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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 801 815 771
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -44
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 126 169 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 98 114 144
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £43,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £91,750 £96,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -25.00%

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
40540 45734 47250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.37% 41.54% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33056 36286 37378
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 July 2016 within the UK.

Reference Data Salary Histogram in the UK

Reference Data
Top 24 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 27 July 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 -24 108 £67,500 - 17
London -11 90 £70,000 - 12
City of London +47 29 £67,500 +8.00% 4
Scotland +11 17 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Glasgow 0 16 £50,000 - 2
South East +15 12 £43,750 -16.66% 2
Kent - 6 £45,000 -
Berkshire +10 5 £37,500 -54.54% 1
Wokingham - 5 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £56,250 - 2
North West - 3 £56,250 - 2
Leeds +27 2 £60,000 +9.09%
West Yorkshire +24 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Yorkshire +24 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Knutsford - 2 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh +7 1 - -
Wales - 1 £25,500 -
Epsom - 1 £42,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 - 1
Cardiff - 1 £25,500 -
South Wales - 1 £25,500 -
Coventry - 1 £42,500 -

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 145 (65.32%) Finance
2 89 (40.09%) SQL
3 71 (31.98%) Banking
4 64 (28.83%) Data Management
5 58 (26.13%) Fixed Income
6 49 (22.07%) Asset Management
7 45 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (20.27%) Derivative
8 44 (19.82%) Data Quality
9 43 (19.37%) SQL Server
10 41 (18.47%) Front Office
10 41 (18.47%) Investment Banking
10 41 (18.47%) Data Governance
11 37 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 37 (16.67%) Project Management
12 34 (15.32%) Data Analysis
13 33 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
14 29 (13.06%) Business Analysis
14 29 (13.06%) Equities
15 28 (12.61%) Oracle
15 28 (12.61%) Microsoft
16 26 (11.71%) Java
16 26 (11.71%) Retail
17 25 (11.26%) Management Information System
17 25 (11.26%) Bloomberg
17 25 (11.26%) Analytics
18 24 (10.81%) Charles River
19 22 (9.91%) Investment Management
20 21 (9.46%) Back Office

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 8 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.70%) SAS
3 3 (1.35%) Jetty
4 2 (0.90%) Apache
4 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.90%) Documentum
5 1 (0.45%) Confluence
5 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.45%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) JBoss
5 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.66%) MS Visio
3 13 (5.86%) MS Office
4 8 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.60%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.80%) Eagle PACE
3 3 (1.35%) CSG Singleview
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) GitHub
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.15%) Multicast
1 7 (3.15%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.90%) LDAP
3 1 (0.45%) HTTP
3 1 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.45%) VPN
3 1 (0.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (19.37%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.15%) Big Data
5 6 (2.70%) DataStage
5 6 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.35%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.35%) Redis
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.90%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.90%) QlikView
9 2 (0.90%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 7 (3.15%) JIRA
2 6 (2.70%) NUnit
3 4 (1.80%) ERwin
3 4 (1.80%) Subversion
4 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.35%) TestNG
4 3 (1.35%) Toad
5 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.45%) JUnit
5 1 (0.45%) Maven
5 1 (0.45%) PowerDesigner
General
1 145 (65.32%) Finance
2 71 (31.98%) Banking
3 41 (18.47%) Front Office
3 41 (18.47%) Investment Banking
4 26 (11.71%) Retail
5 21 (9.46%) Back Office
6 12 (5.41%) Financial Institution
7 9 (4.05%) Legal
8 5 (2.25%) Billing
9 4 (1.80%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.80%) International Banking
9 4 (1.80%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.80%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.45%) Marketing
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (45.95%) Analyst
2 49 (22.07%) Business Analyst
3 45 (20.27%) Data Analyst
4 43 (19.37%) Developer
5 33 (14.86%) Data Business Analyst
6 23 (10.36%) Data Manager
7 19 (8.56%) Project Manager
8 17 (7.66%) Market Data Manager
9 15 (6.76%) Asset Management Analyst
9 15 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (5.86%) Asset Management Business Analyst
10 13 (5.86%) Java Developer
10 13 (5.86%) Vendor Manager
11 12 (5.41%) Architect
11 12 (5.41%) Banking Analyst
11 12 (5.41%) Market Data Analyst
12 11 (4.95%) Regulatory Business Analyst
12 11 (4.95%) Report Analyst
12 11 (4.95%) SQL Developer
13 10 (4.50%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.95%) XML
2 8 (3.60%) .NET
2 8 (3.60%) AngularJS
3 6 (2.70%) Web Services
4 5 (2.25%) Apache Camel
4 5 (2.25%) JSON
5 4 (1.80%) REST
5 4 (1.80%) Spring
6 3 (1.35%) Apache CXF
6 3 (1.35%) Guava
6 3 (1.35%) Guice
6 3 (1.35%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.35%) HTML
6 3 (1.35%) HTML5
6 3 (1.35%) J2EE
6 3 (1.35%) JPA
6 3 (1.35%) MSMQ
6 3 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (1.35%) RESTful
6 3 (1.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (26.13%) Fixed Income
2 45 (20.27%) Derivative
3 37 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (13.06%) Equities
5 25 (11.26%) Management Information System
6 18 (8.11%) Equity Derivative
6 18 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (7.66%) OTC Derivatives
8 10 (4.50%) Credit Risk
8 10 (4.50%) Pricing Data
9 9 (4.05%) Market Risk
10 8 (3.60%) Mathematics
10 8 (3.60%) Statistics
11 7 (3.15%) Computer Science
11 7 (3.15%) Reinsurance
12 6 (2.70%) Data Integration
12 6 (2.70%) Data Structures
12 6 (2.70%) Hedge funds
13 5 (2.25%) Algorithms
13 5 (2.25%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.31%) Unix
2 8 (3.60%) Linux
3 4 (1.80%) Solaris
4 2 (0.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (28.83%) Data Management
2 49 (22.07%) Asset Management
3 45 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (18.47%) Data Governance
5 37 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 37 (16.67%) Project Management
6 34 (15.32%) Data Analysis
7 29 (13.06%) Business Analysis
8 25 (11.26%) Analytics
9 22 (9.91%) Investment Management
10 20 (9.01%) SDLC
11 18 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (7.66%) Risk Management
12 17 (7.66%) Validation
13 16 (7.21%) Migration
13 16 (7.21%) Project Governance
13 16 (7.21%) Workflow
14 15 (6.76%) Quality Management
14 15 (6.76%) Waterfall
15 14 (6.31%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (40.09%) SQL
2 26 (11.71%) Java
3 19 (8.56%) C#
3 19 (8.56%) Python
4 12 (5.41%) T-SQL
5 11 (4.95%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.15%) C++
7 6 (2.70%) Perl
7 6 (2.70%) VB
8 5 (2.25%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.25%) VBA
9 4 (1.80%) VB6
10 3 (1.35%) Haskell
10 3 (1.35%) Kotlin
10 3 (1.35%) Scala
10 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.90%) PHP
12 1 (0.45%) C
12 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (7.66%) Degree
2 8 (3.60%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.35%) PMP
3 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.45%) CISA
4 1 (0.45%) CISM
4 1 (0.45%) CISSP
4 1 (0.45%) CRISC
4 1 (0.45%) ECDL
4 1 (0.45%) PhD
4 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (19.82%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.95%) Dodd-Frank
2 11 (4.95%) EMIR
2 11 (4.95%) MiFID
3 10 (4.50%) QA
4 9 (4.05%) Basel III
5 7 (3.15%) COREP
5 7 (3.15%) CRD IV
5 7 (3.15%) FINREP
6 6 (2.70%) SLA
7 5 (2.25%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.90%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 28 (12.61%) Microsoft
1 28 (12.61%) Oracle
2 25 (11.26%) Bloomberg
3 24 (10.81%) Charles River
4 10 (4.50%) GoldenSource
5 9 (4.05%) Reuters
6 8 (3.60%) Sybase
7 6 (2.70%) Ab Initio
7 6 (2.70%) HP
7 6 (2.70%) Informatica
7 6 (2.70%) SunGard
8 5 (2.25%) SAP
9 3 (1.35%) Cognizant
9 3 (1.35%) Netezza
9 3 (1.35%) Tableau
9 3 (1.35%) Teradata
10 2 (0.90%) Amdocs
10 2 (0.90%) Capita
10 2 (0.90%) OpenText
10 2 (0.90%) Pega
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, UK
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Highly Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, UK
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Highly Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus uncapped bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago