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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 26 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.52% 2.50% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.67% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
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
114 150 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 95.80% 93.75% 91.23%
Number of salaries quoted 103 111 90
Median salary £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £110,000 £82,500
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 28 September 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 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (75.00%) Front Office
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Solace
3 2 (50.00%) ION Trading
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) KDB
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) RMDS
4 1 (25.00%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) KDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Front Office
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (25.00%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ION Trading
1 2 (50.00%) Solace
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO