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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 193 175 128
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -47
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 691 798 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.55% 1.72% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.03% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 620 720 719
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.77%
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
38260 39298 37076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.72% 84.59% 84.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32305 32398 30722
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -34 184 £75,000 +7.14% 32
Docklands, London +5 11 £90,000 +12.50%
Canary Wharf -5 2 £30,000 -60.00%
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 672 (53.25%) Java
2 645 (51.11%) Finance
3 602 (47.70%) Multithreading
4 476 (37.72%) Linux
5 402 (31.85%) Agile Software Development
6 369 (29.24%) Front Office
7 365 (28.92%) UNIX
8 357 (28.29%) C++
9 292 (23.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 273 (21.63%) Banking
11 245 (19.41%) TDD
12 243 (19.26%) Python
13 234 (18.54%) SQL
14 224 (17.75%) OO
15 221 (17.51%) Degree
16 217 (17.19%) Spring
17 211 (16.72%) Software Engineering
18 191 (15.13%) C#
19 177 (14.03%) Equities
20 166 (13.15%) Computer Science
21 154 (12.20%) FIX Protocol
22 151 (11.97%) Fixed Income
23 149 (11.81%) Investment Banking
24 139 (11.01%) Algorithms
25 138 (10.94%) Algorithmic Trading
26 136 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
27 130 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
28 124 (9.83%) Hedge funds
29 121 (9.59%) WPF
30 119 (9.43%) Derivative

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 38 (3.01%) Tomcat
2 34 (2.69%) Oracle Coherence
3 32 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (1.11%) MQSeries
5 13 (1.03%) Apache Spark
5 13 (1.03%) JBoss
6 12 (0.95%) Apache
7 7 (0.55%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.48%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.40%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.32%) MTS
10 4 (0.32%) Lightstreamer
10 4 (0.32%) GemFire
11 3 (0.24%) Node.js
11 3 (0.24%) Confluence
11 3 (0.24%) CMS
11 3 (0.24%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.24%) Jetty
12 2 (0.16%) nginx
13 1 (0.079%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 44 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.54%) MS Office
3 6 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (1.19%) MetaTrader
2 10 (0.79%) RMDS
3 7 (0.55%) Eikon
4 4 (0.32%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.079%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.63%) SaaS
3 4 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.16%) GitHub
4 2 (0.16%) IaaS
4 2 (0.16%) PaaS
5 1 (0.079%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.079%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.079%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 77 (6.10%) Multicast
2 36 (2.85%) Firewall
3 30 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 30 (2.38%) BGP
4 22 (1.74%) Internet
5 21 (1.66%) WAN
6 16 (1.27%) LAN
7 15 (1.19%) OSPF
8 14 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (0.95%) VPN
10 11 (0.87%) AMQP
10 11 (0.87%) EIGRP
10 11 (0.87%) SNMP
10 11 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (0.71%) NX-OS
12 9 (0.71%) MPLS
13 7 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 6 (0.48%) IGMP
14 6 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 72 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 69 (5.47%) Big Data
4 65 (5.15%) Hadoop
5 49 (3.88%) Relational Database
6 31 (2.46%) RDBMS
6 31 (2.46%) KDB
7 29 (2.30%) MongoDB
8 27 (2.14%) MySQL
9 24 (1.90%) Oracle Database
10 20 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (1.11%) Aerospike
13 13 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (1.03%) OLAP
14 12 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (0.87%) HBase
15 11 (0.87%) Redis
16 9 (0.71%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 50 (3.96%) Maven
2 40 (3.17%) JUnit
3 32 (2.54%) Jenkins
4 30 (2.38%) Subversion
5 24 (1.90%) JIRA
6 22 (1.74%) NUnit
7 20 (1.58%) Moq
8 18 (1.43%) Ant
8 18 (1.43%) Git (software)
9 13 (1.03%) TeamCity
10 12 (0.95%) Visual Studio
10 12 (0.95%) Gradle
10 12 (0.95%) Hudson
11 11 (0.87%) JBehave
11 11 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
12 9 (0.71%) GCC
12 9 (0.71%) MSTest
13 8 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.48%) SonarQube
14 6 (0.48%) GDB
General
1 645 (51.11%) Finance
2 369 (29.24%) Front Office
3 273 (21.63%) Banking
4 149 (11.81%) Investment Banking
5 65 (5.15%) Financial Institution
6 41 (3.25%) Back Office
6 41 (3.25%) Retail
7 31 (2.46%) Telecoms
8 26 (2.06%) Games
9 19 (1.51%) Legal
10 15 (1.19%) Advertising
11 9 (0.71%) Law
11 9 (0.71%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.16%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.079%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 864 (68.46%) Developer
2 465 (36.85%) Java Developer
3 215 (17.04%) C++ Developer
4 167 (13.23%) Senior Developer
5 124 (9.83%) C# Developer
6 89 (7.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 50 (3.96%) Network Engineer
8 48 (3.80%) Senior C++ Developer
9 45 (3.57%) Software Engineer
10 37 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (2.93%) Core Java Developer
10 37 (2.93%) Junior
11 36 (2.85%) Technical Leader
12 34 (2.69%) Software Developer
13 31 (2.46%) .NET Developer
13 31 (2.46%) Junior Developer
14 25 (1.98%) Analyst
15 24 (1.90%) Linux Engineer
15 24 (1.90%) Senior C# Developer
16 23 (1.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (17.19%) Spring
2 154 (12.20%) FIX Protocol
3 121 (9.59%) WPF
4 113 (8.95%) .NET
5 107 (8.48%) STL
6 83 (6.58%) WCF
7 81 (6.42%) XML
8 78 (6.18%) JMS
8 78 (6.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 66 (5.23%) Hibernate
10 61 (4.83%) REST
11 54 (4.28%) Web Services
12 49 (3.88%) Ultra Messaging
13 48 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
13 48 (3.80%) J2SE
14 43 (3.41%) Rendezvous
15 41 (3.25%) HTML
15 41 (3.25%) ActiveMQ
15 41 (3.25%) Kafka
16 40 (3.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 292 (23.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 177 (14.03%) Equities
3 166 (13.15%) Computer Science
4 151 (11.97%) Fixed Income
5 139 (11.01%) Algorithms
6 136 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
7 124 (9.83%) Hedge funds
8 119 (9.43%) Derivative
9 86 (6.81%) Mathematics
10 78 (6.18%) Data Structures
11 61 (4.83%) Equity Derivative
12 35 (2.77%) Credit Risk
12 35 (2.77%) Client/Server
13 34 (2.69%) Grid Computing
14 29 (2.30%) Credit Derivative
15 27 (2.14%) Blog
16 25 (1.98%) Spread Betting
17 23 (1.82%) User Experience
17 23 (1.82%) Data Centre
18 21 (1.66%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 476 (37.72%) Linux
2 365 (28.92%) UNIX
3 95 (7.53%) Windows
4 27 (2.14%) Solaris
5 18 (1.43%) Android
6 16 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.03%) CentOS
8 3 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.16%) SUSE
9 2 (0.16%) Debian
9 2 (0.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 602 (47.70%) Multithreading
2 402 (31.85%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (19.41%) TDD
4 224 (17.75%) OO
5 211 (16.72%) Software Engineering
6 138 (10.94%) Algorithmic Trading
7 130 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
8 107 (8.48%) Electronic Trading
9 100 (7.92%) OOD
9 100 (7.92%) SDLC
10 92 (7.29%) E-Commerce
11 78 (6.18%) Concurrent Programming
12 65 (5.15%) BDD
13 59 (4.68%) Unit Testing
14 58 (4.60%) Scrum
15 57 (4.52%) OOP
16 55 (4.36%) Mentoring
17 54 (4.28%) Market Making
18 51 (4.04%) Analytics
19 41 (3.25%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 672 (53.25%) Java
2 357 (28.29%) C++
3 243 (19.26%) Python
4 234 (18.54%) SQL
5 191 (15.13%) C#
6 96 (7.61%) Perl
7 83 (6.58%) JavaScript
8 57 (4.52%) Bash Shell
9 50 (3.96%) Scala
9 50 (3.96%) C
10 35 (2.77%) PL/SQL
11 25 (1.98%) Shell Script
12 16 (1.27%) Ruby
13 15 (1.19%) Korn
13 15 (1.19%) Haskell
14 14 (1.11%) Groovy
15 11 (0.87%) Clojure
16 9 (0.71%) PHP
17 7 (0.55%) PowerShell
18 6 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 221 (17.51%) Degree
2 40 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (2.06%) CCNP
4 13 (1.03%) CCNA
5 12 (0.95%) CCIE
5 12 (0.95%) PhD
6 8 (0.63%) JNCIP
6 8 (0.63%) CCSP
7 4 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.24%) CISSP
8 3 (0.24%) ISEB
8 3 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.16%) CHFI
9 2 (0.16%) MCSE
9 2 (0.16%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.16%) GIAC
10 1 (0.079%) CISM
10 1 (0.079%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.88%) QA
2 24 (1.90%) EMIR
2 24 (1.90%) Dodd-Frank
3 11 (0.87%) SLA
4 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (0.95%) Docker
2 8 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.16%) Firmware
5 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
5 2 (0.16%) vCloud
6 1 (0.079%) LXC
6 1 (0.079%) Samba
6 1 (0.079%) NFS
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 37 (2.93%) Puppet
2 24 (1.90%) ITRS Geneos
3 19 (1.51%) Nagios
4 14 (1.11%) Ansible
5 12 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.63%) ZABBIX
7 6 (0.48%) Graphite
8 5 (0.40%) WSUS
9 4 (0.32%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.16%) Netcool
10 2 (0.16%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.079%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.079%) Cacti
11 1 (0.079%) Munin
11 1 (0.079%) Mesos
11 1 (0.079%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.079%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.079%) OpenView
Vendors
1 115 (9.11%) Oracle
2 101 (8.00%) TIBCO
3 50 (3.96%) Cisco
4 35 (2.77%) Microsoft
5 28 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 28 (2.22%) Juniper
6 23 (1.82%) Reuters
7 17 (1.35%) Sybase
8 16 (1.27%) F5
9 14 (1.11%) VMware
9 14 (1.11%) Bloomberg
10 12 (0.95%) Splunk
11 11 (0.87%) ServiceNow
12 10 (0.79%) DataSynapse
12 10 (0.79%) HP
13 9 (0.71%) StreamBase
14 8 (0.63%) CA
15 7 (0.55%) IBM
15 7 (0.55%) Fortinet
16 6 (0.48%) Atlassian
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £140000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £130000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: 3 days ago