The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 143 163 175
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 12 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +36.84%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%
Low Latency
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2606 2847 3212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.20% 90.50% 86.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1819 2152
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,950 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Low Latency as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Low Latency
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Low Latency Salary Trend in Scotland

Low Latency
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Glasgow +5 12 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Low Latency
UK

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Equities
3 10 (76.92%) Unix
4 8 (61.54%) JMS
4 8 (61.54%) SonicMQ
4 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
4 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Kafka
4 8 (61.54%) Apache Qpid
5 4 (30.77%) Front Office
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Middleware
6 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (23.08%) Spring
6 3 (23.08%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Derivative
7 2 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 2 (15.38%) Hedge funds
7 2 (15.38%) GemFire
7 2 (15.38%) Market Making
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (15.38%) Python
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (61.54%) Apache Qpid
2 2 (15.38%) GemFire
3 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) BigTable
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Front Office
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Messaging Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) JMS
1 8 (61.54%) Kafka
1 8 (61.54%) SonicMQ
2 3 (23.08%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
4 1 (7.69%) Swing
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
4 1 (7.69%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Equities
2 3 (23.08%) Derivative
2 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (15.38%) Hedge funds
4 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Market Making
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Complex Event Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Systematic Trading
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Smalltalk
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase
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