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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 721 719 743
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 129 127 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 94 86 98
Average salary £70,000 £56,250 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -29.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
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
37525 37904 39936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.98% 39.63% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30572 29904 33584
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +11 119 £70,000 - 16
South East -25 6 £75,000 -
East of England - 2 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £40,250 -
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 139 (53.26%) Finance
2 105 (40.23%) SQL
3 97 (37.16%) Banking
4 78 (29.89%) Investment Banking
5 74 (28.35%) Data Modelling
6 69 (26.44%) Data Warehouse
7 64 (24.52%) Oracle
8 62 (23.75%) Data Management
9 54 (20.69%) ETL
10 45 (17.24%) Equities
11 44 (16.86%) Data Architecture
12 40 (15.33%) XML
13 39 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (14.94%) Data Analysis
14 38 (14.56%) Fixed Income
15 35 (13.41%) Informatica
15 35 (13.41%) SQL Server
16 32 (12.26%) Degree
17 29 (11.11%) Perl
18 28 (10.73%) UNIX
18 28 (10.73%) Dimensional Modelling
19 27 (10.34%) Business Analysis
20 26 (9.96%) DataStage
20 26 (9.96%) Data Quality
21 25 (9.58%) Data Integration
21 25 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
21 25 (9.58%) Ab Initio
22 24 (9.20%) Derivative
22 24 (9.20%) Project Management
22 24 (9.20%) Analytical Skills

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.68%) Documentum
3 5 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.77%) Lync
5 2 (0.77%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.77%) IIS
5 2 (0.77%) JBoss
5 2 (0.77%) FileNet
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 20 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.98%) MS Office
3 10 (3.83%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.53%) MS Project
6 2 (0.77%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (8.81%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.38%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.53%) SaaS
2 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.53%) iSCSI
2 3 (1.15%) AMQP
3 2 (0.77%) DSL
3 2 (0.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (26.44%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 26 (9.96%) DataStage
4 14 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.36%) Big Data
4 14 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.98%) OLAP
6 12 (4.60%) Oracle OLAP
6 12 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (3.45%) Data Mining
8 9 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
9 7 (2.68%) EDRMS
10 6 (2.30%) QlikView
10 6 (2.30%) MS Access
11 5 (1.92%) DB2
11 5 (1.92%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 4 (1.53%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (3.45%) Toad
2 7 (2.68%) JIRA
3 6 (2.30%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.92%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.15%) NetBeans
5 3 (1.15%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.15%) XMLSpy
5 3 (1.15%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.15%) ERwin
5 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.77%) NUnit
6 2 (0.77%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.38%) JUnit
7 1 (0.38%) jMock
General
1 139 (53.26%) Finance
2 97 (37.16%) Banking
3 78 (29.89%) Investment Banking
4 16 (6.13%) Back Office
5 14 (5.36%) Front Office
6 13 (4.98%) Legal
7 9 (3.45%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.30%) Marketing
9 5 (1.92%) Wholesale Banking
9 5 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.53%) Publishing
11 2 (0.77%) Retail
12 1 (0.38%) Electronics
12 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (31.42%) Analyst
2 50 (19.16%) Business Analyst
3 46 (17.62%) Developer
4 39 (14.94%) Architect
5 36 (13.79%) Project Manager
6 32 (12.26%) Data Analyst
7 22 (8.43%) Data Architect
8 17 (6.51%) Consultant
9 11 (4.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
10 9 (3.45%) ETL Developer
10 9 (3.45%) PMO Manager
10 9 (3.45%) Lead Business Analyst
11 8 (3.07%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 8 (3.07%) Java Developer
12 7 (2.68%) Applications Support
12 7 (2.68%) Support Analyst
12 7 (2.68%) Banking Business Analyst
12 7 (2.68%) Enterprise Data Architect
13 6 (2.30%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.33%) XML
2 18 (6.90%) .NET
3 9 (3.45%) Web Services
4 8 (3.07%) JMS
5 6 (2.30%) Spring
6 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.53%) Middleware
7 4 (1.53%) XML Messaging
8 3 (1.15%) JFC
8 3 (1.15%) XSLT
8 3 (1.15%) SOAP
8 3 (1.15%) JAXB
8 3 (1.15%) FpML
8 3 (1.15%) WCF
8 3 (1.15%) Spring Batch
9 2 (0.77%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.77%) LINQ
9 2 (0.77%) ADO.NET
9 2 (0.77%) EJB
9 2 (0.77%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (17.24%) Equities
2 38 (14.56%) Fixed Income
3 25 (9.58%) Data Integration
4 24 (9.20%) Derivative
4 24 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.21%) Credit Risk
6 8 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.68%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.68%) SWIFT
8 6 (2.30%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.77%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.77%) ASIC
10 2 (0.77%) NHS
10 2 (0.77%) Tandem
10 2 (0.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.73%) UNIX
2 20 (7.66%) Linux
3 10 (3.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (28.35%) Data Modelling
2 62 (23.75%) Data Management
3 54 (20.69%) ETL
4 44 (16.86%) Data Architecture
5 39 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (14.94%) Data Analysis
6 28 (10.73%) Dimensional Modelling
7 27 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 25 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (9.20%) Project Management
9 24 (9.20%) Logical Data Model
10 21 (8.05%) Migration
10 21 (8.05%) Risk Management
10 21 (8.05%) Analytics
11 19 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (6.90%) Data Governance
13 17 (6.51%) Data Mapping
14 15 (5.75%) Physical Data Model
15 14 (5.36%) Data Migration
15 14 (5.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 105 (40.23%) SQL
2 29 (11.11%) Perl
3 23 (8.81%) Java
4 18 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 13 (4.98%) C
5 13 (4.98%) Python
6 12 (4.60%) C#
6 12 (4.60%) VBA
7 11 (4.21%) Shell Script
8 9 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.45%) C++
9 6 (2.30%) PHP
9 6 (2.30%) Ruby
10 3 (1.15%) XPath
10 3 (1.15%) Scala
11 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.38%) VB6
12 1 (0.38%) VB
12 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (12.26%) Degree
2 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.38%) PMP
3 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.96%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.98%) QA
3 7 (2.68%) SLA
4 4 (1.53%) EMIR
5 3 (1.15%) Basel II
6 2 (0.77%) FATCA
7 1 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.38%) MiFID
7 1 (0.38%) Basel III
System Software
1 4 (1.53%) NFS
2 3 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 64 (24.52%) Oracle
2 35 (13.41%) Informatica
3 25 (9.58%) Ab Initio
4 22 (8.43%) GoldenSource
5 21 (8.05%) Bloomberg
6 16 (6.13%) Reuters
7 14 (5.36%) Microsoft
8 13 (4.98%) Business Objects
9 11 (4.21%) IBM
9 11 (4.21%) SmartStream
10 9 (3.45%) TIBCO
11 8 (3.07%) Trillium
11 8 (3.07%) Perforce
12 7 (2.68%) Open Text
13 6 (2.30%) BI-SAM
13 6 (2.30%) Advent
13 6 (2.30%) FactSet
13 6 (2.30%) StatPro
13 6 (2.30%) SunGard
13 6 (2.30%) SAP
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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