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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 200 153 165
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +12
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 633 863 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.50% 2.01% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.39% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 577 734 637
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 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.73% +4.37%
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
35193 36060 36345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.63% 83.79% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29381 29162 30584
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 205 £75,000 - 42
Chessington - 3 £32,500 -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 720 (56.51%) Finance
2 640 (50.24%) Multithreading
3 584 (45.84%) Java
4 426 (33.44%) Linux
5 417 (32.73%) C++
6 376 (29.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 356 (27.94%) UNIX
7 356 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
8 338 (26.53%) Front Office
9 285 (22.37%) Banking
10 252 (19.78%) OO
11 235 (18.45%) Degree
12 184 (14.44%) TDD
13 178 (13.97%) C#
14 175 (13.74%) Computer Science
15 174 (13.66%) Fixed Income
16 173 (13.58%) STL
17 169 (13.27%) FIX Protocol
18 168 (13.19%) JavaScript
19 166 (13.03%) SQL
20 164 (12.87%) Investment Banking
21 154 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
22 147 (11.54%) Hedge funds
23 146 (11.46%) Software Engineering
24 145 (11.38%) Python
25 141 (11.07%) Spring
26 140 (10.99%) Equities
27 134 (10.52%) Windows
28 130 (10.20%) Algorithmic Trading
29 124 (9.73%) Electronic Trading

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (3.53%) TIBCO EMS
2 28 (2.20%) MQSeries
3 18 (1.41%) Node.js
4 15 (1.18%) Apache
5 12 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
6 11 (0.86%) Apache Solr
7 9 (0.71%) MTS
7 9 (0.71%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.55%) CMS
8 7 (0.55%) Drupal
9 5 (0.39%) IIS
9 5 (0.39%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.24%) JBoss
10 3 (0.24%) Confluence
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.16%) GemFire
12 1 (0.078%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.078%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.078%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.73%) MS Office
3 19 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (1.57%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 11 (0.86%) ION MarketView
3 10 (0.78%) RMDS
4 1 (0.078%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.71%) IaaS
2 6 (0.47%) SaaS
2 6 (0.47%) PaaS
3 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.078%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 69 (5.42%) Multicast
2 61 (4.79%) Firewall
3 43 (3.38%) TCP/IP
4 42 (3.30%) BGP
5 40 (3.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 33 (2.59%) MPLS
7 31 (2.43%) VPN
8 30 (2.35%) Network Security
9 28 (2.20%) OSPF
9 28 (2.20%) EIGRP
9 28 (2.20%) WAN
10 25 (1.96%) DNS
10 25 (1.96%) Internet
11 22 (1.73%) SAN
12 20 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (1.41%) LAN
14 17 (1.33%) Wireshark
15 14 (1.10%) SNMP
16 13 (1.02%) DHCP
17 12 (0.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (8.71%) SQL Server
2 96 (7.54%) Relational Database
3 80 (6.28%) MySQL
4 47 (3.69%) Big Data
5 40 (3.14%) Hadoop
6 36 (2.83%) RDBMS
7 34 (2.67%) KDB
8 27 (2.12%) NoSQL
9 13 (1.02%) MongoDB
10 10 (0.78%) Apache Hive
11 8 (0.63%) InfluxDB
11 8 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.63%) OLAP
12 7 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.47%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (4.16%) GCC
2 52 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 52 (4.08%) JIRA
3 46 (3.61%) Subversion
4 37 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 34 (2.67%) GoogleTest
6 33 (2.59%) Git (software)
7 24 (1.88%) Maven
8 23 (1.81%) Jasmine
8 23 (1.81%) NUnit
9 20 (1.57%) Cucumber
9 20 (1.57%) CppUnit
9 20 (1.57%) FitNesse
9 20 (1.57%) SpecFlow
10 18 (1.41%) FlexUnit
10 18 (1.41%) Mockito
11 14 (1.10%) Grunt
12 11 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (0.71%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.55%) JUnit
General
1 720 (56.51%) Finance
2 338 (26.53%) Front Office
3 285 (22.37%) Banking
4 164 (12.87%) Investment Banking
5 86 (6.75%) Financial Institution
6 36 (2.83%) Games
7 35 (2.75%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.33%) Advertising
9 11 (0.86%) Marketing
10 10 (0.78%) Back Office
11 8 (0.63%) Legal
12 7 (0.55%) Retail
13 5 (0.39%) Law
14 4 (0.31%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.16%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.078%) Billing
16 1 (0.078%) Interactive Media
16 1 (0.078%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 869 (68.21%) Developer
2 379 (29.75%) Java Developer
3 274 (21.51%) C++ Developer
4 83 (6.51%) C# Developer
5 79 (6.20%) Senior Developer
6 62 (4.87%) Network Engineer
7 52 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 40 (3.14%) Analyst
9 36 (2.83%) Software Developer
10 31 (2.43%) .NET Developer
11 29 (2.28%) Architect
12 27 (2.12%) Software Engineer
12 27 (2.12%) Programmer
13 26 (2.04%) Team Leader
13 26 (2.04%) JavaScript Developer
14 24 (1.88%) C# .NET Developer
15 21 (1.65%) Quantitative Developer
16 20 (1.57%) Java Team Leader
17 19 (1.49%) Lead Developer
17 19 (1.49%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (13.58%) STL
2 169 (13.27%) FIX Protocol
3 141 (11.07%) Spring
4 118 (9.26%) HTML
5 111 (8.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 105 (8.24%) .NET
7 94 (7.38%) HTML5
8 88 (6.91%) JMS
9 71 (5.57%) Rendezvous
10 63 (4.95%) XML
11 52 (4.08%) MFC
11 52 (4.08%) Middleware
12 50 (3.92%) CSS
13 49 (3.85%) J2SE
14 48 (3.77%) WPF
14 48 (3.77%) Web Services
15 40 (3.14%) jQuery
16 38 (2.98%) J2EE
17 35 (2.75%) WCF
18 33 (2.59%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 376 (29.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 175 (13.74%) Computer Science
3 174 (13.66%) Fixed Income
4 154 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
5 147 (11.54%) Hedge funds
6 140 (10.99%) Equities
7 109 (8.56%) Algorithms
8 91 (7.14%) Derivative
9 69 (5.42%) Data Structures
10 46 (3.61%) Mathematics
11 35 (2.75%) Open Source
12 29 (2.28%) Spread Betting
13 27 (2.12%) N-Tier
14 25 (1.96%) Client/Server
15 22 (1.73%) User Experience
16 21 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
17 20 (1.57%) Grid Computing
18 19 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
19 14 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 13 (1.02%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 426 (33.44%) Linux
2 356 (27.94%) UNIX
3 134 (10.52%) Windows
4 58 (4.55%) Solaris
5 40 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.02%) SUSE
7 11 (0.86%) Apple iOS
7 11 (0.86%) CentOS
8 10 (0.78%) Android
9 8 (0.63%) Debian
9 8 (0.63%) Fedora
9 8 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.55%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.47%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.24%) NetWare
14 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (50.24%) Multithreading
2 356 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 252 (19.78%) OO
4 184 (14.44%) TDD
5 146 (11.46%) Software Engineering
6 130 (10.20%) Algorithmic Trading
7 124 (9.73%) Electronic Trading
8 88 (6.91%) Analytics
8 88 (6.91%) OOD
9 87 (6.83%) Scrum
10 83 (6.51%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 79 (6.20%) E-Commerce
12 62 (4.87%) Pair Programming
13 54 (4.24%) Kanban
14 53 (4.16%) Performance Tuning
15 52 (4.08%) BDD
16 45 (3.53%) Risk Management
17 42 (3.30%) OOP
17 42 (3.30%) Unit Testing
18 41 (3.22%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 584 (45.84%) Java
2 417 (32.73%) C++
3 178 (13.97%) C#
4 168 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 166 (13.03%) SQL
6 145 (11.38%) Python
7 106 (8.32%) C
8 87 (6.83%) Perl
9 70 (5.49%) Bash Shell
10 30 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 23 (1.81%) Scala
12 18 (1.41%) PHP
13 17 (1.33%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.02%) Korn
15 11 (0.86%) Clojure
16 10 (0.78%) PowerShell
16 10 (0.78%) Ruby
17 8 (0.63%) R
17 8 (0.63%) Golang
17 8 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 235 (18.45%) Degree
2 80 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (3.53%) CCNP
4 30 (2.35%) CCIE
5 26 (2.04%) CCNA
6 15 (1.18%) PhD
7 10 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.63%) VCP4
9 7 (0.55%) JNCIP
9 7 (0.55%) CCSP
10 6 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.31%) JNCIE
11 4 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.16%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.16%) CCDP
13 1 (0.078%) CISSP
13 1 (0.078%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.81%) QA
2 24 (1.88%) SLA
3 6 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.78%) NFS
3 8 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.39%) Firmware
5 3 (0.24%) Docker
6 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.078%) XenApp
7 1 (0.078%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.078%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.078%) vSphere
7 1 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.078%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.078%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (2.51%) Puppet
2 28 (2.20%) Nagios
3 19 (1.49%) ZABBIX
4 15 (1.18%) ITRS Geneos
5 9 (0.71%) yum
6 8 (0.63%) CFEngine
7 5 (0.39%) Graphite
8 4 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.24%) MOM
9 3 (0.24%) SCCM
10 2 (0.16%) OpenView
10 2 (0.16%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.16%) Control-M
10 2 (0.16%) Ansible
10 2 (0.16%) Mesos
11 1 (0.078%) EdgeSight
11 1 (0.078%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (0.078%) SmokePing
11 1 (0.078%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 117 (9.18%) TIBCO
2 103 (8.08%) 29West
3 94 (7.38%) Cisco
4 88 (6.91%) Microsoft
5 65 (5.10%) Oracle
6 44 (3.45%) Informatica
7 40 (3.14%) Juniper
8 33 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 31 (2.43%) CheckPoint
10 29 (2.28%) Adobe
11 23 (1.81%) Sybase
12 21 (1.65%) Bloomberg
12 21 (1.65%) SolarWinds
12 21 (1.65%) F5
13 20 (1.57%) VMware
14 19 (1.49%) IBM
15 17 (1.33%) ION Trading
15 17 (1.33%) StreamBase
16 14 (1.10%) ServiceNow
17 13 (1.02%) Reuters
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Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £90k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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