Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Strategy
England > London
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 602 617 567
Rank change year-on-year +15 -50 +52
Permanent jobs citing Data Strategy 207 232 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 170 174 265
London median annual salary £65,000 £67,250 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.35% -10.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £49,250 £47,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £95,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +3.70%

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 62,199 68,978 71,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.67% 92.81% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49,979 52,815 61,328
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -18 45 £65,000 -3.70% 11
West London - 6 £60,000 - 7
Data Strategy
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 97 (46.86%) Business Intelligence
2 91 (43.96%) SQL
3 74 (35.75%) Analytics
4 73 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (34.78%) Finance
6 71 (34.30%) Data Warehouse
7 64 (30.92%) SQL Server
8 54 (26.09%) Big Data
9 53 (25.60%) Data Modelling
10 48 (23.19%) Project Management
11 45 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 44 (21.26%) Degree
13 42 (20.29%) ETL
13 42 (20.29%) T-SQL
14 41 (19.81%) CRM
14 41 (19.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 41 (19.81%) Data Lake
15 39 (18.84%) Oracle
16 38 (18.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 38 (18.36%) Power BI
17 35 (16.91%) PRINCE2
17 35 (16.91%) Data Management
18 34 (16.43%) Data Governance
18 34 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
19 33 (15.94%) Data Architecture
19 33 (15.94%) C#
20 32 (15.46%) Microsoft
21 31 (14.98%) Change Management
22 30 (14.49%) Python
23 29 (14.01%) Marketing

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 17 (8.21%) SAS
2 16 (7.73%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (3.38%) Apache
4 4 (1.93%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.93%) Jupyter
5 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.93%) Chatbot
4 3 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (10.14%) Unit4 Business World
2 16 (7.73%) Markit EDM
3 8 (3.86%) Eloqua
4 7 (3.38%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (3.38%) Raiser's Edge
4 7 (3.38%) Unica
5 2 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.97%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.48%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.73%) PaaS
3 12 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (5.31%) SaaS
5 9 (4.35%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (3.86%) BPaaS
7 6 (2.90%) Data Lake Analytics
8 5 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.45%) IaaS
10 2 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.97%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.97%) Boomi
10 2 (0.97%) GitHub
10 2 (0.97%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.48%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.48%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.48%) Siri
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) Internet
1 2 (0.97%) SSH
2 1 (0.48%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (34.30%) Data Warehouse
2 64 (30.92%) SQL Server
3 54 (26.09%) Big Data
4 45 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (19.81%) Data Lake
5 41 (19.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (18.36%) Power BI
7 22 (10.63%) Hadoop
8 14 (6.76%) Relational Database
9 11 (5.31%) NoSQL
10 10 (4.83%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 9 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (3.86%) Apache Hive
13 7 (3.38%) MySQL
14 6 (2.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 6 (2.90%) MongoDB
15 5 (2.42%) Cosmos DB
15 5 (2.42%) HDInsight
15 5 (2.42%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 18 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.86%) ER Studio
3 5 (2.42%) ERwin
4 4 (1.93%) JIRA
5 3 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.48%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.48%) TestRail
General
1 72 (34.78%) Finance
2 29 (14.01%) Marketing
3 20 (9.66%) Banking
4 12 (5.80%) Arabic Language
4 12 (5.80%) French Language
4 12 (5.80%) Portuguese Language
4 12 (5.80%) Retail
4 12 (5.80%) Spanish Language
5 7 (3.38%) Automotive
5 7 (3.38%) Legal
6 6 (2.90%) Front Office
7 5 (2.42%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.93%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Law
9 1 (0.48%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Social Science
9 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (28.02%) Architect
2 43 (20.77%) Data Architect
3 38 (18.36%) Developer
4 23 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 21 (10.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 20 (9.66%) Senior Architect
7 19 (9.18%) Senior Manager
8 17 (8.21%) Data Manager
8 17 (8.21%) Senior Project Manager
9 14 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 12 (5.80%) Implementation Manager
10 12 (5.80%) Implementation Project Manager
10 12 (5.80%) Senior Data Architect
11 9 (4.35%) Analyst
11 9 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 9 (4.35%) Lead Developer
11 9 (4.35%) SQL Developer
12 8 (3.86%) Data Scientist
12 8 (3.86%) Project Implementation Manager
12 8 (3.86%) Senior Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.59%) .NET
2 15 (7.25%) .NET Framework
3 10 (4.83%) Kafka
4 8 (3.86%) HTML
4 8 (3.86%) Spring
5 7 (3.38%) Hibernate
5 7 (3.38%) HTML5
5 7 (3.38%) jQuery
5 7 (3.38%) LESS
6 3 (1.45%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (1.45%) Web Services
7 2 (0.97%) D3.js
7 2 (0.97%) FpML
7 2 (0.97%) JSON
7 2 (0.97%) XML
8 1 (0.48%) JSON Schema
8 1 (0.48%) REST
8 1 (0.48%) scikit-learn
8 1 (0.48%) Spark Streaming
8 1 (0.48%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.21%) Derivative
3 17 (8.21%) Fixed Income
4 16 (7.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (7.25%) Equities
6 10 (4.83%) Life Science
7 8 (3.86%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (3.38%) Reference Data
8 7 (3.38%) Robotics
9 5 (2.42%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.93%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.93%) Fintech
10 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.45%) User Experience
12 2 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.97%) Marketing Technology
12 2 (0.97%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.45%) Linux
2 2 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (46.86%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (35.75%) Analytics
3 73 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (25.60%) Data Modelling
5 48 (23.19%) Project Management
6 42 (20.29%) ETL
7 41 (19.81%) CRM
8 38 (18.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (16.91%) Data Management
9 35 (16.91%) PRINCE2
10 34 (16.43%) Data Governance
11 33 (15.94%) Data Architecture
12 31 (14.98%) Change Management
13 28 (13.53%) Business Analysis
13 28 (13.53%) ERP
14 25 (12.08%) Data Analytics
14 25 (12.08%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (11.59%) Data Science
16 23 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
17 22 (10.63%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (43.96%) SQL
2 42 (20.29%) T-SQL
3 33 (15.94%) C#
4 30 (14.49%) Python
5 18 (8.70%) Java
5 18 (8.70%) R
6 10 (4.83%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.83%) PHP
7 7 (3.38%) VB
8 4 (1.93%) Scala
9 3 (1.45%) C
9 3 (1.45%) Perl
10 2 (0.97%) C++
10 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.48%) Ruby
11 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (21.26%) Degree
2 18 (8.70%) ISEB
3 8 (3.86%) ISACA
3 8 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (3.38%) PMI Certification
4 7 (3.38%) PMP
4 7 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.42%) PhD
6 2 (0.97%) MBA
6 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.01%) Data Quality
2 20 (9.66%) GDPR
3 16 (7.73%) QA
4 8 (3.86%) COBIT
5 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.97%) SLA
6 1 (0.48%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (1.45%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 15 (7.25%) Automic
1 15 (7.25%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (18.84%) Oracle
2 32 (15.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.83%) Adobe
4 8 (3.86%) Tableau
5 7 (3.38%) Aprimo
5 7 (3.38%) Hortonworks
6 6 (2.90%) Cloudera
6 6 (2.90%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (2.42%) Cognos
7 5 (2.42%) IBM
7 5 (2.42%) IDERA
7 5 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.93%) Databricks
8 4 (1.93%) Google
9 3 (1.45%) Adaptive Insights
9 3 (1.45%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.97%) Dell
11 1 (0.48%) Apple
11 1 (0.48%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.48%) Teradata