The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 386 271 313
Rank change year-on-year
-115 +42
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 670 1070 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.64% 1.05% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.28% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 597 859 816
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,250 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+40.36% -7.77%
Low Latency
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86698 83726 86947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.30% 81.77% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71999 67940 74673
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in England

Low Latency
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the England region.

Low Latency Salary Trend in England

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Low Latency across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Low Latency Salary Histogram in England

Low Latency
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -72 603 £72,500 -3.33% 74
East of England +13 38 £60,000 +50.00% 2
South East -11 15 £53,750 -10.41% 2
West Midlands -18 10 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Yorkshire -50 2 £42,500 +41.66%
Low Latency
UK

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 796 (51.92%) Multithreading
2 738 (48.14%) Finance
3 706 (46.05%) Java
4 499 (32.55%) Linux
5 450 (29.35%) C++
6 434 (28.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 429 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
8 397 (25.90%) Front Office
9 394 (25.70%) UNIX
10 336 (21.92%) Banking
11 331 (21.59%) OO
12 262 (17.09%) Degree
13 260 (16.96%) TDD
14 250 (16.31%) SQL
15 248 (16.18%) Software Engineering
16 243 (15.85%) C#
17 207 (13.50%) Investment Banking
18 205 (13.37%) FIX Protocol
18 205 (13.37%) Computer Science
19 204 (13.31%) STL
20 187 (12.20%) JavaScript
21 180 (11.74%) Python
22 164 (10.70%) Equities
23 163 (10.63%) Algorithmic Trading
23 163 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
24 160 (10.44%) Algorithms
25 157 (10.24%) Windows
26 152 (9.92%) Fixed Income
27 150 (9.78%) HTML
27 150 (9.78%) Electronic Trading

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 56 (3.65%) TIBCO EMS
2 22 (1.44%) Node.js
3 19 (1.24%) MQSeries
4 15 (0.98%) SharePoint
5 14 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
6 13 (0.85%) Apache
7 9 (0.59%) MTS
8 8 (0.52%) IIS
8 8 (0.52%) Apache Solr
9 7 (0.46%) Confluence
9 7 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (0.46%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.39%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.33%) JBoss
12 4 (0.26%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.26%) CMS
12 4 (0.26%) Drupal
12 4 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.26%) GemFire
Applications
1 42 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.57%) MS Visio
3 12 (0.78%) MS Office
4 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.04%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 12 (0.78%) RMDS
3 11 (0.72%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.065%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.65%) IaaS
2 9 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.065%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (6.00%) Firewall
2 77 (5.02%) BGP
3 64 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 60 (3.91%) Multicast
5 55 (3.59%) MPLS
6 52 (3.39%) OSPF
6 52 (3.39%) Network Security
7 45 (2.94%) EIGRP
8 43 (2.80%) WAN
9 42 (2.74%) VPN
10 39 (2.54%) Internet
10 39 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 38 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
12 36 (2.35%) LAN
13 23 (1.50%) SAN
14 20 (1.30%) Junos
15 17 (1.11%) DNS
16 15 (0.98%) VPLS
17 13 (0.85%) Wireshark
17 13 (0.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.96%) Relational Database
3 71 (4.63%) MySQL
4 65 (4.24%) Big Data
5 56 (3.65%) NoSQL
6 44 (2.87%) Hadoop
7 42 (2.74%) KDB
8 26 (1.70%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.04%) MongoDB
10 13 (0.85%) Apache Hive
11 9 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.46%) HBase
13 6 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.39%) OLAP
14 5 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.26%) Redis
15 4 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 84 (5.48%) Subversion
2 71 (4.63%) JIRA
3 67 (4.37%) Git (software)
4 65 (4.24%) Jenkins
5 50 (3.26%) Maven
6 43 (2.80%) GCC
7 42 (2.74%) Visual Studio
8 37 (2.41%) NUnit
9 36 (2.35%) Jasmine
10 32 (2.09%) FlexUnit
10 32 (2.09%) Mockito
11 21 (1.37%) TeamCity
12 20 (1.30%) GoogleTest
12 20 (1.30%) Selenium
13 19 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (1.04%) SpecFlow
14 16 (1.04%) Cucumber
14 16 (1.04%) FitNesse
14 16 (1.04%) CppUnit
15 15 (0.98%) Hudson
General
1 738 (48.14%) Finance
2 397 (25.90%) Front Office
3 336 (21.92%) Banking
4 207 (13.50%) Investment Banking
5 70 (4.57%) Financial Institution
6 64 (4.17%) Games
7 40 (2.61%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.44%) Advertising
9 17 (1.11%) Marketing
10 15 (0.98%) Retail
11 12 (0.78%) Back Office
12 6 (0.39%) Law
13 5 (0.33%) Legal
14 4 (0.26%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.20%) International Banking
16 2 (0.13%) Italian Language
17 1 (0.065%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1025 (66.86%) Developer
2 435 (28.38%) Java Developer
3 277 (18.07%) C++ Developer
4 132 (8.61%) Senior Developer
5 125 (8.15%) C# Developer
6 78 (5.09%) Network Engineer
7 75 (4.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 68 (4.44%) Software Engineer
9 67 (4.37%) .NET Developer
9 67 (4.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 56 (3.65%) Analyst
11 51 (3.33%) Software Developer
12 43 (2.80%) Team Leader
13 42 (2.74%) Architect
14 35 (2.28%) JavaScript Developer
15 33 (2.15%) Flex Developer
16 32 (2.09%) Senior C# Developer
17 30 (1.96%) Programmer
17 30 (1.96%) Support Analyst
18 27 (1.76%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (13.37%) FIX Protocol
2 204 (13.31%) STL
3 150 (9.78%) HTML
4 149 (9.72%) .NET
5 142 (9.26%) Spring
6 125 (8.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 113 (7.37%) HTML5
8 93 (6.07%) CSS
9 87 (5.68%) Middleware
10 84 (5.48%) JMS
10 84 (5.48%) XML
10 84 (5.48%) Rendezvous
11 77 (5.02%) jQuery
12 68 (4.44%) J2SE
13 64 (4.17%) ASP.NET
14 61 (3.98%) CSS3
15 48 (3.13%) WPF
16 46 (3.00%) WCF
17 42 (2.74%) Web Services
18 40 (2.61%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 434 (28.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 205 (13.37%) Computer Science
3 164 (10.70%) Equities
4 163 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
5 160 (10.44%) Algorithms
6 152 (9.92%) Fixed Income
7 148 (9.65%) Hedge funds
8 106 (6.91%) Derivative
9 97 (6.33%) Data Structures
10 74 (4.83%) Mathematics
11 65 (4.24%) Open Source
12 26 (1.70%) Spread Betting
13 25 (1.63%) Inversion of Control
13 25 (1.63%) User Experience
14 22 (1.44%) Visualisation
14 22 (1.44%) Grid Computing
15 21 (1.37%) Statistics
16 20 (1.30%) Client/Server
17 17 (1.11%) N-Tier
17 17 (1.11%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 499 (32.55%) Linux
2 394 (25.70%) UNIX
3 157 (10.24%) Windows
4 67 (4.37%) Solaris
5 44 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (0.72%) CentOS
7 9 (0.59%) SUSE
8 8 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.52%) NetWare
9 7 (0.46%) Android
10 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.26%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.26%) Debian
11 4 (0.26%) Fedora
11 4 (0.26%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.20%) VMS
12 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 796 (51.92%) Multithreading
2 429 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
3 331 (21.59%) OO
4 260 (16.96%) TDD
5 248 (16.18%) Software Engineering
6 163 (10.63%) Algorithmic Trading
7 150 (9.78%) Electronic Trading
8 141 (9.20%) Scrum
9 127 (8.28%) OOD
10 119 (7.76%) E-Commerce
11 88 (5.74%) Analytics
11 88 (5.74%) Ultra-Low Latency
12 83 (5.41%) BDD
13 80 (5.22%) MVC
14 73 (4.76%) Pair Programming
15 66 (4.31%) Risk Management
16 64 (4.17%) OOP
17 62 (4.04%) Unit Testing
18 58 (3.78%) Continuous Integration
18 58 (3.78%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 706 (46.05%) Java
2 450 (29.35%) C++
3 250 (16.31%) SQL
4 243 (15.85%) C#
5 187 (12.20%) JavaScript
6 180 (11.74%) Python
7 119 (7.76%) C
8 113 (7.37%) Perl
9 59 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 57 (3.72%) Scala
11 33 (2.15%) Shell Script
12 28 (1.83%) F#
13 26 (1.70%) Erlang
14 25 (1.63%) PHP
15 23 (1.50%) PL/SQL
16 21 (1.37%) Clojure
17 20 (1.30%) XAML
18 19 (1.24%) Ruby
19 18 (1.17%) PowerShell
20 17 (1.11%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 262 (17.09%) Degree
2 99 (6.46%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (4.63%) CCNP
4 62 (4.04%) CCIE
5 25 (1.63%) PhD
6 18 (1.17%) CCNA
7 9 (0.59%) Check Point Certification
7 9 (0.59%) CCSA
8 6 (0.39%) JNCIE
9 5 (0.33%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.13%) PMP
11 2 (0.13%) CCDP
11 2 (0.13%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.065%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.065%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.065%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.70%) QA
2 8 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (0.52%) Active Directory
1 8 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.46%) NFS
3 4 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.13%) Docker
4 2 (0.13%) Squid
5 1 (0.065%) Firmware
5 1 (0.065%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 42 (2.74%) Puppet
2 29 (1.89%) ZABBIX
3 26 (1.70%) Nagios
4 15 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.52%) CFEngine
6 7 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
6 7 (0.46%) yum
7 4 (0.26%) OSSEC
7 4 (0.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (0.20%) MOM
9 2 (0.13%) Control-M
9 2 (0.13%) OpenView
9 2 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.13%) Ansible
9 2 (0.13%) Mesos
9 2 (0.13%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.065%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.065%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 137 (8.94%) TIBCO
2 117 (7.63%) Cisco
3 109 (7.11%) 29West
4 98 (6.39%) Microsoft
5 89 (5.81%) Oracle
6 85 (5.54%) Juniper
7 61 (3.98%) CheckPoint
8 54 (3.52%) Sybase
9 46 (3.00%) Adobe
9 46 (3.00%) Informatica
10 41 (2.67%) F5
11 36 (2.35%) Red Hat
12 25 (1.63%) Blue Coat
13 22 (1.44%) Bloomberg
14 20 (1.30%) Reuters
15 17 (1.11%) VMware
15 17 (1.11%) Google
16 16 (1.04%) ION Trading
17 15 (0.98%) Fortinet
17 15 (0.98%) Tradeweb
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus and pensions
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrison James Executive
Salary: Very Competitive Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Hedge Fund Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
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London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + 12% Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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