The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 99 94
Rank change year-on-year +22 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 8 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.85% 0.39% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.42% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 863 1186 1053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 91.61% 91.72% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 491 734 701
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,940
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Low Latency
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Low Latency
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Low Latency in Glasgow

Low Latency
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) Data Structures
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 5 (50.00%) JMS
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) Servlets
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) J2EE
4 5 (50.00%) Java EE
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
4 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Maven
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) Sybase
6 3 (30.00%) Ant
6 3 (30.00%) Perl
6 3 (30.00%) OOP
6 3 (30.00%) OOD

Low Latency
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (20.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Ant
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Hudson
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
1 5 (50.00%) Java EE
1 5 (50.00%) JMS
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
1 5 (50.00%) Servlets
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) OOD
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
6 2 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (10.00%) BDD
7 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Sybase