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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 245 224 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.065% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.079% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £45,000 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+30.55% +9.77%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5155 5089 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.33% 82.49% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4322 4127 3566
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,175
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) JBoss
4 4 (30.77%) RUP
4 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (30.77%) MSMQ
4 4 (30.77%) Sybase
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
4 4 (30.77%) Middleware
4 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (23.08%) NAS
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Electronics
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 4 (30.77%) JBoss
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) NAS
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) AccuRev
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) MSMQ
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
1 4 (30.77%) WPF
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) CSS3
2 2 (15.38%) Laravel
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
1 2 (15.38%) DTV
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
2 4 (30.77%) UML
2 4 (30.77%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) RUP
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) Capistrano
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Sybase
2 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
4 2 (15.38%) SAP