The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 738 820 833
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +13
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 139 138 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 102 111 99
Median salary £66,250 £62,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £93,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36816 45202 46174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.54% 42.56% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30051 36006 37313
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,433 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Reference Data
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Reference Data within the UK.

Reference Data Salary Trend in the UK

Reference Data
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reference Data over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 within the UK.

Reference Data Salary Histogram in the UK

Reference Data
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 112 £72,500 +16.00% 4
London +76 104 £72,500 +11.53% 3
City of London +26 31 £65,052 +13.13%
Scotland +41 19 £51,250 -43.05%
Glasgow +39 19 £51,250 -
Wales - 5 £25,500 -
Cardiff - 5 £25,500 -
South Wales - 5 £25,500 -
South East +52 4 £83,750 +86.11%
South West +11 3 £65,000 -
Bromley - 2 £91,250 -
Surrey - 2 £83,750 -
Berkshire - 2 £61,250 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £70,000 -
Dorset +20 1 £85,750 -
North West -16 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £62,000 -
Bristol - 1 £65,000 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £85,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £62,000 -
Merseyside - 1 - -

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Reference Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 131 (49.81%) Finance
2 117 (44.49%) SQL
3 80 (30.42%) Banking
4 79 (30.04%) Data Management
5 73 (27.76%) Data Quality
6 71 (27.00%) Java
7 65 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (21.29%) Data Modelling
9 49 (18.63%) SQL Server
10 43 (16.35%) Analytics
11 41 (15.59%) Degree
11 41 (15.59%) C#
12 40 (15.21%) Data Warehouse
13 37 (14.07%) Oracle
13 37 (14.07%) Data Analysis
14 36 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (13.69%) Microsoft
14 36 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
15 35 (13.31%) SDLC
16 33 (12.55%) Derivative
17 32 (12.17%) Migration
17 32 (12.17%) Data Architecture
18 31 (11.79%) Business Analysis
18 31 (11.79%) XML
18 31 (11.79%) ETL
18 31 (11.79%) Python
19 30 (11.41%) AngularJS
20 29 (11.03%) Data Governance
20 29 (11.03%) Fixed Income
21 28 (10.65%) JavaScript

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.32%) SAS
2 9 (3.42%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.04%) Jetty
4 5 (1.90%) Apache
5 4 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.52%) GemFire
5 4 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.14%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.14%) Moodle
6 3 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.76%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.76%) Documentum
7 2 (0.76%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.38%) Confluence
8 1 (0.38%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.38%) JBoss
8 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.80%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.52%) MS Office
4 3 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.76%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.76%) SPSS
6 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Markit EDM
1 4 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.14%) FINCAD Analytics
3 2 (0.76%) FastStats
4 1 (0.38%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.66%) GitHub
2 6 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) Multicast
1 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 40 (15.21%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (9.51%) Relational Database
4 20 (7.60%) MySQL
5 15 (5.70%) RDBMS
6 14 (5.32%) Big Data
6 14 (5.32%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (5.32%) QlikView
7 12 (4.56%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.56%) Oracle Database
7 12 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (4.18%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.42%) DataStage
9 9 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (3.04%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (2.66%) DB2
12 6 (2.28%) MS Access
12 6 (2.28%) OLAP
13 5 (1.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (5.70%) ERwin
2 14 (5.32%) Maven
3 10 (3.80%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.04%) Subversion
5 7 (2.66%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.66%) JIRA
6 6 (2.28%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.28%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.28%) XMLSpy
7 4 (1.52%) MagicDraw
8 2 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.38%) Ant
9 1 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
General
1 131 (49.81%) Finance
2 80 (30.42%) Banking
3 26 (9.89%) Back Office
4 25 (9.51%) Retail
5 24 (9.13%) Investment Banking
6 18 (6.84%) Front Office
7 12 (4.56%) General Ledger
8 8 (3.04%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.66%) Legal
10 6 (2.28%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.14%) Law
11 3 (1.14%) Marketing
12 2 (0.76%) Publishing
12 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.38%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 95 (36.12%) Analyst
2 80 (30.42%) Developer
3 43 (16.35%) Data Analyst
4 41 (15.59%) Java Developer
5 38 (14.45%) Business Analyst
6 37 (14.07%) Architect
7 22 (8.37%) Data Business Analyst
7 22 (8.37%) Senior Developer
8 21 (7.98%) Data Architect
8 21 (7.98%) SQL Developer
9 18 (6.84%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (5.70%) Consultant
10 15 (5.70%) Project Manager
11 12 (4.56%) Lead Developer
11 12 (4.56%) Python Developer
12 11 (4.18%) Market Data Developer
13 10 (3.80%) Data Manager
13 10 (3.80%) Excel Analyst
13 10 (3.80%) Market Data Business Analyst
14 9 (3.42%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.79%) XML
2 30 (11.41%) AngularJS
3 24 (9.13%) Hibernate
4 21 (7.98%) Spring
5 18 (6.84%) Apache Camel
6 17 (6.46%) HTML
7 12 (4.56%) CSS
8 11 (4.18%) REST
9 10 (3.80%) .NET
10 9 (3.42%) Guava
10 9 (3.42%) Guice
10 9 (3.42%) HTML5
11 8 (3.04%) .NET Framework
11 8 (3.04%) Apache CXF
11 8 (3.04%) JPA
11 8 (3.04%) WCF
12 7 (2.66%) ASP.NET
12 7 (2.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (2.66%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (2.66%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (12.55%) Derivative
3 29 (11.03%) Fixed Income
4 27 (10.27%) Equities
5 22 (8.37%) Credit Risk
6 21 (7.98%) Data Integration
6 21 (7.98%) Management Information System
7 20 (7.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (7.22%) Market Risk
9 16 (6.08%) Computer Science
10 13 (4.94%) OTC Derivatives
11 12 (4.56%) Equity Derivative
12 11 (4.18%) PMI
13 10 (3.80%) Hedge funds
13 10 (3.80%) Mathematics
13 10 (3.80%) Statistics
14 9 (3.42%) Data Extraction
15 7 (2.66%) Data Structures
15 7 (2.66%) Informatics
15 7 (2.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.89%) Unix
2 23 (8.75%) Linux
3 7 (2.66%) Windows
4 4 (1.52%) Solaris
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (30.04%) Data Management
2 65 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (21.29%) Data Modelling
4 43 (16.35%) Analytics
5 37 (14.07%) Data Analysis
6 36 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (13.31%) SDLC
8 32 (12.17%) Data Architecture
8 32 (12.17%) Migration
9 31 (11.79%) Business Analysis
9 31 (11.79%) ETL
10 29 (11.03%) Data Governance
11 25 (9.51%) Asset Management
12 24 (9.13%) Quality Management
13 23 (8.75%) Project Management
14 22 (8.37%) Risk Management
15 21 (7.98%) Master Data Management
16 20 (7.60%) Data Mapping
16 20 (7.60%) Investment Management
16 20 (7.60%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (44.49%) SQL
2 71 (27.00%) Java
3 41 (15.59%) C#
4 31 (11.79%) Python
5 28 (10.65%) JavaScript
6 18 (6.84%) Scala
7 13 (4.94%) C++
8 12 (4.56%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.42%) Perl
10 8 (3.04%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.28%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.90%) R
13 3 (1.14%) C
13 3 (1.14%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.14%) PHP
13 3 (1.14%) VBA
14 2 (0.76%) F#
14 2 (0.76%) Haskell
14 2 (0.76%) VB
14 2 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (15.59%) Degree
2 11 (4.18%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.38%) PhD
4 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (27.76%) Data Quality
2 19 (7.22%) MiFID
3 13 (4.94%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (4.18%) EMIR
5 6 (2.28%) QA
5 6 (2.28%) SLA
6 4 (1.52%) ISO20022
7 3 (1.14%) Basel III
8 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.38%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.38%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (0.76%) GridGain
2 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Oozie
Vendors
1 37 (14.07%) Oracle
2 36 (13.69%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.75%) Sybase
4 22 (8.37%) Informatica
5 13 (4.94%) Charles River
6 12 (4.56%) Teradata
7 11 (4.18%) Ab Initio
7 11 (4.18%) GoldenSource
7 11 (4.18%) IBM
8 9 (3.42%) RedGate
9 7 (2.66%) Bloomberg
9 7 (2.66%) Trillium
10 6 (2.28%) Cognos
10 6 (2.28%) Google
11 5 (1.90%) Netezza
12 4 (1.52%) Fidessa
13 3 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (1.14%) Reuters
13 3 (1.14%) SAP
14 2 (0.76%) Cognizant
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