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

Data Strategy
England > London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 586 582 629
Rank change year-on-year -4 +47 +25
Permanent jobs citing Data Strategy 243 245 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 205 168 224
London median annual salary £75,000 £71,400 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.04% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £106,500 £128,650
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -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 63,581 64,182 75,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.55% 91.58% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 51,218 52,520 64,490
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 June 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 June 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 -6 57 £65,000 -15.58% 7
West London +23 14 £62,500 +4.17% 2
East London -6 2 £54,633 -27.16% 1
South London -8 2 £115,000 - 1
Data Strategy
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 111 (45.68%) SQL
2 91 (37.45%) Business Intelligence
2 91 (37.45%) Finance
3 86 (35.39%) Data Warehouse
4 76 (31.28%) Data Modelling
5 71 (29.22%) Big Data
6 68 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (27.57%) Data Management
7 67 (27.57%) SQL Server
8 62 (25.51%) Analytics
9 55 (22.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 50 (20.58%) T-SQL
11 47 (19.34%) Data Architecture
11 47 (19.34%) Power BI
12 46 (18.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 44 (18.11%) Microsoft
14 42 (17.28%) ETL
14 42 (17.28%) Degree
15 40 (16.46%) Data Quality
16 39 (16.05%) Computer Science
16 39 (16.05%) Data Lake
17 37 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (14.81%) Data Governance
18 36 (14.81%) Project Management
19 32 (13.17%) PRINCE2
20 31 (12.76%) Python
20 31 (12.76%) Marketing
21 30 (12.35%) Management Information System
21 30 (12.35%) Mentoring
22 28 (11.52%) Hadoop

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 16 (6.58%) Apache Spark
2 13 (5.35%) SAS
3 8 (3.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.65%) Tuxedo
4 4 (1.65%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.23%) Apache
6 2 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.82%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
7 1 (0.41%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.41%) Luigi
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (7.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.82%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (5.35%) Markit EDM
2 9 (3.70%) Eloqua
2 9 (3.70%) Unica
3 8 (3.29%) Adobe Campaign
3 8 (3.29%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.82%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Raiser's Edge
5 1 (0.41%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.70%) Adobe Analytics
3 7 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.47%) SaaS
5 5 (2.06%) IaaS
5 5 (2.06%) PaaS
6 2 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) Internet
1 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (35.39%) Data Warehouse
2 71 (29.22%) Big Data
3 67 (27.57%) SQL Server
4 55 (22.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (19.34%) Power BI
6 46 (18.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 39 (16.05%) Data Lake
8 28 (11.52%) Hadoop
9 20 (8.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (5.76%) Data Mining
11 10 (4.12%) NoSQL
11 10 (4.12%) OLTP
11 10 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (3.70%) Relational Database
13 8 (3.29%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (3.29%) OLAP
14 7 (2.88%) OLAP Cube
14 7 (2.88%) Snowflake Schema
15 5 (2.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (5.76%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.65%) ERwin
3 2 (0.82%) JIRA
4 1 (0.41%) ER Studio
4 1 (0.41%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.41%) RStudio
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) TestRail
General
1 91 (37.45%) Finance
2 31 (12.76%) Marketing
3 13 (5.35%) Banking
4 9 (3.70%) Retail
5 7 (2.88%) Arabic Language
5 7 (2.88%) French Language
5 7 (2.88%) Portuguese Language
5 7 (2.88%) Spanish Language
6 6 (2.47%) Front Office
7 5 (2.06%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.82%) Games
8 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (25.10%) Architect
2 50 (20.58%) Data Architect
3 47 (19.34%) Developer
4 30 (12.35%) Data Manager
5 24 (9.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 23 (9.47%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 20 (8.23%) SQL Developer
8 16 (6.58%) Analyst
9 14 (5.76%) Data Scientist
10 13 (5.35%) Senior Manager
11 12 (4.94%) SQL BI Developer
12 11 (4.53%) Enterprise Architect
12 11 (4.53%) Enterprise Data Architect
13 10 (4.12%) Project Manager
13 10 (4.12%) Senior Architect
14 9 (3.70%) Head of Information
14 9 (3.70%) SSIS Developer
15 8 (3.29%) Data Engineer
15 8 (3.29%) Head of Security
15 8 (3.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.58%) .NET
2 13 (5.35%) .NET Framework
2 13 (5.35%) Kafka
3 9 (3.70%) MDX
3 9 (3.70%) REST
4 8 (3.29%) Hibernate
4 8 (3.29%) HTML
4 8 (3.29%) HTML5
4 8 (3.29%) jQuery
4 8 (3.29%) LESS
4 8 (3.29%) Spring
5 7 (2.88%) SOAP
5 7 (2.88%) XML
6 5 (2.06%) JMS
7 4 (1.65%) EDI
7 4 (1.65%) J2EE
7 4 (1.65%) Web Services
8 3 (1.23%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (0.82%) Samza
9 2 (0.82%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.05%) Computer Science
2 37 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (12.35%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.17%) Equities
5 14 (5.76%) Derivative
5 14 (5.76%) Fixed Income
6 13 (5.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.65%) Robotics
10 3 (1.23%) Fintech
10 3 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.23%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.82%) Life Science
11 2 (0.82%) Social Media
12 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.23%) Linux
2 1 (0.41%) CentOS
2 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (37.45%) Business Intelligence
2 76 (31.28%) Data Modelling
3 68 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (27.57%) Data Management
5 62 (25.51%) Analytics
6 47 (19.34%) Data Architecture
7 42 (17.28%) ETL
8 36 (14.81%) Data Governance
8 36 (14.81%) Project Management
9 32 (13.17%) PRINCE2
10 30 (12.35%) Mentoring
11 27 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (9.88%) Coaching
13 24 (9.88%) CRM
13 24 (9.88%) Data Analytics
13 24 (9.88%) Enterprise Architecture
13 24 (9.88%) Migration
14 23 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (9.47%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 111 (45.68%) SQL
2 50 (20.58%) T-SQL
3 31 (12.76%) Python
4 26 (10.70%) R
5 25 (10.29%) C#
6 13 (5.35%) Java
7 11 (4.53%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.12%) Scala
9 9 (3.70%) PHP
10 8 (3.29%) VB
11 7 (2.88%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.06%) VBA
13 3 (1.23%) Clojure
14 2 (0.82%) C
14 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.41%) C++
15 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (17.28%) Degree
2 14 (5.76%) CISM
2 14 (5.76%) CISSP
3 13 (5.35%) ISEB
4 10 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.06%) PhD
6 2 (0.82%) MBA
7 1 (0.41%) ACCA
7 1 (0.41%) CIMA
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (16.46%) Data Quality
2 23 (9.47%) QA
3 19 (7.82%) GDPR
4 14 (5.76%) Cyber Essentials
4 14 (5.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 14 (5.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.65%) GxP
6 3 (1.23%) PMO
7 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (5.35%) Automic
1 13 (5.35%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (18.11%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.88%) Oracle
3 18 (7.41%) Tableau
4 11 (4.53%) Adobe
5 8 (3.29%) Aprimo
6 7 (2.88%) Cloudera
6 7 (2.88%) Teradata
7 6 (2.47%) Google
7 6 (2.47%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (2.06%) IBM
8 5 (2.06%) Informatica
8 5 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.06%) SAP
9 4 (1.65%) Alteryx
9 4 (1.65%) Axway
9 4 (1.65%) DataFlux
9 4 (1.65%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.65%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.65%) Vitria
9 4 (1.65%) webMethods