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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 469 423 487
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +64
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 166 193 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.43% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.95% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 122 122 129
Average salary £75,000 £66,250 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £105,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -6.11%
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
19885 20407 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.17% 45.83% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16030 16693 19522
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 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 19 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 +16 59 £72,500 +3.57% 8
Docklands, London - 1 £90,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 201 (56.62%) Finance
2 195 (54.93%) Banking
3 152 (42.82%) Investment Banking
4 149 (41.97%) SQL
5 100 (28.17%) Equities
6 89 (25.07%) Data Management
7 75 (21.13%) Data Modelling
8 69 (19.44%) Business Analysis
9 68 (19.15%) Derivative
10 61 (17.18%) Bloomberg
11 60 (16.90%) Risk Management
12 58 (16.34%) Data Warehouse
13 56 (15.77%) Front Office
13 56 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
14 55 (15.49%) Oracle
14 55 (15.49%) Java
15 51 (14.37%) Project Management
16 50 (14.08%) Fixed Income
16 50 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
17 47 (13.24%) Reuters
18 46 (12.96%) UNIX
18 46 (12.96%) Back Office
19 44 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
20 43 (12.11%) Financial Institution
21 42 (11.83%) Migration
22 40 (11.27%) Perl
22 40 (11.27%) Market Risk
23 39 (10.99%) XML
24 37 (10.42%) ETL
24 37 (10.42%) Data Architecture

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 17 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.41%) WebLogic
2 5 (1.41%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.13%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (1.13%) GemFire
4 3 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (6.48%) MS Office
2 22 (6.20%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.13%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (5.07%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.56%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.82%) Internet
2 6 (1.69%) Extranet
3 3 (0.85%) 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 58 (16.34%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (8.17%) SQL Server
3 26 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (5.63%) Big Data
6 17 (4.79%) Data Mining
7 15 (4.23%) OLAP
8 14 (3.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 14 (3.94%) Oracle OLAP
8 14 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (3.94%) Relational Database
9 12 (3.38%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.82%) Oracle Database
11 9 (2.54%) Sybase ASE
11 9 (2.54%) Sybase IQ
12 8 (2.25%) Data Mart
12 8 (2.25%) QlikView
13 6 (1.69%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.41%) DB2
15 4 (1.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.38%) Toad
1 12 (3.38%) Subversion
2 6 (1.69%) Ant
2 6 (1.69%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.41%) ClearCase
4 4 (1.13%) PowerDesigner
4 4 (1.13%) ERwin
4 4 (1.13%) JIRA
5 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.85%) NetBeans
5 3 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (0.85%) XMLSpy
5 3 (0.85%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.28%) jMock
7 1 (0.28%) Maven
7 1 (0.28%) JUnit
General
1 201 (56.62%) Finance
2 195 (54.93%) Banking
3 152 (42.82%) Investment Banking
4 56 (15.77%) Front Office
5 46 (12.96%) Back Office
6 43 (12.11%) Financial Institution
7 30 (8.45%) Legal
8 15 (4.23%) Retail
9 13 (3.66%) Law
10 10 (2.82%) Multimedia
10 10 (2.82%) Marketing
11 8 (2.25%) Corporate Banking
11 8 (2.25%) Publishing
12 6 (1.69%) Advertising
12 6 (1.69%) Retail Banking
13 4 (1.13%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.56%) International Banking
14 2 (0.56%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (37.18%) Analyst
2 106 (29.86%) Business Analyst
3 60 (16.90%) Developer
4 32 (9.01%) Architect
5 30 (8.45%) Project Manager
5 30 (8.45%) Data Analyst
6 27 (7.61%) Consultant
7 23 (6.48%) Java Developer
8 21 (5.92%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 19 (5.35%) Banking Business Analyst
9 19 (5.35%) Data Architect
10 17 (4.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 14 (3.94%) ETL Developer
12 13 (3.66%) Lead Business Analyst
13 12 (3.38%) Data Manager
13 12 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.10%) Scala Developer
15 10 (2.82%) Project Leader
16 9 (2.54%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
16 9 (2.54%) Reference Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (10.99%) XML
2 16 (4.51%) .NET
3 11 (3.10%) Spring
4 9 (2.54%) Web Services
5 8 (2.25%) JMS
6 5 (1.41%) Middleware
7 3 (0.85%) JAXB
7 3 (0.85%) J2EE
7 3 (0.85%) JFC
7 3 (0.85%) Spring Batch
8 2 (0.56%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.56%) EJB
8 2 (0.56%) JSP
8 2 (0.56%) Servlets
8 2 (0.56%) Java RMI
8 2 (0.56%) XSLT
8 2 (0.56%) Swing
9 1 (0.28%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.28%) FpML
9 1 (0.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (28.17%) Equities
2 68 (19.15%) Derivative
3 56 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (14.08%) Fixed Income
5 40 (11.27%) Market Risk
6 33 (9.30%) Credit Risk
7 32 (9.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (3.94%) Statistics
9 10 (2.82%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.82%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.54%) Visualisation
11 8 (2.25%) SWIFT
12 6 (1.69%) Data Conversion
12 6 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (1.13%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.85%) User Experience
14 3 (0.85%) Replication
14 3 (0.85%) Physics
15 2 (0.56%) Informatics
15 2 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.96%) UNIX
2 16 (4.51%) Linux
3 14 (3.94%) Windows
4 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (25.07%) Data Management
2 75 (21.13%) Data Modelling
3 69 (19.44%) Business Analysis
4 60 (16.90%) Risk Management
5 51 (14.37%) Project Management
6 50 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
8 42 (11.83%) Migration
9 37 (10.42%) ETL
9 37 (10.42%) Data Architecture
10 31 (8.73%) Workflow
10 31 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 25 (7.04%) Asset Management
13 24 (6.76%) Wealth Management
13 24 (6.76%) Analytics
14 23 (6.48%) Change Management
15 21 (5.92%) Data Analysis
16 20 (5.63%) Scrum
17 19 (5.35%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 149 (41.97%) SQL
2 55 (15.49%) Java
3 40 (11.27%) Perl
4 22 (6.20%) T-SQL
5 20 (5.63%) Python
6 19 (5.35%) PL/SQL
7 15 (4.23%) Scala
8 14 (3.94%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.10%) Ruby
9 11 (3.10%) VBA
10 10 (2.82%) C#
11 9 (2.54%) RPG
12 8 (2.25%) SPARQL
13 7 (1.97%) C
14 3 (0.85%) XPath
14 3 (0.85%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.56%) C++
15 2 (0.56%) PHP
15 2 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (9.58%) Degree
2 8 (2.25%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) PMP
5 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.20%) Dodd-Frank
2 21 (5.92%) EMIR
3 20 (5.63%) MiFID
3 20 (5.63%) QA
4 19 (5.35%) FATCA
5 18 (5.07%) Data Quality
6 16 (4.51%) SLA
7 7 (1.97%) Basel III
8 5 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.85%) Basel II
10 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.54%) Control-M
2 6 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.85%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 61 (17.18%) Bloomberg
2 55 (15.49%) Oracle
3 47 (13.24%) Reuters
4 27 (7.61%) Informatica
5 24 (6.76%) GoldenSource
6 19 (5.35%) TIBCO
7 17 (4.79%) Business Objects
8 16 (4.51%) Sybase
9 11 (3.10%) IBM
10 9 (2.54%) ParAccel
11 8 (2.25%) Cloudera
11 8 (2.25%) SunGard
12 7 (1.97%) Charles River
13 6 (1.69%) StatPro
13 6 (1.69%) SimCorp
13 6 (1.69%) Advent
13 6 (1.69%) FactSet
13 6 (1.69%) Pega
13 6 (1.69%) BI-SAM
14 5 (1.41%) Perforce
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum £60k Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago