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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 518 611 572
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -39
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 95 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.93% 1.32% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 93 40 33
Average salary £87,500 £66,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -21.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary - £62,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
3240 3562 3258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.46% 7.32% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2711 2844 2652
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 +22 7 £37,500 -42.30%
RMDS
England

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 112 (72.26%) Linux
1 112 (72.26%) TIBCO
2 101 (65.16%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (63.23%) Java
4 95 (61.29%) Finance
5 93 (60.00%) Windows
6 89 (57.42%) Rendezvous
7 88 (56.77%) Sybase
8 81 (52.26%) Oracle
8 81 (52.26%) SQL Server
9 80 (51.61%) JavaScript
10 79 (50.97%) Solaris
11 77 (49.68%) Hadoop
11 77 (49.68%) Ultra Messaging
12 75 (48.39%) HTML
13 74 (47.74%) Performance Tuning
13 74 (47.74%) Multicast
14 73 (47.10%) LAN
14 73 (47.10%) WAN
14 73 (47.10%) Cisco
15 72 (46.45%) IBM
15 72 (46.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 72 (46.45%) EMC
15 72 (46.45%) Intel
15 72 (46.45%) Middleware
15 72 (46.45%) SAN
15 72 (46.45%) NetApp
15 72 (46.45%) HTTP
15 72 (46.45%) NFS
15 72 (46.45%) Apache

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 72 (46.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 72 (46.45%) Apache
1 72 (46.45%) Tomcat
1 72 (46.45%) IIS
1 72 (46.45%) WebSphere
1 72 (46.45%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (7.10%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 74 (47.74%) Multicast
2 73 (47.10%) LAN
2 73 (47.10%) WAN
3 72 (46.45%) SAN
3 72 (46.45%) HTTP
3 72 (46.45%) FCoE
3 72 (46.45%) Fibre Channel
3 72 (46.45%) NAS
4 15 (9.68%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.94%) DNS
6 2 (1.29%) Firewall
6 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.29%) DHCP
6 2 (1.29%) SSL
7 1 (0.65%) Internet
7 1 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (52.26%) SQL Server
2 77 (49.68%) Hadoop
3 72 (46.45%) HBase
4 57 (36.77%) DB2
5 10 (6.45%) Oracle OLAP
5 10 (6.45%) OLAP
6 8 (5.16%) KDB
7 5 (3.23%) OLTP
7 5 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.23%) QlikView
7 5 (3.23%) Spotfire
8 4 (2.58%) Sybase ASE
8 4 (2.58%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Subversion
2 2 (1.29%) TeamCity
General
1 95 (61.29%) Finance
2 45 (29.03%) Front Office
3 20 (12.90%) Banking
4 12 (7.74%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (46.45%) Architect
2 66 (42.58%) Infrastructure Architect
3 40 (25.81%) Solutions Architect
4 37 (23.87%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 34 (21.94%) Developer
6 30 (19.35%) Lead Architect
7 23 (14.84%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 21 (13.55%) C# Developer
9 19 (12.26%) Market Data Engineer
10 17 (10.97%) WPF Developer
10 17 (10.97%) Applications Support
11 16 (10.32%) Technical Architect
11 16 (10.32%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 15 (9.68%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
13 11 (7.10%) Support Engineer
14 6 (3.87%) Java Developer
14 6 (3.87%) Applications Support Engineer
15 5 (3.23%) Analyst
15 5 (3.23%) Programmer
15 5 (3.23%) Senior Market Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (57.42%) Rendezvous
2 77 (49.68%) Ultra Messaging
3 75 (48.39%) HTML
4 72 (46.45%) Middleware
4 72 (46.45%) XML
4 72 (46.45%) XSLT
5 22 (14.19%) WPF
6 20 (12.90%) .NET
7 9 (5.81%) TIBCO EMS
8 8 (5.16%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (3.23%) WCF
10 2 (1.29%) jQuery
10 2 (1.29%) Ext JS
10 2 (1.29%) qooxdoo
10 2 (1.29%) STL
10 2 (1.29%) MFC
11 1 (0.65%) COM
11 1 (0.65%) LAMP
11 1 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 57 (36.77%) Mainframe
2 20 (12.90%) Derivative
3 12 (7.74%) Credit Derivative
4 9 (5.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (5.16%) Fixed Income
6 7 (4.52%) Equities
7 6 (3.87%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.23%) Hedge funds
8 5 (3.23%) Open Source
8 5 (3.23%) Visualisation
8 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.23%) Physics
8 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.94%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.29%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.29%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 112 (72.26%) Linux
2 93 (60.00%) Windows
3 79 (50.97%) Solaris
4 28 (18.06%) UNIX
5 7 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (65.16%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (47.74%) Performance Tuning
3 71 (45.81%) Benchmarking
4 51 (32.90%) Risk Management
5 22 (14.19%) ITIL
6 20 (12.90%) TDD
7 15 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (7.74%) Business Analysis
9 10 (6.45%) Multithreading
9 10 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (6.45%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.81%) Asset Management
11 8 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.52%) Low Latency
13 6 (3.87%) Integration Testing
13 6 (3.87%) Release Management
13 6 (3.87%) Problem Management
13 6 (3.87%) Project Management
14 5 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 98 (63.23%) Java
2 80 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 71 (45.81%) SQL
4 40 (25.81%) C#
5 31 (20.00%) Perl
5 31 (20.00%) Python
6 23 (14.84%) Shell Script
7 17 (10.97%) C++
8 11 (7.10%) C
9 10 (6.45%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.52%) Korn
11 6 (3.87%) C-shell
12 4 (2.58%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.94%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (7.74%) Degree
2 5 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (46.45%) NFS
1 72 (46.45%) SRDF
1 72 (46.45%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (9.68%) Xen
3 15 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 15 (9.68%) KVM
4 2 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.16%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (1.94%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (1.29%) SCCM
4 1 (0.65%) Nagios
4 1 (0.65%) OpenView
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.65%) Puppet
4 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.65%) Cacti
4 1 (0.65%) Munin
Vendors
1 112 (72.26%) TIBCO
2 88 (56.77%) Sybase
3 81 (52.26%) Oracle
4 73 (47.10%) Cisco
5 72 (46.45%) IBM
5 72 (46.45%) EMC
5 72 (46.45%) Intel
5 72 (46.45%) NetApp
5 72 (46.45%) DataSynapse
6 34 (21.94%) Reuters
7 28 (18.06%) ION Trading
8 26 (16.77%) Bloomberg
9 17 (10.97%) VMware
10 6 (3.87%) Caplin
10 6 (3.87%) Solace
10 6 (3.87%) Microsoft
11 5 (3.23%) Tableau
11 5 (3.23%) Kalahari
11 5 (3.23%) DevExpress
12 4 (2.58%) Informatica
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