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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 232 258 323
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +65
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 4 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.075% 0.074% 0.055%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.24% 1.22% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £75,000 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £70,000
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
322 409 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.05% 6.02% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 277 351 786
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
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
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 9 December 2016.

RMDS Salary Histogram in the City of London

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) Reuters
3 3 (42.86%) Bloomberg
3 3 (42.86%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Solace
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Korn
4 2 (28.57%) C-shell
4 2 (28.57%) Eikon
4 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Multicast
5 1 (14.29%) FCoE
5 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (14.29%) Ultra Messaging

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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) FCoE
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Multicast
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) HBase
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Data Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Market Data Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Market Data Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
2 1 (14.29%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C-shell
3 2 (28.57%) Korn
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (14.29%) SRDF
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Bloomberg
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) Reuters
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Solace
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) DataSynapse
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Intel
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO