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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 18 21 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 1 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.49% 9.87% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 11.28% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 12
Average salary £47,500 £90,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £58,250 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+40.36% -7.77%
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
58 266 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.57% 87.50% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 48 231 260
Average salary £60,000 £78,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £60,000 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (33.33%) Multicast
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) OOP

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SmartSockets
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (16.67%) MVVM
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCIE
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Infragistics
2 1 (16.67%) Perforce
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) DevExpress