The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for RMDS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RMDS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
London / City of London
Rank 214 265 310
Rank change year-on-year +51 +45  
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 4 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.079% 0.057% 0.088%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.41% 0.87% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Median salary £90,000 £73,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.03% +96.66%  
UK excluding London median salary - £54,000 -

RMDS is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 283 462 832
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 5.58% 6.53% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 241 400 729
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £77,500 £82,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

RMDS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing RMDS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for RMDS in the City of London

RMDS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for RMDS in the City of London

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for RMDS.

1 6 (85.71%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) TIBCO
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Low Latency
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) MOM
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) ReSharper
4 3 (42.86%) LINQ
4 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) CodeRush
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Eikon
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Solace
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) DataSynapse
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) FCoE
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Multicast
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) HBase
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) CodeRush
1 3 (42.86%) ReSharper
1 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) gulp
3 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (14.29%) Protractor
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Angular Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Middleware
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
5 1 (14.29%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Low Latency
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
5 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C-shell
2 2 (28.57%) Korn
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (14.29%) SRDF
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) TIBCO
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Bloomberg
3 2 (28.57%) Reuters
3 2 (28.57%) Solace
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Intel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase