The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 267 290 290
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 47 36 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.67% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 35
Average salary £66,500 £40,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.25% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
Reference Data
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4486 5370 5204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.66% 46.34% 45.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3867 4577 4710
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reference Data across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Reference Data
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in the City of London

Reference Data
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reference Data across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Reference Data Salary Histogram in the City of London

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Reference Data also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Reference Data.

1 58 (56.31%) Finance
2 50 (48.54%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (45.63%) SQL
4 40 (38.83%) Oracle
5 38 (36.89%) ETL
6 32 (31.07%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (30.10%) Data Management
8 26 (25.24%) Dimensional Modelling
9 25 (24.27%) Informatica
10 23 (22.33%) Banking
11 22 (21.36%) DataStage
11 22 (21.36%) Ab Initio
11 22 (21.36%) Fixed Income
12 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
12 21 (20.39%) Investment Banking
13 20 (19.42%) Equities
14 18 (17.48%) Data Modelling
15 17 (16.50%) Derivative
15 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (14.56%) MS Office
17 15 (14.56%) Data Architecture
18 14 (13.59%) OLAP
18 14 (13.59%) Oracle OLAP
19 13 (12.62%) T-SQL
19 13 (12.62%) .NET
19 13 (12.62%) XML
19 13 (12.62%) CRM
19 13 (12.62%) Analytics

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Reference Data also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Reference Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.68%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.88%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (3.88%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (3.88%) GemFire
3 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (14.56%) MS Office
2 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (48.54%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (21.36%) DataStage
3 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
4 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (13.59%) Oracle OLAP
5 14 (13.59%) OLAP
6 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 11 (10.68%) OLAP Cube
7 9 (8.74%) QlikView
8 6 (5.83%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.88%) MySQL
9 4 (3.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Big Data
10 3 (2.91%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.91%) DB2
10 3 (2.91%) OLTP
11 2 (1.94%) KDB
11 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
General
1 58 (56.31%) Finance
2 23 (22.33%) Banking
3 21 (20.39%) Investment Banking
4 11 (10.68%) Front Office
5 7 (6.80%) Law
5 7 (6.80%) Legal
5 7 (6.80%) Multimedia
6 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.91%) Retail
8 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (30.10%) Developer
2 25 (24.27%) Project Manager
3 18 (17.48%) Analyst
4 13 (12.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (10.68%) ETL Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Data Analyst
6 10 (9.71%) Consultant
6 10 (9.71%) Performance Consultant
7 9 (8.74%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Reference Data Business Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Data Business Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (2.91%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (2.91%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.91%) Technical Project Manager
11 3 (2.91%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.62%) .NET
1 13 (12.62%) XML
2 4 (3.88%) Spring
3 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.97%) XSD
3 1 (0.97%) Middleware
3 1 (0.97%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Fixed Income
2 20 (19.42%) Equities
3 17 (16.50%) Derivative
3 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.83%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.88%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.94%) NHS
8 2 (1.94%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.94%) Statistics
8 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.94%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Exalytics
9 1 (0.97%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.97%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.97%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) UNIX
2 4 (3.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.89%) ETL
2 32 (31.07%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (30.10%) Data Management
4 26 (25.24%) Dimensional Modelling
5 18 (17.48%) Data Modelling
6 15 (14.56%) Data Architecture
7 13 (12.62%) Analytics
7 13 (12.62%) CRM
8 12 (11.65%) Investment Management
9 11 (10.68%) System Testing
9 11 (10.68%) Scrum
9 11 (10.68%) OpenUP
9 11 (10.68%) Software Architecture
10 9 (8.74%) Data Governance
11 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (5.83%) Project Planning
12 5 (4.85%) Information Architecture
12 5 (4.85%) Predictive Modelling
13 4 (3.88%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.63%) SQL
2 13 (12.62%) T-SQL
3 10 (9.71%) C
4 8 (7.77%) C#
4 8 (7.77%) Java
5 6 (5.83%) VBA
6 5 (4.85%) Perl
7 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.88%) Python
7 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.91%) C++
9 2 (1.94%) VB
10 1 (0.97%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) EMIR
3 1 (0.97%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.97%) FATCA
3 1 (0.97%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 40 (38.83%) Oracle
2 25 (24.27%) Informatica
3 22 (21.36%) Ab Initio
4 12 (11.65%) Business Objects
5 11 (10.68%) Bloomberg
6 10 (9.71%) StatPro
6 10 (9.71%) SimCorp
6 10 (9.71%) Advent
6 10 (9.71%) BI-SAM
6 10 (9.71%) FactSet
6 10 (9.71%) SunGard
7 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.88%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.88%) SAP
8 4 (3.88%) Cognos
8 4 (3.88%) Birst
9 3 (2.91%) Teradata
10 1 (0.97%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.97%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.97%) Cloudera
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £38000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £58000 - £75000 per annum + COMPETIVE BENEFITS
Posted: 17 days ago