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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ultra-Low Latency over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 626 609 584
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -25
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 19 44 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 49
Average salary £95,000 £80,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,500 £100,000 £130,000
UK excluding London average salary - £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.31%
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
35920 35617 37447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.84% 85.70% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30668 29923 30305
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% -

Ultra-Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency within the London region over the 3 months to 11 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
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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 +52 14 £90,000 +5.88% 1
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency.

1 35 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 22 (62.86%) Electronic Trading
3 19 (54.29%) Multithreading
3 19 (54.29%) Finance
4 18 (51.43%) Java
5 17 (48.57%) Unix
5 17 (48.57%) C++
5 17 (48.57%) Linux
6 16 (45.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (34.29%) Front Office
8 9 (25.71%) Python
9 8 (22.86%) Perl
9 8 (22.86%) OO
9 8 (22.86%) Code Optimisation
10 7 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
10 7 (20.00%) STL
10 7 (20.00%) TIBCO
10 7 (20.00%) Rendezvous
11 6 (17.14%) C
11 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
11 6 (17.14%) Banking
12 5 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 5 (14.29%) OOD
12 5 (14.29%) Solaris
12 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
13 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
13 4 (11.43%) High Availability
13 4 (11.43%) Degree
13 4 (11.43%) Solace

Ultra-Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SAN
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Front Office
3 6 (17.14%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C++ Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Linux Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Java Analyst Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Perl Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Rendezvous
1 7 (20.00%) STL
1 7 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (8.57%) JMS
3 3 (8.57%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (8.57%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Derivative
3 2 (5.71%) Equities
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Linux
1 17 (48.57%) Unix
2 5 (14.29%) Solaris
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 22 (62.86%) Electronic Trading
3 19 (54.29%) Multithreading
4 8 (22.86%) Code Optimisation
4 8 (22.86%) OO
5 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
6 5 (14.29%) OOD
7 4 (11.43%) High Availability
7 4 (11.43%) Proprietary Trading
8 3 (8.57%) OOP
9 2 (5.71%) Algorithmic Trading
9 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.71%) DevOps
9 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 2 (5.71%) Kernel Tuning
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) Process Management
10 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) C++
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 8 (22.86%) Perl
5 6 (17.14%) C
6 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) CFEngine
1 2 (5.71%) Nagios
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 4 (11.43%) Solace
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
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