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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Low Latency
England / London
Rank 164 183 213
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +30
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 680 765 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.03% 1.88% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 2.11% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 590 670 570
Median salary £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,950 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £107,500 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%

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
30130 36214 36642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.94% 89.22% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25286 30904 30654
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 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +24 197 £80,000 +6.66% 35
Canary Wharf +2 12 £115,000 +31.42%
Morden - 6 £57,500 -
Hounslow - 4 £47,500 -
West End of London - 3 £55,000 - 6
Mitcham - 2 £65,000 - 1
Heathrow - 2 £47,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £102,500 -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 721 (55.16%) Java
2 643 (49.20%) Finance
3 582 (44.53%) Multithreading
4 419 (32.06%) Linux
4 419 (32.06%) Agile Software Development
5 403 (30.83%) C++
6 302 (23.11%) Banking
7 270 (20.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 263 (20.12%) Electronic Trading
9 262 (20.05%) Software Engineering
10 233 (17.83%) Unix
11 231 (17.67%) Degree
12 229 (17.52%) C#
13 223 (17.06%) Front Office
14 203 (15.53%) OO
15 202 (15.46%) TDD
16 190 (14.54%) Python
17 182 (13.93%) Algorithmic Trading
18 176 (13.47%) Equities
18 176 (13.47%) Concurrent Programming
19 167 (12.78%) JavaScript
20 164 (12.55%) TIBCO
21 157 (12.01%) J2SE
22 156 (11.94%) FIX Protocol
22 156 (11.94%) Mathematics
23 152 (11.63%) Computer Science
23 152 (11.63%) SQL
24 150 (11.48%) Algorithms
25 148 (11.32%) High-Frequency Trading
26 141 (10.79%) .NET

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 22 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (1.38%) Apache Spark
3 10 (0.77%) Apache Solr
4 9 (0.69%) OpenStack
5 7 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (0.38%) IPython
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.31%) Apache Qpid
7 4 (0.31%) Lightstreamer
7 4 (0.31%) nginx
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.31%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.31%) WebORB
8 3 (0.23%) Apache
8 3 (0.23%) CMS
8 3 (0.23%) Confluence
9 2 (0.15%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.15%) Tornado
9 2 (0.15%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (0.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.23%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.077%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 10 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.69%) ION MarketView
3 6 (0.46%) RMDS
4 4 (0.31%) MetaTrader
5 3 (0.23%) Eikon
6 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.077%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.077%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (0.84%) Amazon Kinesis
4 9 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (0.54%) Google App Engine
7 6 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (0.38%) GitHub
9 4 (0.31%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.15%) SaaS
11 1 (0.077%) IaaS
11 1 (0.077%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.67%) Multicast
2 36 (2.75%) BGP
2 36 (2.75%) MPLS
3 30 (2.30%) Firewall
3 30 (2.30%) VPN
4 29 (2.22%) OSPF
5 28 (2.14%) WAN
6 27 (2.07%) TCP/IP
7 22 (1.68%) DNS
8 21 (1.61%) Ethernet
8 21 (1.61%) LAN
9 19 (1.45%) IGMP
10 15 (1.15%) DHCP
11 13 (0.99%) LDAP
11 13 (0.99%) RIP
12 12 (0.92%) HTTP
12 12 (0.92%) SSL
13 11 (0.84%) Network Security
14 10 (0.77%) Internet
15 8 (0.61%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (9.26%) NoSQL
2 74 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 60 (4.59%) KDB
4 46 (3.52%) Big Data
5 34 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 32 (2.45%) SQL Server
7 30 (2.30%) MongoDB
8 23 (1.76%) Amazon RDS
9 21 (1.61%) Hadoop
10 18 (1.38%) MySQL
11 15 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 15 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (1.15%) Redis
12 14 (1.07%) DB2
12 14 (1.07%) OLTP
13 12 (0.92%) Neo4j
14 11 (0.84%) Sybase ASE
15 10 (0.77%) Couchbase
16 8 (0.61%) Kdb+
17 7 (0.54%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 75 (5.74%) JIRA
2 64 (4.90%) Maven
3 44 (3.37%) Git (software)
3 44 (3.37%) Jenkins
4 35 (2.68%) JUnit
4 35 (2.68%) TeamCity
5 29 (2.22%) Subversion
6 27 (2.07%) Hudson
7 26 (1.99%) Gradle
8 24 (1.84%) Grunt
8 24 (1.84%) gulp
9 21 (1.61%) Cucumber
10 20 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (1.53%) Mocha
11 19 (1.45%) Mockito
12 17 (1.30%) Bower
13 15 (1.15%) TestNG
14 14 (1.07%) Jasmine
15 12 (0.92%) GoCD
15 12 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 643 (49.20%) Finance
2 302 (23.11%) Banking
3 223 (17.06%) Front Office
4 137 (10.48%) Investment Banking
5 65 (4.97%) Games
6 48 (3.67%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.61%) Advertising
8 18 (1.38%) Retail
9 16 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.46%) Marketing
11 5 (0.38%) Back Office
11 5 (0.38%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.31%) Brand Awareness
12 4 (0.31%) Prime Brokerage
13 3 (0.23%) Legal
13 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.15%) French Language
14 2 (0.15%) Law
15 1 (0.077%) Electronics
15 1 (0.077%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 943 (72.15%) Developer
2 548 (41.93%) Java Developer
3 249 (19.05%) C++ Developer
4 213 (16.30%) Senior Developer
5 137 (10.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 111 (8.49%) C# Developer
7 81 (6.20%) Core Java Developer
8 75 (5.74%) Software Engineer
9 73 (5.59%) Low Latency C++ Developer
10 68 (5.20%) .NET Developer
11 66 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
12 64 (4.90%) Low Latency Java Developer
13 60 (4.59%) Electronic Trading Developer
14 57 (4.36%) Senior C# Developer
15 51 (3.90%) Senior C++ Developer
16 48 (3.67%) Full Stack Developer
17 47 (3.60%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
18 43 (3.29%) Senior .NET Developer
19 42 (3.21%) Senior C# .NET Developer
20 39 (2.98%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (12.01%) J2SE
2 156 (11.94%) FIX Protocol
3 141 (10.79%) .NET
4 114 (8.72%) Spring
5 113 (8.65%) JMS
6 99 (7.57%) Node.js
7 96 (7.35%) React
8 94 (7.19%) HTML
9 93 (7.12%) AngularJS
10 85 (6.50%) TIBCO EMS
11 81 (6.20%) REST
12 80 (6.12%) RESTful
13 76 (5.81%) Rendezvous
14 75 (5.74%) Ultra Messaging
15 70 (5.36%) Middleware
16 67 (5.13%) HTML5
16 67 (5.13%) STL
17 65 (4.97%) Java SE
18 62 (4.74%) XML
19 61 (4.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 270 (20.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 176 (13.47%) Equities
3 152 (11.63%) Computer Science
4 150 (11.48%) Algorithms
5 107 (8.19%) Hedge funds
6 92 (7.04%) Fintech
7 79 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
8 75 (5.74%) Fixed Income
9 74 (5.66%) Data Structures
10 61 (4.67%) Derivative
11 35 (2.68%) Client/Server
12 26 (1.99%) Data Centre
13 24 (1.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 20 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.53%) N-Tier
15 12 (0.92%) Online Games
16 11 (0.84%) User Experience
17 10 (0.77%) Verilog
18 9 (0.69%) Grid Computing
19 8 (0.61%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 419 (32.06%) Linux
2 233 (17.83%) Unix
3 87 (6.66%) Windows
4 23 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (0.84%) CentOS
6 8 (0.61%) Solaris
7 5 (0.38%) AIX
7 5 (0.38%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.38%) SUSE
7 5 (0.38%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.23%) Debian
8 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.15%) Android
9 2 (0.15%) HPUX
9 2 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.077%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.077%) Fedora
10 1 (0.077%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 582 (44.53%) Multithreading
2 419 (32.06%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (20.12%) Electronic Trading
4 262 (20.05%) Software Engineering
5 203 (15.53%) OO
6 202 (15.46%) TDD
7 182 (13.93%) Algorithmic Trading
8 176 (13.47%) Concurrent Programming
9 156 (11.94%) Mathematics
10 148 (11.32%) High-Frequency Trading
11 135 (10.33%) Scrum
12 102 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
13 97 (7.42%) High Availability
14 82 (6.27%) DevOps
15 80 (6.12%) Ultra-Low Latency
16 77 (5.89%) E-Commerce
17 75 (5.74%) Microservices
18 70 (5.36%) BDD
18 70 (5.36%) SDLC
19 69 (5.28%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 721 (55.16%) Java
2 403 (30.83%) C++
3 229 (17.52%) C#
4 190 (14.54%) Python
5 167 (12.78%) JavaScript
6 152 (11.63%) SQL
7 84 (6.43%) C
8 82 (6.27%) Scala
9 60 (4.59%) F#
10 56 (4.28%) Bash Shell
11 54 (4.13%) Perl
12 47 (3.60%) Ruby
13 29 (2.22%) Shell Script
14 20 (1.53%) Groovy
15 17 (1.30%) Go
15 17 (1.30%) Korn
16 16 (1.22%) R
17 15 (1.15%) Embedded C
18 14 (1.07%) ES6
19 13 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 231 (17.67%) Degree
2 22 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (1.15%) PhD
4 11 (0.84%) CCNP
5 8 (0.61%) CCIE
6 5 (0.38%) CCNA
7 3 (0.23%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.077%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.61%) QA
2 17 (1.30%) MiFID
3 4 (0.31%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.077%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 43 (3.29%) Docker
2 13 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.61%) Hyper-V
3 8 (0.61%) iptables
3 8 (0.61%) NFS
3 8 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.15%) Xen
7 1 (0.077%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.077%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 38 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (2.75%) Puppet
3 32 (2.45%) Ansible
4 15 (1.15%) Terraform
5 10 (0.77%) Endace
5 10 (0.77%) Nagios
6 9 (0.69%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.54%) Rundeck
8 6 (0.46%) Kibana
9 5 (0.38%) logstash
9 5 (0.38%) Mesos
10 4 (0.31%) Graylog
10 4 (0.31%) Marathon
10 4 (0.31%) MOM
10 4 (0.31%) Riemann
10 4 (0.31%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.23%) CFEngine
11 3 (0.23%) Grafana
12 2 (0.15%) Consul
12 2 (0.15%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 164 (12.55%) TIBCO
2 62 (4.74%) Solace
3 49 (3.75%) Sybase
4 43 (3.29%) Red Hat
5 42 (3.21%) Oracle
6 33 (2.52%) Cisco
7 32 (2.45%) ION Trading
8 23 (1.76%) Google
8 23 (1.76%) Reuters
9 21 (1.61%) Arista
10 16 (1.22%) Juniper
11 15 (1.15%) Intel
11 15 (1.15%) Splunk
12 14 (1.07%) IBM
12 14 (1.07%) StreamBase
12 14 (1.07%) Vertica
12 14 (1.07%) VMware
13 12 (0.92%) Bloomberg
13 12 (0.92%) Microsoft
14 10 (0.77%) Adobe
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus on top, TECH FOCUSED
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £85000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £125,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £110000 - £150000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £55000
Posted: 3 days ago