Period
to 23 September 2021

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 23 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Reference Data
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 236 - 304
Rank change year-on-year - +304 -
Permanent jobs citing Reference Data 19 0 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% - 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% - 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 - -
England median annual salary £70,000 £90,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% - +36.36%

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 2,477 866 2,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.21% 32.87% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,850 726 1,734
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £22,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £31,725
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

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 23 September 2021.

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 23 September 2021. 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
West Yorkshire - 13 £62,500 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £56,250 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Reference Data
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, 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 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) Data Modelling
3 13 (68.42%) Service Delivery
3 13 (68.42%) Data Architecture
4 12 (63.16%) Data Governance
4 12 (63.16%) Metadata
4 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (57.89%) Broadband
5 11 (57.89%) Taxonomies
5 11 (57.89%) Ontologies
5 11 (57.89%) Business Transformation
6 9 (47.37%) Social Skills
7 8 (42.11%) Analytics
7 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
8 7 (36.84%) Degree
8 7 (36.84%) Data Quality
9 6 (31.58%) Data Engineering
9 6 (31.58%) Kanban
9 6 (31.58%) Organisational Skills
9 6 (31.58%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
9 6 (31.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (31.58%) Scrum
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 6 (31.58%) Python
10 5 (26.32%) Data Management
10 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
10 5 (26.32%) Statistics
10 5 (26.32%) DAMA

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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (5.26%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Broadband
2 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Metadata
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
5 1 (5.26%) DataStage
5 1 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.26%) Power BI
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (47.37%) Social Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Organisational Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Business Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Data Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) .NET Core
1 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
1 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
1 3 (15.79%) WPF
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Taxonomies
2 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (31.58%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (15.79%) Reinsurance
5 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Data Modelling
2 13 (68.42%) Data Architecture
2 13 (68.42%) Service Delivery
3 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (63.16%) Data Governance
4 11 (57.89%) Business Transformation
4 11 (57.89%) Ontologies
5 8 (42.11%) Analytics
6 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
6 6 (31.58%) Data Engineering
6 6 (31.58%) Kanban
6 6 (31.58%) Scrum
7 5 (26.32%) DAMA
7 5 (26.32%) Data Management
7 5 (26.32%) Data Munging
7 5 (26.32%) Statistics
7 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
8 4 (21.05%) Project Management
9 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.26%) Alteryx
2 1 (5.26%) Capita
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) SAP