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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 225 157 166
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +9
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 579 958 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.33% 1.97% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.35% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 538 795 579
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -3.52%
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
36924 40808 36557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.00% 83.87% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30899 33851 30418
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -35 144 £75,000 +3.44% 53
Docklands, London +10 11 £80,000 -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 673 (56.04%) Finance
2 581 (48.38%) Java
3 552 (45.96%) Multithreading
4 457 (38.05%) Linux
5 362 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
6 359 (29.89%) C++
7 358 (29.81%) Front Office
8 355 (29.56%) UNIX
9 301 (25.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 280 (23.31%) Banking
11 212 (17.65%) Degree
12 206 (17.15%) OO
13 196 (16.32%) TDD
14 183 (15.24%) Spring
14 183 (15.24%) SQL
15 170 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
16 167 (13.91%) Python
17 162 (13.49%) C#
18 161 (13.41%) Equities
19 148 (12.32%) Investment Banking
19 148 (12.32%) Software Engineering
19 148 (12.32%) FIX Protocol
20 147 (12.24%) Fixed Income
21 139 (11.57%) Computer Science
22 131 (10.91%) Hedge funds
23 117 (9.74%) JavaScript
24 113 (9.41%) STL
24 113 (9.41%) Algorithmic Trading
25 109 (9.08%) Electronic Trading
26 105 (8.74%) SQL Server

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (2.33%) MQSeries
1 28 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 17 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
3 16 (1.33%) Apache Spark
4 12 (1.00%) JBoss
5 11 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (0.83%) Apache
7 8 (0.67%) Node.js
8 5 (0.42%) Confluence
8 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.33%) IIS
9 4 (0.33%) Lightstreamer
10 3 (0.25%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.25%) nginx
10 3 (0.25%) CMS
10 3 (0.25%) Drupal
11 2 (0.17%) Jetty
11 2 (0.17%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.083%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.083%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 46 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.33%) MS Office
3 19 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.67%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 7 (0.58%) RMDS
3 6 (0.50%) MetaTrader
4 5 (0.42%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.083%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.75%) SaaS
3 8 (0.67%) IaaS
3 8 (0.67%) PaaS
4 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.083%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.41%) Multicast
2 61 (5.08%) Firewall
3 38 (3.16%) Internet
4 37 (3.08%) BGP
5 36 (3.00%) TCP/IP
6 31 (2.58%) VPN
7 28 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 27 (2.25%) WAN
9 26 (2.16%) NX-OS
10 24 (2.00%) OSPF
10 24 (2.00%) SNMP
11 23 (1.92%) MPLS
12 21 (1.75%) Network Security
13 20 (1.67%) DNS
14 18 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (1.33%) LAN
16 15 (1.25%) EIGRP
17 13 (1.08%) AMQP
17 13 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (1.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 70 (5.83%) Relational Database
3 58 (4.83%) MySQL
4 57 (4.75%) Hadoop
5 55 (4.58%) Big Data
6 51 (4.25%) NoSQL
7 34 (2.83%) RDBMS
8 27 (2.25%) KDB
9 23 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (1.58%) Oracle Database
11 18 (1.50%) OLAP
11 18 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (1.50%) MongoDB
12 16 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (1.17%) Aerospike
15 13 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (0.75%) OLAP Cube
18 8 (0.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (2.75%) GCC
2 32 (2.66%) JIRA
3 29 (2.41%) Jenkins
4 28 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 23 (1.92%) GoogleTest
5 23 (1.92%) NUnit
6 22 (1.83%) JUnit
7 21 (1.75%) Subversion
7 21 (1.75%) Maven
8 11 (0.92%) Cucumber
8 11 (0.92%) Grunt
9 10 (0.83%) FitNesse
9 10 (0.83%) Karma Test Runner
10 9 (0.75%) Git (software)
10 9 (0.75%) Moq
11 8 (0.67%) SpecFlow
11 8 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (0.67%) AccuRev
11 8 (0.67%) CppUnit
12 6 (0.50%) Gradle
General
1 673 (56.04%) Finance
2 358 (29.81%) Front Office
3 280 (23.31%) Banking
4 148 (12.32%) Investment Banking
5 63 (5.25%) Financial Institution
6 43 (3.58%) Telecoms
7 30 (2.50%) Games
8 22 (1.83%) Back Office
9 18 (1.50%) Legal
10 12 (1.00%) Retail
10 12 (1.00%) Advertising
11 7 (0.58%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.42%) Law
13 4 (0.33%) Marketing
14 2 (0.17%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.17%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.083%) Billing
15 1 (0.083%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 785 (65.36%) Developer
2 393 (32.72%) Java Developer
3 217 (18.07%) C++ Developer
4 116 (9.66%) Senior Developer
5 76 (6.33%) C# Developer
6 64 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 56 (4.66%) Network Engineer
8 39 (3.25%) Software Developer
9 32 (2.66%) .NET Developer
10 31 (2.58%) Analyst
11 30 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
12 27 (2.25%) Systems Engineer
13 26 (2.16%) Software Engineer
14 24 (2.00%) Technical Leader
15 22 (1.83%) Systems Support
15 22 (1.83%) Senior C++ Developer
16 20 (1.67%) Programmer
16 20 (1.67%) Support Engineer
16 20 (1.67%) Lead Developer
16 20 (1.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (15.24%) Spring
2 148 (12.32%) FIX Protocol
3 113 (9.41%) STL
4 96 (7.99%) .NET
5 81 (6.74%) Ultra Messaging
6 78 (6.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 78 (6.49%) JMS
7 72 (6.00%) XML
8 71 (5.91%) HTML
9 67 (5.58%) WPF
10 66 (5.50%) HTML5
11 58 (4.83%) Web Services
12 56 (4.66%) WCF
13 51 (4.25%) Hibernate
14 50 (4.16%) J2SE
15 45 (3.75%) J2EE
16 42 (3.50%) REST
17 41 (3.41%) Rendezvous
18 33 (2.75%) SOAP
18 33 (2.75%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 301 (25.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 170 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
3 161 (13.41%) Equities
4 147 (12.24%) Fixed Income
5 139 (11.57%) Computer Science
6 131 (10.91%) Hedge funds
7 95 (7.91%) Algorithms
8 86 (7.16%) Derivative
9 48 (4.00%) Data Structures
10 46 (3.83%) Mathematics
11 43 (3.58%) Equity Derivative
12 31 (2.58%) Spread Betting
12 31 (2.58%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.83%) Open Source
14 21 (1.75%) Grid Computing
15 20 (1.67%) Replication
15 20 (1.67%) N-Tier
16 19 (1.58%) User Experience
17 17 (1.42%) Credit Risk
18 15 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 457 (38.05%) Linux
2 355 (29.56%) UNIX
3 101 (8.41%) Windows
4 42 (3.50%) Solaris
5 33 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.00%) Android
7 11 (0.92%) CentOS
7 11 (0.92%) SUSE
8 6 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.50%) Fedora
8 6 (0.50%) Debian
9 5 (0.42%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.25%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 552 (45.96%) Multithreading
2 362 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (17.15%) OO
4 196 (16.32%) TDD
5 148 (12.32%) Software Engineering
6 113 (9.41%) Algorithmic Trading
7 109 (9.08%) Electronic Trading
8 86 (7.16%) OOD
9 74 (6.16%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 73 (6.08%) Scrum
11 72 (6.00%) E-Commerce
11 72 (6.00%) Concurrent Programming
12 61 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
13 55 (4.58%) Performance Tuning
14 50 (4.16%) Unit Testing
14 50 (4.16%) BDD
15 48 (4.00%) Analytics
16 46 (3.83%) Mentoring
17 42 (3.50%) ITIL
18 39 (3.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 581 (48.38%) Java
2 359 (29.89%) C++
3 183 (15.24%) SQL
4 167 (13.91%) Python
5 162 (13.49%) C#
6 117 (9.74%) JavaScript
7 100 (8.33%) Perl
8 71 (5.91%) Bash Shell
9 55 (4.58%) C
10 34 (2.83%) PL/SQL
11 28 (2.33%) Shell Script
12 24 (2.00%) Scala
13 17 (1.42%) Korn
14 14 (1.17%) PHP
15 11 (0.92%) PowerShell
15 11 (0.92%) Clojure
16 10 (0.83%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.75%) Ruby
18 8 (0.67%) Haskell
18 8 (0.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 212 (17.65%) Degree
2 72 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (3.33%) CCNP
4 26 (2.16%) CCNA
5 16 (1.33%) CCIE
6 12 (1.00%) JNCIP
6 12 (1.00%) PhD
6 12 (1.00%) CCSP
7 9 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.25%) JNCIE
11 2 (0.17%) CISSP
12 1 (0.083%) RHCE
12 1 (0.083%) CCDP
12 1 (0.083%) CISM
12 1 (0.083%) CISMP
12 1 (0.083%) CEH
12 1 (0.083%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.41%) QA
2 31 (2.58%) SLA
3 8 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.50%) EMIR
4 6 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.083%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.67%) NFS
3 7 (0.58%) Firmware
4 5 (0.42%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.25%) Docker
6 2 (0.17%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.083%) XenApp
7 1 (0.083%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.083%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.083%) vSphere
7 1 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.083%) vCloud
7 1 (0.083%) iptables
7 1 (0.083%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.083%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.083%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 30 (2.50%) Nagios
2 27 (2.25%) Puppet
3 22 (1.83%) ITRS Geneos
4 12 (1.00%) Graphite
5 9 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.67%) ZABBIX
7 7 (0.58%) yum
7 7 (0.58%) Ansible
8 4 (0.33%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.25%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.25%) OpenView
9 3 (0.25%) MOM
9 3 (0.25%) SCCM
10 2 (0.17%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.17%) Netcool
10 2 (0.17%) Control-M
10 2 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.083%) Cacti
11 1 (0.083%) Munin
11 1 (0.083%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 99 (8.24%) Oracle
2 86 (7.16%) TIBCO
3 85 (7.08%) Cisco
4 61 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 39 (3.25%) Red Hat
6 28 (2.33%) Juniper
7 20 (1.67%) ServiceNow
8 19 (1.58%) SolarWinds
8 19 (1.58%) CheckPoint
9 18 (1.50%) F5
10 17 (1.42%) Informatica
11 16 (1.33%) StreamBase
12 14 (1.17%) Bloomberg
12 14 (1.17%) VMware
13 13 (1.08%) Sybase
13 13 (1.08%) IBM
13 13 (1.08%) CA
14 11 (0.92%) Intel
14 11 (0.92%) Reuters
15 10 (0.83%) HP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum + Lucrative Bonus + share options
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + extensive benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
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City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Great perks and bonus potential
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Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
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