Period
to 28 November 2021

The median annual salary for a Data Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Manager
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 128 255
Rank change year-on-year -46 +127 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Manager 62 3 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.10% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 9
10th Percentile £45,125 £35,775 £48,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £39,188 £48,936
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £46,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +44.39% -15.00% +0.92%
75th Percentile £77,500 £53,688 £63,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £56,725 £77,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £63,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year +1.96% -15.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 5,085 1,857 6,457
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.92% 96.22% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,873 1,537 4,791
10th Percentile £25,977 £27,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in the East of England

Data Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Data Manager in the East of England

Data Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Manager in the East of England

Data Manager
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 Manager within the East of England region over the 6 months to 28 November 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 -37 29 £73,750 +104.86%
Hertfordshire -60 21 £67,500 - 2
Essex - 9 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire -14 3 - -
Data Manager
England

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, Data Manager job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 38 (61.29%) Analytics
2 29 (46.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 28 (45.16%) Risk Management
4 26 (41.94%) Project Management
5 25 (40.32%) Data Management
6 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (38.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (37.10%) Artificial Intelligence
7 23 (37.10%) Social Media
7 23 (37.10%) Facebook
8 22 (35.48%) Social Skills
9 21 (33.87%) Validation
10 19 (30.65%) GxP
10 19 (30.65%) Degree
10 19 (30.65%) Creative Thinking
11 17 (27.42%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 17 (27.42%) Change Management
12 15 (24.19%) Programme Management
12 15 (24.19%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (22.58%) DevOps
13 14 (22.58%) SQL
14 13 (20.97%) Big Data
14 13 (20.97%) Data Governance
14 13 (20.97%) Decision-Making
14 13 (20.97%) Data Science
15 12 (19.35%) Data Engineering
15 12 (19.35%) Machine Learning
16 11 (17.74%) IT Audit
16 11 (17.74%) Legal
17 10 (16.13%) Python

Data Manager Skill Set
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 9 (14.52%) Apache Spark
2 8 (12.90%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) AWS
1 4 (6.45%) Azure
1 4 (6.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) Big Data
2 9 (14.52%) Apache Hive
2 9 (14.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.61%) Power BI
General
1 29 (46.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 22 (35.48%) Social Skills
3 11 (17.74%) Legal
4 8 (12.90%) Marketing
5 6 (9.68%) Retail
6 5 (8.06%) Banking
6 5 (8.06%) Finance
6 5 (8.06%) Law
7 3 (4.84%) Humanities
8 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.10%) Social Media
2 8 (12.90%) Cloud Native
2 8 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.90%) Private Cloud
2 8 (12.90%) Public Cloud
3 7 (11.29%) Life Science
4 4 (6.45%) Legacy Applications
5 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.23%) Biotechnology
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) Analytics
2 28 (45.16%) Risk Management
3 26 (41.94%) Project Management
4 25 (40.32%) Data Management
5 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (38.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (37.10%) Artificial Intelligence
7 21 (33.87%) Validation
8 19 (30.65%) Creative Thinking
9 17 (27.42%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 17 (27.42%) Change Management
10 15 (24.19%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (24.19%) Programme Management
11 14 (22.58%) DevOps
12 13 (20.97%) Data Governance
12 13 (20.97%) Data Science
12 13 (20.97%) Decision-Making
13 12 (19.35%) Data Engineering
13 12 (19.35%) Machine Learning
14 11 (17.74%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) Python
3 9 (14.52%) R
4 4 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.65%) GxP
2 5 (8.06%) Data Quality
3 4 (6.45%) Accessibility
3 4 (6.45%) GDPR
4 3 (4.84%) CDISC
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Slurm Workload Manager
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Facebook
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) CommVault
3 2 (3.23%) FalconStor
3 2 (3.23%) IBM
3 2 (3.23%) Veeam
3 2 (3.23%) VMware