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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 102 109 97
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% 0.076% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.21% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £70,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +1.81%
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
452 470 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.90% 35.80% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 295 313 328
Average salary £42,000 £45,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.19% +7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MOM
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
2 2 (40.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (40.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (60.00%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
2 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy