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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Low Latency
Rank 62 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 16 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.24% 2.95% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 3.74% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 5
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,995 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+0.01% -7.87%
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
513 535 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 71.85% 78.91% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 400 453 315
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +7 12 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Low Latency
West Midlands

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) Linux
1 12 (63.16%) Erlang
1 12 (63.16%) F#
1 12 (63.16%) Scala
1 12 (63.16%) Functional Programming
2 11 (57.89%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Middleware
4 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
5 8 (42.11%) Haskell
6 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
6 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
8 5 (26.32%) Complex Event Processing
8 5 (26.32%) Clojure
8 5 (26.32%) WinForms
8 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) OO
9 4 (21.05%) Web Development
9 4 (21.05%) Open Source
10 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
10 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
10 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 3 (15.79%) Internet
10 3 (15.79%) C++

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) OLTP
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Team Leader
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Middleware Team Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) Middleware
3 5 (26.32%) WinForms
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Remoting
4 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) Classic ASP
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Blog
3 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 2 (10.53%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Functional Programming
2 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Complex Event Processing
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Erlang
1 12 (63.16%) F#
1 12 (63.16%) Scala
2 11 (57.89%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Haskell
4 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
5 5 (26.32%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) Clojure
6 3 (15.79%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) VB
7 2 (10.53%) VB6
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.26%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, childcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, childcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 26 days ago