Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 344 425
Rank change year-on-year +25 +81 +21
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.030% 0.052% 0.023%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% 0.87% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
City of London median annual salary £77,500 £86,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.14% +50.00% -11.54%
10th Percentile £70,250 £60,000 £51,500
90th Percentile £87,750 £111,250 £90,750
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £86,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.14% +50.00% -11.54%

RMDS is in the Business Applications category. The following 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.

All Business Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 664 692 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 6.55% 5.95% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 574 598 1024
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.35% -7.08% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,350 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £84,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +4.35%

RMDS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing RMDS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) KDB
3 1 (33.33%) High-Frequency Trading
3 1 (33.33%) C

RMDS
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) KDB Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) High-Frequency Trading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO