Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Low Latency
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 314 350
Rank change year-on-year +7 +36 -8
Permanent jobs citing Low Latency 21 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.23% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.26% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 3
South West median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £43,250 £44,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £71,250 £74,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -9.68% +10.71% -

Low Latency is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9214 9712 10442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.48% 88.87% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7580 8095 8771
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Low Latency
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Low Latency as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Low Latency in the South West

Low Latency
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Low Latency in the South West

Low Latency
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Low Latency in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Low Latency in the South West

Low Latency
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Somerset +3 12 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Bristol -21 9 £40,000 -38.46%
Low Latency
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South West region with a requirement for Low Latency.

1 15 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (66.67%) Banking
2 14 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 14 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
4 10 (47.62%) QA
4 10 (47.62%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Java EE
7 5 (23.81%) CSS
7 5 (23.81%) HTML
7 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (19.05%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) jQuery
8 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
8 4 (19.05%) JSON
8 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (19.05%) SDLC
8 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (19.05%) Hedge funds
8 4 (19.05%) High Availability

Low Latency
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Bluemix
1 2 (9.52%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) GIS
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
General
1 14 (66.67%) Banking
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Financial Services Project Manager
1 10 (47.62%) Project Manager
1 10 (47.62%) Technical Manager
1 10 (47.62%) Technical Project Manager
1 10 (47.62%) Technical Services Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Java Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Java EE
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
3 4 (19.05%) jQuery
3 4 (19.05%) JSON
3 4 (19.05%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) JSP
4 3 (14.29%) React
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) Servlets
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 3 (14.29%) Spring
4 3 (14.29%) Struts
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) OpenLayers
5 2 (9.52%) Play Framework
5 2 (9.52%) PostGIS
6 1 (4.76%) CSS3
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Hedge funds
3 2 (9.52%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
3 9 (42.86%) OO
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (19.05%) High Availability
6 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
6 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (14.29%) SOA
8 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
9 1 (4.76%) Functional Programming
9 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Scala
5 2 (9.52%) ES6
6 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) IBM