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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 57 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.13% - 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.64% - 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +38.88%
Reference Data
Wiltshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
227 258 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 42.91% 35.93% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 204 203 155
Average salary £46,377 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Swindon

Reference Data
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (100.00%) B2B
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) QlikView
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Billing

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) QlikView
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) B2B
2 4 (66.67%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos