The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 64 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.12% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £62,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -3.52%
Low Latency
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
495 447 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.33% 76.02% 81.64%
Number of salaries quoted 448 364 388
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Low Latency
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Low Latency Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Low Latency Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Low Latency
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 1 £60,000 +45.45%
Low Latency
West Midlands

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Middleware
3 12 (75.00%) Erlang
3 12 (75.00%) Functional Programming
4 11 (68.75%) Scala
5 10 (62.50%) Haskell
5 10 (62.50%) Java
6 9 (56.25%) Internet
7 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (50.00%) C#
7 8 (50.00%) .NET
7 8 (50.00%) Multithreading
7 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
7 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (43.75%) F#
8 7 (43.75%) SQL
9 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
10 5 (31.25%) UNIX
11 4 (25.00%) Web Development
11 4 (25.00%) Open Source
11 4 (25.00%) Complex Event Processing
11 4 (25.00%) C++
11 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
12 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
12 3 (18.75%) Finance
12 3 (18.75%) Grid Computing
12 3 (18.75%) Clojure
12 3 (18.75%) Riak
12 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
12 3 (18.75%) Computer Science

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Internet
2 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) AccuRev
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Middleware Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Software Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Middleware
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Open Source
2 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Grid Computing
4 2 (12.50%) Blog
5 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Functional Programming
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) Complex Event Processing
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Erlang
2 11 (68.75%) Scala
3 10 (62.50%) Haskell
3 10 (62.50%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (43.75%) F#
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) C++
7 3 (18.75%) Clojure
8 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft