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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank - 241 -
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.031% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.092% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -11.21%
Reference Data
England

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
2321 2178 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.37% 33.42% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1940 1698 2031
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reference Data across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP