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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 466 459 436
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 156 179 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.39% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.87% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 122 135 142
Average salary £67,500 £75,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £45,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,750 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +80.55%
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
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 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 28 August 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 +12 53 £62,500 -13.79% 9
Canary Wharf - 2 £100,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 188 (64.60%) Banking
2 169 (58.08%) Finance
3 103 (35.40%) SQL
4 88 (30.24%) Investment Banking
5 73 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (23.71%) Data Management
6 69 (23.71%) Data Modelling
7 62 (21.31%) Waterfall
8 55 (18.90%) Business Analysis
9 53 (18.21%) Java
10 51 (17.53%) Project Management
11 50 (17.18%) Migration
12 49 (16.84%) Data Analysis
13 45 (15.46%) SDLC
14 41 (14.09%) Derivative
15 39 (13.40%) Retail
16 38 (13.06%) SQL Server
17 35 (12.03%) UNIX
18 34 (11.68%) XML
19 33 (11.34%) Front Office
19 33 (11.34%) Back Office
19 33 (11.34%) Software Delivery
20 32 (11.00%) Web Services
21 31 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
21 31 (10.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 29 (9.97%) Oracle
22 29 (9.97%) Data Migration
23 28 (9.62%) Market Risk
23 28 (9.62%) .NET
23 28 (9.62%) ETL

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (2.41%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.72%) Apache
3 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.37%) JBoss
4 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.69%) SAS
5 2 (0.69%) CMS
6 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (4.47%) MS Visio
2 10 (3.44%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.03%) MS Office
5 2 (0.69%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.34%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.03%) Beauchamp
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.50%) DSL
2 2 (0.69%) X.509
2 2 (0.69%) Extranet
2 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) VPN
3 1 (0.34%) ADSL
3 1 (0.34%) GPRS
3 1 (0.34%) FTP
3 1 (0.34%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.06%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.25%) Relational Database
3 19 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (5.15%) Big Data
5 13 (4.47%) DB2
6 8 (2.75%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.69%) DataStage
10 2 (0.69%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (8.93%) Maven
2 25 (8.59%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.59%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.72%) JUnit
3 5 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.37%) PowerDesigner
4 4 (1.37%) JIRA
4 4 (1.37%) jMock
5 2 (0.69%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.34%) Toad
6 1 (0.34%) ERwin
6 1 (0.34%) MSI
6 1 (0.34%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.34%) NUnit
6 1 (0.34%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.34%) Subversion
6 1 (0.34%) Hudson
6 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 188 (64.60%) Banking
2 169 (58.08%) Finance
3 88 (30.24%) Investment Banking
4 39 (13.40%) Retail
5 33 (11.34%) Front Office
5 33 (11.34%) Back Office
6 24 (8.25%) Financial Institution
7 12 (4.12%) Legal
8 4 (1.37%) Marketing
8 4 (1.37%) French Language
8 4 (1.37%) Publishing
9 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.69%) Law
10 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (45.70%) Analyst
2 83 (28.52%) Business Analyst
3 68 (23.37%) Data Analyst
4 35 (12.03%) Developer
5 29 (9.97%) Banking Business Analyst
6 28 (9.62%) Business Data Analyst
7 20 (6.87%) Architect
8 19 (6.53%) Project Manager
8 19 (6.53%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 16 (5.50%) Solutions Analyst
10 15 (5.15%) Support Analyst
11 14 (4.81%) Consultant
12 13 (4.47%) Reference Data Business Analyst
13 12 (4.12%) Data Business Analyst
14 11 (3.78%) Data Architect
15 10 (3.44%) Applications Specialist
15 10 (3.44%) Junior
15 10 (3.44%) Technical Specialist
15 10 (3.44%) Technical Leader
16 9 (3.09%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.68%) XML
2 32 (11.00%) Web Services
3 28 (9.62%) .NET
4 27 (9.28%) Spring
5 25 (8.59%) Hibernate
6 14 (4.81%) ASP.NET
7 10 (3.44%) XSLT
7 10 (3.44%) WCF
7 10 (3.44%) WPF
8 9 (3.09%) Reactive Extensions
9 8 (2.75%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (2.41%) Middleware
11 6 (2.06%) JMS
11 6 (2.06%) XSD
11 6 (2.06%) J2EE
11 6 (2.06%) FpML
12 5 (1.72%) JRules
12 5 (1.72%) FIXML
12 5 (1.72%) XML Schema
12 5 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.09%) Derivative
2 31 (10.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (9.62%) Market Risk
4 26 (8.93%) Data Structures
5 25 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (8.59%) Equities
6 24 (8.25%) Management Information System
7 21 (7.22%) Fixed Income
8 19 (6.53%) Credit Risk
9 12 (4.12%) Computer Science
9 12 (4.12%) Hedge funds
10 7 (2.41%) Data Integration
10 7 (2.41%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.03%) PMI
12 2 (0.69%) PKI
12 2 (0.69%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.69%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.69%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.03%) UNIX
2 22 (7.56%) Windows
3 21 (7.22%) Linux
4 5 (1.72%) zOS
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.34%) VMS
5 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (23.71%) Data Management
2 69 (23.71%) Data Modelling
3 62 (21.31%) Waterfall
4 55 (18.90%) Business Analysis
5 51 (17.53%) Project Management
6 50 (17.18%) Migration
7 49 (16.84%) Data Analysis
8 45 (15.46%) SDLC
9 33 (11.34%) Software Delivery
10 31 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (9.97%) Data Migration
12 28 (9.62%) ETL
13 27 (9.28%) Change Control
13 27 (9.28%) Logical Data Model
14 25 (8.59%) Risk Management
15 24 (8.25%) Quality Management
15 24 (8.25%) Data Governance
16 22 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (6.87%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 103 (35.40%) SQL
2 53 (18.21%) Java
3 26 (8.93%) Perl
4 17 (5.84%) C#
5 13 (4.47%) C
6 11 (3.78%) Python
7 10 (3.44%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.41%) C++
9 6 (2.06%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.37%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.37%) Scala
11 3 (1.03%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.34%) XPath
12 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (6.87%) Degree
2 5 (1.72%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.69%) PMP
4 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.34%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.34%) MCSA
5 1 (0.34%) CCNP
5 1 (0.34%) CCNA
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.25%) MiFID
2 20 (6.87%) Data Quality
3 10 (3.44%) SLA
4 6 (2.06%) QA
5 5 (1.72%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (1.37%) FATCA
7 3 (1.03%) EMIR
8 2 (0.69%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.34%) Xen
2 1 (0.34%) XenApp
2 1 (0.34%) XenServer
2 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (4.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.34%) Control-M
2 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (9.97%) Oracle
2 22 (7.56%) GoldenSource
3 21 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 20 (6.87%) Sybase
5 19 (6.53%) Bloomberg
6 13 (4.47%) HP
7 12 (4.12%) IBM
8 8 (2.75%) Informatica
8 8 (2.75%) Reuters
9 6 (2.06%) Murex
10 3 (1.03%) Perforce
11 2 (0.69%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.69%) VMware
11 2 (0.69%) Remedy
11 2 (0.69%) Tableau
11 2 (0.69%) Coverity
11 2 (0.69%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.69%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.34%) StatPro
12 1 (0.34%) SunGard
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum Plus £5k car allowance, 10% bonus, home work
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £120000 - £180000 per annum + £120,000 and above + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £72000 per annum + 6k car + bonus + pen + health
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS OTE £200000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum Plus £5k car allowance, 10% bonus, home work
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 25 days ago