The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 157 126 128
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +2
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 900 1027 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.88% 2.32% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.84% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 804 702 993
Average salary £72,500 £75,000 £68,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39531 36102 40848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.64% 81.55% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32780 29775 35312
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,309 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Low Latency
England

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 1 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 1 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 -9 314 £73,750 -1.66% 46
Canary Wharf 0 10 £110,000 +22.22%
Docklands, London -4 10 £80,000 +23.07%
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 (50.31%) Java
1 897 (50.31%) Multithreading
2 878 (49.24%) Finance
3 646 (36.23%) Linux
4 594 (33.31%) C++
5 585 (32.81%) UNIX
6 531 (29.78%) Front Office
7 485 (27.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 452 (25.35%) Banking
9 403 (22.60%) Degree
10 374 (20.98%) SQL
11 337 (18.90%) Computer Science
12 336 (18.84%) OO
13 314 (17.61%) Python
14 290 (16.26%) Software Engineering
15 287 (16.10%) Equities
16 249 (13.97%) STL
17 245 (13.74%) C#
18 240 (13.46%) Electronic Trading
19 239 (13.40%) Investment Banking
20 229 (12.84%) TDD
20 229 (12.84%) Algorithmic Trading
21 218 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
22 208 (11.67%) Fixed Income
23 197 (11.05%) Spring
24 193 (10.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
25 168 (9.42%) Windows
26 167 (9.37%) Hedge funds
27 166 (9.31%) Derivative
28 164 (9.20%) TIBCO

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 51 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 37 (2.08%) Apache
3 25 (1.40%) TIBCO EMS
4 23 (1.29%) WebSphere
5 22 (1.23%) Node.js
6 19 (1.07%) Oracle Coherence
7 17 (0.95%) IIS
8 12 (0.67%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.50%) Apache Solr
9 9 (0.50%) MQSeries
10 7 (0.39%) Confluence
11 5 (0.28%) nginx
12 4 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.17%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.17%) GemFire
14 2 (0.11%) Jetty
14 2 (0.11%) GlassFish
15 1 (0.056%) Mule
15 1 (0.056%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.056%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 28 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.22%) MS Office
4 2 (0.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.056%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (2.13%) RMDS
2 4 (0.22%) Summit
2 4 (0.22%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.056%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.39%) PaaS
2 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.28%) SaaS
3 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.056%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 76 (4.26%) BGP
2 61 (3.42%) Firewall
3 57 (3.20%) Multicast
4 56 (3.14%) TCP/IP
5 53 (2.97%) EIGRP
6 50 (2.80%) WAN
7 35 (1.96%) LAN
8 32 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
9 26 (1.46%) MPLS
10 24 (1.35%) OSPF
11 19 (1.07%) SAN
12 15 (0.84%) VoIP
12 15 (0.84%) Ethernet
13 14 (0.79%) Internet
14 13 (0.73%) DNS
15 11 (0.62%) IGMP
15 11 (0.62%) DWDM
15 11 (0.62%) RIP
15 11 (0.62%) VPN
15 11 (0.62%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 98 (5.50%) KDB
3 74 (4.15%) Big Data
4 67 (3.76%) NoSQL
5 60 (3.37%) Relational Database
6 52 (2.92%) MySQL
7 46 (2.58%) Hadoop
8 44 (2.47%) RDBMS
9 34 (1.91%) MongoDB
10 25 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.18%) DB2
12 17 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (0.67%) Impala
14 10 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.56%) QlikView
14 10 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 81 (4.54%) Maven
2 68 (3.81%) Jenkins
3 62 (3.48%) Subversion
4 60 (3.37%) Git (software)
5 54 (3.03%) JUnit
6 53 (2.97%) JIRA
7 37 (2.08%) Hudson
8 30 (1.68%) Ant
9 18 (1.01%) Mockito
10 17 (0.95%) NUnit
11 13 (0.73%) Mercurial
11 13 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (0.67%) Grunt
13 10 (0.56%) Bitbucket
14 9 (0.50%) GDB
14 9 (0.50%) PhoneGap
14 9 (0.50%) Bower
15 8 (0.45%) Eclipse
15 8 (0.45%) VisualVM
15 8 (0.45%) YourKit
General
1 878 (49.24%) Finance
2 531 (29.78%) Front Office
3 452 (25.35%) Banking
4 239 (13.40%) Investment Banking
5 85 (4.77%) Games
6 77 (4.32%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.91%) Back Office
8 31 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 31 (1.74%) Marketing
9 24 (1.35%) Retail
9 24 (1.35%) Advertising
10 17 (0.95%) Legal
11 12 (0.67%) International Banking
12 7 (0.39%) Publishing
13 4 (0.22%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.11%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.056%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.056%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.056%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.056%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1253 (70.27%) Developer
2 591 (33.15%) Java Developer
3 365 (20.47%) C++ Developer
4 246 (13.80%) Senior Developer
5 161 (9.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 114 (6.39%) Software Developer
6 114 (6.39%) C# Developer
7 80 (4.49%) Network Engineer
8 76 (4.26%) Software Engineer
9 74 (4.15%) Programmer
10 67 (3.76%) Team Leader
11 61 (3.42%) Analyst
12 60 (3.37%) C++ Software Developer
13 46 (2.58%) Support Analyst
14 44 (2.47%) Applications Support
14 44 (2.47%) C# .NET Developer
15 41 (2.30%) Front Office Developer
16 38 (2.13%) Architect
17 37 (2.08%) Technical Leader
18 36 (2.02%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (13.97%) STL
2 197 (11.05%) Spring
3 193 (10.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 131 (7.35%) JMS
5 129 (7.23%) J2SE
6 125 (7.01%) .NET
7 114 (6.39%) Middleware
8 95 (5.33%) FIX Protocol
9 89 (4.99%) HTML
10 80 (4.49%) Rendezvous
11 76 (4.26%) Web Services
12 69 (3.87%) CSS
13 68 (3.81%) WPF
14 59 (3.31%) HTML5
15 56 (3.14%) SOAP
16 55 (3.08%) Hibernate
17 53 (2.97%) jQuery
18 52 (2.92%) J2EE
19 48 (2.69%) REST
20 44 (2.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 485 (27.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 337 (18.90%) Computer Science
3 287 (16.10%) Equities
4 208 (11.67%) Fixed Income
5 167 (9.37%) Hedge funds
6 166 (9.31%) Derivative
7 136 (7.63%) Mathematics
8 91 (5.10%) Open Source
9 46 (2.58%) Equity Derivative
10 39 (2.19%) Grid Computing
11 31 (1.74%) Visualisation
12 30 (1.68%) Client/Server
13 27 (1.51%) Spread Betting
14 23 (1.29%) Physics
15 18 (1.01%) Statistics
16 16 (0.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 16 (0.90%) RIA
17 15 (0.84%) Mobile App
18 14 (0.79%) N-Tier
18 14 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 646 (36.23%) Linux
2 585 (32.81%) UNIX
3 168 (9.42%) Windows
4 58 (3.25%) Solaris
5 57 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (1.01%) NetWare
7 13 (0.73%) CentOS
8 10 (0.56%) SUSE
9 6 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.28%) Debian
11 3 (0.17%) Android
12 2 (0.11%) VMS
12 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.11%) Fedora
13 1 (0.056%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.056%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 897 (50.31%) Multithreading
2 336 (18.84%) OO
3 290 (16.26%) Software Engineering
4 240 (13.46%) Electronic Trading
5 229 (12.84%) TDD
5 229 (12.84%) Algorithmic Trading
6 218 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
7 145 (8.13%) Scrum
8 125 (7.01%) Analytics
9 110 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
10 106 (5.95%) OOD
11 100 (5.61%) E-Commerce
12 96 (5.38%) Risk Management
13 88 (4.94%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 82 (4.60%) Unit Testing
15 80 (4.49%) OOP
16 74 (4.15%) MVC
17 61 (3.42%) BDD
18 53 (2.97%) Performance Tuning
19 41 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 897 (50.31%) Java
2 594 (33.31%) C++
3 374 (20.98%) SQL
4 314 (17.61%) Python
5 245 (13.74%) C#
6 148 (8.30%) C
7 139 (7.80%) Perl
8 112 (6.28%) JavaScript
9 83 (4.66%) Bash Shell
10 43 (2.41%) Scala
11 39 (2.19%) Ruby
12 38 (2.13%) Shell Script
13 34 (1.91%) R
13 34 (1.91%) PHP
14 28 (1.57%) F#
15 17 (0.95%) PowerShell
15 17 (0.95%) XAML
16 16 (0.90%) Lua
17 14 (0.79%) PL/SQL
17 14 (0.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 403 (22.60%) Degree
2 81 (4.54%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (4.26%) CCNP
4 39 (2.19%) CCIE
5 24 (1.35%) PhD
6 12 (0.67%) CCNA
7 7 (0.39%) CCIP
8 5 (0.28%) Server+ Certification
8 5 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.22%) CCDP
10 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.17%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.11%) PMP
11 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.11%) JNCIE
12 1 (0.056%) CCSA
12 1 (0.056%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.056%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.30%) QA
2 3 (0.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.056%) EMIR
3 1 (0.056%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (1.46%) HDFS
2 11 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.22%) KVM
4 3 (0.17%) Xen
5 2 (0.11%) vSphere
6 1 (0.056%) vCloud
6 1 (0.056%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.056%) Squid
6 1 (0.056%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.056%) Samba
6 1 (0.056%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.056%) NFS
Systems Management
1 40 (2.24%) Puppet
2 35 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (1.91%) Nagios
4 32 (1.79%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
5 3 (0.17%) OpenView
6 2 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.11%) Netcool
6 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.11%) OSSEC
7 1 (0.056%) Cacti
7 1 (0.056%) Munin
7 1 (0.056%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.056%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.056%) Kibana
7 1 (0.056%) StatsD
7 1 (0.056%) logstash
7 1 (0.056%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 164 (9.20%) TIBCO
2 132 (7.40%) Sybase
3 125 (7.01%) Oracle
4 107 (6.00%) Cisco
5 100 (5.61%) 29West
6 61 (3.42%) Juniper
7 59 (3.31%) Red Hat
8 57 (3.20%) Microsoft
9 46 (2.58%) Informatica
10 39 (2.19%) JBoss
11 33 (1.85%) F5
12 32 (1.79%) Reuters
13 24 (1.35%) Google
14 18 (1.01%) Bloomberg
15 17 (0.95%) ION Trading
16 15 (0.84%) VMware
17 14 (0.79%) Adobe
18 12 (0.67%) IBM
18 12 (0.67%) Ab Initio
19 10 (0.56%) Nortel
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + 25 days holiday + share options
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oxford Knight
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 30% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago