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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 796 819 776
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -43
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 75 71 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.065% 0.078%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.07% 0.90% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 73 46 46
Average salary £87,500 £80,000 £74,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +7.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £102,500 £62,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+64.00% -16.66%
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
7042 7929 7525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.88% 7.24% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5551 6269 6007
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £34,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +30 74 £87,500 +9.37%
Yorkshire - 1 £102,500 -
RMDS
UK

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 128 (77.58%) Linux
2 111 (67.27%) TIBCO
3 109 (66.06%) Finance
4 105 (63.64%) Java
5 104 (63.03%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (57.58%) Sybase
7 94 (56.97%) Windows
8 88 (53.33%) Rendezvous
9 87 (52.73%) Multicast
10 86 (52.12%) Solaris
10 86 (52.12%) Oracle
10 86 (52.12%) JavaScript
11 84 (50.91%) HTML
12 83 (50.30%) Hadoop
13 82 (49.70%) Performance Tuning
13 82 (49.70%) Ultra Messaging
14 80 (48.48%) Cisco
15 79 (47.88%) IBM
15 79 (47.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 79 (47.88%) HTTP
15 79 (47.88%) NFS
15 79 (47.88%) Middleware
15 79 (47.88%) Benchmarking
15 79 (47.88%) EMC
15 79 (47.88%) Intel
15 79 (47.88%) SAN
15 79 (47.88%) NetApp
15 79 (47.88%) IIS
15 79 (47.88%) XML
15 79 (47.88%) XSLT

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 79 (47.88%) IIS
1 79 (47.88%) Apache
1 79 (47.88%) Tomcat
1 79 (47.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 79 (47.88%) WebSphere
1 79 (47.88%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (2.42%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (5.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.67%) ION MarketView
2 6 (3.64%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 87 (52.73%) Multicast
2 79 (47.88%) LAN
2 79 (47.88%) WAN
2 79 (47.88%) HTTP
2 79 (47.88%) SAN
2 79 (47.88%) NAS
2 79 (47.88%) FCoE
2 79 (47.88%) Fibre Channel
3 25 (15.15%) iSCSI
4 8 (4.85%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.21%) SSL
6 1 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (50.30%) Hadoop
2 79 (47.88%) HBase
3 76 (46.06%) SQL Server
4 54 (32.73%) DB2
5 10 (6.06%) OLAP
5 10 (6.06%) Oracle OLAP
6 8 (4.85%) KDB
7 6 (3.64%) OLTP
8 4 (2.42%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.42%) Sybase ASE
8 4 (2.42%) Spotfire
8 4 (2.42%) QlikView
8 4 (2.42%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Subversion
2 2 (1.21%) TeamCity
General
1 109 (66.06%) Finance
2 36 (21.82%) Front Office
3 18 (10.91%) Banking
4 14 (8.48%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (47.88%) Architect
2 75 (45.45%) Infrastructure Architect
3 54 (32.73%) Solutions Architect
4 50 (30.30%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 33 (20.00%) Market Data Engineer
6 31 (18.79%) Lead Architect
7 28 (16.97%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 26 (15.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 26 (15.76%) Technical Architect
9 25 (15.15%) Developer
9 25 (15.15%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 18 (10.91%) WPF Developer
10 18 (10.91%) C# Developer
11 16 (9.70%) Applications Support
12 14 (8.48%) Support Engineer
13 6 (3.64%) Programmer
13 6 (3.64%) Applications Support Engineer
13 6 (3.64%) C# Programmer
14 5 (3.03%) Market Data Support Engineer
15 4 (2.42%) Senior Market Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (53.33%) Rendezvous
2 84 (50.91%) HTML
3 82 (49.70%) Ultra Messaging
4 79 (47.88%) Middleware
4 79 (47.88%) XML
4 79 (47.88%) XSLT
5 19 (11.52%) .NET
5 19 (11.52%) WPF
6 8 (4.85%) Velocity
7 7 (4.24%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.42%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (1.82%) WCF
9 3 (1.82%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (1.21%) STL
10 2 (1.21%) jQuery
10 2 (1.21%) Ext JS
10 2 (1.21%) qooxdoo
10 2 (1.21%) MFC
11 1 (0.61%) COM
11 1 (0.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (32.73%) Mainframe
2 21 (12.73%) Derivative
3 11 (6.67%) Credit Derivative
4 6 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.64%) Data Extraction
4 6 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.03%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.42%) Equities
6 4 (2.42%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.42%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.42%) Physics
6 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.82%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.21%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.21%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.21%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 128 (77.58%) Linux
2 94 (56.97%) Windows
3 86 (52.12%) Solaris
4 31 (18.79%) UNIX
5 16 (9.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (63.03%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (49.70%) Performance Tuning
3 79 (47.88%) Benchmarking
4 48 (29.09%) Risk Management
5 30 (18.18%) ITIL
6 19 (11.52%) TDD
7 14 (8.48%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (7.27%) Low Latency
9 11 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 11 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.45%) Asset Management
10 9 (5.45%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.45%) Project Management
10 9 (5.45%) Analytics
11 8 (4.85%) Multithreading
12 7 (4.24%) Problem Management
12 7 (4.24%) Performance Analysis
13 6 (3.64%) Release Management
13 6 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 105 (63.64%) Java
2 86 (52.12%) JavaScript
3 67 (40.61%) SQL
4 39 (23.64%) Python
5 33 (20.00%) C#
6 28 (16.97%) Perl
7 20 (12.12%) C
8 19 (11.52%) C++
9 17 (10.30%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.42%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.82%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.82%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.82%) ANSI SQL
12 2 (1.21%) VC++
12 2 (1.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (7.27%) Degree
2 6 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 79 (47.88%) NFS
1 79 (47.88%) Oracle RAC
1 79 (47.88%) SRDF
2 27 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 25 (15.15%) KVM
3 25 (15.15%) Xen
4 2 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (11.52%) ITRS Geneos
2 9 (5.45%) Puppet
3 3 (1.82%) Dollar Universe
4 2 (1.21%) SCCM
5 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.61%) Cacti
5 1 (0.61%) Munin
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.61%) OpenView
5 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 111 (67.27%) TIBCO
2 95 (57.58%) Sybase
3 86 (52.12%) Oracle
4 80 (48.48%) Cisco
5 79 (47.88%) IBM
5 79 (47.88%) EMC
5 79 (47.88%) Intel
5 79 (47.88%) NetApp
5 79 (47.88%) DataSynapse
6 33 (20.00%) Reuters
7 27 (16.36%) VMware
8 25 (15.15%) ION Trading
8 25 (15.15%) Bloomberg
9 13 (7.88%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.64%) Caplin
10 6 (3.64%) Microsoft
11 5 (3.03%) Kalahari
11 5 (3.03%) DevExpress
12 4 (2.42%) Tableau
12 4 (2.42%) Informatica