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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 315 304 299
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 17 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.10% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.59% 1.49% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 33
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £84,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 - £75,000
Business Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1072 808 1093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.50% 6.89% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 892 717 976
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 11 (52.38%) Bloomberg
2 10 (47.62%) Reuters
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) TIBCO
4 7 (33.33%) Rendezvous
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 6 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (28.57%) Front Office
5 6 (28.57%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) UNIX
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) C#
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
7 4 (19.05%) WPF
8 3 (14.29%) Tradeweb
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 3 (14.29%) Memory Management
8 3 (14.29%) F5
8 3 (14.29%) Eikon
8 3 (14.29%) Multicast
8 3 (14.29%) Firewall
8 3 (14.29%) Juniper
8 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
8 3 (14.29%) NetScout

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (4.76%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
1 3 (14.29%) Multicast
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.76%) CodeRush
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Front Office
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
4 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 2 (9.52%) Back Office
6 1 (4.76%) Games
6 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Market Data Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) RAD Developer
5 1 (4.76%) CLAS Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Market Data Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Rendezvous
2 4 (19.05%) WPF
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (4.76%) WinForms
4 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) LINQ
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) RIA
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.76%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.76%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 3 (14.29%) Memory Management
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) TDD
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Data Transformation
3 2 (9.52%) RDF
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Product Management
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Bloomberg
2 10 (47.62%) Reuters
3 9 (42.86%) TIBCO
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Radianz
5 3 (14.29%) NetScout
5 3 (14.29%) Tradeweb
5 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 3 (14.29%) F5
6 2 (9.52%) 29West
7 1 (4.76%) LogLogic
7 1 (4.76%) Tufin
7 1 (4.76%) TippingPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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