Period
to 4 December 2020

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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Governance
UK > England
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 410 486 547
Rank change year-on-year +76 +61 -31
Permanent jobs citing Data Governance 325 694 732
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.60% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 285 563 594
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,138
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.44% +3.56%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,700 £38,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £62,138
% change year-on-year +1.69% -5.05% +3.56%

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 47,712 115,667 138,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.31% 92.21% 92.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39,919 92,519 111,516
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,886
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.17% +1.77%

Data Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance in England

Data Governance
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Governance in England.

Salary trend for Data Governance in England

Data Governance
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Governance in England over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

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 4 December 2020. 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 +80 149 £75,000 +7.14% 32
North of England +95 61 £43,375 -17.38% 16
South East +123 52 £58,750 +2.17% 9
North West +103 28 £42,500 -25.80% 3
Yorkshire +69 28 £61,250 +80.15% 10
Midlands +88 26 £48,750 +14.71% 4
East of England +115 18 £70,000 +12.00% 3
South West +76 17 £55,000 +4.76% 2
West Midlands +63 15 £42,500 +2.41% 2
East Midlands +77 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
North East +4 5 £42,500 -25.80% 3
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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.

1 147 (45.23%) Business Intelligence
2 124 (38.15%) SQL
3 122 (37.54%) Finance
4 116 (35.69%) Analytics
5 111 (34.15%) Data Quality
6 105 (32.31%) ETL
7 101 (31.08%) Data Management
8 81 (24.92%) Data Architecture
9 79 (24.31%) Data Warehouse
10 78 (24.00%) Data Modelling
10 78 (24.00%) Azure
11 76 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
12 74 (22.77%) Power BI
12 74 (22.77%) Power Platform
13 69 (21.23%) Data Analysis
13 69 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
14 65 (20.00%) AWS
15 64 (19.69%) Big Data
16 61 (18.77%) SQL Server
17 50 (15.38%) Data Strategy
18 49 (15.08%) Python
19 45 (13.85%) Data Science
20 44 (13.54%) Degree
21 43 (13.23%) Migration
21 43 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
22 41 (12.62%) Microsoft
22 41 (12.62%) Visualisation
23 40 (12.31%) Data Lake
24 38 (11.69%) SAP
25 34 (10.46%) Apache Hive

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 12 (3.69%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.38%) Apache
3 10 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.77%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.85%) ArcGIS
6 5 (1.54%) SAS
7 3 (0.92%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.92%) Confluence
8 2 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.62%) Liferay
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Synapse
9 1 (0.31%) Appian
9 1 (0.31%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) nginx
9 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (7.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (6.77%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.54%) SPSS
4 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.46%) SAP MDG
2 6 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.54%) SAP MDM
4 4 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.62%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.62%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.62%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.62%) SAP PP-PI
5 2 (0.62%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.31%) Eikon
6 1 (0.31%) Movex
6 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.31%) SAP SM
6 1 (0.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 1 (0.31%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 78 (24.00%) Azure
2 74 (22.77%) Power Platform
3 65 (20.00%) AWS
4 20 (6.15%) GCP
5 12 (3.69%) Azure Data Factory
5 12 (3.69%) Office 365
6 10 (3.08%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (2.46%) Serverless
8 6 (1.85%) Trello
9 5 (1.54%) OneDrive
10 4 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.92%) PowerApps
11 3 (0.92%) SaaS
12 2 (0.62%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.62%) Power Automate
12 2 (0.62%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 1 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.46%) Skype
2 3 (0.92%) Internet
3 2 (0.62%) LAN
3 2 (0.62%) WAN
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (24.31%) Data Warehouse
2 74 (22.77%) Power BI
3 64 (19.69%) Big Data
4 61 (18.77%) SQL Server
5 40 (12.31%) Data Lake
6 34 (10.46%) Apache Hive
7 33 (10.15%) Tableau
8 29 (8.92%) BusinessObjects
8 29 (8.92%) Hadoop
9 28 (8.62%) Snowflake Schema
10 25 (7.69%) Relational Database
11 23 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (5.54%) Amazon Redshift
14 17 (5.23%) NoSQL
15 16 (4.92%) HBase
15 16 (4.92%) MySQL
15 16 (4.92%) RDBMS
16 15 (4.62%) OLAP
17 14 (4.31%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 10 (3.08%) JIRA
2 6 (1.85%) LSMW
3 5 (1.54%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.23%) ERwin
4 4 (1.23%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.92%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (0.31%) ER Studio
7 1 (0.31%) Flyway
7 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.31%) Liquibase
General
1 122 (37.54%) Finance
2 22 (6.77%) Banking
3 20 (6.15%) Marketing
4 12 (3.69%) Retail
5 11 (3.38%) Public Sector
6 8 (2.46%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.15%) Back Office
8 6 (1.85%) Front Office
8 6 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.23%) Electronics
10 3 (0.92%) Legal
10 3 (0.92%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.92%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.62%) Games
12 1 (0.31%) Billing
12 1 (0.31%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.31%) French Language
12 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 79 (24.31%) Architect
2 63 (19.38%) Analyst
3 52 (16.00%) Data Architect
4 42 (12.92%) Data Analyst
5 33 (10.15%) Developer
6 31 (9.54%) Data Engineer
7 24 (7.38%) Data Manager
8 21 (6.46%) Data Quality Analyst
9 20 (6.15%) Quality Analyst
10 17 (5.23%) Business Analyst
11 14 (4.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 14 (4.31%) Security Architect
12 12 (3.69%) Financial Analyst
12 12 (3.69%) Governance Manager
12 12 (3.69%) Service Analyst
13 11 (3.38%) Data Scientist
14 10 (3.08%) Data Governance Analyst
14 10 (3.08%) Data Governance Manager
14 10 (3.08%) Governance Analyst
14 10 (3.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.00%) Kafka
2 9 (2.77%) Apache NiFi
3 7 (2.15%) J2EE
4 6 (1.85%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (1.54%) Anaconda
6 4 (1.23%) CSS
6 4 (1.23%) HTML
6 4 (1.23%) JSON
6 4 (1.23%) Middleware
6 4 (1.23%) XML
7 3 (0.92%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.92%) D3.js
7 3 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (0.92%) Node.js
7 3 (0.92%) React Native
8 2 (0.62%) .NET
8 2 (0.62%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.62%) Apache Camel
8 2 (0.62%) RESTful
8 2 (0.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 76 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.46%) Data Structures
3 18 (5.54%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (3.69%) Reference Data
6 10 (3.08%) Social Media
7 8 (2.46%) User Experience
8 7 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.85%) Clustering
9 6 (1.85%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.54%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.54%) Augmented Reality
10 5 (1.54%) Linked Data
10 5 (1.54%) Semantic Web
11 4 (1.23%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.23%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.92%) FMCG
12 3 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.62%) Cloud Native
13 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.08%) Unix
2 5 (1.54%) Windows
3 3 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (45.23%) Business Intelligence
2 116 (35.69%) Analytics
3 105 (32.31%) ETL
4 101 (31.08%) Data Management
5 81 (24.92%) Data Architecture
6 78 (24.00%) Data Modelling
7 69 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (21.23%) Data Analysis
8 50 (15.38%) Data Strategy
9 45 (13.85%) Data Science
10 43 (13.23%) Migration
10 43 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 41 (12.62%) Visualisation
12 33 (10.15%) Problem-Solving
13 30 (9.23%) Decision-Making
14 28 (8.62%) Data Transformation
15 27 (8.31%) Validation
16 26 (8.00%) Data Analytics
17 25 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
17 25 (7.69%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (38.15%) SQL
2 49 (15.08%) Python
3 31 (9.54%) C
4 29 (8.92%) Java
5 10 (3.08%) R
5 10 (3.08%) Shell Script
6 9 (2.77%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.77%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.15%) Scala
8 3 (0.92%) ABAP
8 3 (0.92%) PHP
8 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.92%) VBA
9 2 (0.62%) C#
10 1 (0.31%) C++
10 1 (0.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.31%) Ruby
10 1 (0.31%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 44 (13.54%) Degree
2 14 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.38%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (2.15%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.54%) PhD
7 4 (1.23%) CCNA
7 4 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.23%) CISSP
7 4 (1.23%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (0.92%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.92%) CCIE
8 3 (0.92%) CCSA
8 3 (0.92%) CCSP
8 3 (0.92%) CISM
8 3 (0.92%) JNCIA
8 3 (0.92%) MCSA
8 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.92%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (34.15%) Data Quality
2 21 (6.46%) GDPR
3 10 (3.08%) QA
3 10 (3.08%) SLA
4 5 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.23%) IFRS
6 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.31%) NIST
6 1 (0.31%) P3O
6 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (4.62%) HDFS
2 9 (2.77%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.92%) Docker
5 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.31%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (3.69%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (1.23%) Control-M
3 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.62%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.69%) SAP
3 28 (8.62%) Oracle
4 27 (8.31%) Informatica
5 21 (6.46%) Talend
6 19 (5.85%) Google
7 15 (4.62%) Teradata
8 8 (2.46%) Ab Initio
9 6 (1.85%) Cloudera
10 5 (1.54%) OneTrust
10 5 (1.54%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.92%) IBM
12 3 (0.92%) Interwoven
13 2 (0.62%) Adobe
13 2 (0.62%) Cognos
13 2 (0.62%) Databricks
13 2 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.62%) Netezza
13 2 (0.62%) RedGate