Period
to 3 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Lakes
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 90 78 118
Rank change year-on-year -12 +40 +24
Permanent jobs citing Data Lake 13 8 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.94% 0.88% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.12% 2.82% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
10th Percentile £37,500 £51,500 £46,250
25th Percentile £42,538 £51,875 £49,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +9.47%
75th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £55,938
90th Percentile " £57,000 £64,375
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £53,750 £52,000
% change year-on-year +11.63% +3.37% +9.47%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 417 284 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 30.15% 31.42% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 286 183 494
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
75th Percentile £56,813 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Data Lake
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Data Lake as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Data Lake in Glasgow

Data Lake
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Lake in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Data Lake in Glasgow

Data Lake
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Lake in Glasgow over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Lake in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Data Lake.

1 13 (100.00%) Azure
2 12 (92.31%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (84.62%) Data Modelling
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) Analytics
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) ETL
6 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
6 5 (38.46%) Power BI
6 5 (38.46%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (38.46%) Power Platform
6 5 (38.46%) Social Skills
7 4 (30.77%) StreamSets
7 4 (30.77%) Kafka
7 4 (30.77%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 4 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (30.77%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (30.77%) Legacy Systems
7 4 (30.77%) SDLC
7 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
7 4 (30.77%) AWS
7 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
7 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
7 4 (30.77%) Migration

Data Lake
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Power Platform
3 4 (30.77%) AWS
3 4 (30.77%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (30.77%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (38.46%) Power BI
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
3 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 4 (30.77%) PowerCenter
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (15.38%) GIS
5 2 (15.38%) Metadata
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (15.38%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Social Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Informatica Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Solutions Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Data Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Kafka
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Legacy Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Data Modelling
2 8 (61.54%) Analytics
3 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) ETL
4 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (38.46%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Data Management
5 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
6 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Informatica
2 4 (30.77%) StreamSets
3 3 (23.08%) Databricks
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Alteryx