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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 169 121 135
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +14
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 799 1049 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.72% 2.38% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.91% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 721 719 949
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.77% -8.90%
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
38415 36072 40646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.73% 81.89% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31661 29875 35042
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 -17 283 £70,000 -9.67% 68
Docklands, London -1 7 £80,000 +20.75%
Canary Wharf -4 6 £75,000 -16.66%
Harrow - 1 - -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 897 (50.48%) Java
2 893 (50.25%) Multithreading
3 870 (48.96%) Finance
4 608 (34.21%) Linux
5 563 (31.68%) C++
6 554 (31.18%) Front Office
7 545 (30.67%) UNIX
8 497 (27.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 466 (26.22%) Banking
10 371 (20.88%) SQL
11 364 (20.48%) Degree
12 342 (19.25%) OO
13 321 (18.06%) Computer Science
14 297 (16.71%) Python
15 288 (16.21%) Software Engineering
16 280 (15.76%) Equities
17 261 (14.69%) Investment Banking
18 239 (13.45%) Algorithmic Trading
19 236 (13.28%) STL
19 236 (13.28%) C#
20 232 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
21 226 (12.72%) TDD
22 225 (12.66%) Electronic Trading
23 186 (10.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 182 (10.24%) Spring
25 181 (10.19%) Fixed Income
26 174 (9.79%) Hedge funds
27 158 (8.89%) Windows
28 155 (8.72%) Derivative
29 149 (8.38%) TIBCO

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 41 (2.31%) Tomcat
2 31 (1.74%) Apache
3 28 (1.58%) TIBCO EMS
4 22 (1.24%) Node.js
5 20 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
6 19 (1.07%) WebSphere
7 16 (0.90%) IIS
8 12 (0.68%) MQSeries
9 11 (0.62%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.34%) nginx
10 6 (0.34%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.34%) Confluence
11 4 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.11%) Jetty
12 2 (0.11%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.11%) GemFire
12 2 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.056%) SmartSockets
13 1 (0.056%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.056%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 26 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.23%) MS Office
4 2 (0.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.056%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 35 (1.97%) RMDS
2 4 (0.23%) Summit
3 2 (0.11%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.056%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.34%) PaaS
2 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.23%) SaaS
4 1 (0.056%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (5.06%) BGP
2 80 (4.50%) Firewall
3 62 (3.49%) EIGRP
3 62 (3.49%) TCP/IP
3 62 (3.49%) Multicast
4 53 (2.98%) WAN
5 40 (2.25%) LAN
6 38 (2.14%) OSPF
7 35 (1.97%) MPLS
7 35 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (0.96%) SAN
10 15 (0.84%) VPN
10 15 (0.84%) DNS
10 15 (0.84%) VoIP
11 13 (0.73%) RIP
11 13 (0.73%) Network Security
12 11 (0.62%) Ethernet
12 11 (0.62%) IGMP
13 10 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 87 (4.90%) KDB
3 79 (4.45%) Big Data
4 65 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 52 (2.93%) Relational Database
6 51 (2.87%) MySQL
7 42 (2.36%) Hadoop
8 37 (2.08%) RDBMS
9 32 (1.80%) MongoDB
10 27 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (0.62%) DB2
12 11 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (0.62%) Impala
13 10 (0.56%) QlikView
13 10 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 78 (4.39%) Maven
2 75 (4.22%) Jenkins
3 73 (4.11%) Subversion
4 70 (3.94%) Git (software)
5 60 (3.38%) JIRA
6 38 (2.14%) Hudson
7 33 (1.86%) JUnit
8 29 (1.63%) Ant
9 17 (0.96%) Mockito
10 15 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (0.84%) Jasmine
11 14 (0.79%) FlexUnit
11 14 (0.79%) NUnit
12 13 (0.73%) Mercurial
13 12 (0.68%) Grunt
14 10 (0.56%) Bitbucket
15 9 (0.51%) Bower
16 8 (0.45%) VisualVM
16 8 (0.45%) YourKit
16 8 (0.45%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 870 (48.96%) Finance
2 554 (31.18%) Front Office
3 466 (26.22%) Banking
4 261 (14.69%) Investment Banking
5 90 (5.06%) Games
6 64 (3.60%) Telecoms
7 42 (2.36%) Financial Institution
8 31 (1.74%) Marketing
9 30 (1.69%) Back Office
10 25 (1.41%) Advertising
11 21 (1.18%) Retail
12 16 (0.90%) Legal
13 13 (0.73%) International Banking
14 7 (0.39%) Publishing
15 2 (0.11%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.056%) Law
16 1 (0.056%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.056%) Electronics
16 1 (0.056%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.056%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1245 (70.06%) Developer
2 601 (33.82%) Java Developer
3 342 (19.25%) C++ Developer
4 228 (12.83%) Senior Developer
5 153 (8.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 110 (6.19%) C# Developer
7 100 (5.63%) Software Developer
8 93 (5.23%) Network Engineer
9 71 (4.00%) Software Engineer
10 70 (3.94%) Programmer
11 67 (3.77%) Team Leader
12 61 (3.43%) Analyst
13 49 (2.76%) C# .NET Developer
14 48 (2.70%) C++ Software Developer
15 43 (2.42%) Support Analyst
16 40 (2.25%) Front Office Developer
17 38 (2.14%) Lead Developer
17 38 (2.14%) Python Developer
18 37 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
18 37 (2.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (13.28%) STL
2 186 (10.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 182 (10.24%) Spring
4 125 (7.03%) J2SE
4 125 (7.03%) JMS
5 123 (6.92%) .NET
6 106 (5.97%) Middleware
7 104 (5.85%) FIX Protocol
8 88 (4.95%) HTML
9 79 (4.45%) Rendezvous
10 71 (4.00%) CSS
11 70 (3.94%) Web Services
12 61 (3.43%) WPF
13 60 (3.38%) HTML5
14 55 (3.10%) SOAP
15 54 (3.04%) jQuery
16 49 (2.76%) Hibernate
17 47 (2.64%) CSS3
18 45 (2.53%) REST
19 43 (2.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 497 (27.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 321 (18.06%) Computer Science
3 280 (15.76%) Equities
4 181 (10.19%) Fixed Income
5 174 (9.79%) Hedge funds
6 155 (8.72%) Derivative
7 130 (7.32%) Mathematics
8 86 (4.84%) Open Source
9 34 (1.91%) Equity Derivative
10 33 (1.86%) Visualisation
11 32 (1.80%) Client/Server
12 28 (1.58%) Grid Computing
13 27 (1.52%) Spread Betting
14 19 (1.07%) Physics
15 17 (0.96%) Statistics
15 17 (0.96%) RIA
16 16 (0.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 15 (0.84%) Mobile App
18 14 (0.79%) Data Integration
18 14 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 608 (34.21%) Linux
2 545 (30.67%) UNIX
3 158 (8.89%) Windows
4 61 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 58 (3.26%) Solaris
6 19 (1.07%) NetWare
7 13 (0.73%) CentOS
8 6 (0.34%) SUSE
9 4 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.23%) Debian
10 3 (0.17%) VMS
10 3 (0.17%) Android
11 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.056%) Fedora
12 1 (0.056%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.056%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 893 (50.25%) Multithreading
2 342 (19.25%) OO
3 288 (16.21%) Software Engineering
4 239 (13.45%) Algorithmic Trading
5 232 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
6 226 (12.72%) TDD
7 225 (12.66%) Electronic Trading
8 143 (8.05%) Scrum
9 110 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
10 107 (6.02%) OOD
11 105 (5.91%) Analytics
12 104 (5.85%) Risk Management
13 93 (5.23%) E-Commerce
14 90 (5.06%) Unit Testing
15 87 (4.90%) OOP
16 82 (4.61%) Ultra-Low Latency
17 77 (4.33%) MVC
18 62 (3.49%) BDD
19 50 (2.81%) Performance Tuning
20 44 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 897 (50.48%) Java
2 563 (31.68%) C++
3 371 (20.88%) SQL
4 297 (16.71%) Python
5 236 (13.28%) C#
6 139 (7.82%) C
7 134 (7.54%) Perl
8 122 (6.87%) JavaScript
9 75 (4.22%) Bash Shell
10 53 (2.98%) Scala
11 37 (2.08%) Shell Script
12 34 (1.91%) Ruby
12 34 (1.91%) PHP
13 27 (1.52%) R
13 27 (1.52%) F#
14 18 (1.01%) Lua
15 16 (0.90%) PowerShell
15 16 (0.90%) XAML
16 15 (0.84%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 364 (20.48%) Degree
2 93 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
3 82 (4.61%) CCNP
4 58 (3.26%) CCIE
5 27 (1.52%) PhD
6 10 (0.56%) CCNA
7 6 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.28%) Server+ Certification
9 4 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.23%) CCDP
10 3 (0.17%) CCIP
10 3 (0.17%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.11%) JNCIE
11 2 (0.11%) PMP
11 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.056%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.056%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.056%) CCSE
12 1 (0.056%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.25%) QA
2 3 (0.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.056%) EMIR
3 1 (0.056%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 26 (1.46%) HDFS
2 11 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.23%) KVM
4 3 (0.17%) Xen
5 2 (0.11%) vSphere
5 2 (0.11%) Squid
5 2 (0.11%) NFS
6 1 (0.056%) Samba
6 1 (0.056%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.056%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.056%) vCloud
6 1 (0.056%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 40 (2.25%) Puppet
2 35 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (1.86%) Nagios
4 32 (1.80%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (0.17%) OpenView
6 3 (0.17%) OSSEC
6 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.11%) Netcool
8 1 (0.056%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.056%) YUM
8 1 (0.056%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.056%) Cacti
8 1 (0.056%) Munin
8 1 (0.056%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.056%) Kibana
8 1 (0.056%) StatsD
Vendors
1 149 (8.38%) TIBCO
2 124 (6.98%) Cisco
3 116 (6.53%) Oracle
4 113 (6.36%) Sybase
5 107 (6.02%) 29West
6 76 (4.28%) Juniper
7 60 (3.38%) Red Hat
8 55 (3.10%) Microsoft
9 49 (2.76%) F5
10 46 (2.59%) Informatica
11 34 (1.91%) JBoss
12 32 (1.80%) Reuters
13 23 (1.29%) CheckPoint
14 21 (1.18%) Adobe
14 21 (1.18%) Google
15 20 (1.13%) Bloomberg
16 14 (0.79%) IBM
17 13 (0.73%) Blue Coat
17 13 (0.73%) Ab Initio
17 13 (0.73%) VMware
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £100000.00 - £115000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple positions) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago