The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 10 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 23 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.29% 2.08% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.56% 2.27% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Median salary £115,000 £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% +47.36%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
Low Latency
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 132 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 91.33% 91.67% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 121 113 56
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £110,000 £94,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Low Latency as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Low Latency 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 25 (96.15%) Java
1 25 (96.15%) Electronic Trading
2 13 (50.00%) Banking
2 13 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 12 (46.15%) Python
3 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 12 (46.15%) Sybase
3 12 (46.15%) Unix
3 12 (46.15%) Algorithmic Trading
3 12 (46.15%) ION Trading
3 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 12 (46.15%) Equities
3 12 (46.15%) Groovy
3 12 (46.15%) NoSQL
3 12 (46.15%) KDB
3 12 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 12 (46.15%) Solace
3 12 (46.15%) Algorithms
4 10 (38.46%) Investment Banking
5 8 (30.77%) Finance
6 5 (19.23%) Front Office
7 3 (11.54%) Fixed Income
7 3 (11.54%) Degree
7 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (3.85%) Code Optimisation

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) KDB
1 12 (46.15%) NoSQL
1 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
General
1 13 (50.00%) Banking
2 10 (38.46%) Investment Banking
3 8 (30.77%) Finance
4 5 (19.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (96.15%) Java Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Core Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Linux Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Unix Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Analytics Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (3.85%) JMS
2 1 (3.85%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (46.15%) Algorithms
2 12 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (46.15%) Equities
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Electronic Trading
2 12 (46.15%) Algorithmic Trading
2 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Analytics
3 1 (3.85%) Code Optimisation
3 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
3 1 (3.85%) TDD
3 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) Groovy
3 12 (46.15%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 12 (46.15%) ION Trading
2 12 (46.15%) Solace
2 12 (46.15%) Sybase