The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 302 300 313
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 24 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.65% 2.22% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 13
Average salary £65,000 £86,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.63% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,400 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £75,000 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
904 765 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.43% 6.38% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 745 655 912
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
RMDS
London

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 22 July 2014.

RMDS Salary Histogram in the City of London

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 30 (66.67%) Bloomberg
2 29 (64.44%) Reuters
3 22 (48.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 21 (46.67%) Finance
5 16 (35.56%) TIBCO
6 14 (31.11%) Rendezvous
7 13 (28.89%) Middleware
7 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
7 13 (28.89%) DNS
7 13 (28.89%) Eikon
7 13 (28.89%) Multicast
8 12 (26.67%) Low Latency
9 11 (24.44%) Java
10 10 (22.22%) Summit
10 10 (22.22%) Front Office
10 10 (22.22%) Equities
10 10 (22.22%) ION Trading
10 10 (22.22%) Law
10 10 (22.22%) Publishing
10 10 (22.22%) Service Delivery
10 10 (22.22%) Linux
10 10 (22.22%) LAN
10 10 (22.22%) WAN
10 10 (22.22%) SSL
10 10 (22.22%) Murex
10 10 (22.22%) Misys
10 10 (22.22%) SunGard
10 10 (22.22%) Front Arena
10 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
10 10 (22.22%) 3000 Xtra

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 4 (8.89%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Eikon
2 10 (22.22%) Summit
2 10 (22.22%) Front Arena
2 10 (22.22%) 3000 Xtra
2 10 (22.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
1 13 (28.89%) DNS
1 13 (28.89%) Multicast
2 10 (22.22%) LAN
2 10 (22.22%) WAN
2 10 (22.22%) SSL
3 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) DHCP
3 3 (6.67%) Network Security
3 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JUnit
1 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Front Office
2 10 (22.22%) Law
2 10 (22.22%) Publishing
3 6 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 6 (13.33%) Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Back Office
6 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Technical Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Technical Account Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Account Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Market Data Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Development Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) CLAS Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.22%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Data Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Development Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Market Data Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) Rendezvous
2 13 (28.89%) Middleware
3 1 (2.22%) JMS
3 1 (2.22%) WPF
3 1 (2.22%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (22.22%) Equities
3 2 (4.44%) CESG
3 2 (4.44%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.22%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.22%) Derivative
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Low Latency
2 10 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 8 (17.78%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.67%) Change Control
6 2 (4.44%) Data Transformation
6 2 (4.44%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL
6 2 (4.44%) TDD
7 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.22%) Service Management
7 1 (2.22%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.22%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.22%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) Java
2 6 (13.33%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) C++
4 3 (6.67%) Perl
4 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
1 2 (4.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Bloomberg
2 29 (64.44%) Reuters
3 16 (35.56%) TIBCO
4 10 (22.22%) ION Trading
4 10 (22.22%) Murex
4 10 (22.22%) Misys
4 10 (22.22%) SunGard
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle
5 5 (11.11%) 29West
6 4 (8.89%) CQG
7 3 (6.67%) Radianz
7 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.67%) Juniper
7 3 (6.67%) NetScout
7 3 (6.67%) F5
7 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.67%) Tradeweb
8 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.22%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.22%) Tufin
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