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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 218 145 140
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -5
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 613 1015 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.38% 2.07% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 2.44% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 552 869 699
Average salary £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £103,000 £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
38094 41546 36997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.46% 84.81% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31996 34545 30786
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 £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 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 3 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 -65 149 £80,000 +6.66% 44
Docklands, London +12 12 £92,500 +15.62%
Canary Wharf -4 1 £30,000 -73.91%
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 695 (55.33%) Finance
2 626 (49.84%) Java
3 562 (44.75%) Multithreading
4 467 (37.18%) Linux
5 395 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
6 380 (30.25%) Front Office
7 364 (28.98%) UNIX
8 351 (27.95%) C++
9 312 (24.84%) Banking
10 308 (24.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 221 (17.60%) Degree
12 219 (17.44%) Spring
13 214 (17.04%) TDD
13 214 (17.04%) SQL
14 204 (16.24%) OO
15 199 (15.84%) Python
16 185 (14.73%) Software Engineering
17 177 (14.09%) Equities
18 170 (13.54%) Investment Banking
19 169 (13.46%) C#
20 159 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
21 158 (12.58%) FIX Protocol
22 149 (11.86%) Computer Science
23 142 (11.31%) Fixed Income
24 137 (10.91%) Hedge funds
25 123 (9.79%) Algorithmic Trading
26 117 (9.32%) Oracle
27 110 (8.76%) Electronic Trading
28 109 (8.68%) Algorithms
29 107 (8.52%) .NET

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 34 (2.71%) Tomcat
2 27 (2.15%) MQSeries
3 23 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
4 19 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (1.43%) Apache Spark
6 16 (1.27%) Apache
7 15 (1.19%) JBoss
8 9 (0.72%) Node.js
9 6 (0.48%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.40%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.40%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.40%) Lightstreamer
10 5 (0.40%) Confluence
11 4 (0.32%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.32%) GemFire
12 3 (0.24%) CMS
12 3 (0.24%) nginx
12 3 (0.24%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.24%) Drupal
13 2 (0.16%) Jetty
Applications
1 51 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.42%) MS Office
3 13 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.88%) RMDS
2 10 (0.80%) MetaTrader
3 3 (0.24%) Eikon
4 2 (0.16%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.16%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 1 (0.080%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (0.88%) SaaS
3 8 (0.64%) PaaS
3 8 (0.64%) IaaS
4 4 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.080%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.18%) Multicast
2 51 (4.06%) Firewall
3 33 (2.63%) BGP
4 32 (2.55%) Internet
5 31 (2.47%) TCP/IP
6 24 (1.91%) VPN
6 24 (1.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 23 (1.83%) WAN
8 22 (1.75%) OSPF
9 20 (1.59%) NX-OS
10 19 (1.51%) SNMP
11 17 (1.35%) MPLS
11 17 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (1.19%) DNS
12 15 (1.19%) AMQP
13 13 (1.04%) Network Security
13 13 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (0.96%) EIGRP
15 11 (0.88%) LAN
16 10 (0.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 67 (5.33%) Big Data
3 62 (4.94%) Relational Database
4 61 (4.86%) Hadoop
5 59 (4.70%) NoSQL
6 39 (3.11%) MySQL
7 38 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 25 (1.99%) KDB
9 23 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 22 (1.75%) Oracle Database
11 21 (1.67%) MongoDB
12 19 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (1.35%) OLAP
15 14 (1.11%) Aerospike
16 13 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (0.88%) Redis
17 11 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 9 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 40 (3.18%) Maven
2 36 (2.87%) JIRA
3 35 (2.79%) Jenkins
4 34 (2.71%) JUnit
5 29 (2.31%) Subversion
6 24 (1.91%) NUnit
7 21 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 19 (1.51%) GCC
9 16 (1.27%) Moq
10 15 (1.19%) Git (software)
11 13 (1.04%) GoogleTest
12 12 (0.96%) Gradle
12 12 (0.96%) TeamCity
13 11 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
14 10 (0.80%) Grunt
15 9 (0.72%) Ant
16 7 (0.56%) Hudson
17 6 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
17 6 (0.48%) GDB
17 6 (0.48%) JBehave
General
1 695 (55.33%) Finance
2 380 (30.25%) Front Office
3 312 (24.84%) Banking
4 170 (13.54%) Investment Banking
5 63 (5.02%) Financial Institution
6 42 (3.34%) Telecoms
7 31 (2.47%) Retail
8 30 (2.39%) Back Office
9 29 (2.31%) Games
10 21 (1.67%) Legal
11 17 (1.35%) Advertising
12 9 (0.72%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.64%) Law
14 3 (0.24%) Marketing
15 2 (0.16%) Online Betting
15 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.080%) Billing
16 1 (0.080%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 828 (65.92%) Developer
2 428 (34.08%) Java Developer
3 215 (17.12%) C++ Developer
4 144 (11.46%) Senior Developer
5 104 (8.28%) C# Developer
6 80 (6.37%) Senior Java Developer
7 52 (4.14%) Network Engineer
8 36 (2.87%) .NET Developer
