The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 702 649 687
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +38
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 170 206 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 124 134 151
Average salary £75,000 £62,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £40,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -6.11%
Reference Data
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40537 39288 43034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.90% 39.37% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31905 32189 36486
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reference Data across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in England

Reference Data
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Reference Data across the England region.

Reference Data Salary Trend in England

Reference Data
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reference Data across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Reference Data Salary Histogram in England

Reference Data
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -46 166 £75,000 +13.20% 13
West Midlands -12 1 £48,000 -1.03%
South East -18 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 - - 5
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 224 (56.71%) Finance
2 199 (50.38%) Banking
3 156 (39.49%) SQL
3 156 (39.49%) Investment Banking
4 115 (29.11%) Data Management
5 100 (25.32%) Equities
6 96 (24.30%) Data Modelling
7 73 (18.48%) Business Analysis
8 72 (18.23%) Data Warehouse
9 71 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
10 70 (17.72%) Derivative
10 70 (17.72%) Oracle
11 61 (15.44%) Bloomberg
12 60 (15.19%) Risk Management
13 57 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
14 56 (14.18%) Front Office
15 55 (13.92%) Java
16 53 (13.42%) Project Management
17 52 (13.16%) ETL
18 50 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
18 50 (12.66%) Fixed Income
19 47 (11.90%) Reuters
20 46 (11.65%) UNIX
20 46 (11.65%) Back Office
21 43 (10.89%) Migration
21 43 (10.89%) Financial Institution
21 43 (10.89%) XML
22 42 (10.63%) SQL Server
23 40 (10.13%) Perl
23 40 (10.13%) Market Risk

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 18 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.27%) SAS
2 5 (1.27%) WebLogic
2 5 (1.27%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.01%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (1.01%) GemFire
4 3 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.25%) Lync
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.08%) MS Office
3 6 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.01%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (4.56%) Markit EDM
2 9 (2.28%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.51%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.51%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.53%) Internet
2 6 (1.52%) Extranet
3 3 (0.76%) AMQP
4 2 (0.51%) FTP
5 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) BGP
5 1 (0.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (18.23%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (10.63%) SQL Server
3 31 (7.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (5.32%) Big Data
6 19 (4.81%) Relational Database
7 17 (4.30%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.30%) Data Mining
8 15 (3.80%) OLAP
8 15 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (3.54%) Oracle OLAP
9 14 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (2.53%) IBM InfoSphere
10 10 (2.53%) Oracle Database
11 9 (2.28%) Data Mart
11 9 (2.28%) Sybase ASE
11 9 (2.28%) Sybase IQ
11 9 (2.28%) DB2
12 8 (2.03%) QlikView
12 8 (2.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.04%) Toad
1 12 (3.04%) Subversion
2 6 (1.52%) Ant
2 6 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.27%) ClearCase
4 4 (1.01%) PowerDesigner
4 4 (1.01%) ERwin
4 4 (1.01%) JIRA
5 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.76%) NetBeans
5 3 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (0.76%) XMLSpy
5 3 (0.76%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.25%) jMock
7 1 (0.25%) Maven
7 1 (0.25%) JUnit
General
1 224 (56.71%) Finance
2 199 (50.38%) Banking
3 156 (39.49%) Investment Banking
4 56 (14.18%) Front Office
5 46 (11.65%) Back Office
6 43 (10.89%) Financial Institution
7 30 (7.59%) Legal
8 16 (4.05%) Retail
9 15 (3.80%) Marketing
10 13 (3.29%) Law
11 10 (2.53%) Multimedia
12 8 (2.03%) Publishing
12 8 (2.03%) Corporate Banking
13 6 (1.52%) Advertising
13 6 (1.52%) Retail Banking
14 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.51%) International Banking
15 2 (0.51%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.25%) Wholesale Banking
16 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 140 (35.44%) Analyst
2 111 (28.10%) Business Analyst
3 63 (15.95%) Developer
4 59 (14.94%) Architect
5 32 (8.10%) Project Manager
6 31 (7.85%) Data Analyst
7 27 (6.84%) Consultant
8 25 (6.33%) Enterprise Architect
9 23 (5.82%) Java Developer
10 22 (5.57%) Data Architect
11 21 (5.32%) Information Architect
11 21 (5.32%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 20 (5.06%) Enterprise Information Architect
13 19 (4.81%) Banking Business Analyst
14 18 (4.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 14 (3.54%) Lead Business Analyst
15 14 (3.54%) ETL Developer
16 13 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
17 12 (3.04%) Data Manager
18 11 (2.78%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.89%) XML
2 19 (4.81%) .NET
3 13 (3.29%) Web Services
4 11 (2.78%) Spring
5 8 (2.03%) JMS
6 5 (1.27%) Middleware
7 3 (0.76%) JAXB
7 3 (0.76%) Spring Batch
7 3 (0.76%) JFC
7 3 (0.76%) J2EE
8 2 (0.51%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.51%) COM+
8 2 (0.51%) EJB
8 2 (0.51%) JSP
8 2 (0.51%) Servlets
8 2 (0.51%) SOAP
8 2 (0.51%) Java RMI
8 2 (0.51%) XSLT
8 2 (0.51%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 100 (25.32%) Equities
2 71 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (17.72%) Derivative
4 50 (12.66%) Fixed Income
5 40 (10.13%) Market Risk
6 33 (8.35%) Credit Risk
7 32 (8.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 29 (7.34%) Management Information System
9 23 (5.82%) Data Integration
10 14 (3.54%) Statistics
11 10 (2.53%) Computer Science
12 9 (2.28%) Visualisation
13 8 (2.03%) SWIFT
14 6 (1.52%) Data Conversion
14 6 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
15 3 (0.76%) Physics
15 3 (0.76%) Replication
15 3 (0.76%) User Experience
16 2 (0.51%) Data Extraction
16 2 (0.51%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 46 (11.65%) UNIX
2 16 (4.05%) Linux
3 14 (3.54%) Windows
4 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (29.11%) Data Management
2 96 (24.30%) Data Modelling
3 73 (18.48%) Business Analysis
4 60 (15.19%) Risk Management
5 57 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (13.42%) Project Management
7 52 (13.16%) ETL
8 50 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (10.89%) Migration
10 40 (10.13%) Data Architecture
11 38 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
13 33 (8.35%) Workflow
13 33 (8.35%) Information Management
14 32 (8.10%) Data Analysis
15 28 (7.09%) Asset Management
15 28 (7.09%) UML
16 24 (6.08%) Wealth Management
16 24 (6.08%) Analytics
17 23 (5.82%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 156 (39.49%) SQL
2 55 (13.92%) Java
3 40 (10.13%) Perl
4 24 (6.08%) T-SQL
5 20 (5.06%) Python
5 20 (5.06%) PL/SQL
6 15 (3.80%) Scala
7 14 (3.54%) Shell Script
8 12 (3.04%) C#
9 11 (2.78%) Ruby
9 11 (2.78%) VBA
10 9 (2.28%) RPG
11 8 (2.03%) SPARQL
12 7 (1.77%) C
13 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.76%) XPath
14 2 (0.51%) VB
14 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.51%) C++
14 2 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (9.87%) Degree
2 8 (2.03%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.51%) ISEB
5 1 (0.25%) PMP
5 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.11%) Data Quality
2 25 (6.33%) QA
3 22 (5.57%) Dodd-Frank
4 21 (5.32%) EMIR
5 20 (5.06%) MiFID
6 19 (4.81%) FATCA
7 16 (4.05%) SLA
8 7 (1.77%) Basel III
9 5 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (1.01%) COREP
10 4 (1.01%) FINREP
11 3 (0.76%) Basel II
12 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.28%) Control-M
2 6 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.76%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.51%) MOM
Vendors
1 70 (17.72%) Oracle
2 61 (15.44%) Bloomberg
3 47 (11.90%) Reuters
4 29 (7.34%) Informatica
5 28 (7.09%) IBM
6 24 (6.08%) GoldenSource
7 19 (4.81%) TIBCO
7 19 (4.81%) Microsoft
8 18 (4.56%) Business Objects
9 16 (4.05%) Sybase
10 12 (3.04%) SAP
11 10 (2.53%) Teradata
12 9 (2.28%) ParAccel
13 8 (2.03%) Cloudera
13 8 (2.03%) SunGard
14 7 (1.77%) Charles River
15 6 (1.52%) SimCorp
15 6 (1.52%) StatPro
15 6 (1.52%) FactSet
15 6 (1.52%) Advent
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum £60k Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 7 days ago
London or Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago