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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
UK
Rank 846 935 900
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -35
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 17 18 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.018% 0.060%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.29% 0.25% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 58
Median salary £100,000 £67,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £75,000 £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
5944 7190 8305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.04% 7.13% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4478 5582 6660
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +88 17 £100,000 +48.14%
London +58 17 £100,000 +48.14%
City of London +23 3 £90,000 +35.84%

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (95.24%) Middleware
2 38 (90.48%) TIBCO
2 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (88.10%) Finance
3 37 (88.10%) HTML
3 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
3 37 (88.10%) Oracle
4 33 (78.57%) Java
4 33 (78.57%) IIS
4 33 (78.57%) XML
4 33 (78.57%) XSLT
4 33 (78.57%) Sybase
4 33 (78.57%) Windows
4 33 (78.57%) Linux
4 33 (78.57%) Apache
4 33 (78.57%) Tomcat
4 33 (78.57%) HTTP
4 33 (78.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 33 (78.57%) VMware
4 33 (78.57%) Rendezvous
4 33 (78.57%) IBM
4 33 (78.57%) DataSynapse
4 33 (78.57%) WebSphere
4 33 (78.57%) Oracle RAC
4 33 (78.57%) Hadoop
4 33 (78.57%) HBase
4 33 (78.57%) Ultra Messaging
5 31 (73.81%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (73.81%) Multicast
5 31 (73.81%) FCoE

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 33 (78.57%) Apache
1 33 (78.57%) DataSynapse
1 33 (78.57%) IIS
1 33 (78.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 33 (78.57%) Tomcat
1 33 (78.57%) WebSphere
2 31 (73.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 33 (78.57%) HTTP
2 31 (73.81%) FCoE
2 31 (73.81%) Fibre Channel
2 31 (73.81%) LAN
2 31 (73.81%) Multicast
2 31 (73.81%) NAS
2 31 (73.81%) SAN
2 31 (73.81%) WAN
3 28 (66.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (78.57%) Hadoop
1 33 (78.57%) HBase
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) CodeRush
1 4 (9.52%) ReSharper
1 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 37 (88.10%) Finance
2 24 (57.14%) Banking
3 21 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Front Office
5 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Architect
2 29 (69.05%) Infrastructure Architect
2 29 (69.05%) Technical Architect
3 28 (66.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 28 (66.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 24 (57.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 24 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
4 24 (57.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 13 (30.95%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Storage Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Virtualisation Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
8 3 (7.14%) IT Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Lead Architect
8 3 (7.14%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Angular Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Market Data Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Middleware Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (95.24%) Middleware
2 37 (88.10%) HTML
3 33 (78.57%) Rendezvous
3 33 (78.57%) Ultra Messaging
3 33 (78.57%) XML
3 33 (78.57%) XSLT
4 5 (11.90%) .NET
4 5 (11.90%) TIBCO EMS
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
5 4 (9.52%) HTML5
5 4 (9.52%) LINQ
5 4 (9.52%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.38%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (2.38%) WCF
6 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Linux
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 31 (73.81%) Solaris
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (73.81%) Benchmarking
2 31 (73.81%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 5 (11.90%) TDD
5 4 (9.52%) Memory Management
5 4 (9.52%) OO
5 4 (9.52%) SOA
5 4 (9.52%) Storage Virtualisation
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.38%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (2.38%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
8 1 (2.38%) Scrum
8 1 (2.38%) Service Management
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
2 33 (78.57%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) C-shell
5 2 (4.76%) Korn
5 2 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (78.57%) Oracle RAC
2 31 (73.81%) NFS
2 31 (73.81%) SRDF
2 31 (73.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 28 (66.67%) KVM
3 28 (66.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) MOM
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) TIBCO
2 37 (88.10%) Oracle
3 33 (78.57%) IBM
3 33 (78.57%) Sybase
3 33 (78.57%) VMware
4 31 (73.81%) Cisco
4 31 (73.81%) EMC
4 31 (73.81%) Intel
4 31 (73.81%) NetApp
5 4 (9.52%) Bloomberg
5 4 (9.52%) Reuters
6 2 (4.76%) Solace
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft