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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 187 141 148
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +7
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 711 942 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.57% 2.10% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 2.51% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 636 732 852
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 £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
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
37657 37481 38794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.29% 83.49% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31361 31175 32982
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -36 213 £70,000 -6.66% 32
Canary Wharf -1 3 £75,000 -16.66%
Docklands, London -16 1 £82,500 +10.00%
Harrow - 1 - -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 840 (51.57%) Multithreading
2 824 (50.58%) Java
3 793 (48.68%) Finance
4 514 (31.55%) Linux
5 498 (30.57%) Front Office
6 486 (29.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 479 (29.40%) UNIX
7 479 (29.40%) C++
8 465 (28.55%) Agile Software Development
9 430 (26.40%) Banking
10 325 (19.95%) OO
11 319 (19.58%) Degree
12 303 (18.60%) SQL
13 266 (16.33%) Computer Science
14 255 (15.65%) Investment Banking
15 231 (14.18%) Algorithms
16 230 (14.12%) Python
17 229 (14.06%) Software Engineering
18 221 (13.57%) FIX Protocol
18 221 (13.57%) TDD
19 213 (13.08%) Equities
20 210 (12.89%) STL
21 205 (12.58%) C#
22 194 (11.91%) Electronic Trading
23 190 (11.66%) Algorithmic Trading
24 165 (10.13%) Fixed Income
25 163 (10.01%) Hedge funds
26 159 (9.76%) Spring
27 158 (9.70%) TIBCO
28 155 (9.52%) JavaScript

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 47 (2.89%) TIBCO EMS
2 27 (1.66%) Node.js
3 25 (1.53%) Tomcat
4 23 (1.41%) Apache
5 17 (1.04%) JBoss
6 16 (0.98%) MQSeries
7 13 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
8 10 (0.61%) Apache Spark
9 9 (0.55%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.55%) Apache Solr
10 8 (0.49%) IIS
11 6 (0.37%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.37%) Confluence
12 5 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.31%) MTS
13 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.18%) Drupal
13 3 (0.18%) CMS
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (0.98%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.55%) MS Visio
2 9 (0.55%) MS Office
3 3 (0.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.061%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 29 (1.78%) RMDS
2 9 (0.55%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 7 (0.43%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.25%) IaaS
2 3 (0.18%) SaaS
3 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.061%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (4.48%) BGP
2 72 (4.42%) Firewall
3 54 (3.31%) Multicast
4 52 (3.19%) EIGRP
5 49 (3.01%) TCP/IP
6 40 (2.46%) WAN
6 40 (2.46%) OSPF
7 39 (2.39%) MPLS
8 36 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 35 (2.15%) LAN
10 31 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (1.47%) Network Security
12 23 (1.41%) SAN
13 21 (1.29%) VPN
14 19 (1.17%) DNS
15 13 (0.80%) Internet
16 11 (0.68%) VPLS
17 10 (0.61%) Wireless
18 9 (0.55%) VoIP
18 9 (0.55%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 79 (4.85%) Big Data
3 64 (3.93%) KDB
4 61 (3.74%) Relational Database
5 59 (3.62%) MySQL
6 56 (3.44%) NoSQL
7 45 (2.76%) Hadoop
8 31 (1.90%) MongoDB
9 28 (1.72%) RDBMS
10 20 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (0.61%) Apache Hive
11 10 (0.61%) QlikView
11 10 (0.61%) Impala
12 8 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (0.43%) HBase
13 7 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 86 (5.28%) Subversion
2 76 (4.67%) Git (software)
3 75 (4.60%) Jenkins
4 68 (4.17%) JIRA
5 61 (3.74%) Maven
6 30 (1.84%) Jasmine
7 29 (1.78%) FlexUnit
7 29 (1.78%) Mockito
8 26 (1.60%) Hudson
9 25 (1.53%) GCC
10 23 (1.41%) Visual Studio
11 20 (1.23%) Ant
12 18 (1.10%) JUnit
13 16 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (0.92%) NUnit
15 13 (0.80%) Grunt
16 11 (0.68%) Mercurial
17 10 (0.61%) Apache Ivy
17 10 (0.61%) Bower
18 9 (0.55%) Cucumber
General
1 793 (48.68%) Finance
2 498 (30.57%) Front Office
3 430 (26.40%) Banking
4 255 (15.65%) Investment Banking
5 79 (4.85%) Games
6 58 (3.56%) Financial Institution
7 47 (2.89%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.72%) Advertising
9 25 (1.53%) Back Office
10 20 (1.23%) Retail
10 20 (1.23%) Marketing
11 13 (0.80%) International Banking
12 12 (0.74%) Legal
13 5 (0.31%) Law
14 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.18%) Publishing
16 1 (0.061%) Interactive Media
16 1 (0.061%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.061%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1119 (68.69%) Developer
2 550 (33.76%) Java Developer
3 286 (17.56%) C++ Developer
4 166 (10.19%) Senior Developer
5 117 (7.18%) Senior Java Developer
6 97 (5.95%) C# Developer
7 88 (5.40%) Network Engineer
8 63 (3.87%) Software Developer
9 57 (3.50%) Analyst
10 53 (3.25%) Software Engineer
11 52 (3.19%) Team Leader
12 42 (2.58%) Architect
13 41 (2.52%) Programmer
14 40 (2.46%) Support Analyst
14 40 (2.46%) C# .NET Developer
15 34 (2.09%) Applications Support
16 33 (2.03%) Front Office Developer
16 33 (2.03%) JavaScript Developer
17 31 (1.90%) Technical Leader
18 30 (1.84%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (13.57%) FIX Protocol
2 210 (12.89%) STL
3 159 (9.76%) Spring
4 153 (9.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 120 (7.37%) JMS
6 108 (6.63%) HTML
7 102 (6.26%) J2SE
8 99 (6.08%) .NET
9 97 (5.95%) Middleware
10 89 (5.46%) Rendezvous
11 74 (4.54%) HTML5
12 72 (4.42%) CSS
13 59 (3.62%) XML
14 52 (3.19%) WPF
15 50 (3.07%) Web Services
16 49 (3.01%) jQuery
17 41 (2.52%) CSS3
18 39 (2.39%) Hibernate
18 39 (2.39%) SOAP
19 36 (2.21%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 486 (29.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 266 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 231 (14.18%) Algorithms
4 213 (13.08%) Equities
5 165 (10.13%) Fixed Income
6 163 (10.01%) Hedge funds
7 146 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
8 135 (8.29%) Data Structures
9 125 (7.67%) Derivative
10 86 (5.28%) Mathematics
11 68 (4.17%) Open Source
12 34 (2.09%) Visualisation
13 27 (1.66%) Spread Betting
14 24 (1.47%) User Experience
15 21 (1.29%) Physics
16 20 (1.23%) Client/Server
17 17 (1.04%) Grid Computing
18 16 (0.98%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 16 (0.98%) Statistics
18 16 (0.98%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 514 (31.55%) Linux
2 479 (29.40%) UNIX
3 134 (8.23%) Windows
4 62 (3.81%) Solaris
5 43 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (0.98%) NetWare
7 11 (0.68%) CentOS
8 7 (0.43%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.31%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.31%) Android
10 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.18%) SUSE
10 3 (0.18%) VMS
11 2 (0.12%) Debian
11 2 (0.12%) Fedora
11 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 840 (51.57%) Multithreading
2 465 (28.55%) Agile Software Development
3 325 (19.95%) OO
4 229 (14.06%) Software Engineering
5 221 (13.57%) TDD
6 194 (11.91%) Electronic Trading
7 190 (11.66%) Algorithmic Trading
8 112 (6.88%) Scrum
9 100 (6.14%) OOD
10 98 (6.02%) E-Commerce
11 97 (5.95%) Analytics
12 84 (5.16%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 81 (4.97%) Risk Management
14 79 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
15 72 (4.42%) OOP
16 71 (4.36%) Unit Testing
17 67 (4.11%) Mentoring
18 65 (3.99%) MVC
19 57 (3.50%) Market Making
20 55 (3.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 824 (50.58%) Java
2 479 (29.40%) C++
3 303 (18.60%) SQL
4 230 (14.12%) Python
5 205 (12.58%) C#
6 155 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 134 (8.23%) C
8 129 (7.92%) Perl
9 66 (4.05%) Bash Shell
10 50 (3.07%) Scala
11 37 (2.27%) Shell Script
12 28 (1.72%) PHP
13 22 (1.35%) Ruby
13 22 (1.35%) R
14 12 (0.74%) Lua
14 12 (0.74%) F#
15 11 (0.68%) XAML
15 11 (0.68%) VC++
15 11 (0.68%) Golang
16 10 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 319 (19.58%) Degree
2 88 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
3 70 (4.30%) CCNP
4 66 (4.05%) CCIE
5 24 (1.47%) PhD
6 8 (0.49%) CCNA
7 5 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.25%) CCDP
8 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.12%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.12%) CCIP
9 2 (0.12%) PMP
9 2 (0.12%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.12%) JNCIE
9 2 (0.12%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.061%) CCSA
10 1 (0.061%) CCSE
10 1 (0.061%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.061%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.44%) QA
2 3 (0.18%) SLA
3 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.061%) EMIR
3 1 (0.061%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.061%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (0.68%) HDFS
2 8 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.25%) NFS
5 2 (0.12%) Docker
5 2 (0.12%) Squid
6 1 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.061%) vSphere
6 1 (0.061%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.061%) Samba
6 1 (0.061%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.061%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 39 (2.39%) Puppet
2 29 (1.78%) ZABBIX
3 28 (1.72%) Nagios
4 23 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (0.25%) OSSEC
6 4 (0.25%) CFEngine
7 3 (0.18%) YUM
8 2 (0.12%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.061%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.061%) StatsD
9 1 (0.061%) logstash
9 1 (0.061%) Kibana
9 1 (0.061%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.061%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.061%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.061%) OpenView
Vendors
1 158 (9.70%) TIBCO
2 125 (7.67%) 29West
3 102 (6.26%) Cisco
4 99 (6.08%) Oracle
5 87 (5.34%) Sybase
6 66 (4.05%) Juniper
7 60 (3.68%) Microsoft
8 52 (3.19%) Informatica
9 46 (2.82%) F5
10 41 (2.52%) Adobe
11 38 (2.33%) Red Hat
12 36 (2.21%) CheckPoint
13 28 (1.72%) Google
14 26 (1.60%) Reuters
15 25 (1.53%) Bloomberg
16 16 (0.98%) Fortinet
16 16 (0.98%) Blue Coat
17 15 (0.92%) Tradeweb
18 13 (0.80%) VMware
19 12 (0.74%) Ab Initio
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + lucrative bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 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: 2 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £100,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £99000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago