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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Governance
Rank 829 839 852
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Governance 54 68 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.058% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.071% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 40 60 22
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-29.50% -

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 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 22 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 +19 50 £41,750 -16.50% 10
South East +2 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
London +51 14 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Yorkshire +8 8 £23,000 -54.00% 2
South West -8 7 £35,250 -35.90%
City of London +45 6 £53,201 -
Surrey +25 6 £55,000 +120.00%
Berkshire -7 6 £62,500 +25.00%
Harrogate - 5 £23,000 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £23,000 - 1
Bristol -2 4 £35,250 -40.50%
Sussex - 4 - -
West Yorkshire +15 3 £32,500 -35.00%
Reading -23 3 £80,000 +60.00%
Staines - 3 £55,000 -
Swindon - 3 £39,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £39,000 -
East Midlands +4 2 £36,250 +7.40% 3
Slough - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 - -
Derbyshire +9 1 £27,500 -18.51% 1
East of England +6 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Derby +5 1 £27,500 -18.51% 1
North West -8 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Scotland - 1 £44,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £44,000 -
Bedford - 1 £37,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -

Information Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 (48.28%) Information Security
2 33 (37.93%) Data Protection
3 31 (35.63%) NHS
4 26 (29.89%) Management Information System
5 23 (26.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (24.14%) Data Protection Act
7 19 (21.84%) Degree
8 16 (18.39%) Risk Management
9 15 (17.24%) Information Management
9 15 (17.24%) SQL
10 13 (14.94%) CISSP
10 13 (14.94%) Data Management
10 13 (14.94%) Freedom of Information
11 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (12.64%) Legal
12 10 (11.49%) ITIL
12 10 (11.49%) Security Management
13 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
13 9 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (10.34%) CISM
13 9 (10.34%) Statistics
14 8 (9.20%) Web Services
14 8 (9.20%) TDD
14 8 (9.20%) Change Management
14 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (8.05%) Information Security Management
15 7 (8.05%) Data Security
15 7 (8.05%) HTML
15 7 (8.05%) Data Mining
15 7 (8.05%) Intranet

Information Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) SAS
2 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.15%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) SPSS
3 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.45%) MS Office
4 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) Intranet
2 4 (4.60%) Network Security
3 3 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) Data Mining
2 5 (5.75%) MS Access
2 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.15%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.15%) QlikView
4 1 (1.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.15%) NUnit
3 1 (1.15%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.15%) Selenium
3 1 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 11 (12.64%) Legal
2 4 (4.60%) Law
3 3 (3.45%) Finance
3 3 (3.45%) Electronics
4 2 (2.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Governance Manager
2 27 (31.03%) Information Governance Manager
2 27 (31.03%) Information Manager
3 11 (12.64%) Analyst
4 6 (6.90%) Developer
5 5 (5.75%) Data Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Information Governance Officer
6 4 (4.60%) Security Officer
6 4 (4.60%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Data Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Governance Consultant
7 3 (3.45%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Technical Services Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Head of Security
7 3 (3.45%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Information Governance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) Web Services
2 7 (8.05%) HTML
3 4 (4.60%) Itk
4 3 (3.45%) RESTful
5 2 (2.30%) WPF
5 2 (2.30%) CSS
5 2 (2.30%) .NET
6 1 (1.15%) SOAP
6 1 (1.15%) XML
6 1 (1.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (35.63%) NHS
2 26 (29.89%) Management Information System
3 21 (24.14%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (14.94%) Freedom of Information
5 9 (10.34%) Statistics
6 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.75%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.45%) CESG
10 2 (2.30%) Informatics
10 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
10 2 (2.30%) Cryptography
11 1 (1.15%) GIS
11 1 (1.15%) Clustering
11 1 (1.15%) PACS
11 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
11 1 (1.15%) Social Network
11 1 (1.15%) Health Informatics
11 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
1 3 (3.45%) Linux
1 3 (3.45%) CentOS
1 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.28%) Information Security
2 33 (37.93%) Data Protection
3 16 (18.39%) Risk Management
4 15 (17.24%) Information Management
5 13 (14.94%) Data Management
6 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.49%) ITIL
7 10 (11.49%) Security Management
8 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 9 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (9.20%) TDD
9 8 (9.20%) Change Management
9 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (8.05%) Information Security Management
10 7 (8.05%) Data Security
10 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.90%) ISMS
11 6 (6.90%) Data Modelling
11 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.24%) SQL
2 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.90%) VBA
3 4 (4.60%) C#
4 3 (3.45%) Python
4 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.45%) Java
4 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.15%) VB
5 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (21.84%) Degree
2 13 (14.94%) CISSP
3 9 (10.34%) CISM
4 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.60%) ISEB
5 3 (3.45%) CCNA
5 3 (3.45%) CCDA
5 3 (3.45%) CISA
5 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (2.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (26.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.90%) SLA
3 5 (5.75%) ISO 14001
3 5 (5.75%) ISO 9001
3 5 (5.75%) Data Quality
4 4 (4.60%) COBIT
4 4 (4.60%) QA
4 4 (4.60%) HL7
4 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.15%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Puppet
1 3 (3.45%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) McAfee
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health, 25 days AL (+BHs)
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
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Salary: £70k - 75k per year
Posted: 27 days ago