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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 704 677 738
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +61
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 150 214 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.48% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 104 166 78
Average salary £61,250 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £92,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £70,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -15.15%
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
38530 44146 39902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.66% 40.26% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 35563 32838
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +12 139 £65,000 -7.14% 18
South East +4 6 £53,750 -25.86% 2
Yorkshire - 3 £34,500 -
East of England +13 1 £75,000 +122.22%
South West -33 1 - - 3
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (51.87%) Banking
2 134 (50.00%) Finance
3 87 (32.46%) SQL
4 82 (30.60%) Data Modelling
5 71 (26.49%) Investment Banking
6 69 (25.75%) Data Management
7 47 (17.54%) Business Analysis
8 41 (15.30%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (14.93%) Oracle
10 38 (14.18%) Data Analysis
11 37 (13.81%) Logical Data Model
12 36 (13.43%) Waterfall
13 34 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (12.31%) Retail
15 29 (10.82%) Java
16 28 (10.45%) ETL
16 28 (10.45%) Data Governance
17 27 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
18 26 (9.70%) Credit Risk
18 26 (9.70%) Data Architecture
18 26 (9.70%) Web Services
18 26 (9.70%) UNIX
18 26 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (9.70%) Degree
19 25 (9.33%) Quality Management
19 25 (9.33%) Project Management
19 25 (9.33%) SQL Server
20 24 (8.96%) IBM
20 24 (8.96%) Data Quality
21 22 (8.21%) Data Structures

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (2.24%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (1.87%) SAS
2 5 (1.87%) Apache
3 2 (0.75%) FileNet
3 2 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (4.48%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.36%) MS Excel
4 8 (2.99%) PowerPivot
5 5 (1.87%) MS Project
6 4 (1.49%) MS Office
6 4 (1.49%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.73%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.75%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.22%) DSL
2 3 (1.12%) Extranet
3 2 (0.75%) FTP
3 2 (0.75%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.37%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.37%) RTP
4 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.30%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (9.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.72%) DataStage
5 16 (5.97%) DB2
6 11 (4.10%) Data Mining
7 9 (3.36%) Big Data
8 8 (2.99%) QualityStage
9 6 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.24%) OLAP
9 6 (2.24%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.49%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.75%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 20 (7.46%) Git (software)
1 20 (7.46%) Maven
1 20 (7.46%) Eclipse
2 12 (4.48%) Toad
3 4 (1.49%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (1.49%) JIRA
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.75%) NUnit
5 2 (0.75%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.37%) ERwin
6 1 (0.37%) MSI
6 1 (0.37%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 139 (51.87%) Banking
2 134 (50.00%) Finance
3 71 (26.49%) Investment Banking
4 33 (12.31%) Retail
5 17 (6.34%) Front Office
6 16 (5.97%) Legal
7 13 (4.85%) Back Office
8 5 (1.87%) Marketing
9 4 (1.49%) Publishing
10 3 (1.12%) French Language
10 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.12%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.75%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.75%) Law
11 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (44.78%) Analyst
2 61 (22.76%) Business Analyst
3 60 (22.39%) Data Analyst
4 32 (11.94%) Architect
5 22 (8.21%) Developer
6 20 (7.46%) Support Analyst
6 20 (7.46%) Project Manager
7 16 (5.97%) Data Manager
7 16 (5.97%) Consultant
7 16 (5.97%) Data Architect
8 12 (4.48%) Data Business Analyst
9 11 (4.10%) Business Data Analyst
10 10 (3.73%) Report Analyst
10 10 (3.73%) Risk Analyst
10 10 (3.73%) Technical Specialist
10 10 (3.73%) Applications Specialist
10 10 (3.73%) Junior
11 9 (3.36%) SQL Data Analyst
11 9 (3.36%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (2.99%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.70%) Web Services
2 21 (7.84%) Spring
3 20 (7.46%) Hibernate
4 16 (5.97%) XML
5 9 (3.36%) .NET
6 7 (2.61%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.24%) SOAP
8 5 (1.87%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (1.87%) XML Messaging
8 5 (1.87%) JRules
9 4 (1.49%) Middleware
10 3 (1.12%) WCF
10 3 (1.12%) WSDL
10 3 (1.12%) Ajax
11 2 (0.75%) ADO.NET
11 2 (0.75%) CSS
11 2 (0.75%) HTML
11 2 (0.75%) FpML
11 2 (0.75%) JSON
11 2 (0.75%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.70%) Credit Risk
3 22 (8.21%) Data Structures
4 20 (7.46%) Derivative
5 18 (6.72%) Data Integration
6 16 (5.97%) Equities
7 14 (5.22%) Management Information System
8 13 (4.85%) Fixed Income
9 11 (4.10%) Hedge funds
10 10 (3.73%) Market Risk
11 9 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (2.61%) SWIFT
12 7 (2.61%) Computer Science
13 4 (1.49%) ASIC
13 4 (1.49%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.75%) NHS
14 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
15 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
15 1 (0.37%) Oracle Exalytics
15 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.70%) UNIX
2 11 (4.10%) Linux
3 8 (2.99%) Windows
4 5 (1.87%) zOS
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) VMS
5 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (30.60%) Data Modelling
2 69 (25.75%) Data Management
3 47 (17.54%) Business Analysis
4 38 (14.18%) Data Analysis
5 37 (13.81%) Logical Data Model
6 36 (13.43%) Waterfall
7 34 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (10.45%) ETL
8 28 (10.45%) Data Governance
9 26 (9.70%) Data Architecture
9 26 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (9.33%) Quality Management
10 25 (9.33%) Project Management
11 22 (8.21%) Software Delivery
11 22 (8.21%) Risk Management
12 21 (7.84%) Migration
12 21 (7.84%) Physical Data Model
13 19 (7.09%) Asset Management
14 15 (5.60%) PRINCE2
14 15 (5.60%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 87 (32.46%) SQL
2 29 (10.82%) Java
3 15 (5.60%) Perl
4 10 (3.73%) Python
4 10 (3.73%) C
4 10 (3.73%) C++
5 8 (2.99%) C#
6 6 (2.24%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.87%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.75%) Scala
9 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.37%) PHP
9 1 (0.37%) VBA
9 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (9.70%) Degree
2 4 (1.49%) PMP
2 4 (1.49%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.37%) CCNP
4 1 (0.37%) CCNA
4 1 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.96%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.99%) EMIR
3 5 (1.87%) SLA
4 4 (1.49%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (1.12%) FATCA
5 3 (1.12%) QA
5 3 (1.12%) MiFID
6 2 (0.75%) Basel II
6 2 (0.75%) Basel III
7 1 (0.37%) CRD IV
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) NFS
1 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.37%) XenApp
2 1 (0.37%) XenServer
2 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.37%) SCCM
2 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.37%) Control-M
Vendors
1 40 (14.93%) Oracle
2 24 (8.96%) IBM
3 15 (5.60%) Sybase
3 15 (5.60%) Informatica
3 15 (5.60%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.48%) GoldenSource
5 11 (4.10%) Ab Initio
6 9 (3.36%) Bloomberg
7 7 (2.61%) Reuters
8 6 (2.24%) Murex
9 4 (1.49%) SAP
9 4 (1.49%) Remedy
10 3 (1.12%) SmartStream
10 3 (1.12%) Cognizant
10 3 (1.12%) Trillium
10 3 (1.12%) Cognos
11 2 (0.75%) Perforce
11 2 (0.75%) VMware
11 2 (0.75%) Teradata
11 2 (0.75%) Business Objects
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £120000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago