The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 164 152 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.28% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £53,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year
+30.84% +107.76%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1091 917 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.71% 28.97% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 697 486 579
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reference Data across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stirling - 5 - -
Edinburgh - 3 £34,500 - 1
West Lothian +18 1 £32,500 - 1
Glasgow -18 1 - -
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (50.00%) Banking
2 8 (44.44%) Quality Management
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Project Planning
3 7 (38.89%) Release Management
3 7 (38.89%) Dependency Management
3 7 (38.89%) Test Management
3 7 (38.89%) PMI
3 7 (38.89%) PMI Certification
3 7 (38.89%) PRINCE
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (38.89%) Supplier Management
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 2 (11.11%) Retail
6 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (11.11%) SAS
7 1 (5.56%) OLTP
7 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) OLTP
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (50.00%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Legal
5 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modeller
5 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) WCF
1 1 (5.56%) LINQ
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Equities
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Quality Management
1 8 (44.44%) Project Management
1 8 (44.44%) Project Planning
2 7 (38.89%) Release Management
2 7 (38.89%) Dependency Management
2 7 (38.89%) Test Management
2 7 (38.89%) PRINCE
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (38.89%) Supplier Management
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) PMI Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.56%) Reuters
2 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
2 1 (5.56%) Informatica
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago