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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 135 177 143
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -34
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 134 146 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.05% 1.42% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 1.61% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 124 128 244
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £48,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
5888 9049 11051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 90.21% 87.91% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5385 7693 9257
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 May 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 May 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.

1 194 (58.79%) Java
2 167 (50.61%) Finance
3 152 (46.06%) Multithreading
4 127 (38.48%) C++
5 114 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
6 111 (33.64%) Linux
7 89 (26.97%) Degree
8 88 (26.67%) Python
9 80 (24.24%) Unix
10 73 (22.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 73 (22.12%) Concurrent Programming
11 60 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
12 56 (16.97%) Electronic Trading
13 55 (16.67%) Equities
14 54 (16.36%) Front Office
15 50 (15.15%) Banking
16 48 (14.55%) TDD
16 48 (14.55%) JIRA
17 44 (13.33%) Fixed Income
17 44 (13.33%) J2SE
17 44 (13.33%) Computer Science
18 43 (13.03%) Java SE
18 43 (13.03%) OO
18 43 (13.03%) C#
18 43 (13.03%) Hedge funds
19 36 (10.91%) SQL
20 35 (10.61%) Investment Banking
20 35 (10.61%) Algorithmic Trading
21 34 (10.30%) Fintech
22 30 (9.09%) Market Making

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 (1.21%) Apache
1 4 (1.21%) nginx
2 3 (0.91%) Node.js
3 2 (0.61%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.30%) GemFire
4 1 (0.30%) IIS
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.12%) MetaTrader
2 2 (0.61%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.21%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (1.21%) Amazon S3
2 4 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (0.91%) GitHub
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.33%) Multicast
2 9 (2.73%) BGP
3 7 (2.12%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.82%) Firewall
5 4 (1.21%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (1.21%) HTTP
5 4 (1.21%) LDAP
5 4 (1.21%) NX-OS
5 4 (1.21%) OSPF
5 4 (1.21%) SSH
5 4 (1.21%) SSL
6 3 (0.91%) EIGRP
6 3 (0.91%) MRTG
6 3 (0.91%) SNMP
6 3 (0.91%) VPN
7 2 (0.61%) Network Security
8 1 (0.30%) DNS
8 1 (0.30%) IGMP
8 1 (0.30%) LAN
8 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.97%) NoSQL
2 12 (3.64%) Big Data
3 11 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.03%) KDB
4 10 (3.03%) MySQL
5 9 (2.73%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.42%) Couchbase
7 4 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.21%) Tick Data
8 3 (0.91%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.61%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.30%) Aerospike
10 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.30%) DB2
10 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.30%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 48 (14.55%) JIRA
2 8 (2.42%) Maven
2 8 (2.42%) Subversion
3 7 (2.12%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.52%) JUnit
6 4 (1.21%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.21%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.21%) YourKit
7 3 (0.91%) Ant
7 3 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.91%) Broccoli
7 3 (0.91%) Grunt
7 3 (0.91%) gulp
7 3 (0.91%) Hudson
7 3 (0.91%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.91%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.30%) NUnit
8 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 167 (50.61%) Finance
2 54 (16.36%) Front Office
3 50 (15.15%) Banking
4 35 (10.61%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.42%) Law
7 7 (2.12%) Advertising
7 7 (2.12%) Marketing
8 6 (1.82%) Games
9 5 (1.52%) Retail
9 5 (1.52%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 242 (73.33%) Developer
2 136 (41.21%) Java Developer
3 63 (19.09%) C++ Developer
4 47 (14.24%) Senior Developer
5 39 (11.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 27 (8.18%) Python Developer
7 24 (7.27%) Programmer
8 16 (4.85%) Low Latency Java Developer
9 13 (3.94%) Analyst
9 13 (3.94%) Low Latency C++ Developer
10 12 (3.64%) Senior C++ Developer
10 12 (3.64%) Support Analyst
11 9 (2.73%) C++ Software Developer
11 9 (2.73%) Core Java Developer
11 9 (2.73%) Network Engineer
12 8 (2.42%) FX Support Analyst
12 8 (2.42%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 8 (2.42%) Lead Developer
12 8 (2.42%) Quantitative Developer
12 8 (2.42%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
2 44 (13.33%) J2SE
3 43 (13.03%) Java SE
4 25 (7.58%) STL
5 20 (6.06%) Web Services
6 19 (5.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 18 (5.45%) Apache Flex
7 18 (5.45%) Spring
8 17 (5.15%) .NET
9 10 (3.03%) Java EE
10 9 (2.73%) Hibernate
10 9 (2.73%) J2EE
11 8 (2.42%) HTML
12 6 (1.82%) Swing
13 5 (1.52%) HTML5
13 5 (1.52%) REST
13 5 (1.52%) RESTful
14 4 (1.21%) JPA
14 4 (1.21%) Kafka
14 4 (1.21%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 73 (22.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 55 (16.67%) Equities
3 44 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 44 (13.33%) Fixed Income
4 43 (13.03%) Hedge funds
5 34 (10.30%) Fintech
6 23 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (5.76%) Data Structures
7 19 (5.76%) Derivative
8 17 (5.15%) Mathematics
9 14 (4.24%) Algorithms
10 13 (3.94%) Data Centre
11 10 (3.03%) Physics
12 7 (2.12%) Statistics
13 5 (1.52%) Visualisation
14 4 (1.21%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
15 3 (0.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 1 (0.30%) Contract for Difference
16 1 (0.30%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 111 (33.64%) Linux
2 80 (24.24%) Unix
3 27 (8.18%) Windows
4 5 (1.52%) Solaris
5 4 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.30%) AIX
6 1 (0.30%) SUSE
6 1 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (46.06%) Multithreading
2 114 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (22.12%) Concurrent Programming
4 56 (16.97%) Electronic Trading
5 48 (14.55%) TDD
6 43 (13.03%) OO
7 35 (10.61%) Algorithmic Trading
8 30 (9.09%) Market Making
9 24 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 21 (6.36%) Proprietary Trading
11 20 (6.06%) High Availability
12 19 (5.76%) Functional Programming
13 14 (4.24%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 14 (4.24%) Unit Testing
14 12 (3.64%) DevOps
14 12 (3.64%) E-Commerce
14 12 (3.64%) Risk Management
15 11 (3.33%) Incident Management
15 11 (3.33%) Web Development
16 10 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 194 (58.79%) Java
2 127 (38.48%) C++
3 88 (26.67%) Python
4 43 (13.03%) C#
5 36 (10.91%) SQL
6 25 (7.58%) C
7 18 (5.45%) Scala
8 17 (5.15%) Erlang
9 16 (4.85%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.24%) JavaScript
11 12 (3.64%) Perl
12 10 (3.03%) Ruby
13 8 (2.42%) MATLAB
14 7 (2.12%) OCaml
14 7 (2.12%) PHP
15 5 (1.52%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.61%) ES6
16 2 (0.61%) Groovy
16 2 (0.61%) R
17 1 (0.30%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 89 (26.97%) Degree
2 18 (5.45%) PhD
3 10 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.42%) CCNP
5 6 (1.82%) CCNA
6 2 (0.61%) CCIE
7 1 (0.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.82%) Nagios
3 5 (1.52%) Puppet
4 4 (1.21%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.91%) Graphite
5 3 (0.91%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.61%) Ansible
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 20 (6.06%) Oracle
2 11 (3.33%) Cisco
3 9 (2.73%) Currenex
4 7 (2.12%) Bloomberg
4 7 (2.12%) Facebook
4 7 (2.12%) Google
5 6 (1.82%) Splunk
6 5 (1.52%) FXall
6 5 (1.52%) Juniper
6 5 (1.52%) Sybase
7 4 (1.21%) Adobe
7 4 (1.21%) Intel
7 4 (1.21%) Solace
7 4 (1.21%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.61%) HP
8 2 (0.61%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.61%) Palo Alto
8 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.61%) Sony
8 2 (0.61%) Sun
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 + Benefits including bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and rapid career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £130,000 per annum Salary is approx. 70-130k base + bo
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £71000 per annum + comission, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago