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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 594 645 626
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 18 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.027% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.031% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 27
Median salary £75,000 £85,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,200
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £55,500
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
34720 38836 40986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.82% 88.26% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30078 32731 33779
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +52 9 £75,000 -10.44% 1
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 40 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 29 (72.50%) C++
3 20 (50.00%) Linux
4 18 (45.00%) Java
5 16 (40.00%) Finance
6 14 (35.00%) Multithreading
7 11 (27.50%) Electronic Trading
7 11 (27.50%) Unix
7 11 (27.50%) High-Frequency Trading
8 10 (25.00%) Front Office
8 10 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (22.50%) Algorithmic Trading
10 8 (20.00%) Derivative
10 8 (20.00%) Degree
10 8 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (17.50%) Banking
11 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (17.50%) Proprietary Trading
12 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
13 5 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
13 5 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (12.50%) Hedge funds
13 5 (12.50%) Python
13 5 (12.50%) Perl
13 5 (12.50%) SQL
13 5 (12.50%) Oracle
13 5 (12.50%) STL
14 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
14 4 (10.00%) OO
14 4 (10.00%) 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 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) dotTrace
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Front Office
3 7 (17.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) C++ Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Java Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Low Latency C++ Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 5 (12.50%) FX Support Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Quantitative Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (12.50%) STL
3 4 (10.00%) JMS
3 4 (10.00%) Spring
4 2 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (5.00%) Akka
4 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.00%) Rendezvous
4 2 (5.00%) REST
4 2 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (5.00%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (2.50%) Task Parallel Library
5 1 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Derivative
1 8 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (12.50%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) Physics
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Unix
3 3 (7.50%) Solaris
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) SUSE
4 2 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 14 (35.00%) Multithreading
3 11 (27.50%) Electronic Trading
3 11 (27.50%) High-Frequency Trading
4 9 (22.50%) Algorithmic Trading
5 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (17.50%) Proprietary Trading
6 4 (10.00%) OO
6 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.50%) Build Automation
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.50%) OOD
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.50%) Release Management
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
7 3 (7.50%) Systematic Trading
7 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) C++
2 18 (45.00%) Java
3 5 (12.50%) Perl
3 5 (12.50%) Python
3 5 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.00%) C
5 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) PhD
3 2 (5.00%) CCNP
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) Solace
3 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.00%) Veritas
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) VMware
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