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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 145 162 137
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 15 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.13% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.16% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 14
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
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
2911 3107 2551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.80% 83.21% 82.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1827 2000 1661
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Low Latency Salary Histogram in Scotland

Low Latency
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +14 13 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Dundee -1 2 £42,233 +20.66%
Low Latency
UK

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) Sybase
4 8 (42.11%) C++
4 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
4 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
5 7 (36.84%) Python
5 7 (36.84%) Financial Institution
5 7 (36.84%) Workflow
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) XML
6 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 6 (31.58%) Analytics
7 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
7 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
7 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
7 5 (26.32%) Firewall
7 5 (26.32%) Front Office
8 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) Spring
8 4 (21.05%) Maven
8 4 (21.05%) Derivative
8 4 (21.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Drupal
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) InfiniBand
2 2 (10.53%) LDAP
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
2 2 (10.53%) SNMP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Hudson
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Trac
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Financial Institution
3 5 (26.32%) Front Office
4 3 (15.79%) Banking
5 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) C++ Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Real Time Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Market Data Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Information Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) STL
5 1 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
2 4 (21.05%) Derivative
2 4 (21.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
4 2 (10.53%) Grid Computing
4 2 (10.53%) Informatics
4 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) Life Science
4 2 (10.53%) Health Informatics
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) CentOS
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Workflow
3 6 (31.58%) Analytics
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) OOP
4 4 (21.05%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
3 7 (36.84%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) RHCE
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Nagios
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Sybase
2 4 (21.05%) Cognos
2 4 (21.05%) Pega
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Brocade
4 2 (10.53%) Opsware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits Package
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