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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 517 523 509
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 93 134 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.63% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 77 115 118
Median salary £75,000 £62,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £91,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
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
17235 21333 20772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.40% 48.55% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14671 17583 16694
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
City of London +18 29 £80,000 +28.00% 5
Croydon - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £70,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 London region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 103 (56.28%) Finance
2 77 (42.08%) SQL
3 58 (31.69%) Banking
4 45 (24.59%) Data Management
5 43 (23.50%) Fixed Income
6 42 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (22.40%) Java
8 40 (21.86%) Data Modelling
9 39 (21.31%) SQL Server
10 38 (20.77%) Derivative
11 36 (19.67%) Data Quality
12 35 (19.13%) Front Office
13 31 (16.94%) C#
13 31 (16.94%) Equities
13 31 (16.94%) Data Governance
14 30 (16.39%) Data Analysis
15 29 (15.85%) Business Analysis
16 28 (15.30%) Project Management
16 28 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
17 27 (14.75%) Investment Banking
18 25 (13.66%) Asset Management
18 25 (13.66%) AngularJS
19 23 (12.57%) Investment Management
20 21 (11.48%) Analytics
20 21 (11.48%) Degree
21 20 (10.93%) Bloomberg
21 20 (10.93%) SDLC
22 19 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
22 19 (10.38%) Sybase

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (3.28%) Jetty
2 4 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.64%) Apache
3 3 (1.64%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.09%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.09%) Documentum
4 2 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.09%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.09%) SAS
5 1 (0.55%) Confluence
5 1 (0.55%) JBoss
5 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.28%) MS Office
3 5 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.09%) Mathematica
4 2 (1.09%) SPSS
5 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.64%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (1.09%) FastStats
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.55%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.83%) GitHub
2 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) Multicast
1 7 (3.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.92%) Big Data
4 8 (4.37%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (4.37%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.83%) MySQL
5 7 (3.83%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.83%) QlikView
6 5 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.19%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.64%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.64%) HBase
8 3 (1.64%) Impala
8 3 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.64%) Power BI
8 3 (1.64%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (5.46%) JIRA
2 6 (3.28%) ERwin
2 6 (3.28%) NUnit
3 5 (2.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.73%) Maven
4 4 (2.19%) Subversion
5 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.64%) TestNG
5 3 (1.64%) Toad
6 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.09%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.55%) JUnit
7 1 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
General
1 103 (56.28%) Finance
2 58 (31.69%) Banking
3 35 (19.13%) Front Office
4 27 (14.75%) Investment Banking
5 18 (9.84%) Back Office
6 15 (8.20%) Retail
7 14 (7.65%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.64%) Legal
8 3 (1.64%) Marketing
9 2 (1.09%) Publishing
10 1 (0.55%) International Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (41.53%) Analyst
2 49 (26.78%) Developer
3 47 (25.68%) Business Analyst
4 39 (21.31%) Data Analyst
5 31 (16.94%) Data Business Analyst
6 26 (14.21%) Java Developer
7 16 (8.74%) Architect
7 16 (8.74%) Market Data Analyst
8 15 (8.20%) Data Manager
9 14 (7.65%) Asset Management Analyst
10 13 (7.10%) Asset Management Business Analyst
10 13 (7.10%) Market Data Manager
10 13 (7.10%) Project Manager
10 13 (7.10%) Reference Data Business Analyst
10 13 (7.10%) SQL Developer
11 12 (6.56%) Reference Data Analyst
11 12 (6.56%) Senior Developer
12 11 (6.01%) Market Data Business Analyst
12 11 (6.01%) Market Data Developer
12 11 (6.01%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.66%) AngularJS
2 16 (8.74%) Apache Camel
3 12 (6.56%) REST
4 11 (6.01%) HTML
4 11 (6.01%) Spring
5 9 (4.92%) CSS
5 9 (4.92%) Hibernate
6 7 (3.83%) XML
7 6 (3.28%) .NET
7 6 (3.28%) Apache CXF
7 6 (3.28%) Guava
7 6 (3.28%) Guice
7 6 (3.28%) JPA
7 6 (3.28%) Web Services
8 5 (2.73%) JSON
9 4 (2.19%) HTML5
9 4 (2.19%) J2EE
10 3 (1.64%) Akka
10 3 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (23.50%) Fixed Income
2 38 (20.77%) Derivative
3 31 (16.94%) Equities
4 28 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (9.29%) Equity Derivative
6 15 (8.20%) Hedge funds
7 14 (7.65%) Computer Science
7 14 (7.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (7.10%) Credit Risk
9 12 (6.56%) Management Information System
10 10 (5.46%) Market Risk
11 9 (4.92%) Data Integration
12 8 (4.37%) Data Structures
12 8 (4.37%) Visualisation
13 7 (3.83%) Mainframe
13 7 (3.83%) OTC Derivatives
13 7 (3.83%) Pricing Data
14 6 (3.28%) Algorithms
15 3 (1.64%) Statistics
16 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.37%) Linux
1 8 (4.37%) Unix
2 1 (0.55%) Solaris
2 1 (0.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.59%) Data Management
2 42 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (21.86%) Data Modelling
4 31 (16.94%) Data Governance
5 30 (16.39%) Data Analysis
6 29 (15.85%) Business Analysis
7 28 (15.30%) Project Management
8 25 (13.66%) Asset Management
9 23 (12.57%) Investment Management
10 21 (11.48%) Analytics
11 20 (10.93%) SDLC
12 19 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (8.74%) Risk Management
13 16 (8.74%) Validation
13 16 (8.74%) Workflow
14 15 (8.20%) Data Architecture
14 15 (8.20%) Project Governance
15 14 (7.65%) Quality Management
15 14 (7.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (7.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 77 (42.08%) SQL
2 41 (22.40%) Java
3 31 (16.94%) C#
4 17 (9.29%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.65%) Python
6 12 (6.56%) C++
7 7 (3.83%) Scala
7 7 (3.83%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.28%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.73%) VBA
10 4 (2.19%) VB
10 4 (2.19%) VB6
11 3 (1.64%) Haskell
12 2 (1.09%) Clojure
12 2 (1.09%) F#
12 2 (1.09%) PHP
12 2 (1.09%) Prolog
12 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.55%) C
13 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (11.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.55%) CISA
2 1 (0.55%) CISM
2 1 (0.55%) CISSP
2 1 (0.55%) CRISC
2 1 (0.55%) ISEB
2 1 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (0.55%) PhD
2 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (19.67%) Data Quality
2 12 (6.56%) Basel III
2 12 (6.56%) Dodd-Frank
2 12 (6.56%) MiFID
3 10 (5.46%) QA
4 9 (4.92%) EMIR
5 7 (3.83%) COREP
5 7 (3.83%) CRD IV
5 7 (3.83%) FINREP
6 6 (3.28%) SLA
7 1 (0.55%) FATCA
7 1 (0.55%) ISO15022
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (1.09%) GridGain
2 1 (0.55%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.55%) Oozie
Vendors
1 20 (10.93%) Bloomberg
2 19 (10.38%) Sybase
3 17 (9.29%) Charles River
3 17 (9.29%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.56%) Oracle
5 8 (4.37%) GoldenSource
6 7 (3.83%) Reuters
7 5 (2.73%) Informatica
8 4 (2.19%) Tableau
9 3 (1.64%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.64%) Teradata
10 2 (1.09%) Adobe
10 2 (1.09%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.09%) Cognos
10 2 (1.09%) Google
10 2 (1.09%) OpenText
10 2 (1.09%) Pega
10 2 (1.09%) Qubit
10 2 (1.09%) Talend
10 2 (1.09%) Trillium
City, London
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: c£75,000 + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 23 days ago