Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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

Data Manager
England > London
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 542 516 630
Rank change year-on-year -26 +114 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Manager 251 350 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.47% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.50% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 207 269 194
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £38,250 £45,400 £40,999
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £101,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +0.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 63,031 69,989 71,698
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.74% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51,768 55,393 61,705
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Data Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in London

Data Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Manager in London

Data Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in London over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Manager in London

Data Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Central London -29 51 £80,000 +23.08% 5
West London +23 7 £45,000 -10.00% 11
East London - 6 £62,500 - 5
South London - 2 £55,321 - 1
Data Manager
England

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, Data Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 101 (40.24%) Finance
2 76 (30.28%) Analytics
3 72 (28.69%) SQL
4 63 (25.10%) Data Quality
5 57 (22.71%) Visualisation
6 55 (21.91%) Data Management
6 55 (21.91%) Data Science
7 52 (20.72%) Data Governance
7 52 (20.72%) Banking
8 50 (19.92%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (18.33%) Solvency II
10 45 (17.93%) Big Data
11 43 (17.13%) Tableau
11 43 (17.13%) Python
12 40 (15.94%) Degree
13 39 (15.54%) Data Warehouse
14 35 (13.94%) ETL
14 35 (13.94%) Microsoft
14 35 (13.94%) Data Visualisation
15 34 (13.55%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (13.15%) R
16 33 (13.15%) Dodd-Frank
16 33 (13.15%) GDPR
17 32 (12.75%) Project Management
18 31 (12.35%) Machine Learning
18 31 (12.35%) Data Analytics
19 30 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (11.95%) Data Analysis
20 29 (11.55%) Anti-Money Laundering
20 29 (11.55%) IFRS

Data Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 16 (6.37%) Apache Spark
2 14 (5.58%) SAS
3 5 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (10.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.79%) SPSS
4 4 (1.59%) Stata
5 3 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.59%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.59%) Raiser's Edge
3 3 (1.20%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.80%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.40%) Actimize
5 1 (0.40%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.40%) FastStats
5 1 (0.40%) PolarLake
5 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.40%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.79%) Azure Machine Learning
2 7 (2.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.59%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (1.59%) PaaS
4 4 (1.59%) Serverless
5 3 (1.20%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.80%) Slack
6 2 (0.80%) Trello
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.20%) Network Security
2 1 (0.40%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.40%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.93%) Big Data
2 39 (15.54%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (9.96%) Power BI
4 22 (8.76%) QlikView
5 18 (7.17%) SQL Server
6 17 (6.77%) Relational Database
7 16 (6.37%) Spotfire
8 15 (5.98%) Data Lake
8 15 (5.98%) Hadoop
8 15 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.39%) Apache Hive
10 6 (2.39%) Data Mining
10 6 (2.39%) MySQL
10 6 (2.39%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.59%) Cosmos DB
12 4 (1.59%) GIS
12 4 (1.59%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 5 (1.99%) JIRA
2 4 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 101 (40.24%) Finance
2 52 (20.72%) Banking
3 21 (8.37%) Marketing
4 18 (7.17%) Retail
5 14 (5.58%) Financial Institution
6 12 (4.78%) Investment Banking
6 12 (4.78%) Legal
7 10 (3.98%) Advertising
8 6 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.39%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.99%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.99%) Law
10 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.40%) Back Office
12 1 (0.40%) Front Office
12 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.40%) Social Science
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.79%) HTML
2 6 (2.39%) .NET
2 6 (2.39%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (0.80%) NumPy
3 2 (0.80%) Pandas
3 2 (0.80%) PySpark
3 2 (0.80%) XML
4 1 (0.40%) COM
4 1 (0.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.78%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.38%) Fintech
4 9 (3.59%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.79%) User Experience
6 6 (2.39%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.39%) Social Media
7 5 (1.99%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.99%) Tandem
8 4 (1.59%) FMCG
8 4 (1.59%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (1.20%) Freedom of Information Act
9 3 (1.20%) Social Network
10 2 (0.80%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.80%) Marketing Technology
10 2 (0.80%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.80%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.80%) Linux
2 1 (0.40%) Unix
2 1 (0.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (30.28%) Analytics
2 57 (22.71%) Visualisation
3 55 (21.91%) Data Management
3 55 (21.91%) Data Science
4 52 (20.72%) Data Governance
5 50 (19.92%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (13.94%) Data Visualisation
6 35 (13.94%) ETL
7 34 (13.55%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (12.75%) Project Management
9 31 (12.35%) Data Analytics
9 31 (12.35%) Machine Learning
10 30 (11.95%) Data Analysis
11 29 (11.55%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 28 (11.16%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (9.16%) Computer Science
13 23 (9.16%) Migration
14 22 (8.76%) Statistics
15 21 (8.37%) Data Migration
15 21 (8.37%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 72 (28.69%) SQL
2 43 (17.13%) Python
3 33 (13.15%) R
4 17 (6.77%) C#
5 15 (5.98%) Java
5 15 (5.98%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.18%) Scala
7 12 (4.78%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.39%) Go
9 5 (1.99%) C
9 5 (1.99%) PHP
9 5 (1.99%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.59%) C++
10 4 (1.59%) U-SQL
11 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (15.94%) Degree
2 9 (3.59%) CISM
2 9 (3.59%) CISSP
3 8 (3.19%) CISA
4 6 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.39%) PhD
4 6 (2.39%) Postgraduate
5 5 (1.99%) CRISC
5 5 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.59%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.59%) MCAD
6 4 (1.59%) MCDBA
6 4 (1.59%) MCSD
6 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.20%) ISEB
8 2 (0.80%) ACCA
8 2 (0.80%) PMP
9 1 (0.40%) CIMA
9 1 (0.40%) MBA
9 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (25.10%) Data Quality
2 46 (18.33%) Solvency II
3 33 (13.15%) Dodd-Frank
3 33 (13.15%) GDPR
4 29 (11.55%) IFRS
5 17 (6.77%) FATCA
6 10 (3.98%) IFRS 9
6 10 (3.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (2.39%) QA
8 1 (0.40%) GxP
8 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.40%) MiFID
8 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.99%) CASB
2 2 (0.80%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (0.80%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 43 (17.13%) Tableau
2 35 (13.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.38%) Oracle
4 9 (3.59%) Bloomberg
4 9 (3.59%) Informatica
5 7 (2.79%) FactSet
5 7 (2.79%) Reuters
6 6 (2.39%) Algorithmics
6 6 (2.39%) Facebook
6 6 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.39%) SAP
6 6 (2.39%) Sun
7 5 (1.99%) IBM
7 5 (1.99%) Symantec
7 5 (1.99%) Talend
8 4 (1.59%) Cognos
8 4 (1.59%) Databricks
9 3 (1.20%) Adobe
9 3 (1.20%) Google
9 3 (1.20%) Hortonworks