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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 184 129 153
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +24
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 762 1003 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.66% 2.24% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.68% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 678 708 905
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -21.05%
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
38275 37428 40822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.62% 83.60% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31455 31067 34940
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 -16 252 £70,000 -11.11% 41
Canary Wharf -3 4 £75,000 -16.66%
Docklands, London -8 4 £82,500 +13.79%
Harrow - 1 - -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 915 (51.00%) Java
1 915 (51.00%) Multithreading
2 862 (48.05%) Finance
3 573 (31.94%) Linux
4 561 (31.27%) Front Office
5 542 (30.21%) C++
6 532 (29.65%) UNIX
7 516 (28.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 494 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
9 459 (25.59%) Banking
10 373 (20.79%) SQL
11 352 (19.62%) Degree
12 348 (19.40%) OO
13 303 (16.89%) Computer Science
14 272 (15.16%) Investment Banking
15 270 (15.05%) Software Engineering
16 266 (14.83%) Algorithms
17 253 (14.10%) Equities
18 252 (14.05%) Python
19 231 (12.88%) STL
20 228 (12.71%) TDD
20 228 (12.71%) Algorithmic Trading
21 223 (12.43%) Electronic Trading
22 217 (12.10%) C#
23 182 (10.14%) Hedge funds
24 181 (10.09%) Spring
25 177 (9.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
26 173 (9.64%) Fixed Income
27 167 (9.31%) Data Structures
28 157 (8.75%) TIBCO

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 36 (2.01%) Tomcat
2 34 (1.90%) TIBCO EMS
3 32 (1.78%) Apache
4 26 (1.45%) Node.js
5 18 (1.00%) MQSeries
5 18 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 16 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 14 (0.78%) IIS
8 10 (0.56%) Apache Spark
9 9 (0.50%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.39%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.33%) Confluence
12 4 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.17%) MTS
13 3 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.17%) nginx
14 2 (0.11%) Jetty
14 2 (0.11%) GemFire
14 2 (0.11%) Oracle Service Bus
15 1 (0.056%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 25 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.39%) MS Office
4 3 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.056%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 34 (1.90%) RMDS
2 4 (0.22%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 2 (0.11%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.056%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.17%) SaaS
2 3 (0.17%) PaaS
2 3 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (5.07%) BGP
2 83 (4.63%) Firewall
3 65 (3.62%) EIGRP
4 64 (3.57%) Multicast
5 62 (3.46%) TCP/IP
6 53 (2.95%) WAN
7 46 (2.56%) OSPF
8 43 (2.40%) LAN
9 42 (2.34%) MPLS
10 35 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
11 34 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (1.11%) Network Security
13 19 (1.06%) VPN
14 18 (1.00%) SAN
15 17 (0.95%) RIP
16 16 (0.89%) DNS
17 15 (0.84%) VoIP
18 13 (0.72%) Wireless
19 12 (0.67%) Internet
20 11 (0.61%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 83 (4.63%) KDB
3 77 (4.29%) Big Data
4 64 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 59 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 54 (3.01%) MySQL
7 44 (2.45%) Hadoop
8 35 (1.95%) MongoDB
9 34 (1.90%) RDBMS
10 26 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (0.61%) Impala
12 10 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.56%) QlikView
13 9 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 85 (4.74%) Subversion
2 83 (4.63%) Git (software)
3 77 (4.29%) Jenkins
4 71 (3.96%) Maven
5 67 (3.73%) JIRA
6 34 (1.90%) Hudson
7 25 (1.39%) Ant
8 22 (1.23%) Jasmine
9 21 (1.17%) Mockito
9 21 (1.17%) FlexUnit
10 20 (1.11%) JUnit
11 15 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (0.78%) GCC
12 14 (0.78%) Mercurial
13 13 (0.72%) Grunt
13 13 (0.72%) Visual Studio
14 10 (0.56%) NUnit
14 10 (0.56%) Bower
14 10 (0.56%) Bitbucket
15 9 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 862 (48.05%) Finance
2 561 (31.27%) Front Office
3 459 (25.59%) Banking
4 272 (15.16%) Investment Banking
5 90 (5.02%) Games
6 62 (3.46%) Telecoms
7 54 (3.01%) Financial Institution
8 33 (1.84%) Marketing
9 32 (1.78%) Advertising
10 28 (1.56%) Back Office
11 19 (1.06%) Retail
12 14 (0.78%) Legal
13 13 (0.72%) International Banking
14 7 (0.39%) Publishing
15 5 (0.28%) Law
16 4 (0.22%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.056%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.056%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.056%) Manufacturing
17 1 (0.056%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1258 (70.12%) Developer
2 622 (34.67%) Java Developer
3 326 (18.17%) C++ Developer
4 222 (12.37%) Senior Developer
5 154 (8.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 100 (5.57%) C# Developer
7 99 (5.52%) Network Engineer
8 86 (4.79%) Software Developer
9 69 (3.85%) Team Leader
10 63 (3.51%) Software Engineer
11 60 (3.34%) Analyst
12 49 (2.73%) Programmer
13 47 (2.62%) C# .NET Developer
14 40 (2.23%) Support Analyst
14 40 (2.23%) Architect
15 39 (2.17%) C++ Software Developer
16 38 (2.12%) JavaScript Developer
17 37 (2.06%) Front Office Developer
18 36 (2.01%) Lead Developer
19 35 (1.95%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (12.88%) STL
2 181 (10.09%) Spring
3 177 (9.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 133 (7.41%) JMS
5 117 (6.52%) J2SE
6 113 (6.30%) FIX Protocol
7 111 (6.19%) Middleware
8 109 (6.08%) .NET
9 103 (5.74%) HTML
10 91 (5.07%) Rendezvous
11 80 (4.46%) CSS
12 70 (3.90%) HTML5
13 66 (3.68%) Web Services
14 58 (3.23%) SOAP
15 55 (3.07%) XML
16 53 (2.95%) jQuery
17 51 (2.84%) WPF
18 50 (2.79%) REST
19 49 (2.73%) CSS3
20 46 (2.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 516 (28.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 303 (16.89%) Computer Science
3 266 (14.83%) Algorithms
4 253 (14.10%) Equities
5 182 (10.14%) Hedge funds
6 173 (9.64%) Fixed Income
7 167 (9.31%) Data Structures
8 154 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
9 134 (7.47%) Derivative
10 110 (6.13%) Mathematics
11 78 (4.35%) Open Source
12 32 (1.78%) Visualisation
13 27 (1.51%) Client/Server
14 24 (1.34%) Spread Betting
15 21 (1.17%) Grid Computing
16 19 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
16 19 (1.06%) User Experience
16 19 (1.06%) Physics
17 16 (0.89%) Data Integration
17 16 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 573 (31.94%) Linux
2 532 (29.65%) UNIX
3 141 (7.86%) Windows
4 60 (3.34%) Solaris
5 49 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (1.17%) NetWare
7 9 (0.50%) CentOS
8 4 (0.22%) Android
9 3 (0.17%) VMS
9 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 915 (51.00%) Multithreading
2 494 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
3 348 (19.40%) OO
4 270 (15.05%) Software Engineering
5 228 (12.71%) TDD
5 228 (12.71%) Algorithmic Trading
6 223 (12.43%) Electronic Trading
7 121 (6.74%) Scrum
8 112 (6.24%) Risk Management
9 109 (6.08%) Analytics
10 108 (6.02%) OOD
11 102 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
12 100 (5.57%) OOP
13 99 (5.52%) E-Commerce
14 87 (4.85%) Unit Testing
15 86 (4.79%) Ultra-Low Latency
16 79 (4.40%) Mentoring
17 77 (4.29%) MVC
18 62 (3.46%) BDD
19 45 (2.51%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 915 (51.00%) Java
2 542 (30.21%) C++
3 373 (20.79%) SQL
4 252 (14.05%) Python
5 217 (12.10%) C#
6 145 (8.08%) JavaScript
7 144 (8.03%) C
8 123 (6.86%) Perl
9 65 (3.62%) Bash Shell
10 55 (3.07%) Scala
11 39 (2.17%) Shell Script
12 31 (1.73%) PHP
13 27 (1.51%) Ruby
14 25 (1.39%) R
15 21 (1.17%) F#
16 16 (0.89%) Lua
16 16 (0.89%) PL/SQL
17 13 (0.72%) XAML
18 12 (0.67%) PowerShell
19 10 (0.56%) Golang
Qualifications
1 352 (19.62%) Degree
2 100 (5.57%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (4.63%) CCNP
4 70 (3.90%) CCIE
5 25 (1.39%) PhD
6 11 (0.61%) CCNA
7 6 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.28%) Server+ Certification
8 5 (0.28%) CCDP
9 4 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.17%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.17%) CCIP
10 3 (0.17%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.11%) JNCIE
11 2 (0.11%) PMP
12 1 (0.056%) CCSA
12 1 (0.056%) CCSE
12 1 (0.056%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.056%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.056%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.62%) QA
2 3 (0.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.056%) EMIR
3 1 (0.056%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 26 (1.45%) HDFS
2 9 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.11%) Squid
4 2 (0.11%) NFS
5 1 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.056%) vSphere
5 1 (0.056%) Docker
5 1 (0.056%) Firmware
5 1 (0.056%) Samba
5 1 (0.056%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.056%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 36 (2.01%) Puppet
2 29 (1.62%) ZABBIX
3 28 (1.56%) Nagios
3 28 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.22%) OSSEC
6 2 (0.11%) OpenView
6 2 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.056%) StatsD
7 1 (0.056%) logstash
7 1 (0.056%) Kibana
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.056%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.056%) YUM
7 1 (0.056%) Cacti
7 1 (0.056%) Munin
Vendors
1 157 (8.75%) TIBCO
2 124 (6.91%) Cisco
3 122 (6.80%) 29West
4 116 (6.47%) Oracle
5 106 (5.91%) Sybase
6 81 (4.52%) Juniper
7 66 (3.68%) Microsoft
8 57 (3.18%) F5
9 52 (2.90%) Informatica
10 46 (2.56%) Red Hat
11 34 (1.90%) CheckPoint
12 31 (1.73%) Reuters
13 30 (1.67%) Adobe
14 28 (1.56%) JBoss
15 24 (1.34%) Bloomberg
16 23 (1.28%) Google
17 18 (1.00%) IBM
18 17 (0.95%) Blue Coat
19 16 (0.89%) Fortinet
20 13 (0.72%) Ab Initio
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus - Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £85000 - £950000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
DCM Select
Salary: Unspecified VP level Role - Strong Salary and Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £67000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + £10k Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oxford Knight
Salary: Equity + Relocation Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago