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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ultra-Low Latency
England / London
Rank 530 634 606
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -28
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 44 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.044% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.049% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 37
Median salary £92,500 £97,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £79,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £100,500 £102,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £110,000

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
29982 36703 36467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.95% 89.21% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25159 31350 30577
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 £39,000 £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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +55 30 £90,000 -5.26% 3
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 78 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 57 (73.08%) Linux
3 50 (64.10%) C++
4 45 (57.69%) Multithreading
5 39 (50.00%) Finance
6 34 (43.59%) Unix
7 26 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
8 24 (30.77%) Banking
8 24 (30.77%) Java
8 24 (30.77%) Front Office
9 19 (24.36%) TIBCO
9 19 (24.36%) Rendezvous
10 17 (21.79%) JMS
10 17 (21.79%) TIBCO EMS
11 16 (20.51%) Equities
12 15 (19.23%) Hedge funds
13 14 (17.95%) Mathematics
14 12 (15.38%) Python
15 11 (14.10%) Windows
15 11 (14.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 10 (12.82%) Algorithms
16 10 (12.82%) Perl
16 10 (12.82%) STL
16 10 (12.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 9 (11.54%) Open Source
17 9 (11.54%) Code Optimisation
18 8 (10.26%) SDLC
18 8 (10.26%) Investment Banking
19 7 (8.97%) Algorithmic Trading
19 7 (8.97%) FIX Protocol

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.13%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (1.28%) InfiniBand
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) GDB
2 1 (1.28%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 39 (50.00%) Finance
2 24 (30.77%) Banking
2 24 (30.77%) Front Office
3 8 (10.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (84.62%) Developer
2 43 (55.13%) C++ Developer
3 24 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 19 (24.36%) Low Latency C++ Developer
5 13 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 12 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (14.10%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 11 (14.10%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Front Office Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Administrator
9 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.41%) Systems Integrator
9 5 (6.41%) Unix Systems Integrator
10 4 (5.13%) Core Java Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Investment Banking Java Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.13%) Market Data Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Linux Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Splunk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) Rendezvous
2 17 (21.79%) JMS
2 17 (21.79%) TIBCO EMS
3 10 (12.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (12.82%) STL
4 7 (8.97%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (7.69%) Ultra Messaging
6 4 (5.13%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Equities
2 15 (19.23%) Hedge funds
3 11 (14.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (12.82%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.41%) Derivative
7 4 (5.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (3.85%) Eurex
9 2 (2.56%) Clustering
10 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.28%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 57 (73.08%) Linux
2 34 (43.59%) Unix
3 11 (14.10%) Windows
4 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.41%) SUSE
5 4 (5.13%) Solaris
6 3 (3.85%) AIX
6 3 (3.85%) CentOS
6 3 (3.85%) Debian
7 2 (2.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 45 (57.69%) Multithreading
3 26 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
4 14 (17.95%) Mathematics
5 9 (11.54%) Code Optimisation
5 9 (11.54%) Open Source
6 8 (10.26%) SDLC
7 7 (8.97%) Algorithmic Trading
7 7 (8.97%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.41%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.41%) Process Management
8 5 (6.41%) Proprietary Trading
9 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.13%) High Availability
10 3 (3.85%) DevOps
10 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 3 (3.85%) Kernel Tuning
11 2 (2.56%) Build Automation
11 2 (2.56%) High-Frequency Trading
11 2 (2.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.10%) C++
2 24 (30.77%) Java
3 12 (15.38%) Python
4 10 (12.82%) Perl
5 5 (6.41%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.85%) Bourne shell
7 3 (3.85%) C-shell
7 3 (3.85%) Korn
7 3 (3.85%) PHP
8 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.56%) C
8 2 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Puppet
2 4 (5.13%) Nagios
3 3 (3.85%) CFEngine
3 3 (3.85%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.28%) Control-M
4 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.28%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (24.36%) TIBCO
2 6 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.13%) Bloomberg
3 4 (5.13%) Reuters
4 3 (3.85%) CQG
4 3 (3.85%) EccoWare
4 3 (3.85%) Fidessa
4 3 (3.85%) GL TRADE
4 3 (3.85%) ION Trading
4 3 (3.85%) NYFIX
4 3 (3.85%) Patsystems
4 3 (3.85%) Splunk
4 3 (3.85%) VMware
5 2 (2.56%) Veritas
6 1 (1.28%) FactSet
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) Remedy
6 1 (1.28%) Solace
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