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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 731 691 687
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -4
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 147 210 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 105 157 118
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £95,000 £101,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £70,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +1.81%
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
41495 44077 41182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.20% 39.94% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33241 35243 33776
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -27 134 £65,000 -7.14% 21
South East +16 7 £43,000 -40.68%
Yorkshire - 3 £34,500 -
South West -20 2 - -
East of England +6 1 £75,000 +114.28%
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 169 (58.89%) Banking
2 148 (51.57%) Finance
3 92 (32.06%) SQL
4 87 (30.31%) Data Management
5 84 (29.27%) Data Modelling
6 82 (28.57%) Investment Banking
7 64 (22.30%) Business Analysis
8 51 (17.77%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (16.03%) Data Analysis
10 43 (14.98%) Waterfall
11 41 (14.29%) Java
12 40 (13.94%) Retail
13 36 (12.54%) Project Management
13 36 (12.54%) Logical Data Model
14 35 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
15 34 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (10.80%) Oracle
16 31 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (10.45%) ETL
18 29 (10.10%) Data Governance
19 28 (9.76%) Data Quality
19 28 (9.76%) SQL Server
19 28 (9.76%) Quality Management
20 27 (9.41%) Management Information System
20 27 (9.41%) Risk Management
20 27 (9.41%) Migration
20 27 (9.41%) Data Structures
21 26 (9.06%) Web Services
22 25 (8.71%) XML
22 25 (8.71%) SDLC

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (3.48%) SAS
2 6 (2.09%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (1.74%) Apache
4 4 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.70%) FileNet
6 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (5.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 15 (5.23%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.48%) MS Excel
4 8 (2.79%) PowerPivot
5 5 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.39%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.70%) MS Project
7 2 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.79%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.70%) Beauchamp
2 2 (0.70%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.27%) DSL
2 3 (1.05%) RTP
2 3 (1.05%) Extranet
3 1 (0.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.35%) FTP
3 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.67%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.57%) DB2
5 15 (5.23%) Big Data
6 12 (4.18%) DataStage
7 10 (3.48%) Data Mining
8 8 (2.79%) QualityStage
8 8 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.09%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (2.09%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.09%) OLAP
10 6 (2.09%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.74%) Base SAS
11 5 (1.74%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (7.67%) Eclipse
1 22 (7.67%) Maven
1 22 (7.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.83%) Toad
3 4 (1.39%) PowerDesigner
4 3 (1.05%) JIRA
4 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.35%) JUnit
5 1 (0.35%) ERwin
5 1 (0.35%) MSI
5 1 (0.35%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.35%) NUnit
5 1 (0.35%) CruiseControl
General
1 169 (58.89%) Banking
2 148 (51.57%) Finance
3 82 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 40 (13.94%) Retail
5 23 (8.01%) Front Office
6 17 (5.92%) Legal
7 11 (3.83%) Back Office
8 5 (1.74%) Publishing
9 3 (1.05%) Marketing
9 3 (1.05%) French Language
9 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.70%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (46.69%) Analyst
2 82 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 74 (25.78%) Data Analyst
4 28 (9.76%) Developer
5 25 (8.71%) Architect
6 20 (6.97%) Project Manager
6 20 (6.97%) Data Manager
7 19 (6.62%) Consultant
7 19 (6.62%) Business Data Analyst
7 19 (6.62%) Data Business Analyst
8 17 (5.92%) Banking Business Analyst
8 17 (5.92%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 16 (5.57%) Junior
9 16 (5.57%) Support Analyst
10 14 (4.88%) Reference Data Business Analyst
11 12 (4.18%) Report Analyst
11 12 (4.18%) Data Architect
12 10 (3.48%) Applications Specialist
12 10 (3.48%) Risk Analyst
12 10 (3.48%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.06%) Web Services
2 25 (8.71%) XML
3 24 (8.36%) Spring
4 22 (7.67%) Hibernate
5 13 (4.53%) .NET
6 6 (2.09%) WCF
7 5 (1.74%) WPF
7 5 (1.74%) JRules
7 5 (1.74%) Reactive Extensions
7 5 (1.74%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (1.74%) XML Messaging
8 4 (1.39%) SOAP
8 4 (1.39%) Middleware
8 4 (1.39%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.05%) WSDL
10 2 (0.70%) HTML
10 2 (0.70%) CSS
10 2 (0.70%) HTML5
10 2 (0.70%) Ajax
10 2 (0.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.41%) Data Structures
2 27 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 21 (7.32%) Credit Risk
4 17 (5.92%) Data Integration
5 15 (5.23%) Derivative
5 15 (5.23%) Fixed Income
6 13 (4.53%) Hedge funds
7 12 (4.18%) Equities
8 11 (3.83%) Computer Science
9 9 (3.14%) Market Risk
10 8 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.74%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.39%) SWIFT
13 3 (1.05%) ASIC
14 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.70%) iPhone
14 2 (0.70%) Visualisation
15 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
15 1 (0.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.97%) UNIX
2 9 (3.14%) Windows
3 6 (2.09%) Linux
4 5 (1.74%) zOS
5 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.35%) VMS
5 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (30.31%) Data Management
2 84 (29.27%) Data Modelling
3 64 (22.30%) Business Analysis
4 51 (17.77%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (16.03%) Data Analysis
6 43 (14.98%) Waterfall
7 36 (12.54%) Logical Data Model
7 36 (12.54%) Project Management
8 34 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (10.45%) ETL
10 29 (10.10%) Data Governance
11 28 (9.76%) Quality Management
12 27 (9.41%) Migration
12 27 (9.41%) Risk Management
13 25 (8.71%) SDLC
14 24 (8.36%) Software Delivery
15 22 (7.67%) Data Architecture
16 21 (7.32%) Validation
17 19 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (6.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (32.06%) SQL
2 41 (14.29%) Java
3 18 (6.27%) C#
4 15 (5.23%) C++
5 13 (4.53%) C
6 11 (3.83%) Perl
7 9 (3.14%) Python
8 7 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.74%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.05%) Scala
11 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.35%) COBOL
12 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (6.62%) Degree
2 4 (1.39%) PMP
2 4 (1.39%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.35%) MCSA
5 1 (0.35%) CCNP
5 1 (0.35%) CCNA
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.76%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.79%) EMIR
2 8 (2.79%) SLA
3 6 (2.09%) MiFID
3 6 (2.09%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (1.39%) QA
4 4 (1.39%) FATCA
5 1 (0.35%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.35%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.35%) Xen
2 1 (0.35%) XenApp
2 1 (0.35%) XenServer
2 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.35%) Control-M
1 1 (0.35%) SCCM
1 1 (0.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (10.80%) Oracle
2 22 (7.67%) IBM
3 21 (7.32%) GoldenSource
4 13 (4.53%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.53%) Sybase
5 10 (3.48%) Reuters
5 10 (3.48%) Bloomberg
6 8 (2.79%) Informatica
7 6 (2.09%) Murex
8 5 (1.74%) Ab Initio
9 4 (1.39%) Remedy
10 3 (1.05%) SAP
10 3 (1.05%) Tableau
11 2 (0.70%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.70%) VMware
11 2 (0.70%) Teradata
11 2 (0.70%) Cognos
11 2 (0.70%) SmartStream
11 2 (0.70%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft
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