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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Low Latency
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.16% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £115,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -15.25%  

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 167 109 148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 90.27% 80.15% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 133 105 120
Median salary £70,275 £68,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.34% +4.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Low Latency in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (96.67%) Electronic Trading
3 17 (56.67%) TIBCO
4 16 (53.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (53.33%) Sybase
4 16 (53.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 16 (53.33%) Solace
5 15 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (50.00%) Groovy
5 15 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 15 (50.00%) KDB
5 15 (50.00%) SQL
5 15 (50.00%) Python
5 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 15 (50.00%) ION Trading
6 14 (46.67%) Linux
7 13 (43.33%) Algorithmic Trading
8 12 (40.00%) Equities
8 12 (40.00%) Algorithms
8 12 (40.00%) Unix
9 10 (33.33%) Banking
10 9 (30.00%) Investment Banking
10 9 (30.00%) Finance
11 3 (10.00%) Front Office
12 2 (6.67%) Rendezvous
12 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
13 1 (3.33%) Degree

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) KDB
1 15 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 15 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (33.33%) Banking
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
1 29 (96.67%) Java Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Java Pricing Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Senior Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Unix Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) C++ Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (6.67%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.33%) JMS
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 12 (40.00%) Equities
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Electronic Trading
2 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (43.33%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (3.33%) Code Optimisation
4 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) Groovy
2 15 (50.00%) Python
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) TIBCO
2 16 (53.33%) Solace
2 16 (53.33%) Sybase
3 15 (50.00%) ION Trading