The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 183 150 136
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -14
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 3 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 0.30% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.35% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 25
Average salary £70,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
Low Latency
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3234 2284 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.90% 86.38% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2426 1793 1937
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Low Latency
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Low Latency Salary Trend in Leeds

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 26 (86.67%) T-SQL
2 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (86.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (73.33%) TDD
5 22 (73.33%) C#
5 22 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (70.00%) Unit Testing
6 21 (70.00%) BDD
6 21 (70.00%) IIS
6 21 (70.00%) .NET
6 21 (70.00%) DSDM
6 21 (70.00%) Scrum
7 20 (66.67%) RUP
7 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
7 20 (66.67%) Windows
8 8 (26.67%) QA
9 4 (13.33%) Finance
10 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Java
10 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
10 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
11 1 (3.33%) Selenium
11 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
11 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (3.33%) Degree
11 1 (3.33%) JSON
11 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (70.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 25 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.33%) Hudson
1 1 (3.33%) Behat
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Database Developer
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Developer
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Database Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Database Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) JNI
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
2 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (73.33%) TDD
2 22 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (70.00%) BDD
3 21 (70.00%) Scrum
3 21 (70.00%) Unit Testing
3 21 (70.00%) DSDM
4 20 (66.67%) RUP
5 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.33%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) OOD
6 1 (3.33%) MVC
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Coaching
6 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 26 (86.67%) T-SQL
3 22 (73.33%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft