The table below looks at the statistics for Information Governance skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Governance over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Governance
Rank 845 858 845
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Information Governance 59 62 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.052% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.063% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 19
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91992 98335 88405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.29% 81.99% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74417 79340 72665
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Information Governance
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Governance within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Governance
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Governance within the UK.

Information Governance Salary Trend in the UK

Information Governance
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Governance over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Information Governance Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Governance
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 53 £48,750 -2.50% 14
London +27 18 £57,500 +43.75% 3
South East +18 16 £55,000 +10.00% 2
City of London +41 9 £57,500 +22.34%
South West -7 8 £35,250 -35.90% 1
Yorkshire +13 7 £23,000 -54.00% 3
Surrey +21 6 £55,000 +120.00% 1
Berkshire -11 6 £62,500 +25.00%
Bristol 0 4 £35,250 -40.50%
Harrogate - 4 £23,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £23,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +16 3 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Reading -17 3 £80,000 +60.00%
Staines - 3 £55,000 -
Swindon - 3 £39,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £44,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £39,000 - 1
Sussex - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 £44,000 -
East Midlands +6 2 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Guildford - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £80,000 -
Slough - 2 - -
East of England +8 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Derbyshire +8 1 £27,500 -18.51% 1
Derby +6 1 £27,500 -18.51% 1
North West -18 1 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Bedford - 1 £37,500 - 1
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -

Information Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Information Governance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Governance.

1 42 (48.84%) Information Security
2 32 (37.21%) Data Protection
3 29 (33.72%) NHS
4 26 (30.23%) Management Information System
5 21 (24.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (23.26%) Data Protection Act
7 16 (18.60%) Degree
8 14 (16.28%) Risk Management
8 14 (16.28%) Information Management
9 13 (15.12%) Freedom of Information
9 13 (15.12%) SQL
10 12 (13.95%) CISSP
10 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (13.95%) Data Management
11 11 (12.79%) Legal
11 11 (12.79%) Service Delivery
11 11 (12.79%) ITIL
12 10 (11.63%) Security Management
13 9 (10.47%) Web Services
14 8 (9.30%) Change Management
14 8 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (8.14%) CISM
15 7 (8.14%) Information Security Management
15 7 (8.14%) Risk Assessment
15 7 (8.14%) TDD
15 7 (8.14%) Statistics
16 6 (6.98%) ISMS
16 6 (6.98%) Data Security
16 6 (6.98%) Intranet
16 6 (6.98%) Configuration Management

Information Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Information Governance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
1 4 (4.65%) SPSS
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Intranet
2 5 (5.81%) Network Security
3 3 (3.49%) Firewall
4 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.65%) MS Access
2 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.16%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.16%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.16%) NUnit
3 1 (1.16%) Selenium
3 1 (1.16%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 11 (12.79%) Legal
2 4 (4.65%) Law
3 3 (3.49%) Electronics
4 2 (2.33%) Finance
4 2 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Governance Manager
2 27 (31.40%) Information Governance Manager
2 27 (31.40%) Information Manager
3 13 (15.12%) Analyst
4 5 (5.81%) Data Analyst
4 5 (5.81%) Developer
4 5 (5.81%) Consultant
5 4 (4.65%) Data Manager
5 4 (4.65%) Information Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Compliance Manager
5 4 (4.65%) Information Governance Officer
6 3 (3.49%) Information Governance Consultant
6 3 (3.49%) Head of Security
6 3 (3.49%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.49%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Head of Information Security
6 3 (3.49%) Technical Manager
6 3 (3.49%) Technical Services Manager
6 3 (3.49%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) Web Services
2 6 (6.98%) HTML
3 3 (3.49%) RESTful
3 3 (3.49%) Itk
3 3 (3.49%) XML
3 3 (3.49%) WCF
3 3 (3.49%) SOAP
4 2 (2.33%) WPF
4 2 (2.33%) .NET
4 2 (2.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.72%) NHS
2 26 (30.23%) Management Information System
3 20 (23.26%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (15.12%) Freedom of Information
5 7 (8.14%) Statistics
6 5 (5.81%) Freedom of Information Act
6 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.49%) CESG
9 2 (2.33%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.16%) Informatics
10 1 (1.16%) Social Network
10 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.16%) Health Informatics
10 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.16%) Clustering
10 1 (1.16%) PACS
10 1 (1.16%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Windows
1 3 (3.49%) Linux
1 3 (3.49%) Ubuntu
1 3 (3.49%) CentOS
1 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) Information Security
2 32 (37.21%) Data Protection
3 14 (16.28%) Risk Management
3 14 (16.28%) Information Management
4 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.95%) Data Management
5 11 (12.79%) ITIL
5 11 (12.79%) Service Delivery
6 10 (11.63%) Security Management
7 8 (9.30%) Change Management
7 8 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.14%) Information Security Management
8 7 (8.14%) TDD
8 7 (8.14%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (6.98%) Data Security
9 6 (6.98%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.98%) ISMS
10 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.81%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.12%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) C#
2 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.65%) VBA
4 3 (3.49%) Python
4 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.49%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
2 12 (13.95%) CISSP
3 7 (8.14%) CISM
4 4 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.65%) ISEB
5 2 (2.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (2.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) CISA
6 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.16%) CCNA
6 1 (1.16%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.98%) SLA
3 5 (5.81%) COBIT
3 5 (5.81%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.81%) Data Quality
4 4 (4.65%) QA
4 4 (4.65%) ISO 9001
4 4 (4.65%) ISO 14001
5 3 (3.49%) HL7
6 1 (1.16%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Puppet
2 1 (1.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) McAfee
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 25 days hol, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Newham Partnership Working (NPW)
Salary: £70k - 75k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Leatherhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
EMIS
Salary: Up to £44,000pa depending on level of experience, plus Company Car
Posted: 19 days ago
Preston
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £34,000 per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago