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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 495 506 524
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 119 107 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.56% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 88 75 71
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,325 £35,000 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,750 £80,000 £137,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
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
18146 19166 19936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.73% 45.36% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 15208 16512
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +15 35 £66,500 +66.25% 9
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 127 (52.92%) Finance
2 99 (41.25%) SQL
3 95 (39.58%) Banking
4 77 (32.08%) Investment Banking
5 64 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
5 64 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 62 (25.83%) Oracle
7 57 (23.75%) Data Management
8 50 (20.83%) ETL
9 44 (18.33%) Equities
10 40 (16.67%) XML
11 38 (15.83%) Data Architecture
12 37 (15.42%) Fixed Income
13 35 (14.58%) Data Analysis
14 34 (14.17%) Informatica
15 32 (13.33%) SQL Server
16 31 (12.92%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (12.50%) Degree
18 29 (12.08%) Perl
19 28 (11.67%) UNIX
19 28 (11.67%) Dimensional Modelling
20 26 (10.83%) DataStage
20 26 (10.83%) Business Analysis
21 25 (10.42%) Ab Initio
22 24 (10.00%) Derivative
23 23 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
23 23 (9.58%) Project Management
23 23 (9.58%) Data Quality
23 23 (9.58%) Logical Data Model
24 22 (9.17%) Markit EDM

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.08%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.67%) Documentum
4 3 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.83%) IIS
5 2 (0.83%) JBoss
5 2 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.42%) FileNet
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 19 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.00%) MS Office
3 9 (3.75%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.67%) MS Project
6 2 (0.83%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 22 (9.17%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.42%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.25%) AMQP
2 2 (0.83%) DSL
3 1 (0.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 26 (10.83%) DataStage
4 13 (5.42%) OLAP
5 12 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
6 11 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (4.17%) Big Data
8 9 (3.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (3.75%) Data Mining
8 9 (3.75%) OLAP Cube
8 9 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.50%) MS Access
9 6 (2.50%) QlikView
10 5 (2.08%) DB2
11 4 (1.67%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 4 (1.67%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (1.67%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (3.75%) Toad
2 7 (2.92%) JIRA
3 6 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.08%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.25%) NetBeans
5 3 (1.25%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.25%) XMLSpy
5 3 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.83%) ERwin
6 2 (0.83%) NUnit
6 2 (0.83%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.42%) jMock
7 1 (0.42%) JUnit
General
1 127 (52.92%) Finance
2 95 (39.58%) Banking
3 77 (32.08%) Investment Banking
4 16 (6.67%) Back Office
5 14 (5.83%) Front Office
6 11 (4.58%) Legal
7 9 (3.75%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.08%) Marketing
8 5 (2.08%) Wholesale Banking
8 5 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.67%) Publishing
10 2 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (32.08%) Analyst
2 47 (19.58%) Business Analyst
3 40 (16.67%) Developer
4 35 (14.58%) Project Manager
5 29 (12.08%) Data Analyst
5 29 (12.08%) Architect
6 19 (7.92%) Data Architect
7 17 (7.08%) Consultant
8 10 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 9 (3.75%) PMO Manager
9 9 (3.75%) ETL Developer
10 8 (3.33%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 8 (3.33%) Lead Business Analyst
11 7 (2.92%) Banking Business Analyst
11 7 (2.92%) Support Analyst
12 6 (2.50%) Performance Consultant
12 6 (2.50%) Applications Support
12 6 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (2.50%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.67%) XML
2 14 (5.83%) .NET
3 8 (3.33%) JMS
3 8 (3.33%) Web Services
4 6 (2.50%) Spring
5 4 (1.67%) Middleware
5 4 (1.67%) XML Messaging
6 3 (1.25%) WCF
6 3 (1.25%) JFC
6 3 (1.25%) XSLT
6 3 (1.25%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.25%) JAXB
6 3 (1.25%) FpML
6 3 (1.25%) Spring Batch
7 2 (0.83%) EJB
7 2 (0.83%) JSP
7 2 (0.83%) Servlets
7 2 (0.83%) SOAP
7 2 (0.83%) J2EE
7 2 (0.83%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.33%) Equities
2 37 (15.42%) Fixed Income
3 24 (10.00%) Derivative
4 21 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 11 (4.58%) Credit Risk
7 8 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.92%) SWIFT
9 6 (2.50%) Market Risk
10 5 (2.08%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.25%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.83%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.83%) ASIC
12 2 (0.83%) NHS
12 2 (0.83%) Tandem
13 1 (0.42%) Statistics
13 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.67%) UNIX
2 20 (8.33%) Linux
3 10 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 57 (23.75%) Data Management
3 50 (20.83%) ETL
4 38 (15.83%) Data Architecture
5 35 (14.58%) Data Analysis
6 31 (12.92%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (11.67%) Dimensional Modelling
8 26 (10.83%) Business Analysis
9 23 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (9.58%) Project Management
9 23 (9.58%) Logical Data Model
10 18 (7.50%) Migration
10 18 (7.50%) Risk Management
10 18 (7.50%) Analytics
11 17 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
12 15 (6.25%) Data Mapping
13 13 (5.42%) Data Governance
14 12 (5.00%) Data Virtualisation
14 12 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 99 (41.25%) SQL
2 29 (12.08%) Perl
3 22 (9.17%) Java
4 16 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 13 (5.42%) C
5 13 (5.42%) Python
6 12 (5.00%) VBA
7 11 (4.58%) Shell Script
8 10 (4.17%) C#
9 9 (3.75%) C++
9 9 (3.75%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.50%) PHP
10 6 (2.50%) Ruby
11 3 (1.25%) XPath
11 3 (1.25%) Scala
12 1 (0.42%) VB6
12 1 (0.42%) VB
12 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.42%) PMP
3 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.58%) Data Quality
2 12 (5.00%) QA
3 7 (2.92%) SLA
4 4 (1.67%) EMIR
5 2 (0.83%) FATCA
5 2 (0.83%) Basel II
6 1 (0.42%) MiFID
6 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.42%) Basel III
System Software
1 3 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (25.83%) Oracle
2 34 (14.17%) Informatica
3 25 (10.42%) Ab Initio
4 21 (8.75%) GoldenSource
5 20 (8.33%) Bloomberg
6 15 (6.25%) Reuters
7 12 (5.00%) Business Objects
7 12 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (4.17%) SmartStream
9 9 (3.75%) TIBCO
10 8 (3.33%) Trillium
10 8 (3.33%) Perforce
11 6 (2.50%) Advent
11 6 (2.50%) BI-SAM
11 6 (2.50%) FactSet
11 6 (2.50%) IBM
11 6 (2.50%) SunGard
11 6 (2.50%) StatPro
11 6 (2.50%) SimCorp
12 5 (2.08%) SAP
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