The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Low Latency skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Low Latency
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 27 31
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.31% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.83% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £93,750 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.54% -8.33%  

Low Latency is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 148 121 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 96.73% 79.61% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 106 99 118
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Low Latency
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Low Latency as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Low Latency in Canary Wharf

Low Latency
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Low Latency in Canary Wharf

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Low Latency in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Low Latency in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) TIBCO
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Sybase
2 4 (57.14%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (57.14%) Solace
3 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Groovy
3 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (42.86%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (42.86%) ION Trading
3 3 (42.86%) KDB
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Front Office
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) CISM
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading

Low Latency
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) Multicast
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) KDB
1 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Pricing Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Groovy
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Solace
1 4 (57.14%) Sybase
1 4 (57.14%) TIBCO
2 3 (42.86%) ION Trading