The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 908 872
Rank change year-on-year +61 -36  
Permanent jobs citing RMDS 27 27 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.027% 0.083%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.36% 0.37% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 89
Median salary £75,000 £95,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £81,500 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £106,875 £100,250
UK excluding London median salary - - £102,500

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7574 7241 8262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.52% 7.36% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8483 8711 11922
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,294 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00%  

RMDS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for RMDS in the UK

RMDS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RMDS in the UK

RMDS
Top 2 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 28 June 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 +60 27 £75,000 -21.05% 2
London +43 27 £75,000 -21.05% 2

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (89.47%) Finance
3 33 (86.84%) TIBCO
4 32 (84.21%) Java
5 31 (81.58%) Banking
6 29 (76.32%) Investment Banking
6 29 (76.32%) Linux
6 29 (76.32%) Apache
6 29 (76.32%) Tomcat
7 27 (71.05%) SQL
8 26 (68.42%) TeamCity
9 25 (65.79%) Scrum
10 24 (63.16%) E-Commerce
11 23 (60.53%) DNS
11 23 (60.53%) Firewall
11 23 (60.53%) Configuration Management
11 23 (60.53%) Shell Script
11 23 (60.53%) Wealth Management
11 23 (60.53%) Bash Shell
11 23 (60.53%) Maven
11 23 (60.53%) Retail
11 23 (60.53%) Asset Management
11 23 (60.53%) Retail Banking
11 23 (60.53%) Microservices
11 23 (60.53%) Solace
11 23 (60.53%) SDLC
11 23 (60.53%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (28.95%) HTML
13 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
13 10 (26.32%) Middleware

RMDS
Co-occurring 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 29 (76.32%) Apache
1 29 (76.32%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.79%) DataSynapse
2 6 (15.79%) IIS
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) DNS
1 23 (60.53%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) FCoE
2 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (15.79%) HTTP
2 6 (15.79%) iSCSI
2 6 (15.79%) LAN
2 6 (15.79%) Multicast
2 6 (15.79%) NAS
2 6 (15.79%) SAN
2 6 (15.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Hadoop
1 6 (15.79%) HBase
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.63%) KDB
2 1 (2.63%) Kdb+
2 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (68.42%) TeamCity
2 23 (60.53%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) CodeRush
3 3 (7.89%) ReSharper
4 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) gulp
5 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.63%) Protractor
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 34 (89.47%) Finance
2 31 (81.58%) Banking
3 29 (76.32%) Investment Banking
4 23 (60.53%) Retail
4 23 (60.53%) Retail Banking
5 3 (7.89%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Configuration Engineer
1 23 (60.53%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Technical Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Angular Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 1 (2.63%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) Middleware
3 8 (21.05%) Ultra Messaging
4 6 (15.79%) .NET
4 6 (15.79%) Rendezvous
4 6 (15.79%) XML
4 6 (15.79%) XSLT
5 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.16%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (7.89%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (7.89%) LINQ
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.26%) NHibernate
8 2 (5.26%) Reactive Extensions
8 2 (5.26%) WCF
8 2 (5.26%) Web Services
8 2 (5.26%) WPF
9 1 (2.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (10.53%) Derivative
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Equities
3 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Solaris
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (65.79%) Scrum
3 24 (63.16%) E-Commerce
4 23 (60.53%) Asset Management
4 23 (60.53%) Configuration Management
4 23 (60.53%) Microservices
4 23 (60.53%) SDLC
4 23 (60.53%) Wealth Management
5 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (15.79%) Benchmarking
6 6 (15.79%) Low Latency
7 5 (13.16%) Electronic Trading
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) OO
9 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.89%) SOA
10 2 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) SQL
3 23 (60.53%) Bash Shell
3 23 (60.53%) Shell Script
4 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.42%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) MiFID
1 1 (2.63%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
1 6 (15.79%) KVM
1 6 (15.79%) NFS
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (15.79%) SRDF
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (15.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) TIBCO
2 23 (60.53%) Solace
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) EMC
4 6 (15.79%) IBM
4 6 (15.79%) Intel
4 6 (15.79%) NetApp
4 6 (15.79%) Sybase
4 6 (15.79%) VMware
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Reuters
6 1 (2.63%) ION Trading