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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 209 228 275
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +47
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 28 60 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.71% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 1.51% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25 55 48
Median salary £80,000 £62,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,000 £101,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
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
2731 3966 5211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.45% 46.85% 45.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2475 3329 4299
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Reference Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 34 (72.34%) Finance
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
4 19 (40.43%) Banking
5 18 (38.30%) Data Management
6 16 (34.04%) Java
7 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
8 12 (25.53%) C#
8 12 (25.53%) Sybase
8 12 (25.53%) Data Modelling
8 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.40%) Fixed Income
10 10 (21.28%) HTML
10 10 (21.28%) Spring
10 10 (21.28%) Investment Management
10 10 (21.28%) REST
10 10 (21.28%) Apache Camel
11 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (17.02%) Data Quality
11 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
11 8 (17.02%) CSS
12 7 (14.89%) Project Management
12 7 (14.89%) Data Governance
12 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (14.89%) Investment Banking
13 6 (12.77%) Derivative
13 6 (12.77%) Automated Testing
13 6 (12.77%) Front Office
13 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
13 6 (12.77%) Python

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Multicast
1 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
4 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.13%) Power BI
4 1 (2.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 34 (72.34%) Finance
2 19 (40.43%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Investment Banking
4 6 (12.77%) Front Office
5 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Back Office
6 1 (2.13%) Japanese Language
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) Analyst
3 14 (29.79%) Java Developer
4 11 (23.40%) Data Analyst
5 10 (21.28%) Market Data Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Business Analyst
6 8 (17.02%) Data Business Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Market Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Market Data Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Market Data Business Analyst
8 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) VBA Developer
10 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Data Manager
10 3 (6.38%) Market Data Manager
10 3 (6.38%) SQL Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
2 10 (21.28%) Apache Camel
2 10 (21.28%) HTML
2 10 (21.28%) REST
2 10 (21.28%) Spring
3 8 (17.02%) CSS
4 4 (8.51%) XML
5 3 (6.38%) HTML5
6 1 (2.13%) CSS3
6 1 (2.13%) D3.js
6 1 (2.13%) FusionCharts
6 1 (2.13%) J2EE
6 1 (2.13%) JSON
6 1 (2.13%) LAMP
6 1 (2.13%) MDX
6 1 (2.13%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Fixed Income
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Derivative
4 5 (10.64%) Hedge funds
5 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.38%) Credit Risk
7 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
7 2 (4.26%) Equities
7 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
7 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.26%) Pricing Data
8 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
8 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.13%) Statistics
8 1 (2.13%) Taxonomies
8 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Data Management
2 12 (25.53%) Data Modelling
3 10 (21.28%) Investment Management
4 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Data Governance
4 7 (14.89%) Project Management
5 6 (12.77%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.38%) Analytics
8 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) ETL
8 3 (6.38%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.38%) Master Data Management
8 3 (6.38%) Metadata Management
8 3 (6.38%) Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) SQL
2 16 (34.04%) Java
3 12 (25.53%) C#
4 6 (12.77%) Python
4 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.64%) C++
5 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) VBA
6 4 (8.51%) VB
6 4 (8.51%) VB6
7 1 (2.13%) AWK
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CISA
2 1 (2.13%) CISM
2 1 (2.13%) CISSP
2 1 (2.13%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) Data Quality
2 6 (12.77%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
1 12 (25.53%) Sybase
2 6 (12.77%) Charles River
3 2 (4.26%) GoldenSource
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Tableau
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HFG
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
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