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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 243 292 302
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +10
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 54 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 0.76% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 29
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £50,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £70,000 £81,250
% change year-on-year
-32.14% -13.84%
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
4157 5936 5762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.09% 46.48% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3420 4907 4900
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 53 (67.09%) Banking
2 48 (60.76%) Finance
3 28 (35.44%) Waterfall
4 27 (34.18%) Retail
5 21 (26.58%) Java
6 20 (25.32%) Web Services
6 20 (25.32%) Eclipse
6 20 (25.32%) Spring
6 20 (25.32%) Maven
6 20 (25.32%) Hibernate
6 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
6 20 (25.32%) Software Delivery
7 18 (22.78%) Data Management
7 18 (22.78%) Data Modelling
8 17 (21.52%) SQL
9 16 (20.25%) Investment Banking
9 16 (20.25%) Business Analysis
10 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (17.72%) Data Analysis
12 11 (13.92%) Data Governance
13 10 (12.66%) IBM
13 10 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (11.39%) ETL
14 9 (11.39%) Project Management
14 9 (11.39%) Time Management
15 8 (10.13%) Data Structures
15 8 (10.13%) DSL
15 8 (10.13%) Migration
16 7 (8.86%) Fixed Income
16 7 (8.86%) GAP Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (6.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (6.33%) Apache
1 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.27%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) DSL
2 1 (1.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.33%) DB2
3 4 (5.06%) DataStage
4 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Eclipse
1 20 (25.32%) Maven
1 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) MSI
2 1 (1.27%) AdminStudio
General
1 53 (67.09%) Banking
2 48 (60.76%) Finance
3 27 (34.18%) Retail
4 16 (20.25%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Legal
6 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.53%) Law
6 2 (2.53%) Front Office
6 2 (2.53%) Back Office
6 2 (2.53%) Marketing
7 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (35.44%) Analyst
2 15 (18.99%) Data Analyst
2 15 (18.99%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.66%) Technical Specialist
3 10 (12.66%) Applications Specialist
3 10 (12.66%) Junior
4 7 (8.86%) Report Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Junior Consultant
4 7 (8.86%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Architect
5 5 (6.33%) Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Technical Leader
5 5 (6.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 5 (6.33%) DB2 Specialist
6 4 (5.06%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Junior Data Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Market Data Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) Web Services
1 20 (25.32%) Spring
1 20 (25.32%) Hibernate
2 5 (6.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (6.33%) JRules
3 3 (3.80%) XML
4 2 (2.53%) XML Messaging
4 2 (2.53%) Middleware
5 1 (1.27%) FpML
5 1 (1.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Data Structures
2 7 (8.86%) Fixed Income
3 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.33%) Equities
4 4 (5.06%) Hedge funds
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) Derivative
4 4 (5.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.80%) ASIC
5 3 (3.80%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.53%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.53%) NHS
7 1 (1.27%) DTCC
7 1 (1.27%) AS400
7 1 (1.27%) iSeries
7 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) zOS
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) VMS
4 1 (1.27%) Solaris
4 1 (1.27%) UNIX
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) Waterfall
2 20 (25.32%) Software Delivery
3 18 (22.78%) Data Management
3 18 (22.78%) Data Modelling
4 16 (20.25%) Business Analysis
5 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.72%) Data Analysis
7 11 (13.92%) Data Governance
8 9 (11.39%) ETL
8 9 (11.39%) Project Management
8 9 (11.39%) Time Management
9 8 (10.13%) Migration
10 7 (8.86%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (8.86%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.86%) Logical Data Model
11 5 (6.33%) CRM
11 5 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.58%) Java
2 17 (21.52%) SQL
3 2 (2.53%) Scala
4 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.27%) Python
4 1 (1.27%) Perl
4 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.27%) MCSA
2 1 (1.27%) CCNP
2 1 (1.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.80%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Xen
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.27%) XenApp
1 1 (1.27%) XenServer
1 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.27%) Control-M
1 1 (1.27%) SCCM
1 1 (1.27%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) IBM
2 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.86%) Oracle
3 6 (7.59%) Informatica
3 6 (7.59%) Murex
4 4 (5.06%) Ab Initio
5 3 (3.80%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.53%) GoldenSource
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix
7 1 (1.27%) BMC
7 1 (1.27%) Reuters
7 1 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.27%) VMware
7 1 (1.27%) Tableau
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £120000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago