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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 212 264 275
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +11
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 35 47 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.48% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 1.03% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 51
Median salary £75,000 £62,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £52,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £77,500 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -18.18%
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
2904 4562 5502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.73% 46.31% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2610 3759 4522
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 August 2016.

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 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing Reference Data 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 Reference Data.

1 33 (76.74%) Finance
2 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
3 18 (41.86%) SQL
3 18 (41.86%) Banking
4 15 (34.88%) Data Management
5 14 (32.56%) Java
6 11 (25.58%) Fixed Income
6 11 (25.58%) C#
6 11 (25.58%) Sybase
6 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
7 10 (23.26%) Investment Management
8 9 (20.93%) REST
8 9 (20.93%) Spring
8 9 (20.93%) HTML
8 9 (20.93%) Data Modelling
8 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.93%) Apache Camel
9 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
9 8 (18.60%) Data Governance
10 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (16.28%) Investment Banking
10 7 (16.28%) CSS
10 7 (16.28%) Project Management
11 6 (13.95%) Front Office
11 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
11 6 (13.95%) SLA
11 6 (13.95%) Charles River
11 6 (13.95%) Derivative
11 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing

Reference Data
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) GitHub
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Multicast
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.33%) Power BI
3 1 (2.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 33 (76.74%) Finance
2 18 (41.86%) Banking
3 7 (16.28%) Investment Banking
4 6 (13.95%) Front Office
5 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.65%) Retail
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
6 1 (2.33%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) Analyst
3 13 (30.23%) Java Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Market Data Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Business Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Data Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Data Business Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Market Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Market Data Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Market Data Business Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Data Manager
8 4 (9.30%) Market Data Manager
8 4 (9.30%) VBA Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Asset Management Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
2 9 (20.93%) Apache Camel
2 9 (20.93%) HTML
2 9 (20.93%) REST
2 9 (20.93%) Spring
3 7 (16.28%) CSS
4 4 (9.30%) XML
5 3 (6.98%) HTML5
6 1 (2.33%) CSS3
6 1 (2.33%) D3.js
6 1 (2.33%) FusionCharts
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE
6 1 (2.33%) JSON
6 1 (2.33%) LAMP
6 1 (2.33%) MDX
6 1 (2.33%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Fixed Income
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.95%) Derivative
4 4 (9.30%) Hedge funds
5 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk
6 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.65%) Equities
6 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.65%) Pricing Data
7 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.33%) Statistics
7 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
7 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Data Management
2 10 (23.26%) Investment Management
3 9 (20.93%) Data Modelling
4 8 (18.60%) Data Governance
5 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) Project Management
6 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.98%) Analytics
9 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.98%) Master Data Management
9 3 (6.98%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.98%) Web Development
10 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Data Analytics
10 2 (4.65%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) Java
3 11 (25.58%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.63%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) VBA
6 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.30%) VB
6 4 (9.30%) VB6
7 1 (2.33%) AWK
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) CISA
2 1 (2.33%) CISM
2 1 (2.33%) CISSP
2 1 (2.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 5 (11.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Sybase
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) Charles River
4 2 (4.65%) GoldenSource
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Tableau
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Salary: From £85,000 to £115,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + plus large bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago