The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reference Data
UK / Scotland
Rank 120 133 155
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 14 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.61% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 1.35% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £51,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £52,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.96% +4.50%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
829 1330 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.31% 45.01% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 518 775 722
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 Scotland

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Scotland

Reference Data
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 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
Glasgow +20 14 £51,250 -
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) General Ledger
4 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Unix
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) Back Office
5 8 (33.33%) Cash Management
5 8 (33.33%) Data Management
6 7 (29.17%) Data Quality
6 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (25.00%) Python
7 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (25.00%) Banking
7 6 (25.00%) IBM
8 5 (20.83%) Spring
8 5 (20.83%) Information Architecture
8 5 (20.83%) Data Architecture
8 5 (20.83%) Data Integration
8 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
8 5 (20.83%) XML
9 4 (16.67%) OLAP
9 4 (16.67%) Star Schema
9 4 (16.67%) XML Schema
9 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 4 (16.67%) SOA
9 4 (16.67%) JMS

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (16.67%) GemFire
2 2 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 4 (16.67%) DataStage
3 4 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (16.67%) OLAP
3 4 (16.67%) OLTP
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.67%) Star Schema
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (4.17%) MarkLogic
6 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) ERwin
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) MagicDraw
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) General Ledger
3 8 (33.33%) Back Office
4 6 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
1 11 (45.83%) Lead Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Information Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Database Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 1 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Information Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
1 5 (20.83%) Spring
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) JMS
2 4 (16.67%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (16.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) DOM
3 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) iBATIS
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) JAXB
3 1 (4.17%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Data Integration
3 4 (16.67%) Ontologies
3 4 (16.67%) Taxonomies
4 3 (12.50%) Market Risk
5 2 (8.33%) User Experience
6 1 (4.17%) Derivative
6 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.17%) Swaptions
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Cash Management
2 8 (33.33%) Data Management
3 5 (20.83%) Data Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Information Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Data Lineage
4 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (16.67%) Metadata Management
4 4 (16.67%) Microservices
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
4 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.67%) Open Source
4 4 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) UML
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) Data Quality
2 4 (16.67%) ISO20022
3 1 (4.17%) EMIR
3 1 (4.17%) MiFID
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.17%) UCITS
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) IBM
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Google
3 3 (12.50%) Cognos
4 2 (8.33%) Ab Initio
4 2 (8.33%) Informatica
4 2 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Charles River