The table below looks at the statistics for RMDS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RMDS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 259 308 329
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +21
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 3 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.019% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.82% 0.25% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Median salary £102,500 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.26% -11.53%
UK excluding London median salary - £102,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +64.00%
RMDS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
366 789 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.85% 7.50% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 308 679 778
Median salary £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

RMDS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing RMDS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

RMDS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RMDS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RMDS across the City of London region.

RMDS Salary Trend in the City of London

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing RMDS 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 City of London region with a requirement for RMDS.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (33.33%) Ultra Messaging
4 2 (33.33%) Rendezvous
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Sybase
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) NFS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Intel

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FCoE
1 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Multicast
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) HBase
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Data Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Market Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (33.33%) Rendezvous
2 2 (33.33%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Ext JS
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (16.67%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
1 1 (16.67%) Data Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) SRDF
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) DataSynapse
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Reuters
3 1 (16.67%) Solace
3 1 (16.67%) VMware