The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 216 - 220
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.019% - 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.047% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £82,500 - £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +80.55%
Reference Data
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2141 2266 1970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.48% 38.08% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1421 1537
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reference Data across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Berkshire

Reference Data
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Reading - 1 £82,500 -
Reference Data
South East

Reference Data
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL