The table below looks at the statistics for the Real Time Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Real Time Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Real-Time Developer
Rank 881 917 873
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Real Time Developer 11 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.010% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.011% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 4
Average salary £65,000 £85,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £42,500 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £90,000 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
+22.35% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Real Time Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Real Time Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Real Time Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Real Time Developer
Salary Trend

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

Real Time Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Real Time Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Real Time Developer over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Real Time Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Real Time Developer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Real Time Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
England +16 9 £72,500 -14.70%
London +28 7 £77,500 -11.42%
City of London - 5 £77,500 -
Bristol - 2 £38,875 -
South West - 2 £38,875 -
Glasgow - 2 £65,000 -
Scotland - 2 £65,000 -

Real Time Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Real Time Developer in their job title 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 with Real Time Developer in their job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (44.44%) OO
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) Fixed Income
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) C
5 6 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) WCF
6 5 (27.78%) WPF
6 5 (27.78%) Low Latency
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Analytics
7 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 4 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (22.22%) Front Office
7 4 (22.22%) WinForms
7 4 (22.22%) Games
7 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) Sybase
8 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (16.67%) Python

Real Time Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Real Time Developer in their job title 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 with Real Time Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Multicast
1 1 (5.56%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Games
2 4 (22.22%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) WCF
1 5 (27.78%) WPF
2 4 (22.22%) WinForms
2 4 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.56%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Fixed Income
2 3 (16.67%) Derivative
2 3 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (44.44%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) Low Latency
5 4 (22.22%) Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) OOP
7 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Business Development
8 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
8 1 (5.56%) MVVM
8 1 (5.56%) CQRS
8 1 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) C
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Sybase
2 2 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.56%) eSpeed
3 1 (5.56%) ION Trading
3 1 (5.56%) Tradeweb