The first 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 1 August 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 106 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.58% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 1.72% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.88%
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
401 406 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.23% 33.78% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 231 266 149
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Reference Data
Scotland

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 1 August 2014.

Reference Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Grid Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Wall Street Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Parallel Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Grid Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Parallel Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Wall Street Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase