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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
London / City of London
Rank 230 253 308
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +55
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.094% 0.089%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.70% 1.52% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Median salary £97,500 £60,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £60,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £103,500 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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
285 396 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.67% 6.19% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 247 352 683
Median salary £57,604 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £44,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £82,500
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 24 January 2017, 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 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Reuters
2 3 (60.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (40.00%) C-shell
3 2 (40.00%) Solace
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Eikon
3 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Korn
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management

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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) FCoE
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) Multicast
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) HBase
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CodeRush
1 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Market Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ
3 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (20.00%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C-shell
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Korn
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (20.00%) SRDF
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (60.00%) Reuters
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Solace
2 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) DataSynapse
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase