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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 225 236 156
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -80
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 576 622 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.45% 1.39% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.59% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 517 560 879
Median salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +46.34%
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
35508 39229 43672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.66% 87.75% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30774 32941 36259
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Low Latency as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 113 £75,000 -6.25% 25
Canary Wharf +3 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £80,000 -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Low Latency also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 682 (52.54%) Finance
2 668 (51.46%) Java
3 557 (42.91%) Multithreading
4 427 (32.90%) Agile Software Development
5 392 (30.20%) Degree
6 373 (28.74%) Linux
7 371 (28.58%) C++
8 345 (26.58%) Python
9 298 (22.96%) Unix
10 273 (21.03%) Software Engineering
11 266 (20.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 238 (18.34%) Front Office
13 228 (17.57%) TDD
14 223 (17.18%) OO
15 204 (15.72%) Computer Science
16 199 (15.33%) Banking
17 186 (14.33%) Electronic Trading
18 180 (13.87%) Concurrent Programming
19 177 (13.64%) C#
20 172 (13.25%) SQL
21 169 (13.02%) High Availability
22 162 (12.48%) JavaScript
23 157 (12.10%) FIX Protocol
24 146 (11.25%) J2SE
25 145 (11.17%) Algorithmic Trading
26 141 (10.86%) Hedge funds
27 139 (10.71%) Equities
28 138 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
29 133 (10.25%) TIBCO
30 127 (9.78%) JMS

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (2.00%) Apache Spark
2 22 (1.69%) Apache
2 22 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 17 (1.31%) CMS
4 12 (0.92%) Apache TomEE
4 12 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (0.54%) Apache Pig
6 5 (0.39%) Apache Solr
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.31%) Drupal
7 4 (0.31%) nginx
8 3 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.23%) Confluence
8 3 (0.23%) IIS
9 2 (0.15%) GemFire
9 2 (0.15%) JBoss
10 1 (0.077%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.077%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.077%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.077%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (1.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.62%) MS Office
3 5 (0.39%) MS Project
3 5 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.69%) MetaTrader
3 4 (0.31%) RMDS
4 3 (0.23%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.077%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 67 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
4 23 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (1.77%) Amazon Kinesis
5 14 (1.08%) SaaS
6 12 (0.92%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.77%) GitHub
9 5 (0.39%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.15%) PaaS
11 1 (0.077%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.077%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 108 (8.32%) Multicast
2 47 (3.62%) TCP/IP
3 41 (3.16%) WAN
4 39 (3.00%) LAN
5 31 (2.39%) MPLS
6 28 (2.16%) BGP
6 28 (2.16%) Internet
7 23 (1.77%) OSPF
8 21 (1.62%) Firewall
9 17 (1.31%) Ethernet
10 15 (1.16%) EIGRP
11 14 (1.08%) SDH
11 14 (1.08%) SONET
12 13 (1.00%) HTTP
13 12 (0.92%) Network Security
13 12 (0.92%) VPN
14 11 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (0.85%) DWDM
15 10 (0.77%) SNMP
15 10 (0.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (5.62%) NoSQL
2 56 (4.31%) Hadoop
3 54 (4.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 48 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 47 (3.62%) Big Data
6 43 (3.31%) KDB
7 42 (3.24%) Relational Database
8 39 (3.00%) MongoDB
9 37 (2.85%) MySQL
10 24 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 23 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (1.31%) RDBMS
12 17 (1.31%) Redis
13 11 (0.85%) Couchbase
14 9 (0.69%) Apache Hive
14 9 (0.69%) RavenDB
14 9 (0.69%) Tick Data
15 8 (0.62%) CouchDB
15 8 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (0.54%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 86 (6.63%) Git (software)
2 74 (5.70%) JIRA
3 60 (4.62%) Jenkins
4 34 (2.62%) Gradle
5 33 (2.54%) Maven
6 31 (2.39%) Android Studio
7 24 (1.85%) TeamCity
8 22 (1.69%) Phabricator
9 21 (1.62%) Subversion
10 19 (1.46%) NUnit
11 16 (1.23%) Visual Studio
12 13 (1.00%) JUnit
12 13 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (0.77%) Moq
13 10 (0.77%) Vagrant
14 9 (0.69%) LoadRunner
14 9 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
15 8 (0.62%) Hudson
15 8 (0.62%) MSTest
16 6 (0.46%) Cucumber
General
1 682 (52.54%) Finance
2 238 (18.34%) Front Office
3 199 (15.33%) Banking
4 96 (7.40%) Investment Banking
5 55 (4.24%) Games
6 52 (4.01%) Financial Institution
7 39 (3.00%) Telecoms
8 33 (2.54%) Marketing
9 30 (2.31%) Law
10 19 (1.46%) Back Office
11 12 (0.92%) Advertising
11 12 (0.92%) Electronics
12 11 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.85%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.62%) French Language
13 8 (0.62%) Publishing
14 6 (0.46%) German Language
14 6 (0.46%) Retail
14 6 (0.46%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.31%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 925 (71.26%) Developer
2 462 (35.59%) Java Developer
3 236 (18.18%) C++ Developer
4 173 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 102 (7.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 85 (6.55%) C# Developer
7 75 (5.78%) Python Developer
8 56 (4.31%) Analyst
9 55 (4.24%) .NET Developer
9 55 (4.24%) Core Java Developer
9 55 (4.24%) Low Latency Java Developer
10 46 (3.54%) Lead Developer
10 46 (3.54%) Software Engineer
11 45 (3.47%) Front Office Developer
11 45 (3.47%) Low Latency C++ Developer
12 42 (3.24%) Junior
12 42 (3.24%) Network Engineer
13 41 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
13 41 (3.16%) Java Engineer
14 36 (2.77%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (12.10%) FIX Protocol
2 146 (11.25%) J2SE
3 127 (9.78%) JMS
4 124 (9.55%) .NET
5 98 (7.55%) HTML
6 95 (7.32%) Spring
7 81 (6.24%) HTML5
8 74 (5.70%) STL
9 73 (5.62%) REST
10 72 (5.55%) Kafka
11 65 (5.01%) Web Services
12 62 (4.78%) Ultra Messaging
13 60 (4.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 57 (4.39%) TIBCO EMS
15 48 (3.70%) CSS
15 48 (3.70%) Hibernate
16 44 (3.39%) Java SE
17 41 (3.16%) NumPy
17 41 (3.16%) WPF
18 40 (3.08%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 266 (20.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 204 (15.72%) Computer Science
3 141 (10.86%) Hedge funds
4 139 (10.71%) Equities
5 138 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
6 113 (8.71%) Algorithms
7 103 (7.94%) Data Structures
8 100 (7.70%) Mathematics
9 97 (7.47%) Fixed Income
10 82 (6.32%) Fintech
11 68 (5.24%) Derivative
12 47 (3.62%) Physics
13 45 (3.47%) Data Centre
14 28 (2.16%) User Experience
15 26 (2.00%) Virtual Team
16 24 (1.85%) Management Information System
17 23 (1.77%) Visualisation
18 22 (1.69%) Client/Server
19 19 (1.46%) Statistics
20 14 (1.08%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 373 (28.74%) Linux
2 298 (22.96%) Unix
3 87 (6.70%) Windows
4 46 (3.54%) Android
5 26 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.85%) Solaris
7 18 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.23%) Windows Server
9 9 (0.69%) AIX
10 7 (0.54%) CentOS
11 5 (0.39%) SUSE
11 5 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.31%) HPUX
12 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.15%) Debian
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 557 (42.91%) Multithreading
2 427 (32.90%) Agile Software Development
3 273 (21.03%) Software Engineering
4 228 (17.57%) TDD
5 223 (17.18%) OO
6 186 (14.33%) Electronic Trading
7 180 (13.87%) Concurrent Programming
8 169 (13.02%) High Availability
9 145 (11.17%) Algorithmic Trading
10 100 (7.70%) Proprietary Trading
11 95 (7.32%) E-Commerce
12 83 (6.39%) OOP
13 82 (6.32%) Analytics
14 81 (6.24%) SDLC
15 72 (5.55%) Risk Management
16 70 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
17 69 (5.32%) DevOps
18 66 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
19 64 (4.93%) OOD
20 62 (4.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 668 (51.46%) Java
2 371 (28.58%) C++
3 345 (26.58%) Python
4 177 (13.64%) C#
5 172 (13.25%) SQL
6 162 (12.48%) JavaScript
7 93 (7.16%) C
8 85 (6.55%) Scala
9 73 (5.62%) Perl
10 59 (4.55%) Ruby
11 48 (3.70%) Bash Shell
12 31 (2.39%) R
13 18 (1.39%) PHP
14 17 (1.31%) Erlang
14 17 (1.31%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.08%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.08%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.00%) Lua
17 12 (0.92%) F#
17 12 (0.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 392 (30.20%) Degree
2 63 (4.85%) PhD
3 47 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (2.47%) CCNP
5 20 (1.54%) CCIE
6 19 (1.46%) CCNA
7 10 (0.77%) JNCIA
7 10 (0.77%) JNCIP
8 7 (0.54%) JNCIE
8 7 (0.54%) JNCIS
9 5 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.077%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.077%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (2.16%) Docker
2 18 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (0.54%) HDFS
4 4 (0.31%) Varnish
4 4 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.077%) KVM
6 1 (0.077%) oVirt
6 1 (0.077%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 31 (2.39%) Puppet
2 29 (2.23%) Nagios
3 28 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.92%) Ansible
5 11 (0.85%) Graphite
6 7 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
7 6 (0.46%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.39%) Cobbler
8 5 (0.39%) Grafana
8 5 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (0.39%) Pingdom
8 5 (0.39%) Salt
8 5 (0.39%) yum
9 4 (0.31%) Icinga
10 3 (0.23%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.23%) SCOM
11 2 (0.15%) MOM
12 1 (0.077%) HP NNM
12 1 (0.077%) OPNET
Vendors
1 133 (10.25%) TIBCO
2 68 (5.24%) Oracle
3 58 (4.47%) Cisco
4 31 (2.39%) Juniper
5 30 (2.31%) Splunk
6 23 (1.77%) Google
6 23 (1.77%) Red Hat
7 19 (1.46%) Sybase
8 15 (1.16%) Currenex
8 15 (1.16%) Microsoft
9 14 (1.08%) Bloomberg
9 14 (1.08%) F5
10 12 (0.92%) CyberSource
11 11 (0.85%) SAP
12 10 (0.77%) StreamBase
13 9 (0.69%) SolarWinds
14 8 (0.62%) Sun
15 7 (0.54%) Adobe
15 7 (0.54%) Fidessa
15 7 (0.54%) HP
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Training + Gym
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £105000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £70,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k - £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £140k + equity + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago