Period
to 18 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Lake skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Lake over the 6 months to 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Lakes
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 436 563 697
Rank change year-on-year +127 +134 +358
Permanent jobs citing Data Lake 736 673 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.64% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.39% 1.69% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 562 543 421
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - -8.77%
10th Percentile £43,765 £41,450 £47,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £101,250 £105,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -10.71%

Data Lake 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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 30,764 39,919 50,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.79% 28.53% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25,479 33,059 42,010
England median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +8.25% +2.11%

Data Lake
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Lake in England

Data Lake
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Lake in England

Data Lake
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Lake in England over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Lake in England

Data Lake
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 Lake within the England region over the 6 months to 18 February 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 +110 495 £72,500 +7.41% 105
South East +31 90 £65,000 +8.33% 33
North of England +90 64 £50,000 -16.67% 11
East of England +57 44 £59,000 -1.67% 10
North West +52 40 £50,000 -16.67% 5
South West -20 28 £50,250 -19.13% 7
Midlands +32 21 £52,500 -18.90% 9
Yorkshire +31 19 £58,750 +3.66% 6
West Midlands +31 12 £52,500 -19.23% 3
East Midlands +24 9 £65,000 +44.44% 6
North East - 5 £40,177 -
Data Lake
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, IT jobs citing Data Lake 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 Lake.

1 539 (73.23%) SQL
2 428 (58.15%) Azure
2 428 (58.15%) Analytics
3 419 (56.93%) Business Intelligence
4 413 (56.11%) Data Warehouse
5 329 (44.70%) ETL
6 316 (42.93%) SQL Server
7 259 (35.19%) Python
8 253 (34.38%) Power Platform
9 250 (33.97%) Power BI
10 248 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
11 242 (32.88%) Big Data
12 227 (30.84%) Microsoft
13 202 (27.45%) Data Modelling
14 171 (23.23%) Finance
15 166 (22.55%) Analytical Skills
16 165 (22.42%) Azure Data Factory
17 163 (22.15%) Data Analytics
18 161 (21.88%) Azure SQL Database
19 157 (21.33%) AWS
19 157 (21.33%) Data Science
20 153 (20.79%) Databricks
21 152 (20.65%) Visualisation
22 151 (20.52%) Tableau
23 143 (19.43%) DevOps
24 137 (18.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 133 (18.07%) Machine Learning
26 131 (17.80%) Apache Spark
27 129 (17.53%) Degree
28 126 (17.12%) Oracle

Data Lake
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
1 131 (17.80%) Apache Spark
2 33 (4.48%) Apache
3 24 (3.26%) Apache Airflow
4 18 (2.45%) IIS
5 12 (1.63%) Anypoint
5 12 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (1.49%) Confluence
7 5 (0.68%) Jupyter
7 5 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.68%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.54%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.54%) SAS
9 2 (0.27%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 20 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.95%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 428 (58.15%) Azure
2 253 (34.38%) Power Platform
3 165 (22.42%) Azure Data Factory
4 157 (21.33%) AWS
5 79 (10.73%) GCP
6 61 (8.29%) PaaS
7 60 (8.15%) Serverless
8 49 (6.66%) Data Lake Analytics
9 33 (4.48%) Amazon Kinesis
9 33 (4.48%) Amazon S3
10 31 (4.21%) IaaS
11 30 (4.08%) Azure Functions
12 29 (3.94%) Azure Active Directory
13 27 (3.67%) SaaS
14 25 (3.40%) Amazon EMR
15 24 (3.26%) GitHub
16 19 (2.58%) Azure Machine Learning
17 13 (1.77%) Office 365
18 12 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
19 10 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.54%) Skype
2 2 (0.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.14%) Firewall
3 1 (0.14%) LAN
3 1 (0.14%) SAN
3 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.14%) VLAN
3 1 (0.14%) VPN
3 1 (0.14%) WAN
3 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (56.11%) Data Warehouse
2 316 (42.93%) SQL Server
3 250 (33.97%) Power BI
4 242 (32.88%) Big Data
5 161 (21.88%) Azure SQL Database
6 137 (18.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 118 (16.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 112 (15.22%) Hadoop
9 111 (15.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 84 (11.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 82 (11.14%) NoSQL
12 70 (9.51%) Amazon Redshift
13 54 (7.34%) Apache Hive
13 54 (7.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 49 (6.66%) Snowflake Schema
15 48 (6.52%) Cosmos DB
16 34 (4.62%) Relational Database
17 33 (4.48%) Impala
18 32 (4.35%) MongoDB
19 28 (3.80%) HBase
Development Applications
1 54 (7.34%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.67%) Visual Studio
3 25 (3.40%) Visual Studio Team System
4 18 (2.45%) JIRA
5 11 (1.49%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (0.95%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.68%) Subversion
8 5 (0.68%) Travis CI
9 4 (0.54%) ERwin
10 3 (0.41%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.27%) ER Studio
11 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.14%) Flyway
12 1 (0.14%) Liquibase
12 1 (0.14%) Mocha
12 1 (0.14%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.14%) Spock
General
1 171 (23.23%) Finance
2 46 (6.25%) Legal
3 31 (4.21%) Marketing
4 30 (4.08%) Retail
5 23 (3.13%) Banking
6 15 (2.04%) Public Sector
6 15 (2.04%) Publishing
7 9 (1.22%) Advertising
8 8 (1.09%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.82%) Games
10 5 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.54%) Automotive
11 4 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.54%) Police
12 3 (0.41%) Front Office
12 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.14%) Back Office
14 1 (0.14%) Electronics
14 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 180 (24.46%) Data Engineer
2 175 (23.78%) Developer
3 151 (20.52%) Architect
4 98 (13.32%) Analyst
5 88 (11.96%) Data Architect
6 80 (10.87%) Azure Engineer
7 75 (10.19%) SQL Developer
8 73 (9.92%) Data Analyst
9 56 (7.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 51 (6.93%) Azure Developer
11 45 (6.11%) Data Manager
12 42 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
13 39 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
14 36 (4.89%) Senior Data Engineer
15 34 (4.62%) Senior Developer
16 32 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
17 31 (4.21%) SQL BI Developer
18 30 (4.08%) Azure Architect
18 30 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
18 30 (4.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (9.65%) Kafka
2 55 (7.47%) .NET
3 29 (3.94%) MDX
3 29 (3.94%) Web Services
4 17 (2.31%) HTML
5 15 (2.04%) JSON
5 15 (2.04%) XML
6 14 (1.90%) .NET Core
6 14 (1.90%) Lambda Expressions
6 14 (1.90%) Natural Language Processing
7 13 (1.77%) .NET Framework
7 13 (1.77%) Entity Framework
8 12 (1.63%) ASP.NET
9 10 (1.36%) React
10 9 (1.22%) Node.js
11 8 (1.09%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.09%) Apache Avro
11 8 (1.09%) PySpark
12 7 (0.95%) Pandas
12 7 (0.95%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 166 (22.55%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.66%) Greenfield Project
3 36 (4.89%) Algorithms
4 32 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 26 (3.53%) Data Structures
6 17 (2.31%) Cloud Native
7 16 (2.17%) Reinsurance
8 13 (1.77%) Clustering
9 12 (1.63%) Marketing Technology
10 11 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (1.49%) Tandem
11 10 (1.36%) BBC
12 8 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (1.09%) Private Cloud
13 7 (0.95%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.82%) Analytical Mindset
14 6 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
14 6 (0.82%) Data Centre
14 6 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (5.30%) Windows
2 31 (4.21%) Windows Server
3 12 (1.63%) Windows 10
4 11 (1.49%) Unix
5 6 (0.82%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (58.15%) Analytics
2 419 (56.93%) Business Intelligence
3 329 (44.70%) ETL
4 248 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
5 202 (27.45%) Data Modelling
6 163 (22.15%) Data Analytics
7 157 (21.33%) Data Science
8 152 (20.65%) Visualisation
9 143 (19.43%) DevOps
10 133 (18.07%) Machine Learning
11 119 (16.17%) Data Engineering
12 112 (15.22%) Data Analysis
13 97 (13.18%) Data Architecture
14 86 (11.68%) Migration
15 82 (11.14%) Data Extraction
16 72 (9.78%) Proactive Monitoring
16 72 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
17 66 (8.97%) Microservices
18 65 (8.83%) Data Visualisation
19 63 (8.56%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 539 (73.23%) SQL
2 259 (35.19%) Python
3 89 (12.09%) T-SQL
4 82 (11.14%) Scala
5 76 (10.33%) Java
6 72 (9.78%) C#
7 70 (9.51%) R
8 37 (5.03%) PowerShell
9 35 (4.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 28 (3.80%) JavaScript
11 25 (3.40%) U-SQL
12 24 (3.26%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.09%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.95%) C
14 7 (0.95%) C++
14 7 (0.95%) PHP
14 7 (0.95%) Ruby
14 7 (0.95%) VBA
15 6 (0.82%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 129 (17.53%) Degree
2 22 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.82%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 6 (0.82%) CCSP
5 6 (0.82%) CISSP
5 6 (0.82%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (0.82%) MBA
6 5 (0.68%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.68%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.54%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.41%) PMP
9 2 (0.27%) PhD
10 1 (0.14%) MCSA
10 1 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.14%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (11.96%) Data Quality
2 23 (3.13%) GAAP
3 22 (2.99%) QA
4 13 (1.77%) GDPR
5 5 (0.68%) SLA
6 2 (0.27%) EMIR
6 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.27%) MiFID
7 1 (0.14%) IFRS
7 1 (0.14%) NIST
System Software
1 34 (4.62%) Docker
2 28 (3.80%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.85%) HDFS
4 20 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.68%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 35 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 23 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
3 16 (2.17%) Terraform
4 13 (1.77%) Oozie
5 7 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (0.95%) Puppet
6 6 (0.82%) Ansible
6 6 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.54%) Rancher
9 1 (0.14%) Grafana
9 1 (0.14%) Kibana
9 1 (0.14%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 227 (30.84%) Microsoft
2 153 (20.79%) Databricks
3 151 (20.52%) Tableau
4 126 (17.12%) Oracle
5 74 (10.05%) Alteryx
6 70 (9.51%) Teradata
7 65 (8.83%) Automation Anywhere
7 65 (8.83%) Blue Prism
7 65 (8.83%) Cadence
7 65 (8.83%) UiPath
8 39 (5.30%) Informatica
9 38 (5.16%) Google
10 24 (3.26%) Cloudera
11 22 (2.99%) Talend
12 19 (2.58%) VMware
13 14 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (1.63%) MuleSoft
15 9 (1.22%) Hortonworks
15 9 (1.22%) Netezza
16 8 (1.09%) Sybase