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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 677 635 717
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +82
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 194 220 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.65% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 144 151 118
Average salary £73,750 £75,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,825 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £105,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
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
34164 34017 37205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.23% 33.45% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27033 27659 31648
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £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 August 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 22 August 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 -26 187 £75,000 - 21
South West -18 4 £70,000 +94.44% 1
East of England - 2 £31,250 - 3
South East -24 1 £35,000 -57.57% 2
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 226 (54.72%) Finance
2 206 (49.88%) Banking
3 164 (39.71%) Investment Banking
4 157 (38.01%) SQL
5 118 (28.57%) Data Management
6 105 (25.42%) Equities
7 102 (24.70%) Data Modelling
8 85 (20.58%) Business Analysis
9 76 (18.40%) Data Warehouse
10 74 (17.92%) Oracle
11 72 (17.43%) Derivative
12 61 (14.77%) Bloomberg
13 60 (14.53%) Project Management
14 59 (14.29%) Risk Management
15 56 (13.56%) Front Office
16 53 (12.83%) Java
17 52 (12.59%) Back Office
18 50 (12.11%) Fixed Income
19 49 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
20 47 (11.38%) Reuters
21 46 (11.14%) ETL
22 45 (10.90%) Migration
22 45 (10.90%) Stakeholder Management
23 44 (10.65%) Financial Institution
23 44 (10.65%) UNIX
24 43 (10.41%) Workflow
24 43 (10.41%) User Acceptance Testing
24 43 (10.41%) Data Quality
25 42 (10.17%) Degree
26 41 (9.93%) Market Risk

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.94%) SAS
3 4 (0.97%) GemFire
3 4 (0.97%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (7.99%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.33%) MS Office
3 9 (2.18%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.97%) MS Project
5 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (4.12%) Markit EDM
2 10 (2.42%) SAP MDM
3 7 (1.69%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.48%) Eagle STAR
4 2 (0.48%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.42%) Internet
2 6 (1.45%) Extranet
3 2 (0.48%) AMQP
3 2 (0.48%) FTP
4 1 (0.24%) Intranet
4 1 (0.24%) BGP
4 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (18.40%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (9.20%) SQL Server
3 26 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (5.33%) Big Data
5 21 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 18 (4.36%) Hadoop
7 16 (3.87%) Data Mining
8 11 (2.66%) OLAP
8 11 (2.66%) IBM InfoSphere
8 11 (2.66%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.42%) Oracle OLAP
9 10 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (2.42%) DB2
10 9 (2.18%) Sybase IQ
10 9 (2.18%) Sybase ASE
10 9 (2.18%) Data Mart
10 9 (2.18%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (2.91%) Subversion
2 11 (2.66%) Toad
3 6 (1.45%) Ant
4 5 (1.21%) ClearCase
5 4 (0.97%) JIRA
5 4 (0.97%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (0.97%) ERwin
6 3 (0.73%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (0.73%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.24%) XMLSpy
8 1 (0.24%) JUnit
8 1 (0.24%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.24%) jMock
8 1 (0.24%) Maven
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 226 (54.72%) Finance
2 206 (49.88%) Banking
3 164 (39.71%) Investment Banking
4 56 (13.56%) Front Office
5 52 (12.59%) Back Office
6 44 (10.65%) Financial Institution
7 33 (7.99%) Legal
8 18 (4.36%) Retail
9 14 (3.39%) Marketing
10 13 (3.15%) Law
11 10 (2.42%) Multimedia
12 8 (1.94%) Corporate Banking
12 8 (1.94%) Publishing
13 6 (1.45%) Retail Banking
13 6 (1.45%) Advertising
14 4 (0.97%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.48%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.48%) International Banking
16 1 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (37.77%) Analyst
2 126 (30.51%) Business Analyst
3 61 (14.77%) Architect
4 59 (14.29%) Developer
5 35 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 32 (7.75%) Data Analyst
7 29 (7.02%) Enterprise Architect
8 28 (6.78%) Consultant
9 25 (6.05%) Information Architect
10 24 (5.81%) Java Developer
10 24 (5.81%) Enterprise Information Architect
11 23 (5.57%) Data Architect
12 21 (5.08%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
13 19 (4.60%) Banking Business Analyst
14 18 (4.36%) Senior Analyst
15 14 (3.39%) Lead Business Analyst
16 13 (3.15%) Data Manager
16 13 (3.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 12 (2.91%) IT Business Analyst
18 11 (2.66%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (8.72%) XML
2 13 (3.15%) Web Services
2 13 (3.15%) .NET
3 11 (2.66%) Spring
4 6 (1.45%) JMS
5 5 (1.21%) J2EE
6 4 (0.97%) Middleware
7 3 (0.73%) Swing
7 3 (0.73%) Java RMI
7 3 (0.73%) EJB
7 3 (0.73%) JSP
7 3 (0.73%) Servlets
8 2 (0.48%) Spring Batch
8 2 (0.48%) Ajax
8 2 (0.48%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.48%) SOAP
8 2 (0.48%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.48%) COM+
8 2 (0.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 105 (25.42%) Equities
2 72 (17.43%) Derivative
3 50 (12.11%) Fixed Income
4 41 (9.93%) Market Risk
5 36 (8.72%) Management Information System
6 34 (8.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 31 (7.51%) Credit Risk
8 29 (7.02%) Data Integration
9 14 (3.39%) Statistics
10 10 (2.42%) SWIFT
10 10 (2.42%) Computer Science
11 9 (2.18%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (1.45%) Data Conversion
13 4 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.73%) Replication
14 3 (0.73%) Tandem
14 3 (0.73%) Physics
15 2 (0.48%) Open Source
15 2 (0.48%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.65%) UNIX
2 15 (3.63%) Linux
3 12 (2.91%) Windows
4 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (28.57%) Data Management
2 102 (24.70%) Data Modelling
3 85 (20.58%) Business Analysis
4 60 (14.53%) Project Management
5 59 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 49 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
7 46 (11.14%) ETL
8 45 (10.90%) Migration
8 45 (10.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (10.41%) Workflow
9 43 (10.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 39 (9.44%) Data Architecture
11 37 (8.96%) Information Management
12 36 (8.72%) Data Analysis
13 34 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (7.75%) UML
15 31 (7.51%) Asset Management
16 28 (6.78%) Investment Management
17 27 (6.54%) Use Case
17 27 (6.54%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (38.01%) SQL
2 53 (12.83%) Java
3 36 (8.72%) Perl
4 19 (4.60%) T-SQL
5 18 (4.36%) PL/SQL
5 18 (4.36%) Python
6 15 (3.63%) Scala
7 12 (2.91%) C#
8 11 (2.66%) Shell Script
8 11 (2.66%) Ruby
9 9 (2.18%) RPG
9 9 (2.18%) VBA
10 8 (1.94%) SPARQL
11 7 (1.69%) C
12 4 (0.97%) VB
13 3 (0.73%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.48%) C++
14 2 (0.48%) PHP
14 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 42 (10.17%) Degree
2 8 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.41%) Data Quality
2 30 (7.26%) MiFID
3 29 (7.02%) QA
4 27 (6.54%) Dodd-Frank
5 25 (6.05%) EMIR
5 25 (6.05%) FATCA
6 14 (3.39%) SLA
7 9 (2.18%) Basel III
8 7 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (1.21%) COREP
9 5 (1.21%) FINREP
10 3 (0.73%) Basel II
11 2 (0.48%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.18%) Control-M
2 4 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.73%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.48%) MOM
Vendors
1 74 (17.92%) Oracle
2 61 (14.77%) Bloomberg
3 47 (11.38%) Reuters
4 32 (7.75%) Informatica
5 30 (7.26%) IBM
6 22 (5.33%) GoldenSource
7 21 (5.08%) Microsoft
8 20 (4.84%) Sybase
9 19 (4.60%) TIBCO
10 15 (3.63%) Business Objects
11 12 (2.91%) Pega
11 12 (2.91%) Teradata
11 12 (2.91%) SAP
12 9 (2.18%) SunGard
12 9 (2.18%) ParAccel
13 8 (1.94%) Cloudera
14 7 (1.69%) StatPro
14 7 (1.69%) Charles River
14 7 (1.69%) Advent
14 7 (1.69%) SimCorp
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £35-40k + £10k Bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
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Salary: £35-40,000 + £10k Bonus
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London, London, United Kingdom
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Salary: £35-40,000 + £10k Bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
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