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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 812 787 824
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +37
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 71 72 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.072% 0.063%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.86% 0.92% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45 41 54
Average salary £80,000 £74,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £140,000 £98,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £75,000 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
8299 7852 8827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.59% 7.83% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6516 6250 7385
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 -19 68 £80,000 +10.34% 3
North West - 2 £70,000 - 1
South East - 1 - -
RMDS
UK

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 76 (61.79%) Linux
2 61 (49.59%) Reuters
3 59 (47.97%) TIBCO
3 59 (47.97%) Bloomberg
4 50 (40.65%) Java
5 46 (37.40%) Rendezvous
6 40 (32.52%) SQL
6 40 (32.52%) Finance
7 39 (31.71%) 29West
8 38 (30.89%) Multicast
9 36 (29.27%) Middleware
10 34 (27.64%) Low Latency
11 32 (26.02%) Oracle
11 32 (26.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 32 (26.02%) Front Office
12 31 (25.20%) Solaris
13 30 (24.39%) Windows
14 27 (21.95%) Perl
14 27 (21.95%) LAN
14 27 (21.95%) WAN
15 24 (19.51%) Sybase
16 22 (17.89%) XML
16 22 (17.89%) Project Management
17 21 (17.07%) TCP/IP
17 21 (17.07%) Cisco
17 21 (17.07%) Oracle Coherence
18 20 (16.26%) DNS
18 20 (16.26%) Banking
19 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
20 18 (14.63%) JavaScript

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 21 (17.07%) Oracle Coherence
2 17 (13.82%) IIS
2 17 (13.82%) Apache
2 17 (13.82%) Tomcat
2 17 (13.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 17 (13.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (12.20%) Eikon
2 10 (8.13%) 3000 Xtra
2 10 (8.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 10 (8.13%) Summit
2 10 (8.13%) Front Arena
3 6 (4.88%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.81%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.81%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.89%) Multicast
2 27 (21.95%) LAN
2 27 (21.95%) WAN
3 21 (17.07%) TCP/IP
4 20 (16.26%) DNS
5 17 (13.82%) NAS
5 17 (13.82%) FCoE
5 17 (13.82%) Fibre Channel
5 17 (13.82%) HTTP
5 17 (13.82%) SAN
6 10 (8.13%) DHCP
6 10 (8.13%) SSL
7 9 (7.32%) Firewall
7 9 (7.32%) Wireshark
8 7 (5.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (5.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (3.25%) Network Security
10 2 (1.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.82%) Hadoop
2 17 (13.82%) HBase
3 5 (4.07%) DTS
4 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.63%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) JUnit
2 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 40 (32.52%) Finance
2 32 (26.02%) Front Office
3 20 (16.26%) Banking
4 10 (8.13%) Law
4 10 (8.13%) Publishing
5 6 (4.88%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.25%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (25.20%) Market Data Engineer
2 21 (17.07%) Developer
3 18 (14.63%) Java Developer
4 17 (13.82%) Architect
4 17 (13.82%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (13.82%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 17 (13.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 17 (13.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 17 (13.82%) Lead Architect
5 11 (8.94%) Technical Manager
6 10 (8.13%) Account Manager
6 10 (8.13%) Technical Account Manager
7 8 (6.50%) Consultant
8 7 (5.69%) Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Market Data Support Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Development Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.25%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (37.40%) Rendezvous
2 36 (29.27%) Middleware
3 22 (17.89%) XML
4 17 (13.82%) XSLT
4 17 (13.82%) HTML
5 7 (5.69%) JMS
6 6 (4.88%) ZeroMQ
7 5 (4.07%) EJB
7 5 (4.07%) XML-RPC
7 5 (4.07%) JSON
8 1 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.81%) LAMP
8 1 (0.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (8.13%) Fixed Income
2 10 (8.13%) Equities
3 3 (2.44%) CESG
3 3 (2.44%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.63%) Derivative
5 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.81%) RMADS
5 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.81%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 76 (61.79%) Linux
2 31 (25.20%) Solaris
3 30 (24.39%) Windows
4 15 (12.20%) UNIX
5 9 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.63%) CentOS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) Low Latency
2 22 (17.89%) Project Management
3 18 (14.63%) Risk Management
3 18 (14.63%) ITIL
4 17 (13.82%) Benchmarking
4 17 (13.82%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (12.20%) Service Delivery
6 11 (8.94%) Multithreading
7 10 (8.13%) Data Analysis
8 8 (6.50%) Electronic Trading
8 8 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.69%) TDD
9 7 (5.69%) Network Architecture
9 7 (5.69%) Change Management
9 7 (5.69%) Service Management
10 6 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (4.07%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.07%) Load Balancing
12 4 (3.25%) Change Control
12 4 (3.25%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.65%) Java
2 40 (32.52%) SQL
3 27 (21.95%) Perl
4 18 (14.63%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.01%) Shell Script
6 14 (11.38%) Bash Shell
7 9 (7.32%) Python
8 5 (4.07%) C++
9 3 (2.44%) C
10 2 (1.63%) AWK
11 1 (0.81%) C#
11 1 (0.81%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (7.32%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) CISSP
2 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) SLA
1 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (13.82%) NFS
1 17 (13.82%) Oracle RAC
1 17 (13.82%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.81%) OpenView
2 1 (0.81%) Nagios
2 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.81%) Cacti
2 1 (0.81%) Munin
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (49.59%) Reuters
2 59 (47.97%) Bloomberg
2 59 (47.97%) TIBCO
3 39 (31.71%) 29West
4 32 (26.02%) Oracle
5 24 (19.51%) Sybase
6 21 (17.07%) Cisco
7 17 (13.82%) IBM
7 17 (13.82%) EMC
7 17 (13.82%) Intel
7 17 (13.82%) NetApp
7 17 (13.82%) DataSynapse
8 16 (13.01%) ION Trading
9 10 (8.13%) Tradeweb
9 10 (8.13%) Murex
9 10 (8.13%) Misys
9 10 (8.13%) SunGard
10 9 (7.32%) Juniper
10 9 (7.32%) CheckPoint
10 9 (7.32%) Radianz
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago