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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 133 148 131
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 205 205 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.97% 1.83% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 2.22% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 181 185 212
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £59,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -3.52%
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
8747 9230 8879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.10% 82.52% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7347 7706 7865
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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.

1 195 (52.42%) Finance
2 168 (45.16%) Multithreading
3 154 (41.40%) Java
4 121 (32.53%) Linux
5 117 (31.45%) Banking
6 116 (31.18%) Front Office
7 100 (26.88%) C++
8 81 (21.77%) UNIX
9 79 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
10 77 (20.70%) OO
11 68 (18.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 66 (17.74%) Investment Banking
13 54 (14.52%) Algorithmic Trading
13 54 (14.52%) C#
13 54 (14.52%) SQL
14 51 (13.71%) TDD
14 51 (13.71%) Degree
15 50 (13.44%) Fixed Income
15 50 (13.44%) Python
16 46 (12.37%) Equities
16 46 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (9.95%) JavaScript
17 37 (9.95%) Computer Science
18 36 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
19 35 (9.41%) Derivative
20 34 (9.14%) Cisco
21 33 (8.87%) XML
22 31 (8.33%) Spring
22 31 (8.33%) Multicast
23 30 (8.06%) Hedge funds

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 7 (1.88%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.61%) Apache
2 6 (1.61%) CMS
2 6 (1.61%) Drupal
2 6 (1.61%) Apache Solr
2 6 (1.61%) Node.js
3 5 (1.34%) JBoss
4 4 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.08%) Lightstreamer
5 2 (0.54%) GemFire
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.27%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.42%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.54%) RMDS
3 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.15%) IaaS
2 7 (1.88%) SaaS
2 7 (1.88%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) GitHub
3 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.33%) Multicast
2 22 (5.91%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (5.38%) Firewall
3 20 (5.38%) BGP
4 16 (4.30%) VPN
5 15 (4.03%) MPLS
5 15 (4.03%) OSPF
6 14 (3.76%) Network Security
7 12 (3.23%) WAN
8 10 (2.69%) SNMP
8 10 (2.69%) SSL
8 10 (2.69%) EIGRP
8 10 (2.69%) Internet
9 9 (2.42%) TCP/IP
9 9 (2.42%) DNS
10 8 (2.15%) HSRP
11 7 (1.88%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (1.61%) MRTG
12 6 (1.61%) DHCP
12 6 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.57%) MySQL
2 17 (4.57%) KDB
3 12 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.15%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.88%) OLAP
5 7 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.08%) Big Data
9 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (0.81%) Aerospike
9 3 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.81%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (6.99%) Subversion
2 25 (6.72%) JIRA
2 25 (6.72%) Jenkins
3 20 (5.38%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.57%) Jasmine
5 12 (3.23%) FlexUnit
5 12 (3.23%) Mockito
6 11 (2.96%) Karma Test Runner
7 9 (2.42%) Maven
8 7 (1.88%) Grunt
9 6 (1.61%) Mocha
10 5 (1.34%) Sinon.JS
11 4 (1.08%) JUnit
12 3 (0.81%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.54%) Selenium
13 2 (0.54%) jMock
13 2 (0.54%) JsTestDriver
13 2 (0.54%) Hamcrest
13 2 (0.54%) Ant
13 2 (0.54%) Apache Ivy
General
1 195 (52.42%) Finance
2 117 (31.45%) Banking
3 116 (31.18%) Front Office
4 66 (17.74%) Investment Banking
5 22 (5.91%) Financial Institution
6 18 (4.84%) Games
7 15 (4.03%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.88%) Marketing
9 5 (1.34%) Legal
9 5 (1.34%) Advertising
10 4 (1.08%) Back Office
10 4 (1.08%) Retail
11 2 (0.54%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.27%) Billing
12 1 (0.27%) International Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 227 (61.02%) Developer
2 106 (28.49%) Java Developer
3 45 (12.10%) C++ Developer
4 29 (7.80%) Network Engineer
5 28 (7.53%) Senior Developer
6 21 (5.65%) C# Developer
7 17 (4.57%) Analyst
8 14 (3.76%) Software Developer
8 14 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (3.49%) Architect
9 13 (3.49%) Quantitative Developer
9 13 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
10 12 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.23%) Programmer
10 12 (3.23%) Flex Developer
10 12 (3.23%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 11 (2.96%) .NET Developer
12 10 (2.69%) Applications Developer
13 9 (2.42%) C# Software Developer
13 9 (2.42%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.87%) XML
2 31 (8.33%) Spring
3 28 (7.53%) .NET
4 27 (7.26%) Web Services
5 24 (6.45%) STL
6 22 (5.91%) HTML
6 22 (5.91%) jQuery
7 19 (5.11%) HTML5
8 18 (4.84%) AngularJS
9 17 (4.57%) RESTful
9 17 (4.57%) FIX Protocol
10 16 (4.30%) Apache Flex
11 15 (4.03%) Middleware
11 15 (4.03%) CSS
12 14 (3.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 14 (3.76%) WPF
12 14 (3.76%) JSON
13 13 (3.49%) SOAP
13 13 (3.49%) Flash
14 12 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 68 (18.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 50 (13.44%) Fixed Income
3 46 (12.37%) Equities
3 46 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (9.95%) Computer Science
5 35 (9.41%) Derivative
6 30 (8.06%) Hedge funds
7 20 (5.38%) Client/Server
8 17 (4.57%) Algorithms
9 16 (4.30%) Open Source
10 14 (3.76%) Mathematics
11 13 (3.49%) User Experience
11 13 (3.49%) Data Structures
12 11 (2.96%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.88%) Statistics
14 6 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.81%) Visualisation
15 3 (0.81%) Replication
15 3 (0.81%) Spread Betting
16 2 (0.54%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 121 (32.53%) Linux
2 81 (21.77%) UNIX
3 24 (6.45%) Windows
4 23 (6.18%) Solaris
5 10 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.15%) Android
7 6 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.54%) SUSE
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (45.16%) Multithreading
2 79 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (20.70%) OO
4 54 (14.52%) Algorithmic Trading
5 51 (13.71%) TDD
6 28 (7.53%) OOD
7 26 (6.99%) Electronic Trading
7 26 (6.99%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 21 (5.65%) Unit Testing
9 19 (5.11%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (4.57%) Mentoring
11 14 (3.76%) DevOps
11 14 (3.76%) Memory Management
11 14 (3.76%) E-Commerce
11 14 (3.76%) OOP
11 14 (3.76%) MVC
12 13 (3.49%) Scrum
12 13 (3.49%) ITIL
12 13 (3.49%) Web Development
13 12 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 154 (41.40%) Java
2 100 (26.88%) C++
3 54 (14.52%) C#
3 54 (14.52%) SQL
4 50 (13.44%) Python
5 37 (9.95%) JavaScript
6 25 (6.72%) C
7 20 (5.38%) Perl
8 18 (4.84%) Bash Shell
9 14 (3.76%) PHP
10 11 (2.96%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.69%) Clojure
12 7 (1.88%) Ruby
13 6 (1.61%) Scala
14 5 (1.34%) Haskell
15 4 (1.08%) Lua
16 3 (0.81%) VC++
16 3 (0.81%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.81%) R
17 2 (0.54%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 51 (13.71%) Degree
2 36 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (6.45%) CCNP
4 11 (2.96%) CCIE
5 10 (2.69%) CCNA
6 6 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.08%) CCSP
7 4 (1.08%) JNCIP
8 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.27%) RHCE
9 1 (0.27%) CISSP
9 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.42%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.81%) NFS
2 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.27%) Docker
3 1 (0.27%) iptables
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.15%) Nagios
2 7 (1.88%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (1.34%) Graphite
4 4 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (1.08%) Puppet
5 2 (0.54%) yum
5 2 (0.54%) OpenView
5 2 (0.54%) Control-M
5 2 (0.54%) SCCM
6 1 (0.27%) SCOM
6 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.27%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 34 (9.14%) Cisco
2 23 (6.18%) Adobe
3 21 (5.65%) TIBCO
3 21 (5.65%) 29West
4 17 (4.57%) Oracle
5 15 (4.03%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.96%) Microsoft
7 10 (2.69%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.42%) ION Trading
9 8 (2.15%) Google
10 7 (1.88%) StreamBase
11 6 (1.61%) Eloqua
11 6 (1.61%) Akamai
11 6 (1.61%) Omniture
11 6 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.61%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.61%) SAP
11 6 (1.61%) Siebel
11 6 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (1.34%) Avaya
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £160000 per annum + Lucrative Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago