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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 441 412 500
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +88
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 180 203 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 1.16% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 136 142 108
Average salary £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £49,550
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £105,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -15.29%
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
16843 17558 20269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.27% 39.86% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13768 14293 17442
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +7 66 £72,500 - 7
Docklands, London - 2 £90,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 199 (54.52%) Finance
2 198 (54.25%) Banking
3 158 (43.29%) Investment Banking
4 149 (40.82%) SQL
5 105 (28.77%) Equities
6 86 (23.56%) Data Management
7 76 (20.82%) Business Analysis
8 75 (20.55%) Data Modelling
9 70 (19.18%) Derivative
10 61 (16.71%) Data Warehouse
10 61 (16.71%) Bloomberg
11 58 (15.89%) Project Management
11 58 (15.89%) Risk Management
12 56 (15.34%) Front Office
12 56 (15.34%) Oracle
13 53 (14.52%) Java
14 52 (14.25%) Back Office
15 51 (13.97%) Fixed Income
16 47 (12.88%) Reuters
17 45 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (12.05%) UNIX
18 44 (12.05%) Financial Institution
19 43 (11.78%) Migration
20 42 (11.51%) Workflow
21 41 (11.23%) Market Risk
22 37 (10.14%) Data Architecture
23 36 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
23 36 (9.86%) Perl
24 34 (9.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 34 (9.32%) Legal

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.10%) GemFire
2 4 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (1.10%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.82%) SAS
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.55%) Apache
5 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (6.03%) MS Office
2 20 (5.48%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.10%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (4.66%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.37%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.55%) Eagle STAR
3 2 (0.55%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.27%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.74%) Internet
2 6 (1.64%) Extranet
3 2 (0.55%) AMQP
4 1 (0.27%) Intranet
4 1 (0.27%) BGP
4 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (16.71%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (6.85%) SQL Server
3 23 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (5.21%) Big Data
6 16 (4.38%) Data Mining
7 13 (3.56%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.29%) Hadoop
8 12 (3.29%) OLAP
9 11 (3.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 11 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (3.01%) Oracle OLAP
9 11 (3.01%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.47%) Sybase IQ
10 9 (2.47%) Sybase ASE
11 8 (2.19%) Data Mart
11 8 (2.19%) QlikView
12 6 (1.64%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.37%) DB2
13 5 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (3.29%) Subversion
2 11 (3.01%) Toad
3 6 (1.64%) Ant
4 5 (1.37%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.10%) JIRA
5 4 (1.10%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (1.10%) ERwin
6 3 (0.82%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (0.82%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.55%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.27%) XMLSpy
8 1 (0.27%) JUnit
8 1 (0.27%) Maven
8 1 (0.27%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.27%) jMock
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 199 (54.52%) Finance
2 198 (54.25%) Banking
3 158 (43.29%) Investment Banking
4 56 (15.34%) Front Office
5 52 (14.25%) Back Office
6 44 (12.05%) Financial Institution
7 34 (9.32%) Legal
8 17 (4.66%) Retail
9 13 (3.56%) Law
10 10 (2.74%) Multimedia
11 9 (2.47%) Marketing
12 8 (2.19%) Corporate Banking
12 8 (2.19%) Publishing
13 6 (1.64%) Retail Banking
13 6 (1.64%) Advertising
14 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.55%) International Banking
15 2 (0.55%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (39.45%) Analyst
2 118 (32.33%) Business Analyst
3 58 (15.89%) Developer
4 33 (9.04%) Project Manager
5 31 (8.49%) Data Analyst
6 30 (8.22%) Architect
7 28 (7.67%) Consultant
8 24 (6.58%) Java Developer
9 21 (5.75%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 19 (5.21%) Data Architect
10 19 (5.21%) Banking Business Analyst
11 17 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (3.84%) Lead Business Analyst
12 14 (3.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 12 (3.29%) Data Manager
14 11 (3.01%) ETL Developer
14 11 (3.01%) Senior Business Analyst
14 11 (3.01%) Scala Developer
15 9 (2.47%) Reference Data Business Analyst
16 8 (2.19%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.77%) XML
2 12 (3.29%) .NET
3 11 (3.01%) Spring
4 9 (2.47%) Web Services
5 6 (1.64%) JMS
6 5 (1.37%) J2EE
7 4 (1.10%) Middleware
8 3 (0.82%) EJB
8 3 (0.82%) JSP
8 3 (0.82%) Servlets
8 3 (0.82%) Swing
8 3 (0.82%) Java RMI
9 2 (0.55%) Spring Batch
9 2 (0.55%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.55%) XSLT
9 2 (0.55%) JAXB
10 1 (0.27%) Rendezvous
10 1 (0.27%) FpML
10 1 (0.27%) HTML
10 1 (0.27%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 105 (28.77%) Equities
2 70 (19.18%) Derivative
3 51 (13.97%) Fixed Income
4 41 (11.23%) Market Risk
5 34 (9.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 31 (8.49%) Credit Risk
7 14 (3.84%) Statistics
8 11 (3.01%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.74%) SWIFT
9 10 (2.74%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.47%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (1.64%) Data Conversion
12 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.10%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.82%) Tandem
13 3 (0.82%) Replication
13 3 (0.82%) Physics
14 2 (0.55%) Informatics
14 2 (0.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 44 (12.05%) UNIX
2 15 (4.11%) Linux
3 12 (3.29%) Windows
4 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.56%) Data Management
2 76 (20.82%) Business Analysis
3 75 (20.55%) Data Modelling
4 58 (15.89%) Project Management
4 58 (15.89%) Risk Management
5 45 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (11.78%) Migration
7 42 (11.51%) Workflow
8 37 (10.14%) Data Architecture
9 36 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (8.49%) ETL
12 27 (7.40%) Asset Management
13 26 (7.12%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (6.85%) Investment Management
15 24 (6.58%) Wealth Management
15 24 (6.58%) Change Management
16 23 (6.30%) Analytics
17 20 (5.48%) Data Analysis
18 19 (5.21%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 149 (40.82%) SQL
2 53 (14.52%) Java
3 36 (9.86%) Perl
4 18 (4.93%) Python
5 17 (4.66%) T-SQL
5 17 (4.66%) PL/SQL
6 15 (4.11%) Scala
7 11 (3.01%) Shell Script
7 11 (3.01%) Ruby
8 10 (2.74%) C#
9 9 (2.47%) RPG
9 9 (2.47%) VBA
10 8 (2.19%) SPARQL
11 7 (1.92%) C
12 3 (0.82%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.55%) C++
13 2 (0.55%) PHP
13 2 (0.55%) VB
14 1 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (9.04%) Degree
2 8 (2.19%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.22%) MiFID
2 25 (6.85%) EMIR
2 25 (6.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 23 (6.30%) FATCA
4 21 (5.75%) QA
5 18 (4.93%) Data Quality
6 14 (3.84%) SLA
7 9 (2.47%) Basel III
8 7 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.82%) Basel II
10 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.47%) Control-M
2 4 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.82%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 61 (16.71%) Bloomberg
2 56 (15.34%) Oracle
3 47 (12.88%) Reuters
4 30 (8.22%) Informatica
5 22 (6.03%) GoldenSource
6 20 (5.48%) Sybase
7 19 (5.21%) TIBCO
8 15 (4.11%) Business Objects
9 12 (3.29%) Pega
10 10 (2.74%) IBM
11 9 (2.47%) SunGard
11 9 (2.47%) ParAccel
12 8 (2.19%) Cloudera
13 7 (1.92%) Charles River
13 7 (1.92%) StatPro
13 7 (1.92%) Advent
13 7 (1.92%) SimCorp
13 7 (1.92%) BI-SAM
13 7 (1.92%) FactSet
14 5 (1.37%) Microsoft
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