Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Management
UK > England
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 234 240
Rank change year-on-year +72 +6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Data Management 2,189 932 1,949
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.18% 1.50% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.62% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,409 705 1,460
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,200 £34,989
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £82,125 £76,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £98,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 94,312 57,577 123,491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 93.97% 92.88% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 65,031 47,153 99,402
10th Percentile £32,675 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,691
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £76,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +62 1,177 £70,000 - 152
South East +60 322 £50,845 +1.69% 58
North of England +17 255 £53,500 +25.88% 44
East of England +76 163 £57,500 -8.00% 39
Midlands -25 137 £47,500 -20.83% 36
North West +8 122 £55,500 +3.26% 21
Yorkshire -19 102 £53,000 +32.50% 17
South West -39 93 £45,079 -1.45% 21
West Midlands -35 88 £48,750 -10.14% 26
East Midlands -27 48 £41,250 -36.54% 10
North East -9 31 £45,000 +38.46% 6
Data Management
UK

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 801 (36.59%) SQL
2 694 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
3 664 (30.33%) Analytics
4 624 (28.51%) Finance
5 535 (24.44%) Social Skills
6 531 (24.26%) Python
7 495 (22.61%) Business Intelligence
8 487 (22.25%) AWS
9 456 (20.83%) Degree
10 427 (19.51%) Azure
11 404 (18.46%) Data Modelling
12 381 (17.41%) Data Quality
13 380 (17.36%) Java
14 377 (17.22%) Power Platform
15 348 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
15 348 (15.90%) Power BI
16 344 (15.71%) Microsoft
17 323 (14.76%) SQL Server
18 320 (14.62%) Data Science
19 314 (14.34%) ETL
20 306 (13.98%) Data Warehouse
21 302 (13.80%) Data Governance
22 291 (13.29%) Software Engineering
23 283 (12.93%) Project Delivery
24 269 (12.29%) Visualisation
25 266 (12.15%) Problem-Solving
26 250 (11.42%) Project Management
27 249 (11.38%) Data Architecture
28 233 (10.64%) Oracle
29 229 (10.46%) Microservices

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
1 131 (5.98%) SAS
2 107 (4.89%) Apache Spark
3 74 (3.38%) Apache Airflow
4 73 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 62 (2.83%) CMS
6 56 (2.56%) Apache
7 50 (2.28%) Confluence
8 32 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (0.96%) Luigi
10 17 (0.78%) IIS
11 15 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
12 12 (0.55%) Apache Pig
13 7 (0.32%) ArcGIS
14 6 (0.27%) Moodle
14 6 (0.27%) Totara
15 5 (0.23%) JBoss
15 5 (0.23%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.18%) Documentum
17 3 (0.14%) Apache Solr
17 3 (0.14%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 224 (10.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 117 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
7 12 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.46%) Adobe XD
10 6 (0.27%) Oracle Smart View
11 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.14%) ProjectWise
12 2 (0.091%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.046%) PrintSoft PReS
13 1 (0.046%) Revit
13 1 (0.046%) SPSS
13 1 (0.046%) Stata
13 1 (0.046%) Weka
Business Applications
1 38 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.28%) Shopify
3 27 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
4 20 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
5 17 (0.78%) NetSuite
6 15 (0.69%) SAP ERP
7 14 (0.64%) IBM Planning Analytics
8 12 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
8 12 (0.55%) Oracle Clinical
9 10 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
10 9 (0.41%) SAP MDG
11 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (0.27%) Sentinel
12 5 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
12 5 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
13 4 (0.18%) Markit EDM
13 4 (0.18%) PolarLake
13 4 (0.18%) SAP Business One
13 4 (0.18%) Summit
14 3 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 487 (22.25%) AWS
2 427 (19.51%) Azure
3 377 (17.22%) Power Platform
4 185 (8.45%) Serverless
5 172 (7.86%) AWS Lambda
6 145 (6.62%) Amazon EC2
7 141 (6.44%) GCP
8 134 (6.12%) Amazon ECS
9 86 (3.93%) SaaS
10 68 (3.11%) Snowflake
11 67 (3.06%) Azure Data Factory
12 66 (3.02%) Dynamics 365
13 63 (2.88%) Microsoft 365
14 50 (2.28%) PowerApps
15 48 (2.19%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 48 (2.19%) PaaS
16 39 (1.78%) Collibra
17 33 (1.51%) Azure Logic Apps
18 28 (1.28%) IaaS
19 25 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.87%) Internet
2 28 (1.28%) Firewall
3 19 (0.87%) Network Security
4 15 (0.69%) FTP
5 14 (0.64%) VPN
6 12 (0.55%) IPsec
6 12 (0.55%) Unified Communications
7 10 (0.46%) Broadband
7 10 (0.46%) TCP/IP
8 9 (0.41%) Intranet
9 8 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (0.32%) LAN
10 7 (0.32%) SAN
10 7 (0.32%) WAN
11 4 (0.18%) NAS
12 3 (0.14%) Cisco IPT
12 3 (0.14%) HTTP
12 3 (0.14%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.14%) SSL
12 3 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (15.90%) Power BI
2 323 (14.76%) SQL Server
3 306 (13.98%) Data Warehouse
4 210 (9.59%) Relational Database
5 197 (9.00%) Big Data
6 167 (7.63%) Tableau
7 158 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
8 155 (7.08%) Amazon Aurora
9 145 (6.62%) MySQL
10 143 (6.53%) Data Lake
11 138 (6.30%) NoSQL
12 124 (5.66%) Metadata
13 120 (5.48%) RDBMS
14 113 (5.16%) Hadoop
14 113 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 105 (4.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 94 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 77 (3.52%) Amazon Athena
18 69 (3.15%) DB2
19 45 (2.06%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 126 (5.76%) Git (software)
2 94 (4.29%) JIRA
3 72 (3.29%) Gradle
4 65 (2.97%) Jenkins
5 52 (2.38%) Eclipse
6 51 (2.33%) IntelliJ
7 36 (1.64%) Bitbucket Server
8 21 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 18 (0.82%) Visual Studio
10 14 (0.64%) ERwin
11 12 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (0.50%) Subversion
13 10 (0.46%) webpack
14 8 (0.37%) Bitbucket
14 8 (0.37%) Selenium
15 7 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
15 7 (0.32%) ProC
16 6 (0.27%) ER Studio
16 6 (0.27%) MSBuild
General
1 624 (28.51%) Finance
2 535 (24.44%) Social Skills
3 348 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
4 225 (10.28%) Banking
5 176 (8.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 124 (5.66%) Retail
7 95 (4.34%) Marketing
8 70 (3.20%) Public Sector
9 64 (2.92%) Law
10 62 (2.83%) Legal
10 62 (2.83%) Organisational Skills
11 57 (2.60%) Presentation Skills
12 52 (2.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 44 (2.01%) Telecoms
14 43 (1.96%) Manufacturing
15 41 (1.87%) Influencing Skills
16 34 (1.55%) Advertising
17 31 (1.42%) Investment Banking
18 23 (1.05%) Financial Institution
19 21 (0.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 370 (16.90%) Developer
2 357 (16.31%) Analyst
3 259 (11.83%) Architect
4 224 (10.23%) Data Engineer
5 196 (8.95%) Data Analyst
6 192 (8.77%) Software Engineer
7 176 (8.04%) Data Architect
8 156 (7.13%) Data Manager
9 143 (6.53%) AWS Engineer
10 133 (6.08%) AWS Software Engineer
11 132 (6.03%) Programmer
12 128 (5.85%) Java Developer
13 125 (5.71%) Consultant
14 119 (5.44%) AWS Developer
15 104 (4.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 92 (4.20%) Python Engineer
17 81 (3.70%) Project Manager
18 75 (3.43%) Java Engineer
18 75 (3.43%) Java Software Engineer
19 68 (3.11%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (10.14%) Web Services
2 165 (7.54%) Kafka
3 133 (6.08%) gRPC
4 93 (4.25%) .NET
5 83 (3.79%) REST
6 66 (3.02%) AngularJS
7 60 (2.74%) React
8 55 (2.51%) Spring
9 47 (2.15%) HTML
10 43 (1.96%) J2EE
10 43 (1.96%) Spring Boot
11 38 (1.74%) CSS
12 37 (1.69%) JSON
13 33 (1.51%) XML
14 32 (1.46%) Node.js
15 26 (1.19%) Apache Beam
16 25 (1.14%) Play Framework
17 24 (1.10%) RxJS
18 23 (1.05%) Middleware
19 22 (1.01%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 210 (9.59%) Management Information System
2 152 (6.94%) Life Science
3 146 (6.67%) Hedge funds
4 132 (6.03%) Pricing Data
5 66 (3.02%) Data Structures
6 60 (2.74%) Derivative
7 55 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
8 52 (2.38%) Reference Data
9 47 (2.15%) User Experience
10 40 (1.83%) Biotechnology
11 33 (1.51%) Social Media
12 32 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (1.42%) Data Centre
14 27 (1.23%) iPad
14 27 (1.23%) Virtual Team
15 23 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
16 22 (1.01%) Cloud Native
17 20 (0.91%) NHS
17 20 (0.91%) Public Cloud
18 19 (0.87%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 141 (6.44%) Windows
2 93 (4.25%) Linux
3 83 (3.79%) Unix
4 11 (0.50%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.32%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.27%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.23%) CentOS
8 4 (0.18%) Android
8 4 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.18%) Solaris
9 2 (0.091%) Debian
9 2 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.046%) Alpine Linux
10 1 (0.046%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.046%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.046%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 694 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
2 664 (30.33%) Analytics
3 495 (22.61%) Business Intelligence
4 404 (18.46%) Data Modelling
5 320 (14.62%) Data Science
6 314 (14.34%) ETL
7 302 (13.80%) Data Governance
8 291 (13.29%) Software Engineering
9 283 (12.93%) Project Delivery
10 269 (12.29%) Visualisation
11 266 (12.15%) Problem-Solving
12 250 (11.42%) Project Management
13 249 (11.38%) Data Architecture
14 229 (10.46%) Microservices
15 226 (10.32%) Computer Science
16 211 (9.64%) Data Analysis
17 205 (9.37%) Migration
18 202 (9.23%) Scrum
19 198 (9.05%) DevOps
20 186 (8.50%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 801 (36.59%) SQL
2 531 (24.26%) Python
3 380 (17.36%) Java
4 125 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 94 (4.29%) C#
6 85 (3.88%) R
7 62 (2.83%) PowerShell
8 61 (2.79%) T-SQL
9 49 (2.24%) VBA
10 45 (2.06%) TypeScript
11 39 (1.78%) Scala
12 38 (1.74%) Bash Shell
13 36 (1.64%) C
14 34 (1.55%) PL/SQL
15 29 (1.32%) C++
16 24 (1.10%) PHP
17 22 (1.01%) Gremlin
18 17 (0.78%) VB
19 13 (0.59%) Shell Script
20 12 (0.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 456 (20.83%) Degree
2 90 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 74 (3.38%) Security Cleared
4 50 (2.28%) Master's Degree
5 35 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 30 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
7 27 (1.23%) DBS Check
8 24 (1.10%) PhD
9 16 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
10 14 (0.64%) HND
11 13 (0.59%) TOGAF Certification
12 12 (0.55%) DV Cleared
13 8 (0.37%) Postgraduate
14 7 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.32%) MBA
14 7 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
15 6 (0.27%) CISM
15 6 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.27%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.27%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 381 (17.41%) Data Quality
2 209 (9.55%) QA
3 135 (6.17%) GDPR
4 47 (2.15%) CDISC
5 41 (1.87%) Good Clinical Practice
6 30 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 27 (1.23%) EMIR
7 27 (1.23%) MiFID
8 18 (0.82%) GxP
9 15 (0.69%) PMO
10 12 (0.55%) HIPAA
11 11 (0.50%) SLA
12 10 (0.46%) Accessibility
13 7 (0.32%) COBIT
13 7 (0.32%) NIST
14 6 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
14 6 (0.27%) GRC
14 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 5 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 5 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (3.43%) Docker
2 27 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.27%) HDFS
5 6 (0.27%) LXC
6 5 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.18%) Firmware
8 3 (0.14%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.14%) NFS
9 2 (0.091%) iptables
9 2 (0.091%) Platform Symphony
9 2 (0.091%) Postfix
9 2 (0.091%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.046%) IAG
Systems Management
1 73 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 37 (1.69%) Ansible
3 31 (1.42%) Terraform
4 13 (0.59%) Puppet
5 11 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
7 7 (0.32%) Grafana
7 7 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (0.27%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.18%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.18%) Istio
9 4 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
9 4 (0.18%) Oozie
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle EDQ
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.14%) RSA Archer
11 2 (0.091%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.091%) Control-M
11 2 (0.091%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.091%) SCCM
Vendors
1 344 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 233 (10.64%) Oracle
3 98 (4.48%) SAP
4 95 (4.34%) Sybase
5 77 (3.52%) Google
6 71 (3.24%) Informatica
7 60 (2.74%) Databricks
8 51 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
9 38 (1.74%) IBM
10 36 (1.64%) Teradata
11 34 (1.55%) Alteryx
12 27 (1.23%) Elastic Path
13 26 (1.19%) ServiceNow
14 20 (0.91%) Cognos
14 20 (0.91%) VMware
15 18 (0.82%) Hyperion
16 17 (0.78%) Adobe
16 17 (0.78%) GoldenSource
16 17 (0.78%) Talend
17 15 (0.69%) PeopleSoft