The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 495 488 442
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -46
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 142 179 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.83% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 102 127 121
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,500 £98,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +55.55%
Reference Data
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20306 21687 20640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.91% 45.05% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16501 17623 16754
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reference Data across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in London

Reference Data
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Reference Data across the London region.

Reference Data Salary Trend in London

Reference Data
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reference Data across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Reference Data Salary Histogram in London

Reference Data
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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
City of London +4 45 £62,500 -12.58% 8
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 181 (61.99%) Banking
2 158 (54.11%) Finance
3 94 (32.19%) SQL
4 88 (30.14%) Investment Banking
5 83 (28.42%) Data Modelling
6 81 (27.74%) Data Management
7 59 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (18.84%) Business Analysis
9 52 (17.81%) Waterfall
10 43 (14.73%) Java
11 39 (13.36%) Data Analysis
11 39 (13.36%) Retail
11 39 (13.36%) Migration
12 37 (12.67%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (12.33%) Project Management
14 35 (11.99%) SQL Server
15 33 (11.30%) Logical Data Model
16 32 (10.96%) SDLC
16 32 (10.96%) Web Services
17 31 (10.62%) Oracle
18 30 (10.27%) XML
18 30 (10.27%) Risk Management
18 30 (10.27%) Front Office
18 30 (10.27%) Data Structures
18 30 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (9.93%) Software Delivery
19 29 (9.93%) Data Governance
20 28 (9.59%) ETL
21 27 (9.25%) Quality Management
21 27 (9.25%) Spring

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (2.05%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (1.71%) Apache
3 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.03%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) CMS
5 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.34%) IIS
5 1 (0.34%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (4.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (4.45%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.08%) MS Excel
4 6 (2.05%) PowerPivot
5 3 (1.03%) MS Office
6 2 (0.68%) MS Project
6 2 (0.68%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.03%) Beauchamp
3 1 (0.34%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.16%) DSL
2 3 (1.03%) Extranet
3 1 (0.34%) X.509
3 1 (0.34%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.34%) FTP
3 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.99%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.90%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (7.19%) Relational Database
4 17 (5.82%) Big Data
5 14 (4.79%) DB2
6 8 (2.74%) DataStage
7 7 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.05%) QualityStage
8 6 (2.05%) Data Mining
8 6 (2.05%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.71%) OLAP
10 4 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.37%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 25 (8.56%) Eclipse
1 25 (8.56%) Maven
1 25 (8.56%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.05%) Toad
3 4 (1.37%) PowerDesigner
4 3 (1.03%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.68%) JUnit
6 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.34%) JIRA
6 1 (0.34%) jMock
6 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.34%) ERwin
6 1 (0.34%) MSI
6 1 (0.34%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.34%) NUnit
6 1 (0.34%) CruiseControl
General
1 181 (61.99%) Banking
2 158 (54.11%) Finance
3 88 (30.14%) Investment Banking
4 39 (13.36%) Retail
5 30 (10.27%) Front Office
6 19 (6.51%) Back Office
7 15 (5.14%) Legal
8 10 (3.42%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.37%) Publishing
9 4 (1.37%) French Language
10 3 (1.03%) Marketing
10 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.68%) Law
11 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (46.58%) Analyst
2 88 (30.14%) Business Analyst
3 73 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 32 (10.96%) Developer
5 29 (9.93%) Architect
6 26 (8.90%) Business Data Analyst
7 22 (7.53%) Banking Business Analyst
8 19 (6.51%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 18 (6.16%) Data Business Analyst
9 18 (6.16%) Consultant
10 17 (5.82%) Project Manager
10 17 (5.82%) Reference Data Business Analyst
11 16 (5.48%) Support Analyst
12 15 (5.14%) Data Architect
13 14 (4.79%) Junior
14 10 (3.42%) Applications Specialist
14 10 (3.42%) Report Analyst
14 10 (3.42%) Technical Specialist
14 10 (3.42%) Risk Analyst
14 10 (3.42%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.96%) Web Services
2 30 (10.27%) XML
3 27 (9.25%) Spring
4 25 (8.56%) Hibernate
5 21 (7.19%) .NET
6 10 (3.42%) WCF
6 10 (3.42%) WPF
7 9 (3.08%) Reactive Extensions
8 7 (2.40%) ASP.NET
9 6 (2.05%) XSLT
9 6 (2.05%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (2.05%) FIXML
9 6 (2.05%) FpML
10 5 (1.71%) JRules
10 5 (1.71%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (1.71%) Middleware
10 5 (1.71%) XSD
11 4 (1.37%) XML Schema
11 4 (1.37%) SOAP
12 3 (1.03%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
1 30 (10.27%) Data Structures
2 22 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 21 (7.19%) Fixed Income
3 21 (7.19%) Derivative
4 20 (6.85%) Credit Risk
5 18 (6.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (5.14%) Equities
7 14 (4.79%) Market Risk
7 14 (4.79%) Hedge funds
8 12 (4.11%) Computer Science
9 11 (3.77%) Data Integration
10 6 (2.05%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.03%) ASIC
12 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.68%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.68%) iPhone
12 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.34%) iSeries
13 1 (0.34%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.88%) UNIX
2 14 (4.79%) Windows
3 9 (3.08%) Linux
4 5 (1.71%) zOS
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.34%) VMS
5 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (28.42%) Data Modelling
2 81 (27.74%) Data Management
3 59 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (18.84%) Business Analysis
5 52 (17.81%) Waterfall
6 39 (13.36%) Data Analysis
6 39 (13.36%) Migration
7 37 (12.67%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (12.33%) Project Management
9 33 (11.30%) Logical Data Model
10 32 (10.96%) SDLC
11 30 (10.27%) Risk Management
12 29 (9.93%) Software Delivery
12 29 (9.93%) Data Governance
13 28 (9.59%) ETL
14 27 (9.25%) Quality Management
15 22 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (6.51%) Data Architecture
17 18 (6.16%) Analytics
17 18 (6.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 94 (32.19%) SQL
2 43 (14.73%) Java
3 17 (5.82%) C#
4 14 (4.79%) Perl
5 11 (3.77%) Python
6 10 (3.42%) PL/SQL
7 8 (2.74%) C++
7 8 (2.74%) C
8 5 (1.71%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.37%) Scala
10 3 (1.03%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.03%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.34%) COBOL
11 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (6.51%) Degree
2 4 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.03%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.68%) PMP
5 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.34%) MCSA
5 1 (0.34%) CCNP
5 1 (0.34%) CCNA
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.34%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.19%) Data Quality
2 12 (4.11%) MiFID
3 10 (3.42%) SLA
4 8 (2.74%) EMIR
5 6 (2.05%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (1.37%) FATCA
7 3 (1.03%) QA
8 1 (0.34%) Basel III
8 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.34%) CRD IV
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.34%) Xen
2 1 (0.34%) XenApp
2 1 (0.34%) XenServer
2 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.34%) Control-M
2 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (10.62%) Oracle
2 21 (7.19%) GoldenSource
3 18 (6.16%) IBM
4 16 (5.48%) Microsoft
5 14 (4.79%) Sybase
6 12 (4.11%) Bloomberg
7 8 (2.74%) Reuters
8 7 (2.40%) Informatica
9 6 (2.05%) Murex
10 4 (1.37%) HP
10 4 (1.37%) Tableau
11 3 (1.03%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.68%) VMware
12 2 (0.68%) Remedy
12 2 (0.68%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.68%) SAP
12 2 (0.68%) Cognos
13 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft
13 1 (0.34%) SunGard
13 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
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Salary: competitive
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