The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank - 94 90
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 0 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.37% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.97% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 11
Average salary - £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Reference Data
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
422 414 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.87% 37.95% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 344 329 366
Average salary £37,972 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Reference Data Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 18 (100.00%) Information Management
2 17 (94.44%) Data Management
3 14 (77.78%) Data Integration
4 13 (72.22%) Data Quality
4 13 (72.22%) Metadata Management
4 13 (72.22%) Information Architecture
5 12 (66.67%) Management Information System
5 12 (66.67%) IBM
6 11 (61.11%) Data Modelling
7 10 (55.56%) Finance
7 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (55.56%) Master Data Management
8 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (44.44%) ETL
10 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (38.89%) EAI
10 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
10 7 (38.89%) Teradata
11 6 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
11 6 (33.33%) Oracle
11 6 (33.33%) SAP
11 6 (33.33%) DRM
11 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 6 (33.33%) SAP MDM
12 5 (27.78%) SOA
13 4 (22.22%) UML
13 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
13 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
14 3 (16.67%) Marketing
14 3 (16.67%) NoSQL

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 3 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
4 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Architect
2 16 (88.89%) Enterprise Architect
3 15 (83.33%) Information Architect
3 15 (83.33%) Enterprise Information Architect
4 2 (11.11%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Data Integration
2 12 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Management
2 17 (94.44%) Data Management
3 13 (72.22%) Metadata Management
3 13 (72.22%) Information Architecture
4 11 (61.11%) Data Modelling
5 10 (55.56%) Master Data Management
6 8 (44.44%) ETL
7 7 (38.89%) EAI
8 6 (33.33%) DRM
9 5 (27.78%) SOA
10 4 (22.22%) UML
10 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
11 3 (16.67%) Data Virtualisation
11 3 (16.67%) MOF
11 3 (16.67%) RDF
12 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (5.56%) RUP
12 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) Data Quality
2 3 (16.67%) COREP
2 3 (16.67%) FINREP
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) IBM
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Teradata
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) SAP
5 3 (16.67%) Unisys
6 1 (5.56%) Trillium