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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 175 220 149
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -71
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 800 606 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.95% 1.45% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.70% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 711 556 763
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +34.14%
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
35987 35652 36660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.73% 85.59% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30782 29971 29668
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+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 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +50 214 £77,500 +3.33% 39
Uxbridge - 2 £92,500 -
Westminster - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £87,500 - 1
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 839 (51.82%) Finance
2 828 (51.14%) Java
3 727 (44.90%) Multithreading
4 600 (37.06%) Linux
5 544 (33.60%) C++
6 433 (26.74%) Python
7 430 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
8 419 (25.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 412 (25.45%) Unix
10 366 (22.61%) Degree
11 360 (22.24%) Software Engineering
12 345 (21.31%) Front Office
13 313 (19.33%) OO
14 293 (18.10%) Computer Science
15 286 (17.67%) SQL
16 272 (16.80%) C#
17 233 (14.39%) TDD
17 233 (14.39%) Electronic Trading
18 231 (14.27%) Equities
19 230 (14.21%) Banking
20 202 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
21 199 (12.29%) Algorithms
22 194 (11.98%) .NET
23 193 (11.92%) FIX Protocol
24 186 (11.49%) JavaScript
25 176 (10.87%) Data Structures
26 174 (10.75%) Algorithmic Trading
27 168 (10.38%) Fixed Income
27 168 (10.38%) STL
28 162 (10.01%) Hedge funds

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 38 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (1.36%) Tomcat
3 18 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
4 13 (0.80%) CMS
5 11 (0.68%) Node.js
6 10 (0.62%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.49%) Apache Solr
7 8 (0.49%) Confluence
8 7 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.31%) Apache
9 5 (0.31%) JBoss
9 5 (0.31%) MTS
10 3 (0.19%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.19%) Jetty
10 3 (0.19%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.062%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.062%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.062%) IIS
11 1 (0.062%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.062%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (2.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.62%) MS Office
3 7 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.49%) ION MarketView
1 8 (0.49%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (1.48%) GitHub
3 23 (1.42%) SaaS
4 13 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.80%) Amazon Kinesis
4 13 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
4 13 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.062%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.062%) PaaS
6 1 (0.062%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 95 (5.87%) Multicast
2 57 (3.52%) TCP/IP
3 39 (2.41%) BGP
4 31 (1.91%) Firewall
4 31 (1.91%) Internet
5 30 (1.85%) OSPF
6 18 (1.11%) HTTP
6 18 (1.11%) WAN
7 16 (0.99%) VPN
8 15 (0.93%) LAN
9 14 (0.86%) Network Security
10 13 (0.80%) MPLS
11 12 (0.74%) X.509
12 11 (0.68%) SNMP
13 10 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (0.62%) NX-OS
14 9 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (0.49%) Ethernet
15 8 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (5.74%) Big Data
2 84 (5.19%) NoSQL
3 67 (4.14%) SQL Server
4 66 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 55 (3.40%) MongoDB
6 54 (3.34%) KDB
7 51 (3.15%) Relational Database
8 45 (2.78%) MySQL
9 37 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 21 (1.30%) Redis
12 18 (1.11%) HBase
13 14 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (0.86%) RavenDB
14 13 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (0.68%) Tick Data
16 9 (0.56%) Oracle Database
17 7 (0.43%) InfluxDB
17 7 (0.43%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 62 (3.83%) Jenkins
2 61 (3.77%) Maven
3 51 (3.15%) JIRA
4 46 (2.84%) Git (software)
5 42 (2.59%) JUnit
6 25 (1.54%) Subversion
7 22 (1.36%) TeamCity
8 20 (1.24%) Phabricator
9 18 (1.11%) Moq
10 14 (0.86%) Ant
10 14 (0.86%) Hudson
11 13 (0.80%) MSTest
11 13 (0.80%) Selenium
12 12 (0.74%) NUnit
13 9 (0.56%) Artifactory
13 9 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (0.56%) WebDriver
14 8 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (0.49%) Jasmine
14 8 (0.49%) Vagrant
General
1 839 (51.82%) Finance
2 345 (21.31%) Front Office
3 230 (14.21%) Banking
4 110 (6.79%) Investment Banking
5 46 (2.84%) Financial Institution
5 46 (2.84%) Games
6 40 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 28 (1.73%) Back Office
8 23 (1.42%) Marketing
9 22 (1.36%) Law
10 14 (0.86%) Retail
11 11 (0.68%) Multimedia
12 9 (0.56%) Advertising
13 7 (0.43%) Publishing
14 3 (0.19%) Legal
15 1 (0.062%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.062%) Local Government
15 1 (0.062%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.062%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.062%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1185 (73.19%) Developer
2 596 (36.81%) Java Developer
3 328 (20.26%) C++ Developer
4 176 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 135 (8.34%) C# Developer
6 107 (6.61%) Senior Java Developer
7 93 (5.74%) .NET Developer
8 86 (5.31%) Python Developer
9 78 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 69 (4.26%) Software Engineer
11 62 (3.83%) Front Office Developer
11 62 (3.83%) Linux Developer
12 61 (3.77%) Senior C++ Developer
13 60 (3.71%) Analyst
13 60 (3.71%) Software Developer
14 59 (3.64%) Java Engineer
15 54 (3.34%) Programmer
16 51 (3.15%) Linux Engineer
17 47 (2.90%) Junior
18 46 (2.84%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (11.98%) .NET
2 193 (11.92%) FIX Protocol
3 168 (10.38%) STL
4 156 (9.64%) Spring
5 128 (7.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 123 (7.60%) J2SE
7 91 (5.62%) WPF
8 90 (5.56%) JMS
9 84 (5.19%) HTML
10 72 (4.45%) WCF
11 68 (4.20%) HTML5
12 67 (4.14%) Ultra Messaging
13 65 (4.01%) REST
14 63 (3.89%) CSS
15 61 (3.77%) TIBCO EMS
16 57 (3.52%) Hibernate
17 51 (3.15%) XML
18 50 (3.09%) AngularJS
19 47 (2.90%) Rendezvous
20 45 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 419 (25.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 293 (18.10%) Computer Science
3 231 (14.27%) Equities
4 202 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
5 199 (12.29%) Algorithms
6 176 (10.87%) Data Structures
7 168 (10.38%) Fixed Income
8 162 (10.01%) Hedge funds
9 146 (9.02%) Mathematics
10 91 (5.62%) Derivative
11 60 (3.71%) Physics
12 53 (3.27%) Fintech
13 44 (2.72%) Client/Server
14 40 (2.47%) Data Centre
15 35 (2.16%) Equity Derivative
16 34 (2.10%) Management Information System
17 28 (1.73%) User Experience
18 24 (1.48%) Credit Derivative
19 23 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
20 19 (1.17%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 600 (37.06%) Linux
2 412 (25.45%) Unix
3 122 (7.54%) Windows
4 30 (1.85%) Solaris
5 22 (1.36%) CentOS
6 15 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (0.80%) Android
8 10 (0.62%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.43%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.062%) SUSE
12 1 (0.062%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 727 (44.90%) Multithreading
2 430 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
3 360 (22.24%) Software Engineering
4 313 (19.33%) OO
5 233 (14.39%) Electronic Trading
5 233 (14.39%) TDD
6 174 (10.75%) Algorithmic Trading
7 147 (9.08%) Concurrent Programming
8 118 (7.29%) High Availability
9 116 (7.16%) SDLC
10 111 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
11 107 (6.61%) Proprietary Trading
12 101 (6.24%) Analytics
12 101 (6.24%) E-Commerce
13 91 (5.62%) Risk Management
14 88 (5.44%) OOD
15 84 (5.19%) Open Source
16 76 (4.69%) Functional Programming
17 67 (4.14%) DevOps
18 66 (4.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 828 (51.14%) Java
2 544 (33.60%) C++
3 433 (26.74%) Python
4 286 (17.67%) SQL
5 272 (16.80%) C#
6 186 (11.49%) JavaScript
7 119 (7.35%) Perl
8 107 (6.61%) C
9 80 (4.94%) Bash Shell
10 58 (3.58%) Scala
11 45 (2.78%) Ruby
12 44 (2.72%) Erlang
13 26 (1.61%) F#
14 25 (1.54%) PHP
15 17 (1.05%) R
16 16 (0.99%) Shell Script
17 13 (0.80%) Clojure
18 12 (0.74%) Haskell
19 10 (0.62%) Groovy
20 9 (0.56%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 366 (22.61%) Degree
2 57 (3.52%) PhD
3 52 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (2.16%) CCNP
5 23 (1.42%) CCIE
6 19 (1.17%) CCNA
7 5 (0.31%) JNCIE
8 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (0.19%) ISEB
9 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.062%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.062%) MCSA
11 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.53%) QA
2 7 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (0.43%) EMIR
3 5 (0.31%) SLA
4 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.062%) MiFID
System Software
1 45 (2.78%) Docker
2 5 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (0.31%) DFS Replication
2 5 (0.31%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.31%) Terminal Server
3 4 (0.25%) LXC
4 2 (0.12%) NFS
5 1 (0.062%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.062%) KVM
5 1 (0.062%) oVirt
5 1 (0.062%) Samba
5 1 (0.062%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 52 (3.21%) Puppet
2 34 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.79%) Nagios
4 17 (1.05%) Ansible
5 14 (0.86%) Graphite
6 13 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
7 11 (0.68%) Salt
8 10 (0.62%) Cobbler
8 10 (0.62%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.49%) CFEngine
10 6 (0.37%) Pingdom
10 6 (0.37%) yum
11 5 (0.31%) Grafana
11 5 (0.31%) Icinga
11 5 (0.31%) Mesos
11 5 (0.31%) WMI
12 3 (0.19%) Thomson Reuters DACS
13 2 (0.12%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.062%) Endace
14 1 (0.062%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 132 (8.15%) TIBCO
2 62 (3.83%) Oracle
3 60 (3.71%) Cisco
4 42 (2.59%) Bloomberg
5 36 (2.22%) Sybase
6 32 (1.98%) Red Hat
7 28 (1.73%) Splunk
8 27 (1.67%) Microsoft
9 23 (1.42%) Google
9 23 (1.42%) Sun
10 18 (1.11%) Facebook
11 16 (0.99%) Juniper
12 14 (0.86%) Solace
13 12 (0.74%) Coverity
13 12 (0.74%) Reuters
14 11 (0.68%) Adobe
14 11 (0.68%) SolarWinds
15 9 (0.56%) Currenex
16 8 (0.49%) F5
16 8 (0.49%) IBM
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £105000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £140000 per annum + Bonus + Business
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £140k to £160k + equity + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000 per annum + stock options + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Theta Partners
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + equity + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £44,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £70000 Per Annum 15% Bonus, Gym, Training
Posted: 4 days ago