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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 637 625 663
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +38
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 21 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.085% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.098% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 40
Median salary £110,000 £90,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £110,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-68.18% +144.44%
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
37554 38789 42993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.12% 87.11% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32308 32375 35356
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 £39,863 £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 3 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 3 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% 4
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 39 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 28 (71.79%) Java
3 25 (64.10%) C++
3 25 (64.10%) Electronic Trading
4 23 (58.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (51.28%) Unix
6 17 (43.59%) Front Office
7 16 (41.03%) Multithreading
8 12 (30.77%) Linux
9 11 (28.21%) Finance
10 10 (25.64%) Banking
11 9 (23.08%) Code Optimisation
12 8 (20.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 7 (17.95%) TIBCO EMS
13 7 (17.95%) TIBCO
13 7 (17.95%) Rendezvous
13 7 (17.95%) SQL
13 7 (17.95%) Oracle
14 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (15.38%) Proprietary Trading
14 6 (15.38%) OO
14 6 (15.38%) Python
14 6 (15.38%) Derivative
14 6 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
15 5 (12.82%) Degree
15 5 (12.82%) FIX Protocol
15 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
16 4 (10.26%) JMS
16 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
16 4 (10.26%) OOP

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 (7.69%) KDB
General
1 17 (43.59%) Front Office
2 11 (28.21%) Finance
3 10 (25.64%) Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.21%) C++ Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) FX Support Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) Low Latency C++ Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Production Support Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Quantitative Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Java Analyst Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Java Quantitative Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Linux Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Low Latency Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (17.95%) Rendezvous
2 7 (17.95%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (12.82%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (10.26%) JMS
4 4 (10.26%) Ultra Messaging
5 2 (5.13%) Spring
5 2 (5.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (58.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (15.38%) Derivative
3 3 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.56%) Equities
5 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Unix
2 12 (30.77%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 25 (64.10%) Electronic Trading
3 16 (41.03%) Multithreading
4 9 (23.08%) Code Optimisation
5 6 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
5 6 (15.38%) OO
5 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (15.38%) Proprietary Trading
6 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.26%) OOP
8 3 (7.69%) DevOps
8 3 (7.69%) High Availability
8 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.69%) Service Management
8 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.69%) Systematic Trading
9 2 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) Java
2 25 (64.10%) C++
3 7 (17.95%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) C
5 4 (10.26%) Perl
5 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
1 7 (17.95%) TIBCO
2 3 (7.69%) Solace
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