The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 218 174 186
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +12
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 619 883 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.38% 1.79% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 2.14% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 566 742 568
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -3.52%
Low Latency
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37920 41195 37356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.84% 83.69% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31640 33911 31232
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in London

Low Latency
Salary Trend in London

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

Low Latency Salary Trend in London

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Low Latency across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Low Latency Salary Histogram in London

Low Latency
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 173 £75,000 - 42
Docklands, London +1 7 £80,000 -40.74%
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 687 (56.40%) Finance
2 582 (47.78%) Java
3 575 (47.21%) Multithreading
4 454 (37.27%) Linux
5 367 (30.13%) C++
6 360 (29.56%) Front Office
6 360 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
7 354 (29.06%) UNIX
8 302 (24.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 285 (23.40%) Banking
10 222 (18.23%) Degree
11 214 (17.57%) OO
12 197 (16.17%) TDD
13 175 (14.37%) Spring
14 174 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 171 (14.04%) SQL
16 170 (13.96%) C#
17 159 (13.05%) Equities
18 158 (12.97%) Fixed Income
19 154 (12.64%) Investment Banking
20 152 (12.48%) Python
21 148 (12.15%) Computer Science
22 145 (11.90%) Software Engineering
23 141 (11.58%) FIX Protocol
24 133 (10.92%) Hedge funds
25 123 (10.10%) Algorithmic Trading
25 123 (10.10%) JavaScript
26 121 (9.93%) STL
27 114 (9.36%) SQL Server
28 109 (8.95%) Electronic Trading

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 27 (2.22%) MQSeries
2 25 (2.05%) Tomcat
3 16 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
4 14 (1.15%) Apache Spark
5 12 (0.99%) JBoss
6 11 (0.90%) Apache
7 10 (0.82%) Node.js
8 8 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.49%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.41%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.41%) Confluence
11 4 (0.33%) Drupal
11 4 (0.33%) Lightstreamer
11 4 (0.33%) MTS
11 4 (0.33%) IIS
11 4 (0.33%) CMS
12 3 (0.25%) nginx
13 2 (0.16%) Jetty
13 2 (0.16%) GemFire
14 1 (0.082%) OpenStack
Applications
1 40 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.79%) MS Office
3 20 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.90%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 8 (0.66%) RMDS
3 7 (0.57%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.25%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.082%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.082%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.66%) SaaS
2 8 (0.66%) PaaS
2 8 (0.66%) IaaS
3 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.082%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.34%) Firewall
2 64 (5.25%) Multicast
3 40 (3.28%) BGP
4 38 (3.12%) TCP/IP
5 37 (3.04%) Internet
6 32 (2.63%) VPN
7 27 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (2.13%) NX-OS
9 25 (2.05%) WAN
9 25 (2.05%) MPLS
9 25 (2.05%) OSPF
10 24 (1.97%) SNMP
11 21 (1.72%) DNS
11 21 (1.72%) Network Security
12 18 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
12 18 (1.48%) EIGRP
13 15 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (1.15%) SAN
14 14 (1.15%) LAN
15 13 (1.07%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 77 (6.32%) Relational Database
3 64 (5.25%) MySQL
4 55 (4.52%) Hadoop
5 52 (4.27%) Big Data
6 48 (3.94%) NoSQL
7 36 (2.96%) RDBMS
8 28 (2.30%) KDB
9 22 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (1.56%) OLAP
11 18 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (1.40%) Oracle Database
13 16 (1.31%) MongoDB
13 16 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (0.99%) Aerospike
16 10 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (0.74%) OLAP Cube
18 7 (0.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (2.96%) JIRA
2 34 (2.79%) GCC
3 33 (2.71%) Visual Studio
4 29 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 26 (2.13%) Maven
6 25 (2.05%) GoogleTest
7 24 (1.97%) NUnit
7 24 (1.97%) Subversion
8 15 (1.23%) JUnit
9 14 (1.15%) Cucumber
10 13 (1.07%) FitNesse
10 13 (1.07%) Grunt
11 12 (0.99%) Git (software)
12 11 (0.90%) CppUnit
12 11 (0.90%) SpecFlow
12 11 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (0.66%) AccuRev
14 7 (0.57%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.57%) Jasmine
14 7 (0.57%) Moq
General
1 687 (56.40%) Finance
2 360 (29.56%) Front Office
3 285 (23.40%) Banking
4 154 (12.64%) Investment Banking
5 60 (4.93%) Financial Institution
6 42 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.79%) Games
8 17 (1.40%) Back Office
9 14 (1.15%) Legal
10 13 (1.07%) Advertising
11 9 (0.74%) Retail
12 5 (0.41%) Marketing
13 4 (0.33%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.33%) Law
14 2 (0.16%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.16%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.082%) International Banking
15 1 (0.082%) Billing
Job Titles
1 806 (66.17%) Developer
2 395 (32.43%) Java Developer
3 225 (18.47%) C++ Developer
4 103 (8.46%) Senior Developer
5 82 (6.73%) C# Developer
6 59 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
7 55 (4.52%) Network Engineer
8 43 (3.53%) Software Developer
9 35 (2.87%) .NET Developer
10 34 (2.79%) Analyst
11 28 (2.30%) Systems Engineer
12 26 (2.13%) Software Engineer
12 26 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
13 24 (1.97%) Programmer
14 22 (1.81%) C# .NET Developer
15 21 (1.72%) Lead Developer
16 19 (1.56%) Systems Support
16 19 (1.56%) Technical Leader
17 18 (1.48%) JavaScript Developer
18 17 (1.40%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (14.37%) Spring
2 141 (11.58%) FIX Protocol
3 121 (9.93%) STL
4 103 (8.46%) .NET
5 84 (6.90%) Ultra Messaging
6 80 (6.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 78 (6.40%) JMS
8 77 (6.32%) HTML
9 72 (5.91%) XML
10 70 (5.75%) HTML5
11 64 (5.25%) WPF
12 59 (4.84%) Web Services
13 52 (4.27%) WCF
14 49 (4.02%) J2SE
14 49 (4.02%) Rendezvous
15 44 (3.61%) J2EE
16 42 (3.45%) Hibernate
17 39 (3.20%) REST
18 34 (2.79%) MFC
19 32 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 302 (24.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 174 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 159 (13.05%) Equities
4 158 (12.97%) Fixed Income
5 148 (12.15%) Computer Science
6 133 (10.92%) Hedge funds
7 90 (7.39%) Algorithms
7 90 (7.39%) Derivative
8 47 (3.86%) Data Structures
9 42 (3.45%) Mathematics
10 38 (3.12%) Equity Derivative
11 33 (2.71%) Spread Betting
12 32 (2.63%) Client/Server
13 25 (2.05%) Open Source
14 24 (1.97%) N-Tier
15 22 (1.81%) User Experience
16 21 (1.72%) Grid Computing
16 21 (1.72%) Replication
17 17 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
18 14 (1.15%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 454 (37.27%) Linux
2 354 (29.06%) UNIX
3 106 (8.70%) Windows
4 49 (4.02%) Solaris
5 38 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (0.99%) SUSE
7 11 (0.90%) CentOS
8 10 (0.82%) Android
9 7 (0.57%) Debian
9 7 (0.57%) Fedora
9 7 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.33%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (47.21%) Multithreading
2 360 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (17.57%) OO
4 197 (16.17%) TDD
5 145 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 123 (10.10%) Algorithmic Trading
7 109 (8.95%) Electronic Trading
8 91 (7.47%) OOD
9 80 (6.57%) Scrum
10 78 (6.40%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 77 (6.32%) E-Commerce
12 74 (6.08%) Concurrent Programming
13 58 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
14 57 (4.68%) Analytics
15 54 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
16 51 (4.19%) BDD
17 46 (3.78%) Unit Testing
18 43 (3.53%) Mentoring
19 42 (3.45%) ITIL
20 40 (3.28%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 582 (47.78%) Java
2 367 (30.13%) C++
3 171 (14.04%) SQL
4 170 (13.96%) C#
5 152 (12.48%) Python
6 123 (10.10%) JavaScript
7 98 (8.05%) Perl
8 72 (5.91%) Bash Shell
9 70 (5.75%) C
10 32 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 28 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 21 (1.72%) Scala
13 18 (1.48%) Korn
14 15 (1.23%) PHP
15 11 (0.90%) PowerShell
15 11 (0.90%) Clojure
16 10 (0.82%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.74%) Ruby
18 7 (0.57%) Haskell
18 7 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 222 (18.23%) Degree
2 73 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (3.45%) CCNP
4 29 (2.38%) CCNA
5 15 (1.23%) CCIE
6 12 (0.99%) CCSP
6 12 (0.99%) JNCIP
7 11 (0.90%) PhD
8 9 (0.74%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.33%) JNCIE
11 2 (0.16%) CISSP
12 1 (0.082%) RHCE
12 1 (0.082%) CCDP
12 1 (0.082%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.082%) CISM
12 1 (0.082%) CEH
12 1 (0.082%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.83%) QA
2 31 (2.55%) SLA
3 8 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.16%) EMIR
4 2 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.082%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.66%) NFS
3 7 (0.57%) Firmware
4 4 (0.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.25%) Docker
6 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.082%) XenApp
7 1 (0.082%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.082%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.082%) vSphere
7 1 (0.082%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.082%) vCloud
7 1 (0.082%) iptables
7 1 (0.082%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 36 (2.96%) Nagios
2 31 (2.55%) Puppet
3 21 (1.72%) ITRS Geneos
4 13 (1.07%) ZABBIX
5 12 (0.99%) Graphite
6 9 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.57%) yum
8 4 (0.33%) Ansible
8 4 (0.33%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.33%) CFEngine
9 3 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.25%) SCCM
9 3 (0.25%) OpenView
9 3 (0.25%) MOM
9 3 (0.25%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.16%) Netcool
10 2 (0.16%) Control-M
10 2 (0.16%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.082%) Cacti
11 1 (0.082%) Munin
Vendors
1 91 (7.47%) Oracle
1 91 (7.47%) TIBCO
2 86 (7.06%) Cisco
3 69 (5.67%) Microsoft
4 39 (3.20%) Red Hat
5 29 (2.38%) Juniper
6 26 (2.13%) Informatica
7 22 (1.81%) SolarWinds
8 20 (1.64%) ServiceNow
8 20 (1.64%) CheckPoint
9 18 (1.48%) VMware
10 17 (1.40%) Bloomberg
11 16 (1.31%) StreamBase
11 16 (1.31%) F5
12 14 (1.15%) IBM
12 14 (1.15%) Sybase
13 13 (1.07%) Reuters
13 13 (1.07%) CA
14 12 (0.99%) ION Trading
14 12 (0.99%) Adobe
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: COMPETITIVE + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £95,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-95k base + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago