The table below looks at the statistics for RMDS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RMDS over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 788 865 812
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -53
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 80 37 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.034% 0.051%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.07% 0.44% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 75 30 38
Average salary £85,000 £65,000 £74,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,250 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £83,250
UK excluding London average salary - £62,500 -
RMDS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
7494 8327 8912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.26% 7.71% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6068 6418 7135
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

RMDS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RMDS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

RMDS Jobs Demand Trend in England

RMDS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RMDS across the England region.

RMDS Salary Trend in England

RMDS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RMDS across the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

RMDS Salary Histogram in England

RMDS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMDS within the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +34 80 £85,000 +30.76% 1
RMDS
UK

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 79 (64.75%) TIBCO
2 74 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (58.20%) Windows
4 69 (56.56%) Linux
5 68 (55.74%) Java
6 67 (54.92%) Finance
7 62 (50.82%) Rendezvous
8 59 (48.36%) SQL Server
9 58 (47.54%) Oracle
10 56 (45.90%) Sybase
10 56 (45.90%) 29West
11 55 (45.08%) Solaris
12 54 (44.26%) JavaScript
12 54 (44.26%) Hadoop
12 54 (44.26%) Multicast
13 51 (41.80%) SQL
14 50 (40.98%) LAN
14 50 (40.98%) WAN
14 50 (40.98%) Cisco
15 49 (40.16%) HTML
15 49 (40.16%) IIS
15 49 (40.16%) XML
15 49 (40.16%) XSLT
15 49 (40.16%) Apache
15 49 (40.16%) Tomcat
15 49 (40.16%) HTTP
15 49 (40.16%) NFS
15 49 (40.16%) IBM
15 49 (40.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 49 (40.16%) EMC

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 49 (40.16%) IIS
1 49 (40.16%) Apache
1 49 (40.16%) Tomcat
1 49 (40.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 49 (40.16%) WebSphere
1 49 (40.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (6.56%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (4.10%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) 3000 Xtra
2 5 (4.10%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 54 (44.26%) Multicast
2 50 (40.98%) LAN
2 50 (40.98%) WAN
3 49 (40.16%) HTTP
3 49 (40.16%) SAN
3 49 (40.16%) NAS
3 49 (40.16%) FCoE
3 49 (40.16%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (7.38%) iSCSI
5 6 (4.92%) DNS
6 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.10%) DHCP
6 5 (4.10%) Firewall
7 3 (2.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (2.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.82%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.82%) SSL
8 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (48.36%) SQL Server
2 54 (44.26%) Hadoop
3 49 (40.16%) HBase
4 37 (30.33%) DB2
5 5 (4.10%) OLAP
5 5 (4.10%) Spotfire
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (4.10%) QlikView
5 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.64%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.82%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Subversion
2 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 67 (54.92%) Finance
2 42 (34.43%) Front Office
3 17 (13.93%) Banking
4 6 (4.92%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (40.16%) Architect
2 46 (37.70%) Infrastructure Architect
3 38 (31.15%) Developer
4 27 (22.13%) C# Developer
5 25 (20.49%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (19.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 22 (18.03%) Lead Architect
8 16 (13.11%) WPF Developer
9 15 (12.30%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 8 (6.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (6.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 8 (6.56%) Applications Support
10 8 (6.56%) Technical Architect
11 7 (5.74%) Support Engineer
12 6 (4.92%) Java Developer
12 6 (4.92%) Market Data Engineer
13 5 (4.10%) Applications Support Engineer
13 5 (4.10%) Junior
14 4 (3.28%) Analyst
14 4 (3.28%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (50.82%) Rendezvous
2 49 (40.16%) Middleware
2 49 (40.16%) HTML
2 49 (40.16%) XML
2 49 (40.16%) XSLT
3 28 (22.95%) WPF
4 18 (14.75%) .NET
5 7 (5.74%) WCF
6 5 (4.10%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (4.10%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.64%) MFC
7 2 (1.64%) JSP
7 2 (1.64%) STL
7 2 (1.64%) jQuery
7 2 (1.64%) Ext JS
7 2 (1.64%) qooxdoo
8 1 (0.82%) Reactive Extensions
8 1 (0.82%) LAMP
8 1 (0.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (30.33%) Mainframe
2 22 (18.03%) Derivative
3 15 (12.30%) Fixed Income
4 14 (11.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (9.02%) Credit Derivative
6 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (6.56%) Mathematics
7 8 (6.56%) Equities
8 5 (4.10%) Physics
8 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
8 5 (4.10%) Visualisation
8 5 (4.10%) Open Source
8 5 (4.10%) Hedge funds
9 3 (2.46%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.64%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 71 (58.20%) Windows
2 69 (56.56%) Linux
3 55 (45.08%) Solaris
4 24 (19.67%) UNIX
5 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (40.16%) Performance Tuning
3 48 (39.34%) Benchmarking
4 36 (29.51%) Risk Management
5 21 (17.21%) TDD
6 14 (11.48%) Risk Analysis
7 13 (10.66%) ITIL
8 12 (9.84%) Multithreading
9 10 (8.20%) Business Analysis
9 10 (8.20%) Low Latency
10 8 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.56%) Electronic Trading
11 7 (5.74%) OO
12 6 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (4.10%) Release Management
13 5 (4.10%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.10%) Refactoring
13 5 (4.10%) Software Engineering
14 4 (3.28%) Data Architecture
14 4 (3.28%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (55.74%) Java
2 54 (44.26%) JavaScript
3 51 (41.80%) SQL
4 40 (32.79%) C#
5 17 (13.93%) Perl
6 16 (13.11%) Python
7 12 (9.84%) Shell Script
7 12 (9.84%) C++
8 9 (7.38%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.74%) Korn
10 6 (4.92%) C-shell
11 2 (1.64%) C
11 2 (1.64%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.64%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) CISSP
3 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (40.16%) NFS
1 49 (40.16%) Oracle RAC
1 49 (40.16%) SRDF
2 10 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.38%) Hyper-V
3 9 (7.38%) KVM
3 9 (7.38%) Xen
4 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Nagios
1 2 (1.64%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.82%) OpenView
2 1 (0.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.82%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.82%) Cacti
2 1 (0.82%) Munin
2 1 (0.82%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (0.82%) Puppet
2 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 79 (64.75%) TIBCO
2 58 (47.54%) Oracle
3 56 (45.90%) Sybase
3 56 (45.90%) 29West
4 50 (40.98%) Cisco
5 49 (40.16%) IBM
5 49 (40.16%) EMC
5 49 (40.16%) Intel
5 49 (40.16%) NetApp
5 49 (40.16%) DataSynapse
6 27 (22.13%) Reuters
7 26 (21.31%) ION Trading
8 24 (19.67%) Bloomberg
9 10 (8.20%) VMware
10 5 (4.10%) Tableau
11 4 (3.28%) F5
11 4 (3.28%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.28%) Blue Coat
11 4 (3.28%) TippingPoint
11 4 (3.28%) Tradeweb
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