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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 221 209 205
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 4 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.066% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.38% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 13
Average salary £70,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -15.29%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
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
1659 1599 1574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.21% 30.79% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1325 1343
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -10 4 £70,000 +94.44%
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Information Management
2 27 (96.43%) Data Management
3 22 (78.57%) Data Integration
4 21 (75.00%) Data Quality
4 21 (75.00%) Metadata Management
4 21 (75.00%) Information Architecture
5 20 (71.43%) Management Information System
5 20 (71.43%) IBM
6 17 (60.71%) Data Modelling
7 16 (57.14%) Finance
7 16 (57.14%) Master Data Management
8 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
9 12 (42.86%) ETL
10 11 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (39.29%) EAI
10 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
10 11 (39.29%) Teradata
11 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
11 10 (35.71%) SAP MDM
11 10 (35.71%) DRM
11 10 (35.71%) Oracle
11 10 (35.71%) SAP
11 10 (35.71%) IBM InfoSphere
12 7 (25.00%) SOA
13 6 (21.43%) UML
13 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
13 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
14 5 (17.86%) Marketing
14 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
14 5 (17.86%) Data Virtualisation

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 5 (17.86%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
1 11 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (35.71%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
4 5 (17.86%) DB2
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Architect
2 25 (89.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 24 (85.71%) Information Architect
4 23 (82.14%) Enterprise Information Architect
5 2 (7.14%) IT Architect
6 1 (3.57%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) Data Integration
2 20 (71.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Information Management
2 27 (96.43%) Data Management
3 21 (75.00%) Metadata Management
3 21 (75.00%) Information Architecture
4 17 (60.71%) Data Modelling
5 16 (57.14%) Master Data Management
6 12 (42.86%) ETL
7 11 (39.29%) EAI
8 10 (35.71%) DRM
9 7 (25.00%) SOA
10 6 (21.43%) UML
10 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
11 5 (17.86%) MOF
11 5 (17.86%) Data Virtualisation
11 5 (17.86%) RDF
12 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (3.57%) RUP
12 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
12 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (75.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (17.86%) COREP
2 5 (17.86%) FINREP
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) IBM
2 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (39.29%) Teradata
4 10 (35.71%) Oracle
4 10 (35.71%) SAP
5 5 (17.86%) Unisys
6 1 (3.57%) Trillium
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 2 days ago