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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 273 272 279
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 45 63 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 1.10% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 50
Average salary £62,500 £71,500 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.58% +0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £105,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.73%
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
4611 5702 5957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.90% 45.76% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4647 5176
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 74 (70.48%) Banking
2 68 (64.76%) Finance
3 41 (39.05%) Waterfall
4 31 (29.52%) Java
4 31 (29.52%) Data Modelling
5 30 (28.57%) Retail
6 28 (26.67%) Web Services
7 27 (25.71%) Business Analysis
8 26 (24.76%) Investment Banking
9 25 (23.81%) Maven
9 25 (23.81%) Spring
9 25 (23.81%) Git (software)
9 25 (23.81%) Software Delivery
9 25 (23.81%) Hibernate
9 25 (23.81%) SQL
9 25 (23.81%) Eclipse
10 23 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (20.95%) Data Management
12 21 (20.00%) Data Analysis
13 18 (17.14%) Migration
14 16 (15.24%) Data Governance
15 15 (14.29%) Project Management
16 13 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (12.38%) Data Structures
17 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
17 12 (11.43%) DSL
18 11 (10.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 10 (9.52%) IBM
19 10 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
19 10 (9.52%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (4.76%) Apache
1 5 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.95%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Beauchamp
2 1 (0.95%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.95%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) DSL
2 1 (0.95%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.76%) DB2
4 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.90%) SQLPlus
6 2 (1.90%) Big Data
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (23.81%) Eclipse
1 25 (23.81%) Maven
1 25 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.95%) JUnit
2 1 (0.95%) jMock
2 1 (0.95%) MSI
2 1 (0.95%) AdminStudio
General
1 74 (70.48%) Banking
2 68 (64.76%) Finance
3 30 (28.57%) Retail
4 26 (24.76%) Investment Banking
5 7 (6.67%) Back Office
6 6 (5.71%) Financial Institution
6 6 (5.71%) Legal
7 5 (4.76%) Front Office
8 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.90%) Publishing
8 2 (1.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (37.14%) Analyst
2 27 (25.71%) Business Analyst
3 23 (21.90%) Data Analyst
4 12 (11.43%) Junior
5 11 (10.48%) Architect
6 10 (9.52%) Consultant
6 10 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
6 10 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
6 10 (9.52%) Technical Leader
7 9 (8.57%) Junior Consultant
7 9 (8.57%) Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Business Data Analyst
9 7 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (6.67%) Report Analyst
10 6 (5.71%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.76%) Senior Technical Specialist
11 5 (4.76%) DB2 Specialist
12 4 (3.81%) Solutions Analyst
12 4 (3.81%) Data Business Analyst
13 3 (2.86%) Junior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.67%) Web Services
2 25 (23.81%) Spring
2 25 (23.81%) Hibernate
3 8 (7.62%) XML
4 6 (5.71%) XSLT
5 5 (4.76%) XSD
5 5 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (4.76%) FIXML
5 5 (4.76%) FpML
5 5 (4.76%) JRules
5 5 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.81%) .NET
6 4 (3.81%) XML Schema
7 3 (2.86%) XML Messaging
8 2 (1.90%) Middleware
8 2 (1.90%) J2EE
8 2 (1.90%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.95%) JTS
9 1 (0.95%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Data Structures
2 11 (10.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (9.52%) Fixed Income
4 8 (7.62%) Equities
4 8 (7.62%) Derivative
4 8 (7.62%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.71%) Market Risk
5 6 (5.71%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.81%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.90%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.90%) ASIC
7 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.95%) AS400
8 1 (0.95%) DTCC
8 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.95%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Windows
2 5 (4.76%) Linux
2 5 (4.76%) zOS
3 2 (1.90%) UNIX
4 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.95%) VMS
4 1 (0.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.05%) Waterfall
2 31 (29.52%) Data Modelling
3 27 (25.71%) Business Analysis
4 25 (23.81%) Software Delivery
5 23 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (20.95%) Data Management
7 21 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 18 (17.14%) Migration
9 16 (15.24%) Data Governance
10 15 (14.29%) Project Management
11 13 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (8.57%) Statistical Analysis
13 9 (8.57%) Time Management
13 9 (8.57%) Logical Data Model
14 8 (7.62%) SDLC
14 8 (7.62%) Mentoring
15 7 (6.67%) Validation
16 5 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
16 5 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.52%) Java
2 25 (23.81%) SQL
3 3 (2.86%) Scala
4 2 (1.90%) Python
4 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.90%) Perl
4 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.90%) C#
5 1 (0.95%) C
5 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) MCSA
2 1 (0.95%) CCNP
2 1 (0.95%) CCNA
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.76%) SLA
3 4 (3.81%) MiFID
4 2 (1.90%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.95%) Xen
1 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.95%) XenApp
1 1 (0.95%) XenServer
1 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.95%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.95%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.95%) Control-M
2 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (9.52%) IBM
2 8 (7.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.67%) GoldenSource
4 6 (5.71%) Murex
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle
5 4 (3.81%) HP
6 3 (2.86%) Informatica
6 3 (2.86%) Tableau
7 2 (1.90%) Reuters
7 2 (1.90%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.95%) StatPro
8 1 (0.95%) VMware
8 1 (0.95%) SimCorp
8 1 (0.95%) Advent
8 1 (0.95%) DataCore
8 1 (0.95%) Citrix
8 1 (0.95%) BMC
8 1 (0.95%) Sybase
8 1 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.95%) SunGard
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago