The first table below looks at the demand for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 21 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 11 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.82% 6.43% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 7.69% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 29
Average salary £110,000 £90,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
169 143 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 89.42% 83.63% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 150 108 315
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Low Latency
London

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Low Latency
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Canary Wharf region.

Low Latency Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Low Latency Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Low Latency also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Low Latency.

1 12 (57.14%) UNIX
1 12 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 10 (47.62%) C++
3 8 (38.10%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) STL
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (28.57%) C
5 6 (28.57%) Service Management
5 6 (28.57%) LAN
5 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 6 (28.57%) Middleware
5 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 6 (28.57%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Release Management
8 3 (14.29%) Banking
8 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
8 3 (14.29%) OOD
9 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 2 (9.52%) Windows
9 2 (9.52%) J2EE
9 2 (9.52%) Sybase
9 2 (9.52%) DB2
9 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (9.52%) Project Management
9 2 (9.52%) RDBMS

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Low Latency also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Low Latency. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) LAN
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) DB2
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) GDB
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) C++ Developer
3 6 (28.57%) C Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Head of Technology
4 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
4 4 (19.05%) C++ Team Leader
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (9.52%) Head of Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) STL
1 7 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) Spring
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) Spring Integration
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) WebSockets
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.76%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) UNIX
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 6 (28.57%) Service Management
2 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Release Management
4 3 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C++
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) C
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Sybase