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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reference Data
England / East of England
Rank 241 274 275
Rank change year-on-year +33 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.017% 0.014% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.044% 0.032% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £21,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.63% -31.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% +55.55%  

Reference Data is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2252 3112 2947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.46% 42.55% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1726 2355 2314
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Reference Data as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data in the East of England

Reference Data
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 1 £21,000 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Reference Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Reference Data
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft