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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank - - 252
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -25.00%
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
2196 2311 2478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.19% 37.84% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 1827 1924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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