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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 97 99 162
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +63
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 150 199 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.82% 2.88% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 3.27% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 141 174 162
Median salary £90,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £110,000 £89,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £58,250
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -9.87%
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
4616 6084 9403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.88% 88.02% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 5369 8124
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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.

1 160 (58.39%) Multithreading
2 135 (49.27%) Java
3 129 (47.08%) Finance
4 106 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (36.86%) C++
6 96 (35.04%) Linux
7 89 (32.48%) Degree
8 76 (27.74%) Unix
9 74 (27.01%) TDD
10 68 (24.82%) Banking
11 58 (21.17%) Python
12 51 (18.61%) Front Office
13 48 (17.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 48 (17.52%) High-Frequency Trading
14 43 (15.69%) Concurrent Programming
15 41 (14.96%) SDLC
16 39 (14.23%) Electronic Trading
17 37 (13.50%) Hedge funds
18 35 (12.77%) BDD
18 35 (12.77%) Computer Science
18 35 (12.77%) Windows
19 34 (12.41%) Fintech
19 34 (12.41%) Ultra-Low Latency
20 33 (12.04%) Scala
21 32 (11.68%) C#
22 30 (10.95%) STL
22 30 (10.95%) J2SE
22 30 (10.95%) Akka
23 29 (10.58%) Advertising
23 29 (10.58%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 5 (1.82%) IPython
2 3 (1.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (0.73%) GNU Octave
1 2 (0.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Eikon
1 2 (0.73%) RMDS
2 1 (0.36%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.19%) GitHub
3 3 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.73%) G Suite
4 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.92%) Multicast
2 6 (2.19%) SSL
3 5 (1.82%) BGP
3 5 (1.82%) Firewall
3 5 (1.82%) IGMP
3 5 (1.82%) OSPF
3 5 (1.82%) SNMP
3 5 (1.82%) VPN
4 3 (1.09%) DHCP
4 3 (1.09%) DNS
4 3 (1.09%) LAN
4 3 (1.09%) WAN
5 2 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.73%) Internet
6 1 (0.36%) HTTP
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.66%) Big Data
2 20 (7.30%) NoSQL
3 16 (5.84%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.55%) MySQL
5 6 (2.19%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.82%) KDB
7 4 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.09%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.36%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (9.49%) JIRA
2 6 (2.19%) Maven
2 6 (2.19%) Mocha
3 4 (1.46%) GCC
3 4 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.09%) Gradle
5 2 (0.73%) Ant
5 2 (0.73%) GDB
5 2 (0.73%) jMock
5 2 (0.73%) JUnit
5 2 (0.73%) Mockito
6 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.36%) Hudson
6 1 (0.36%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.36%) Moq
6 1 (0.36%) NUnit
6 1 (0.36%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 129 (47.08%) Finance
2 68 (24.82%) Banking
3 51 (18.61%) Front Office
4 29 (10.58%) Advertising
5 23 (8.39%) Investment Banking
6 13 (4.74%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.92%) Games
8 7 (2.55%) Law
9 5 (1.82%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 226 (82.48%) Developer
2 119 (43.43%) Java Developer
3 69 (25.18%) C++ Developer
4 64 (23.36%) Senior Developer
5 46 (16.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (8.76%) Core Java Developer
7 18 (6.57%) Python Developer
8 15 (5.47%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 15 (5.47%) Quantitative Developer
9 14 (5.11%) C# Developer
9 14 (5.11%) Low Latency Java Developer
10 12 (4.38%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 12 (4.38%) Scala Developer
10 12 (4.38%) Senior Scala Developer
11 11 (4.01%) Java Scala Developer
11 11 (4.01%) Senior Java Scala Developer
12 10 (3.65%) AWS Developer
12 10 (3.65%) Low Latency C++ Developer
13 9 (3.28%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
13 9 (3.28%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.95%) Akka
1 30 (10.95%) J2SE
1 30 (10.95%) STL
2 29 (10.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 26 (9.49%) Java SE
4 19 (6.93%) FIX Protocol
4 19 (6.93%) Web Services
5 17 (6.20%) JMS
6 16 (5.84%) TIBCO EMS
7 15 (5.47%) .NET
7 15 (5.47%) Rendezvous
8 14 (5.11%) Kafka
9 13 (4.74%) AngularJS
10 12 (4.38%) Middleware
11 11 (4.01%) Node.js
12 10 (3.65%) React
12 10 (3.65%) REST
13 9 (3.28%) Ultra Messaging
14 8 (2.92%) HTML
14 8 (2.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 48 (17.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 37 (13.50%) Hedge funds
3 35 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 34 (12.41%) Fintech
5 27 (9.85%) Mathematics
6 25 (9.12%) Derivative
6 25 (9.12%) Equities
7 21 (7.66%) Fixed Income
8 15 (5.47%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.92%) Physics
10 7 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (2.19%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.46%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 2 (0.73%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.73%) User Experience
14 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (35.04%) Linux
2 76 (27.74%) Unix
3 35 (12.77%) Windows
4 6 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.09%) Solaris
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (58.39%) Multithreading
2 106 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (27.01%) TDD
4 48 (17.52%) High-Frequency Trading
5 43 (15.69%) Concurrent Programming
6 41 (14.96%) SDLC
7 39 (14.23%) Electronic Trading
8 35 (12.77%) BDD
9 34 (12.41%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 27 (9.85%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 26 (9.49%) OO
12 25 (9.12%) Market Making
13 22 (8.03%) Algorithmic Trading
14 19 (6.93%) Software Engineering
15 17 (6.20%) High Availability
15 17 (6.20%) Kanban
16 15 (5.47%) Garbage Collection
16 15 (5.47%) Unit Testing
17 14 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (4.74%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 135 (49.27%) Java
2 101 (36.86%) C++
3 58 (21.17%) Python
4 33 (12.04%) Scala
5 32 (11.68%) C#
6 24 (8.76%) JavaScript
7 21 (7.66%) C
8 13 (4.74%) SQL
9 11 (4.01%) Perl
10 10 (3.65%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.19%) C-shell
11 6 (2.19%) Korn
12 5 (1.82%) Ruby
13 4 (1.46%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.73%) Erlang
14 2 (0.73%) OCaml
15 1 (0.36%) Go
15 1 (0.36%) Haskell
15 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (32.48%) Degree
2 9 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.55%) CCNP
4 3 (1.09%) CCNA
4 3 (1.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.19%) Nagios
2 4 (1.46%) Puppet
3 2 (0.73%) Ansible
3 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (6.93%) TIBCO
2 10 (3.65%) Red Hat
3 7 (2.55%) Fortinet
4 6 (2.19%) Cisco
4 6 (2.19%) Solace
5 3 (1.09%) Adobe
5 3 (1.09%) Sybase
6 2 (0.73%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.73%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.73%) Google
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle
6 2 (0.73%) Palo Alto
6 2 (0.73%) Reuters
6 2 (0.73%) VMware
7 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.36%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.36%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.36%) StreamBase
7 1 (0.36%) Typemock
7 1 (0.36%) Veritas
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TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £110000 - £150000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per day + excellent benefits inc pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per day + excellent benefits inc pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits inc pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum Onsite Chefs, Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £10000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Flexible Salary + Excellent Bonus's
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago