Period
to 23 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reference Data over the 6 months to 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reference Data
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 1 0 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.13% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median annual salary £35,000 - -
UK median annual salary £90,000 £91,250 £65,250
% change year-on-year -1.37% +39.85% -3.33%

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 Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 242 586 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.63% 30.97% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 181 474 554
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data in Wales

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Reference Data in Wales.

Salary trend for Reference Data in Wales

Reference Data
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 September 2020. 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
South Wales - 1 £35,000 -
Reference Data
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data Management

Reference Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Governance Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality