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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 158 178 115
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -63
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 114 149 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.80% 1.44% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.64% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 107 122 287
Median salary £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £101,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +46.34%
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
5694 9072 11081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.67% 87.78% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5189 7751 9245
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 161 (55.33%) Java
2 157 (53.95%) Finance
3 152 (52.23%) Multithreading
4 113 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (36.77%) C++
6 100 (34.36%) Linux
7 87 (29.90%) Degree
8 83 (28.52%) Unix
8 83 (28.52%) Python
9 70 (24.05%) Concurrent Programming
10 66 (22.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 54 (18.56%) FIX Protocol
12 50 (17.18%) Electronic Trading
13 49 (16.84%) TDD
14 46 (15.81%) JIRA
15 43 (14.78%) Front Office
15 43 (14.78%) J2SE
16 42 (14.43%) Banking
16 42 (14.43%) Hedge funds
17 40 (13.75%) Java SE
17 40 (13.75%) Equities
18 37 (12.71%) Fixed Income
18 37 (12.71%) OO
19 34 (11.68%) Computer Science
19 34 (11.68%) Market Making
20 33 (11.34%) Fintech
20 33 (11.34%) SQL
21 31 (10.65%) Algorithmic Trading
22 30 (10.31%) Windows
23 29 (9.97%) C#

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.37%) Apache
1 4 (1.37%) nginx
2 2 (0.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.34%) GemFire
3 1 (0.34%) IIS
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.69%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.37%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (1.37%) Amazon S3
2 4 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.03%) GitHub
4 2 (0.69%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.69%) PaaS
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.75%) Multicast
2 7 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.06%) BGP
4 5 (1.72%) HTTP
5 4 (1.37%) DHCP
5 4 (1.37%) DNS
5 4 (1.37%) Firewall
5 4 (1.37%) LAN
5 4 (1.37%) LDAP
5 4 (1.37%) SSH
5 4 (1.37%) SSL
5 4 (1.37%) WAN
6 3 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.03%) EIGRP
6 3 (1.03%) MRTG
6 3 (1.03%) NX-OS
6 3 (1.03%) OSPF
6 3 (1.03%) SNMP
7 2 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.25%) NoSQL
2 11 (3.78%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.44%) KDB
3 10 (3.44%) MySQL
4 8 (2.75%) Couchbase
5 7 (2.41%) Big Data
5 7 (2.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.72%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.37%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.37%) Tick Data
8 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.34%) Aerospike
9 1 (0.34%) DB2
9 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.34%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 46 (15.81%) JIRA
2 8 (2.75%) Maven
3 7 (2.41%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.06%) Subversion
5 5 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.03%) Ant
7 3 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.03%) Broccoli
7 3 (1.03%) Grunt
7 3 (1.03%) gulp
7 3 (1.03%) Hudson
7 3 (1.03%) JUnit
7 3 (1.03%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.03%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.69%) YourKit
9 1 (0.34%) NUnit
9 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 157 (53.95%) Finance
2 43 (14.78%) Front Office
3 42 (14.43%) Banking
4 26 (8.93%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.75%) Advertising
5 8 (2.75%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.75%) Law
5 8 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.06%) Marketing
7 4 (1.37%) Games
7 4 (1.37%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 216 (74.23%) Developer
2 113 (38.83%) Java Developer
3 61 (20.96%) C++ Developer
4 44 (15.12%) Senior Developer
5 34 (11.68%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (8.25%) Programmer
7 23 (7.90%) Python Developer
8 11 (3.78%) Quantitative Developer
9 10 (3.44%) Analyst
9 10 (3.44%) Low Latency Java Developer
9 10 (3.44%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.09%) C++ Programmer
10 9 (3.09%) C++ Quantitative Developer
10 9 (3.09%) Low Latency C++ Developer
10 9 (3.09%) Senior C++ Developer
11 8 (2.75%) Electronic Trading Developer
11 8 (2.75%) Electronic Trading Support
11 8 (2.75%) Investment Banking Java Developer
11 8 (2.75%) Systems Support
12 7 (2.41%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (18.56%) FIX Protocol
2 43 (14.78%) J2SE
3 40 (13.75%) Java SE
4 27 (9.28%) STL
5 22 (7.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 20 (6.87%) Web Services
7 18 (6.19%) Spring
8 10 (3.44%) .NET
8 10 (3.44%) Apache Flex
8 10 (3.44%) Java EE
9 9 (3.09%) Hibernate
9 9 (3.09%) J2EE
10 7 (2.41%) HTML
10 7 (2.41%) Swing
11 6 (2.06%) HTML5
11 6 (2.06%) Kafka
12 5 (1.72%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.72%) JMS
12 5 (1.72%) REST
12 5 (1.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 66 (22.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 42 (14.43%) Hedge funds
3 40 (13.75%) Equities
4 37 (12.71%) Fixed Income
5 34 (11.68%) Computer Science
6 33 (11.34%) Fintech
7 22 (7.56%) Derivative
8 15 (5.15%) Mathematics
9 12 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (3.78%) Data Centre
11 10 (3.44%) Algorithms
11 10 (3.44%) Data Structures
12 7 (2.41%) Physics
12 7 (2.41%) Statistics
13 5 (1.72%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.72%) Visualisation
14 3 (1.03%) Client/Server
14 3 (1.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 2 (0.69%) Data Integration
15 2 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 100 (34.36%) Linux
2 83 (28.52%) Unix
3 30 (10.31%) Windows
4 7 (2.41%) Solaris
5 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) AIX
6 1 (0.34%) SUSE
6 1 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (52.23%) Multithreading
2 113 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (24.05%) Concurrent Programming
4 50 (17.18%) Electronic Trading
5 49 (16.84%) TDD
6 37 (12.71%) OO
7 34 (11.68%) Market Making
8 31 (10.65%) Algorithmic Trading
9 19 (6.53%) High Availability
10 18 (6.19%) Software Engineering
11 16 (5.50%) Ultra-Low Latency
12 15 (5.15%) DevOps
13 14 (4.81%) Proprietary Trading
14 12 (4.12%) Risk Management
14 12 (4.12%) Web Development
15 11 (3.78%) Functional Programming
15 11 (3.78%) ITIL
15 11 (3.78%) SDLC
15 11 (3.78%) Unit Testing
16 10 (3.44%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 161 (55.33%) Java
2 107 (36.77%) C++
3 83 (28.52%) Python
4 33 (11.34%) SQL
5 29 (9.97%) C#
6 24 (8.25%) C
7 17 (5.84%) Bash Shell
8 15 (5.15%) JavaScript
9 14 (4.81%) Scala
10 13 (4.47%) Perl
11 11 (3.78%) Erlang
12 10 (3.44%) Ruby
13 8 (2.75%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.72%) OCaml
14 5 (1.72%) PHP
15 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.69%) ES6
16 2 (0.69%) Groovy
16 2 (0.69%) R
17 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (29.90%) Degree
2 12 (4.12%) PhD
3 10 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.75%) CCNP
5 6 (2.06%) CCNA
6 1 (0.34%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.06%) Nagios
3 5 (1.72%) Puppet
4 4 (1.37%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (1.03%) Graphite
5 3 (1.03%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.69%) Ansible
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 21 (7.22%) Oracle
2 10 (3.44%) Cisco
3 9 (3.09%) Currenex
4 5 (1.72%) FXall
4 5 (1.72%) Google
4 5 (1.72%) Sybase
5 4 (1.37%) Adobe
5 4 (1.37%) Splunk
5 4 (1.37%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.03%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.03%) Facebook
6 3 (1.03%) Juniper
6 3 (1.03%) Solace
7 2 (0.69%) Fortinet
7 2 (0.69%) Intel
7 2 (0.69%) ION Trading
7 2 (0.69%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.69%) Sony
7 2 (0.69%) Sun
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Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
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ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £110,000 to £135,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
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City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £130,000 per annum Salary is approx. 70-130k base + bo
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65K-£85k plus attractive benefits and rapid career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and strong bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
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Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefit
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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