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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 316 254 272
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +18
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 898 1108 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.84% 1.11% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.40% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 808 767 1006
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £69,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.77% -8.90%
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
86622 79074 86078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.79% 79.56% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 69670 65308 73601
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -48 799 £70,000 -9.67% 102
West Midlands +33 56 £41,000 +2.50% 2
South East -23 22 £47,500 +31.03% 3
Yorkshire -31 6 £35,000 +7.69%
East of England -16 4 £47,500 -18.80% 1
South West - 4 £50,000 -
Low Latency
UK

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 986 (49.95%) Multithreading
2 921 (46.66%) Finance
3 920 (46.61%) Java
4 633 (32.07%) Linux
5 593 (30.04%) C++
6 555 (28.12%) Front Office
7 554 (28.06%) UNIX
8 514 (26.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 468 (23.71%) Banking
10 442 (22.39%) SQL
11 394 (19.96%) Degree
12 376 (19.05%) C#
13 371 (18.79%) OO
14 329 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 321 (16.26%) Computer Science
16 308 (15.60%) TDD
17 299 (15.15%) Python
18 294 (14.89%) Equities
19 273 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
20 261 (13.22%) Investment Banking
21 244 (12.36%) .NET
22 242 (12.26%) STL
22 242 (12.26%) Algorithmic Trading
23 225 (11.40%) Electronic Trading
24 224 (11.35%) Scrum
25 199 (10.08%) Windows
26 188 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
27 185 (9.37%) Spring
28 181 (9.17%) Fixed Income
29 177 (8.97%) SQL Server

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 42 (2.13%) Tomcat
2 41 (2.08%) IIS
3 32 (1.62%) Apache
4 28 (1.42%) TIBCO EMS
5 22 (1.11%) Node.js
6 20 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
7 19 (0.96%) WebSphere
8 12 (0.61%) MQSeries
9 11 (0.56%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.30%) Confluence
10 6 (0.30%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.30%) nginx
11 4 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.10%) GemFire
13 2 (0.10%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.10%) Jetty
13 2 (0.10%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.051%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 51 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.20%) MS Office
4 3 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.10%) MS Project
6 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.051%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 35 (1.77%) RMDS
2 4 (0.20%) Summit
2 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.10%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.30%) PaaS
3 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.20%) IaaS
4 4 (0.20%) SaaS
5 2 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (5.32%) BGP
2 98 (4.96%) Firewall
3 83 (4.20%) TCP/IP
4 65 (3.29%) WAN
5 63 (3.19%) Multicast
6 62 (3.14%) EIGRP
7 53 (2.68%) OSPF
8 48 (2.43%) LAN
9 47 (2.38%) MPLS
10 44 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
11 32 (1.62%) Network Security
12 31 (1.57%) VPN
13 22 (1.11%) Internet
14 19 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (0.91%) SAN
16 16 (0.81%) DNS
17 15 (0.76%) Ethernet
17 15 (0.76%) VoIP
18 13 (0.66%) RIP
18 13 (0.66%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 87 (4.41%) KDB
3 81 (4.10%) Big Data
4 73 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 67 (3.39%) MySQL
6 53 (2.68%) Relational Database
7 44 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 42 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 41 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 38 (1.93%) RDBMS
11 37 (1.87%) MongoDB
12 27 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (0.56%) DB2
14 11 (0.56%) Impala
15 10 (0.51%) QlikView
15 10 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 78 (3.95%) Maven
2 76 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 74 (3.75%) Subversion
4 72 (3.65%) Git (software)
5 62 (3.14%) JIRA
6 39 (1.98%) Hudson
7 33 (1.67%) JUnit
8 29 (1.47%) Ant
9 17 (0.86%) Mockito
10 15 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (0.76%) Jasmine
11 14 (0.71%) FlexUnit
11 14 (0.71%) NUnit
12 13 (0.66%) Mercurial
13 12 (0.61%) Grunt
13 12 (0.61%) Bitbucket
14 9 (0.46%) Bower
15 8 (0.41%) VisualVM
15 8 (0.41%) YourKit
15 8 (0.41%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 921 (46.66%) Finance
2 555 (28.12%) Front Office
3 468 (23.71%) Banking
4 261 (13.22%) Investment Banking
5 91 (4.61%) Games
6 72 (3.65%) Telecoms
7 44 (2.23%) Financial Institution
8 34 (1.72%) Marketing
9 30 (1.52%) Back Office
10 27 (1.37%) Retail
11 25 (1.27%) Advertising
12 16 (0.81%) Legal
13 13 (0.66%) International Banking
14 7 (0.35%) Publishing
15 4 (0.20%) Electronics
15 4 (0.20%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.10%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.051%) Law
17 1 (0.051%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.051%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1376 (69.71%) Developer
2 604 (30.60%) Java Developer
3 348 (17.63%) C++ Developer
4 244 (12.36%) Senior Developer
5 184 (9.32%) C# Developer
6 154 (7.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 130 (6.59%) Software Developer
