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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RMDS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 291 315 315
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 6 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.061% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.74% 2.06% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 12
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £70,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £91,350
UK excluding London average salary - £63,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
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
812 1070 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.22% 8.38% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 721 924 652
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

RMDS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RMDS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RMDS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

RMDS Salary Histogram in the City of London

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing RMDS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RMDS.

1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Perl
2 11 (68.75%) UNIX
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Reuters
3 7 (43.75%) Bloomberg
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) Python
4 6 (37.50%) Solaris
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) TIBCO
4 6 (37.50%) Rendezvous
4 6 (37.50%) Release Management
5 5 (31.25%) Korn
5 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
6 4 (25.00%) C-shell
6 4 (25.00%) Solace
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Front Office
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
8 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
8 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
8 2 (12.50%) Equities
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing RMDS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RMDS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Front Office
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (37.50%) Applications Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Market Data Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Rendezvous
2 4 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (6.25%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
1 2 (12.50%) Equities
1 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) UNIX
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
1 6 (37.50%) Release Management
2 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Perl
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) C++
3 6 (37.50%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) Korn
4 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
5 4 (25.00%) C-shell
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Reuters
1 7 (43.75%) Bloomberg
2 6 (37.50%) TIBCO
3 4 (25.00%) Solace
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
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