The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Low Latency
England / South West
Rank 226 242 242
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.060% 0.018% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.020% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -20.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £75,250
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4381 4902 5241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.29% 88.90% 86.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3583 4107 4411
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 the South West

Low Latency
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Low Latency Salary Trend in the South West

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Low Latency across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Low Latency Salary Histogram in the South West

Low Latency
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire - 2 £57,500 -
Somerset - 1 £42,500 -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) High Availability
4 8 (61.54%) Software Delivery
4 8 (61.54%) Retail
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) RUP
5 6 (46.15%) OO
5 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
5 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
6 5 (38.46%) DevOps
6 5 (38.46%) Puppet
6 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (30.77%) Unix
7 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle
7 4 (30.77%) Tivoli
7 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
7 4 (30.77%) DSDM
7 4 (30.77%) Python
7 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
7 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 4 (30.77%) Project Management
7 4 (30.77%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
7 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
7 4 (30.77%) Ruby

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (30.77%) CloudStack
1 4 (30.77%) OpenStack
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Qpid
3 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
1 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Front Office
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Guice
1 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) RESTful
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
2 1 (7.69%) Kafka
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) ASIC
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) High Availability
4 8 (61.54%) RUP
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) Software Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) DevOps
6 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
7 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
7 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 4 (30.77%) DSDM
7 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
7 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (30.77%) Presales
7 4 (30.77%) Project Management
7 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
7 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
7 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) Ruby
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
2 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
1 4 (30.77%) Xen
1 4 (30.77%) XenServer
2 1 (7.69%) iptables
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) Cobbler
2 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (30.77%) Tivoli
3 2 (15.38%) Nagios
4 1 (7.69%) Check_MK
4 1 (7.69%) Grafana
4 1 (7.69%) Graylog
4 1 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (7.69%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) EnterpriseDB
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Infobright
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) New Relic
3 1 (7.69%) PagerDuty
3 1 (7.69%) Qualys
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk