Period
to 20 May 2019

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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Governance
UK > England
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 540 445 660
Rank change year-on-year -95 +215 -129
Permanent jobs citing Data Governance 664 1,077 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.50% 0.67% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.73% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 491 705 397
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,750
% change year-on-year - +7.00% +5.65%

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 122,420 147,785 146,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.76% 91.83% 91.45%
Number of salaries quoted 96,596 119,916 121,540
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 20 May 2019.

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 20 May 2019. 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 -123 345 £75,000 +7.14% 13
South East +33 95 £60,000 -3.61% 3
North of England -34 76 £57,500 +4.55% 8
South West +66 70 £45,000 - 7
Midlands +30 45 £57,750 +18.46% 10
North West -2 42 £61,250 +11.36% 5
Yorkshire -12 34 £54,000 +2.86% 3
East of England +94 32 £52,500 - 3
West Midlands +16 30 £65,000 +47.73% 5
East Midlands +20 13 £56,250 +12.50% 5
Data Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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.

1 307 (46.23%) Data Quality
2 254 (38.25%) Data Management
3 237 (35.69%) Finance
4 226 (34.04%) Analytics
5 210 (31.63%) Business Intelligence
6 204 (30.72%) SQL
7 186 (28.01%) Data Modelling
8 167 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
9 141 (21.23%) Data Warehouse
10 124 (18.67%) Big Data
11 123 (18.52%) Data Strategy
12 120 (18.07%) Data Architecture
13 102 (15.36%) Analytical Skills
14 100 (15.06%) Degree
15 98 (14.76%) Data Analysis
16 97 (14.61%) ETL
16 97 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
17 94 (14.16%) Data Science
18 93 (14.01%) Data Analytics
19 90 (13.55%) Tableau
20 89 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
20 89 (13.40%) Banking
21 87 (13.10%) Visualisation
21 87 (13.10%) Master Data Management
22 84 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
23 81 (12.20%) Microsoft
24 74 (11.14%) Project Management
24 74 (11.14%) Migration
25 73 (10.99%) Data Integration
26 69 (10.39%) Informatica

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 45 (6.78%) Apache Spark
2 33 (4.97%) SAS
3 15 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.11%) Apache
5 13 (1.96%) Confluence
6 8 (1.20%) Apache Pig
6 8 (1.20%) Apache Solr
6 8 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 52 (7.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.51%) SPSS
5 6 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.60%) Stata
Business Applications
1 18 (2.71%) SAP MDG
2 17 (2.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (1.36%) Distributed Ledger
4 8 (1.20%) SAP BPC
5 5 (0.75%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.30%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.30%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.15%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.15%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 89 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (10.09%) Power Platform
3 61 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (4.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (2.86%) Office 365
6 17 (2.56%) Azure Data Factory
7 12 (1.81%) PaaS
8 11 (1.66%) Amazon Kinesis
8 11 (1.66%) PowerApps
9 8 (1.20%) Data Lake Analytics
9 8 (1.20%) SaaS
9 8 (1.20%) Serverless
10 5 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.75%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.60%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.45%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.30%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.75%) Internet
1 5 (0.75%) PPP
2 4 (0.60%) VoIP
2 4 (0.60%) WAN
3 2 (0.30%) Broadband
4 1 (0.15%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (21.23%) Data Warehouse
2 124 (18.67%) Big Data
3 61 (9.19%) Hadoop
4 59 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 59 (8.89%) SQL Server
5 56 (8.43%) Power BI
6 50 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 47 (7.08%) Data Lake
8 45 (6.78%) QlikView
9 36 (5.42%) BusinessObjects
10 31 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (3.92%) Relational Database
12 25 (3.77%) MongoDB
13 24 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (3.16%) HBase
15 20 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
16 19 (2.86%) Apache Hive
17 18 (2.71%) Amazon Redshift
17 18 (2.71%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 27 (4.07%) JIRA
2 21 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.81%) LSMW
5 10 (1.51%) ERwin
6 8 (1.20%) Hudson
7 7 (1.05%) Mercurial
8 6 (0.90%) ER Studio
8 6 (0.90%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.60%) Toad
10 3 (0.45%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.30%) Rational Rose
11 2 (0.30%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.15%) Ant
12 1 (0.15%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.15%) Maven
12 1 (0.15%) PowerDesigner
General
1 237 (35.69%) Finance
2 89 (13.40%) Banking
3 37 (5.57%) Retail
4 35 (5.27%) Legal
5 20 (3.01%) Marketing
6 16 (2.41%) Retail Banking
7 15 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.96%) Corporate Banking
9 12 (1.81%) Advertising
10 9 (1.36%) Billing
10 9 (1.36%) Telecoms
11 8 (1.20%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.05%) Local Government
13 6 (0.90%) Law
14 5 (0.75%) Front Office
15 4 (0.60%) Games
16 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.30%) Publishing
18 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 153 (23.04%) Analyst
2 116 (17.47%) Architect
3 108 (16.27%) Data Manager
4 105 (15.81%) Data Analyst
5 91 (13.70%) Data Architect
6 65 (9.79%) Governance Manager
7 64 (9.64%) Data Governance Analyst
7 64 (9.64%) Data Governance Manager
8 59 (8.89%) Governance Analyst
9 45 (6.78%) Developer
10 38 (5.72%) Consultant
11 33 (4.97%) Business Analyst
12 29 (4.37%) Data Quality Analyst
13 27 (4.07%) Project Manager
14 25 (3.77%) IT Manager
15 24 (3.61%) Data Engineer
16 23 (3.46%) Business Manager
17 22 (3.31%) Excel Analyst
17 22 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
17 22 (3.31%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.12%) Kafka
2 17 (2.56%) Web Services
2 17 (2.56%) XML
3 16 (2.41%) Natural Language Processing
4 10 (1.51%) MDX
5 9 (1.36%) Pandas
6 7 (1.05%) .NET
6 7 (1.05%) Apache Avro
6 7 (1.05%) JSON
6 7 (1.05%) REST
6 7 (1.05%) scikit-learn
6 7 (1.05%) SciPy
7 6 (0.90%) D3.js
8 4 (0.60%) Apache Beam
8 4 (0.60%) BAPI
8 4 (0.60%) Velocity
9 3 (0.45%) WebCenter
10 2 (0.30%) Middleware
10 2 (0.30%) NumPy
10 2 (0.30%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 102 (15.36%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (8.43%) Reference Data
3 47 (7.08%) Management Information System
4 37 (5.57%) Data Structures
5 17 (2.56%) Fintech
5 17 (2.56%) User Experience
6 16 (2.41%) Virtual Team
7 13 (1.96%) Replication
8 12 (1.81%) Taxonomies
9 11 (1.66%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.66%) Cloud Native
10 9 (1.36%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.05%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.05%) Reinsurance
12 6 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (0.90%) Robotics
13 5 (0.75%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.75%) Internet of Things
13 5 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (0.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (4.37%) Windows
2 24 (3.61%) Linux
3 13 (1.96%) Unix
4 11 (1.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (38.25%) Data Management
2 226 (34.04%) Analytics
3 210 (31.63%) Business Intelligence
4 186 (28.01%) Data Modelling
5 167 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (18.52%) Data Strategy
7 120 (18.07%) Data Architecture
8 98 (14.76%) Data Analysis
9 97 (14.61%) ETL
9 97 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
10 94 (14.16%) Data Science
11 93 (14.01%) Data Analytics
12 87 (13.10%) Master Data Management
12 87 (13.10%) Visualisation
13 84 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 74 (11.14%) Migration
14 74 (11.14%) Project Management
15 73 (10.99%) Data Integration
16 62 (9.34%) Data Migration
17 61 (9.19%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 204 (30.72%) SQL
2 69 (10.39%) Python
3 39 (5.87%) R
4 37 (5.57%) T-SQL
5 28 (4.22%) Java
6 25 (3.77%) Scala
7 13 (1.96%) C#
7 13 (1.96%) VBA
8 7 (1.05%) Clojure
8 7 (1.05%) Cypher
8 7 (1.05%) Shell Script
9 6 (0.90%) ABAP
9 6 (0.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 6 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.75%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.60%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.45%) C
12 3 (0.45%) Ruby
13 1 (0.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 100 (15.06%) Degree
2 22 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.96%) CISSP
4 12 (1.81%) CISA
4 12 (1.81%) CISM
5 11 (1.66%) CEH
5 11 (1.66%) CSSLP
5 11 (1.66%) GIAC
5 11 (1.66%) SANS
5 11 (1.66%) SSCP
6 10 (1.51%) MBA
7 8 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
8 7 (1.05%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.60%) CCIE
9 4 (0.60%) CCNA
9 4 (0.60%) CCNP
9 4 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.60%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.60%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 307 (46.23%) Data Quality
2 56 (8.43%) GDPR
3 20 (3.01%) Solvency II
4 10 (1.51%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (1.51%) IFRS
5 7 (1.05%) PMO
6 5 (0.75%) FATCA
7 4 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.60%) QA
8 2 (0.30%) COBIT
9 1 (0.15%) Basel III
9 1 (0.15%) EMIR
9 1 (0.15%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.15%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.36%) Apache Flume
2 9 (1.36%) Docker
3 6 (0.90%) HDFS
4 5 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (1.96%) SQL Sentry
2 12 (1.81%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.20%) Oozie
4 6 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (0.90%) Terraform
5 2 (0.30%) Ansible
5 2 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.30%) Puppet
5 2 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.15%) Kibana
6 1 (0.15%) logstash
6 1 (0.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 90 (13.55%) Tableau
2 81 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 69 (10.39%) Informatica
4 68 (10.24%) SAP
5 36 (5.42%) Oracle
6 34 (5.12%) Google
7 18 (2.71%) IBM
7 18 (2.71%) IDERA
8 17 (2.56%) Databricks
8 17 (2.56%) VMware
9 14 (2.11%) Talend
10 13 (1.96%) RedGate
11 11 (1.66%) Atlassian
12 9 (1.36%) Cloudera
12 9 (1.36%) Hortonworks
12 9 (1.36%) Splunk
12 9 (1.36%) Teradata
13 8 (1.20%) MapR
14 7 (1.05%) CA
15 6 (0.90%) Cisco