The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 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 Hertfordshire - - -
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
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
879 801 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.43% 39.69% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 711 601 566
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) ITSM
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Altiris

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Software Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Management Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITSM
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Altiris
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) FrontRange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) PeopleSoft