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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 733 700 720
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +20
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 107 154 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 82 91 93
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £104,500 £87,500 £113,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -11.21%
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
36393 38837 38062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.73% 40.00% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29343 30558 31350
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -12 104 £70,000 - 25
East of England +10 1 £40,000 -
South East -23 1 £65,000 -43.47% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £40,250 -
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 122 (49.59%) Finance
2 89 (36.18%) SQL
3 83 (33.74%) Data Modelling
4 77 (31.30%) Banking
5 64 (26.02%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (24.39%) Data Management
7 58 (23.58%) Oracle
8 57 (23.17%) Investment Banking
9 49 (19.92%) ETL
10 46 (18.70%) Data Architecture
11 42 (17.07%) Data Analysis
12 35 (14.23%) Business Intelligence
13 33 (13.41%) Informatica
14 32 (13.01%) Business Analysis
14 32 (13.01%) DataStage
15 30 (12.20%) Logical Data Model
16 29 (11.79%) SQL Server
16 29 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (11.38%) Fixed Income
17 28 (11.38%) Equities
17 28 (11.38%) XML
17 28 (11.38%) Data Integration
17 28 (11.38%) Dimensional Modelling
18 27 (10.98%) Data Quality
19 26 (10.57%) Degree
19 26 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
19 26 (10.57%) Ab Initio
20 25 (10.16%) UNIX
21 24 (9.76%) Data Governance
22 22 (8.94%) Project Management

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 13 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.85%) Documentum
3 4 (1.63%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.81%) Lync
5 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.81%) IIS
5 2 (0.81%) JBoss
5 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.81%) FileNet
5 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.41%) SAS
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (5.28%) MS Excel
1 13 (5.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (4.07%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.85%) MS Office
3 7 (2.85%) PowerPivot
4 6 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (7.72%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.81%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.63%) SaaS
2 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.03%) DSL
2 4 (1.63%) iSCSI
3 2 (0.81%) FTP
4 1 (0.41%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (26.02%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (13.01%) DataStage
3 29 (11.79%) SQL Server
4 17 (6.91%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.69%) Big Data
6 12 (4.88%) DB2
6 12 (4.88%) OLAP
7 8 (3.25%) Data Mining
7 8 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.85%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (2.85%) QualityStage
8 7 (2.85%) EDRMS
9 6 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (2.03%) QlikView
10 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.03%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.63%) MySQL
11 4 (1.63%) MS Access
11 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (5.28%) Toad
2 6 (2.44%) JIRA
3 3 (1.22%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.22%) ERwin
4 2 (0.81%) NetBeans
4 2 (0.81%) NUnit
4 2 (0.81%) CruiseControl
4 2 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.81%) XMLSpy
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.81%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.41%) ClearCase
General
1 122 (49.59%) Finance
2 77 (31.30%) Banking
3 57 (23.17%) Investment Banking
4 13 (5.28%) Back Office
5 11 (4.47%) Legal
6 10 (4.07%) Front Office
7 6 (2.44%) Marketing
8 5 (2.03%) Wholesale Banking
8 5 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.22%) Publishing
9 3 (1.22%) Retail
10 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.41%) Electronics
11 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (32.93%) Analyst
2 46 (18.70%) Business Analyst
3 43 (17.48%) Architect
4 34 (13.82%) Project Manager
4 34 (13.82%) Developer
5 33 (13.41%) Data Analyst
6 25 (10.16%) Data Architect
7 19 (7.72%) Consultant
8 9 (3.66%) Support Analyst
8 9 (3.66%) PMO Manager
9 8 (3.25%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (3.25%) Business Architect
9 8 (3.25%) Enterprise Architect
10 7 (2.85%) Applications Support
10 7 (2.85%) Enterprise Data Architect
10 7 (2.85%) Data Business Analyst
11 6 (2.44%) Technical Business Analyst
11 6 (2.44%) Junior Consultant
11 6 (2.44%) Junior
11 6 (2.44%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.38%) XML
2 12 (4.88%) .NET
3 6 (2.44%) Web Services
4 5 (2.03%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.03%) XML Messaging
5 4 (1.63%) FpML
5 4 (1.63%) SOAP
5 4 (1.63%) Middleware
5 4 (1.63%) JMS
6 3 (1.22%) WCF
7 2 (0.81%) LINQ
7 2 (0.81%) Swing
7 2 (0.81%) Spring
7 2 (0.81%) JFC
7 2 (0.81%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.81%) Java RMI
7 2 (0.81%) EJB
7 2 (0.81%) JSP
7 2 (0.81%) Servlets
7 2 (0.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.38%) Fixed Income
1 28 (11.38%) Equities
1 28 (11.38%) Data Integration
2 26 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.72%) Derivative
4 12 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 10 (4.07%) Credit Risk
6 8 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.85%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.85%) SWIFT
8 5 (2.03%) ASIC
9 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.81%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.81%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.81%) NHS
10 2 (0.81%) Tandem
10 2 (0.81%) Clustering
10 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.16%) UNIX
2 14 (5.69%) Linux
3 6 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (33.74%) Data Modelling
2 60 (24.39%) Data Management
3 49 (19.92%) ETL
4 46 (18.70%) Data Architecture
5 42 (17.07%) Data Analysis
6 35 (14.23%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (13.01%) Business Analysis
8 30 (12.20%) Logical Data Model
9 29 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (11.38%) Dimensional Modelling
11 24 (9.76%) Data Governance
12 22 (8.94%) Project Management
13 21 (8.54%) Risk Management
14 20 (8.13%) Analytics
14 20 (8.13%) Physical Data Model
15 18 (7.32%) Migration
16 17 (6.91%) Data Virtualisation
17 16 (6.50%) Quality Management
18 13 (5.28%) Data Mapping
19 12 (4.88%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (36.18%) SQL
2 19 (7.72%) Perl
3 14 (5.69%) C
4 12 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.07%) C++
5 10 (4.07%) Java
6 9 (3.66%) C#
6 9 (3.66%) VBA
6 9 (3.66%) Python
7 7 (2.85%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.63%) Ruby
8 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.63%) PHP
9 2 (0.81%) XPath
9 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.41%) VB6
10 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (10.57%) Degree
2 2 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.41%) PMP
3 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.41%) VCP4
3 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.98%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.66%) EMIR
3 7 (2.85%) QA
4 4 (1.63%) SLA
5 3 (1.22%) Basel II
6 2 (0.81%) MiFID
6 2 (0.81%) Basel III
6 2 (0.81%) FATCA
6 2 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.41%) CRD IV
System Software
1 4 (1.63%) NFS
2 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 58 (23.58%) Oracle
2 33 (13.41%) Informatica
3 26 (10.57%) Ab Initio
4 19 (7.72%) GoldenSource
5 14 (5.69%) Bloomberg
5 14 (5.69%) IBM
5 14 (5.69%) Microsoft
6 11 (4.47%) SmartStream
7 10 (4.07%) Reuters
8 9 (3.66%) Business Objects
9 8 (3.25%) Trillium
10 7 (2.85%) Open Text
11 6 (2.44%) SAP
11 6 (2.44%) Cognos
11 6 (2.44%) Sybase
12 5 (2.03%) TIBCO
12 5 (2.03%) Perforce
13 4 (1.63%) SimCorp
13 4 (1.63%) Advent
13 4 (1.63%) BI-SAM
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Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
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Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Markit Group Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Great Package
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + profit-share and benefits
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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