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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 129 169 102
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -67
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 125 149 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.99% 1.42% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.62% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 118 122 285
Median salary £82,500 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
5627 9181 10605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.64% 87.63% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5131 7829 8742
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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.

1 152 (54.48%) Multithreading
2 146 (52.33%) Finance
3 143 (51.25%) Java
4 114 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (36.92%) C++
6 97 (34.77%) Linux
7 87 (31.18%) Degree
8 82 (29.39%) Unix
9 77 (27.60%) Python
10 65 (23.30%) Concurrent Programming
11 58 (20.79%) TDD
12 46 (16.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 45 (16.13%) JIRA
14 44 (15.77%) FIX Protocol
15 42 (15.05%) Hedge funds
16 40 (14.34%) J2SE
17 39 (13.98%) Java SE
18 37 (13.26%) OO
19 36 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
20 34 (12.19%) Front Office
20 34 (12.19%) Fintech
21 33 (11.83%) Windows
21 33 (11.83%) STL
21 33 (11.83%) Banking
22 32 (11.47%) Computer Science
23 31 (11.11%) Market Making
24 30 (10.75%) NoSQL
25 29 (10.39%) Fixed Income
26 28 (10.04%) Equities
27 26 (9.32%) Algorithmic Trading

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 (1.43%) Apache
1 4 (1.43%) nginx
2 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.36%) GemFire
2 1 (0.36%) IIS
2 1 (0.36%) IPython
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.87%) GitHub
3 6 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.15%) Amazon Kinesis
3 6 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (1.43%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.72%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.72%) PaaS
6 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.87%) Multicast
2 7 (2.51%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.15%) BGP
4 5 (1.79%) HTTP
5 4 (1.43%) DHCP
5 4 (1.43%) DNS
5 4 (1.43%) Firewall
5 4 (1.43%) LAN
5 4 (1.43%) LDAP
5 4 (1.43%) SSH
5 4 (1.43%) SSL
5 4 (1.43%) WAN
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.08%) EIGRP
6 3 (1.08%) MRTG
6 3 (1.08%) NX-OS
6 3 (1.08%) OSPF
6 3 (1.08%) SNMP
7 2 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.75%) NoSQL
2 11 (3.94%) Big Data
3 10 (3.58%) Hadoop
4 9 (3.23%) MySQL
4 9 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.87%) Couchbase
6 6 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.43%) KDB
7 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.08%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.08%) Tick Data
9 1 (0.36%) DB2
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.36%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 45 (16.13%) JIRA
2 6 (2.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.79%) Maven
4 4 (1.43%) Subversion
5 3 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.08%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (1.08%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.08%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.72%) Ant
6 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.72%) Broccoli
6 2 (0.72%) Grunt
6 2 (0.72%) gulp
6 2 (0.72%) Hudson
7 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.36%) JUnit
7 1 (0.36%) NUnit
7 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.36%) YourKit
General
1 146 (52.33%) Finance
2 34 (12.19%) Front Office
3 33 (11.83%) Banking
4 23 (8.24%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.66%) Advertising
5 13 (4.66%) Law
6 11 (3.94%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.15%) Marketing
8 4 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.43%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 205 (73.48%) Developer
2 105 (37.63%) Java Developer
3 62 (22.22%) C++ Developer
4 42 (15.05%) Senior Developer
5 28 (10.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (8.60%) Programmer
7 23 (8.24%) Python Developer
8 13 (4.66%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 13 (4.66%) Quantitative Developer
9 11 (3.94%) C++ Programmer
10 9 (3.23%) Core Java Developer
10 9 (3.23%) Electronic Trading Support
10 9 (3.23%) Systems Support
11 8 (2.87%) Exchange Support
11 8 (2.87%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 7 (2.51%) Analyst
12 7 (2.51%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (2.51%) Low Latency Java Developer
12 7 (2.51%) Scala Developer
12 7 (2.51%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (15.77%) FIX Protocol
2 40 (14.34%) J2SE
3 39 (13.98%) Java SE
4 33 (11.83%) STL
5 26 (9.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 23 (8.24%) Web Services
7 16 (5.73%) Spring
8 11 (3.94%) Java EE
9 10 (3.58%) Akka
10 9 (3.23%) Kafka
11 8 (2.87%) Hibernate
11 8 (2.87%) HTML
11 8 (2.87%) HTML5
11 8 (2.87%) J2EE
12 7 (2.51%) Swing
13 6 (2.15%) .NET
13 6 (2.15%) Apache Flex
13 6 (2.15%) REST
14 5 (1.79%) AngularJS
15 4 (1.43%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 42 (15.05%) Hedge funds
3 34 (12.19%) Fintech
4 32 (11.47%) Computer Science
5 29 (10.39%) Fixed Income
6 28 (10.04%) Equities
7 21 (7.53%) Derivative
8 14 (5.02%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.87%) Data Centre
10 7 (2.51%) Algorithms
10 7 (2.51%) Physics
10 7 (2.51%) Statistics
11 5 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (1.43%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.43%) Visualisation
13 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.08%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 2 (0.72%) Data Integration
15 1 (0.36%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 97 (34.77%) Linux
2 82 (29.39%) Unix
3 33 (11.83%) Windows
4 7 (2.51%) Solaris
5 4 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) AIX
6 1 (0.36%) SUSE
6 1 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (54.48%) Multithreading
2 114 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (23.30%) Concurrent Programming
4 58 (20.79%) TDD
5 37 (13.26%) OO
6 36 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
7 31 (11.11%) Market Making
8 26 (9.32%) Algorithmic Trading
9 21 (7.53%) High Availability
10 19 (6.81%) SDLC
11 15 (5.38%) DevOps
12 14 (5.02%) Proprietary Trading
13 13 (4.66%) OOA/OOD
13 13 (4.66%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 12 (4.30%) ITIL
15 11 (3.94%) Software Engineering
16 10 (3.58%) BDD
16 10 (3.58%) Risk Management
16 10 (3.58%) Web Development
17 9 (3.23%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 143 (51.25%) Java
2 103 (36.92%) C++
3 77 (27.60%) Python
4 25 (8.96%) SQL
5 24 (8.60%) C
6 20 (7.17%) C#
7 18 (6.45%) Scala
8 16 (5.73%) Bash Shell
9 15 (5.38%) JavaScript
10 9 (3.23%) Erlang
10 9 (3.23%) Perl
11 8 (2.87%) Ruby
12 6 (2.15%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.43%) OCaml
13 4 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.72%) ES6
14 2 (0.72%) PHP
15 1 (0.36%) Go
15 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (31.18%) Degree
2 10 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.87%) CCNP
4 7 (2.51%) PhD
5 6 (2.15%) CCNA
6 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.79%) Nagios
2 5 (1.79%) Puppet
3 3 (1.08%) Graphite
4 2 (0.72%) Ansible
4 2 (0.72%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (6.81%) Oracle
2 10 (3.58%) Cisco
3 8 (2.87%) Currenex
4 6 (2.15%) Adobe
5 5 (1.79%) FXall
6 4 (1.43%) Google
6 4 (1.43%) Sybase
7 3 (1.08%) Juniper
7 3 (1.08%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.72%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.72%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.72%) Facebook
8 2 (0.72%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.72%) Palo Alto
8 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.72%) Sun
9 1 (0.36%) Calypso
9 1 (0.36%) Murex
9 1 (0.36%) Solace
9 1 (0.36%) Splunk
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £150000 - £220000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Beneftis
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £5000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £110,000 to £135,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago