Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Metadata skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Metadata over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Metadata
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 203 108 237
Rank change year-on-year -95 +129 +91
Permanent jobs citing Metadata 30 28 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.57% 1.45% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.96% 5.60% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 31
10th Percentile £48,975 £38,000 "
25th Percentile £51,000 £41,250 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,500 £60,000 £33,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% +81.82% -47.20%
75th Percentile £88,125 £72,500 £61,875
90th Percentile £90,000 £73,125 £90,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% -19.23%

Metadata is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,012 500 1,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.18% 25.87% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 584 423 1,447
10th Percentile £33,542 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Metadata
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Metadata in the East of England

Metadata
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Metadata in the East of England

Metadata
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Metadata in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Metadata in the East of England

Metadata
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 Metadata within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 September 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 -52 17 £90,000 +38.46%
Hertfordshire -63 7 £62,500 -13.79% 5
Essex -13 3 £51,000 +20.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
Metadata
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT jobs citing Metadata 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 Metadata.

1 18 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (53.33%) Validation
2 16 (53.33%) Social Skills
3 13 (43.33%) Data Management
3 13 (43.33%) Life Science
4 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (40.00%) ETL
5 11 (36.67%) GxP
6 10 (33.33%) Python
6 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 10 (33.33%) Data Science
7 9 (30.00%) Critical Thinking
7 9 (30.00%) Requirements Gathering
7 9 (30.00%) Business Case
7 9 (30.00%) Creative Thinking
7 9 (30.00%) Big Data
7 9 (30.00%) Degree
8 8 (26.67%) Master Data Management
8 8 (26.67%) Reference Data
9 7 (23.33%) AWS
9 7 (23.33%) Analytics
9 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
9 7 (23.33%) Requirements Management
9 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
9 7 (23.33%) Data Lake
9 7 (23.33%) Reference Data Management
10 6 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
10 6 (20.00%) SAS
10 6 (20.00%) Amazon EMR

Metadata
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 6 (20.00%) SAS
2 3 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (10.00%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) AWS
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon SageMaker
3 3 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (10.00%) Power Platform
3 3 (10.00%) Serverless
3 3 (10.00%) Snowflake
4 2 (6.67%) Collibra
5 1 (3.33%) Azure
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Big Data
2 7 (23.33%) Data Lake
3 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (10.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 3 (10.00%) MySQL
4 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (10.00%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) GitLab
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (53.33%) Social Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Publishing
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Lead Business Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Programmer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Data Programmer
5 3 (10.00%) Data Scientist
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Talend Developer
6 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.67%) ETL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SAS Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Business IT Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Shiny
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) Flask
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) SQLAlchemy
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (10.00%) Kafka
3 3 (10.00%) NLTK
3 3 (10.00%) NumPy
3 3 (10.00%) Pandas
3 3 (10.00%) pytest
3 3 (10.00%) REST
3 3 (10.00%) SciPy
3 3 (10.00%) SOAP
3 3 (10.00%) TensorFlow
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) React
4 1 (3.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Life Science
2 8 (26.67%) Reference Data
3 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Biotechnology
5 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Validation
2 13 (43.33%) Data Management
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) ETL
4 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 10 (33.33%) Data Science
5 9 (30.00%) Business Case
5 9 (30.00%) Creative Thinking
5 9 (30.00%) Critical Thinking
5 9 (30.00%) Requirements Gathering
6 8 (26.67%) Master Data Management
7 7 (23.33%) Analytics
7 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
7 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
7 7 (23.33%) Reference Data Management
7 7 (23.33%) Requirements Management
8 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
9 5 (16.67%) Biostatistics
9 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 5 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (16.67%) R
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.33%) ACCA
4 1 (3.33%) CIMA
4 1 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) GxP
2 3 (10.00%) CDISC
2 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.33%) GLP
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.67%) Talend
2 3 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle