The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Low Latency
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 311 381 414
Rank change year-on-year +70 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 774 790 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.97% 0.81% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.91% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 681 674 642
Median salary £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.45% +10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04%  

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71349 86405 87982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.14% 88.62% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59178 72302 71950
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Low Latency
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Low Latency
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Low Latency in England

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Low Latency in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Low Latency in England

Low Latency
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
London +28 662 £77,500 -3.12% 108
South East +71 45 £55,000 +10.00% 3
West Midlands +57 20 £57,500 +4.54%
East of England +25 18 £68,750 +14.58% 3
Yorkshire - 12 £45,000 - 2
North West - 10 £57,500 - 1
East Midlands +11 4 £42,500 +21.42%
South West - 3 £55,000 -
Low Latency
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 822 (53.66%) Java
2 737 (48.11%) Finance
3 624 (40.73%) Multithreading
4 523 (34.14%) Agile Software Development
5 517 (33.75%) Linux
6 443 (28.92%) C++
7 341 (22.26%) Banking
8 322 (21.02%) Software Engineering
9 301 (19.65%) C#
10 276 (18.02%) Electronic Trading
11 264 (17.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 257 (16.78%) OO
13 251 (16.38%) Unix
14 250 (16.32%) Python
15 241 (15.73%) Degree
16 230 (15.01%) Front Office
17 226 (14.75%) TDD
18 202 (13.19%) FIX Protocol
18 202 (13.19%) Scrum
19 197 (12.86%) JavaScript
20 193 (12.60%) .NET
21 187 (12.21%) SQL
22 176 (11.49%) Computer Science
23 175 (11.42%) Concurrent Programming
24 171 (11.16%) Algorithmic Trading
25 170 (11.10%) Mathematics
26 168 (10.97%) Equities
27 167 (10.90%) Investment Banking
28 163 (10.64%) Algorithms
29 159 (10.38%) Spring

Low Latency
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 35 (2.28%) Apache Spark
2 24 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (0.91%) Apache
4 8 (0.52%) Apache Solr
4 8 (0.52%) OpenStack
4 8 (0.52%) Tomcat
5 7 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (0.33%) CMS
6 5 (0.33%) IPython
6 5 (0.33%) nginx
6 5 (0.33%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.26%) Apache Qpid
7 4 (0.26%) Lightstreamer
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.26%) WebORB
8 3 (0.20%) Confluence
8 3 (0.20%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.13%) JBoss
9 2 (0.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 24 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.20%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.065%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 14 (0.91%) ION MarketView
2 10 (0.65%) Sentinel
3 9 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.46%) RMDS
5 4 (0.26%) MetaTrader
6 3 (0.20%) Eikon
6 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.065%) BondVision
Cloud Services
1 87 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (0.72%) SaaS
5 9 (0.59%) GitHub
6 8 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.46%) Google App Engine
8 6 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.26%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.20%) IaaS
11 3 (0.20%) PaaS
12 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.065%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.07%) BGP
2 46 (3.00%) MPLS
3 39 (2.55%) Multicast
4 37 (2.42%) TCP/IP
5 34 (2.22%) Firewall
6 30 (1.96%) OSPF
7 27 (1.76%) Ethernet
8 26 (1.70%) DNS
9 25 (1.63%) WAN
10 22 (1.44%) VPN
11 20 (1.31%) LAN
12 17 (1.11%) IGMP
13 16 (1.04%) DHCP
13 16 (1.04%) Internet
14 13 (0.85%) SSL
15 11 (0.72%) FIX Connectivity
15 11 (0.72%) LDAP
16 10 (0.65%) EIGRP
16 10 (0.65%) HTTP
16 10 (0.65%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (9.27%) NoSQL
2 74 (4.83%) Relational Database
3 62 (4.05%) KDB
4 61 (3.98%) Big Data
5 59 (3.85%) SQL Server
6 44 (2.87%) MongoDB
7 36 (2.35%) Redis
8 30 (1.96%) MySQL
9 28 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 19 (1.24%) Hadoop
10 19 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (0.98%) Data Mining
12 14 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
12 14 (0.91%) OLTP
13 12 (0.78%) DB2
14 11 (0.72%) Couchbase
14 11 (0.72%) Kdb+
14 11 (0.72%) Neo4j
14 11 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 71 (4.63%) JIRA
2 69 (4.50%) Jenkins
3 68 (4.44%) Maven
4 58 (3.79%) TeamCity
5 56 (3.66%) Git (software)
6 49 (3.20%) Hudson
7 48 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 38 (2.48%) Subversion
9 35 (2.28%) GoCD
10 34 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 32 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
12 31 (2.02%) JUnit
13 28 (1.83%) Gradle
14 27 (1.76%) gulp
15 26 (1.70%) Grunt
16 20 (1.31%) MSBuild
17 19 (1.24%) Cucumber
18 18 (1.17%) Eclipse
19 17 (1.11%) Mocha
20 16 (1.04%) Mockito
General
1 737 (48.11%) Finance
2 341 (22.26%) Banking
3 230 (15.01%) Front Office
4 167 (10.90%) Investment Banking
5 86 (5.61%) Games
6 65 (4.24%) Telecoms
7 44 (2.87%) Retail
8 19 (1.24%) Advertising
9 18 (1.17%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.78%) Marketing
11 9 (0.59%) Legal
12 8 (0.52%) Electronics
13 5 (0.33%) Online Betting
13 5 (0.33%) Prime Brokerage
14 4 (0.26%) Automotive
14 4 (0.26%) Brand Awareness
14 4 (0.26%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.20%) Back Office
15 3 (0.20%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.065%) Law
Job Titles
1 1116 (72.85%) Developer
2 622 (40.60%) Java Developer
3 264 (17.23%) C++ Developer
4 247 (16.12%) Senior Developer
5 153 (9.99%) Senior Java Developer
6 135 (8.81%) C# Developer
7 102 (6.66%) .NET Developer
8 100 (6.53%) Software Engineer
9 98 (6.40%) C# .NET Developer
10 95 (6.20%) Core Java Developer
11 75 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
12 74 (4.83%) Low Latency C++ Developer
13 69 (4.50%) Senior C# Developer
14 67 (4.37%) Low Latency Java Developer
15 64 (4.18%) Electronic Trading Developer
16 61 (3.98%) Senior C++ Developer
17 60 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
18 58 (3.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 53 (3.46%) Software Developer
20 51 (3.33%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (13.19%) FIX Protocol
2 193 (12.60%) .NET
3 159 (10.38%) Spring
4 154 (10.05%) J2SE
5 137 (8.94%) AngularJS
6 125 (8.16%) REST
7 122 (7.96%) JMS
7 122 (7.96%) Node.js
8 118 (7.70%) HTML
9 114 (7.44%) React
10 112 (7.31%) Web Services
11 96 (6.27%) RESTful
12 81 (5.29%) Middleware
13 79 (5.16%) HTML5
14 76 (4.96%) XML
15 74 (4.83%) STL
16 73 (4.77%) CSS
17 71 (4.63%) Hibernate
18 69 (4.50%) Rendezvous
18 69 (4.50%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 264 (17.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 176 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 168 (10.97%) Equities
4 163 (10.64%) Algorithms
5 112 (7.31%) Fintech
6 108 (7.05%) Hedge funds
7 91 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
8 77 (5.03%) Data Structures
8 77 (5.03%) Fixed Income
9 67 (4.37%) Derivative
10 46 (3.00%) Data Centre
11 34 (2.22%) Client/Server
12 31 (2.02%) N-Tier
13 29 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
14 27 (1.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 18 (1.17%) Mobile App
16 15 (0.98%) User Experience
17 13 (0.85%) Online Games
17 13 (0.85%) Virtual Team
18 12 (0.78%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 517 (33.75%) Linux
2 251 (16.38%) Unix
3 116 (7.57%) Windows
4 44 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (1.24%) CentOS
6 15 (0.98%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.85%) Android
8 11 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.52%) Solaris
9 8 (0.52%) SUSE
10 5 (0.33%) AIX
10 5 (0.33%) Debian
11 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.20%) Fedora
12 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.065%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.065%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.065%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 624 (40.73%) Multithreading
2 523 (34.14%) Agile Software Development
3 322 (21.02%) Software Engineering
4 276 (18.02%) Electronic Trading
5 257 (16.78%) OO
6 226 (14.75%) TDD
7 202 (13.19%) Scrum
8 175 (11.42%) Concurrent Programming
9 171 (11.16%) Algorithmic Trading
10 170 (11.10%) Mathematics
11 159 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
12 142 (9.27%) High-Frequency Trading
13 138 (9.01%) High Availability
14 129 (8.42%) Microservices
15 119 (7.77%) DevOps
16 108 (7.05%) E-Commerce
17 93 (6.07%) Ultra-Low Latency
18 85 (5.55%) SDLC
19 81 (5.29%) MVC
20 79 (5.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 822 (53.66%) Java
2 443 (28.92%) C++
3 301 (19.65%) C#
4 250 (16.32%) Python
5 197 (12.86%) JavaScript
6 187 (12.21%) SQL
7 93 (6.07%) Scala
8 89 (5.81%) Perl
9 83 (5.42%) C
10 78 (5.09%) Bash Shell
11 69 (4.50%) F#
12 60 (3.92%) Ruby
13 46 (3.00%) Go
14 42 (2.74%) Shell Script
15 34 (2.22%) Korn
16 30 (1.96%) Groovy
17 26 (1.70%) PowerShell
18 20 (1.31%) Embedded C
19 17 (1.11%) ES6
20 16 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 241 (15.73%) Degree
2 28 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (1.31%) PhD
4 19 (1.24%) CCNP
5 10 (0.65%) CCIE
6 4 (0.26%) CCNA
6 4 (0.26%) JNCIE
6 4 (0.26%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.065%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.065%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.065%) RHCE
7 1 (0.065%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.37%) QA
2 18 (1.17%) MiFID
3 4 (0.26%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.065%) EMIR
4 1 (0.065%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (4.77%) Docker
2 16 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.72%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.46%) iptables
7 6 (0.39%) Firmware
7 6 (0.39%) NFS
7 6 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.13%) Xen
9 1 (0.065%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.065%) KVM
9 1 (0.065%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 67 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
2 62 (4.05%) Puppet
3 56 (3.66%) Ansible
4 40 (2.61%) Terraform
5 12 (0.78%) Nagios
6 10 (0.65%) ZABBIX
7 9 (0.59%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.46%) Grafana
8 7 (0.46%) Salt
9 6 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
9 6 (0.39%) Kibana
9 6 (0.39%) Rundeck
10 5 (0.33%) CFEngine
10 5 (0.33%) Endace
10 5 (0.33%) Graylog
10 5 (0.33%) Mesos
10 5 (0.33%) MOM
10 5 (0.33%) Munin
11 4 (0.26%) logstash
11 4 (0.26%) Riemann
Vendors
1 143 (9.33%) TIBCO
2 54 (3.52%) Red Hat
3 52 (3.39%) Solace
4 44 (2.87%) Sybase
5 43 (2.81%) Google
5 43 (2.81%) Oracle
6 42 (2.74%) Cisco
7 36 (2.35%) ION Trading
8 34 (2.22%) Microsoft
9 26 (1.70%) Reuters
10 22 (1.44%) Bloomberg
11 21 (1.37%) Splunk
12 19 (1.24%) Intel
12 19 (1.24%) StreamBase
12 19 (1.24%) VMware
13 17 (1.11%) Arista
13 17 (1.11%) Juniper
14 14 (0.91%) Vertica
15 13 (0.85%) IBM
16 11 (0.72%) Xilinx
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £125,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension, health ins
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
Source Technology
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + be - big bonus, 28 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £700 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension, health ins
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + exceptional bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago