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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 797 775 752
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -23
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 109 147 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.36% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 89 101 172
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £35,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £92,250
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £51,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- -26.78%
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
39393 40599 46045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.19% 40.74% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32507 32400 37198
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 94 £67,500 +8.00% 12
South East +8 8 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Yorkshire +3 3 £60,000 +73.91%
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
East of England +20 1 £27,500 -63.33%
South West +1 1 £57,500 -
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Reference Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 116 (66.29%) Finance
2 83 (47.43%) SQL
3 63 (36.00%) Data Management
4 50 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 49 (28.00%) Banking
6 45 (25.71%) Front Office
7 43 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (24.00%) Data Governance
9 41 (23.43%) Data Quality
9 41 (23.43%) Fixed Income
9 41 (23.43%) Data Analysis
10 38 (21.71%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (20.00%) Investment Banking
12 32 (18.29%) SQL Server
13 31 (17.71%) Project Management
14 28 (16.00%) Derivative
15 27 (15.43%) Data Modelling
16 26 (14.86%) Back Office
16 26 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (14.29%) Analytics
18 24 (13.71%) Management Information System
19 23 (13.14%) Bloomberg
20 22 (12.57%) Fund Management
20 22 (12.57%) Equities
21 21 (12.00%) Oracle
22 20 (11.43%) SDLC
23 18 (10.29%) Retail
23 18 (10.29%) Business Analysis
24 17 (9.71%) Unix
25 16 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.29%) CMS
2 3 (1.71%) Apache
3 2 (1.14%) Node.js
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.57%) IIS
4 1 (0.57%) JBoss
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 7 (4.00%) MS Office
4 5 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Markit EDM
2 5 (2.86%) Eagle PACE
3 3 (1.71%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (1.14%) MoSes
5 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.57%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.57%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.57%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.57%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) GitHub
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.14%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.86%) Multicast
3 4 (2.29%) Internet
3 4 (2.29%) X.509
4 1 (0.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.57%) VPN
4 1 (0.57%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.71%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (18.29%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.43%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (6.86%) Big Data
5 10 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.57%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.00%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.29%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.71%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (1.71%) Redis
10 2 (1.14%) DataStage
10 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.14%) RavenDB
10 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.14%) JIRA
2 6 (3.43%) NUnit
3 4 (2.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.29%) Phabricator
4 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.71%) TestNG
4 3 (1.71%) Toad
5 1 (0.57%) ERwin
5 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.57%) JUnit
5 1 (0.57%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 116 (66.29%) Finance
2 49 (28.00%) Banking
3 45 (25.71%) Front Office
4 35 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 26 (14.86%) Back Office
6 18 (10.29%) Retail
7 8 (4.57%) Financial Institution
7 8 (4.57%) International Banking
8 7 (4.00%) Legal
9 5 (2.86%) Billing
10 4 (2.29%) Law
10 4 (2.29%) Multimedia
10 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (45.71%) Analyst
2 45 (25.71%) Data Analyst
3 43 (24.57%) Business Analyst
4 29 (16.57%) Developer
5 28 (16.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 22 (12.57%) Data Manager
7 17 (9.71%) Market Data Manager
8 14 (8.00%) Vendor Manager
9 12 (6.86%) Banking Analyst
10 11 (6.29%) Project Manager
10 11 (6.29%) Regulatory Business Analyst
11 10 (5.71%) Asset Management Analyst
11 10 (5.71%) Asset Management Business Analyst
12 9 (5.14%) Business Data Analyst
12 9 (5.14%) Java Developer
12 9 (5.14%) Reference Data Business Analyst
12 9 (5.14%) Report Analyst
12 9 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (4.57%) Business IT Analyst
13 8 (4.57%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.86%) XML
2 7 (4.00%) .NET
2 7 (4.00%) Web Services
3 6 (3.43%) J2EE
4 5 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 5 (2.86%) JSON
4 5 (2.86%) Middleware
5 4 (2.29%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (2.29%) Spring
6 3 (1.71%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.71%) JDBC
6 3 (1.71%) MSMQ
6 3 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (1.71%) SOAP
7 2 (1.14%) EJB
7 2 (1.14%) J2SE
7 2 (1.14%) JavaBeans
7 2 (1.14%) JMS
7 2 (1.14%) RESTful
7 2 (1.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.43%) Fixed Income
2 28 (16.00%) Derivative
3 26 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (13.71%) Management Information System
5 22 (12.57%) Equities
6 11 (6.29%) Equity Derivative
7 10 (5.71%) OTC Derivatives
8 7 (4.00%) Algorithms
8 7 (4.00%) Data Structures
8 7 (4.00%) Hedge funds
8 7 (4.00%) Reinsurance
9 6 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (3.43%) Pricing Data
10 4 (2.29%) Credit Risk
10 4 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.29%) PKI
11 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.71%) Data Conversion
11 3 (1.71%) Fintech
11 3 (1.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.71%) Unix
2 9 (5.14%) Linux
3 6 (3.43%) Windows
4 1 (0.57%) Solaris
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.00%) Data Management
2 50 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 43 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (24.00%) Data Governance
5 41 (23.43%) Data Analysis
6 31 (17.71%) Project Management
7 27 (15.43%) Data Modelling
8 25 (14.29%) Analytics
9 22 (12.57%) Fund Management
10 20 (11.43%) SDLC
11 18 (10.29%) Business Analysis
12 16 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (8.00%) Portfolio Management
15 13 (7.43%) Validation
16 12 (6.86%) Project Governance
16 12 (6.86%) Workflow
17 11 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (6.29%) Waterfall
18 10 (5.71%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (47.43%) SQL
2 15 (8.57%) PL/SQL
3 14 (8.00%) Java
4 13 (7.43%) C#
5 8 (4.57%) C++
5 8 (4.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.57%) Python
5 8 (4.57%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.00%) Perl
7 3 (1.71%) Haskell
7 3 (1.71%) Kotlin
7 3 (1.71%) Scala
7 3 (1.71%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.71%) VB
8 1 (0.57%) PHP
8 1 (0.57%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.57%) VB6
8 1 (0.57%) VBA
8 1 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (6.86%) Degree
2 4 (2.29%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.71%) PMP
3 3 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.57%) CISA
4 1 (0.57%) CISM
4 1 (0.57%) CISSP
4 1 (0.57%) CRISC
4 1 (0.57%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (23.43%) Data Quality
2 10 (5.71%) Dodd-Frank
2 10 (5.71%) EMIR
3 9 (5.14%) FATCA
3 9 (5.14%) QA
4 8 (4.57%) Basel III
5 6 (3.43%) COREP
5 6 (3.43%) CRD IV
5 6 (3.43%) FINREP
5 6 (3.43%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 23 (13.14%) Bloomberg
2 21 (12.00%) Oracle
3 12 (6.86%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.29%) Charles River
5 7 (4.00%) Reuters
6 5 (2.86%) SunGard
6 5 (2.86%) Sybase
7 4 (2.29%) Coverity
7 4 (2.29%) GoldenSource
7 4 (2.29%) HP
7 4 (2.29%) SAP
8 3 (1.71%) Tableau
9 2 (1.14%) Casewise
9 2 (1.14%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.14%) Cognos
9 2 (1.14%) Informatica
9 2 (1.14%) Pega
9 2 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.57%) Citrix
10 1 (0.57%) Teradata
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + competitive bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago