The table below looks at the statistics for Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 597 636 657
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 19 16 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.036% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.041% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 30
Median salary £75,000 £83,750 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £55,200
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £97,500 £91,000
UK excluding London median salary - £56,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +15.89%
Ultra-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
35244 38971 42065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.57% 87.91% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30536 32722 34884
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 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Ultra-Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Ultra-Low Latency as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ultra-Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ultra-Low Latency
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency across the London region.

Ultra-Low Latency Salary Trend in London

Ultra-Low Latency
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Ultra-Low Latency Salary Histogram in London

Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +66 8 £80,000 -4.47% 4
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency.

1 42 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 30 (71.43%) C++
3 21 (50.00%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) Linux
4 16 (38.10%) Unix
5 15 (35.71%) Finance
6 14 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 14 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
7 11 (26.19%) Front Office
7 11 (26.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (23.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (21.43%) Degree
9 9 (21.43%) Algorithmic Trading
10 8 (19.05%) Derivative
11 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (16.67%) Proprietary Trading
11 7 (16.67%) Banking
11 7 (16.67%) Python
11 7 (16.67%) SQL
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle
12 6 (14.29%) Perl
12 6 (14.29%) OO
12 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 5 (11.90%) FIX Protocol
13 5 (11.90%) STL
14 4 (9.52%) C
14 4 (9.52%) C#
14 4 (9.52%) JMS
14 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
14 4 (9.52%) Spring

Ultra-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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) dotTrace
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Front Office
3 7 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) C++ Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Low Latency C++ Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) FX Support Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Production Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (11.90%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (11.90%) STL
3 4 (9.52%) JMS
3 4 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.76%) Akka
4 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.76%) Rendezvous
4 2 (4.76%) REST
4 2 (4.76%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (4.76%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (2.38%) Task Parallel Library
5 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (19.05%) Derivative
3 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) Hedge funds
5 3 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.76%) Clustering
6 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.38%) Physics
7 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) Solaris
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) SUSE
4 2 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 14 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 14 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 9 (21.43%) Algorithmic Trading
4 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (16.67%) Proprietary Trading
5 6 (14.29%) OO
6 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.14%) DevOps
7 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.14%) OOD
7 3 (7.14%) OOP
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.14%) Service Management
7 3 (7.14%) Systematic Trading
8 2 (4.76%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) C++
2 21 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (16.67%) Python
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) Perl
5 4 (9.52%) C
5 4 (9.52%) C#
6 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.76%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) PhD
3 2 (4.76%) CCNP
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco
2 2 (4.76%) Fortinet
2 2 (4.76%) Palo Alto
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.76%) Solace
2 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
2 2 (4.76%) Veritas
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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