The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £53,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year
+30.84% +107.76%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
448 333 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.88% 19.20% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 399 295 302
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Reference Data
West Midlands

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Birmingham

Reference Data
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) UML
1 12 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) Use Case
1 12 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (100.00%) BPMN
1 12 (100.00%) User Stories
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) QA

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Financial Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) UML
1 12 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 12 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) Use Case
1 12 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (100.00%) BPMN
1 12 (100.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle