The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 238 203 217
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +14
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 1 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% 0.41% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.048% 1.02% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 5
Average salary - £70,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +94.44%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £70,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +30.84%
Reference Data
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2094 2364 2086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.95% 40.77% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1625 1906 1782
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Reference Data
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in the South West

Reference Data
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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%) SAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Data Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
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