The table below looks at the statistics for Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 906 899 921
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 27 40 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.039% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.045% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 46
Average salary £90,000 £90,000 £80,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £104,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £110,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-68.18% +144.44%
Ultra-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
84807 88626 95372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.67% 85.87% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71270 72374 77544
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Ultra-Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Ultra-Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ultra-Low Latency
Salary Trend in England

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

Ultra-Low Latency Salary Trend in England

Ultra-Low Latency
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Ultra-Low Latency Salary Histogram in England

Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
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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 -6 23 £105,000 +16.66% 2
East of England - 3 £35,000 - 2
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency.

1 43 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 32 (74.42%) Java
3 28 (65.12%) C++
4 25 (58.14%) Electronic Trading
5 24 (55.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (48.84%) Unix
7 17 (39.53%) Front Office
8 16 (37.21%) Linux
8 16 (37.21%) Multithreading
9 15 (34.88%) Finance
10 10 (23.26%) Banking
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle
11 9 (20.93%) Code Optimisation
12 8 (18.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 8 (18.60%) SQL
13 7 (16.28%) TIBCO
13 7 (16.28%) Rendezvous
13 7 (16.28%) TIBCO EMS
13 7 (16.28%) Degree
14 6 (13.95%) Proprietary Trading
14 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (13.95%) Algorithmic Trading
14 6 (13.95%) Derivative
14 6 (13.95%) OO
14 6 (13.95%) Python
15 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
15 5 (11.63%) C
15 5 (11.63%) FIX Protocol
15 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
15 5 (11.63%) Hedge funds

Ultra-Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) JBoss
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) KDB
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Hudson
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 17 (39.53%) Front Office
2 15 (34.88%) Finance
3 10 (23.26%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.91%) C++ Developer
4 10 (23.26%) Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) FX Support Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Low Latency C++ Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Production Support Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Quantitative Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Java Analyst Developer
10 2 (4.65%) C Developer
10 2 (4.65%) MySQL Developer
10 2 (4.65%) PHP Developer
10 2 (4.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (16.28%) Rendezvous
2 7 (16.28%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (11.63%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (9.30%) JMS
4 4 (9.30%) Ultra Messaging
5 2 (4.65%) .NET
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.65%) LAMP
5 2 (4.65%) Spring
5 2 (4.65%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (13.95%) Derivative
3 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) Hedge funds
4 3 (6.98%) Fintech
4 3 (6.98%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.33%) Equities
5 1 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.33%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Unix
2 16 (37.21%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Solaris
4 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 25 (58.14%) Electronic Trading
3 16 (37.21%) Multithreading
4 9 (20.93%) Code Optimisation
5 6 (13.95%) Algorithmic Trading
5 6 (13.95%) OO
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (13.95%) Proprietary Trading
6 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.30%) OOP
8 3 (6.98%) DevOps
8 3 (6.98%) High Availability
8 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.98%) Service Management
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.98%) Systematic Trading
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) C++
3 8 (18.60%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) C
6 4 (9.30%) Perl
6 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.98%) C#
8 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) TIBCO
3 3 (6.98%) Solace
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Quant Capital
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago