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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ultra-Low Latency
Rank 594 655 626
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -29
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 19 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.036% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.041% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 35
Median salary £95,000 £82,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £65,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £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
34170 38982 39299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.84% 88.27% 86.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29512 32907 32310
Median salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 September 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 September 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 +40 8 £95,000 +20.63% 4
Ultra-Low Latency
England

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 31 (77.50%) C++
3 24 (60.00%) Linux
4 20 (50.00%) Finance
5 19 (47.50%) Multithreading
6 14 (35.00%) Java
7 13 (32.50%) Unix
8 12 (30.00%) Algorithmic Trading
9 11 (27.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (25.00%) Front Office
11 9 (22.50%) High-Frequency Trading
11 9 (22.50%) Derivative
12 8 (20.00%) Banking
12 8 (20.00%) Degree
12 8 (20.00%) STL
12 8 (20.00%) Proprietary Trading
13 7 (17.50%) Electronic Trading
14 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
14 6 (15.00%) Hedge funds
15 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (12.50%) Build Automation
15 5 (12.50%) QA
15 5 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
15 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
15 5 (12.50%) C
15 5 (12.50%) JMS
16 4 (10.00%) OO
16 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
16 4 (10.00%) Open Source

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
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) GDB
2 1 (2.50%) dotTrace
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Front Office
3 8 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) C++ Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Low Latency C++ Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Market Data Developer
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 11 (27.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (20.00%) STL
3 5 (12.50%) JMS
4 3 (7.50%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (7.50%) Rendezvous
4 3 (7.50%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (7.50%) Ultra Messaging
5 2 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (5.00%) Akka
5 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.00%) REST
5 2 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (2.50%) .NET
6 1 (2.50%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (2.50%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Derivative
2 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Hedge funds
3 5 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (7.50%) Equities
4 3 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.00%) Clustering
5 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.50%) Physics
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) 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 19 (47.50%) Multithreading
3 12 (30.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 9 (22.50%) High-Frequency Trading
5 8 (20.00%) Proprietary Trading
6 7 (17.50%) Electronic Trading
7 5 (12.50%) Build Automation
7 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.00%) OO
8 4 (10.00%) Open Source
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.50%) OOD
9 3 (7.50%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (7.50%) Release Management
10 2 (5.00%) BDD
10 2 (5.00%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (5.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C++
2 14 (35.00%) Java
3 5 (12.50%) C
4 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.50%) Perl
5 3 (7.50%) Python
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 5 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco
1 3 (7.50%) TIBCO
2 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.00%) Solace
2 2 (5.00%) Veritas
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
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