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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 177 175 111
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -64
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 860 744 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.73% 1.64% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.01% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 732 577 1159
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £92,500
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
40605 37072 44333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 81.82% 81.57% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 33285 30911 38113
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -22 212 £75,000 - 57
Canary Wharf -2 9 £80,000 -
Docklands, London -3 1 £135,000 +100.00%
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1036 (57.05%) Finance
2 816 (44.93%) Java
3 810 (44.60%) Multithreading
4 809 (44.55%) Linux
5 728 (40.09%) C++
6 687 (37.83%) UNIX
7 457 (25.17%) Degree
8 439 (24.17%) Front Office
9 416 (22.91%) Banking
10 393 (21.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 384 (21.15%) Python
12 354 (19.49%) STL
13 340 (18.72%) SQL
14 332 (18.28%) Computer Science
15 315 (17.35%) Equities
16 298 (16.41%) Algorithmic Trading
17 294 (16.19%) Windows
18 293 (16.13%) Software Engineering
19 291 (16.02%) OO
20 270 (14.87%) C#
21 269 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 257 (14.15%) Electronic Trading
23 251 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
24 221 (12.17%) Derivative
25 220 (12.11%) TDD
26 215 (11.84%) Fixed Income
27 210 (11.56%) Hedge funds
28 186 (10.24%) Spring
29 185 (10.19%) Investment Banking
30 177 (9.75%) Perl

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 52 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 40 (2.20%) Apache
3 21 (1.16%) WebSphere
3 21 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
3 21 (1.16%) IIS
4 16 (0.88%) WebLogic
5 15 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
6 12 (0.66%) nginx
7 8 (0.44%) Apache Solr
8 7 (0.39%) GlassFish
9 6 (0.33%) Confluence
10 5 (0.28%) MQSeries
10 5 (0.28%) GemFire
10 5 (0.28%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.22%) Node.js
11 4 (0.22%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.11%) Mule
12 2 (0.11%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (1.21%) RMDS
2 17 (0.94%) Summit
3 11 (0.61%) ION MarketView
4 6 (0.33%) 3000 Xtra
5 2 (0.11%) Endur
6 1 (0.055%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.055%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.055%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.055%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.33%) SaaS
3 5 (0.28%) PaaS
4 3 (0.17%) GitHub
5 1 (0.055%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 76 (4.19%) TCP/IP
2 69 (3.80%) Multicast
3 41 (2.26%) BGP
4 40 (2.20%) WAN
5 34 (1.87%) Firewall
6 29 (1.60%) SAN
6 29 (1.60%) MPLS
7 28 (1.54%) LAN
8 23 (1.27%) VoIP
8 23 (1.27%) EIGRP
9 22 (1.21%) Internet
10 21 (1.16%) HTTP
10 21 (1.16%) OSPF
10 21 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (0.72%) VPN
12 12 (0.66%) VRRP
13 11 (0.61%) Ethernet
14 10 (0.55%) Wireshark
15 9 (0.50%) NAS
16 8 (0.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (6.06%) KDB
2 103 (5.67%) SQL Server
3 76 (4.19%) Big Data
4 73 (4.02%) Relational Database
5 63 (3.47%) RDBMS
6 60 (3.30%) MySQL
7 58 (3.19%) Hadoop
8 51 (2.81%) DB2
9 32 (1.76%) MongoDB
10 27 (1.49%) NoSQL
11 19 (1.05%) Redis
12 16 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (0.61%) Oracle Database
15 10 (0.55%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (0.39%) Apache Hive
18 5 (0.28%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 78 (4.30%) JUnit
2 77 (4.24%) Maven
3 40 (2.20%) JIRA
4 30 (1.65%) Jenkins
5 27 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 27 (1.49%) NUnit
5 27 (1.49%) Subversion
5 27 (1.49%) Ant
6 22 (1.21%) Hudson
7 18 (0.99%) Selenium
8 16 (0.88%) Mockito
9 12 (0.66%) Eclipse
10 10 (0.55%) GCC
11 7 (0.39%) GDB
12 6 (0.33%) TestNG
13 4 (0.22%) Toad
13 4 (0.22%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.17%) FitNesse
14 3 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.17%) EasyMock
General
1 1036 (57.05%) Finance
2 439 (24.17%) Front Office
3 416 (22.91%) Banking
4 185 (10.19%) Investment Banking
5 61 (3.36%) Games
6 57 (3.14%) Retail
7 53 (2.92%) Telecoms
8 48 (2.64%) Financial Institution
9 40 (2.20%) Retail Banking
9 40 (2.20%) Corporate Banking
10 37 (2.04%) Marketing
11 33 (1.82%) Back Office
12 16 (0.88%) Law
13 10 (0.55%) Advertising
14 9 (0.50%) Legal
15 8 (0.44%) Online Betting
16 7 (0.39%) Electronics
17 3 (0.17%) Publishing
18 2 (0.11%) Multimedia
19 1 (0.055%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1242 (68.39%) Developer
2 526 (28.96%) Java Developer
3 453 (24.94%) C++ Developer
4 190 (10.46%) Senior Developer
5 141 (7.76%) Software Developer
6 126 (6.94%) C# Developer
7 106 (5.84%) Programmer
8 100 (5.51%) Software Engineer
9 84 (4.63%) Senior Java Developer
10 83 (4.57%) C++ Software Developer
11 65 (3.58%) Applications Support
12 58 (3.19%) Analyst
13 52 (2.86%) Network Engineer
14 51 (2.81%) Java Programmer
15 45 (2.48%) Support Analyst
16 42 (2.31%) Senior C++ Developer
17 41 (2.26%) Technical Leader
18 40 (2.20%) Applications Support Analyst
18 40 (2.20%) C++ Software Engineer
19 38 (2.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (19.49%) STL
2 269 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 186 (10.24%) Spring
4 158 (8.70%) .NET
5 116 (6.39%) Middleware
6 106 (5.84%) JMS
7 100 (5.51%) J2SE
8 89 (4.90%) HTML
9 87 (4.79%) WPF
10 71 (3.91%) J2EE
11 66 (3.63%) Web Services
12 65 (3.58%) FIX Protocol
13 63 (3.47%) Hibernate
14 56 (3.08%) HTML5
15 46 (2.53%) jQuery
16 45 (2.48%) Rendezvous
17 42 (2.31%) SOAP
17 42 (2.31%) ASP.NET
18 35 (1.93%) CSS
19 33 (1.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 393 (21.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 332 (18.28%) Computer Science
3 315 (17.35%) Equities
4 221 (12.17%) Derivative
5 215 (11.84%) Fixed Income
6 210 (11.56%) Hedge funds
7 156 (8.59%) Mathematics
8 93 (5.12%) Open Source
9 61 (3.36%) Equity Derivative
10 50 (2.75%) Grid Computing
11 39 (2.15%) Spread Betting
11 39 (2.15%) Management Information System
12 38 (2.09%) Physics
13 27 (1.49%) Client/Server
14 24 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (1.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 21 (1.16%) Statistics
17 18 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
18 13 (0.72%) Reference Data
19 10 (0.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 809 (44.55%) Linux
2 687 (37.83%) UNIX
3 294 (16.19%) Windows
4 98 (5.40%) Solaris
5 94 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (2.70%) SUSE
7 27 (1.49%) CentOS
8 21 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 15 (0.83%) Debian
10 8 (0.44%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.39%) FreeBSD
11 7 (0.39%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.33%) Android
12 6 (0.33%) AIX
13 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.22%) NetWare
15 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.11%) Fedora
16 1 (0.055%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.055%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 810 (44.60%) Multithreading
2 298 (16.41%) Algorithmic Trading
3 293 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 291 (16.02%) OO
5 257 (14.15%) Electronic Trading
6 251 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
7 220 (12.11%) TDD
8 152 (8.37%) Scrum
9 139 (7.65%) Analytics
10 122 (6.72%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 115 (6.33%) Risk Management
12 110 (6.06%) OOD
13 90 (4.96%) E-Commerce
14 71 (3.91%) Investment Management
15 65 (3.58%) SOA
16 63 (3.47%) Performance Tuning
17 60 (3.30%) OOP
18 57 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
19 55 (3.03%) BDD
20 42 (2.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 816 (44.93%) Java
2 728 (40.09%) C++
3 384 (21.15%) Python
4 340 (18.72%) SQL
5 270 (14.87%) C#
6 177 (9.75%) Perl
7 138 (7.60%) C
8 133 (7.32%) Bash Shell
9 84 (4.63%) JavaScript
10 57 (3.14%) Shell Script
11 40 (2.20%) Ruby
12 34 (1.87%) PHP
12 34 (1.87%) R
13 28 (1.54%) Korn
14 27 (1.49%) F#
15 23 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 22 (1.21%) PowerShell
17 20 (1.10%) Scala
17 20 (1.10%) MATLAB
18 13 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 457 (25.17%) Degree
2 59 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (2.81%) CCNP
4 25 (1.38%) PhD
5 16 (0.88%) CCIE
6 14 (0.77%) CCNA
7 8 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 5 (0.28%) CCIP
9 4 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.055%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.055%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.055%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.055%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.74%) QA
2 1 (0.055%) SLA
2 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.72%) KVM
3 12 (0.66%) Xen
4 7 (0.39%) NFS
5 5 (0.28%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.11%) vSphere
6 2 (0.11%) vCloud
6 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.055%) Samba
7 1 (0.055%) XenApp
7 1 (0.055%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.055%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.055%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 55 (3.03%) Puppet
2 39 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (1.71%) Nagios
4 28 (1.54%) ZABBIX
5 12 (0.66%) HAProxy
6 11 (0.61%) CFEngine
7 5 (0.28%) SCOM
8 3 (0.17%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (0.17%) YUM
9 2 (0.11%) Oozie
9 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.11%) OpenView
9 2 (0.11%) Netcool
9 2 (0.11%) MOM
10 1 (0.055%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.055%) Cacti
10 1 (0.055%) Munin
10 1 (0.055%) collectd
10 1 (0.055%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 134 (7.38%) Sybase
2 131 (7.21%) TIBCO
3 130 (7.16%) Oracle
4 122 (6.72%) Red Hat
5 61 (3.36%) Cisco
5 61 (3.36%) Microsoft
6 41 (2.26%) 29West
7 40 (2.20%) VMware
8 37 (2.04%) ION Trading
9 34 (1.87%) Reuters
10 33 (1.82%) Juniper
10 33 (1.82%) JBoss
11 23 (1.27%) Perforce
12 18 (0.99%) Facebook
13 16 (0.88%) Bloomberg
14 11 (0.61%) SolarWinds
14 11 (0.61%) Altera
15 10 (0.55%) F5
15 10 (0.55%) NYFIX
15 10 (0.55%) CheckPoint
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + shares
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Training Budget
Posted: 4 days ago