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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 272 292 292
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 42 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.59% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 21
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £89,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +21.49%
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
4274 5274 5063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.09% 47.15% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 4349 4480
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 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 March 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 43 (48.86%) Finance
2 31 (35.23%) Banking
3 30 (34.09%) Oracle
4 27 (30.68%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (29.55%) ETL
5 26 (29.55%) Dimensional Modelling
6 25 (28.41%) Informatica
7 24 (27.27%) SQL
8 22 (25.00%) DataStage
8 22 (25.00%) Ab Initio
9 18 (20.45%) Waterfall
10 17 (19.32%) Retail
10 17 (19.32%) Data Management
10 17 (19.32%) Data Modelling
11 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (14.77%) Java
13 12 (13.64%) Web Services
13 12 (13.64%) Eclipse
13 12 (13.64%) Hibernate
13 12 (13.64%) Data Analysis
13 12 (13.64%) Spring
13 12 (13.64%) Maven
13 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
14 11 (12.50%) Investment Banking
14 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 10 (11.36%) Business Analysis
15 10 (11.36%) Data Governance
16 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
17 8 (9.09%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (3.41%) Apache
1 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.14%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) DSL
2 1 (1.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.68%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (25.00%) DataStage
3 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.82%) DB2
5 4 (4.55%) OLAP
5 4 (4.55%) MySQL
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (4.55%) QlikView
5 4 (4.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.41%) OLTP
6 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.27%) Big Data
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.14%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Eclipse
1 12 (13.64%) Maven
1 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.14%) MSI
2 1 (1.14%) AdminStudio
General
1 43 (48.86%) Finance
2 31 (35.23%) Banking
3 17 (19.32%) Retail
4 11 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.55%) Front Office
6 2 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.27%) Marketing
7 1 (1.14%) Back Office
7 1 (1.14%) Law
7 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 18 (20.45%) Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Developer
4 10 (11.36%) Business Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Applications Specialist
6 6 (6.82%) Junior
6 6 (6.82%) Junior Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Data Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (5.68%) Architect
8 3 (3.41%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) VBA Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Report Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Excel Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Excel VBA Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.41%) DB2 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) Web Services
1 12 (13.64%) Hibernate
1 12 (13.64%) Spring
2 5 (5.68%) XML
3 3 (3.41%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.41%) JRules
4 2 (2.27%) Middleware
4 2 (2.27%) FpML
4 2 (2.27%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 7 (7.95%) Equities
3 6 (6.82%) Derivative
3 6 (6.82%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.55%) ASIC
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.27%) NHS
6 2 (2.27%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (1.14%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.14%) iSeries
7 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.14%) AS400
7 1 (1.14%) DTCC
7 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) UNIX
3 3 (3.41%) zOS
4 2 (2.27%) Windows
5 1 (1.14%) Solaris
5 1 (1.14%) VMS
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) ETL
1 26 (29.55%) Dimensional Modelling
2 18 (20.45%) Waterfall
3 17 (19.32%) Data Modelling
3 17 (19.32%) Data Management
4 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (13.64%) Data Analysis
7 10 (11.36%) Business Analysis
7 10 (11.36%) Data Governance
8 8 (9.09%) Time Management
8 8 (9.09%) Project Management
9 7 (7.95%) Statistical Analysis
10 6 (6.82%) Information Management
10 6 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (6.82%) Analytics
10 6 (6.82%) Information Architecture
11 5 (5.68%) Data Architecture
11 5 (5.68%) Logical Data Model
11 5 (5.68%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.27%) SQL
2 13 (14.77%) Java
3 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.41%) C++
4 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.41%) VBA
5 2 (2.27%) Python
5 2 (2.27%) Perl
5 2 (2.27%) C
6 1 (1.14%) C#
6 1 (1.14%) VB
6 1 (1.14%) VB6
6 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) MCSA
2 1 (1.14%) CCNP
2 1 (1.14%) CCNA
2 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.68%) EMIR
3 2 (2.27%) SLA
4 1 (1.14%) Basel III
4 1 (1.14%) FATCA
4 1 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.14%) Xen
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.14%) XenApp
1 1 (1.14%) XenServer
1 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.14%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.14%) Control-M
1 1 (1.14%) SCCM
1 1 (1.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (34.09%) Oracle
2 25 (28.41%) Informatica
3 22 (25.00%) Ab Initio
4 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.82%) IBM
6 5 (5.68%) Bloomberg
7 4 (4.55%) SAP
7 4 (4.55%) Cognos
7 4 (4.55%) Birst
8 3 (3.41%) Teradata
9 2 (2.27%) GoldenSource
9 2 (2.27%) SimCorp
9 2 (2.27%) Advent
9 2 (2.27%) StatPro
9 2 (2.27%) Murex
9 2 (2.27%) SunGard
9 2 (2.27%) FactSet
9 2 (2.27%) BI-SAM
10 1 (1.14%) Hortonworks
10 1 (1.14%) Cloudera
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago