The first table below looks at the demand for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 17 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 91 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 18 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.25% 2.33% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 3.02% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 5
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1165 827 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.62% 77.07% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 759 430 517
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Low Latency
Scotland

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Low Latency Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 20 (68.97%) Java
2 19 (65.52%) C++
3 17 (58.62%) C#
3 17 (58.62%) WPF
4 15 (51.72%) Banking
4 15 (51.72%) UNIX
5 10 (34.48%) Front Office
5 10 (34.48%) TDD
5 10 (34.48%) Investment Banking
5 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (34.48%) Derivative
6 9 (31.03%) Equities
6 9 (31.03%) LINQ
6 9 (31.03%) WCF
6 9 (31.03%) Python
6 9 (31.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (31.03%) Electronic Trading
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
7 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Perl
7 8 (27.59%) MVVM
7 8 (27.59%) Hedge funds
7 8 (27.59%) Spring
8 7 (24.14%) JMS
9 4 (13.79%) OO
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
10 3 (10.34%) Linux
10 3 (10.34%) J2EE
10 3 (10.34%) Advertising
10 3 (10.34%) Degree

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (10.34%) GemFire
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.45%) Node.js
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) MarkLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Hudson
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 15 (51.72%) Banking
2 10 (34.48%) Investment Banking
2 10 (34.48%) Front Office
3 8 (27.59%) Finance
4 3 (10.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 17 (58.62%) C# Developer
2 17 (58.62%) WPF Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Front Office Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Real Time Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) WPF
2 9 (31.03%) LINQ
2 9 (31.03%) WCF
3 8 (27.59%) Spring
4 7 (24.14%) JMS
5 3 (10.34%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.45%) JSON
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) J2SE
7 1 (3.45%) HTML
7 1 (3.45%) Guice
7 1 (3.45%) RESTful
7 1 (3.45%) HTML5
7 1 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Derivative
2 9 (31.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (31.03%) Equities
3 8 (27.59%) Hedge funds
4 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) TDD
1 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) Electronic Trading
3 8 (27.59%) MVVM
4 4 (13.79%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) OOD
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 19 (65.52%) C++
3 17 (58.62%) C#
4 9 (31.03%) Python
5 8 (27.59%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.90%) Scala
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Greenplum
3 1 (3.45%) ParAccel
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