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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
784 561 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.00% 31.97% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 643 426 591
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Reference Data
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 16 (100.00%) SAS
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
1 16 (100.00%) Validation
1 16 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 16 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 16 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (87.50%) Data Integration
2 14 (87.50%) Spreadsheet
2 14 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 14 (87.50%) Data Management
2 14 (87.50%) Business Analysis
2 14 (87.50%) C
2 14 (87.50%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (75.00%) Retail
3 12 (75.00%) RTP
4 4 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 16 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Base SAS
2 14 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (75.00%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Data Manager
2 13 (81.25%) Data Integration Manager
2 13 (81.25%) Integration Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Data Quality Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Quality Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Manager
4 1 (6.25%) QC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (87.50%) Data Integration
1 14 (87.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 16 (100.00%) Validation
2 14 (87.50%) Business Analysis
2 14 (87.50%) Data Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C
1 14 (87.50%) C#
1 14 (87.50%) C++
1 14 (87.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) Data Quality