Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Management
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 143 239 216
Rank change year-on-year +96 -23 +22
Permanent jobs citing Data Management 2,751 638 1,992
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.49% 1.43% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.54% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,693 503 1,563
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,020
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,625 £78,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £111,250 £100,000
UK median annual salary £64,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% +8.70% +4.55%

Data Management 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 104,061 41,487 116,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 94.32% 93.21% 92.64%
Number of salaries quoted 69,882 34,938 93,955
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in England

Data Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Management in England

Data Management
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Management in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Management in England

Data Management
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 Management within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
London +70 1,418 £72,500 +3.57% 147
South East +89 474 £60,000 +12.15% 32
North of England +20 300 £55,000 +10.00% 49
East of England +58 255 £52,500 -16.00% 27
Midlands -49 148 £45,000 -7.26% 35
North West -27 136 £56,750 +3.18% 27
Yorkshire -16 131 £53,500 +25.88% 17
West Midlands -51 106 £45,000 -7.26% 16
South West -39 85 £50,000 -9.09% 32
East Midlands -71 41 £45,000 -3.74% 19
North East +1 33 £45,000 -10.25% 5
Data Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT jobs citing Data Management 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 Management.

1 1,029 (37.40%) SQL
2 927 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
3 887 (32.24%) Analytics
4 764 (27.77%) Finance
5 759 (27.59%) Social Skills
6 684 (24.86%) Business Intelligence
7 655 (23.81%) Python
8 629 (22.86%) AWS
9 613 (22.28%) Azure
10 603 (21.92%) Degree
11 544 (19.77%) Data Quality
12 537 (19.52%) Data Modelling
13 492 (17.88%) Data Governance
13 492 (17.88%) Power Platform
14 483 (17.56%) Java
15 482 (17.52%) ETL
16 477 (17.34%) Microsoft
17 472 (17.16%) Power BI
18 456 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
19 453 (16.47%) Data Warehouse
20 433 (15.74%) Data Science
21 415 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
22 363 (13.20%) SQL Server
23 347 (12.61%) Software Engineering
24 327 (11.89%) Data Architecture
25 323 (11.74%) Visualisation
26 319 (11.60%) Computer Science
27 315 (11.45%) Big Data
28 312 (11.34%) Management Information System
29 309 (11.23%) Project Management

Data Management
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
1 162 (5.89%) Apache Spark
2 155 (5.63%) SAS
3 70 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 68 (2.47%) Confluence
5 66 (2.40%) Apache Airflow
6 60 (2.18%) CMS
7 52 (1.89%) Apache
8 33 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (0.51%) Apache Pig
10 11 (0.40%) ArcGIS
11 10 (0.36%) IIS
12 9 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (0.29%) Luigi
13 8 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.18%) Appian
14 5 (0.18%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.11%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.11%) Documentum
15 3 (0.11%) JBoss
15 3 (0.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 250 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 106 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 62 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
7 12 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.40%) Oracle Smart View
9 10 (0.36%) Adobe XD
10 6 (0.22%) AutoCAD
11 5 (0.18%) S-PLUS
11 5 (0.18%) SPSS
12 4 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.11%) Stata
14 2 (0.073%) ProjectWise
15 1 (0.036%) Chatbot
15 1 (0.036%) Weka
Business Applications
1 49 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 40 (1.45%) NetSuite
4 30 (1.09%) SAP MDG
4 30 (1.09%) Shopify
5 28 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
6 17 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
7 14 (0.51%) IBM Planning Analytics
8 13 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
8 13 (0.47%) SAP ERP
9 12 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
10 11 (0.40%) Oracle Clinical
11 9 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
12 8 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
13 7 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
14 6 (0.22%) Maximo
14 6 (0.22%) Oracle BRM
14 6 (0.22%) SAP IBP
14 6 (0.22%) SAP VC
15 4 (0.15%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 629 (22.86%) AWS
2 613 (22.28%) Azure
3 492 (17.88%) Power Platform
4 229 (8.32%) Serverless
5 210 (7.63%) AWS Lambda
6 183 (6.65%) Amazon EC2
6 183 (6.65%) GCP
7 165 (6.00%) Amazon ECS
8 130 (4.73%) Azure Data Factory
9 124 (4.51%) Microsoft 365
10 107 (3.89%) Snowflake
11 104 (3.78%) SaaS
12 95 (3.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 71 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
14 65 (2.36%) Collibra
15 55 (2.00%) PowerApps
16 51 (1.85%) PaaS
17 44 (1.60%) IaaS
18 39 (1.42%) Power Automate
19 31 (1.13%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.24%) Internet
2 25 (0.91%) Network Security
3 23 (0.84%) Broadband
4 22 (0.80%) Firewall
5 17 (0.62%) Cisco IPT
5 17 (0.62%) Unified Communications
6 16 (0.58%) FTP
6 16 (0.58%) Intranet
6 16 (0.58%) LAN
7 15 (0.55%) WAN
8 14 (0.51%) VPN
9 12 (0.44%) IPsec
10 11 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.22%) DKIM
11 6 (0.22%) SAN
11 6 (0.22%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.18%) HTTP
13 4 (0.15%) NAS
14 3 (0.11%) iSCSI
14 3 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 472 (17.16%) Power BI
2 453 (16.47%) Data Warehouse
3 363 (13.20%) SQL Server
4 315 (11.45%) Big Data
5 244 (8.87%) Tableau
6 232 (8.43%) Data Lake
7 209 (7.60%) Relational Database
8 208 (7.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 194 (7.05%) NoSQL
10 173 (6.29%) Amazon Aurora
11 164 (5.96%) Metadata
12 158 (5.74%) Amazon Athena
13 156 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 154 (5.60%) PostgreSQL
15 149 (5.42%) Hadoop
16 140 (5.09%) MySQL
17 100 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 95 (3.45%) RDBMS
19 84 (3.05%) MongoDB
20 81 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 146 (5.31%) Git (software)
2 125 (4.54%) JIRA
3 81 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 71 (2.58%) Gradle
5 49 (1.78%) Eclipse
5 49 (1.78%) IntelliJ
6 42 (1.53%) Visual Studio
7 34 (1.24%) Bitbucket Server
8 25 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 23 (0.84%) ERwin
10 22 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 17 (0.62%) kappa
12 14 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
13 13 (0.47%) CircleCI
14 12 (0.44%) Selenium
15 10 (0.36%) Gatling
15 10 (0.36%) LoadRunner
16 9 (0.33%) Appium
16 9 (0.33%) Maven
16 9 (0.33%) TestNG
General
1 764 (27.77%) Finance
2 759 (27.59%) Social Skills
3 456 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
4 260 (9.45%) Banking
5 240 (8.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 139 (5.05%) Retail
7 112 (4.07%) Legal
8 107 (3.89%) Marketing
9 98 (3.56%) Presentation Skills
10 96 (3.49%) Law
11 85 (3.09%) Public Sector
12 68 (2.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 66 (2.40%) Organisational Skills
14 64 (2.33%) Influencing Skills
15 62 (2.25%) Manufacturing
16 38 (1.38%) Telecoms
17 34 (1.24%) Investment Banking
18 30 (1.09%) Games
19 25 (0.91%) Financial Institution
20 18 (0.65%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 426 (15.49%) Developer
2 413 (15.01%) Analyst
3 311 (11.30%) Architect
4 296 (10.76%) Data Engineer
5 223 (8.11%) Data Manager
6 217 (7.89%) Data Analyst
7 208 (7.56%) Software Engineer
8 207 (7.52%) Data Architect
9 167 (6.07%) Consultant
10 163 (5.93%) AWS Engineer
11 151 (5.49%) AWS Software Engineer
12 130 (4.73%) Java Developer
13 126 (4.58%) AWS Developer
14 115 (4.18%) Programmer
15 111 (4.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 105 (3.82%) Project Manager
17 103 (3.74%) Python Engineer
18 81 (2.94%) Java Engineer
18 81 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
19 78 (2.84%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (8.51%) Web Services
2 201 (7.31%) Kafka
3 152 (5.53%) gRPC
4 92 (3.34%) REST
5 86 (3.13%) .NET
6 71 (2.58%) React
7 65 (2.36%) AngularJS
8 53 (1.93%) Spring
9 50 (1.82%) JSON
10 40 (1.45%) HTML
10 40 (1.45%) Spring Boot
11 35 (1.27%) CSS
11 35 (1.27%) J2EE
12 33 (1.20%) Apache Beam
13 32 (1.16%) Node.js
13 32 (1.16%) XML
14 29 (1.05%) MDX
15 25 (0.91%) EDI
15 25 (0.91%) RxJS
16 23 (0.84%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 312 (11.34%) Management Information System
2 205 (7.45%) Life Science
3 173 (6.29%) Hedge funds
4 151 (5.49%) Pricing Data
5 110 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 82 (2.98%) User Experience
7 80 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
8 57 (2.07%) Derivative
8 57 (2.07%) Reference Data
9 53 (1.93%) Data Protection Act
10 46 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
11 39 (1.42%) Social Media
11 39 (1.42%) Virtual Team
12 38 (1.38%) Algorithms
13 37 (1.34%) Cloud Native
14 34 (1.24%) Biotechnology
15 28 (1.02%) Analytical Mindset
15 28 (1.02%) iPad
16 27 (0.98%) Reinsurance
17 26 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 156 (5.67%) Windows
2 98 (3.56%) Unix
3 87 (3.16%) Linux
4 17 (0.62%) VMS
5 11 (0.40%) Windows 10
5 11 (0.40%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.25%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.22%) Android
8 5 (0.18%) CentOS
9 4 (0.15%) FreeRTOS
9 4 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.15%) VxWorks
10 3 (0.11%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.11%) Debian
11 2 (0.073%) Solaris
11 2 (0.073%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.036%) Alpine Linux
12 1 (0.036%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.036%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 927 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
2 887 (32.24%) Analytics
3 684 (24.86%) Business Intelligence
4 537 (19.52%) Data Modelling
5 492 (17.88%) Data Governance
6 482 (17.52%) ETL
7 433 (15.74%) Data Science
8 415 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
9 347 (12.61%) Software Engineering
10 327 (11.89%) Data Architecture
11 323 (11.74%) Visualisation
12 319 (11.60%) Computer Science
13 309 (11.23%) Project Management
14 298 (10.83%) DevOps
15 291 (10.58%) Project Delivery
16 290 (10.54%) Migration
17 268 (9.74%) Artificial Intelligence
18 266 (9.67%) Test Automation
19 258 (9.38%) Microservices
20 251 (9.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1,029 (37.40%) SQL
2 655 (23.81%) Python
3 483 (17.56%) Java
4 169 (6.14%) C#
5 151 (5.49%) R
6 147 (5.34%) PowerShell
7 141 (5.13%) JavaScript
8 68 (2.47%) C
9 65 (2.36%) Scala
10 55 (2.00%) TypeScript
11 52 (1.89%) VBA
12 48 (1.74%) Bash Shell
12 48 (1.74%) T-SQL
13 43 (1.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 37 (1.34%) Go
15 34 (1.24%) C++
16 29 (1.05%) PL/SQL
17 22 (0.80%) Gremlin
17 22 (0.80%) PHP
18 21 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 603 (21.92%) Degree
2 106 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 82 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 62 (2.25%) Master's Degree
5 50 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 40 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
7 33 (1.20%) PhD
8 22 (0.80%) CISSP
9 19 (0.69%) AWS Certification
10 17 (0.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 17 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
12 15 (0.55%) CCSP
12 15 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
13 13 (0.47%) HND
13 13 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (0.47%) SAS Certification
14 12 (0.44%) DBS Check
15 10 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 544 (19.77%) Data Quality
2 269 (9.78%) QA
3 197 (7.16%) GDPR
4 56 (2.04%) CDISC
5 55 (2.00%) Good Clinical Practice
6 25 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (0.84%) MiFID
8 22 (0.80%) EMIR
9 18 (0.65%) PMO
10 16 (0.58%) SLA
11 14 (0.51%) Accessibility
11 14 (0.51%) GxP
12 12 (0.44%) HIPAA
13 8 (0.29%) GRC
13 8 (0.29%) NIST
14 7 (0.25%) COBIT
14 7 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
14 7 (0.25%) PCI DSS
15 4 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 3 (0.11%) IFRS
System Software
1 94 (3.42%) Docker
2 36 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.15%) HDFS
4 4 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.11%) LXC
5 3 (0.11%) NFS
6 2 (0.073%) Firmware
6 2 (0.073%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.073%) iptables
6 2 (0.073%) Postfix
6 2 (0.073%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.036%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.036%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 95 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 35 (1.27%) Ansible
3 34 (1.24%) Terraform
4 15 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
5 14 (0.51%) Puppet
6 13 (0.47%) Oracle EDQ
7 11 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
7 11 (0.40%) Oozie
8 9 (0.33%) Grafana
9 6 (0.22%) Control-M
10 4 (0.15%) Istio
10 4 (0.15%) Opsview
11 3 (0.11%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.11%) RSA Archer
11 3 (0.11%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.073%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (0.073%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (0.073%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.073%) SCCM
Vendors
1 477 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 295 (10.72%) Oracle
3 161 (5.85%) SAP
4 133 (4.83%) Databricks
5 128 (4.65%) Informatica
6 125 (4.54%) Google
7 81 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
8 58 (2.11%) Sybase
9 53 (1.93%) IBM
10 44 (1.60%) Teradata
11 40 (1.45%) Talend
12 34 (1.24%) StreamSets
13 33 (1.20%) Palantir
14 32 (1.16%) Alteryx
15 28 (1.02%) Elastic Path
16 26 (0.95%) Hyperion
17 24 (0.87%) Workday
18 23 (0.84%) ServiceNow
19 18 (0.65%) Cloudera
20 17 (0.62%) CA Agile Central