Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Governance over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Governance
UK > England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 528 494 703
Rank change year-on-year -34 +209 -81
Permanent jobs citing Data Governance 742 941 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.50% 0.56% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.61% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 570 709 431
England median annual salary £62,138 £62,500 £69,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.58% -10.07% +20.87%
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,950 £39,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £94,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £60,500 £62,500 £69,000
% change year-on-year -3.20% -9.42% +20.00%

Data Governance 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 135,513 154,262 158,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.68% 91.90% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 108,128 123,735 132,620
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Data Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in England

Data Governance
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Governance in England.

Salary trend for Data Governance in England

Data Governance
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance in England over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Governance in England

Data Governance
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance within the England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
London -27 426 £70,000 - 43
South East +1 108 £60,000 - 18
South West +46 61 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Midlands +37 59 £60,000 +20.00% 6
North of England -46 58 £60,000 +9.09% 8
West Midlands +38 43 £60,000 +14.29% 6
Yorkshire +15 34 £50,000 - 3
East of England +41 29 £68,750 +25.00% 2
North West -29 22 £70,000 +27.27% 5
East Midlands +28 14 £54,000 +20.00%
North East +2 2 £42,500 -31.73%
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Data Governance 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 England region with a requirement for Data Governance.

1 327 (44.07%) Data Quality
2 309 (41.64%) Analytics
3 293 (39.49%) Finance
4 287 (38.68%) Data Management
5 261 (35.18%) SQL
6 256 (34.50%) Business Intelligence
7 227 (30.59%) Data Warehouse
8 203 (27.36%) Data Modelling
9 198 (26.68%) Agile Software Development
10 184 (24.80%) Big Data
11 181 (24.39%) ETL
12 161 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
13 153 (20.62%) Data Architecture
14 142 (19.14%) SQL Server
15 129 (17.39%) Data Analysis
16 124 (16.71%) Stakeholder Management
17 119 (16.04%) Banking
17 119 (16.04%) Microsoft
18 118 (15.90%) Tableau
19 113 (15.23%) Data Integration
20 109 (14.69%) Visualisation
21 107 (14.42%) Data Strategy
22 106 (14.29%) Data Analytics
23 100 (13.48%) Degree
24 99 (13.34%) Hadoop
25 98 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
26 93 (12.53%) Python
27 88 (11.86%) SAS
28 85 (11.46%) Project Management
29 84 (11.32%) Data Science

Data Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 88 (11.86%) SAS
2 75 (10.11%) Apache Spark
3 29 (3.91%) Apache
4 17 (2.29%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.16%) Apache Solr
6 9 (1.21%) IIS
7 5 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.54%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.40%) Confluence
9 3 (0.40%) WordPress
10 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.13%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 60 (8.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (2.96%) SPSS
4 11 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (1.21%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.27%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (2.83%) SAP MDG
2 13 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (1.62%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (0.94%) Distributed Ledger
4 7 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.94%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.81%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.67%) SAP GRC
6 5 (0.67%) SAP GTS
7 4 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.27%) Magento
8 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.27%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.13%) Elite 3E
9 1 (0.13%) SAP IBP
9 1 (0.13%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.13%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 70 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (3.64%) PaaS
4 17 (2.29%) Azure Data Factory
4 17 (2.29%) SaaS
5 16 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (2.02%) IaaS
7 12 (1.62%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 11 (1.48%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (1.21%) Data Lake Analytics
9 9 (1.21%) Serverless
10 8 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.81%) Office 365
12 5 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.40%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.40%) Azure Machine Learning
13 3 (0.40%) Siri
13 3 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.81%) PPP
2 2 (0.27%) Network Security
3 1 (0.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (30.59%) Data Warehouse
2 184 (24.80%) Big Data
3 142 (19.14%) SQL Server
4 99 (13.34%) Hadoop
5 75 (10.11%) Power BI
6 74 (9.97%) Data Lake
7 62 (8.36%) QlikView
8 58 (7.82%) NoSQL
8 58 (7.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 56 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 52 (7.01%) Relational Database
11 41 (5.53%) BusinessObjects
12 39 (5.26%) MySQL
13 38 (5.12%) Apache Hive
14 37 (4.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 28 (3.77%) Spotfire
16 26 (3.50%) DataStage
17 25 (3.37%) HBase
18 24 (3.23%) RDBMS
19 21 (2.83%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 29 (3.91%) ERwin
2 18 (2.43%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.89%) JIRA
4 11 (1.48%) LSMW
5 9 (1.21%) ER Studio
5 9 (1.21%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.94%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.94%) PowerDesigner
6 7 (0.94%) Toad
7 6 (0.81%) Maven
8 3 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.27%) Hudson
9 2 (0.27%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.13%) Subversion
10 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 293 (39.49%) Finance
2 119 (16.04%) Banking
3 68 (9.16%) Retail
4 44 (5.93%) Investment Banking
5 41 (5.53%) Legal
6 39 (5.26%) Marketing
7 26 (3.50%) Corporate Banking
8 13 (1.75%) Advertising
8 13 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.75%) Law
9 12 (1.62%) Front Office
9 12 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.48%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.35%) Manufacturing
12 9 (1.21%) Retail Banking
13 8 (1.08%) Automotive
14 6 (0.81%) Publishing
15 5 (0.67%) Billing
16 3 (0.40%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 154 (20.75%) Architect
2 137 (18.46%) Data Architect
3 126 (16.98%) Analyst
4 100 (13.48%) Data Manager
5 93 (12.53%) Data Analyst
6 67 (9.03%) Consultant
7 63 (8.49%) Developer
8 56 (7.55%) Data Governance Analyst
8 56 (7.55%) Data Governance Manager
8 56 (7.55%) Governance Manager
9 33 (4.45%) Project Manager
10 32 (4.31%) Data Consultant
11 31 (4.18%) Senior Consultant
12 28 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 28 (3.77%) Governance Analyst
13 27 (3.64%) Analytics Consultant
14 25 (3.37%) Data Quality Analyst
15 22 (2.96%) Data Analytics Consultant
16 21 (2.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 21 (2.83%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.66%) Kafka
2 28 (3.77%) HTML
3 25 (3.37%) .NET
4 24 (3.23%) XML
5 23 (3.10%) Web Services
6 17 (2.29%) CSS
7 14 (1.89%) HTML5
7 14 (1.89%) REST
8 13 (1.75%) MDX
8 13 (1.75%) Natural Language Processing
9 10 (1.35%) Apache Drill
9 10 (1.35%) SparkR
10 9 (1.21%) JSP
11 6 (0.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 5 (0.67%) BAPI
12 5 (0.67%) JSON
13 4 (0.54%) COM
13 4 (0.54%) WebCenter
14 3 (0.40%) React
14 3 (0.40%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 161 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.53%) Reference Data
3 40 (5.39%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.77%) Credit Risk
5 27 (3.64%) Virtual Team
6 22 (2.96%) Equities
6 22 (2.96%) Fintech
7 20 (2.70%) Data Structures
8 18 (2.43%) Algorithms
8 18 (2.43%) Life Science
9 17 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
10 15 (2.02%) Taxonomies
11 14 (1.89%) Market Risk
11 14 (1.89%) Robotics
12 13 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
13 11 (1.48%) Reinsurance
14 9 (1.21%) User Experience
15 8 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
15 8 (1.08%) Cloud Native
15 8 (1.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (3.64%) Windows
2 22 (2.96%) Unix
3 14 (1.89%) AIX
3 14 (1.89%) HPUX
3 14 (1.89%) Solaris
4 11 (1.48%) Linux
5 3 (0.40%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (41.64%) Analytics
2 287 (38.68%) Data Management
3 256 (34.50%) Business Intelligence
4 203 (27.36%) Data Modelling
5 198 (26.68%) Agile Software Development
6 181 (24.39%) ETL
7 153 (20.62%) Data Architecture
8 129 (17.39%) Data Analysis
9 124 (16.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 113 (15.23%) Data Integration
11 109 (14.69%) Visualisation
12 107 (14.42%) Data Strategy
13 106 (14.29%) Data Analytics
14 98 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
15 85 (11.46%) Project Management
16 84 (11.32%) Data Science
16 84 (11.32%) Master Data Management
17 67 (9.03%) Migration
18 65 (8.76%) Machine Learning
19 64 (8.63%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 261 (35.18%) SQL
2 93 (12.53%) Python
3 80 (10.78%) R
4 58 (7.82%) Java
5 36 (4.85%) T-SQL
6 30 (4.04%) Scala
7 28 (3.77%) C#
8 17 (2.29%) C
8 17 (2.29%) JavaScript
9 13 (1.75%) VBA
10 12 (1.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 8 (1.08%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.81%) ABAP
12 6 (0.81%) VB
13 5 (0.67%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.40%) Ruby
15 2 (0.27%) Clojure
15 2 (0.27%) Perl
15 2 (0.27%) PHP
15 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (13.48%) Degree
2 16 (2.16%) CISSP
3 14 (1.89%) CISA
4 13 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 12 (1.62%) PMP
5 12 (1.62%) TOGAF Certification
6 11 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (1.48%) Master's Degree
7 10 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.94%) ISEB
9 6 (0.81%) CISM
9 6 (0.81%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.67%) SAP Certification
10 5 (0.67%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.54%) CEH
11 4 (0.54%) CRISC
12 3 (0.40%) IIBA
12 3 (0.40%) MBA
13 2 (0.27%) APMP
13 2 (0.27%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 327 (44.07%) Data Quality
2 78 (10.51%) GDPR
3 37 (4.99%) Solvency II
4 23 (3.10%) QA
5 17 (2.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (2.02%) Dodd-Frank
6 15 (2.02%) IFRS
7 9 (1.21%) PMO
8 8 (1.08%) FATCA
9 7 (0.94%) COBIT
9 7 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.94%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.67%) GxP
10 5 (0.67%) IFRS 9
11 4 (0.54%) SLA
12 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (2.43%) HDFS
2 4 (0.54%) Docker
3 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (1.48%) Oozie
2 9 (1.21%) Puppet
2 9 (1.21%) Terraform
3 8 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.67%) RSA Archer
5 4 (0.54%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 119 (16.04%) Microsoft
2 118 (15.90%) Tableau
3 74 (9.97%) Oracle
4 59 (7.95%) SAP
5 51 (6.87%) Informatica
6 31 (4.18%) Alteryx
7 30 (4.04%) Cognos
8 27 (3.64%) Teradata
9 25 (3.37%) Hortonworks
10 24 (3.23%) Ab Initio
10 24 (3.23%) Google
11 22 (2.96%) Talend
12 21 (2.83%) Netezza
13 16 (2.16%) MapR
14 15 (2.02%) Cloudera
14 15 (2.02%) IBM
15 13 (1.75%) Trillium
16 11 (1.48%) Splunk
17 10 (1.35%) Cognizant
17 10 (1.35%) MicroStrategy