Period
to 18 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reference Data over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reference Data
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 194 215
Rank change year-on-year -40 +21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 5 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.088% 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.75% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% - +40.00%
UK median annual salary £61,250 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -18.33% +15.38% +1.96%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,297 2,000 2,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.29% 40.67% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,533 1,282 1,404
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,236 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.38% -1.70% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,050 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,625 £69,525
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,558
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.18% +5.56%

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Reference Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data in Scotland

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Reference Data in Scotland

Reference Data
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Glasgow -32 5 £45,000 -35.71%
Reference Data
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 5 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 5 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database

Reference Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) ETL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) Data Quality