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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 303 309 294
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 8 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.078% 0.019% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.03% 0.30% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 16
Average salary £48,750 - £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
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
774 662 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.53% 6.29% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 686 546 624
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Reuters
3 9 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) C++
4 8 (44.44%) Rendezvous
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Bloomberg
6 6 (33.33%) UNIX
6 6 (33.33%) Perl
7 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
7 5 (27.78%) Low Latency
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
7 5 (27.78%) Front Office
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Korn
8 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) C-shell
8 4 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (16.67%) WCF
9 3 (16.67%) WPF
9 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) Reactive Extensions

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) 3000 Xtra
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
1 2 (11.11%) Multicast
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) FCoE
2 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) KDB
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) HBase
General
1 5 (27.78%) Front Office
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
1 6 (33.33%) Market Data Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Market Data Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Rendezvous
2 3 (16.67%) WinForms
2 3 (16.67%) WCF
2 3 (16.67%) WPF
2 3 (16.67%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 2 (11.11%) Equities
4 1 (5.56%) CESG
4 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Low Latency
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) C++
3 6 (33.33%) Perl
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 5 (27.78%) Korn
4 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) C-shell
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) NFS
1 1 (5.56%) Xen
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) SRDF
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Reuters
2 9 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 7 (38.89%) Bloomberg
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) DataSynapse
5 1 (5.56%) 29West
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Sybase
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Intel
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
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