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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 489 480 509
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 140 184 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.81% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 97 131 57
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £71,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £95,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £70,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year
-32.14% -15.15%
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
19692 22683 19770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.87% 46.31% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15996 18558 16134
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +59 56 £52,500 -16.00% 6
Canary Wharf - 1 £65,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 131 (51.98%) Banking
2 128 (50.79%) Finance
3 85 (33.73%) SQL
4 78 (30.95%) Data Modelling
5 71 (28.17%) Investment Banking
6 62 (24.60%) Data Management
7 44 (17.46%) Business Analysis
8 38 (15.08%) Oracle
9 37 (14.68%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 36 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 36 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
11 31 (12.30%) Retail
12 27 (10.71%) UNIX
12 27 (10.71%) Java
12 27 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (10.71%) Data Governance
13 26 (10.32%) Credit Risk
13 26 (10.32%) Web Services
13 26 (10.32%) ETL
13 26 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (9.52%) SQL Server
14 24 (9.52%) Project Management
14 24 (9.52%) Degree
15 23 (9.13%) Risk Management
15 23 (9.13%) Quality Management
15 23 (9.13%) Data Architecture
15 23 (9.13%) Data Structures
16 22 (8.73%) Software Delivery

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (1.98%) Apache
3 3 (1.19%) IIS
4 2 (0.79%) SAS
5 1 (0.40%) FileNet
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (5.16%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.97%) MS Excel
4 8 (3.17%) PowerPivot
5 5 (1.98%) MS Project
6 4 (1.59%) MS Office
7 2 (0.79%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (3.97%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.79%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.56%) DSL
2 3 (1.19%) Extranet
3 1 (0.40%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.40%) FTP
3 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.68%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 21 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 17 (6.75%) DataStage
5 16 (6.35%) DB2
6 9 (3.57%) Data Mining
7 8 (3.17%) QualityStage
7 8 (3.17%) Big Data
8 6 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (2.38%) OLAP
9 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.79%) QlikView
12 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (7.94%) Eclipse
1 20 (7.94%) Maven
1 20 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.76%) Toad
3 4 (1.59%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (1.59%) JIRA
4 3 (1.19%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.19%) NUnit
4 3 (1.19%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.40%) JUnit
5 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.40%) ERwin
5 1 (0.40%) MSI
5 1 (0.40%) AdminStudio
General
1 131 (51.98%) Banking
2 128 (50.79%) Finance
3 71 (28.17%) Investment Banking
4 31 (12.30%) Retail
5 17 (6.75%) Front Office
6 14 (5.56%) Legal
7 12 (4.76%) Back Office
8 5 (1.98%) Marketing
9 3 (1.19%) French Language
9 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.79%) Law
11 1 (0.40%) Publishing
11 1 (0.40%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (46.43%) Analyst
2 58 (23.02%) Business Analyst
2 58 (23.02%) Data Analyst
3 28 (11.11%) Architect
4 21 (8.33%) Developer
5 20 (7.94%) Support Analyst
6 19 (7.54%) Project Manager
7 16 (6.35%) Consultant
8 14 (5.56%) Data Architect
9 11 (4.37%) Junior
9 11 (4.37%) Business Data Analyst
10 10 (3.97%) Data Business Analyst
10 10 (3.97%) Applications Specialist
10 10 (3.97%) Report Analyst
10 10 (3.97%) Technical Specialist
10 10 (3.97%) Data Manager
10 10 (3.97%) Risk Analyst
11 9 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (3.57%) SQL Data Analyst
12 7 (2.78%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.32%) Web Services
2 22 (8.73%) Spring
3 20 (7.94%) Hibernate
4 17 (6.75%) XML
5 8 (3.17%) .NET
6 6 (2.38%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.38%) SOAP
7 5 (1.98%) JRules
7 5 (1.98%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (1.98%) XML Messaging
8 4 (1.59%) WCF
8 4 (1.59%) Middleware
9 3 (1.19%) WSDL
10 2 (0.79%) HTML
10 2 (0.79%) CSS
10 2 (0.79%) FpML
10 2 (0.79%) HTML5
10 2 (0.79%) Ajax
10 2 (0.79%) JSON
11 1 (0.40%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (10.32%) Credit Risk
3 23 (9.13%) Data Structures
4 20 (7.94%) Derivative
5 16 (6.35%) Equities
6 15 (5.95%) Data Integration
7 12 (4.76%) Fixed Income
8 11 (4.37%) Hedge funds
9 10 (3.97%) Management Information System
9 10 (3.97%) Market Risk
10 9 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (2.78%) SWIFT
11 7 (2.78%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.98%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.59%) ASIC
14 2 (0.79%) NHS
14 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
15 1 (0.40%) Oracle Exalytics
15 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
15 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.71%) UNIX
2 11 (4.37%) Linux
3 8 (3.17%) Windows
4 5 (1.98%) zOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.95%) Data Modelling
2 62 (24.60%) Data Management
3 44 (17.46%) Business Analysis
4 36 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 36 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 36 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
5 27 (10.71%) Data Governance
6 26 (10.32%) ETL
6 26 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (9.52%) Project Management
8 23 (9.13%) Quality Management
8 23 (9.13%) Risk Management
8 23 (9.13%) Data Architecture
9 22 (8.73%) Software Delivery
10 21 (8.33%) Migration
11 20 (7.94%) Physical Data Model
12 18 (7.14%) Asset Management
13 15 (5.95%) Straight-Through Processing
14 14 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 85 (33.73%) SQL
2 27 (10.71%) Java
3 16 (6.35%) Perl
4 10 (3.97%) Python
5 9 (3.57%) C++
6 8 (3.17%) C
7 6 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.98%) C#
9 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.79%) Scala
10 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.79%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.40%) PHP
11 1 (0.40%) Ruby
11 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.79%) PMP
3 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.40%) MCSA
4 1 (0.40%) CCNP
4 1 (0.40%) CCNA
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.17%) EMIR
3 5 (1.98%) SLA
4 4 (1.59%) MiFID
4 4 (1.59%) FATCA
4 4 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (1.19%) QA
6 2 (0.79%) Basel II
7 1 (0.40%) Basel III
7 1 (0.40%) CRD IV
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.40%) XenApp
2 1 (0.40%) XenServer
2 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.40%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.40%) Control-M
1 1 (0.40%) SCCM
1 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 38 (15.08%) Oracle
2 21 (8.33%) IBM
3 16 (6.35%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.56%) Sybase
4 14 (5.56%) Informatica
5 13 (5.16%) GoldenSource
6 10 (3.97%) Ab Initio
7 9 (3.57%) Bloomberg
8 7 (2.78%) Reuters
9 6 (2.38%) Murex
10 3 (1.19%) SmartStream
10 3 (1.19%) Cognizant
10 3 (1.19%) SAP
10 3 (1.19%) Cognos
10 3 (1.19%) Trillium
10 3 (1.19%) Perforce
11 2 (0.79%) VMware
11 2 (0.79%) Tableau
11 2 (0.79%) Remedy
11 2 (0.79%) Charles River
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Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
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