The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Low Latency
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 233 257
Rank change year-on-year -32 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.071% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.081% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Median salary £56,125 £70,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.82% +64.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.54% -8.33%  

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6063 4933 5722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.80% 88.17% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4905 4175 4657
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Low Latency
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Low Latency
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Low Latency in the North West

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Low Latency in the North West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Low Latency in the North West

Low Latency
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low Latency within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Manchester -17 10 £56,125 -19.82% 3
Low Latency
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 18 (85.71%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (71.43%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) E-Commerce
4 11 (52.38%) Scrum
4 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
4 11 (52.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
5 10 (47.62%) Microservices
5 10 (47.62%) Go
5 10 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (47.62%) Ansible
5 10 (47.62%) Docker
5 10 (47.62%) Terraform
5 10 (47.62%) GoCD
5 10 (47.62%) Google
5 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (47.62%) Hudson
5 10 (47.62%) Retail
5 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
5 10 (47.62%) Python
5 10 (47.62%) Web Services
6 9 (42.86%) Spring
7 6 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (28.57%) DevOps
7 6 (28.57%) SOA
7 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 6 (28.57%) J2EE
7 6 (28.57%) C#

Low Latency
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) HBase
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 10 (47.62%) GoCD
2 10 (47.62%) Hudson
3 6 (28.57%) MSBuild
3 6 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 10 (47.62%) Retail
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) AWS Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 9 (42.86%) Spring
3 6 (28.57%) .NET
3 6 (28.57%) J2EE
4 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
5 3 (14.29%) EJB
5 3 (14.29%) JMS
6 1 (4.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) E-Commerce
3 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (52.38%) Scrum
3 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
4 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
4 10 (47.62%) Microservices
5 6 (28.57%) DevOps
5 6 (28.57%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) TDD
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
8 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.76%) ETL
8 1 (4.76%) High Availability
8 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.76%) MapReduce
8 1 (4.76%) Release Management
8 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) Go
2 10 (47.62%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 5 (23.81%) Scala
5 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 4 (19.05%) Korn
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Ansible
1 10 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (47.62%) Terraform
2 6 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Google
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.76%) Netezza
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Teradata
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