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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 881 870 875
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 21 53 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.054% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.33% 0.73% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 24
Average salary £67,500 £80,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £56,850 £50,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
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
6380 7261 7488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.82% 7.42% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5094 5938 5757
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,150 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -8 21 £67,500 -15.62%
RMDS
UK

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 30 (69.77%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Reuters
3 24 (55.81%) Finance
4 23 (53.49%) Bloomberg
5 18 (41.86%) Unix
5 18 (41.86%) Windows
6 17 (39.53%) TIBCO
7 15 (34.88%) Rendezvous
7 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (34.88%) Ultra Messaging
8 14 (32.56%) Banking
8 14 (32.56%) Solaris
8 14 (32.56%) Java
8 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
8 14 (32.56%) Multicast
9 13 (30.23%) KVM
9 13 (30.23%) HTML
9 13 (30.23%) XML
9 13 (30.23%) XSLT
9 13 (30.23%) Oracle
9 13 (30.23%) Sybase
9 13 (30.23%) IIS
9 13 (30.23%) Apache
9 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
9 13 (30.23%) LAN
9 13 (30.23%) WAN
9 13 (30.23%) HTTP
9 13 (30.23%) NFS
9 13 (30.23%) Cisco
9 13 (30.23%) IBM

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (30.23%) Apache
1 13 (30.23%) IIS
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle Coherence
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
1 13 (30.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) 3000 Xtra
2 3 (6.98%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) IaaS
1 2 (4.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Multicast
2 13 (30.23%) FCoE
2 13 (30.23%) Fibre Channel
2 13 (30.23%) HTTP
2 13 (30.23%) iSCSI
2 13 (30.23%) LAN
2 13 (30.23%) NAS
2 13 (30.23%) SAN
2 13 (30.23%) WAN
3 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) Hadoop
1 13 (30.23%) HBase
2 3 (6.98%) DTS
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) KDB
General
1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Front Office
5 2 (4.65%) Private Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Market Data Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Architect
2 13 (30.23%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Technical Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 8 (18.60%) Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Market Data Support Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Data Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Market Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Market Data Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Market Data Support Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Operations Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Unix Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) Rendezvous
1 15 (34.88%) Ultra Messaging
2 13 (30.23%) HTML
2 13 (30.23%) Middleware
2 13 (30.23%) XML
2 13 (30.23%) XSLT
3 3 (6.98%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (4.65%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) .NET
5 1 (2.33%) WCF
5 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.30%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (2.33%) Derivative
3 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Linux
2 18 (41.86%) Unix
2 18 (41.86%) Windows
3 14 (32.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Benchmarking
2 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (20.93%) Change Control
4 7 (16.28%) Data Engineering
5 4 (9.30%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (6.98%) Low Latency
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL
7 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.33%) MVVM
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.33%) SOA
8 1 (2.33%) Validation
8 1 (2.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Java
1 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.95%) Python
3 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.63%) Perl
3 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
1 13 (30.23%) KVM
1 13 (30.23%) NFS
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle RAC
1 13 (30.23%) SRDF
1 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (30.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Reuters
2 23 (53.49%) Bloomberg
3 17 (39.53%) TIBCO
4 13 (30.23%) Cisco
4 13 (30.23%) DataSynapse
4 13 (30.23%) EMC
4 13 (30.23%) IBM
4 13 (30.23%) Intel
4 13 (30.23%) NetApp
4 13 (30.23%) Oracle
4 13 (30.23%) Sybase
4 13 (30.23%) VMware
5 2 (4.65%) Solace
6 1 (2.33%) Caplin
6 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.33%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.33%) Kalahari
6 1 (2.33%) Sun