Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 810 834
Rank change year-on-year -3 +24 -35
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 27 40 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.036% 0.053% 0.086%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.47% 0.82% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 72
London median annual salary £75,000 £100,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £64,875 £70,000 £55,500
90th Percentile £86,625 £108,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £100,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% +16.67%

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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5743 4878 6151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.64% 6.42% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4269 4058 5061
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +2.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year - -0.99% +1.00%

RMDS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for RMDS in London

RMDS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for RMDS in London

RMDS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMDS within the London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +12 3 £77,500 -10.14%
RMDS
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for RMDS.

1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (85.19%) Banking
2 21 (77.78%) TIBCO
3 20 (74.07%) SQL
4 18 (66.67%) Java
4 18 (66.67%) Finance
5 16 (59.26%) Scrum
5 16 (59.26%) Linux
5 16 (59.26%) E-Commerce
5 16 (59.26%) Investment Banking
6 15 (55.56%) Asset Management
6 15 (55.56%) Maven
6 15 (55.56%) Firewall
6 15 (55.56%) Retail Banking
6 15 (55.56%) Wealth Management
6 15 (55.56%) Apache
6 15 (55.56%) Tomcat
6 15 (55.56%) Configuration Management
6 15 (55.56%) DNS
6 15 (55.56%) Shell Script
6 15 (55.56%) TeamCity
6 15 (55.56%) Bash Shell
6 15 (55.56%) Microservices
6 15 (55.56%) Solace
6 15 (55.56%) SDLC
6 15 (55.56%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
8 8 (29.63%) C#
9 7 (25.93%) .NET
9 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration

RMDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 15 (55.56%) Apache
1 15 (55.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) DNS
1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Blockchain
2 2 (7.41%) KDB
3 1 (3.70%) Kdb+
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Maven
1 15 (55.56%) TeamCity
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 23 (85.19%) Banking
2 18 (66.67%) Finance
3 16 (59.26%) Investment Banking
4 15 (55.56%) Retail Banking
5 5 (18.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Configuration Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.81%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
4 4 (14.81%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Pricing Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Pricing Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Electronic Trading Support
6 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) WPF Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Development Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
1 7 (25.93%) WCF
1 7 (25.93%) WPF
2 6 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (18.52%) Middleware
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Core
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (3.70%) Java SE
6 1 (3.70%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (14.81%) Derivative
3 3 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
4 2 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Equities
5 1 (3.70%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) E-Commerce
2 16 (59.26%) Scrum
3 15 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 15 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 15 (55.56%) Microservices
3 15 (55.56%) SDLC
3 15 (55.56%) Wealth Management
4 9 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
5 7 (25.93%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) Low Latency
8 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 18 (66.67%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 15 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 8 (29.63%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) TIBCO
2 15 (55.56%) Solace
3 3 (11.11%) ION Trading
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Reuters