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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 488 485 516
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +31
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 147 177 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.77% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 105 110 58
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £45,000 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £70,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +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
19802 22954 20393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.34% 46.46% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16144 18468 16636
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 £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +38 59 £50,000 -11.11% 2
Canary Wharf - 1 £65,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 134 (50.57%) Finance
2 117 (44.15%) Banking
3 89 (33.58%) SQL
4 84 (31.70%) Data Modelling
5 67 (25.28%) Data Management
6 59 (22.26%) Investment Banking
7 57 (21.51%) Data Warehouse
8 51 (19.25%) Oracle
9 41 (15.47%) Logical Data Model
10 39 (14.72%) ETL
11 37 (13.96%) Data Analysis
12 34 (12.83%) Data Architecture
13 32 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (12.08%) Business Analysis
14 29 (10.94%) Retail
14 29 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (10.94%) Informatica
14 29 (10.94%) DataStage
15 28 (10.57%) Waterfall
15 28 (10.57%) Data Quality
16 27 (10.19%) Web Services
16 27 (10.19%) UNIX
17 26 (9.81%) Java
17 26 (9.81%) Data Governance
17 26 (9.81%) Degree
18 25 (9.43%) Data Integration
18 25 (9.43%) Physical Data Model
19 24 (9.06%) Dimensional Modelling
19 24 (9.06%) SQL Server
19 24 (9.06%) Quality Management

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (2.26%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (1.89%) Apache
3 3 (1.13%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.75%) IIS
4 2 (0.75%) JBoss
4 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.75%) Documentum
4 2 (0.75%) SAS
4 2 (0.75%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.38%) FileNet
Applications
1 15 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (4.53%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.02%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.02%) PowerPivot
4 6 (2.26%) MS Project
5 3 (1.13%) MS Office
6 2 (0.75%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (6.04%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.75%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.26%) DSL
2 3 (1.13%) Extranet
3 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.38%) FTP
3 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.51%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (10.94%) DataStage
3 24 (9.06%) SQL Server
4 20 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 18 (6.79%) DB2
6 9 (3.40%) OLAP
6 9 (3.40%) Data Mining
6 9 (3.40%) Big Data
7 8 (3.02%) QualityStage
8 6 (2.26%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (1.89%) QlikView
10 4 (1.51%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.51%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.51%) MySQL
10 4 (1.51%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.51%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (1.13%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.13%) OLTP
11 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (7.55%) Eclipse
1 20 (7.55%) Maven
1 20 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.53%) Toad
3 4 (1.51%) JIRA
4 3 (1.13%) PowerDesigner
4 3 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.75%) ERwin
5 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.75%) NUnit
5 2 (0.75%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.38%) MSI
6 1 (0.38%) AdminStudio
General
1 134 (50.57%) Finance
2 117 (44.15%) Banking
3 59 (22.26%) Investment Banking
4 29 (10.94%) Retail
5 16 (6.04%) Front Office
6 14 (5.28%) Back Office
7 10 (3.77%) Legal
8 6 (2.26%) Marketing
9 5 (1.89%) Wholesale Banking
10 3 (1.13%) Publishing
10 3 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.75%) Law
11 2 (0.75%) French Language
12 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 99 (37.36%) Analyst
2 50 (18.87%) Data Analyst
3 46 (17.36%) Business Analyst
4 35 (13.21%) Architect
5 29 (10.94%) Project Manager
6 23 (8.68%) Developer
7 22 (8.30%) Data Architect
8 15 (5.66%) Consultant
9 13 (4.91%) Support Analyst
10 10 (3.77%) Applications Specialist
10 10 (3.77%) Technical Specialist
10 10 (3.77%) Data Manager
10 10 (3.77%) Business Data Analyst
11 9 (3.40%) PMO Manager
11 9 (3.40%) Data Modeller
11 9 (3.40%) Junior
12 8 (3.02%) Technical Analyst
13 7 (2.64%) Risk Analyst
13 7 (2.64%) Applications Support
13 7 (2.64%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.19%) Web Services
2 22 (8.30%) Spring
3 20 (7.55%) Hibernate
3 20 (7.55%) XML
4 5 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (1.89%) .NET
4 5 (1.89%) SOAP
4 5 (1.89%) JRules
4 5 (1.89%) XML Messaging
5 4 (1.51%) FpML
5 4 (1.51%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.51%) Middleware
6 3 (1.13%) WSDL
6 3 (1.13%) WCF
7 2 (0.75%) Swing
7 2 (0.75%) JMS
7 2 (0.75%) Java RMI
7 2 (0.75%) EJB
7 2 (0.75%) J2EE
7 2 (0.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.43%) Data Integration
2 22 (8.30%) Fixed Income
3 21 (7.92%) Equities
3 21 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.79%) Credit Risk
5 17 (6.42%) Derivative
6 14 (5.28%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.40%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.40%) Hedge funds
8 8 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (2.64%) SWIFT
9 7 (2.64%) Market Risk
10 5 (1.89%) ASIC
10 5 (1.89%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.13%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.75%) NHS
12 2 (0.75%) Tandem
13 1 (0.38%) DTCC
13 1 (0.38%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.19%) UNIX
2 13 (4.91%) Linux
3 7 (2.64%) Windows
4 5 (1.89%) zOS
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.38%) Solaris
5 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (31.70%) Data Modelling
2 67 (25.28%) Data Management
3 41 (15.47%) Logical Data Model
4 39 (14.72%) ETL
5 37 (13.96%) Data Analysis
6 34 (12.83%) Data Architecture
7 32 (12.08%) Business Analysis
7 32 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (10.57%) Waterfall
10 26 (9.81%) Data Governance
11 25 (9.43%) Physical Data Model
12 24 (9.06%) Dimensional Modelling
12 24 (9.06%) Quality Management
13 23 (8.68%) Project Management
14 22 (8.30%) Risk Management
14 22 (8.30%) Software Delivery
15 18 (6.79%) Analytics
15 18 (6.79%) Migration
16 17 (6.42%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (33.58%) SQL
2 26 (9.81%) Java
3 15 (5.66%) Perl
4 10 (3.77%) C
5 9 (3.40%) C++
6 7 (2.64%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.64%) Python
7 5 (1.89%) VBA
7 5 (1.89%) C#
8 4 (1.51%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.75%) Ruby
9 2 (0.75%) PHP
10 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.38%) Scala
10 1 (0.38%) VB
10 1 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (9.81%) Degree
2 3 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.75%) PMP
3 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.38%) MCSA
4 1 (0.38%) CCNP
4 1 (0.38%) CCNA
4 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.57%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.40%) EMIR
3 5 (1.89%) SLA
3 5 (1.89%) QA
4 3 (1.13%) FATCA
4 3 (1.13%) MiFID
4 3 (1.13%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.75%) Basel III
5 2 (0.75%) Basel II
6 1 (0.38%) CRD IV
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) XenApp
2 1 (0.38%) XenServer
2 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.38%) Control-M
1 1 (0.38%) SCCM
1 1 (0.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 51 (19.25%) Oracle
2 29 (10.94%) Informatica
3 22 (8.30%) Ab Initio
4 21 (7.92%) IBM
5 19 (7.17%) GoldenSource
6 15 (5.66%) Microsoft
7 13 (4.91%) Bloomberg
8 10 (3.77%) Sybase
9 9 (3.40%) Reuters
10 7 (2.64%) SmartStream
11 6 (2.26%) SAP
11 6 (2.26%) Cognos
11 6 (2.26%) Trillium
12 5 (1.89%) Murex
13 4 (1.51%) Teradata
13 4 (1.51%) Birst
14 3 (1.13%) Business Objects
14 3 (1.13%) TIBCO
15 2 (0.75%) Cognizant
15 2 (0.75%) Remedy
London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £45,000 + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £300000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: DOE
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago