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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank - 102 98
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 0 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.48% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.53% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 11
Median salary - £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +46.34%
Low Latency
Scotland

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
1146 1131 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.46% 90.84% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 678 764 822
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 May 2016, 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 15 (68.18%) Java
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Python
3 13 (59.09%) OO
3 13 (59.09%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) C++
3 13 (59.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (59.09%) Risk Management
3 13 (59.09%) Fixed Income
3 13 (59.09%) Market Risk
3 13 (59.09%) NoSQL
4 10 (45.45%) Banking
5 9 (40.91%) Investment Banking
6 6 (27.27%) Financial Institution
6 6 (27.27%) Firewall
6 6 (27.27%) Workflow
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 6 (27.27%) Cognos
6 6 (27.27%) Asset Management
6 6 (27.27%) Pega
7 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
7 5 (22.73%) TDD
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
8 4 (18.18%) XPath
8 4 (18.18%) Derivative

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) GemFire
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) NoSQL
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (18.18%) BigTable
3 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) KDB
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 10 (45.45%) Banking
2 9 (40.91%) Investment Banking
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Financial Institution
4 4 (18.18%) Back Office
5 1 (4.55%) Front Office
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Senior Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Market Data Specialist
4 5 (22.73%) C++ Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Python Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C++/C# Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior C++ Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Python Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Android Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) iOS Android Developer
7 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (18.18%) Middleware
2 4 (18.18%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) XML Schema
2 4 (18.18%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Fixed Income
1 13 (59.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 13 (59.09%) Market Risk
2 4 (18.18%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) OO
2 13 (59.09%) Risk Management
3 6 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 6 (27.27%) Workflow
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) BDD
5 4 (18.18%) Coaching
5 4 (18.18%) Complex Event Processing
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
5 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) System Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) Python
3 13 (59.09%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) C++
4 4 (18.18%) Ruby
4 4 (18.18%) Smalltalk
4 4 (18.18%) XPath
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cognos
1 6 (27.27%) Pega
2 1 (4.55%) StreamBase