The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Ultra-Low Latency skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ultra-Low Latency over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ultra-Low Latency
UK / England
Rank 771 903 886
Rank change year-on-year +132 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency 48 24 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.061% 0.025% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.028% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 38
Median salary £95,000 £100,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £105,500 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £110,000
% change year-on-year - -59.09%  

Ultra-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 70215 84908 85531
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.07% 88.53% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58110 71025 69911
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%  

Ultra-Low Latency
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ultra-Low Latency in England

Ultra-Low Latency
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Ultra-Low Latency in England

Ultra-Low Latency
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ultra-Low Latency in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ultra-Low Latency in England

Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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 +94 48 £95,000 -5.00% 9
Ultra-Low Latency
UK

Ultra-Low Latency
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ultra-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 Ultra-Low Latency.

1 90 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 70 (77.78%) Linux
3 52 (57.78%) C++
4 41 (45.56%) Multithreading
4 41 (45.56%) Finance
5 35 (38.89%) Unix
6 31 (34.44%) Electronic Trading
7 27 (30.00%) Front Office
8 23 (25.56%) Java
9 22 (24.44%) Python
9 22 (24.44%) Banking
10 21 (23.33%) Mathematics
11 20 (22.22%) TIBCO
11 20 (22.22%) Rendezvous
12 18 (20.00%) Equities
12 18 (20.00%) JMS
12 18 (20.00%) Perl
12 18 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
13 16 (17.78%) Hedge funds
13 16 (17.78%) Windows
14 15 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
14 15 (16.67%) Algorithms
15 12 (13.33%) Shell Script
16 11 (12.22%) Code Optimisation
17 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
18 9 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 9 (10.00%) STL
19 8 (8.89%) Risk Management
19 8 (8.89%) Investment Banking

Ultra-Low Latency
Top Related 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 4 (4.44%) Apache
1 4 (4.44%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) SAN
2 1 (1.11%) Firewall
2 1 (1.11%) InfiniBand
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.11%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) GDB
1 1 (1.11%) JIRA
1 1 (1.11%) Subversion
General
1 41 (45.56%) Finance
2 27 (30.00%) Front Office
3 22 (24.44%) Banking
4 8 (8.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (76.67%) Developer
2 46 (51.11%) C++ Developer
3 23 (25.56%) Low Latency C++ Developer
4 22 (24.44%) Java Developer
5 12 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Systems Integrator
7 7 (7.78%) Unix Systems Integrator
8 6 (6.67%) Administrator
8 6 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.56%) Core Java Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Front Office Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.44%) Splunk Administrator
11 3 (3.33%) Linux Developer
12 2 (2.22%) Market Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.22%) Rendezvous
2 18 (20.00%) JMS
2 18 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 15 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
4 9 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 9 (10.00%) STL
5 5 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.56%) Spring
5 5 (5.56%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (1.11%) HTML
6 1 (1.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Equities
2 16 (17.78%) Hedge funds
3 15 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 15 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (4.44%) Eurex
7 3 (3.33%) Derivative
8 2 (2.22%) Clustering
8 2 (2.22%) Fintech
9 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.11%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.11%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 70 (77.78%) Linux
2 35 (38.89%) Unix
3 16 (17.78%) Windows
4 6 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.67%) SUSE
5 5 (5.56%) Solaris
6 4 (4.44%) AIX
6 4 (4.44%) CentOS
6 4 (4.44%) Debian
7 2 (2.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 41 (45.56%) Multithreading
3 31 (34.44%) Electronic Trading
4 21 (23.33%) Mathematics
5 11 (12.22%) Code Optimisation
6 8 (8.89%) Risk Management
6 8 (8.89%) SDLC
7 7 (7.78%) Open Source
7 7 (7.78%) Process Management
8 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.56%) High Availability
9 4 (4.44%) DevOps
9 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (4.44%) Kernel Tuning
10 2 (2.22%) Algorithmic Trading
10 2 (2.22%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.22%) High-Frequency Trading
10 2 (2.22%) OOP
10 2 (2.22%) Proprietary Trading
10 2 (2.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (57.78%) C++
2 23 (25.56%) Java
3 22 (24.44%) Python
4 18 (20.00%) Perl
5 12 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.44%) Bourne shell
7 4 (4.44%) C-shell
7 4 (4.44%) Korn
7 4 (4.44%) PHP
8 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.22%) Scala
9 1 (1.11%) C
9 1 (1.11%) C#
9 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.11%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Puppet
2 5 (5.56%) Nagios
3 4 (4.44%) CFEngine
3 4 (4.44%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.11%) Control-M
4 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.56%) Bloomberg
3 5 (5.56%) Reuters
4 4 (4.44%) CQG
4 4 (4.44%) EccoWare
4 4 (4.44%) Fidessa
4 4 (4.44%) GL TRADE
4 4 (4.44%) ION Trading
4 4 (4.44%) NYFIX
4 4 (4.44%) Patsystems
4 4 (4.44%) Splunk
4 4 (4.44%) VMware
5 2 (2.22%) Veritas
6 1 (1.11%) FactSet
6 1 (1.11%) HP
6 1 (1.11%) IBM
6 1 (1.11%) Remedy
6 1 (1.11%) Solace
South West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Progression
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago