Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Strategy
England > London
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 606 607 640
Rank change year-on-year +1 +33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Strategy 213 234 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.34% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 176 164 238
London median annual salary £65,000 £68,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% -1.79% -9.68%
10th Percentile £50,000 £43,575 £45,875
90th Percentile £106,875 £100,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 63,380 68,409 74,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.74% 92.61% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50,624 53,120 64,333
London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,560
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 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 -3 55 £65,000 -3.70% 7
West London - 13 £62,500 - 7
South London -3 2 £115,000 +17.95% 1
Data Strategy
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 100 (46.95%) SQL
2 99 (46.48%) Business Intelligence
3 85 (39.91%) Data Warehouse
4 75 (35.21%) SQL Server
5 73 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (30.99%) Analytics
7 65 (30.52%) Finance
8 62 (29.11%) Data Modelling
9 61 (28.64%) Big Data
10 58 (27.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 55 (25.82%) T-SQL
12 52 (24.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 49 (23.00%) Degree
14 47 (22.07%) Power BI
15 42 (19.72%) ETL
16 39 (18.31%) Microsoft
16 39 (18.31%) Data Lake
17 37 (17.37%) Marketing
18 35 (16.43%) Data Management
19 34 (15.96%) C#
19 34 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
20 33 (15.49%) CRM
20 33 (15.49%) Computer Science
20 33 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
21 32 (15.02%) PRINCE2
22 31 (14.55%) Project Management
22 31 (14.55%) Data Architecture
23 30 (14.08%) Python
23 30 (14.08%) Business Analysis
24 27 (12.68%) Investment Management

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 15 (7.04%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.23%) SAS
3 8 (3.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (2.82%) Apache
5 3 (1.41%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.41%) Jupyter
6 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.47%) Confluence
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.41%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (9.86%) Markit EDM
2 13 (6.10%) Unit4 Business World
3 9 (4.23%) Eloqua
4 8 (3.76%) Adobe Campaign
4 8 (3.76%) Unica
5 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.94%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.94%) Raiser's Edge
6 1 (0.47%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.69%) Adobe Analytics
4 9 (4.23%) SaaS
5 8 (3.76%) PaaS
6 5 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.88%) BPaaS
7 4 (1.88%) IaaS
8 3 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.94%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.94%) Boomi
9 2 (0.94%) GitHub
9 2 (0.94%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) SSH
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (39.91%) Data Warehouse
2 75 (35.21%) SQL Server
3 61 (28.64%) Big Data
4 58 (27.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (24.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (22.07%) Power BI
7 39 (18.31%) Data Lake
8 20 (9.39%) Hadoop
9 13 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (4.23%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 9 (4.23%) Data Mining
11 9 (4.23%) NoSQL
11 9 (4.23%) Relational Database
12 8 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (2.82%) Apache Hive
14 5 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (2.35%) OLTP
15 4 (1.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (10.80%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.88%) JIRA
3 3 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.94%) ER Studio
4 2 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.47%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.47%) TestRail
General
1 65 (30.52%) Finance
2 37 (17.37%) Marketing
3 14 (6.57%) Banking
4 9 (4.23%) Arabic Language
4 9 (4.23%) French Language
4 9 (4.23%) Portuguese Language
4 9 (4.23%) Spanish Language
5 7 (3.29%) Front Office
6 5 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.94%) Advertising
9 2 (0.94%) Retail
10 1 (0.47%) Games
10 1 (0.47%) Law
10 1 (0.47%) Legal
10 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (26.76%) Architect
2 52 (24.41%) Developer
3 43 (20.19%) Data Architect
4 24 (11.27%) Data Manager
4 24 (11.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 22 (10.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 17 (7.98%) Senior Architect
6 17 (7.98%) Senior Manager
6 17 (7.98%) SQL Developer
7 14 (6.57%) Project Manager
8 13 (6.10%) Analyst
9 12 (5.63%) Data Scientist
9 12 (5.63%) Senior Project Manager
10 9 (4.23%) Implementation Manager
10 9 (4.23%) Implementation Project Manager
10 9 (4.23%) SQL BI Developer
10 9 (4.23%) SSIS Developer
11 8 (3.76%) Project Implementation Manager
11 8 (3.76%) Senior Data Architect
11 8 (3.76%) Senior Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.27%) .NET
2 21 (9.86%) .NET Framework
3 11 (5.16%) Kafka
4 9 (4.23%) Spring
5 8 (3.76%) Hibernate
5 8 (3.76%) HTML
5 8 (3.76%) HTML5
5 8 (3.76%) jQuery
5 8 (3.76%) LESS
6 5 (2.35%) REST
7 4 (1.88%) MDX
7 4 (1.88%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (1.41%) SOAP
8 3 (1.41%) Web Services
9 2 (0.94%) Anaconda
9 2 (0.94%) FpML
9 2 (0.94%) JSON
9 2 (0.94%) XML
10 1 (0.47%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
1 33 (15.49%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.80%) Equities
3 22 (10.33%) Derivative
3 22 (10.33%) Fixed Income
4 21 (9.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.88%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.88%) Fintech
9 3 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.41%) Life Science
9 3 (1.41%) User Experience
10 2 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.94%) Marketing Technology
10 2 (0.94%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.94%) Social Media
11 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.88%) Linux
2 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (46.48%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (30.99%) Analytics
4 62 (29.11%) Data Modelling
5 42 (19.72%) ETL
6 35 (16.43%) Data Management
7 34 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (15.49%) CRM
9 32 (15.02%) PRINCE2
10 31 (14.55%) Data Architecture
10 31 (14.55%) Project Management
11 30 (14.08%) Business Analysis
12 27 (12.68%) Investment Management
13 25 (11.74%) Data Analytics
13 25 (11.74%) Data Governance
14 24 (11.27%) Performance Tuning
15 23 (10.80%) Mentoring
16 22 (10.33%) Change Management
16 22 (10.33%) Coaching
16 22 (10.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 100 (46.95%) SQL
2 55 (25.82%) T-SQL
3 34 (15.96%) C#
4 30 (14.08%) Python
5 18 (8.45%) R
6 17 (7.98%) Java
7 12 (5.63%) JavaScript
8 11 (5.16%) PHP
9 8 (3.76%) VB
10 3 (1.41%) C
10 3 (1.41%) Clojure
10 3 (1.41%) Perl
10 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.41%) Scala
10 3 (1.41%) VBA
11 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 49 (23.00%) Degree
2 21 (9.86%) ISEB
3 7 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.35%) PhD
5 4 (1.88%) ISACA
5 4 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.94%) MBA
6 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) ACCA
7 1 (0.47%) CIMA
7 1 (0.47%) CISM
7 1 (0.47%) CISSP
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.68%) Data Quality
2 26 (12.21%) GDPR
3 16 (7.51%) QA
4 4 (1.88%) COBIT
5 3 (1.41%) GxP
6 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.94%) SLA
7 1 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (1.41%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 21 (9.86%) Automic
1 21 (9.86%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.68%) Oracle
3 13 (6.10%) Tableau
4 11 (5.16%) Adobe
5 8 (3.76%) Aprimo
6 6 (2.82%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (2.35%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.88%) Alteryx
8 4 (1.88%) Cognos
8 4 (1.88%) Google
8 4 (1.88%) Hortonworks
8 4 (1.88%) IBM
9 3 (1.41%) Databricks
10 2 (0.94%) Dell
10 2 (0.94%) SAP
11 1 (0.47%) Dataiku
11 1 (0.47%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 1 (0.47%) Teradata
11 1 (0.47%) Twitter