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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 610 647 653
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 22 29 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.065% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.075% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 39
Median salary £107,500 £85,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £75,250 £69,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £102,250 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £56,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-38.05% +25.55%
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
36072 38892 43116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.47% 87.47% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 31140 32563 35776
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 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +46 3 £82,500 -5.71% 3
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 41 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 29 (70.73%) Java
3 24 (58.54%) C++
4 22 (53.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 22 (53.66%) Electronic Trading
5 19 (46.34%) Front Office
5 19 (46.34%) Unix
6 17 (41.46%) Multithreading
7 13 (31.71%) Linux
8 12 (29.27%) Banking
9 11 (26.83%) Finance
10 9 (21.95%) Code Optimisation
11 8 (19.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 7 (17.07%) SQL
12 7 (17.07%) Oracle
12 7 (17.07%) Derivative
12 7 (17.07%) Algorithmic Trading
12 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (17.07%) Proprietary Trading
13 6 (14.63%) Python
13 6 (14.63%) JMS
14 5 (12.20%) OO
14 5 (12.20%) TIBCO
14 5 (12.20%) Rendezvous
14 5 (12.20%) TIBCO EMS
14 5 (12.20%) Degree
14 5 (12.20%) FIX Protocol
15 4 (9.76%) Ultra Messaging
15 4 (9.76%) Spring
15 4 (9.76%) Shell Script

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) KDB
General
1 19 (46.34%) Front Office
2 12 (29.27%) Banking
3 11 (26.83%) Finance
4 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 19 (46.34%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.83%) C++ Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Low Latency C++ Developer
5 7 (17.07%) FX Support Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Production Support Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Quantitative Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Front Office Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Java Quantitative Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Low Latency Java Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (14.63%) JMS
3 5 (12.20%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (12.20%) Rendezvous
3 5 (12.20%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (9.76%) Spring
4 4 (9.76%) Ultra Messaging
5 2 (4.88%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (4.88%) Akka
5 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.88%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (4.88%) REST
5 2 (4.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (17.07%) Derivative
3 3 (7.32%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Equities
5 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Unix
2 13 (31.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 22 (53.66%) Electronic Trading
3 17 (41.46%) Multithreading
4 9 (21.95%) Code Optimisation
5 7 (17.07%) Algorithmic Trading
5 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (17.07%) Proprietary Trading
6 5 (12.20%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) OOP
8 3 (7.32%) DevOps
8 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.32%) Service Management
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.32%) Systematic Trading
9 2 (4.88%) BDD
9 2 (4.88%) Concurrent Programming
9 2 (4.88%) Microservices
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) Java
2 24 (58.54%) C++
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) Python
5 4 (9.76%) Perl
5 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.32%) C
6 3 (7.32%) C#
7 2 (4.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.44%) Solace
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