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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 247 265 316
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +51
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 11 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.54% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 1.26% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 34
Median salary £67,500 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £30,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -32.14%
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
3092 4451 6037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.37% 43.24% 46.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2806 3667 4996
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 17 (54.84%) Data Management
3 16 (51.61%) Asset Management
4 15 (48.39%) Front Office
5 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (41.94%) Back Office
6 13 (41.94%) Data Governance
7 12 (38.71%) Fund Management
8 11 (35.48%) SQL
9 9 (29.03%) Data Quality
10 8 (25.81%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (25.81%) Retail
10 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
11 7 (22.58%) Fixed Income
11 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
11 7 (22.58%) Data Mining
12 6 (19.35%) Project Management
13 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
13 5 (16.13%) Equities
13 5 (16.13%) Derivative
13 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (16.13%) Analytics
13 5 (16.13%) OTC Derivatives
14 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
14 4 (12.90%) Banking
14 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
15 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
15 3 (9.68%) C#

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Multicast
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (22.58%) Data Mining
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) Front Office
3 13 (41.94%) Back Office
4 8 (25.81%) Retail
5 4 (12.90%) Banking
5 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Data Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Business Data Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Data Business Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Data Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Market Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Market Data Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Market Data Business Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Market Data Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Business Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Vendor Manager
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) J2SE
1 2 (6.45%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Fixed Income
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) Derivative
2 5 (16.13%) Equities
2 5 (16.13%) OTC Derivatives
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.23%) Data Conversion
5 1 (3.23%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.23%) Pricing Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Data Management
2 16 (51.61%) Asset Management
3 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (41.94%) Data Governance
5 12 (38.71%) Fund Management
6 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
6 8 (25.81%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (19.35%) Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) Analytics
8 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.45%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
10 2 (6.45%) Master Data Management
10 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
10 2 (6.45%) OOP
10 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VB6
4 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CISA
1 1 (3.23%) CISM
1 1 (3.23%) CISSP
1 1 (3.23%) CRISC
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.23%) EMIR
2 1 (3.23%) MiFID
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