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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 779 815 798
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -17
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 88 73 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.066% 0.055%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.27% 0.89% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 86 54 39
Average salary £87,500 £78,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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
6923 8181 7432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.79% 7.43% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5473 6479 5973
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,392 £33,500 £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 6 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 6 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 +35 87 £87,500 +9.37%
Yorkshire - 1 £102,500 -
RMDS
UK

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 125 (74.85%) Linux
2 116 (69.46%) TIBCO
3 109 (65.27%) Finance
3 109 (65.27%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (63.47%) Java
5 97 (58.08%) Windows
6 96 (57.49%) Sybase
7 93 (55.69%) Rendezvous
8 89 (53.29%) Oracle
9 88 (52.69%) JavaScript
10 87 (52.10%) Solaris
11 86 (51.50%) Multicast
12 85 (50.90%) Ultra Messaging
12 85 (50.90%) Hadoop
13 83 (49.70%) Performance Tuning
13 83 (49.70%) HTML
14 82 (49.10%) SQL Server
15 81 (48.50%) LAN
15 81 (48.50%) WAN
15 81 (48.50%) Cisco
16 80 (47.90%) IBM
16 80 (47.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 80 (47.90%) EMC
16 80 (47.90%) Intel
16 80 (47.90%) Middleware
16 80 (47.90%) SAN
16 80 (47.90%) NetApp
16 80 (47.90%) HTTP
16 80 (47.90%) NFS
16 80 (47.90%) Apache

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 80 (47.90%) IIS
1 80 (47.90%) Apache
1 80 (47.90%) Tomcat
1 80 (47.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 80 (47.90%) WebSphere
1 80 (47.90%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (2.99%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.59%) ION MarketView
2 3 (1.80%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 86 (51.50%) Multicast
2 81 (48.50%) LAN
2 81 (48.50%) WAN
3 80 (47.90%) SAN
3 80 (47.90%) HTTP
3 80 (47.90%) NAS
3 80 (47.90%) FCoE
3 80 (47.90%) Fibre Channel
4 22 (13.17%) iSCSI
5 6 (3.59%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.80%) DNS
7 2 (1.20%) SSL
7 2 (1.20%) DHCP
7 2 (1.20%) Firewall
8 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (50.90%) Hadoop
2 82 (49.10%) SQL Server
3 80 (47.90%) HBase
4 58 (34.73%) DB2
5 11 (6.59%) OLAP
5 11 (6.59%) Oracle OLAP
6 8 (4.79%) KDB
7 6 (3.59%) OLTP
8 5 (2.99%) Spotfire
8 5 (2.99%) QlikView
8 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.99%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.40%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.40%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Subversion
2 2 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 109 (65.27%) Finance
2 40 (23.95%) Front Office
3 19 (11.38%) Banking
4 13 (7.78%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (47.90%) Architect
2 76 (45.51%) Infrastructure Architect
3 52 (31.14%) Solutions Architect
4 48 (28.74%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 32 (19.16%) Lead Architect
6 31 (18.56%) Developer
7 29 (17.37%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 25 (14.97%) Market Data Engineer
9 23 (13.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 23 (13.77%) Technical Architect
10 22 (13.17%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
11 19 (11.38%) C# Developer
12 18 (10.78%) Applications Support
12 18 (10.78%) WPF Developer
13 13 (7.78%) Support Engineer
14 6 (3.59%) Programmer
14 6 (3.59%) Applications Support Engineer
14 6 (3.59%) Java Developer
14 6 (3.59%) Analyst
14 6 (3.59%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (55.69%) Rendezvous
2 85 (50.90%) Ultra Messaging
3 83 (49.70%) HTML
4 80 (47.90%) Middleware
4 80 (47.90%) XML
4 80 (47.90%) XSLT
5 20 (11.98%) .NET
5 20 (11.98%) WPF
6 8 (4.79%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (2.99%) TIBCO EMS
8 4 (2.40%) Velocity
9 3 (1.80%) WCF
10 2 (1.20%) jQuery
10 2 (1.20%) Ext JS
10 2 (1.20%) qooxdoo
10 2 (1.20%) MFC
10 2 (1.20%) STL
11 1 (0.60%) COM
11 1 (0.60%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (34.73%) Mainframe
2 21 (12.57%) Derivative
3 12 (7.19%) Credit Derivative
4 9 (5.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.59%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.99%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.99%) Physics
6 5 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.99%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.99%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.40%) Equities
8 3 (1.80%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.80%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 125 (74.85%) Linux
2 97 (58.08%) Windows
3 87 (52.10%) Solaris
4 28 (16.77%) UNIX
5 12 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (65.27%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (49.70%) Performance Tuning
3 80 (47.90%) Benchmarking
4 53 (31.74%) Risk Management
5 27 (16.17%) ITIL
6 20 (11.98%) TDD
7 15 (8.98%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (7.19%) Business Analysis
9 11 (6.59%) Service Delivery
9 11 (6.59%) Low Latency
10 10 (5.99%) Multithreading
11 9 (5.39%) Asset Management
12 8 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.19%) Problem Management
14 6 (3.59%) Release Management
14 6 (3.59%) Project Management
14 6 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (3.59%) Analytics
14 6 (3.59%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (63.47%) Java
2 88 (52.69%) JavaScript
3 72 (43.11%) SQL
4 35 (20.96%) Python
5 34 (20.36%) C#
6 27 (16.17%) Perl
7 19 (11.38%) Shell Script
8 17 (10.18%) C++
9 15 (8.98%) C
10 5 (2.99%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.40%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.80%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.80%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (1.20%) VC++
13 2 (1.20%) Korn
13 2 (1.20%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 13 (7.78%) Degree
2 6 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.60%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (47.90%) NFS
1 80 (47.90%) Oracle RAC
1 80 (47.90%) SRDF
2 24 (14.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (13.17%) Hyper-V
3 22 (13.17%) KVM
3 22 (13.17%) Xen
4 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (7.19%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (2.99%) Puppet
3 3 (1.80%) Dollar Universe
4 2 (1.20%) SCCM
5 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.60%) Cacti
5 1 (0.60%) Munin
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.60%) OpenView
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 116 (69.46%) TIBCO
2 96 (57.49%) Sybase
3 89 (53.29%) Oracle
4 81 (48.50%) Cisco
5 80 (47.90%) IBM
5 80 (47.90%) EMC
5 80 (47.90%) Intel
5 80 (47.90%) NetApp
5 80 (47.90%) DataSynapse
6 35 (20.96%) Reuters
7 27 (16.17%) Bloomberg
8 26 (15.57%) ION Trading
9 24 (14.37%) VMware
10 6 (3.59%) Caplin
10 6 (3.59%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.59%) Microsoft
11 5 (2.99%) Kalahari
11 5 (2.99%) Tableau
11 5 (2.99%) DevExpress
12 4 (2.40%) Informatica