Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Data Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Engineering over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Engineering
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 153 129 243
Rank change year-on-year -24 +114 +77
Permanent jobs citing Data Engineering 93 6 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.66% 0.30% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.33% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 25
10th Percentile " £48,750 "
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,625 £57,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £55,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.73% -26.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £81,875 £58,125 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £59,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +3.70%

Data Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,136 1,802 6,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.40% 89.52% 91.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,700 1,497 4,497
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Data Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Data Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Engineering in the East of England

Data Engineering
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Engineering in the East of England.

Salary trend for Data Engineering in the East of England

Data Engineering
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Engineering in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Engineering in the East of England

Data Engineering
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Engineering within the East of England region over the 6 months to 4 December 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
Cambridgeshire +1 59 £70,000 - 3
Hertfordshire -49 28 £67,500 - 5
Essex - 6 - - 3
Data Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing Data Engineering 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Engineering.

1 54 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (54.84%) Data Science
3 47 (50.54%) Artificial Intelligence
4 45 (48.39%) SQL
5 44 (47.31%) Analytics
6 39 (41.94%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (39.78%) Python
7 37 (39.78%) Life Science
7 37 (39.78%) AWS
8 36 (38.71%) Azure
9 35 (37.63%) ETL
10 33 (35.48%) Oracle
10 33 (35.48%) Degree
11 30 (32.26%) DevOps
12 28 (30.11%) Visualisation
12 28 (30.11%) Data Modelling
13 25 (26.88%) Data Analysis
13 25 (26.88%) Migration
13 25 (26.88%) Git (software)
14 24 (25.81%) Tableau
14 24 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (25.81%) Social Skills
15 23 (24.73%) GCP
16 22 (23.66%) Open Source
16 22 (23.66%) Data Migration
16 22 (23.66%) Data Architecture
17 21 (22.58%) Computer Science
17 21 (22.58%) Law
17 21 (22.58%) Public Cloud
17 21 (22.58%) Machine Learning

Data Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 20 (21.51%) Apache Spark
2 8 (8.60%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 37 (39.78%) AWS
2 36 (38.71%) Azure
3 23 (24.73%) GCP
4 18 (19.35%) Power Platform
5 16 (17.20%) Azure Data Factory
5 16 (17.20%) Serverless
6 7 (7.53%) Amazon EMR
6 7 (7.53%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 6 (6.45%) Azure Sentinel
8 5 (5.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (5.38%) Amazon S3
8 5 (5.38%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (5.38%) PowerApps
8 5 (5.38%) Snowflake
9 4 (4.30%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (2.15%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (2.15%) IaaS
11 2 (2.15%) PaaS
12 1 (1.08%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (41.94%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (25.81%) Tableau
3 20 (21.51%) Data Lake
4 19 (20.43%) Oracle ODI
5 14 (15.05%) Power BI
6 13 (13.98%) Big Data
6 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
7 11 (11.83%) Star Schema
8 9 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (8.60%) Hadoop
10 7 (7.53%) MySQL
10 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (5.38%) Apache Hive
12 5 (5.38%) Data Mining
12 5 (5.38%) Electronic Patient Records
12 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (26.88%) Git (software)
2 18 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 10 (10.75%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (7.53%) JIRA
5 5 (5.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (25.81%) Social Skills
2 21 (22.58%) Law
3 19 (20.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.45%) Finance
6 5 (5.38%) Games
6 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
7 4 (4.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 4 (4.30%) Retail
8 3 (3.23%) Public Sector
8 3 (3.23%) Social Science
9 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) Architect
1 22 (23.66%) Data Engineer
2 14 (15.05%) Developer
3 13 (13.98%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (12.90%) Data Manager
5 9 (9.68%) Data Architect
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Architect
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.60%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Analytics Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Insight Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Development Manager
10 3 (3.23%) Azure Architect
10 3 (3.23%) Diagnostic Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) ETL Architect
10 3 (3.23%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.68%) Kafka
2 7 (7.53%) AngularJS
2 7 (7.53%) CSS
2 7 (7.53%) CSS3
2 7 (7.53%) HTML
2 7 (7.53%) HTML5
2 7 (7.53%) React
2 7 (7.53%) Vue.js
2 7 (7.53%) WinForms
2 7 (7.53%) WPF
3 5 (5.38%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (4.30%) .NET
4 4 (4.30%) REST
4 4 (4.30%) SOAP
5 3 (3.23%) UDDI
5 3 (3.23%) Web Services
5 3 (3.23%) WSDL
5 3 (3.23%) XML
6 2 (2.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (39.78%) Life Science
2 21 (22.58%) Public Cloud
3 17 (18.28%) Social Media
4 15 (16.13%) Data Structures
5 14 (15.05%) Cloud Native
6 13 (13.98%) Algorithms
6 13 (13.98%) Taxonomies
7 10 (10.75%) Legacy Systems
8 8 (8.60%) Data Centre
8 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
8 8 (8.60%) Private Cloud
9 4 (4.30%) Legacy Applications
9 4 (4.30%) Robotics
10 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (54.84%) Data Science
3 47 (50.54%) Artificial Intelligence
4 44 (47.31%) Analytics
5 35 (37.63%) ETL
6 30 (32.26%) DevOps
7 28 (30.11%) Data Modelling
7 28 (30.11%) Visualisation
8 25 (26.88%) Data Analysis
8 25 (26.88%) Migration
9 24 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (23.66%) Data Architecture
10 22 (23.66%) Data Migration
10 22 (23.66%) Open Source
11 21 (22.58%) Computer Science
11 21 (22.58%) Machine Learning
12 19 (20.43%) AIOps
12 19 (20.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 19 (20.43%) Risk Management
13 18 (19.35%) DataOps
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.39%) SQL
2 37 (39.78%) Python
3 15 (16.13%) Java
4 12 (12.90%) C#
5 7 (7.53%) C
5 7 (7.53%) C++
5 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.53%) Objective-C
6 5 (5.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (35.48%) Degree
2 13 (13.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (9.68%) PhD
4 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.30%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.28%) GxP
2 11 (11.83%) Accessibility
3 8 (8.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 7 (7.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Ansible
1 6 (6.45%) Kubeflow
1 6 (6.45%) Kubernetes
1 6 (6.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (35.48%) Oracle
2 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.28%) Facebook
4 13 (13.98%) MuleSoft
5 6 (6.45%) Databricks
5 6 (6.45%) Talend
6 5 (5.38%) Alibaba
6 5 (5.38%) Alteryx
6 5 (5.38%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (5.38%) SAP
6 5 (5.38%) Splunk
6 5 (5.38%) Workday
7 4 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.15%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.15%) Informatica
8 2 (2.15%) Intel
8 2 (2.15%) NVIDIA