The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 679 652 707
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +55
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 193 194 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.58% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 140 132 115
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,650 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,250 £105,000 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.88%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34684 33682 37041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.73% 33.10% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27746 27430 31577
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Reference Data
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -50 178 £72,500 -3.33% 18
South West -9 10 £70,000 +94.44% 4
East of England - 3 £35,000 - 1
South East -17 2 £35,000 -58.82%
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 225 (53.83%) Finance
2 205 (49.04%) Banking
3 161 (38.52%) Investment Banking
4 150 (35.89%) SQL
5 120 (28.71%) Data Management
6 112 (26.79%) Data Modelling
7 97 (23.21%) Equities
8 88 (21.05%) Business Analysis
9 73 (17.46%) Oracle
10 71 (16.99%) Data Warehouse
11 68 (16.27%) Bloomberg
11 68 (16.27%) Derivative
12 64 (15.31%) Risk Management
13 63 (15.07%) Back Office
14 57 (13.64%) Project Management
15 55 (13.16%) Front Office
16 53 (12.68%) Reuters
17 51 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
18 49 (11.72%) Fixed Income
19 48 (11.48%) Data Architecture
20 46 (11.00%) Java
21 45 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
21 45 (10.77%) Data Quality
22 44 (10.53%) Migration
23 43 (10.29%) UNIX
24 42 (10.05%) ETL
25 41 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
25 41 (9.81%) Workflow
26 40 (9.57%) Management Information System
26 40 (9.57%) Market Risk

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (3.11%) SAS
2 10 (2.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.96%) GemFire
3 4 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (0.72%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.78%) MS Office
3 11 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.67%) MS Project
5 6 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (4.31%) Markit EDM
2 10 (2.39%) Eagle PACE
2 10 (2.39%) SAP MDM
3 4 (0.96%) Eagle STAR
4 2 (0.48%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.48%) RMDS
5 1 (0.24%) PolarLake
5 1 (0.24%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.39%) Internet
2 6 (1.44%) Extranet
3 5 (1.20%) 4G
4 3 (0.72%) FTP
4 3 (0.72%) BGP
4 3 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.72%) Firewall
5 1 (0.24%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (16.99%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (8.13%) SQL Server
3 24 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.78%) Big Data
6 17 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (4.07%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.59%) Data Mining
8 12 (2.87%) IBM InfoSphere
8 12 (2.87%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.39%) DB2
10 9 (2.15%) Sybase IQ
10 9 (2.15%) NoSQL
10 9 (2.15%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (2.15%) Data Mart
10 9 (2.15%) Sybase ASE
11 8 (1.91%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.91%) OLAP
12 7 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.87%) Subversion
2 10 (2.39%) Toad
3 6 (1.44%) Ant
4 5 (1.20%) JIRA
5 4 (0.96%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (0.96%) ERwin
6 3 (0.72%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.72%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.24%) Maven
7 1 (0.24%) jMock
General
1 225 (53.83%) Finance
2 205 (49.04%) Banking
3 161 (38.52%) Investment Banking
4 63 (15.07%) Back Office
5 55 (13.16%) Front Office
6 39 (9.33%) Financial Institution
7 37 (8.85%) Legal
8 18 (4.31%) Retail
9 14 (3.35%) Marketing
10 13 (3.11%) Law
11 10 (2.39%) Multimedia
12 9 (2.15%) Telecoms
13 8 (1.91%) Corporate Banking
14 7 (1.67%) Publishing
15 6 (1.44%) Retail Banking
15 6 (1.44%) Advertising
16 2 (0.48%) International Banking
16 2 (0.48%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.24%) Games
17 1 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (39.00%) Analyst
2 128 (30.62%) Business Analyst
3 65 (15.55%) Architect
4 47 (11.24%) Developer
5 35 (8.37%) Project Manager
6 32 (7.66%) Enterprise Architect
7 30 (7.18%) Data Analyst
8 29 (6.94%) Consultant
9 28 (6.70%) Data Architect
10 24 (5.74%) Information Architect
11 23 (5.50%) Enterprise Information Architect
12 20 (4.78%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 20 (4.78%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (4.78%) Java Developer
13 19 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
14 13 (3.11%) IT Business Analyst
15 12 (2.87%) Financial Analyst
15 12 (2.87%) Data Manager
15 12 (2.87%) Senior Business Analyst
15 12 (2.87%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.18%) XML
2 14 (3.35%) Web Services
3 10 (2.39%) .NET
4 8 (1.91%) Spring
5 5 (1.20%) J2EE
6 3 (0.72%) Swing
6 3 (0.72%) JMS
6 3 (0.72%) Java RMI
6 3 (0.72%) EJB
6 3 (0.72%) JSP
6 3 (0.72%) Servlets
7 2 (0.48%) Ajax
7 2 (0.48%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.48%) Middleware
7 2 (0.48%) SOAP
7 2 (0.48%) ADO.NET
7 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.48%) COM+
8 1 (0.24%) HTML
8 1 (0.24%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 97 (23.21%) Equities
2 68 (16.27%) Derivative
3 49 (11.72%) Fixed Income
4 40 (9.57%) Management Information System
4 40 (9.57%) Market Risk
5 39 (9.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 33 (7.89%) Data Integration
7 28 (6.70%) Credit Risk
8 13 (3.11%) Statistics
8 13 (3.11%) SWIFT
9 10 (2.39%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.91%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (1.67%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.44%) Data Conversion
13 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.72%) Tandem
14 3 (0.72%) Replication
14 3 (0.72%) Physics
15 2 (0.48%) Informatics
15 2 (0.48%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.29%) UNIX
2 15 (3.59%) Linux
3 9 (2.15%) Windows
4 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (28.71%) Data Management
2 112 (26.79%) Data Modelling
3 88 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 64 (15.31%) Risk Management
5 57 (13.64%) Project Management
6 51 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (11.48%) Data Architecture
8 45 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 44 (10.53%) Migration
10 42 (10.05%) ETL
11 41 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 41 (9.81%) Workflow
12 39 (9.33%) Asset Management
12 39 (9.33%) Data Analysis
13 37 (8.85%) Information Management
14 36 (8.61%) Investment Management
15 35 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (7.89%) UML
17 32 (7.66%) Wealth Management
18 31 (7.42%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 150 (35.89%) SQL
2 46 (11.00%) Java
3 31 (7.42%) Perl
4 19 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 17 (4.07%) Python
6 15 (3.59%) T-SQL
7 12 (2.87%) Scala
8 9 (2.15%) RPG
8 9 (2.15%) C#
8 9 (2.15%) Ruby
9 8 (1.91%) SPARQL
9 8 (1.91%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.91%) VBA
10 5 (1.20%) C
10 5 (1.20%) VB
11 3 (0.72%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (9.09%) Degree
2 8 (1.91%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.48%) ISEB
5 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.24%) PMP
5 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.77%) Data Quality
2 38 (9.09%) MiFID
3 30 (7.18%) EMIR
4 29 (6.94%) Dodd-Frank
4 29 (6.94%) QA
5 28 (6.70%) FATCA
6 16 (3.83%) SLA
7 14 (3.35%) Basel III
8 12 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (1.20%) COREP
9 5 (1.20%) FINREP
10 4 (0.96%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.72%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.15%) Control-M
2 3 (0.72%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.48%) MOM
4 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (17.46%) Oracle
2 68 (16.27%) Bloomberg
3 53 (12.68%) Reuters
4 32 (7.66%) Informatica
5 29 (6.94%) IBM
6 27 (6.46%) GoldenSource
7 24 (5.74%) Microsoft
8 23 (5.50%) Sybase
9 17 (4.07%) TIBCO
10 16 (3.83%) Business Objects
11 12 (2.87%) Pega
11 12 (2.87%) Teradata
12 11 (2.63%) SAP
13 9 (2.15%) Charles River
13 9 (2.15%) ParAccel
14 7 (1.67%) SunGard
14 7 (1.67%) Cloudera
15 6 (1.44%) Vermilion
15 6 (1.44%) SimCorp
16 5 (1.20%) Unisys
London
Caspian One Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 30% Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £47000 - £65300 per annum + 3,300 London Allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago