The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reference Data
UK / England
Rank 766 859 808
Rank change year-on-year +93 -51  
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 71 70 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.072% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.18% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 52 94
Median salary £80,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £74,500 £103,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% +55.55%  

Reference Data is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30700 39773 38788
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.49% 41.07% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24861 32193 30975
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,520 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Reference Data as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data in England

Reference Data
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Reference Data in England

Reference Data
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reference Data in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Reference Data in England

Reference Data
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
London +73 69 £80,000 +33.33% 9
East of England +25 1 £21,000 -23.63%
South East - 1 £65,000 -
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 87 (50.29%) Finance
2 84 (48.55%) SQL
3 57 (32.95%) Data Management
4 52 (30.06%) Java
5 47 (27.17%) Banking
6 46 (26.59%) Data Quality
7 42 (24.28%) Data Modelling
8 40 (23.12%) Oracle
9 35 (20.23%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (17.92%) SDLC
11 29 (16.76%) Degree
12 28 (16.18%) SQL Server
13 27 (15.61%) Business Analysis
13 27 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (14.45%) XML
16 24 (13.87%) Migration
17 23 (13.29%) Workflow
17 23 (13.29%) Python
17 23 (13.29%) MiFID
18 22 (12.72%) Investment Banking
18 22 (12.72%) Linux
18 22 (12.72%) JavaScript
18 22 (12.72%) Scala
19 21 (12.14%) Data Governance
19 21 (12.14%) Sybase
19 21 (12.14%) Data Analysis
20 20 (11.56%) Data Architecture
21 19 (10.98%) Metadata Management
21 19 (10.98%) Business Intelligence

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 7 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.31%) Moodle
3 3 (1.73%) Apache
3 3 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.73%) Jetty
3 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.16%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.16%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.16%) JBoss
5 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.58%) Mule
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.31%) MS Office
3 3 (1.73%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.73%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) Multicast
1 6 (3.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.58%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (8.09%) MySQL
4 13 (7.51%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.94%) Big Data
6 10 (5.78%) NoSQL
7 9 (5.20%) QlikView
8 8 (4.62%) DB2
8 8 (4.62%) Hadoop
8 8 (4.62%) RDBMS
9 7 (4.05%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (4.05%) MongoDB
10 6 (3.47%) MS Access
10 6 (3.47%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.31%) Apache Hive
11 4 (2.31%) KDB
11 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.73%) HBase
12 3 (1.73%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 14 (8.09%) Maven
2 9 (5.20%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.62%) ERwin
4 6 (3.47%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.47%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.47%) XMLSpy
5 5 (2.89%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.73%) Subversion
7 2 (1.16%) JIRA
7 2 (1.16%) JUnit
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.16%) Toad
8 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.58%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.58%) Hudson
8 1 (0.58%) jMock
8 1 (0.58%) MagicDraw
General
1 87 (50.29%) Finance
2 47 (27.17%) Banking
3 22 (12.72%) Investment Banking
4 11 (6.36%) Front Office
5 9 (5.20%) Back Office
5 9 (5.20%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.89%) Retail
7 4 (2.31%) Legal
8 3 (1.73%) Law
9 2 (1.16%) Marketing
9 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.58%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (33.53%) Analyst
2 51 (29.48%) Developer
3 28 (16.18%) Business Analyst
4 27 (15.61%) Architect
4 27 (15.61%) Java Developer
5 25 (14.45%) Data Analyst
6 24 (13.87%) Senior Developer
7 19 (10.98%) Data Architect
8 17 (9.83%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (7.51%) Consultant
9 13 (7.51%) Scala Developer
10 9 (5.20%) Finance Business Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) Financial Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) Financial Business Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) FIX Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) FIX Business Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) Market Data Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.62%) Data Business Analyst
11 8 (4.62%) MiFID Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.45%) XML
2 18 (10.40%) FIX Protocol
3 16 (9.25%) AngularJS
3 16 (9.25%) Hibernate
4 12 (6.94%) HTML
5 11 (6.36%) HTML5
6 9 (5.20%) Spring
7 7 (4.05%) Java EE
8 6 (3.47%) J2EE
9 5 (2.89%) CSS
10 4 (2.31%) Apache Camel
10 4 (2.31%) CSS3
10 4 (2.31%) Guava
10 4 (2.31%) Guice
10 4 (2.31%) Lucene
10 4 (2.31%) Web Services
11 3 (1.73%) Apache CXF
11 3 (1.73%) JPA
11 3 (1.73%) JSON
11 3 (1.73%) JSON Schema
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.23%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.25%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.09%) Fixed Income
4 11 (6.36%) Fintech
5 9 (5.20%) Equities
6 8 (4.62%) Derivative
7 6 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.47%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.89%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.31%) Market Risk
9 4 (2.31%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (1.73%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.73%) Smart Energy
10 3 (1.73%) VLE
11 2 (1.16%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.16%) PMI
11 2 (1.16%) Pricing Data
11 2 (1.16%) Reinsurance
12 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.58%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.72%) Linux
2 11 (6.36%) Unix
3 7 (4.05%) Windows
4 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.95%) Data Management
2 42 (24.28%) Data Modelling
3 31 (17.92%) SDLC
4 27 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (15.61%) Business Analysis
5 24 (13.87%) Migration
6 23 (13.29%) Workflow
7 21 (12.14%) Data Analysis
7 21 (12.14%) Data Governance
8 20 (11.56%) Data Architecture
9 19 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (10.98%) Metadata Management
10 18 (10.40%) ETL
11 17 (9.83%) Analytics
12 15 (8.67%) Web Development
13 14 (8.09%) Master Data Management
14 13 (7.51%) Data Mapping
15 12 (6.94%) Asset Management
15 12 (6.94%) Investment Management
16 11 (6.36%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (48.55%) SQL
2 52 (30.06%) Java
3 23 (13.29%) Python
4 22 (12.72%) JavaScript
4 22 (12.72%) Scala
5 12 (6.94%) C#
5 12 (6.94%) Perl
6 7 (4.05%) C++
7 5 (2.89%) R
8 4 (2.31%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.73%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.58%) PHP
10 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.58%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (16.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) ISEB
2 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (26.59%) Data Quality
2 23 (13.29%) MiFID
3 15 (8.67%) QA
4 5 (2.89%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (2.31%) EMIR
6 3 (1.73%) GDPR
7 2 (1.16%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.58%) Basel III
8 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) HDFS
2 1 (0.58%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) Oozie
Vendors
1 40 (23.12%) Oracle
2 21 (12.14%) Sybase
3 14 (8.09%) Informatica
4 13 (7.51%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.94%) GoldenSource
6 7 (4.05%) Teradata
6 7 (4.05%) Trillium
7 6 (3.47%) Bloomberg
7 6 (3.47%) Reuters
8 4 (2.31%) IBM
9 3 (1.73%) Casewise
10 2 (1.16%) Cognos
10 2 (1.16%) Talend
11 1 (0.58%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.58%) Actian
11 1 (0.58%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.58%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.58%) TIBCO
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