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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 113 104 113
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.24% 0.32% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.83% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £53,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -23.21%
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
470 482 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.51% 38.71% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 231 314 327
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Reference Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) Document Management
5 5 (26.32%) Spring
5 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) FitNesse
6 4 (21.05%) QlikView
6 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
6 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (21.05%) RESTful
6 4 (21.05%) Statistics
6 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (21.05%) JSON
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) Subversion
6 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) People Management
6 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (21.05%) Change Control
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Maven
6 4 (21.05%) Freedom of Information
6 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (21.05%) e-Learning

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) QlikView
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) FitNesse
2 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
2 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) JUnit
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
2 4 (21.05%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Data Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Data Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Core Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) HR Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) HR Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Support Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Support
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Applications Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) J2EE
2 4 (21.05%) JDBC
2 4 (21.05%) JMS
2 4 (21.05%) JSON
2 4 (21.05%) RESTful
2 4 (21.05%) Servlets
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (21.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
1 4 (21.05%) e-Learning
1 4 (21.05%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (21.05%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Equities
2 1 (5.26%) Pricing Data
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Document Management
2 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
3 4 (21.05%) People Management
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Apple
2 1 (5.26%) Sun