The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reference Data
England / North West
Rank 245 230 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% 0.018% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.048% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2501 2073 2478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.02% 37.27% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2055 1644 2134
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Reference Data
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in the North West

Reference Data
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 1 - -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Ab Initio
2 2 (66.67%) Teradata
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) GoldenSource
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Netezza
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Data Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Ab Initio
1 2 (66.67%) GoldenSource
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Netezza
1 2 (66.67%) Teradata