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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 555 615 594
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -21
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 85 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.073% 0.080%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.51% 0.92% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 80 32 26
Average salary £87,500 £65,000 £74,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £66,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £88,750
UK excluding London average salary - £62,500 -
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
3391 3895 3806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.62% 7.89% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2823 2991 3049
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
City of London +21 10 £37,500 -42.30%
RMDS
England

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 88 (66.17%) TIBCO
2 83 (62.41%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (60.15%) Windows
3 80 (60.15%) Linux
4 75 (56.39%) Java
5 74 (55.64%) Finance
6 70 (52.63%) Rendezvous
7 65 (48.87%) Oracle
7 65 (48.87%) Sybase
8 64 (48.12%) SQL Server
9 63 (47.37%) JavaScript
9 63 (47.37%) Solaris
9 63 (47.37%) 29West
10 61 (45.86%) Hadoop
11 60 (45.11%) Multicast
12 58 (43.61%) SQL
12 58 (43.61%) HTML
13 57 (42.86%) LAN
13 57 (42.86%) WAN
13 57 (42.86%) Cisco
14 56 (42.11%) IBM
14 56 (42.11%) HTTP
14 56 (42.11%) NFS
14 56 (42.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 56 (42.11%) EMC
14 56 (42.11%) Intel
14 56 (42.11%) Middleware
14 56 (42.11%) SAN
14 56 (42.11%) NetApp
14 56 (42.11%) XML

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 56 (42.11%) IIS
1 56 (42.11%) Apache
1 56 (42.11%) Tomcat
1 56 (42.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 56 (42.11%) WebSphere
1 56 (42.11%) Oracle Coherence
2 9 (6.77%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (3.76%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) ION MarketView
2 6 (4.51%) 3000 Xtra
Communications & Networking
1 60 (45.11%) Multicast
2 57 (42.86%) LAN
2 57 (42.86%) WAN
3 56 (42.11%) HTTP
3 56 (42.11%) SAN
3 56 (42.11%) NAS
3 56 (42.11%) FCoE
3 56 (42.11%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (8.27%) iSCSI
5 5 (3.76%) DNS
6 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.01%) DHCP
6 4 (3.01%) Firewall
7 2 (1.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (1.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (1.50%) SSL
8 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (48.12%) SQL Server
2 61 (45.86%) Hadoop
3 56 (42.11%) HBase
4 44 (33.08%) DB2
5 7 (5.26%) OLAP
5 7 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (3.76%) QlikView
6 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.76%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.76%) Spotfire
7 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.26%) KDB
9 2 (1.50%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.50%) OLTP
9 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Subversion
2 2 (1.50%) TeamCity
General
1 74 (55.64%) Finance
2 42 (31.58%) Front Office
3 17 (12.78%) Banking
4 6 (4.51%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (42.11%) Architect
2 51 (38.35%) Infrastructure Architect
3 37 (27.82%) Developer
4 29 (21.80%) Solutions Architect
5 26 (19.55%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 25 (18.80%) C# Developer
7 24 (18.05%) Lead Architect
8 17 (12.78%) WPF Developer
8 17 (12.78%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 12 (9.02%) Applications Support
10 10 (7.52%) Technical Architect
10 10 (7.52%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (7.52%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 8 (6.02%) Support Engineer
12 6 (4.51%) Java Developer
12 6 (4.51%) Analyst
12 6 (4.51%) Applications Support Engineer
12 6 (4.51%) Market Data Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) Junior
14 4 (3.01%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (52.63%) Rendezvous
2 58 (43.61%) HTML
3 56 (42.11%) XML
3 56 (42.11%) XSLT
3 56 (42.11%) Middleware
4 26 (19.55%) WPF
5 18 (13.53%) .NET
6 7 (5.26%) WCF
6 7 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 5 (3.76%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.50%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.50%) MFC
8 2 (1.50%) JSP
8 2 (1.50%) STL
8 2 (1.50%) jQuery
8 2 (1.50%) Ext JS
8 2 (1.50%) qooxdoo
9 1 (0.75%) Reactive Extensions
9 1 (0.75%) LAMP
9 1 (0.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (33.08%) Mainframe
2 21 (15.79%) Derivative
3 14 (10.53%) Fixed Income
3 14 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.77%) Credit Derivative
6 8 (6.02%) Equities
7 6 (4.51%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.76%) Physics
8 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.76%) Visualisation
8 5 (3.76%) Open Source
8 5 (3.76%) Hedge funds
9 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.26%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 80 (60.15%) Windows
1 80 (60.15%) Linux
2 63 (47.37%) Solaris
3 27 (20.30%) UNIX
4 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (62.41%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
3 55 (41.35%) Benchmarking
4 41 (30.83%) Risk Management
5 23 (17.29%) TDD
6 16 (12.03%) ITIL
7 13 (9.77%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (9.02%) Multithreading
9 10 (7.52%) Low Latency
10 9 (6.77%) Business Analysis
11 8 (6.02%) Electronic Trading
11 8 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.26%) OO
13 6 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (4.51%) Release Management
14 5 (3.76%) Unit Testing
14 5 (3.76%) Software Engineering
14 5 (3.76%) Refactoring
14 5 (3.76%) Asset Management
15 4 (3.01%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 75 (56.39%) Java
2 63 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 58 (43.61%) SQL
4 40 (30.08%) C#
5 20 (15.04%) Perl
6 19 (14.29%) Python
7 15 (11.28%) Shell Script
8 12 (9.02%) C++
9 9 (6.77%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.26%) Korn
11 6 (4.51%) C-shell
12 2 (1.50%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.50%) C
12 2 (1.50%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (6.77%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) CISSP
2 3 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (42.11%) NFS
1 56 (42.11%) Oracle RAC
1 56 (42.11%) SRDF
2 13 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.27%) Hyper-V
3 11 (8.27%) KVM
3 11 (8.27%) Xen
4 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.50%) Nagios
2 2 (1.50%) SCCM
3 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.75%) Cacti
3 1 (0.75%) Munin
3 1 (0.75%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (0.75%) Puppet
3 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.75%) OpenView
Vendors
1 88 (66.17%) TIBCO
2 65 (48.87%) Oracle
2 65 (48.87%) Sybase
3 63 (47.37%) 29West
4 57 (42.86%) Cisco
5 56 (42.11%) IBM
5 56 (42.11%) EMC
5 56 (42.11%) Intel
5 56 (42.11%) NetApp
5 56 (42.11%) DataSynapse
6 31 (23.31%) Reuters
7 26 (19.55%) ION Trading
8 25 (18.80%) Bloomberg
9 13 (9.77%) VMware
10 5 (3.76%) Tableau
11 4 (3.01%) DevExpress
11 4 (3.01%) Caplin
11 4 (3.01%) Microsoft
12 3 (2.26%) Radianz
12 3 (2.26%) Juniper
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