Period
to 24 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reference Data over the 6 months to 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reference Data
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 245 188 -
Rank change year-on-year -57 - -
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 31 3 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.079% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 0
10th Percentile £48,125 £75,125 -
25th Percentile £52,500 £77,188 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £83,750 -
Median % change year-on-year -34.33% - -
75th Percentile £63,750 £89,688 -
90th Percentile - £91,375 -
England median annual salary £70,000 £90,000 £112,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% -20.00% +73.08%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,655 1,374 1,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.67% 36.31% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,732 1,113 1,459
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,813 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data in Yorkshire

Reference Data
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Reference Data in Yorkshire

Reference Data
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Reference Data in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Reference Data in Yorkshire

Reference Data
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -46 18 £62,500 -25.37%
North Yorkshire - 12 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Reference Data
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 29 (93.55%) Metadata
2 27 (87.10%) Data Governance
3 24 (77.42%) SQL
4 23 (74.19%) Management Information System
5 20 (64.52%) Data Modelling
6 18 (58.06%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (58.06%) Metadata Management
6 18 (58.06%) Data Strategy
7 17 (54.84%) Data Quality
7 17 (54.84%) Social Skills
8 16 (51.61%) Data Architecture
9 13 (41.94%) Data Management
10 12 (38.71%) Mathematics
11 11 (35.48%) Information Management
11 11 (35.48%) JIRA
11 11 (35.48%) Statistical Analysis
11 11 (35.48%) MS Visio
11 11 (35.48%) Reverse Engineering
11 11 (35.48%) Confluence
11 11 (35.48%) Matrix Organization
11 11 (35.48%) Conceptual Models
11 11 (35.48%) Logical Data Model
11 11 (35.48%) Physical Data Model
12 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
13 9 (29.03%) Taxonomies
13 9 (29.03%) Ontologies
13 9 (29.03%) Broadband
13 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (29.03%) Business Transformation

Reference Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 11 (35.48%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Azure Cosmos DB
1 2 (6.45%) Azure Data Factory
1 2 (6.45%) Azure Functions
1 2 (6.45%) Azure Logic Apps
1 2 (6.45%) Azure Service Bus
1 2 (6.45%) Azure Stack
1 2 (6.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
1 2 (6.45%) Serverless
1 2 (6.45%) Snowflake
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Broadband
2 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (93.55%) Metadata
2 18 (58.06%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) NUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (54.84%) Social Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Architect
2 11 (35.48%) Data Modeller
3 9 (29.03%) Data Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Business Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) JSON
2 2 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Core
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) CSS3
3 1 (3.23%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (74.19%) Management Information System
2 9 (29.03%) Taxonomies
3 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Data Governance
2 20 (64.52%) Data Modelling
3 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) Data Strategy
3 18 (58.06%) Metadata Management
4 16 (51.61%) Data Architecture
5 13 (41.94%) Data Management
6 12 (38.71%) Mathematics
7 11 (35.48%) Conceptual Models
7 11 (35.48%) Information Management
7 11 (35.48%) Logical Data Model
7 11 (35.48%) Matrix Organization
7 11 (35.48%) Physical Data Model
7 11 (35.48%) Reverse Engineering
7 11 (35.48%) Statistical Analysis
8 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
9 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (29.03%) Business Transformation
9 9 (29.03%) Ontologies
10 7 (22.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) C#
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.45%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (54.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Databricks