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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 273 291 283
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 36 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.43% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.94% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 44
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £44,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £93,250 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £70,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +1.81%
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
4431 5754 6004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.31% 45.68% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3657 4732 5151
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £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 6 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 6 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 61 (73.49%) Banking
2 50 (60.24%) Finance
3 32 (38.55%) Waterfall
4 27 (32.53%) Retail
5 24 (28.92%) Java
6 22 (26.51%) Web Services
6 22 (26.51%) Data Modelling
6 22 (26.51%) Eclipse
6 22 (26.51%) Spring
6 22 (26.51%) Maven
6 22 (26.51%) Hibernate
6 22 (26.51%) Software Delivery
6 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
7 20 (24.10%) Business Analysis
8 19 (22.89%) SQL
8 19 (22.89%) Investment Banking
9 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (21.69%) Data Management
9 18 (21.69%) Data Analysis
10 13 (15.66%) Data Governance
11 11 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (13.25%) Migration
12 10 (12.05%) GAP Analysis
12 10 (12.05%) DSL
12 10 (12.05%) Project Management
12 10 (12.05%) IBM
12 10 (12.05%) Data Structures
13 9 (10.84%) Logical Data Model
13 9 (10.84%) Time Management
13 9 (10.84%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 (6.02%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (6.02%) Apache
1 5 (6.02%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Beauchamp
2 1 (1.20%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.20%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) DSL
2 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) DB2
3 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Eclipse
1 22 (26.51%) Maven
1 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) MSI
2 1 (1.20%) AdminStudio
General
1 61 (73.49%) Banking
2 50 (60.24%) Finance
3 27 (32.53%) Retail
4 19 (22.89%) Investment Banking
5 6 (7.23%) Legal
6 3 (3.61%) Front Office
7 2 (2.41%) Back Office
7 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.41%) Law
8 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.20%) Publishing
8 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (37.35%) Analyst
2 20 (24.10%) Business Analyst
3 19 (22.89%) Data Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) Junior
5 10 (12.05%) Applications Specialist
5 10 (12.05%) Technical Specialist
6 9 (10.84%) Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) Junior Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) Report Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Technical Leader
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 5 (6.02%) Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Architect
8 5 (6.02%) Business Data Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) DB2 Specialist
9 4 (4.82%) Data Business Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) SQL Data Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Market Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.51%) Web Services
1 22 (26.51%) Hibernate
1 22 (26.51%) Spring
2 5 (6.02%) JRules
2 5 (6.02%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.41%) Middleware
3 2 (2.41%) XML Messaging
3 2 (2.41%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Data Structures
2 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.43%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.23%) Hedge funds
5 5 (6.02%) Equities
6 4 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.61%) Derivative
7 3 (3.61%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.41%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.41%) ASIC
9 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.20%) AS400
9 1 (1.20%) DTCC
9 1 (1.20%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.20%) iPhone
9 1 (1.20%) iSeries
9 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) zOS
2 3 (3.61%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) VMS
3 1 (1.20%) Solaris
3 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) Waterfall
2 22 (26.51%) Software Delivery
2 22 (26.51%) Data Modelling
3 20 (24.10%) Business Analysis
4 18 (21.69%) Data Analysis
4 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.69%) Data Management
5 13 (15.66%) Data Governance
6 11 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (13.25%) Migration
7 10 (12.05%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (12.05%) Project Management
8 9 (10.84%) Statistical Analysis
8 9 (10.84%) Time Management
8 9 (10.84%) Logical Data Model
9 6 (7.23%) Validation
10 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.02%) ETL
10 5 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.02%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.92%) Java
2 19 (22.89%) SQL
3 2 (2.41%) C#
3 2 (2.41%) Scala
4 1 (1.20%) Perl
4 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.20%) Python
4 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) MCSA
2 1 (1.20%) CCNP
2 1 (1.20%) CCNA
2 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.82%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.20%) Xen
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.20%) XenApp
1 1 (1.20%) XenServer
1 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.20%) Control-M
1 1 (1.20%) SCCM
1 1 (1.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) IBM
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) Murex
3 4 (4.82%) GoldenSource
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) Tableau
5 2 (2.41%) Informatica
5 2 (2.41%) Reuters
5 2 (2.41%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.20%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) Citrix
6 1 (1.20%) BMC
6 1 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.20%) DataCore
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £575 - £675 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 13 days ago