The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 265 273 265
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 66 52 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.44% 1.05% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 47 62
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,600 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £105,000 £89,800
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.88%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4594 4943 5147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.21% 41.43% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3779 4312 4707
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 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Reference Data
London

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 68 (62.96%) Finance
2 50 (46.30%) Banking
3 48 (44.44%) SQL
4 42 (38.89%) Data Management
5 36 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (31.48%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (30.56%) Investment Banking
8 31 (28.70%) Derivative
9 24 (22.22%) Equities
10 23 (21.30%) Data Architecture
11 21 (19.44%) Analytics
12 20 (18.52%) Data Modelling
12 20 (18.52%) ETL
13 19 (17.59%) Oracle
13 19 (17.59%) Investment Management
13 19 (17.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (16.67%) Migration
14 18 (16.67%) Fixed Income
15 17 (15.74%) Risk Management
15 17 (15.74%) Asset Management
16 16 (14.81%) Business Analysis
16 16 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (13.89%) Front Office
18 14 (12.96%) Business Objects
19 13 (12.04%) Law
19 13 (12.04%) Legal
19 13 (12.04%) Data Governance
20 12 (11.11%) Fund Accounting
20 12 (11.11%) Change Management
20 12 (11.11%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (3.70%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (3.70%) GemFire
3 3 (2.78%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Eagle PACE
1 6 (5.56%) Markit EDM
2 4 (3.70%) Eagle STAR
3 2 (1.85%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.93%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) Internet
2 6 (5.56%) Extranet
3 1 (0.93%) BGP
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.48%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (17.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (10.19%) SQL Server
5 10 (9.26%) Data Mining
6 8 (7.41%) Big Data
7 7 (6.48%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (6.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (6.48%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (6.48%) OLAP
8 6 (5.56%) QlikView
9 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.78%) WebFOCUS
9 3 (2.78%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (2.78%) DataStage
9 3 (2.78%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.93%) KDB
11 1 (0.93%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) PowerBuilder
1 2 (1.85%) ERwin
2 1 (0.93%) jMock
General
1 68 (62.96%) Finance
2 50 (46.30%) Banking
3 33 (30.56%) Investment Banking
4 15 (13.89%) Front Office
5 13 (12.04%) Law
5 13 (12.04%) Legal
6 10 (9.26%) Financial Institution
6 10 (9.26%) Multimedia
7 7 (6.48%) Retail
7 7 (6.48%) Back Office
8 6 (5.56%) Retail Banking
8 6 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
10 3 (2.78%) Marketing
11 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (30.56%) Analyst
2 22 (20.37%) Business Analyst
3 19 (17.59%) Developer
4 14 (12.96%) Consultant
5 13 (12.04%) Architect
6 12 (11.11%) Data Analyst
7 11 (10.19%) Data Architect
8 10 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (7.41%) Java Developer
11 7 (6.48%) ETL Developer
12 6 (5.56%) Data Manager
12 6 (5.56%) Technology Consultant
13 5 (4.63%) Project Manager
13 5 (4.63%) Senior Data Analyst
14 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
14 4 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
14 4 (3.70%) Performance Consultant
15 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Architect
15 3 (2.78%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.11%) XML
2 7 (6.48%) .NET
3 4 (3.70%) Spring
4 3 (2.78%) Web Services
5 2 (1.85%) Middleware
6 1 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.93%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.70%) Derivative
2 24 (22.22%) Equities
3 18 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 11 (10.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (8.33%) Market Risk
6 8 (7.41%) Credit Risk
7 7 (6.48%) Visualisation
8 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
8 6 (5.56%) Data Conversion
9 5 (4.63%) Data Integration
10 4 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (2.78%) SWIFT
11 3 (2.78%) Statistics
12 2 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (1.85%) Data Extraction
13 1 (0.93%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.41%) UNIX
2 1 (0.93%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.89%) Data Management
2 36 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (21.30%) Data Architecture
4 21 (19.44%) Analytics
5 20 (18.52%) Data Modelling
5 20 (18.52%) ETL
6 19 (17.59%) Investment Management
7 18 (16.67%) Migration
8 17 (15.74%) Risk Management
8 17 (15.74%) Asset Management
9 16 (14.81%) Business Analysis
10 13 (12.04%) Data Governance
11 12 (11.11%) Fund Accounting
11 12 (11.11%) Change Management
12 9 (8.33%) Data Analysis
12 9 (8.33%) Project Management
12 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (7.41%) ITIL
13 8 (7.41%) Wealth Management
14 7 (6.48%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.44%) SQL
2 10 (9.26%) Java
3 9 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.48%) C#
5 5 (4.63%) C
5 5 (4.63%) Perl
6 4 (3.70%) Python
6 4 (3.70%) VBA
6 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.78%) Scala
7 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.78%) VB
8 2 (1.85%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (8.33%) EMIR
3 8 (7.41%) Data Quality
4 4 (3.70%) FATCA
5 3 (2.78%) QA
5 3 (2.78%) MiFID
5 3 (2.78%) ISO 9000
6 2 (1.85%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) Oracle
2 14 (12.96%) Business Objects
3 11 (10.19%) Bloomberg
4 9 (8.33%) Informatica
5 7 (6.48%) SunGard
5 7 (6.48%) Charles River
6 6 (5.56%) TIBCO
6 6 (5.56%) Vermilion
7 5 (4.63%) BI-SAM
7 5 (4.63%) FactSet
7 5 (4.63%) Advent
7 5 (4.63%) SimCorp
7 5 (4.63%) StatPro
7 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (2.78%) Cognos
8 3 (2.78%) Siebel
8 3 (2.78%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.85%) Fidessa
9 2 (1.85%) Remedy
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 30% Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £47000 - £65300 per annum + 3,300 London Allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago