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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 249 254 268
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.079% 0.030% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.084% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £57,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
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
2530 2393 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.03% 35.86% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2108 1927 2002
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +34 5 £57,500 +53.33%
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 5 (100.00%) GoldenSource
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Informatica
2 4 (80.00%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (80.00%) Netezza
2 4 (80.00%) Ab Initio
2 4 (80.00%) Teradata
2 4 (80.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Information Management
5 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
5 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (20.00%) Big Data
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

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 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Business Data Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Banking Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (80.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) GoldenSource
2 4 (80.00%) Ab Initio
2 4 (80.00%) Informatica
2 4 (80.00%) Netezza
2 4 (80.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) Cognizant