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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 804 811 763
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -48
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 69 48 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.83% 0.61% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 37 77
Average salary £70,000 £90,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £60,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £116,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - -
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
8314 7849 8412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.77% 7.85% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6542 6356 6896
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +6 64 £75,000 -16.66% 6
North West - 5 £70,000 -
RMDS
UK

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 94 (66.20%) Linux
2 66 (46.48%) TIBCO
3 61 (42.96%) Bloomberg
4 59 (41.55%) Reuters
5 55 (38.73%) Java
6 52 (36.62%) SQL
7 49 (34.51%) Rendezvous
8 48 (33.80%) Multicast
9 44 (30.99%) 29West
10 42 (29.58%) Middleware
10 42 (29.58%) Windows
11 41 (28.87%) Perl
12 40 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (27.46%) Front Office
14 36 (25.35%) Oracle
15 35 (24.65%) Solaris
16 33 (23.24%) Sybase
16 33 (23.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 33 (23.24%) LAN
16 33 (23.24%) WAN
16 33 (23.24%) Project Management
17 32 (22.54%) Finance
18 31 (21.83%) Low Latency
19 29 (20.42%) Shell Script
19 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
20 28 (19.72%) JavaScript
20 28 (19.72%) XML
21 25 (17.61%) TCP/IP
21 25 (17.61%) Cisco
21 25 (17.61%) ION Trading

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 24 (16.90%) Oracle Coherence
2 23 (16.20%) WebSphere
2 23 (16.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 23 (16.20%) Tomcat
2 23 (16.20%) Apache
2 23 (16.20%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (9.15%) 3000 Xtra
2 11 (7.75%) ION MarketView
3 10 (7.04%) Eikon
3 10 (7.04%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 10 (7.04%) Front Arena
3 10 (7.04%) Summit
4 1 (0.70%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.70%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 48 (33.80%) Multicast
2 33 (23.24%) LAN
2 33 (23.24%) WAN
3 25 (17.61%) TCP/IP
4 23 (16.20%) FCoE
4 23 (16.20%) Fibre Channel
4 23 (16.20%) NAS
4 23 (16.20%) HTTP
4 23 (16.20%) SAN
5 14 (9.86%) DNS
6 11 (7.75%) SNMP
7 10 (7.04%) SSL
8 7 (4.93%) Network Security
9 4 (2.82%) DHCP
9 4 (2.82%) Firewall
10 3 (2.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (2.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (1.41%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.70%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.20%) Hadoop
2 23 (16.20%) HBase
3 4 (2.82%) DTS
3 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.11%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.41%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.70%) KDB
6 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (4.93%) JUnit
2 3 (2.11%) JIRA
3 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (27.46%) Front Office
2 32 (22.54%) Finance
3 22 (15.49%) Banking
4 10 (7.04%) Law
4 10 (7.04%) Publishing
5 7 (4.93%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (21.83%) Developer
2 25 (17.61%) Market Data Engineer
3 23 (16.20%) Solutions Architect
3 23 (16.20%) Architect
3 23 (16.20%) Infrastructure Architect
4 22 (15.49%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 22 (15.49%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 22 (15.49%) Lead Architect
5 19 (13.38%) Java Developer
6 14 (9.86%) Analyst
7 11 (7.75%) Technical Manager
8 10 (7.04%) Technical Account Manager
8 10 (7.04%) Consultant
8 10 (7.04%) Account Manager
9 9 (6.34%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.93%) Market Analyst
11 7 (4.93%) Market Data Analyst
11 7 (4.93%) Data Analyst
12 6 (4.23%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (34.51%) Rendezvous
2 42 (29.58%) Middleware
3 28 (19.72%) XML
4 23 (16.20%) XSLT
4 23 (16.20%) HTML
5 8 (5.63%) WPF
6 7 (4.93%) JMS
7 6 (4.23%) ZeroMQ
8 5 (3.52%) JSON
8 5 (3.52%) XML-RPC
8 5 (3.52%) EJB
9 4 (2.82%) .NET
10 3 (2.11%) WCF
11 2 (1.41%) WinForms
11 2 (1.41%) Reactive Extensions
12 1 (0.70%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (0.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (11.27%) Fixed Income
3 13 (9.15%) Algorithms
4 12 (8.45%) Equities
5 7 (4.93%) CESG
5 7 (4.93%) CESG CLAS
6 6 (4.23%) Derivative
7 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.82%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.11%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.41%) RMADS
11 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.70%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 94 (66.20%) Linux
2 42 (29.58%) Windows
3 35 (24.65%) Solaris
4 22 (15.49%) UNIX
5 10 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (23.24%) Project Management
3 31 (21.83%) Low Latency
4 23 (16.20%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (16.20%) Benchmarking
5 19 (13.38%) ITIL
6 16 (11.27%) Risk Management
7 14 (9.86%) Service Delivery
8 13 (9.15%) Multithreading
8 13 (9.15%) TDD
9 11 (7.75%) Electronic Trading
10 10 (7.04%) Data Analysis
11 7 (4.93%) Security Architecture
12 6 (4.23%) OOA/OOD
13 4 (2.82%) Network Architecture
13 4 (2.82%) Risk Analysis
14 3 (2.11%) Business Analysis
14 3 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
15 2 (1.41%) E-Commerce
15 2 (1.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 55 (38.73%) Java
2 52 (36.62%) SQL
3 41 (28.87%) Perl
4 29 (20.42%) Shell Script
5 28 (19.72%) JavaScript
6 15 (10.56%) Bash Shell
7 14 (9.86%) Python
8 11 (7.75%) AWK
9 9 (6.34%) C#
10 6 (4.23%) C++
11 4 (2.82%) C
12 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.93%) DV Cleared
1 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
1 7 (4.93%) Degree
2 5 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.82%) CISSP
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) QA
1 7 (4.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (16.20%) Oracle RAC
1 23 (16.20%) SRDF
1 23 (16.20%) NFS
2 1 (0.70%) Xen
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.70%) KVM
2 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.93%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 66 (46.48%) TIBCO
2 61 (42.96%) Bloomberg
3 59 (41.55%) Reuters
4 44 (30.99%) 29West
5 36 (25.35%) Oracle
6 33 (23.24%) Sybase
7 25 (17.61%) Cisco
7 25 (17.61%) ION Trading
8 23 (16.20%) DataSynapse
8 23 (16.20%) IBM
8 23 (16.20%) EMC
8 23 (16.20%) Intel
8 23 (16.20%) NetApp
9 10 (7.04%) Murex
9 10 (7.04%) Misys
9 10 (7.04%) SunGard
10 5 (3.52%) Google
10 5 (3.52%) Caplin
10 5 (3.52%) Kalahari
10 5 (3.52%) Tradeweb
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