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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Low Latency
London / City of London
Rank 75 93 135
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +42
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 189 203 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.78% 3.00% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 3.34% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 153 179 183
Median salary £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £110,000 £92,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%

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
4481 6070 8900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.73% 89.58% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4077 5389 7573
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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.

1 195 (59.09%) Multithreading
2 192 (58.18%) Java
3 181 (54.85%) Finance
4 143 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (31.82%) Banking
6 99 (30.00%) Linux
7 93 (28.18%) C++
8 91 (27.58%) Degree
9 74 (22.42%) Front Office
10 71 (21.52%) C#
11 68 (20.61%) Concurrent Programming
12 67 (20.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 62 (18.79%) Fintech
14 60 (18.18%) TDD
15 59 (17.88%) Unix
16 55 (16.67%) J2SE
17 50 (15.15%) Electronic Trading
18 49 (14.85%) OO
19 48 (14.55%) Python
19 48 (14.55%) .NET
19 48 (14.55%) Ultra-Low Latency
20 45 (13.64%) JavaScript
21 43 (13.03%) Hedge funds
22 41 (12.42%) React
22 41 (12.42%) JIRA
22 41 (12.42%) FIX Protocol
23 40 (12.12%) Java SE
24 39 (11.82%) Node.js
25 38 (11.52%) Scrum
26 37 (11.21%) AngularJS

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 7 (2.12%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.82%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.21%) IPython
3 4 (1.21%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.91%) GNU Octave
2 2 (0.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.21%) RMDS
2 2 (0.61%) Eikon
2 2 (0.61%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.30%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.61%) GitHub
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.94%) Firewall
2 7 (2.12%) BGP
2 7 (2.12%) MPLS
2 7 (2.12%) OSPF
2 7 (2.12%) SSL
2 7 (2.12%) WAN
3 6 (1.82%) VPN
4 5 (1.52%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.52%) IGMP
4 5 (1.52%) Multicast
4 5 (1.52%) SDH
4 5 (1.52%) SNMP
5 3 (0.91%) DHCP
5 3 (0.91%) DNS
6 2 (0.61%) Internet
6 2 (0.61%) LAN
7 1 (0.30%) InfiniBand
7 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.30%) Network Security
7 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.64%) NoSQL
3 9 (2.73%) Big Data
3 9 (2.73%) MySQL
4 6 (1.82%) KDB
5 4 (1.21%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.21%) Text Mining
6 3 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.61%) DB2
7 2 (0.61%) Kdb+
7 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.30%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (0.30%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 41 (12.42%) JIRA
2 19 (5.76%) Maven
3 13 (3.94%) Gradle
4 8 (2.42%) JUnit
5 7 (2.12%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.82%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.52%) Ant
8 4 (1.21%) Gatling
8 4 (1.21%) Subversion
9 3 (0.91%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.91%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.91%) Mocha
10 2 (0.61%) CodeRush
10 2 (0.61%) GDB
10 2 (0.61%) Hudson
10 2 (0.61%) jMock
10 2 (0.61%) Mockito
10 2 (0.61%) NUnit
10 2 (0.61%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 181 (54.85%) Finance
2 105 (31.82%) Banking
3 74 (22.42%) Front Office
4 32 (9.70%) Investment Banking
5 19 (5.76%) Advertising
6 9 (2.73%) Games
7 5 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.61%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.30%) Law
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 282 (85.45%) Developer
2 173 (52.42%) Java Developer
3 77 (23.33%) Senior Developer
4 70 (21.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 67 (20.30%) C++ Developer
6 46 (13.94%) C# Developer
7 38 (11.52%) Full Stack Developer
8 31 (9.39%) .NET Developer
8 31 (9.39%) Senior C# Developer
9 30 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 28 (8.48%) Core Java Developer
11 25 (7.58%) Senior .NET Developer
11 25 (7.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 25 (7.58%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 22 (6.67%) Electronic Trading Developer
13 21 (6.36%) Low Latency C++ Developer
14 20 (6.06%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
14 20 (6.06%) Low Latency Java Developer
15 16 (4.85%) Software Developer
16 14 (4.24%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (16.67%) J2SE
2 48 (14.55%) .NET
3 41 (12.42%) FIX Protocol
3 41 (12.42%) React
4 40 (12.12%) Java SE
5 39 (11.82%) Node.js
6 37 (11.21%) AngularJS
7 23 (6.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 23 (6.97%) JMS
8 22 (6.67%) Rendezvous
8 22 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
9 21 (6.36%) STL
10 18 (5.45%) Spring
11 17 (5.15%) Akka
11 17 (5.15%) REST
12 13 (3.94%) Middleware
13 12 (3.64%) Web Services
14 11 (3.33%) Kafka
15 8 (2.42%) HTML5
15 8 (2.42%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 67 (20.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 62 (18.79%) Fintech
3 43 (13.03%) Hedge funds
4 36 (10.91%) Computer Science
5 32 (9.70%) Equities
6 31 (9.39%) Algorithms
7 17 (5.15%) Derivative
8 14 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (4.24%) Fixed Income
9 8 (2.42%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.12%) Data Centre
10 7 (2.12%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.82%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.91%) Grid Computing
13 2 (0.61%) Clustering
13 2 (0.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 2 (0.61%) Spread Betting
13 2 (0.61%) User Experience
13 2 (0.61%) VWAP
14 1 (0.30%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 99 (30.00%) Linux
2 59 (17.88%) Unix
3 34 (10.30%) Windows
4 8 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.61%) Solaris
5 2 (0.61%) SUSE
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (59.09%) Multithreading
2 143 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (20.61%) Concurrent Programming
4 60 (18.18%) TDD
5 50 (15.15%) Electronic Trading
6 49 (14.85%) OO
7 48 (14.55%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 38 (11.52%) Scrum
9 35 (10.61%) High-Frequency Trading
9 35 (10.61%) Mathematics
10 32 (9.70%) Software Engineering
11 26 (7.88%) BDD
12 25 (7.58%) Algorithmic Trading
13 24 (7.27%) SDLC
14 20 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (5.76%) DevOps
15 19 (5.76%) Multithreaded Programming
16 17 (5.15%) Microservices
16 17 (5.15%) OOD
17 16 (4.85%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 192 (58.18%) Java
2 93 (28.18%) C++
3 71 (21.52%) C#
4 48 (14.55%) Python
5 45 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 24 (7.27%) Scala
6 24 (7.27%) SQL
7 18 (5.45%) C
8 14 (4.24%) Bash Shell
8 14 (4.24%) Perl
9 6 (1.82%) C-shell
9 6 (1.82%) Korn
10 3 (0.91%) Erlang
10 3 (0.91%) Haskell
10 3 (0.91%) OCaml
10 3 (0.91%) Ruby
10 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.61%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.61%) F#
11 2 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 91 (27.58%) Degree
2 7 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (2.12%) PhD
3 5 (1.52%) CCNP
4 3 (0.91%) CCNA
5 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.91%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) MiFID
3 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (1.82%) Docker
2 5 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.91%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.12%) Nagios
2 5 (1.52%) Puppet
3 4 (1.21%) Ansible
3 4 (1.21%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.21%) Marathon
3 4 (1.21%) Mesos
3 4 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.61%) MOM
5 1 (0.30%) Control-M
5 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.30%) OpenView
5 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (10.91%) TIBCO
2 13 (3.94%) Red Hat
2 13 (3.94%) StreamBase
3 8 (2.42%) Cisco
4 7 (2.12%) Oracle
4 7 (2.12%) Solace
4 7 (2.12%) VMware
5 5 (1.52%) Fortinet
6 2 (0.61%) Arista
6 2 (0.61%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.61%) Calypso
6 2 (0.61%) ION Trading
6 2 (0.61%) Juniper
6 2 (0.61%) Reuters
6 2 (0.61%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.61%) Veritas
7 1 (0.30%) F5
7 1 (0.30%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.30%) Typemock
7 1 (0.30%) Xamarin
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £10000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £110000 - £150000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £125,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £150,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £85000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Banking bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago