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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 120 159 160
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +1
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 18 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 0.63% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Median salary £51,250 £90,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.05% +176.92%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
Reference Data
UK

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
800 1272 1125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.63% 41.70% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 509 741 715
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,434 £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 11 December 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
Glasgow +35 18 £51,250 -
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (36.36%) Unix
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) General Ledger
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle
5 10 (30.30%) Java
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
6 9 (27.27%) Data Management
6 9 (27.27%) Data Quality
7 8 (24.24%) Cash Management
7 8 (24.24%) Python
7 8 (24.24%) Back Office
8 7 (21.21%) IBM
8 7 (21.21%) DataStage
8 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
8 7 (21.21%) Banking
8 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
9 5 (15.15%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
9 5 (15.15%) Spring
9 5 (15.15%) Data Architecture
9 5 (15.15%) Information Architecture
9 5 (15.15%) Degree
9 5 (15.15%) Market Risk
9 5 (15.15%) Data Integration
9 5 (15.15%) ETL
9 5 (15.15%) Linux

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 (12.12%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (12.12%) GemFire
2 3 (9.09%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (21.21%) DataStage
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
2 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.12%) Data Lake
3 4 (12.12%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (12.12%) OLAP
3 4 (12.12%) OLTP
3 4 (12.12%) Star Schema
4 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.03%) MarkLogic
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) ERwin
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.12%) MagicDraw
1 4 (12.12%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Ant
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) General Ledger
3 8 (24.24%) Back Office
4 7 (21.21%) Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Python Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Information Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Applications Manager
6 4 (12.12%) Applications Support
6 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Manager
6 4 (12.12%) Database Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Support Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Management Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Report Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
1 5 (15.15%) Spring
1 5 (15.15%) XML
2 4 (12.12%) JMS
2 4 (12.12%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (12.12%) XML Schema
3 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.03%) DOM
3 1 (3.03%) Ext JS
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) iBATIS
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) JAXB
3 1 (3.03%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Data Integration
2 5 (15.15%) Market Risk
3 4 (12.12%) Ontologies
3 4 (12.12%) Taxonomies
3 4 (12.12%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Derivative
4 2 (6.06%) Equities
4 2 (6.06%) Fixed Income
4 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (3.03%) e-Learning
5 1 (3.03%) Swaptions
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Unix
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Data Management
3 8 (24.24%) Cash Management
4 5 (15.15%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 5 (15.15%) Data Architecture
4 5 (15.15%) ETL
4 5 (15.15%) Information Architecture
4 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Data Lineage
5 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.12%) ITSM
5 4 (12.12%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (12.12%) Metadata Management
5 4 (12.12%) Microservices
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Multithreaded Programming
5 4 (12.12%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (12.12%) SOA
5 4 (12.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) Perl
3 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) Data Quality
2 4 (12.12%) ISO20022
3 1 (3.03%) EMIR
3 1 (3.03%) MiFID
3 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.03%) UCITS
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) IBM
3 4 (12.12%) Ab Initio
3 4 (12.12%) Cognos
3 4 (12.12%) Google
3 4 (12.12%) Informatica
4 3 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Charles River
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft