Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Governance Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Governance Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1039 1108 1146
Rank change year-on-year +69 +38 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Governance Analyst 110 55 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.033% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.034% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 66 38 89
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £39,900 £34,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £80,875 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 156,505 161,081 189,809
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.48% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 128,219 135,101 160,226
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Governance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Governance Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Governance Analyst in England

Governance Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Governance Analyst in England

Governance Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Governance Analyst in England over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Governance Analyst in England

Governance Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Governance Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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 +54 73 £50,000 -4.76% 4
South East +25 14 £52,500 -
North of England +5 12 £37,500 -7.41% 1
North West +6 11 £37,500 +4.17% 1
Midlands +9 6 £30,000 -11.76%
West Midlands +14 5 £30,000 -11.76%
South West - 5 £38,500 -
Yorkshire +22 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Governance Analyst
UK

Governance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Governance Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Governance Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (53.64%) Finance
2 42 (38.18%) Data Governance
3 36 (32.73%) Banking
4 32 (29.09%) Data Analysis
5 31 (28.18%) Degree
6 27 (24.55%) Data Quality
7 26 (23.64%) Investment Banking
8 25 (22.73%) Asset Management
9 24 (21.82%) Wealth Management
10 23 (20.91%) R
10 23 (20.91%) SDLC
10 23 (20.91%) IT Strategy
10 23 (20.91%) Retail Banking
11 20 (18.18%) IT Governance
12 19 (17.27%) Information Security
13 18 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (14.55%) SQL
15 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
15 14 (12.73%) Data Protection
15 14 (12.73%) PMO
16 13 (11.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 13 (11.82%) Risk Management
16 13 (11.82%) Management Information System
17 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (10.91%) Analytics
18 11 (10.00%) GDPR
18 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
19 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (9.09%) Data Management

Governance Analyst Skill Set
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 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.91%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) CA PPM
2 2 (1.82%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) Firewall
1 7 (6.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.91%) Big Data
3 1 (0.91%) MS Access
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.91%) QlikView
3 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
General
1 59 (53.64%) Finance
2 36 (32.73%) Banking
3 26 (23.64%) Investment Banking
4 23 (20.91%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.64%) Law
5 4 (3.64%) Legal
6 2 (1.82%) Retail
7 1 (0.91%) Front Office
7 1 (0.91%) Games
7 1 (0.91%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.91%) COM
1 1 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.73%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.82%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.91%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.91%) Equities
5 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.91%) NHS
5 1 (0.91%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.91%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.18%) Data Governance
2 32 (29.09%) Data Analysis
3 25 (22.73%) Asset Management
4 24 (21.82%) Wealth Management
5 23 (20.91%) IT Strategy
5 23 (20.91%) SDLC
6 20 (18.18%) IT Governance
7 19 (17.27%) Information Security
8 18 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (12.73%) Data Protection
11 13 (11.82%) Risk Management
12 12 (10.91%) Analytics
13 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (9.09%) Data Management
13 10 (9.09%) Information Governance
13 10 (9.09%) Project Management
13 10 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (8.18%) Information Security Management
14 9 (8.18%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.91%) R
2 16 (14.55%) SQL
3 7 (6.36%) VBA
4 5 (4.55%) Java
4 5 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.91%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 31 (28.18%) Degree
2 9 (8.18%) CISSP
3 3 (2.73%) CISM
3 3 (2.73%) CRISC
4 2 (1.82%) GIAC
4 2 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (0.91%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.91%) CISA
5 1 (0.91%) PhD
5 1 (0.91%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (24.55%) Data Quality
2 14 (12.73%) PMO
3 13 (11.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (10.00%) GDPR
5 9 (8.18%) Solvency II
6 8 (7.27%) QA
7 6 (5.45%) COBIT
8 4 (3.64%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.91%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.91%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (1.82%) Capita
3 2 (1.82%) SAP
3 2 (1.82%) Sybase
4 1 (0.91%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.91%) Tableau