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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 260 266 287
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 66 56 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 1.14% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 52
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £48,650
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -15.29%
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
4347 4905 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.60% 41.47% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3618 4308 4864
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 August 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 29 August 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 74 (67.89%) Finance
2 51 (46.79%) SQL
3 49 (44.95%) Banking
4 43 (39.45%) Data Management
5 37 (33.94%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (33.03%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (31.19%) Derivative
8 31 (28.44%) Investment Banking
9 25 (22.94%) Equities
10 24 (22.02%) Data Architecture
11 22 (20.18%) Data Modelling
11 22 (20.18%) ETL
12 21 (19.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (18.35%) Analytics
13 20 (18.35%) Oracle
13 20 (18.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (18.35%) Fixed Income
14 18 (16.51%) Risk Management
15 16 (14.68%) Front Office
15 16 (14.68%) Legal
15 16 (14.68%) Migration
15 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
15 16 (14.68%) Investment Management
16 15 (13.76%) Business Analysis
16 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
17 14 (12.84%) XML
17 14 (12.84%) Asset Management
18 13 (11.93%) Law
18 13 (11.93%) MS Office
18 13 (11.93%) Business Objects

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (11.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (3.67%) GemFire
3 1 (0.92%) SAS
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.93%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.83%) Front Arena
2 2 (1.83%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (1.83%) Eagle STAR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) Internet
2 6 (5.50%) Extranet
3 1 (0.92%) BGP
3 1 (0.92%) Firewall
3 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.03%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (19.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (18.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
5 11 (10.09%) OLAP
5 11 (10.09%) Oracle OLAP
5 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (7.34%) Big Data
6 8 (7.34%) Data Mining
7 6 (5.50%) QlikView
8 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.92%) KDB
10 1 (0.92%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.92%) DataStage
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.92%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) PowerBuilder
1 2 (1.83%) ERwin
General
1 74 (67.89%) Finance
2 49 (44.95%) Banking
3 31 (28.44%) Investment Banking
4 16 (14.68%) Legal
4 16 (14.68%) Front Office
5 13 (11.93%) Law
6 12 (11.01%) Financial Institution
7 10 (9.17%) Multimedia
8 7 (6.42%) Retail
9 6 (5.50%) Retail Banking
9 6 (5.50%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
11 3 (2.75%) Marketing
12 2 (1.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (27.52%) Analyst
2 25 (22.94%) Developer
3 19 (17.43%) Business Analyst
4 16 (14.68%) Consultant
5 14 (12.84%) Data Analyst
6 13 (11.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (10.09%) Architect
7 11 (10.09%) ETL Developer
8 9 (8.26%) Data Architect
8 9 (8.26%) Java Developer
9 8 (7.34%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Data Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Technology Consultant
10 6 (5.50%) Performance Consultant
11 5 (4.59%) Reference Data Business Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Senior Data Analyst
12 4 (3.67%) Project Manager
13 3 (2.75%) Technical Project Manager
13 3 (2.75%) Applications Support Analyst
13 3 (2.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.84%) XML
2 12 (11.01%) .NET
3 4 (3.67%) Spring
4 2 (1.83%) Middleware
5 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.92%) Web Services
5 1 (0.92%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 34 (31.19%) Derivative
2 25 (22.94%) Equities
3 20 (18.35%) Fixed Income
4 10 (9.17%) Market Risk
5 9 (8.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (7.34%) Credit Risk
7 7 (6.42%) Visualisation
8 6 (5.50%) Data Conversion
9 4 (3.67%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.75%) Statistics
10 3 (2.75%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.83%) Data Extraction
11 2 (1.83%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) UNIX
2 1 (0.92%) Windows
2 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) Data Management
2 37 (33.94%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (22.02%) Data Architecture
4 22 (20.18%) Data Modelling
4 22 (20.18%) ETL
5 20 (18.35%) Analytics
6 18 (16.51%) Risk Management
7 16 (14.68%) Migration
7 16 (14.68%) Investment Management
8 15 (13.76%) Business Analysis
9 14 (12.84%) Asset Management
10 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (10.09%) Scrum
10 11 (10.09%) CRM
10 11 (10.09%) Change Management
10 11 (10.09%) System Testing
10 11 (10.09%) OpenUP
10 11 (10.09%) Software Architecture
11 10 (9.17%) Data Governance
12 9 (8.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (46.79%) SQL
2 13 (11.93%) T-SQL
3 11 (10.09%) Java
4 8 (7.34%) C#
5 7 (6.42%) C
6 5 (4.59%) Perl
7 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.75%) Scala
8 3 (2.75%) VBA
8 3 (2.75%) Python
9 2 (1.83%) VB
9 2 (1.83%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (6.42%) EMIR
3 6 (5.50%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.83%) FATCA
4 2 (1.83%) Basel II
5 1 (0.92%) MiFID
5 1 (0.92%) QA
5 1 (0.92%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Oracle
2 13 (11.93%) Business Objects
3 10 (9.17%) Bloomberg
4 9 (8.26%) SunGard
5 7 (6.42%) Charles River
5 7 (6.42%) StatPro
5 7 (6.42%) SimCorp
5 7 (6.42%) Advent
5 7 (6.42%) BI-SAM
5 7 (6.42%) FactSet
6 6 (5.50%) TIBCO
7 5 (4.59%) Informatica
8 3 (2.75%) Siebel
8 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.83%) Fidessa
9 2 (1.83%) Remedy
9 2 (1.83%) Vermilion
10 1 (0.92%) Pega
10 1 (0.92%) Radianz
10 1 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago