The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 840 812 825
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 62 44 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.042% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.053% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 48 34 47
Average salary £80,000 £90,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £60,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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London -38 57 £80,100 -11.00% 6
South East - 5 £45,000 -
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 87 (66.92%) Linux
3 57 (43.85%) UNIX
4 55 (42.31%) Finance
5 51 (39.23%) C++
6 44 (33.85%) Degree
7 42 (32.31%) Perl
8 39 (30.00%) Bash Shell
9 38 (29.23%) Python
9 38 (29.23%) Red Hat
9 38 (29.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (28.46%) Solaris
11 31 (23.85%) Java
12 30 (23.08%) QA
12 30 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
13 29 (22.31%) STL
14 28 (21.54%) Multithreading
14 28 (21.54%) SUSE
15 27 (20.77%) Front Office
15 27 (20.77%) Korn
15 27 (20.77%) OO
16 26 (20.00%) Computer Science
17 23 (17.69%) Regression Testing
17 23 (17.69%) Hedge funds
18 19 (14.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 17 (13.08%) Embedded Systems
20 15 (11.54%) Banking
20 15 (11.54%) C
21 11 (8.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
22 10 (7.69%) Equities

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) SAN
2 6 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.85%) DWDM
3 5 (3.85%) MPLS
3 5 (3.85%) SDH
3 5 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.31%) Multicast
5 2 (1.54%) LAN
5 2 (1.54%) WAN
6 1 (0.77%) BGP
6 1 (0.77%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.77%) HTTP
6 1 (0.77%) NAS
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Subversion
1 2 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (42.31%) Finance
2 27 (20.77%) Front Office
3 15 (11.54%) Banking
4 10 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.62%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.62%) Electronics
6 3 (2.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (46.15%) Developer
2 28 (21.54%) C++ Developer
3 24 (18.46%) UNIX Engineer
4 20 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 7 (5.38%) FPGA Developer
5 7 (5.38%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (5.38%) Senior Developer
5 7 (5.38%) Designer
5 7 (5.38%) FPGA Designer
6 6 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (4.62%) Senior Designer
7 5 (3.85%) IP Engineer
7 5 (3.85%) Senior IP Engineer
8 4 (3.08%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.31%) Graduate
9 3 (2.31%) Applications Support
10 2 (1.54%) Java Web Developer
10 2 (1.54%) Java Applications Developer
10 2 (1.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (1.54%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.31%) STL
2 19 (14.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (6.15%) Middleware
4 3 (2.31%) Java SE
4 3 (2.31%) OpenCL
5 2 (1.54%) Spring
5 2 (1.54%) JPA
5 2 (1.54%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.54%) JSP
5 2 (1.54%) J2EE
5 2 (1.54%) J2SE
6 1 (0.77%) JMS
6 1 (0.77%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 23 (17.69%) Hedge funds
3 17 (13.08%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (8.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (7.69%) Equities
6 9 (6.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (6.92%) Mathematics
7 7 (5.38%) VHDL
7 7 (5.38%) Verilog
7 7 (5.38%) Device Driver
7 7 (5.38%) Derivative
8 4 (3.08%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.31%) CUDA
10 2 (1.54%) Firmware
11 1 (0.77%) ASIC
11 1 (0.77%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 87 (66.92%) Linux
2 57 (43.85%) UNIX
3 38 (29.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (28.46%) Solaris
5 28 (21.54%) SUSE
6 8 (6.15%) Windows
7 6 (4.62%) AIX
8 4 (3.08%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 30 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 28 (21.54%) Multithreading
4 27 (20.77%) OO
5 23 (17.69%) Regression Testing
6 9 (6.92%) Kernel Tuning
6 9 (6.92%) Electronic Trading
7 8 (6.15%) OOP
7 8 (6.15%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.38%) Scrum
8 7 (5.38%) Algorithmic Trading
8 7 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.62%) Business Development
9 6 (4.62%) Software Engineering
10 5 (3.85%) RAD
10 5 (3.85%) OOD
11 3 (2.31%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.31%) Parallel Programming
11 3 (2.31%) Release Management
12 2 (1.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.23%) C++
2 42 (32.31%) Perl
3 39 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 38 (29.23%) Python
5 31 (23.85%) Java
6 27 (20.77%) Korn
7 15 (11.54%) C
8 7 (5.38%) F#
8 7 (5.38%) C#
9 6 (4.62%) SQL
10 2 (1.54%) Scala
11 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (33.85%) Degree
2 6 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.62%) CCNP
3 5 (3.85%) CCIP
3 5 (3.85%) CCNA
4 3 (2.31%) PhD
5 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (6.15%) ZABBIX
1 8 (6.15%) Puppet
2 7 (5.38%) CFEngine
2 7 (5.38%) Nagios
3 3 (2.31%) Control-M
3 3 (2.31%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 38 (29.23%) Red Hat
2 10 (7.69%) Altera
3 8 (6.15%) VMware
4 6 (4.62%) Xilinx
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle
5 3 (2.31%) Sybase
6 2 (1.54%) Juniper
6 2 (1.54%) Cisco
6 2 (1.54%) Intel
7 1 (0.77%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.77%) Blue Coat
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