Period
to 20 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Low Latency Java Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer - Low Latency
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 352 400 346
Rank change year-on-year +48 -54 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Low Latency Java Developer 29 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.22% 0.007% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.007% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 27
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -10.34% -14.71%
10th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £72,500 £112,000
London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £68,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.82% -21.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 12,528 14,370 12,249
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 95.56% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11,184 12,599 11,151
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%

Low Latency Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured Low Latency Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Low Latency Java Developer in Central London

Low Latency Java Developer
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Low Latency Java Developer in Central London.

Salary trend for Low Latency Java Developer in Central London

Low Latency Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Low Latency Java Developer in Central London over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Low Latency Java Developer in Central London

Low Latency Java Developer
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency Java Developer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +44 29 £75,000 +15.38% 7
Low Latency Java Developer
London

Low Latency Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, Low Latency Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region featuring Low Latency Java Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Java
1 29 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 20 (68.97%) Java 8
3 18 (62.07%) C++
3 18 (62.07%) Big Data
4 10 (34.48%) Multithreading
5 9 (31.03%) Electronic Trading
5 9 (31.03%) Front Office
5 9 (31.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (20.69%) Finance
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) Migration
7 5 (17.24%) TIBCO
7 5 (17.24%) Rendezvous
7 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 5 (17.24%) JMS
7 5 (17.24%) TIBCO EMS
8 4 (13.79%) Algorithmic Trading
8 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (13.79%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
8 4 (13.79%) QA
8 4 (13.79%) User Stories
9 2 (6.90%) BDD
10 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
10 1 (3.45%) REST
10 1 (3.45%) High Availability
10 1 (3.45%) Kafka

Low Latency Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 18 (62.07%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Gradle
1 1 (3.45%) JUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 9 (31.03%) Front Office
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) JMS
1 5 (17.24%) Rendezvous
1 5 (17.24%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.45%) Kafka
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 10 (34.48%) Multithreading
3 9 (31.03%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (13.79%) Algorithmic Trading
6 4 (13.79%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) User Stories
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.45%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.45%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) High Availability
8 1 (3.45%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (68.97%) Java 8
3 18 (62.07%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) TIBCO