The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Low Latency
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 85 90 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 3 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% 1.17% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.29% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
827 1245 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.58% 91.41% 91.14%
Number of salaries quoted 506 737 704
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Low Latency
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Low Latency Salary Trend in Glasgow

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Data Structures
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (50.00%) Servlets
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) JMS
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Java EE
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (33.33%) Multicast
5 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) Ant
6 1 (16.67%) OOD
6 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Java EE
1 3 (50.00%) JMS
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) Servlets
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Structures
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) Equities
4 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Market Making
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Systematic Trading
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Python
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