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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 234 249 251
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.059% 0.086% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.21% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.22%
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
1835 2344 2332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.83% 40.21% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 1852 1821
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reference Data across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Reference Data Salary Histogram in the South West

Reference Data
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 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
Dorset +20 1 £85,750 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £62,000 -
Bristol - 1 £65,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 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 South West region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Management Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Management Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality