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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 219 164 129
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -35
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 630 914 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.42% 1.90% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 2.24% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 565 813 714
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £102,500 £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
37775 40770 37278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.40% 84.69% 84.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31674 33823 30778
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 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 July 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 July 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 -66 153 £80,000 +14.28% 47
Docklands, London +7 12 £87,500 +9.37%
Canary Wharf -4 1 £30,000 -72.72%
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 681 (54.05%) Finance
2 648 (51.43%) Java
3 572 (45.40%) Multithreading
4 476 (37.78%) Linux
5 406 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
6 364 (28.89%) Front Office
7 362 (28.73%) UNIX
8 353 (28.02%) C++
9 299 (23.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 290 (23.02%) Banking
11 230 (18.25%) TDD
12 222 (17.62%) Spring
13 220 (17.46%) Degree
14 218 (17.30%) Python
15 214 (16.98%) SQL
16 201 (15.95%) Software Engineering
17 195 (15.48%) OO
18 181 (14.37%) Equities
19 167 (13.25%) C#
20 165 (13.10%) FIX Protocol
21 159 (12.62%) Investment Banking
22 154 (12.22%) Computer Science
23 151 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
24 145 (11.51%) Fixed Income
25 139 (11.03%) Algorithmic Trading
26 133 (10.56%) Hedge funds
27 129 (10.24%) Algorithms
28 121 (9.60%) Oracle
29 111 (8.81%) Electronic Trading
30 110 (8.73%) Continuous Integration

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 26 (2.06%) MQSeries
3 25 (1.98%) Oracle Coherence
4 21 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (1.43%) Apache Spark
6 16 (1.27%) JBoss
7 15 (1.19%) Apache
8 7 (0.56%) Node.js
9 6 (0.48%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.48%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.40%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.40%) Lightstreamer
11 4 (0.32%) CMS
11 4 (0.32%) GemFire
12 3 (0.24%) Jetty
12 3 (0.24%) Drupal
12 3 (0.24%) nginx
12 3 (0.24%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 49 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.94%) MS Office
3 6 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.03%) MetaTrader
2 12 (0.95%) RMDS
3 6 (0.48%) Eikon
4 3 (0.24%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.079%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.71%) SaaS
3 5 (0.40%) PaaS
3 5 (0.40%) IaaS
4 4 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 70 (5.56%) Multicast
2 41 (3.25%) Firewall
3 34 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 32 (2.54%) BGP
5 30 (2.38%) Internet
6 21 (1.67%) WAN
7 19 (1.51%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (1.43%) OSPF
9 17 (1.35%) VPN
10 16 (1.27%) SNMP
11 15 (1.19%) MPLS
11 15 (1.19%) AMQP
12 14 (1.11%) NX-OS
12 14 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (1.03%) LAN
14 12 (0.95%) EIGRP
15 11 (0.87%) DNS
15 11 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (0.79%) IPsec
17 9 (0.71%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 67 (5.32%) Big Data
3 62 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 60 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 59 (4.68%) Hadoop
6 40 (3.17%) RDBMS
7 34 (2.70%) MySQL
8 29 (2.30%) KDB
9 24 (1.90%) Oracle Database
10 22 (1.75%) MongoDB
11 21 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (1.35%) OLAP
14 15 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (1.11%) Aerospike
16 9 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (0.71%) OLAP Cube
17 8 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 42 (3.33%) JUnit
1 42 (3.33%) Maven
2 36 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 30 (2.38%) Subversion
4 26 (2.06%) JIRA
5 22 (1.75%) NUnit
6 19 (1.51%) Moq
7 16 (1.27%) Git (software)
7 16 (1.27%) Visual Studio
8 13 (1.03%) GCC
9 12 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 12 (0.95%) Gradle
10 11 (0.87%) Ant
10 11 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
11 10 (0.79%) JBehave
12 8 (0.63%) Hudson
13 7 (0.56%) MSTest
13 7 (0.56%) Grunt
13 7 (0.56%) GoogleTest
14 6 (0.48%) GDB
General
1 681 (54.05%) Finance
2 364 (28.89%) Front Office
3 290 (23.02%) Banking
4 159 (12.62%) Investment Banking
5 67 (5.32%) Financial Institution
6 38 (3.02%) Back Office
6 38 (3.02%) Telecoms
7 37 (2.94%) Retail
8 27 (2.14%) Games
9 21 (1.67%) Legal
10 17 (1.35%) Advertising
11 9 (0.71%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.63%) Law
13 3 (0.24%) Marketing
14 2 (0.16%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.079%) Billing
Job Titles
1 842 (66.83%) Developer
2 445 (35.32%) Java Developer
3 223 (17.70%) C++ Developer
4 154 (12.22%) Senior Developer
5 105 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 85 (6.75%) Senior Java Developer
7 52 (4.13%) Network Engineer
8 36 (2.86%) Software Engineer
9 34 (2.70%) Senior C++ Developer
10 32 (2.54%) Technical Leader
10 32 (2.54%) Junior
11 31 (2.46%) Linux Engineer
12 30 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
12 30 (2.38%) Core Java Developer
12 30 (2.38%) .NET Developer
13 29 (2.30%) Software Developer
14 26 (2.06%) Systems Engineer
14 26 (2.06%) Junior Developer
15 24 (1.90%) Analyst
16 22 (1.75%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (17.62%) Spring
2 165 (13.10%) FIX Protocol
3 103 (8.17%) STL
4 97 (7.70%) .NET
5 96 (7.62%) WPF
6 83 (6.59%) JMS
7 81 (6.43%) XML
7 81 (6.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 69 (5.48%) WCF
9 68 (5.40%) Web Services
10 64 (5.08%) Hibernate
10 64 (5.08%) Ultra Messaging
11 54 (4.29%) REST
12 52 (4.13%) J2SE
13 47 (3.73%) J2EE
14 45 (3.57%) HTML
15 43 (3.41%) HTML5
16 42 (3.33%) SOAP
17 41 (3.25%) JDBC
17 41 (3.25%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 299 (23.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 181 (14.37%) Equities
3 154 (12.22%) Computer Science
4 151 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
5 145 (11.51%) Fixed Income
6 133 (10.56%) Hedge funds
7 129 (10.24%) Algorithms
8 107 (8.49%) Derivative
9 72 (5.71%) Data Structures
10 63 (5.00%) Mathematics
11 56 (4.44%) Equity Derivative
12 38 (3.02%) Data Centre
13 34 (2.70%) Credit Risk
14 28 (2.22%) Client/Server
14 28 (2.22%) Spread Betting
15 27 (2.14%) Grid Computing
16 24 (1.90%) Credit Derivative
16 24 (1.90%) Blog
17 21 (1.67%) Replication
18 20 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 476 (37.78%) Linux
2 362 (28.73%) UNIX
3 95 (7.54%) Windows
4 31 (2.46%) Solaris
5 28 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (1.51%) Android
7 13 (1.03%) CentOS
8 7 (0.56%) SUSE
9 4 (0.32%) Debian
9 4 (0.32%) Fedora
9 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.16%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (45.40%) Multithreading
2 406 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
3 230 (18.25%) TDD
4 201 (15.95%) Software Engineering
5 195 (15.48%) OO
6 139 (11.03%) Algorithmic Trading
7 111 (8.81%) Electronic Trading
8 110 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
9 85 (6.75%) OOD
10 82 (6.51%) E-Commerce
11 81 (6.43%) SDLC
12 73 (5.79%) Concurrent Programming
13 63 (5.00%) Scrum
13 63 (5.00%) Unit Testing
14 59 (4.68%) BDD
15 56 (4.44%) Market Making
16 55 (4.37%) Ultra-Low Latency
17 51 (4.05%) Analytics
18 50 (3.97%) OOP
19 46 (3.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 648 (51.43%) Java
2 353 (28.02%) C++
3 218 (17.30%) Python
4 214 (16.98%) SQL
5 167 (13.25%) C#
6 105 (8.33%) Perl
7 91 (7.22%) JavaScript
8 59 (4.68%) Bash Shell
9 51 (4.05%) C
10 49 (3.89%) Scala
11 41 (3.25%) PL/SQL
12 32 (2.54%) Shell Script
13 17 (1.35%) Haskell
14 15 (1.19%) Korn
15 14 (1.11%) Ruby
15 14 (1.11%) Groovy
16 12 (0.95%) Clojure
17 11 (0.87%) PHP
18 9 (0.71%) PowerShell
19 6 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 220 (17.46%) Degree
2 50 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (2.54%) CCNP
4 16 (1.27%) CCNA
5 14 (1.11%) CCSP
5 14 (1.11%) PhD
5 14 (1.11%) JNCIP
6 13 (1.03%) CCIE
7 5 (0.40%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.32%) CISSP
9 3 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.16%) GIAC
10 2 (0.16%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.16%) MCSE
10 2 (0.16%) ISEB
10 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.16%) CHFI
11 1 (0.079%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.079%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.52%) QA
2 21 (1.67%) SLA
3 20 (1.59%) EMIR
3 20 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 8 (0.63%) Docker
2 7 (0.56%) Firmware
3 6 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.079%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.079%) vCloud
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.079%) Samba
6 1 (0.079%) NFS
Systems Management
1 33 (2.62%) Puppet
2 29 (2.30%) ITRS Geneos
3 24 (1.90%) Nagios
4 12 (0.95%) Ansible
5 10 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.63%) Graphite
7 7 (0.56%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.40%) WSUS
9 4 (0.32%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.24%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.16%) Netcool
12 1 (0.079%) Cacti
12 1 (0.079%) Munin
12 1 (0.079%) OpenView
12 1 (0.079%) MOM
12 1 (0.079%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.079%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 121 (9.60%) Oracle
2 87 (6.90%) TIBCO
3 60 (4.76%) Cisco
4 45 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 36 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 30 (2.38%) Juniper
7 21 (1.67%) Reuters
8 20 (1.59%) F5
9 17 (1.35%) Bloomberg
10 16 (1.27%) VMware
11 15 (1.19%) Sybase
12 14 (1.11%) IBM
12 14 (1.11%) CA
12 14 (1.11%) ServiceNow
13 12 (0.95%) StreamBase
14 11 (0.87%) SolarWinds
15 9 (0.71%) DataSynapse
15 9 (0.71%) Informatica
15 9 (0.71%) Adobe
15 9 (0.71%) Sun
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Very lucrative bonus structure
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £42k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Spindrift Consulting UK
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago