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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 218 133 163
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +30
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 588 940 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.44% 2.19% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 2.61% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 544 777 675
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -
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
33967 35992 37340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.26% 83.87% 82.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28576 29096 31691
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -22 185 £75,000 - 48
Chessington - 3 £32,500 -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 697 (53.45%) Finance
2 670 (51.38%) Multithreading
3 610 (46.78%) Java
4 433 (33.21%) Linux
5 426 (32.67%) C++
6 388 (29.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 364 (27.91%) UNIX
8 357 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
9 354 (27.15%) Front Office
10 298 (22.85%) Banking
11 287 (22.01%) OO
12 224 (17.18%) Degree
13 192 (14.72%) TDD
14 191 (14.65%) STL
15 186 (14.26%) C#
16 183 (14.03%) Computer Science
17 180 (13.80%) SQL
18 175 (13.42%) FIX Protocol
18 175 (13.42%) Investment Banking
19 169 (12.96%) Software Engineering
19 169 (12.96%) JavaScript
20 163 (12.50%) Fixed Income
21 160 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
22 152 (11.66%) Hedge funds
22 152 (11.66%) Python
23 145 (11.12%) Equities
24 141 (10.81%) Algorithmic Trading
25 138 (10.58%) Windows
26 130 (9.97%) Algorithms
27 127 (9.74%) HTML

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 51 (3.91%) TIBCO EMS
2 19 (1.46%) MQSeries
3 18 (1.38%) Node.js
4 14 (1.07%) Apache
5 13 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 9 (0.69%) Apache Solr
6 9 (0.69%) MTS
7 7 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.46%) IIS
9 5 (0.38%) CMS
9 5 (0.38%) Drupal
10 3 (0.23%) Confluence
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.23%) GemFire
11 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.15%) JBoss
12 1 (0.077%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.077%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.077%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 22 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 22 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 20 (1.53%) MS Office
3 5 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (1.53%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 12 (0.92%) RMDS
3 11 (0.84%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.077%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.46%) IaaS
2 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.15%) SaaS
3 2 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (5.67%) Firewall
2 72 (5.52%) Multicast
3 50 (3.83%) BGP
4 47 (3.60%) TCP/IP
5 43 (3.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 39 (2.99%) MPLS
7 36 (2.76%) EIGRP
8 35 (2.68%) OSPF
9 32 (2.45%) WAN
10 31 (2.38%) Network Security
11 30 (2.30%) VPN
12 25 (1.92%) LAN
13 24 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (1.61%) SAN
15 20 (1.53%) DNS
16 17 (1.30%) Wireshark
17 16 (1.23%) Internet
18 15 (1.15%) DHCP
19 10 (0.77%) VoIP
19 10 (0.77%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 87 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 76 (5.83%) MySQL
4 56 (4.29%) Big Data
5 39 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 35 (2.68%) KDB
7 27 (2.07%) NoSQL
8 26 (1.99%) RDBMS
9 10 (0.77%) Apache Hive
9 10 (0.77%) MongoDB
10 7 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.46%) OLAP
11 6 (0.46%) HBase
12 5 (0.38%) Redis
12 5 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 59 (4.52%) JIRA
2 58 (4.45%) Subversion
3 52 (3.99%) Visual Studio
3 52 (3.99%) GCC
4 45 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 40 (3.07%) Jenkins
6 30 (2.30%) GoogleTest
7 29 (2.22%) Jasmine
7 29 (2.22%) Maven
8 25 (1.92%) FlexUnit
8 25 (1.92%) Mockito
9 23 (1.76%) NUnit
10 20 (1.53%) FitNesse
10 20 (1.53%) CppUnit
10 20 (1.53%) Cucumber
10 20 (1.53%) SpecFlow
11 10 (0.77%) Grunt
12 9 (0.69%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.61%) Karma Test Runner
14 6 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 697 (53.45%) Finance
2 354 (27.15%) Front Office
3 298 (22.85%) Banking
4 175 (13.42%) Investment Banking
5 76 (5.83%) Financial Institution
6 45 (3.45%) Games
7 28 (2.15%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.38%) Advertising
9 13 (1.00%) Marketing
10 10 (0.77%) Back Office
11 7 (0.54%) Retail
12 5 (0.38%) Law
12 5 (0.38%) Legal
13 4 (0.31%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.15%) International Banking
14 2 (0.15%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.077%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 890 (68.25%) Developer
2 389 (29.83%) Java Developer
3 273 (20.94%) C++ Developer
4 86 (6.60%) C# Developer
5 78 (5.98%) Senior Developer
6 74 (5.67%) Network Engineer
7 51 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
8 43 (3.30%) Analyst
9 38 (2.91%) Software Developer
10 34 (2.61%) Software Engineer
11 31 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
12 30 (2.30%) Team Leader
13 29 (2.22%) Architect
14 28 (2.15%) .NET Developer
15 26 (1.99%) Programmer
15 26 (1.99%) Flex Developer
15 26 (1.99%) C# .NET Developer
16 23 (1.76%) Quantitative Developer
16 23 (1.76%) Java Team Leader
17 20 (1.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (14.65%) STL
2 175 (13.42%) FIX Protocol
3 127 (9.74%) HTML
4 126 (9.66%) Spring
5 122 (9.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 102 (7.82%) .NET
7 96 (7.36%) HTML5
8 79 (6.06%) Rendezvous
9 74 (5.67%) JMS
10 57 (4.37%) XML
11 56 (4.29%) CSS
12 53 (4.06%) Middleware
13 50 (3.83%) MFC
13 50 (3.83%) WPF
14 44 (3.37%) J2SE
15 43 (3.30%) jQuery
16 35 (2.68%) WCF
16 35 (2.68%) Web Services
17 34 (2.61%) Hibernate
18 31 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 388 (29.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 183 (14.03%) Computer Science
3 163 (12.50%) Fixed Income
4 160 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
5 152 (11.66%) Hedge funds
6 145 (11.12%) Equities
7 130 (9.97%) Algorithms
8 95 (7.29%) Derivative
9 80 (6.13%) Data Structures
10 54 (4.14%) Mathematics
11 36 (2.76%) Open Source
12 29 (2.22%) Client/Server
13 25 (1.92%) Grid Computing
13 25 (1.92%) Spread Betting
14 24 (1.84%) N-Tier
15 22 (1.69%) User Experience
16 20 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
17 18 (1.38%) Equity Derivative
18 17 (1.30%) Statistics
19 15 (1.15%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 433 (33.21%) Linux
2 364 (27.91%) UNIX
3 138 (10.58%) Windows
4 57 (4.37%) Solaris
5 38 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (0.84%) CentOS
7 9 (0.69%) SUSE
7 9 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.61%) Android
9 7 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.46%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.46%) Debian
10 6 (0.46%) Fedora
10 6 (0.46%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.31%) NetWare
12 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.23%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.077%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 670 (51.38%) Multithreading
2 357 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
3 287 (22.01%) OO
4 192 (14.72%) TDD
5 169 (12.96%) Software Engineering
6 141 (10.81%) Algorithmic Trading
7 124 (9.51%) Electronic Trading
8 103 (7.90%) OOD
9 94 (7.21%) Scrum
10 89 (6.83%) Analytics
11 82 (6.29%) Ultra-Low Latency
12 79 (6.06%) E-Commerce
13 60 (4.60%) Pair Programming
14 55 (4.22%) Risk Management
15 53 (4.06%) BDD
16 52 (3.99%) Kanban
17 48 (3.68%) OOP
17 48 (3.68%) Market Making
18 46 (3.53%) Unit Testing
19 42 (3.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 610 (46.78%) Java
2 426 (32.67%) C++
3 186 (14.26%) C#
4 180 (13.80%) SQL
5 169 (12.96%) JavaScript
6 152 (11.66%) Python
7 106 (8.13%) C
8 81 (6.21%) Perl
9 64 (4.91%) Bash Shell
10 32 (2.45%) Scala
11 29 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.38%) PHP
13 13 (1.00%) Korn
14 10 (0.77%) Lua
14 10 (0.77%) Ruby
15 9 (0.69%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.69%) Clojure
15 9 (0.69%) R
16 8 (0.61%) Golang
16 8 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 224 (17.18%) Degree
2 87 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (3.76%) CCNP
4 48 (3.68%) CCIE
5 24 (1.84%) CCNA
6 15 (1.15%) PhD
7 7 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.31%) JNCIE
10 2 (0.15%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.077%) CCDP
11 1 (0.077%) CCSE
11 1 (0.077%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.077%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.29%) QA
2 13 (1.00%) SLA
3 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (0.84%) NFS
2 10 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.15%) Docker
4 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.077%) XenApp
5 1 (0.077%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.077%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.077%) vSphere
5 1 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.077%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.077%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.077%) Squid
Systems Management
1 36 (2.76%) Puppet
2 24 (1.84%) Nagios
3 20 (1.53%) ZABBIX
4 10 (0.77%) yum
5 9 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
6 8 (0.61%) CFEngine
7 6 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.31%) Graphite
9 3 (0.23%) SCCM
10 2 (0.15%) OSSEC
10 2 (0.15%) OpenView
10 2 (0.15%) MOM
10 2 (0.15%) Control-M
10 2 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.15%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.15%) Ansible
10 2 (0.15%) Mesos
11 1 (0.077%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 122 (9.36%) TIBCO
2 102 (7.82%) Cisco
3 101 (7.75%) 29West
4 88 (6.75%) Microsoft
5 58 (4.45%) Juniper
6 55 (4.22%) Oracle
7 45 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 42 (3.22%) Informatica
9 36 (2.76%) Sybase
10 35 (2.68%) Adobe
11 32 (2.45%) Red Hat
12 31 (2.38%) F5
13 21 (1.61%) Bloomberg
14 19 (1.46%) VMware
15 17 (1.30%) Reuters
16 16 (1.23%) Fortinet
16 16 (1.23%) SolarWinds
17 15 (1.15%) ION Trading
17 15 (1.15%) Blue Coat
18 14 (1.07%) StreamBase
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Sports Trading Network
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum £80,000 to £110,000 basic, plus gen
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: COMPETITIVE + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago