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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 231 251 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.019% 0.017% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.019% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £59,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -11.76%
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
4600 5191 5665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.97% 88.52% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3812 4381 4663
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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
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 2 December 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
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Low Latency
England

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 South West region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (36.00%) Juniper
3 9 (36.00%) ASIC
3 9 (36.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (36.00%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (36.00%) High Availability
4 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (32.00%) Software Delivery
4 8 (32.00%) High-Frequency Trading
4 8 (32.00%) Retail
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (32.00%) RUP
5 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) LAN
5 7 (28.00%) Front Office
5 7 (28.00%) Network Architecture
6 6 (24.00%) Back Office
6 6 (24.00%) WAN
6 6 (24.00%) HTTP
6 6 (24.00%) VPN
6 6 (24.00%) HTTPS
7 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (20.00%) XML

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 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) CloudStack
2 4 (16.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) ColdFusion
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (24.00%) HTTP
2 6 (24.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (24.00%) VPN
2 6 (24.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
3 4 (16.00%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Maven
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (32.00%) Retail
2 7 (28.00%) Front Office
3 6 (24.00%) Back Office
4 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) Guice
2 4 (16.00%) RESTful
2 4 (16.00%) Spring
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (8.00%) Kafka
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) LAMP
4 1 (4.00%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) ASIC
1 9 (36.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (16.00%) User Experience
4 2 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (36.00%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (36.00%) High Availability
4 8 (32.00%) High-Frequency Trading
4 8 (32.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) RUP
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) Software Delivery
5 7 (28.00%) Network Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) API Integration
6 4 (16.00%) BDD
6 4 (16.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 4 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) Kanban
6 4 (16.00%) Microservices
6 4 (16.00%) Mobile First
6 4 (16.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) Ruby
2 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) vSphere
1 4 (16.00%) Xen
1 4 (16.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Cobbler
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
1 4 (16.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (4.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat