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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 247 299 299
Rank change year-on-year
+52 0
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 60 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 0.71% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 22
Average salary £52,500 £58,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% -9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £92,500 £118,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £70,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +30.84%
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
4355 5916 5561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.38% 46.99% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3601 4864 4813
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 52 (53.06%) Finance
2 49 (50.00%) Banking
3 27 (27.55%) Retail
4 26 (26.53%) SQL
5 24 (24.49%) Oracle
5 24 (24.49%) Waterfall
6 23 (23.47%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (22.45%) Data Management
8 21 (21.43%) ETL
8 21 (21.43%) Java
9 20 (20.41%) Web Services
9 20 (20.41%) Eclipse
9 20 (20.41%) Informatica
9 20 (20.41%) Hibernate
9 20 (20.41%) Software Delivery
9 20 (20.41%) Spring
9 20 (20.41%) Maven
9 20 (20.41%) Dimensional Modelling
9 20 (20.41%) Git (software)
10 19 (19.39%) Data Modelling
11 16 (16.33%) DataStage
11 16 (16.33%) Ab Initio
12 13 (13.27%) Data Analysis
13 12 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (12.24%) Investment Banking
14 11 (11.22%) Data Governance
14 11 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (11.22%) Fixed Income
15 10 (10.20%) IBM
15 10 (10.20%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.10%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (5.10%) Apache
1 5 (5.10%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.02%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) DSL
2 1 (1.02%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.47%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (16.33%) DataStage
3 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.16%) DB2
5 4 (4.08%) MySQL
5 4 (4.08%) QlikView
5 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 3 (3.06%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.06%) OLTP
6 3 (3.06%) OLAP
7 2 (2.04%) Big Data
7 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.02%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.02%) HBase
8 1 (1.02%) Mahout
8 1 (1.02%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 20 (20.41%) Eclipse
1 20 (20.41%) Maven
1 20 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) MSI
2 1 (1.02%) AdminStudio
General
1 52 (53.06%) Finance
2 49 (50.00%) Banking
3 27 (27.55%) Retail
4 12 (12.24%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.10%) Front Office
6 3 (3.06%) Legal
7 2 (2.04%) Back Office
7 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.04%) Law
7 2 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (25.51%) Analyst
2 16 (16.33%) Project Manager
3 14 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Business Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Applications Specialist
5 10 (10.20%) Technical Specialist
6 9 (9.18%) Junior
7 7 (7.14%) Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) Architect
8 6 (6.12%) Junior Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) DB2 Specialist
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 5 (5.10%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.06%) VBA Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Excel Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Junior Data Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Excel VBA Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.41%) Web Services
1 20 (20.41%) Hibernate
1 20 (20.41%) Spring
2 5 (5.10%) JRules
2 5 (5.10%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.06%) XML
4 2 (2.04%) Middleware
4 2 (2.04%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.02%) FpML
5 1 (1.02%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Fixed Income
2 7 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.10%) Equities
3 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.08%) Derivative
4 4 (4.08%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.08%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.06%) ASIC
5 3 (3.06%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.04%) NHS
6 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (1.02%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.02%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.02%) iSeries
7 1 (1.02%) AS400
7 1 (1.02%) DTCC
7 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.10%) Linux
1 5 (5.10%) zOS
2 4 (4.08%) UNIX
3 2 (2.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.02%) Solaris
4 1 (1.02%) VMS
4 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.49%) Waterfall
2 22 (22.45%) Data Management
3 21 (21.43%) ETL
4 20 (20.41%) Dimensional Modelling
4 20 (20.41%) Software Delivery
5 19 (19.39%) Data Modelling
6 13 (13.27%) Data Analysis
7 12 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (11.22%) Data Governance
9 10 (10.20%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.16%) Time Management
10 8 (8.16%) Project Management
11 7 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
11 7 (7.14%) Information Management
11 7 (7.14%) Information Architecture
11 7 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
12 6 (6.12%) Analytics
12 6 (6.12%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (5.10%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.53%) SQL
2 21 (21.43%) Java
3 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.06%) C++
4 3 (3.06%) VBA
5 2 (2.04%) Python
5 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (1.02%) C
6 1 (1.02%) C#
6 1 (1.02%) VB
6 1 (1.02%) VB6
6 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) MCSA
2 1 (1.02%) CCNP
2 1 (1.02%) CCNA
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.08%) EMIR
3 2 (2.04%) SLA
4 1 (1.02%) Basel III
4 1 (1.02%) FATCA
4 1 (1.02%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.02%) Xen
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.02%) XenApp
1 1 (1.02%) XenServer
1 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.02%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.02%) Control-M
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
1 1 (1.02%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (24.49%) Oracle
2 20 (20.41%) Informatica
3 16 (16.33%) Ab Initio
4 10 (10.20%) IBM
5 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.12%) Murex
7 5 (5.10%) Bloomberg
8 4 (4.08%) Birst
8 4 (4.08%) SAP
8 4 (4.08%) Cognos
9 3 (3.06%) Teradata
10 2 (2.04%) GoldenSource
11 1 (1.02%) SimCorp
11 1 (1.02%) Advent
11 1 (1.02%) Tableau
11 1 (1.02%) BI-SAM
11 1 (1.02%) Hortonworks
11 1 (1.02%) Cloudera
11 1 (1.02%) MapR
11 1 (1.02%) FactSet
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