The table below looks at the statistics for RMDS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RMDS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 551 551 577
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 70 65 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.95% 1.90% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 36 53
Average salary £80,000 £72,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £140,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £75,000 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
RMDS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3596 3415 4113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.58% 7.60% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2893 2777 3520
Average salary £57,500 £56,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

RMDS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RMDS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

RMDS Jobs Demand Trend in London

RMDS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RMDS across the London region.

RMDS Salary Trend in London

RMDS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RMDS across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

RMDS Salary Histogram in London

RMDS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMDS within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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
City of London -1 18 £61,250 -12.50% 2
Docklands, London +6 8 £80,000 +68.42%
RMDS
England

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 78 (67.24%) Linux
2 61 (52.59%) Reuters
3 54 (46.55%) TIBCO
4 53 (45.69%) Bloomberg
5 50 (43.10%) Java
6 41 (35.34%) SQL
6 41 (35.34%) Rendezvous
7 39 (33.62%) 29West
8 36 (31.03%) Middleware
9 34 (29.31%) Finance
9 34 (29.31%) Low Latency
10 33 (28.45%) Multicast
10 33 (28.45%) Front Office
11 32 (27.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 32 (27.59%) Oracle
12 31 (26.72%) Solaris
13 30 (25.86%) Windows
14 29 (25.00%) Perl
15 27 (23.28%) LAN
15 27 (23.28%) WAN
16 25 (21.55%) Sybase
17 23 (19.83%) Project Management
18 22 (18.97%) XML
19 21 (18.10%) Oracle Coherence
20 20 (17.24%) Banking
21 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
22 18 (15.52%) Shell Script
23 17 (14.66%) ION Trading
23 17 (14.66%) Benchmarking
23 17 (14.66%) SAN

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (18.10%) Oracle Coherence
2 17 (14.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 17 (14.66%) IIS
2 17 (14.66%) Tomcat
2 17 (14.66%) Apache
2 17 (14.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (12.93%) Eikon
2 10 (8.62%) Front Arena
2 10 (8.62%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 10 (8.62%) 3000 Xtra
2 10 (8.62%) Summit
3 7 (6.03%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.86%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.86%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 33 (28.45%) Multicast
2 27 (23.28%) LAN
2 27 (23.28%) WAN
3 17 (14.66%) SAN
3 17 (14.66%) HTTP
3 17 (14.66%) FCoE
3 17 (14.66%) Fibre Channel
3 17 (14.66%) NAS
4 16 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 14 (12.07%) DNS
6 10 (8.62%) SSL
7 4 (3.45%) DHCP
8 3 (2.59%) Firewall
8 3 (2.59%) SNMP
8 3 (2.59%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.72%) Network Security
10 1 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.66%) Hadoop
2 17 (14.66%) HBase
3 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.45%) DTS
4 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.72%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (6.03%) JUnit
2 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 34 (29.31%) Finance
2 33 (28.45%) Front Office
3 20 (17.24%) Banking
4 10 (8.62%) Law
4 10 (8.62%) Publishing
5 6 (5.17%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (26.72%) Market Data Engineer
2 21 (18.10%) Developer
3 18 (15.52%) Java Developer
4 17 (14.66%) Infrastructure Architect
4 17 (14.66%) Architect
4 17 (14.66%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (14.66%) Lead Architect
4 17 (14.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 17 (14.66%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 11 (9.48%) Technical Manager
6 10 (8.62%) Technical Account Manager
6 10 (8.62%) Account Manager
7 8 (6.90%) Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Market Data Support Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.45%) Development Manager
11 3 (2.59%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.34%) Rendezvous
2 36 (31.03%) Middleware
3 22 (18.97%) XML
4 17 (14.66%) XSLT
4 17 (14.66%) HTML
5 7 (6.03%) JMS
6 6 (5.17%) ZeroMQ
7 5 (4.31%) XML-RPC
7 5 (4.31%) EJB
7 5 (4.31%) JSON
8 1 (0.86%) LAMP
8 1 (0.86%) .NET
8 1 (0.86%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (8.62%) Fixed Income
2 10 (8.62%) Equities
3 2 (1.72%) Derivative
4 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.86%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (0.86%) CESG
4 1 (0.86%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.86%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 78 (67.24%) Linux
2 31 (26.72%) Solaris
3 30 (25.86%) Windows
4 15 (12.93%) UNIX
5 9 (7.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.72%) CentOS
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) Low Latency
2 23 (19.83%) Project Management
3 17 (14.66%) Benchmarking
3 17 (14.66%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (12.07%) Risk Management
5 13 (11.21%) ITIL
6 12 (10.34%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.48%) Multithreading
8 10 (8.62%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.90%) Electronic Trading
9 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (6.03%) TDD
11 6 (5.17%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (4.31%) E-Commerce
13 4 (3.45%) Change Control
13 4 (3.45%) Data Transformation
14 3 (2.59%) Performance Monitoring
15 2 (1.72%) Automated Testing
16 1 (0.86%) Change Management
16 1 (0.86%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (43.10%) Java
2 41 (35.34%) SQL
3 29 (25.00%) Perl
4 18 (15.52%) Shell Script
5 17 (14.66%) JavaScript
6 14 (12.07%) Bash Shell
7 10 (8.62%) Python
8 5 (4.31%) C++
9 3 (2.59%) AWK
9 3 (2.59%) C
10 1 (0.86%) Tcl
10 1 (0.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 5 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.72%) CISSP
4 1 (0.86%) ISEB
4 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (14.66%) NFS
1 17 (14.66%) SRDF
1 17 (14.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.86%) Nagios
2 1 (0.86%) OpenView
2 1 (0.86%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.86%) Cacti
2 1 (0.86%) Munin
2 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.86%) Puppet
2 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 61 (52.59%) Reuters
2 54 (46.55%) TIBCO
3 53 (45.69%) Bloomberg
4 39 (33.62%) 29West
5 32 (27.59%) Oracle
6 25 (21.55%) Sybase
7 17 (14.66%) ION Trading
7 17 (14.66%) NetApp
7 17 (14.66%) Cisco
7 17 (14.66%) IBM
7 17 (14.66%) EMC
7 17 (14.66%) Intel
7 17 (14.66%) DataSynapse
8 10 (8.62%) Murex
8 10 (8.62%) Misys
8 10 (8.62%) SunGard
9 5 (4.31%) Kalahari
9 5 (4.31%) Caplin
9 5 (4.31%) Google
10 4 (3.45%) Tradeweb
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