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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 451 411 497
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +86
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 179 204 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 1.14% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 134 143 108
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £41,000 £49,550
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £105,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -15.29%
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
17006 17839 20304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.24% 39.88% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13891 14525 17456
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 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
City of London +12 65 £72,500 - 8
Docklands, London - 2 £90,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 200 (55.10%) Finance
2 197 (54.27%) Banking
3 157 (43.25%) Investment Banking
4 149 (41.05%) SQL
5 103 (28.37%) Equities
6 87 (23.97%) Data Management
7 76 (20.94%) Business Analysis
8 75 (20.66%) Data Modelling
9 70 (19.28%) Derivative
10 61 (16.80%) Bloomberg
11 59 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
11 59 (16.25%) Risk Management
12 56 (15.43%) Oracle
13 55 (15.15%) Project Management
13 55 (15.15%) Front Office
14 54 (14.88%) Java
15 51 (14.05%) Back Office
16 49 (13.50%) Fixed Income
17 47 (12.95%) Reuters
18 45 (12.40%) UNIX
19 44 (12.12%) Financial Institution
20 43 (11.85%) Migration
20 43 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
21 41 (11.29%) Workflow
21 41 (11.29%) Market Risk
22 37 (10.19%) Data Architecture
22 37 (10.19%) Perl
23 36 (9.92%) User Acceptance Testing
24 34 (9.37%) Legal
25 33 (9.09%) Degree

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 14 (3.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.10%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (1.10%) GemFire
3 3 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.55%) Apache
5 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.28%) SAS
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (6.06%) MS Office
2 20 (5.51%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.10%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (4.41%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.83%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.55%) Eagle STAR
3 2 (0.55%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.75%) Internet
2 6 (1.65%) Extranet
3 2 (0.55%) AMQP
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) BGP
4 1 (0.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (7.16%) SQL Server
3 23 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (5.23%) Big Data
6 16 (4.41%) Data Mining
7 13 (3.58%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.31%) OLAP
8 12 (3.31%) Hadoop
9 11 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
9 11 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 11 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (3.03%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.48%) Sybase ASE
10 9 (2.48%) Sybase IQ
11 8 (2.20%) Data Mart
11 8 (2.20%) QlikView
12 6 (1.65%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.38%) DB2
14 4 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.31%) Subversion
2 11 (3.03%) Toad
3 6 (1.65%) Ant
4 5 (1.38%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.10%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (1.10%) ERwin
6 3 (0.83%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.83%) JIRA
6 3 (0.83%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (0.55%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.28%) jMock
8 1 (0.28%) Maven
8 1 (0.28%) JUnit
8 1 (0.28%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.28%) XMLSpy
General
1 200 (55.10%) Finance
2 197 (54.27%) Banking
3 157 (43.25%) Investment Banking
4 55 (15.15%) Front Office
5 51 (14.05%) Back Office
6 44 (12.12%) Financial Institution
7 34 (9.37%) Legal
8 16 (4.41%) Retail
9 13 (3.58%) Law
10 10 (2.75%) Multimedia
11 9 (2.48%) Marketing
12 8 (2.20%) Corporate Banking
12 8 (2.20%) Publishing
13 6 (1.65%) Advertising
13 6 (1.65%) Retail Banking
14 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.55%) International Banking
15 2 (0.55%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (38.84%) Analyst
2 115 (31.68%) Business Analyst
3 58 (15.98%) Developer
4 32 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 31 (8.54%) Data Analyst
6 30 (8.26%) Architect
7 28 (7.71%) Consultant
8 24 (6.61%) Java Developer
9 21 (5.79%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 19 (5.23%) Banking Business Analyst
10 19 (5.23%) Data Architect
11 16 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (3.86%) Lead Business Analyst
12 14 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 12 (3.31%) Data Manager
14 11 (3.03%) ETL Developer
14 11 (3.03%) Scala Developer
15 10 (2.75%) Senior Business Analyst
16 9 (2.48%) Project Leader
16 9 (2.48%) Reference Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.82%) XML
2 12 (3.31%) .NET
3 11 (3.03%) Spring
4 9 (2.48%) Web Services
5 6 (1.65%) JMS
6 5 (1.38%) J2EE
7 4 (1.10%) Middleware
8 3 (0.83%) Swing
8 3 (0.83%) Java RMI
8 3 (0.83%) EJB
8 3 (0.83%) JSP
8 3 (0.83%) Servlets
9 2 (0.55%) XSLT
9 2 (0.55%) JAXB
9 2 (0.55%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.55%) Spring Batch
10 1 (0.28%) JFC
10 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.28%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 103 (28.37%) Equities
2 70 (19.28%) Derivative
3 49 (13.50%) Fixed Income
4 41 (11.29%) Market Risk
5 32 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 31 (8.54%) Credit Risk
7 14 (3.86%) Statistics
8 11 (3.03%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.75%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.48%) Visualisation
11 8 (2.20%) SWIFT
12 6 (1.65%) Data Conversion
12 6 (1.65%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.10%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.83%) Replication
14 3 (0.83%) Tandem
14 3 (0.83%) Physics
15 2 (0.55%) Informatics
15 2 (0.55%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.40%) UNIX
2 15 (4.13%) Linux
3 12 (3.31%) Windows
4 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (23.97%) Data Management
2 76 (20.94%) Business Analysis
3 75 (20.66%) Data Modelling
4 59 (16.25%) Risk Management
5 55 (15.15%) Project Management
6 43 (11.85%) Migration
6 43 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (11.29%) Workflow
8 37 (10.19%) Data Architecture
9 36 (9.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (8.54%) ETL
12 26 (7.16%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (7.16%) Asset Management
13 24 (6.61%) Change Management
14 23 (6.34%) Wealth Management
14 23 (6.34%) Investment Management
14 23 (6.34%) Analytics
15 21 (5.79%) Data Analysis
16 19 (5.23%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 149 (41.05%) SQL
2 54 (14.88%) Java
3 37 (10.19%) Perl
4 18 (4.96%) PL/SQL
4 18 (4.96%) Python
5 17 (4.68%) T-SQL
6 15 (4.13%) Scala
7 12 (3.31%) Shell Script
8 11 (3.03%) Ruby
9 10 (2.75%) C#
10 9 (2.48%) RPG
10 9 (2.48%) VBA
11 8 (2.20%) SPARQL
12 7 (1.93%) C
13 3 (0.83%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.55%) C++
14 2 (0.55%) PHP
14 2 (0.55%) VB
15 1 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (9.09%) Degree
2 8 (2.20%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.99%) MiFID
2 25 (6.89%) EMIR
2 25 (6.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 23 (6.34%) FATCA
4 20 (5.51%) QA
5 18 (4.96%) Data Quality
6 15 (4.13%) SLA
7 8 (2.20%) Basel III
8 6 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.83%) Basel II
10 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.48%) Control-M
2 4 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.83%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 61 (16.80%) Bloomberg
2 56 (15.43%) Oracle
3 47 (12.95%) Reuters
4 28 (7.71%) Informatica
5 22 (6.06%) GoldenSource
6 20 (5.51%) Sybase
7 18 (4.96%) TIBCO
8 13 (3.58%) Business Objects
9 12 (3.31%) Pega
10 10 (2.75%) IBM
11 9 (2.48%) SunGard
11 9 (2.48%) ParAccel
12 8 (2.20%) Cloudera
13 7 (1.93%) FactSet
13 7 (1.93%) BI-SAM
13 7 (1.93%) Advent
13 7 (1.93%) SimCorp
13 7 (1.93%) StatPro
13 7 (1.93%) Charles River
14 5 (1.38%) Microsoft
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 30% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Bank of America
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £35-40,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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London
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Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
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