The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reference Data
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 106 99
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 3 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.25% 0.70% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 1.57% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 455 572 502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 37.95% 44.79% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 290 215 299
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.75% -3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Reference Data in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) Python
1 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
1 11 (78.57%) Market Risk
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
3 2 (14.29%) Equities
3 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
3 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) ERwin
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
3 2 (14.29%) Metadata Management
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (14.29%) ISO 20022
3 2 (14.29%) Reference Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) MagicDraw
3 2 (14.29%) Taxonomies
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Conceptual Models

Reference Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ERwin
1 2 (14.29%) MagicDraw
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
1 11 (78.57%) Lead Developer
1 11 (78.57%) Python Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Information Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Market Risk
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Equities
2 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 2 (14.29%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (14.29%) Conceptual Models
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Data Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (14.29%) Metadata Management
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Reference Data Management
2 2 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematical Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 20022
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM