The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank - 19 37
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.12% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.70% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £70,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +30.84%
Reference Data
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17 27 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 30.36% 30.34% 61.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 32
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £31,700 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £52,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Reference Data
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in West Lothian