices
9 6 (31.58%) Node.js
10 5 (26.32%) REST
10 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
10 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (26.32%) SOLID
10 5 (26.32%) OOP
10 5 (26.32%) PHP
10 5 (26.32%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (26.32%) RESTful
10 5 (26.32%) TDD
10 5 (26.32%) Banking
10 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
10 5 (26.32%) Spring
11 3 (15.79%) Degree

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (5.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Bluemix
1 1 (5.26%) Heroku
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) GoCD
1 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Protractor
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) TestNG
1 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
General
1 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) Financial Institution
3 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) PHP Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Manager
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Development Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) HTML5
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) LAMP
4 6 (31.58%) Node.js
5 5 (26.32%) REST
5 5 (26.32%) RESTful
5 5 (26.32%) Spring
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.26%) Sphinx
6 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) SDLC
3 13 (68.42%) Open Source
4 8 (42.11%) OO
5 6 (31.58%) Microservices
6 5 (26.32%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (26.32%) OOP
6 5 (26.32%) SOLID
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Analytics
7 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
9 1 (5.26%) Context-Driven Testing
9 1 (5.26%) DevOps
9 1 (5.26%) Kanban
9 1 (5.26%) Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) PhD
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Sage
1 1 (5.26%) SaltStack
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