The first table below looks at the demand for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank - 245 246
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.15% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £42,500 £75,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -43.70%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5895 5879 5372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.29% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4784 4840 4696
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Low Latency
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the North West region.

Low Latency Salary Trend in the North West

Low Latency
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing 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 Low Latency.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) Middleware
1 13 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) HTTP
3 6 (46.15%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) N-Tier
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (15.38%) TIBCO

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing 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 Low Latency. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
3 4 (30.77%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) TIBCO