Data Engineer Jobs in the East Midlands

Data Engineer
England > East Midlands

The median Data Engineer salary in the East Midlands is £47,500 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 15 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
15 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 162 161 125
Rank change year-on-year -1 -36 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Engineer 41 13 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.76% 0.49% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.55% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 61
10th Percentile - £41,500 £52,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% -15.38% +18.18%
75th Percentile £53,500 £60,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £66,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -10.34% +3.57% +7.69%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5,060 2,371 3,443
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 88.47% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,504 1,256 2,108
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,711
25th Percentile £31,750 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,050 £52,375 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.89% +10.26% +9.20%
75th Percentile £56,000 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%

Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Data Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Engineer in the East Midlands

Data Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Engineer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Data Engineer in the East Midlands

Data Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Data Engineer in the East Midlands

Data Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 June 2024. 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
Nottinghamshire -12 20 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Derbyshire +2 9 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Northamptonshire -20 5 £47,500 -26.92% 2
Leicestershire -9 4 £47,500 -17.39%
Lincolnshire - 3 - - 1
Data Engineer
England

Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 June 2024, Data Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Data Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (63.41%) Data Pipeline
2 25 (60.98%) Data Engineering
3 24 (58.54%) Python
4 18 (43.90%) SQL
5 17 (41.46%) Data Modelling
5 17 (41.46%) Data Science
6 15 (36.59%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (34.15%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (31.71%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (31.71%) Databricks
8 13 (31.71%) Social Skills
8 13 (31.71%) Data Quality
8 13 (31.71%) Data Transformation
9 12 (29.27%) DevOps
9 12 (29.27%) Azure
9 12 (29.27%) ETL
9 12 (29.27%) Agile
9 12 (29.27%) Data Lake
10 11 (26.83%) Data Governance
10 11 (26.83%) Data Structures
10 11 (26.83%) Machine Learning
11 10 (24.39%) Mentoring
11 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (24.39%) Apache Spark
11 10 (24.39%) AWS
11 10 (24.39%) Google
11 10 (24.39%) Looker
11 10 (24.39%) BigQuery
11 10 (24.39%) GCP
11 10 (24.39%) CI/CD

Data Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (24.39%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) Azure
2 10 (24.39%) AWS
2 10 (24.39%) GCP
3 9 (21.95%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 8 (19.51%) Azure Data Factory
5 7 (17.07%) Power Platform
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon Kinesis
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon SageMaker
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (9.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (9.76%) AWS CodeBuild
6 4 (9.76%) AWS CodePipeline
6 4 (9.76%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (9.76%) Datadog
6 4 (9.76%) GitHub
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Purview
6 4 (9.76%) Serverless
7 3 (7.32%) Snowflake
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (29.27%) Data Lake
3 10 (24.39%) BigQuery
3 10 (24.39%) Looker
4 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
5 7 (17.07%) Big Data
5 7 (17.07%) Power BI
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (9.76%) DynamoDB
7 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (7.32%) MySQL
7 3 (7.32%) Star Schema
8 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.44%) Metadata
9 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) GitLab
General
1 13 (31.71%) Social Skills
2 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.07%) Finance
4 3 (7.32%) Public Sector
4 3 (7.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) AWS CDK
1 4 (9.76%) Pandas
1 4 (9.76%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (26.83%) Data Structures
3 8 (19.51%) Renewable Energy
4 5 (12.20%) IoT
5 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.88%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.44%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Data Pipeline
2 25 (60.98%) Data Engineering
3 17 (41.46%) Data Modelling
3 17 (41.46%) Data Science
4 14 (34.15%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (31.71%) Data Transformation
6 12 (29.27%) Agile
6 12 (29.27%) DevOps
6 12 (29.27%) ETL
7 11 (26.83%) Data Governance
7 11 (26.83%) Machine Learning
8 10 (24.39%) CI/CD
8 10 (24.39%) Mentoring
8 10 (24.39%) Platform Engineering
9 9 (21.95%) Change Management
9 9 (21.95%) DataOps
10 8 (19.51%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (19.51%) Data Cleansing
10 8 (19.51%) Data Extraction
11 7 (17.07%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Python
2 18 (43.90%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) DBS Check
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Azure Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Master's Degree
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) Data Quality
2 9 (21.95%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Databricks
2 10 (24.39%) Google
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) Splunk
5 3 (7.32%) Siemens
6 1 (2.44%) Sparx