The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 135 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.045% - 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £82,500 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +55.55%
Reference Data
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
829 872 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.41% 36.75% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 571 545 667
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Reading

Reference Data
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL