The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 128 134 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -29
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 205 213 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.97% 2.02% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.44% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 180 183 259
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,250 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8644 8739 8711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.17% 82.90% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7304 7345 7795
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Low Latency
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Low Latency Salary Trend in the City of London

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Low Latency across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Low Latency Salary Histogram in the City of London

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 202 (51.93%) Finance
2 180 (46.27%) Multithreading
3 154 (39.59%) Java
4 138 (35.48%) Linux
5 121 (31.11%) Front Office
6 119 (30.59%) Banking
7 113 (29.05%) C++
8 98 (25.19%) UNIX
9 89 (22.88%) OO
10 77 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
11 75 (19.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 75 (19.28%) Investment Banking
12 55 (14.14%) Fixed Income
12 55 (14.14%) SQL
13 54 (13.88%) C#
13 54 (13.88%) Python
13 54 (13.88%) Degree
14 52 (13.37%) Algorithmic Trading
15 51 (13.11%) TDD
16 49 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
17 48 (12.34%) Equities
18 41 (10.54%) Computer Science
19 40 (10.28%) Derivative
20 37 (9.51%) JavaScript
20 37 (9.51%) Cisco Certification
21 35 (9.00%) Spring
21 35 (9.00%) Electronic Trading
21 35 (9.00%) Hedge funds
22 34 (8.74%) Multicast
22 34 (8.74%) XML

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (2.06%) Apache
2 7 (1.80%) CMS
2 7 (1.80%) Drupal
2 7 (1.80%) Apache Solr
3 6 (1.54%) Node.js
4 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.51%) JBoss
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.51%) GemFire
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.26%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) MS Office
1 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.06%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.51%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.80%) IaaS
2 6 (1.54%) SaaS
2 6 (1.54%) PaaS
3 1 (0.26%) GitHub
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.74%) Multicast
2 24 (6.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (5.91%) BGP
4 18 (4.63%) VPN
4 18 (4.63%) OSPF
5 17 (4.37%) MPLS
6 16 (4.11%) Firewall
7 14 (3.60%) Network Security
8 13 (3.34%) WAN
9 12 (3.08%) EIGRP
10 10 (2.57%) DNS
11 7 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (1.54%) HSRP
12 6 (1.54%) MRTG
12 6 (1.54%) Wireshark
12 6 (1.54%) SSL
12 6 (1.54%) DHCP
12 6 (1.54%) SNMP
12 6 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.63%) MySQL
2 16 (4.11%) KDB
3 13 (3.34%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.34%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.31%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.03%) Big Data
8 3 (0.77%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.26%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.26%) Aerospike
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.26%) DB2
10 1 (0.26%) OLAP
10 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (8.48%) Subversion
2 31 (7.97%) JIRA
2 31 (7.97%) Jenkins
3 26 (6.68%) Git (software)
4 23 (5.91%) Jasmine
5 18 (4.63%) FlexUnit
5 18 (4.63%) Mockito
6 13 (3.34%) Maven
7 11 (2.83%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (1.80%) Grunt
9 6 (1.54%) Mocha
10 5 (1.29%) Sinon.JS
11 4 (1.03%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.77%) Ant
12 3 (0.77%) JUnit
13 2 (0.51%) Selenium
13 2 (0.51%) jMock
13 2 (0.51%) Hamcrest
13 2 (0.51%) Bower
13 2 (0.51%) Apache Ivy
General
1 202 (51.93%) Finance
2 121 (31.11%) Front Office
3 119 (30.59%) Banking
4 75 (19.28%) Investment Banking
5 26 (6.68%) Financial Institution
6 24 (6.17%) Games
7 11 (2.83%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.06%) Marketing
9 5 (1.29%) Legal
10 4 (1.03%) Retail
11 3 (0.77%) Advertising
11 3 (0.77%) Back Office
12 2 (0.51%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.26%) Billing
13 1 (0.26%) International Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 253 (65.04%) Developer
2 109 (28.02%) Java Developer
3 59 (15.17%) C++ Developer
4 31 (7.97%) Network Engineer
5 26 (6.68%) C# Developer
6 24 (6.17%) Senior Developer
7 18 (4.63%) Analyst
7 18 (4.63%) Flex Developer
8 15 (3.86%) Software Developer
8 15 (3.86%) Architect
9 13 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (3.34%) .NET Developer
9 13 (3.34%) Quantitative Developer
9 13 (3.34%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (3.08%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 11 (2.83%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (2.83%) Programmer
12 10 (2.57%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (2.31%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.00%) Spring
2 34 (8.74%) XML
3 32 (8.23%) .NET
3 32 (8.23%) STL
4 29 (7.46%) Web Services
5 23 (5.91%) jQuery
6 21 (5.40%) HTML
7 20 (5.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 19 (4.88%) AngularJS
8 19 (4.88%) Flash
9 18 (4.63%) CSS
9 18 (4.63%) Parsley
9 18 (4.63%) Cairngorm
9 18 (4.63%) Apache Flex
10 17 (4.37%) FIX Protocol
11 16 (4.11%) RESTful
11 16 (4.11%) HTML5
12 15 (3.86%) WCF
13 14 (3.60%) JSON
13 14 (3.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (19.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 55 (14.14%) Fixed Income
3 49 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (12.34%) Equities
5 41 (10.54%) Computer Science
6 40 (10.28%) Derivative
7 35 (9.00%) Hedge funds
8 24 (6.17%) Algorithms
9 20 (5.14%) Client/Server
10 19 (4.88%) Mathematics
10 19 (4.88%) Open Source
11 12 (3.08%) Data Structures
12 11 (2.83%) N-Tier
13 10 (2.57%) User Experience
14 9 (2.31%) Statistics
15 6 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (1.29%) Spread Betting
17 4 (1.03%) Physics
18 3 (0.77%) Equity Derivative
18 3 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 138 (35.48%) Linux
2 98 (25.19%) UNIX
3 27 (6.94%) Solaris
4 24 (6.17%) Windows
5 9 (2.31%) Android
6 8 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.80%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.77%) NetWare
9 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.51%) SUSE
9 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (46.27%) Multithreading
2 89 (22.88%) OO
3 77 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (13.37%) Algorithmic Trading
5 51 (13.11%) TDD
6 35 (9.00%) Electronic Trading
7 33 (8.48%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 31 (7.97%) OOD
9 30 (7.71%) Unit Testing
10 16 (4.11%) MVC
10 16 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (3.86%) OOP
12 14 (3.60%) Mentoring
12 14 (3.60%) Memory Management
13 13 (3.34%) DevOps
13 13 (3.34%) Analytics
13 13 (3.34%) Web Development
14 12 (3.08%) Network Load Balancing
14 12 (3.08%) Market Making
15 11 (2.83%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 154 (39.59%) Java
2 113 (29.05%) C++
3 55 (14.14%) SQL
4 54 (13.88%) C#
4 54 (13.88%) Python
5 37 (9.51%) JavaScript
6 25 (6.43%) C
7 23 (5.91%) Perl
8 21 (5.40%) Bash Shell
9 15 (3.86%) PHP
10 13 (3.34%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.57%) Clojure
12 8 (2.06%) Scala
13 7 (1.80%) Ruby
14 5 (1.29%) Haskell
15 4 (1.03%) Lua
15 4 (1.03%) VC++
16 3 (0.77%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.77%) R
17 2 (0.51%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 54 (13.88%) Degree
2 37 (9.51%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (6.68%) CCNP
4 16 (4.11%) CCIE
5 8 (2.06%) CCNA
6 4 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.51%) VCP4
8 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) CISSP
8 1 (0.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.31%) QA
2 6 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.77%) NFS
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.06%) Nagios
2 6 (1.54%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (1.29%) Graphite
4 4 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (1.03%) Puppet
5 2 (0.51%) yum
5 2 (0.51%) OpenView
5 2 (0.51%) Control-M
5 2 (0.51%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) SCOM
6 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.26%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 33 (8.48%) Cisco
2 26 (6.68%) Adobe
3 19 (4.88%) TIBCO
4 17 (4.37%) CheckPoint
4 17 (4.37%) Oracle
5 16 (4.11%) 29West
6 9 (2.31%) Google
7 8 (2.06%) ION Trading
7 8 (2.06%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.80%) Akamai
8 7 (1.80%) Eloqua
8 7 (1.80%) Omniture
8 7 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.80%) Business Objects
8 7 (1.80%) SAP
8 7 (1.80%) Siebel
8 7 (1.80%) Juniper
8 7 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (1.54%) StreamBase
10 5 (1.29%) Microsoft
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