The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Stirling region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 19 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 5.00% 3.33% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.32% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.88%
Miscellaneous Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19 12 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 19.00% 40.00% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 42
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £43,200 £31,389
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Reference Data
Scotland

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Stirling

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Project Planning
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (50.00%) Equities
3 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Sybase
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) PMI
4 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (25.00%) Reuters
4 2 (25.00%) MultiFonds
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MultiFonds
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 4 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) PMI
2 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (25.00%) Derivative
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Project Planning
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase
2 2 (25.00%) Reuters