Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Data Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Strategy over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Strategy
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 571 596 562
Rank change year-on-year +25 -34 -9
Permanent jobs citing Data Strategy 206 230 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 147 191 229
London median annual salary £70,000 £68,000 £77,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -11.69% -3.75%
10th Percentile £42,500 £51,250 £45,600
90th Percentile £102,500 £110,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +7.69%

Data Strategy 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 57,763 65,463 65,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.03% 93.19% 92.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46,609 52,340 55,414
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,575
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Data Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Data Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Strategy in London

Data Strategy
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Strategy in London

Data Strategy
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Strategy in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Strategy in London

Data Strategy
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 Strategy within the London region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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 +10 31 £82,500 +22.22% 14
West London +25 4 £90,000 - 10
Data Strategy
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing Data Strategy 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 London region with a requirement for Data Strategy.

1 79 (38.35%) Business Intelligence
1 79 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
1 79 (38.35%) Analytics
2 74 (35.92%) SQL
3 66 (32.04%) Data Modelling
4 54 (26.21%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (24.27%) Finance
6 47 (22.82%) SQL Server
7 44 (21.36%) ETL
8 43 (20.87%) Marketing
9 42 (20.39%) Data Governance
9 42 (20.39%) Data Science
10 40 (19.42%) Big Data
10 40 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
11 39 (18.93%) Project Management
11 39 (18.93%) Visualisation
12 38 (18.45%) Data Quality
12 38 (18.45%) Data Architecture
13 37 (17.96%) Data Management
14 36 (17.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 35 (16.99%) Change Management
15 35 (16.99%) Python
16 34 (16.50%) Degree
17 33 (16.02%) Oracle
17 33 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
18 32 (15.53%) Master Data Management
18 32 (15.53%) Data Lake
18 32 (15.53%) CRM
19 27 (13.11%) Banking
19 27 (13.11%) Machine Learning

Data Strategy
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 22 (10.68%) SAS
2 15 (7.28%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.94%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.97%) Apache
4 2 (0.97%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.49%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.94%) SPSS
2 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.49%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.49%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (5.83%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (2.91%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.91%) Raiser's Edge
3 2 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.97%) Unica
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.49%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.49%) FastStats
4 1 (0.49%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.49%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 40 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (10.68%) PaaS
3 15 (7.28%) Data Lake Analytics
4 12 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (3.88%) BPaaS
5 8 (3.88%) SaaS
6 5 (2.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.94%) GitHub
7 4 (1.94%) Serverless
8 3 (1.46%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (1.46%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.49%) Boomi
9 1 (0.49%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.49%) Siri
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.49%) Broadband
2 1 (0.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.21%) Data Warehouse
2 47 (22.82%) SQL Server
3 40 (19.42%) Big Data
4 32 (15.53%) Data Lake
5 23 (11.17%) NoSQL
6 21 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (8.74%) MongoDB
8 16 (7.77%) Relational Database
9 15 (7.28%) Hadoop
9 15 (7.28%) MySQL
10 14 (6.80%) Cosmos DB
10 14 (6.80%) Power BI
10 14 (6.80%) StreamInsight
11 12 (5.83%) HDInsight
11 12 (5.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (5.34%) Apache Hive
12 11 (5.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 6 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (2.43%) HBase
Development Applications
1 12 (5.83%) ER Studio
2 11 (5.34%) ERwin
3 6 (2.91%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.49%) JIRA
5 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (24.27%) Finance
2 43 (20.87%) Marketing
3 27 (13.11%) Banking
4 16 (7.77%) Retail
5 10 (4.85%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.37%) Legal
7 8 (3.88%) Automotive
8 5 (2.43%) Arabic Language
8 5 (2.43%) French Language
8 5 (2.43%) Portuguese Language
8 5 (2.43%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.97%) Front Office
10 2 (0.97%) Publishing
11 1 (0.49%) Advertising
11 1 (0.49%) Law
11 1 (0.49%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.49%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (35.92%) Architect
2 65 (31.55%) Data Architect
3 21 (10.19%) Analyst
4 15 (7.28%) Data Analyst
4 15 (7.28%) Project Manager
5 13 (6.31%) Consultant
5 13 (6.31%) Developer
6 11 (5.34%) Azure Architect
6 11 (5.34%) Data Manager
6 11 (5.34%) Senior Architect
7 10 (4.85%) Senior Data Architect
7 10 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.37%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (3.88%) Enterprise Architect
9 8 (3.88%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 8 (3.88%) Senior Manager
9 8 (3.88%) Senior Project Manager
10 7 (3.40%) Data Consultant
10 7 (3.40%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (3.40%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.17%) .NET
2 20 (9.71%) Kafka
3 5 (2.43%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.94%) Web Services
5 2 (0.97%) D3.js
5 2 (0.97%) HTML
5 2 (0.97%) JSON
5 2 (0.97%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (0.97%) Spring
5 2 (0.97%) XML
6 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.49%) CSS
6 1 (0.49%) Django
6 1 (0.49%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.49%) HTML5
6 1 (0.49%) J2EE
6 1 (0.49%) jQuery
6 1 (0.49%) LESS
6 1 (0.49%) scikit-learn
6 1 (0.49%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.19%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.34%) Cloud Native
4 10 (4.85%) Data Structures
4 10 (4.85%) Life Science
5 8 (3.88%) Fintech
5 8 (3.88%) Fixed Income
5 8 (3.88%) Reference Data
5 8 (3.88%) Robotics
6 7 (3.40%) Derivative
7 6 (2.91%) Equities
7 6 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.43%) Analytical Mindset
8 5 (2.43%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.94%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.94%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.46%) User Experience
11 2 (0.97%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.97%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.91%) Windows
2 5 (2.43%) Linux
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
1 79 (38.35%) Analytics
1 79 (38.35%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (32.04%) Data Modelling
3 44 (21.36%) ETL
4 42 (20.39%) Data Governance
4 42 (20.39%) Data Science
5 39 (18.93%) Project Management
5 39 (18.93%) Visualisation
6 38 (18.45%) Data Architecture
7 37 (17.96%) Data Management
8 36 (17.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (16.99%) Change Management
10 32 (15.53%) CRM
10 32 (15.53%) Master Data Management
11 27 (13.11%) Machine Learning
12 25 (12.14%) Translating Business Requirements
13 22 (10.68%) Computer Science
13 22 (10.68%) PRINCE2
14 21 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 74 (35.92%) SQL
2 35 (16.99%) Python
3 24 (11.65%) C#
3 24 (11.65%) R
4 12 (5.83%) T-SQL
5 11 (5.34%) Java
6 8 (3.88%) PHP
7 4 (1.94%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.94%) VB
8 2 (0.97%) C
8 2 (0.97%) C++
8 2 (0.97%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.49%) Go
9 1 (0.49%) Perl
9 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.49%) Ruby
9 1 (0.49%) Scala
9 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (16.50%) Degree
2 8 (3.88%) ISACA
2 8 (3.88%) ISEB
2 8 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (3.88%) PMI Certification
2 8 (3.88%) PMP
2 8 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.97%) PhD
5 1 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (18.45%) Data Quality
2 26 (12.62%) GDPR
3 24 (11.65%) QA
4 8 (3.88%) COBIT
5 6 (2.91%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) HDFS
2 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (2.43%) Automic
1 5 (2.43%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (1.46%) Control-M
3 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (16.02%) Oracle
2 25 (12.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.77%) Tableau
4 11 (5.34%) IDERA
5 8 (3.88%) IBM
6 6 (2.91%) BT
6 6 (2.91%) Informatica
7 5 (2.43%) Google
7 5 (2.43%) WorldPay
8 4 (1.94%) Adaptive Insights
9 3 (1.46%) Hortonworks
10 2 (0.97%) Aprimo
10 2 (0.97%) Cognos
10 2 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.97%) Talend
11 1 (0.49%) Adobe
11 1 (0.49%) Apple
11 1 (0.49%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.49%) Dell
11 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com