The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 41 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 1 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.51% 4.21% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 5.31% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 11
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.77%
Low Latency
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 226 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 87.37% 79.30% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 150 157 173
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £57,500
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 Stoke-on-Trent

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

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Low Latency
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Low Latency Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Low Latency
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Haskell
1 2 (100.00%) Erlang
1 2 (100.00%) F#
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Complex Event Processing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Grid Computing

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Complex Event Processing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Haskell
1 2 (100.00%) Erlang
1 2 (100.00%) F#
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree