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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reference Data
UK / Scotland
Rank 128 145 155
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 8 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.61% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.41% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £63,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.45% +22.22%

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
861 1277 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.47% 43.54% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 566 757 666
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £28,650 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,251 £60,000 £62,500
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 February 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 +15 8 - - 1
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 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%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) Python
3 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 8 (33.33%) General Ledger
5 8 (33.33%) Cash Management
5 8 (33.33%) Back Office
5 8 (33.33%) Data Management
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
6 7 (29.17%) Unix
6 7 (29.17%) Market Risk
7 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (25.00%) IBM
7 6 (25.00%) Banking
8 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
8 5 (20.83%) Spring
8 5 (20.83%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) SQL
8 5 (20.83%) Data Integration
8 5 (20.83%) Data Architecture
8 5 (20.83%) Information Architecture
8 5 (20.83%) Data Quality
8 5 (20.83%) Reference Data Management
9 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (16.67%) Data Lake
9 4 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
9 4 (16.67%) Microservices

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
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%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (16.67%) OLAP
3 4 (16.67%) OLTP
3 4 (16.67%) Star Schema
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (8.33%) DataStage
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
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 8 (33.33%) Back Office
2 8 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 6 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
1 15 (62.50%) Lead Developer
2 10 (41.67%) 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 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Information Architect
5 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 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Market Risk
3 4 (16.67%) Taxonomies
4 1 (4.17%) Derivative
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Swaptions
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Cash Management
1 8 (33.33%) Data Management
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.83%) Data Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Data Integration
3 5 (20.83%) Information Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Reference Data Management
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Data Lineage
4 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
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%) Ontologies
4 4 (16.67%) Open Source
4 4 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) 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
2 4 (16.67%) Google
3 3 (12.50%) Cognos
4 2 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Charles River
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