The table below looks at the statistics for RMDS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RMDS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
UK
Rank 820 922 893
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -29
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 25 25 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.025% 0.048%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.44% 0.36% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 42
Median salary £100,000 £63,750 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% -13.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £54,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5698 6961 8279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.79% 6.95% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4284 5402 6710
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

RMDS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing RMDS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

RMDS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RMDS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RMDS within the UK.

RMDS Salary Trend in the UK

RMDS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RMDS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 within the UK.

RMDS Salary Histogram in the UK

RMDS
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMDS within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 25 £100,000 +56.86%
London +54 25 £100,000 +56.86%
City of London +30 2 £97,500 +62.50%

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing RMDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RMDS.

1 35 (92.11%) Middleware
2 33 (86.84%) TIBCO
2 33 (86.84%) Finance
2 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (86.84%) HTML
2 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 33 (86.84%) Oracle
3 31 (81.58%) Java
3 31 (81.58%) Linux
4 30 (78.95%) Windows
4 30 (78.95%) Apache
4 30 (78.95%) Tomcat
4 30 (78.95%) HTTP
4 30 (78.95%) Sybase
4 30 (78.95%) IIS
4 30 (78.95%) XML
4 30 (78.95%) XSLT
4 30 (78.95%) VMware
4 30 (78.95%) Rendezvous
4 30 (78.95%) IBM
4 30 (78.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 30 (78.95%) DataSynapse
4 30 (78.95%) WebSphere
4 30 (78.95%) Oracle RAC
4 30 (78.95%) Hadoop
4 30 (78.95%) Ultra Messaging
4 30 (78.95%) HBase
5 28 (73.68%) SRDF
5 28 (73.68%) FCoE
5 28 (73.68%) Fibre Channel

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (78.95%) Apache
1 30 (78.95%) IIS
1 30 (78.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 30 (78.95%) Tomcat
1 30 (78.95%) WebSphere
2 28 (73.68%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 30 (78.95%) HTTP
2 28 (73.68%) FCoE
2 28 (73.68%) Fibre Channel
2 28 (73.68%) LAN
2 28 (73.68%) Multicast
2 28 (73.68%) NAS
2 28 (73.68%) SAN
2 28 (73.68%) WAN
3 25 (65.79%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) Hadoop
1 30 (78.95%) HBase
2 3 (7.89%) DB2
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) CodeRush
1 3 (7.89%) ReSharper
1 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (86.84%) Finance
2 21 (55.26%) Banking
3 18 (47.37%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Front Office
5 1 (2.63%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Architect
2 26 (68.42%) Infrastructure Architect
2 26 (68.42%) Technical Architect
3 25 (65.79%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 25 (65.79%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 21 (55.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 21 (55.26%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (55.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 13 (34.21%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Storage Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Virtualisation Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Developer
7 3 (7.89%) IT Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Lead Architect
7 3 (7.89%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Data Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Market Data Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Middleware Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) Middleware
2 33 (86.84%) HTML
3 30 (78.95%) Rendezvous
3 30 (78.95%) Ultra Messaging
3 30 (78.95%) XML
3 30 (78.95%) XSLT
4 3 (7.89%) .NET
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
4 3 (7.89%) HTML5
4 3 (7.89%) LINQ
4 3 (7.89%) NHibernate
4 3 (7.89%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Linux
2 30 (78.95%) Windows
3 28 (73.68%) Solaris
4 3 (7.89%) Unix
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (73.68%) Benchmarking
2 28 (73.68%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.16%) Low Latency
4 4 (10.53%) Storage Virtualisation
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) Memory Management
5 3 (7.89%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) SOA
5 3 (7.89%) TDD
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.63%) Data Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 31 (81.58%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) C#
5 3 (7.89%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) C-shell
6 2 (5.26%) Korn
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (78.95%) Oracle RAC
2 28 (73.68%) NFS
2 28 (73.68%) SRDF
2 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (65.79%) Hyper-V
3 25 (65.79%) KVM
3 25 (65.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Oracle
1 33 (86.84%) TIBCO
2 30 (78.95%) DataSynapse
2 30 (78.95%) IBM
2 30 (78.95%) Sybase
2 30 (78.95%) VMware
3 28 (73.68%) Cisco
3 28 (73.68%) EMC
3 28 (73.68%) Intel
3 28 (73.68%) NetApp
4 5 (13.16%) Reuters
5 4 (10.53%) Bloomberg
6 2 (5.26%) Solace