The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 801 789 824
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +35
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 73 69 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.068% 0.041%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.87% 0.89% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 43
Average salary £80,000 £75,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £95,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £75,000 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Business Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8373 7796 8760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.68% 7.63% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6614 6245 7405
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
RMDS
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -28 71 £80,000 +7.38% 3
South East - 2 £62,500 -
RMDS
UK

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 71 (61.21%) Linux
2 60 (51.72%) Reuters
3 57 (49.14%) Bloomberg
4 48 (41.38%) TIBCO
5 45 (38.79%) Java
6 42 (36.21%) Finance
7 39 (33.62%) Low Latency
8 38 (32.76%) Rendezvous
9 35 (30.17%) Middleware
10 33 (28.45%) 29West
11 32 (27.59%) Front Office
11 32 (27.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 31 (26.72%) SQL
12 31 (26.72%) Multicast
13 30 (25.86%) Windows
14 28 (24.14%) Perl
15 27 (23.28%) Oracle
16 25 (21.55%) Solaris
16 25 (21.55%) TCP/IP
17 24 (20.69%) Banking
18 23 (19.83%) LAN
18 23 (19.83%) WAN
18 23 (19.83%) Project Management
19 22 (18.97%) UNIX
19 22 (18.97%) Sybase
20 20 (17.24%) DNS
21 18 (15.52%) XML
22 17 (14.66%) Oracle Coherence
23 16 (13.79%) Equities
23 16 (13.79%) Risk Management

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 17 (14.66%) Oracle Coherence
2 13 (11.21%) IIS
2 13 (11.21%) Apache
2 13 (11.21%) Tomcat
2 13 (11.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 13 (11.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) MS Office
1 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (12.93%) Eikon
2 10 (8.62%) 3000 Xtra
2 10 (8.62%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 10 (8.62%) Summit
2 10 (8.62%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.86%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.86%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.86%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.72%) Multicast
2 25 (21.55%) TCP/IP
3 23 (19.83%) LAN
3 23 (19.83%) WAN
4 20 (17.24%) DNS
5 15 (12.93%) Firewall
6 13 (11.21%) SAN
6 13 (11.21%) HTTP
7 12 (10.34%) NAS
7 12 (10.34%) FCoE
7 12 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (8.62%) SSL
8 10 (8.62%) DHCP
9 9 (7.76%) Wireshark
10 7 (6.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (6.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (5.17%) BGP
12 2 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.21%) Hadoop
2 13 (11.21%) HBase
3 6 (5.17%) MS Access
3 6 (5.17%) MySQL
4 4 (3.45%) DTS
5 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.72%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (6.03%) JUnit
2 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.86%) ReSharper
General
1 42 (36.21%) Finance
2 32 (27.59%) Front Office
3 24 (20.69%) Banking
4 10 (8.62%) Law
4 10 (8.62%) Publishing
5 8 (6.90%) Investment Banking
6 7 (6.03%) Back Office
7 6 (5.17%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (27.59%) Market Data Engineer
2 20 (17.24%) Developer
3 17 (14.66%) Java Developer
4 13 (11.21%) Lead Architect
4 13 (11.21%) Architect
4 13 (11.21%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (10.34%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 12 (10.34%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 11 (9.48%) Technical Manager
7 10 (8.62%) Technical Account Manager
7 10 (8.62%) Account Manager
8 9 (7.76%) Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Support Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Applications Support
10 6 (5.17%) Consultant
10 6 (5.17%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) Market Data Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (32.76%) Rendezvous
2 35 (30.17%) Middleware
3 18 (15.52%) XML
4 13 (11.21%) XSLT
4 13 (11.21%) HTML
5 7 (6.03%) JMS
6 6 (5.17%) ZeroMQ
7 5 (4.31%) EJB
7 5 (4.31%) XML-RPC
7 5 (4.31%) JSON
8 1 (0.86%) WPF
8 1 (0.86%) LAMP
8 1 (0.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (13.79%) Equities
3 9 (7.76%) Fixed Income
4 8 (6.90%) Derivative
5 5 (4.31%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (4.31%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.86%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.86%) CESG
8 1 (0.86%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.86%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 71 (61.21%) Linux
2 30 (25.86%) Windows
3 25 (21.55%) Solaris
4 22 (18.97%) UNIX
5 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.62%) Low Latency
2 23 (19.83%) Project Management
3 16 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 15 (12.93%) Service Delivery
5 12 (10.34%) Benchmarking
5 12 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (9.48%) ITIL
7 10 (8.62%) Data Analysis
7 10 (8.62%) Multithreading
8 9 (7.76%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.90%) TDD
9 8 (6.90%) Electronic Trading
9 8 (6.90%) Change Management
10 7 (6.03%) Migration
10 7 (6.03%) Service Management
10 7 (6.03%) Network Architecture
11 6 (5.17%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (4.31%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.31%) Load Balancing
13 4 (3.45%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 45 (38.79%) Java
2 31 (26.72%) SQL
3 28 (24.14%) Perl
4 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.34%) Bash Shell
6 9 (7.76%) Python
7 6 (5.17%) C++
7 6 (5.17%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.59%) C
9 2 (1.72%) C#
10 1 (0.86%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (4.31%) CISSP
3 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.86%) ISEB
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (11.21%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (10.34%) SRDF
2 12 (10.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.86%) OpenView
2 1 (0.86%) Nagios
2 1 (0.86%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.86%) Cacti
2 1 (0.86%) Munin
2 1 (0.86%) Puppet
2 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (51.72%) Reuters
2 57 (49.14%) Bloomberg
3 48 (41.38%) TIBCO
4 33 (28.45%) 29West
5 27 (23.28%) Oracle
6 22 (18.97%) Sybase
7 16 (13.79%) Cisco
8 15 (12.93%) Radianz
9 14 (12.07%) NetScout
10 13 (11.21%) DataSynapse
10 13 (11.21%) NetApp
10 13 (11.21%) IBM
10 13 (11.21%) EMC
11 12 (10.34%) Intel
12 11 (9.48%) ION Trading
13 10 (8.62%) Tradeweb
13 10 (8.62%) Murex
13 10 (8.62%) Misys
13 10 (8.62%) SunGard
14 9 (7.76%) Juniper
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