9 33 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 33 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
10 30 (2.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (2.39%) Software Engineer
11 28 (2.23%) Technical Leader
12 27 (2.15%) Senior C++ Developer
13 26 (2.07%) Analyst
13 26 (2.07%) Systems Engineer
14 24 (1.91%) Junior
14 24 (1.91%) Core Java Developer
15 21 (1.67%) Systems Support
15 21 (1.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (17.44%) Spring
2 158 (12.58%) FIX Protocol
3 107 (8.52%) .NET
4 103 (8.20%) STL
5 91 (7.25%) JMS
6 88 (7.01%) WPF
7 81 (6.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 76 (6.05%) XML
9 75 (5.97%) Ultra Messaging
10 74 (5.89%) WCF
11 68 (5.41%) Web Services
12 58 (4.62%) Hibernate
13 53 (4.22%) HTML
13 53 (4.22%) REST
14 49 (3.90%) HTML5
14 49 (3.90%) J2SE
15 45 (3.58%) SOAP
15 45 (3.58%) J2EE
16 41 (3.26%) Kafka
17 40 (3.18%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 308 (24.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 177 (14.09%) Equities
3 159 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
4 149 (11.86%) Computer Science
5 142 (11.31%) Fixed Income
6 137 (10.91%) Hedge funds
7 109 (8.68%) Algorithms
8 94 (7.48%) Derivative
9 64 (5.10%) Data Structures
10 55 (4.38%) Data Centre
11 52 (4.14%) Equity Derivative
11 52 (4.14%) Mathematics
12 33 (2.63%) Client/Server
13 31 (2.47%) Spread Betting
14 29 (2.31%) Credit Risk
15 26 (2.07%) Grid Computing
16 22 (1.75%) Replication
17 21 (1.67%) Blog
18 19 (1.51%) Credit Derivative
19 18 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 467 (37.18%) Linux
2 364 (28.98%) UNIX
3 103 (8.20%) Windows
4 33 (2.63%) Solaris
5 30 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (1.67%) Android
7 14 (1.11%) CentOS
8 9 (0.72%) SUSE
9 6 (0.48%) Debian
9 6 (0.48%) Fedora
9 6 (0.48%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.24%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (44.75%) Multithreading
2 395 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (17.04%) TDD
4 204 (16.24%) OO
5 185 (14.73%) Software Engineering
6 123 (9.79%) Algorithmic Trading
7 110 (8.76%) Electronic Trading
8 101 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
9 90 (7.17%) OOD
10 74 (5.89%) E-Commerce
11 69 (5.49%) Concurrent Programming
12 63 (5.02%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 62 (4.94%) Unit Testing
13 62 (4.94%) Scrum
14 59 (4.70%) SDLC
15 53 (4.22%) Performance Tuning
16 51 (4.06%) Market Making
17 49 (3.90%) BDD
18 47 (3.74%) Analytics
19 46 (3.66%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 626 (49.84%) Java
2 351 (27.95%) C++
3 214 (17.04%) SQL
4 199 (15.84%) Python
5 169 (13.46%) C#
6 106 (8.44%) Perl
7 103 (8.20%) JavaScript
8 70 (5.57%) Bash Shell
9 50 (3.98%) C
10 40 (3.18%) PL/SQL
11 39 (3.11%) Scala
12 31 (2.47%) Shell Script
13 16 (1.27%) Korn
14 13 (1.04%) PowerShell
15 12 (0.96%) Groovy
15 12 (0.96%) Haskell
16 11 (0.88%) Ruby
16 11 (0.88%) PHP
17 8 (0.64%) Clojure
18 6 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 221 (17.60%) Degree
2 60 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (2.87%) CCNP
4 20 (1.59%) CCNA
5 16 (1.27%) PhD
6 14 (1.11%) CCIE
7 13 (1.04%) CCSP
7 13 (1.04%) JNCIP
8 8 (0.64%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.24%) CISSP
11 2 (0.16%) ISEB
11 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.080%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.080%) CHFI
12 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.080%) RHCE
12 1 (0.080%) CISM
12 1 (0.080%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.78%) QA
2 27 (2.15%) SLA
3 14 (1.11%) EMIR
3 14 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (0.64%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.080%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.56%) Firmware
3 6 (0.48%) Docker
4 4 (0.32%) NFS
5 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.080%) XenApp
7 1 (0.080%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.080%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.080%) vSphere
7 1 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.080%) vCloud
7 1 (0.080%) iptables
7 1 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.080%) Samba
Systems Management
1 31 (2.47%) Puppet
2 28 (2.23%) Nagios
2 28 (2.23%) ITRS Geneos
3 12 (0.96%) Ansible
4 10 (0.80%) Graphite
5 9 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.64%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.32%) WSUS
7 4 (0.32%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.24%) SCCM
8 3 (0.24%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.16%) Netcool
9 2 (0.16%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.16%) yum
10 1 (0.080%) SmokePing
10 1 (0.080%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.080%) SCOM
10 1 (0.080%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.080%) OpenView
10 1 (0.080%) MOM
Vendors
1 117 (9.32%) Oracle
2 87 (6.93%) TIBCO
3 70 (5.57%) Cisco
4 54 (4.30%) Microsoft
5 40 (3.18%) Red Hat
6 27 (2.15%) Juniper
7 19 (1.51%) VMware
7 19 (1.51%) F5
7 19 (1.51%) StreamBase
8 18 (1.43%) ServiceNow
9 17 (1.35%) Reuters
10 16 (1.27%) Bloomberg
11 15 (1.19%) Informatica
11 15 (1.19%) SolarWinds
12 14 (1.11%) CA
12 14 (1.11%) IBM
13 12 (0.96%) Sybase
14 11 (0.88%) CheckPoint
15 10 (0.80%) Sun
15 10 (0.80%) HP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, benefits, training
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £42k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Salary: £75k - 80k per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP Negotiable on experience +bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago