The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 423 445 324
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -121
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 674 651 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.61% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.71% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 603 601 925
Median salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +46.34%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86605 92119 101627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.39% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72063 74807 82623
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

Low Latency
Salary Trend

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

Low Latency Salary Trend in the UK

Low Latency
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Low Latency over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 within the UK.

Low Latency Salary Histogram in the UK

Low Latency
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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
England +34 666 £75,000 +3.44% 122
London +28 606 £80,000 +6.66% 97
City of London +38 140 £70,000 -6.66% 34
South East +38 27 £50,000 -9.09% 8
East of England +23 19 £62,500 +4.16% 12
Cambridgeshire - 16 £63,750 - 10
Cambridge - 16 £63,750 - 9
Reading +24 13 £50,000 -33.33% 1
Berkshire +22 13 £50,000 -33.33% 1
Surrey +5 7 £59,250 +12.85% 4
Staffordshire 0 6 £67,500 -3.57%
West Midlands -15 6 £67,500 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire +28 4 £43,750 - 3
Leeds +15 4 £50,000 +17.64%
West Yorkshire +14 4 £50,000 +17.64%
Yorkshire +14 4 £50,000 +17.64%
St Albans +10 3 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Hertfordshire -8 3 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -9 3 £67,500 +12.50%
North West +23 2 £70,000 +64.70% 3
Oxfordshire +4 2 £55,000 -15.38%
High Wycombe +4 2 £47,500 -
Manchester +3 2 £70,000 +64.70% 3
Epsom -2 2 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Guildford -6 2 £48,500 -3.00% 3
Buckingham - 2 £40,000 - 1
Cwmbran - 2 £45,000 -
South Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Torfaen - 2 £45,000 -

Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 789 (50.74%) Java
2 778 (50.03%) Finance
3 638 (41.03%) Multithreading
4 522 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
5 510 (32.80%) Linux
6 469 (30.16%) C++
7 446 (28.68%) Degree
8 399 (25.66%) Python
9 364 (23.41%) Software Engineering
10 363 (23.34%) Unix
11 307 (19.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 295 (18.97%) TDD
13 276 (17.75%) Computer Science
14 273 (17.56%) OO
15 261 (16.78%) C#
16 255 (16.40%) Front Office
17 250 (16.08%) SQL
18 238 (15.31%) JavaScript
19 209 (13.44%) Banking
20 200 (12.86%) .NET
21 195 (12.54%) High Availability
22 194 (12.48%) Electronic Trading
23 189 (12.15%) Concurrent Programming
24 186 (11.96%) FIX Protocol
25 179 (11.51%) Equities
26 166 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
27 160 (10.29%) J2SE
28 149 (9.58%) Algorithmic Trading
29 147 (9.45%) Algorithms
30 140 (9.00%) Data Structures

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills 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 32 (2.06%) Apache Spark
2 31 (1.99%) Apache
2 31 (1.99%) Node.js
3 21 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 19 (1.22%) CMS
5 17 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (1.03%) WebSphere
7 12 (0.77%) Apache TomEE
8 6 (0.39%) Apache Solr
8 6 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
9 5 (0.32%) nginx
10 4 (0.26%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.26%) Confluence
10 4 (0.26%) Drupal
10 4 (0.26%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.19%) JBoss
12 2 (0.13%) GemFire
12 2 (0.13%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.58%) MS Office
3 6 (0.39%) MS Project
3 6 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.71%) MetaTrader
2 5 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.26%) RMDS
4 3 (0.19%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.13%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.064%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 105 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (3.09%) Amazon Kinesis
3 43 (2.77%) AWS Lambda
4 42 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (1.35%) SaaS
7 19 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (1.16%) Amazon S3
9 14 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
10 12 (0.77%) GitHub
10 12 (0.77%) Google Analytics
10 12 (0.77%) PaaS
11 2 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.064%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.064%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 108 (6.95%) Multicast
2 71 (4.57%) TCP/IP
3 40 (2.57%) BGP
4 39 (2.51%) WAN
5 38 (2.44%) LAN
6 36 (2.32%) Firewall
7 35 (2.25%) Internet
8 32 (2.06%) OSPF
9 28 (1.80%) MPLS
10 25 (1.61%) Network Security
11 21 (1.35%) VPN
12 17 (1.09%) SAN
13 15 (0.96%) Ethernet
14 14 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (0.90%) VoIP
15 13 (0.84%) DNS
15 13 (0.84%) EIGRP
16 12 (0.77%) SNMP
17 11 (0.71%) DWDM
17 11 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (7.27%) NoSQL
2 74 (4.76%) Big Data
3 64 (4.12%) Hadoop
4 63 (4.05%) SQL Server
5 62 (3.99%) Relational Database
6 58 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
7 55 (3.54%) MongoDB
8 40 (2.57%) KDB
8 40 (2.57%) MySQL
9 29 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 28 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
11 26 (1.67%) RDBMS
12 23 (1.48%) Redis
13 15 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
14 14 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (0.84%) Oracle Database
15 13 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.71%) Data Mining
16 11 (0.71%) RavenDB
16 11 (0.71%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 98 (6.30%) Git (software)
2 78 (5.02%) JIRA
3 58 (3.73%) Jenkins
4 41 (2.64%) TeamCity
5 40 (2.57%) Maven
6 34 (2.19%) NUnit
7 32 (2.06%) Subversion
8 24 (1.54%) Gradle
8 24 (1.54%) Moq
9 23 (1.48%) Phabricator
10 22 (1.41%) JUnit
11 19 (1.22%) Android Studio
12 16 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
13 14 (0.90%) Selenium
13 14 (0.90%) Vagrant
14 12 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (0.64%) MSTest
16 9 (0.58%) Hudson
16 9 (0.58%) LoadRunner
16 9 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 778 (50.03%) Finance
2 255 (16.40%) Front Office
3 209 (13.44%) Banking
4 112 (7.20%) Investment Banking
5 66 (4.24%) Games
6 58 (3.73%) Financial Institution
7 50 (3.22%) Telecoms
8 45 (2.89%) Marketing
9 32 (2.06%) Law
10 23 (1.48%) Back Office
11 22 (1.41%) Advertising
12 12 (0.77%) Multimedia
13 10 (0.64%) Retail
14 8 (0.51%) Electronics
14 8 (0.51%) French Language
14 8 (0.51%) Publishing
15 6 (0.39%) German Language
15 6 (0.39%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.32%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1051 (67.59%) Developer
2 511 (32.86%) Java Developer
3 264 (16.98%) C++ Developer
4 185 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 115 (7.40%) C# Developer
6 97 (6.24%) Senior Java Developer
7 95 (6.11%) Software Engineer
8 91 (5.85%) .NET Developer
9 85 (5.47%) Python Developer
10 72 (4.63%) Analyst
11 68 (4.37%) C# .NET Developer
12 65 (4.18%) Low Latency Java Developer
13 63 (4.05%) Java Engineer
14 59 (3.79%) Linux Engineer
15 57 (3.67%) Network Engineer
16 54 (3.47%) Core Java Developer
17 49 (3.15%) Front Office Developer
18 48 (3.09%) C++ Software Engineer
19 46 (2.96%) Lead Developer
19 46 (2.96%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (12.86%) .NET
2 186 (11.96%) FIX Protocol
3 160 (10.29%) J2SE
4 130 (8.36%) Spring
5 129 (8.30%) HTML
6 112 (7.20%) JMS
7 111 (7.14%) STL
8 105 (6.75%) HTML5
9 88 (5.66%) Web Services
10 86 (5.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 77 (4.95%) CSS
12 70 (4.50%) REST
13 66 (4.24%) Kafka
14 65 (4.18%) jQuery
15 59 (3.79%) Ultra Messaging
16 57 (3.67%) TIBCO EMS
17 56 (3.60%) AngularJS
18 55 (3.54%) ASP.NET
19 53 (3.41%) WCF
19 53 (3.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 307 (19.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 276 (17.75%) Computer Science
3 179 (11.51%) Equities
4 166 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
5 147 (9.45%) Algorithms
6 140 (9.00%) Data Structures
7 138 (8.87%) Hedge funds
8 129 (8.30%) Mathematics
9 123 (7.91%) Fixed Income
10 85 (5.47%) Fintech
11 70 (4.50%) Derivative
12 67 (4.31%) Physics
13 48 (3.09%) Data Centre
14 26 (1.67%) Client/Server
15 25 (1.61%) Management Information System
16 22 (1.41%) User Experience
17 21 (1.35%) Visualisation
18 20 (1.29%) Statistics
19 18 (1.16%) Spread Betting
20 16 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 510 (32.80%) Linux
2 363 (23.34%) Unix
3 111 (7.14%) Windows
4 33 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (2.06%) Android
6 23 (1.48%) Windows Server
7 21 (1.35%) Solaris
8 20 (1.29%) Apple iOS
9 19 (1.22%) CentOS
10 6 (0.39%) AIX
11 5 (0.32%) SUSE
11 5 (0.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.13%) Debian
12 2 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.064%) HPUX
13 1 (0.064%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 638 (41.03%) Multithreading
2 522 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
3 364 (23.41%) Software Engineering
4 295 (18.97%) TDD
5 273 (17.56%) OO
6 195 (12.54%) High Availability
7 194 (12.48%) Electronic Trading
8 189 (12.15%) Concurrent Programming
9 149 (9.58%) Algorithmic Trading
10 128 (8.23%) Scrum
11 114 (7.33%) SDLC
12 109 (7.01%) OOP
13 99 (6.37%) E-Commerce
13 99 (6.37%) MVC
13 99 (6.37%) Proprietary Trading
14 94 (6.05%) Analytics
15 91 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
16 86 (5.53%) DevOps
17 83 (5.34%) Risk Management
18 82 (5.27%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 789 (50.74%) Java
2 469 (30.16%) C++
3 399 (25.66%) Python
4 261 (16.78%) C#
5 250 (16.08%) SQL
6 238 (15.31%) JavaScript
7 110 (7.07%) C
8 96 (6.17%) Scala
9 86 (5.53%) Perl
10 62 (3.99%) Ruby
11 58 (3.73%) Bash Shell
12 38 (2.44%) Erlang
13 34 (2.19%) R
14 32 (2.06%) Go
15 25 (1.61%) F#
15 25 (1.61%) PHP
16 23 (1.48%) T-SQL
17 21 (1.35%) Objective-C
18 19 (1.22%) PL/SQL
18 19 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 446 (28.68%) Degree
2 76 (4.89%) PhD
3 57 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (2.38%) CCNP
5 28 (1.80%) CCIE
6 23 (1.48%) CCNA
7 10 (0.64%) JNCIA
7 10 (0.64%) JNCIP
8 8 (0.51%) JNCIE
9 7 (0.45%) JNCIS
10 6 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.13%) CCSA
13 2 (0.13%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (0.13%) HND
14 1 (0.064%) CCNP Voice
14 1 (0.064%) CISSP
14 1 (0.064%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.96%) QA
2 2 (0.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.064%) MiFID
System Software
1 31 (1.99%) Docker
2 16 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (0.64%) NFS
4 9 (0.58%) Firmware
5 8 (0.51%) Squid
6 4 (0.26%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.26%) Varnish
6 4 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.19%) HDFS
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.064%) KVM
8 1 (0.064%) oVirt
8 1 (0.064%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 53 (3.41%) Puppet
2 50 (3.22%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (1.99%) Nagios
4 29 (1.86%) Ansible
5 20 (1.29%) Salt
6 14 (0.90%) Graphite
6 14 (0.90%) Terraform
7 10 (0.64%) Cobbler
8 6 (0.39%) Grafana
8 6 (0.39%) Pingdom
8 6 (0.39%) yum
8 6 (0.39%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.32%) Icinga
10 4 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.19%) SCOM
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 117 (7.52%) TIBCO
2 98 (6.30%) Oracle
3 73 (4.69%) Cisco
4 37 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 36 (2.32%) Red Hat
6 34 (2.19%) Juniper
7 33 (2.12%) Splunk
8 27 (1.74%) IBM
9 24 (1.54%) Google
10 20 (1.29%) Sybase
11 19 (1.22%) Bloomberg
12 17 (1.09%) EMC
13 15 (0.96%) Currenex
13 15 (0.96%) SolarWinds
14 14 (0.90%) F5
15 13 (0.84%) Sun
16 12 (0.77%) CyberSource
17 11 (0.71%) Adobe
17 11 (0.71%) Facebook
18 10 (0.64%) HP
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £130,000 per annum Salary is approx. 70-130k base + bo
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 + Benefits including bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Bonus, Pens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £135000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Dunsdon Rose
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £80k - 120k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £105000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago