The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.79% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +80.55%
Reference Data
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
494 418 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.31% 36.99% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 378 298 276
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Reference Data
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (100.00%) SAS
1 15 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
1 15 (100.00%) Validation
1 15 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 15 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (93.33%) Spreadsheet
2 14 (93.33%) Business Analysis
2 14 (93.33%) Base SAS
3 11 (73.33%) Data Integration
3 11 (73.33%) Retail
3 11 (73.33%) Data Management
4 8 (53.33%) RTP
5 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
5 7 (46.67%) Data Quality
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Degree

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 15 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (93.33%) Base SAS
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Data Manager
2 8 (53.33%) Integration Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Quality Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Data Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 15 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (73.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Validation
1 15 (100.00%) Data Validation
2 14 (93.33%) Business Analysis
3 11 (73.33%) Data Management
4 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) Data Quality