8 104 (5.27%) C# .NET Developer
9 94 (4.76%) Network Engineer
10 87 (4.41%) .NET Developer
11 84 (4.26%) Software Engineer
12 77 (3.90%) Analyst
13 71 (3.60%) Programmer
13 71 (3.60%) Team Leader
13 71 (3.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 69 (3.50%) ASP.NET Developer
15 50 (2.53%) C++ Software Developer
16 49 (2.48%) Architect
17 43 (2.18%) Support Analyst
18 40 (2.03%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (12.36%) .NET
2 242 (12.26%) STL
3 188 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 185 (9.37%) Spring
5 125 (6.33%) J2SE
5 125 (6.33%) JMS
6 116 (5.88%) Middleware
7 106 (5.37%) FIX Protocol
8 98 (4.96%) Web Services
8 98 (4.96%) ASP.NET
9 89 (4.51%) HTML
10 88 (4.46%) WPF
11 79 (4.00%) Rendezvous
11 79 (4.00%) SOAP
12 72 (3.65%) CSS
13 67 (3.39%) REST
14 60 (3.04%) HTML5
15 54 (2.74%) jQuery
16 49 (2.48%) Hibernate
17 48 (2.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 514 (26.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 321 (16.26%) Computer Science
3 294 (14.89%) Equities
4 181 (9.17%) Fixed Income
5 174 (8.81%) Hedge funds
6 155 (7.85%) Derivative
7 133 (6.74%) Mathematics
8 91 (4.61%) Open Source
9 34 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
10 33 (1.67%) Visualisation
11 32 (1.62%) Client/Server
12 28 (1.42%) Grid Computing
13 27 (1.37%) Spread Betting
14 19 (0.96%) Physics
15 17 (0.86%) Statistics
15 17 (0.86%) RIA
15 17 (0.86%) Data Integration
16 16 (0.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 16 (0.81%) N-Tier
17 15 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 633 (32.07%) Linux
2 554 (28.06%) UNIX
3 199 (10.08%) Windows
4 64 (3.24%) Solaris
5 61 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (0.96%) NetWare
7 13 (0.66%) CentOS
8 6 (0.30%) SUSE
9 4 (0.20%) Debian
9 4 (0.20%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.15%) VMS
10 3 (0.15%) Android
11 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.10%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.051%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.051%) Fedora
12 1 (0.051%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.051%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 986 (49.95%) Multithreading
2 371 (18.79%) OO
3 329 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 308 (15.60%) TDD
5 273 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
6 242 (12.26%) Algorithmic Trading
7 225 (11.40%) Electronic Trading
8 224 (11.35%) Scrum
9 141 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 138 (6.99%) BDD
11 119 (6.03%) Unit Testing
12 115 (5.83%) OOD
13 111 (5.62%) E-Commerce
14 106 (5.37%) OOP
15 105 (5.32%) Analytics
16 104 (5.27%) Risk Management
17 89 (4.51%) Ultra-Low Latency
18 88 (4.46%) Pair Programming
19 81 (4.10%) MVC
20 50 (2.53%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 920 (46.61%) Java
2 593 (30.04%) C++
3 442 (22.39%) SQL
4 376 (19.05%) C#
5 299 (15.15%) Python
6 143 (7.24%) C
6 143 (7.24%) Perl
7 127 (6.43%) JavaScript
8 75 (3.80%) Bash Shell
9 67 (3.39%) XAML
10 65 (3.29%) Scala
11 43 (2.18%) T-SQL
12 41 (2.08%) F#
13 37 (1.87%) Shell Script
14 35 (1.77%) Ruby
14 35 (1.77%) PHP
15 27 (1.37%) R
16 18 (0.91%) Lua
17 17 (0.86%) Erlang
18 16 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 394 (19.96%) Degree
2 109 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
3 97 (4.91%) CCNP
4 68 (3.44%) CCIE
5 30 (1.52%) PhD
6 10 (0.51%) CCNA
7 7 (0.35%) Check Point Certification
7 7 (0.35%) CCSA
8 6 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.25%) Server+ Certification
10 4 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.20%) CCDP
11 3 (0.15%) CCIP
11 3 (0.15%) JNCIP
11 3 (0.15%) JNCIE
12 2 (0.10%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.10%) PMP
12 2 (0.10%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.051%) CCSE
13 1 (0.051%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.63%) QA
2 3 (0.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.051%) EMIR
3 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 28 (1.42%) HDFS
2 13 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.25%) KVM
4 4 (0.20%) Xen
5 2 (0.10%) vSphere
5 2 (0.10%) Squid
5 2 (0.10%) NFS
6 1 (0.051%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.051%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.051%) Samba
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.051%) vCloud
6 1 (0.051%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 41 (2.08%) Puppet
2 35 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (1.72%) Nagios
4 32 (1.62%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (0.15%) OpenView
6 3 (0.15%) OSSEC
6 3 (0.15%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.10%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.10%) Netcool
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.051%) SCCM
8 1 (0.051%) Cacti
8 1 (0.051%) Munin
8 1 (0.051%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.051%) YUM
8 1 (0.051%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 149 (7.55%) TIBCO
2 140 (7.09%) Cisco
3 135 (6.84%) Oracle
4 113 (5.72%) Sybase
5 107 (5.42%) 29West
6 92 (4.66%) Juniper
7 86 (4.36%) Microsoft
8 60 (3.04%) Red Hat
9 49 (2.48%) F5
10 46 (2.33%) Informatica
11 38 (1.93%) CheckPoint
12 35 (1.77%) JBoss
13 32 (1.62%) Reuters
14 21 (1.06%) Google
14 21 (1.06%) Adobe
15 20 (1.01%) Bloomberg
16 19 (0.96%) Blue Coat
17 15 (0.76%) VMware
18 14 (0.71%) IBM
19 13 (0.66%) Ab Initio
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £100000.00 - £115000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple positions) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: Yesterday