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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 499 484 517
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +33
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 128 154 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.71% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 91 98 64
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £92,500 £123,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £70,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +30.84%
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
19127 21648 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.74% 46.46% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15586 17383 16203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +17 41 £47,500 -20.83% 15
Canary Wharf - 1 £65,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 124 (49.01%) Finance
2 99 (39.13%) Banking
3 85 (33.60%) SQL
4 81 (32.02%) Data Modelling
5 63 (24.90%) Data Management
6 60 (23.72%) Data Warehouse
7 59 (23.32%) Investment Banking
8 54 (21.34%) Oracle
9 46 (18.18%) ETL
10 40 (15.81%) Data Analysis
11 37 (14.62%) Logical Data Model
12 36 (14.23%) Data Architecture
13 34 (13.44%) DataStage
14 33 (13.04%) Informatica
15 32 (12.65%) Business Analysis
15 32 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (12.25%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (12.25%) Data Quality
17 29 (11.46%) Dimensional Modelling
18 28 (11.07%) Ab Initio
19 25 (9.88%) Project Management
19 25 (9.88%) Data Integration
19 25 (9.88%) Degree
19 25 (9.88%) Data Governance
20 24 (9.49%) UNIX
20 24 (9.49%) Equities
21 23 (9.09%) Fixed Income
21 23 (9.09%) XML
21 23 (9.09%) Waterfall
21 23 (9.09%) Physical Data Model

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 5 (1.98%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.58%) Documentum
2 4 (1.58%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.19%) Apache
3 3 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.79%) IIS
4 2 (0.79%) JBoss
4 2 (0.79%) SAS
4 2 (0.79%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.40%) FileNet
Applications
1 15 (5.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (4.74%) MS Visio
3 11 (4.35%) MS Excel
4 8 (3.16%) PowerPivot
5 6 (2.37%) MS Project
6 4 (1.58%) MS Office
7 2 (0.79%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 17 (6.72%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.79%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.37%) DSL
2 2 (0.79%) Extranet
3 1 (0.40%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.40%) FTP
3 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (23.72%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (13.44%) DataStage
3 22 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 17 (6.72%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.32%) DB2
6 12 (4.74%) Big Data
7 10 (3.95%) OLAP
8 9 (3.56%) Data Mining
9 8 (3.16%) QualityStage
10 7 (2.77%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (1.98%) QlikView
12 4 (1.58%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.58%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.58%) EDRMS
12 4 (1.58%) MySQL
12 4 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.58%) MS Access
12 4 (1.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 3 (1.19%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (4.74%) Eclipse
1 12 (4.74%) Toad
1 12 (4.74%) Maven
1 12 (4.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.58%) JIRA
3 3 (1.19%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.79%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.79%) ERwin
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.79%) NUnit
4 2 (0.79%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.40%) MSI
5 1 (0.40%) AdminStudio
General
1 124 (49.01%) Finance
2 99 (39.13%) Banking
3 59 (23.32%) Investment Banking
4 19 (7.51%) Retail
5 12 (4.74%) Front Office
6 10 (3.95%) Back Office
6 10 (3.95%) Legal
7 6 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.37%) Marketing
8 5 (1.98%) Wholesale Banking
9 3 (1.19%) Publishing
10 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.40%) Law
11 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 87 (34.39%) Analyst
2 44 (17.39%) Business Analyst
3 42 (16.60%) Data Analyst
4 39 (15.42%) Architect
5 35 (13.83%) Project Manager
6 26 (10.28%) Data Architect
7 24 (9.49%) Developer
8 15 (5.93%) Consultant
9 10 (3.95%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.56%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (3.56%) PMO Manager
11 8 (3.16%) Business Data Analyst
11 8 (3.16%) Data Modeller
11 8 (3.16%) Data Manager
12 7 (2.77%) Technical Specialist
12 7 (2.77%) Applications Support
12 7 (2.77%) Data Business Analyst
13 6 (2.37%) Junior Consultant
13 6 (2.37%) Applications Specialist
13 6 (2.37%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.09%) XML
2 18 (7.11%) Web Services
3 14 (5.53%) Spring
4 12 (4.74%) Hibernate
5 5 (1.98%) XML Messaging
5 5 (1.98%) .NET
6 4 (1.58%) SOAP
6 4 (1.58%) Middleware
6 4 (1.58%) FpML
7 3 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.19%) JRules
7 3 (1.19%) WCF
7 3 (1.19%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.79%) EJB
8 2 (0.79%) JSP
8 2 (0.79%) Servlets
8 2 (0.79%) J2EE
8 2 (0.79%) Swing
8 2 (0.79%) JMS
8 2 (0.79%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.88%) Data Integration
2 24 (9.49%) Equities
3 23 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 23 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.11%) Derivative
5 14 (5.53%) Data Structures
6 13 (5.14%) Credit Risk
7 8 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.77%) SWIFT
9 6 (2.37%) Market Risk
9 6 (2.37%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.98%) ASIC
11 4 (1.58%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.79%) Tandem
12 2 (0.79%) NHS
12 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Exalytics
13 1 (0.40%) AS400
13 1 (0.40%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.49%) UNIX
2 14 (5.53%) Linux
3 7 (2.77%) Windows
4 3 (1.19%) zOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (32.02%) Data Modelling
2 63 (24.90%) Data Management
3 46 (18.18%) ETL
4 40 (15.81%) Data Analysis
5 37 (14.62%) Logical Data Model
6 36 (14.23%) Data Architecture
7 32 (12.65%) Business Analysis
7 32 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (12.25%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (11.46%) Dimensional Modelling
10 25 (9.88%) Project Management
10 25 (9.88%) Data Governance
11 23 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 23 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
12 22 (8.70%) Quality Management
13 21 (8.30%) Risk Management
14 20 (7.91%) Migration
15 19 (7.51%) Analytics
16 17 (6.72%) Data Virtualisation
17 15 (5.93%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 85 (33.60%) SQL
2 19 (7.51%) Java
3 16 (6.32%) Perl
4 11 (4.35%) C
4 11 (4.35%) C++
5 7 (2.77%) VBA
5 7 (2.77%) Python
6 6 (2.37%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.37%) C#
7 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.58%) PHP
8 4 (1.58%) Ruby
9 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.40%) Scala
9 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.40%) VB6
9 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (9.88%) Degree
2 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (0.79%) PMP
2 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.40%) MCSA
3 1 (0.40%) CCNP
3 1 (0.40%) CCNA
3 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.25%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.56%) EMIR
3 5 (1.98%) SLA
4 4 (1.58%) QA
5 3 (1.19%) FATCA
5 3 (1.19%) MiFID
5 3 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.79%) Basel III
6 2 (0.79%) Basel II
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%) 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%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 54 (21.34%) Oracle
2 33 (13.04%) Informatica
3 28 (11.07%) Ab Initio
4 19 (7.51%) GoldenSource
5 17 (6.72%) IBM
5 17 (6.72%) Microsoft
6 13 (5.14%) Bloomberg
7 9 (3.56%) Reuters
8 7 (2.77%) Sybase
8 7 (2.77%) Trillium
8 7 (2.77%) SmartStream
9 6 (2.37%) SAP
9 6 (2.37%) Cognos
10 5 (1.98%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.58%) OpenText
11 4 (1.58%) Teradata
11 4 (1.58%) Birst
12 3 (1.19%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.19%) Perforce
13 2 (0.79%) VMware
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS OTE £200000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £31313.56 - £38272.13 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + COMMISSION & BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 22 days ago