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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 731 734 743
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 135 129 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 98 99 114
Average salary £72,500 £60,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £35,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
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
39198 39610 41819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.38% 38.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31877 31504 35390
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -1 121 £72,500 +16.00% 13
South East -9 5 £85,000 -
East of England -17 3 £42,500 +95.40% 1
South West -18 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £38,000 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 159 (53.90%) Finance
2 121 (41.02%) SQL
3 107 (36.27%) Banking
4 89 (30.17%) Investment Banking
5 77 (26.10%) Data Warehouse
6 75 (25.42%) Data Management
7 68 (23.05%) Data Modelling
7 68 (23.05%) Equities
8 62 (21.02%) Oracle
9 57 (19.32%) ETL
10 49 (16.61%) Business Intelligence
10 49 (16.61%) Fixed Income
11 43 (14.58%) Data Architecture
12 42 (14.24%) Bloomberg
13 39 (13.22%) Perl
14 38 (12.88%) XML
14 38 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
15 36 (12.20%) UNIX
16 35 (11.86%) Informatica
17 34 (11.53%) SQL Server
17 34 (11.53%) Front Office
17 34 (11.53%) Derivative
18 31 (10.51%) Degree
19 30 (10.17%) Data Analysis
20 28 (9.49%) Java
20 28 (9.49%) Reuters
20 28 (9.49%) Analytics
21 26 (8.81%) Project Management
21 26 (8.81%) Risk Management
21 26 (8.81%) Dimensional Modelling

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.37%) Documentum
3 6 (2.03%) TIBCO EMS
4 5 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (1.36%) GemFire
6 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.68%) Lync
7 2 (0.68%) IIS
7 2 (0.68%) JBoss
7 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.42%) MS Office
3 4 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (7.12%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) SaaS
2 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.37%) Internet
2 4 (1.36%) iSCSI
3 3 (1.02%) AMQP
4 1 (0.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (26.10%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (11.53%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.46%) DataStage
4 20 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (5.42%) Big Data
7 14 (4.75%) Oracle OLAP
7 14 (4.75%) OLAP
8 13 (4.41%) Data Mining
8 13 (4.41%) Relational Database
9 12 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (3.73%) OLAP Cube
10 11 (3.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 11 (3.73%) QlikView
11 7 (2.37%) EDRMS
12 6 (2.03%) Sybase IQ
12 6 (2.03%) MS Access
12 6 (2.03%) Sybase ASE
13 5 (1.69%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Eclipse
2 5 (1.69%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.02%) ClearCase
3 3 (1.02%) JIRA
3 3 (1.02%) Toad
3 3 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.02%) XMLSpy
3 3 (1.02%) ERwin
3 3 (1.02%) NetBeans
4 2 (0.68%) NUnit
4 2 (0.68%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.34%) jMock
5 1 (0.34%) JUnit
General
1 159 (53.90%) Finance
2 107 (36.27%) Banking
3 89 (30.17%) Investment Banking
4 34 (11.53%) Front Office
5 20 (6.78%) Back Office
6 19 (6.44%) Legal
7 17 (5.76%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.37%) Law
8 7 (2.37%) Multimedia
9 6 (2.03%) Marketing
10 5 (1.69%) Wholesale Banking
10 5 (1.69%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.36%) Publishing
12 3 (1.02%) Retail
12 3 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.34%) Electronics
13 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (29.15%) Analyst
2 54 (18.31%) Business Analyst
3 53 (17.97%) Developer
4 41 (13.90%) Architect
5 40 (13.56%) Project Manager
6 35 (11.86%) Data Analyst
7 23 (7.80%) Data Architect
8 18 (6.10%) Consultant
9 15 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (4.41%) Java Developer
11 11 (3.73%) ETL Developer
11 11 (3.73%) Lead Business Analyst
12 10 (3.39%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 10 (3.39%) Performance Consultant
13 9 (3.05%) PMO Manager
13 9 (3.05%) Enterprise Architect
14 8 (2.71%) Support Analyst
14 8 (2.71%) Banking Business Analyst
14 8 (2.71%) Reference Data Business Analyst
15 7 (2.37%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.88%) XML
2 19 (6.44%) .NET
3 10 (3.39%) Web Services
3 10 (3.39%) Spring
4 8 (2.71%) JMS
5 5 (1.69%) Middleware
6 4 (1.36%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.02%) SOAP
7 3 (1.02%) XSLT
7 3 (1.02%) JFC
7 3 (1.02%) JAXB
7 3 (1.02%) WCF
7 3 (1.02%) Spring Batch
8 2 (0.68%) Application Packaging
8 2 (0.68%) Swing
8 2 (0.68%) FpML
8 2 (0.68%) Java RMI
8 2 (0.68%) EJB
8 2 (0.68%) JSP
8 2 (0.68%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 68 (23.05%) Equities
2 49 (16.61%) Fixed Income
3 38 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (11.53%) Derivative
5 25 (8.47%) Data Integration
6 13 (4.41%) Credit Risk
7 10 (3.39%) Market Risk
8 9 (3.05%) Statistics
8 9 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (2.37%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.69%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.69%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (1.36%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.68%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.68%) NHS
12 2 (0.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.20%) UNIX
2 22 (7.46%) Linux
3 11 (3.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (25.42%) Data Management
2 68 (23.05%) Data Modelling
3 57 (19.32%) ETL
4 49 (16.61%) Business Intelligence
5 43 (14.58%) Data Architecture
6 30 (10.17%) Data Analysis
7 28 (9.49%) Analytics
8 26 (8.81%) Dimensional Modelling
8 26 (8.81%) Project Management
8 26 (8.81%) Risk Management
9 24 (8.14%) Migration
9 24 (8.14%) Business Analysis
10 23 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (6.44%) Data Governance
12 19 (6.44%) Logical Data Model
13 16 (5.42%) Data Migration
14 15 (5.08%) Data Mapping
14 15 (5.08%) Quality Management
14 15 (5.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 121 (41.02%) SQL
2 39 (13.22%) Perl
3 28 (9.49%) Java
4 22 (7.46%) Python
5 19 (6.44%) T-SQL
6 16 (5.42%) VBA
6 16 (5.42%) C#
7 15 (5.08%) C
7 15 (5.08%) Shell Script
8 12 (4.07%) Ruby
9 9 (3.05%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.37%) C++
11 6 (2.03%) RPG
11 6 (2.03%) PHP
12 3 (1.02%) XPath
12 3 (1.02%) Scala
13 2 (0.68%) VB
14 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.34%) VB6
14 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (10.51%) Degree
2 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.34%) PMP
3 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.80%) Data Quality
2 15 (5.08%) QA
3 11 (3.73%) SLA
4 2 (0.68%) FATCA
4 2 (0.68%) EMIR
4 2 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.34%) Basel II
5 1 (0.34%) Basel III
System Software
1 4 (1.36%) NFS
2 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 62 (21.02%) Oracle
2 42 (14.24%) Bloomberg
3 35 (11.86%) Informatica
4 28 (9.49%) Reuters
5 23 (7.80%) Ab Initio
6 22 (7.46%) GoldenSource
7 16 (5.42%) Business Objects
8 14 (4.75%) TIBCO
9 10 (3.39%) StatPro
9 10 (3.39%) SimCorp
9 10 (3.39%) Advent
9 10 (3.39%) BI-SAM
9 10 (3.39%) Microsoft
9 10 (3.39%) SunGard
9 10 (3.39%) FactSet
10 9 (3.05%) SmartStream
10 9 (3.05%) IBM
11 8 (2.71%) Trillium
11 8 (2.71%) Sybase
11 8 (2.71%) Perforce
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