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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 221 231 189
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -42
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 643 617 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.52% 1.38% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.59% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 579 562 746
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +46.34%
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
37611 38874 42565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.06% 87.09% 86.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32312 32433 34960
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 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 30 April 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 +19 144 £70,000 -6.66% 27
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 777 (53.81%) Finance
2 738 (51.11%) Java
3 598 (41.41%) Multithreading
4 494 (34.21%) Linux
5 460 (31.86%) C++
6 426 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
7 408 (28.25%) Python
8 386 (26.73%) Degree
9 360 (24.93%) Unix
10 319 (22.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 315 (21.81%) Software Engineering
12 273 (18.91%) Front Office
13 253 (17.52%) Computer Science
14 248 (17.17%) TDD
15 246 (17.04%) OO
16 227 (15.72%) SQL
17 216 (14.96%) C#
18 199 (13.78%) Banking
19 198 (13.71%) JavaScript
20 193 (13.37%) Electronic Trading
21 190 (13.16%) Equities
22 181 (12.53%) FIX Protocol
23 167 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
24 164 (11.36%) Concurrent Programming
25 163 (11.29%) .NET
26 154 (10.66%) Algorithms
27 152 (10.53%) Algorithmic Trading
28 145 (10.04%) Hedge funds
29 140 (9.70%) High Availability
30 138 (9.56%) Data Structures

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 24 (1.66%) Apache Spark
2 20 (1.39%) Tomcat
3 18 (1.25%) Apache
3 18 (1.25%) CMS
3 18 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (1.11%) Node.js
5 11 (0.76%) Apache TomEE
6 7 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (0.35%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.28%) nginx
8 4 (0.28%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.21%) Confluence
9 3 (0.21%) Drupal
9 3 (0.21%) JBoss
10 1 (0.069%) GemFire
10 1 (0.069%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.069%) Jetty
10 1 (0.069%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.069%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.62%) MS Office
3 6 (0.42%) MS Project
3 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (0.76%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (0.14%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.069%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 67 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
2 29 (2.01%) Amazon Kinesis
2 29 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
3 20 (1.39%) SaaS
4 19 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.18%) GitHub
6 11 (0.76%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.069%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.069%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 99 (6.86%) Multicast
2 50 (3.46%) TCP/IP
3 42 (2.91%) BGP
4 37 (2.56%) WAN
5 35 (2.42%) LAN
6 33 (2.29%) Firewall
6 33 (2.29%) OSPF
7 25 (1.73%) Internet
8 22 (1.52%) MPLS
9 19 (1.32%) VPN
10 16 (1.11%) Network Security
11 13 (0.90%) EIGRP
11 13 (0.90%) HTTP
11 13 (0.90%) VoIP
12 12 (0.83%) SNMP
13 10 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (0.69%) NX-OS
14 9 (0.62%) DWDM
14 9 (0.62%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (5.96%) NoSQL
2 68 (4.71%) Big Data
3 57 (3.95%) Hadoop
4 56 (3.88%) SQL Server
5 52 (3.60%) MongoDB
6 50 (3.46%) Relational Database
7 48 (3.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 46 (3.19%) MySQL
9 40 (2.77%) KDB
10 29 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 29 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
11 22 (1.52%) RDBMS
12 18 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (0.90%) Redis
14 12 (0.83%) RavenDB
15 11 (0.76%) Tick Data
16 10 (0.69%) HBase
17 8 (0.55%) Oracle Database
18 7 (0.48%) CouchDB
18 7 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 66 (4.57%) Git (software)
2 65 (4.50%) Jenkins
3 61 (4.22%) JIRA
4 47 (3.25%) Maven
5 29 (2.01%) JUnit
6 27 (1.87%) TeamCity
7 23 (1.59%) Phabricator
7 23 (1.59%) Subversion
8 19 (1.32%) Gradle
9 18 (1.25%) NUnit
10 17 (1.18%) Moq
11 14 (0.97%) Android Studio
12 13 (0.90%) Vagrant
13 11 (0.76%) Hudson
13 11 (0.76%) MSTest
14 10 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
15 8 (0.55%) Ant
15 8 (0.55%) Grunt
15 8 (0.55%) gulp
15 8 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 777 (53.81%) Finance
2 273 (18.91%) Front Office
3 199 (13.78%) Banking
4 105 (7.27%) Investment Banking
5 58 (4.02%) Games
6 47 (3.25%) Financial Institution
7 35 (2.42%) Telecoms
8 31 (2.15%) Law
9 30 (2.08%) Marketing
10 24 (1.66%) Back Office
11 12 (0.83%) Multimedia
12 11 (0.76%) Advertising
13 10 (0.69%) Retail
14 8 (0.55%) Publishing
15 6 (0.42%) French Language
15 6 (0.42%) German Language
15 6 (0.42%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.21%) Legal
16 3 (0.21%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 995 (68.91%) Developer
2 490 (33.93%) Java Developer
3 270 (18.70%) C++ Developer
4 147 (10.18%) Senior Developer
5 99 (6.86%) C# Developer
6 91 (6.30%) Senior Java Developer
7 87 (6.02%) Python Developer
8 77 (5.33%) Analyst
9 76 (5.26%) .NET Developer
10 65 (4.50%) Low Latency Java Developer
11 60 (4.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 60 (4.16%) Software Engineer
12 58 (4.02%) Network Engineer
13 50 (3.46%) Junior
14 47 (3.25%) Front Office Developer
14 47 (3.25%) Linux Developer
15 46 (3.19%) Java Engineer
16 45 (3.12%) Core Java Developer
17 44 (3.05%) Lead Developer
18 40 (2.77%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (12.53%) FIX Protocol
2 163 (11.29%) .NET
3 137 (9.49%) J2SE
4 122 (8.45%) Spring
5 114 (7.89%) STL
6 105 (7.27%) HTML
7 94 (6.51%) JMS
8 92 (6.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 84 (5.82%) HTML5
10 62 (4.29%) CSS
10 62 (4.29%) Web Services
11 58 (4.02%) REST
11 58 (4.02%) TIBCO EMS
12 54 (3.74%) Ultra Messaging
13 53 (3.67%) Hibernate
14 49 (3.39%) Kafka
15 46 (3.19%) Apache Flex
16 43 (2.98%) WPF
17 41 (2.84%) AngularJS
18 40 (2.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 319 (22.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 253 (17.52%) Computer Science
3 190 (13.16%) Equities
4 167 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
5 154 (10.66%) Algorithms
6 145 (10.04%) Hedge funds
7 138 (9.56%) Data Structures
8 123 (8.52%) Fixed Income
9 110 (7.62%) Mathematics
10 73 (5.06%) Fintech
11 65 (4.50%) Derivative
12 48 (3.32%) Physics
13 44 (3.05%) Data Centre
14 27 (1.87%) Management Information System
15 25 (1.73%) Client/Server
16 21 (1.45%) User Experience
17 20 (1.39%) Visualisation
18 18 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
19 16 (1.11%) Spread Betting
19 16 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 494 (34.21%) Linux
2 360 (24.93%) Unix
3 90 (6.23%) Windows
4 25 (1.73%) Android
4 25 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (1.52%) Solaris
6 20 (1.39%) Windows Server
7 15 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.04%) CentOS
8 5 (0.35%) AIX
8 5 (0.35%) SUSE
8 5 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.14%) Debian
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 598 (41.41%) Multithreading
2 426 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (21.81%) Software Engineering
4 248 (17.17%) TDD
5 246 (17.04%) OO
6 193 (13.37%) Electronic Trading
7 164 (11.36%) Concurrent Programming
8 152 (10.53%) Algorithmic Trading
9 140 (9.70%) High Availability
10 99 (6.86%) SDLC
11 98 (6.79%) Proprietary Trading
12 89 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
13 88 (6.09%) Analytics
14 84 (5.82%) E-Commerce
15 77 (5.33%) DevOps
16 74 (5.12%) Risk Management
17 73 (5.06%) OOP
18 69 (4.78%) Open Source
19 68 (4.71%) Functional Programming
20 65 (4.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 738 (51.11%) Java
2 460 (31.86%) C++
3 408 (28.25%) Python
4 227 (15.72%) SQL
5 216 (14.96%) C#
6 198 (13.71%) JavaScript
7 97 (6.72%) Perl
8 89 (6.16%) C
9 78 (5.40%) Scala
10 68 (4.71%) Bash Shell
11 61 (4.22%) Ruby
12 37 (2.56%) Erlang
13 32 (2.22%) R
14 26 (1.80%) F#
15 25 (1.73%) PHP
16 16 (1.11%) Shell Script
17 12 (0.83%) MATLAB
18 10 (0.69%) PowerShell
18 10 (0.69%) T-SQL
19 9 (0.62%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 386 (26.73%) Degree
2 71 (4.92%) PhD
3 63 (4.36%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (3.05%) CCNP
5 32 (2.22%) CCIE
6 25 (1.73%) CCNA
7 10 (0.69%) JNCIA
7 10 (0.69%) JNCIP
8 8 (0.55%) JNCIE
9 7 (0.48%) JNCIS
10 6 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.069%) CCNP Voice
12 1 (0.069%) MCSA
12 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.069%) RHCE
12 1 (0.069%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.08%) QA
2 2 (0.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.069%) MiFID
System Software
1 33 (2.29%) Docker
2 16 (1.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.21%) Varnish
5 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.069%) KVM
6 1 (0.069%) oVirt
6 1 (0.069%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 46 (3.19%) Puppet
2 38 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (2.42%) Nagios
4 17 (1.18%) Ansible
5 14 (0.97%) Graphite
6 10 (0.69%) Cobbler
7 8 (0.55%) ZABBIX
8 6 (0.42%) Grafana
8 6 (0.42%) Pingdom
8 6 (0.42%) Salt
8 6 (0.42%) yum
9 5 (0.35%) Icinga
9 5 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.21%) SCOM
11 1 (0.069%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.069%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.069%) Endace
11 1 (0.069%) Mesos
11 1 (0.069%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 107 (7.41%) TIBCO
2 74 (5.12%) Cisco
3 66 (4.57%) Oracle
4 36 (2.49%) Juniper
5 30 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 30 (2.08%) Splunk
6 26 (1.80%) Bloomberg
6 26 (1.80%) Google
6 26 (1.80%) Sybase
7 22 (1.52%) Microsoft
8 16 (1.11%) Sun
9 15 (1.04%) Currenex
10 14 (0.97%) Adobe
10 14 (0.97%) F5
10 14 (0.97%) SolarWinds
11 13 (0.90%) Facebook
11 13 (0.90%) Solace
12 11 (0.76%) CyberSource
13 10 (0.69%) StreamBase
14 8 (0.55%) EMC
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Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and pension
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Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
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Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
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Salary: £110000 - £125000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: Benefits
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London
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: DOE
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London
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
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South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus+benefits
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London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Contract: £450-£550
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £120,000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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London
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Salary: £150000 - £175000 per annum + Package
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
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Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
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Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
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