The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 681 720 690
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -30
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 223 136 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 144 89 131
Average salary £70,000 £71,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £110,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £53,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year
+30.84% +107.76%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37546 34232 38718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.22% 32.89% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29975 28091 32949
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Reference Data
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +29 177 £70,000 -6.66% 23
South West +14 24 £70,000 +94.44% 1
South East -23 9 £72,500 +31.81%
West Midlands - 9 £47,500 -
East of England -14 2 £32,500 -15.58% 1
North West - 2 £70,000 -
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 206 (58.52%) Finance
2 174 (49.43%) Banking
3 137 (38.92%) Investment Banking
4 97 (27.56%) Data Modelling
5 90 (25.57%) Data Management
6 87 (24.72%) SQL
7 80 (22.73%) Business Analysis
8 65 (18.47%) Oracle
9 63 (17.90%) Equities
10 55 (15.63%) Back Office
11 54 (15.34%) Derivative
12 49 (13.92%) Data Analysis
13 48 (13.64%) Risk Management
14 45 (12.78%) Project Management
15 44 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
15 44 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
16 43 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
17 42 (11.93%) Use Case
18 41 (11.65%) Data Architecture
19 40 (11.36%) UML
20 39 (11.08%) Java
20 39 (11.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 39 (11.08%) Workflow
20 39 (11.08%) Fixed Income
20 39 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
21 38 (10.80%) Asset Management
21 38 (10.80%) Market Risk
22 37 (10.51%) Front Office
23 36 (10.23%) Legal
23 36 (10.23%) MiFID

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (3.41%) SAS
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (6.53%) MS Office
2 19 (5.40%) MS Excel
3 16 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.98%) Eagle PACE
2 12 (3.41%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.70%) Eagle STAR
3 6 (1.70%) SAP MDM
4 5 (1.42%) RMDS
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.28%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.28%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) IaaS
1 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.99%) 4G
2 6 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.42%) Firewall
3 5 (1.42%) BGP
4 4 (1.14%) FTP
4 4 (1.14%) Extranet
4 4 (1.14%) SSH
5 2 (0.57%) WAN
6 1 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) VPN
6 1 (0.28%) LAN
6 1 (0.28%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (6.53%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.41%) Big Data
5 10 (2.84%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.99%) IBM InfoSphere
6 7 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (1.99%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.70%) MS Access
7 6 (1.70%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.42%) MySQL
8 5 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.14%) DB2
9 4 (1.14%) DataStage
9 4 (1.14%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.14%) Data Mart
10 3 (0.85%) WebFOCUS
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (1.70%) Toad
2 5 (1.42%) Subversion
2 5 (1.42%) jMock
3 4 (1.14%) JIRA
3 4 (1.14%) ERwin
4 3 (0.85%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.28%) Maven
5 1 (0.28%) JUnit
5 1 (0.28%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.28%) Hudson
General
1 206 (58.52%) Finance
2 174 (49.43%) Banking
3 137 (38.92%) Investment Banking
4 55 (15.63%) Back Office
5 37 (10.51%) Front Office
6 36 (10.23%) Legal
7 34 (9.66%) Financial Institution
8 20 (5.68%) Retail
9 12 (3.41%) Marketing
10 7 (1.99%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.70%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (1.42%) Publishing
12 5 (1.42%) Retail Banking
13 4 (1.14%) Advertising
14 3 (0.85%) Games
15 2 (0.57%) International Banking
15 2 (0.57%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.57%) Billing
16 1 (0.28%) Law
16 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (46.31%) Analyst
2 127 (36.08%) Business Analyst
3 46 (13.07%) Architect
4 40 (11.36%) Developer
5 30 (8.52%) Project Manager
6 28 (7.95%) Data Analyst
6 28 (7.95%) Consultant
7 24 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
8 22 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 20 (5.68%) Enterprise Architect
9 20 (5.68%) Data Architect
10 17 (4.83%) Banking Business Analyst
11 16 (4.55%) Information Architect
12 15 (4.26%) Senior Manager
12 15 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
12 15 (4.26%) Lead Business Analyst
13 14 (3.98%) Enterprise Information Architect
13 14 (3.98%) Applications Support
14 13 (3.69%) Senior Project Manager
14 13 (3.69%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.25%) Web Services
2 12 (3.41%) jQuery
2 12 (3.41%) XML
3 5 (1.42%) Hibernate
3 5 (1.42%) JMS
3 5 (1.42%) J2EE
4 4 (1.14%) Spring
5 3 (0.85%) Swing
5 3 (0.85%) Java RMI
5 3 (0.85%) .NET
5 3 (0.85%) EJB
5 3 (0.85%) JSP
5 3 (0.85%) Servlets
6 2 (0.57%) WCF
7 1 (0.28%) JTA
7 1 (0.28%) JTS
7 1 (0.28%) FpML
7 1 (0.28%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.28%) XSLT
7 1 (0.28%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 63 (17.90%) Equities
2 54 (15.34%) Derivative
3 39 (11.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 39 (11.08%) Fixed Income
4 38 (10.80%) Market Risk
5 27 (7.67%) Data Integration
6 25 (7.10%) Management Information System
7 19 (5.40%) Credit Risk
8 18 (5.11%) Statistics
9 15 (4.26%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.27%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.99%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.99%) Physics
12 6 (1.70%) Equity Derivative
13 5 (1.42%) Hedge funds
14 4 (1.14%) Data Conversion
14 4 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.85%) Tandem
16 2 (0.57%) Taxonomies
16 2 (0.57%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.66%) UNIX
2 24 (6.82%) Linux
3 13 (3.69%) Windows
4 1 (0.28%) MVS
4 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.28%) Solaris
4 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.28%) VME
4 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (27.56%) Data Modelling
2 90 (25.57%) Data Management
3 80 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 49 (13.92%) Data Analysis
5 48 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 45 (12.78%) Project Management
7 44 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 42 (11.93%) Use Case
10 41 (11.65%) Data Architecture
11 40 (11.36%) UML
12 39 (11.08%) Workflow
12 39 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 38 (10.80%) Asset Management
14 32 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (8.81%) Investment Management
16 30 (8.52%) Information Management
17 25 (7.10%) User Stories
18 24 (6.82%) Migration
19 22 (6.25%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (24.72%) SQL
2 39 (11.08%) Java
3 22 (6.25%) Python
4 20 (5.68%) Perl
5 10 (2.84%) Shell Script
6 9 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 8 (2.27%) VBA
8 7 (1.99%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.70%) C#
10 4 (1.14%) VB
10 4 (1.14%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.57%) C
11 2 (0.57%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (8.24%) Degree
2 4 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (0.85%) PMP
4 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.23%) MiFID
2 33 (9.38%) Data Quality
3 31 (8.81%) EMIR
4 29 (8.24%) QA
4 29 (8.24%) FATCA
5 26 (7.39%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (2.56%) Basel III
7 8 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (1.14%) ISO 9000
8 4 (1.14%) SLA
9 3 (0.85%) Basel II
9 3 (0.85%) COREP
9 3 (0.85%) FINREP
System Software
1 4 (1.14%) NFS
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.42%) Control-M
1 5 (1.42%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (18.47%) Oracle
2 27 (7.67%) Bloomberg
3 25 (7.10%) Reuters
4 24 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 18 (5.11%) Informatica
6 17 (4.83%) Sybase
7 15 (4.26%) IBM
8 14 (3.98%) Pega
8 14 (3.98%) GoldenSource
9 11 (3.13%) Cognizant
10 9 (2.56%) TIBCO
10 9 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (2.56%) Business Objects
11 8 (2.27%) Trillium
11 8 (2.27%) Teradata
12 7 (1.99%) Charles River
12 7 (1.99%) Vermilion
13 6 (1.70%) SAP
14 5 (1.42%) Radianz
14 5 (1.42%) NetScout
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