The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 100 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.078% - 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% - 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £62,500 - £27,795
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £38,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.13% -24.00%
Reference Data
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
415 421 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.30% 31.42% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 335 366 344
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,529 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Wales

Reference Data
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
South Wales - 1 £62,500 -
Reference Data
UK

Reference Data
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion