Period
to 27 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reference Data over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reference Data
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 203 - 268
Rank change year-on-year - +268 +40
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 28 0 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.50% - 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% - 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 - -
England median annual salary £70,000 £90,000 £100,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% -10.00% +53.85%

Reference Data is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,282 685 2,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.01% 37.68% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 927 531 1,824
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,500 £27,281
25th Percentile £34,472 £38,750 £35,428
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £91,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% +3.77%

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data in the East of England

Reference Data
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Reference Data in the East of England.

Salary trend for Reference Data in the East of England

Reference Data
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the East of England region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 20 - -
Hertfordshire - 8 £67,500 - 1
Reference Data
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Reference Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 27 (96.43%) Life Science
2 25 (89.29%) Data Management
2 25 (89.29%) Social Skills
3 21 (75.00%) Data Governance
3 21 (75.00%) Master Data Management
4 20 (71.43%) Data Science
5 19 (67.86%) Degree
5 19 (67.86%) Data Quality
6 18 (64.29%) GDPR
7 16 (57.14%) Management Information System
8 15 (53.57%) Mathematics
8 15 (53.57%) Migration
8 15 (53.57%) Tableau
8 15 (53.57%) Analytics
8 15 (53.57%) Data Migration
8 15 (53.57%) Data Cleansing
8 15 (53.57%) Visualisation
9 14 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (46.43%) Law
10 13 (46.43%) Oracle
10 13 (46.43%) SAP
10 13 (46.43%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (46.43%) Saba
10 13 (46.43%) Spotfire
10 13 (46.43%) Oracle EDQ
10 13 (46.43%) Numerate Degree
10 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (46.43%) Humanities
10 13 (46.43%) Analytical Thinking
10 13 (46.43%) Inclusion and Diversity

Reference Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) Tableau
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (46.43%) Spotfire
3 8 (28.57%) Metadata
4 7 (25.00%) Big Data
4 7 (25.00%) Data Lake
5 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (7.14%) Power BI
General
1 25 (89.29%) Social Skills
2 14 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (46.43%) Humanities
3 13 (46.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 13 (46.43%) Law
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Data Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 27 (96.43%) Life Science
2 16 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (25.00%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Data Management
2 21 (75.00%) Data Governance
2 21 (75.00%) Master Data Management
3 20 (71.43%) Data Science
4 15 (53.57%) Analytics
4 15 (53.57%) Data Cleansing
4 15 (53.57%) Data Migration
4 15 (53.57%) Mathematics
4 15 (53.57%) Migration
4 15 (53.57%) Visualisation
5 13 (46.43%) Analytical Thinking
6 12 (42.86%) Reference Data Management
7 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
8 7 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
8 7 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
8 7 (25.00%) ETL
8 7 (25.00%) Requirements Gathering
8 7 (25.00%) Requirements Management
8 7 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Python
1 2 (7.14%) R
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Degree
2 13 (46.43%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (67.86%) Data Quality
2 18 (64.29%) GDPR
3 7 (25.00%) GxP
4 5 (17.86%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
1 13 (46.43%) Saba
1 13 (46.43%) SAP
2 7 (25.00%) Informatica