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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 488 519 508
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -11
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 124 117 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.57% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 92 86 102
Average salary £72,500 £62,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £38,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.13% -24.00%
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
19343 20396 21614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.68% 44.92% 45.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16092 16309 18061
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £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 19 December 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 December 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 +42 49 £66,500 +66.25% 9
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 156 (53.79%) Finance
2 124 (42.76%) SQL
3 114 (39.31%) Banking
4 93 (32.07%) Investment Banking
5 73 (25.17%) Data Warehouse
6 72 (24.83%) Equities
7 71 (24.48%) Data Management
8 62 (21.38%) Oracle
9 60 (20.69%) Data Modelling
10 55 (18.97%) ETL
11 48 (16.55%) Fixed Income
12 46 (15.86%) Bloomberg
13 42 (14.48%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (14.48%) Perl
14 40 (13.79%) XML
14 40 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
15 39 (13.45%) UNIX
16 37 (12.76%) Data Architecture
16 37 (12.76%) Front Office
17 35 (12.07%) Derivative
18 34 (11.72%) Informatica
19 33 (11.38%) SQL Server
20 30 (10.34%) Reuters
20 30 (10.34%) Degree
20 30 (10.34%) Java
21 27 (9.31%) Analytics
21 27 (9.31%) Risk Management
22 26 (8.97%) Data Analysis
22 26 (8.97%) Business Analysis
22 26 (8.97%) Dimensional Modelling

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.07%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.38%) Documentum
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (1.38%) GemFire
5 3 (1.03%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.69%) IIS
6 2 (0.69%) JBoss
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 20 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.17%) MS Office
3 3 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (7.24%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.10%) Internet
2 3 (1.03%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (25.17%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (11.38%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.59%) DataStage
4 19 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.17%) Data Mining
6 14 (4.83%) OLAP
6 14 (4.83%) Oracle OLAP
7 12 (4.14%) QlikView
7 12 (4.14%) Big Data
8 11 (3.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 11 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (3.79%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.79%) OLAP Cube
9 8 (2.76%) Sybase ASE
9 8 (2.76%) Sybase IQ
10 6 (2.07%) MS Access
11 5 (1.72%) DB2
12 4 (1.38%) MySQL
12 4 (1.38%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Eclipse
2 5 (1.72%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.38%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.03%) JIRA
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.03%) Toad
4 3 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (1.03%) XMLSpy
4 3 (1.03%) NetBeans
5 2 (0.69%) NUnit
5 2 (0.69%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.69%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.69%) ERwin
6 1 (0.34%) Subversion
6 1 (0.34%) jMock
6 1 (0.34%) JUnit
General
1 156 (53.79%) Finance
2 114 (39.31%) Banking
3 93 (32.07%) Investment Banking
4 37 (12.76%) Front Office
5 20 (6.90%) Back Office
6 19 (6.55%) Financial Institution
7 17 (5.86%) Legal
8 9 (3.10%) Law
8 9 (3.10%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.72%) Wholesale Banking
9 5 (1.72%) Marketing
10 4 (1.38%) Retail
10 4 (1.38%) Publishing
10 4 (1.38%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (28.28%) Analyst
2 52 (17.93%) Business Analyst
3 51 (17.59%) Developer
4 39 (13.45%) Project Manager
5 35 (12.07%) Architect
6 32 (11.03%) Data Analyst
7 21 (7.24%) Data Architect
8 18 (6.21%) Consultant
9 14 (4.83%) Java Developer
9 14 (4.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (3.79%) ETL Developer
11 10 (3.45%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 10 (3.45%) Lead Business Analyst
11 10 (3.45%) Performance Consultant
12 9 (3.10%) PMO Manager
13 8 (2.76%) Reference Data Business Analyst
13 8 (2.76%) Banking Business Analyst
13 8 (2.76%) Support Analyst
14 7 (2.41%) Applications Support
15 6 (2.07%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.79%) XML
2 16 (5.52%) .NET
3 10 (3.45%) Web Services
3 10 (3.45%) Spring
4 8 (2.76%) JMS
5 6 (2.07%) Middleware
6 3 (1.03%) JAXB
6 3 (1.03%) XSLT
6 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.03%) JFC
6 3 (1.03%) WCF
6 3 (1.03%) Spring Batch
7 2 (0.69%) EJB
7 2 (0.69%) JSP
7 2 (0.69%) Servlets
7 2 (0.69%) SOAP
7 2 (0.69%) J2EE
7 2 (0.69%) Swing
7 2 (0.69%) Java RMI
7 2 (0.69%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (24.83%) Equities
2 48 (16.55%) Fixed Income
3 40 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (12.07%) Derivative
5 20 (6.90%) Data Integration
6 13 (4.48%) Credit Risk
7 12 (4.14%) Statistics
8 11 (3.79%) Market Risk
9 10 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (2.76%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.38%) SWIFT
11 4 (1.38%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (1.03%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.03%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.69%) Physics
13 2 (0.69%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.69%) NHS
13 2 (0.69%) Tandem
13 2 (0.69%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.45%) UNIX
2 22 (7.59%) Linux
3 12 (4.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (24.48%) Data Management
2 60 (20.69%) Data Modelling
3 55 (18.97%) ETL
4 42 (14.48%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (12.76%) Data Architecture
6 27 (9.31%) Analytics
6 27 (9.31%) Risk Management
7 26 (8.97%) Data Analysis
7 26 (8.97%) Business Analysis
7 26 (8.97%) Dimensional Modelling
8 25 (8.62%) Project Management
9 23 (7.93%) Migration
10 22 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (6.21%) Logical Data Model
12 16 (5.52%) Data Governance
13 15 (5.17%) ITIL
13 15 (5.17%) Investment Management
13 15 (5.17%) Wealth Management
14 14 (4.83%) UML
Programming Languages
1 124 (42.76%) SQL
2 42 (14.48%) Perl
3 30 (10.34%) Java
4 24 (8.28%) Python
5 19 (6.55%) T-SQL
6 16 (5.52%) VBA
7 15 (5.17%) Shell Script
7 15 (5.17%) C
7 15 (5.17%) C#
8 14 (4.83%) Ruby
9 10 (3.45%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.76%) RPG
11 7 (2.41%) C++
12 6 (2.07%) PHP
13 3 (1.03%) XPath
13 3 (1.03%) Scala
14 2 (0.69%) VB
15 1 (0.34%) VB6
15 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (10.34%) Degree
2 5 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.34%) PMP
3 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 14 (4.83%) QA
3 12 (4.14%) SLA
4 2 (0.69%) Basel III
4 2 (0.69%) FATCA
4 2 (0.69%) EMIR
4 2 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.34%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (21.38%) Oracle
2 46 (15.86%) Bloomberg
3 34 (11.72%) Informatica
4 30 (10.34%) Reuters
5 23 (7.93%) Ab Initio
6 22 (7.59%) GoldenSource
7 15 (5.17%) TIBCO
7 15 (5.17%) Business Objects
8 11 (3.79%) Sybase
9 10 (3.45%) StatPro
9 10 (3.45%) SunGard
9 10 (3.45%) SimCorp
9 10 (3.45%) Advent
9 10 (3.45%) BI-SAM
9 10 (3.45%) FactSet
10 8 (2.76%) ParAccel
10 8 (2.76%) Perforce
10 8 (2.76%) SmartStream
10 8 (2.76%) Trillium
10 8 (2.76%) Microsoft
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