The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 94 108 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 2 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 0.076% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.17% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £48,050 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -11.21%
Reference Data
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
432 578 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.47% 43.92% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 287 350 142
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,600 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Glasgow

Reference Data
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reference Data across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Reference Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Reference Data
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MOM
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy