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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 608 601 592
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 14 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.071% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.084% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 33
Average salary £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £67,200 £57,600
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary - £55,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
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
37857 39249 37070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.76% 84.57% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31945 32349 30721
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +20 13 £78,750 -4.54% 6
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 35 (83.33%) C++
3 31 (73.81%) Linux
4 27 (64.29%) Finance
4 27 (64.29%) Multithreading
5 22 (52.38%) UNIX
6 20 (47.62%) STL
7 19 (45.24%) C
8 13 (30.95%) Solaris
9 12 (28.57%) OO
10 11 (26.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 10 (23.81%) Front Office
11 10 (23.81%) OOD
12 9 (21.43%) Java
13 8 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
14 7 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
14 7 (16.67%) Ultra Messaging
15 6 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
15 6 (14.29%) JMS
15 6 (14.29%) TIBCO
15 6 (14.29%) Rendezvous
16 5 (11.90%) FIX Protocol
16 5 (11.90%) Banking
16 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
17 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
17 4 (9.52%) Hedge funds
17 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
18 3 (7.14%) Python
18 3 (7.14%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (7.14%) Multicast
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) VLAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) KDB
General
1 27 (64.29%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Front Office
3 5 (11.90%) Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) C++ Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Administrator
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Systems Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Programmer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) STL
2 11 (26.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (16.67%) Ultra Messaging
4 6 (14.29%) JMS
4 6 (14.29%) Rendezvous
4 6 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
5 5 (11.90%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (9.52%) Hedge funds
2 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Equities
4 2 (4.76%) Eurex
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Linux
2 22 (52.38%) UNIX
3 13 (30.95%) Solaris
4 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Windows
5 2 (4.76%) SUSE
5 2 (4.76%) Debian
5 2 (4.76%) Fedora
5 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 27 (64.29%) Multithreading
3 12 (28.57%) OO
4 10 (23.81%) OOD
5 7 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
5 7 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.76%) Scrum
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.38%) TDD
9 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.38%) DevOps
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (2.38%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.38%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) C++
2 19 (45.24%) C
3 9 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 3 (7.14%) Python
4 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Nagios
1 2 (4.76%) ZABBIX
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Patsystems
4 2 (4.76%) GL TRADE
4 2 (4.76%) NYFIX
5 1 (2.38%) Intel
5 1 (2.38%) Splunk
5 1 (2.38%) SevOne
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